Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery

If you have additional names or the entire list, please send them to me so I can add them to this page. 

Submitted by Billie Powell
Pictures by Carolyn.
Eastwood is in Caruthersville. 

There used to be an infant burial ground behind the old church. When the present church addition was built, the graves and markers were moved to the back of the church grounds. The only burial site at the back of the church is a small enclosure.

Bell, Fielding    d. Feb 8, 1888

Bruce, Thomas A.    d. Aug 10, 1890, 18 yrs 5 mo 21 days

Bushey, Geo. W. Rev.    May 5, 1822-Sep1866

Cooper, Charles Wesley   Oct 20, 1907- Nov 23, 1948, 41 yr 1 mo 3 days

Davis, Martha    Feb 14, 1850-Sep 7, 1894

Eastwood, Martha    d. Sep 12, 1858, consort of James Eastwood and daughter of Uthl R./B.  Forel?, shares stone with Polly Nall

Findley, Mary Permelia    Jul 23, 1836-Apr 10, 1887

Jarvis, Iba C.    d. Jan 25, 1878, aged 62 yrs 24 days

Lambkin, William H.    May 23, 1867-Aug. 27, 1894

Michell, Joseph    Dec 18, 1845-Jun 13, 1872

Nall, Polly Ann   b. 1813 - stone broken, consort of Robert C. Nall, daughter of James & Martha Eastwood, shares stone with Martha Eastwood

Taylor, Hugh   about 1897-98

Walker, John H.    Feb. 13, 1793-Apr 23, 1860

Walker, John Hardeman    1794-1880, John Hardeman Walker was important to the development of this part of the bootheel. His marker is an historical marker. ENTERPRISING CITIZEN OF LITTLE PRAIRIE. THROUGH HIS EFFORTS THE "BOOTHEEL" BECAME A PART OF MISSOURI. ERECTED BY THE GAYOSO CHAPTER D.A.R. 1958

Walker, Sarah C.   May 9, 1798-Mar 18, 1878, wife of John H.

Ward, H. M.    Memorial Stone, no dates

Ward, Mary J.   Memorial Stone, no dates

Whitehead, Addie    Jul 17, 1868-Sep 19, 1878, born in Nelson Co., KY

The following tombstones were illegible. If you know who these are, please let me know.

Unknown 1  - nothing readable

Unknown 2 - looks like a small marker for a child or infant.

 

 

Templates in Time