Cocke County, Tennessee
Slate creek Cemetery

(As of October 29, 1999)
Slate Creek Cemetery dates back to at least 1844 and is located on Holt Town Road, about mi off Highway 160 in the Centerview community in the 3rd Civil District of Cocke County, TN. The cemetery is in disarray, with several tombstones overturned and/or broken. There are many unmarked graves. Listed below are the names found on tombstones along with birth dates, death dates, and any significant wording on the tombstones - which is shown on this document enclosed in parenthesis ( ). "Buried With" indicates there is more than one person buried in front of a tombstone. This cemetery is located on or near the site of the Slate Creek Baptist Church (not now in existence).

See "Slate Creek Baptist Church" for an extensive name index and links to minutes of the church meetings.

Submitted by: W. Carroll Reed, Kingsport, TN


Addition: These people were also buried there:

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