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GREENWOOD, TEXAS (Van Zandt County). Greenwood is a farming community just south of Wills Point and twelve miles northwest of Canton in northwestern Van Zandt County. In 1936 it had scattered dwellings and a business, church, and cemetery. By 1987 only the church, cemetery, and a nearby sewage disposal plant remained in the area.

Diana J. Kleiner


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Diana J. Kleiner, "GREENWOOD, TX (VAN ZANDT COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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