City Cemetery-Tenaha

Shelby County Texas

Transcribed by Ray Jackson, September 12, 1999.

Take Highway 96 North to Tenaha, take the exit to downtown to Center Street,  stay on Center Street, cross the railroad tracks and the cemetery is located on the left side of the road about 1/4 mile.

This Cemetery contains the remains of J.J.E. Gibson, the bulder of the Shelby and Panola Counties Courthouse

MONUMENT
 

Site of Presbyterian Church US

First Church Built in Tenaha

Organized by

Rev. D. A. McRae

C. B. McFarland

D. T. McNeill

J. E. McNeill

Erected in 1954

 

Allie M. Ariola 08/08/1900 02/21/1981 -
Grover C. Ariola 12/29/1888 03/09/1968 -
Homa Everett Armstrong 02/01/1907 06/06/1911 -
William Wall Armstrong 12/05/1851 11/10/1913 -
Willie Ann Armstrong 10/09/1888 05/30/1914 -
Cullen Lacy Avara 10/20/1827 06/25/1906 Pvt Pattons Co. Miss.St.CSA
Lavina S. Avary 09/17/1887 06/15/1908 -
Ila Hooker Baldwin - - -
Ellen J. Ballard 04/12/1865 03/14/1889 -
Albert P. Barber 05/17/1884 07/27/1948 -
C. P. Barber 12/15/1848 04/26/1908 -
Edward Letcher Barber 03/27/1891 11/04/1962 -
Florence P. Barber 02/05/1884 03/17/1921 -
Jim Barber 1852 1929 -
Mollie Barber 1850 1946 -
Martha Elizabeth Bell 02/21/1872 03/03/1950 -
Seaton Bell 07/14/1856 07/06/1880 -
Elizabeth A. Berry 04/14/1845 01/26/1905 -
Siddie Berry 11/07/1881 09/09/1902 Dau of G. W. & A.E. Berry
Cotton Behrens 10/05/1923 04/13/1977 -
Helen Behrens 08/24/1934 - -
Beatrice Black 04/10/1910 05/28/1979 -
J. A. Black 10/19/1839 05/29/1904 Husb of Nannie Black
Joe A. Black 09/05/1906 04/26/1994 -
Nannie J. Black 03/12/1846 08/07/1901 Wife of J. A. Black
A. E. Bonnell 03/10/1857 02/10/1925 Son of A.E. Bonnell
Rosa Bouland 06/12/1873 09/10/1953 -
W. A. Bouland 06/22/1870 02/15/1924 -
Benjamin E. Boyd 01/27/1832 11/23/1896 -
Eliza A. Boyd 03/09/1836 10/13/1897 -
Perry B. Boyd 08/06/1870 03/15/1890 -
Levina H. Boykin 11/17/1828 09/13/1887 -
Heber Burns 01/07/1884 08/03/1907 Son of Dr.J.W. & L.A.Burns
J. W. Burns 11/14/1851 08/21/1911 -
Julian W. Burns 01/24/1898 10/12/1909 -
Lovie May Burns 12/22/1900 10/23/1901 Dau of J. B. & Bessie Burns
Lucy A. Burns 12/08/1854 06/02/1909 -
Robert Emmett Burns 03/11/1886 06/22/1965 -
Ruby Lee Burns 04/28/1887 12/26/1967 -
Sarah Kendall Burns 05/21/1827 07/03/1915 Born in Anson County N.C., Died Bronson , Texas
Verna White Burns 03/16/1893 10/20/1970 -
Anna E. Butler 1883 1972 -
Frank M. Butler 01/14/1912 09/02/1983 SSGT US Army WWII
Lewis M. Butler 1877 1966 -
Corinne Hooker Calhoun 08/18/1899 08/13/1975 -
John S. Calhoun 04/15/1899 01/03/1980 -
Dr. Thomas Gilmer Calhoun 12/26/1871 01/23/1926 -
Mrs. Thomas Gilmer Calhoun 04/01/1877 01/27/1922 -
Amanda Carlton 09/26/1853 09/02/1886 Wife of G. O. Carlton
Julas M. Carlton 08/30/1882 09/02/1856 Buried W/Mother Amanda Carlton
Essie A. Carroll 0909/1886 11/30/1933 -
Euell P. Carroll 04/30/1874 05/30/1923 -
Malva R. Carroll 03/28/1916 02/10/1918 -
Ruth A. Carroll 03/28/1905 06/06/1916 -
Ophelia Chadwick 01/08/1868 07/16/1909 Wife of W. R. Chadwick
Mrs. Martha Chandler 12/15/1840 02/10/1905 -
Charley Burns Christian 01/26/1906 03/23/1911 Son of J.W.& Dora Christian
Dora Story Christian 01/05/1870 02/10/1932 -
Mrs. Lucy H. Christian 05/07/1835 02/16/1906 -
Jessie Whitfield Christian 02/27/1862 01/30/1947 -
John L. Christian 11/20/1858 07/20/1912 -
Roderic Christian 1897 1897 Son of Mr. & Mrs. J. L. Christian
Samuel S. Christian 01/08/1889 07/04/1890 -
Eugenia Clarke 04/09/1877 05/06/1953 -
Thomas A. Clarke 1866 1928 -
Andrew J. Clayton 11/??/1843 02/17/1918 Indiana Inf. Co D. Hus of Elizabeth Clayton
Elizabeth J. Clayton 03/17/1852 08/09/1909 Wife of A. J. Clayton
Lovie G. Clayton 01/04/1885 10/14/1894 Dau of A.J.& E. J. Clayton
Lee Collins 12/21/1884 08/16/1899 Son opf J.S. & Georgia Collins
Willie I. Collins 03/21/1886 08/18/1887 -
Florence May Conway 05/05/1875 12/04/1954 -
Henry Conway 05/05/1870 12/04/1937 -
Herman Corley 02/24/1884 01/27/1919 -
Gladyce Lewis Cromwell 07/26/1904 08/21/1995 Dau of J.R.& Della Lewis
A. T. Davis 03/05/1881 07/04/1924 -
Alice Raye Parker Davis 09/30/1918 06/11/1993 -
Charles Davis 06/19/1918 07/10/1918 -
Ethel Davis 02/10/1913 03/12/1926 -
J. L. "Lem" Davis 12/22/1891 10/17/1956 -
James A. Davis 03/30/1920 05/28/1991 Acad US Air Force WWII
Marion Davis 09/28/1883 11/05/1951 -
Melba Davis 01/09/1915 01/15/1915 -
Rosa Davis 09/24/1882 08/18/1962 -
Virginia B. Davis 09/13/1892 03/02/1978 -
Pat Foley 1853 1913 -
California Gibbs 08/05/1847 09/29/1902 Wife of J. M. Gibbs
J. J. E. Gibson 11/04/1849 09/14/1931 Builder of Courthouse
Bonita Goolsey 1908 1908 Dau of Mr.& Mrs.E.E. Goolsey
Delilah D. Greer 08/21/1838 01/30/1891 -
Arnold E. Groggans 06/27/1916 09/19/1975 -
Caroline Ledbetter Gunter 08/09/1870 06/04/1930 -
Noble E. Gunter 10/18/1895 04/13/1955 Texas Pvt 86 Sanitary Sq. M.D.WWI
Virginia Porter Gunter 06/23/1900 02/04/1925 Wife of Noble E. Gunter
William Gunter 09/29/1909 02/09/1983 Pfc. US Army Korea
William Eugene Gunter 04/22/1867 12/05/1944 -
Liddie Hale 08/31/1893 03/29/1899 Dau of L. & T.A. Hale
Margaret Hayes 07/30/1834 08/25/1907 -
Frank Hill 12/15/1898 09/07/1900 Son of V. & H. M. Hill
Gussie Hendricks 09/24/1900 06/28/1901 Dau of W. R. & Annie Hendricks
W. R. Hendricks 09/16/1869 02/19/1908 -
Chester R. Hendrix 01/12/1903 06/20/1990 -
Evie Lou Hendrix 06/09/1909 07/07/1990 -
James Hendrix 03/20/1932 03/20/1932 Buried W/Janie
Janie Hendrix 03/20/1932 03/20/1932 Buried W/James
Edward S. Hicks 1846 1916 Co. E. Alabama Regiment 1862
Carrie Ann Hodges 06/24/1873 02/08/1912 Wife of W. L. Hodges
James Elbert Hodges 06/30/1911 02/13/1912 -
Barney Holt 10/03/1908 10/08/1926 Son of Mr.& Mrs.J. A. Holt
Joseph A. Holt 1885 1961 -
Monnie Maud Holt 1886 1976 -
B. G. Hooker 07/05/1891 11/25/1968 -
Dowell Bell Hooker 03/13/1893 06/17/1972 -
Ernest B. Hughes 06/24/1893 12/28/1895 Son of Mr.& Mrs.J. H. Hughes
James Harrison Hughes 08/11/1861 03/14/1952 Husb of Nannie Hughes
Nannie Lou Hughes 12/17/1868 12/29/1909 Wife of J. H. Hughes
George W. Johnson 10/22/1838 06/06/1932 -
Susan E. Johnson 01/13/1904 06/01/1960 Wife of J. F. Johnson
Viola Kersh 06/15/1900 04/27/1910 -
Tut "Mother" Williams Kilman 05/23/1920 07/15/1980 -
Al B. Knight 01/05/1845 03/27/1922 -
Lucy Lawler 11/17/1881 09/10/1896 Dau of A. L. & N. A. Lawler
Mrs. Almeda Lee 06/23/1852 11/23/1908 -
Bessie M. Lee 01/06/1892 - -
George Lee 10/14/1886 01/02/1954 -
George Lee, Jr. 08/15/1919 04/12/1921 -
Marshall Maurice Lee 08/08/1914 08/20/1998 -
Della R. Lewis 1872 1919 -
Glen R. Lewis 10/02/1899 03/28/1968 -
Henry Grady Lewis 01/16/1897 03/07/1935 Texas Pvt. 45 Inf 9 Div
Joseph R. Lewis 1858 1935 -
Novie Lewis 10/29/1901 01/09/1974 Dau of J.R. & Della Lewis
Claude Iler Linthicum - - -
Tandy S. Marshall 10/19/1902 05/17/1908 Son of J. F. & W. E. Marshall
Elizabeth J. McCann Martindale ca 1843 Ms 10/24/1931 From Shelby County Civil War
Louise Matthews 11/15/1853 09/20/1917 -
Ann Eliza McCauley 08/02/1841 09/29/1922 -
D. S. McCauley 06/10/1882 09/07/1909 -
Henry J. McCauley 06/02/1831 02/09/1906 -
Annie E. McClenny 02/26/1870 03/14/1960 -
Jeff D. McClenny 11/06/1861 05/08/1917 -
Archie B. McCrery 10/30/1879 06/04/1959 -
Bertha J. McCrery 09/09/1882 03/27/1970 -
Annie Ben McFarland 01/24/1890 10/31/1921 Wife of K. M. McFarland
Mary Catherine McFarland 05/14/1919 05/18/1919 Dau of Mr.& Mrs. K.M.McFarland
Oma Rivers McFarland - - -
Addie M. McKinley 09/10/1861 11/24/1919 -
Charles Sidney McKinley 07/06/1859 07/21/1916 -
James McMillian 12/15/1826 02/02/1905 -
May McMillian 03/11/1871 09/27/1905 Son of James & Valeria McMillan
Aiken Tatum McNeill 04/06/1921 05/18/1921 Son of Dave & Frances McNeill
David E. McNeill 1885 1958 -
David T. McNeill 04/04/1810 01/29/1901 Husb of Margaret M. McNeill
Ernest McNeill 08/19/1874 10/08/1918 -
Frances McNeill 1894 1974 -
James E. McNeill 04/10/1842 06/22/1916 -
Margaret M. McNeill 01/25/1815 09/29/1898 Born in Fayetteville N.C.
Martha Stanley McNeill 02/16/1850 02/28/1931 Wife of J. E. McNeill-Born in Bella Landing Alabama.
Mary M. McNeill 1872 1905 Wife of C. S. McNeill
C, S. McNeill 1870 1959 Husb of Mary M. McNeill
Louise Marshall Thompson Merritt 10/16/1902 01/31/1997 -
Lula Moore 06/13/1860 01/21/1906 -
Clara Dennard Morris 02/02/1868 05/16/1939 -
Elijah Morris 12/19/1849 07/04/1926 -
Mary L. Mount 02/11/1898 02/04/1900 Dau of C. W. & H. J. Mount
Viola Mount 08/12/1904 10/28/1915 Dau of Mr. & Mrs. C. W. Mount
Frankie Nolan 09/28/1925 10/09/1926 Dau of Mr.& Mrs.A. T. Nolan
Edward H. Oliver 09/05/1891 09/11/1899 Son of A. W. & O.Oliver
A. L. Parrish M. D. 1872 1922 -
Billie Parrish - 11/11/1948 Age 26
Eliza Jane Parrish 03/11/1836 03/07/1921 Wife of G. W. Parrish
George W. Parrish 09/11/1822 06/19/1905 Texas Pvt Co I. MTD Vols. Mexican War
John A. Parrish 1877 1951 -
John Alfred Parrish 08/18/1905 06/19/1907 -
Lillian Parrish 1883 1975 Wife of A. L. Parrish
Pauline Parrish 05/25/1914 11/21/1915 Dau of Dr.& Mrs.A. L. Parrish
Quilla Parrish 1881 1937 -
Columbia Risinger Parkman 1880 1900 Circa
Justine Paul 12/26/1860 01/03/1902 Wife of J. W. Paul
Henry Permenter 07/27/1873 04/04/1961 Husb of Sallie Permenter
Sallie Permenter 10/24/1877 06/14/1917 Wife of Henry Permenter
Allen Plemons 12/20/1861 04/02/1915 -
Sarah Elizabeth Plemons 11/10/1866 03/26/1955 -
B. R. Pounds 1847 1937 -
M. E. Pounds 1863 1926 -
Jabus L. Risinger 04/04/1884 07/15/1927 -
John Franklin Risinger 02/28/1852 10/22/1925 -
Mary Elizabeth Risinger 10/03/1857 11/08/1924 -
Nancy Morrow Risinger 1845 1905 Circa
W. L. Rivers 10/13/1886 09/04/1924 -
Delbert Roquemore 1855 1892 -
Sarah Roquemore 1858 1939 -
Sarah E. Samford 07/28/1832 02/09/1925 Wife of W. A. Samford
William A. Samford 11/27/1827 01/12/1909 -
Charles R. Smith 09/19/1841 10/25/1910 -
L. Smith 1855 1919 -
Elisha Winship Stedman 09/23/1858 11/11/1935 -
Hattie Tololiah Stedman 03/26/1876 03/14/1915 -
Lillie Stedman 06/11/1899 05/05/1901 Dau of E.W. & H. T. Stedman
Jake Swindell 04/22/1865 12/16/1903 -
Narsise Dolphus Swindell 06/09/1858 03/28/1920 Wife of C. C. Swindell
Clara Maurene Tatum 08/07/1898 12/14/1990 US Army WWII
Robert Talmage Tatum 12/02/1923 05/29/1999 SSgt US Army WWII
Frank B. Taylor 04/12/1843 11/26/1906 -
Jenning Alva Taylor 11/22/1913 10/14/1945 Son of J.A. & Julia Taylor
Linnie Jones Taylor 1852 1929 -
L. E. Thomas (Mrs.) 1836 1964 -
Ellen A. "Mama" Thompson 01-38-1868 1945 Dau of George and Amanda Talbert Thompson - Info supplied by John Smolarek
Papa Thompson 1864 1928 -
Sister Thompson 1893 1895 -
William Gaston Thompson 11/11/1863 01/23/1925 -
James W. Truitt 01/06/1899 09/21/1925 -
James W. Truitt 11/08/1845 08/28/1922 Texas Co.A Cal. CSA
Clara Walker 08/31/1910 10/04/1911 Dau of J.T. & Nellie Walker
J. T. Walker 11/29/1872 06/08/1932 -
Nellie D. Walker 10/18/1881 11/12/1970 -
W. F. "Bill" Walker 01/08/1905 11/02/1958 -
Infant Wall 10/27/1925 10/27/1925 Son of Mr. & Mrs. E. H. Wall
George Watson 1898 1930 -
Neoma Watson 1901 1932 -
Adele D. Watts 01/05/1896 11/21/1961 -
Charles Virgil Watts 05/09/1905 10/14/1905 Son of C. J. & C. Watts
Charlie J. Watts 1884 1928 -
David Watts 11/10/1889 08/27/1962 -
Ellen Watts 02/01/1857 01/13/1897 Wife of S. J. Watts
Elizabeth Thompson Wedgeworth 06/25/1906 05/22/1936 -
J. E. "Emmett" White 03/24/1880 08/02/1948 -
Joseph H. Williams 09/05/1917 02/03/1975 Pfc US Army WWII
Joseph John Williams 1884 1934 -
Mary Etta Bogard Williams 04/17/1883 01/22/1974 -
Matthew "Boss" Williams 03/04/1889 01/05/1964 -
Ola Mae Williams 11/23/1895 04/21/1962 -
Shorty "Daddy" Williams 02/20/1913 02/11/1961 -
William H. Williams 10/05/1919 06/20/1973 TEC 5 US Army WWI
James Madison Witherspoon 11/17/1837 01/29/1901 -
M. C. Witherspoon 03/26/1813 07/08/1904 Born in Gibson County Tennessee
R. W. Young 06/04/1868 07/05/1918 -

BACK

Email Extractor | Email Tester