FREDONIA  METHODIST  CHURCH

& CEMETERY    EST. ca 1887

 

This cemetery is located southwest of El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas.

The cemetery is well maintained. The church is in front with the cemetery behind it. 

First  surveyed  November 18, 2002.   Janice Holzer    jholzer321@tt.net 

Updated February 24, 2005 / from obits May 2006/ June 2009  New survey  October 2011.

*Last update  December 2015.

 

**ob  info from obituary

**WOW :  Woodman of the World  marker

** Use of the symbol  "&"  indicates a double headstone

** Some birth or death dates completed using the Social Security Death Index * SSDI

**Some deaths from Arkansas Death Index 1914-1950  *ARDI

 

ARAH  C.  BAKER  b & d  1899  

*D/of  Alfred Edward  Baker(1874-1937) &  Margaret Jane Thornton Baker(1874-1958)

 

EARL  OGDEN  L. BAKER   8-11-1911  to  3-4-1997

*S/of Felix Bertworth Baker(1881-1961) & Cora Wyatt Baker McClellan(1883-1955)

"God Is Perfect In His Love"

SALLIE  FRANCES  JUSTISS  BAKER   9-4-1912  to  7-1-1984

*D/of Marcus Dee Justiss(1872-1942) & Emma R. Moore Justiss(1878-1952) 

"A Precious Wife, Mother and Friend"

 

EDWARD  EARL  BAKER (76)  11-25-1937  to  3-27-2014*OB

*S/of  Earl Ogden  L. Baker(1911-1997) & Sallie Frances Justiss Baker(1912-1984)

&  ALICE  M.  BYRD  BAKER   12-9-1940  (One date)  

 

EDWARD  KEITH  BAKER   8-3-1961  (One date)

&  MARCUS  A.  BAKER   12-30-1969  (One date) 

 

Two BAKER  Funeral Home Markers, with no other info.

 

DORTHY  PENNINGTON   BASKIN   1-17-1929  to  10-24-2000

*D/of John William Pennington(1899-1963) & Julia Edith Moore Pennington(1902-1971)

*Wf/of  Travis Jennings Baskin (1931-1996)

*Bailey  MM     

 

MAGGIE  M.  BIRD   4-8-1877  to  9-14-1890 

*D/of  Thomas Haywood Bird  &  N. E. Bird 

"A Precious one from us has gone.  A voice we loved is

stilled.  A place is vacant in our home Which can never be filled."

 

THOMAS  HAYWOOD  BIRD   9-6-1845 GA  to  4-26-1927

&  LIZZIE  SWANSON  BIRD   2-2-1848 GA to  9-21-1926 

"A tender father and mother and faithful friends."

 

 

GEORGE  TIMOTHY  BRITT, II    5-3-1979   to  4-23-1980

"Our Precious Son"   *Grandson of Edward Earl Baker(1937-2014)

 

R.  KIMBERLY  BAKER  BRITT   3-15-1960  (One date) 

 

 

MARY  ELIZABETH  SEWELL  CLARK   7-29-1910  to  12-16-2005

*D/of  Noah Franklin Sewell(1881-1965) & Trudie Valora Sessoms Sewell(1882-1962)

"Our Loving Mother"

 

 

Two  CURTIS burials with Funeral Home markers and no other info.

*Still there in October 2011.

 

 

EUGENE   DEPAUW   1-3-1916  TX  to  5-25-2000  LA  

*S/of James Martin De Pauw(1878-1954) &  Annie Elizabeth Cockrell De Pauw(1881-1947)

*Md: 9/14/1942  Dora Margie Emerson    *WWII    U.S. Navy  

"Our Beloved Mother and Father"

&  DORA  MARGIE  EMERSON  DEPAUW(95)11-5-1918  to  8-30-2014 *OB 

"Maggie"  *D/of  Carl  C. Emerson(1882-1967)  & Mattie Powledge Emerson (1880-1967)

 

 

RALPH  A.  DUMAS   1-31-1924  to  8-8-1991  

*Md: 5/15/1943    MAJ  US  Air Force  WW II- Korea

&   SHIRLEY  SEWELL   DUMAS   3-2-1923   (One date)

*D/of  Alvin Clement Sewell(1884-1963) & Ivy Phillips Sewell(1888-1971)

 

 

*(Top of this headstone says  EMERSON  ~  LANDERS)

GASKELL  CAMP  EMERSON  9-2-1887  to  7-24-1958 

*WW I  AR  SGT  Co  D 344  Machine Gun  B        

&   ESSIE  SEWELL  EMERSON  1-3-1907  to  7-21-1999

*D/of  Noah Franklin Sewell(1881-1965) & Trudie Valora Sessoms Sewell(1882-1962)

 

JOE  MARTIN  EMERSON   11-4-1909  to  6-19-1918 

*S/of  Carl C. Emerson(1882-1967)  &   Martha "Mattie" Powledge Emerson (1880-1967)

"Weep not father and mother for me.  For I am waiting in Heaven for thee."

 

LULA  B.  EMERSON    11-21-1902  to  1-11-1903 

*Infant  d/of  Carl C. Emerson(1882-1967)  &  Martha "Mattie" Powledge Emerson(1880-1967)

 

MARTHA   "MATTIE  BELLE"  POWLEDGE  EMERSON   1-20-1880  to 

5-8-1967    *D/of  Jacob Martin Powledge(1852-1933) & Mary Ellen Powledge(1849-1910)

*Wife of Carl Emerson     "He Giveth His Beloved Sleep"

 

VIRGIL  B.  EMERSON   7-27-1900  to  8-14-1900 

&   MIRRIAM  REGINA  EMERSON  1-25-1896  to  7-7-1901 

*Children of  T.J. & Ida Justiss Emerson   (together on same headstone)

 

WILLIE  RUTH  EMERSON    *Headstone illegible…..the name is barely readable.

 

 

 

 GASCAL  FIELDER    8-15-1916  to  3-2-1917 

*S/of  Olin Fielder (1893-1927)  &  Loamie  Elizabeth Edwards Fielder (1892-1962)

 

JAMES  MONROE  FIELDER   2-2-1860  to  3-16-1902

& LEON  EMERSON  FIELDER  10-17-1869  to 1-29-1961  

*D/of   William O. Emerson (1842-1911)  &  *1st wife,  Ann E. Morgan Emerson

(Md:1865 Union Co, AR)

 

JERRY  DON  FIELDER (53)  3-2-1959  to  6-15-2012 SC (Cancer-*OB)

*S/of  William  A. "Bill"  Fielder  &  Billie Paxton Fielder

 

JOSEPH  EARL  FIELDER    3-20-1901  to  1-10-1919

*S/of  James Monroe Fielder(1860-1902) & Leon Emerson Fielder(1869-1961)

"Thy trials ended.  Thy Rest Is Won."

 

MYRA  CATHERINE  LEDBETTER  FIELDER   7-13-1898  to  7-18-1926

*D/of  James Stacy Ledbetter(1848-1904)  to  Sarah Louvenia Peace Ledbetter(1861-1927)

*1st wife of William Sellers Fielder (1889-1983)     "She was the sunshine of our home"

 

OLIN  FIELDER   11-20-1893  to  4-21-1927

*S/of  James Monroe Fielder(1860-1902) & Leon Emerson Fielder(1869-1961)

&  LOAMIE  ELIZABETH  EDWARDS  FIELDER   5-14-1892  to  1-7-1962 

"Thy Memory Shall Ever Be A Guiding Star To Heaven"

 

PAUL  PORTER  FIELDER   6-7-1897  to  4-29-1900

*Speculation: May have been son of  >

*S/of  James Monroe Fielder(1860-1902) & Leon Emerson Fielder(1869-1961)

"Weep not, he is at rest."

 

WILLIAM  A.  FIELDER    5-12-1933   to (One date)   

*Md:5/19/1955     *USMC   *Children: Robert, Jerry, Michael

&  BILLIE  PAXTON  FIELDER   8-27-1937  (One date)  

*D/of  Lester Lee Paxton(1915-1970) &  Catherine Staggs Paxton(1919-2007)

*Children:  Robert, Jerry, Michael

 

WILLIAM   SELLERS  FIELDER   9-26-1889 LA  to  7-15-1983  

*S/of  James Monroe Fielder(1860-1902) & Leon Emerson Fielder(1869-1961)

*Spouses:  *1st Myra Catherine Ledbetter (1898-1926)   *2nd  Mary Elizabeth Wilson (1908-1985)

&   MARY  ELIZABETH  WILSON  FIELDER  8-20-1908  to  9-19-1985

*D/of  Andrew Marcellus Wilson(1870-1961) &  Mary Ella Mason Wilson(1873-1912)

*2nd  wife of   William Sellers Fielder    "In Loving Memory"

 

 

BONNIE  SUE  JUSTISS  GHETTI  5-10-1931  to  10-11-2009

*D/of  David Mark Justiss(1905-1985) & Madeline C. Griffith Justiss(1907-1996)

*Died in Christ October 11, 2009   "Rest In Peace"

 

 

LAVINA  GRAY   1813  to  11-19-1895   *82 yrs.

 

 

DONALD  LEE  GRIFFIN   9-24-1937  to  12-10-1999

*S/of  Lee Farrish Griffin(1908-1967) & Sadie P. Stephens Griffin(1901-1999)  

*Md:10/19/1963   *US Army     "Precious Memories"

&  VALORA  SEWELL  GRIFFIN  5-27-1938  (One date) 

*D/of  Joseph F. Sewell(1908-1983) & Ada Frances Thurkill Sewell(1910-1940)

*Valora's  mother, Ada  died when she was only 2; Joseph then md: Clara Pepper

 

 

ESTELLE  JUSTISS  HARRELL   11-14-1905  to  2-18-1985

*Benjamin Franklin Justiss(1875-1962)& Fannie Tatum Justiss(1876-1966)

"Into Thy Hands I Commend My Spirit"

 

GARY  FRANCIS  HARRELL  2-25-1940  (One date)

*S/of  Estelle Justiss Harrell(1905-1985) 

 

 

BILLIE  G.  HENSLEY    7-17-1927  (One date)

*H/of  Sarah Frances Baker

&  SARAH  FRANCES  BAKER  HENSLEY  6-3-1939  (One date)

*D/of  Earl Ogden Baker(1911-1997) & Sallie Frances Justiss Baker(1912-1984)

 

 

ANN  RUSSELL  HUFFMAN   (No dates)

JERRY  HUFFMAN  (No dates) 

 

 

INFANT   B & D    8-20-1908 "Blessed are the early dead"

 

 

JONES  FAMILY PLOT  Marker   

"Here In Quietness They Fade, Here In Peace, Sweet Peace So Deep.

Here In Resurrection's Hope, Here In God Our Loved Ones Sleep."

 

FRANK  HILL  JONES  5-13-1904  to  5-23-1981 (Mason)

*S/of  Franklin Hill Jones(1875-1904) & Mary Ila Crawford Jones(1876-1934)

&   DELLA  JUSTISS  JONES   7-7-1908  to  11-9-1992 TX

*Benjamin Franklin Justiss(1875-1962) & Fannie Tatum Justiss(1876-1966)

 

 

ALTUS  C.  JUSTISS   12-23-1888  to  7-28-1907

*S/of  Gideon H. Justiss(1862-1917)& Willie Gertrude McCleskey Justiss(1866-1950)    

&   ELMO  JUSTISS  9-15-1891  to  9-23-1909 

*s/of  Gideon H. Justiss(1862-1917) & Willie Gertrude McCleskey Justiss(1866-1950)   

 (on same obelisk)

 

BENJAMIN  FRANKLIN  JUSTISS   3-7-1875  to  8-18-1962

*S/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903) & Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

"He Kept The Faith"

FANNIE  TATUM   JUSTISS  3-10-1876  to  2-15-1966

*D/of  John Tatum(1841-1906) &  Mary F. Wesson Tatum(1844-1883)

"She Kept The Faith"

 

CLARENCE  DECAB  JUSTISS   Jan 1881 to  4-14-1939

*S/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903) & Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

*Year of birth/death only info on tombstone.  "Await, dearly beloved the ultimate reunion"

LAURA  E.  SCOTT   JUSTISS    9-16-1884   to   Jan 1968

*D/of  David Scott(1840-1907)  &  Nancy J. Ainsworth Scott(1847-1929)

*Year of birth/death only info on tombstone.  "At Rest"

 

Little (C. D.) CLARENCE  DECAB  JUSTISS, JR. 1-25-1925  to  5-18-1925

D/of  David Mark Justiss(1905-1985) & Madeline C. Griffith Justiss(1907-1996) 

"Sleep on sweet babe, and take thy rest, God called thee home he thought it best"

 

DAVID  MARK  JUSTISS, SR.   7-21-1905  to  8-25-1985

*S/of  Clarence Decab Justiss(1881-1939) & Laura E. Scott Justiss(1884-1968) "At Rest" 

&  MADELINE  C.  GRIFFITH  JUSTISS  4-25-1907  to  7-21-1996

*Wf/of  David Mark Justiss, Sr.    "At Rest" 

 

DAVID  MARK  JUSTISS, JR.   8-9-1927  to  2-10-1991

*D/of  David Mark Justiss(1905-1985) & Madeline C. Griffith Justiss(1907-1996) 

*DSC  U.S. Navy  WW II  &  Korea  photo on headstone.

"Beloved father, husband, son and brother"

 

EDWARD  C.  JUSTISS    4-11-1861 to  1-29-1895

*S/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903) & Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

*Aged 34 yr, 9 mos, 18 dys.

 

EMMA R.  MOORE  JUSTISS    4-17-1878  to  10-12-1952

*D/of Aaron John Moore(1824-1902)  & Sarah V.  Alderson Moore(1847-1905)

*2nd wife of   Marcus Dee Justiss (1872-1942)

*Rest Is Thine;  Sweet Remembrance Ours."

 

GIDEON  H.  JUSTISS   12-19-1862  to  4-10-1917  *WOW 

*S/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903) & Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

"He died as he lived a Christian"

WILLIE  GERTRUDE  McCLESKY  JUSTISS  6-17-1866 GA  to  7-25-1950

*Wf/of  Gideon  H. Justiss

 

MARCUS  DEE  JUSTISS   9-24-1834  to  10-24-1903

*S/of  Verinniah  "Lavina" Barton Justiss Gray(1813-1895)

&   FRANCIS FOY  POWLEDGE  JUSTISS  12-5-1837 GA  to  2-5-1929

"The Twilight Gates Are Open Wide, Within Lies Eternal Peace."

 

MARCUS  DEE  JUSTISS    3-27-1872  to  5-6-1942

*S/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903) & Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

*Spouses:  *1st wife, Sarah Jane "Janie" Scott (1877-1905)  *2nd Emma R. Moore (1878-1952)

"He Has Left Us A Most Noble Example"  

SARAH  JANE  "JANIE"  SCOTT  JUSTISS   12-2-1877  to  6-29-1905 

*D/of  David Scott(1840-1907) &  Nancy J. Ainsworth Scott (1847-1929)

*1st Wife  of  Marcus Dee Justiss  

 

MICHAL  L.  JUSTISS (60)  7-28-1952  to  1-23-2013

*Md:5/5/1973      *S/of Tommy Justiss  & Billie Mae Blackard Justiss  

*Spouses: *1st wife, Rhonda Lee Justiss   *2nd wife Sherry

&   RHONDA  LEE  JUSTISS  11-24-1954  to  12-20-1998

"Earth's Cry – Heaven's Smile"  *1st  wife of Michael L. Justiss

 

SALLIE  RUBIE  JUSTISS   1-25-1895  to  7-27-1899  

*D/of  Gideon H. Justiss(1862-1917) & Willie Gertrude McCleskey Justiss(1866-1950)   

 

VERINNIAH "LAVINA" BARTON  JUSTISS GRAY  1813 GA  to  11-19-1895

*Age 82 yrs   "Lavina" mother of Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903)

 

WILL  EDD  JUSTISS   11-29-1915  to  4-15-1921

*S/of Marcus Dee Justiss(1872-1942) & Emma R. Moore Justiss(1878-1952)

"From Mother's Arms to the Arms of Jesus"

 

WILLIAM   M.  JUSTISS   10-29-1857  to  11-20-1909

*S/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903)  &  Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

&  JANE DAVIES "JEN" McFADDEN  JUSTISS  3-31-1870  to  6-10-1934

*D/of   Eleanor McFadden (1840-1902 buried Hickory Springs Cemetery) &  I.D. McFadden

"I Go To Prepare A Place For You.  That Where I Am There Ye May Be Also"  

 

 

WILLIAM   LODDY  LaGRONE   3-10-1896   to   7-7-1980

*S/of  Finis Ewing LaGrone(1873-1925) & Ravchel Ozella Ann Mason LaGrone(1879-1970)   

*Md:12/16/1916    "Thy Memory Shall Ever Be A Guiding Star To Heaven"

&  MARY  ELIZABETH "LIZZIE" KENNEDY  LaGRONE  6-5-1898   to 

11-10-1973    *Wf/of  William Loddy Lagrone

 

 

ESSIE  A.  SEWELL  EMERSON  (LANDERS)  1-3-1907  to  7-21-1999

*D/of  Noah Franklin Sewell(1881-1965) & Trudie Valora Sessoms Sewell(1882-1962)

*See listing for Essie, wife of Gaskell  C. Emerson.

 

 

JIMMY  L.  LEE   12-27-1943  (One date)

*H/of  Barbara DePauw

&  BARBARA  DEPAUW   LEE 10-24-1946 to  2-2-2004

*D/of  Eugene DePauw & Dora Margie 'Maggie" Emerson  DePauw

"Loving Wife, Mother, and Grandmother"

 

OBIE  CARL  LEE   10-6-1921  to  4-29-2001

*Md:3/1/1941  *PVT  US Army  WW II

&  LUDELL  JACO  LEE   9-4-1925 (One date)

 

ROBERT  COLUMBUS  LEE   3-5-1925  to  10-1-2004

*S/of  William Hartwell Lee (1902-1976) 

*Md: 5/25/1945

"I Have Loved You With An Everlasting Love."  JER. 31:3  

&  BERTHA  McKINNON  LEE (84) 11-12-1927  to  12-1-2011  *ob 

*D/of Jesse Franklin McKinnon & Mary Esther Emerson McKinnon. 

"Blessed Are Those Who Put Their Trust In Him"  PS. 2:12

 

 

ABBIE  L.  POWLEDGE  MASON   12-20-1882 GA  to  2-15-1966

*D/of  Jacob Martin Powledge(1852-1933) & Mary Ellen Fuller Powledge(1849-1910)

*Md: 4/29/1918 Union Co., AR - Jesse Albert Mason (1880-1944) buried Hopewell Baptist Cem. 

"Resting In Peace"

 

REED  VINSON  MASON   11-19-1923   to  12-17-1997

*S/of  Jesse Albert  Mason(1880-1944) & Abbie L. Powledge Mason(1882-1966) 

*Md:1/17/1947  "A Life Like Theirs Has Left A Record Sweet For Memory To Dwell Upon"

&  ODELL  DeLOACH  MASON    3-22-1927 (One date)  

*D/of  Olling L. DeLoach(1896-1937) &  Effie Mills DeLoach(1900-1968)  

"Father and Mother of Calvin V. Mason"

  

 

JAMES   FRANKLIN  McCLESKEY   3-4-1833 GA  to  9-8-1913

*S/of  Asenath "Seiney" Smith(1808-1887) & Thaddeus  Henderson McCleskey (1806-1854)  

*Spouses: *Md: 1st abt. 1855 Amanda Reed (6/3/1829 to 11/21/1856)*D/of Joel B. Reed &

Mary Chambers Reed; buried Mountain Park, Cobb Co. GA, in Kemp Cemetery

*2nd wife,(ca 1857 Cobb Co. GA)  Susan Gresham (ca 1836-1858) *D/of Wm. & Mary Gresham

*Died age 22 yrs - buried Holly Sprgs Cem., Cobb Co.,GA

*3rd wife, Sarah Ann Fowler(1840-1925) *Md:4/4/1860 Cobb Co., GA

& SARAH ANN "SALLIE" FOWLER  McCLESKEY  5-8-1840  to 

5-1-1925  *D/of  James Fowler(1793-1858) & Susan Gault Fowler

 

OSCAR  CONRAD  McCLESKEY   1877  to 12-24-1942

*S/of  James Franklin McCleskey(1833-1913) & Sarah Ann Fowler McCleskey(1840-1925)

*Spouses: *1st wife, Lula Maude Mitchell (1883-1909) buried Harris Cemetery, Union Co.,AR

*Lula Maude Mitchell was md: *1st to John Harris (1874-1901)

MARY  LUCINDY "MOLLY"HUBBARD  McCLESKEY  1877 to 1953

*2nd wife, Molly Hubbard md:in 1910, Oscar Colquitte (Conrad) McCleskey 

*Mother of three:  Lillian Elva(1905-1910)-Orby Conrad(1908-1984)-Infant son McCleskey(1909-1909)

 

 

WADE   HARRIS  McCOLLUM   2-28-1901  to  11-1-1990

*S/of  Margaret Elizabeth Jackson(1878-1948)  &  Robert Jones McCollum(1868-1936)

*Md:11/15/1936   "Mason"

&  MELLE  ELIZABETH  SEWELL  McCOLLUM  11-17-1905  to  

7-2-2000     *D/of  George P. Sewell(1867-1942) & Lena G. Bird Sewell(1871-1956)   

 

 

CALVIN  S.  McDANIEL   1885  to  10-22-1936  *ARDI

(Marker not found in 1999) “Alvin”

 

 

CLIFTON  (C.B.) BRANTLEY  McDANIEL  11-11-1907  to  7-23-1944

*Clifton  Brantley is buried at Rest Haven Gardens- he shares a triple marker with 

Alvin Spencer McDaniel & Mattie Sue Meeks McDaniel

CARLYN  EMERSON  McDANIEL   5-31-1912  to  6-5-1935

 *D/of  Carl C. Emerson(1882-1967)  & Martha 'Mattie'  Powledge Emerson(1880-1967)

*Wf/of  Clifton B. McDaniel   "Her life an ideal – her memory an inspiration."

 

JESSE  FRANKLIN  McKINNON    3-10-1903  to   5-25-1987

*S/of  Walter Pierce McKinnon(1879-1963) & Mary Ellen Cottrell McKinnon(1879-1933)

*Md:12/24/1925  "More Than A Conqueror Through Christ Jesus Who Loved Us"

& MARY ESTHER  EMERSON  McKINNON  5-13-1905 to 1-20-1992 

*D/of  Carl C. Emerson(1882-1967) & Martha"Mattie" Powledge Emerson(1880-1967)

 

 

JAMES  CARL  MILLER   2-21-1903  to  3-10-1976  *Wife, Frances

*S/of Joseph Andrew Miller(1872-1958) & Millie Lou Hogue Miller(1877-1923)

&   FRANCES  JUSTISS  MILLER   12-9-1902  to  3-8-1976

*D/of William M. Justiss(1857-1909) &  Jane Davies McFadden Justiss (1870-1934)

 

 

AUGUSTUS   T.  MORGAN, JR.   9-4-1870   to  11-14-1932

*S/of Augustus T. Morgan Sr.(1836-1897) & Sophronia Trowbridge Morgan(1837-1899)

"At Rest"    *Md:4/8/1894  Union Co.,AR  Edna Francis Powledge

EDNA  FRANCIS  POWLEDGE  MORGAN   8-15-1877  to  7-5-1949

*D/of  Philip Martin Powledge(1852-1918) & Nancy Elizabeth Means Powledge(1854-1938)

 "At Rest"   *Md:4/8/1894  Union Co.,AR   Augustus T. Morgan, Jr.

 

CLEAVLAND   MORGAN   B  &  D   2-8-1890  (Child)

"Of  such is the Kingdom of Heaven."

 

EZEKIEL  HUNTER  MORGAN   6-13-1874  to  5-9-1942 

*S/of  Seeborn C. Morgan(1830-1878) & Isabella A. Hutchinson Morgan (1832-1880)

"One Worthy Of Remembrance."

 

Infant  MORGAN   b  &  d  9-2-1923  

*D/of  M.L. & Vera Morgan

 

(J.C.) JOHN  C.  MORGAN  1-4-1857  to  1-19-1943

*S/of  Seeborn C. Morgan(1830-1878) & Isabella A. Hutchinson Morgan (1832-1880)

"One Worthy Of Remembrance"

MARY  O.  EVANS  MORGAN   9-19-1855  to  7-26-1912  "Mother"

*D/of  J.M. Evans(1830-1911) & Sarah C. Evans(1834-1902)

*Md: 1/19/1882, Columbia Co., AR~ John C. Morgan(1857-1943)

"Her life an ideal her memory an inspiration."

 

LORENE  MORGAN   12-1-1910  to  4-4-1911 "Daughter"  

*This fair sweet flower in paradise will bloom."

 

MARY  F. DELLA  JUSTISS  MORGAN  8-30-1869  to  8-29-1893 

*D/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903) & Francis Foy Powledge Justiss(1837-1929) 

 (23 yrs-11 mos-28 dys)   *Wf/of  Robert S. Morgan  *Md:2/14/1889 Union County, AR

*Robert S. Morgan remarried   8/8/1897 in Union Co., AR  Cordelia O'bannion

 

OTIS   ODELL  MORGAN   2-29-1892  to  1-29-1976

*S/of  Mary F. Della Justiss(1869-1893) & Robert S. Morgan  

 

ROSS  MORGAN   2-1-1907  to  7-14-1907   "Son"    

"An angel visited the green earth and took a flower away."

 

VERA  RUPLE  MORGAN   2-9-1901  to  11-19-1925  "Mother" 

*D/of Jacob H. Ruple(1846-1910) & Laura Eugenia Shockley Ruple(1853-1931)

*Md: 8/5/1922, Union Co., AR  M.L. Morgan

"Death is but the portal of eternal life."

Infant  d/of  M.L.  &  VERA  MORGAN  B  &  D   9-2-1923 

"Suffer little children to come unto me."

 

WALLACE  AUGUSTUS  MORGAN   12-17-1903  to  9-30-1988

*S/of  Augustus T. Morgan(1836-1897) & Sophronia Morgan(1837-1899)  

*Md:10/24/1937      'LOVE'

&  LORAINE  BYRAM  MORGAN   6-3-1912  to  2-9-2005     

*Wife of  Wallace Augustus Morgan

 

WILLIAM  L.  MORGAN  10-27-1866  to  5-20-1933  "Brother" 

*S/of  Seeborn C. Morgan(1830-1878) & Isabella A. Hutchinson Morgan (1832-1880)

"No laborer is sad to end the toilsome day."

 

 

CLEMENT  POWLEDGE    1910-1911

"Children Are The Keys of Paradise"

 

DAVID  M.  POWLEDGE   5-17-1907  to  Jan 1984  *SSDI 

*S/of  John Robert Powledge(1881-1959) & Lena May Scott Powledge(1881-1931)

*Year of birth / death only dates on tombstone.

&  THELMA  M.  POWLEDGE  1913   to  1993

*Shares a double headstone with David M. Powledge

(8-25-1914  to  Dec 1993  *SSDI) *Year of birth / death only dates on tombstone.

 

DORA  ANN  POWLEDGE   8-11-1878  to  1-26-1965

*D/of  Jacob Martin Powledge(1852-1933) & Mary Ellen Fuller Powledge(1849-1910)

"Earth Has No Sorrow That Heaven Cannot Heal"

 

EFFIE  LEE  AUBREY  POWLEDGE   2-24-1885  to  2-21-1920

*2nd wife to Franklin Wilkerson Powledge(1875-1947)

&  Infant  POWLEDGE  daughter   b & d  2-24-1919

"She was the sunshine of our home"

 

FRANKLIN  WILKERSON  POWLEDGE  7-31-1875 GA to 4-4-1947

*S/of  Jacob Martin Powledge(1852-1933) & Mary Ellen Fuller Powledge(1849-1910) *ARDI

&  LULA  EMERSON  JUSTISS  POWLEDGE   3-8-1873 to 1911 AR

*D/of  Thomas Camp Emerson(1846-1888) & Georgia Ann Va. Mahon Emerson(1845-1883)

*Spouses:  *1st  Edward C. Justiss(1861-1895)  *2nd Franklin Wilkerson Powledge(1875-1947)

"Earth Has No Sorrow That Heaven Cannot Heal"

 

G. RUSH  POWLEDGE 12-8-1868 to 3-9-1939  "Uncle" 

*S/of  George F. Powledge(1829-1914)  *Md:2/12/1852 Mary A. Prickett, Meriwether Co.,GA

*Both Born In Meriwether Co., Georgia     " His Memory Is Blessed"

 

HUGH  MARTIN  POWLEDGE   7-24-1875  to  4-23-1959

*S/of  Philip Martin Powledge(1852-1918) & Nancy Elizabeth Means Powledge(1854-1938)

&  LUCY  CINDA  RODGERS  POWLEDGE   9-5-1879  to  7-4-1965

 

Infant  POWLEDGE  8-15-1906  to  8-20-1906  

*Parents  Hugh &  Lucy Powledge

Infant  POWLEDGE    b & d  10-18-1905 

*Child of  Hugh &  Lucy Powledge

 

Infant  POWLEDGE   b  &  d  1921  

*D/of  W.F.  &  Anna Powledge

"Of such is the Kingdom of Heaven"

 

IRMA  HEATH  POWLEDGE  12-7-1903  to  9-30-1923

*D/of  Thomas Jefferson Heath(1880-1934) & Nannie Lee Ozmer Heath(1881-1942)

*Md:1925 Union Co.,AR ~ Glen P. Powledge(1902-1986) buried at Arlington Memorial Park

*Irma Heath was Glen's  *1st wife.

 

JACOB  MARTIN  POWLEDGE   10-16-1852 GA to  3-13-1933

*S/of  George F. Powledge(1829-1914)  *Md:2/12/1852 Mary A. Prickett, Meriwether Co.,GA

*Both Born In Meriwether Co., Georgia

&  MARY ELLEN FULLER POWLEDGE  11-4-1849 GA to 4-18-1910

*D/of  Jones W. Fuller (1825-1893) & Elvira Davis Fuller(1828-1895)

"Thy memory shall ever be a guiding star to Heaven"

 

JOHN  ROBERT  POWLEDGE  6-23-1881  to  9-5-1959

*S/of Philip Martin Powledge(1852-1918) & Nancy E. Means Powledge(1854-1938)

&  LENA  MAY  SCOTT  POWLEDGE   1881  to  8-5-1931  *ARDI

*D/of  David Scott(1840-1907) & Nancy J. Ainsworth Scott(1847-1929)

*Wf/of John Robert Powledge

 

PHILIP  MARTIN  POWLEDGE  9-13-1852  to  12-1-1918

*S/of  John M. Powledge(1796-1880)  &  Francis W. Foy Powledge(1810-1876)

& NANCY  ELIZABETH  MEANS  POWLEDGE  8-14-1854 to

4-7-1938   *Nancy buried originally at Jolley Chapel Cemetery - Union Co.,AR

(El Dorado Times July-Sept 1984 -Mildred Watkins' column)

 

WILLIE   RUTH  POWLEDGE   12-29-1891  to  1-22-1900 

*D/of  Jacob Martin Powledge(1852-1933) & Mary Ellen Fuller Powledge(1849-1910)

 

 

RUTH  SEWELL  PRIMM   9-16-1903  to  1-19-1995

*D/of  Noah Franklin Sewell(1881-1965) & Trudie Valora Sessoms Sewell(1882-1962)

*Husband, ERNEST  V.  PRIMM 7-27-1894  to  2-26-1991  buried Friendship Methodist Cem.

*S/of  John Henry Primm(1874-1964) & Elizabeth M. Davidson Primm(1874-1909)

*Spouses:  *1st  Sadie E. Ragsdale (1900-1969)  *2nd Ruth Sewell (1903-1995)

"Precious  Memories"

 

 

PAULA  MARIE  SEWELL  REYNOLDS  6-9-1952  (One date)

*D/of  Wilson Horace Sewell(1918-1991) & Jewell LaGrone Sewell(1918- 2014)

*Wife of Robert Morris Reynolds  *Md:6/7/1975 El Dorado, Union Co., AR

ROBERT  MORRIS  REYNOLDS   4-14-1952  (One date)

*Husband of Paula Marie Sewell Reynolds  *Md:6/7/1975 El Dorado, Union Co., AR

 

 

DAVID  SCOTT   9-25-1840  to  3-3-1907 

"Kind father of love, Thou art gone to thy rest, Forever to bask mid The joy – of the Blest"

&  NANCY  JANE  AINSWORTH  SCOTT  1-8-1847  to  4-30-1929  

"We'll join thee in that heavenly land, No more to take the parting hand"

 

 

CLINTON "TEX" VAN  PELT  SESSOMS 11-30-1915  to  1-3-1996

*S/of  Seaton Gails Sessoms (1879-1925) & Perlina Elizabeth Sewell Sessoms(1883-1920)

 

Infant  SESSOMS   b  &  d  8-20-1908

 

(S.G.) SEATON  GAILS  SESSOMS  4-13-1879  to  6-23-1925

*S/of  Amgrid Bunion Sessoms(1850-1939) & Alvenia Wynns Sessoms(1847-1927)  

"Gone but not forgotten"

*Spouses:  *1st wife, Perlina Elizabeth Sewell(1883-1920)  *2nd Ruth McMan (1897-1931)

*2nd wife, Ruth McMan Sessoms is buried at Friendship Methodist Cemetery, Union Co.,AR

PERLINA  ELIZABETH  SEWELL  SESSOMS  4-23-1883  to  7-23-1920

*D/of  John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper Sewell(1845-1928) 

*1st wife of Seaton Gails Sessoms       "Hope"  

"She was too good too gentle and fair  To dwell in this cold world of care"

 

 

ADA  FRANCES  THURKILL SEWELL  6-17-1910  to  1-11-1940 *ARDI

*D/of  John Washington Thurlkill(1874-1969) & Hattie Eugenia Nash Thurlkill(180-1959)

*1st  Wf/of  Joseph  F. Sewell(1908-1983)       "Rest In Peace"

 

ALVIN  CLEMENT  SEWELL  8-29-1884  to  3-7-1963

*S/of  John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper Sewell(1845-1928) 

*Md:12/10/1916

 &  IVY MAE PHILLIPS  SEWELL  8-14-1888  to  1-29-1971

*D/of William P. Phillips(1861-1941) & Mary B. Hale Phillips(1861-1934)

 

(A.V.)AUDREY  V.  SEWELL  12-28-1890  to  11-6-1945

*S/of  George P. Sewell(1867-1942) & Lena G. Bird Sewell(1871-1956)  

"His Memory Is Blessed"

 

REV.  CHARLES  ASBURY  SEWELL, SR.  6-1-1913  to  5-6-2007

*S/of  John Henry Sewell(1878-1946) & Amanda Viola Britt Sewell(1881-1975)   

*Md:7/31/1937  *Our Son Charles – Grandchildren Charles, Christine & Amanda

&  RUBY  MAXINE  ZINK  SEWELL   7-18-1920  to 10-22-2000  *ob

 

EMMA   FLORENCE  SEWELL   8-14-1886  to  2-1-1887

*D/of  John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper Sewell(1845-1928) 

**(oldest grave in this cemetery)

 

*These 3 on the same headstone  " Headstone for the Family of George P. Sewell"

*Their earlier triple headstone has been replaced with individual tombstones.

GEORGE   P.  SEWELL  9-7-1867  to  4-15-1942 

*S/of John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper Sewell(1845-1928)

&  LENA  G.  BIRD  SEWELL   6-27-1871GA  to  3-28-1956

*Lena now has a separate stone.   "A Most Noble Example Was Her Life."

&  LOYCE  CLEMENTS  SEWELL  11-17-1921  to  3-13-1932

*S/of  Alvin Clement Sewell(1884-1963) & Ivy Phillips Sewell(1888-1971)

"His Memory Is Blessed" 

 

HENRY  E.  SEWELL   1-17-1916  to  3-8-1998

*S/of  John Henry Sewell(1878-1946) & Amanda Viola Britt Sewell(1881-1975)  

*S SGT  US Army   WW II      "Rest In Peace" 

&  HAZEL  JONES   SEWELL  5-13-1920  to  8-1-2003 

 

HORACE  PRESTON  SEWELL  12-2-1893  to  8-30-1974

*S/of  George P. Sewell(1867-1942) & Lena G. Bird Sewell(1871-1956)

*Md: 2/28/1916   "In Loving Memory"

&  BESSIE  HARRIS  SEWELL  3-9-1898  to  4-1-1989

*D/of William T. Harris(1876-1917) & Lena Rodgers Harris(1878-1965)

 

Infant  SEWELL    b & d  April 1908 

*S/of   John Henry  &  Amanda Viola Sewell

Infant  SEWELL   b  &  d   11-25-1930  

*S/of  Rev. & Mrs. James Ralph Sewell  

Infant  SEWELL    b  &  d  8-1-1917 

*S/of  Horace & Bessie Sewell    "Only Sleeping"

 

REV.  JAMES  RALPH  SEWELL  3-14-1905  to  12-17-1995

*Maj. U.S. Army  WW II      "In Loving Memory"

RUBY  LEE  SEWELL    4-18-1909   to  3-6-2006  

 

JOHN  ASBURY  SEWELL   8-26-1842  to  7-11-1923  *Wf, Sallie

*S/of John Pierce Sewell(1810-1876) & Louisa Elizabeth Wideman Sewell(1820-1897)

&  SARAH 'SALLIE' ELIZABETH  CULPEPPER  SEWELL  7-7-1845 

to  9-2-1928   "Mother"   "They Died As They Lived – Christians"

*D/of George Washington Culpepper(1803-1901)& Perlina Perdue Culpepper(1812-1882)

 

JOHN  DAVID  SEWELL   9-2-1971 to  3-22-1991

"His Soul Is Now At Peace"  (Cremated)

 

JOHN  HENRY  SEWELL  1-3-1878 GA to  3-6-1946  "Father"

*S/of  John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper(1845-1928)

*Md:10/14/1907   "Rest Is Thine; Sweet Remembrance Ours"

&  AMANDA  VIOLA  BRITT  SEWELL  5-6-1881 to 12-24-1975

"Mother"  *D/of Charles Guyden Britt(1845-1923) & Nancy Bryant Cole Britt(1853-1950)

 

JOSEPH  (JOE)  F.  SEWELL  7-9-1908  to  8-19-1983

*S/of  Noah Franklin Sewell(1881-1965) & Trudie Valora Sessoms Sewell(1882-1962)   

*Md:11/28/1940  *2nd wife ~ Clara Pepper

& CLARA  PEPPER  SEWELL   9-9-1918  to  9-4-2002    

*D/of  James Elmore Pepper(1886-1960) & Nancy Jane Williams Pepper(1886-1962)

*2nd wife of  Joseph "Joe" F. Sewell

 

LOYCE  CLEMENTS  SEWELL   11-17-1921  to  3-13-1932

*S/of Alvin Clements Sewell(1884-1963) & Ivy Mae Phillips Sewell(1888-1971)

*S/of Alvin & Ivy      "His memory is blessed."

 

NOAH   FRANKLIN  SEWELL   10-15-1881  to  9-24-1965

*S/of  John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper(1845-1928)

&  TRUDIE  VALORA  SESSOMS  SEWELL   5-10-1882  to  11-24-1962

*D/of  Amgrid Bunion Sessoms(1850-1939) & Alvenia Wynns Sessoms(1847-1927)  

"Rest Is Thine, Sweet Remembrance Ours"

 

RALPH  LEE  SEWELL   6-25-1936  (One date)

 

RICKY  JEAN  SEWELL   7-11-1954   to  7-14-1976

*S/of  Wilson Horace Sewell(1918-1991) & Jewell Marie LaGrone Sewell(1918-2014)

"An Angel Visited The Green Earth, And Took A Flower Away"

 

ROBERT  "BOB" A.  SEWELL  8-15-1956  to  7-15-1974

*Son of Joe and Clara Sewell   "He Was A Christian Leader"

 

SHEA  LYNN  SEWELL (17) 11-3-1994  to  6-11-2012  *OB

*D/of  Bill Sewell  & Judy Lynn Sullivan Sewell

 

SIDNEY  CURTIS  SEWELL (95)  9-8-1919 to  6-4-2015 *OB

*S/of Alvin Clements Sewell(1884-1963)  &  Ivy Mae Phillips Sewell (1888-1971)

*Md:11/6/1945      "CURTIS"   *U.S. Army Air Corp-WW II

&  ELOISE  McCUIN  SEWELL   10-21-1920  to  3-31-2008 

*D/of  Thomas W. McCuin(1881-1959)  &  Hassie L. Sparks McCuin(1884-1926)

&  Stp-mother, Lena Goins McCuin

 

WALTER  DUKE  SEWELL   1-29-1872  to  10-28-1954

*S/of  John Asbury Sewell(1842-1923) & Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper Sewell(1845-1928)

&  FLORAL ETHEL VANTREASE  SEWELL  8-13-1875  to  8-23-1948

*D/of  John Wesley Vantrease(1848-1926)  &  Nancy Elizabeth Miller Vantrease(1855-1913)

*2ND  Wf/of   Walter Duke Sewell

CARRIE  L.  JUSTISS  SEWELL 10-27-1877  to  3-5-1899

*D/of  Marcus Dee Justiss(1834-1903)  &  Francis Foy Powledge(1837-1929)  

*1ST  Wf/of  Walter Duke Sewell    *Aged 21 yrs-5 mos-8 dys 

 

WILLIAM  WENDELL  SEWELL, SR. (73) 9-5-1933  to  2-18-2007

*S/of  Horace P. Sewell(1893-1974)  &  Bessie Harris Sewell(1898-1989)

*Md:9/20/1952        *YN3  US Navy-Korea

&  JULIA  EVELYN  PENNINGTON  SEWELL "Judy"  8-7-1933 to

(One date) *D/of John Wm. Pennington(1899-1963) & Julia Edith Moore Pennington(1902-1971)

*Parents of  William Wendell, Jr. and Preston Wayne

 

WILSON  HORACE  SEWELL    7-29-1918  to  1-15-1991 "Daddy"

*S/of Horace Preston Sewell(1893-1974) & Bessie Harris Sewell(1898-1989)

*Md:11/8/1941     *TEC 3   US Army  WW II

&  JEWELL MARIE LaGRONE  SEWELL(96) 4-27-1918  to  10-19-2014

*D/of  William Loddy LaGrone(1896-1980)  &  Elizabeth Kennedy LaGrone(1898-1973)  *OB

*Only child of Mary Elizabeth Kennedy LaGrone & Wm. Loddy LaGrone      "Mother"   

 

 

BARBARA  ANN  JONES  SMITH (59)  7-16-1930  to  6-4-1990

*D/of Frank Hill Jones(1904-1981) & Della Justiss Jones(1908-1992)

*Husband, Charles Edward Smith(1921-1979)buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Bells, Texas

*Barbara Ann was born in Seminole, OK & died in Ft. Worth, TX.

Had lived in Ft. Worth since 1951.

 

 

Infant  STONE   9-11-1959  to  9-12-1959  

*S/of  Paul & Barbara Stone

 

IRIS  EVELYN  JUSTISS  STONE   7-12-1905   to  5-18-1983

*D/of  Gideon H. Justiss(1862-1917) & Willie Gertrude McClesky Justiss(1866-1950)

*Md: Sylvester Stone  5//3/1924   "Where He Leads Me I Can Safely Go"

 

 

WILLIAM   M.  THOMPSON  1872   to  1960

*H/of  Lula K. Thompson 

&  LULA  K.  THOMPSON   1876  to  1964

*Wf/of  William M. Thompson

 

 

ROBERT  T.  TOLLISON    3-25-1922  to  3-31-2004 *SSDI

*Md:8/11/1942

&  MARTHA  JANE  TOLLISON    3-22-1923  to  10-27-1997  

  

Two small markers labeled  "UNKNOWN"

 

 

 

FREDONIA  UNITED  METHODIST  CHURCH

 

Cemetery is located behind the church building.