DeKalb County Cemetery Index

 

The three-letter codes (here in parentheses) are used in the online resources section of our website. There you can enter names and the three-letter code that comes up with the name indicates the cemetery where that person is buried. The lines following the 2012 are additions from a new list that will hopefully give updated or new information.

 

A through F

G through L

M through Q

R through V

W through Z

 

 

A-F

Adair Family Cemetery (AFC)

In the angle formed by White's Mill Road, Candler Road, and Flat Shoals Road. Land Lot 119, 15th District

 

Akin Family Cemetery (not in database)

Land lot 207, district 18. Behind house on Shasta Way, near Northlake, and maintained by the family

 

Alford Family Cemetery (ALF)

Land Lot 127, 16th District, Redan District

 

Albert-McGuire Family Cemetery

Land lot 92, District 16, at Wellborn and Giles roads.

 

Alford Family Cemetery

Land lot 126, district 16, Huntington Place Circle off Alford Rd

 

Anderson Cemetery (ANC)

Between Redan and Covington Roads and east of Barbeshela Creek. Land lot 32, 16th District

2012-701 South Hairson Rd

 

Anderson Family Cemetery (AFM)

Land Lot 51 or 52 near South River, 16th District, McWilliams District.

2007-Single (marked) grave of W.M. Anderson is on west side of Crossvale in the front yard of a house directly across from Hunters Valley. About 100 feet north of Hunters Valley and 75-80 feet from Crossvale Road.

 

Anderson Family Cemetery #2 (AF2)

No information on file except land lot 51 or 52 in district 16.

             

Arnold Family Cemetery (ARN)Lithonia

South side of Old Covington Road just east of Lithonia near Georgia Railroad. 16th District

2012-listed as not found

 

Bagwell Family Cemetery (BFC)

On Midvale Road off LaVista within the first block on the right hand side in an empty lot. Land lot 211, district 18.

 

Bennett Rainey (Smallpox) Cemetery (RSC)

4661 North Shallowford Road off the parking lot of a business at that address. The graves are at the base of some cedar trees. There is one un-inscribed marker lying flat on the ground.

 

Bethel Baptist Churchyard (BBC)

Panola Road-Redan Road between Stone Mountain and Redan. Land Lot 63, 16th District, Redan District

 

Bishop Family Cemetery (BIS)

Union Grove Road near DeKalb-Rockdale Line. 16th District, Diamonds District

 

Braden Cemetery (BLC)

Off Old Tucker Road near the intersection of Old Tucker and Rosser Road. Land Lot 219, 18th District. There is a small gravel driveway (of sorts) with brush and dirt piled in it. Back through the woods a few yards, you will see the graves to the left.

2012-Also listed as Braden Lankford cemetery

 

Cedar Grove Protestant Methodist Cemetery (CGP)

Bouldercrest Road, Land Lot 22, 15th District, Mills District

 

Chamblee Baptist Cemetery (CBC)

Chamblee

East side of Peachtree Road at Chamblee. Land Lot 299, 18th District, Cross Keys District

2012-5303 New Peachtree Rd in Chamblee

 

Chesnut Hill Cemetery (CHE)

At Constitution, on the Southern Railroad, in DeKalb County

 

Chesnut Knob (CKC)

Off Moreland Avenue near Fleetwood.

 

Chupp Family Cemetery (CFC)

Lithonia

Located at the intersection of Hwy 124 and Union Grove/Rock Chapel Road. Surrounded by a stone wall and has a small pavilion in the center with a double headstone in the middle. Land lot 167, 16th District

 

Clarkston Town Cemetery (CTC)

Clarkston

Land lot 95, 18th District, off Norman Rd

 

Clay Cemetery (CLA)

West side of Clay Street, N.E., between Hardee Street and Boulevard Drive. Land Lot 207, 15th District

 

Clifton Methodist Churchyard (CMC)

Clifton Church Road, .25 miles south of Flat Shoals Road. Land lot 107, 15th District.

 

Cochran Family Cemetery (COC)

Tucker

Located off Chamblee Tucker Road off Menlo Drive. Land lot 261, 18th District

 

Crosby-Woodall Family Cemetery (CRC)

Near Winter's Chapel, Shallowford District.

 

Crowley Family Cemetery (CRO)

Avondale 

Near intersection of Memorial Drive and Midway Road. Land lot 217, 15th District. Avondale Mall parking lot.

 

Dabney-Shumate Family Cemetery (DSF)

Tucker

On Cooledge  Ave. In DeKalb Co between 1714 Cooledge  Ave. and the Sunnyland Day Care Center. You must park at the day care and walk into the small lot between the day care and the house at 1714. Only two markers are still standing. Land lot 166, district 18.

 

David Sheppard Family Cemetery (SFD)

South side of Redan Road between Durham Park Road and Ellis Road. Land Lot 222, 15th District

 

Decatur Cemetery (DEC)

Decatur

229 Bell Street, outside of downtown Decatur

 

Dempsey Perkerson Family Cemetery (DPF)

River Road at Fork Creek. Land Lot 38, 15th District

 

Diamond-Mitchell Family Cemetery (DMC)

On Kimberland Garden Road. Take Stephemson Road, turn right on Deshon Road, then right on Kimberland Garden Road. The cemetery is on the right between two houses.

 

Donaldson Family Cemetery (DFC)

Chamblee-Dunwoody Road. Land lot 352, 18th District.

 

Doraville Cemetery

Near 6350 New Peachtree Road

 

Double Springs Cemetery (DSC)

Tucker 

Between Tucker and Stone Mountain, Land Lot 217, 18th District. Nearest main crossroads is Old Rosser Road and Hugh Howell Road.

Behind 5290 Rosser Road

 

Dunwoody Baptist Church (DBC)

2012 - no information

           

Eastview Cemetery (EAS)

East Lake

Land Lot 204, 15th District, Bounded to the north by Boulevard Drive, east by Fayetteville Road, south by Cottage Grove Avenue, and west by Second Avenue.

 

Eidson Cemetery (EID)

Winters Chapel Road, almost directly opposite Winters Chapel. Land lot 307, 18th District

 

Family Cemetery (FAC)

North side of LaVista between Briarcliff Road and North Druid Hills Road. Opposite Houston Mill Road. Land Lot 110, 18th District

 

Farmer Family Cemetery (FFC)

Now the exit ramp of I-285 and Covington Highway. The exact spot appears to be between the exit ramp and a used car lot.

2012 - new information says moved?

 

Fellowship Primitive Baptist Cemetery (FPB)

Tucker

2162 Fellowship Road, Tucker. On the west side of Fellowship Road, Land Lot 213, 18th District

 

G-L

G W Mathews Family Cemetery (MAT)

On Lombard Road off of River Road in Land Lot 3, 15th District. If travelling from River Road to Lombard, it is on the left in a field next to a house.

 

Goddard Family Cemetery (GFC)

Lithonia

Near Lithonia, Land lot 167, 16th District

Intersection of Turner Hill, Rock Chapel and Union Grove roads

 

Greenville Henderson Cemetery (HCC)

Henderson Mill Road, Land lot 249, 18th District

In Glen Rose subdivision off Henderson Mill

 

Greer Family Cemetery (GRC)

North side of Briarcliff Road between Briarwood Road and Clairmont Road. Land Lot 196, 18th District.

Off Briarcliff Road in Summit St. Clair Apartments

 

Gresham Family Cemetery (GHC)

Tucker

Land lot 285, 18th District. Located on Chamblee-Tucker Road between Henderson Mill Rd. and Old Chamblee Tucker Road in DeKalb Co. GA. It is easily visable from the road.

 

Guin Family Cemetery (GUC)

 

Hall Family Cemetery (HFC)

Near intersection of Redan and Ellis Roads. Land lot 223 or 226, 15th District.

 

Hardeman Primitive Baptist Churchyard (HPC)

Southside of Glenwood Avenue just west of Columbia Drive Road. Land Lot 167, 15th District

 

Hardman Cemetery (HAC)

Decatur

Off Clairmont Road at the Emory University Apartments (student housing). Follow the road until it dead ends at a stand of trees. In these trees there are several graves with unreadable and some broken markers

Old cemetery is on Emory campus, off Starvine Way, district 15, land lot 59

 

Harris Goodwin Family Cemetery (HGC)

3931 Peachtree Road N.E., Atlanta. East side of Peachtree Road at Brookhaven, Land Lot 239, 18th District.

 

Henderson, Marion Family Cemetery (HEC)

Tucker 

Cooledge Road, near the Seaboard RR, land lot 190, 18th District.

2012- information says moved; parking lot at Old Cooledge Road and Northlake parkway

 

Henderson, William G. Family Cemetery

On LaVista Road near Parklake Drive

 

Hillendale Cemetery (HDC)

Perpetual care cemetery

 

Howell Family Cemetery

5 meters south of Howell Ridge Drive off Shadow Rock

 

Hulsey Family Cemetery (HUC)

South side of Evans Mill Road on a hill overlooking a sharp bend in the South River. Land lot 48, 16th District.

 

Humphries Family Cemetery (HHC)

Between the Southern Railway and Clairmont Road, Land Lot 278, 18th District.

 

Indian Creek Baptist Cemetery (ICB)

West side of Indian Creek Road, near the intersection of Rock Bridge Road and Memorial Drive. Land lot 44, 18th District.

 

Issac Towers Family Cemetery (TOW)

East side of Covington Road, near and west of Snapfinger Creek. Land Lot 191, 15th District.

 

Jacob Wheeler Memorial Bridge Cemetery (JWM)

On the road from Panthersville to Wesley Chapel. 15th District

 

John Adams Family Cemetery (JAC)

A short distance southeast of the center of Brookhaven, between the Southern Railway and Buford Highway. Land Lot 201, 18th District, Cross Keys District

2012-listed as not found currently.

 

John Stephenson Family Cemetery (STP)

Evans Mill Road at Pole Bridge Creek. Land Lot 19, 16th District

 

Johnson Family Cemetery (JWC)

East side of Johnson Road, N.E., just north of the intersection of Highland Avenue. Land Lot 56, Decatur District.

2012-moved to Decatur?

 

Johnson -Goldsmith -Maddox Cemetery (JGM)

North side of Memorial Drive, between West Mountain and Mountain View. Land Lot 91, 18th District.

 

Jones-Perkins-Hawkings Cemetery (JPH)

Avondale

A short distance east of Avondale Estates in the angle formed by the junction of Covington Road and Midway Church Road. Land lot 218, 15th District

Midway Road at Covington Highway

 

Kelly's Chapel Methodist Prot. Cemetery (KCM)

Kelly's Chapel Road at Flat Shoals, land lot 67, 15th District.

 

Kelley Family Cemetery

Rockland Road and Klondike, District 16, land lot 84

 

Kennedy Memorial Gardens (KMG)

2012 - no information

 

Klondike Baptist Churchyard (KBC)

Lithonia

6910 Goddard Road, Lithonia, GA. Land Lot 113, 16th District.

 

Leverett Family Cemetery (LEC)

Between Rockbridge and Bermuda Roads, due east of Stone Mountain. Land Lot 81, 18th District.

Bwtween 730 and 713 Malvern Boulevard

 

Lithonia #1 (LIT)

Lithonia

 

Lithonia Number Two (LTT)

Lithonia

Near Lithonia Number One on Bruce Street

 

Lithonia Town Cemetery (LTC)

Lithonia

Land lot 134, 16th District, between 718 and 730 Bermuda Road

 

Lively Family Cemetery (LIC)

North side of Briarcliff Road near Shallowford Road. Land lot 205, 18th District.

Behind house on Briarwillow, off Briarcliff Road

 

Livsey Family Cemetery (LFC)

South side of LaVista Road between Pangborn and Montreal Roads. Land Lot 162, 18th District

LaVista near Frazier

 

M-Q

 

Macedonia Baptist Cemetery (MBC)

Junction of Stone Mountain Road and Panola Road and Rock Springs Road. Land Lot 44, 16th District.

 

Mahaffey Family Cemetery (MAC)

Near intersection of Redan Road and Barbeshela Creek. Land Lot 2, 16th District.

 

Marbut Family Cemetery (MFC)

Lithonia

A short distance north of Lithonia and just east of the Georgia Railroad. Land lot 134, 16th District.

 

Marvin Cemetery (MAR)

East McDonough Road (Bouldercrest) Drive. Land Lot 111, 15th District.

 

Masters Family Cemetery (MAS)

5057 Flakes Mill Road, about one mile south of Flake's Mill. On hill just south of Corn Creek. Land Lot 253, 12th District. Near Panthersville

 

Mauldin Cemetery (MAU)

A short distance south of Covington Road and west of Snapfinger Creek near the Belmont community. 15th District

 

Methodist Children's Home (MCH)

506 Columbia Drive in Decatur; same as the Rev. Boring Cemetery. One Grave

 

Midway Baptist Cemetery (MID)

Land Lot 209, Dist. 18. Next to the Midway Baptist Church in a triangle formed by Henderson Mill Road and Briarcliff Road and the church near Northlake Mall.

 

Midway Presbyterian Churchyard (MPC)

Midway Church Road, about one mile southeast of Avondale Estates. Land Lot 199, 15th District.

 

Miller Family Cemetery (MIL)

Also known as the Ebenezer Cemetery. On Panola Road at the intersection of Panola Road and Snapfinger Woods. Land Lot 42, 16th District.

 

Miller-Morris Family Cemetery (MMF)

Doraville

Tucker Road, northeast of Doraville. Land Lot 319, 18th District

 

Millican Family Cemetery (MLF)

Northwest of Stone Mountain. Probably Land lot 136, 173, or 174. 18th District.

Stone Creek road in Smoke Rise

 

Mitchell Family Cemetery (MIT)

Near Thompson Mill and Miller Road, east of Snapfinger Creek. Land Lot 10, 16th District.

 

Mountain View Baptist Cemetery (MVB)

Avondale-Redan Road. Land Lot 225, 15th District.

 

Mountain View Cemetery (MVC)

Now Melwood Cemetery, On Atlanta-Stone Mountain Road between Clarkston and Stone Mountain. 18th District.

 

Mt Pleasant Baptist Cemetery (MPB)

On Porter Road, which is off of Kensington Road near the DeKalb Animal Shelter.

 

Mt Zion AME Zion (MZA)

2977 LaVista Road

 

Mt. Carmel Church of Christ Cemetery (MCC)

Directly across the road from Ousley Chapel

 

Mt. Moriah Cemetery (MZZ)

Off N. Druid Hills on Mt. Mariah road

 

Nancy Creek Primitive Baptist Cemetery (NCP)

Chamblee

Go north on Peachtree Road, turn right on 8th Street and cross the RR tracks. Cemetery is on the right of the church and on the left of 8th Street. Land Lot 278, 18th District.

 

New Hope Cemetery (NHC)

Dunwoody

Dunwoody, 18th District

 

New Hope Methodist Churchyard (NHM)

Junction of McDonough and Moreland Avenue S.E. Land Lot 81, 15th District.

 

Oakgrove Baptist Churchyard (OGB)

Near Brown's Mill on Snapfinger Creek. 15th District.

 

Old Mt Calvary Methodist Churchyard (OCM)

Also known as: Old Cross Roads Methodist Churchyard. North side of Old Lawrenceville Road near DeKalb-Gwinnett county line. 18th District.

 

Old Fellowship Primitive Baptist Cemetery (OFP)

Tucker 

Off Brockett Road in Tucker. From Brockett Road, turn onto Wildflower Lane (a cul-de-sac). Go to the end of the road and there is a wooden fence with a sign "Old Fellowship Cemetery".

 

Old Flat Shoals (Morris Family) Cemetery (OFS)

Flat Shoals Road a short distance northwest of Panola. Land Lot 15, 16th District

 

Old Klondike Baptist Cemetery (OKB)

A short distance southeast of the village of Klondike, near the junction of Klondike and Robinson Roads. Land Lot 144, 16th District.

 

Old Macedonia Cemetery (OMC)

Land Lot 23, 15th District

Access between 2553 and 2557 Pendergrass Ct

 

Old Mt Pisgah Cemetery (OMP)

Off Deshon Road, near Snapfinger Creek. Land Lot 81, 18th District

 

Old Wesley Chapel Cemetery (OWC)

Near present Wesley Chapel, 15th District

 

Ousley Chapel Methodist Chapel (OUS)

Candler Road between Decatur and Panthersville. Land lot 152, 15th District.

 

Panthersville (White's) Cemetery (PWC)

Panthersville, Junction of Candler and Flat Shoals Road. Land Lot 104, 15th District

 

Pauper's Cemetery

Near Mountain view Rest Home, Resthaven Dr, land lot 252, district 15

 

Peachtree Baptist Cemetery (PBC)

Southwest intersection of Briarcliff and LaVista Roads. Land Lot 109, 18th District

 

Phillips Cemetery (PHI)

Lithonia

Off Wellborn Road

2012-Behind 2220 and 2218 Cody Court near Covington Highway

 

Pickens-Lee Cemetery (PLC)

All graves were moved to Melwood Cemetery, near Clarkston and Zion Baptist Church, on Old Stone Mountain/Ponce de Leon Road. Graves were moved by 1989.

 

Pleasant Hill Baptist Cemetery (PHB)

Tucker

On Chamblee-Tucker Road in Tucker. This is the intersection with Tucker-Norcross Road, Pleasantdale Road, and Chamblee-Tucker Road. Land Lot 288, 18th District

 

Prospect Methodist Cemetery (PMC)

Near the intersection of Peachtree Road and N. Peachtree Road. Bounded to the north by the intersection of N. Peachtree and Tally Drive. Land Lot 309, 18th District.

 

Prosperity Cemetery (PRO)

West side of Peachtree Road between Chamblee and Doraville. Land Lot 309, 18th District.

 

R-V

Redan Town Cemetery (RTC)

Redan

On Georgia RR between Stone Mountain and Lithonia. Land Lot 93, 16th District

 

Rehoboth Cemetery (REH)

Tucker

Off Lawrenceville Highway in Tucker

 

Rev. Jesse Boring Cemetery (JBC)

Decatur GA 

Grounds of Methodist Children's Home, 500 Columbia Dr., Decatur, DeKalb Co.

 

Robertson Family Cemetery (ROB)

Off Salem Road between Panola Road and Crossville Road. Land Lot 52, 16th District

 

Robinson Family Cemetery (RFC)

           

Rock Chapel Methodist Cemetery (RCM)

Lithonia

About 2 miles N.E. of Lithonia. Land Lot 190, 16th District

 

Rock Springs Primitive Baptist Churchyard (RSP)

Rock Springs Road, east of Pole Bridge Creek. Land Lot 85, 16th District.

 

Rufus Henderson Cemetery (RHC)

Tucker

Henderson Mill Road, Land Lot 230, 18th District

 

Salathiel Adams Cemetery (SAF)

Northwest of Peachtree Road on Old Cross Keys Road. Land Lot 345, 18th District.

2012-Near Candler Lake on Oconee Pass.

 

Scott Family Cemetery (SCO)

Near intersection of Redan Road and Barbashela Creek. 15th District

 

Scottdale Cemetery (STS)

Scottdale

On Old Scottdale Road, just before Washington Park, Land Lot 47, 18th District.

 

Shaw Family Cemetery (SHA)

Covington Road, about 2 miles east of Lithonia. Between Covington Road and Georgia RR. Near DeKalb-Rockdale county line.

 

Smith-McElroy Cemetery (SEC)

Between Redan and Covington Roads and east of Barbeshela Creek. Land lot 3 or 4, 16th District

2012-Behind house at Hemingway road and Martins Crossing

 

Snead-Smith Cemetery (SSC)

Near intersection of Rockbridge and King Roads. On Mountain Creek, east of Stone Mountain. Land Lot 30, 18th District

 

Solomon Goodwin Cemetery (GFC)

A short distance north of Sheridan Road between Cheshire Bridge and Briarcliff Roads. Land Lot 154, 18th District.

1605 Chantilly Road

 

Spencer P. Wright Family Cemetery (SWF)

North side of Briarcliff Road, near Shallowford Road. Land lot 206, 18th District.

 

St Paul Baptist Church Cemetery (SPB)

Tucker

Wilson Road, just off Montreal Road in Tucker. District 18, land lot 148.

 

Stamps Chapel Cemetery (SCC)

Decatur

West side of Second Avenue, Decatur. Land Lot 172, 15th District.

 

Steele Family Cemetery (STE)

In area bounded by Seaboard AirLine RR, Cheshire Bridge Road, LaVista Road, and Briarcliff Road. Southwest of Peachtree Church. Land Lot 107, 18th District

 

John Stephenson

Off Evans Mill road and Belmont Ridge drive and circle. District 16, land lot 79.

 

Stone Mountain Cemetery (SMC)

Stone Mountain

Located at Memorial Drive, East Ponce de Leon, and Silver Hill Roads. Land Lot 126, 18th District

 

Stowers Family Cemetery (STO)

Due south of Klondike, in the extreme S.E. corner of DeKalb County. Land Lot 249 or 232, 11th District

2012-4826 Klondike road (Georgia Power facility)

 

Sylvester Cemetery (SLY)

On Braeburn Road, off of Clifton Road in east Atlanta. Land Lot 147, 15th District

 

T.J. Dean Family Cemetery (TJD)

A short distance northwest of the town of Stone Mountain. Land lot 124, 18th District.

 

Terrell-Ford Family Cemetery (TFF)

About .75 miles west of Bouldercrest Road, a short distance SE of the intersection with Flat Shoals Road. Land Lot 144, 15th District

 

Thomas J. Akins Family Cemetery (TJA)

Southside of Briarcliff Road between Shallowford Road and Montreal Road, Land Lot 207, 18th District, DeKalb County, Browning's District.

 

Thomasville Cemetery (THO)

On Fleetwood Drive, between its intersection with Fayetteville Road and Almand Road. District 15, land lot 30

 

Tidwell Family Cemetery (TID)

West side of Briarcliff Road about .5 miles north of North Decatur Road. Land Lot 57, 18th District.

 

Turner Family Cemetery (TUR)

North of Redan, Land Lot 98, 16th District

 

Turner Hill Missionary Baptist Cemetery (THM)

Turner Hill Road, Land Lot 181, 16th District

 

Union Grove (UGC)

Lithonia

 

Veal Family Cemetery (VFC)

Moved to the Stone Mountain Cemetery by 1987.

 

Veal-Smith Family Cemetery (VSM)

Between Redan and Covington Roads and east of Barbeshela Creek. Land Lot 3 or 4, 16th District

2012-Across from 4827 Lost Colony drive off South Hairston

 

Vinson Cemetery (VIN)

North side of Covington Road between Wesley Chapel Road and Snapfinger Creek. Land Lot 162, 15th District

 

W-Z

Wade Cemetery (WAD)

Off Covington highway, district 15, land lot 162

 

Wade Family Cemetery (WFC)

Rockbridge Road SE of Stone Mountain and east of Georgia RR. Land lot 24, 18th District.

 

Waldrop Family Cemetery (WAL)

Just off Turner Hill Road, SE of Turner Hill Church. Land Lot 181, 16th District

 

Warbington Family Cemetery (WAR)

Also known as "Old Warbington Cemetery" Tucker Road near Gwinnett County line. Land Lot 318, 18th District

 

Washington Park Cemetery (WPC)

 

Webb Cemetery (WEB)

Decatur

On McAfee Road near Nichols Lane. Land Lot 169, 15th District.

 

Wells Family Cemetery (WEL)

Tucker

Tucker-Stone Mountain Road, near Tucker.

2012-Graves moved to Stone Mountain city cemetery

 

Wesley Chapel Methodist Cemetery (WCM)

Wesley Chapel Road at junction of Orphan's Home Road. Land lot 126, 15th District.

2012-Snapfinger and Rainbow drive

 

Winters Chapel (WIN)

Winters Chapel Road near DeKalb-Gwinnett County line. Land Lot 307, 18th District

 

Wm G Henderson Cemetery (WGC)

Southside of LaVista Road near Montreal, Land Lot 210, 18th District.

 

Wm Wright Cemetery (WWC)

Located on what used to be the old Federal Honor Farm in South DeKalb County. If you take Clifton Springs Road south, cross I-285, the next street on the right is Clifton Springs Manor. Go to Clifton Springs Manor and the cemetery is behind the house.

District 15, land lot 74

 

Zachariah Gholston Family Cemetery (ZGC)

South Side of Covington Road, a short distance southeast of Avondale. Land lot 231, 15th District.

 

Zion Baptist Churchyard (ZBC)

Ponce de Leon and Mountain Industrial boulevard. Land lot 140, 18th District