LILLIAN CEMETERY


This is a public cemetery and is accessible by a lane through a field.  From Broken Bow, Custer County, Nebraska, travel on the oil road 13 miles north, then go ¾ mile west and then ¼ mile north in the field.  The cemetery is located on farm land long held by the Bates family - in Lillian Valley - Section 28, Township 19, Range 20.


Barnes, William W., "Father", 1863 - 1948;  Lorena, "Mother",  1868 - 1951

Barnes, Samuel T., "Son", 1890 - 1962

Bates, James M.,  Aug 19, 1849 - Apr 30, 1937;  Elizabeth,  June 31, 1853 - July 1, 1884;  Frances E.,  Jan 3, 1862 - Mar 7, 1931;  Helen E.,  Nov 30, 1880 - July __, 1903

Bates, Clemens J., "Daddy",  1890 - 1954;  Ruth A.,  1894 - 1983

Bates, Claude E., son of C. J. and R. A. Bates, Aged 7 mos 22 das

Bates, Lyle J.,  April 21, 1927 - March 25, 1961,  Nebraska, Cpl, Co D, 23 Infantry, World War II,

Bates, Connie Kay, daughter of Lyle and Bonnie Bates, March 3, 1950

Bates, Claude E., "Son",  1863 - 1945;  James O., "Father", 1826 - 1895;  Louise A., "Mother",  1831 - 1903;  Minnie H., "Daughter",  1872 - 1896

Belders, Chester W., son of F. & M. Belders,  1916 - 1917, "Our baby"

Belders, Delmer C., Nebraska Staff Sgt., 134 Inf., 35 Inf Div, World War II,  March 7, 1919 - November 15, 1944

Belders, (a grave with just a cross and the last name on it)


Flannery, Ruth Lea Myers, "Mother", March 13, 1925 - March 31, 1965

Francis, Celestia B.,  died July 11, 1902, Aged 80 ys 2 ms 5 ds "She was a true Christian and a good Mother"


Gwinn, Edgar F., son of J. E. and E. F. Gwinn,  died Apr 12, 1888, aged 2 ys, "Safe in the arms of Jesus, safe on His gentle breast"

Gwinn, Susan,  wife of D. H. Gwinn,  1859 - 1895


Howell, Amy F., 1891 - 1931;  George B., "Father", 1871 - 1963,


Kopp, Steven A., "First pastor of Lillian Church",  Dec 9, 1841 March 28, 1910, "Peace, perfect peace"


Leisure, Frank C., born Apr 4, 1876 - died Dec 7, 1907 "For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive."


Myers, Bradley Darrell,  Aug 9, 1964 - Mar 15, 1967, "Our Son", "An angel came and took a flower away"

Myers, William F., "Father",  1869 - 1937;  Kittie A. M., "Mother",  1872 - 1969

Myers, Lula E.,  Dec 10, 1893 - Febr 24, 1913  "Faithful to her trust even unto death"


Olsen, Stella M., wife of Eli Olsen,  Jan 18, 1886 - July 7, 1914


Scott, Myrtle J., "Mother", Sept 18, 1893 - May 1, 1977

Scritsmier, Mary Gwen, Jan 29, - Oct 1, 1939


Templar, Andrew,  1862 - 1916

Templar, George,  May 21, 1865 - Nov 19, 1915

Templar, Maggie A., wife of G. Templar, died May 1, 1896, Aged 26 y 5 m 22 d, "Safe in the Arms of Jesus"; Nellie, dau. of G. and M. A. Templar, died May 21, 1896, Aged 7 ds

Templar, Earl,  May 30, 1900 - Oct 2, 1914

Templar, Chester and Nellie, no dates


Wachter, Arvila C., died June 9, 1906, Aged 16 ys 10 ms 10 ds;  Floyd, died August 8, 1888, Aged 5 ms 13 d;  Harry L., died Sept. 8, 1892, aged 9 ms 15 ds;  infant son of A A & L A
Wachter, died Jan 16, 1905

Warring, Rachel,  died Apr 19, 1904, Aged 76 yr 11 ms 16 ds;  John R. S., "Father",  died July 24, 1901, 73 years 9 months 13 days, Civil War veteran 61 - 65 marker

Wilcox, Hattie, 1869 - 1931

Wilcox, Harry, 1869 - 1933

Wilcox, John H., 1853 - 1920

Worthington, Cora E., Aug 9, 1870 - Dec 7, 1961, "At Rest"

Worthington, George M., Feb 14, 1863 - Apr 24, 1919, "At Rest"


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