South Bend Cemetery

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Coordinates: 33°41′40″N 84°21′35″W / 33.6945438°N 84.3597168°W / 33.6945438; -84.3597168 South Bend Cemetery is a cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia near the Federal Penitentiary. The cemetery dates to the 1800s and was maintained by the South Bend Methodist Church, which was located about 6 blocks southwest at 850 Mcwilliams Road. The church disbanded in the 1990s.[1] By 2008 the cemetery was overgrown. A group of volunteers cleared the overgrowth during 2008-2011.[2]

References

  1. ^ "South Bend Cemetery - Atlanta, Georgia". Wikimapia.org. Retrieved 26 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Family transforms 1800s cemetery from a jungle into a garden", Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 6, 2011
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