Center Furnace – Superior Cemetery

CENTER FURNACE  – SUPERIOR CEMETERY

CENTER FURNACE CEMETERY is located in Lawrence Co., Ohio on a hill that lies between Clinton Furnace Rd.. and S. Buckhorn C-Superior 41 roads, on State Route 522.

 These stones were recorded by Virgil and Marguerite Ramsey of South Webster November 17, 1988.
 
 HANNING, John F. d Aug 29, 1880 age 18y 1m 5d
 MAYS , George s/o J. & Mollie Apr 8, 1852 May 19, 1910
 (stone was home made-hard to read)
 SUMMERS, Clyde W. 1909 1983 SMS
 Junior no dates
 Josephine no dates
 Mary Deli no dates
 Rev. John Mar 2, 1901 Jun 7, 1974
 MAYME Mar 17, 1904-
 
 Other graves marked with rocks
 Across a deep ravine from the first cemetery we found these other three stones.
 HUMMEL, Catharine 1825 1881
 SCHAEFER, Frederic s/o S&C Mar 28, 1850 Feb 3, 1866
 Maria Eva d/o S&C Aug 24, 1852 Dec 1865
 
 By the intersection of St. Rt. 522 and S. Buckhorn C-Superior 41 Rd. (Superior Plant access road) we found a boulder-type monument set in a tri-angle shaped enclosure that reads:
 GEORGE W. RIGHTMIRE, President of Ohio State University, born here November 15, 1868.
 Erected by O.S.U. Alumni 1931

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