Near Borger in Hutchinson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Amarillo branch of the Rock Island Line was completed through the area in 1926, stopping in Stinnett instead of Plemons. Voters chose Stinnett as the new county seat and Plemons gradually declined. The new county oil boom kept the town going for another two decades. The last burial in the Plemons Cemetery, which includes 66 graves, was that of Charles Ray Sessions, interred in 1953. In 1987 cemetery preservation efforts
Erected 1999 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12096.)
Location. 35° 44.648′ N, 101° 25.057′ W. Marker is near Borger, Texas, in Hutchinson County. Marker is on State Highway 152 half a mile north of County Route 13, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Borger TX 79007, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bents Creek (here, next to this marker); Battle of Adobe Walls (here, next to this marker); Fritz Thompson Bridge (here, next to this marker); Booker T. Washington School (approx. 4.8 miles away); Ace Borger Home (approx. 5 miles away); East Ward Elementary School (approx. 5 miles away); Grand Hotel and Grand Hardware Building (approx. 5.2 miles away); Twentieth Century Club (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Borger.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
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