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Names included: Fifield, Roberts, Simms, Vincent. This small cemetery is located beside the main road in what was formerly known as Jim’s Cove. It has not been used in over 50 years but is well-maintained and surrounded by a white fence which is in good condition. All of the headstones are of the traditional thin, white type except number three which is a heavier grey stone and number one which is a metal cross. The cemetery is located next to what is now the new municipal building and across the road from the drugstore and medical clinic. A sketch of the grave positions within the cemetery is available by contacting Valerie Whelan. MELVIN ROBERTS BORN AUG. 4, 1940 1. DIED DEC. 4, 1941 -- (Information on engraved plate on a metal cross marker. This is a small baby grave.) 2. Baby Grave - no marker -- ROBERTS IN LOVING MEMORY OF HARRY CLARENCE ROBERTS DIED JUNE 1936, AGED 14 MONTHS _________ SIDNEY LEONARD ROBERTS DIED SEPT. 1936, AGED 1 MONTH _________ 3. -- ALBERT ORVILL R. ROBERTS DIED SEPT. 21, 1949, AGED 2 YEARS, 7 MONTHS. BELOVED CHILDREN OF HEDLEY & MABEL ROBERTS _________ THERE IS A LINK DEATH CANNOT SEVER LOVE AND REMEMBRANCE LAST FOREVER WE SHALL MEET AGAIN IN MEMORY OF FANNIE ROBERTS WHO DIED AUG. 23RD 1907 AGED 4. 85 YEARS. -- “GONE TO BE WITH GOD.” LET ME THY WITNESS LIVE WHEN SIN IS ALL DESTROYED AND THEN MY SPOTLESS SOUL RECEIVE AND TAKE ME HOME TO GOD WE’LL MEET AGAIN GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN. IN MEMORY OF REBECCA, BELOVED WIFE OF GEORGE ROBERTS WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE SEP. 10TH 1940 5. AGED 72 YEARS -- ____ YOU SUFFERED MUCH YOU MURMURED NOT WE WATCHED YOU DAY BY DAY, UNTIL AT LAST WITH BROKEN HEARTS WE SAW YOU PASS AWAY. FAREWELL MY HUSBAND AND CHILDREN ALL FROM YOU A MOTHER CHRIST HATH CALLED MOURN NOT F0R ME IT IS IN VAIN WE SHALL MEET AGAIN IN MEMORY OF GEORGE ROBERTS BELOVED HUSBAND OF 6. REBECCA ROBERTS -- DIED MAY 28TH 1946 AGED 84 YEARS. ____ DEAREST FATHER THOU HAST LEFT US AND YOUR LOSS WE DEEPLY FEEL TO DIE IS GAIN IN MEMORY OF AMELIA, BELOVED WIFE OF ELIAS FIFIELD, WHO DIED 7. SEP, 25TH 1907, -- AGED 23 YRS. FAREWELL MY HUSBAND AND CHILD DEAR I AM GONE TO HEAVEN, YOU NEED NOT FEAR MY END YOU KNOW, MY GRAVE YOU SEE THEREFORE PREPARE TO FOLLOW ME (Stone signed: Skinner) 8. Baby Grave - unmarked, surrounded by small -- white picket fence PERFECT PEACE IN LOVING MEMORY OF MY DEAR FATHER JAMES VINCENT DIED SEP. 30TH 1937 9. AGED 93 YEARS. -- ____ OUR DEAR FATHER HAS LEFT US, LEFT US TO RETURN NO MORE, BUT WE HOPE SOMEDAY TO MEET HIM ON HEAVEN’S GOLDEN SHORE. Stone signed: Skinner IN LOVING MEMORY OF SAPPHIRA VINCENT BELOVED WIFE OF JAMES VINCENT DIED JAN. 18. 1925. 10. AGED 74 YRS. & 9 MONS -- __________ THE VOICE AT MIDNIGHT CAME SHE STARTED UP TO HEAR A MORTAL ARROW PIERCED HER FRAME SHE FELL BUT FELT NO FEAR IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARK FRANCIS BELOVED CHILD OF WILLIAM & LOUISA A. ROBERTS DIED AUG. 16. 1921 11. AGED 8 DAYS -- ____ THE GOLDEN GATES WERE OPENED WIDE A GENTLE VOICE SAID COME AND ANGLES (SIC) FROM THE OTHER SIDE WELCOME OUR LOVED ONES HOME IN LOVING MEMORY OF FREDERICK GEO. BELOVED SON OF SAMUEL AND LUCY 12. FIFIELD -- DIED MAR. 31ST 1922 AGED 10 DAYS _____ SAFE IN THE ARMS OF JESUS. _____ BLOOD AND FIRE THE SALVATION ARMY (on crest) IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARY ELIZABETH, BELOVED WIFE OF SAMUEL JAMES FIFIELD, WHO DIED 13. JULY 4TH 1917 -- AGED 31 YEARS ____ YES WE PART BUT NOT FOREVER JOYFUL HOPES OUR BOSOMS SWELL THEY WHO LOVE THE SAVIOUR NEVER KNOW A LONG A LAST FAREWELL BLISSFUL UNIONS LIE BEYOND THIS PARTING VALE IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARY, BELOVED WIFE OF GEORGE SIMMS DIED SEP. 17. 1916. AGED 14. 63 YEARS. -- ____ DEAREST MARY THOU HAS LEFT US LEFT A WORLD OF PAIN AND CARE GONE TO HEAVEN TO BE AN ANGEL AND A CROWN OF GLORY WEAR. (Last line obtained with pencil rubbing) WE SHALL MEET AGAIN IN LOVING MEMORY OF JOHN ROBERTS BELOVED HUSBAND OF CHARLOTTE ROBERTS 15. DIED OCT. 28, 1941 -- AGED 88 YEARS HIS TOIL IS PAST, HIS WORK IS DONE HE FOUGHT THE FIGHT, THE VICTORY WON (Stone is broken into two pieces. It was previously broken in another place and you can see where it was “patched”.) WE SHALL MEET AGAIN IN LOVING MEMORY OF CHARLOTTE, BELOVED WIFE OF JOHN ROBERTS DIED JAN. 29TH 1926, AGED 73 YEARS, GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN 16. NEVER SHALL HER MEMORY FADE -- SWEETEST THOUGHTS WILL EVER LINGER AROUND THE GRAVE WHERE SHE IS LAID. ______ AND I HEARD A VOICE FROM HEAVEN SAYING UNTO ME WRITE, BLESSED ARE THE DEAD WHICH DIE IN THE LORD REV. 14. 15.
Contributed and Transcribed by Valerie WhelanPage Last Modified: Friday March 22, 2013 (Don Tate)
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