New Fayard United Methodist Church Cemetery - South Latimer Area
LOCATION: The New Fayard Church Cemetery is located in the E/2 of the SW/4 of Section 23, T6S-R9W. It is 2.3 miles south of the Latimer Community and 5 mile north- northwest of Ocean Springs.
DIRECTIONS: From the intersection of Bienville Boulevard (US 90) and Washington Avenue at Ocean Springs go north on Washington Avenue 2.9 miles to Interstate 10. Cross the Interstate and bear left onto Tucker Road. Go northwest on Tucker Road 3.18 miles to Old Biloxi Road. At Old Biloxi Road go north a few hundred feet and see Jim Ramsay Road to the right (east). Turn right onto Jim Ramsay Road and go .34 miles to the New Fayard United Methodist Church on the north side of Jim Ramsay Road. The small cemetery is located to the rear (north) of the church building.
HISTORY: George A. Cruthirds (1891-1964) and Mamie Bellew (1897-1986) conveyed two acres of land on Jim Ramsay Road to the New Fayard Chapel Methodist Church on August 11, 1964. The New Fayard Chapel Methodist Church and Cemetery or located on this tract. The cemetery measures approximately 63 feet x 135 feet.(Jackson County Land Deed Book 260, p. 156)
Aden S. Bellew 8-22-1907 to 3-19-1981
Lenoard Ray Collier 11-28-1996 to 1-18-2003
George Arthur Cruthirds 12-12-1891 to 11-30-1964
Jasmine Marie Cruthirds 12-12-2002 to 3-23-2003
Mamie Bellew Cruthirds, P.M. 4-5-1897 to 11-1986
Johnny James Gray 1938 to 12-13-2005
Julia Elizabeth Gray 12-29-1950 to
Sabrina Nicole Gray 7-18-1984 to 9-12-1997
William Joe Gray 3-30-1940 to 6-8-2000
Elsie May Justice 12-27-1909 to 8-16-1973
Max Daniel Lightsey Jr. 3-25-1950 to 7-1-2011
Kathrine D. McDanal 1879 to 1967
Brittney Marie Orr 10-10-1989 to 4-8-2000
Edna Louise Orr 11-5-1948 to
Michelle Lynn Orr 1-14-1971 to
Robert L. Orr Sr. 9-3-1940 to 9-13-2002
Richard Pierce III 3-25-1958 to 5-13-2010
Lamar Patrick Saucier Sr. 10-12-1925 to 4-3-1992
Lilly Mae Saucier 12-12-1925 to 6-22-1998
Donald Stevenson 9-2-1930 to 1-8-2010
Shari Lou Cruthirds Veselits 11-9-1958 to 3-1-1980
The Sun Herald, "Mr. Johnny James Gray", December 14, 2005, p. A8.
The Sun Herald, "Donald 'Scotty' Stevenson", January 12, 2010, p. A4.
The Sun Herald, "Richard "Mr. Pierce" Pierce III", May 15, 2010, p. A12.
The Sun Herald, "Mr. Max Daniel 'Danny' Lightsey Jr." Pierce III", July 3, 2011, p. A12.
Darlene Jones Krohn - August 1993