HOUSES CREEK CEMETERY


Located in Section 9 Twp 27 R1W. From Van Buren, Mo go west on Hwy 60 one mile to M Hwy - turn right and go 4.4 miles to the cemetery on the left across the road from the Chruch of God Prophecy. It is well kept, fenced with a white iron arch and gate— a memorial to “Bob Bowman.” This cemetery has several unmarked graves. (Copied 1981) Revised 1996. Re-revised 1998 by Daisy Andersen and typed by Julie Huggins Feb. 1999
Any notes we have that say "McSpadden Funeral Home, means that my mother got the actual funeral home records and we matched them with the deceased names. We thought that any extra information we could give would be appreciated.
Double Headstone:
Baker, Burrell			24 May 1913 - 24 Feb. 1989
	Edith Yates		03 March 1913 - Still living
Married 06 March 1932

Baker, George W.		23 July 1920 - 05 March 1943 (HM)

Baker, George W.		02 July 1882 - 11 March 1946 (HM)

Baker, Mary Cordelia 		04 June 1884 - 07 April 1953
Wife of George
Born in Shannon County, daughter of Laura Ricker (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Bell, Lona Mae			02 Feb. 1902 - 04 Aug. 1986
Wife of Joseph

Biggerstaff, Deborah A. 	Died 09 June 1975 age 15 days (FM)

Bowen, Martin V.		30 Nov. 1833 - 07 Nov. 1932 (HM) 

Bowen, Melvina C.		09 Dec. 1853 - 04 Jan. 1929 (HM)

Bowen, Tyman			23 Aug. 1904 - 10 Feb. 1971
Son of Joe Bowen & Sarah L. Wallace (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Bowen, Oscar			28 April 1884 - 02 March 1964
Son of Martin Van Buren Bowen & Catherine Kennedy (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Bowman, William			12 March 1885 - 10 July 1956 age 71y 3 m 28d (HM)

Bowman, Pearl 			30 March 1886 - 20 Oct. 1967 (HM)
Daughter of Willis Nichols

Bowman, William Robert “Bob” 03 May 1940 - 19 Nov. 1979

Double Headstone:
Bowman, Earnest			01 Feb. 1910 - 23 Aug. 1982
	Mabel Clark		18 Dec. 1913 - 11 May 1988 
Married 15 Oct. 1930

Double Headstone:
Bowman, Cecil			07 May 1914 - 22 Jan. 1991
	Ester Clark		02 Nov. 1918 - Still Living
Married 30 June 1936

Brawley, Wanda Fay		31 Oct. 1940 - 12 Nov. 1940 (HM)

Bucy, Mary Jane			1859 - 1934
Daughter of Cleveland Hawkins & Abbie Gordan

Bucy, James Franklin		1848 - 1917

Bucy, Henry Tolman		1899 - 1900 Son

Bucy, James T.			06 Feb. 1963 age 84y 4m 22d

Bucy, Carrie			1877 - 1935

Burnham, Frank H.		March 1910 - 24 Feb. 1973 62y 11m 22d (HM)

Burnham, Retta			1915 - 1997 (FM)

Chronister, Meadie		No Date (HM)

Chronister, Elsie Marie		02 Nov. 1957 - 05 Nov. 1957

Chronister, Anita L.		13 Nov. 1955 - 13 Dec. 1955

Chronister, John Basley		1880 - 1965

Chronister, Mary L.		10 Feb. 1901 - 22 May 1954 (HM)

Chronister, Goldie		Born & Died 25 Nov. 1940 

Chronister, William A.		29 May 1902 - 17 Oct. 1965
MO PVT FA REPL TNG CEM WWII
Married Helen Hurt 22 Sep. 1975

Double Headstone:
Clark, Clyde H.			15 March 1912 - 04 July 1997 
	Sarah M.		02 Jan. 1912 - Still Living

Clark, Curtis Lee		1949 - 1975

Clark, Herbert R.		1940 - 1981

Clark, David C.			1879 - 1951

Double Headstone:
Clark, Emma T.			1890 - 1961
	William M.		1887 - 1970

Clark Glen C..			05 May 1930 - 29 Jan. 1978	

Double Headstone:
Clark, Crandell H.		05 Oct. 1908 - 09 March 1997
	Alpha Omega Miller	1908 - 1980
Married 29 Nov. 1928 (Obit)

Double Headstone:
Clark, Cleo G. Miller		03 July 1913 - 26 Feb. 1983 (obit)
	Roy			21 June 1909 - 01 July 1982 (obit)
Married 19 July 1928

Clark, Betty R. Piles		14 Feb. 1951 - 12 Aug. 1983
Married Terry 04 Jan. 1966

Double Headstone:
Clark, Rev. Lyman		05 April 1928 - 14 May 1989
	Helen Martin		30 May 1932 - Still Living
Married 22 Aug. 1947

Clark, Viola B.			1901 - 1987

Clark, Pauline			1934 - 1982

Cowin, Cleston Joseph		16 April 1923 - 15 Dec. 1959
MO PFC Col 5 Inf 71 Div WWII BSM
Born in Reynolds County, Died in Gelena Mo. of crushed chest by train
Son of Clarence Cowin and Nettie Smith (info McSpadden Funeral Home)

Culpepper, Thelma A.		23 June 1918 - 29 Aug. 1946 (HM)

Double Headstone:
Culpepper, Goldie D.		06 Feb. 1918 - 06 Dec. 1957
Daughter of William Bowman & Pearl Nichols (McSpadden Funeral Home)
	Joseph F.		12 Nov. 1912 - 18 June 1975

Dawson, John A.			25 Dec. 1911 - 20 Oct. 1991
US Army WWII

Dawson, Bertha L.		1888 - 1968

Dawson, James C.		Died 05 Jan. 1948 age 77y 7m 12d

Dawson, Mary V.			Died 20 Jan. 1967 age 86y 0m 28d

Dawson, Rhonda Lee		Born & Died 08 Dec. 1958

Dawson, George W.		1917 - 1976
Cpl U.S. Army WWII

Dawson, Walter A. Jr.		18 Oct. 1936 - 14 Feb. 1959
Died at home accidental gun shot wounds by 14 yr. old brother
Son of Walter Dawson &  Thelma Hines (info McSpadden Funeral Home)

Dawson, (Carson) Gene		11 July 1934 - 06 Sep. 1968
Killed when log truck overturned on him 
Son of Walter Dawson & Thelma Hines (info McSpadden Funeral Home)

Dawson, (Jonathan) Wade		16 June 1970 - 08 Sep. 1989

Dawson, James Walter		26 Sep. 1905 - 04 July 1985

Dixon, Curtis			1958 - 1998 (FM)

Twins:
Dixon, Dollie			10 May 1948 - 08 June 1948 age 28 days

Dixon, Mollie			10 May 1948 - 25 May 1948 age 15 days

Dixon, Walter			02 Feb. 1907 - 21 Dec. 1971
Son of Henry Dixon & Daisy Ellen Garrett (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Dixon, Lula			26 Aug. 1906 - 21 Aug. 1994
Married Walter Dixon 25 June 1929

Esmond, William Cecil		05 July 1902 - 30 Oct. 1960 (HM)
Son of Druzella Clark, & Thomas

Esmond, Druzella 		27 June 1874 - 24 Jan. 1949

Esmond, Thomas H.		04 July 1865 - 27 Nov. 1952

Esmond, Beulah			14 March 1906 - 23 June 1998

Ford, Joe Ellen			23 Jan. 1947 - 21 April 1948 (HM)

Ford, Clinton R.		1925 - 03 Aug. 1976 age 51y 4m 18d

Ford, Robert L.			19 May 1937 - 14 June 1974

Forster, Baby Larry		Born & Died 06 June 1965 (FM)

Fowler, Rick, Jr.		2m 1d (FM)

Freeman, Sarah			08 Sep. 1880 - 28 Dec. 1964
Born in Shannon County
Daughter of George Wallace & ?? Pogue (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Gassaway, Arthur Cromwell	12 Feb. 1865 - 19 Nov. 1947

Gassaway, Infant Children	No Dates
Children of A.C. & Elizabeth Gassaway

Double Headstone:
Gresham, Opal H.		09 April 1932 - 04 June 1974
	James H.		16 May 1916 - 02 May 1978

Hall, Rosie			19 Feb. 1934 - 04 Feb. 1982

Harrison, Infant		Born & Died 26 Dec. 1970
Infant of Mr& Mrs. J.E.

Hart, Carol Ellen		Born & Died 22 Dec. 1946

Hart, Alpha M.			1905 - 1978

Hart, Dephia C.			05 March 1909 - 22 Jan. 1976

Hart, Steven			12 June 1951 - 10 April 1952

Hart, Ronald Dale		Born & Died 26 March 1948

Hart, Perry			03 Nov. 1901 - 13 June 1987
Married Alpha Sanders 1922

Hart, Betty Lea			13 Feb. 1933 - 28 Nov. 1996

Hines, Claudie B.		Aug. 1896 - March 1919 Mother

Huddleston, Alpha		20 Dec. 1924 - 26 Sep. 1992

Huddleston, Elmo		07 Feb. 1915 - 26 Sep. 1984 (obit)
Married Alpha Chronister 25 Jan. 1941

Huddleston, James Jr.		24 July 1952 - 17 Aug. 1983
Married Deana Stephenson 05 June 1971

Hulen, Jimmie C.		1935 - 1969

Double Headstone:
Hulen, Delores Geneva Snider	  25 March 1917 - 17 June 1986
	Alonzo 			01 Oct. 1910 - 20 Feb. 1986

Double Headstone:
Keeney, Floyd			09 March 1907 - 12 Aug. 1991 
	Ann			18 Sep. 1915 - Still Living

Lambert, Janie M.		07 Jan. 1951 - 18 April 1959

Lambert, Shirley Mae		10 Dec. 1939 - 01 March 1940

Lambert, Barbara S.		Died 29 Sep. 1942 (FM)

Lambert, Louis			No Date (HM)

Lambert, Josephine		No Date (HM)
Son Lewis Lambert & Josephine Yates
Married Laura Roark 12 May 1966

Lambert, Daisy Marie		01 Feb. 1924 - 09 March 1953
Daughter of James C. Dawson & Mary V. Freeman (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Lambert, John 			10 June 1904 - Sep. 1972

Mall, (Wall?) Gladys Faye	No Date

Marhut, John			24 June 1887 - 12 April 1955
Illinois WAGR BTRY B 333 FLD ARTY WWI

Martin, Ida Jean		07 Aug. 1933 - 14 Aug. 1933 (HM)

McCall, Mary			01 Oct. 1910 - 01 April 1962
Born in Shannon County Missouri
Daughter of Charley Rector & Becky Brooks (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Muckleroy, Ola F.		18 Feb. 1898 - 04 April 1982(FM) 
Wife of Ellis 

Double Headstone:
Miller, Thomas D.		25 Sep. 1883 - 02 Dec. 1967
Born in Pennsylvania, died in Truxton Missouri (info McSpadden Funeral Home)
	Ida J.			08 March 1890 - 28 Dec. 1987

Miller, Ester Lee		1927 - 1928

Double Headstone:
Miller, Wilburn			14 Nov. 1922 - 07 Oct. 1995
	Letha E.		05 July 1926 - Still Living

Nelson, Maude Lee		24 May 1898 - 24 Aug. 1974

Prewitt, Josephine Maberry 	Date to faded to read

Rector, C. Steven		28 Jan. 1960 - 29 March 1960
Son of Dave Rector & Jean Clark

Rector, Chalres A.		19 May 1886 - 31 Dec. 1946

Rector, Rebecca E.		13 Sep. 1890 - 17 Feb. 1954

Rector, Sterling Price		29 May 1899 - 11 April 1955
Born in Shannon County Missouri

Rector, Melvin Ray		18 Dec. 1944 - 16 Oct. 1963
Auto accident on Hwy M, died of a skull fractor
Son of Noah Rector & Pauline Dawson (info McSpadden Funeral Home)

Rector, Naomi Pauline		21 Jan. 1928 - 04 April 1971
Daughter of Robert Dawson & Ira Cowin

Rector, Della Alma		24 June 1905 - 13 March 1973
Daughter of Arby Chaffin & Nora Green

Rector, Bill			28 Sep. 1912  - 28 Nov. 1980

Double Headstone:
Rectorr, Jean			09 Aug. 1927 - 27 Jan. 1990
	David			27 Dec. 1927 - Still Living
Married 24 Feb. 1951

Reeves, Bonnie L.		14 Oct. 1931 - 13 Aug. 1959 (HM)

Reeves, Lucille Bell		14 Oct. 1931 - 16 Feb. 1959 (obit)

Ruddick, Wesley D.		26 April 1942 - 05 Aug. 1998 (obit)

Ruddick, William Thomas		15 June 1974 - 19 Aug. 1974

Sanders, Maud			Died 28 Dec. 1957 age 68y (HM)

Sanders, Rev. Silas		28 March 1888 - 17 Nov. 1959 (HM)

Sanders, Rev. James		22 June 1844 - 28 Feb. 1919 (HM)

Sanders, Louise			04 March 1849 - 03 July 1914 (HM)

Sanders, Mary E.		13 Oct. 1886 - 08 Jan. 1967 

Sanders, Melvin			03 Nov. 1917 - 02 Aug. 1995
PFC US Army

Sanders, Cecelia Rose Marshall 13 March 1919 - 03 March 1997

Sanders, Frank			11 April 1883 - 05 July 1976

Double Headstone:
Smith, Marian R.		08 Aug. 1935 - 17 June 1989
	 Ralph J.		09 March 1932 - Still Livng

Double Headstone:
Swafford, Lucinda		02 May 1907 - 21 Aug. 1955
Daughter of Lewis Lambert & Josephine Yates
Died in Willow Springs General Hosptial (info McSpadden Funeral Home)

	Walter		1900 -  1974
Swafford, Roy A.		16 Feb. 1931 - 28 June 1983 (Obit)
Married Edna Chronister 21 Oct. 1950

Swafford, Edna			1930 - 1990

Swafford, James “Lloyd”		26 April 1921 - 22 Aug. 1987
Pvt. US  Army WWII

Taylor, Una			1885 - 1970

Walters, George Melvin	23 Dec. 1874 - 12 Aug. 1957
Born in Indiana (McSpadden Funeral Home)

Walters, Clara L.		24 Oct. 1895 - 11 May 1982

Weaver, Violet Rose		Born & Died 07 March 1929

Weaver, Mary Melissa		23 Dec. 1881 - 20 Nov. 1973
Daughter of Louis & Martha Gannon

Weaver, Oscar D.		15 June 1879 - 20 April 1962
Indian PVT Com 6 regt MO Inf Spanish American War

Weible, Jerry			30 Sep. 1947 - 16 Jan. 1982 (FM)
Vietnam Army

Williams, R.E.			13 July 1918 Only Date

Double Headstone:
Williams, Andrew Jackson	28 June 1892 - 23 March 1970
Son of John H. Willisams & Sarah Cassidy
	Sophronia		11 April 1899 - 11 July 1991

Williams, John H.		26 Oct. 1939 age 85y 9m 24d (FM)

Williams, Sarah			07 March 1861 - 03 Sep. 1916
Wife of John H.

Williamson, Nellie L. Williams  15 June 1926 - 16 Oct. 1995
Married (1) Gerald Randolph 1944
Married (2) Glen “Pete” he died 25 Feb. 1985

Double Headstone:
Yates, Martha Myrtle Bowen	05 Nov. 1881 - 01 Sep. 1960
Daughter of Martin & Catherine Bowen
	W. Henry		28 Oct. 1870 - 08 Feb. 1948
Married 16 May 1895

Yates, Philmore			No Date

Yates, Jane			No Date

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