Brewster County, Texas

Elm Grove Cemetery

Base data from the files of the Alpine Cemetery Association, the organization which manages Elm Grove Cemetery.  Supplemental information provided from: TD-Texas Death Index, TDC-Texas Death Certificate, TB-Texas Birth Index, SS-Social Security Death Index, WWI Draft-Registration Records, Obit-Obituary, Cen-US Census, Fam-Family Records, HA-Historic Alpine.  Information is provided as a guide to, not a replacement for, official source records.   Information in Magenta taken from Texas Death Cerificates by Peggy Trammell Allen, August 2009

Cemetery Map

Block 4A, 1-19

Abbrevations:     D/O=Daughter of         S/O=Son of    W/O=Wife of     H/O=Husband of

Lot & Space

Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone

Military

Historic Alpine

Inscriptions & Notes

Lot 1, 1

Seidenstricker, Marie Theresa

09 July 1870 TDC

28 July 1958 TDC

 

 

 

D/O Riesel

Lot 1, 2

Alderson, John M.

19 Aug 1891 TDC

26 Feb 1968 TDC

 

WW I, TX M Elec Air Service

 

S/O John Taylor Alderson & Susan E Davidson TDC

Lot 1, 3

Alderson, Elenor J.

25 Feb 1894 SS

2 July 1984 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 1, 4

Alderson, Jr., John M. 'Johnny'

14 Oct 1927 SS

07 Nov 1980 TD

 

 

 

S/O John M Alderson Sr & Elenora J .

Lot 1, 5

Potts, Rayumond Earl

9 Nov 1924

3 Aug 2005

 

WW II US Army

 

 

Lot 1, 6

Potts, Pearline S.

22 Feb 1919 Obit

16 Apr 2007 Obit

 See Photo Above

 

 

 

Lot 1, 7

Painter, Ronald William 'Bill'

15 Oct 1936

11 Feb 1995 TD

 

 

 

"With wings like eagles, IS 40:31"

Lot 1, 9

Schultz, June Rose

15 June 1921 SS

10 July 1988 TD

 

 

 

"Hiking in Heaven"

Lot 1, 10

Pearce, Clifton Ross MD

12 May 1954 TD

13 Apr 2001 Obit

 

Vietnam

 

S/O Allan Ray Pearce & Thelma Jean Atwood Obit

Lot 2, 1

Anderau, Earl William

13 May 1910 TB

18 Oct 1977 TDC

 

World War II US Navy

 

 

 

Lot 2, 2

Anderau, Katherine Turney

20 Nov 1912 SS

20 Feb 1981 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 2, 3

Turney, Albert Macon TDC

13 Jan 1865 TDC

23 Feb 1952 TDC

 

 

Pioneer 1888

S/O Albert G. Turney & Salina Ward
Lawyer

Lot 2, 4

Turney, Annie Kate

26 Mar 1883 SS

14 Mar 1980 TDC

 

 

Pioneer 1888

 

Lot 3, 2

Townsend, Alice 'Allie' Augusta Jones  TDC

11 Nov 1874

26 May 1940

 

 

Pioneer 1894

D/O James C Jones & ? TDC
"Mimi"

Lot 3, 3

Townsend, Everett Ewing

20 Oct 1871

19 Nov 1948

 

 

Pioneer 1894

S/O William Wallace Townsend & Margaret Jimmerson Long CEN

Lot 3, 4

Townsend, William Wallace CEN

16 Jan 1871

25 May 1915

 

Capt 27 TX Cav CSA

Pioneer before 1910

Ancestry.com records indicate son of Lite Townsend & Emma Anna (Mona) Wallace Ewing

Lot 3, 5

Townsend, Margaret Jimmerson Long CEN

11 Nov 1841

06 Jan 1924

 

 

  

 

Lot 3, 6

Townsend, Joseph Bedford

28 Aug 1878 CEN

25 Sep 1904

 

Spanish American War Corp Tr 1 1 Tex Cav

 

 

S/O William Wallace Townsend & Margaret Jimmerson Long CEN

 

Lot 3, 9

Hudgins, Margaret Law Townsend TDC

11 Nov 1896

10 Mar 1957

 

 

 

D/O Everett E. Townsend & Alice Jones 

Lot 4, 1

Kimball, Keesey Hol TB

28 Oct 1927 SS

24 July 2000 SS

 

 

 

S/O Otis H Kimball & Virginia Allen TB

Lot 4, 4

Morgan, Jo Vanda

1899

30 Apr 1938 NMDC

 

 

 

New Mexico Death Certificate issued for Jovauda Morgan 30 Apr 1938 Eddy Co, NM.  Age 38.  Parent listed as May Etta Keean

Lot 5, 2

Kimball, Cora Stevenson

10 Feb 1870 TDC

03 Mar 1954 TDC

 

 

Pioneer 1905

D/O George W. Stevenson & Elizabeth Kelley Roach

Lot 5, 3

Kimball, Charles Francis

20 Nov 1860 TDC

27 May 1937 TDC

 

 

 Pioneer 1905

H/O Cora Stevenson Kimball, S/O Wiley J. Kimball & Nancy Adeline Simmons

Lot 5, 4

Kimball, Virginia Allen TD

1904 10 July 1905 SS

16 Dec 1998 TD

 

 

 

W/O Otis H Kimball CEN

 

Lot 5, 6

Kimball, Otis H.

03 Mar 1903 SS

04 Jan 2001 SS

 

 

 

S/O Charles F Kimball and Cora S CEN

 

Lot 6, 2

Sublett, Elta Rita TD

1908

02 July 1990 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 6, 3

Sublett, David Phillip TDC

27 Oct 1900 TDC

29 June 1957 TDC

 

 

 

S/O James Lee Sublett & Melissa Belle Cowan TDC

Lot 6, 4

Jefferson, Elinor Jane S. SS

07 Mar 1935 TDC

26 Apr 2007 TDC

 

 

 

 

Lot 6, 5

Jefferson, Homer Gene

15 Feb 1928 SS

05 June 2004 SS

  

W W II Cpl US Air Force

 

 

 

Lot 6, 8

Martin, Lloyd Kerr

04 July 1927

30 Mar 2002

 

WW II Tec 4 US Army

 

 

 

Lot 6, 9

Martin, David S.

1932

No Date

 No Photo

 

 

 

Lot 7, 3

Owens, Elizabeth Catherine TDC

07 Dec 1873 TDC

21 Mar 1947 TDC

 

 

 

D/O Clemons & Darwin TDC

Lot 7, 4

Johnson, Edward Eugene 'Eddie' TDC

12 July 1886 TDC

20 May 1955 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Willie Rasmus Johnson & Alice Rock TDC

Lot 7, 5

Johnson, Annie Elmyra 'Myra'  Wigley TDC

12 Jan 1892 TDC

19 Mar 1950 TDC

 

 

 

D/O F A Wigley & Mary Weatherall TDC

 

Lot 8, 1

Ingersoll, Nellie Young

27 July 1870 TDC

18 Jan 1944 TDC

 

 

 

 

Lot 8, 2

Ingersoll, Charles E.

31 Aug 1862 TDC

09 Apr1953 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Alexander D. Ingersoll & Sarah J. Vanormond

Lot 8, 5

Davis, Thomas B.

18 Mar 1887 TDC

01 Apr 1964 TDC

 

WW I

 

H/O Marie Davis

Lot 8, 6

Davis, Marie Ingersoll

24 Aug 1892 TDC

27 Oct 1985 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 8, 9

Tardy, Jewel K.

06 Mar 1909 SS

18 Aug 2003 SS

 

 

 

 

 

Lot 8, 11

Ray, Frank O.

31 Aug 1897 TDC

15 Jan 1966 TDC

 

WW I

 

S/O Robert Lee Ray, Sr. & Omega Oliver
Attorney

Lot 8, 12

Ray, Anne Doyle

09 Oct 1914 SS

19 Dec 2000 SS

 

 

 

 

Lot 9, 2

Chaffin, Paul Ashley NMD

1912

1940

 

 

 

 

Lot 9, 3

Chaffin, Edward Ashby TDC

07 Feb 1872 TDC

22 Sep1948 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Francis M. Chaffin & Sally Elizabeth Loftin TDC

Lot 9, 4

Chaffin, Myrtle Taylor

1885 TDC

13 Mar 1973 TDC

 

 

 

D/O James T. Taylor & Manerva Skeen TDC

Lot 9, 7

Chaffin, Arthur Marion TDC

03 Dec 1909 TDC

27 Dec 1964 TDC

 

 

 

S/O David Chaffin & Mollie Sooter TDC

Lot 9, 8

Chaffin, Mollie Sooter

1881

28 Mar 1973 TDC

 

 

 

D/O James M. Sooter & Elizabeth Bradshaw TDC

Lot 9, 9

Crosby, Bonnie Aline Chaffin TDC

26 Mar 1920 TDC

04 Sep1976 TDC

 

 

 

D/O David Chaffin & Mollie Sooter TDC

Lot 9, 10

Chaffin, Mary Lucille

04 Jan 1918 SS

13 Feb 1991 TD

 

 

 

D/O David Chafin & Mollie Sooter Cen

Lot 9, 11

Chaffin, Eva Fern

04 Oct 1905 SS

21 Aug 1991 TD SS

 

 

 

D/O David Chafin & Mollie Sooter Cen

Lot 9, 12

Sooter, Thomas M.

25 Jan 1886 TDC

15 Dec 1969 TDC

 

 

 

 

Lot 10, 2

Ferguson, John Wesley TDC

09 Mar 1856 TDC

08 May 1943 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Howard Marshall Ferguson & Hannah Adeline Ramsey TDC

Lot 10, 3

Ferguson, Frances Josephine Leverton TDC

10 May 1869 TDC

12 Mar 1942 TDC

 

 

 

D/O G William Leverton & Mary Sandifer TDC

Lot 10, 4

Sublett, Jr., Wallace Raymond

11 Dec 1917

11 Nov 1994 TD

 

WW II US Navy

 

 

S/O Wallace Raymond SublettSr & ? TDC

 

Lot 10, 5

Sublett, Lucyle Ferguson

23 Aug 1921 SS

17 June 1995 TD SS

 

 

 

D/O Wallace Raymond Sublett & Evelyn Alice Holomicke TB

 

Lot 10, 10

Sublett, Margie Faye TD

15 Sep 1956 TD

20 May 1999 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 11, 3

Spangle, Caroline Dutchess Graham TDC

26 Sep 1907 TDC

08 May 1933 TDC

 

 

 

"Until the Day Break and Shadwos Flee Away"
W/O Alexander Spangle, D/O Joe Graham TDC

Lot 11, 4

Miles, John Benedict TDC

06 June 1890

03 May 1944

 

Missouri Pvt US Army WW I

 

S/O John Miles & Lizzie Smith TDC

Lot 12, 2

Beck, Margarette Jane Word TDC

10 Jan 1935

02 Jan 1956

 

 

 

"In Loving Memory Of"
D/O A.L. Word & Sarah Lee McNew TDC

Lot 12, 3

McNew, Lee

08 Aug 1884

12 May 1971

 

 

 

 

Lot 12, 4

McNew, Ida S. TDC

27 Dec 1885

31 Jan 1974

 See Photo Above

 

 

 

Lot 12, 5

Word, Sara L.

16 Jan 1911
23 Jan 1911 SS

21 May 1981

 

 

 

"Beloved Mother"

 

Lot 13, 1

Burgess, Joseph Edgar

08 Dec 1880 TDC

12 Sep 1953  TDC

 

WW II

 

Pioneer 1910-1920

S/O Thomas William Burgess & Martha George TDC

Lot 13, 2

Burgess, Jessie Ray

09 Jan 1883

05 Oct 1966

 

 

Pioneer 1910-1920

D/O James W. Holmes & Sarah Ogilivie

Lot 13, 5

Harris, Lorenzo Dow "Jug"

04 Aug 1898
1899 TDC

01 July 1970

  

Pvt St Army Tng Corps
 WW I

 

S/O John Robert Harris & Anna E. Grubbs TDC

Lot 13, 6

Harris, Anna Belle Dabney

08 Mar 1902 TDC

03 Nov 1973 TDC

 

 

 

D/O John Lane Dabney & Ruby Hill TDC

Lot 14, 2

Whiteside, Roy Agustus

28 July 1893 SS

03 May 1977 TDC

 

 

 

 

Lot 14, 3

Whiteside, Mary Adeline Ferguson TDC

11 May 1894 TDC

12 Apr 1963 TDC

 See Photo Above

 

 

D/O John W. Ferguson & Frances Leverton TDC

Lot 15, 3

Engle, Aaron Nissley TDC

19 June 1871 TDC

17 Nov 1943 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Jesse M. Engle & Elizabeth Nissley TDC

Lot 15, 4

Engle, Emily E. Parsell TDC

25 Oct 1883 SS

06 Jan 1971 TDC

 

 

 

 

Lot 15, 5

Brown, Dennis Lowell TDC

30 Apr 1902 TDC

25 Sep 1966 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Thomas E. Brown & Maud Young TDC

Lot 15, 6

Marsh, Edith Engle Brown

26 Mar 1916 SS

12 Jan 2006 SS

 

 

 

 

Lot 16, 3

Coulson, Jr., Perez Dickerson TDC

02 Feb 1882 TDC

28 Dec 1968 TDC

 

 

 

S/O P.D. Coulson, Sr. & Etheldra Johnston

Lot 16, 4

Coulson, Caroline E. Westbrook TDC

16 Aug 1884 TDC

14 Sep1961 TDC

 

 

 

D/O William A. Westbrook & Bernice Dillahunty

Lot 16, 5

Westbrook, William Alexander TDC

05 Dec 1856 TDC

12 May 1948 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Jarrett Westbrook & Jane Browning TDC

Lot 16, 10

Westbrook, Henry W. TDC

08 Apr 1882 TDC

04 May 1964 TDC

 

WW I

 

  

S/O William Alexander Westbrook & Bernice Dillahunty TDC

Lot 16, 11

Westbrook, Jodie Gordon TDC

02 July 1890
02 Jluly 1891 TDC

16 May 1953

 

TX Pvt 131 Field Arty 36 Div WW I

 

S/O William A.Westbrook & Bernice Delhunty

Lot 17, 1

Neely, Johnnie O'Bryant

28 Mar 1908

No Date

 

 

 

 

Lot 17, 2

Reid, Florence McAfee

24 Nov 1892
1893 TDC

01 Aug 1933

 

 

 

"She died as she lived--a Christian" W/O Wade Reid, D/O N.S. McAfee & Lizzie Redding

Lot 17, 5

Reid, Knox

1903

24 Oct 1986 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 17, 6

Reid, Lou Taylor

07 Oct 1906 SS

17 Mar 2001 SS

 

 

 

 

Lot 17, 7

Neely, Jr., Carroll H.

18 May 1934

05 June 1989 TD

 

 

 

 

Lot 17, 11

Reid, Roy C, TD

1886

1977

 

 

 

 

Lot 17, 12

Reid, Lee Hutchison TDC

19 Sep 1862 TDC

29 Mar 1943 TDC

 

 

 

Mother
D/O James Hutchison & Louisa Turner TDC

Lot 18, 2

Hall, Ella Pierce TDC

14 Jan 1912 TDC

29 Aug 1952 TDC

 

 

 

"Our Beloved Daughter"
D/O John T. Pierce & Cora Mason

 

Lot 18, 3

Pierce, John Thomas

1879 15 Dec 1880 TDC

02 June 1961 TDC

 

 

 

"Our Beloved Father"
S/O John Thomas Pierce & Isabelle Powers

Lot 18, 4

Pierce, Cora Mason

27 Sep 1886 TDC

07 May 1968 TDC

 

 

 

 

Lot 18, 5

Pierce, Paul E. 'Red'

29 Dec 1914 SS

31 Mar 2004 TDC

  

WW II Lt US Navy

 

 

 

Lot 18, 6

Pierce, Maude Lunelle Mitchell TD

03 June 1914 SS

26 Oct 1978 SS TD

 

 

 

Texas Death Index has Maude L Pierce d 26 Oct 1978

Lot 19, 1

Gaston, Fred H.

14 Feb  1890

06 Sep 1951

 

 

 

 

Lot 19, 4

Cross, Margaret E. Bennett 'Margie'

17 Mar 1906 SS

Oct 1989 SS

 

 

 

 

Lot 19, 5

Cross, Horace Devane 'Jack'

31 Mar 1900 TDC

26 Oct 1974 TDC

 

 

 

S/O Ewing S. Cross & Eula Mae Paul TDC

Lot 19, 6

Luckett, Jackie Louise Cross

15 Aug 1925 TDC

19 Feb 1958 TDC

 

 

 

D/O Jack Cross & Margaret Bennett TDC

Lot 19, 10

Cross, Eula Mae

08 Sep 1875 TDC

22 Mar 1955 TDC

 

 

Pioneer 1917

 

Lot 19, 11

Cross, Tom G.

11 June 1910 SS

22 Nov 1994 TD SS

 

 

 

 

Lot 19, 12

Cross, Ethel Lois TD

18 May 1908 SS

22 Nov 1998 TD SS

 

 

 

 

Block 4A, Lots 20-29

Block 4A, Lots 30-40

Block 4A, Lots 41-45

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