Last will and testament:, dated March 07, 1818 Named SALLY WHITELY, (Sp) his wife, as executrix of his estate. Sarah Whiteley was appointed Executrix on October 19, 1818 in October session of Probate Court of White County, Tennessee.
He was buried in the family cemetery on his homestead along Eagle Creek between the Maynard Branch and Caney Fork River in Warren County, Tennessee(Located in White Co., before 1807 and now Dekalb County, since 1837. The six graves were removed from the old cemetery by the U. S. Corps of Engineers, when the Center Hill Dam was constructed,to a ten acre plot purchased in order to move the small cemeteries that would be covered by the lake. The Mount Holly Cemetery is located near Smithville, Tennessee.