Wednesday, 13-Jun-2001 13:01:35 CDT
FRANCIS Cemetery

Francis Cemetery is located in Todd County, Kentucky, between Kirkmansville  and Allegre.
  From Kirkmansville take 171 Highway and go south 4.6 miles to Mt. Tabor Baptist Church on the left.  Take blacktop road to left in front of church and go .6 mile
  to gravel road on right.  Go .1 mile up the gravel road to cemetery at top of hill.
  Recorded May 1999 by J.T. & Kathleen Oxford.  (oldpaths@hcol.net)
Updated May 5, 2001 by Nancy Schaefer <mailto:nlschaefer@commandnet.net>

  1. Alfred Louis HURT, 1877-1959

  2. HALL
Herbert, Apr. 8, 1904 - June 4, 1987
Ella Hugh, Sept. 19, 1908 - Aug. 31, 1976
                     "Married Oct. 12, 1925"

  3. Earl & Pearl POE, Apr. 15, 1939 (only date)

  4. Ewel Thomas POE, Mar. 5, 1921- Apr. 20, 1998, "Daddy"
            Footstone: Ewel Thomas Poe
                             Cpl US Army
                             World War II
                             Mar. 5, 1921 - Apr. 20, 1998
            On Back: Father of Shirley, Thomas, Rita, Reggie, Ralph,
Chris, Tony, Karl, Melinda, Mike, Karen

  5. Margie Poe REED, June 8, 1934-Aug. 26, 1988
       "Worlds Greatest Mom"    Footstone "Mother"

  6.  POE
             Lee Gaither, Oct. 14, 1886 - July 24, 1963,   Footstone "Father"
             Rena Floyd, Aug. 20, 1895 - Mar. 12, 1969,  Footstone "Mother"

  7. Lilburn J. POE, 1930-1950,   Footstone "LP"

  8. Maverleen POE, Nov. 3, 1923 - Feb. 17, 1925, "At Rest",  Footstone "Daughter"

  9. Jewell Woodson POE, Nov. 23, 1915- Sept. 30, 1918, "At Rest",  Footstone "Son"

l0.  John POE, 1851-1926

11. Mahaly TUCKER, 1854-1931

12.  BINGHAM
             Tom, June 5, 1879  - July 28, 1938
              Gertie, Mar. 16, 1890 - Feb. 17, 1965
 

13. Brandon William MORIN, 7-20-94 - 7-20-94

14. Mary Ethel EVANS, 1904-1955

15.  Fieldstone (unknown)

16.  Mary DEASON, 1836-1911
       Willie A. CAIN, 1866-1931

17.  Cecil FRANCIS, Feb. 10, 1913-Feb. 10, 1913

18.  Susan C. FRANCIS,  Jan 1, 1873- Feb. 28, 1946
           "Gone But Not Forgotten"

19.  William D. FRANCIS, Nov. 18, 1870 - Oct 17, 1930
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"

20.  FRANCIS
             Henry A., July 10, 1906 - July 16, 1968, Footstone "Father"
             Cora B., May 8, 1908 - Oct. 8, 1993, Footstone "Mother"
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"

21. BLAKE, "In Loving Memory"
             "Father", Archie B., Dec. 15, 1918 - (no date)
             "Mother", Alma E., Apr. 13, 1919 - Nov. 1, 1986

22.  Fieldstone (unknown)

23.  Fieldstone (unknown)

24.  J. W. FRANCIS
       Sept. 9, 1872 - Jan. 10, 1941
       Betsy J. FRANCIS
       Aug. 26, 1867 - Nov. 28, 1948
       Ellar DEASON
       Mar. 4, 1872 - July 20, 1937
       Maragaret FRANCIS
       Feb. 10, 1907 - (no date)

25.  P. D. FRANCIS, born Apr. 10, 1829, died May 29, 19l0, "Farewell"
             "He whom thou mournst is not dead
               But risen from his earthly bed."
                   Footstone: "PDF"

26.   H. E. FRANCIS, "Wife of P.D. Francis", born Dec. 20, 1841, died Aug. 15, 1900
             "Though all thy budding honors were not blown
               Beloved thou wert admired wherever known."
                         Footstone: "H.E.F."

27.  Lue HIGHTOWER, Apr. 15, 1909 - Apr. 5, 1980

28.  Ozie F. HIGHTOWER, Jan 31, 1933 - Jan. 31, 1933

29.  BLAKE
             Sherman, 1893 - 1984
             Ernie Belle, 1893 - 1952

30.  BLAKE
             Haden J., 1920 - 1962
             Ollie, 1918 - 19__
31.  Oscar Cecil BLAKE, Sept. 9, 1917 - Apr. 1, 1979
             "Rest in Peace"

32.  Howard D. BLAKE, July 11, 1930 - (no date)
             "The Lord Is My Shepherd"

33.  KNIGHT
             Ford, July 23, 1917 - Nov. 5, 1993, Footstone "JFK"
             Verdie E., Oct. 4, 19l7-(no date)

34.  KIRKMAN
             William D., Feb. 11, 1891 - Sept. 25, 1964
             Florence D., Apr. 6, 1898 - May 1, 1992
             "Obey Acts 2:38"

35.  KIRKMAN
             M. A., 1862 - 1931
             W. A., 1861-1940
             "We will meet again"

36.  Lennie F. FRANCIS, 1899-1966
             (Henninger Funeral Home Marker)

37.  FRANCIS
             George L., Oct. 11, 1875 - Apr. 11, 1958
             Sarah C., Aug. 10, 1875-July 11, 1960
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"
 

38.  FRANCIS
             Netter, 1866 - 1949, Footstone "NF"
             Lou, 1859 - 1947, Footstone "LF"          "At Rest"

39.  Fieldstone (unknown)

40.  Charles Michael McLAUGHLIN, May 23, 1953 - Feb. 16, 1989

41.  BLAKE                   "Married Dec. 22, 1952"
             Arthur H., Feb. 8, 1916 - Aug. 2, 1992,  Footstone "Father"
             Thelma J., Mar. 4, 1929 - (no date)     ,  Footstone "Mother"
              "Earth Has No Sorrow That Heaven Cannot Heal."
              On Back: "Parents of Arthur J., Carl H., David J., Thelma D., Clair E."
42.  Agnes H. FRANCIS, Apr. 29, 1935 - Apr. 30, 1935

43.   Perlus H. HIGHTOWER, 1899 - 1959

44.   Florence V. HIGHTOWER, Dec. 16, 1901 - Jan. 12, 1935

45.  FRANCIES
              Genie Craig WARDER, Sept. 10, 1899 - Dec 3, 1974
              A. C., Sept. 17, 1881 - Feb. 5, 1967
              Ollie A., Mar. 24, 1871 - Jan. 24, 1965
46.  Fieldstone (unknown)

47.  Elmyra TUCKER, 1865 - 1931

48.  Charles L. HIGHTOWER, 1925 - 1925

49.  Howard FRANCIES, June 23, 1942 - June 23, 1942

50.  FRANCIES
             Omer L., June 6, 1905 - June 28, 1990             Roxie Kelly, Mar. 2, 1910 - Jan. 29, 1997

51.  G. G. FRANCIES, Nov. 15, 1868 - Feb. 19, 1939,"Father", "Until We Meet Again"

52.  Nannie, Wife of G. G. FRANCIES, born May 23, 1876, died Jan. 7, 1917
             "You I loved when first we met
               You I love and can't forget
               Roses are red, violets are blue
               And angles in heaven knows I love you"
 

53.  Earl FRANCIES, born Oct. 4, 1912, died July 25, 1913

54.  Lawrence F., "Son of G.G. & M.A. FRANCIES"
              born May 2, 1921, died June 14, 1921
             "Twas hard to give thee up but Thy will O God be done"

55.  Fieldstone (unknown)

56.  Buell D. FRANCIES, 1917 - 1990
             (Latham Funeral Home Marker)

57.  Raymond Lee FRANCIS, 19-5 - 1982
             (Latham Funeral Home Marker) (Number missing on birth year)

58.  Fieldstone (unknown)

59.  KIRKMAN
              Elmer L., Apr. 3, 1893 - May 21, 1954, "Love Lives On"                          Cordie O., Sept. 12, 1899 - Mar. 1, 1989, "Mom"
                   Footstone: Elmer Kirkman
                                     Kentucky
                                     PVT CO 1   149 Infantry
                                     World War I
                                    Apr. 3, 1893-May 21, 1954

60.  Eva MITCHELL, June 3, 1893 - Apr. 8, 1937
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"

61.  HALL
              Marvin, Nov. 20, 1917 - (no date)
              Ollie Myrtle, May 9, 1919 - Oct. 19, 1989
              "Wed 12-12-36",  "Jesus Saves"
              On Back: "Our Children, Douglas, Mary, Doyle, Linda, Joan, Loretta"

62.  MITCHELL
              Jonell, June 28, 1927 - Aug. 26, 1971
             Jim E., July 21, 1915 - (no date)                                                                                                          "Gone But Not Forgotten"

63.  Jimmy Dearl MITCHELL, May 31, 1951 - Oct. 19, 1951

64.  Omer MITCHELL, Oct. 25, 1905 - July 19, 1921, "At Rest"

65.  Ivyl MITCHELL, Oct. 7, 1912 - Nov. 3, 1919, "At Rest"
 

66.  MITCHELL
             Mide, Feb. 23, 1876 - Feb. 25, 1969, "Mother"                              S. F., May 22, 1874 - Oct. 1, 1920, "Father"                                                                                       "Gone But Not Forgotten"

67.  FRANCIES
             Bruce, 1902-1983,  Footstone "Bruce"
             Bessie, 1909 - 1952, Footstone "Bessie"
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"

68. Carl H. FRANCIS, Mar. 27, 1936 - Mar. 27, 1936

69.  FRANCIES
             Arvil, May 1, 1934 - June 28, 1988
             June, Oct. 3, 1936 - (no date)
             "Jesus Saves"

70.  FRANCIES, Oneal, 1941 - 1998  (Latham Funeral Home Marker)                        Footstone: Glendell O'Neal Francies
                               SR US NAVY
                               July 26, 1941 - Oct. 17, 1998

71.  Cecil M. DRAPER
       US ARMY
       World War II
       1921 - 1982

72.  Oliver DRAPER, Feb. 26, 1885 - Aug. 2, 1941

73.  Millissie DRAPER, Aug. 2, 1886 - June 2, 1972

74.  Ewing V. DRAPER, Oct. 29, 1908 - Dec. 29, 1937, "Dad"

75.  John E. DRAPER, Jan. 23, 1887 - Dec. 4, 1923, "In God We Trust"

76.  Lillie Craig DRAPER, Aug. 4, 1892 - (no date)

77.  Marvin King CRAIG, Feb. 3, 1922 - July 30, 1924

78.  MITCHELL
             Ronnie E., June 15, 1956 - (no date)                          Susie, Nov. 23, 1961 - Apr. 27, 1995
             "Joey & Sam"    "I Will Always Love You"             On back: Engraved Picture of Pepsi Cola Can
 

79.  Fieldstone (unknown)

80.  Cordie E. WELLS, Sept. 20, 1927 - Apr. 17, 1970

81.  Virginia Draper WELLS, Mar. 20, 1925 - June 11, 1974

82.  Hula DRAPER,  Nov. 16, 1912 - Apr. 12, 1994

83.  TAYLOR
             Gerald Lee, May 22, 1940 - Jan. 5, 1996   "Husband"
             Deborah Wells, May 30, 1949 - (no date)       "Wife"
                  Footstone: Gerald Lee Taylor
                                    SP4 US ARMY
                                    Vietnam                                     May 22, 1940 - Jan. 5, 1996

84. Virginia Walker WILLIS, Dec. 10, 1921 - (no date)                             On Back: "Our Children, Lillie, Mary, Judy, Elizabeth"

85.  Judy M. WILLIS, Sept. 17, 1948 - Sept. 2, 1953, "Gone To Be An Angel"

86.  Harvey Lee WALKER, 1932 - 1952

87.  WALKER
             John T., 1887-1977
             Lillie L., 1895 - 1959

88.  William Z. WINDERS, June 23, 1887 - July 6, 1965

89.  LACK
             James E., Nov. 10, 1873 - July 29, 1930, Footstone "Father"
             Nellie, Mar. 5, 1890 - June 18, 1972, Footstone "Mother"

 90.  LACK
             William Franklin, June 24, 1915 - May 9, 1975
             Margie Evelyn, Apr. 27, 1916 - Dec. 23, 1999
                   "Married Nov. 17, 1934"
                   "Sleep on dear one, take thy rest
                     God called you Home, He thought best"
             On Back: LACK, Jimmy Franklin, William Ray, David Wayne
                                             Helen Ernistine, Wanda Sue
             Footstone: William F. Lack
                               MM 3 US Navy
                               World War II
                               1915 - 1975
 

91.  LACK, David W., Apr. 21, 1950 - July 31, 1980, Footstone "Son"
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"

92.  FRANCIES
             Owen J., Jan. 4, 1911 - Oct. 8, 1987, Footstone "Father"
             Bessie M., Apr. 20, 1908 - Nov. 30, 1993, Footstone "Mother"
             "Married June 23, 1930"

93.  FRANCIES
             Coy, Feb. 25, 1908 - Jan. 12, 1986,
             Gracie, Dec. 13, 1911 - Feb. 11, 1983,
             On Back: FRANCIES, Coy, Gracie

94.  Fieldstone (unknown)

95.  Robert James DRAPER, Jr.,  July 19, 1944 - Nov. 11, 1967
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"

96.   DRAPER
             Dude, Oct. 26, 1910 - July 12, 1983
             Kathleen, Mar. 17, 1922 - (no date)

97.  Hughey J. DRAPER, 1910 - 1983
             (Henninger Funeral Home Marker)

98.  HIGHTOWER
             Delphin Lane (Photo), Dec. 18, 1946 - Dec. 19, 1966
             Lillian H. FRANCIES, Aug. 30, 1923 - (no date)

99.  HIGHTOWER
             Ozie, Sept. 15, 1896 - Nov. 4, 1970
             Ruby, June 2, 1906 - June 12, 1990, Footstone "Mother"
                         Footstone: Ozie Hightower
                                           Kentucky
                                           PVT Quartermaster Corps
                                           World War I
                                           Sept. 15, 1896 - Nov. 4, 1970
100.  Earl HIGHTOWER, Sr., Nov. 1, 1925 - Nov. 22, 1995

101. Beverly COWAN, 1934 - 1994
             (Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home Marker)

102.  LACK
             Wallace, Mar. 9, 1908 - Sept. 9, 1998
             Olivia Cox, Mar. 9, 1919 - (no date)
             Engraved rings with "Sept. 26, 1936"
             On Back: "We Love You", "Nancy & Patsy"

103.  MITCHELL
             James E., May 19, 1924 - Nov. 6, 1990
             Barbara J., Apr. 3, 1933 - (no date)
             "Gone But Not Forgotten"
104.  MITCHELL
             Owen B., Jan. 15, 1903 - Oct. 29, 1982
             Ima P., Dec. 3, 1902 - (no date)

105.  SPURLIN
             Timothy, Mar. 24, 1969 - (no date)              Wesley, July 12, 1926 - Aug. 4, 1988
             Ruthell, Sept. 15, 1933 - (no date)
             On Back:   SPURLIN  "Tim" "Wesley" "Ruthell"

#106.  "EGGBEATER"
Glendell O'Neal Francies, July 26, 1941 - Oct.17, 1998
On Back:  Father of Eddie, Kevin and Regina
Footstone:  Glendell O'Neal Francies
SR US Navy
July 26, 1941 - Oct. 17, 1998

#107. POE
(SHORTY)
Glendale, Sept. 26, 1928 - June 26, 1999
Ethel Mae, Aug. 4, 1932 - (no date)
Engraved rings with "Sept. 18, 1948"
On Back: Children Cynthia, Gloria, Phillis
Grandchildren Chris, Josh, Shannon, Dana, Pam, Jody, Jennifer, Jessica

#108. HALL
Arnold, June 4, 1912 - Sept. 20, 1999
Thelma, Feb. 1, 1914 - June 13, 2000
Engraved with, "In Loving Memory"
On Back:  HALL
Footstone:  Arnold Hall
PVT US Army Air Force
World War II
June 4, 1912 - Sept. 20, 1999

   #109. JAMES G. HENDERSON
Sept. 22, 1937 - Jan. 26, 2000

#110. SETH JOLICOEUR
1999 - 2000
Latham Funeral Home Marker

#111. LATHAM
Jerry W. Oct. 11, 1945 - Sept. 18, 2000
Cynthia P. July 27, 1949 - (no date)
On Back:  LATHAM
Parents of Dana and Paula

This cemetery was transcribed by Kathleen Oxford who has generously donated it for online research for the Todd County KYGenWeb.

Updated May 5, 2001 by Nancy Schaefer <mailto:nlschaefer@commandnet.net>


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