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  Dixie Cemetery
Forrest County

Tombstone Photographs

Directions to Dixie Cemetery:  From Hwy. 98 South of Hattiesburg, turn South onto Elks Lake Road.  Go approximately 3-5 miles.  Pass first cemetery on right, go to Methodist Church on right.  Cemetery is on the corner across from the Methodist Church.

The photographs in this portion of the archives were contributed by:
Hardy L. and LaDell Williams  (ldw)


(Click on the underlined links to download the tombstone photograph)


  Albert, son of James Franklin Fillingame & Ella Carter - 1902-1935
  Bessie (Ford), w/o Clifton P. Fillingame - 1909-1966
  Bessie Jane (Rouse), w/o Wilburn Estus Fillingame - 1900-1973
  Clifton P. "Cliff", h/o Bessie Ford - 1898-1965
  Dorothy Nell, d/o James Washington Fillingame & Eliza Jenkins - 1943-1967
  Eliza M. (Jenkins), w/o James Washington Fillingame - 1898-1982
  Ella A. (Carter), w/o James Franklin Fillingame - 1864-1940
  Infant Son of James Washington Fillingame & Eliza Jenkins - 1931-1931
  James Franklin, h/o Ella Carter - 1860-1924
  James Thomas, Sr., h/o Eloise Louis - 1923-1971
  James Washington, h/o Eliza M. Jenkins - 1896-1963
  Joseph Alec, s/o James Franklin Fillingame & Ella Carter - 1890-1967
  Lester, h/o Minnie Hatten - 1907-1967
  Reno, s/o James Franklin Fillingame & Ella Carter - 1912-1962
  Ruben C., s/o Clifton P. Fillingame & Bessie Ford - 1937-1982
  Ruben C., Jr., son of Ruben C. Fillingame & Nola Ann Patrick - 1973-1990
  Russell Allen, h/o Mary Brown - 1949-1984
  Ruth K., d/o James Franklin Fillingame & Ella Carter - 1904-1950
  Wilburn Estus, h/o Bessie Jane Rouse - 1893-1977
  Wiburn Estus, Jr., s/o Wilburn Estus Fillingame & Bessie Jane Rouse - 1932-1932


  Della (Fillingame), w/o Jack Hartfield - 1893-1961


  Carstell C. (Rouse), d/o Wilma Chalmers Rouse - 1939-1988


  Clifton Dennis, h/o Grace Irene Barrett - 1907-1980
  Elizabeth, d/o Clifton Dennis Rouse & Grace Irene Barrett - 1929-1942
  Grace Irene (Barrett), w/o Clifton Dennis Rouse - 1908-1976
  Hubert Walter Rouse, h/o Lena Elafair Hendry - 1902-1972
  John Elmer, h/o Mary Emma Brown - 1892-1975
  Lena Elafair (Hendry), w/o Hubert Walter Rouse - 1906 - 1999
  Lula (Madden), w/o Rufus Herns Rouse - 1872-1947
  Margaret Ann, d/o Hubert Walter Rouse & Lena Elafair Hendry - 1938-1938
  Mary Emma (Brown), w/o John Elmer Rouse - 1897-1989
  Onice Mahalie, d/o Rufus Herns Rouse & Lula Madden - 1896-1934
  Preston William, h/o Wilma Chalmers - 1909-1981
  Rufus Herns, h/o Lula Madden - 1867-1950
  Sarah Louella, d/o Rufus Herns Rouse & Lula Madden - 1890-1950
  Wilma (Chalmers), w/o PrestonWilliam Rouse - 1916-1987 

Do you have any headstone photos from this or any other Mississippi cemetery to add to the collection? If so, see How To Contribute.

This page is maintained by  Rhonda Smith.

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