History of Holston Conference-Emory & Henry Cemetery
Watch this space as we add new stories about the history found in our Holston Conference-Emory & Henry Cemetery. There are a lot of great stories on that hill.
Haven’t you always wondered about that little concrete donkey? Read about the Pony in the Cemetery
One of the gravestones marks the spot where Elizabeth Wiley is buried. The marker tells much of the story of the woman who founded Holston Home for Children.
There are several presidents buried in the cemetery, but you may have noticed a particularly beautiful Celtic cross inscribed with the name Gibson. President Foye Gibson had a memorable presidency that included overseeing the establishment of our campus duck pond! He’s also in the E&H Sports Hall of Fame…