North Carolina USA
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Located in the Hemphill section of Jonathan Creek. To reach the cemetery follow Hwy 19 & 276N just prior to reaching the Holiday Inn at Dellwood. turn right off U S 19, follow 276N (Jonathan Creek Rd) for 2 1/2 miles where Hemphill Rd enters the highway from the left.
Cross over the 4 lane hwy and enter the paved road which is marked at the entrance with a sign 'Hemphill Baptist Church' 1 9/10 miles. Follow the road which crosses over a 1 lane bridge and shortly thereafter an auto junk yard.
Continue on this road until you approach the Hemphill Methodist Church on the left. Follow the main road past the church across a small bridge. On your left, approximately 100 yards beyond the bridge is the Hemphill Baptist Church.
Pull into the church parking lot. The Old Brown Cemetery is across the road from the church. It is located atop the ridge and you will need to walk up the country lane (Jim Moody Drive) between the farm houses to reach the cemetery gate.