SPOTTS CEMETERY
SHARP COUNTY, ARKANSAS

The following information is from the files located at the Sharp County Extension Office in Ash Flat, Arkansas. This cemetery is located 3 miles north of Poughkeepsie on Highway 58 and about ½ mile west.

I would like to thank Gloria and her mother for their work in collecting and typing this information.


Following is a note that was at the end of this record:
October, 1997
These are the original cemetery records from the County Extension Office in Ash Flat, Sharp Co., AR. I have added some names and dates that I have found in my research of the Medlock and related families. To this list, I have added some records from the Arkansas Confederate Pension Applications, compiled by Desmond Walls Allen.
                          Betty Roach
                          Glendale, Arizona

Abee, John A.    10-31-1872 to 12-9-1937
Abee, Mary Etta           Died 12-8-1967
Abee, W. F. (T.)    5-11-1875 to 11-24-1915

Barnes, Evelyn    9-18-1931 to 7-19-1934
Barnes, Fannie    12-21-1863 to 8-19-1924
Barnes, Jennie Norris     6-20-1905 to 3-13-1942
Bearden, Davie     12-15-1872 to 3-7-1918
Bearden, Paralee Sauls Tompkins   1874 to 1958
Biggs, Donna      12-10-1877 to 10-5-1935
Biggs, Floyd     8-19-1905 to 9-18-1905
Biggs, F. M.     10-17-1872 to 8-17-1957
Biggs, G(a)the® M.                2-19-1890 to 8-17-1890
Biggs, Jasper     5-12-1895 to 5-18-1895
Biggs, Katherine Joan      4-12-1935 to 4-20-1935
Biggs, Mary Ann    9-16-1838 to 6-12-1934   Wife of Alexander
Biggs, Shirley Ann     3-4-1936 to 11-3-1939
Biggs, Tommie Higginbottom    4-13-1906 to 12-31-1936
Blackburn, Hanna    12-1869 to 3-15-1940
Brandon, Amanda     9-19-1819 to 1-19-1874
Brandon, Amanda    2-8-1868 to 9-2-1882
Brandon, Carroll C.    4-27-1885 to 2-12-1952
Brandon, Fannie (Barnes) ??    12-21-863 to 8-19-1924
Brandon, G. H.    2-24-1880 to 3-19-1909
Brandon, Hiram    9-3-1903 to 2-28-1918
Brandon, John T.     8-15-1871 to 7-16-1902
Brandon, Mary Ann    5-19-1843 to 8-20-1871
Brandon, Molinda     3-4-1853 to 5-18-1883
Brandon, Rosa Amanda Wagner    12-1-1891 to 2-16-1971   Wife of Carroll C.
Brandon, Sarah E.   1-22-1851 to 7-25-1902   Wife of J. H.
Brandon, Sarah W.   5-29-1854 to 7-5-1889
Brandon, Thomas (T.A.) A.        12-28-1851 to 10-26-1908
Bryant, Marie Smith  1-19-1926 to No Date  Wife of Mitchell
Bryant, Mitchell    10-2-1922 to 12-1-1992
Breakfield, Lucy     12-12-1835 to 1-28-1912
Burnett, Ir(a)n?   11-21-1837 to 9-16-1866

Campbell, Celia (nee Gay)  1-28-1894 to 10-23-1989
Campbell, Clyde       1907 to 1952
Campbell, Eliza C.   9-9-1852 to 3-17-1906
Campbell, Maude Brandon    1882 to 1949
Campbell, W. T.     1-5-1853 to 7-10-1914
Coats, Coyla Jane Thomas     21-1-1916 to 10-21-1992
Coats, John  Edward     11-3-1912 to 6-1-1993

Daniel, Isabell    10-4-1906 to 4-27-1995
Denton, Gladys      Died 7-23-1948

Eaves, Deward      6-25-1930 to 7-21-1949
Eaves, William (W.A.)  A.    4-12-1882 to 6-9-1954
Edwards, Louise   Died 3-16-1872   39 years, 1 month 21 days

Freeman, Amanda Wells   5-2-1876 to 12-21-1937  Wife of John Thomas
Freeman, Charlie F.    2-22-1874 to 4-15-1930
Freeman, Emaline Russell    1893 to 1-1-1989  Wife of Thomas Burl “Burl” (SS rec.) 9-8-1891
Freeman, George W.   3-19-1872 to 12-8-1906  34 yrs. 8 months 19 days
Freeman, John (J.T.) Thomas    2-7-1867 to 7-19-1937
Freeman, L. F.     12-2-1818 to 12-20-1907
Freeman, Lena S. Simpson     1-30-1912 to 9-8-1984
Freeman, Lester C.    10-3-1909 to 7-2-1975  Pvt. U.S.Army WW II
Freeman, Lone E.    10-14-1878 to 1-24-1962
Freeman, Nora   10-28-1916 to 8-9-1918
Freeman, Ola     11-14-1839 to 9-3-1899
Freeman, Thomas Berl (BerL)   1891 to 1970 (SS record-4-22-1890 to 1-1970)
Freeman, U. Lar(n)?    3-4-1903 to 6-5-1905
Freeman, Veda      2-24-1918 to 11-14-1918

Gay, Joseph (J.A.) Allen    11-10-1863 to 2-2-1940
Gay, Lunie Norris    10-9-1879 to 9-1912
Gay, Malissia J. Ring     11-13-1861 to 11-19-1920   Wife of J. A.
Gay, Nancy E.    11-21-1848 to 1-1-1933   Wife of Thomas B.
Gay, Thomas B.   9-2-1823 to 11-1-1911  Co. D, 7 Ark. Inf.
Graham, Josephine Flanagan    11-17-1865 to 5-24-1939
Graham, J. W.   12-22-1829-59? To 4-26-1940
Green, James Cecil (obit) 7-15-1916 to 9-9-1998 Husband of Alene “Medlock”
Green, W. F.    12-7-1874 to 4-20-1947
Green, Zona   7-30-1883 to 1967    Wife of W. F.

Haney, Elvira Johnson   1887 to 1957   Wife of T. J.
Haney, Mary E. Brightwell    1864 to 1908  Wife of T. J.
Haney, Thomas (T.J.) Jefferson    3-4-1866 to 6-1-1944
Hank, Archie Edward   10-23-1888 to 3-26-1963
Harrison, Charles C(C.M.) Magness   10-7-1907 to 10-26-1966
Harrison, Leola Mae   4-3-1926 to 2-6-1990
Harrison, Virgie Bell Brandon  1-16-1913 to 6-14-1976  Wife of Charles M.
Haynes, Oliver     11-3-1896 to 4-19-1968
Heath, Charlie C.     1882 to 1951
Heath, Infant     Died 3-23-1937
Heath, Viva Ella    1885 to 1964
Higginbottom, Allie Bettis   1-5-1876 to 3-2-1941   Wife of Hardy
Higginbotton, Hardy T.    10-9-1873 to 12-7-1965   age 92 years
Hill, Albert Brandon     12-25-1887 to 4-14-1934
Himes, Infant son of J. D.    3-6-1921 to 3-13-1921
Himes, Baby     Died 12-28-1927
Himes, Bertha Norris  (obit)  1908 to 9-1-1982 (S.S. record. 8-4-1907)  74 yrs.
Himes, Conley     10-12-1908 to 5-24-1966
Himes, J. D., Sr.     10-12-1849 to 11-3-1938
Himes, D. D.     1-20-1850 to 2-5-1940 ??
Himes, Edgar      8-20-1893 to 8-24-1966
Himes, Edy    1-20-1850 to 2-5-1914  Wife of J. D., Sr.
Himes, J. D., Jr.    8-20-1871 to 6-14-1948
Himes, Marion    7-18-1869 to 5-9-1947
Himes, Martha Norris    11-8-1887 to 10-25-1973   Wife of J. D., Jr.
Huckabee, Bonnie(Bamma) S. Watkins   10-11-1897 to 10-6-1984 Wife of David
Huckabee, David Clarence     7-19-1898 to 3-31-1993
Huckabee, Sarah Francis     7-22-1856 to 4-8-1927
Huckabee, William James    6-23-1846 to 8-13-1935 ? Co. G. 4 Ar. Inf.
Hulett, Edna    4-18-1902 to 8-24-1935
Hurst, Billie Thomas   3-25-1931 to6-7-1931
Hurst, Clementine (Clem) Freeman   2-7-1887 to 1-9-1944
Hurst, Eulah    12-22-1911 to 4-21-196
Hurst, Everett      1-12-1907 to 5-13-1926
Hurst, Garfield  6-12-1919 to 7-12-1984 S/Sgt. 321st Inf. 81 Div.
Hurst, Infant      Died   7-5-1916
Hurst, Jarvey J.W.   2-27-1914 to 7-17-1918
Hurst,  6 children of Clem & H. W.  No dates
Hurst, Horace (H.W.) W.   4-30-1881 to 2-7-1956
Hutchinson, Auden    9-28-1892 to 1-7-1900
Hutchinson, Bama E.    10-22-1893 to 7-15-1970  Wife of Homer
Hutchinson, Oolee        7-27-1917 2-15-1945
Hutsell, Mary Arizona     1-17-1883 to 11-13-1948
Hutsell, Samuel A.    82 yrs,. Died  3-3-1965
Hyslip, Audrey M.    8-11-1912 to No Date   Wife of Everett
Hyslip, Everett R.     7-22-1908 to 12-19-1981
Hyslip, George W.    8-24-1880 to 3-10-1969
Hyslip, Infant   10-11-1934 to 10-22-1934  Son of Audrey & Everett
Hyslip, N. Emily     5-23-1885 to 3-21-1917

Kelley, Calvin Joseph     9-11-1869 to 6-28-1949
Kelley, C. D.    11-21-1872 to 9-5-1899   Wife of Calvin Joseph
Kelley, Evvie ?    10-10-1894 to 10-6-1900
Kelley, Lewis Milton      10-30-1909 to 11-7-1993
Kelley, Mary Frances Winkley    6-26-1875 to 7-13-1958 (1955?)
Kelley, William B.    1898 to  1942
King, Charles Manford T.    5-11-1941 to 5-24-1941

McCoy, L. F.    4-7-1894 to 1-29-1923
McCoy, Mary     4-7-1898 to 2-14-1923
Medlock, Blanchie Lee Green    1-20-1884/85 to 3-6-1946   Wife of William C.
Medlock, Charla Faye Robbins    1-26-1936 to 12-8-1988   Wife of Jerry B.
Medlock, Dennis Dale    8-11-1946 to 8-9-1983   Son of Inez & James  Albert
Medlock, Flora Himes   12-3-1878 to 5-25-1949  Wife of George W.
Medlock, Ida Mae Shirley   6-22-1928 to 2-21-1999  Wife of Muriel G.
Medlock, Inez May Day    8-5-1926 to 11-30-1991  Wife of James Albert
Medlock, James Albert   5-12-1913 to 1-16-1987
Medlock, Jerry B. (Bill)    1-14-1930 to 2-12-1976
Medlock, Muriel G.    2-14-1923 to 3-6-1990
Medlock, William (W.C.) Calvin    9-7-1886 to 10-6-1969
Morgan, Almola  Norris    7-23-1933 to No Date   Wife of James Newton
Morgan, Bobbie Bearden     10-13-1930 to 2-17-1996   Wife of Eugene
Morgan, Eugene (Gene)   1-1-1929 to 6-23-1987  Son of Ovetta & J.W.
Morgan, James Newton    3-16-1927 to 2-7-1994  Parents of: Larry, Tommy, Marty
Morgan, James W.    5-4-1904 to 10-18-1965
Morgan, Ovetta F. Thomas    3-24-1905 to 3-31-1997  Wife of James W.

Norris, Beady    10-25-1903 to 12-16-1903
Norris, Callie B. Brandon    1879 to 2-8-1896
Norris, Carrol (C.J.) Jeff     1875 to 1958
Norris, Dora (nee Gay)      1881 to 1950
Norris, Everett C. L.    12-10-1915 to 3-19-1944
Norris, George    11-29-1884 to 2-25-1962
Norris, Hubert     9-19-1905 to 11-4-1921
Norris, Infant daughter of Ella & C.L.   Died 8-6-1919
Norris, James     4-15-1857 to 11-21-1911
Norris, Jim    11-29-1884 to 7-26-1966
Norris, Lisie    11-21-1888 to 11-21-1888
Norris, Lon N.    1887 to 1940
Norris, Lula    10-24-1877 to 2-11-1889
Norris, Luna    1-1-1894 to 8-9-1954
Norris, Mary      6-1854 to 5-26-1923
Norris, Maude Sanders (from obit)  1889 to 5-25-1976 Wife of L. N.
Norris, Nicholas    1825 to 1863  38 Ark. Inf, Conf. States Army
Norris, Patsy Stewart     1860 to 1937
Norris, Sarah L. Biggs   10-25-1880 to 5-3-1927
Norris, Thomas     12-25-1849 to 4-27-1930
Norris, Trishie Lou Taylor   Died 5-16-1979  66-69 years old
Norris, W. (Little Tom) T.     1854 to 1930
Norris, William S.     3-23-1870 to 5-13-1960

Parsley, Charley    8-19-1881 to 9-24-1963
Parsley, Myrtle     12-1-1887 to 12-12-1939
Pleasant, Auda Q. Haney     1896 to No Date

Richardson, Earl       5-23-1906 to 10-27-1947
Riddle, Mary Ann     4-6-1869 to 2-9-1901
Ring, Tennessee Brightwell   1-1-1853 to 6-24-1923
Rush, Johnnie     Died 8-19-1948
Russell, Lige     6-13-1910 to 9-2-1946
Russell, Tishie (Brandon) Norris    9-3-1881 to 1-17-1965

Sanders, Tennessee (Norris) McFarlin  7-16-1832 to 2-10-1922 (lst husband-Nicholas Norris)
Sauls, Ed. Sr.      1868 to 1893
Simpson, Charley E.   12-12-1878 to 1-18-1956
Simpson, Infant   11-21-1873 to 11-22-1873
Simpson, Infant daughter of Leon & Juaneta   Died 10-9-1939
Simpson, Jennie    10-25-1812 ?? to 1-7-1917 ??
Simpson, M. R.    2-25-1853 to 2-1-1905
Simpson, W. N.     3-11-1847 to 10-8-1892
Smith, Allen G.    11-3-1890 to 6-6-1962
Smith, Bertha Freeman   2-27-1899 to 7-19-1994  Wife of Otto
Smith, Doris     3-29-1910 to 7-12-1911
Smith, George W.   5-7-1878 to 7-12-1939
Smith, Infant      Died 7-27-1922
Smith, Mary C.     4-18-1866 to 2-12-1918
Smith, Naomi Nora Medlock   7-16-1920 to No Date  Wife of Raymond L.
Smith, Otto     7-18-1901 to 4-26-1973
Smith, Owen     11-30-1911 to 1-2-1913
Smith, Raymond L.  3-28-1919 to 10-1-1984  Son of Bertha & Otto
Smith, T. C.    7-8-1858 to 1-20-1913
Smith, William E.    4-6-1893 to 9-12-1965
Snyder, Helen Marie Huckabee     12-5-1940 to 7-26-1973
Snyder, Patricia M. Medlock   4-21-1949 to 2-4-1997
Spotts, Hugh     8-28-1815 to 10-6-1904
Spotts, N. G.      10-6-1857 to 4-19-1911
Stewart J. K.      1854 to 1904

Tanner, Allie Jane Medlock  3-11-1910 to 11-13-1975  Wife of Lee J.
Tanner, Lee J.    8-3-1915 to 5-26-1982
Taylor, A. D.     5-14-1849 to 4-29-1925
Taylor, Mary Ann    1-8-1854 to 7-28-1941
Taylor, Zandra     8-5-1898 to 3-16-1926
Thomas, Bertha Jackson   6-4-1907 to 4-17-1986  Wife of G. W.
Thomas, George “Bill” William   4-23-1908 to 6-17-1984  Parents of: Melvis, Dorothy, John, Amelia
Thomas, Mattie A.   8-6-1887 to 10-3-1970  Wife of Sam. N.
Thomas, Samuel N.   5-6-1880 to 2-16-1963
Thompson, Annis      1831 to 1881
Thompson, Fannie E.     10-1-1861 to 8-20-1933
Thompson, M. A.     Died 1-31-1857
Thompson, Mack Ray    11-19-1920 to 2-17-1943
Thompson, M. D.     11-1-1886 to 11-4-1910
Thompson, Marion     7-15-1848 to 5-9-1900
Thompson, Tolar M.     4-26-1901 to 6-2-1934
Tompkins, Carroll    3-23-1805 ?? to 9-16-1931??
Tompkins, Cliffie    10-11-1882 to 12-24-1944
Tompkins, Dudley    10-13-1891 to 10-24-1959
Tompkins, Effie     6-13-1888 to 6-19-1965
Tompkins, Lurana    10-29-1885 to 3-9-1916
Tompkins, Smithie      10-9-1858 to 5-9-1897
Tompkins, T. J.   12-12-1860 to 11-6-1924
Tompkins, Vivian W.    6-22-1915 to 3-22-1958

Van Winkle, Monie    5-4-1865 to 3-10-1939

Watkins, Mary Ann     1866 to 1945
Watkins, Virgie  1910 to 3-7-1915  age 5 years Daughter of Willis (from obit-3-12-1915)
Wells, Nancy (N.A.) Ann McKinley   1-2-1827 to 9-30-1916
Wilkins, Virgie   10-21-1910 to 5-7-1915 (This girl may be same as  Virgie Watkins)


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