The work on restoring monuments in Smithland Cemetery continues. On a recent visit to the cemetery, I noticed that the tombstone of Henry W. Taylor had been re-set and the death date and place are now visible. Four years ago we could only guess.
[Henry Taylor tombstone photographed 2012]
Born in Pittsburg Pa
Mound City, Ill.
Oct. 30, 1869
[photographed 20 October 2016]
You can help with the restoration of this cemetery by sending a tax deductible donation to Smithland Cemetery Fund, Smithland City Hall, 310 Wilson Avenue, Smithland, KY 42081.
Published 23 October 2016, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/