Restland Cemetery, Roxton, Lamar County, TX
Restland Cemetery is located in the southwest quadrant of the county. It is in Block 45 of the Lamar County Road Map produced by American Drafting and Services revised December 1993. The cemetery is southwest of the community of Roxton on Highway 38. GPS coordinates are 33° 32' 24.04 N, 95° 43' 44.56 W.
In this compilation the cemetery is divided into 14 different sections that are bordered by dirt roads. The 4 sections nearest Highway 38 are called FRONT sections, the next 5 sections, west, are called CENTER sections, and the 5 sections in the rear or far western part of the cemetery are called BACK sections. Facing west, the two back sections (center and back) are termed SSW, SW, CENTER, NW, NNW. The center section in back is termed BACK MIDWEST.
The oldest inscribed grave in the cemetery is that of Susannah Maness who died 9 Jul 1869. The cemetery was recorded in March, 1992, by Ron Brothers, Patricia Ferguson, Ruth Renfro, and Roberta Woods. There are 1,806 graves including the unknowns.
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