Raleigh Road Negro Cemetery,
Lexington, Davidson County, North Carolina


Submitted by & © by Kathy Merris Mills


Lexington City Cemetery, Raleigh Road, Negro Section
Located in the city of Lexington on Raleigh Road (which is Hwy 8 downtown), between Conner and Railroad Street. There are many missing headstones, or burials with no headstones or identification. Last burial here in 1981. (the other Lexington City Negro Cemetery is on Lexington Road, south of downtown Lexington—it is still in use today)


If you know of someone buried in Raleigh Road Negro Cemetery, please email me.

 

LOT NO.
LAST NAME
FIRST NAME
BIRTH
DEATH
NOTES
  Unknown ???? ???? Aug. 1, 1940 Aged About 60y
broken stone
  Unknown ???? ???? Dec. 22, 1921? Aged 89y
broken stone
  Adams Alice (Dusenbery) Jan. 15, 1869 Nov. 14, 1935  
  Adams Iley   July 3, 1??? Aged ??? 13d
Dau. of George ??? Adams
broken stone
  Adams George W. Nov. 8, 1845 Dec. 22, 1920 Our Father
  Adams John W. May 15, 1872 Dec. 28, 1928 A Faithful Father
Erected by Rev. H. L. Adams
  Adams W. H. 1899 1955  
  Albright Carrie V. May 12, 1884 April 15, 1944 Wife of Worley Albright
  Albright Jarvis Jan. 25, 1919 July 19, 1941  
  Albright Lewis   ???? Aged About 70y
  Albright Mary (Ayers) 1875 1943 His Wife
Wife of Lewis Albright
  Albright Worley A. Aug. 20, 1884 June 10, 1961  
  Ayers Henry T. 1864 1947  
  Barks Rosa (Brown) 1894 1944  
  Barnes Mary E. ? ?, 1878 Sept. 21, 1929  
  Bitting Alexander G.   March 17, 1931 Aged About 48y
  Bitting Helen   July 26, 1909 Dau. of R. B. & Julia Bitting
  Bitting Isabell H. Feb. 14, 1860 Jan. 19, 1928  
  Bitting Julia (Gilcrist) Feb. 12, 1874 May 18, 1961 Mother
Wife of Robert B. Bitting
  Bitting Lewis   July 20, 1931 Aged About 68y
  Bitting Robert B.   March 17, 1940  
  Bitting Robert D. April 19, 1901 June ?, 1923  
  Blue Allie (Payne) March 31, 1888 April 13, 1969 Mother
  Booker George D.
Oct. 7, 1899 Sept. 16, 1948 North Carolina PVT 6 FA TNG Regt.
WWII
  Bradshaw Du Ella Feb. 7, 1884 Sept. 4, 1946  
  Brummel Charles 1910 1948  
  Brummel Essie 1871 1947 Mother
  Camp James Royce Nov. 17, 1892 Aug. 18, 1925 Aged 32y 8m 29d
  Carter Pinkney April 11, 1913 July 27, 1927  
  Carter Monroe, Rev. Dec ?, 1844 Oct. 8, 1947  
  Chambers Mary Dec. 29, 1??? Jan. 19, 1925 Wife of W. M. Chambers
  Clarke Bettie Nov. 25, 1863 Aug. 31, 1946  
  Crawford Ethel (Williams) Nov. 27, 1895 July 13, 1965 Wife of R. C. Crawford
  Crawford R. C. Feb. 28, 1890 July 4, 1925 Aged 35y 4m 6d
  Cross Annie (Holt) March 1, 1895 May 3, 1948 Sister
  Crump James F. 1885 1953 Father
  Crump Lillie Artney Feb. 7, 1889 April 21, 1926  
  Crump Pearl T. 1895 1965 Wife of James F. Crump
  Crump Phyllis ? ?, 1857 July 9, 1926 A Tender Mother
  Crump Phyllis M. Aug. 26, 1909 Dec. 1, 1928 Dau. of J. F. Crump
  Crump Willie Lee   Aug. 25, 1918 Son of Guy & Phyllis Crump
Aged 21y 9m
  Curry Amanda H.   Nov. 4, 1925 Mother
Wife of Thomas Curry
Aged 71y 9m 15d
  Curry David S. Jan. 14, 1882 June 1, 1926 He was a dear and loving husband,
good and kind son and brother
on back: His Wife-
Sleep with a peaceful rest
  Curry Sallie L. March 3, 1885 July 10, 1944  
  Curry Thomas   July 5, 1909 Husband
Aged 52y 3m 4d
  Davis Alphonso 1908 1936 Brother
  Davis Carrie R. 1892 1948 Mother
  Davis Robert L.
Feb. 10, 1922 June 8, 1946 North Carolina PVT TC
WWII
  Davis William A. 1887 1933 Father
  Dixon Maggie (Hargrave) Jan. 30, 1883 Dec. 1, 1967 Wife of Thomas Edward Dixon
  Drakeford Clarence L.
Oct. 5, 1925 Oct. 10, 1976 PFC US Army
WWII
  Drakeford Cora 1891    
  Drakeford Susie (Dison) Aug. 15, 1922 Oct. 24, 1988  
  Drakeford Thomas 1881 1939  
  Dusenbury A. Kelly Jan. 19, 1867 May 23, 1946  
  Dusenbury Alice Oct. 8, 1859 Sept. 18, 1931 Mother
  Dusenbury Claude 1882 1921  
  Dusenbury Essie D. (Russell) 1884 1961 Wife of Claude Dusenbury
  Dusenbury Franklin July 29, 1852 June 17, 1923 Aged 70y 10m 18d
  Fowler Susan Nov. 10, 1888 July 2, 1930  
  Fries Lula B. 1889 1916 Wife of L. H. Fries
Another link is broken,
in our household band.
But a chain is forming in a better land.
Eastern Star Emblem
and something about a twin sister
hard to read
  Gilcrist Amanda Jane, Mrs.   Jan. 8, 1930 Mother
Aged About 8?y
  Gilcrist Cora Lee May 10, 1887 March 12, 1962  
  Gilcrist William   July 30, 1906 Aged 61y
  Gill Ida D. March 4, 1875 March 4, 1929 Dear Sister
  Goss Frank July 7, 1866 May 12, 1918  
  Hairston Jennie (Jefferess) ? ?, 1872 Aug. 2, 1929 Wife of William Riley Hairston
  Hairston William Riley July 17, 1861 ? ?, 1944  
  Hargrave Angeline   May 9, 1912 Wife of Thomas B. Hargrave
Aged 61y 10d
  Hargrave Daisy Jan. 6, 1886 Jan. 17, 1935 Wife of Alex Hargrave
The Old Rugged Cross
We Will Meet Again
  Hargrave Ellen ? ?, 1837 Dec. 22, 1925?  
  Hargrave James Mumford   May 2, 1942  
  Hargrave John Webster April 20, 1882 April 10, 1926 Father
  Hargrave Marie Dec. 29, 1866 March 12, 1948  
  Hargrave Oscar Harvey
Nov. 11, 1913 Jan. 6, 1948 PFC 3112 Engineers
WWII
  Hargrave Robert July 18, 1904 Nov. 20, 1924  
  Hargrave Tisha   June 22, 1925 Aged 83y
  Hargrave Viola (Mooney) May 4, 1892 Sept. 23, 1960 Mother
  Hargrave-Henderson Cornelia Jan. 15, 1897 July 14, 1960 buried with her Hargrave family
  Hatton Ophelia (Hargrave) Dec. 15, 1893 March 2, 1937 Wife of Frank Hatton
Aged 43y 2m 17d
  Hayes Della (Carson) March 27, 1883 Aug. 13, 1967 Wife of Robert B. Hayes
  Hayes Robert B. March 27, 1881 Oct. 31, 1947 Father
  Henderson Bessie (Cross) July 15, 1899 Dec. 9, 1961  
  Henderson Infant Sons   June 23, 1925 Infant Sons of Mr. & Mrs. Fred Henderson
  Henderson Mary Janie March 24, 1875 April 9, 1950  
  Henderson Philip Oct. 11, 1927 July 8, 1945  
  Hicklen Nettie (Crawford) May 23, 1877 Aug. 30, 1971  
  Hicklen Sylvester Jan. 10, 1869 Dec. 30, 1939  
  Holloway Lena M. Sept. 20, 1908 Oct. 20, 1974  
  Holt John 1882 1930  
  Holt Susan (Russell) Aug. 20, 1862 March 16, 1937 Wife of Charles Holt
  Hoover Millie   Nov. ?, 1928 Mother
  Horn Zeke
???? ???? Military Marker
covered in sod
  Howard Franklin Lee Nov. 2, 1924 Feb. 4, 1935  
  Jackson Vennie Aug. 6, 1892 Aug. 5, 1944  
  Johnson Ada L. 1882 1947 Mother
  Jones Willis L. July 24, 1889 Dec. 7, 1946  
  Kimbrough Harvey Franklin June 5, 1894 Nov. 7, 1922 Aged 28y 5m 2d
  Kimbrough M. Inez (Dusenbury) Feb. 22, 1895 April 5, 1924 Dau. of Franklin & Alice Kimbrough
Aged 29y 1m 14d
  Lowe Mariah N.   June 25, 1912 Wife of John H. Lowe
Aged 21y 5m
  Long Mary (Curry) Oct. 3, 1883 Nov. 4, 1957 A Loving Mother
  Lowe Lillie E. March ?, 1871 July ?, 1922  
  Lowe Lucy   Feb. 17, 1912 Aged 107 Years
  McIntosh Thomas Jefferson Feb. 17, 1875 May 10, 1947  
  McRary Fannie (Cordell) June 25, 1881   Wife
Wife of George McDuffe McRary
  McRary George McDuffe Oct. 31, 1875 May 18, 1927 Husband
  Mabry Lois Jan. 31, 1893 Jan. 15, 1964  
  Miller Nottie 1895 1924  
  Miller Mable (DeBerry) March 5, 1901 Dec. 27, 1943  
  Mock Mary May 24, 1900 July 14, 1924 Aged 24y 1m 20d
  Moore James ???? ???? hard to read
  Neely Albert T. June 22, 1883 June 20, 1933  
  Neely Mary G. Jan. 15, 1886 Nov. 3, 1938  
  Oliver Annie (Crawford) May 9, 1890 April 28, 1965  
  Oliver Crawford Feb. 14, 1906 Feb. 20, 1926 Dau. of H. M. & Annie Oliver
  Oliver Hampton Moses June 9, 1887 April 1, 1932  
  Orr Samuel E.
Jan. 24, 1887 Aug. 21, 1933 World War Veteran
  Parks Rosa (Brown) 1894 1944  
  Payne Alice (Hoover) 1900 1968  
  Payne Deloss L.
Dec. 20, 1888 April 15, 1947 North Carolina SGT 321 Service BN OMC
WWI
  Payne Henry Lewis June 16, 1867 June 29, 1944 Masonic Emblem
  Payne Jessie May 9, 1877 Jan. 13, 1981 His Wife
Wife of Henry Lewis Payne
  Payne John W.
  Nov. 5, 1940 North Carolina PVT 1CL 801 Pioneer Infantry
  Payne John William 1900 1956  
  Payne Walter A. Jan. 5, 1915 Jan. 4, 1934  
  Penry Essie V. July 4, 1867 Sept. ?, 1955 Mother
  Penry John H. Oct. 26, 18?? May ?, 1922  
  Penry Mary Dec. ?, 1858 May 13, 1922  
  Petty Joe
  June 21, 1940 North Carolina PVT 864 Co. Trans Corp.
  Potter Susan ? ?, 1859 Dec. 5, 1924  
  Powell Roberta (Mabry) March 28, 1875 Jan. 15, 1964  
  Reid Mary Elizabeth (Brummel) Sept. 14, 1925 Jan. 23, 2000  
  Richie Rebert ? ?, 1898 Dec. 2, 1933?  
  Richmond Mary E.   Aug. 17, 1913 Wife of Jno. Richmond
Aged 49y
  Roan Nellie R. (Wells) Jan. 18, 1890 Feb. 23, 1959 Wife of Sidney H. Roan
  Roan Sidney H. Jan. 1, 1892 Oct. 4, 1942  
  Roberts Olene (Payne) 1881 1955  
  Russell Eliza July 20, 1847 Dec. 15, 1936 Wife of Robert Russell
  Russell Mary E. June 28, 1887 Jan. 22, 1922 Wife of P. B.
  Saunders Robert Lee April 22, 1938 Nov. 11, 1940  
  Scott Robert ? ?, 1888 July 22, 1928  
  Smalley Ester F. May 31, 1918 Oct. 8, 1947  
  Smith Albert 1890 1957  
  Smith Alonzo 1920 1982  
  Smith Ollie (Sowers) March 19, 1887 Jan. 5, 1??? stone repaired
year of death unreadable
  Sowers Clatie Janette July 17, 1892 Dec. 23, 1966  
  Sowers Eliza Jane April 22, 1869 Nov. 7, 1937 Aged 68y 6m 15d
  Sowers Montel Ardie Nov. 28, 1956 Feb. ?, 1962 Son of Lewis & Mozelle Sowers
  Sowers Mozella M. (Norman) July 12, 1925 Nov. 28, 1956 Wife of Lewis F. Sowers
  Spaugh Lula (Curry) Oct. 3, 1883 Nov. 4, 1957  
  Sullivan Gladys (Lightner) Jan. 21, 1895 May 14, 1981 Wife
Wife of Hermit Noble Sullivan
  Sullivan Hermit Noble, D. D. Oct. 17, 1893 July 23, 1949 Husband
  Sullivan Joseph M. 1879 1932  
  Sullivan Mamie B. May 26, 1872 June 17, 1944 Aged 72y 21d
  Thomas Benjaman E. May 20, 1866 Aug. 3, 1951  
  Thomas Carrie I. July 20, 1883 March 25, 1950  
  Thomas John M. April 9, 1865 Oct. 20, 1915 FCB Emblem
  Thomas Minnie May 1, 1887 May 21, 1956  
  Thomason Ethel L. (Walser) Sept. 27, 1900 May 24, 1922  
  Thomason Isabella M. Sept. 17, 1865 Oct. 26, 1919 Wife of W. E. Thomason
  Thomason W. E. Dec. 23, 1867 May 6, 1936  
  Walser Alice W. (Edwards) July 7, 1927 Sept. 24, 1958  
  Walser Odessa Mae June 19, 1901 Feb. 27, 1988  
  Walser William I. May 4, 1903 Aug. 29, 1951  
  Welborn Blondena 1884 1916 Mother
Wife of Herbert Lee Welborn
  Welborn Herbert Lee July 4, 1881 March 4, 1939  
  Welborne Iley B. Feb. 17, 1898 Aug. 2, 1983  
  Williams Walter Edward June 19, 1937 Nov. 8, 1939 Son of Edward & Katherine Williams
  Wilson James 1905 1943  
  Wooten Charles M. Dec. 17, 1880 Sept. 30, 1948  
  Wooten Florence (Crawford) Aug. 2, 1888 July 15, 1958 Wife of Charles M. Wooten
A Tender Mother
And A Faithful Friend
  Wooten Hilbreth Salone April 12, 1912 Aug. 10, 1968  

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