Robertson County
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Beauty Rest African American Cemetery

In the Calvert city limits, a block or two to the right of the highway when heading towards Hearne from Calvert. Cemetery starts near the corner of Cedar & Harper Streets and is a couple of blocks long.

ADAMS, LAURA L., 1879 – 1928

ALLEN, CLEARESSA, 03.18.1908 – 07.08.1962

ALLEN, HENRY, 08.11.1893 – 02.18.1974, WW I

ANDERSON, DAVE, died 05.02.1936, US ARMY

ANDERSON, LUCY, 02.18.1880 – 02.14.1967

ASHFORD, DANIEL, 11.13.1945 – 08.23.1967

BANKS, ESSE A., 09.25.1895 – 03.27.1968, WW I

BEARD, JESSIE, died 01.18.1956

BIGGS, GEORGE, 05.16.1920 – 09.29.1958, WW II

BIGGS, HENRY, 1864 – 1948

BIGGS, HERMAN, 11.20.1892 – 11.06.1969

BIGGS, JOHNNIE BERNARD, 7.15.1951 - 8.1.2002

BIGGS, MARY, 1869 – 1944, by Henry

BIGGS, MARY BELL, 04.16.1896 – 10.16.1965, w Herman

BENSON, LACY, 08.09.1891 – 05.24.1958

BENTON, MATTIE LOUISE, 07.17.1886 – 04.23.1946

BOLTS, JOSEPHINE, 02.26.1886 – 01.10.1972

BELTS, R.E., died 12.16.1963

BRADLEY, JOYCE, 12.07.1927 – 10.30.1931

BRADFORD, THELMA L., 01.15.1905 – 06.22.1955

BRASMON, GERTRUDE A., 05.04.1898 – 03.29.1929

BROWN, ISSAC, died 01.22.1917

BURGER, K.C., SR., 11.25.1915 – 02.08.1946, WW II

BYERS, LETTIE MAE, 12.29.1912 – 11.23.1963

CHARLES, ELLEN, 06.10.1864 – 10.13.1951

CHOPP, LEE, 1881 – 11.09.1952

CHOPP, VIOLET, 1893 – 09.15.1964

CLEMENT, REV. A.L., 04.18.1972 – 10.26.1940

COLEMAN, RANDOLPH, died 02.21.1939, U.S. ARMY

COOKS, SALLIE, 12.--.1875 – 02.17.1949

COOPER, ANNA, 06.19.1876 – 11.--.1958, m A.C. Grandham

DANIELS, WILLIAM, 09.04.1893 – 03.18.1970, WW I

DAVIS, R.D., JR., 08.24.1938 – 06.22.1977, USAF

DERICE, EMMA, 08.02.1872 – 04.09.1937

EDOINER, OSCAR, 06.01.1897 – 02.13.1948, WW I

FARRIS, IDA, died 08.16.1971

FARRIS, JOHNNIE, 01.05.1899 – 07.19.1943

FLOYD, AURY, 06.16.1896 – 01.01.1952, WW I

FLOYD, JOHN, born 12.08.1870 - ____ , buried d. date

FLOYD, TALLIE, 02.22.1874 – 05.21.1911, w John

GRANDHAM, ARNETHA, 08.25.1903 – 07.12.1978, w Bervin

GRANDHAM, BERVIN, 12.25.1901 – 04.13.1962

GHEE, EDWARD ALLEN, 09.22.1920 – 01.07.1959, WW II

GIBSON, ADELAIDE, 1886 – 1962

GLASS, ANNIE DELIA, 1899 – 1920

GLASS, CHLOE, 1922 – 1955, w Alex

GLASS, HENDERSON, died 12.10.1925, U.S. ARMY

GLASS, RALPH, 03.07.1897 – 04.16.1969, WW I

GRASS, AUGUSTA, died 08.21.1948

HALLY, LULA, died 10.26.1915

HAMMOND, IDA, 1888 – 05.07.1922

HAMMOND, MAMIE, 03.04.1898 – 12.14.1975

HAMMOND, WILLIAM JR., 04.27.1924 – 01.26.1979

HANKS, TOM, 06.01.1892 – 10.28.1969, WW I

HARDY, MARY, died 09.04.1941

HARLAN, JESSIE, died 09.03.1976

HARLAN, LINK, 01.07.1882 – 04.04.1955

HARLAN, ROSE ANN, 12.17.1805 – 02.24.1939

HARRIS, WILLIE, 06.17.1892 – 05.18.1973

HENRY, SEORSIA, 1853 – 06.05.1931

HILL, DAVID, died 01.07.1920, U.S. ARMY

HOLLOWAY, LEONARD, died 08.29.1918, WW I

HOOD, FRANCIS, 02.22.1935 – 01.26.1959

HOOKS, LUCINDIE, 01.07.1896 – 08.18.1949

HORTON, HENRY, 08.11.1880 – 03.20.1960, h Pearl

JACKSON, THOMAS ELWARD, died 01.22.1937, U.S. ARMY

JOHNSON, ADA ALICE, 1883 – 1960

JOHNSON, MRS. JOSEPH, 03.1877 – 01.26.1916

JOHNSON,______, 04.16.1900 – 03.03.1915, d Joseph

JONES, LIZZIE, 09.18.1876 – 12.21.1960

JORNER, MINNIE, 1880 – 06.14.1924

KENNEY, GLADYS, 12.19.1923 – 07.06.1903

KILLMAN, JOSEPH, died 12.08.1941

KINNEY, SEVERNE, 09.25.1910 – 01.10.1964

KINNEY, WILLIE EARNEST, 08.27.1905 – 12.01.1976

KNIGHT, RILEY, SR., died 01.17.1954

KNIGHT, RILEY, JR.,      DIED 01.14.1965

LEE, H. JAMES, 11.25.1898 – 09.13.1972, WW I

LOVE, HELEN YEPP, 1920 – 1943

MCGEE, LIZZIE, 10.08.1888 – 09.15.1925

MCGRUE, ROSETTA, 01.22.1905 – 12.19.1964

MILLICAN, NAN, 05.06.1898 – 08.31.1971

MILLS, MARY L., 04.27.1918 – 04.30.1963

MOORE, DORSEY, 08.07.1895 – 11.02.1945, U.S. ARMY

MOODY, MARJORIE BENSON, 04.28.1913 – 08.29.1978

NUTALL, MARY JANE, 1864 – 05.19.1920

NUTALL, MARY JANE 01.12.1870 – 04.25.1926

NUNN, MAGGIE, 1889 – 10.08.1978

OUTLAND, ROBERT D., 1903 – 1926

PARISH, CHARLIE, 1883 – 01.31.1972

PAYNE, W.R., 1873 – 08.28.1921

PEARSON, LEE, 1865 – 1932

POOHLE, H. H. JR., 01.18.1919 – 05.15.1921

POPE, MARY, died 12.01.1949

PORTIS, ALLEN J., 12.05.1878 – 08.20.1944

PORTIS, ALLEN, 01.15.1913 – 03.01.1952

PORTIS, CORBIE ELIZABETH, 03.17.1921 – 11.23.1978

PORTIS, FANNIE, 11.29.1910 – 04.15.1970

PORTIS, GERTRUDE L., 09.20.1881 – 04.29.1948

PORTIS, JOE HENRY, 04.23.1897 – 10.10.1964

PORTIS, JOE L., 11.18.1914 – 04.29.1979

PORTIS, LENA, 10.27.1893 – 07.01.1964

PORTIS, ROGER, 10.31.1918 – 12.07.1960

POWELL, WISS, 11.15.1889 – 03.06.1966, WW I

PRINCE, BUSTER N., 08.24.1913 – 07.09.1972, WW II

PRINCE, MINNIE, 02.10.1918 – 10.09.1972

PULIZE, LOUISE, 04.02.1912 – 09.11.1949

PURIFY, JESSE, 10.25.1904 – 08.28.1972, WW II

RAYNER, JOHN BAPTIS, 11.13.1850 – 7.14.1918, s Kenneth Rayner & Mary Ricks, w1 Susan Clark Staton, m 1874, w2 Clarissa S. Stark (together they had 3 children), Handbook Of Texas Online Biography

ROBERTSON, LEMUEL R., 07.25.1923 – 11.20.1965, WW II

SIMON, DOLLIE, died 01.20.1948

SNEED, CARRIE, 1897 – 1977

STALON, FAIR, 04.26.1874 – 08.14.1919

STATON, DRA, 1879 – 11.11.1910

STATON, JOHN, died 09.30.1919, U.S. ARMY

STATON, LUDA B., 10.08.1903 – 05.13.1929, d Isah & Eliz

STEVENSON, VINA, 12.05.1895 – 03.26.1965

STEWART, PEARL, 12.24.1882 – 04.14.1951, w Sylvester

STEWART, SYLVESTER, 12.29.1880 – 07.19.1933

STEWS, REBECCA, 01.10.1897 – 02.14.1960

STROUD, JOHNNIE L., 08.27.1927 – 06.17.1977

TERRAL, K.D., SR., 1862 – 1934

TERRAL, MARY E., 1875 – 1932, w KD, Sr.

THOMPSON, MARY, 03.15.1855 – 05.27.1924

THORNTON, ELLEN, 12.02.1890 – 11.12.1926

TURNER, LEUELLA, 02.02.1890 – 11.17.1965

WALKER, LANDER, died 12.25.1935, WW I

WALKER, LILLIE, 1948 – 05.07.1972

WALTON, JUDIE FARIS, 05.31.1922 – 07.26.1935

WHITE, ALBERTA GRANDHAM, 06.25.1905 – 12.--.1944

WHITE, JOHN, 1893 – 03.30.1976

WHITFIELD, LEVIE, 07.03.1891 – 10.15.1976

WHITFIELD, TURETHA, 08.02.1900 – 11.30.1960

WHITAKER, MINERVA, died 04.29.1961

WILLIAMS, ADA, died 11.29.1966

WILLIAMS, MAY, 1878 – 07.17.1904

WILLIAMS, WILLIE 11.15.1891 – 12.03.1965, h Evia R.

WILSON, JOHNNIE, 05.06.1881 – 08.17.1948

WITE, LULA, 1897 – 03.10.1967

WOODARD, ARTHUR, died 02.28.1952

WOODARD, BEARCE, died 10.--.1951

WOODARD, GEORGE W., 12.22.1951

WOODARD, PARTHENA, 02.08.1850 – 10.18.1939

WOODARD, SALLIE, died 01.11.1937

YOUNG, WILLIE. 1879 - 1945

The above list is partially based upon information contained in the out-of-print book Cemeteries In Robertson County, Texas by Verna Corn Floyd and Vernelle Corn, copyright 1980, D. Armstrong Co., Inc., Printers/Publishers, Houston, Texas.  Updates, additions, and corrections have been made as a result of extensive cemetery and family history research and the invaluable assistance of relatives of people buried in this cemetery.

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