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Greenlawn Cemetery - China Grove, NC

It is owned by 4 different groups. Over half of the cemetery is owned by 3 churches. The other part is the Greenlawn Private Cemetery and is not associated in any way with the 3 churches. A driveway going between the railroad and Highway 29-A divides the 3 church‘s 5 sections of Greenlawn.

General information is in 8 ½ x 11 PDF format. Burial information is in 8 ½ x 14 PDF format but death dates will be printed if printing on 8 ½ x 11 paper. WHO, WHERE [location from Section Lot Map], WHEN [birth and death date; if no death date grave is Endowed] and an overview is provided.

Information covers October 1798 through March 2016. If a name is not listed in the combined alphabetical listing of the 3 churches; the person will be in the Greenlawn Private Cemetery part of Greenlawn Cemetery [if a record exist in GREENLAWN]. We do not have any information on the Private Cemetery. For questions about Greenlawn Private Cemetery please call Jeff at 704-933-2222. is the address for the WPA’s Rowan County Cemetery Survey Records. Greenlawn and 2 different Old WPA records are included here.

Since only 13 burials occurred from April 2016 through December 2017 only an update page has been added for the 2016 and 2017 updates and corrections. The 1937 and 1942 WPA survey names that were not in the 1980 tombstone book have been added to the OLD alphabetical listing.