Hoover Cemetery, Upshur County, Texas

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(Loc: North of Big Sandy, a short distance off the Shady Grove road. It has the second oldest marked grave, 1846, in the county.)

ALLEN
John A. (Father), b. 22 Dec. 1876, d. 19 Nov. 1920.
Dollie M. (Mother), b. 13 Sept. 1877, d. 30 July 1958.
Robert E., 1921 – 1966.
Sarah, b. 17 Apr. 1836, d. 28 Dec. 1911. Wife of W.M. Allen.

ARMSTRONG
Christopher James, b. 27 Sept. 1970, d. 17 Aug. 1974.
Christopher M., b. 10 Sept. 1895, d. 29 Sept. 1964. Texas – Pvt. – U.S. Army – WWI.

ASKEW
Buford C. (Father), b. 26 Aug. 1903, d. 13 Apr. 1954.
Cecil Clifton, 1905 – 1967.

BARGE
John J. (Jacob), b. 15 Apr. 1892, d. 29 Apr. 1972. Texas – Pvt. – U.S. Army – WWI.

BENNETT
Carved rock – no other information.

BUNN
William Anthony, b. & d. 1973.

BROWN
Infant, b. & d. 12 Apr. 1909. Dau. of J. F. and M. A. Brown.
J. F., b. 5 Apr. 1868, d. 10 Dec. 1915.

M A C
carved rock – no other information.

CAFFEY
carved rock – no other information.
(James?), carved rock – died ? – no other information.
L. A., carved rock – no other information.
M. A., carved rock – no other information.
M. A., carved rock – no other information.
N. A. or W. A., carved rock – no other information.
Wm., carved rock – no other information.

C(AFFEY?)
A. A., carved rock – no other information.

CARR
Ann, d. 1930.

CAUSEY
Will W., 1885 – 1942.

COSLET
carved rock – no other information.
Elec, b. 13 Aug. 1885, d. 9 Nov. 1886. Son of H. S. and Nannie Coslet.
Elizabeth, carved rock – no dates – very old marker.
L. A., b. 23 Sept. 1887, d. 11 July 1896. Son of J. A. and B. Coslet.
N. A., no dates.
Nannie C., b. 19 Aug. 1864, d. 6 Apr. 1902. Wife of H. S. Coslet.
(B. J. ?), carved rock – no dates – very old marker.

COSLETT
E. C., b. 12 June 1833, d. 16 Apr. 1899.

COWARD
Lizzie E., 1905 – 1972. Fun. Home Mkr: 1906 – 1972.

CREAMER
Wand Oletha, d. 12 Apr. 1943, ae. (0?) yrs., 6 mos., 7 days.
William C. (Pop), b. 25 Oct. 1871, d. 18 Mar. 1962.
Mittie Ruth (Mom), b. 27 June 1867, d. 3 May 1956.

CURRY – no other information

DAVIS
(John) Press (Daddy), 1885 – 1955. Masonic emb.
Vallie (Mae) (Mother), 1885 – 1967.
W. T. (Tom) (Dad), b. 8 Jan. 1883, d. 4 May 1967.
Myra (Mama), b. 18 Nov. 1886 – no death date.

DOW
A. M. (Mother), b. 13 Sept. 1857, d. 7 May 1936.
Claud R., b. 25 Mar. 1913, d. 6 Aug. 1914.
E. A., 1898 – 1907.
E. C., 1901 – 1907.
Frank B. (Father), 1881 – 1946.
Lula E. (Mother), 1889 – 1947.
G. W., b. 20 Oct. 1906, d. 4 Oct. 1913.
Guy L., b. 19 Feb. 1917, d. 19 Aug. 1945. Texas – 2 D LT – 188 PRCHT Inf 11 – ABN DIV WWII.
James E. (Elias), 1886 – 1956. Masonic emb.
Rena (Irene), 1884 – 1958.

EDWARDS
Annie Mildred, d. 21 Feb. 1941, ae. 26 yrs., 4 mos., 12 days.

ERVIN
Annette Stegall, 1937 – 1965.

FAIN
William David, 1903 – 1969.

FITZGERALD
Inez, b. 18 Mar. 1913, d. 25 Aug. 1914. Carved rock.
Johnnie Robert, 20 Jan. 1960 (one date only). “our baby”.

FLEET
Oscar B., b. 29 Nov. 1884, d. 12 Sept. 1899.
Walter J. (W.O.W.), b. 31 May 1886, d. 19 Oct. 1918. Son of J.W. and Georgia A.
Fleet.

FOSTER
Loy, d. 19 Jan. 1938.

FRY
William H. (daddy), 1882 – 1936.
Elsie R. (mama), 1890 – 1967.

FULLER
William J., 1910 – 1975.

GAGE
__________ – carved rock, b. 3 or 8 Jan. 1870, d. 8 Jan 1870.
Alfred (father), b. 15 Mar. 1881, d. 26 Oct. 1960.
Mamie Bell (mother), b. 26 Dec. 1890, d. 19 Jan. 1957.
B. or R. – carved rock, 13 or 18 Nov. 18__, 20 Sept. 18_2.
Baoda J. or Raoda J., b. Sept. 1833, d. 187_. Carved rock.
Boyce, b. 3 Feb. 1930, d. 10 July (1930?).
David, b. 25 Oct. 1860, d. 8 Nov. 1860.
Delton, b. & d. 24 Dec. 1919.
Elizabeth, b. 29 Feb. 1852, d. 24 Mar. 1852. Carved Rock.
Emma Lue, b. & d. 16 Jan. 1915.
Evelline, b. 29 Aug. 1876, d. 2 Aug. 1878. Dau. of A. and S. L. Gage.
Mr. G., b. 12 Apr. 1831, d. 18 Sept. 1889.
Gorge J., b. 28 July 1894, d. 18 Mar. 1895. Son of A. and S. L. Gage.
Infant, b. Nov. 189(8 or 0), d. Oct. ____?
Henry, b. (3 or 23) Sept. 1874, d. 8 July 18(76 or 96).
James Henry, b. 1 Jan. 1858, d. 15 Jan. 1858.
James M., b. 13 Dec. 1877, d. 13 Aug. 1878. Son of A. and S. L. Gage.
Jeff, b. 14 Jan. 1850, d. 23 July 1912. Husband of Mary Gage.
Louis Hardy, 1927 – 1971.
Mary Melinda (mother), 1848 – 1923. Wife of Jeff Gage.
Mirame E. (mother), b. 1 Feb. 1848, d. 2 Jan. 1931.
Nancy, b. 22 Nov. 1829, d. 22 Nov. 1892.
Ossie E. (mama), b. 14 Feb. 1891, d. no death date.
Martin H. (daddy), b. 15 Oct. 1887, d. 9 Oct. 1971.
Roenar Erison, b. 19 June 1876, d. 6 Sept. 1878. Carved rock.
S. L., b. 18 Dec. 1859, d. 8 Dec. 1937.
A., b. 27 May 1853, d. 19 July 1926.
T. J. (Thomas), b. 26 May 1888, d. 3 June 1962.
Zelma Estella, 1915 – 1964.

GILL
Daniel L. (W.O.W.), b. 27 Mar. 1878, d. 22 Oct. 1918.
J. S. (Sam)?, d. 194_, ae. 66 yrs.

GILLAND
James, dates not clear – very old mkr. – carved rock.
Polly, d. 1846. Carved rock.
William, no dates – very old marker.

GRAY
Nancy Ann, b. 20 May 1842, d. 22 Feb. 1881.

GREEN
C. M., b. 8 May 1825, d. 8 July 1866. Masonic emb.
Barnie M., b. 1 Dec. 1892, d. 25 Sept. 1925.
Dennie Dell, b. 12 Aug. 1917, d. 13 Feb. 1919. Son of Sam and Thelma Green.
Dewitt, 1894 – 1922.
Nancy A., b. 17 Nov. 1823, d. 11 Apr. 1912.
_________ (carved rock), b. 18 Mar. 1856, d. 5 Feb. 1877.
Infant, b. 27 Dec. 1880?, ?. Carved rock.
Laura, b. __ May ____, d. __ June ____. Carved rock.

A.H. – carved rock – no other information.

L.A.H. – initials only – no other information.

N.H. – initials only – no other information.

O.C.H. – initials only – no other information.

HARPER
David H., b. 17 Aug. 1835, d. 30 Sept. 1900.
Nancy A., b. 13 Oct. 1836, d. 28 Feb. 1917.

HELLER
W.V. (Wealthy), 1895 – 1966.

HENLEY
Dewey G., 1907 – 1962.
Essie Allen, 1907 – no death date.

HIGHTOWER
Emory, b. 20 Nov. 1902, d. 13 June 1969.
Ethel, b. 16 Feb. 1906, no death date.

HILL
George M., b. 13 Apr. 1870, d. 13 Feb. 1942.
Harry T., b. 6 Mar. 1893, d. 26 May 1899.
Ira G., b. 11 May 1888, ae. 21 yrs., 6 mos., 27 days.
J. B., b. 5 Mar. 1878, no death date.
Ethel, b. 7 Oct. 1896, no death date. (Funeral Home Marker: Holcomb, Ethel
1896 – 1969.)
John M., b. 6 Nov. 1868, d. 24 Nov. 1942.
Mary Elvia, b. 8 Sept. 1885, d. 3 Jan. 1918. Wife of J. B. Hill.
Sallie, 1873 – 1937.

HAIGOOD
Clemmie, 1900 – 1939.

ADAIR
Cleophus, 1903 – 1930.

HILL
Sarah C., b. 10 May 1855, d. 4 Jan. 1914. Wife of W. P. Hill.

HOOVER
Abraham, b. 14 Feb. 1823, d. 6 Apr. 1876.
George J., b. 19 June 1826, d. 7 Feb. 1905.
Graham J., b. 10 Jan. 1906, d. 22 May 1956. Texas MOMMI USNR – WWII.
J., carved rock – no other information.
M(ary?), carved rock – no other information.
Medy, b. 3 Aug. 1872, d. 5 Apr. 1874.
Nancy, b. 8 Sept. 1793, d. 9 Apr. 1864. Carved rock.
Nancy Ann, 1821 – 1893.
Sarah Adeline, b. 23 Dec. 1863, d. 11 Aug. 1864.
William, 1821 – 1865.
William Robinson, b. 13 Mar. 1867, d. 16 Oct. 1869.

HOWARD
B. A. Z. (W.O.W.), b. 27 Apr. 1858, d. 7 Oct. 1899.
J. Henry, b. 1880, no death date.
Sally M., b. 1884, d. 17 Jan. 1953.
James E. (daddy), b. 1 Dec. 1901, d. 26 Jan. 1968.
Ora Lee (mother), b. 21 July 1901, d. 29 July 1972.
Mary L., 1861 – 1951.
Richard, b. 10 Jan 187(3?), d. 20 Jan. 1896?
T. C. (Dick) (daddy), b. 28 May 1905, d. 3 Oct. 1973.
Ladine (mother), b. 29 June 1915, no death date.

JOHNSON
Billy Gene, b. 14 May 1927, d. 16 Nov. 1931.
Infant twins, b. 5 Oct. 1918 (one date only). Son and dau. of Mr. and Mrs. M. A.
Johnson.
Joe John, b. 3 Dec. 1937, d. 3 Dec. 1937.
Miles A., b. 23 Feb. 1886, d. 2 Aug. 1952.
Nettie E. (mama), b. 12 July 1887, d. 10 Jan. 1971.
Ruth May, b. 23 Oct. 1910, d. 2 Feb. 1911.
Infant, b. & d. 27 June 1898. Son of J. W. and S. L. Johnson.

LEONARD
Leroy, 1902 – 1973.

MARSH
A. M. (Bud), b. 7 Apr. 1861, d. 19 June 1928.
Anna Lillian, b. 17 Feb. 1871, d. 12 Feb. 1929.
Charley E., b. 25 June 1886, d. 23 May 1902.
Cleo C., b. 1908, no death date.
Martha E. (Evelyn), 1911 – 1972.
Davis (father), b. 6 Dec. 1855, d. 17 Mar. 1938.
Ioma (mother), b. 25 Aug. 1869, d. 14 July 1961.
Frank D., b. 1 May 1897, d. 7 Sept. 1898. Son of W. R. and Sallie Marsh.
Ila May, b. 9 Nov. 1903, d. 2 Feb. 1911. Dau. of W. R. and Sallie Marsh.
Infant, b. 18 Sept. 1880, d. 21 Sept. 1888. Dau. of Ioma and David Marsh.
Infant, b. 27 June 1891, d. 5 July 1891. Dau. of Ioma and David Marsh.
James D., 1932 – 1975.
James W. (daddy), b. 6 Mar. 1892, d. 21 Aug. 1961.
Johnie E. (daddy), b. 26 Dec. 1888, d. 22 Aug. 1964.
Mary F. (Donie) (mama), b. 2 July 1892, d. 7 Oct. 1968.
Michael, b. 19 Apr. 1894, d. 11 Aug. 1918.
P. L., no dates.
Robert, b. 6 June 1856, d. 17 Feb. 1931.
Mary J., b. 16 Feb. 1856, d. 15 June 1928.
Sallie (mother), b. 3 Oct. 1868, d. 15 Mar. 1952.
William R. (father), b. 15 Sept. 1861, d. 9 Feb. 1940.
Virdie (mother), b. 29 Sept. 1905, d. 30 Sept. 1944.
Edward E. (daddy), b. 25 Dec. 1901, no death date.

McDONALD
Charles E. (son), b. 23 June 1932, d. 20 Aug. 1966. PFC – 78 Mtr – Veh Sq A.F.
Edd (father), no dates.
Mattie (mother), no dates.
H. T. (W.O.W.), b. 25 Jan. 1861, d. 22 Nov. 1908.
Johnny L., 1924 – 1974.
Walter A. (daddy), 1899 – 1966.
Mary E. (mother), 1899, no death date.

McKINLEY
Ada (mother), b. 8 June 1888, d. 19 Jan. 1932.
Barnum Bruce (father), b. 10 Sept. 1884, d. 3 Nov. 1920.
H. B., b. 30 Dec. 1897, d. 22 Oct. 1918. Husband of Nettie McKinley.
Josephene (Josie), b. 12 Dec. 1862, d. 20 July 1920.
Joseph Larkin, b. 29 July 1860, d. 16 July 1933.

MEEKS
Willie (Carroll), b. 20 Apr. 1894, d. 21 Nov. 1962. Texas – Pvt Btry D 13 Field
Arty – WWI.

MULLINS
Pernie, b. 1888, no death date.
Sanford, 1884 – 1953.

PARSONS
Shirley Jean, 15 May 1955 (one date only). Infant dau. of Morris (Buddy) and Mary
Ann Parsons.

PHILLIPS
Helen, d. 31 Jan. 1973, ae. 52 yrs., 6 mos., 18 days.

PILCHER
Peggy K. (mama), b. 1933, no death date.
Buford W. (daddy), 1913 – 1967.

PRESLEY
Mary Willard, b. 23 Oct. 1879, d. 22 Nov. 1965.

QUINTON
Albert (daddy), b. 11 Aug. 1898, d. 15 Nov. 1961. Footstone: P. A. Q.
Don (daddy), b. 22 May 1903, d. 1 Jan. 1973.
Lola M. (mother), b. 16 Nov. 1908, no death date.
Emsy, b. 16 Mar. 1905, d. 13 Feb. 1971. Texas Pvt U.S. Army – WWII.
J. V., b. 15 Oct. 1933, d. 3 Mar. 1946. Texas – Pvt 31 Field Art.
John, d. 15 Apr. 1934. Texas Pvt 165 Dept. Brig.
Mrs. Manda, d. 11 Apr. 1937, ae. 73 yrs., 8 mos., 19 days.
Ora Lucille, b. 11 Sept. 1921, d. 17 Feb. 1922.

REESE
Clarissa Emaline, 1869 – 1937.
Dewitt, 1905 – 1938.

RODGERS
Thomas Lee, b. 10 Nov. 1897, d. 5 Aug. 1907. Son of Walter and Fannie Rodgers.

ROGERS
J. F., b. 2 Nov. 1891, d. 18 Sept. 189(?). Carved rock.
Presley R. (daddy), b. 11 Aug. 1896, d. 27 Dec. 1969.
Leola L. (mama), b. 24 May 1912, no death date. Married 27 years.
Teri Lyn (daughter), b. & d. 10 Nov. 1970.

SANDERS
Alice, 1924 (one date only).
Calvin L., 1869 – 1936.
Louis Ward, b. 19 Feb. 1920, d. 4 Feb. 1921.
Sally (mother), 1872 – 1912.

SEAGO
Ida C., b. 7 Feb. 1884, d. 29 Sept. 1887. Dau. of H. W. and S. M. Seago.

SMITH
Mollie Jane, 1886 – 1973.

STEGALL
Audie E., 1899 – 1962.
Sallie E. (Elvie), 1903, no death date.
Audie Mae (sister), b. 14 Apr. 1925, d. 21 Aug. 1971.
Louella, b. 27 Feb. 1892, d. 26 Oct. 1894.
Mary Julia, b. 19 Mar. 1897, d. 4 Aug. 1899.
Myrna Loye, 12 Dec. 1942 (one date only).

THOMAS
Byran Mikiel (baby), b. 30 Nov. 1972, d. 9 Dec. 1972.
Iva Leslie (mom), b. 26 Jan. 1930, d. 8 Nov. 1971.
Stacie M., b. & d. 1974.

THORPE
B. A., b. 30 Dec. 1839, d. 22 Apr. 1910. Wife of W. H. Thorpe.

TILLMANN
(R? h?)oda, 18 Apr. ____. Carved rock – no other information.

TUCKER
Andrew S. (Babe) (dad), b. 25 Dec. 1906, d. 7 June 1967.

VAUGHN
Mrs. M. A. (Malissa Everidge), b. 30 Jan. 1868, d. 3 June 1938. Footstone: MEV.

WELCH
A. F., b. 25 Jan. 1891, d. 29 July 1920.

WILLARD
Arthur D. (papa), b. 7 July 1878, d. 28 Oct. 1910.

WILLINGHAM
George, b. 12 Mar. 1883, d. 7 Mar. 1920.
Laurisie, b. 24 Nov. 1857, d. 15 Mar. 1920.
Tom T., b. 5 Aug. 1855, d. 15 Feb. 1920.

WILLOUGHBY
Alice (mama), 1878 – 1933.
Joseph (papa), 1869 – 1954.
John (M.) (father), 1898 – 1966.
Rachel (mother), 1902, no death date.

WILSON
Artie Berry, 1890 – 1952.
Ada Lenora, 1896 – 19(incomplete). Footstone: 240: Bus – 241: Nona.
Drue C., b. 15 May 1900, d. 3 Aug. 1925.
Grafton L. (daddy), b. 30 Dec. 1940, d. 4 Nov. 1974.
Phyllis N. (mother), b. 26 Oct. 1944, no death date. Married 23 Mar. 1962.
John Alex (daddy), 1888 – 1964. Masonic emb.
Ada Cary (mother), 1891, no death date. Eastern Star. Married 8 June 1908.
John H., b. 25 Nov. 1872, d. 13 Dec. 1923.
John Thomas, Sr., b. 13 Aug. 1917, d. 22 Nov. 1973.
Marguaritte P., b. 3 Apr. 1920, no death date.
Katie Goss (mother), b. 11 Apr. 1874, d. 18 Jan. 1967.
Mary A. (mother), 1866 – 1905.
Rudy (Sonny), d. 3 Aug. 1942 ae. 3 yrs., 5 mos., 28 days.
Troy, b. 25 Sept. 1907, d. 21 June 1909. Son of J. H. and L. G. Wilson.

WOLF
Adaline, b. June 1844, d. 8 Mar. 1902. Wife of W. A. Wolf.

WOLFE
Annie J., 1876 – 1965.
Baby, b. 13 Sept. 1914, d. 13 Sept. 1914.
Elbert M. (daddy), b. 5 Dec. 1896, d. 14 Jan. 1968.
Hattie G., b. 17 Apr. 1897, no death date. Married 52 years.
George R. (W.O.W.), b. 14 Sept. 1877, d. 24 Feb. 1913.
Henry A., b. 30 Jan. 1876, d. 25 Nov. 1934.
Leonard M. (Dad) (Doot), 1906 – 1952.
Bertha E. (Mom Green) (Bet), 1905 – 1960.

YAW
Baby Boy (H. L. Yaw), 1949 (one date only).
Baby Girl (Jhn Yaw), 1937 (one date only).
B. C. (daddy), 1853 – 1927.
Catherine (mama), d. 1937.
John, 1893 – 1957.
Leona, 1908 – 1942.
Louise, 1920 – 1936.

UNKNOWN
J. H., carved rock – no other information.
T. A., carved rock – no other information.



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