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Pamlico Co., NC Cemeteries



See also:
    NC Digital Collection of 1937 WPA Cemeteries for Pamlico County
    USGenWeb Archives for Pamlico County Cemeteries
    Find-A-Grave for Pamlico County Cemeteries
    Cemetery Census for Pamlico County
  • Allen Family Cemetery
  • Banks Cemetery #1
  • Banks Cemetery #2
  • Barnett Cemetery
  • Bay Creek Christian Church Cemetery
  • Brickyard Cemetery
  • Brinson Cemetery
  • Brinson-Harper Cemetery
  • Cahoon Cemetery
  • Grantsboro Cemetery
  • Green Hill Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery (African American)
  • Keel Cemetery
  • Rawls Family Cemetery
  • Riggs-McCotter Cemetery
  • Sparrow Family Cemetery
  • St. Mark's AME Zion Church Cemetery (African American)
  • Stilley's Cemetery
  • Stonewall African-American Cemetery
  • West Branch Missionary Baptist Church (African American)
    by Thelma Greene Reagan

    Today we walked where others walked
    On a lonely, windswept hill;
    Today we talked where others cried
    For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.

    Today our hearts were touched
    By graves of tiny babies;
    Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
    In the heartbreak of the ages.

    Today we saw where the grandparents lay
    In the last sleep of their time;
    Lying under the trees and clouds -
    Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.

    Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
    Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
    Was it a babe, child, young or old?
    No indication could be found.

    Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
    We had been here once before
    On a day we'd all like to forget,
    But will remember forever more.

    Today we recorded for kith and kin
    The graves of ancestors past;
    To be preserved for generations hence,
    A record we hope will last.

    Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
    For stones sometimes crumble to dust
    And generations of folks yet to come
    Will be grateful for your trust.

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    2010 Kay Midgett Sheppard