Aug. 25, 1962 Mount Vernon Jefferson County Illinois, USA
This record can be found in the genealogical quarterly "Saga of Southern Illinois" on page 43 of the April-June 1975 issue. The cemetery records for New Hope cemetery were submitted by: Marie Greenwood of Lake Benton ILL. The New Hope Cemetery chartered June 3, 1891 and is located in Jefferson Co., four miles east of Route 37 on the Jefferson/Franklin Co. line, then one mile north. The cemetery is now being called The Hope Cemetery.