Every Third Saturday Tours
1st Tour: Saturday, May 18th 9:30
General Henry L. Benning Commemorative Service, July 13th 10am. In case of rain, the ceremony will be held in the Lummus Chapel.
17th Annual Linwood Fall Ramble, October 24th
Contact the Foundation
Planning your visit.
Download and Print these .pdf files before your trip. Whether your plan is to visit your family, a genealogy, educational field trip or a Sunday sight-seeing afternoon, The Foundation compiled some helpful files below.
Historic Linwood Foundation hosts a large tour through Linwood Cemetery in October of every year. Called the Fall Ramble, this is a fund-raiser for the Foundation. This usually brings about 300 visitors to hear stories about selected families told by family members or other volunteers. After the tour, attendees are invited to partake of a delicious spread of hors d'oeuvres and drinks.
Other tours through Historic Linwood Cemetery are available upon request at no charge. Many varied groups have visited the cemetery, from elementary school classes to college-level classes; from Scout troops to garden clubs. Please call the office at 706-321-8285 to arrange a tour or receive assistance in locating graves.
Types of Tours:
Download and Print the Cemetery Interment .pdf files listed alphabetically below. The following interments are taken from the official city records of burials in Linwood Cemetery. The official city's burial records begin in October 1866. Any burial dates before 1866 were taken from the markers. The actual record may contain other information such as age, address, funeral home, etc. Please use this information as a finding aid.
Old Cemetery Burial Records.
Download and Print the Old Cemetery Interment .pdf file. These records contain no lot or section number.
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