Goldsboro, North Carolina

Willow Dale Cemetery


category : Cemeteries
In early 1853, Colonel Charles Nelson was authorized by the City Commissioners to survey and plan a cemetery. Today, Willow Dale Cemetery holds the promise of much historical significance. Visit the Confederate Monument, erected in 1883 beneath which is the mass grave of 800 Civil War soldiers, both Union and Confederate. See the resting place of Jarad K. White, a young Texas soldier killed in 1865 while fighting with the Texas Calvary in northern Wayne County, whose grave each year receives a Texas flag above which to fly high.




Address:
306 E. Elm Street
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Phone: (919)734-2245


Our Email: info@greatergoldsboro.com
Our Website:www.greatergoldsboro.com

Come visit us in Goldsboro, North Carolina


More Cemeteries near Goldsboro, North Carolina

Episcopal Cemetery

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Contains an important collection of gravestones and cast iron fences that...

Willow Dale Cemetery

In early 1853, Colonel Charles Nelson was authorized by the City Commissioners to survey and plan a cemetery. Today, Willow ...

Wilmington National Cemetery

Long hosted by the New Hanover County Veterans Council, this program features patriotic music, a short address, and a recurri...

Geer Cemetery

Founded in 1876 as the first cemetery for African-Americans in Durham. Margaret Faucette, founder of White Rock Baptist Chur...

Settler's Cemetery

The oldest city-owned graveyard and the only 18th century site remaining in the center city, which has recently had a $500,00...

Quaker Meadows Cemetery

(c. 1767 - 1879) Historic Cemetery. 59 graves associated with early white settlement in western North Carolina. Available by ...


Willow Dale Cemetery Related Videos

Philippine Missions 2009 - Joy Bausum

Joy Bausum, a young American missionary, went to the province of Angat, Bulacan in the Philippines to shine the love of Jesus. Philippine Mission Expedition ...

BDPS at Glenwood Rec Park 10-18-08

On October 18, 2008 the BDPS team investigated the Glenwood Recreation Park located at Princeton, West Virginia.

Travel
Lodging
Attractions
Events
Recreation
Advertise