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Fairfield Cemetery
(State Hwy. 94 (Road #1305); Fairfield, NC)


Click on underlined names to see a photo of the tombstone.  Extra information was obtained from birth and death certificates, obituaries, social security cards or other miscellaneous records.  This, by no means, is a listing of the entire cemetery so if you have any photos from this cemetery we would be glad to add them to this page.  Overview photos were provided by Sallie Abraham.   E-mail Kay M. Sheppard for details.   Google Maps for this cemetery.

Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Epitaph /Comments

Submitter

Alexander, Allen Fred Jr. Dec. 4, 1931 Mar. 9, 2007   [see obituary]
Armstrong, Helen Marie Cutrell Aug. 25, 1918 July 2, 2001   [see obituary]
Armstrong, Johnie Albin July 25, 1917 Sept. 1, 1993   [see obituary]
Armstrong, Lyda Midyette Mar. 7, 1931 Feb. 18, 1996   [see obituary]
Armstrong, Martin Dewey Mar. 24, 1913 Feb. 8, 2002   [see obituary]
Ballance, Grace Simmons June 10, 1916 Mar. 6, 1993   [see obituary]
Ballance, James Kirk Apr. 10, 1916 Apr. 20, 2009   [see obituary]
Ballance, Katie Baum Apr. 14, 1896 Aug. 30, 1994   [see obituary]
Ballance, Lydia Jones Dec. 3, 1895 Jan. 17, 1994   [see obituary]
Ballance, Ronald Aug. 14, 1893 Mar. 11, 1951   [see obituary]
Banner, Martha O'Neal June 2, 1917 Mar. 20, 2008   [see obituary]
Barnett, Wm. S.

NOTE: Wm. S. Barnett is not buried in Lot #17 as the purchase receipt states.  The plot was bought by Preston Swindell (Executor of Barnett's estate and son of George W. Swindell) the day after William died, however, In Memory Of shows that he was buried in Lot #33, not Lot #17.]  William lived as a boarder with the Walter P. Burrus family in 1880 and with the George W. Swindell family in 1900 & 1910.  He was listed as a carpenter in the census records as well as the 1883-84 Hyde Co. Business Directory.

Aug. 23, 1841 Sept. 12, 1911 A good citizen and a confederate soldier.  [Masonic Emblem]  [Closeup] [see Confederate Roster]

NOTE: North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 states that William S. Barnett, Private, was born in Granville County and was by occupation a farmer prior to enlisting in Granville Co. at age 19 on Sept. 7, 1861.  He was present or accounted for until discharged on Dec, 28, 1861 by reason of diseased lungs.

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Barrington, Jennie Mae Cutrell June 26, 1908 May 3, 1995   [see obituary]
Baum, Alton E. Feb. 15, 1903 Jan. 24, 1959   [see obituary]
Baum, Edward Tomlin June 17, 1926 Nov. 14, 1944   [see obituary]
Baum, Nancy Swindell May 12, 1943 Jan. 22, 2012   [see obituary]
Berry, Allie M.B. Feb. 16, 1896 May 17, 1980 [double with Reuben Berry Sr.]  [see obituary]

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Berry, Garland Grant July 16, 1927 Apr. 25, 1993  

[see obituary]

Berry, J.B. Nov. 20, 1926 Dec. 23, 1993  

[see obituary]

Berry, Jimmie Mar. 27, 1896 June 10, 1961 Masonic Emblem [double with Katie Berry]

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Berry, Katie Nov. 23, 1901 Mar. 7, 1976 Eastern Star Emblem [double with Jimmie Berry]

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Berry, Reuben Jr. Mar. 3, 1916 June 12, 1988 World War II Vet.

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Berry, Reuben [Sr.] Dec. 26, 1894 Nov. 30, 1954 [double with Allie M.B. Berry]  [see obituary]

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Best, Cora Gray Ballance Nov. 11, 1920 Oct. 7, 2001  

[see obituary]

Blake, Earl Elwood Sept. 10, 1927 Mar. 3, 2006   [see obituary]
Blake, Exiedell Smith Mar. 8, 1900 Jan. 17, 1994   [see obituary]
Blake, Thomas David Mar. 11, 1894 July 3, 1970   [see obituary]
Boniface, Doris Chapman Feb. 3, 1922 Sept. 18, 1999   [see obituary]
Boniface, Howard Patrick July 11, 1903 May 24, 1999   [see obituary]
Brickhouse, Herbert Lewis Jr. Dec. 16, 1943 June 24, 2002   [see obituary]
Brooks, Audrey Terry O'Neal Jan. 4, 1921 June 6, 2005   [see obituary]
Bush, George Edward Jan. 1, 1917 July 12, 2000   [see obituary]
Cahoon, Blandina Credle Dec. 12, 1928 Jan. 15, 2009   [see obituary]
Carawan, Clidie Mae July 3, 1911 June 27, 1992   [see obituary]
Carawan, Myrdis Blake Dec. 16, 1930 Sept. 11, 1998   [see obituary]
Carawan, Thurman Warren Sr. May 13, 1935 Nov. 9, 1987   [see obituary]
Cartwright, Benjamin Simmons c1896 Apr. 17, 1938 [s/o Dr. R.N. & Mattie S. Cartwright] Sallie Abraham 2014
Cartwright, Mattie S. Dec. 2, 1867 Jan. 11, 1964 At rest  [wife of Dr. R.N. Cartwright] Sallie Abraham 2014
Cartwright, R.N. MD Jan. 8, 1858 Nov. 26, 1922 "All my trust on thee is stayed." Sallie Abraham 2014
Chadwick, Janie June 4, 1883 Jan. 1, 1943   [see obituary]
Clayton, William Steele Jr. Mar. 17, 1919 June 8, 1992   [see obituary]
Cox, Sophia Watson Feb. 1, 1926 July 5, 1993   [see obituary]
Cuthrell, Gertrude Sawyer Feb. 13, 1921 Mar. 2, 2005   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Carl June 25, 1903 Dec. 27, 1992   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Mary Bell Jan. 31, 1901 Nov. 18, 1992   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Meta Watson Apr. 14, 1928 Jan. 5, 2008   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Mona Turner Oct. 2, 1899 Sept. 1, 1993   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Rufus Richard July 14, 1926 June 21, 2000   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Russell Earl Nov. 1, 1924 Mar. 16, 1993   [see obituary]
Cutrell, Veronia Williams Feb. 9, 1870 Mar. 23, 1963   [see obituary]
Daniels, Clyde Burrage Feb. 1, 1906 Dec. 15, 1990   [see obituary]
Deese, Donald Wayne Sept. 10, 1942 June 25, 1993   [see obituary]
Griffin, Marjorie Jones May 24, 1923 Mar. 23, 2009   [see obituary]
Guthrie, Cora Elizabeth Myers July 27, 1931 Aug. 26, 2008   [see obituary]
Guthrie, Selden Douglas May 11, 1929 June 16, 2010   [see obituary]
Harris, Ada Meredith Tunnell Apr. 14, 1911 Feb. 6, 2006   [see obituary]
Harris, Orene Daniels Oct. 21, 1904 Sept. 25, 1999   [see obituary]
Harris, Rena Bell Oct. 12, 1884 Jan. 3, 1943   [see obituary]
Howard, Isabelle Midyette May 18, 1900 Dec. 26, 1979   [see obituary]
Hudson, Levada Gibbs Feb. 10, 1911 Nov. 29, 2000   [see obituary]
Hudson, Sadie Brickhouse May 28, 1912 Dec. 26, 2008   [see obituary]
Jones, Thomas Vance Oct. 7, 1930 Mar. 3, 2010   [see obituary]
McGrath, Rachel Baum Dudley Marshall Feb. 25, 1914 Apr. 20, 1996   [see obituary]
Mahlkuch, Duane Willis Nov. 19, 1937 Apr. 17, 2002   [see obituary]
Mann, David Simmons July 28, 1966 Dec. 19, 2011   [see obituary]
Mann, Mrs. Murray Swindell Nov. 18, 1904 Apr. 30, 1993   [see obituary]
Mann, Sarah Jones Sept. 5, 1879 Oct. 6, 1936   [see obituary]
Midyette, Gladys Baum Dec. 10, 1898 Mar. 16, 1991   [see obituary]
Mooney, Clifton Hudson Jr. Feb. 26, 1924 Mar. 1, 1999   [see obituary]
Mooney, James Allen Apr. 22, 1907 June 30, 1991   [see obituary]
Mooney, Lindsey Glenn Sr. Oct. 1, 1909 May 28, 1994   [see obituary]
Mooney, Laura Pauline Blake Dec. 6,1910 July 21, 1991   [see obituary]
Mooney, Maudie Pearl Watson Aug. 6, 1926 Jan. 3, 2010   [see obituary]
Mooney, Myrtle Cox Mar. 21, 1907 Jan. 15, 2008   [see obituary]
Murray, Edward Napoleon Mar. 27, 1891 Dec, 22, 1958   [see obituary]
O'Neal, Harry Apr. 23, 1889 Dec. 22, 1942   [see obituary]
O'Neal, Joseph Allen July 24, 1971 Aug. 3, 1990   [see obituary]
O'Neal. Larry Allen Dec. 15, 1942 Jan. 25, 2003   [see obituary]
O'Neal, Samuel Barber Jr. June 24, 1953 Aug. 27, 1995   [see obituary]
Osgood, Paul Bailey Sept. 30, 1912 Jan. 10, 2001   [see obituary]
Osgood, Virginia Midyette Dec. 2, 1912 Apr. 26, 2005   [see obituary]
Potter, Betty Rose Sanders Oct. 9, 1944 Oct. 8, 2008   [see obituary]
Potter, Garnet Eric July 8, 1942 Jan. 23, 1996   [see obituary]
Roberts, Thelma Powell Apr. 8, 1905 Jan. 28, 2000   [see obituary]
Rue, Annie Jones Nov. 4, 1900 Apr. 20, 1998   [see obituary]
Sadler, Dorothy Carroll Gibbs June 1, 1914 Apr. 2, 2002   [see obituary]
Sadler, Herbert Lee Jr. Mar. 21, 1930 Apr. 26, 2011   [see obituary]
Sadler, John Carroll Sept. 7, 1904 Jan. 11, 1993   [see obituary]
Sadler, Lindsey Woodley May 12, 1914 July 27, 1991   [see obituary]
Sears, Mary Gibbs Dec. 14, 1913 Nov. 1, 1996   [see obituary]
Sears, Nathaniel Bennett Mar. 20, 1939 Apr. 4, 2007   [see obituary]
Simmons, Benjamin Cartwright Sr. Dec. 1, 1930 Nov. 1, 2007  

[see obituary]

Simmons, Benj. F. [c1840] September 28, 1902 Age 62 years - His record is on high.
[s/o Benjamin T. Simmons, Currituck Co. Clerk of Court]

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Simmons, Benjamin Taylor Junior December 6, 1909
Washington, DC
May 1, 1958 Good will toward men

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Simmons, Elizena Frances December 23, 1840 November 28, 1903 Wife of Dr. P.H. Simmons - Asleep in Jesus  [Closeup]

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Simmons, Emily Muller Nov. 28, 1941 Apr. 6, 2000  

[see obituary]

Simmons, Estella S. Dec. 1, 1888 in TX Oct. 12, 1960 [wife of Brig. General Benjamin T. Simmons]

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Simmons, Joseph Leslie Jr. Mar. 21, 1910 June 5, 1992  

[see obituary]

Simmons, Martha Elizabeth Oct. 15, 1898 Oct. 5, 1992  

[see obituary]

Simmons, Mary Rebecca Nov. 2, 1862 Feb. 8, 1951 At rest  [d/o Patrick H. & Elizena Simmons]

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Simmons, Maxine Boomer Apr. 28, 1920 Nov. 13, 2007  

[see obituary]

Simmons, Patrick H. March 24, 1836 Oct. 15, 1914 "In His holy keeping."  [see a photo of his 1871 home and cemetery plot]
[s/o Benjamin T. Simmons, Currituck Co. Clerk of Court]

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Smith, Carroll Demock Nov. 13, 1902 May 26, 1994  

[see obituary]

Smith, Erwin Gardner July 24, 1933 Aug. 12, 1999  

[see obituary]

Smith, Maude Mart. 3, 1886 Jan. 25, 1953  

[see obituary]

Smith, Olive Watson Oct. 31, 1907 Sept. 23, 1992  

[see obituary]

Spencer, Teressa Barnett June 5, 1914 Nov. 13, 1994  

[see obituary]

Swindell, Minnie Aug. 30, 1869 Mar. 23, 1951   [see obituary]
Swindell, William Durant May 29, 1911 Feb, 23, 1999   [see obituary]
Tuten, Henry c1915 1985   [see obituary]
Watson, John Clifton Mar. 18, 1888 Mar. 18, 1953   [see obituary]
Watson, William Hatten Feb. 11, 1917 Apr. 13, 2004   [see obituary]
Williams, Ashley Duane Feb. 12, 1934 Oct. 31, 2005   [see obituary]
Williams, Edward Wendell Oct. 4, 1935 July 28, 2009   [see obituary]
Williams, Mary Etta May 29, 1918 Sept. 8, 1958 Mother

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Williams, Minnie Mae Lassiter Nov. 12, 1943 Nov. 20, 2009  

[see obituary]

Williams, William Joseph Jr. Nov. 15, 1921 May 27, 2012   [see obituary]
Yates, Lorraine Marie Potter Sept. 21, 1943 Nov. 26, 2007   [see obituary]