• Contributed photo by Tom Hawkins Honest Ridge Cemetery, located in western Limestone County, has graves dating to the mid-1800s, and is seeking supporters to help maintain the grounds.

Historic Honest Ridge Cemetery seeking donations

Historic Honest Ridge Cemetery in western Limestone County is seeking donations for the grounds’ upkeep. The cemetery is currently mowed on a regular basis.

Located in Limestone County on LCR 344, the cemetery has many very old graves, some dating back to the mid-to-late 1800s.

At one time, Honest Ridge community was a thriving place, with a few stores and a school.

Those interested in donating to the Honest Ridge Cemetery may do so by sending their donations to Honest Ridge Cemetery, c/o Tom Hawkins, P. O. Box 708, Groesbeck, TX 76642. Hawkins is related to the Thomas W. Brodnax family, of which several are buried at Honest Ridge.

Any donations will be greatly appreciated.

Groesbeck Journal

P.O. Box 440
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Phone: 254-729-5103
Fax: 254-729-0362