Across from the Mt. Olive Baptist Church on County Road 23 lies the grave of Louisa Jane Watkins. Her tombstone tells that she died September 20, 1884 at the age of 53 years.
A beautiful wrought iron fence surrounds her grave.
She was born Louisa Jane Glover about 1831 in Tuscaloosa County.
Louisa married Calvin Watts Watkins on October 9, 1854 in Tuscaloosa County.
A marker sits at the foot of Louisa's gravesite that tells us about Calvin W. Watkins (1822-1865), who was in the 36th Alabama Regiment Co. K.