Mississippi USGenWeb Archives

 Fillingame/Purvis Cemetery
Purvis, Lamar County, MS

Tombstone Photographs

Location:  From Hwy. 11 at Purvis, turn North on Main Street, then turn East onto Williams Street.  go about 1/2 mile to cemetery on right just past the underpass.

The photographs in this portion of the archives were contributed by LaDell Williams (ldw)


(Click on the underlined links to download the tombstone photograph)

Elihu, Infant s/o Dr. Henry Clay Abney & Sarh Slade, 1870-1870  (ldw)
Austin, h/o Mary Jane Anderson, Civil War Casualty, 1829-1862 (ldw)
Elworth, s/o William Henry Fillingame & Martha Catherine Purvis, 1883-1884  (ldw)
Gladys W., w/o Mitchell R. Fillingame, 1905-1965  (ldw)
Hettie K., d/o William Henry Fillingame & Martha Catherine Purvis, 1897-1899  (ldw)
Infant, d/o William Henry Fillingame & Martha Catherine Purvis, b. & d. 1890  (ldw)
Lyman L., s/o William Henry Fillingame & Martha Catherine Purvis, 1887-1900  (ldw)
Martha Catherine (Purvis), w/o William Henry Fillingame, 1862-1948  (ldw)
Mitchell, h/o Gladys W., 1893-1981  (ldw)
William Henry, h/o Martha Catherine Purvis, 1858-1918  (ldw)
Emma J. (Cooper), w/o Rev. Prentis J. Hartfield, 1889-1979  (ldw)
Lonnie N., h/o Lola M., 1918-1995  (ldw)
Rev. Prentis J., h/o Emma J. Cooper, 1892-1976  (ldw)
Dolly (Abney), w/o Thomas Melville Purvis, 1826-1910  (ldw) 
Joseph Abney, s/o Thomas Melville Purvis & Dolly Abney, Civil War Casualty, 1845-1865  (ldw)
Thomas Melville, h/o Dolly Abney, 1820-19911  (ldw)

Do you have any headstone photos from this or any other Mississippi cemetery to add to the collection? If so, see How To Contribute.

This page is maintained by  Rhonda Smith.

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