Bedford Plantation Cemetery

Bedford Plantation Cemetery

The Cemetery is located in Bedford Plantation development north of Poplar Avenue near the Collierville city limits and Houston Levee Road. Northwest corner looking south.  The fence is 33” tall, 35′ 6″ from front to back, and 25′ 6″ along the back of the enclosure.

 

Bedford, W.H. Sr.

Bedford, W.H. Sr. pillow type stone

NOV. 24, 1868 – FEB. 15, 1898
‘A devoted son’
22″ x 10″ pillow type stone
Base is 10″ x 22″

Find a Grave #8141586

Bedford, Edward K.

Bedford, Edward K. BORN
Mar. 10, 1855
DIED
Aug. 16, 1879
Dual Marker

Find a Grave #181100950

 

 

 

Footstone for Edward K. BedfordBedford, Edward K. Footstone

Bedford, Julian

Bedford, JulianBORN
Mar. 5, 1825
DIED
Sept. 3, 1879
Beautiful lettering and carved flowers at top of each side.
22″ x 8″ x 8″
Base is 16″ x 17″ x 17″

Find a Grave #8141571

 

Julian Bedford's footstone
Footstone for Julian Bedford
2.25″ x 6.25″ x 7″

Bedford, Virginia Kenney

Bedford, Virginia KenneyWife of Julian
1830-1916
26″ x 22″ x 12″

Find a Grave #8141583

Overview of Bedford Plantation

Turberville, Ellen Bedford

Ellen Bedford Turberville and Rosa Bedford McDonaldEllen Bedfrod Turberville
Born: Aug. 25, 1854
Died: Apr. 24, 1913
Ellen has her name at top and “Gone but not Forgotten” at bottom.

Rosa Bedford McDonald
Born: Aug. 25, 1854
Died: Dec. 20, 1912
Rosa has her name at top of her side and “Not dead but sleepeth” at the bottom

Dual Makers for twin girls. “Sisters” engraved on bottom.
Both have footstones with their initials.
EBT measuring 8″ x 2″ x 3″
RBMcD same measurements: 28″ x 27″: x 6″ headstone
Find a Grave # 8141589

Bedford Plantation Cemetery Marker

Bedford Plantation, Established 1997 marker

Bedford Plantation, northwest corner looking south

Bedford Plantation, northwest corner looking south

Bedford Plantation, eastside looking west

Bedford Plantation, eastside looking west

Bedford Plantation, southside looking north

Bedford Plantation, southside looking north

Bedford Plantation, corner markers

Bedford Plantation, Corner markers, found at all four corners, 15″ x 8″ x 8″