First grave in Long Cove cemetery, ca 1880. Some say a Mr. Ament is buried here; Miss Margaret Elizabeth 'Bessie' Shuler (1895-1985) said that this first grave contains the bodies of two children of migrant cotton pickers who died of a fever while the family picked cotton on the Avery farm. [Information from Ruth Godwin Gadbury's "One Hundred years in Long Cove."
Long Cove Cemetery
Created by: Peggy Smith Wolfe
Record added: Mar 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66876737