|Friendship Sreet, just past Avenue D|
South Carolina USA
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
AKA: Darlington Community Cemetery or Darlington City Cemetery
Darlington Memorial Cemetery Marker:
"This cemetery, established in 1890, was originally a five-acre tract when it was laid out as the cemetery for the nearby Macedonia Baptist Church. The first African American cemetery in Darlington, it includes about 1,900 graves dating from the late 19th century to the present. In 1946 Bethel A.M.E. Church and St. James Methodist Church, both nearby, established their own cemeteries here as well."
This cemetery was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.