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SMYRNA CEMETERY OF NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TEXAS
 

     The Smyrna Cemetery is located in the far south section of Nacogdoches County. From Lufkin take Hwy. 103 East approximately 18 miles to FM 226 E. Turn right (South) on FM 226. Go approximately 4.5 miles to CR 489, turn left (East). Go approximately 3 miles until road dead ends. Turn left and the cemetery is on the right side.

This list and photos were made 22 May 2004 by Debra and Bob Hardin.

     Every effort has been made to make an accurate transcription. If you have additional information or photos of any of these persons or if you believe there is an error in the transcript please email TXGenWeb Nacogdoches County Coordinator with the information but please DO NOT send images or attachments without an exchange of email first. Unexpected email with attachments will not be opened due to the threat of viruses and worms.

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ENTRANCE TO SMYRNA CEMETERY
 

 
TOMBSTONE TRANSCRIPTION OF SMYRNA CEMETERY
  Name Born Died Additional Information  
Artie, Willie
Correction from Michelle Holland:
Holland, Willie Artie
Oct. 10, 1889 July 7, 1939  
Brown, George W. Feb. 7, 1833 May 7, 1860 (?) Son of Dr. R.O. Brown & Nancy
Brown, Nancy W. Oct. 8, 1813 May 23, 1895 Wife of Dr. R.O. Brown
Brown, Dr. R. O. Jan. 29, 1805 Apr. 28, 1875  
Carleton, J. H. ???? Apr. 6 or 16, 1912 Assuming death date, Pvt. 13, TX Cav.CSA
Coleman, Ida A. Dec. 29, 1890 Mar. 31, 1918 Wife of A. Coleman
Coleman L. V. 1884 1914 Wife of A. Coleman
Crow, W. B. Aug. 8, 1858 Sept. 8, 1901  
Harvey, Donald Wayne ------ Dec. 7, 1948 Assuming death date, son of Mr/Mrs Freeman Harvey
Fisher, Emily O. Feb. 12, 1847 Apr. 2, 1881  
Fisher, Eugene C. Jan. 28, 1876 May 30, 1876 Son of JK & EO
Fisher, Eugenia E. Sept. 16, 1855 Nov. 11, 1886  
Fisher, Joseph L. Nov. 10, 1879 May 14, 1880 Son of JK & EO
Fisher, Nancy Mar. 2, 1881 Mar. 16, 1881 Dau. Of JK & EO
Fisher, Thomas B. Sept. 11, 1872 Dec. 29, 1872 Son of JK & EO
Harvey, Elwood 1904 1926  
Harvey, Infant blank blank Sons of Tiffie & Ada Harvey (1 name on stone-sons is plural on stone)
Holland, Mitchel G. May 9, 1864 Oct. 27, 1939  
Holland, Oliver Mar. 5, 1916 Mar. 21, 1919
Additional info from Michelle Holland: Oliver Holland died accidentally while playing "deer and dog"
Holland, Pheby M. Sept. 17, 1879 Apr. 19, 1937 Wife of M.G. Holland
Holland, Willie Artie
Correction from Michelle Holland
Oct. 10, 1889 July 7, 1939  
Jackson, G. B. Aug. 20, 1861 June 18, 1896 Med. Student of New Orleans, La.
Jackson, John S. Dec. 27, 1875 Sept. 15, 1877 Son of W.D. & Mary A. Jackson
Jackson, Laura V. Dec. 14, 1886 Jan. 1, 1909 Stone reads “Our Dear Sister”
Jackson, W. D. Feb. 25, 1836 Mar. 12, 1907  
King, Rufus Dec. 12, 1881 July 26, 1932  
Lowery, Archie Nov. 30, 1906 July 21, 1909 Son of GE? or CE? & Della Lowery
Lowery, Arthur (A.L.) July 4, 1901 Sept. 14, 1978 Pvt. US Army WWII, DBL. Stone w/Ossie M. Lowery
Lowery, Charles Earl Aug. 12, 1908 Nov. 18, 1998  
Lowery, Jim Mar. 18, 1860 Dec. 22, 1924  
Lowery, Infant ????? Nov. 1915 Birth and/or Death date; Dau of E.L. & Lucy Lowery
Lowery, Nancy Mirtie (infant) Nov. 9, 1921 Jan. 7, 1922  
Lowery, O. L. (Oscar) July 4, 1901 July 17, 1994  
Lowery, Ossie M. May 8, 1917 Oct. 11 or 14, 2002 Date not engraved on head stone yet (as of 22 May 2004), Date was taken from temp. marker from Laird McGill Funeral Home, Nacogdoches, TX
Lucas, Novis Elaine Feb. 4, 1933 Sept. 18, 1927  
Meador, Sharlet Etherdigo Aug. 1866 Jan. 4, 1904 Wife of John M.
Meador, John Henry Nov. 10, 1886 Feb. 19, 1906  
Meadows, Ben Sept. 23, 1868 Nov. 20 1900  
Meadows, James Nov. 8, 1898 May 12, 1902  
Meadows, Mary L. Sept. 17, 1896 June 5, 1897  
Sowell, Belle (photo: tall grave markers at right surrounded by stones are graves of Belle and M. L. Sowell) Mar. 10, 1877 Feb. 19, 1945 Grave enclosed with M.L. Sowell-possible spouse?
Sowell, Infant Feb. 10, 1929 Feb. 10, 1929 Son of Mr/Mrs B.H. Sowell
Sowell, Irene June 2, 1910 blank Double marker with Bryant H. Sowell
Sowell, Bryant H. Nov. 17, 1904 Apr. 28, 1933 Double marker with Irene Sowell
Sowell, Ester Apr. 24, 1901 Dec. 9, 1912  
Sowell, G. W. June 15, 1861 June 27, 1902  
Sowell, James A. Apr. 11, 1857 Mar. 16, 1935  
Sowell, ???? Nov. 14, 1889 Nov 24, 1918 Son of J.A. & Lizzie Sowell; Mason emblem
Sowell, Mary Bell Dec. 3, 1895 July 4, 1899 Dau. Of G.W. & Callie Sowell
Sowell, M. L. (photo: tall grave markers at right surrounded by stones are graves of Belle and M. L. Sowell) Sept. 6, 1863 July 28, 1914 Grave is enclosed with Belle Sowell-possible spouse?
Sowell, Roscoe Sept. 10, 1908 Mar. 31, 1960 Texas, SP5, 501 Mil. Intel. Det. WWII
Sowell, William Jackson Mar. 23, 1903 Sept. 13, 1904  
Spinks, Cora Apr. 3, 1871 Feb. 8, 1908 Might be wife of W.L. Spinks
Spinks, E. J. July 1841 Nov. 1923 Mason
Spinks, Mary May 1852 Dec. 1924  
Spinks, W. L. Oct. 4, 1861 Apr. 24, 1906 Might be husband of Cora Spinks
Campa, James Dec. 15, 1907 blank ** Quadruple marker with Campa & Walker all on one head stone
Campa, Joanna May 24, 1904 blank ** Quadruple marker with Campa & Walker all on one head stone
Walker, Ronnie Dec. 6, 1958 blank ** Quadruple marker with Campa & Walker all on one head stone
Walker, Marlana Jan. 24, 1965 blank ** Quadruple marker with Campa & Walker all on one head stone
Vanschoubroek, S. H. blank blank Texas Calvary
Wade, B. (baby) Aug. 24, 1894 Mar. 11, 1914 1894 is questionable
Wade, B. R. Nov. 7, 1850 Jan. 14, 1929  
Wade, Dau. Nov. 27, 1887 Nov. 16, 1918 Dau. Of B.R. & L.L. Wade
Wade, Infant blank blank Son of J.H. & Irene Wade
Wade, J. L. Mar. 29, 1879 Mar. 13, 1912 Son of B. R. Wade
Wade, Katie Bell blank blank 9 Yrs. Of age; dau. Of J.L. & Josey Wade
Wade, L. L. Apr. 29, 1854 Mar. 28, 1918  
Warr, Wilburn Ellis Jan. 12, 1905 Jan. 6, 1923  
Whitehead, A. W. Aug. 3, 1900 Apr. 3, 1981  
Whitehead, G. W. Apr. 14, 1862 Sept. 21, 1932  
Whitehead, Jim Nov. 24, 1886 Mar. 28, 1906  
Winkler, Louis H. ----- Jan. 4, 1925 Assuming death date-Tx Pvt. 165 Depot Brig.
Unknown, Rollan E. Oct. 17, 1916 blank Foot marker has Rolland; Last name might be Lowery. Will check and correct at a later date.
Unknown, Lillian V. July 24, 1922 July 10, 2000 Last name might be Lowery. Will check and correct at a later date.
 

 

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