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ELLIS PRAIRIE CEMETERY

To reach Ellis Prairie Cemetery from Groveton, Texas, take US Highway 287 west eight miles, turn left at Farm to Market Road 1280, proceed three miles to Friday Baptist Church.  The cemetery is behind the church.

List compiled by Susan Waller September 12, 2002. Updated: October 2, 2007 by P. Coleman

Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Other

ANDERSON

Cassie Viola

1895

1948

 

ANDERSON

Charlie N.

Nov 2, 1932

Dec 20, 1961

Tex  BN3 U.S. Navy Korea

ANDERSON

Eunice

Sep 5, 1900

Aug. 2, 1993

 

ANDERSON

Joe D., Sr.

1892

1955

 

ANDERSON

Johanna

Dec 20, 1860

Oct. 21, 1954

 

ANDERSON

Maurine T.

1930

 

 

ANDERSON

Verle “Pete”

Dec 3, 1916

Jul 3, 1944

PFC Co. K 358 Inf. 90 Div. Killed in France

BRENT

Baby

Aug 18, 1981

Aug 19, 1891

 

BRENT

M. A.

Oct. 1871

 Aug 1891

 

BUTLER

H.G.

1827

1906

 

BUTLER

Lonzo E.

Jan 26, 1890

Sep 25, 1971

 

BUTLER

Nancy

1847

1915

 

BUTLER

Sarah

1847

1915

 

BUTLER

Viola

1882

1930

 

BUTLER

Will

 

 

Grave lost, Husband of Sarah  (Black) 

DOVE

Billie Richard

Jul 13, 1912

Dec 5, 1950

Texas Si U.S.N.R. WWII

DOVE

Kenneth Wayne

Sep 25, 1938

Sep 19, 1991

 

DOVE

W. Tom

Mar 1872

 

 

DOYLE

Nora B.

Jun 30, 1881

 

 

DOYLE

Roland Pruitt

Oct 12, 1908

Oct 23, 1984

PFC U.S. Army WWII

DOYLE

William

Nov 26,  1878

Sep 21, 1933

 

DREYMALA

Dove

Apr. 17, 1919

Dec. 1, 1998

Our beloved mother

DUE

Sherry Harper

Aug. 19, 1963

Oct. 19, 1999

 

DUNLAP

Charles M. ‘Buddy’

Oct 6, 1932

Jan 21, 1985

SN U.S. Navy Korea

DUNLAP

Lillie Mae Thompson

Jul 2, 1928

 

Wife of Buddy Dunlap

EBARB

Julian Lynette

Jan 5, 1982

Jan 11, 1982

Infant Daughter of Joe & Lynn Ebarb

ELLIS

Carolyn T.

Sept. 15, 1947

Apr. 7, 1998

Dbl stone/Gene

ELLIS

Gene

Jul 20, 1952

Apr. 7, 1998

Dbl stone/Carolyn

FUSSELL

Claudy

Dec 25,  1888

 Nov 3,  1918

 Died in France

FUSSELL

Delphene C.

Oct. 5,  1862

Jan 4,  1901

 

FUSSELL

James Robert

Mar 23,  1884

Sep 9,  1899

 

FUSSELL

Mary Alice

1874

1953

 

FUSSELL

Nathan J.

Mar 20,  1850

Jul 26,  1898

 

FUSSELL

Unknown

 

 

Near Nathan Fussell.  Several rocks for headstones

HALL

Amy Belle

Aug 22, 1872

Feb 14,  1961

 

HALL

Edwon Silas

Dec 5, 1898

Apr 28, 1989

Age 92, Veteran of WWI

HALL

Fred M.

 

Jun 4,  1965

55 Yrs. 11 Mos.

HALL

Raymond D.

Oct 9,  1907

Aug 17,  1969

Texas PFC 317 FA BN81 Inf. Div. WWII

HALL

Richard

Mar 3,  1866

Oct. 7,  1931

 

HALL

Velma Skidmore

May 7, 1904

Oct. 10, 1994

Dbl stone/Edwin Silas Hall

HARRISON

Leona Thompson

Nov 3, 1921

Apr 23, 1991

Dbl stone/Ray Norman

HARRISON

Ray Norman

Jan. 15, 1920

 

Dbl stone/Leona Thompson

HEBERT

Joe W.

Oct 27, 1918

Jan 21, 1985

Sgt. U.S. Army WWII

HEBERT

Thelma L. Friday

Nov 20, 1919

 

Wed 26 Feb 1938 to Joe Heber

JOHNSON

Aaron C.

 

 

Co. D 1st La. Cay. C.S.A.

JOHNSON

Brack

Dec 14,  1875

Sep 15,  1904

Son of Aaron and Arrie Johnson

JONES

Mary

Jan 22,  1830

Apr 10, 1902

Wife of Woody Jones

JONES

Woody

Jan 7,  1823

Feb 5,  1898

 

MAGEE

Caroline

Jan 8, 1820

Sep 25, 1883

Wife of Nathan Magee

MAGEE

Howard

1881

1960

 

MAGEE

Infant

 

 

Infant of Susie

MAGEE

Marguret Bass

1850

1881

 

MAGEE

Nathan

Dec 5, 1818

Apr 10, 1894

 

MAGEE

W. J.

Sep 21, 1841

Mar 26, 1896

 

MAGEE

Warren Soloman

Mar 2, 1849

Jan 30, 1889

 

MAGEE

William Jasper

Apr 4, 1850

Jan 26, 1881

 

MANGUM

Alfted

1832

1894

 

MANGUM

Clara

Sep 11,  1896

 

 

MANGUM

Permelia B.

1846

1933

 

MANGUM

Pleasant L.

Aug 14,  1869

Jun 7, 1963

 

MANGUM

W.H.

Oct. 7, 1874

Mar 31, 1947

 

MANGUM

W.P.

Jun 20,  1839

Apr 15, 1908

 

MANGUM

W.P., Mrs.

Sep 22,  1843

Jan 21, 1931

 

MONROE

Keith Edward

Jan. 11, 1964

Sept. 17, 1996

Husband & son

MONROE

Margaret A. "Peggy"

Nov. 10, 1938

Nov. 27, 1995

Wife and MotherFootstone

NORSWORTHY

John Willis

Apr 17,  1929

Feb 10, 1976

PFC U.S. Army Korea

PIERCE

Leona Thompson

Apr. 15, 1915

Feb. 17, 1995

S1 US Navy WW IIMilitary Marker

PRUITT

Robert Samuel

1883

1934

 

RAMEY

Ethel B. Doyle

Aug 2, 1906

May 1, 1992

 

RASBERRY

Permelia Ann P.

1850

1922

 

RIDLEY

Mildred

1911

1972

 

RIDLEY

George Richard

1902

1979

 

ROSSER

Baby

Sep 1, 1879

 

 

ROSSER

Bessie

1898

1900

 

ROSSER

Duren

Jul 1882

 

 

ROSSER

Gladys

1893

1969

Wife of Tom Rosser

ROSSER

Isaac Buck

Jul 19, 1919

Jun 16, 1979

 

ROSSER

James Alan

 

Jun 13, 1998

Back

ROSSER

Joe

Oct. 27, 1896

Nov 21, 1973

 

ROSSER

Mattie A.

1863

1951

 

ROSSER

Minnie

Sep 1880

 

 

ROSSER

Minnie Ola Stephenson

Aug 21, 1898

Mar 21, 1981

Wife of Joe Rosser.  Together forever

ROSSER

Morris

1924

1924

 

ROSSER

Murray

Jun 24,  1900

Sep 18, 1955

 

ROSSER

Murray Jr.

 

 

Infant

ROSSER

Nannie

Mar 1886

Jun 22, 1920

 

ROSSER

Reba Friday

Apr 22, 1922

 

Wife of Buck Rosser

ROSSER

Tom

1888

1959

 

ROSSER

Tom Jr.

1926

1933

 

ROSSER

Vada

Jun 24,  1901

Oct. 3, 1971

Wife of Murray

ROSSER

W. G.

Apr. 2, 1915

Jul 11, 1997

Teacher, Coach, Father.  T Sgt US Army WW II

ROSSER

William G.

1848

1914

 

RUSHING

C.

 

 

 

RUSHING

Charles H.

1856

Feb 17, 1940

Age 84 Years 9 Months

RUSHING

Charles S.

Jul 14, 1886

Jul 14, 1888

Son of G.S. & L.V. Rushing  not in 1st ed.

RUSHING

Garrett

Jan 5,  1896

Nov 25,  1917

Son of R. & S.L. Rushing

RUSHING

James H.

Mar 31,  1832

Nov 17, 1916

Father of S., Wife of R. Rushing

RUSHING

Jasper

 

 

 

RUSHING

Laura V.

1862

May 1936

74 Years old

RUSHING

Margaret

 

 

 

RUSHING

P.A.

 

1929

Age 60 Years

RUSHING

Relaford

1854

1928

 

RUSHING

Sarah L.

1862

1940

Wife of Relaford

RUSHING

Unknown

 

 

Old tomb. No names

RUSHING

William H.

Oct. 12, 1893

Sep 14,  1918

 

RUSHING

Young S.

1896

1940

 

SHANNON

Ed

Feb 18, 1886

Nov 27, 1956

 

SHANNON

Mollie

Jan 31, 1881

Feb 18, 1962

 

SHINN

Mary Jane

May 1860

 

 

SIMMONS

Harrison

 

Mar. 30, 1935

Tex Pvt 20 Eng.

SLATON

Dink

1859

1873

Daughter of Harriet Slaton

SLATON

Jimmy

1853

1871

Son of Harriet Slaton

SLAUGHTER

Unknown

 

Jul 1900

Daughter of Wm M

SLAUGHTER

William. M., Jr.

Oct. 28, 1905

Nov 5, 1905

 

SNOWDEN

Dulceney M.

Jun 30,  1867

Aug 31, 1912

 

SNOWDEN

George A.

Sep 3,  1863

May 22, 1956

 

STANLEY

Grace

Jan. 17, 1901

Feb. 9, 1997

 

STANLEY

Ronald Lee

Dec 25, 1922

Dec 10, 1987

 

STANLEY

Sidney

 

May 7, 1878

Age 85 Years

STANLEY

Unknown

 

 

Unknown graves.  2 graves north of Woody & Mary Jones.

THOMPSON

Charlie Leroy

Jun 20, 1910

Jun 30, 1971

 

THOMPSON

Cindi Rae

Jan 24, 1955

Jun 2, 1987

Served in U.S. Army

THOMPSON

Elsie Cleo

Jan 23, 1913

Nov. 25, 1995

Dbl stone/Charlie

THOMPSON

Jessie Glenn ‘Buddy’

Mar 17, 1938

Aug 29, 1980

Son Charlie & Elsie Cleo Thompson

THOMPSON

Mary Emaline

Aug 6, 1893

Mar 31, 1987

Wife of Martin Thompson

THOMPSON

Nathan T.

May 3,  1911

 Apr 23, 1940

 

THOMPSON

O. Z.

Jul 3,1  1923

Jun 26, 1966

Texas Tec 5 Co. A 841 Eng. Avn. Bn WWII

THOMPSON

Orgen O.

Feb 19,  1910

Sep 2, 1973

 

THOMPSON

Patricia

Oct 10, 1938

 

Wife of Buddy Thompson

THOMPSON

Willie Mae

Feb 9, 1925

 

Wife of M.W. Thompson see Martin Wilford above

THOMPSON

Woodrow V.

Dec. 10, 1917

Nov. 30, 1993

Sgt US Army WW II 2nd Inf Btry C 37th Field Arty BN.  Married 22 Dec 1941.  Pa Pa Military Marker.  Dbl stone/Doris

THOMPSON

Martin L.

Apr 11,  1888

Aug 13, 1951

 

THOMPSON

Martin Wilford

Apr 5, 1914

Jun 16, 1987

Wife Willie Mae Coleman see Willie Mae below

TULLOS

Alonzo “Lan” or "Lon"

1882

 

Son of Steve and Nancy  date not in 1st ed.

TULLOS

Baby

1880

 

 

TULLOS

Buck

1856

1935

 

TULLOS

Ida

1893

1895

 

TULLOS

Jettie

1895

1897

 

TULLOS

Joe

1888

1944

 

TULLOS

Nancy

1816

1886

 Wife of Steve J.

TULLOS

Ollie

 

1886

 

TULLOS

SteveJ.

1816

1890

 

TULLOS

Tennie

1858

1945

 

TULLOS

Willie

1891

1905

 

UNKNOWN

 

 

 

Southwest of Joe Hebert

UNKNOWN

 

 

 

Rock for headstone west of Nathan & Delphene Fussell

UNKNOWN

 

 

 

Left of Ed Shannon

UNKNOWN

 

 

 

2 graves north of Woody & Mary Jones.  May be child of Sidney/Miranda Stanley

For the compiled  list, both Trinity County Cemeteries ©1980 and the second edition Trinity County Texas Cemeteries © 1992 both published by Trinity County Historical Commission (TCHC) were consulted.   This cemetery has not been physically checked for the 2002 cemeteries’ survey, however Letty Harrington's TxGenWeb Tombstone Project was consulted to compile the list.

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