Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Watkins Family Cemetery

Watkins Family Cemetery photo
From the Hancock County Courthouse, go southwest on Hwy 22 for 7.2 miles to the intersection of Hwy 22 and Main Street in Devereux. Turn right (at the backward fork) onto Main Street and go 0.2 mile to Church Street on the left. Turn left and follow Church Street for 0.3 mile until it merges into Devereux Rd. Go left on Devereux / Jones Chapel Road and follow it for 2.9 miles to Island Creek Church Rd (dirt) on the right. Turn right on Island Creek Church Road and follow it for 3.1 miles. The cemetery is on the left side of the road about 300 yards up in the woods.

GPS coordinates: 33 12' 53" N 83 10' 22" W
or in degrees only form: 33.21472° N X 83.17278° W
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GMD: 104
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: Black

Indexer or Contributor: Jack and LaRue Johnson

Number of persons found: 5
Earnest Watkins
Sep 10, 1888 - Sep 22, 1958

Military Service: World War I
Ga Pvt 307 Labor Co. QMC
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Grave 1
Mary Behavio
Jan 6, 1855 - Feb 27, 1943

Grave 2
Zack Beion

No dates.
Grave 3
Unmarked Slab

Grave 4
Unmarked Graves

2 graves.
Grave 5