SILVER HILL METHODIST CEMETERY

est.1909

 

 

Located in Union County, Arkansas, northwest of El Dorado near the Ouachita County line and off Hwy. 172, going west toward Mount Holly (aka "Sliver Hill Loop"): Some from an earlier survey done by Ralph O. & Violet Weldon Sept. 30, 1995. Canvassed May 24, 2005. Janice Holzer jholzer321@cablelynx.com

*Final Updated Survey June 2011

 

*Use of the symbol "&" indicates a double or triple headstone.

*MM represents Funeral Home or Mortuary Marker.

*WOW - Woodman of the World tombstone.

*SS- birth or death dates have been filled in using Social Security Death Index

*OB – death & information from El Dorado News-Times newspaper obituary

 

 

JAMES L. AINSWORTH 12-25-1925 to 8-30-2005 *Md:6/22/1945

& ALTA F. AINSWORTH 1-5-1928 to 1-8-2000

 

JAMIE AINSWORTH 2-14-1974 to 10-8-1994

 

REX ULTEY AINSWORTH 12-3-1951 to 3-5-1995 *Md:6/2/1972

& SHIRLEY JEAN AINSWORTH 6-24-1954 (One date)

 

RONALD LOUIS ANDRIES 8-20-1938 to 2-14-2005 *MM *SSDI

 

ROBERT BIGDON 7-11-1917 to 2-24-1943

 

GEORGE W. BEAVERS, JR. 1-12-1897 to 10-15-1949

 

Infant BEAVERS B: & D: 3-11-1929 *S/of Alire Beavers

 

THOMAS S. BEAVERS 8-4-1881 to 10-25-1965

SUSIE WATSON BEAVERS 5-13-1881 to 10-2-1959

*Wf/of Thomas S. Beavers

 

VIOLA BEAVERS 3-17-1904 to 11-28-1914

*D/of T.S. & S.A. Beavers

 

ANNA A. BEEVERS 3-8-1912 to 3-29-1913

*D/of H.D. & Viney Beevers

 

HENRY DAVID BEEVERS 4-4-1889 to 8-2-1960

& VINEY M. BEEVERS 9-25-1893 to 12-25-1987

 

LEONARD N. BEEVERS 7-12-1925 to 12-1-1925

*S/of H.D. & Viney Beevers

 

WALTER H. BEEVERS 8-13-1913 to 1-8-1970

& LILAC C. BEEVERS 8-21-1907 to 11-23-1991

HENRY M. BIRCHFIELD 4-4-1931 to 8-14-1967

 

JESSIE JACKSON BIRCHFIELD 10-15-1907 to 6-6-1993

 

PARK SMITH BIRCHFIELD 1-9-1902 to 5-4-1966

 

FRANCES H. BLALOCK 3-11-1907 to Jan 1976 *SSDI

 

JESSE A. BLALOCK 12-24-1902 to Oct 1973 *SSDI

 

AUDREY SQUYRES (WATSON) BOYD

*Md:3/23/1941 1st husband, James H. WATSON

Audrey has a 2nd marker:

*AUDREY SQUYRES WATSON BOYD

*Wf/of GEAROLD F. BOYD * Md:5/18/1980 (2nd husband)

*Md May 18,1980 - July 15, 2004> *Exactly as it appears on headstone.

 

ARTHUR LEAVY DAVIS 12-6-1908 to 8-9-1998 *Md:12/24/1935

& LUCY ESTELLE GARNER DAVIS 10-26-1916 to 1-3-2005

*D/of Ben Johnson Garner & Burtha Lee Smith

 

BETTY JO DAVIS 4-2-1942 to 4-6-2005 Age 63 *SSDI

 

BONITA ANN DAVIS d: 8-26-1953 Age 3 days

 

DAYMON DAVIS 10-11-1942 (One date) *Md:1/14/1967

& BETTY JO WATSON DAVIS 4-2-1942 to 4-6-2005

 

EDWARD DARWIN DAVIS d: 2-6-1944

*S/of Harvey & Maurice Davis

 

ESTELLE GARNER DAVIS 10-26-1916 (One date)

 

FLOYD DAVIS 11-22-1905 to 10-26-1967

 

GROVER M. DAVIS 12-8-1921 to 1-18-1944 "In Loving Memory"

(Buried in Anzio, Italy Military Cemetery)

 

HARVEY E. DAVIS “Tip” 3-10-1922 to 10-25-1995

& MAURICE DAVIS 1-25-1925 to 3-10-1997

 

JAMES KEVIN DAVIS B & D 12-13-1971 *S/of Elvis & Peggy Davis

 

JOHN DAWSON DAVIS 12-27-1914 to 3-4-1975

 

JOHN WESLEY DAVIS 2-15-1915 to 8-31-2000 (Mason)

& MAURIE DODD DAVIS 12-9-1915 to 11-15-2001

 

*Triple Headstone

MARLIN AGEE DAVIS (95) 11-24-1913 to 5-23-2009 *OB

& wife, ANNIE LEE REYNOLDS 12-15-1916 to 10-18-1994

& son, FELTON ALDINE REYNOLDS 11-8-1939 to 10-20-1999

*Marlin Agge Davis was the son of Samuel Alexander Davis & Mary Alice Smith Davis. Brother to Dorothy Garner, Bea Pruitt, Marie Mack, John Wesley , Harvey “Tip” Davis.

 

MARY JANE DAVIS 5-9-1904 to 9-9-1934

 

SAMMIE WOODROW "Sam" DAVIS 5-28-1917 to 12-4-1984

*S. Sgt U.S. Army WW II - *S/of Samuel Alexander Davis & Mary Alice Smith

& WYNONAH V. DAVIS 6-21-1927 (One date)

 

SAMUEL A. DAVIS 1-25-1884 to 10-10-1947 (63 yrs 8 mos 15 days)

*(1995 canvass gives the following dates for Samuel – 1-25-1879 to 10-10-1942)

MAE A. DAVIS 1-29-1881 to 9-28-1964

SUSIE DAVIS 4-29-1851 to 8-4-1914

 

WILL MARSHALL DAVIS 7-16-1882 to 3-17-1930

& GENNIE DAVIS 3-7-1886 to 10-30-1968

 

W. M. DAVIS 4-14-1848 to 9-20-1922

MARY JANE DAVIS 1-3-1851 to 7-17-1923 *Wf/of W. M. DAVIS

 

ARLIN M. GARNER 10-30-1917 to 7-7-1970

& DOROTHY DAVIS GARNER 6-24-1919 (One date)

*D/of Samuel Alexander Davis & Mary Alice Smith Davis

 

H. CALVIN HALTOM 8-13-1913 to 1-9-1991 *Md:5/17/1949

LEONA F. HALTOM 11-11-1922 to 4-19-2004

 

JAMES CHRISTOPHER HAMBRICK 1987 (One date)

LORIE ANN HAMBRICK 1987 to 1987 *MM

 

THELMA COLLEENE IRWIN 6-30-1928 to 8-15-1928

 

ANDREW C. JACKSON 11-14-1916 to 5-24-1967

& LENA B. JACKSON 3-17-1919 to 10-11-1998

 

AZELL JACKSON 9-8-1916 to 7-18-1974

 

EARNEST JACKSON 10-11-1900 to 7-19-1982 (Mason)

GLADYS JACKSON 7-9-1903 to 11-21-1973

 

Infant JACKSON B & D 11-25-1924 *D/of M.A. & L.W. Jackson

Infant JACKSON B & D 2-9-1924 to 2-11-1924 *S/of M.A. & L. W. Jackson

 

IOLA BEATRICE JACKSON 12-5-1900 to 3-27-1926

 

JOHN D. JACKSON 5-28-1921 to 9-22-1962

*Ark S. Sgt. U.S.Air Force WW II

 

LELA JACKSON 12-5-1905 to Mar 1926

 

LENA M. JACKSON 9-3-1878 to 7-13-1960

 

LEWIS W. JACKSON 9-30-1886 to 3-30-1955

& MARY A. JACKSON 9-9-1896 to 8-27-1970

 

TOM M. JACKSON 5-6-1881 to 5-21-1969

JOHN JONES 1874 to 6-12-1941 *Age 67 yrs 2 mos 23 dys

PEARL JONES 1877 to 1943

 

Infant KINDER 8-1-1936 *S/of G.A. KINDER

 

JEWEL HENRY KINDER 8-20-1907 to 4-23-2003 (Mason) *Md:12/22/1928

& NILA HENSON KINDER 1-20-1912 to 9-16-1992 (Eastern Star)

 

MATTIE ROCK KINDER 3-18-1880 to 3-27-1937

*Wf/of A. B. Kinder

 

LONNIE H. LAMB 1-7-1907 to 1-4-1971

& EFFIE MAE LAMB 2-15-1902 to 3-18-1969

HENRY J. MACK 1-19-1908 to 7-9-1974

& MARIE DAVIS MACK 11-18-1910 to 10-10-1975

*D/of Samuel Alexander Davis & Mary Alice Smith Davis

 

CANDICE McKINNON (No dates)

 

BETTY GENE MITCHELL 8-20-1934 to 10-4-1934

 

BILLY JOE MITCHELL 4-16-1932 to 6-3-2009

& MARGARET HELEN MITCHELL 11-15-1937 (One date)

 

ELMER MITCHELL 11-17-1921 to 11-24-1921

HENRY MORGAN MITCHEL 3-27-1930 to 8-15-1995 *MM *SSDI

 

IDA TENNESSEE MITCHELL 2-3-1927 to 4-20-2009

 

IVAN LEONARD MITCHELL 2-7-1924 to 2-18-1993

& EMMA EVELYN MITCHELL 12-27-1925 (One date)

 

J. W. MITCHELL (No dates) CO E. 16 MO INF CSA

 

MARION KENNETH MITCHEL 9-4-1928 to 4-26-1993

 

MARTHA ANN MITCHELL 9-12-1845 to 1-17-1924

 

MARY FRANCIS MITCHELL 1876 to 1944

 

MILDRED VIOLA MITCHELL 10-7-1920 to 9-29-2010

 

WILLIAM JOHN MITCHELL 9-23-1881 to 11-20-1956

& MARY TENNIE MITCHELL 1-9-1897 to 6-29-1981

 

"Uncle" DAN O'CONNELL 3-3-1855 to 1-1-1949

 

ANNA POINDEXTER 3-29-1892 to 6-12-1988

*Wf/of G.A.Watson and A.M. Reynolds

 

ARTHUR POINDEXTER 12-25-1914 to 11-25-1915

 

JAMES EARL POINDEXTER, JR. 2-26-1945 to 4-22-1985

*SP 5 US Army Vietnam

OTIS POINDEXTER 10-30-1890 to 7-9-1977

 

ROBERT RIGDON POINDEXTER 7-11-1917 to 2-24-1943

 

FRANCIS PREDDY (No dates)

 

BEATRICE DAVIS PREWETT (Pruitt) 4-14-1907 to 7-10-2004

*D/of Samuel Alexander Davis & Mary Alice Smith

 

ANDREW MINTER REYNOLDS 4-29-1888 to 3-23-1956

1ST Husband, of Anna Poindexter Reynolds Watson

 

BETTY GRACE REYNOLDS 1-2-1930 to 1-20-1930

 

OUD R. REYNOLDS 9-18-1926 to 6-7-1969

*Ark S2 U.S. Navy WW II

 

GARLAND L. ROGERS 1898 to 1961

KATIE L. ROGERS 7-14-1903 to 11-7-1987 *SSDI

 

IVAN A. ROGERS 4-13-1924 (One date)

& ADELL F. ROGERS 5-21-1921 to 7-26-1986

 

ALICE S. SMITH 1889 to 1952

 

BILLY F. SMITH 5-23-1933 to 6-23-2002

 

CALVIN O. SMITH 6-16-1920 to 4-6-1986

& EDNA E. SMITH 12-29-1919 to 3-19-1986

 

CHARLES W. SMITH 5-16-1947 to 7-15-1964

 

CHESTER "Check" SMITH 5-16-1921 to 1-8-1998

*Cpl. U.S. Army Air Corps WW II

& DOROTHY M. SMITH 10-10-1920 (One date) *Md:5/18/1956

 

CLEM C. SMITH 1890 to 1956

OLLIE J. SMITH 1895 to 1976

 

DAWSIE PASCAL SMITH 12-2-1916 to 6-18-1997

*Pvt. U.S. Army WW II *Md:10/23/1938

& LOY WILLIAMS SMITH 3-29-1919 to 3-18-2004

 

ED SMITH 3-15-1851 to 1-29-1920

LARA WELCH SMITH 2-16-1851 to 2-23-1929

 

GEORGE MICHAEL SMITH 3-1-1955 to 1-11-1998

 

HENRY C. SMITH 8-17-1916 to 2-10-1984 *U.S. Army WW II

& DOROTHY J. SMITH 12-2-1929 to 1-9-1970

 

LARRY DIXON SMITH 2-6-1943 to 12-21-2002 *Md:3/3/1972

& JUDITH C. PARKER SMITH 6-21-1941 (One date)

 

MATTIE SUE SMITH 1923 to 1923

 

O. C. SMITH 10-23-1890 to 7-11-1959

JEWELL IRWIN SMITH 1-7-1898 to 10-1-1981

 

OSCAR CHESLEY SMITH 1-21-1921 to 7-16-1959

*Ark S1 US Coast Guard Res WW II

 

RAYMOND ALLEN SMITH 10-5-1956 to 10-4-1982

 

ROBERT EDWARD SMITH 9-28-1948 to 5-3-2011

*MM from Texarkana Funeral Home, Texarkana, Texas

 

SANK D. SMITH 9-7-1877 to 4-18-1960

GERTHA DAVIS SMITH 12-26-1880 to 3-26-1972

 

THOMAS G. SMITH 1881 to 1933

 

*Triple Headstone: ▼

THOMAS VICTOR SMITH 1-15-1919 to 12-29-1972 "Father"

*Ark Pvt. Co "G" 128 Inf WW II

& MARTHA L. SMITH 1-21-1926 to 7-19-2005 "Mother"

& THOMAS VICTOR SMITH, JR. 4-7-1950 to 10-19-1983 "Son"

 

WILLIAM FRANKLIN SMITH 11-2-1868 to 10-6-1952

 

WILLIAM RANKIN SMITH 1871 to 1952 (Mason)

 

BRENDA SOWYERS 8-13-1945 to April 1973 *SSDI

 

JOHN FRANKLIN SQUYRES 1-29-1896 to 7-13-1969

 

C. PHILIP TAYLOR 10-6-1930 to 10-12-2007

& BETTY JO TAYLOR 4-18-1930 (On e date)

 

IRENE SMITH TOTH (93) of Mt. Holly 8-4-1912 to 5-22-2006

*D/of Thomas Smith & Alice Rivers Smith; *Sisters- Betty Jo Taylor, Frankie Dunn,

Verna Broward, Myrtle Young Erma Thorsvig *OB

 

JEREMY HEATH TROSCLAIR 4-8-1981 to 8-1-1997

 

ANNA POINDEXTER WATSON 3-29-1892 to 6-12-1988

*Wf/of A.M. REYNOLDS & G. A. WATSON

 

BETTIE JEAN WATSON 7-30-1932 to 7-24-1934

*D/of Jim Watson & Joannah Haltom Watson

 

CHARLIE WATSON (67) 9-6-1943 to 4-17-2011

*H/of Barbara Watson *Charlie Watson S/of Monroe & Eva Watson

 

DAN CHESTER WATSON 2-26-1930 to 6-28-1981

*S/of Jim & Joannah Haltom Watson

& MARTHA OGBURN WATSON 4-26-1934 (One date)

 

DEE WATSON 4-29-1928 to 1-20-2005 *Md:5/26/1955

& LURLEAN DEWS WATSON 8-22-1936 (One date)

 

G. W. WATSON 6-18-1884 to 5-5-1915

 

JAMES HARPER WATSON 4-9-1914 to 2-6-1978

& AUDREY SQUYRES WATSON 3-3-1918 to 7-15-2004

*Md:3/23/1941 1st husband, James H. WATSON

Audrey has a 2nd marker: *AUDREY SQUYRES WATSON BOYD

*Wf/of GEAROLD F. BOYD * Md:5/18/1980 (2nd husband)

 

JIM M. WATSON 11-8-1891 to 5-17-1967

& JOANNAH HALTOM WATSON 8-17-1891 to 10-13-1974

 

JIMMIE MAURICE WATSON 12-23-1917 to 7-21-1998

*S/of Jim Watson & Joannah Haltom Watson *Md:9/24/1942

& MARY LORENE DAVIS WATSON 6-26-1925 to 2-27-2005 *SSDI

 

JOHN DAWSON WATSON 12-11-1915 to 9-2-1938

NEVA GERALDINE WATSON 10-26-1937 to 9-2-1938

*D/of John Dawson Watson

 

J. P. "PETE" WATSON 6-30-1923 to 1-13-1998

*S/of Jim Watson & Joannah Haltom Watson

& EMMA LEE LEWIS WATSON 4-1-1933 (One date)

 

MONROE EARL WATSON (92) 7-7-1916 to 11-23-2008

*S/of Jim Watson & Joannah Haltom Watson. *Wf/of 69 yrs, Coma Watson: *Md:12/23/1939

*Brother to Harper, Jimmie, J.P., Dee & Dan; *Sisters-Esther & Betty Watson, Helen Payne

& EVA COMA LEWIS WATSON 7-22-1921 (One date)

 

S. A. WATSON 3-23-1879 to 12-7-1948

OLA WATSON 1-5-1880 to 4-28-1919

 

SAM WATSON 11-15-1916 to 10-23-1989

 

SUSIE ESTA WATSON 7-28-1912 TO 11-25-1912

TIMOTHY SCOTT WATSON "Tim" 2-10-1968 to 9-10-1998

*S/of Charlie & Barbara Watson

 

WILLIAM A. WATSON "Daddy" 11-9-1911 to 9-19-1980

& MERRIEL M. WATSON "Mama" 1-25-1916 to 1-31-2003 *Md:12/26/1934

 

QUANAH PARKER "Skip" YERBY 10-16-1939 to 1-14-2001

*ATC U.S. Navy - SSG U.S. Army Vietnam

& DONNA DAVIS YERBY 7-11-1946 (One date)

 



 

 

Old view from 2005, before brick wall around cemetery was

installed.