Remains of the Julia Fielder Oliver Clifton Monument
The remains of the Julia Fielder Oliver Clifton (the daughter of Joseph Oliver, Jr. and Esther Ann Ellis) monument located in the old Fulton Graveyard is located in the Clifton family section of the old cemetery. She was the wife of Itawamba County merchant and planter Wilie D. Clifton. The old monument reads:
Our Mother at Rest Julia F. Oliver wife of W.D. Clifton Born New Bern, N.C. August 19, 1819 married Willie D. Clifton August 17, 1841 Departed this life at Tupelo, Miss. December 15, 1879
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