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Washburn Prairie Cemetery, Barry Co., MO

Name Born Died Research Notes & Inscriptions Researcher or Resource
V. C. S. No Date No Date Research Note: This stone is near the Fielding stones and near the stone for Martha A. Shannon. Photo
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SAGE, Susan (SMITH) Dec. 25, 1839
MO
Sept. 22, 1901
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: W. W. Sage - Research Note: She was listed in 1880 as born in MO, and with both of her parents born in TN. She married William W. Sage, Dec. 23, 1858, in Jackson Co., MO. Their daughter, Susan Belle, married John B. Adcock. - 1900 Census, Washburn, Barry, Missouri Susan is widowed, age 60, born Dec. 1839 MO, mother of 11 children, 7 living, married in 1853, her son James Leroy, single, age 24 is living with her. - Another Photo Note
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SAGE, William W. Feb. 11, 1826
VA
Feb. 21, 1893
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Susan - Research Note: In 1880 they were living in Barry Co., MO, and had children: Joseph, Thomas, John, Charles, Leroy, Peter and Susan B. - Phyllis Note: I find them in 1880 Census, Kansas, Miami, Sugar Creek, District 145 William W., age 54, farmer; Susan, wife, age 40; Joseph, son, age 20, born MO; Thomas J., son, age 18, born MO; John W., son, age 17, born MO; Charles W., son, age 15, born MO; Peter, son, age 6, born KS; Leroy, son, age 4, born KS; Susan B., daughter, age 2, born KS. - Another Photo Note
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SALMON, Edna Bryon (MCCLURE) Jan. 3, 1848 Oct. 5, 1885 Inscription: "Wife of A. R. Salmon" - Research Note: Her husband was Anderson Salmon, died July 12, 1926, and she was the daughter of William McClure and Sara Paulina Tennant. - 1880 Census, Sugar Creek, Barry, Missouri Anderson Salmon, age 31, born AR, carpenter; Edna, wife, age 31, born MO; Effie, daughter, age 7; Andy, son, age 5; John, son, age 2. Edna and Anderson were married in Barry Co., MO on Nov. 16, 1870. Census
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SALRIN, Rob Roy Mar. 25, 1953 Apr. 28, 1978 Inscription: "Beloved Husband" Photo
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SARTIN, J. S. Abt. 1842 June 6, 1879 Inscription: "Aged 37 years" Photo
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SCHELL, Billy Wayne Feb. 26, 1930
McDonald Co., MO
Dec. 9, 1996
Eagle Rock,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Dollie - Research Note: Cassville resident. Billy Wayne Schell, age 66, died Monday night in a car accident at Eagle Rock. Mr. Schell was born Feb. 26, 1930, in McDonald County. He was raised at Sugar Creek. He attended Roller School and was graduated in 1948 from Washburn High School. He was owner of Great Plains Construction, which installed pipelines nationwide. He also was a cattle rancher and businessman. - Back of Stone News-Gazette,
Dec. 18, 1996
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SCHELL, Christine Naomi (ARMSTRONG) June 4, 1928
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
June 6, 2004
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Christine N. Schell, age 76, of Washburn, died June 6, 2004, at her home. She was born June 4, 1928, in Washburn to Franklin P. and Blanche (Watson) Armstrong. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl S. Schell (divorced) who preceded her in death on Feb. 8, 1991, and by one granddaughter, Angel Lakey. - Back of Stone Morning News
June 9, 2004
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SCHELL, Dollie (THOMAS) Sept. 13, 1930 No Date SSW: Billy Wayne - Back of Stone Photos
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SCHOENHOFF, Louise E. June 11, 1905 Nov. 24, 1980 Research Note: SSDI gives her last residence as Kansas City, Jackson Co., MO. SS number was issued in MO. SSDI
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SCOLES, Dan Eugene, Rev. Apr. 1864 IA Feb. 12, 1907
Kansas City,
Jackson Co., MO
Research Note: February 23, 1907, Saturday, Cassville Democrat - Rev. Scoles of near Washburn, a Seventh Day Adventist divine, died in Kansas City, on Feb 12th, and the remains were shipped to Washburn and laid to rest in the Prairie Cemetery on the 13th. - Son of Isaiah and Helena (Stewart) Scoles. His wife was Melissa Elmore. - 1900 Census, Missouri, Barry, Washburn, District 16 Don or Dan Eugene Scoles, born Apr. 1864 IA, age 36, married 9 years, parents born MI, preacher; Melissa, wife, born Dec. 1866 IL, age 33, mother of one child, living, parents born IL; Elliott, son, born Apr. 1892 MO, age 8. Census
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SCOTT, Infant Bet. 1929 - 1934
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Bet. 1929 - 1934
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: This stillborn child was buried in the plot of Samuel H. Godard on north side. Son of Jay Sam'l & Laurel Hanley (Roselle) Scott. Grandson of Maple & Wm. Scott. Grandson of S. H. Godard. Brother of A. J. Scott (Lincoln, AR) & Rhoda Scott Moore (Cane Hill, AR). Alford John Scott Notes
Celie K. O'Rourke
SCOTT, Maple Dora (GODARD) Apr. 29, 1877
Girard,
Crawford, Co., KS
Mar. 3, 1953
Rest Home,
Bentonville,
Benton Co., AR
Research Note: North side, plot of her father, Samuel Hiram Godard, wife of Wm. R. Scott. Personal knowledge of grandson, A. J. Scott, Lincoln, AR. Mother of Jay Sam'l & Elliott Major Scott. Donna's Note: The place of her death was corrected with this obit - Cassville Republican, March 5, 1953 - LAST RITES TODAY FOR FORMER WASHBURN LADY - Funeral services will be held this (Thursday) afternoon at the Culver Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Maple D. Scott, a former resident of the Washburn community who passed away Tuesday, March 3, at a Rest Home in Bentonville, Ark. She was 75 years of age. Survivors include two sons, Major, formerly with the Rush Canning Co., in Cassville and Jay both of Ft. Smith, Ark; four grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and two sisters. Rev. Chas. VanZandt will officiate and burial will be in the Washburn Prairie Cemetery under direction of Culver’s. Alford John Scott Notes
Celie K. O'Rourke
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Barbara Erwin
SCOTT, William Romulas Dec. 3, 1858
Boone Co., IN
June 1, 1933
Home - Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Buried in plot of Sam'l H. Godard, his father-in-law. Personal knowledge of grandson A. J. Scott, Lincoln, AR. - Cassville Republican, June 8, 1933 Newspaper Account - William R. Scott, a former representative from Barry county to the General Assembly, died at his home in Washburn, Thursday, June 1st. He was born in Boone county, Indiana, December 3, 1858. he had lived in Barry county for a good many years. For the past eleven years he had been engaged in the hotel business in Washburn. Funeral services were held at 3:30 o'clock, Friday afternoon, June 2. Interment was made in the Washburn Prairie cemetery, under direction of the Horine-Culver Funeral service. He is survived by his widow and three children. The children are: Corn Heimlich of Ft. Scott, Kan., Jay and Major Scott of Washburn. He was the son of John D. Scott and Nancy Siddens. Alford John Scott Notes
Celie K. O'Rourke
Online Obit
Barbara Erwin
SEARL, E. H. "Pete" Aug. 12, 1918 Apr. 9, 1993 SSW: Winnie - Inscription: "Married Apr. 6, 1959" Photo
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SEARL, Winnie (STEPHENS) Mar. 10, 1941 No Date SSW: E. H. "Pete" - Inscription: "Married Apr. 6, 1959" - Research Note: Daughter of Ivan Eugene Stephens and Thelma Winona "Babe" Nodine. Note
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SENTER, Augusta (SKELTON) Apr. 30, 1863
IL
Aft. 1920 SSW: William - Research Note: 1900 Census, Arkansas, Lonoke, Cleveland, District 78 William Senter, head, born Apr. 1839 TN, age 61, married 20 years, parents born NC, farmer; Augusta, wife, born Apr. 1863 IL, age 37, married 20 years, mother of 8 children, all living, father born VA, mother KY; Senora, daughter, born Apr. 1875 MO, age 25; Lula, daughter, born Jan. 1879 MO, age 21; John, son, born Oct. 1882 MO, age 17; James, son, born Oct. 1884 MO, age 15; Emma, daughter, born July 1886 MO, age 13. - According to census, they were married in 1880. Senora/Nora and Lula are not the daughters of Augusta. That would leave 3 children of her own. - 1920 Census, Washburn, Barry, Missouri Augusta Senter, age 56, step-mother, is widowed and living with her step-daughter Lula and husband J. L. Sage. - January 15, 1914, Cassville Republican, Barry Co., MO Washburn News: B. M. Skelton of Great Falls, Mont., is visiting his sister, Mrs. Augusta Senter and brother T. M. Skelton on Roaring River. This is the first visit to Missouri in 10 years. - Another Photo Census
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SENTER, Billie Gene Apr. 4, 1924
Barry Co., MO
Oct. 17, 1933
Wheaton,
Barry, MO
Research Note: He was a son of Willie A. and Etta (Hoog) Senter. Phyllis' Note: He was a son of Willie Senters born Barry Co., MO and Etta May Hoog born Barry Co., MO. Sid Montgomery was the informant. Senter spelled Senters on death certificate. Stone has Senter. Burned in a house fire. Cause of death was burned over entire body and extremities. He and his mother both died in a house fire. Note
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SENTER, Etta Mae (HOOG) Jan. 11, 1896
Barry Co., MO
Oct. 17, 1933
Wheaton,
Barry, MO
Research Note: Oct. 28, 1915, Cassville Republican - Marriages, Willie Senters, 19, Washburn & Etta Hoog, 20, Washburn - Phyllis' Note: Her husband was Willie Senter and she was a daughter of J. P. Hoog born TN and Mary Erwin, born MO. Sid Montgomery was the informant. Senter spelled with Senters on the death certificate. Stone has Senter. She burned in a house fire. Cause of death was burns over entire body and extremities. Cause of fire was building a fire in the cook stove. Etta Mae's son, Billie Gene, died in the fire with her. Her husband, Willie, died in 1961 and his death certificate states that he was divorced. Probably from a second wife. Note
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SENTER, Florence Jennett Sept. 18, 1920
MO
Nov. 8, 1922
Washburn,
Barry, MO
Research Note: This child was 2 years, 8 months and 29 days old at the time of her death. She was a daughter of Willie Senters, born MO and Etta Hoog, born MO. Phyllis' Note: Senter is indexed as Centers on SOS - death certificate website. Etta was the informant. Cause of death was passive congestion brain. Note: This child was listed as Centers in the death certificates. She was 2 years, 8 months and 29 days old at the time of her death. She was a daughter of Willie Centers, born MO and Etta Hoog, born MO. Note
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SENTER, James T. Oct. 2, 1884 Apr. 8, 1902 Inscription: "Aged 17 Yrs. 14 Ds." - Research Note: This stone is next to a grave with a field stone marker. This cemetery stone is not in good condition. According to census he was the son of William Senter and Etta Mae Hoog. Note
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SENTER, Ned Mar. 9, 1927 Mar. 7, 1990 SSW: Wanda Dean - Inscription: "Married July 23, 1956" - Research Note: Son of Willie A. Senter and Etta Mae Hoog. - 1930 Census, Washburn, Barry, Missouri Willie A. Senter, head, age 33, married at age 18, born MO, father born TN, mother MO, farmer; Etta M., wife, age 34, married at age 19, born MO, father born TN, mother MO; Marie D., daughter, age 13, born MO; Everett R., son, age 12, born MO; Geneva, daughter, age 8, born MO; Donald A., son, age 6, born MO; Billy J., son, age 4, born MO; Ned N., son, age 3, born MO. - Another Photo Census
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SENTER, Wanda Dean (BANKS) May 20, 1935 No Date SSW: Ned - Inscription: "Married July 23, 1956" - Research Note: Daughter of Samuel Otis Banks and Velma Poe. - Another Photo Note
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SENTER, William Apr. 15, 1839 Apr. 22, 1904 SSW: Augusta - Inscription: "Aged 65 Yrs. 7 Ds." - Research Note: 1900 Census, Arkansas, Lonoke, Cleveland, District 78 William Senter, head, born Apr. 1839 TN, age 61, married 20 years, parents born NC, farmer; Augusta, wife, born Apr. 1863 IL, age 37, married 20 years, mother of 8 children, all living, father born VA, mother KY; Senora, daughter, born Apr. 1875 MO, age 25; Lula, daughter, born Jan. 1879 MO, age 21; John, son, born Oct. 1882 MO, age 17; James, son, born Oct. 1884 MO, age 15; Emma, daughter, born July 1886 MO, age 13. - According to census, they were married in 1880. Senora/Nora and Lula are not the daughters of Augusta. That would leave 3 children of her own. - Another Photo Census
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SENTER, Willie Augusta Sept. 29, 1896
MO
June 27, 1961
Mt. Vernon Sant.,
Mt. Vernon,
Lawrence Co., MO
Research Note: Culver Funeral Home records read that his father was William Samuel Senter and his mother was Eliza Jane Harper. His closest relative was Donald Senter, Exeter, MO. He was divorced and a farmer. The cause of death was malignant lymphoma with metastasis. - 1930 Census, Washburn, Barry, Missouri Willie A. Senter, head, age 33, married at age 18, born MO, father born TN, mother MO, farmer; Etta M., wife, age 34, married at age 19, born MO, father born TN, mother MO; Marie D., daughter, age 13, born MO; Everett R., son, age 12, born MO; Geneva, daughter, age 8, born MO; Donald A., son, age 6, born MO; Billy J., son, age 4, born MO; Ned N., son, age 3, born MO. Culver Funeral Home
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SEVERS, Connie Jean (TOWNSEND) (HAYWORTH) Feb. 16, 1962 No Date SSW: Ronnie Joe - Inscription: "Married Feb. 16, 1993" Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
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SEVERS, Ronnie Joe Aug. 7, 1953
Rogers,
Benton Co., AR
Dec. 9, 2001
So. Barry Co. Hosp.,
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Connie Jean - Inscription: "Married Feb. 16, 1993" - Research Note: Betty's Note: The date engraved within a heart. Inscribed: "Knot was tied to hitchin' post" "My Beloved Husband Gone But Not Forgotten". He was the son of Earl Severs and Faye Bigham. - The obit reads - Ronnie Joe Severs, age 48, of Washburn, died Dec. 9, 2001, at South Barry County Hospital in Cassville. He was born August 7, 1953, in Rogers, AR. He had been a truck driver and farm manager for Willow Brook Foods Inc. He attended the Church of Christ. He was a Marine Corps veteran. He married Connie J. Hayworth on February 16, 1993. He was preceded in death by his father, Earl Severs; and one step-brother, Earl Severs. Services will be 11 a.m. tomorrow, December 13, at Williamson Chapel in Cassville with Ken West, minister, officiating. Burial with military rites will be in Washburn Prairie Cemetery under the direction of Williamson Funeral Home of Cassville. - Military Stone Inscription: "CPL US MARINE CORPS -VIETNAM - LOVING HUSBAND" - Military Stone - Military Stone Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Monett Times
Dec. 12, 2001
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SHANNON, Edna 1891
MO
1977 Research Note: She was the daughter of Martha Ann McVey and William H. Shannon. - 1930 Census, Missouri, Barry, Ash, District 1 Martha Shannon, head, age 60, widowed, born IA, parents born OH, farmer; Edna, daughter, age 38, single, born MO, father born KY, mother IA; Walter, son, age 30, born MO, father born KY, mother IA, laborer; Census
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SHANNON, Leslie A. Mar. 16, 1897 Oct. 17, 1918
Ft. Riley, KS
Research Note: Oct. 31, 1918, Cassville Republican - Leslie Shannon, son of W. H. Shannon of Washburn, died at Ft. Riley, Kan. This section was made sad when we heard that Lesley Shannon had died in the training camp. He was a worthy Christian boy. This section sympathizes with the relatives of the deceased. - He was the son of Martha Ann McVey and William H. Shannon. Online Newspapers
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SHANNON, Martha A. (MCVEY) Dec. 29, 1869
IA
May 30, 1946
Stone Memorial Hosp.,
Carthage,
Jasper Co., MO
Research Note: She was the wife of William H. Shannon. Her father was given on her death certificate as Fred McVey, born Iowa, and her mother as Isabel Jarvis, born Ohio. The cause of death was cerebral hemorrhage. Her usual address was Star Route, Washburn, MO. She was age 76 years, 5 months and 1 day old when she died. Edna Shannon, Washburn, MO, was the informant. Burial was in Washburn Prairie Cemetery June 2, 1946. - 1870 Census, Iowa, Davis, Grove Frederick McVey, age 29; Isabelle, age 24; Emma, age 5; Martha A., age 1. - W. H. Shannon and Mattie A. McVey were married on Mar. 17, 1886 in Vernon Co., MO. Note
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SHANNON, William H. May 5, 1863
Covington, KY
July 2, 1928
Ash Twp.,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: His death certificate reads that Wm. H. Shannon was his father and Martha Andrews born KY was his mother. He was age 65 years, 1 month and 27 days old when he died. He was married and a farmer. Martha was his wife's name. Heart disease was the cause of death. S. A. Newman, Cassville, MO, was the informant. - Wheaton Journal, Thursday, July 12 1928 William H. Shannon, a highly respected farmer living west of Washburn in Ash Township died suddenly Monday afternoon about 4:30 while in the field plowing corn. A son in the field with him, and noticing something wrong with his father, went to him. He died before he could be taken to a shade nearby. Mr. Shannon had been suffering with heart trouble for about four years. He was born in Covington, Ky. On May 5, 1863 but had been a resident of this county for a number of years. He is survived by his wife and a number of children. Note
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SHELBURNE, James M. Dec. 8, 1890
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Jul. 31, 1891
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: William D. - Inscription: "Son of W. H. and A. M. Shelburne" - Research Note: He was a son of William Shelburne and Alice Margaret Jayne both born VA. Alice died in 1943 in Stockton, CA. William died in 1926. James is buried next to Martin Sims Jayne, his grandfather. His grandmother was Miriam Eliza Daugherty and both grandparents are buried at Washburn Prairie. - Another Photo Note
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SHELBURNE, William D. Aug. 25, 1900
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Nov. 7, 1901
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: James M. - Research Note: He was a son of William Shelburne and Alice Margaret Jayne both born VA. Alice died in 1943 in Stockton, CA. William died in 1926. William is buried next to Martin Sims Jayne, his grandfather. His grandmother was Miriam Eliza Daugherty and both grandparents are buried at Washburn Prairie. Note
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SHEARHART, Barbara Judith (ASHLEY) Oct. 30, 1935
Erie Co., PA
Mar. 12, 2011
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Curtis D. - Inscription: "Married Dec. 25, 1955" - Research Note: She was the daughter of Ernest Ashley and Theodate Stahl, both buried at Washburn Prairie. Note
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SHEARHART, Curtis D. Dec. 22, 1935
Independence, KS
Sept. 13, 2010
Cox South Hosp.,
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Barbara J. - Inscription: "Married Dec. 25, 1955" - Research Note: NOTE: Apparently a Veteran. Maybe Korea? Son of Orville and Elnora Louise (Gordon) Shearhart. Curtis married Barbara J. Ashley on December 25, 1955. Graveside services with military honors were held at 11 a.m. Saturday September 18, 2010 in Washburn Prairie Cemetery near Washburn. Herman H. Lohmeyer
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SHIPLEY, Ada D. (SHIPLEY) Oct. 9, 1863
TN
Apr. 3, 1949
Wheaton Hosp.,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: According to her death certificate her father was Richard W. Shipley and her mother's name was unknown to the informant (Her mother was Catherine Shelton). She was widowed. B. F. Shipley was the name given for her husband. Claude W. Shipley (her son), Wheaton, MO, was the informant. Wheaton Funeral Home was the undertaker. - Family history says she was electrocuted by an electric washing machine. - Another Photo Note
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SHIPLEY, Benjamin Franklin Dec. 2, 1861
Barry Co., MO
July 1, 1929
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: According to his death certificate his father was John Shipley, born TN, and his mother was Jane Varner, born TN. The cause of death was arterial sclerosis, valvular disease of the heart. He was age 67 years, 6 months and 29 days old when he died. He was a farmer. A. D. Shipley was given as his wife's name. Claud Shipley, Washburn, MO, was the informant. - Another Photo Death Certificate
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SHIPLEY, Claude Webster Aug. 2, 1887 July 20, 1977
St. Vincent's Hospital,
Monett,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Jewell V. - Inscription: "Aug. 20, 1938" - Research Note: Claude W. Shipley was a son of Benjamin F. and Ada D. Shipley. He married Jewell W. Roller. Newspaper Item: Washburn, MO - Services for Claude W. Shipley, 89, Washburn, who died at 2:30pm Wednesday at St. Vincent's Hospital, Monett, where he had been a patient since June 23, will be at 2 pm Sunday at Axley's Culver Funeral Service at Cassville. The Rev. Richard Buck and the Rev. Jess Higgs will officiate. Burial will be in Washburn Prairie Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 7 pm Saturday. - Phyllis Long's Note: Claude Webster Shipley first married Joy Corine Norman, daughter of David Norman and Catherine Slaughter. Joy died 1969 in Colorado Springs, CO. Must have been divorced. - Another Stone Note
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SHIPLEY, Clinton Rollo Mar. 16, 1913 Mar. 18, 2000 Research Note: Clinton Rollo Shipley was a son of Claude Webster Shipley and his first wife Joy Corine Norman. He was living with his Shipley grandparents on the 1920 census so Joy and Claude must have divorced by then. Note
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SHIPLEY, Earl Feb. 19, 1893 May 16, 1935 SSW Pearl - Research Note: Earl's full name was Columbus Earl Shipley and he was a son of Benjamin Franklin and Ada (Shipley) Shipley. His wife was Pearl Day. - Back of Stone Note
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SHIPLEY, Jewell V. (ROLLER) Feb. 11, 1898 Apr. 10, 1978 SSW: Claude W. - Inscription: "Aug. 20, 1938" - Research Note: She was the second wife of Claude W. Shipley and the daughter of James Monroe Roller and Sally Skelton. - Another Stone Note
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SHIPLEY, Pearl (DAY) Jan. 22, 1906 Sept. 21, 1986 SSW Earl - Research Note: Pearl married Earl Shipley. She was the daughter of Jake Day and Alma Elizabeth Banks. - Back of Stone Note
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SHOCKLEY, Lewis R. Mar. 14, 1908 May 5, 1989 Research Note: Lewis married Velma Looney. He was the son of Abraham Shockley and Sarah Stites. - Another Photo Note
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SHOCKLEY, Velma N. (LOONEY) June 26, 1908
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Oct. 23, 1980
Monett,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Mrs. Velma N. Shockley, age 72, Washburn, died at 5 a.m. Thursday at St. Vincent's Hospital in Monett after a long illness. She was born June 26, 1908, in Washburn, Mrs. Shockley was a lifetime resident there. She was a long standing member of the Mission Baptist Church, west of Washburn, and belonged to the Washburn Senior Citizens group. On July 29, 1931, she married Lewis R. Shockley. Survivors include a son; a brother, Ivan Looney, Cassville; and two sisters, Mrs. Hazel Martin, Seligman, and Mrs. Mabel Adcock, Washburn. - She was the daughter of Dugan and Nellie Looney. - 1920 Census, Missouri, Barry, Washburn, District 22 - Dugan D. Looney, age 47 born MO; Nellie, wife, age 38, born IA; Mabel, daughter, age 20, born MO; Carrol, son, age 18, born MO; Nella, daughter, age 12, born MO; Velma, daughter, age 12, born MO; Hazel, daughter, age 7, born MO; Leora, daughter, age 4, born MO. - Another Photo Online Obit
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SHOCKLEY, Winford July 4, 1932 Nov. 9, 1980 She was the daughter of Lewis Shockley and Velma Looney. - Another Photo Note
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SHRUM, Jayci Makenzie "Boog" Aug. 1, 2007
Monett,
Barry Co., MO
Dec. 7, 2008
Bentonville,
Benton Co., AR
Inscription: "Daughter of Jason & Megan" - Research Note: Sixteen month old daughter of Jason and Megan Shrum. She was preceded in death by two great grandpas, Floyd Mathes and Roy Shrum. - Another Photo Barry Co. Advertiser
Dec. 10, 2008
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SILVER, Edith Mae (HOVEY) Mar. 26, 1887
Red Willow Co., NE
May 13, 1959
St. John Hosp.
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Everett E. - Research Note: Usual residence was 403 S. Main, Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO. She had been widowed twice. Her husband given as Everett Silver and she was the daughter of Dow Hovey and Ann Carter. Mrs. Esther Daugherty of Mt. Vernon, MO was the informant on the death certificate. Death Certificate
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SILVER, Everett Elsworth Sept. 10, 1877
Smith Co., KS
Oct. 5, 1953
Baptist Hosp.
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Edith M. - Research Note: His wife was Edith Hovey and he was the son of Samuel Silver and Mary Margaret Cook, both born IN. The death certificate gives his mother as Edith Hovey and wife Edith Silver who are the same person. He was a retired farmer and usual address was Washburn, Barry Co., MO. Mrs. Edith Daugherty of Washburn, MO was the informant. Death Certificate
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SIMPSON, John Aug. 17, 1876
Eagle Rock,
Barry Co., MO
Nov. 16, 1961
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: John Simpson was a child of America Melinda Simpson and George Simpson. Loyd Mooney made his stone and after he etched in 1877 as the date of birth he realized it was incorrect. His death Certificate reads that he was a son of George Simpson and America Simpson and was born in 1876, which matches our family files. - Another Photo - Another Photo Death Certificate
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SIMPSON, Mildred (ADCOCK) 1901
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
1977 SSW: Thomas I. Simpson - Research Note: Mildred was a daughter of William Bragg and Mary Jane (Windes) Adcock. - Another Photo Note
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SIMPSON, Thomas Izah Oct. 23, 1892
Nevada,
Vernon Co., MO
Jan. 10, 1956
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Mildred - Inscription: "PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR I" - Research Note: His wife was Mildred Adcock and he was a son of James Franklin Simpson and Martha Jane Mickel, both of Rudy, Crawford Co., AR. He came to Washburn as a railroad worker. - Another Stone - Another Photo Death Certificate
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SIMS, John Leo Jan. 26, 1920
Barry Co., MO
Oct. 9, 1924
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "Son" - Research Note: His death certificate names John L. Sims as his father and Avesta Fulton as his mother. Maye Green was the informant. Death Certificate
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SIMS, John Lester May 24, 1898
Barry Co., MO
July 30, 1974
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Lela Avesta - Inscription: "Mar. 27, 1917" - Research Note: His wife was Lela Avesta Fulton and he was the son of Servius T. Sims and Virginia Hazeltine Sparkman. - Another Photo - Another Photo Note
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SIMS, Lela Avesta (FULTON) Aug. 30, 1895
Barry Co., MO
Jan. 6, 1982
Barry Co., MO
SSW: John Lester - Inscription: "Mar. 27, 1917" - Research Note: She was the wife of John Lester Sims and the daughter of Creed Fulton and Missouri P. Varner. - Another Photo Note
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SIMS, Lela Eldene 1918 1933 Inscription: "Daughter" - Research Note: She is buried next to Servius and Virginia Sims and was the daughter of John Lester Sims and Lela Avesta Fulton. Note
Donna Cooper
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SIMS, Mary E. May 24, 1898 May 25, 1898 Inscription: "Dau. of S. T. & V. H." - Research Note: She was the daughter of Servius T. Sims and Virginia Hazeltine Sparkman. - Another Photo Note
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SIMS, Servius Tullius May 8, 1869
Alpena,
Boone Co., AR
May 6, 1927
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Virginia H. - Research Note: His death certificate names John Lester Sims, born Harrison, AR, as his father and his mother as Mary Jane Morris, born TX. He was a farmer and Virginia Hazletine Sims was listed as his wife. - Another Photo Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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SIMS, Virginia Hazeltine (SPARKMAN) Apr. 24, 1871
Pea Ridge,
Benton Co., AR
ec. 28, 1951
Cassville Comm. Hosp.,
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Servius T. - Research Note: According to her death certificate she was a daughter of Meadom B. Sparkman and Nancy Jane Miller. Servius Sims was given as her husband's name. Lester Sims, Cassville, MO, was the informant. - Another Photo Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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SKELTON, James "Jim" Mar. 1882
Barry Co., MO
Sept. 1913
Carthage,
Jasper, MO
Research Note: October 2, 1913, Thursday, Cassville Republican Washburn News: The remains of Jim Skelton were brought here for burial the 18th and interred in the Washburn Prairie Cemetery. He died at the home of Mrs. T. P. Mooney at Carthage. - James Skelton was a son of Abraham Carter Skelton and Sarah Clementine Pendergraft. Online Newspapers
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Note
Donna Cooper
SKINNER, Shannon Renee June 28, 1969 Mar. 14, 1993 Inscription: "US ARMY" Photo
Donna Cooper
SMITH, Allene J. (CARGILE) June 9, 1919
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Sept. 18, 1939
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Elmo & Billie Eugene - Research Note: Her death certificate reads that Elmo Smith was her husband's name. She was age 20 years, 3 months and 9 days old when she died. Floyd T. Cargile, born Washburn, MO, and Clara Williams, born MO, were her parents. She fell from the back porch two weeks before confinement. Acute endocarditis was listed as the cause of death. Elmo Smith, Washburn, MO, was the informant. - Another Photo Death Certificate
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SMITH, Billie Eugene Sept. 18, 1939 Sept. 19, 1939 SSW: Elmo & Allene J. - Research Note: His death certificate reads that Elmo Smith was his father and that Allene Cargile, born Washburn, MO, was his mother. Fall of mother, injuring head, was cause of death. - Another Photo Death Certificate
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Donna Cooper
SMITH, Charles F. Mar. 21, 1880
PA
Feb. 24, 1942
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: His wife was Mammie Smith and he was the son of Henry Smith and Eva Gates, both born Germany. Death Certificate
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SMITH, Daniel "Danny", Jr. Feb. 20, 1935
Washington, D. C.
Aug. 8, 2011
Jenkins,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: He was the son of Elmer Daniel Smith, Sr. and Maxine Delores (Hibler) Smith. On January 5, 1979, in Waldorf, Maryland, he was united in marriage to Rebecca "Becky" (Cargile) Harman. Danny grew up and received his education in Maryland. He served in the United States Navy from 1956 until 1962, as an airman and navigator. He received many commendations and awards, which included the Blue Jacket Award by his squadron. He worked at the Naval Air Test Center in Patuxent River, Maryland until his retirement in 1988. He was a gospel singer and recording artist as "music with a message". He sang with the Watchmen Quartet in Maryland. In 1991, he moved to Missouri, where he sang with the Zioneers. Fohn Funeral Home
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SMITH, Edward G. Nov. 30, 1875
Lacrosse, WI
Jan. 18, 1962
Stella,
Newton Co., MO
Research Note: Culver Funeral Home records read that his father was Charles Smith and his mother Margaret Louke. He was a sheep herder and had been in the Stella hospital for 5 days. His address was Washburn, MO and he had been in the area for 25 years. He was widowed. Culver Funeral Home
V. 10, P. 2,
by Ted Roller
Donna Cooper
SMITH, Elmo 1920 19__ SSW: Allene J. & Billy Eugene - Another Photo Photos
Donna Cooper
SMITH, Infant No Date 1909
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: November 6, 1909, Saturday, Cassville Democrat, Barry Co., MO The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Smith was buried in the Washburn Prairie Cemetery Tuesday. Online Newspapers
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SMITH, Mary E. 1884 1972 No Data Photo
Donna Cooper
SOLLEY, Naomi Salley (MCDONALD) May 30, 1855
PA
Apr. 9, 1932
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "Beloved Mother" - Research Note: In 1930 Naomi was 74 years old and living with her daughter Ella Burley. Her death certificate reads that she was a widow and that Thomas Solley was her husband's name. She was age 76 years, 10 months and 8 days old. Cancer of the breast was the cause of death. John McDonald was her father's name and Emily Roadusmick was her mother's name. Ella Burley, Washburn, MO, was the informant. Her stone has May 31, 1855 as her birth date. Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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SOLLEY, Thomas Aug. 9, 1839
Indiana Co., PA
Oct. 9, 1912
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "CO. H. 58 PA. INF." - Research Note: His wife was Naomi McDonald. His death certificate gives his place of burial as Cargile Cemetery but his stone is in Washburn Prairie. Their daughter, Ella Solley, married Thornton Burley. They are also buried in Washburn Prairie. Her death certificate gives the name of Thomas' wife. His father was Silas Solley and his mother Lucy Tozer. Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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SPAIN, Mary J. Oct. 28, 1896 May 1984 SSW: Uriel F. Spain - Inscription "Together Forever" - Research Note: SSDI gives last place of residence as Washburn, Barry Co., MO. SS number was issued before 1951 in California. - Another Photo Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
SSDI
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SPAIN, Uriel Francis Sept. 13, 1906
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
1998
Joplin,
Jasper Co., MO
SSW: Mary J. - Inscription: "Together Forever" - Research Note: In 1910 Uriel F. Spain is listed as age 3 in the Francis H. and Ora E. Spain house of Liberty Twp., Barry Co., MO. He was the only child listed in their household. His father was Francis Horace Spain and his mother was Ora Elsie Parkinson. They married Mar. 20, 1902 in Barry County, MO. SSDI lists his last place of residence as Anderson, McDonald Co., MO - Another Photo Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
SSDI
Obit Daily Times
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SPARKMAN, Carolyn 1933 1934 Research Note: She was the daughter of Oran Matthew Sparkman and Vivien Callie Black. Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Mother's Obit
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SPARKMAN, Cyrus Matthew, Dr. Feb. 1, 1858
McDonald Co., MO
Sept. 6, 1925
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: His death certificate reads that he was a retired physician and it names Meadum B. Sparkman, born Warren Co., TN, as his father. Nancy Miller, born TN, was given as his mother's name. - Obit from Effie Erwin Atwell’s Scrapbook - C.M. Sparkman passed away at his home in this city Sunday morning about 1 o'clock of ptomaine poisoning after a few days illness at the age of 67 years, 7 months and 5 days. Cyrus Mat Sparkman was born in McDonald county on Feb. 1, 1858 and was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. M.B. Sparkman. In the late 60’s he with his parents moved to Barry county where he grew to manhood. He took up the profession of medicine and graduated from a medical college and was for years one of the leading practitioners in Barry county, having had offices first in Washburn, where he practiced for a number of years. From there he went to Monett where he remained some time. In 1892 he came to Cassville and for years he and the late F. N. Reese ran a drug store, Mr. Sparkman practicing his profession. About 18 years ago believing that he had accumulated a competency for old age retired from active practice, but was still called in consultation and gave abundantly of his knowledge of medicine to the less fortunate. He was married three times. His first marriage was to Miss Eliza Pickens of Pea Ridge, Ark., to them was born one child who died in infancy. She also passed away later. His second marriage was to Miss Jennie Steinbrook; to them were born three children, one dying in infancy, the two surviving are Mrs. J.M. Grimes of Perry, Iowa and Frank Sparkman of Cassville. About 19 years ago he was married to Miss Ida Bowman of Seligman, who survives him. He is also survived by one brother, Sol Sparkman of Washburn Prairie, two sisters, Mrs. S.T. Sims of south of Cassville and Mrs. Geo. Hall of Exeter, and three grandsons. - Plot Stone Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
Online Obit
Barbara Erwin
Photos
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SPARKMAN, Hugh Bryant Aug. 9, 1895
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Oct. 6, 1967
St. Vincent's Hosp.,
Monett,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Rhea (Adcock) Sparkman - Research Note: Oldest son of Solomon Davidson and V. Clementine Sparkman. Father of Virginia Sparkman Ward. Donna's Note: Culver Funeral Home records read that his father was Solomon Davidson Sparkman and that his mother was Virginia Clementine Montgomery. His wife was given as Ruth Adcock Sparkman. - Military Stone - Inscription: "MISSOURI PVT 13 REGT FA REPL DRAFT WORLD WAR I" - Sparkman Plot Family Bible
Glenda Ward (Deceased)
Culver's Funeral Home
V. 12, p. 138,
by Ted Roller
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SPARKMAN, M. Rhea (ADCOCK) Nov. 7, 1895
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Nov. 30, 1981
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: H. Bryant Sparkman - Research Note: Daughter of William Bragg and Mary Jane "Molly" (Windes) Adcock. Mother of Virginia R. Sparkman Ward. Phyllis' Note: Wife of H. Bryant Sparkman who died Oct 1967. Glenda's Note: His name was Hugh Bryant Sparkman but he didn't like the Hugh so he went by Bryant. Cassville Democrat
Family Records
Glenda Ward (Deceased)
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SPARKMAN, Meadum Bryant Apr. 30, 1832
White Co., TN
Jan. 21, 1918
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Glenda added months and days of birth and death. Married: Nancy Jane (Miller) Sparkman, Dec. 20, 1851. Parents of Dr. John M. Sparkman, James Wiley Sparkman, Dr. Cyrus Matt Sparkman, Ellen E. Sparkman, Solomon Davidson Sparkman, Virginia H." Kitty" (Sparkman) Sims, William Hershel "Barney" Sparkman. - He was the son of Solomon Sparkman and Agnes Henderson - Sparkman Plot Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Family Bible
Glenda Ward (Deceased)
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Donna Cooper
SPARKMAN, Nancy Jane (MILLER) Feb. 24, 1838
Warren Co., TN
Mar. 6, 1915
Rural Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Wife of Mead B. Sparkman. - Miss Nancy J. Miller was born Feb. 24, 1838 in Warren county, Tenn., and was a daughter of the late Mr. Cyrus and Mrs. Eleanor Miller, where she grew to womanhood and was married to Mead B. Sparkman, Dec. 20, 1851 and came to Barry county in 1852, where they have lived practically ever since. Before leaving Tennessee, one child, Dr. John Sparkman of Springdale Ark., was born, and then Dr. C.M. Sparkman of this city. Mrs. Geo. Hall of Exeter, Solomon Sparkman of near Washburn and Mrs. S.T. Sims of near Cassville, all devoted to their parents. She died Tuesday, March 6, 1915, of infirmities attending old age, aged 77 years, 1 month and 13 days, at the home of her daughter Mrs. S.T. Sims, 5 miles Southeast of this city, surrounded by her relatives and friends. - Information supplied by the"Miller Times" by: Coyne Connell Miller Jr. - 1991 edition: Nancy Jane Miller moved from Warren Co., TN to McDonald Co., MO. in 1857 with Meadom's father, Solomon Sparkman, and his brother-in-law, Pleasant Davidson Miller. They lived in McDonald Co., MO. for several years during the "War Years" but moved east into Barry Co., MO. and reared their children there. She was the daughter of Cyrus Miller and Eleanor Clark. - Sparkman Plot Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Online Obit
Photo
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
SPARKMAN, Oran Matthew Nov. 3, 1897
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Mar. 24, 1977
Rogers,
Benton Co., AR
SSW: Vivien C. - Research Note: Spouse was Vivien Black (Name spelled per her memorial stone) Betty posted Mar. 24, 1897, Glenda says the correct date is Nov. 3, 1897. He was a son of Solomon Davidson and Virginia Clementine Sparkman. - Another Photo Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Family Records
Glenda Ward (Deceased)
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SPARKMAN, Solomon Davidson Mar. 22, 1868
MO
Sept. 11, 1949
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Virginia C. - Research Note: His death certificate gives his father as M. B. Sparkman and his mother as Nancy Jane Miller. He was widowed and Clementine Sparkman was given as his wife and Allene Park was the informant. Donna's Note: His father was Meadum B. Sparkman. - Another Photo Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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SPARKMAN, Trustin Mar. 3, 1822
TN
Jan. 4, 1866 Research Note: This stone is next to the one that reads William M. Sparkman. Trustin enlisted as a private in Co. C, 11th Infantry Regiment MO on the side of the Confederacy during the Civil War. He married Nancy Brown on Jan. 6, 1843 in Van Buren Co., TN. - 1850 Census, Tennessee, Van Buren, District 1 Truston Sparkman, age 28, farmer, born TN; Nancy, age 25, born TN; George W., age 4, born TN; James R., age 2, born TN. - 1860 Census, Missouri, McDonald, Cooper Truston Sparkman, age 38, farmer; Nancy, age 30; George W., age 13; Lavina, age 10; John, age 6; Francis A., age 3; W. T., male, age 1; all born TN. - Truston has died and Nancy has gone to KY. 1870 Census, Milburn, Ballard, Kentucky Nancy, age 45 widowed; Lavina, age 19; John, age 16; William T., age 11; Mary P., age 8; Nancy J., age 5. - By 1880, the family is back in MO. 1880 Census, Missouri, Newton, Benton, District 102 Nancy Sparkman, age 53; John, age 26, son, farmer, married to Delighta/Reletha, age 21, daughter-in-law; William T., son, age 21; Mary P., daughter, age 18, born MO; Nancy Truston, daughter, age 15, born MO; Emma, age 3, born MO, granddaughter; Allen T., age 1, grandson. - MO Marriage Records show that son John married Eliza Reletha Erwin on Feb. 27, 1876 in Barry Co., MO. - On the same page in the 1860 Census is Solomon Sparkman born 1805 and family. Next door to Solomon is Meadum B. Sparkman born 1832 and family. Civil War Records
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SPARKMAN, Vivien Callie (BLACK) Jan. 8, 1899
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
May 22, 1999
Regional Nursing Center,
Bryant, AR
SSW: O. Matt - Research Note: Daughter of John and Flora (Frazier) Black, married Oran Matthew Sparkman June 18, 1918. He proceeded her in death in 1977. Also preceding her in death was one daughter, Carolyn; two grandsons, Michael and Matthew Measel; three brothers and five sisters. - Another Photo Cassville Democrat
Mary Homesley
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SPARKMAN, Virginia Clementine "Clemmy" (MONTGOMERY) 1871 1943 SSW: Solomon D. - Research Note: The 1900 census has her birth data as Feb. 1872. She was a daughter of Hugh S. and Elizabeth (Lowery) Montgomery. - Another Photo Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
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SPARKMAN, William "Barney" Hershell Oct. 19, 1873
MO
Oct. 21, 1914
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: His death certificate names M. B. Sparkman, born TN, as his father and Nancy Miller, born TN, as his mother. He died at home and was single. - October 29, 1914, Thursday, Cassville Republican, Barry Co., MO - Barney Herschel Sparkman, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. B. Sparkman of Washburn Prairie, died Wednesday of last week. The deceased was 42 years, 2 months, and 8 days of age. His body was laid to rest in the Washburn Prairie Cemetery Thursday following funeral services conducted by Rev. Chas. Vanzandt. Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Online Obit
Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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SPARKMAN, William M. Nov. 15, 1878 Nov. 9, 1879 Inscription: "Son of F. M. and M. R. Sparkman" Photo
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SPARKS, Verna "Red" Apr. 20, 1919 Sept. 1984 Inscription: "Our Mother" - Research Note: SSDI gives her last known address as Alba, Jasper Co., MO. Photo
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SPENCER, Goldie M. June 26, 1905 Dec. 18, 1991 SSW: William J. - Inscription: "Married Aug. 21, 1921" - Research Note: SSDI does not give a last known address. SS number issued in CA before 1951. SSDI
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Donna Cooper
SPENCER, William J. Aug. 18, 1900 July 11, 1977 SSW: Goldie M. - Inscription: "Married Aug. 21, 1921" - Research Note: He was the son of Thomas Spencer and Eva Danley. - 1930 Census, Oklahoma, Comanche, Elgin, District 8 William Spencer, head, age 30, born KS married at age 21, dray man, hauls freight; Goldie wife, age 25, married at age 16, born OK; Billie J., son, age 6, born CO; Rose L., daughter, age 3 and 9 months, born OK; James, son, age 1 and 11 months, born OK. - SSDI gives his last address as Washburn, Barry Co., MO. SS number was issued in CA before 1951. Census
SSDI
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Donna Cooper
STALCUP, David J. Abt. 1821
VA
Oct. 27, 1876
MO
Inscription: "Aged 55 Years" - Research Note: this stone is broken in two parts and is off it's base. David Stalcup married Mary Jane Gill on Jan. 23, 1850 in Macon Co., MO. He was the son of William Stalcup and Ann Cole both buried in Monroe Co., MO. He was a Civil War Veteran on the Union side. Private, Co. C, Engineer Regiment of the West, Missouri Volunteers. - 1850 Census, District 59, Monroe, Missouri David Stalcup age 28, born VA; Mary J. age 16 born VA. - 1860 Census, Jefferson, Shelby, Missouri They are living next door to Sampson Stalcup, David's brother, age 57, born VA. David Stalcup, age 35, born VA; Mary J., age 22, born VA; Elizabeth, age 9, born VA; James W., age 7, born KY; Rachel, age 5, born KY, Eunice, age 2, born MO. - 1870 Census, Roaring River, Barry, Missouri Mary Jane has died. David Stalcup, age 48, born VA; Elizabeth, age 19, born MO; James William, age 16, born MO; Rachel Susan, age 13, born MO; Eunice, age 11, born MO; Sampson, age 10, born MO; Joseph, age 7, born MO; Sarah Ellen, age 4, born MO. - Another Photo MO Marriage Records
Census
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STALCUP, Mary Jane (GILL) Abt. 1835 Oct. 28, 1868 Inscription: Aged 33 Years" - Research Note: Stone is broken and not in good shape. Wife of David J. Stalcup. Photo
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STALCUP, Sampson Abt. 1860 Aug. 8, 1882 Inscription: "Aged 21 Yrs, 11 Mo, 29 Days" - Research Note: Stone is broken and not in good shape. He was the son of David J. Stalcup and Mary Jane Gill. Photo
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STALEY, Nancy Columbia (MASON) Feb. 8, 1875
MO
Jan. 11, 1948
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: William E. - Research Note: Her death certificate is filed as Nancy Staley. The cause of her death was broncho pneumonia, lingering illness, toxic and kidney trouble. Her father was given as Bill Mason, and her mother Mary McClary. Their birth places was unknown to the informant. W. L. Mason, Washburn, MO, was the informant. The date of burial was Jan. 14, 1948 in Washburn Prairie Cemetery. Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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STALEY, William Earl Mar. 16, 1860
IN
Aug. 24, 1939
Washburn, Ash Twp.,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Nancy C. - Research Note: His death certificate reads that his name was William Earl Staley. The tombstone has William M. The cause of death was nephritis. His parents names were unknown to the informant. His wife was given as Nancy Columbia Staley. He was age 79 years, 5 months and 8 days old when he died. He was a carpenter and worked up until 1930, a total of 35 years. Nancy C. Staley, Washburn, MO, was the informant. He was buried Aug. 24, 1939 in Washburn Prairie Cemetery, the same day that he died. There are some slave graves near where he and his wife are buried. - 1930 Census, Arkansas, Benton, Garfield, District 24 William M. Staley, head, age 67, born IN, parents born IN, farmer; Columbia N., wife, age 55, born MO, parents born MO; Mary C. Mason, sister-in-law, age 49, born MO. Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
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STAHL, Antonie Sept. 23, 1877 Sept. 14, 1973 Inscription: "Mother" - Another Photo Photos
Donna Cooper
STARK, John Mulkey Jan. 10, 1837
Russellville,
Cole Co., MO
Apr. 10, 1918
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: His death certificate gives his name as John Milky Stark and widowed. His obit reads that John M. Stark was born at Russellville, Cole County, Mo., Jan. 10, 1837. There he continued to live until the spring of 1866 when he moved to this county and located at Keetsville, now Washburn, which had been his home since that time until a few years ago when Mrs. Stark passed away. Since that time he has lived among his children. He was married to Mrs. Martha E. Hampton, nee Daugherty, at Washburn and to them seven children were born, five of whom are living, Mrs. W. O. Black, Mrs. Thos. J. Foster of Washburn, Mrs. J. D. Gustin of Kansas City and Mrs. Gilbert Withers of Monett and W. E. Stark of Trenton, all of whom attended the funeral of their father. This Stark Plot stone may go with his and his wife's graves. They have a baby, Mattie E., buried a few graves away from their graves. He was the son of Thomas Geary Stark and Leah S. Vernon. Online Obit
Death Certificate
Online Newspapers
Donna Cooper
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STARK, Martha Elizabeth (DAUGHERTY) (HAMPTON) Dec. 9, 1839
Polk Co., TN
Jan. 15. 1914
Salem,
Dent Co., MO
Research Note: In the January 22, 1914, Thursday, Cassville Republican in the Washburn News, a death notice was given for Martha. She died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. D. Gustin, of Salem, Mrs. Martha Stark, wife of J. M. Stark, aged 74 years, 1 month and 6 days. Source: State Historical Society Microfilm. Her death certificate gives Josiah Daugherty, born VA, as her father and Lockey Smith as her mother, born TN. Mrs. J. G. Gustin gave the information. This Stark Plot stone may go with her grave. She has a baby, Mattie E., buried a few graves away from her grave. Online Obit
Death Certificate
Online Newspapers
Donna Cooper
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STARK, Mattie E. Mar. 16, 1871 Jan. 9, 1872 Inscription: Mattie E. - Dau. of J. M. & M. E. Stark" - Research Note: Daughter of John Mulkey Stark and Martha Elizabeth Daugherty. Note
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STEPHENS, Carl G. No Date Dec. 14, 1942 No Data Photo
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STEPHENS, Carrie "Cad" (WINDES) (MCCARY) Jan. 9, 1875
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Dec. 27, 1968
So. Barry Co. Hosp.,
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Sister of Robert Alvin Windes born 1872. Wife of Walter W. Stephens. Donna's Note: Culver Funeral Home records state that her father was Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Windes and her mother Craohia (Crocia Ann) Rayl. Her husband was given as Walter Stephens, deceased. B. F. Babb, Shawnee Mission, KS, was her closet relative. She was 94 years old at the time of her death, which would make her 93 years, 11 months and 18 days old at the time of her death and the 1875 date a correct one. Walter was her second husband. Her first husband was Charles B. McCary, married on Dec. 25, 1900 in Barry Co., MO. Charles died in 1902 and is buried at Washburn Prairie. She second married Walter Stephens on Sept. 17, 1912 in Exeter, Barry Co., MO. - Stephens Plot Headstone
Billy Windes
Culver Funeral Home,
V. 13, p. 81,
by Ted Roller
MO Marriage Records
Phyllis Long
Photos
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Daniel "Dan" Jefferson Feb. 27, 1877
Barry Co., MO
Sept. 4, 1955
Ash Twp.,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Ann - Research Note: Husband of Margaret Ann (Pendergraft) Stephens. Son of Love & Martha Ann (Mahurin) Stephens. Dan died at home from Coronary Embolus & Coronary Heart Disease. Phyllis' Note: According to his death certificate Dan was a farmer and wife was Margaret Ann Stephens. He was a son of Love and Martha Ann (Mahurin) Stephens. The stone reads 1878 as his birth year. Funeral Record
Bubby Joe Edens
Death Certificate
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Donna (SCHELL) Aug. 13, 1953
Monett,
Barry Co., MO
July 19, 2008
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: James L. - Research Note: Daughter of Billy Wayne and Dolly (Thomas) Schell. Survived by her husband James and two daughters. - Photo on Stone Advertiser
Jul. 23, 2008
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Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Eli W. Mar. 14, 1851
TN
Jan. 6, 1921
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: According to his death certificate he was married but his wife's name was not given. He was a son of William H. Stephens, born VA and Nancy Sorrell, born NC. Florence Hickox of Washburn, MO was the informant. His wife was Nancy J. McClure. Death Certificate
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STEPHENS, Elmer H. Jan. 11, 1901
Barry Co., MO
May 11, 1988
OK
Research Note: SSDI gives his last place of residence as Dewey, Washington Co., OK. He was the son of Daniel Jefferson Stephens and Margaret Ann Pendergraft. He first married Dorothy Hilker and they divorced. His second wife was Thelma Robinson. SSDI
Family Records
Photo
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STEPHENS, Ivan Eugene May 21, 1915
Barry Co., MO
Dec. 26, 1977
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Thelma Winona - Research Note: Services for Ivan Eugene Stephens, 62, rural Washburn, who died at 11:25 p.m. Monday at Rogers, Ark. Memorial Hospital following a lengthy illness, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Axley's Culver Funeral Home, Cassville. Mr. Stephens, a sawmill owner and operator, was born May 21, 1915, and was a lifelong resident of the Washburn area. He was a member of the Mission Baptist Church near Washburn. Survived by his wife, five sons and two daughters. He was the son of Daniel Jefferson Stephens and Margaret Ann Pendergraft. - Another Stone - Back View Obit, Florence Rose
Scrapbook
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STEPHENS, James L. Jan. 30, 1948 No Date SSW: Donna F. - Research Note: Son of Leon Marion Stephens and Mary Ruth Prewitt. - Photo on Stone Family Records
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STEPHENS, Leon Marion Oct. 16, 1910
Barry Co., MO
Nov. 11, 1996
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Ruth M. - Inscription: "Married Dec. 8, 1940" - Research Note: He was the son of Daniel Jefferson Stephens and Margaret Ann Pendergraft. His wife was Mary Ruth Prewitt. Family Records
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STEPHENS, Margaret Ann (PENDERGRAFT) Mar. 6, 1881
Barry Co., MO
Feb. 18, 1959
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Dan - Research Note: Wife of Daniel "Dan" J. Stephens. Daughter of Henry Thomas & Sarah Angeline (Beshears) Huff Pendergraft. Margaret died at home. Donna's Note: Bobby posted she was born Mar. 6, 1882. Culver Funeral Home records state she was born Mar. 2, 1882. Her father was given as Henry Pendergraft and her mother as Angeline, maiden name unknown to the informant, Emily Privett. Her closest relative was Emily Privett, Washburn, MO and her husband was Daniel J. Stephens, deceased. Her stone reads Ann - has Mar. 6, 1881 on it for her birth date and Feb. 18, 1959 as her death date. Funeral Record
Bubby Joe Edens
Culver Funeral Home
V. 8, P. 73,
by Ted Roller
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Nancy (SORRELS) July 27, 1825
NC
Sept. 7, 1891
MO
Inscription: "Wife of William Howard Stephens" - Research Note: William Howard Stephens, born 1818 in VA, married Nancy Sorrels, born 1825 in NC, on Sept. 8, 1844 in Rutherford Co., NC. - Another Photo NC Marriage Records
Photos
Phyllis Long
STEPHENS, Nancy (MCCLURE) June 3, 1846
Nashville, TN
Oct. 6, 1933
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Her death certificate reads that she was the wife of Eli W. Stevens, and was a widow. At the time of her death she was age 87 years, 4 months and 3 days old. Her father was James McClure, born TN, and her mother was Lucy Harrell, born TN. The cause of death was chronic myocarditis. Mrs. Robert Hickox, Washburn, MO, was the informant. Donna's Note: Her husband was E. W. Stephens not Stevens as this document reads. - Another Photo Death Certificate
Donna Cooper
Photos
Phyllis Long
STEPHENS, Onza Kenneth Feb. 23, 1923
Barry Co., MO
Sept. 6, 1987
Fayetteville,
Washington Co., AR
SSW: Wanda L. - Research Note: He was the son of Daniel "Dan" Jefferson and Margaret Ann (Pendergraft) Stephens. His wife was Wanda Louetta Pendergraft and father of three daughters and two sons. Married Nov. 21, 1943 at Exeter, Barry Co., MO. Obit
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Ronald Ivan Nov. 15, 1988 Nov. 16, 1988 No Data Photo
Phyllis Long
STEPHENS, Ruth M. (PREWITT) Apr. 12, 1923
Purdy,
Barry Co., MO
Mar. 15, 2011
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Leon - Inscription: "Married Dec. 8, 1940" - Research Note: She was the daughter of Finis and Lori (Stephenson) Prewitt. On December 8, 1940, in Barry County, she was united in marriage to Leon Stephens, who preceded her in death on November 11, 1996. Also preceding her in death were her parents; a daughter-in-law, Donna Stephens; five brothers, Bethel, Gene, J.R., Bob and Frankie Ray Prewitt and two sisters, O’Dean Senters and Eva Mae Higgs. Obit
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Thelma Winona "Babe" (NODINE) Apr. 10, 1925
MO
No Date SSW: Ivan Eugene - Research Note: Daughter of Oliver Jasper Nodine and Gertrude Privitt. Note
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Vernon Paul Dec. 21, 1925
MO
Aug. 23, 1958
St. John's Hosp.,
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
Research Note: Culver Funeral Home records state that Vernon Paul Stephens was the son of Daniel Jefferson and Margaret Ann (Pendergraft) Stephens. He was a logger and his wife was Dorothy (Porter) Stephens. Brother of Vesta Weathers, Emily Privett, Thelma Anderson, Ava, Elmer, John, Leon, Ivan, Onza Kenneth, & Joe Stephens. Maternal Grandparents: Henry Thomas & Sarah Angeline (Beshears) (Huff) Pendergraft. Paternal Grandparents: Love B. & Martha Ann (Mahurin) Stephens. He was age 32 years old when he died and the cause of death was pneumonia. Vansandt and Gene Howell preached his funeral. Culver Funeral Home,
V. 8, P. 40,
by Ted Roller
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, Walter William July 30, 1873
MO
Nov. 3, 1950
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Married to Carrie "Cad" Windes. Phyllis' Note: According to his death certificate he was a farmer and his wife was Carrie (Windes) Stephens. He was a son of Eli W. and Susan Ardena (Anderson) Stephens. - Stephens Plot Headstone
Billy Windes
Death Certificate
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEPHENS, William Howard Dec. 15, 1816
VA
Jan. 6, 1907
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: - He was the son of Collin Epps Stephens and Frances Pinckney. William Howard Stephens, born 1818 in VA, married Nancy Sorrels, born 1825 in NC, on Sept. 8, 1844 in Rutherford Co., NC. - Another Photo NC Marriage Records
Photos
Phyllis Long
STEPHENS, Wanda L. (PENDERGRAFT) Oct. 11, 1925
McDonald Co., MO
Mar. 29, 2011
Rural Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Onza K. - Research Note: She was the daughter of Clovis Herbert "Bill" and Cleo (Stephens) Pendergraft. She was united in marriage to Onza Stephens on November 21, 1943. Shortly after their union, they moved to the Washburn area to make their home and raise their children where Onza was employed as a logger and Wanda often assisted. Mr. Stephens preceded her in death on September 6, 1987. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Glen and Harvey Pendergraft; and one granddaughter Shannon Skinner. White Funeral Home
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEWART, Audrey Lavonne (WATSON) Dec. 9, 1907
Pittsburg, KS
Aug. 3, 1990
St. John's Hosp.
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Ray Stewart - Inscription: "Married April 26, 1925" - Research Note: She was the daughter of John Edward Watson and Bertha Mae Dorris. Preceded in death by one son, Billy Keith Stewart on July 10, 1990; one infant daughter; one sister, Myrtle Daniels; and two brothers, Harve and Gay Watson. - Another Photo Obit
Phyllis Long
Photos
Donna Cooper
STEWART, John Aug. 29, 1820 Mar. 2, 1890 Research Note: Stone is broken - death date is gone. Photo
Phyllis Long
STEWART, Pamela DeAnn Nov. 25, 1947
Stella,
Newton Co., MO
Nov. 26, 1947
Caldwell Hospital,
Stella,
Newton Co., MO
Research Note: Her death certificate reads that Ray Stewart, born Washburn, MO, and Audrey Watson, born Washburn, MO, were her parents. The cause of death was premature birth. Ray Stewart, Washburn, MO, was the informant. Death Certificates
Photo
Donna Cooper
STEWART, Kate M. 1870 Oct. 2, 1961 Research Note: Ted's funeral home records only give that she was living in Kansas City, MO and the funeral was held on Oct. 7, 1961. She was 91 years old. Rev. Charles Vanzandt conducted the funeral. Funeral Home Records,
V. 9,
by Ted Roller
Photo
Phyllis Long
STEWART, Ray Nov. 25, 1905
Barry Co., MO
Nov. 25, 1974
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Audrey Watson - Inscription: "Married Apr. 24, 1925" - Research Note: He was the son of Oscar Stewart and his wife Naomi Allie Berryhill. Allie was a granddaughter of Michael Weeks and Katherine C. (Broyles) Berryhill. He was the developer of the Stewart Heights Addition in northern Cassville where he lived. He was a retired carpenter and was the owner of the Purina Feed Store in Washburn for several years. - Another Photo Family Records
Photos
Donna Cooper
STOCKTON, Davis LeNeil July 26, 1923 Oct. 21, 1923 This person has the same dates as Davis LeNeil. That stone is in the Davis plot. - Davis LeNeil Stone Note
Photos
Phyllis Long
STONE, Angel Sept. 21, 1987 Sept. 21, 1987 SSW: Sheila Wynn Ward Photo
Donna Cooper
STONE, Frances Pauline (ARMSTRONG) May 28, 1922 Mar. 11, 1972 SSW: Johnnie Albert - Research Note: Pauline was a daughter of Frank and Blanche (Watson) Armstrong. She married first Blum Eugene "Jack" Norman and second Johnnie Albert Stone. Note
Phyllis Long
Photo
Donna Cooper
STONE, Johnnie Albert Sept. 18, 1924
Harden,
Weld Co., CO
Feb. 5, 2000
MO Vets. Home,
Mt. Vernon,
Lawrence Co., MO
SSW: Frances Pauline - Inscription: "SGT US ARMY WORLD WAR II" - Research Note: Wife, Frances Pauline Armstrong, preceded him in death Mar 11, 1972. Donna's Note: Johnnie Albert Stone, 75, of Washburn, died at 12:30 a.m. February 5 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mt. Vernon following a long illness. He was born September 18, 1924, in Harden, Colorado, and was a son of Albert James and Victoria Heronima Stone. He was an Army veteran of World War II and worked in construction of grain elevators. He married Frances Pauline Armstrong in 1949, and she preceded him in death on March 11, 1972. He married Evelyn Daniels on June 16, 1972, in Prattville, AL and she survives. He was preceded in death by one brother and two sisters. - Military Stone Online Obit
Monett Times
Feb. 7, 2000
Mary Homesley
Headstone
Linda Garrett
Photo
Donna Cooper
STONE, Sheila Wynn (WARD) Sept. 8, 1964 June 9, 1995 SSW: Angel Stone Photo
Donna Cooper
SUMMERS, Mary Lou (ROBERTS) Mar. 14, 1865
Benton Co., MO
Jan. 3, 1946
Newtonia,
Newton Co., MO
Research Note: According to her death certificate her usual residence was Washburn, Barry Co., MO. She was widowed, husband's name not given. She was a daughter of William Roberts, born MO, and her mother's name not given. Informant was Della Mahan of Washburn, MO. She is buried next to Della Mahan. - Mary Lou was born to William David and Mary Ann Roberts in Benton Co., MO. She married Jess Summers from Texas Co., MO. They had two sons who died very young and one daughter Della Mae. - 1930 Census, Missouri, McDonald, Center, District 4 Lucreasa Hall, head, age 84, widowed, married at age 16, born MO, father born IN, mother TN; Mary Lou Summers, servant, age 65, widowed, married at age 19, born MO, parents born MO. Headstone
Betty Fountain Erickson
Della Mahan
and Jewel Mahurin,
Great Granddaughter
Jewel Mahurin Nead
Death Certificate
Census
Photo
Phyllis Long
SWARTZ, Infant No Date Aug. 1, 1908
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: August 22, 1908, Saturday, Cassville Democrat - Ash News: The infant babe of Herbie Swarts died Aug 1, 1908, and was buried at Washburn Prairie Cemetery. Phyllis' Note: Family history notes have his name Swartz. He was a son of Herbert L. and Lula M. (Boman) Swartz. Online Newspapers
Phyllis Long
SWINDLE, Gregory F. Mar. 18, 1940
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
Sept. 11, 1963
TX
Inscription: "In memory of Gregory F. Swindle" - Research Note: He was a son of Eleanor (Paries) and Ormund Swindle. Phyllis' note: Greg was a construction worker building grain elevators and fell down one of the shafts. Note
Johnnye Ann Lane
Photo
Donna Cooper
SWINDLE, Mary Eleanor (PARIES) Sept. 27, 1913
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
June 7, 1985
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Ormund R. - Research Note: Mary Eleanor was a daughter of Ray and Blanche (Watson) Paries. Before her 1984 retirement, she was a deputy assessor for Barry County for many years. Her husband, Ormund Swindle, died in 1970. Surviving are two daughters and a son, one half-brother Frank Armstrong, Cassville and sister Christine Schell, Washburn; 12 grandchildren and 13 great–grandchildren. Online Obit
Phyllis Long
Note
Photo
Donna Cooper
SWINDLE, Ormund Reid Oct. 10, 1886
MO
1945 SSW: Mary E. - Research Note: His WW I military registration has that his birth date was Oct. 10, 1886 and that his name was Ormund Reid Swindle. He was a son of George and Mary (Ford) Swindle. The 1900 census of Shoal Creek, Barry Co., MO, also has Oct. 1886 as his birth date. It lists him as a son of George and Mollie S. and as born in MO. The stone reads that his birth year was 1888. Note
Johnnye Ann Lane
Photo
Donna Cooper


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