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 44.585N, 94 Deg 53.885W. >From the intersection of FM 1159 and CR 3240 take CR 3240 east for 1.6 miles to CR 3230. Turn right onto CR 3230 and go 2/10 mile south, turning left or east onto a private road for another 100 yards. The area is well fenced and very clean. There appears to be only the three burials. The oldest burial is that of Louis Fitzhugh Bonham, acting postmaster of Bryarly from 21 Nov 1940 and postmaster beginning 10 Jan 1941. This post office was closed on 28 Feb 1954. This cemetery was surveyed by Lawrence and Sue Dale on 30 Nov 1999. We visited the site again on 8 Dec 2003 and took the GPS readings. Due to the winter ice storm of Dec 2000 and subsequent logging operations, this cemetery is in terrible condition and will soon be lost. As of 31 Dec 2004 this cemetery had 3 documented burials. All information for this cemetery location is from the books ÃÂBurial, Cemetery and Death Records for Red River County, Texas' by Lawrence and Sue Dale, Copyright ÃÂ© 2005.