Mitchell family cemetery survey.
This cemetery is located just inside Rockdale County, at the intersection of little mountain Road
and Brassie Ridge Lane. A chain-link fence surrounds the cemetery. The cemetery is between a
subdivision and a golf course that is adjacent to Panola Mountain.
This cemetery is part of the Mitchell family that is related to Margaret Mitchell the author of
Gone With the wind. GPS coordinates N33 38.276 W084 10.843 784 foot elevation.
Survey date December 1, 2007
Several tombstones with inscriptions' were noted, however most were fieldstones with no
inscriptions. In general the condition of the cemetery is good, however some general cleaning of
leaves and debris would make this cemetery stand out better in the neighborhood that it is in.
The CRG and B&M have placed a Civil War Marker to mark the area
of the July 29-30, 1864 engagements of General Wheeler, CSA and
General Garrard, USA. We also placed a new marker for William
Mitchell a veteran of the War of 1812 whom used to have a marker
but it was taken. These markers will help to inform the people of the
area of the importance of the area once known as Flat Rock and it's