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Garner, Wake County, North Carolina
Lat: 35°39'59"N, Lon: 078°39'38"W
Contributed by Shirley Olson, Jan 28, 2002 [email@example.com].
Total records = 5.
Located on Old Stage Rd., (SR 1006) approx. 1 mile N. of 1010 Rd., in
the Garner area.
Directions from Raleigh: Take Hwy. 401 S. (Fayetteville Rd.)
about 12 miles south to the traffic light at the intersection of 1010
Rd. and 401 S. Turn left (east) on to 1010 Rd. and go about 2 miles to
the traffic light at the intersection of 1010 Rd. and Old Stage Rd., (SR
1006). A sign designates this as Williams Crossroads. Turn left (north)
onto Old Stage Rd., and about 1 mile up the road, on your right, (east
side) you will see 2 small cemeteries side by side. No parking available,
just pull off onto the shoulder.
This is the companion cemetery to Williams Cemetery. The cemetery
was hidden by overgrowth and brambles but is now cleared since there
are new subdivisions adjacent. Some stones are broken and laying flat.
Gordon & Shirley Olson transcribed this cemetery in January 2002.
- Shirley Olson
Broken stone, partially readable as follows: Lizzie,
daughter of ____son, b. ? Oct ?, d. ? Sep 1899
Hobby, Bettie Q. A., b. 1 Nov 1855, d. 16 Apr 1933
Hobby, Lucy May, b. 17 Sep 1891, d. 20 Jun 1903, daughter of
S.C. & B.Q. Hobby
Hobby, Nellie, b. 1 Nov 1872, d. 8 Mar 1874, "In memory of Little
Nellie, only daughter of S.C. Hobby"
Hobby, S.C., b. 6 Mar 1844, d. 28 Feb 1923
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