BUSH KNOB CEMETERY

Cemetery located 7 miles northwest of Woodson on State Hwy.183, then  3 miles north on FM 923.

Located on west side of road.

By:  Patti Pattillo

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NAME                     BIRTH       DEATH        REMARKS

ANDREWS, EWELL A.         05/27/1895  05/04/1976
ANDREWS, J.A.             03/04/1869  05/22/1914   -  WOODSMAN OF THE WORLD
ANDREWS, LUCINDA          04/23/1854  12/11/1914
ATKINSON, (unreadable)    no dates    00/00/1932
ATKINSON, BABY GIRL       no dates    06/22/1934
ATKINSON, GRACE           02/19/1886  05/10/1990
ATKINSON, JIM BOB         06/09/1930  07/00/193(?)
ATKINSON, THOMAS A.       07/28/1886  07/13/1942

CARPENTER, LORA           03/26/1891  01/31/1925
COLE, J.H.                00/00/1859  00/00/1989  "FATHER"
COLE, MARY                00/00/1861  00/00/1937  "MOTHER" - WIFE OF J.H. COLE

FANT, IDA BELL (REDWINE)   02/02/1889  01/30/1931 - "MARRIED 11/21/1907
FANT, WALTER B., SR.        04/13/1881  04/16/1947
FISCHER, GEORGE           00/00/1902  00/00/1961  "IN LOVING MEMORY DADDY"
FISCHER, H.T.             08/16/1855  01/25/1933
FISCHER, J.N.             04/25/1839  10/24/1911

GANDY, MARY P.            05/29/1905  06/24/1980  "BELOVED SISTER"
GOYNE, BESSIE             11/10/1893  11/23/1965  "MOTHER"
GOYNE, JIMMIE LEE         12/21/1888  10/22/1958  "FATHER"

HARRIS, MARY LOUISE       05/00/1875  10/28/1954  "DAU.OF MR. and MRS. R.S. MOORE"
HIBBITS, ADDIE            07/06/1900  11/07/1997  "MARRIED 09/19/1919"
HIBBITS, ELMER            09/19/1895  03/18/1983
HICKS, DOCK MITCHELL      00/00/1922  00/00/1997  VETERAN WWII
H.N.H.of A.B.H           no dates    no dates    SANDSTONE MARKER
HUNT, JOSIE E.            06/07/1909  11/23/1911  "DAU. OF MITTIE and  W.D. HUNT"

JACKSON, KATIE VIOLA      12/02/1909  07/16/1910
JOHNSON, (NO NAME)        12/16/1909  12/16/1909  "INFANT SON OF J.W. and ETTA JOHNSON"
JONES, LEONARD            05/27/1884  11/17/1938  "MASON"
JONES, MARTHA A.          12/28/1861  02/07/1946  "MOTHER"
JONES, W.A.               02/16/1854  07/09/1928  "FATHER"

KILLMAN, ADDIE            12/12/1909  02/13/1994
KILLMAN, EULAH B.         06/28/1875  12/16/1966
KILLMAN, HENRY            12/08/1906  02/16/1985
KILLMAN, HENRY D.         07/25/1848  04/28/1927
KIMRRELL, (NO NAME)       no dates    no dates
KIRBY, WILLIAM MARION "BILL"    03/13/1865  03/18/1958; s/o A.B. Kerby & Polly Carson
KIRBY, LEE A.             00/00/1869  00/00/1907

LANE, J.C.                11/02/1844  12/20/1923
LANE, MARY                04/06/1883  09/25/1972
LANE, RACHEL              01/03/1848  03/23/1909
LANE, W. TAYLOR            00/00/1868  00/00/1933
LAWSON, ARLESS            00/00/1890  00/00/1943
LAWSON, BABY              01/24/1908  02/04/1908
LAWSON, COMMIE            05/02/1892  06/25/1939
LAWSON, EDNA M.           02/18/1896  07/04/1950
LAWSON, JERRY MACK        12/06/1952  01/22/1953  "OUR BABY"
LAWSON, JEWELL            00/00/1901  00/00/1964
LAWSON, MANSON N.         08/05/1932  07/07/1961
LAWSON, MILDRED           00/00/1916  00/00/1917
LAWSON, WILLIAM           00/00/1923  00/00/1929      
LAWSON, OTTO JEFFERSON    04/08/1909  10/22/1939
LAWSON, SUSAN V.          02/24/1867  08/03/1942
LAWSON, TRUMAN            00/00/1928  00/00/1930
LAWSON, W.R.              02/03/1861  12/09/1934  WOODSMAN OF THE WORLD

MCNUTT, ELMERIA C.        06/07/1909  11/23/1911
MERRILL, JAMES SHERWOOD   08/12/1854  09/28/1920
MOODY, CAROLYN L.         08/16/1939  08/08/1992  "MOTHER"
MOODY, PATRICK F.         08/28/1937  08/26/1985  "FATHER" -  MARRIED 06/03/1977
MOORE, MARY LOUISE        02/13/1949  01/20/1942
MOORE, ROBERT S.          12/20/1833  09/19/1917  CSA CO.G 9th TX.INF.
Pension #16675: Application dated July 7,1909 states his age as 74, born in Marengo Co. Alabama.  Has resided in the 
State of Texas since 1860 and has lived in Throckmorton Co.since Oct.1906.Enlisted Oct.8,1861 and discharged April
12, 1865 at Pittsburg, Upshur Co.(?)Texas.  Mortuary Warrant states he died Sept.19,1917 in Throckmorton County,Tx.,
in the home of his son, HOMER MOORE.Signed by W.D. HOWSLEY & SON, Undertaker of Throckmorton and 
attending physician W.L.B??Y (can't make out signature) of Throckmorton.

ODELL,                   01/22/1913  01/22/1913  INFANT OF MR. and MRS. B.W. ODELL
ODELL, AUNT LEE           04/23/1878  09/03/1971
ODELL, BELL               05/24/1873  02/21/1939
ODELL, JOHN T.            11/28/1872  07/22/1955
ODELL, EDWARD D.          01/01/1877  12/16/1935
ODELL, JESSIE NISH        no date     04/28/1933  SON OF MR. and MRS. E.D. ODELL

PIGG, BILLY GENE          03/18/1927  03/21/1963  - VETERAN WWII - BELOVED SON
PIGG, EDNA                02/16/1911  01/13/1994  BELOVED SISTER
PIGG, LOU DORA            06/21/1885  03/03/1963  MAMA
PIGG, ROY E.              11/09/1917  12/15/1995  O'PA
PIGG, WYLIE OSCAR         10/24/1876  01/05/1959  PAPA

REDWINE, BELTON E.        07/07/1894  01/09/1987
REDWINE, EUNICE           08/31/1904  01/08/1988
REDWINE, BRANDON SELWYN   01/23/1914  10/18/1914
REDWINE, ELIZA E.         03/22/1872  04/13/1915  WIFE OF M.E. REDWINE
REDWINE, H.B.             03/03/1875  10/28/1954
REDWINE, HENRY HARRELL    12/25/1905  06/16/1906  SON OF M.B. and WILLIE REDWINE
REDWINE, L.J.             02/22/1837  02/25/1908
REDWINE, M.E.             00/00/1869  00/00/1916  WOODSMAN OF THE WORLD
REDWINE, WILLIE           05/21/1878  12/21/1941
RILEY,A RTIE              no date     no date     LITTLE ARTIE RILEY
RILEY, AUNT MIMIA         09/14/1888  03/04/1971
Obituary: Miss Margaret Jemimia Riley, 83,died about noon Thursday, March 4,1971 inthe Throckmorton County Memorial 
Hospital. Funeral services were held at 2p.m.Friday,March 5,1971 in the Throckmorton Church of Christ with
Novel Baize of Baird officiating.  Burial was in Bush Knob Cemeterysouth of Throckmorton under the direction of 
Merriman Funeral Home. She was born Sept.14,1888 in Palo Pinto County.  Her parents were JOHNJACKSON and 
HARRETT VAUGHT RILEY.  She was a member of the Church ofChrist and had lived in Throckmorton 61 years. 
Survivors include six brothers, J.E.RILEY of Clyde, C.P.RILEY of Waco, T.P.RILEY of Throckmorton, J.O. RILEY of 
Whitney, CLAUDE RILEY of Albany and L.R. RILEY of Midland;two sisters, Mrs. ALICE COUGAR of Mineral Wells 
and Mrs. AUDIE HEROD of Throckmorton.

RILEY, H.M.        06/05/1870  06/00/1912  MOTHER
RILEY, J.J.           05/10/1860  01/09/1923  FATHER
RILEY, JEWELL    09/13/1911  07/26/1994 -  DOUBLE WITH OLEN RILEY
Obituary: 
Dr. Jewell "Doc" Riley,82,of Abilene, died Tuesday in an Abilene hospital.Graveside services will be at 4p.m.Friday in 
Bush Knob Cemetery with Paige Baize and Novel Baize officiating, directed by Merriman-Archer Funeral Home. 
Mrs. Riley was born in Alba in Wood County and graduated from Texas Chiropractic College in 1939. She moved to 
Throckmorton in 1941 and to Abilene in 1979. She worked as a chiropractor for 40 years.  She was a member of the 
Church of Christ and was the widow of OLEN RILEY, whom she married in 1943 in Stamford. Survivors include one 
son, O.J. RILEY of Abilene; one brother, JOHN USRY of Carlsbad, Texas; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

RILEY, OLEN    07/04/1903  12/05/1969
Obituary: 
Funeral services for Olen Riley,66,were held Saturday, December 6 at4p.m. in the Chapel of Merriman Funeral Home 
and interment was in Bush Knob Cemetery.  Novel Baize of Baird conducted the service. He had beenin poor health 
for about a year. Born July 4,1903 in Palo Pinto County, he moved to Throckmorton County in 1909. He married 
JEWEL USRY in 1943.  He was a pumper and had been in the hospital about two weeks before hisdeath. He is 
survived by his wife of Throckmorton; one son, O.J. of  Throckmorton; six brothers, J.E. of Clyde, C.P. of Waco,
T.P. of Throckmorton, J.O. of Whitney, CLAUDE of Albany and L.R. of Midland; three sisters, MIMA RILEY of 
Throckmorton and Mrs. AUDIE HEROD of Throckmorton and Mrs. ALICE COUGAR of Mineral Wells; and 
3 grandchildren. His nephews served as pallbearers.

RILEY, JOHNNY BAIZE       02/24/1972  02/06/1975  LITTLE ANGEL
Obituary: 
Johnny Baize Riley, two-year old son of Mr. and Mrs. O.J. RILEY, died Saturday night in a Throckmorton hospital. 
His funeral was held Monday afternoon,Feb.9,in the Merriman Chapel with Novel Baize, Church of Christ minister 
of Baird, Texas, assisted by Lynn Gannaway of Abilene, officiating. Burial was in Bush Knob Cemetery. 
Born Feb.24,1972 in Stamford, young Riley had lived most of his life in Throckmorton.  Surviving are his 
parents of Throckmorton; one brother, MAROLEN and three sisters, JEWELL, CHRISTY and TOMMY JO, 
all of the home; grandmothers, Mrs. JEWELL USRY RILEY of Throckmorton and Mrs. CHRISTINE OLGLESBY 
of Wicks, Ark.; great-grandparents, Mr.and Mrs. MARSHALL GLOSSUP of Abilene;and one 
great-great-grandmother, MIRTIE GLOSSUP of Abilene.

RINEHART, EFFIE N.        00/00/1899  00/00/1980
RINEHART, WILLIAM W.      00/00/1876  00/00/1963

SHANKLE, BILLY FRANK      02/22/1932  12/30/2002
Obituary:  Billy Frank Shankle, age 70, died Monday, December 30,2002 in the Graham Medical Center in 
Graham, Texas. Graveside services were held Tuesday, December 31,2002 at 4p.m. under the direction of 
Merriman-Archer Funeral Home of Throckmorton in the Bush Knob Cemetery with Larry Jernigan, 
officiating. Billy was born to PRESLEY MAJOR (PAT) and GLADYS (LONG) SHANKLE on February 22,1932, 
Bush Knob in Throckmorton County.  Billy was a lifetime resident of Throckmorton County. He married MARIE 
KELLEY on October 31,1953 in Throckmorton. He worked for Throckmorton Independent School, 
Rigid Tank Company and Throckmorton County, Precinct #1. Billy was a Baptist. He is survived by his 
wife, MARIE SHANKLE of Throckmorton; daughter, GAYLE FOWLER and husband RAY of Throckmorton; 
son, GREG SHANKLE and wife SANDY of Newcastle; three grandchildren, MARY ANNE JERNIGAN and 
husband LARRY; AMY FOWLER and DAVID FOWLER; one great-grandson, BRADLEE JERNIGAN.

SHANKLE, GLADYS LONG      05/22/1901  08/08/1975
SHANKLE, P.M. "PAT"        01/13/1902  12/18/1974
SINGLETON, JOHN           11/22/1839  04/20/1911 - note:headstone broke in half
STORY, MAMIE LARUE        00/00/1902  00/00/1995
STORY, MARVIN C.          00/00/1914  00/00/1991

WHITE, ARTIE MAE          06/21/1911  03/15/1963

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