~EST. 1910~

The Parkers Chapel Cemetery is adjacent to Parkers Chapel Methodist Church in Union County,

Arkansas.  It is located along the west side of Hwy. 15 South (aka Haynesville Hwy.)  Feed Mill

Rd. runs behind the church & Cemetery. The cemetery is located on a "pie" shaped piece of

land; bordered on one side by Hwy. 15 & on the other side, Feed Mill Rd. It was surveyed and

transcribed by Dennis & Sandra Cameron on October 8, 1998 and contributed by them to

the Union County ARGenWeb site.  This is a compilation of earlier surveys & my survey done

October 2011. Last updated July 2017.

Janice Holzer    jcsh432@gmail.com


NINA  BETH  BARNES ATKINS  11-10-1936  to  11-6-2003

*D/of  Howard P. Barnes(1906-1977) & Fannie Lee Morgan Barnes(1913-2004)

*Spouse: David Michael Atkins (1932-2003) *Buried Rest Haven Memorial Gardens

Union County, ARK     "Our Beloved Mother  In Loving Memory"



Baby ?????--unreadable stone


HOWARD  P.  BARNES   6-22-1906 OK  to  9-13-1977 AR


&  FANNIE LEE MORGAN BARNES  12-6-1913 to 4-3-2004

*D/of  John Lee Morgan(1892-1940)  &  Fannie Wessie Pickering Morgan(1895-1977)



DAVID  MORGAN  BELL  12-17-1916  to 10-31-1987

*S/of  Thomas Polk Bell (1892-1974) &  Jessie Pearl Morgan Bell (1894-1978)

"And The Dead In Christ Shall Rise First"  "And So Shall We Ever Be With The Lord"

&  HELEN  JUANITA  MORGAN  BELL  10-13-1919  to 3-2-1995

*Helen died in Broken Arrow, Tulsa Co., OK.    


JAMES  T.  BELL   12-10-1860AL  to  3-23-1911AR

&  LAURA  EMMA  LeGRAND   BELL  4-14-1867  to  4-7-1948  

"A Life Like Theirs Has Left A Record Sweet For Memory To Dwell Upon"


JIMMIE  HARROL  BELL  7-17-1915  to  10-6-1993 "Daddy" 

*Md:7/17/1939   *Children:  Ronald and Linda

 &  KATIE JOSEPHINE HINSON  BELL  8-16-1917  to  7-31-1993 "Mother"

*D/of  Joshua Duncan Hinson(1881-1924) & Virginia Elizabeth Combs Hinson(1889-1970)

"To Know Her Was To Love Her Precious Memories"


THOMAS  POLK  BELL  1-26-1891  to 3-22-1974

*S/of  James T. Bell(1860-1911) &  Laura Emma LeGrand Bell(1867-1948)   

*Md:12/17/1914   *Into Thy Hands I Commend  My Spirit"

 & JESSIE PEARL MORGAN BELL 8-25-1894  to 1-9-1978

*D/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott Morgan(1866-1953)




*S/of  W.A.  &  F. L. Boyer  

*Marker is buried, if there are dates they are not visible.



ORREN  BURNS  BREWER   7-8-1831  to  1-24-1914



HENRY CLAY BURNS   1- 31-1892  to  6-12-1964

*S/of  James Robert Burns(1869-1955)  &  Annie Elizabeth Mason Burns


 &  PEARL ANNIE LAWRENCE BURNS  7-29-1895  to  11-17-1983

*D/of  Richard Petros Lawrence(1861-1924) & Eudora Cornelia Hogg Lawrence (1868-1924)


JOHN  ELLIOT  BURNS  11-23-1918  to  9-25-1919

*S/of  Henry Clay Burns(1892-1964)  & Pearl Annie Lawrence Burns(1895-1983)


NINA  BURNS  2-15-1917  to  6-6-1919

*D/of  Henry Clay Burns(1892-1964)  & Pearl Annie Lawrence Burns(1895-1983)



CHARLES DENNIS  BUSSEY(67) 1-30-1948  to  4-22-2015 *OB

*S/of  Charles Pickens Bussey, Sr(1927-1979). & Gena Margaret Pyron Bussey(1929-2014)

LINDA  TELANO  BUSSEY(68) 6-15-1946  to  7-10-2014 *OB

*D/of  Casey Lee Telano(1915-1989)   &  Maxine Mary White Telano (1925-1987)  

*H/of 48 yrs, Dennis Bussey  (RN for 50 yrs)   



PORTIA  ERMA  BYRD   11-27-1891  to  1-29-1979

*D/of  William Hansel Byrd(1852-1938) & Susan Permelia Bond Byrd(1862-1929)

JOHN  MARCUS  CALDWELL  11-6-1877  to  12-16-1941

*S/of Joseph Marion Caldwell(1847-1937) & Darcus O. Pickering(1855-1935)

"Father"    "A Devoted Father And A Faithful Friend"

ANNIE MAE LINDER CALDWELL  5-18-1895 LA  to 11-9-1923

*D/of  Thomas Isaac Linder(1870-1899) & Martha P. Tubbs Buswell(1870-1940)

"She Was A Friend And Wife Of _____?  We Will _______________?



JULIUS  GENE “Papaw” CARELOCK(79)  10-3-1937  to   5-30-2017

*S/of  William Buchanan Carelock (1899-1985)  &  Alpha Alverta Leister Carelock(1906-1998)

*Wife, Patsy Carelock



 ERVIN  CARROLL   7-22-1906  to  8-22-1915

*S/of  James Henry Carroll(1855-1926) &  Sarah Linnea Yarbrough Carroll (1860-1941)


JAMES  E.  CARROLL  1-11-1888  to  3-18-1929

*S/of  James Henry Carroll(1855-1926) &  Sarah Linnea Yarbrough Carroll (1860-1941)

"He Is Not Dead, But Sleepeth"  *Another marker at the foot of grave says "Jimmie"


JAMES  HENRY  CARROLL  2-15-1855  to  9-28-1926



"On That Immortal Shore We Shall Meet To Part No More"



MONA  JEAN  PORTER  CAVENDER (92)  7-12-1923LA   to  5-14-2016

*D/of  Earl Ellsworth Porter(1896-1973)  &  Opal Jewel Rogers Porter(1903-1994)      *OB



ELNORA  HIBBARD CLOUD    10-26-1867  to   5-21-1930

*D/of  Joseph Hibbard(1838-1918) & Alpha Tackett Hibbard(1843-1906)

*Wf/of  Joshua Wilson Cloud(1867-1955) *Buried Bonner Chapel Cemeter, Tichnor, Ark Co., ARK

  "Beloved Mother Rest In Peace"



CHARLIE  H.  COMBES   7-14-1874  to  6- 27-1956

*D/of  George Washington Combs(1851-1931) & Eliza Taylor Pickering Combs(1850-1929)

(Combs has an e in it)  "A Friend To All"    *Md: 1895, Union Co., AR

FLARRA IDELLE DRUMMONDS COMBES   8-17-1875  to 12-29-1934

*Wife of Charles  H. Combes "Her Life An Ideal, Her Memory An Inspiration"


DELPHA  HINSON COMBS  7-26-1901  to  12-1-1922

*D/of  Eli Wesley Hinson(1873-1969)  &  Ora E. Hall Hinson(1881-1950)

*1ST  Wife of  Floyd Cornelius Combs(1901-1956)    "I Am Waiting For Thee"


"Little"  Daughter  COMBS  11-20-1922  (One date)

*D/of  Floyd Cornelius Combs(1901-1956)  &  Delpha Hinson Combs(1901-1922)


 FLOYD  COMBS, JR.   7-28-1924  to  7-17-1926


FLOYD  CORNELIUS  COMBS   3-14-1901  to  3-18-1956

*S/of  Charlie H. Combs(1874-1956) & Flarra Idelle Drummonds Combs(1875-1934)  

"32 Degree Mason"

&  LINNIE JOSEPHINE CESSOR COMBS  8-16-1905  to 10-30-1985 

*D/of  John Cessor(1882-1917) & Lena May Anderson Cessor McCaskill (1881-1960)

"Eastern Star"


GEORGE  THOMAS  COMBS   4-17-1877   to  3-16-1925

*S/of  George Washington Combs(1851-1931) & Eliza Taylor Pickering Combs(1850-1929)

&  ZULA  IDELL GOODWIN COMBS   8-4-1877  to  6-15-1962

*Wf/of  George Thomas Combs   "In Loving Memory"  "Gone But Not Forgotten"


Infant  COMBS   b  &  d  11/20/1922 

*D/of  Delphia  & Floyd  Combs


CPL. THOMAS  HILTON  COMBS   2-5-1912  to  3-21-1944

*S/of  Zula Dell Goodwin Combs(1877-1962) & George Thomas Combs(1877-1925)

"Rest Son, In Quiet Sleep, While Loved Ones, In Sorrow, O'er Thee Weep"



CLINTON  O' NEAL "BUCK"  COOK 5-6-1918   to  7-11-1955

*S/of  George Washington Cook(1896-1955) & Maude Combs Loftin(1898-1977)

"Absent In Body, But Present In Spirit"


GEORGE  WASHINGTON COOK   3-13-1896   to  10-30-1955 

*1st  husband of Maude Combs Cook Loftin (1898-1977)  *See Loftin listing


ROY  WAYMOND  COOK   12-12-1922   to  8-1-1925

*S/of  George Washington Cook(1896-1955) & Maude Combs Loftin(1898-1977)



PELLIE  FRANCES OLIVER CROWDER Feb 1873  to  4-19-1943

*D/of  Robert McKinney Oliver(1820-1874) & Mary Ann Melvina Starling Oliver(1834-1881)

*Pellie was born in Arkansas and died in Ouachita Co., AR

*Spouses:  *1st George Washington Long (1869 MS-1910 Yell Co., AR  *Burial location, unknown. 

*2nd William Henry Crowder (1867-1933) Pellie was his 2nd wife.  He is buried at Bethel Primitive

   Baptist Cemetery, O’Rear Rd, Union Co., AR.



PHILLIP  GENE  “Big Wrench”  DEAL(63) 4-18-1953 LA  to  6-27-2016

*S/of  Mattie Frances Fleming Deal(1928-2017)  &  Phillip Randall Deal (1922-2009)

*Senior maintenance technician for Chemtura for 38 yrs. *Wf/of  44 yrs, Vickie Denise Bradford Deal



DORA  ELIZABETH DOSS  DeBORD   8-16-1873   to  2-19-1944

*D/of  Orren Brewer Doss(1831-1914)  &  Susan Ann Freeman Doss (1840-1881)

"Her Memory Is Blessed"



JIMMIE  E.  DIXON   1935  to  1937



ORREN  BREWER  DOSS (83)  7-8-1831GA   to   1-24-1914 AR  

*H/of  SUSAN ANN FREEMAN DOSS (1840-1881) *Susan buried Oak Hill Cemetery,

Griffin, GA.



JOSEPH  'JOE'  SELLERS  ENIS 10-2-1882 LA  to 3-31-1924 AR  *WOW  

*S/of William Rufus Enis(1846-1926) & Margaret Helen Harrell Enis (1850-1928)

*Md: *1st Wife, WILLIE ELVIRA BEATY  7/24/1888  to  9/25/1918 buried at Scotland Presbyterian

            Cemetery, Union Co., AR 

          *Willie d/of Thomas Scott Beaty(1860-1900) &  Eliza Anne Goff Beaty(1867-1952)

*Md:1919,  *2nd Wife, MAMIE FRANCES PICKERING 2/15/1887  to  9/19/1969  buried

                     at Arlington Memorial Park, El Dorado, AR

*D/of  George Thomas Pickering(1846-1926) & Paulina A. Combs Pickering(1858-1904)

*Mamie is buried at Arlington Memorial Park Cemetery in El Dorado, AR  "Weep Not He Is At Rest"



PAMELA  DIANE  McCALL  FAULKNER  8-5-1949 LA   to  5-29-2017 AR   *OB

*D/of  Leon Othema  McCall(1916-1972)  & Pauline Mobley McCall (1921-2003)

*H/of  35 yrs, Mike Faulkner     *Pamela born in Monroe, LA

*The way her obituary was written,  I could not tell if she was buried  at Old Parkers Chapel Cemetery

or Parkers Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery.  I am listing her in both cemeteries.



GRACE  INEZ  PYLE  FERGUSON   6-15-1905  to  5-21-1927

*D/of  Thomas Lafayette Pyle(1862-1947) & Amy Virginia Davis Pyle(1870-1937)

*Husband, John William Ferguson (1900-1974)

"In Loving Memory"  "Loving Wife of John. Mother of Noel & Roy"



LOUIS  FIELDS (52)  8-3-1959  to  11-30-2011  *OB

*S/of  Louis Fields, Jr.  &  Freda Potz Fields;  Wife, Melissa Fields



Baby  FITZGERALD   1924  to  1924


JEAN  E.  FITZGERALD    4-4-1884   to  4-17-1930

*D/of  John James Fitzgerald(1855-1924) &  Martha Lousinda Lewis Fitzgerald(1884-1930)


JOHN  THOMAS  BUNION  FITZGERALD  5-24-1879  to 11-23-1928

*S/of  William J. Fitzgerald(1859-1908) & Frances Elizabeth Ward Fitzgerald(1860-1910)

*H/of Ollie Havard Fitzgerald   *In 2011, his small marker was pretty much illegible. 


to  11-9-1959   *Wf/of John Thomas Bunion  Fitzgerald

*D/of  William Samuel Lawrence(1851-1921) &  Eliza Reynolds Lawrence (1852-1889) 

*M/of  Martha/Wanda  Fitzgerald  Watts & Evelyn Fitzgerald Cullins

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


VOYD  D.  FITZGERALD   10-26-1903  to  9-3-1966

*S/of  Anna  Olivia “Ollie” Lawrence Fitzgerald (1883-1959) & John Thos. Bunion Fitzgerald(1879-1928)

*Had a brother Dewey Vernon Fitzgerald (1905-2000)  *Buried Arlington Memorial Park, El Dorado.

"Rest Is Thine, Sweet Remembrance Ours" 



(A.W.)ADOLPUS WALTER  FRIEND  "Doc"   4-10-1893  to  1-25-1947

*S/of  Andrew Rufus Friend (1854-1928) & Mary Ella Ridennour Friend(1858-1948)


Rev. ANDREW RUFUS  FRIEND   7-6-1854  to  3-11-1928

Rev. Friend was born in Maryland to Joshua Monroe Friend(1818-1902) &

Sarah Ann Vansickle(1823-1906)  He died in Polk Co.,Arkansas

“Rest Is Thine Sweet Remembrance Ours”    *Md: 6/18/1878 Mary Ella Ridenour

Wife, MARY ELLA RIDENOUR FRIEND  9-24-1858 OH  to 8-26-1948

*D/of  Ruben Jacob Ridenour (1829-1899)  &  Lydia Dotts Ridenour

“He Is Ever Lord Of Death. Love Can Never Lose It’s Own”


MORRIS  C.  FRIEND   8-2-1916   to  3-20-1971

*S/of  Andrew Rufus Friend (1854-1928) & Mary Ella Ridennour Friend(1858-1948)

*Ark COX  US Navy  WW II  *Has 2 markers.



"Little"  MARGIE  GATES  8-15-1926  to  8-15-1926

*D/of  Mr. & Mrs.  Willie  Gates


WALTER  GATES  Jan  1867 MS  to  5-31-1930 AR

*S/of  Thomas Jefferson Gates(1836-1901) &  Lue Vicie Simmons Gates (1842-1925)



ESSIE  KINARD  GILMORE  7-23-1891  to 11-27-1933

*Husband, Wilton J. Gilmore     "Gone But Not Forgotten"    *WOW

WILTON  J.  GILMORE  10-13-1919  to  8-14-1976

*Wife, Essie Kinard        "Gone But Not Forgotten"    *WOW



WILLIAM  DUNAWAY “BILL” GLASCOCK (72) 2-4-1932  to  10-22-2004

*S/of  Booker Leon Glascock (1911-1970)  &  Jessie Mae Whitman Glascock (1910-2002)



JOHN  STEWART  GRANEY  3-18-1932   to   5-2-1932

*Son of  John Wheatley Graney(1894-1975)   &  Verbie Mae Stewart Graney(1901-2002)



JOHN  WILLIAM  HALL   4-7-1861MO   to   11-20-1937AR  

&  MARTHA  LOWDER  HALL   9-25-1859  to  3-7-1920

*Wf/of  John William Hall (1861-1937)   "Death Is But The Portal To Eternal Life"



ERMINE  HAYES   5-29-1901  to  1-15-1954




*Husband of  Mary Ann, "Annie" Lewis Hembree.  "In Loving Memory"



PEGGY  ALOISE  HENRY  4-7-1931  to  1-28-1934



AVA  E. HINSON     6-12-1881   to   10-14-1950 


ELI  WESLEY  HINSON   8-24-1873  to  10-24-1969

*S/of  Aaron Hinson(1843-1925) & Samira Whitley Hinson(1845-1918)

*H/of  Ora  Delia

&  ORA  (E.) DELIA  HALL  HINSON  1-12-1881  to  9-11-1930

*D/of  John William Hall(1861-1937) & Martha Lowder Hall (1859-1920)



ORA  DELLA  HOLLIS   1-15-1918 LA   to   3-21-1921 AR

*D/of  Percey P. Hollis (1895-1952) & Lucy Matilda Lawrence Hollis (1893-1976)



CAPT.  DAVID  CROCKETT  HOWARD   4-7-1838   to  3-1-1917 (Mason)



DONALD  M.  HUDSON   6-2-1905  to  9-11-1973

*S/of Jesse James Hudson(1882-1961) &  Emma M. Bell Hudson(1885-1966)

*H/ of  Adele Lorease Pyle     *Md: 1941 Ouachita Co., AR     "In Loving Memory”

ADELE  LOREASE  PYLE  HUDSON  11-11-1920  to  4-28-1989

*D/of  Minor R. Pyle(1889-1983) & Alma V. Morgan Pyle (1897-1976)

*Wf/of  Donald M. Hudson  *Young's MM


JESSIE  JAMES  HUDSON   10-25-1882TX   to  9-12-1961AR

*S/of Francis Jenkins Hudson (1857-1930)  &  Inez R. Edwards Hudson (1866-1911)

&  EMMA  M.  BELL  HUDSON  10-1-1885TX  to  6-14-1966LA

*D/of  James T. Bell (1860-1911) & Laura Emma LeGrand Bell (1867-1948)

"Blessed Are The Dead Which Die In The Lord"


JINK  HUDSON   1-9-1916   to  2-9-1918

*S/of Jesse James Hudson(1882-1961) & Emma M. Bell Hudson(1885-1966)


TUBLE  JEFFERSON  HUDSON   8-7-1867   to  7-28-1925

*Wife, Effie May Bennett Hudson (1882-1935)



JOHN  CLEM  INGRAM, JR. (70)   8-11-1946  to  2-19-2017  *OB

*S/of  John C. Ingram, Sr. (1915-1970) &  Vergie Griffing Ingram (1916-1948)

*Late wife,  Jane Ingram



(L.D.)LORENZO  DOWIE  JACKSON  12-30-1847 GA  to  8-28-1924 AR

&  HARRIET “HATTIE”  HILL  JACKSON   9-4-1858 AL  to  6-20-1934 AR


MARION  JACKSON *Difficult to  read 10-29-1953 *MM



JOSEPH  THOMAS  JOINER, JR.    B:  &  D:  12-15-1939 

*Infant S/of  Joseph Thomas Joiner(1913-1996)  & Mabel Enis Joiner(1918-2003)



OPAL  RAINWATER JOHNSON (91) 5-9-1912  to  9-27-2003

*D/of George Washington Rainwater(1880-1927)  &  Ida Florence Morre Rainwater(1879-1963)



ISA  MAE  KINARD   7-24-1894   to  6-15-1971 *WOW 

*D/of  John Thomas Kinard(1866-1936) &  Nancy Caldonia Tiffin Kinard(1859-1945)


JOHN  THOMAS  KINARD  8-31-1866  to 10-10-1936

*S/of  William David Kinard(1841-1921) & Elizabeth Jane Alphin Kinard(1843-1897)

"Gone But Not Forgotten"

NANCY CALDONIA “CALLIE” TIFFIN KINARD  2-16-1859  to 10-11-1945  

*D/of Peter S. Tiffin (1826-1867)  &  Mary Flanekin Tiffin (1829-1898)

*Wf/of  John Thomas Kinard(1866-1936)  "Gone But Not Forgotten"


WILLIAM  JACKSON  STILLWELL  KINARD   9-15-1889  to  5-27-1933

*S/of  John Thomas Kinard (1866-1936) &  Nancy Caldonia Tiffin Kinard (1859-1945)  *Md:1909

  *Spouse: Nellie Sula Howard Kinard(1888-1967)buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, El Dorado, AR

"Gone But Not Forgotten"



ADA  MORGAN  KING    9-20-1884  to  11-27-1958

*D/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth  Scott Morgan(1866-1953)

"Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal."



CAPT.  WATSON  ELDRIDGE  LACY   12-30-1839   to  7-3-1924

*1st wife, 'Sallie'  Sarah  Caroline Holcombe Lacy(4/30/1841-6/7/1889)

*Sallie is buried Old Presbyterian Cemetery in El Dorado, Arkansas.

*2nd wife, Elizabeth Arnold Lacy(10/15/1845-12/20/1925)

"An Honest Man's The Noblest Work Of God"  (Mason)

“SYBIL”  ELIZABETH  ARNOLD  LACY   10-15-1845 to  12-20-1925

*D/of  John A. Arnold (1818-1886) md: 12/29/1844 Emily Jane Click Arnold(b:ca 1824-1899)

*John Arnold is buried in Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Union Co., AR;   Emily Jane Click Arnold,

  died at the home of her son-in-law, R.P. Hayes in Brunner, Texas.  She died at age 75 and is buried

  in the German Cemetery (aka Washington Cemetery) Houston, TX.  No marker for her grave, but

  cemetery records indicate she was buried 8/19/1899.   She was the daughter of   *Henry Click

  (1797 Bavaria, Germany – 1862) & Sheba Click (1803-1863)

 *Sybil Elizabeth  Arnold *2nd wife of Capt. Watson Eldridge Lacy


MARY  MURRAY  LACY  8-5-1872  to  6-3-1928

*D/of  Watson Eldridge Lacy(1839-1924) &  Sallie C. Holcombe Lacy(1841-1889)

"SISTER"       "She Believed and Sleeps In Jesus"



LEON (no other name) 1899  to  1978  *MM



EUNICE  LEWIS   6-22-1914  to  11-6-1921

*Eunice shares a double headstone with Joe Cecil Lewis, her dad

*Note: they both died the same day.

&  JOE  CECIL LEWIS   7-18-1883  to  11-6-1921

*Wife,  Nettie Willie DeBord Ward(1896-1970)   *See Ward listing.


KARON  JOY  DAVIS  LEWIS (65) 12-11-1948  to  11-21-2013

*D/of  Gerald Davis & Maycel Wood Davis


WILLIAM  NOLAN  LEWIS   2-15-1918   to  3-21-1982



MAUDE  COMBS COOK  LOFTIN  12-26-1898  to  12-25-1977

*D/of Charlie H. Combs (1874-1956) & Flarra Idelle Drummonds Combs(1875-1934)

*1ST husband, George Washington  Cook (1896-1955)  *See listing under Cook.

"A Life Like Hers Has Left A Record  Sweet For Memory To Dwell Upon"



ROBERT  J.  LONG   11-25-1889  to  12-30-1924

*S/of  George W. Long (b: ca 1869 MS) & Pellie Frances Oliver Long(1873 AR-1943 AR)

* Robert’s stone lying flat on ground

*H/of Lula Boatman Long Elledge (1888-1960) *Lula shares a double headstone with

  her 2nd husband, G. Cleveland Elledge(1888-1967) buried at Welcome Home Cemetery,

  Des Arc, AR



PAM  JONES  LOWERY (58)  11-5-1955  to  1-26-2014

*D/of  Daniel C. Jones  &  Evelyn D. Jones   *Wf/of  Cecil Ray Lowery for 36 yrs.

*Paternal grandparents  D.W. & Odie Jones / Maternal grandparents Ezlis & Alma Doss of Rison.




(R.B.)ROBERT BENJAMIN  LUCKY (BOB)  8-3-1849AL   to  7-4-1927AR

 *S/of  William L. Lucky (1803-1872)  & Martha Collins Lucky (1809-1864)   (Mason)

&  SAMANTHA JANE  WALKER LUCKY  10-6-1856 LA  to  10-23-1942 AR

(Eastern Star) “Mattie”



ANDREW  “ANDY” PERCY MARTIN  7-17-1875  to  1-15-1924

*Wife, Juanita G. Jones Martin  (1873-1909)  (Only death date on  Andy’s marker)

*Juanita D/of  Robert Wm. Jones (1841-1931 to Laura C. Finley Jones (1844-1876)

*Juanita buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Teague, Freestone County, Texas



LOUISE  HUDSON  MASSEY   10-14-1913   to  6-18-1938

*S/of Jesse James Hudson(1882-1961)  & Emma M. Bell Hudson(1885-1966)

"She's Safe At Home"



JOHN  McCOY   1910  to  1910 "At Rest" 



SUZANNE  ELLIS  McDOWELL(71)  2-7-1945  to  9-5-2016 *OB

*D/of  the late Bert Ellis(1912-1968)  &  Christine Floyd Ellis-Wolfe(1918-1997)



JANICE  C.  BRIDGES  McGOOGAN (44) 2-2-1972  to  6-4-2016 *OB

*D/of  Delmon Royce Bridges & Linda McDowell Bridges  (1951-1991)

 *Wife of, Michael E. McGoogan



REV. JAMES  BEDE  McKERIN   8-12-1880  to  11-22-1962

&  SARAH  E. BURGESS  McKERIN   2-6-1894  to  12-9-1972



ELIZABETH  MCWILLIAMS   6-5-1923   to  9-30-1928

JOHN  HENRY  MCWILLIAMS, JR.   2-27-1920  to  11-24-1924


UNKNOWN  McWILLIAMS   3-24-1879  to  3-31-1914

*Broken  stone  ?_________iams  3-24-1879  to  3-31-1914

*Speculation:  McWilliams  or  Williams.  In 1991, was propped up by fence, but mostly illegible.   

 Not found in 1991 or 2011.



JOHN  PERSHING  MELLARD   11-11-1932  to  12-12-1932

*S/of  I. W.  & Marie Mellard



CLEO  MILLER   7-18-1891  to  12-24-1914

*S/of  Joseph Doby Miller, Jr.(1861-1938) & Bethan Nowles Miller(1861-1937)

*Daughter, Marie Miller Leggett (1913-1980) *buried in Oakland Cemetery,

  Monticello, Arkansas along with her mother, Josie Stewart Miller Hayes

 *Cleo’s wife, Josie Stewart (Miller Hayes )(1896-1975)


ESTELLE  JEAN  MILLER  11-23-1923  to 12-24-1994

*D/of  Hubert Miller(1886-1954)  &  Estelle Jean Miller (1888-1958)


HERBERT  MILLER    1-27-1886  to  11-8-1954

*S/of  Joseph Doby Miller, Jr.(1861-1938) & Bethan Nowles Miller(1861-1937)

&  ESTELLE  JEAN  MILLER   8-29-1888  to  8-10-1958

*D/of William Lumpkin Jean (1835GA  -1916) buried Jolley Cemetery, Union Co.,  AR

*Estelle’s mother Mary A. Modisett  Jean (b: ca 1842 GA – d:aft 1880 AR  )


Infant MILLER   1-14-1938  (One date)

*S/of Jimmie Miller & Wilma Myrtle Nesbitt Miller


JIMMIE  GLEN  MILLER   5-11-1913  to  4-20-1977

*S/of  Joseph "Joe" Wilson Miller(1889-1925) &  Nancy "Nannie"  E. Morgan(1891-1964)   

*Md:8/24/1935  *Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden and I will give you rest"

& WILMA MYRTLE NESBITT MILLER  4-25-1910  to 10-14-2003

*D/of  William Henry Nesbitt(1888-1964) & Mary Francis Cordelia Hardin Nesbitt(1889-1979)   


JOSEPH  DOBY  MILLER, JR.  2-3-1861 MS   to   7-7-1938 AR

*S/of Dr. J.D. Miller (1823-1889) &  Lucy Stevens Miller(1839 SC- died in AR aft 1880)  

*H/of  Bethana Nowles   ~  *Md: 1881  Prairie Co., AR

BETHANA NOWLES  MILLER   12-26-1861  to 1-3-1937

*D/of Edward C. Nowles(1815 OH-1870 AR) & Julia Ann Sparks Nowles(1829 TN-1887 AR)

*Wf/of  Joseph Doby Miller, Jr.


JOSEPH  "JOE"  WILSON MILLER  7-19-1889   to   7-19-1925

*S/of Joseph Doby Miller, Jr.(1861-1938) & Bethana Nowles Miller (1861-1937)

"NANNIE"  NANCY  E. MORGAN  MILLER  1-9-1891  to  2-1-1964

*D/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott Morgan(1866-1953) 

*Wf/of  Joseph Wilson Miller(1889-1925)


JULIA  WOOD  MILLER    4-5-1921  to  12-22-1989

*D/of  Herbert Miller(1886-1954)  &  Estelle Jean Miller (1888-1958)


MELBA  DEAN  MILLER (80)  2-11-1928  to 2008

*D/of  Herbert Miller(1886-1954)  &  Estelle Jean Miller (1888-1958)  *Young's MM 



ASA  ROY  MORGAN, JR.   11-4-1926  to  11-17-1926

*S/of Asa Roy Morgan, Sr.(1897-1975) & Purnie Miller Morgan(1896-1976)


ASA  ROY  MORGAN, SR.   1-13-1897  to  7-23-1975

*S/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott(1866-1953)

&  PURNIE  MILLER  MORGAN   10-26-1896 TX  to  3-23-1976 AR

*Joseph Doby Miller (1861-1938) & Bethana Nowles Miller(1861-1937)


DAVID  EZEKIEL  MORGAN    11-4-1861  to  6-21-1927

*S/of  Asa  R. Morgan(1829-1872) & Mary Ellender Emerson Morgan(1838-1914)

"He died as he lived, A Christian."

CHARITY  “ELIZABETH”  SCOTT  MORGAN  9-20-1866  to 4-21-1963

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

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


DOYLE  E. MORGAN, SR.  11-24-1923  to 1-18-2002

*S/of  John Lee Morgan(1892-1940) & Fannie Wessie Pickering Morgan(1895-1977)

*Md:12/25/1946    *PFC  US Army  World War II  

*Children named on back of headstone: Doyle E. Morgan, Jr./ 

Larry Joe Morgan/ Deborah Lynne Claypoole

 & MARY  MAGDALENE  CATES  MORGAN  5-7-1926  to  7-17-1998

*D/of  Jack J. Cates (1907-1981) & Bessie Beatrice Hill Cates (1908-1994)


Infant  Son MORGAN   B & D   11-12-1927

*S/of  Asa Roy Morgan, Sr. (1897-1975)  &  Purnie Miller Morgan (1896-1976)


JAMES  PROCTOR  MORGAN   2-27-1920  to  4-16-1928

"Of  Such Is The Kingdom Of Heaven"


JEWEL WAYNE MORGAN  DUB”  7-14-1930  to  9-7-1985

*S/of  John Lee Morgan(1892-1940) & Fannie Wessie Pickering Morgan(1895-1977)


&  INEZ GILBERT MORGAN   8-1-1932  (One date)


JIMMIE GLEN  MORGAN   6-25-1905  to  3-3-1910

*S/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott Morgan(1866-1953)


JOHN  LEE  MORGAN   10-20-1892  to  12-18-1940 

*S/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott Morgan(1866-1953)

*Md:12/25/1912   *Fannie is  buried next to John Lee Morgan

 FANNIE  WESSIE  PICKERING  MORGAN  8-8-1895  to 10-12-1977

*D/of  *2nd wife, Susan A. Hudson(1857-1941)  &  John William Pickering(1839-1927) 

"Our Dear Mother Trust In The Lord With All Thine Heart & Lean Not Into

Thine own Understanding" (buried next to John Lee Morgan)


MARY ELLENDER EMERSON MORGAN  10-21-1838  to  2-12-1914  

*Wf/of  Asa  H. Morgan (1829-1872) buried at Friendship Methodist Cemetery, Union Co., AR

*76 yrs-2mos-12 dys    *Asa H. Morgan buried at Friendship Methodist Cemetery, Union Co.,AR


NOEL  L. “Buddy” MORGAN   7-20-1917   to  11-12-1985

*S/of  John Lee Morgan(1892-1940)  &  Fannie Wessie Pickering Morgan(1895-1977)

*Md: Carl M. Fitzgerald in 1937, Union Co., AR   *US Army  WW II

&  CARL  M. FITZGERALD  MORGAN  11-17-1915  to  1-12-1996

*D/of  Gussie R. Jones Fitzgerald(1887 LA-1975AR ) *Md:8/17/1913~ Warner Fitzgerald (b:ca 1890)

*Shares double headstone with Noel L. Morgan


(W.E.) WESLEY  E.  MORGAN    12-31-1866  to  3-13-1920

*S/of  Mary Ellender Emerson Morgan (1838-1914) & Asa Roy Morgan(1829-1872)



DAVID “DAVE”  SPARKS  NOWLES  Nov  1865   to   1942 

*S/of Edward C. Nowles(1815 OH-1870 AR) & Julia Ann Sparks Nowles(1829 TN-1887 AR)


"They Gave Their Today For Our Tomorrow"



JAMES  RONALD  OWEN   9-10-1945  to  1-21-1946

*S/of  Harvey Austin Owen(1911-1956) & Kermit Evelyn Bass Owen(1913-1996)



THOMAS  A.  PATTERSON   2-26-1890   to  5-27-1973

*S/of  Edgar Patterson (b: ca 1854 LA)  &  Julia Patterson (b:ca 1865 LA)

*Md: 1913 Union County, AR

&  NELLIE M. HALL  PATTERSON  1-6-1894  to 12-31-1974

*D/of  John William Hall (1861-1937) & Martha Lowder Hall(1859-1920)



DAISY BELL MORGAN  PENDLETON  7-16-1899  to 12-29-1978

*D/of  David Ezekiel Morgan(1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott Morgan(1866-1953)

"She is with her father now."   *Wf/of  Robert Lavelle Pendleton(1899-1991) 

*Robert is buried in Arlington Memorial Park Cemetery, El Dorado, Arkansas.



CHARLES  HIRAM  PICKERING   9-10-1890  to  2-13-1975

*S/of  J. W. Pickering(1839-1927)  &  *2nd wife, Susan A. Hudson Pickering(1857-1941)

 "Into Thy Hands I Command My Spirit"


CLARENCE  T.  PICKERING  11-7-1885  to  7-11-1922

*S/of  (J. W.) John William Pickering(1839-1927)  &  *1st Wife  md: in 1879,  Cynthia Reynolds

Pickering (1847-1888)


EZEKIEL “ZEKE” PICKERING   2-8-1908  to  11-25-1939

*S/of  William Lucas Pickering(1884-1945) & Estel A. Morgan Pickering(1887-1942)

"Behind The Dim Unknown Standeth God, Within The Shadow, Keeping Watch Above His Own"


GEORGE  DEWEY  PICKERING  9-21-1898  to  9-6-1971

*S/of ( J. W.) John Wm Pickering (1839-1927)  & (* md: 1889) 2nd  wife, Susan A. Hudson(1857-1941)

*Md:12/25/1917  Union Co.,AR   Lou Anna Jones

&  LOU ANNA JONES  PICKERING 1-30-1898  to 4-24-1967

 *D/of  William Byron Jones(1861-1921) & Elizabeth A. Haynie Jones(1861-1917)

"In His Will Is Our Peace"


HARLIN  PICKERING  11-29-1921  to  2-21-1943

*S/of  William Lucas Pickering(1884-1945) & Estel A. Morgan Pickering(1887-1942)

"No Man Can Give More"


Infant  PICKERING   b  &  d   8-15-1913


Rev  JAMES  BEDE  PICKERING  8-12-1880  to  11-22-1962

*S/of John William Pickering(1839-1927) & *1st wife, Cynthia Reynolds Pickering(1847-1927)

&   SARAH  ETHEL  BURGESS  PICKERING  2-6-1894  to  12-9-1972

*D/of James Burgess(1855-1926) & Mary Margaret Parker Burgess(1860-1937)


JOHN  COLTON   PICKERING  8-25-1906  to  6-1-1921

*S/of  William Lucas Pickering(1884-1945) & Estel A. Morgan Pickering(1887-1942)

"There Is No Death The Stars Go Down To Rise Upon Some Fairer Shore And

 Bright In Heaven's Jewel Crown They Shine For Evermore"


(J. W.) JOHN WILLIAM  PICKERING   1-26-1839  to  6-28-1927

*S/of George Hiram Pickering(1898-1876) & Harriett Elizabeth Lucas Pickering(1812-1897)

*Spouses: *1st  md 1879  Cynthia Reynolds(1847-1888)  *2nd md: 1889  Susan A. Hudson (1857-1941)

SUSAN  A.  HUDSON  PICKERING   2-19-1857  to 10-1-1941

*D/of  C.W. Hudson(b:ca 1830 AL) & Harriet C. Hudson (b:ca 1835 AL) both died in Arkansas


TULLIS  PICKERING  5-23-1919  to  6-11-1944

*S/of  Rev James Bede Pickering(1880-1962) & Sarah Ethel Burgess Pickering(1894-1972)

*Arkansas Staff Sgt  141 Inf  36 Inf Div  WW II


WILLIAM  J.  “BILL” PICKERING  10-3-1914AR   to  7-11-1995TX

*S/of  William Lucas Pickering(1884-1945) & Estel A. Morgan Pickering(1887-1942)

"To  Live In Hearts We Leave Behind Is Not To Die"    "Together Forever"

&  ABBIE  KLOVER  JOLLY  PICKERING  3-2-1913  to  8-13-1989

*D/of  Harper Jolley(1890-1987) & Effie P. Hayes Jolley (1890-1937)

"If  Love Could Have Saved You, You Would Still Live"


WILLIAM  LUCAS  PICKERING   1-22-1884  to  6-21-1945

*S/of  John William Pickering(1839-1927) &  Cynthia Reynolds Pickering(1847-1888)

"To Live In Hearts We Leave Behind Is Not To Die"   *H/of Estel A. Morgan Pickering

ESTEL  A.  MORGAN  PICKERING  Aug 1887  to  1942

*D/of  David Ezekiel Morgan (1861-1927) & Charity Elizabeth Scott Morgan(1866-1953)

"To Live In Hearts We Leave Behind Is Not To Die"  *Wf/of  William Lucas Pickering


WOOD  BEDE  PICKERING   1-7-1917  to  4-6-1973

*S/of  Rev James Bede Pickering(1880-1962) & Sarah Ethel Burgess Pickering(1894-1972)

*Arkansas  Pvt  U.S. Army  WW II   (dates covered by dirt-2011)



FRANCES  BASS  PITRE   6-29-1921 LA  to  11-13-2006

*D/of  Benjamin  & Mae Bass  *H/of 48 yrs Eddie Harold Pitre  *OB



EULA  JEAN  MANNING  BOBBITT  PURIFOY(63) 12-21-1936 GA   to   

5-7-2000   *Eula born Albany, GA & died in Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR     *OB

*D/of  Dudley H. Manning(1910-1995)  &  Gladdis Harrell Taylor Manning(1911-1971)

*Spouses:  *1st Marine Sgt. Garland Claude Bobbitt (honored on the Vietnam  Veterans Memorial-

   Panel 6E, Row 18.  Buried in the Knoxville National Cemetery.

 *Surviving her is 2nd husband,  Royce Purifoy, Sr.



IMOGENE  PYLE   3-25-1926  to 7-7-1928 

"Only Sleeping"


JUDITH  ANN  PYLE  11-17-1920  to  11-17-1920

*D/of  Marion Pilner Pyle(1891-1981) & Katie Mae Lawrence Pyle(1896-1979)

*Sisters sharing a double headstone.

&  LEOMA  PYLE   9-9-1919  to  4-27-1921

*D/of  Marion Pilner Pyle(1891-1981) & Katie Mae Lawrence Pyle(1896-1979)

"Only Sleeping"


(L. G.)LAWRENCE G.  PYLE    1-10-1928AR  to  8-14-1985 NC

*S/of  Minor R. Pyle(1889-1983)  &  Alma V. Morgan Pyle(1897-1976)

*SSG  U.S. Army


MARION  ARNOLD  PYLE   6-11-1924  to  6-26-2004

*S/of Marion Pilner Pyle(1891-1981) &  Katie Mae Lawrence Pyle(1896-1979) 

&  BETTY  SUE  GREER  PYLE   7-19-1929  to  1-26-1999

*D/of  John Harvey Greer(1902-1982) & Ovie B. Jackson Greer(1905-1993)

"Earth Has No Sorrow That Earth Cannot Heal"


MARION  PILNER  PYLE   12-12-1891  to 10-11-1981

*S/of Thomas Lafayette Pyle(1862-1947) & Amy Virginia Davis Pyle(1870-1937)

&  KATIE  MAE  LAWRENCE  PYLE   3-10-1896  to  1-18-1979

*D/of  William Samuel Lawrence(1851-1921) & Arrie Delia Perry Lawrence (1870-1939)

"Together Again" 


MINOR  R.  PYLE   10-31-1889  to  2-27-1983

*S/of Thomas Lafayette Pyle(1862-1947) & Amy Virginia Davis Pyle(1870-1937)

&  ALMA V.  MORGAN  PYLE    8-24-1897  to  7-11-1976

"In Loving Memory"


PAUL  V.  PYLE   8-20-1908  to  10-11-1930

*S/of  Thomas Lafayette Pyle(1862-1947) & Amy Virginia Davis Pyle(1870-1937)


QUINTON  GILBERT  PYLE   4-30-1916  to  3-11-1992

*S/of  Minor R. Pyle(1889-1983)  &  Alma V. Morgan Pyle(1897-1976) 


&  MARY ANN  GRIFFIN  PYLE (81) 11-28-1917  to  4-27-1999 

*D/of  Irena G. Griffin (1892-1987)  *Buried at Woodlawn Cemetery.

*Raised 2 girls & 1 boy.  Never married.  Mary Ann Griffin Pyle; Mabel Griffin

Hammond(1922-1998);  Aubry Buddy Griffin (1925-1983)

*Info: From the files of Sgt. Ed Elstan


THERON  W.  PYLE   8-4-1923   to  2-9-1925   


THOMAS  LAFAYETTE  PYLE   10-18-1862  to  1-21-1947

*S/of William Rowan Pyle(1821-1899) & Parmelia Ann Ward Pyle(1828-1875)

&  AMY  VIRGINIA  DAVIS  PYLE  6-30-1870  to  6-22-1937

*Wf/of  Thomas Lafayette Pyle




*Wf/of  Robert Parks Thomas Rainwater (1819- ?)


GEORGE  WASHINGTON RAINWATER  9-3-1880  to  10-1-1927

*S/of  Catherine Anna McClad  Rainwater(1838-1922)  &  Robt Parks Thos Rainwater(1819-?)

&  IDA  FLORENCE MOORE  RAINWATER   5-17-1879  to  11-23-1963

"A Life Like Theirs Has Left A Record Sweet For Memory To Dwell  Upon"



MARY  LOUISE  PAXTON  STRINGER  ROBERSON (85)  1-6-1930  to  5-30-2015

*D/of  Ebbett Paxton & Vergie Cummins Paxton

*Spouses:   *E.J. “Jack” Stringer   and   R. C. Roberson



MELINDA  MARY  DIETERICH  ROGERS(66)  10-13-1948  to  5-11-2015

*D/of  Charles Dieterich  &  Doreen Wiseman Dieterich   *Born in Honolulu, Hawaii

*Husband, Randy Rogers



FARRELL  ROZELL   b & d   5-23-1946

*Infant son of  Winfred  Rozell (1922-1968)  &  Willie Mae Pendleton Rozell(1920-2000)



HELEN  SAMFORD   7-11-1929  to  7-21-1929 

*D/of  Elbert B.  Samford (1894-1972)  &   Wylma Samford (1901-1993)



GEORGE  W.  SAWYER   1-6-1890  to  8-25-1973

*S/of  Thomas J. Sawyer (1847- ?)  &  Sarah  E. Wilson Sawyer(1851- ?)

*Md:1/12/1913    (George (21) to Altiea (18)

 &  ALTIA  HINSON  SAWYER  6-2-1896  to  5-11-1968 

*D/of Eli Wesley Hinson(1873-1969) &  Ora E. Hall Hinson(1881-1950)



ROBERT  C.  STINNET  8-11-1889  to  11-28-1913 

*S/of  Richard J. Stinnett (1861-1933) &  Ella Mary Elizabeth Gaston Stinnett (1862-1949)



EZRA  JACKSON  STRINGER   6-17-1922  to  8-7-1965

*Ark Pvt. SVC Btry 212 Arm J. FA BN WW II    "We Will Meet Again"


5-30-2015   *Late husbands,  E.J. "Jack" Stringer, Sr.(see below)-  * R.C. Roberson

*D/of Everett B Paxton(1889-1963) & Virgie Cummings Paxton (1893-1967) *OB

*Mary Louise Paxton  died in Farmerville, Union Parish, LA



KNOWLES HOCKWORTH STURGEON   3-18-1886TN   to  12-11-1939 AR


8-8-1931 AR   "To Live In Hearts We Leave Behind Is Not To Die"

*D/of Robert Benjamin Lucky(1849-1927) & Samantha Jane Walker Lucky (1856-1942)

*Wf/of  Knowles Hockworth Sturgeon



ELSIE  COMBS  TATUM   10-18-1896  to  10-14-1914 



Infant Son  THOMAS   8-5-1929   (one date)

*S/of  D.E. & Louise Thomas



PEARL V.  DEBORD  THURKILL  1894  to  1982  *MM

*D/of  John W. DeBord(b:ca 1869 IN) & Dora Elizabeth Doss DeBord(1873-1944)

*Husband, Jesse Jackson Thurlkill (1890-1974)  *Md:1914 Union Co., AR



WILLIAM  HARVEY "Bill" TURLINGTON 11-2-1898 NC  to 1-23-1968 AR

*S/of  James  G. Turlington(1857-1935) &  Sallie  Stewart  Turlington(1862-1921)

*H/of  Vera I. Chapman Turlington(1903-1939) buried Galilee Baptist Cemetery, El Dorado, AR

"May God Grant You Eternal Rest"



NETTIE  WILLIE  DeBORD  LEWIS WARD  3-20-1896  to  8-8-1970

*D/of  Dora Elizabeth Doss DeBord(1873-1944)  &  John W. DeBord (b:ca 1869 IN)

*Husband, Joe Cecil Lewis(1883-1921)



ESTELLE  GILMORE  WATERSTON  8-22-1911  to  9-12-1960

*Husband, Ben L. Waterston(1911-1990) *Buried Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens,

Nashville, TN (Plot: Chapel Hill West)

"Rest Is Thine; Sweet Remembrance Ours"     *WOW



MARTHA  JEAN  MARION  WILBURN  1-24-1925  to  1-30-1925



DORATHY  M.  WILLIAMS   1927  to  1930 

(homemade concrete marker)


Infant  WILLIAMS    b  &  d  9-8-1924 

*S/of  Mr. & Mrs. J.F. Williams



JOSEPHINE  WILSON   1866  to  1929



Infant Son  WOODBURN    b  &  d   5-2-1926 

*S/of  Mr. & Mrs. E. O. Woodburn



GEORGE (GEO) WOOLSEY  12-17-1889  to  1929  "Dad"  "Rest in Peace" 

*S/of  Lileas Victorine Kemper Woolsey (1857-1930)


Mrs.  LILA VICTORINE KEMPER WOOLSEY  1-19-1857  to  2-19-1930

* “Lileas Victorine  (?Camper) Kemper   *Wf/of  Daniel Drake Woolsey(b: ca 1850)

*Mother of Mikel David Woolsey   “She Was The Sunshine of Our Home”


(W. R.) WILLIAM ROBERT WOOLSEY  2-17-1875  to  2-10-1919 "Father"

*Wife, Maggie Deason Woolsey (1875 TX – 1969 AR) *Buried Bethel Methodist Church South(Hwy. 167)

*Shares a headstone with  their son, Paul A. Woolsey.



JOE  WYNN  6-19-1861  to  6-17-1930

"Gone But Not Forgotten"