Cemeteries

his is a listing of cemeteries located in Jones County. If there any missing  please send the cemetery name and location so that it can be added to this listing.  Your contributions will help make this list as complete as possible.  In addition to these, there are other resources that may be helpful:

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  • Andrews Cemetery1.1 miles from Hwy 58 South turn right onto farm path at 1447 Pine Street Road beside white farm house. Cemetery is on left in field down path.
  • Banks Cemetery — photos by Richard Phillips of a few of the tombstones there.  Near 10 Mile Fork Road and Ben Banks Rd.
  • Beaver Creek Church Cemetery – on Henderson Road just outside of Trenton
  • Brock Cemetery – on Hwy 41. 5.1 miles west from the junction of Hwy 58. It is approximately 330 yards from the road in a field. There are large trees near the cemetery and hog houses to the left of the cemetery. From Comfort, the cemetery is 2.5 miles east on Jack Cabin Branch.
  • Brock Cemetery – approx 250 yards north of Middle Rd (SR 1300) between the intersection of Old Kinston-Trenton Rd (SR 1159) and Cobb (SR 1303). It is approx 3/10th of a mile east of Shady Grove Church and 7/10ths of a mile west of Cobb Rd, on the south side of Beaver Creek.
  • Burton Family Cemetery – on Hunters Creek Road, off NC Highway 58, approximately 10 miles Southeast of Maysville, North Carolina. It appears to be maintained by family members living on Hunters Creek Road.
  • Casper Cemetery - off Middle Rd on the Bill Griffin Farm. 3/4 miles east of McDaniel Fork Rd on left, approx. 75 yards from Middle Rd next to the woods.
  • Civils Cemetery – Take Hwy 58 North. Just past 3780 Hwy 58 North, take a right onto Pine Street Road. Take a right onto the winding road, looking for the cemetery on the left, in a corn field.
  • Alice Conway Collins Memorial Cemetery – on NC 58 between Freeman Ln & Barbee Ln
  • Dillahunt’s Memorial Cemetery – On NC 58 between Meadows Ln and Smith Ln near intersection of Blueberry Rd.
  • Dogwood  Memorial Cemetery – off Highway 17 in Maysville, Jones County, NC near the Jones County/Onslow County line at the White Oak River
  • Dudley Cemetery - approximately 1.8 miles Southeast of Maysville, North Carolina on NC State Highway 58. The cemetery is visible from NC Highway 58,and is approximately 1/4 mile east of the highway. It is surrounded by privately held farm fields. The cemetery is enclosed by a fence and is gated. It appears to be adequately maintained by the local landowner.
  • Levin Eubank Cemetery – no location information
  • Eubanks Cemetery – off of Hwy 17 near Riggstown Rd
  • Eubanks Cemetery – on Plantation Road
  • Malcolm A. Ferrell Cemetery - from US 70 east of Kinston turn left onto Caswell Station Road. Cemetery is on the right about 400 yards from the road behind a house that is behind a fenced in cemetery on the right beside the road.
  • Franck Homestead Cemetery (John Martin Franck)located near Tuckahoe Creek
  • Freewill Chapel Church Cemetery – Pollocksville
  • Friendship Church Cemetery – Trenton
  • Louisa J. Gilbert Cemetery – take Hwy 58 North, take a right onto Pine Street Road. cemetery located across the street from 912 Pine Street Rd.
  • Gillett-Sanders Cemetery – off Hwy 58 North (heading towards Maysville) aproximately 1/4 mile beyond the entrance to Haywood Landing. (same side of road).
  • Godwin-Young Cemetery – on Hunters Creek Road off Hwy. 58 between Maysville and Stella, NC
  • Green Family Cemetery - .2 mile east of intersection of Green Road (SR 1317) with Wyse Fork Road (SR 1002)
  • Haddock Family Cemetery – on Highway 58 West on right side of road approximately 5 miles out of ?
  • Haiti Cemetery – Trenton
  • Harrison Family Cemetery – off a dirt road path off the Ten Mile Fork Road near Old New Bern Road
  • Hay-Meadows Cemetery – approximately 1/2 mile west of Highway 58, and 1 mile southeast of Maysville, North Carolina.
  • Heath Cemetery – take Highway 58 to Spann Road which bears to the right and becomes Heath Road. The cemetery is behind the HEATH family home on Heath Rd, Trenton.
  • Henderson Family Cemetery – well kept family plot located behind the Larry Riggs Farm, on the Belgrade Swansboro Road, off Highway 17, Maysville.
  • James A. Hood Cemetery – from US 70 east of Kinston turn left onto Caswell Station Road. Cemetery is on the right beside the road.
  • Humphrey Family Cemetery – outside of Maysville
  • Hurst Family Cemetery – on the corner of Stoney Cut Road and the White Oak River Road. There are only three distinguishable gravesites located here. It appears that the site is maintained by the landowner to the rear of the Plot.
  • Jenkins Cemetery – on Plantation Rd
  • Jenkins-Hadnot Cemetery - no location information
  • King Cemetery – Comfort
  • Killingsworth Cemetery – behind Lanie’s Chapel Christian Church on Hwy 58 North. Approach from sideroad, Guineatown Road.
  • Koonce Cemetery –  the Capt. Michael Koonce graveyard. Located off Chiquapin Chapel Road.
  • Lee’s Chapel Church Cemetery – this graveyard is located behind the church which is located at 9966 Hwy 17 S and intersection with Lee’s Chapel Rd (SR 1114).
  • Argent Ann Lee Cemetery – 220 Moore Road, near Moore Road & Wyse Fork intersection. The gravesite is behind the house and beyond the tool shed.
  • Maides Family Cemetery – approximately 5.1 miles southeast of Maysville, Jones County, North Carolina on NC State Highway 58.
  • McDaniel Cemetery – From 58 South just past the Lenoir-Jones Line, take Middle Road then turn onto SR1316 McDaniel Fork Road. Immediate go past the #625 mailbox and park along side the road. The cemetery is across a wide yard and upclimb boarded by trees and and a fence. Well kept.
  • Meadows Family Cemetery – off Hunters Creek Road, off NC Highway 58 approximatley 9 miles Southeast of Maysville, NC. It is poorly maintained.
  • Meadows/Riggs Cemetery – on Queens Creek Road (SR 1509), one half mile from NC highway 24, turn left on Ella Lane. 2/10 mile to B D Meadows farm – cemetery across pastures approx 200 yard SE of house.
  • Mills Cemetery – at the intersection of Hwy 41 East (going towards Trenton from Hwy 258) and Mills Lane, in Jones County, NC. This cemetery is well tended and taken care of. It lies in a field, surrounded by corn and tobacco, behind a red brick house. A massive tree stump stands beside the grave of J.W.S. Mills and only one marker, that of John Hill Basden, is broken.
  • Mills Family Cemetery – on the White Oak River Road, approximately 2.75 miles from Highway 17, South of Maysville, North Carolina.
  • Miller Cemetery – near the intersection of Allen Heath Ln and Mary Tate Rd/Country Club Rd.
  • Moore Cemetery – from Kinston, NC 258 East to Hwy. 41 East turn left onto Weyerhaeuser Road, Cemetery just passed State Road 1143 (Clement V. Mills Road) on hill. Tuckahoe Township, Trenton.
  • Oak Grove Methodist Cemetery – 3.4 miles from Olivers Crossroad (Hwy 58) on Oak Grove Road (SR 1121) just beyond the intersection of Claude Banks Road (SR 1332).
  • Parker Mills Family Cemetery – Maysville
  • Phillips Cemetery – on Phillips Rd.
  • Elendar Eubanks Cemetery – near Tenmile Fork.
  • Philyaw Cemetery – on Richlands road. Take Hwy 258 South from Kinston until you get to Hargetts Crossroads. Turn left on Hwy 41 and go about 8 miles to Comfort. Go past the Fire Station about 1/2 mile and turn right on Richlands Hwy. You will go past the fourth residence on the left and will be a dirt path beside a double wide. The cemetery is down that path. You can see it from the road.
  • Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery – no location information.
  • Plantation Cemetery – from Trenton about 6 miles west to Harrell’s Crossroads -Turn left at Old Haskin’s Store -The Plantation is about 1 mile on the Right.
  • Pleasant Hill Christian Church Cemetery – intersection of State Road 1130 (Pleasant Hill Road) and State Road 1153 (Vine Swamp Road).
  • Pollocksville Cemetery – off of US 17 near the Trent River
  • Primitive Baptist Church – Maysville
  • Provow/Provost Family Cemetery – on State Road 1116, White Oak River Road Loop Just outside of Maysville.
  • Riley Oaks Cemetery – on the Richlands Hwy between Comfort and Richlands.
  • St. James AME Zion Church Cemetery – no location information.
  • Scott Cemetery – Hwy 58 North about 1/2 mile from the intersection of Middle Road and Hwy 41 West. Situated on Scott Farm land, the Scott Cemetery is located next to the road, engulfed by a field of corn. Five nearly dead trees outline the back perimetess. Its cornes have had cement boundary posts, one reading R-1. Grounds are well maintained but some of its headstones are worn, mold-covered and hard to read.
  • Shivar Cemetery – located in Comfort, NC
  • Simmons Cemetery - take Copeland Farm Road onto Wilcox Loop Rd. Cemetery is ½ Mile on Right and Approx 1/8 mile in Field.
  • Simmons Cemetery - at least 1/2 to 1 mile off Hwy 58 between Pollocksville and Trenton and north of the cutoff between 58 and Maysville. Its on the right side of the highway. Go through the field and into the edge of the woods. The entrance is off Hwy 58 near a church/cemetery on left and in or near a valley or low dip in the highway.
  • Simmons-Arthur Cemetery – on Hwy 17, between Pollocksville and Maysville. There is an old Simmons homeplace (about to fall down) on the left heading towards Maysville from Pollocksville. There is a really tall tombstone in this cemetery. It can be seen from the road and is by some trees. At one time, they had a chain across the road but it seems lately the path has been open. There are some fences where they had/have horses.
  • Simmons-Kelly Cemetery – just within the Jones County line. Going north on the Neuse Road in Lenoir County, take a right in front of Southwest Christian Church. It is about a mile on the right and is fenced. There is a smaller area that has its own iron fence. There is one stone outside the large fence.
  • Stella Worship Center Cemetery - 215 Hunters Creek Rd Maysville.
  • Stilley Cemetery - on County Road 1129 (Chinquapin Chapel Road) approximately 1 mile from Hwy 58.
  • Trenton Municipal Cemetery – on County Road 1129 (Chinquapin Chapel Road) approximately 1 mile from Hwy 58.
  • Unknown Cemetery – on Highway 58 just before you get to the Black Swamp Creek bridge on the North side of the road there is a really really old graveyard with a wrought iron fence.
  • George Whaley/County Line Cemetery – on Pleasant Hill Rd right at the Jones County/Lenoir line.
  • White Oak Cemetery – in between Main St. & Byrum Ave entrance on 8th Street in Maysville.