Centerpoint (Methodist) Cemetery
Cemetery is in Copiah County, Mississippi, on MS 28, between Hazlehurst and
Union Church, Mississippi. A relatively new cemetery, it is situated at
Centerpoint Methodist Church -- founded in 1905 -- at the intersection of
Browns Well Road and Centerpoint Lane.
DIRECTIONS: DIRECTIONS:  (From Jackson MS area) Take
I-55 South approximately 30 miles; Take Exit # 61 (Hazlehurst/Fayette) right on
MS 28 toward Fayette for 6.3 miles; turn right on Browns Well Road; continue on
Browns Well Road for 2/0 mile to the church and cemetery.  (From Brookhaven,
MS area): Take MS 550 to Union Church; turn Right onto MS 28 (toward
Hazlehurst); continue on MS 28 for 21 miles; turn Left on Centerpoint Lane
approx. 2/10 mile to the church and cemetery.  (From Natchez MS area): Take
US 61 North to Fayette; turn Right on MS 33 and MS 28 for approx. 1 mile; turn
Left on MS 28 (to Union Church/Hazlehurst) for approx. 20 miles; continue on MS
28 through Union Church following directions in # 2 above.
instances when a wife's grave stone has the maiden name and a citation that she
is the wife of "X", two entries have been made, one with the maiden
name and the other with the married name. This is a listing of grave markers:
in some situations, the name of the surviving spouse has been entered;
therefore no death date has been entered.
compiled 14 March 2002 by Larry W. Little (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Name DOB DOD Inscription/Comments
Bagwell, Billye F. Wade 20 Jan 1934 16 May 2000 w/o Robert E. Bagwell; double marker.
Bagwell, Robert E. 12 Oct 1931 h/o
Billye F. Wade; double marker.
Blackmon, Henry Harold 16 Jan 1894 26 Oct 1975 h/o
Modena Lamar Blackmon; double marker.
Blackmon, Modena Lamar 4
Sept 1896 19 Dec 1991 w/o Henry H. Blackmon; double marker.
Coke, Eddie J. 29 Jan 1895 12 Mar 1979 h/o Willie F. Coke; double marker. PVT US Army, World War I.
Coke, Noah T. “Sonny” 5 July 1933 11 Feb 1992 US
Coke, Willie F. 16
Jan 1905 5 June 1996 w/o Eddie J. Coke; double marker.
Funchess, A. McAtee 14 Dec 1932
Funchess, Byron Terry 20 Nov 1963 6 June 1987
Juillerat, Catherine F. McCrory 1 Feb 1950 w/o Harold Leroy McCrory Sr.
Juillerat, Harold Leroy Sr. 13 Jan 1937 25
Dec 1997 h/o Catherine F. McCrory;
Miller, Hilda J. Thompson 8 July 1927 w/o Thomas C. Miller; double marker.
Miller, Thomas Carl 8 Sept 1923 11 Mar 1996 h/o
Hilda Thompson; double marker.
McCrory, Edgar F. Sr. 23 May 1902 2 Apr 1972 h/o
Frankie Adams; double marker.
McCrory, Frankie Adams 18
Aug 1914 27 Feb 1988 w/o Edgar F. McCrory; double marker.
Nunnery, Lucy Lee Blackmon 19 Jan 1917 20 Oct
Reynolds, James Alfred 31 July 1891 31 Mar 1967 h/o Katie
[Mearl Turnipseed]; double marker; married 21 Dec 1938.Mississippi CPL US Army
World War I.
Reynolds, Katie M. 21
June 1913 w/o James Alfred Reynolds; double marker;
married 21 Dec 1938.
Turnipseed, David B. 5 July 1906 27 Oct 1978
Turnipseed, Johnnie Rae 13 Nov 1907 14 May 1999 S SGT US Army World War II; “His curbed
smile revealed his sense of humor.”
Van Etten, Davie P. 1904 1986 h/o Eunice M. Van Etten; double
Van Etten, Eunice M. 1908 1991 w/o David P. Van Etten; double
Wade, Euna V. 1980 1987 double
Wade, John Artice 1980 1982 double marker.