Ashley County Arkansas

Updated January 1, 2004 (Correction to stones in 2012)

This is a rural cemetery located southwest of Crossett. To reach the cemetery, begin at the intersection of U. S. Highway 82 and Arkansas Highway 133 (Main Street), in Crossett. Follow Highway 133 south for 3.7 miles to the intersection with Ashley Road 3. A sign marks the road as the way to reach the Meridian Baptist Church. Turn right (west) on Ashley Road 3 and follow the road as it twists and turns for 4.4 miles. The cemetery is located just south and west of the Meridian Baptist Church on the opposite side of the road. To go to the entrance, turn right on Tucke Road and then take an immediate left for the front gate. The cemetery can also be reached from just north of the Arkansas-Louisiana state line by turning west on Ashley Road 2 (State Line Road) and following it approximately 2.9 miles until an intersection with Ashley Road 3 and then going north about 6/10 miles to reach the cemetery, which will on the left. The exact location is latitude North 33 degrees, 02 minutes, 0.4 seconds and longitude West 91 degrees, 58 minutes, 16.1 seconds.

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Listings are generally alphabetical by last name, first name, birth date, death date, and comments, if any.

Bird, Alexander Williamson, 3 Feb 1875, 16 Mar 1952

Bird, Josephine Miller, 19 Aug 1882, 11 Jan 1960

Blackwell, Sarah F., 28 Sept 1888, 15 Aug 1976, matching stones on one base with William S. Rosson

Briney, Mrs. Lottie Opaline, 25 Jan 1916, 26 Feb 1982, aged 66 years, 28 days, funeral home marker, concrete over grave

Burton, J. W., 1876, 1949

Byrd, Josie Elizabeth, 9 Oct 1889, 8 Nov 1936

Carter, Annie Belle, 28 Nov 1886, 19 Mar 1949, double stone with Walter J. Carter

Carter, Walter J., 9 Dec 1884, 29 Mar 1970, double stone with Annie Belle Carter

Carter, Walter Scott, 4 Feb 1912, 29 Mar 1929, son of W. J. & Belle Carter

Cockrell, Dorothy C., 23 Dec 1920, 4 July 1982, double stone with Mance Cockrell

Cockrell, Jimmy Eugene, 23 Mar 1939, 26 June 1997, A2C U. S. Air Force

Cockrell, Mance, 28 Sept 1914, 30 Jan 1994, double stone with Dorothy C. Cockrell

Cockrell, Mance, 28 Sept 1914, 30 Jan 1994, Pvt. U. S. Marine Corps

Crew, Alfred O., 1891, 1937

Crew, Emma J., 1890, 1961

Crew, Jimmie D., 1935, one date, infant

Crew, Odie Alford, 25 Sept 1910, 2 Feb 1978, double stone with Ruby Gulledge Crew

Crew, Ray, 7 Mar 1927, 31 Aug 1967

Crew, Ruby Gulledge, 27 Mar 1910, 9 Feb 2001, double stone with Odie Alford Crew

Crouch, Steve, 25 Aug 1965, 15 May 2002, "Boogie," back, beloved husband of Melissa, father of Tyler and Austin

Draper, Sarah E., 10 Apr 1847, 11 Feb 1928

Draper, W. R. "Bob," 15 Oct 1868, 21 Dec 1937

Floyd, A. P., 22 Oct 1843, 4 Jan 1911, Mason

Floyd, Emma, 16 July 1911, 24 May 1915, dau of E. B. & L. E. Floyd

Floyd, Sarah A., 3 Oct 1841?, 15 Feb 1906, wife of A. P. Floyd, broken stone

Franklin, James Raney, 24 June 1886, 17 Sept 1908, son of J. H. & C. W. Franklin, WOW, grave covered by concrete

Franklin, John Henry, 15 Nov 1859, 8 Apr 1943, double stone with Grace Wilkins Franklin

Franklin, Grace Wilkins, 15 July 1867, 2 Apr 1959, double stone with John Henry Franklin

Freeland, E. M., 17 Mar 1876, 11 Jan 1965, Mason

Freeland, Josie Lee, 25 June 1888, 15 July, 1950, OES, death day changed from 16 July to 15 July (overprint is unclear which day actually meant).

Gilliam, J. W., no dates, double stone with Mollie Gilliam

Gilliam, Mollie, no dates, double stone with J. W. Gilliam

Goyne, Eula Mae, 31 Aug 1911, 4 Dec 1997, double stone with Oris S. Goyne

Goyne, Jessie Hill, 12 Jan 1907, 10 Apr 1975

Goyne, John E., 8 May 1873, 24 Nov 1963, double stone with Nettie Goyne, Father

Goyne ,John Ersel "Pop," 24 Feb 1900, 31 Dec 1974

Goyne, Nettie, 27 Sept 1874, 1 Mar 1943, double stone with John E. Goyne, Mother

Goyne, Oris S., 24 Jan 1905, 8 Dec 1985, double stone with Eula Mae Goyne

Goyne, Ouida (Muse,) 25 Apr 1915, 6 Feb 1932

Goyne, Velma S., 1907, 1995, double stone with William J. Goyne

Goyne, William J., 1899, 1961, double stone with Velma S. Goyne

Gould, James A., 1934, one date, infant

Gulledge, John Edward, 17 Dec 1934, 4 Mar 1991, Mason, "The One and Only"

Hamilton, Todd D., 24 Apr 1975, 18 Dec 1994, in loving memory

Harris, James W., 20 Sept 1904, 2 Dec 1964, Arkansas Pvt. 251 Mil Police Co. World War II

Harris, Joseph H. "Joe," 16 Mar 1880, 11 Aug 1931, metal plate on concrete marker

Hawkins, John W., 5 Feb 1877, 6 Aug 1935

Hoff, Martin Raymond, 30 Jan 1922, one date

Hopkine, Alice Harris, no dates, metal plate on concrete marker

Jones, Edward Randolph, 16 Oct 1918, 18 Mar 1997, double stone with Minor Mae Bryan Jones, back, children, Hazel Mae, Pearl Jean, Wesley Richard, Gladys Dale, Liddy Sue, Edna Mae, Edward Rayford

Jones, Edward Randolph, 16 Oc 1918, 18 Mar 1997, S2, U. S. Navy, World War II

Jones, Liddie D., 17 Sept 1901, 2 Apr 1926, wife of R. I. Jones

Jones, Mattie B., 1880, 1939, wife of W. S. Jones

Jones, Minor Mae Bryan, 13 Nov 1922, one date, double stone with Edward Randolph Jones, back, children, Hazel Mae, Pearl Jean, Wesley Richard, Gladys Dale, Liddy Sue, Edna Mae, Edward Rayford

Jones, W. S., June 1854, Nov 1940, no days shown

Jones, Wesley Richard, 10 June 1941, 10 Aug 1958, second marker shows dates of 1941, 1958

Josey, Dan, 30 Mar 1887, 17 Jan 1908

Josey, Doss, 1 Mar 1884, 14 May 1930

Josey, Elizabeth Byrd, 9 Oct 1889, 8 Nov 1936

Josey, Esther G., 1898, 1994, double stone with Morris Josey

Josey, Floyd, 30 Jan 1889, 22 May 1962

Josey, Jane E., 1858, 1932, Mother

Josey, Julia Arvis, 15 June 1897, 6 Feb 1988, double stone with Lee Harrison Josey, information on both sides of stone

Josey, Lee Harrison, 15 Jan 1893, 10 Nov 1945, double stone with Julia Arvis Josey

Josey, Matt, 13 Mar 1852, 29 July 1904

Josey, Morris A., 1897, 1976, double stone with Esther G. Josey

Land, Shirley, 8 May 1941, 12 Sept 1999, heart shaped marker, beloved wife of Marchell, beloved mother of David, Mark & Stephen

Matthews, Brenda Joyce, 16 Oct 1945, 18 May 2000

May, Helen Faye, 8 June 1922, 10 Aug 1984, Mother

Miller, Charles, 14 June 1846, 29 Aug 1922, double stone with Malissa Miller, Mason, Father

Miller, Charles Lee, 16 June 1883, 12 Nov 1943

Miller, Charles Vernon, 10 June 1920, one date, double stone with Faye Roark Miller, wed 25 Dec 1947

Miller, Christine, 15 July 1878, 20 Dec 1903, dau of Charlie D. & M. Miller

Miller, Faye Roark, 1 Mar 1922, 5 May 1989, double stone with Charles Vernon Miller, wed 25 Dec 1947

Miller, Hezeki, – May 1904, 17 Sept 1930, no birth day listed

Miller, Infant, 1923, one date

Miller, Joseph E., 21 Nov 1891, 2 July 1963, double stone with Verna M. Miller

Miller, Johnnie, 7 July 1887, 26 Dec 1890, son of C. & M. Miller

Miller, Verna M., 19 Feb 1902, 11 Aug 1993, double stone with Joseph E. Miller

Miller, Malissa, 4 June 1856, 15 Apr 1925, double stone with Charles Miller, Mother

Noble, Marie Wms., 1920, 1981

Patterson, Dempsey Buck, 21 Apr 1925, 5 Nov 1997, Pvt. U. S. Army

Pieczura, Alexander B. Jr., born and died 18 Sept 1944, stone flat on ground

Price, Pryor, 7 July 1894, 21 Jan 1908, son of E. G. & C. E. Price, broken stone

Reeves, Berdie Jones, 29 Oct 1910, 26 Mar 1986, double stone with Wesley B. Reeves

Reeves, Ruby Dell, 27 Jan 1937, 29 Jan 1937, dau of Berdie and Wesley B. Reeves

Reeves, Wesley B., 4 July 1886, 2 June 1964, double stone with Berdie Jones Reeves

Roberts, J. R., 8 Mar 1870, 14 May 1915, WOW

Rosson, Fannie E., 13 Sept 1885, 15 Aug 1927, matching stones on one base with James R. Rosson

Rosson, James R., 20 Feb 1872, 9 Nov 1916, matching stones on one base with Fannie E. Rosson

Rosson, William S., 23 May 1916, one date, matching stones on one base with Sarah F. Blackwell

Savage, Andrew V., 9 Apr 1923, 3 Mar 1986, double stone with Catherine Robinson Savage, wed 18 Nov 1944

Savage, Andrew V., 9 Apr 1923, 3 Mar 1986, U. S. Army, World War II

Savage, Catherine Robinson, 29 June 1926, one date double stone with Andrew V. Savage, wed 18 Nov 1944

Savage, John Edwin, 1947, 1999, funeral home marker

Taylor, Bowman, 20 Sept 1908, 23 Aug 1970,

Taylor, Gladys Marie Smith, 20 Jan 1926, one date, Granny, double stone with Thurman L. Taylor, wed 17 Apr 1943

Taylor, Hunter, 1907, 1996, double stone with Inez Taylor

Taylor, Inez, 1914, 1953, double stone with Hunter Taylor

Taylor Jessie Ed, 1893, 1988, U. S. Army, World War II

Taylor, John Kenneth, 2 Aug 1900, 27 Oct 1996, photo

Taylor, Kenneth Earl, 5 Aug 1936, 7 Nov 1955

Taylor, Mamie H., 23 July 1899, 23 Aug 1970

Taylor, Thurman L. "Dock," 1 Jan 1925, 9 Aug 1988, double stone with Gladys Marie Smith Taylor, wed 17 Apr 1943

White, Alvin W., 1898, 1971, Mason

White, Annie L., 6 Mar 1926, 15 Apr 1986, double stone with John T. White, "One of the best"

White, James A., 13 May 1922, 1 Sept 1987, double stone with Louise E. White

White, John T., 30 Aug 1925, 15 Mar 1994, double stone with Annie L. White

White, Kathleen R., 2 Aug 1952, one date, double stone with Rance R. White

White, Louise E., 17 Aug 1923, one date, double stone with James A. White

White, Mannie W., 1902, 1986, OES

White, Marion Roy "Boog," 10 June 1930, 22 Nov 1987, Mason, Daddy

White, Rance R., 25 Aug 1949, 9 Feb 1973, double stone with Kathleen R. White

White, W. T., 8 Apr 1945, 25 Dec 1978, double stone, second side blank

Williams, James T., 26 Apr 1908, 2 Nov 1983, Pvt. U. S. Army, World War II

Williams, Maude, 8 Sept 1901, 17 June 1994, double stone with Travis Williams

Williams, Travis, 26 Apr 1908, 2 Nov 1983, double stone with Maude Williams

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