Cemetery notes and/or description: Dorough Cemetery was started on land purchased by Nathan Smith Dorough on 12 March 1849. His wife, Harriett Landrum Dorough was the first person buried here in November 1851 and their daughter, Nancy Ann Dorough, three weeks later. It is said Nathan laid them to rest on his farm in a grassy clearing surrounded by stately pines.
Many Dorough descendent buried here.
Located 3 miles from Cordele - across from the Midway Methodist Church