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Profile for the Pace Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Pace Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Pace Cemetery...

The Pace Cemetery is located in Decatur County. The county seat for Decatur County is located in Decaturville.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Pace Cemetery

Lat:   35.5148°   (35° 30' 53")

Lon:   -87.9873°   (-87° 59' 14")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pace Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pace Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Decatur County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Pace Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Located in McNairy County
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Clifton   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Collinwood   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Decaturville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Hohenwald   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Lexington   [Map]
 - Located in Henderson County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Sardis   [Map]
 - Located in Henderson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Located in Hardin County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 64 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pace Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Decatur County.

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Boyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Briley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Broadway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Bunch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Bunch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Bussell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Channell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Crossno Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #11038<5>
 
Crossnoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Culp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Culp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Culp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Denton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Dixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Flippo Grave   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Flowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Fluty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Furnace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Gates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Gobelet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Harder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Henry Culp Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Holder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Ivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Kunkel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Kyle Grave   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Lafferty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Lone Chestnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Henderson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Luton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Mager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Methodist Camp Ground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Mt. Auburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Nunnley Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Old Shannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Ryan Childs Grave   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Shannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Slater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Starbuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Sutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Henderson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Turnbo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Yarbro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pace Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pace Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pace Cemetery.

Beardstown   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]
Cedar Grove   [Map]Jeannette   [Map]Sardis   [Map]
Clifton   [Map]Linden   [Map]Scotts Hill   [Map]
Decaturville   [Map]Lobelville   [Map]Waynesboro   [Map]
Dunbar   [Map]Parsons   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Pace Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Decatur County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gibson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hickman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Humphreys County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Maury County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Williamson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Decatur County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Tennessee
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Tennessee,     of Decatur County

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Tennessee

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Pace Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Pace Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1296633   (Name of Record: Pace Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Decatur
Lat: 35.5147943     Lon: -87.9872514   [Map]
Elev: 122         Map Name: Pope

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Decatur County: www.decaturcountytn.org/

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5148, Longitude: -87.9873     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pace Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pace Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<5>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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