A Common Soldier's Lasting LegacySamuel Rush Watkins and his wife, Virginia (Jenny) Mayes Watkins, who worshipped here at Zion Presbyterian Church, are buried in the cemetery. In his book Company Aytch: or, a Side Show of the Big Show, Watkins left an incomparable memoir of his experiences as a rank-and-file soldier during the Civil War.
|Series||This marker is part of the Tennessee: Tennessee Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Tennessee Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 10:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 486882 N 3939425|
|Decimal Degrees||35.59848333, -87.14481667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 35.909', W 87° 8.689'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 35' 54.54" N, 87° 8' 41.34" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||931, 615|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6901 Old Zion Rd, Columbia TN 38401, US|
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