Holston Conference-Emory & Henry 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…


  • One of our college founders is buried in this cemetery. Creed Fulton’s tombstone can be found in the older section of the cemetery.