Sunday, 12-Nov-2000 03:31:55 CST
Slaughter Cemetery
Across from Church of Christ in Clifty
Updated October 23, 2000

HELTSLEY
Iola daughter of S. W. & Ada J.
Aug 9, 1912 - Dec 28, 1915

HELTSLEY
Estill R. son of S. W. & Ada J.
May 20, 1904 - July 8, 1904

Angemima GROVES
1865 - 1889 Mother

Michael GROVES
Born Mar 4, 1861 Died Mar 18, 1885

Adel L. _____ (may be RAGAR)
born Jan _8, 189_ (stone has fallen and is in bad condition)

Richard T. RUDD
Born Nov 8, 1868 Died Apr 21, 1887

Nancy J. wife of H. R. RUDD (stone leaning against a tree)
born Oct 22, 1842 died Jan 7, 1873
Farewell my friends in grief for me
we soon shall meet in eternity

granite marker leaning on tree, completely illegible

James O. McGEHEE
born Mar 11, 1853 - died Aug 14, 1874

Mary E. dau of J.C. & J. A. McGEHEE
born Nov 10, 1863 died Aug 18, 187_ (may be 1874)

Robert F. McGEHEE
born Oct 20, 1854 died Oct 21, 1874

Richard C son of W.C. & Lizzie McGEHEE
born May 31, 1874 died Mar 24, 1874

Elizabeth E. wife of Wm C. McGEHEE
born Nov 8, 1845
departed this life Jan 5, 1894
Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord
That they may rest from their labors.
And them works do follow them.

Martha J. SLAUGHTER Mar 1, 1889 Mother
John C. SAlaughter Jan 1, 1839 - May 22, 1911 Father

M.E. dau of J.M. & M.A. E. SETTLE
Born April 24, 1891 Died Mar 15, 1895
Our Loved One. (Stone broken and lying on the ground)

M.A.E. wife of J.M. SETTLE
born April 17, 1849 died June 26, 1905
Farewell dear darling till we meet again.

Geo W. SETTLE
May 9, 1868 - May 14, 1911 at rest

J.M. SETTLE May 10, 1844 - Feb 21, 1920 Gone but not forgotten

Martin BLAKE
born Jan 15, 1826 died Jan 30, 1906

Mother
Revecca M. BLAKE
Dec 25, 1840 - July 16, 1930 at rest

Filine A. wife of D.L. Laster
Dec 24, 1874 - Aug 17, 1900

Odell McGEHEE 1917 - 1918

Asleep in Jesus
William Layton McGEHEE
Apr 17, 1959 - Apr 17, 1959

Mattie McGEHEE 1875 - 1954

Marie BORDERS 1913 - 1942

T.H. McGEHEE 1856 - 1928

3 rocks marking graves in a row, no inscriptions.

Robert son of J.W. & A.J. BLAKE
Jan 22, 1904 - Sept 1, 1911
Gone but not forgotten

rock marking grave, no inscription

Marble Louise FORD
June 11, 1927 - May 7, 1995 (Gary's Funeral Home Marker)

FORD
Henry T. April 15, 1927 - Aug 24, 1994
Dorothy A. May 4, 1941
In God's Care

Lois MASSEY Feb 3, 1914 - Feb 26, 1920

MASSEY
Robert L. Aug 6, 1875 - May 13, 1934
Fronie T. June 15, 1884 - Feb 15, 1920

BLAKE
Bob 1886 - 1980
Missie 1887 - 1946
Gone to be with our Lord

L.M. BLAKE Jan 19, 1913 - Mar 27, 1914
at rest

C. F. BLAKE Sept 13, 1905 - July 8, 1914

Rovet Lee BLAKE Feb 28, 1918 - Mar 14, 1985

A. S. BLAKE
Born May 8, 1858 Died Sept 8, 1918

Elzina F. wife of A. S. BLAKE
Oct 12, 1866 - May 17, 1916
Gone to rest

Allen BLAKE (Stone is broken and lying on the ground)
July 4, 1890 - April 10, 1911

Jas. H. SLAUGHTER
Sept 6, 1876 - Mar 17, 1934

Come Ye Blessed
Edward G. SLAUGHTER
Jan 11, 1848 - Mar 21, 1910

Come Ye Blessed
Mary J. SLAUGHTER
Dec 20, 1854 - Feb 11, 1922

Mrs. C. E. EDWARDS
Aug 2, 1885 - May 12, 1928
Good by children
lain at rest

J.V. SETTLE Dec 17, 1869 - Father
Lizzie M. SETTLE Apr 22, 1882 - June 15, 1913 Mother

Prebo wife of Anderson WILLIS
born Apr 1812 died Aug 18, 1896

H.F. SISNEY Nov 17, 1885 - Sept 22, 1908 (stone is broken)

Lillie May dau of Presley & Millie RAGA
Born Apr 24, 1900 died Dec 30, 1910
In pleasures dream or sorrows hour
in crowded hall or lonely bower
the business of my soul shall be forever to remember thee

Bland Stanley RAGER
Feb 26, 1920 - Sept 27, 1920
Darling we miss thee

Pressley RAGER Jan 1, 1856 - July 8, 1928
Gone but not forgotten

Willie RAGER
Jan 12, 1867 - Nov 29, 1935 Mother

Audrey L. LASTER
Dec 30, 1812 - May 7, 1878

Richard A. LASTER Nov 7, 1811 - May 18, 1916
at rest

Mamie LASTER
daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Charlie LASTER
Aug 1, 1913 - May 9, 1918

Asleep in Jesus
Mattie T. wife of J.R. LASTER
Dec 23, 1879 - July 3, 1911

Asleep in Jesus
J. R. LASTER
Aug 2, 1877 - Mar 13, 1933
at rest

Our Son
Donald Jewell EDWARDS June 21, 1956 - Sept 5, 1957

EDWARDS
Eurie Jan 7, 1904 - Dec 5, 1981
Goldie Jan 28, 1907 - Nov 23, 1980
Together Forever

EDWARDS
Thomas W. 1872 - 1958
Nannie L. 1880 - 1956
Gone but not Forgotten

John Jackson EDWARDS
Aug 15, 1866 - Aug 16, 1954

EDWARDS (Stone is broken)
Hershel 1881 - 1962
Etta 1877 - 1953

SLAUGHTER
Isbel I. 1913 - 1996
Omen C. 1905 - 1977
In Loving Memory

Stella L. DRURY
Oct 23, 1908 - Oct 23, 1939

EDWARDS
W. H. EDWARDS Nov 16, 1847 - July 7, 1926
Martha EDWARDS May 20, 1847 - June 24, 1927

Dora EDWARDS DIBBLE
July 20, 1868 - Aug 6, 1961

WILLIS Infant

WILLIS Infant

Paul S. son of C. C. McGEHEE
born Sept 7, 1916 - died Mar 2, 1920

Michael Blake TURNER
Feb 4, 1981 - Feb 5, 1981

SHELTON
Ellington 1869 - 1959
Vadie 1876 - 1948

HELTSLEY
John Jacob son of S.W. & Ada J.
Dec. 4, 1916-Mar. 5, 1917

Ora P. GROVES
Mar. 31, 1894-June 19, 1910

Vernie L. GROVES 1908-1908

Vadie GROVES 1891-1892

Lucy B. wife of J.R. LATHAM
Born Oct. 22, 1849
Diedx Apr. 22, 1885
(illegible epitaph)

Sarah J. dau. of W.C. & T.C. RUDD
Born Nov. 28, 1871
Died Dec. 28, 1871
Her life was like a half blow___,
Closed are the shades of___her death,
The dawn the blushing hour that opens the gates to Heaven
(hard to read)

Charles J. McGEHEE
Born Mar. 15, 1858
Died Oct. 3, 1893
He is at rest

SLAUGHTER
Noah Washington 1810-1882
born in North Carolina
Elizabeth Betsy BLAKE 1812-1885

M.H. BRADLEY (a full body cover with seashells and no dates)

L.M. BRADLEY Dec. 24, 1846-Sep 28, 1912

W.T. BRADLEY Jan. 18, 1841-Sept. 26, 1920
At Rest

Mary Evaline McGEHEE 1910-1911

2 rocks

Family of Ben SLAUGHTER
Alice L. 1880-1908
Ben F. 1871-
(ft. stones:  G.S., E.S., A.S., E.S., B.S.)

Vurney R. dau. of D. & M.T. RAGER
Born Jan. 12, 1891
Died Apr. 10, 1892
She's gone to worlds above where saints and angels meet
To __ __ our Savior's love and tears __ at his feet

Victor son of P. & M.T. RAGAR
Born Mar. 20, 1884
Died Apr. 24, 1884
Gone But Not Forgotten

Rock

Edward T. SLAUGHTER
Kentucky
Pvt 3704 Base Unit AAF
World War II
June 6, 1928-May 26, 1970

MAYES
Polly 1848-1942
William L. 1878-1942
Jack 1846-1938
Gone But Not Forgotten

Bessie N. McELWAIN
Dec. 4, 1901-Aug. 25, 1946

Ible Etter SLAUGHTER
Jan. 18, 1916-Oct. 27, 1994

SLAUGHTER
Euna wife of El SLAUGHTER
Nov. 10, 1900-Sep 27, 1921
A Darling wife and mother
Gone To Rest

Vinie SLAUGHTER
Nov. 23, 1876-Apr. 30, 1969

David B. SLAUGHTER
April 7, 1844-Feb. 3, 1929
His wife Sarah E. SLAUGHTER
Dec. 6, 1847-Aug. 23, 1936
Asleep In Jesus

SLAUGHTER
Zay SLAUGHTER
Born Oct. 25, 1885
Died June 29, 1909

Come Ye Blessed
Gertrude wife of O.J. SLAUGHTER
Born Mar. 6, 1883
Died July 28, 1917

Levera SLAUGHTER
Born Aug. 9, 1903
Died Oct. 22, 1909
Asleep in Jesus
Blessed Thought

Little Other
son of H.G. & F. McGEHEE
Born Apr. 10, 1904
Died May 29, 1904
Our little baby has gone to rest

Jinie B. LASTER
Jan. 2*, 19**
Jun 22, 1904
At Rest

2 Rocks

Ruthel McGEHEE
Nov. 14, 1919-Sept. 27, 1922
Gone But Not Forgotten

LASTER
Ross T. Nov. 16, 1903-Dec. 23, 1983
Thy Kingdom Come
Flossie A. May 17, 1909-May 3, 1995

Jeffery T. KNIGHT
Dec. 3, 1958-Feb. 26, 1959

LASTER
Clark T. 1925-
Daisy Lee 1933-1954
Asleep with Jesus

Larry E. KNIGHT 1955-1955

KNIGHT
Beatrice LASTER
March 19, 1939-Aug. 4, 1980

Judy Ann LASTER 1949-1951

Howard Jr. LASTER
Jan. 6, 1929-Jan. 6, 1929

Beatrice LASTER
Mar. 6, 1873-Jan. 1, 1928
We trust bour loss will be her gain
And that with Christ she's gone to reign

LATHAM
Nettie 1883-1948
Bob 1882-1960
Gone But Not Forgotten

Ollie SLAUGHTER June 20, 1919

W.A. SLAUGHTER Oct. 8, 1905-Nov. 8, 1977
Gertie SLAUGHTER Dec. 6, 1904-Dec. 7, 1934
We Will Meet Again

Mallie SLAUGHTER Nov. 18, 1911-July 2, 1943

Wilma SLAUGHTER Dec. 28, 1918

Betty Sue BOZELL Nov. 6, 1956-Nov. 6, 1956

STOKES
Coy B. Aug. 23, 1903-Oct. 17, 1987
Flossie Aug. 17, 1915-May 23, 1960

EDWARDS
Johnnie W. 1912-1957
Tessie 1916-19__

Myrtie C. EDWARDS 1884-1974

LASTER
David Lawson 1875-1965
Juanita McGEHEE 1907-1984

Darrell Wayne BLAKE
US Marine Corps
Aug. 3, 1949-Jan. 4, 1994

McGEEHEE
Wm. Ernest Sept. 18, 1902-Mar. 20, 1967
Verna L. July 25, 1906-Aug. 15, 1994

Horace G. Dec. 14, 1875-June 26, 1954
Fannie L. Apr. 8, 1875-Aug. 21, 1964

LASTER
Homer Lawson April 13, 1902-Dec. 19, 1982
Roberta McGEEHEE Dec. 22, 1900-Mar. 3, 2000

Evelyn LASTER Feb. 20, 1944-Feb. 28, 1944

SETTLE
Ruby Aug. 13, 1918-
Robert E. Aug. 22, 1920-Mar. 1, 1965

WILSON
Shelby Jan. 16, 1914-Aug. 11, 1966
Irine May 6, 19, 1917-

EDWARDS
Opal Sept. 15, 1913-July 22, 1984
Estile June 28, 1911-Jan. 11, 1971

Toy EDWARDS Oct. 11, 1906-July 6, 1980

G.H. EDWARDS March 25, 1877-Sept. 27, 1926
Jonnie EDWARDS Feb. 5, 1883-Dec. 29, 1919
It was hard indeed to part with thee
But Christ's strong arm supported me

SLAUGHTER
Mabel HELTSLEY Apr. 28, 1897-Jan. 16, 1978
Emmitt L. Sr. Aug. 24, 1897-June 19, 1986

N.W. SLAUGHTER Nov. 23, 1867-July 13, 1931
Lov SLAUGHTER Feb. 28, 1871-May 19, 1853
Gone But Not Forgotten

SLAUGHTER
Otis T. son of M.T. and S.N.
Sept. 30, 1919-Oct. 8, 1920
At Rest

SLAUGHTER
Rufus W. Agu. 16, 1915-June 16, 1944
Adel Dec. 14, 1918-
We Will Meet Again

BLAKE
Martie Apr. 22, 1889-Feb. 5, 1936
Harline June 11, 1909-Oct. 6, 1922

SETTLE
Lendell E. Sept. 18, 1941-July 6, 1959

Gedric BORDERS 1937-1957
Beloved How We Miss You

BORDERS
Edwin G. 1910-1961
Edna I. 1914-1971

Nannie SLAUGHTER BLAKE
Sept. 13, 1920-Nov. 19, 1986

SLAUGHTER
Walter W. Oct. 5, 1894-Apr. 26, 1974
We Will Meet Again

Bobbie Dwight GROVES
June 12, 1950-Oct. 13, 1950

Shelby L. SLAUGHTER
Sept. 29, 1921-Dec. 26, 1944

Nellie S. SLAUGHTER
July 19, 1894-Mar. 29, 1962

McGEHEE
Arthur Nov. 9, 1898-Apr. 25, 1995
Wed Nov. 17, 1918

We loved them a lot
But God loved them more
Our children-
Chester, Glyndola, Captola, Douglas, Noble Jr., Norman, Joyce, Billy, Helen, Louise, Gene, Darrel

Father
Melvin C. BRYANT 1897-1972

DOSS
A devoted father
Charles E. Oct. 23, 1925-
When we all get to Heaven
A loving mother
Helen E. Aug. 20, 1923

Connis Leon BLAKE
Sept. 9, 1957-Nov. 2, 1976
God Bless Our Son

Patricia Ann MOORE
Oct. 1, 1945-Apr. 5, 1964

DOSS
Charles Edwin Oct. 23, 1925

BLAKE
Bobby J. May 3, 1944
Brothers
Thomas N. Sept. 20, 1947

EDWARDS
Harlan Oct. 10, 1910-May 30, 1984
Patie Jane Nov. 7, 1920-
Wed Oct. 15, 1938
Rest in peace

EDWARDS
Helen Louise Feb. 27, 1924-
Rufus Hubert Sept. 17, 1917-June 26, 1985

SLAUGHTER
Noah I. Feb. 28, 1922
Married Feb. 19, 1942
Sylvia BLAKE Apr. 3, 1923-Dec. 6, 1990

M.T. SLAUGHTER
Jan. 5, 1890-Mar. 3, 1970

BLAKE
Darrell Wayne Aug. 3, 1949-Jan. 4, 1994
Father and Son
Henry Starling Sept. 22, 1912-Nov. 8, 1952
Always in our loving memories

Mary E. GROVES
July 16, 1854-Dec. 7, 1942 Mother
B.G. GROVES
Oct. 19, 1850-Apr. 5, 1911 Father
(Plot with concrete ground-level wall)

Olgie daut. of E.G. & O. McGEHEE
Born Apr. 10, 1904
Died Oct. 27, 1906
She was the sunshine of our home.

Jane GROVES died Nov. 12, 1898 age 65

Hattie dau. of B.F. & M.E. GROVES
Feb. 1, 1888-July 19, 1889
(Plot with concrete ground-level wall)

Jane K. wife of John McGEHEE
Born Sept. 25, 1839
Died Oct. 18, 1907
We trust our loss will be her gain
And that with Christ she's gone to reign.

J.G. McGEHEE
Born May 30, 1818
Died Aug. 28, 1907
Rest father, rest in quiet sleep
While friends in sorrow o'er thee weep

Broken Stone

Father
Charles J. McGEHEE Mar. 15, 1858-Oct. 8, 1893
Mother
Ann Eliza McGEHEE Apr. 12, 1860-July 13, 1946

Rock

Luvina RUDD
Born Mar. 30, 1822
Died Nov. 11, 1895
She was a kind and affectionate wife
A fond mother, and a friend to all.

Porter W. RUDD 1851-1916

Infant of A.T. & Cyntha SETTLE
June 9, 1906

William Carrh McGEHEE
Dec. 19, 1905-Apr. 11, 1906

McGEHEE
W.A. Sept. 23, 1867-Mar. 25, 1947
Lee Nov. 23, 1870-Mar. 15, 1915

Robert McGEHEE 1907-1988

SETTLE
Grover 1889-Aug. 11, 1971
Amanda 1894-1981

Arnett EDWARDS 1915-1916

Hazel EDWARDS 1912-1918

Lawrence EDWARDS 1910-1919

EDWARDS
Coy May 27, 1887-July 8, 1951
Laura Feb. 3, 1888-Nov. 15, 1964
Gone But Not Forgotten

McGEHEE
Houston W. Feb. 4, 1897-May 7, 1977
Bessie Marie Oct. 11, 1898-Nov. 29, 1948

Obrey McGEHEE 1937-1937

S.E. SET (probably SETTLE...balance of stone underground)

Effie Ann FORD June 26, 1885-Dec. 31, 1959

Willie FORD Mar. 2, 1879-Mar. 21, 1940
We Will Meet Again

Mother
Annie FORD TABB June 20, 1905-Apr. 14, 1932

Frankie FORD 1913-1978

Taylor Wesley HELTSLEY (no dates)

Lillie HELTSLEY (no dates)

Zettie B. McGEHEE 1875-1955

Geo T. McGEHEE Jan. 21, 1873-Dec. 27, 1940
He is not dead, but sleepeth

Ermine dau. of G.T. & Zettie B. McGEHEE
Born Oct. 18, 1893
Died Aug. 8, 1910
Sleep on our precious darling
Til we meet in the Glory Land

Robert son of Ada & Carrie McGEHEE
Born & Died Nov. 1, 1919
Our loved one

Carrie McGEHEE wife of Ada McGEHEE
Mar. 11, 1900-Nov. 19, 1919

Basil A. LATHAM
Jan. 24, 1923-Jan. 9, 1928
Darling We Miss Thee

Pauline dau. of W.E. & Girtie LATHAM
Born Jan. 1, 1912
Died Mar. 5, 1913
Sleep on sweet babe and take thy rest
God called thee home He thought it best

Our Darling
Nellie May BORDERS
Nov. 17, 1932-Nov. 16, 1934

Come Ye Blessed
In Memory of
W.S. LATHAM
Born Jan. 9, 1829
Died Aug. 1, 1913

At Rest
Melissa C. LATHAM
Feb. 28, 1856-June 25, 1930
A tender mother and a faithful friend.
LATHAM

Gwendoline LATHAM
Oct. 13, 1932-Dec. 22, 1932
Asleep in Jesus

Infant son of Mr. & Mrs. Frank GROVES 1930

Infant son of Mr. & Mrs. Frank GROVES 1923

Infant son of Mr. & Mrs. Frank GROVES 1917

Earnest GROVES 1913-1916

LATHAM
Gertie Oct. 5, 1891-Apr. 13, 1988
Ewing Aug. 29, 1886-Dec. 18, 1966 (fs: Father)

Henry CRAFTON Aug. 11, 1948-Aug. 11, 1948
Our Darling Baby

HALL
Harry Jan. 9, 1890-Mar. 26, 1982
Monie June 14, 1894-May 8, 1942

HALL
Joe G. Oct. 4, 1857-July 11, 1919
Carrie M. Nov. 21, 1870-Apr. 22, 1919 (fs: Mother)
(full body covers with seashells)

Brank HALL Jan. 15, 1914-Feb. 19, 1965
{Brank HALL
Michigan
CPL Btry B 302 BLN BN CAC
World War II
BSM
Jan. 15, 1914-Feb. 19, 1965}

Loyd son of Walter & Eliza CRAFTON
Born Jan. 8, 1918
Died Jan. 21, 1918

Homer SLAUGHTER Feb. 3, 1922

SLAUGHTER
John R. May 7, 1881-Feb. 29, 1964
Vivie V. Mar. 25, 1885-Sept. 29, 1968
Of such is the Kingdom of Heaven

Dorral Lee SLAUGHTER
Nov. 25, 1938-Mar. 10, 1939
Gone to be an angel

SLAUGHTER
Arnold D. Mar. 2, 1909-Dec. 19, 1967
Olgie J. July 17, 1910-Mar. 3, 1992

Oliver Newell McELWAIN (photo cameo)
Mar. 30, 1940-Sept. 29, 1953
God's Little Angel
 
 


Transcribed and copyrighted by Karen Combs, Elaina Kenner, 
Joshua, Jonathan, and Laura Porter

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