( former Angelina County cemetery now relocated
to New Runnels Cemetery in San Augustine County)
Angelina Co. Cemeteries of TX
Submitted by Debra Coursey-Pitts
and son D J
This information is taken from the Angelina County Cemetery Records (year 1846-1968) by Debra Coursey Pitts in year 2004.
The Old Runnels Cemetery once located in Angelina County was one of several that was relocated due to the building of the Sam Rayburn Dam and Lake by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the years of 1959-1960.
This cemetery is now located in San Augustine County and is often called the New Runnels Cemetery. The following names were transferred from the Old Runnels Cemetery in Angelina County into the New Runnels Cemetery in San Augustine County.
4 graves - names unknown
HOLLAND,Willie J. 10-4-1882 / 1-6-1885
RUNNELS,Jinnie Jane died 1882
RUNNELS,Marty ( colored slave )
RUNNELS,Bob ( colored slave )
Also relocated to this cemetery from the Wommack Cemetery in Angelina County are :
Unknown WILSON infant