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by Arba L. Hudgens

(Rows 14 -30)

 

ROW 14  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. I.C. McINTURFF    FATHER    March 7, 1845 - May 20, 1921
   BLESSED ARE THE DEAD, WHICH DIE IN THE LORD
   S.G. McINTURFF   MOTHER    HIS WIFE  November 7, 1851 - August 24, 1919
   ONE BY ONE LIFE ROBS US OF OUR TREASURES. NOTHING IS OUR OWN EXCEPT OUR DEAD.

    HUDSON McINTURFF    June 18, 1884 - March 17, 1920

    RALPH McINTURFF    March 16, 1894 - September 14, 1917
    OUR BROTHER'S BLEST, WHO IS AT REST WITH CHRIST FOREVER MORE.
    (Four names on one gravestone)

2. HENRY McINTURFF    1837 - 1915
   AMERICA McINTURFF    1844 - 1918

3. CHARLES McINTURFF    1880 - 1938
   EDNA McINTURFF       1893 - 1976

4. JOHN McGILL    March 27, 1869 - June 4, 1947
   TIME IS BUT A SHADOW

5. MARY E. McGILL    HIS WIFE    1871 - 1912
   HOW DESOLATE OUR HOME, BEREFT OF THEE
   W.M. McGILL    1863 - 1947

6. JEFF GUILL    FATHER    April 17, 1844    46TH ILL    CO 1    ILL VOL
   ELIZABETH T. GUILL    MOTHER    February 8, 1846  (No other date)

7. WILLIAM GUILL    November 29, 1874 - July 27, 1919    M.W.A.    PER AUTRE VIE

8. ELLA PERRY    1858 - 1947
   W.M. PERRY    1852 - 1904

9. BESSIE PERRY    1886 - 1911

10. PEARL PERRY    1882 - 1901

11. G.W. NEELY    October 1, 1848 - September 1, 1915

12. MARY E. SIMMONS    WIFE OF N.M. SIMMONS    Born July 22, 1854    Died March 24, 1882
    ISABEL SIMMONS    WIFE OF N.M. SIMMONS    Born September 5, 1844    Died September 7, 1876
    MARY J. SIMMONS    WIFE OF N.M. SIMMONS     Born January 22, 1880   Died July 9, 1904
    (The names of three wifes of N.M. Simmons are on the same large old stone.)

13. NANCY C. NEELY    DAU OF C.W. & M.A. NEELY    Died April 7, 1876    Aged 3 Y   5 M   16 D
    GONE HOME   
    (Marker almost illegible)

14. Unmarked sandstone headstone.  (An old white stone has been laid against it marked "M.S.")

15. CORNELIA E. CHAMNESS SIMMONS    February 19, 1878 - July 12, 1943

16. GERTIE A. SIMMONS    October 18, 1877 - August 5, 1973
    MILTON H. SIMMONS    August 14, 1867 - February 5, 1946
    GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

17. AMY SIMMONS    Born September 8, 1837    Died December 26, 1901
    S.M. SIMMONS    Born December 1, 1837    Died June 29, 1916
    WE WILL MEET AGAIN

18. MATTIE A. DURHAM    July 14, 1881 - July 3, 1942
    SAM. W. DURHAM    October 16, 1875 -  November 10, 1959

19. LYDA J. TUCKER    DAU OF M. &. M.L. TUCKER    Died May 18, 1895    Aged 19 Y   3 M   24 D
    GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN
    (Marker almost illegible)

20. JOSEPH A.D. SHEETZ    1867 - 19__ (No Date)

21. NANCY E. SHEETZ    1867 - 1928

22. Original census lists two graves marked "INFANT" here.  Couldn't locate them this census.



ROW 15 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. ETHEL JONES    1897 - 1970
   FRED JONES    1892 - 1939


2. JESSE HARRIS    January 1, 1902 - February 12, 1984
   JESSE HARRIS   PVT U.S. ARMY    WORLD WAR II     January 1, 1902 - February 12, 1984
   (Two grave markers.  One is a military marker.)

3. HARVEY BLACKBURN     SON    1909 -1987
   RALEIGH BLACKBURN    SON    1904 - 1968
   LUTHARY BLACKBURN    MOM    1882 - 1967
   ELMER BLACKBURN      DAD    1882 - 1927
   TOGETHER FOREVER    (Four names on one stone)

4. A.C.M   L.P.S
    MENEES
    BLACKBURN
    W.E.B.
    (The writing on this square block of sandstone is almost illegible.)

5. RUBY (RADER) NORRIS      August 9, 1894 - March 18, 1940
   IN LOVING MEMORY     ERECTED BY BROTHER

6. WILLIAM A. MATHIS  ILLINOIS CPL  COD II  MGBN    WORLD WAR I   Oct. 4, 1888 - Nov. 3, 1971

7. ANDREW RADER    Died February 11, 1897    Aged 31 Y   4 M   12 D
   (Marker almost illegible)

8. WILLIAM H. McINTURFF    1896 - 1899
   (This concrete marker is almost illegible.)

9. IVA McINTURFF    1894 - 1895
   (This concrete marker is almost illegible.)

10. O.W. NEELY    October 1, 1848 - September11, 1915
    (This concrete marker is almost illegible.  Was not included in original census)

11. ALBERT SIMMONS    April 24, 1877 - December 5, 1944
    IN MEMORY OF

12. N.M. SIMMONS    1844 - 1927

13. CHARLES N. SIMMONS    FATHER    1892 -1958

14. MARY M. SIMMONS    DAU OF M. & H.A. SIMMONS    Died December 29, 1875    Aged 2 M  28 D
    (Marker almost illegible

15. McCOY SIMMONS     Died November 24, 1875    Aged 29 Y   5 D
    GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

16. HERBERT SIMMONS    SON    1896 - 1929
17. JAMES D. SIMMONS    1869 - 1965
    SALLIE SIMMONS    1875 - 1953

18. ROY L. (SUNSHINE) ROWLAND    August 11, 1929 - February 19, 1975
    OUR DEAR BROTHER, WE LOVED YOU SO

19. MOM
    (Broken marble headstone)

20. JAMES LENDELL SMOOT    SON    July 5, 1942  (No other date)
    IN LOVING MEMORY

21. SAM F. LENTZ BROWNAUM    1854 - (No Date)
    (Sandstone marker, rounded on top.  Almost illegible.)

22. NORA WOLLARD    DAUGHTER    June 11, 1891 - October 10, 1908

23. HOSEA WOLLARD       September 18, 1861 - December 16, 1910
    FRONA A. WOLLARD    October 19, 1864 - November 15, 1947

24. Sandstone gravestone

25. MAY EVITTS    Born May 10, 1895    Died November 15, 1915
    KIND ANGELS WATCH HER SLEEPING DUST   TILL JESUS COMES TO RAISE THE JUST
    THEN MAY SHE AWAKE WITH SWEET SURPRISE    AND IN HER SAVIOR'S IMAGE RISE.
    (Marker almost illegible)

26. JAMES B. JONES     ILLINOIS    TEC 5   4025 SIGNAL SVC GP    WORLD WAR II
    May 30, 1918 - March 12, 1958

27. VIDA JONES    December 4, 1928 - (No Date)

28. JAMES B. JONES    May 30, 1918 - March 12, 1955

  

ROW 16 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. EMILY BANKSTON    1870 - 1932
   J. LOREN BANKSTON    1871 - 1930

2. MINNIE BRADLEY    October 17, 1869 - June 18, 1951

3. MACK BRADLEY    1866 - 1941

4. J.R.L. BRADLEY    SON OF W.M. & MINNIE BRADLEY    June 16, 1905 - October 31, 1917

5. BEULAH MARIE BLACKBURN    1901 - 1904
6. RALEIGH O. BLACKBURN    ILLINOIS   PVT MED DET   23 ENGR BN   WORLD WAR II
   (Name also appears on family gravestone. See Row 15 #3.)  November 9, 1904 - July 13, 1968

7. JAMES MONROE RADER    1869 - 1939
   MARTHA JANE RADER     1874 - 1958

8. BYRD MATHIS    1895 - 1984
   W.A. MATHIS    1888 - 1971

9. ALICE McINTURFF    HIS WIFE    1873 - 1918
   SAMUEL  M. McINTURFF    1864 - 1935

10. Piece of sandstone.  No name.

11. Rather large piece of sandstone  (12" x 12" x 20").    No name.

12. JAMES SIMMONS     Died March 24, 1865     Aged 72 Years
    (Marker almost illegible)

13. JAMES H. GIBBS   Died August 20, 1871   Aged 19 Y   7 M   20 D
    (Marker almost illegible)

14. EMILY GIBBS   August 21, 1829 - June 25, 1912

15. JN. O. BUTLER    Died February 18, 1878    Aged 21 Y   5 D
    (This sandstone block is almost illegible. A 3' diameter tree has pushed the stone aside.)

16. JACKIE R. FREY     April 23, 1943 - April 23, 1943
    KENNETH W. FREY    January 17, 1925 - February 3, 1925
    (Two children listed on same gravestone)

17. MARIE FREY    March 24, 1904 - April 8, 1979 
    MARSHALL FREY    November 2, 1899 - September 29, 1955

18. EVELYN K. McKINNEY    August 10, 1927 - December 5, 1975

19. Marble headstone.  No name.

20. ANDREW PRESLEY    PVT 4    TENN  INF    June 27, 1831 - February 22, 1893

21. MARY A. PRESLEY    November 10, 1833 - September 12, 1900
    (This gravestone is a concrete block.)

22. F.M. WYATT    August 1, 1866 - March 30, 1925
    MARY M. WYATT    HIS WIFE    May 3, 1861 - (No Date)
    GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

23. MARTHA C. CALVERT    Born April 3, 1889   Died June12, 1907   Aged 68 Y   2 M   9 D
    HEAVEN AGAIN ITS GATES HAS OPENED TO RECEIVE A SOUL ALL BRIGHT
    (Illegibility has likely led to a misreading.  The birth and death dates and the age
     don't compute correctly.)

24. DORA A. PERRY       1889 - 1976
    EMMETTE L. PERRY    1882 - 1976
    SWEET BE THY REST


ROW 17 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. OTIS BRADLEY    August 23, 1881 - February 11, 1947

2. SARAH J. WILLYARD    April 11, 1856 - February 5, 1934

3. JAS. L. RAMSEY  (RAINS?)   Died October 1, 1876    Aged 69 Y   8 D

4. SARAH M. RAINS (RAMSEY?)    WIFE OF JAS. L. RAMSEY (RAINS?), SR.
   (Marker almost illegible. Unsure of last name.)Died Feb.2, 1875  Aged 66 Y  7 M  11 D

5. R.S.  (Initials on a granite headstone)

6. SARAH A. SMITH    December 29 - 1839 - ( No Date)
   W.D. SMITH    July 9, 1833 - April 8, 1906
   RUFUS SMITH   SON OF W.D. & S.A. SMITH    July 25, 1875 - November 18, 1877

7. LITTLE HOPE    DAU OF Z.L. & C. DURHAM    Died  April 28, 1897    Aged 1 M   9 Ds
   AT REST

8. INFANT DAUGHTER OF S.W. & M.D. DURHAM   Born and Died July 1, 1900
   DARLING WE MISS THEE

9. LILLY  J. DURHAM    DAU OF Z.L. & C. DURHAM   Born March 11, 1898   Died September 3, 1900

10. LITTLE LOIS  DAU OF C.G. & M.E. FOSTER   Born and Died April 29, 1911


11. LILLIAN FERN DURHAM    Born and Died 1915
    JAMES PAUL DURHAM      Born and Died 1914
    CHILDREN OF L.L. & L.V. DURHAM  (Names of two children on same gravestone)

18. Three sandstone headstones in a row.


ROW 18 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. JOHN DUFF SMITH    1864 - 1953
   ROSELLA SMITH      1872 - 1953

2. EUGENE SMITH    1903 - 1907

3. J.W. WELBORN    Died November 25, 1899    Aged 71 Y   24 D
   (Marker almost illegible)

4. AMANDA S. WELBORN    WIFE OF JAMES W. WELBORN    May 31, 1849 - November 9, 1922

5. THOMAS LOGAN WELBORN    August 9, 1873 - October 19, 1955

6. JOHN T. CANNON    PVT  H & S BTRY   55 COAST ART    January 17, 1903 - October 2, 1968

7. MAVIE M. CANNON    November 15, 1894 - March 6, 1973
   (Graves # 6 and #7 are out of line.  Previous census listed them in an adjacent row.)

8. HIRAM W. MILLER   SON OF ROBINSON & MARY MILLER  
   (Marker almost illegible) Died September 20, 1888    Aged 16 Y   2 M   20 D

9. SARILDA E. STARK    WIFE OF J.H. STARK    Died March 27, 1899   Aged 53 Y  11 M   23 D
   JOSEPH H. STARK    Died June 16, 1884    Aged 46 Y   6 M   26 D
   NOT LOST, BUT GONE BEFORE      (Tall old stone)

10. RILLA J. WHITE    DAU OF J.H. & A.M. WHITE   Died October 7, 1886    Aged 2 M   17 D
    OUR JOY IS LIKE THE MORNING DEW    (Old stone.  Difficult to read.)

11. JOHN H. WHITE    Died November 17, 1886    Aged 26 Y   7 M   6 D

12. WILLIE STARK    Died September 5, 1894    Aged 24 Y  3 M  4 D
    A KIND WIFE MOURNS THEE, A HUSBAND LOST
    THE POOR FRIEND WHO FELT WHAT FRIENDSHIP COST
    (Inscription difficult to read)

13. NATHAN S. WHITE    Died June 20, 1892    Aged 60 Y   2 M   10 D
    SARAH J. WHITE    WIFE OF NATHAN WHITE    Died November 20, 1896   Aged 66 Y   2 M   28 D
    IN LABOR AND IN LOVE ALLIED    IN DEATH THEY HERE SLEEP SIDE BY SIDE
    RESTING IN PEACE ,THE AGED TWAIN    TILL CHRIST SHALL RAISE THEM UP AGAIN
    (Tall old stone)

14. ANGELINE E. DURHAM    WIFE OF J.L. DURHAM  Died October 30, 1887  Aged 51 Y   7 M   11 D
     (Tall stone.  Difficult to read.)

15. JAMES L. DURHAM    January 1, 1837 - March 3, 1917
    GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

16. ADELIA DURHAM    MOTHER    January 8, 1853 - January 26, 1948

17. JOHN PARKS    July 15, 1832 - October 5, 1907
     (Illegible now)
18. MARY PARKS   HIS WIFE    December 20, 1832 - (No Date)

19. RALPH HUDSON    SON OF G.W. & ______ HUDSON    
    SLEEP ON SWEET BABY AND TAKE THY REST    GOD CALLED THEE HOME, HE THOUGHT IT BEST
    (This marker has a carved dove sitting on top.  It seems to have been illegible for some 
    time.)

20. DAVID D. SOOS  January 31, 1905 - March 21, 1987
    FAY M. SOOS    February 2, 1908 - (No Date)

21. FLORA THORNTON    January 12, 1886 - May 22, 1941

22. VIRGIL H. THORNTON    HUSBAND   March 30, 1884 - November 3, 1949
    IN LOVING MEMORY
    (Note: It is difficult to tell to which row some of these last graves belong.)


ROW 19 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. LINDSEY W. MILLER    CO F   145 ILL   VOL  INF     September 25, 1845 - (No Date)
   LAURA ANN MILLER    August 4, 1855 - March 24, 1918
   ONE OF THE FIRST AMONG MOTHERS AND GAVE THE BEST OF HER LIFE FOR OTHERS

2. JULIA AYERS    May 21, 1902 - November 24, 1929

3. EDWEN A WELBORN   SON OF GEO. W. & LEONA WELBORN    1900 - 1901  Aged 1 Y   1 M   21 D
   ERECTED BY MOTHER
   (This old square stone is turned so that it stands on one of its corners.)

4. MARTHA M. MONTGOMERY   November 8, 1852 - June 24, 1936
   MOTHER OF MINE

5. JOSEPH N. MONTGOMERY    CO B 11   ILL  INF    December 24, 1844 - July 31, 1901
   SHELTERED AND SAFE FROM SORROW

6. LANA C. MILLER    MOTHER    March 4, 1865 - April 29, 1954
   JAMES T. MILLER    FATHER    December 5, 1868 - June 26, 1932

7. ROBERT MILLER    1837 - 1914
   MARY MILLER    HIS WIFE    1837 - 1912
   (Sandstone marker is difficult to read.)

8. JAMES McINTURFF   SON OF J.C. & S.G. McINTURFF Died January 4, 1897   Aged 21 Y   7 M   6 D
   HATTIE McINTURFF    March 28, 1879 - July 22, 1901
   (Marker almost illegible)

9. ROBERT T. GRONIN  SON OF T.A. & ABBIE GRONIN    Born April 30, 1901  Died October 11, 1902
    WE LOVED THIS LITTLE TENDER ONE  AND WOULD HAVE WISHED HIM STAY
    BUT OUR FATHER'S WILL BE DONE   HE SHINES IN ENDLESS DAY
10. Broken marble headstone laid in concrete.  Illegible now.

11. Sandstone head stone.

12. Upright marble stone on sandstone base.  Illegible now.

13. JAMES L. DURHAM, JR.    1865 -  (No Date)
    MILDRED T. DURHAM    HIS WIFE    1867 - 1914
    SHE WAS A KIND AND AFFECTIONATE WIFE  A FOND MOTHER AND A FRIEND TO ALL

14. BYRON FERRY DURHAM    ILLINOIS    PVT   325 MG BN   84 DIV    October 6, 1918

15. Sandstone marker.  No inscription.  (This marker was listed in the previous census.  
    Can't locate now.)


ROW 20  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. JAMES A. MIDGETT    May 3, 1914 - November 9, 1982

2. GUY MIDGETT    June 25, 1889 - April 26, 1955
   EFFIE MIDGETT    July 30, 1894 - November 26, 1967

3. IVA HAWKINS    GRANDSON OF W.T. & L.E. HAWKINS    May 25, 1895 - November 20. 1910

4. L.E. HAWKINS    WIFE OF W.T. HAWKINS    September 5, 1859 - (1917?)
   B.W. POYE    October 2, 1917  (No other date)
   W.T. HAWKINS    CO B   9 ILL INFT    March 6, 1842 - March 21, 1910
   A LIGHT FROM OUR HOUSE IS GONE.  A VOICE WE LOVED IS STILLED.
   A PLACE IS VACANT IN OUR HEARTS THAT NEVER CAN BE FILLED.
    (Three names on this gravestone, parts of which are now illegible.)

5. NEEDHAM PRICE    September 2, 1840 - October 16, 1919

6. ARTHUR W. PRICE    August 15, 1897 - October 11, 1958

7. MELISSA PRICE    October 28, 1871 - April 1, 1940

8. JOE McBRIDE   SON OF T.J. & CORAL McBRIDE     May 15, 1897 -  March 18, 1898  Aged 10 M   5 D
   ONE ROSE OF MANY  ONE HOUR OF JOY SOON FADED

9. LITTLE FRANK McBRIDE    SON OF T.J. & CORAL McBRIDE   JULY 1, 1894   Aged 1 Y   5 M   20 D
   SLEEP STILL, SLEEP SWEETLY   OUR OWN LITTLE DARLING
   EVER PEACE & HAPPINESS SWELL THERE

10. ADDIE STARK BENNETT    June 30, 1864 - February 19, 1928

11. MARSHALL F. BENNETT    January 12, 1846 - January 2, 1925

12. RICHARD E. STARK    SON OF J.H. & S.E. STARK    Born October 14, 1874  Died February 8, 1899
    (Marker now illegible)


ROW 21 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)(Note: In the back of the cemetery the rows don't run in 
         long straight lines.  They seem to be broken into shorter rows.)

1. FRANK L. McKINNEY    September 12, 1911 - July 14, 1994
   DORIS D. MIDGETT McKINNEY    March 27, 1912 - January 28, 1972
   MARRIED FEBRUARY 7, 1927

2. CORA McBRIDE    May 26, 1872 -  February 4, 1905

3. TOM McBRIDE    August 25, 1868 - August 21, 1928
 
4. JUDA REECE    Died December 29, 1884    Aged 71 Y   9 M   8 D
   (This grave stands by itself, several feet from other graves.  It is difficult to know in 
    which row to list it.)


ROW 22  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. EARL E. MIDGETT    February 16, 1920 - (No Date)
   BETTY A. MIDGETT    November 29, 1919 - October 24, 1989

2. EARL E. STURDIVANT    1910 - 1927

3. KATHLEEN STURDIVANT    1917 - 1919

4. HAROLD EUGENE OLLIS    March 12, 1934  (No other date listed)

5. GRACE KAY    January 29, 1902 - August 25, 1996    (Is "Kay" the last name?"

6. MURIEL KOONCE    DAU OF GEO & MAY KOONCE    November 8, 1904 - November 5, 1906


ROW 23  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. HERVEY STURDIVANT    1886 - 1926
   AMANDA STURDIVANT    1892 - 1919

2. W.H. (JIM) OLLIS    September 11, 1869 - November 11, 1954
   MIRTA V. OLLIS    March 19, 1877 - September 20, 1951

3. DANIEL W. OLLIS    1840 - 1926
   BARBARA J. OLLIS    HIS WIFE    1839 - 1919
    (Large gravestone)

4. ETHEL KOONCE    September 18, 1898 - July 31, 1970

5. NELL K. DAVIS    1908 - 1963

6. GEORGE W. KOONCE    December 3, 1867 - January 18, 1938
   MAY E. KOONCE    May 1, 1876 - February 21, 1921

7. HARRIET C. HUDGENS    DAU OF J.T. & L.D. HUDGENS   Died July 2, 1881    Aged 1 Y   3 M   6 D

8. HARRIET C. HUDGENS    DAU OF J.S. & A.M. HUDGENS  Died Aug. 19, 1872  Aged 2 Y  10 M  13 D

9. HARRIET C. HUDGENS    DAU OF W. & F.A. HUDGENS    Died Aug. 5, 1878    Aged 1 Y   2 M   18 D
   (The above three children, all named Harriet C. Hudgens, died in infancy on different dates.
    All three had different parents, yet they are buried side by side with almost identical 
    gravestones.)

10. Sandstone marker   Name Unknown    August 9, 1879    Aged 3 Y  5 M  26 D
    (Name on gravestone has been indecipherable for some time.)



ROW 24 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. BILL PHILLIPS    October 7, 1899 - April 1, 1939
   OPHA HUDGENS PHILLIPS    February 19, 1902 - February 12, 1974

2. CHARLEY CASH    February 1, 1887 - April 11, 1916

3. BURNEY PHILLIPS    July 30, 1880 - July 31, 1946
   DORA PHILLIPS    September 18, 1881 - October 24, 1969

4. VIOLET PHILLIPS    November 1, 1914 - (No Date)

5. JENNIE PHILLIPS    WIFE OF HARVEY PHILLIPS    July 27, 1890 - September 9, 1915
   SHE WAS TOO GOOD, TOO GENTLE, AND FAIR
   TO DWELL IN THIS COLD WORLD OF CARE

6. EDWARD L. HUDGENS    SON OF A. & H. HUDGENS    Died October 1, 1861    Aged 6 M  11 D
   (Marker now illegible)

7. JNO HUDGENS     Born June 8, 1804    Died  December 29, 1878    Aged 74 Y   6 M   21 D 
(This is John Thomas Hudgens who came from Tennessee with his brother.  They were the 
 first Hudgens to settle in Williamson County, Illinois. Grave marked by one of the tallest 
 stones in the cemetery, similar in shape to the Washington Monument in Washington D.C.)


ROW 25  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. WM. BENSON PHILLIPS    SON    September 17, 1930 - December 30, 1930

2. JAMES W. PHILLIPS    INFANT    November 20, 1919 - November 21, 1919

3. RALPH H. CASH    May 26, 1919 - July 11, 1985
   ELVA M. CASH     January 28, 1928 - (No Date)

4. PEARL CASH    December 12, 1891 - April 2, 1972
   IRA CASH    October 24, 1876 - October 4, 1941
   ALICE CASH    September 20, 1880 - December 29, 1907

5. REV. WM. FINLEY    Died November 23, 1870    Aged 69 Y  11 M   26 D
    (Marker now illegible.  Information taken from previous census.)

6. _________ MAYFIELD    Died October 12, 1875    Aged 66 Y   8 M   11 D
   (This marble stone has been laid flat in concrete to preserve it because it has been 
    broken in two pieces.The stone bears the name A.V. Stull of Marion, Ill., in small
    letters at the bottom.  He evidently made the marker.  The inscription is now unreadable.  
    Information taken from previous census.)


ROW 26 ( BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. HARRY RUBLE    1884 - 1958

2. FREDIA RUBLE    1894 - 1953

3. MINNIE EDWARDS    1869 - 1941

4. DANIEL M. EDWARDS    1871 - 1940

5. CYNTHIA ANN _____   WIFE OF ________    Died November 16, 1881    Aged  66 Y   5 M
    (Parts of the inscription on this stone have been illegible for some time.)

6. OVA (DAN) BRADLEY    FATHER    May 6, 1904 - March 13, 1944

7. HESTER A. BRADLEY    DAU OF J. & N.E. BRADLEY    Died November 9, 1862   Aged 1 Y  &  8 D

8. LUCY E. BRADLEY    DAU OF J. & N.E. BRADLEY    Died August 22, 1870    Aged 21 D
9. ROBERTA A. BRADLEY    DAU OF J.& N.E. BRADLEY     Died Nov. 3, 1875   Aged 1 Y   3 M   20 D

10. TILDEN BRADLEY    SON OF J.W. & T.L. BRADLEY    Died July 6, 1877    Aged 1 Y  1 M   26 D

11. HESTERA BRADLEY    WIFE OF J.W. BRADLEY    Died September 30, 1863  Aged 15 Y  10 M   23 D
    (Marker now illegible.  Information taken from previous census.)

12. No name.  Concrete marker 6" square, 12" high.


ROW 27 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. LAWRENCE EDWARDS    SON OF D.M. & M. EDWARDS    Born May 6, 1896   Died May 11, 1906
   WILLIE I. EDWARDS   SON OF D.M. & M. EDWARDS    Born  June 18, 1903  Died May 27, 1906
   SLEEP LOVED ONES SLEEP AND TAKE THY REST
   GOD CALLED THEE HOME, HE THOUGHT IT BEST
   (Marker illegible now.  Information obtained from previous census.)

2. LEO EDWARDS       1905 - 1907
   LOWELL EDWARDS    1909 - 1910
   GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

3. ANNA MARIE JENKINS        SISTER    July 13, 1901 - July 14, 1961

4. ABBIE WILLYARD JENKINS    MOTHER     WIFE OF OMY JENKINS    1882 - 1914

5. Four upright, rough cut, sandstone markers - each approximately 24 " high and 4" thick.  
   No names.

6. One upright, rough cut granite marker with no name. Approximately 12" high and 2" thick.
   Just inches south of large cedar tree.

7. Five upright, rough cut, sandstone markers, about 2" thicker than those in #5 (above).
   No names.

8. Under the cedar tree (see #6) is a memorial marker. IN MEMORY OF THE FOUNTAIN CHILDREN 
   DATES UNKNOWN    IN MEMORY OF DELLA NEILSON  (Kay B. Hudgens of Kankakee, IL, says
   that an itinerant man with several small children passed through this area in the early
   years of Fountain Cemetery.  His children were ill, so he stopped here and put together
   a small cabin in the back of the cemetery.  All of his children died in the cabin, and
   he buried them in unmarked graves in the cemetery. Kay Hudgens remembers the cabin which
   stood for many years.  This marker, he says, memorializes those children.)


ROW 28  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. STELLA W. STONE    MOTHER    October 15, 1880 - March 5, 1965

2. ALICE WILLYARD    1850 - 1938
   S.M. WILLYARD    1845 - 1926

3. Large unmarked sandstone   36" x 12" x 5"

4. JEFF D. KING    1862 - 1931
   MARY KING    1866 - 1955

5. JOSIAH WATSON    ILLINOIS    PVT   VA  MIL   WAR OF 1812    August 1853  (Only one date)

6. JAMES SIMMONS    Died August 7, 1872    Aged 61 Y  10 M   17 D


ROW 29  (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. ELIZA WILLYARD    WIFE OF HENRY WILLYARD   Born November 4, 1814   Died July 30, 1898
   J.L. WILLYARD    Born March 1, 1855    Died August 27, 1870
   (Marker almost illegible)

2. JAMES CASH    1839 - 1905
   NANCY CASH    1835 - 1911

3. JAMES HENRY CASH    1871 - 1872
   INFANT SON OF EMMA & RICHARD CASH    1873 -1873

4. EMMETT CASH    1884 - 1886

5. MELIA CASH    Born August 4th, 1878    Died January 7th, 1896
   (3 1/2" sandstone pilaster, 6" square at top)

6. EMMA CASH    WIFE OF RICHARD CASH    Born August 14, 1852   Died August 7, 1910
   NO PAINS, NO GRIEFS, NO ANXIOUS FEAR CAN REACH OUR LOVED ONES SLEEPING HERE

7. RICHARD CASH    HUSBAND    December 11, 1846 - January 16, 1931

8. NANCY A NEILSON    Born October 11, 1834    Died October 24, 1911
   BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART, FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD
   (Marker almost illegible)

9. TAMER M. NEILSON    WIFE OF A.G. NEILSON    Born November 28, 1815 Died October 10, 1882
   A LOVING WIFE, A MOTHER DEAR, A KIND FRIEND LIES BURIED HERE
   REV. ALEX C. NEILSON OF THE M.E. CHURCH SOUTH  Born Jan. 12, 1810 Died Nov. 19, 1878
   A LOVING HUSBAND, A FATHER DEAR, A KIND FRIEND LIES BURIED HERE
   (This stone is about 5"6" tall x 10 " square.  The top 28 " has been reduced to an 8"          
    pilaster. The top 6" has been brought to a point. This stone was made by F.Dewitt of 
    Marion, IL.)

10. EMIT NEILSON    SON OF J.A. & H.A. NEILSON    Died November 15, 1876    Aged 3 Y   11 D

11. LUCY P. NEILSON    Died April 9, 1870    Aged 28 Y   2 M   17 D

12. OLIVER H. NEILSON    Died June 16, 1864    Aged 8 Y   5 M   18 D

13. ELIZAR J. NEILSON   DAU OF J.A & H.A NEILSON    Died September 4, 1866    Aged 2 M   18 D

14. JAMES A. NEILSON    Born February 17, 1840    Died February 25, 1897    Aged 57 Y   8 D
     A LIGHT FROM OUR HOUSEHOLD IS GONE    A VOICE WE LOVED IS STILLED
     A PLACE IS VACANT IN OUR HEARTS THAT NEVER CAN BE FILLED.

15. JAMES A. NEILSON    MARRIED TO HARRIET A. FOWLER    May 22, 1862  (No other date)
    HARRIET NEILSON    September 22, 1846 - August 4, 1927
     (Tall stone)

16. Unmarked standstone   6" square and 8" high

17. HARMON "TOE" NEILSON    February 5, 1886 - July 4, 1970

18. EMMA NEILSON    1891 - 1937



ROW 30 (BEGINNING ON SOUTH SIDE)

1. CLARENCE "HOSS" HUDGENS    1897 - 1974

2. Previous census listed an unmarked sandstone here - 6" square x 6" high. Can't locate it now.

3. KATHERYN L. HOLLIS VAN WINKLE    November 28, 1937 - August 1, 1972

4. TRAVIS DANIEL CASH   INFANT SON OF DANIEL AND SHERRI CASH   Oct. 5, 1988 - Oct. 21, 1988
    (New, heart-shaped stone)

5. HENRY LEE HOLLIS     FATHER    July 2, 1914 - March 22, 1961
   LILLIAN M. HOLLIS    December 23, 1914 -  July 5, 1992
    (Henry Hollis has both a large and a small stone)

6. HAID HELTSLEY    1905 - 1972
   HAID WAS A GRAPHIC ARTIST AND A TRUE ARTIST BY OTHER STANDARDS - MUSIC,
   PHOTOGRAPHY, AND A LOVE FOR ALL FORMS OF ART.

7. BEN HELTSLEY    December 14, 1876 - June 17, 1966

8. EARL C. BANKSTON    1892 - 1961
   MYRTLE A. BANKSTON    1900 - 1975

9. PLESANT BRADLEY    1895 - 1969
   HELEN BRADLEY      1896 - 1984

10. WILLIAM CLAUDE PRITCHETT     PVT    U.S. ARMY    WORLD WAR I     1894 - 1976
    LIBBY H. PRITCHETT    1902 - 1969
    (Wm. Claude Pritchett has two markers. The other lists only his name and birth and death
     years.)

11. WILLIAM PAUL PRITCHETT    CPL    U.S. ARMY    KOREA     Nov. 16, 1927 - Sep. 24, 1980

12. SANDRA LEE PRITCHETT    1945 - (No Date)
    LARRY DEAN PRITCHETT    1936 - 1987
    MARRIED MAY 9, 1964
    (Larry Dean Pritchett has two markers.  His military marker reads:
    LARRY DEAN PRITCHETT    SSGT  U.S. ARMY  VIETNAM    November 18, 1936 -  March 12, 1987

13. TED HEYDE    1905 - 1996
    NORMA LEE HEYDE    1927 - (No Date)
    (Ted and Norma Lee Heyde each have another grave marker which contains some
    additional information.)
    THEODORE R. HEYDE    October 9, 1905 - October 11, 1996
    NORMA LEE HEYDE    December 31, 1927 - October 20, 1996
    (Metal funeral home markers are still on these graves. Unclear why there are two
     gravestones for each.)

14. JOHN BRADLEY HEYDE    December 27, 1926 - (No Date)

15. MAURINE HEYDE    November 6, 1906 - (No Date)

16. LAYNE E. FLY    1939 - 1973
    (Two markers?  Listed also in Row # 13.)

17. DALLAS B. FLY    September 12, 1913 - May 6, 1979
    HELEN FLY    July 13, 1916 - (No Date)


End of Fountain Church Cemetery Census

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