Location: Polk County AR

Rocky Cemetery Records, Polk County, Arkansas

(Loc. 9 mi. W of Mena on hwy. #8) ADDISON G. M., b. 1834, d. 1904. Husband of Mattie Addison. Mattie, b. 1839, d. 1897. Wife of G. M. Addison. ATCHLEY Laura A., b. 7 Apr. 1880, d. 11 Dec. 1946 or 1948. Thomas N., b. 15 Oct. 1882, d. 2 Jan. 1955. Husband of Laura Atchley. BANNING John Horton, b. 1866, d. 1941. Husband of Mary Elizabeth Banning. Mary Elizabeth, b. 1871, d. 1933. Wife of John Horton Banning. Ruth Elizabeth, b. 1908, d. 1939. BARBER Infant, b. 15 Oct. 1900, d. 28 Mar. 1901. John, 11 Jan. Son of R. F. and P. W. Barber. Rebekah, b. 28 Feb. 1871, d. 27 Oct. 1907. Wife of I. H. Barber. BASSETT James, b. 3 Jan. 1887, d. 24 Nov. 1928. BORDEN Mary, b. 24 Feb. 1893, d. 2 June 1918. BROWN Addie, b. 25 June 1877, d. 25 Aug. 1898. Dau. of J. W. and R. Goodwin. Patsy Ann, b. 4 Jan. 1934. CAMBELL Guy E., b. 2 June 1908, d. 7 Jan. 1909. H. W., d. 8 Nov. 1925, ae. 73 yrs. Husband of Rhoda. Rhoda Elizabeth, b. 3 Mar. 1859, d. Mar. 1936. Husband of H. W. Cambell. CAUDLE Parole C., b. 28 July 1873, d. 7 Oct. 1933. William F., b. 13 June 1867, d. 18 Oct. 1946. CHAMBLIN Jane, b. 1821, d. 1909. COLE...

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Biography of James M. Brewer

JAMES M. BREWER. He whose name heads this sketch has been a resident of Searcy County, Arkansas, since 1871, and during that time he has made a comfortable income for himself and family, has shown that he is a man of public spirit, liberal, generous and highminded, and has made numerous warm friends. His birth occurred in Franklin County, Tennessee, September 21, 1833, a son of Zadock and Mary (Brumley) Brewer, who were also born on Tennessee soil, and with them he moved to Arkansas in his boyhood and settled on a farm in Polk County. Later the family moved to Conway County and there the father was called from this life in 1865, his widow surviving him but one year. Of a family of ten children born to them but five are living at the present time: William C., Minerva, wife of John Sowers; Sally (Counts), Sarah (Casper), and James M. Those deceased were: Joseph D., John E., Zadock, Henry C. and Jacob. James M. Brewer resided for a long term of years in Johnson County, Arkansas, and was married there to Emeline Weeks, daughter of J. M. Weeks. She was born in Tennessee and has borne her husband the following children: James M.; Lou, wife of Henry Prechet; Margaret E., Bell, wife of William Bradley; John H., Callie, Ida, William, Lillie and Victoria. Through the exercise of...

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Beeler, Janette L. – Obituary

Elgin, Oregon Janette L. Beeler, 59, of Elgin died Aug. 28. Viewing will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 4 at Daniels Chapel of the Valley, 1502 Seventh St. A graveside service will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5 at the Elgin Cemetery. Mrs. Beeler was born April 7, 1947, to J.D. and Loys Osborn Thwreat in Mena, Ark. She lived most of her life in Laramie, Wyo. She worked as a janitor for the University of Wyoming and on Aug. 5 moved to Elgin to be closer to her mother and her family. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of the Jehovah’s Witnesses, and enjoyed photography, birds and animals. She was known for her work ethic. Survivors include her mother; a son, Gene Beeler; siblings, David Thwreat, Fred Thwreat and Dorsie Terrell, all of Elgin, and Becky Ginsbaugh of Estacada; and other relatives. Her father and two children, Julie and Jessica Beeler, died earlier. Memorials may be made for cancer research or GRH Hospice in care of Daniels Chapel of the Valley, 1502 Seventh St. The Observer Online, Obituaries for the week ending Sept. 2, 2006, Published: September 5,...

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Cummings, Ustious G., Sr. – Obituary

Baker County, Oregon Ustious G. Cummings Sr., 84, of Baker City, died Feb. 23, 2003. His memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave. Pastor Nathaniel Neff of the Lighthouse Church in Baker City will officiate. Inurnment will be in the veteran’s section of Mount Hope Cemetery after the chapel service. A reception will be held at the Calvary Baptist Church in Baker City. Ustious was born Feb. 13, 1919, at Potter, Ark., to Richard and Mary Cummings. He moved to California in the 1930s. In 1942 he entered the U.S. Army to serve his country during World War II. He served in the Wildcat 322nd Infantry Regiment. He was awarded several decorations and citations. Ustious was discharged in 1945 with the rank of staff sergeant. He then worked as a steel worker at the U.S. Steel Co., at Pittsburg, Calif., for the next 30 years. After his retirement, he continued to serve the public for another 20 years. He did community work for the senior citizens and government give away, providing food for the less fortunate. He really enjoyed helping people. Ustious and his wife, Lola, moved to Baker City in September of 2000. Survivors include his wife Lola, of 61 years; two sons, Ustious Cummings Jr. of Concord, Calif., and Johnny and his wife, Donna, of Baker...

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Polk County, Arkansas Census

Polk County, Arkansas was formed from Sevier County in 1844. 1850 Polk County, Arkansas Census Free 1850 Census Form for your Research Free 1850 Census Images (partially indexed) Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free TrialĀ Free 1850 Census Index 1850 Polk County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1850 U.S. Census Guide 1860 Polk County, Arkansas Census Free 1860 Census Form for your Research Free 1860 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1860 Polk County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1860 U.S. Census Guide 1870 Polk County, Arkansas Census Free 1870 Census Form for your Research Free 1870 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1870 Polk County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1870 U.S. Census Guide 1880 Polk County, Arkansas Census Free 1880 Census Form for your Research Free 1880 Census Transcription Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1880 Polk County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1880 U.S. Census Guide 1890 Polk County, Arkansas Census Free 1890 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1890 Veterans Schedule $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1890 U.S. Census Guide 1900 Polk County,...

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Polk County, Arkansas Cemetery Records

Most of these cemetery listings are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Hosted at Polk County, USGenWeb Archives Project Norris Cemetery Pleasant Hill Cemetery Witherspoon Cemetery, Vandervoort Hosted by the Vision Realty in Mena, Arkansas Website Polk County, Arkansas Cremations Polk County, Arkansas Memorials Aleshire Cemetery Antioch Cemetery Baker Cemetery Bates Cemetery Board Camp Cemetery Brumback Cemetery Brushy Creek Cemetery Buffalo Cemetery Bulger Cemetery Cecil Cemetery Cecil Chapel Cemetery Center Cemetery Cherry Hill Cemetery Clem Miller Cemetery Concord Cemetery Corinth Cemetery County Poor Farm Cemetery Crawford Cemetery Crystal Hill Cemetery Cureton Cemetery Daniel Cemetery Downs Cemetery Duckett Cemetery Eagleton Cemetery Foote Cemetery Foran Cemetery Foster Chapel Cemetery Gann Cemetery Gilliam Cemetery Grannis Cemetery Heifley-Witherspoon Cemetery Highland Cemetery Hilton Cemetery Holly Grove Cemetery Holly Springs Cemetery Howard Cemetery Individual Grave-Lou Ella Bates Jackson (on Davis Land) Cemetery Lambert-Jackson Cemetery Liberty Cemetery Little Cemetery Little Africa or Piney Cemetery Lone Valley Cemetery Lower Big Fork McDaniel Cemetery McKinney Cemetery Miller Cemetery Mineral Cemetery Mollie Gann Cemetery Moore Cemetery Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mountain Fork Cemetery Mt. Gilead Cemetery Nichols Cemetery Norris or Yocana (Yucanna) Nunley Cemetery Oak Grove Cemetery Old Dallas Cemetery Old Potter Cemetery Overturf Cemetery Owen Chapel Cemetery Pine Crest Memorial Pleasant Grove Cemetery Big Fork Pleasant Grove Cove Pleasant Hill Cemetery Rock Springs...

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