Basin Community, George County, Mississippi
Lat: 30° 51' 33"N, Lon: 88° 40' 02"W
Contributed by James Trussell, Oct 26, 2007 [firstname.lastname@example.org].
Total records = 17.
Traveling west out of Lucedale, Mississippi on Highway 26 West,
you will cross an overpass and a short time later you will see Shady
Grove cemetery on your left. You will take a left hand turn on the
next blacktop road, after you pass this cemetery. This is known
as Old. Highway 26, stay on it for 1.3 miles. Here you will come
to the intersection with Howell Mill road on your left. Take this
left hand exit and go .6 tenths of a mile. Now on your right will
be Howell Cemetery Road, take this right turn and go another .4
tenths of a mile. This road will dead end at the cemetery.
This cemetery belongs to the Howell family and upkeep is provided
by Delois Howell, with some help from Stanley Stringfellow. Delois
Howell is married to Benny Howell. Benny Howell and Stanley Stringfellow
are both great-great grandsons of Mr. G.M. Howell who is buried
in this cemetery. The cemetery is surrounded by a chain link fence
and is well maintained.
This is a complete reading of all existing stones and markers
for this cemetery up to Oct 26, 2007. All information was taken
from headstone and concrete slab inscriptions.
- James Trussell
Bond, Lola (Howell), b. 09-16-1887, d. 03-26-1972
Bond, Rollie M, b. 10-22-1923, d. 05-24-2003, ABF2, US Navy
Bond, W. M., b. 12-30-1877, d. 06-08-1937, "Marion"
Conner, infant, d. 01-??-1944, inf. of Mr./Mrs. J.W. "Bud"
Conner, infant, d. 06-??-1945, inf. of Mr./Mrs. J.W. "Bud"
Howell, Elizabeth, b. 03-21-1851, d. 07-21-1921
Howell, G. Melvin, b. 06-06-1920, d. 02-20-1975, "Daddy"
Howell, G. M, b. 08-04-1852, d. 01-29-1936
Howell, Gary W, b. 03-26-1952, d. 02-17-2002, "Son"
Howell, George C, b. 10-30-1883, d. 07-06-1954
Howell, infant daughter, d. 1911, "At Rest with Jesus"
Howell, infant daughter, d. 1930, "At Rest with Jesus"
Howell, John Wesley, b. 03-23-1893, d. 05-10-1974
Howell, Maggie Virginia, b. 02-07-1896, d. 02-02-1982, "Mama"
Howell, Rae Belle, b. 1893, d. 1941
Smith, Barry A, b. 12-23-1969, d. 12-23-1969, infant grave
Stringfellow, Willie Calvin, b. 04-22-1926, d. 12-04-2004
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