Stinnett Cemetery near Purdy, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods
N 36° 50.083 W 093° 57.725
15S E 414211 N 4076969
Quick Description: An abandoned cemetery in rural Barry County, MO
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 9/27/2013 9:04:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ5J1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Raine
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Long Description:
This is one of several cemeteries that I have located that are being let go completely to weeds and time. (Sounds like the name of a book: Weeds And Time.) Still, it is recorded in FindAGrave as having 18 interments. All the readable grave markers have dates on them (a rarity!), and the earliest is from 1857.

After I found that there was a human entrance into the cemetery (but no car entrance) I made the mistake of going in. Then my socks were filled with those oat-like stickers that poke into your ankles. Ouch! But I took a few more photos and then got out - to pick my socks clean.

As with nearby Maddy Cemetery (misspelled Matty on the topos), this cemetery is misspelled as Stinett on the topos, instead of Stinnett as it should be.
Latest Burial: 5/21/1892

Earliest Burial: Not listed

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