Wife of Jessee Wills
Pittsylvania Co., Va.
29th March 1793
Departed this life
August 16, 1830
I miss Thee, O Mother, I miss thee
Thou image is still in my heart
I’ll see thee again dear Mother
In the region where friends never part
In 2002, this tombstone was identified in MTSU GSI Survey.
In 2005, the tombstone had fallen face down.
In 2007, the tombstone was re-set and inscription read.
Recent research about removals from City Cemetery has
found the removal of Bathenia Wills to Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Her tombstone was left at City Cemetery.
Mt. Olivet Burial Records
Removal from City Cemetery
Re-burial Section VI Lot 138
Mrs. Barthenia Wills
Miss Sarah Wills
Updated Report: March 2013