A Visit to the Flat Rock Cemetery

The history of Flat Rock, Georgia is not solely contained in an archives. The Flat Rock cemetery is a treasure trove of hidden, historic information related to genealogy, southern history, Native American history, African American history, geography, and cartography. Schedule a visit with us, and we will guide you through one of the most unique experiences in Flat Rock! Remember to dress accordingly ... long pants, socks, and close-toed shoes are strongly suggested. 

Believe it or not, this is the headstone belonging to Spencer Bryant - Chris Tucker's grandfather. Many African Americans in the early twentieth century could not afford headstones as we know them today. Many of them used rocks instead! 

Believe it or not, this is the headstone belonging to Spencer Bryant - Chris Tucker's grandfather. Many African Americans in the early twentieth century could not afford headstones as we know them today. Many of them used rocks instead! 

This is the headstone belonging to Andrew Waits. What a large headstone! This was rare for many African Americans during the early and mid-twentieth century. 

This is the headstone belonging to Andrew Waits. What a large headstone! This was rare for many African Americans during the early and mid-twentieth century.