by Terry Thornton
Maxey Cemetery is located southeast of Fulton on Russell Road, a private road requiring permission to enter. The following map will provide the general location of the cemetery but arrangements must be made in advance to enter the property. Click map for a larger view.
The following names were transcribed from photographs made of the grave markers in November, 2009. The alphabetized index consists of surname, given name(s), year of birth, year of death, name of cemetery, and an image number which is a link to the photograph of the marker. Click the link to view the grave marker.
Researchers are encouraged to view the photographs to obtain more information such as complete date of birth or death, relationships, parents, and/or military service.
Abbreviations used: nd -- no dates; nod -- no other date; img -- image. A question mark (?) is used to indicate a questionable transcription; a blank line (__) indicates that information is missing or unreadable.
BARNES, Katie, 1893, 1901, Maxey, img 3089
JUSTICE, Nathaniel, 1862, 1909, Maxey, img 3210
JUSTICE, Priscella Webb, 1867, 1904, Maxey, img 3210
MAXEY, A.J., 1845, 1895, Maxey, img 3079
MAXEY, H.P., 1870, 1898, Maxey, img 3080
McWILLIAMS, William, died 1843, Maxey, img 3094
MOORE, G.W., 1834, 1911, Maxey, img 3103
MOORE, Martha A., 1846, 1880, Maxey, img 3102
PALMER, Elias Alexander, 1831, 1924, Maxey, img 3057
PALMER, Mary Adelia, 1838, 1921, Maxey, img 3058
PALMER, Minnie May, 1895, 1897, Maxey, img 3075
PALMER, T.F., 1863, 1930, Maxey, img 3059
SHAW, J.R., nd, age 84, Maxey, img 3087
SHAW, Joe, nd, Maxey, img 3085
SHAW, Mary, nd, Maxey, img 3088
SHAW, Ruth, nd, age 84?, Maxey, img 3092
SHAW, Sarah, nd, Maxey, img 3084
SPENCER, Dezzie D., 1888, 1900, Maxey, img 3065
SPENCER, John P., 1869, 1879, Maxey, img 3107
SPENCER, M.E., 1853, 1907, Maxey, img 3066
SPENCER, M.F., 1846, 1905, Maxey, img 3209
SPENCER, Mittie Ann, 1872, 1881, Maxey, img 3107
SULLIVAN, W.G., nd, Maxey, img 3060
WALKER, Albert Malachi, 1872, 1873, Maxey, img 3105
WALKER, E.J., 1848, 1898, Maxey, img 3069
WALKER, John H., 1841, __, Maxey, img 3073
WALKER, Mittie Alice, 1868, 1869, Maxey, img 3106
WALKER, W.C., 1870, 1901, Maxey, img 3071
WIYGLE, Rosalee, 1880, 1887, Maxey, img 3062
WIYGLE, Sallie C., 1817, 1892, Maxey, img 3061
The following three photographs were made in Maxey Cemetery, November 14, 2009, on the occasion of the CSA memorial and marker ceremony for James Wyatt Spencer. For a report of that ceremony, click here.
Note: The index to Maxey Cemetery in this article was migrated to Book of the Dead from Hill Country HOGS Blog where it was posted November 15, 2009.
Index and photographs of grave markers copyright © 2009. William T. "Terry" Thornton, Fulton, Mississippi. All Rights Reserved.