Chickamauga Reservoir Cemeteries

By James L. Douthat


Roark Cemetery  
Surveyed November 15, 1937

 

Located on the W. H. Roark tract on left bank of Tennessee River at mile 495, shown on Land Map No. 36. Contains 60 graves, elevation 760. Present access is by county road to within 100 feet of cemetery and same is unimpaired by the inundation of the lake area. No further action required for this cemetery.

 

Number Deceased Born Died Notes
1 - 3 Unknown      
4 Lyons, Will 6/1/1883 12/22/1907  
5 - 15 Unknown      
16 Roark, James 9/13/1835 9/16/1905  
17 Roark, Nancy 12/19/1830 9/27/1907  
18 Roark, Juda Ann 9/10/1907 6/19/1915  
19 Roark, Victoria 3/10/1850 7/16/1921  
20 Roark, Ida Victoria 3/1/1886 8/25/1886  
21 Roark, Mary P 11/4/1877 12/2/1881  
22 Roark, Lewis A 8/13/1879 11/25/1881  
23 Roark, John   2/2/1870 69yr, 8ms, 14dys
24 Roark, Margaret
4/27/186- 34yr, 0ms, 9dys, W/O John Roark
25 Roark, Infant     S/O John & Margaret
26 Cross, Mary Ann   6/28/1868 43yr, 4ms, 27dys; W/O John Cross
27 Cross, John   10/10/1876 56yrs, 4ms, 27dys
28 Roark, John N 1/2/1886 3/3/1887 S/O JL & MA
29 Roark, Lener J 8/5/1887 6/10/1889 D/O JL & MA
30 Roark, Girdie E 10/30/1889 10/7/1890  
31 - 35 Unknown      
36 Shelton, Harret E 9/28/1871 1/11/1886  
37 - 38 Unknown      
39 Roark, Infant 6/2/1890 6/3/1890 S/O TA & MJ
40 Roark, Infant     D/O NN & NJ
41 - 44 Unknown      
45 Gregory, Hazel 12/19/1906 3/10/1922  
46 Gregory, David B 11/10/1887 11/19/1887 Age 9 days
47 - 49 Unknown      

 

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