Emmanuel Baptist Church Cemetery
Description: Surveyed June 16, 2005
Location: From the Baldwin County Courthouse, go east on Hancock St. one block. Turn right (south) on Wayne St., which becomes Business 441S. Follow Business 441S for approximately 4 miles to the intersection of Hwys 441 and 243. At this intersection, 441S goes left and highway 243 (the Gordon Highway) goes straight. Go straight and follow 243 south from that point for 2.6 miles. The cemetery is on the left behind the church.

GPS coordinates: 32 59' 33.6" N 83 15' 41.1" W
or in degrees only form: 32.99267 N X 83.26142 W
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GMD: 322
Cemetery Status: Active
Predominant race: Black
List of Graves
Pers. No.NameBirthDeathInscription and NotesService
1Arthur T. Patrick Mar 16, 1904Apr 25, 1976Granddaddy

2Mary S. Patrick Apr 26, 1908Jan 8, 1988Mama, Your memories will always be with us.

3 Emmett S. Hobbs  Feb 18, 1915Dec 13, 1991Daddy. On same headstone as Mary J. Hobbs.

4Mary J. Hobbs Sep 13, 1922Oct 20, 1987Mama. On same headstone as Emmett S. Hobbs.

5Roy Edgerton, Sr. Feb 1, 1904Mar 16, 1995Father

6Evelyn M. Edgerton Nov 21, 1916Sep 11, 1990Mother

7Holmes J. Amerson Sep 5, 1934Nov 3, 1991m. Oct 8, 1953 to Helen L. Amerson.

8Helen L. Burkes Amerson May 3, 1937Dec 19, 2011m. Oct. 8, 1953 to Holmes J. Amerson.

Maiden name per obituary.
9Eveline F. Wagner Jun 26, 1908Jun 6, 1996   
10Henry L. Yarbrough Jan 29, 1912Feb 7, 1972   
11Newell F. Fletcher Yarbrough Oct 16, 1913May 2, 2009Maiden name per obituary.  
12Wilson E. Ball Mar 6, 1915Jan 16, 2001Beloved husband and father

13Franklin Eugene Amerson Dec 6, 1959Jan 10, 1999Beloved Daddy

14Derek Leon Sauls Dec 7, 1969May 21, 1978   
15Wesley Luke Grimsley Mar 28, 1965Jun 23, 2000   
16Regina Dorsey Grimsley Mar 23, 1965Jun 12, 2002Stone at bottom of Wesley Luke Grimsley

17Mary Nell Brooks Grimsley May 16, 1938Dec 22, 2011On same stone as Horace
George Grimsley Sr.
18Horace George Grimsley, Sr. Nov 28, 1933Nov 10, 2002on same stone as Mary Nell Brooks Grimsley

19Harold E. Urch May 15, 1923Feb 27, 1993From your loving wife.

20Reuben L. Elliott Oct 29, 1952Feb 11, 1981"Bubba"