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Joseph E. Buie - Cana Cemetery - Cana, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil
N 32° 34.332 W 096° 01.048
14S E 780006 N 3607788
Quick Description: Woodmen of the World headstone for Joseph E. Buie, in Cana Cemetery, southwest of Canton, TX in the old Cana community, now a shadow of its former self.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 12/4/2018 9:33:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMZMYY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
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Long Description:
"At Rest" is atop the monument, which is detailed with circles and arches, with the family name, "Buie", on the plinth. Below the Woodmen of the World emblem is "Wills Point Camp No. 446", and the inscription reads:

Joe E. Buie

Jan. 2, 1873
Nov. 13, 1907


On the reverse plinth is an epitaph:

There's a beautiful region above the skies,
And I long to reach its shore
For I know I shall find my treasure there
The loved one gone before.
Was the inscription legible?: Yes

Location of Marker/Monument: Cemetery

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