St. Clair County
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Legal: Doyal Twp. T37N--R26W--Section 25
Location: West from Collins on U.S. 54, 7 miles to SR-V, north 3 miles on SR-V to SE-550, ½ mile from road to cemetery.
History: This cemetery is on private property and there are no roads to it. It is on the James "Jim" Bishop farm. It is fenced but unkept. This cemetery has a lot of sand stones for grave markers. Jacob and Lavina Coonce were the first settlers in St. Clair County and are buried in this cemetery. These words are found on Lavina Coone's head stone: "Lie here sweet wife and take thy rest, God called thee home, he thought it best"