GRAVEL HILL

Northwest of DeKalb on FM 1326, beside the Gravel Hill Church.

MAP FOR CEMETERY


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This is a partial listing and is work in progress.
It is made up of Photo's sent in and
also used are the obits collected by the
Texarkana USA Genealogy Society.
If the last name is in all Caps info came from obit on file.  Some info was sent by Martha Ann Chilcote Johnson and Anna.  

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INDEX TO OBITS
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Scenes of the Cemetery

One     Two     Three     Four     Five     Six

 

Photo's submitted by Anna


Aydelott, Curtis L.   9/18/1919   9/4/1982 Mil

Aydelott, Joe Mac   6/26/1931

AYDELOTT, Mae B Casie      9/14/1935      4/6/2000

AYDELOTT, William Thomas      6/24/1923      7/17/1998  

Bius, Lorene      1927      one date 

Bius, Ona L.      9/21/1896      9/23/1973  

Bius, Opal      4/21/1920   one date 

Blocker Marker

Blocker Lot     One      Two      Three      Four

Blocker, Benjamin Franklin      11/30/1852      5/1/1909    Lot

Blocker, Bonnie      9/27/1901      12/30/1960

Blocker, Charles David      4/2/1932      4/4/1932

Blocker, Effie      1890      1896

Blocker, George Washington (Buck)      12/10/1859      11/9/1937

Blocker, Infant Dau of B. F. & M. E.      2/24/1894      9/22/1894

Blocker, Lida J.      12/22/1871      5/26/1928     Blocker Maker

Blocker, Lois Stout      1/31/1911      6/15/1977

Blocker, Mary E.      11/10/1858      3/18/1914

Blocker, Michael Patrick      1829      1897

Blocker, Oak Cliff      1891     1895

Blocker, Richard Benjamin (Dick)      11/3/1911      2/26/1933

BLOCKER, Vera Lois      age 66      6/15/1977  

Bower, George B., Sr.      12/4/1911      10/19/1986  Mil

Bower, Georgia Ann      9/11/1943      10/14/1981  

Bower, Wavie Lee      11/6/1926      12/26/1983 

Bower, William Robert      12/6/1922      4/26/1980   Mil

Buchanan, Etta H.      10/16/1925      4/29/1994  

Buchanan, Lacy G.      2/25/1923      10/3/1983  

Bullard, T. J.      6/22/1877      12/1/1895  

BURKETT, Martha Kaye      7/29/1943      2/20/2001  

Burton, Henry      9/23/1867      12/18/1944 

Burton, Mrs. H.                    1910   

Buttram, Daisy Blocker      12/5/1897      4/27/1970  

Caton, Ava Nell      5/10/1931      7/6/1995   

COUCH, Audrey Caton      8/14/1934      9/8/1995  

Crane, Harry Dorman      1/17/1938      5/9/1976   

Crawley, Cordia Mae (Cox)      3/7/1910      4/21/1999  

Cunningham, Angelia Marie      1/9/1963      1/10/1963  

Cunningham, Ruth      7/6/1917      3/18/1936  

Daffern, Carl Marshal            5/30/1943       

Daffern, Johnnie M.      4/21/1911      9/6/1987   

Daffern, L. Stella      2/17/1909      7/13/1985  

Dees, Charlotte Darlene      1/14/1955      8/10/2004  

Dement, Jessie E. (Rainey)      1/10/1909      2/5/1994   

Dennington, E. Canzadie            8/27/1902            12/13/1909

Durham, Eva Blocker      7/11/1887      1/29/1976

Durham, Robert F.      7/18/1915      10/21/1915

Edwards, Gladys Hill            no dates

Feagin, Annie B.         1888            1924

Feagin, Edward E.      1/3/1914      2/21/1980  

Feagin, Hershel      5/21/1921      4/1/1975    Mil

Feagin, John F.            6/20/1887            3/27/1952  (Date corrected by TXTOPAZ57@aol.com) 

FEAGIN, Mary E      12/27/1921      2/29/1997  

Gardner, Brian Keith      3/12/1963      2/23/1983  

Gardner, Brose Manuel      12/1/1937      11/30/1994 

GARDNER, Ginnings Bedford      5/21/1927      6/12/1996   Miltary 

Gardner, Infant Twin Sons            12/11/1970      one date

GARDNER, Ira G     9/18/1905      10/26/1986

GARDNER, Mildred Faye Chapman    11/17/1930      5/12/2003  

Gardner, Rada Lee      3/23/1904      9/6/1970   

Gardner, William G.      8/15/1925      8/10/1947  

Hall, Hattie Bell (Burton)        5/30/1892      9/22/1935

Hays, Doda Blocker      2/27/1900      12/13/1979  

Hill, Clarence Marvin        10/19/1944        10/23/1944 

HOOPER, Ruben Henry      10/7/1898      12/4/1986

HOOPER, Ruby Anita   1950      6/15/1952

HOOPER, Sidney      4/4/1927      9/21/1998  

Johnson, Clarence E.      10/15/1923      12/24/1989 

Johnson, Jessie Gertrude      11/28/1894      9/28/1971  

Johnson, William Leonard      7/26/1892      4/23/1964  

KENNEDY, Lemuel (Bo)      4/29/1939      5/2/2002  

Lann, Boyce Henry      1/21/1905      4/18/1956  

Leathers, Jimmie      1/28/1895      7/27/1907  

Leathers, P. L.        8/6/1863       5/30/1927 

Maddox, Rada M.      5/22/1892      1/8/1980

Mapp, Jim B.    Born  1836   (James (Jim) Burney Mapp was born April 1836 in GA (County?) Died Feb 13, 1908 in Oak Grove, TX (Bowie County) and was buried Feb 14, 1908 at Gravel Hill.  Info provided by Kecia@qmapp.com)

More info on Mapp submitted

In a letter from Nellie M Mapp dated 5/14/1990 (given to me by Ted Plyant)  "James (Jim) Burney Mapp moved to East Texas with his wife and settled possibly at Omaha, Morris Co. Jim Burney & Annie may have come to East Texas with either the Mapp family or Johnson, or alone, I can't remember. Jim Burney-Born in Ala. or Ga. Son of William (Bill) Hampton Mapp, Died at 74 Texas Buried at Gravel Hill (Bowie Co Tex.)"  "Johnnie - Lived 10 or 11 years. Was buried Bowie Co. at Gravel Hill Cemetery. There was a school there that I went to. A Baptist church was later built were the school stood."

Other info:
The 1860, 1870, 1880 & 1900 Census data all list James B Mapp as being born in GA.
  James Burney Mapp married Anna Louisa Johnson daughter of William Stephens Johnson and Elizabeth Calistia Register. Anna Mapp is buried in Leon Cemetery, (OK, Love County).
Jim and Anna Mapp had 11 children. 
Info provided by Kecia@qmapp.com)

Mapp, Johnny      6/3/1895      2/5/1906

MERCER, Lois R      1/27/1917      2/2/1995

MERWORTH, Ethel E      age 77      12/5/1978

MILLS, Billy Jack      5/26/1929      1/2/1998     

Miller, Irene Mills      6/6/1913      11/2/1950  

Mills, Helen P.      1/20/1942        

Mills, James (Bill)      9/6/1909      10/1/1958  

Mills, L. G. (Jack)      1900      1954 

Mills, Lenora J.      10/25/1873      7/26/1968  

Mills, Ragie            1901            1983 

Moffett, Nina        no dates

Olds, George W.    8/2/1855   2/20/1939  Submitted by wamak@aol.com

O'Bier, Bessie      6/26/1918      3//1925    

O'Bier, James William      3/27/1869      3/5/1957   

O'Bier, Joe Daniel      2/10/1909      10/27/1983 

O'Bier, Joseph Franklin      10/3/1939      10/29/1939 

O'Bier, Mary Molly            4/4/1874            7/11/1942

Olds, Bertie            11/23/1922            8/10/1927       

OLDS, Luther A.      4/13/1921      2/27/1979  

OLDS, Maxine Ellen      9/2/1927      1/5/1996   

Olds, Nora Lee Drake  6/15/1891   2/12/1933  Submitted by wamak@aol.com

Peek, Odis      11/23/1895      2/12/1982   Mil

PEEK, Robert (Tobe)      age 49      8/1/1978  

Phillip, Vergie Mae      6/26/1915      5/14/1935

Phillips, I. N.      3/6/1836      10/11/1914

Phillips, Mary E.      1840      1927   Wife of L. N. Phillips

Phillips Lot

Phillips, N. R.      7/2/1857      12/7/1912

Phillips, Oler Less      1/16/1896      8/1/1897  

Phillips, Son

Phillips, Zula      8/9/1898      10/12/1898   

O'Bier / Pool Lot

Pool, John Henry      9/6/1910      3/8/1978

Pool, Thelma O'Bier      4/12/1912      3/20/1999

Pope, James G.      10/25/1875      7/18/1931

Pope, John Lewis      12/5/1884      4/28/1917

Pope, Leslie      6/28/1889      4/3/1971

Pope, Malinda      11/20/1857      10/24/1899

Pope, Marcie A.      2/17/1875      2/2/1916

Pope, O. P.      5/10/1882      2/7/1910

Pope, W. C.      3/6/1870      1/5/1916

Pope, Zona R.      5/9/1894      10/13/1913

Rainey, Infant Daughter of W. E.      3/13/1919   one date

Rainey, James L.      4//1872      5//1925

Rainey, M. Belle      1/27/1897      7/19/1993

Rainey, Martha A.      5//1874      3//1962

Rainey, W. E. (Bud)            6/15/1889            1/22/1968

RATA, Thomas D.    age 82      5/1/1965   

Reed, Andrew N.      8/12/1871      6/24/1950

Reed, Buster      2/24/1915      4/4/1988   

Reed, Earl Lee      10/1/1888      3/27/1950  

Reed, Loise Lena  no dates Living     

Reed, Margarette E.      4/5/1929         

Reed, Mary Elizabeth      4/26/1885        

Reed, Mary L.      11/21/1881      12/9/1959   Death date per Bates Rolfe FH records

Reed, Preston H.       12/7/1916        10/17/1989  Mil

Reville, Benjamin Franklin   3/3/1878   7/15/1941 Submitted by wamak@aol.com

RHEA, Dessie Lorene      2/9/1916      7/15/2001  

Robbins, Curtis G.      5/10/1897      2/14/1965  

Robbins, Eddie Mae      10/1/1930      11/9/1932  

Roberts, Harlan      2/11/1909      3/27/1982  

Roberts, Willie Bell      1/27/1915      7/10/1975  

SAXON, Clarence      5/10/1894      2/26/1965   Mil

Saxon, Earnest      8/18/1901      8/14/1930  

Saxon, Infant Son of Clarence      4/4/1937    one date 

Saxon, Ola I.            4/19/1904            8/11/1988       

SCHERBACK, William John      9/19/1925      2/12/1998   Mil

Sheridan, Baby      4/13/1949   one date       

Smith, Clifton F.      6/17/1930      7/16/1950   Mil  

Son, George Washington      7/4/1869      10/25/1952     

Son, James H.      5/10/1837      5/12/1903   Mil  

Son, Lillie Frances      1/12/1881      2/17/1933        

Spinks, Arthur D.      4/30/1905      11/2/1956        

Spinks, Benjamin B.      6/8/1881      3/7/1952         

Spinks, Infant Son of A. D. & V. O.      11/30/1929  one date 

Spinks, Isabell            8/1/1886            8/29/1952       

SPINKS, Vester Ovie      2/19/1907      1/13/1998    

Stansberry, Susen      8/29/1868      12/28/1951       

Stansbury, S. M.      9/25/1864      5/19/1942        

Stinson, Kenney      6/24/1928      11/16/1975

STINSON, Mary Frances      3/27/1929      5/12/1987    

Strain, Gertrude Meyer            3/24/1917            5/15/1981

STRAIN, James Thomas      11/23/1919      11/11/2003  Mil

Talbott, James L.            5/17/1924            9/17/2000       

THOMPSON, Dorothy May      9/3/1921      8/25/2002 

Thompson, Marvin T.      7/27/1915      8/5/1979

Varnum, Sarah Jane (Bower)            2/2/1948            7/8/1993

Vick, Emily Jane Hays      9/26/1929      11/9/1950  

Wade, Linda      1947      1996

Welch, James Vada  1891      1948

Welch, Reginol D.      7/16/1940      8/30/1956

White, Alfred A.            12/12/1914            1/17/1989

WHITE, Gladys I      5/16/1915      3/9/2003    


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