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Texas Heritage Trails Program

Marshall: Capturing the Spirits Historic Cemetery Tours


October 28, 2017 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Free Historic Cemetery Tours

Join members of the Harrison County Historical Commission and Starr Family Home State Historic Site as they lead guests through three local cemeteries and tell life stories of some of Harrison County’s earliest citizens. Some are sad, some are happy and some are eerie but all illustrate the powerful legacy left by these intrepid souls.

Tours are free and open to the public. All tours will last approximately 45-60 minutes and guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. There are no restrooms available at the cemeteries. For information call 903-935-3044.

Tour Schedule:

11AM—12 PM ~ Marshall Hebrew Cemetery
Tour presented by Barbara Judkins, Site Manager of Starr Family Home State Historic Site. The cemetery is located at Herndon and Evans Street near East Texas Baptist University.

1 PM— 2PM ~ Greenwood Cemetery
Tour presented by Ann Brannon of the Harrison County Historical Commission. The cemetery is located at One Tiger Drive at East Avenue near East Texas Baptist University.

3 PM— 4 PM ~ McJohnsons Cemetery
Tour presented by Gail Beil of the Marshall City Commission and the Harrison County Historical Commission. The cemetery is located on 5 Notch Road near the intersection of 5 Notch Road and East End Blvd. behind the carwash across from Burger King.

Location

  • Marshall Hebrew Cemetery
  • Herndon and Evans
  • Marshall, Texas
  • 75670

Contact

  • Contact:
    Barbara Judkins
  • Phone:
    903-935-3044

Fees

  • Free