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186    BRUSH CREEK PRIMITIVE BAPTIST CHURCH [G56.1]

      Location - In Randolph County, just west of Chatham County line, 100 feet west of SR 2637, 0.2 mile north of SR 2636

      Coordinates: 35d 40m 41.0s N; 79d 32m 58.0s W Click here for Google maps

      On 4 October 1996, Will Heiser recorded 2 grave markers and noted 68 field stones.

      Photos by Beverly Wiggins in August 2010.
      View #1 of the church. View #2 of the church. View inside the church.

      Owner: Trustees.
      Topo Quadrant: Coleridge.
      Church owned: Yes. Denomination: Missionary Baptist.
      Abandoned: Yes.
      Number of graves: 70.
      Cemetery size: 100' x 100'.
      White: Yes.
      Restricted access: Yes. Private lane
      Overgrown and easy to identify: Yes.
      Not identified explanation: South of church building: 25' x 35' area covered with periwinkle.
      Enclosed: No.
      Enclosed conditions: Area covered with creeping myrtle.
      Markers: Yes.
      Markers with inscriptions: Yes.
      Number of readable markers: 3.
      Last burial: 1858.
      First burial: 1834.

      Miscellaneous information: Accessible by rough lane 0.2 mile long, to the west of driveway to George Siler residsence at 2234 SR 2637.

      Last canvassed by: Will M. Heiser. Date: 4 Oct 1996.


  1. Barker, Elizabeth   (b. Unknown - d. Unknown)
      • "Here lies the body of Elizabeth .."
  2. Craven, Charity   (b. 16 Jun 1791 - d. 2 Apr 1834)
      • Wife of John R.Craven. "In memory of". 1' x 2' white marble. Footstone: C.C.
  3. Craven, John R.   (b. 28 Mar 1793 - d. 16 Jul 1858)
      • Husband of Charity Craven. "In memory of". 1' x 2' white marble. Footstone: JRC.
  4. Simpson, Mina E.   (b. 14 Sep 1884 - d. 5 Apr 1928)
      • "Mother. She was the sunshine of our home.". Another view of the marker.


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