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Hunter Cemetery is adjacent to Hunter Cemetery in Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee, Maury Co. Established sometime in the early 1800 as a burial place for the colored people in that area. It is a very well kept cemetery.
There are 2 cemeteries by the same name side by side --- one for whites and one for African-Americans. The white cemetery is no longer in use, ceased about 1907, but this one, the African-American Cemetery, is still active today. It is referred to as Hunter Cemetery and the other as Historic Hunter Cemetery.