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Original directions from the Jared Pratt Family Association website.
Take I-540 to Ark State Highway 282, exit # 24. (About 4 miles North of I-40 on I-540, a little East of Fort Smith and near Alma, Arkansas.) Note, the Exit sign includes the town name Ruby. Also note, coming from the North there are multiple exits for Highway 282, be sure to take Exit # 24.
Turn East on Highway 282. (Right if coming from the South on I-540. Left, across the freeway, if coming from the North.) Turn left (North) on Highway 282 Link, this is a gravel road about .1 to .2 miles from the freeway and is the first place you can turn off Highway 282.
The Grave Site is on the Left (West), about .2 miles from Highway 282. The GPS coordinates are N 35 32.529 W 094 13.590 WGS84.
Updated Feb. 7, 2006.