Hancock County (Georgia) Cemeteries

Cemetery details

Bailey Family Cemetery

Bailey Family Cemetery photo
From the Hancock County Courthouse, go southeast on Hwy 15 for 0.3 mile to the fork at the Sparta Baptist Church. Stay right at the fork and continue on Hwy 15. Travel 9.5 miles to Balerma Church Rd. Turn right and travel 3.0 miles. The cemetery is in the woods on the left of Balerma Church Rd, about 200 yards from the road.

GPS coordinates: 33 09' 51.9" N 82 54' 39.7" W
or in degrees only form: 33.16442° N X 82.91103° W
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GMD: 118
Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White

On private property (Wood Co. land).

Indexer or Contributor: Glen and Christy Cook

Number of persons found: 9
Leroy Turner
b. ca. 1840
Birth year per family records (per Glen Cook).
Military Service: Confederate States of America
Co. E, 3rd Ga. State Troop.
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Grave 1
Unmarked Adult Slab

Grave 2
Unmarked Adult Slab - Elizabeth Jackson Turner

- Jun 1882
Death month, year per family history. Possibly buried in this grave. She is buried in this cemetery, per Ossie Cook.
Grave 3
Unmarked Child Slab

Grave 4
Unmarked Adult Grave

Grave 5
Unmarked Infant Grave

Grave 6
Unmarked Infant Grave

Grave 7
Unmarked Adult Grave

What is left of a wooden marker helps to mark the grave.
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Grave 8
Unmarked Graves

At least 3 sunken spots, with more graves possible.
Grave 9