WALTON CEMETERY

Panola Co., Texas

Researched by

Marylee Watson Knight and Margaret Crawford

 

From Carthage, take US Hwy. 79 S.  Go 5.4 miles to County Road 227. Turn Right.  Cemetery is about 1/2 mile on left.

As of May 20, 1996, there were 51 unknown stones.

A-B    C    D-E    F-G    H-L    M   N-P    Q-R    S-Z    Others without markers

NAME Date of Birth & Location Date of Death & Location Parents Spouse Children Additional Information
Capps, Charles W.  “Charlie”  April 3, 1858

AL

February 5, 1929

 

mother from AL

father from AL

Emily A. “Emma” Ellis

m. December 12, 1880 D-329, Panola Co., TX

1. Claudia Lee Capps 1883 married H. M. Jones on Oct.31, 1901 (G-216A)

2.William C. “Willie” Capps (1883-1970) married Ester Kay Brasher (1886-1959) 

3.D. H. Capps (1886-1889)

4.Rubie Capps (1888-) married J. T. Jones on July 22, 1907 (H-451) 

5.Thomas Austin Capps  (1893-1908)

6. Nannie May Capps (1900-1902)
1880 Census p.5

1900 Census p.77 

Capps, D. H

April 30, 1886

Panola Co, TX

September 30, 1889

Panola Co, TX

M: Emma Ellis born 1861 in TX

F: Charles W. “Charlie” Capps born 1858 in AL

     
Capps, Emily A. “Emma” Ellis October 25, 1861

TX

October 8, 1927

 

Nancy Amanda Duke born 1839 in AL

F: William M. Ellis born 1832 in AL

Charles W. “Charlie” Capps

m. December 12, 1880 D-329, Panola Co., TX

1. Claudia Lee Capps 1883 married H. M. Jones on Oct.31, 1901 (G-216A)

2.William C. “Willie” Capps (1883-1970) married Ester Kay Brasher (1886-1959) 

3.D. H. Capps (1886-1889)

4.Rubie Capps (1888-) married J. T. Jones on July 22, 1907 (H-451) 

5.Thomas Austin Capps  (1893-1908)

6. Nannie May Capps (1900-1902)

1870 Census p.17

1880 Census p.6

1900 Census p.77

   Note: 1900 census said 6 children with 5 living.

 

Capps, Nanny May

March 3, 1900 January 12, 1902 M: Emily A. “Emma” Ellis born 1861 in TX

F: Charles W. “Charlie” Capps born 1858 in AL

    1900 Census p.77
Capps, Thomas Austin September 26, 1893 August 7, 1908   M: Emily A. “Emma” Ellis born 1861 in TX

F: Charles W. “Charlie” Capps born 1858 in AL

     
Clements, Jimmie Dale August 20, 1952 August 20, 1952 M: Luddie B. _____

F: John Clifton Clements born 1916 and died 1990

     

Clements, John Clifton

April 1, 1916 August 30, 1990   Luddie B. ______ 1. Jimmie Dale Clifton (1952-1952)  

Clements, Luddie B.

      John Clifton Clements 1. Jimmie Dale Clifton (1952-1952)  
Clover, Mrs. Twilly September 14, 1900 January 4, 1938        
Cockrell, Franklin A. “Frank” December 1878

LA

1951

 

M: Victoria ______ born 1843 in SC

F: Peter Cockrell born 1852 in SC

Sarah Elizabeth “Lizzie” Copeland

m. November 25, 1900 G-080, Panola Co.,TX

  1900 Census p.194
Cockrell, Peter March 1852

LA

1927

 

F: Francis Cockrell born 1830 in GA Victoria Lorane Morgan

m. 1872

1. Mary Lou Cockrell* (1876-1965) married Joseph Alonzo Lawrence* (1868-1917)

2.Franklin Andrew Cockrell* (1878-1951) married Sarah Elizabeth “Lizzie” Copeland* (1853-1840)

3.John Cockrell (1881- ) married Lena Moore

4.Morgan Cockrell  married Dovie Haynes {Bain?} on Aug 6, 1905

5.Maggie Naomi Cockrell* (1887-1943) married Alvin Carey Pierce* (1885-1931)

1860 Census  #29-6

1870 Census p.126

1880 Census in LA

1900 Census p.194

    Note:  Came to TX about 1851 at age 1.  In 1870 living with Uncle W. H. Cockrell

 

Cockrell, Sarah Elizabeth “Lizzie” Copeland April 1876

TX

1940 

 

M: Mary J. Hillion born 1853 in TX

F: Francis M. Copeland born 1840 in MS

Franklin “Frank” Cockrell

m. November 25, 1900 G-080, Panola Co., TX

  1880 Census p.14

1900 Census p.47

Cockrell, Victoria Lorane Morgan

November 1844

SC

1920

 

F: Landrum Morgan Peter Cockrell

m. 1872

1. Mary Lou Cockrell* (1876-1965) married Joseph Alonzo Lawrence* (1868-1917)

2.Franklin Andrew Cockrell* (1878-1951) married Sarah Elizabeth “Lizzie” Copeland* (1853-1840)

3.John Cockrell (1881- ) married Lena Moore

4.Morgan Cockrell  married Dovie Haynes {Bain?} on Aug 6, 1905

5.Maggie Naomi Cockrell* (1887-1943) married Alvin Carey Pierce* (1885-1931)

1900 Census p.194

   Note: 1900 census said she had 8 children with 5 living.

 

Coley, Jean Yarborough November 29, 1948 July 13, 2000 M: Virginia Pierce

F: Herman Yarborough

Kenneth Patrick Coley

m. February 23, 1974

1.Sean Coley

2.Jennifer Coley married Doug Weise

3.Erin Coley married David Frazier

4.Kerry Coley married Travis Dodge

 
Coley, Kenneth Patrick February 28, 1947 February 24, 1999   Jean Yarborough

m. February 23, 1974

1.Sean Coley

2.Jennifer Coley married Doug Weise

3.Erin Coley married David Frazier

4.Kerry Coley married Travis Dodge

 
Coley, Pat October 21, 1947 February 24, 1999        
Conner, Earnest D. December 1890

Panola Co., TX

 

1907

Panola Co., TX

age 17

M: Minnie Arra Pierce born 1869 in TX 

F: Pleasant Gray Conner born 1866 in TX

    1900 Census p.117
Conner, Minnie Arry Bell Pierce July 1869

Panola Co., TX

1954

 

Matilda F. Duke Davis  born 1845 in AL

F: Alfred G. Pierce born 1845 in TN

Pleasant Grey Conner

m. December 8, 1889 Panola Co., TX

1. Earnest Deason Conner (1890-1907)

2. Elford Velera Conner (1892-1973) married Reuben Yarborough (1893-1973)

3. Richard William Lee “Willie” Conner (1894-1955)

4. Lilac Vivian Conner (1897-1988) married Franklin Edgar Evans (1893-1973)

5. Nelson Griffin Conner (1900-1983) married Ella Lorena Hull (1900-1989)

6.Pleasant Grey Conner, Jr. (1903-1994) married #1. I. V. Morris (1906-1967) then married #2. Letha Mae McQuarey (1907-1988)

7.Minnie Viola Conner (1905-1996) married #1 John Earl Reed (1900-1927) then married           #2. Orlan O. Trawick

8.Essie Odell Conner married #1. Eli Clifton Johns (1912-1949) then married #2. Jessie Lee Williams and then married #3. Marvin Monroe McKinney

1870 Census p.17

1880  Census p.137

1900 Census p.117

Conner, Pleasant Grey May 1866

TX

1940

 

M: Emily Elizabeth Hoskins born 1849 in TX

F: John N. Conner born 1839 in MS

 

Minnie Arra Pierce

m December 8, 1889 Panola Co., TX

1. Earnest Deason Conner (1890-1907)

2. Elford Velera Conner (1892-1973) married Reuben Yarborough (1893-1973)

3. Richard William Lee “Willie” Conner (1894-1955)

4. Lilac Vivian Conner (1897-1988) married Franklin Edgar Evans (1893-1973)

5. Nelson Griffin Conner (1900-1983) married Ella Lorena Hull (1900-1989)

6.Pleasant Grey Conner, Jr. (1903-1994) married #1. I. V. Morris (1906-1967) then married #2. Letha Mae McQuarey (1907-1988)

7.Minnie Viola Conner (1905-1996) married #1 John Earl Reed (1900-1927) then married           #2. Orlan O. Trawick

8.Essie Odell Conner married #1. Eli Clifton Johns (1912-1949) then married #2. Jessie Lee Williams and then married #3. Marvin Monroe McKinney

Mason

1870 Census p.70

1880 Census 

1900 Census p117

Conner, Willie June 1894

TX

1955

 

M: Minnie Arra Pierce born 1869 in TX

F: Pleasant Gray Conner born 1866 in TX

    1900 Census p.117

Copeland, Altha M.

April 24, 1913 June 30, 1985   Angus C. Copeland

m. February 10, 1903

 

E-Star

Copeland, Angus Charlie November 14, 1903  January 4, 1997 M: Catherine Elizabeth Liles born 1876 in TX

F: James Mathis Copeland born 1876 in TX

Altha M.

m. February 10, 1933

  Mason
Copeland Baby 1941 1941        

Copeland, Beatres V.

October 1886 

Panola Co., TX

 

1901 

Panola Co., TX 

age 15

M: Mary J. Hillian born 1853 in TX 

F: Francis M. Copeland born 1840 in MS 

    1900 Census p.47
Copeland, Catherine Elizabeth Liles October 18, 1876 

Panola Co., TX

September 7, 1961

age 85

M: Amanda M. Ross born 1855 in TX  

F: Amos Liles born 1853 in GA

Spouse #1: James Mathis Copeland 

m. December 21, 1898 F-476, Panola Co., TX

Spouse #2: Henry Thomas Chamness 

m. July 12, 1912 I-482, Panola Co., TX

Angus Copeland 

 

Mildred Chamness

1880 Census p.139 

1900 Census p.285

Copeland, Della Ann Davis September 26, 1882

AL

April 27, 1970

 

M: Helen Eugenia Bryan born 1858 in AL

F: John G. Davis born 1849 in GA

Second wife of John W. Copeland 

m. February 1, 1903 G-412, Panola Co., TX

1.Iva A. Copeland 1900 Census p.286
Copeland, Effie Gholston August 3, 1877 

Panola Co., TX

August 29, 1968 

Panola Co., TX

M: Harvena Phillips born 1851 in AL 

F: John Cobb Gholston born 1859 in GA 

(Parents buried in Bethlehem Cem.)

Henry Lee Copeland 

m. December 21, 1904 H-138, Panola Co., TX

 

1880 Census p.20

1900 Census p.34

Sisters Effie and Lillie married brothers. 

Effie’s parents are buried at Bethlehem Cemetery
Copeland Francis M. 1840 

MS

Between 1886-1900

Tombstone sys "Unknown" on dates

  Spouse #1: 

Martha L. Parker 

m. July 20, 1865 B-151, Panola Co., TX

 

Spouse #2: 

Mary J. Hillian 

m. December 25, 1872 C-232, Panola Co., TX

By Spouse #1:

1. Wesley “West” Copeland 1866  

2. Albert Wiley Copeland 1868 

3. William Copeland 1870 

By Spouse #2:

1.John F.Copeland 1874 

2.Sarah Elizabeth Copeland Cockrell 1877

3.Beatrice V. Copeland 1886
1870 Census 

1880 Census p.14

Note: Birth and death date taken from census.  Came to Panola between 1860-65.

Copeland Franklin 1906 1961        
Copeland Henry Lee March 18, 1875

Panola Co., TX

July 21, 1938

Panola Co., TX

M: Sarah C. born 1841 in TX

F: John M. Copeland born 1836 in MS

Effie Gholston 

m. December 21, 1904  H-138, Panola Co., TX

  1900 Census p.285    
Copeland, Infant Baby          

Tombstone says only, “Infant Baby”.

   Note: Grave is to the left of  J. Mathis and Cathrine Elizabeth Copeland
Copeland, Irene Ella May 22, 1909 

Panola Co., TX

May 24, 1997 

Panola Co., TX

  R. Franklin Copeland    
Copeland, Iva A. August 26, 1912 

Panola Co., TX

March 11, 1917 

Panola Co., TX

M: Della Ann Davis born 1882 in AL

F: John William Copeland born 1882 in TX

     
Copeland James            
Copeland James Henry February 25, 1916

 

September 8, 1975 

Panola Co., TX

  Pauline E. “Polly” 

m. December 6, 1945

  WW II
Copeland, James Mathis August 17, 1876 

TX

March 14, 1905 

Panola Co., TX

M: Sarah C. born 1841 in TX  

F: John M. Copeland born 1836 in MS

Catherine Elizabeth Liles 

m. December 21, 1898 F-476, Panola Co., TX

Angus Copeland 1900 Census p.285
Copeland Jennie Marie 1909

 

December 21, 1966 

Panola Co., TX

  John Bernard Copeland    
Copeland John Bernard 1904

 

October 23, 1973 

Panola Co., TX

  Jennie Marie ______    
Copeland, John M. February 17, 1836 

MS

July 3, 1902 

Panola Co., TX

  Sarah C. ________

 m. 1874

1.Henry Lee Copeland 1875 

2.James Mathis Copeland  1876

3.John William Copeland 1882 

4.Effie Jane Copeland Maines 1885

 

1900 Census p.285   
Copeland, John William July 1882 

TX

Jan 14, 1961

 

M: Sarah C. born 1841 in TX 

F: John M. Copeland born 1836 in MS

Della Ann Davis 

m. February 1, 1903 G-412, Panola Co., TX

1.Iva A. Copeland 1900 Census p.285   
Copeland, Mary J. Hillin October 1853 

TX

1901  

 

F: Absalum Hillon second wife of Francis M. Copeland m. December 25, 1872

1.John Fletcher Copeland 1874 married Lillie Gholston 

2.Sarah Elizabeth Copeland Cockrell (1876-1940) married Franklin A. “Frank” Cockrell (1878-1951)

3.Beatrice V. Copeland 1886

1870 Census p.149

1880 Census p.14

1900 Census p.47

Note:  Changed date of birth from 1858 to 1853 because all 3 census show 1853.

Copeland, Pauline Elizabeth “Polly” November 13, 1921

 

March 6, 1987 

Panola Co., TX

  James Henry Copeland 

m. December 6, 1945

   
Copeland, R. Franklin February 5, 1906 November 6, 1961   Irene H.    
Copeland, Sarah C. December 25, 1841 

TX

September 22, 1910

 

  John M. Copeland m. 1874

1.Henry Lee Copeland 1875 

2.James Mathis Copeland  1876

3.John William Copeland 1882 

4.Effie Jane Copeland Maines 1885
1900 Census p.285
Copeland, Wesley “West” June 6, 1866

 

 

January 25, 1884 

Panola Co., TX 

age 18

M: Martha L. Parker born 1845 in TN 

F: Francis M. Copeland born 1840 in MS

    1870 Census p.11

1880 Census p.14      

Cranford, Bernard Isaac 1915

 

August 18, 1973 

Panola Co., TX

       
Cranford, Charles Lynn August 28, 1952 October 8, 1952 Mr. and Mrs.L. D. Cranford      
Cranford, Doris June September 3, 1948 

Panola Co., TX

September 3, 1948 

Panola Co., TX

Helen and Robert Cranford     Note: Buried beside Russell Young, husband of Helen Young.
Cranford, Elaine April 10, 1920 January 9. 1979        
Cranford, Elma Holt September 19, 1891 May 12, 1973 (may be daughter of William S. Holt-came to Panola after 1900) William L. Cranford 

m. July 3, 1910 I-189, Panola Co., TX

   
Cranford, J.  D. January 18, 1924 November 9, 1993       WW II
Cranford, Jessie L. April 29, 1911 November 1, 1920       Note: Sister, Jewel V. Cranford shares a double tombstone.
Cranford, Jewel V. November 19, 1918 January 1919       Note: Sibling, Jessie L. Cranford shares a double tombstone.
Cranford, Lucinda A. “Grandma” July 30, 1842 

AL

January 11, 1928

 

  Virgil D. Cranford born 1840 in AL 

m. about 1858 in AL or LA

1.James Cranford 1859  

2.Emma Cranford 1861  

3.Robert L. Cranford 1864 married Mary F. Duke 1862

4.Ida Cranford 1867 

5.John Cranford 1870 

6.Jack Cranford

7.Minnie Cranford 1874 

8.Howard Cranford 1877

1870 Census p11 

1880 Census p.10

1900 Census - ?

Cranford, L.  D. March 18, 1926 August 13, 1977     1.Charles Lynn Cranford (1952-1952)  
Cranford, Lee Vernon December 28, 1930 August 31, 1981 

Panola Co., TX

      Service Record: Korea
Cranford, William Lee October 23, 1889 

Panola Co., TX

May 11, 1965

 

M: Mary F. Duke born 1862 in TX

F: Robert L. Cranford born 1864 in LA

Elma Holt 

m. July 3, 1910 I-189, Panola Co., TX

  1900 Census p.25  
Cranfort, L. A.  July 30, 1842 January 11, 1928        

Crawford, Gertrude E.

April 11, 1908 June 14, 1994    W. Howard Crawford    
Crawford, W. Howard  August 22, 1906 April 21, 1952    Gertrude E.    
Crawford, Mollie Barcenia Watson October 2, 1894 

AL

November 12, 1978 

Panola Co., TX

M: Sallie Beatrice Garland

F: Joseph Fowler Watson, Sr.

Samuel Scott Crawford 

m. aft. 1926

Mollie had no children of her own but raised her husband’s children.

1900 Census p.75

Note: Samuel Scott Crawford is buried in Waldrop Cemetery with 1st wife.  

 

Cupp Mitchell

August 31, 1927 February 3, 1985       Footstone “Pa Pa”
Curtis, Elisa Diane Powell November 24, 1971 May 28, 1999       Note: Buried next to Ray Brooks.