Woodbury in Cannon County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
“Mister Jim” Cummings
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2E 63.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 48.744′ N, 86° 1.722′ W. Marker is in Woodbury, Tennessee, in Cannon County. Marker is on McMinnville Highway (U.S. 70S) 0.2 miles east of Nave Lane, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2707 McMinnville Hwy, Woodbury TN 37190, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Trail of Tears (approx. 1.9 miles away); Forrest Rested Here (approx. 1.9 miles away); World War I-II Memorial (approx. Early Industry (approx. 2.6 miles away); Cannon County/Warren County (approx. 5.2 miles away); Battle of Milton (approx. 11.8 miles away); Adam Dale (was approx. 14.1 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Battle of Snow Hill (approx. 14½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodbury.
1. "Uncle Dave" Macon
The monument shown in photo #4 has the following text: How Beautiful Heaven Must Be, In Memory of "Uncle Dave" Macon, 1870-1952, who pioneered country music entertaining on "Grand Ole Opry", 1926-1952. Erected by his many Opry friends. Burial in Coleman Cemetery, Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
— Submitted March 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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