The Colony Cemetery
aka Mt. Zion because of the church

Amanda M ALLEN b. Jan. 31, 1882 wife of Louie ALLEN; listed in 1940 census
Beulah Irene ALLEN b. Jan 25, 1900 d. Sept 5, 1964 Father Robert LOTT mother Eliza HANSFORD; died Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto Co., TX; Informant Earl A ALLEN
Leta Anna ALLEN b. Sep. 8, 1881 d. Mar. 23, 1963 Father Barney Riley HIGHTOWER, Mother Paralee GRANGER; Informant Mrs. Phobe WALTERS
Rev. Louie ALLEN b. Apr. 10, 1892 d. Mar. 22, 1968 husband of Amanda M ALLEN; born Tyler, Smith County, TX; Informant Amanda M ALLEN
Infant CHAMBERS unknown  
Kathrine CHAMBERS unknown  
Laurie Lorine CLARK b. Sep. 11, 1902 d. Mar. 9, 1954 bornTolar, TX Parnets Joe FOSTER, Fannie HOPKINS; both born in Stephenville, Erath Co., TX; Informant Harvey CLARK
Valerie V EAST b. 1915 d. Oct. 25, 1962  
Little Jefferson EDWARDS d. 1871  
Little Pearly EDWARDS d. 1884  
Mary EDWARDS b. Nov. 8, 1855 d. Nov. 13, 1876 Daughter of M/M Wash EDWARDS
R D A EDWARDS b. 1906 d. 1991  
William EDWARDS b. abt 1866 d. Feb 1900 Death Cert. states 34 y 10 m 3 days
Amos FOSTER unknown  
Ellis FOSTER b. abt 1888 d. July 4, 1912 Parents Dock FOSTER Harriet HIGHTOWER; Informant R HIGHTOWER
Fannie HOPKINS FOSTER b. Mar. 14 d. Oct. 4, 1952 Parents Ed HOPKINS Betty CHEEK; death cert has her age abt 1895; born Stephenville, TX Informant Mrs. Alice GRISBY
Henry "Uncle Doc" FOSTER d. Nov 29, 1912 Not sure if he is in this cem. some records say Strouds Creek Cem., family says he is in this one.
Joe F FOSTER b. July 18, 1872 d. Aug 18, 1945 born Stephenville, Erath Co., TX; Parents Dock FOSTER Harriet HIGHTOWER; father's bp Waco, TX, mother MS;
Leveda FOSTER b. abt 1905 d Sept 21, 1953 born Tolar, TX; Deth Cert list: Parents Doctor FOSTER Harriet HIGHTOWER; father's bp Waco, TX, mother MS; never married. (not sure if she is buried in this cem.)
Napolun FOSTER b. abt 1888 d. July 18, 1929 Parents Dock FOSTER Harriet HIGHTOWER;
Roscoe FOSTER b. Apr. 20, 1900 d. Jan. 3, 1948 Parent Fannie HOPKINS FORSTER
Ruthy FOSTER unknown  
Larry GOIN b. Jan. 6, 1943 d. May 4, 2010  
Amanda GREEN b. 1908 d. 1971  
Sarah HALEY    
Steve HALEY    
Kathreen HAMBER    
Ollie HANSP unknown  
Sylvia HIGHTOWER HENDRIX b. Jan. 24, 1875 d. Aug. 31, 1963 Parents Anthony HIGHTOWER Dollie PATILLO
Allie EDWARDS HIGHTOWER b. Sept 17, 1884 d. Oct 25, 1914 father Wash EDWARDS; death cert says Mt. Zion Cem. Informant R. B. HIGHTOWER
Anthony HIGHTOWER b. 1842 d. Sep. 10, 1916  
Archie HIGHTOWER b. Aug. 14, 1888 d. Jul. 1, 1889  
Austin Thomas HIGHTOWER b. Apr 17, 1896 d. Aug 31, 1954 Anthony HIGHTOWER Dollie HIGHTOWER; death cert says Tolar Colored Cem.
B B HIGHTOWER b. Oct 2, 1882 d. Mar 17, 1939 Parents Anthony T. HIGHTOWERr,? Dollie PERTILLO Wife Henry Mae WRIGHT
Barney Riley HIGHTOWER b. July 4, 1846 d. May 13, 1931 Father Simon HIGHTOWER; death cert list Mt. Zion Cem. Tolar, TX
Dollie HANSFORD HIGHTOWER d. Aug. 12, 1927  
Hettie Ann HIGHTOWER b. Mar. 1, 1872 d. Mar. 21, 1953 Parents Barney Riley HIGHTOWER, Paralee GRANGER; Informant Miss Josie S HIGHTOWER; born Palestine, Anderson Co., TX
Hettie HIGHTOWER b. Jul. 3, 1820 d. Jul. 3, 1909  
Jock HIGHTOWER b. 1877 d. 1956  
Josie S HIGHTOWER b. Aug.21, 1878 d. Dec. 9, 1954 born Thorp Spring; never married; Father Barney Riley HIGHTOWER, Mother Paralee GRANGER; Informant Leta ALLEN
Miny HIGHTOWER unknown  
N M HIGHTOWER b. 1873 d. 1964  
Pat HIGHTOWER b. Apr. 17, 1913 d. Apr. 4, 1971  
Reuben H. HIGHTOWER b. Nov. 17, 1874 d. Aug. 22, 1952 Parents Anthony HIGHTOWER, Dollie PATILLO
Simon HIGHTOWER b. May 16, 1873 d. Dec. 6, 1964 Parents Anthony HIGHTOWER, Dollie HANSFORD; informant R D EDWARDS
William Anthony "Bose" HIGHTOWER b. Oct. 20, 1869 d. Mar. 25, 1949 Death cert list Mt. Zion Cem. Tolar, TX; Parents Anthony HIGHTOWER, Dollie PATILLO
Iomie HILL b. Apr. 15  
Mmhi LOER unknown  
Ivy LONG unknown  
Bose MANSFORD b. 1894 d. 1957  
Edna MARSHALL b. 1876 d. 1937  
Willie Mae MATHES b. Jul. 12, 1880 d. Mar. 28, 1950 Parents Anthony HIGHTOWER, Dollie HIGHTOWER; death cert list Mt Zion Cem.; informant Mrs. Sylvia HENDRIX
NAWYER unknown  
Minnie NEWBILL b. Nov 11, 1892 d. Nov. 5, 1939 Parents Dick DAVIS Allie McCUEN
Annie RUCKER b. Oct. 8, 1882 d. Oct. 5, 1944  
Sgt Anthony Claud THORP b. Oct. 13, 1908 d. Dec. 12, 1951 Parents Anthony THORP Maggie GOODWIN death cert says burial Hightower Village Cem. Informant Catherine THORP; WW 11 Vet.
Jacob WILLIAMS unknown  


Researched by B Freeman, if you have any corrections please let me know.

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