Mount Tabor Cemetery

The Mount Tabor burial ground is in the triangle created by County Roads 156 & 157 and FM 2012. It is on private property and you must have permission from the owners before visiting.

There are no tombstones evident at cemetery, only sinks from the old graves. It is believed that about 40 people were buried here from about 1845 to about 1866.

For a history of the cemetery, pictures and a list of the people believed to be buried there, visit Paul Ridenour's site.

If you are interested in the story of the Cherokee Indians in Rusk County, try Phil Norfleet's site.