PHILLIPS CEMETERY

 PHILLIPS CEMETERY (REMOVED)
                         (PRIOR TO PERCY PRIEST LAKE & DAM CONSTRUCTION)
 
PP-95:  NASHVILLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN.  Relocated in 1966.
 
U. S. Corps of Engineers removed the Phillips Cemetery (#95), Davidson County,  prior to the construction of Percy Priest Lake and Dam.  Re-interments took place at Mt. Juliet Cemetery, Wilson County, TN.,  in Section U.,  with the exception of three which were removed to Clements Cemetery, as noted below.  Corps recorded the following names and death dates:
 
Phillips, Margaret C.  1894
Phillips, Richard S.  1914
Phillips, Mary D.  1875
Phillips, William B.  1871
Phillips, Susan E.  1882
Phillips, Leonard S.  1889
Phillips, Bernice.  1873
Phillips, Samuel H.  1865
Ball, Lula P.  1899
Odum, Billie.  No date
Hager, Orville H.  1945
Worrel, Infant.  No date
Worrel, Infant.  No date
Massey, Samuel J.  1886  (Removed to Clement Cemetery)
Massey, Edward O.  1887  (Removed to Clement Cemetery)
Massey, Edward.  No date  (Removed to Clement Cemetery)
Massey, Dora.  No date
Massey, Nora.  No date
Massey, Frank.  No date
Massey, Emma L.  No date
Hager, William E.  No date
Hager, Theresa V.  No date
Hager, Anderson.  No date
Massey, Samuel.  No date
4 Unknown.  Graves without markers.
 
Original location of Phillips Cemetery may be found on www.topozone.com/viewmaps.asp   
(Available in 2004)
 
For additional historical information on the Percy Priest Dam and Lake Project, click-on “Percy Priest. Cemeteries Removed”                                                       

Report.  4-30-2004
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