Rowan County, Kentucky

Location of Cemetery:

From Morehead, Rt. 32 East to Wagner Store (Rt. 32 & Rt. 173). Right (South) on Rt. 173, 4.3 miles to Rt. 711. Right on Rt. 711, 0.75 mile to the cemetery.

Laid to Rest here:

Davis, Henderson 15 Nov 1874 28 Jul 1908 SS  
Fraley, Elmer 1909 1990 SS  
Hitch, John 04 Aug 1884 01 Aug 1969 SS : W [Husband] We will meet again
Hitch, Rosie 12 May 1889 02 Mar 1957 SS : H [Wife of John Hitch]
Kidd, Marion 1892 [      ] SS  
Kidd, Mary 1893 1978 SS  
Ratliff, James Harlan
Ratliff, Delpha Jane
14 Mar 1882
12 Aug 1881
31 Jul 1959
20 Mar 1957
DS : H
DS : W
Though lost to sight to memory sound
She was the sunshine of our home
Ratliff, Fred
Ratliff, Lexie
24 Apr 1915
24 Jul 1916
[      ]
21 Jan 1977
DS : H
DS : W
[Husband of Lexie Hitch]
[Wife of Fred Ratliff] Great love lives on
Thomas, Ed
Thomas, Jane
[      ]
DS : H
DS : W
[Husband of Jane Thomas]
[Wife of Ed Thomas]

Note: Three unmarked grave sites.


This cemetery listing is authored by the Rowan County Kentucky Historical Society. It is one of over 375 cemetery surveys available in book or CD format from the Society.

Page design and graphics by Teri Pettit. The titling font used in the cemetery name plaques is Adobe Trajan Bold, designed by Carol Twombly.

Source of Information:

Personal records, Funeral Homes and inventory of the cemetery.


The Historical Society and specifically the Cemetery Committee, wishes to acknowledge and extend a special thanks to Dewie E. Black, Betty Sharp & Ethel J. Jones for their work in inventorying this cemetery on July 8, 1977.

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