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Scarborough Cemetery (Buxton)

In a wooded section behind the Masonic Lodge in Buxton on Hwy. 12 & Ethan's Way.  Google Maps to find this cemetery.  This cemetery was surveyed in 1991 by Lois Meekins & Amy Gamiel for their Dare County cemetery book Sacred To Their Memory but some of the stones that were visible in 1991 can no longer be found in 2013.  Names & dates in brackets are from the cemetery book.  Unless otherwise noted, all tombstones were photographed in November 2013 by Candy Roth.   

NAME BIRTH DEATH COMMENTS / INSCRIPTION
Basnett, baby girl Oct. 5, 1963 Oct. 5, 1963 [see death certificate]
Basnett, David Raymond Jr. Dec. 8, 1940 Oct. 19, 1946 [Hit by an automobile]
Basnett, Grace Williams July 2, 1917 Mar. 14, 2003 Mother - My children: Eula, Connie, Raymond Jr., George, Maleta, Darlene and Charlene  [see obit]
[Casey, R.G. (Richard)] [c1845]   [Co. H - 1 NC Inf]   [Tombstone application - no death date given]  [see enlistment details]
[Farrow, A.M.] [Sept. 14, 1856] [July 20, 1922] [Mother]
Farrow, Celia S. July 28, 1839 Dec. 15, 1903 Wife of R.G. Farrow  [photo added to Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Farrow, Christopher P.   Nov. 25th 1871 Aged 46 yrs. 11 Mos. 15 Days - My loving wife do not weep, My soul is now at rest; Prepare for death....[rest is unreadable]  [Closeup]  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Patrick Patterson]
[Farrow, J.B. - James Browning] [c1822] [bef. 1870] Co. H - 1 NC Inf  [see enlistment details]
Farrow, Major Everett June 16, 1882 Sept. 5, 1959 [double with Melvinia Williams Farrow]  [Closeup]
Farrow, Mary B. Apr. 1, 1884 July 13, 1908 Wife of R.H. Farrow - Yet again we hope to meet thee when the day of life is fled....
[Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Farrow, Melvinia Williams Dec. 12, 1884 Sept. 17, 1963 [double with Major Everett Farrow]  [Closeup]  [see obit]
[Farrow, Rich'd G.] [Apr. 8, 1831] [Feb. 17, 1912] [Co. H - 1 NC Inf]  [see enlistment details]
Farrow, R.H. [Rutherford Hayes] Apr. 30, 1877 May 7, 1943 Christ loved him and took him home.  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Gray, A.H. [Abner] [c1837] [bef. 1880] Co. H - 1 NC Inf   [Photo from Kay M. Sheppard]  [Tombstone application - no death date given]  [see enlistment details]
Gray, Brittania Williams Jan. 5, 1882 May 7, 1958 A tender mother and .....
Gray, Edna Casey Feb. 21, 1908 Feb. 27, 2007 In Loving Memory  [Longshot - "Granny"]  [see obit]
Gray, John A. Apr. 20, 1875 Apr. 9, 1965 At rest.  [see obit]
Gray, John Raymond Dec. 23, 1906 Oct. 6, 1964 At rest.
Gray, June Rae Jan. 17, 1931 Jan. 31, 1931 Gone to be an angel
Gray, Lesley W. Feb. 9, 1919 May 21, 1919 He budded on earth.....
Jackson, Benjamin Franklin March 1, 1879 Dec. 12, 1910 Burnt Mills [refers to a small community in Camden Co., NC]  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Jackson, Margaret Aug. 16, 1839 June 3, 1908 Burnt Mills [refers to a small community in Camden Co., NC]  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Jackson, William B. April 5, 1904 Sept. 11, 1961 Buxton  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]  [see obit]
McDaniel, L. Sherman Jr. Nov. 28, 1952 July 23, 2006 "Just another day in paradise"  [see obit]
Midgett, Martha Jan. 5, 1858 Apr. 10, 1933 At rest, asleep in Jesus.  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
[Miller, Fannie W.] [Nov. 2, 1860] [Mar. 15, 1925]  
O'Neal, Roland Ross Jan. 19, 1928 Jan. 1, 1992 Together Forever - Our Children: Patricia, Mary, Barbara and Debra  [see obit]
[double with Virginia Williams O'Neal]
O'Neal, Virginia Williams July 4, 1929 Jan. 3, 1997 Together Forever - Our Children: Patricia, Mary, Barbara and Debra  [see obit]
[double with Roland Ross O'Neal]
Quidley, Leonora W. Aug. 4, 1892 Mar. 22, 1984 In God's Care - Grandmother
Reyes, Dori Patricia Nov. 3, 1991 Nov. 14, 1991 Jesus loves me
Schaller, Rosamond W. Oct. 12, 1886 Aug. 14, 1954 Our Sister - Asleep in Jesus peaceful rest.
Stowe, Cora C. June 25, 1892 May 17, 1910 Wife of Joseph Stowe - A precious one from.....  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Tolson, Charlotte M. Sept. 12, 1880 Feb. 4, 1969  
Tolson, Missiouria F. May 2, 1904 Sept. 16, 1918 Precious darling.....
Tolson, Willie G. Dec. 12, 1870 March 22, 1925  
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Williams, Annie Tolson Jackson Aug. 12, 1880 April 3, 1949 Buxton  [Photo on Find-A-Grave by Cori]
Williams, Claria A. Jan. 9, 1874 Feb. 13, 1904 Wife of G.W. Williams  [possible footstone]
Williams. E.B. May 5, 1878 Sept. 9, 1943 Earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal.  [Death certificate states name as Edward Dixon Williams]
Williams, Geo. W. Aug. 9, 1872 Oct. 13, 1922 At rest
Williams, Laura M. Hathaway Sept. 8, 1892 Feb. 26, 1957 Wife of Geo. W. Williams
Williams, Luther Jan. 18, 1902 Mar. 22, 1984 MSgt US Army - World War I & II
Williams, Mary C. Jan. 17, 1850 May 31, 1929 A tender mother and faithful friend.
Williams, M. Clara May 24, 1914 Feb. 15, 1915 Our Darling - She budded on earth to bloom in Heaven.
Williams, M.G.
[Marchant Gideon]
[Feb. 12, 1844] [May 21, 1917] Co. H - 1 NC Inf.
[Williams, Noah Wilson] [Sept. 8, 1871] [Apr. 12, 1936] [Avon]
Williams, Taylor February 1, 1904 January 3, 1971 North Carolina - S Sgt - 7 Bomb GP AAF - World War II

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