SAINT MARKS CEMETERY

 

Wittsburg Community, Cross County, Arkansas

 

 

Recorded by Debbie Yates

July 13, 2003 and January 3, 2004

 

Complete transcription, all visible markers read.  There is evidence of numerous

unmarked and sunken graves, as well as illegible funeral home markers. 

 

African-American Cemetery Located south of Levesque on County Road 739

From Levesque, take US Highway 63 south.  The pavement ends after 2 miles.  Travel an additional

2 miles. The cemetery will be on the right hand side of the gravel road.

 

 

Roll#

Photo#

SURNAME

GIVEN NAME

BIRTH

DEATH

INSCRIPTION/COMMENT

103

61

ALLISON

Bertha

Apr 17, 1908

Nov 11, 1973

(stone sunken)

103

60

ALLISON

Mary

Aug 14, 1866

Jul 14, 1969

(stone sunken)

717

36

ANDERSON

Tea

Mar 10, 1883

Jul 15, 1955

 

103

57

BAKER

Lucinda

Abt. 1826

Jun 11, 1925

 

717

14/38

COBB

Lucy

Jun 26, 1900

Apr 18, 1948

 

 

 

COBB

Willie Lee

Jun 27, 1914

Jul 11, 2002

(submitted by Brenda Sims) 

717

26

COGBILL

Asa

Jan 15, 1879

Mar 25, 1960

"Deacon"

103

 

COGBILL

Rudella

 

Nov 22, 1936

Aged 51 Years

717

31

CRAWFORD

Veronica L.

Sep 27, 1973

Sep 17, 1999

"Love Always"

717

32

CRAWFORD

Willie

Oct 01, 1920

Jan 23, 1978

 

103

 

EDWARD

Bur. V. ??

Oct 12, 1894

Mar 4, 1919

Triple stone, deteriorated, with Morcha? Pernell/Howard Pernell

717

25

FARMER

Ether

Apr 06, 1895

Jan 29, 1960

Ark PVT 544 SVC BN Engr Corps World War I

103

66

FOUNTAIN

Julia

Sep 12, 1890

Apr 13, 1971

 

717

16

FULTZ

Pennie

Jan 06, 1913

May 08, 1978

Double with Rogest

717

16

FULTZ

Rogest

Sep 15, 1897

Aug 01, 1973

Double with Pennie

103

54

HARRIS

Callie

Mar 4, 1880

Nov 22, 1947

“Mother”

103

65

HASKIN

Orlando

Aug 8, 1899

Aug 2, 1982

(Double with Ora B.)

103

64

HASKIN

Ora B.

Jul 15, 1901

Jul 2, 1983

(Double with Orlando)

103

63

HASKIN

Tommy

1947

2000

Woodard Funeral Home

103

69

HASKING

London D.

Mar 5, 1912

Dec 18, 1969

 

717

22

JONES

Gregory B.

Dec 26, 1953

Aug 08, 1973

 

717

20

JONES

Tomie

Dec 30, 1921

Jun 17, 1961

Ark PFO US Army World War II

103

59

JONES

Whit J.

 

Jan 14, 1967

 

717

21

KING

Lula

Mar 16, 1893

Jun 03, 1963

 

717

18

LACY

Elvira

Mar 15, 1896

Oct 17, 1985

 

717

17

LACY

Fred I.

May 18, 1922

Oct 25, 1973

 

103

 

LACY

Mattie

 

1949

Age 78 years

717

24

McCLINIC

Linzy

Aug 27, 1883

Sep 12, 1959

 

717

23

McCLINIC

Minnie

Jul 16, 1881

Apr 22, 1963

 

717

15/37

McCLINIC

Timothy Darnell

Jul 02, 1940

Aug 19, 1954

 

103

68

NICHOLS

Ethel L.

Jan 2, 1903

Sep 1, 1969

 

103

 

PERNELL

Howard

 

 

Triple stone, deteriorated, with Morcha? Pernell/Bur V. ? Edward

103

 

PERNELL

Morcha?

1898

1914

Triple stone, deteriorated, with Howard Pernell/Bur V. ? Edward

103

58

RODGERS

Lovada

Sep 16, 1902

Nov 23, 1948

Age 45 years old

717

35

SMALLWOOD

Fronie

1910

2000

Woodard Funeral Home

717

33

SMALLWOOD

Juanita

Dec 01, 1915

Feb 28, 1978

 

717

34

SMALLWOOD

Lonzo

Sep 9, 1905

Dec 31, 1982 

(stone sunken)

717

27

SULLIVAN

Altha B.

Oct 15, 1909

Aug 01, 1994

 

717

28

TERRY

Grant

 

Oct 03, 1898

Age 22 years old

717

29

TURBEVILLE

Alice Rebecca

1880

1953

 

103

 

TURBEVILLE

Ernest

Dec 2, ????

Sep 1, 1940

 

103

 

TURBEVILLE

Rolland

Sep 3, ????

Dec 14, 19?2

 

717

19

VANN

Louise Parker

Nov 22, 1914

Aug 22, 1991

 

103

56

VAUGHN

Cora

Feb 22, 1882

Feb 26, 1946

“At Rest”

103

67

WALTON

Melvin

 

 

(deteriorated, unreadable)

717

30

WILLIAMS

Carlene

Apr 07, 1882

Jun 03, 1964

"Mother"

 

 

 

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