Franklin County Cemeteries


Located on Lake Royal property on Sledge Road in southern Franklin County, NC.  Get a visitors pass at the front gate. Turn right on at the first street (Shawnee), and follow it until it “T”s with Sagamore Drive; turn right and cross the creek behind the dam; turn right on Horseman Drive. The cemetery in on the right about 1/4th mile further and marked with a sign.

A.A. Sledge    1812    1905

Mary Sledge   1821    1899


John T. Sledge   June 18  1865    June 7  1926

Sally S. Sledge   Feb 17  1870    Apr 17  1950


Eva Mae Sledge    Oct 23  1894    1901


Ida Sledge Dednam    July 16  1868     Feb 28  1900

   Wife of Baldy Edward Debnam, daughter of Alfred A. Sledge & Mary Burgess Sledge

   Monument placed by Edward D. Debnam, Jr., great grandson.


Turner Sledge  (grave marked with stones-no dates)


Survey  11/17/08 by Bruce Woodard, 707 S. Crescent Drive, Smithfield, NC 27577 (919-934-3363)