Merryville Community Cemetery

    


Listing Compiled by
Evelyn E. Cole and Roberta B. Doty
December 1991

This is a black cemetery located just east of Merryville on the north side of US Highway 190, this cemetery is easily reached.
from DeRidder, La. The cemetery itself is rather large, 3 to 4 acres, but only a portion of it is in use.There are some trees and shrubs. 
Pictures are thanks to Duffy & Kathy, and Lee Manning

GORDO
ALLEN, BLUETT    1902   1989    US Army WWII
ASHWORTH, MARGIE SMITH SEP 28 1934 OCT 13 1963
BANNION, DELIA O 1857 1963
BEATY, CLARENCE  JR MAY 21 1943 APR 12 1976
BOWIE, ELIZA FEB 29 1889 FEB 26 1975
BOWIE, EMMA JUN 10 1930 OCT 11 1951
BOWIE, FRANK 1892 1941
BOWIE, FRANK JR 1925 1986
BRANDON, Aubrey Brinsley   d. Oct 29, 2005   Age 33  (obit)
BRANDON, Elbert Jr     Jan 21, 1951   Mar 15, 2004     HTFR US Navy
BROOKS, JOHN DEC 7 1880 SEP 26 1943
BROOKS, TENSI NOV 22 1883 DEC 22 1951
CARRIE, --- 1890 1992
CLARK, WALKER OCT 7 1877 NOV 16 1927 [Queen of West Chamber 3033]
COLLINS, CELLIE OCT 24 1874 JUL 27 1958
COMO,  MARIE OCT 20 1912 FEB 24 1985
CONNER, EARL FEB 17 1902 JAN 19 1988
CONNER, Henry     Aug 10, 1943    Jul 28, 2004
CORMIER, ANNA,MRS d-JUN 3 1904 age 71
CROSS, N.J. (PROF) MAR 15 1882 JUL 29 1966 [FATHER and HUSBAND]
DAVIS, RHASTUS HILL JAN 6 1912 APR 9 1970 MM-TX Pfc USARMY WWII
DAVIS, Willie     Can't see dates     US Army WWII
DRISKER, LEONARD RAY d-JAN 5 1954 age 23
DRISKER, Robert Harvey    Jul 25, 1923   Oct 16, 2004   STM1 US Navy
DUNNINGS, MARY DEC 18 ---    Jan 24 1919 age 77
DUNNINGS, DAISY R OCT 7 1889 SEP 24 1985
FLEMONES, ASHLEY TEARA AUG 18 1988 OCT 14 1991
FLEMONES, MELVIN APR 20 1962 OCT 17 1989
FOWLER, JACK MAR 12 1902 OCT 31 1943 MM-La Pvt 2048 QM Truck Co AVN
GADDIS, Mackie Gill     Jun 2, 1916   Mar 3, 2001
GALLASPIE, Princelea      JUN 20 1889 JUN 23 1959 [M]
GILDS, Eddie B Harvey    Apr 27, 1932   Dec 29, 1999   w/o Jacques Erwin Gilds
GILDS, Jacques Erwin     Jan 10, 1923    Jun 24, 1998
GILL, ELLIS MAY 3 1885 APR 16 1942
GILL, Ellis W    Mar 9, 1915   Nov 5, 1983
GILL, FLORESTINE JUN 29 1938 APR 23 1947
GILL, Hobbie James Sr     Feb 7, 1931   Jun 6, 2000    PFC US Army
GILL, HOSEA SEP 16 1912 JAN 2 1989
GILL, MARY PIERCE AUG 30 1919 JAN 17 1993 w\o MATTHEW GILL,SR [M]
GILL, MATTHEW SR MAY 26 1914 JUN 30 1983 h\o MARY P.GILL
GILL, ODELLA 1923 1963
GILL, RUBY     FEB 12 1926    ****    w/o Hosea Gill
GILL, Willie Joe      Jan 7, 1940   Dec 5, 2007    Mother
GLASPIE, John     Jul 5, 1932   Sept 15, 2009    h/o Aslomia Glaspie
GORDON, JOHN APR 9 1887 DEC 28 1964 MM-La Pvt Co D 328 SUC BN QMC WWI
GORDON, MAGGIE DEC 25 1889 MAY 16 1973 [M]
GRANT, HETTIE SEP 6 1882 AUG 10 1955
GRAVE COVERED WITH CEMENT
2 GRAVES [with flowers]
HARTS, JULIUS d-MAR 23 1942 [TOMBSTONE NOT FOUND]
HARVEY, ROBERT T SEP 7 1926 JUL 3 1951 MM-La Pfc Co A 80 Inf WWII
HAYWARD, Burk    Oct 27, 1913   Aug 24, 1998    PFC US Army WWII
HENTON, EMMIT    [Date buried] MM-La Pvt USMC Korea
HICKMAN, Patsy Ruth    Nov 26, 1937   Jul 2, 2005
HILL, Willie Jr    Aug 19, 1949   Jun 17, 1981
HILLS, JOHN NOV 1 1897 DEC 28 1983
HILLS, OLEVIA S SEP 5 1906 JAN 11 1979 [M]
HINTON, Linwood Bernard    Nov 4, 1928   Nov 13, 2005    SP3 US Army
HINTON, Emmit Jr    Dec 7, 1930   Jan 23, 1972   LA Pvt US Marine Corps Korea 
HOOPER, Alfred Earl    Oct 4, 1953   Feb 20, 2001    SP4 US Army
HOOPER, Essie Delores    Jul 13, 1930   Sept 2, 2007    w/o Lonzo Hooper
HOOPER, Lonzo  Dec 12, 1923   Jul 14, 1998     PFC US Marine Corps WWII
HORACE, Earnest    Jun 15, 1895   Sept 10, 19552    LA Pvt 812 Pioneer Inf WWI
HUDDLESTON, HARLEY FEB 4 1894 JUN 22 1977
HUDDLESTON, JOHNNIE B 1923 1979 MM-USARMY WWII
HUDSON, EDWARD O SEP 27 1897 JUN 15 1981
HUDSON, MARY T OCT 3 1912 DEC 1 1987 [M]
HUDSON, Sammy Glenn    Dec 17, 1954   Mar 8, 2007
JACKSON, Claudia D  "Madea"    Apr 15, 1936   Jun 23, 2009
JINER, LELAR SMITH OCT 14 1910 FEB 19 1978 [M]
JOHN, Sam    Nov 3, 1892   Jan 11, 1969    Wagr Co B 520 Engineers WWI
JOHNSON, ELLA MAE MAY 6 1920 FEB 19 1989
JOHNSON, WASH APR 15 1898 OCT 8 1918
JONES, CHARLES D 1913 1980 MM-Pvt USARMY WWII
JONES, Frankie L    Aug 20, 1949   Mar 30, 2006
JONES, SAM 1892 NOV 1 1969 MM-La Wagr Co B 520 Engr WWI
JORDAN, LUKE JUL 25 1927 DEC 9 1987 [FATHER]
KELLOGG, Monique Coleman   Dec 15, 1905   Mar 5, 1945
KNIGHTON, MINTIE JAN 18 1894 FEB 1 1942
KNIGHTON, THOMAS L MOV 2 1918 SEP 13 1941
KNIGHTON, VERLENE DEC 27 1945 AUG 31 1974
KYLE, Blann Lennard Jr    Nov 11, 1976   Jul 25, 2002   HM3 US Navy
KYLE, OPHELIA     Jun 30, 1925   Dec 1 1988 age 63    w/o Woodie Kyle  mar Oct 3, 1946
KYLE, Woodie    Apr 2, 1912   Nov 18, 1999    PFC US Army WWII
LARGE CEMENT CROSS MAY 1911
MARSHALL, DEAN APR 20 1914 APR 19 1992
MARTIN, Doris Ann     Sept 11, 1947   Dec 10, 1993
MARZETTE, ANTONIA VIRGINIA OCT 28 1974 JUN 27 1987
MAXIE, ESTELLA JUL 4 1904 MAR 10 1944
MAXIE, LOUIS AUG 14 1899 SEP 14 1967
McCRAY, LULA SEP 12 1890 NOV 15 1919 [[QUEEN OF THE WEST CHAMBER 303]
McFARLAND, ROSA OCT 10 1885 SEP 15 1975
MICKENS, HENRY SEP 27 1889 OCT 2 1975
MICKENS, INA CHARLES FEB 5 1915 DEC 21 1952
MICKENS, LEON MILLITON NOV 2 1911 1928
MICKENS, PRISCILLA DEC 21 1889 SEP 4 1972
[A Military marker which is sinking face down-too heavy to lift and read]
MILLER, JOHNNIE DEC 15 1887 MAR 29 1967 [F]
MILLER, MARY G APR 7 1890 FEB 14 1962 [M]
MOORE, CELIE NOV 5 1857 JAN 6 1940
MOORE, CHARLIE MAR 10 1858 SEP 25 194-
PALMER, OSCAR    NOV 28 1923  NOV 24 1970 MM-La Pfc 678 ORD Ammo Co WWII
PERKINS, ELISA H   d-NOV 27 1930
POWELL, Ella Mae    Feb 21, 1931   Jan 3, 1994
POWELL, JAMES SR  Aug 7, 1923  JAN 15 1993 age 70   US Army WWII
POWELL, Leonard Lee    Jan 16, 1966   May 12, 1995
ROBERSON, PERLEY (MRS) JUL 4 1894 APR 29 1982
ROBERSON, LIZZIE JUL 14 1890 JUL 13 1987
ROBERSON, W.M. JUN 18 1888 APR 24 1955
ROBINSON, MYRTLE GILL NOV 1 1910 APR 23 1973
ROSEMON, VIRGINIA DEC 1 1893 JUL -- ---
ROWLS, JESSIE M 1911 1945
RUTH ---- ---OCT 1 1909---
SAMUEL, DAISY LEE    JUN 5 1932 ** [PHOTO]
SAMUEL, SOPHERONIA DEC 3 1890 APR 28 1976 [PHOTO]
SCOTT, ABRAHAM    d. NOV 10 1933 MM-La Pvt ICI 409 Res Labor BN QMC
SHELTON, Curtis    Aug 18, 1931   Jun 17, 1995
SHIPP, Aatrice May    Oct 1, 1933   Jul 8, 1985
SMITH, EFFIE JUL 12 1888 NOV 18 1979
SMITH, Felicia B   White wooden cross.......dates aren't legible
SMITH, HENRY DEC 25 1889 DEC 4 1941
SMITH, -- JUN 30 1887 DEC 13 1919    (top of stone is broken)
SMITH,  Luetichey Jackson Mackelyn   Feb 2, 1875   Jun 18, 1961
SPIKES
STEVENSON, JOHNNY FEB 15 1904 NOV 5 1980
STEVENSON, Pearlie     dates are below ground
SWEET, George      dates are below ground   US Army
SWEET, JOE DEC 13 1944 SEP 7 1972 [SON]
SWEET, ROSETTA LEWIS MAY 12 1920 FEB 26 1990
THOMAS, Inez Bowie   Nov 1, 1922   Feb 14, 2004
THOMPSON, Edna Marie Bowie    Apr 26, 1930  Apr 6, 1999
THORNTON, Dona Allen    Oct 20, 1899   Jun 25, 1940   w/o S Thornton
TOLIVER, MABLE M AUG 29 1919 JUN 29 1980
TRAYLOR, Clyde    Mar 15, 1896   Aug 7, 1971
TRAYLOR, DELLAR P MAY 2 1886 AUG 7 1984
VALLERY, Florice   Jul 19, 1916   May 4, 2002
VALLERY, Willie    Sept 23, 1925   Feb 23, 1997
VERCHER, Johnny    Oct 20, 1934   Dec 8, 1998
3 VAULTS
VAULT [Seems to be with PROF.N.J.CROSS]
VICKNAIR, BEATRICE AUG 10 1902 JUL 2 1974
WHITE, Charlie    Oct 25, 1937   Apr 10, 1981
WILLIAMS, I.C. 1918 1978
WILLIAMS, IDELLA W JUL 16 1921 MAR 16 1974
WILLIAMS, JESSIE LEE MAR 31 1910 MAR 2 1964
WILLIS, WILSON 1882 JUL 23 1963

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