The Grave of Rev. Newet Vick

The Rev. Newet Vick Memorial was established in 1984 by Crawford Street United Methodist Church with assistance by the City of Vicksburg, Warren County, and individual citizens. The burial site includes Rev. Vick (1766-1819), his wife Elizabeth (1772-1819) and other family members: Hartwell Vick, son, (1792-1833), Theolonia Hartwell Vick ( 17 months, 17 days old) 1830, Martha Virginia (1831-1836), Martha Vick (1800-1851). The memorial is in a rural setting northeast of Vicksburg which is easily missed. These directions may help: Drive north on hwy 61 from I 20 1.5 miles to Culkin. Exit east on Culkin. About 1.5 miles east is a fork in the road, with Oak Ridge Rd. on the left. Drive on Oak Ridge about 2.3 miles. The site is on the right, partially hidden by an embankment. The stone monument can be seen through the driveway.