Red River County
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This cemetery is located in the northeast quadrant of Red River County, Texas. GPS COORDINATES: Datum WGS84: 33 Deg 34.557N, 94 Deg 45.235W. >From Avery proceed east on Hwy 82 for a short half mile to the intersection with CR 3330. Take CR 3330 north or left for 1.8 miles and the church and cemetery are on the right. This was originally the Collvins family cemetery and on 26 Feb 1952, Mr. John Collvins sold for $1 to the Missionary Baptist Church part of the C. Burkham headright survey near Avery. The oldest marked grave was that of Junish H. Romack who died 26 Sep 1882. This cemetery was surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on 23 Jan 1999. We visited the site again on 26 Dec 2003 and took the GPS readings. We also did a re-walk of the cemetery adding new burials and noting marker changes. As of 31 Dec 2004 this cemetery had 102 documented burials. All information for this cemetery location/notes is from the books ‘Burial, Cemetery and Death Records for Red River County, Texas' by Lawrence and Sue Dale, Copyright © 2005.