Old Clarkesville Cemetery honors fallen

E. Lane Gresham/Historic Clarkesville Cemetery Preservation, Inc. In advance of Memorial Day, military personnel lost in long-ago wars were honored at the Old Clarkesville Cemetery. On May 23, Polly Earle, a member of the Historic Clarkesville Cemetery Preservation, Inc. Board of Directors replaced faded flags at the cemetery. Joined by Prynne Reason Dockery, 4, of …

A moving legacy

Photo: E. Lane Gresham © 2019 It is with sadness we announce the untimely death of friend and fellow board member Doug Henry.Doug was good about saying ‘yes’ to his community.It was a word he said often throughout his life. Generous with his time and talents, he was a constant and steady presence on the …

History among the Hemlocks event set for Oct. 25-26

A live-action version of long-buried history is being resurrected this fall at the Old Clarkesville Cemetery. A new event hosted by the Historic Clarkesville Cemetery Preservation, Inc. board of directors invites visitors into the historic cemetery to learn more about four individuals who sleep underneath the towering native trees. History among the Hemlocks: A Spirited Tour …