Earlier this year, the Magnolia Historical Society began work in conjunction with Montgomery County Constable David Hill and local youth organizations on a project to clear brush and clean up the area around the cemetery and install a new gate with the names of the families in wrought metal.
“The Magnolia Historical Society has taken that [cemetery] over to take care of it,” Graves said. “It’s pretty much covered by trees, so it’s hard to see, and we have to get permission to go through the yard to get to it. Hopefully [in the future], it will be cleared out between the cemetery and the road so people can see it.”
There are several other cemeteries in Montgomery County. Some in the Magnolia area are: