Sacred to the memory of
GEN DAVID ADAMS
Who died october 19, 1834
In the 69th year of his age
...near him are buried his daughter Mary, his mother, two brothers, Johnathan and James Adams
GEN Adams was a native of South Carolina and came to the state of Georgia soon after the revolution of 1776. He was a member of the legislature more than 20 years and at different times as presiding speaker of the house of representatives and received successively from the state the commission of brigadier and major general.