Prentiss Cemetery (AKA Polk Cemetery)
(Partial)
Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi

This cemetery is located by Prentiss High School off Hwy 42 in Prentiss, MS.

Submitted by Pamela Dyess Mann on March 27, 2001.

Name Birth Date Death Date Other Information
Robert G. Anderson 11/27/1890 5/21/1958
Amanda Lena Anderson 12/7/1900 3/8/1996
Van Buren Baker   10-2-1869 3-15-1951
Molly Bass Baker 9-29-1875 7-9-1931
Infant Son Baker 4-8-1913
Infant Dau. Baker 3-23-1915
Baby Baker 1917 1917
J. E. Banks 1862 1914
Hope Bass 11-10-1876 6-12-1877 s/o John & M. J. Bass
F. A. Bass 2-23-1885 3-27-1888 d/o John & M. J. Bass
H. L. Bass 4-13-1889 10-19-1889 s/o John & M. J. Bass
Joseph Whitstin Bass 3-20-1855 1-28-1940
Frances Emily Bass 11-24-1855 6-5-1932
Ira Edward Bass 2-25-1883 1955
Mary Jane Bass 12-2-1848 6-14-1918 w/o John Bass
John Bass 10-21-1846 6-8-1916
Annie E. Beall 12-14-1885 4-14-1962
James Edgar Beets  10-30-1887 8-27-1918
Lou Edna Berry 6-13-1908 1-27-1909 R. R. & Laura Berry
George Wayne Berry, Sr. 8-26-1934 9-20-1986
George W. Berry 2/2/1898 10/4/1963
Irene P. Berry No Dates No dates
Carl Eugene Burkett 1902 1957
Clara Polk Burkett   1877 1953
James Houst Burkett 1-6-1873 11-14-1917
Frances L. Burrow   1-5-1863 11-14-1910 Wife of Jeff Burrow
Jeff Burrow 1-23-1861 11-26-1941
Aletha Mae Cavanaugh 4-8-1895 10-22-1921
Clyde Ellis Clark 7-26-1948 10-14-1948
Elizabeth L. Clark 5-12-1913 7-14-1969 DAR
B. C. Clark 6-10-1912
Asenith Cole 2-9-1860 11-11-1908
Mary Polk Cole 2/14/1914 3/1/1999 Double Marker: Cole
Harmon A. Cole 10/28/1905 8/15/1906 s/o W A & Ada Cole 
??, Cole   1-??-182? 9- ??-19?? 
Emmaleck Cole 11-10-1822 1-15-1894 w/o A. B. Cole 
Mathias W Cole Dec ? 1853 ?? s/o of A B & E Cole
Thomas Sebron Dale 12-25-1906 10-17-1913
Dixie Moore Dale 4-24-1894 2-29-1920 w/o Paul Dale
Infant Son Dale 4-4-1922 s/o Paul & Bess Dale
Bernice Polk Davis 5-30-1919 Mother
Harold Jacob Davis 11/1/1932 6/30/1934 Gone To Be An Angel
Bobby Terrell Davis, Sr. 10-16-1934 8-16-1969
M. Manza Davis 5-1-1898 10-5-1972
Dezzie Lee Davis 8-27-1903 7-12-1993
Robert Ray Davis, Sr. 4-30-1926 4-25-1980
Herman Leslie Dungan 7/25/1920 7/7/1990
Mary Edith Polk Dungan 5/12/1923 10/13/1990
Allene Polk Englebert 7-24-1909 12-19-1959
Sybil Lynn Forbes 12-5-1?36 7-2-1955
Minnie W. Fortenberry 3-17-1887 5-11-1958
R. Zerbe Fortenberry 4-12-1899 3-4-1979
Augusta P. Fortenberry 8-10-1903
William W. Gray 1890 1958
Clara Luper Gray 1894 1947
Frank Webb Gunn 1-25-1910 10-2-1934
James F. Hartzog 10-17-1875 11-23-1942
Bertha B. Hartzog 8-23-1880 5-16-1960
Inez DeLopaz Hartzog 1906 1944
Hackley Hemeter 1913 1938
Jac Hils 1878 1935
Anna Sue Williams Hortman 11-10-1928 5-15-1996
Ellison E. Lovell 11-13-1890 11-18-1960
Ruby Burkett Lovell 9-23-1898 2-12-1942 w/o E. E. Lovell
Infant Daughter Luper 9-13-1940 d/o Hazel Rush & C. A. Luper
Clarence A. Luper  4-11-1974?
Hazel R. Luper Oct ?
Ina B. Luper 6-17-1886 7-29-1969
Clyde E. Luper 12-11-1885 11-26-1972
Carrie Luper 1881 1953
Charlie W. Luper 11-8-1893 11-2-1947
Melysse G. Luper 11-4-1886 6-3-1965
O. Clifton Luper 10-3-1882 12-6-1947
Lola Luper 1-22-1890 10-4-1987
George Ellis Luper 2-19-1895 8-25-1937
Eula Mae Tisdale Luper 9-9-1910 4-16-1895
Katherine Quinn Luper 4-29-1924 5-3-1959
William Vester Magee 6-2-1879 1-2-1958
Van Buren Magee 1-7-1876 7-3-1947
Zeb Magee 5-14-1879 2-23-1947
Julia Maud Magee 10-1-1914 5-23-1953
Louis McNair Magee, M. D. 1903 1965
Esther Quinn Magee 1907 1980
Samuel T. Mathison 7-10-1878 2-18-1969
Lillah Sutton Mathison 7-7-1894 11-16-1971
Ina McNair Mathison 1882 1959
Katie Jones Maxwell 1-12-1844 11-8-1924
Carrie S. McCollum 1859 1928
Hugh C. McCollum 1860 1946
Fannie Parker 10-8-1883 11-27-1958
Lester G. Parker 12-30-1877 12-10-1964
Dr. J. J. Parker 1-21-1844 11-3-1925
Eliza Amanda Hartzog Parker 3-25-1847 6-?-1902 Wife of Dr. J. J. Parker
Huling A. Parker 10-9-1890 8-18-1923
Vardaman Polk 6-26-1907 7-28-1982
Lois Bass Polk 9-22-1912 1-30-1942
Isaac Polk 4-8-1780 10-2-1850
Sarah Polk 7-17-1785 5-25-1853
Stanley J. Polk 12-26-1909 4-28-1966
Louise Polk   9-19-1917 1-22-1992?
Andrew Wilkin Polk 11-27-1914 4-8-1987 Father
Annie Lee Polk   3-20-1865 10-25-1936 w/o Ike
Ike Polk 10-10-1857 3-4-1927 Age 67 years
Clara Polk 1-7-1874 9-6-1908? d/o Ike & Annie
Jakcob Polk 3-6-1882 11-27-1932
Nettie Polk 12-15-1871 4-3-1945
Cordia Angelina Polk 2-9-1906 7-12-1934
Quinn Polk 3-17-1908 8-26-1971
Mala Jones Polk   1-20-1921
Alice V. Polk 8-16-1907 6-10-1997
Camille Polk 5-1-1897 10-21-1993
Sim Norman Polk   10-27-1892 12-23-1971
Reno Polk 11-12-1912 11-14-1914
Infant Son Polk s/o Mr. & Mrs. Jule W. Polk
Infant Daughter Polk  s/o Mr. & Mrs. Jule W. Polk
Knox Polk   1903 1977
Juanita B. Polk   1929 2000
Herbert Olson Polk 8-21-1916 9-22-1962 Miss S Sgt 8 USA Missile Det WWII Korea
Hilda Rae Polk   6-19-1914 8-1-1941
Knute Rockne Polk 8-15-1932 9-25-1933
Isaac Knox Polk 4-6-1927 3-1-1933
Hildridge B. Polk 7-22-1896 3-17-1977
Oscar Ray Polk 10-25-1888 10-2-1959
Bud Polk 1876 1930
Mollie Polk 1879 1973
Annie Eva Polk 1907 1930
Gerald Wilson Polk 1912 1940
Marvin C. Polk 11-9-1906 9-19-1992
Ozella S. Polk 3-7-1912 4-9-1975
Ellen Marvine Polk 1942 1947
Patricia Ann Polk 1933 1934
Beulah Polk   5-14-1892 5-25-1929 w/o Forrest J. Polk
Forrest J. Polk 5-5-1883 12-11-1936
Mittie B. Polk 4-15-1892 8-1-1965 w/o Forrest J. Polk
David H. Polk 12-29-1943 12-25-1997 "Pal"
J. Jones Polk 1-18-1895 9-28-1952
Marguerite Polk 9-27-1921 6-26-1923
Whiten C. Polk 11-25-1883 11-30-1902 s/o E. I. & S. A. Polk
Azzie Polk 2-7-1889 2?-4-1903 d/o E. I. & S. A. Polk
Mrs. E. L. Polk 7-16-1858 3-4-1946
Mrs. A. H. Polk 1879 1942
Cora M. Polk   12-31-1871 11-20-1948
Leon Polk   10-29-1869 9-6-1953
John Polk   12-20-1802 4-22-1814
Maxie Polk  1920 1921
Harold D. Polk  1923 1924
Lillian Polk  1922 1924
Asenith Lowe Polk 5-26-1833 ??-??-1903 w/o A W Polk
A W Polk 1-19-1864 Aged 84 years
Mildred Delilah Polk 3-27-1907 9-?-1907 d/o Mrs and Mrs. S. S. Polk
Infant daughter Polk 9-24-1874 4-15-1885 d/o J D and Mollie F. Polk 
Robert H. Polk  4-26-1893 8-24-1910 s/o J D and Mollie F. Polk
Edward D. Polk  10/23/1931 9/13/1985
Infant Polk 3/18/1893 d/o Leon & Cora Polk
Guysell H. Polk  10/24/1911 1/16/1989
Lillian B Polk  11/7/1909  no death date
Herman C. Polk  6/1/1913 5/7/1968
Pauline Polk  6/29/1918 7/7/1948
In memory of Luna Bell Polk  7/29/1891 1/25/1892 d/o Jake & N E Polk 
May Polk 9/11/1895 1/11/1896 d/o Jacob & Nettie Polk 
Reese E. Polk 1-12-1913 6-3-1980
Idella K. Polk 9-30-1916 3-14-1999
Hance B. Polk 10-8-1895 4-4-1973
Eva L. Polk 12-16-1904 1-1-1977
Fred R. Polk 3-2-1888 12-18-1967
Bettie Gray Polk 9-25-1888 8-18-1948
Harris Polk 1921 1939
Hershel Polk 9-1-1928 12-7-1992
Agnes W. Polk 12-7-1931
Virgie Mobley Polk 10-10-1898 7-18-1989
Andrew H. Polk 4-11-1886 5-15-1959
Irene Virgie Polk 7-24-1909 4-19-1972
Myrta R. Polk 2/25/1912 no death date
Milton A. Polk 10/24/1909 12/15/1977
Sheldon S. Polk 12-9-1881 6-17-1953
Leona W. Polk 3-21-1883 11-28-1954
E. L. Polk 5-5-1852 1-5-1914
Jule W. Polk 1873 1961 Father
Minnie B. Polk 1881 1948 Mother
Oscar Ray Polk 12-16-1949 4-23-1994
Brooks H. Polk 7/2/19?? 10/22/????
Irene Dale Polk 10/22/1905 7/19/1983
Beulah Bell Polk 5-14-1892 5-25-1929
Ogden Polk 11-9-1907 5-13-1985
Carl Wilkin Polk 10-15-1909
Amanda Lee Polk 4-18-1913 7-2-1955
Martha Lee Polk 1-3-1943 3-30-1958
T. Dewey Polk 1905 1975
L. Jewell Polk 1914 1996
Mann Dewey Polk 9-13-1941 8-3-1988
Oscar G. Polk 1-16-1918 2-6-1976 Father
Maggie Polk 1-13-1919 no death date  Mother
Mollie F. Polk 10-25-1857 10-4-1936
Unknown (Polk)
John D. Polk 6-10-1849 12-20-1932
Simon Polk 4-12-1810 10-28-1885 Father
Sintilla Polk 4-16-1814 4-10-1889 Mother
Infant Son Polk No Date No Date s/o Leon & Cora
Pat Polk 1940 1941
Paul Polk 1940 1941
Banks P. Polk  3-5-1906 11-19-1944 Father He was the sunshine of our home
Sabra D. Polk 3-4-1904 5-22-1988 Mother She was the sunshine of our home
Hettie Lou Polk 6-3-1932 6-15-1933
??, Polk  6-5-1901 6-5-1901
Natalie Amy H. Polk 4-12-1965 4-9-1986
Conlie R. Quinn  2-8-1898 7-25-1958
Rebecca B. Quinn  7-16-1900 2-15-1994
Merle A. Riley 3-22-1916 8-8-1998
Lela Mae Ross 8-22-1888 6-20-1926
Hurston E. Rushing 4-6-1904 5-9-1962
Mattie P. Rushing 8-16-1906 1-19-1996
D. G. Smith 3-30-1846 1-9-1918
Frances Polk
Smith 
12/4/1915 ?/?/1995 Age 79 years
Eula Mae Bridges W. Stewart 5-29-1907 10-27-1976 Onward to Thy Glory - Our Loved One
Nolan Stewart 12-24-1913 4-7-1974 Absent Here But Present With the Lord
Calhoun C. Strickland 1/10/1895 2/12/1935 South Carolina Cook US Army
C. V. Sutton 1875 1965
Ina M. Sutton 1885 1947
Vernon L. Terrell, Sr. 1889 1952
Alberta S. Terrell 1905 1946
Grover C. Terrell, M. D. 7-17-1884 9-26-1941
Margie Duke Terrell 5-5-1892 2-19-1968
Lillie Polk Thurman 1896 1958
Walter A. Thurman 1884 1955
Isabelle Polk Thurman 4-13-1867 11-26-1956
Leon Tyrone 1866 1947
Nannie W. Tyrone 1874 1961
Ned Riley Tyrone 8-14-1888 1-23-1938
Clara Farrar Tyrone 9-23-1889 10-27-1974
W. R. "Josh" Tyrone 8-1-1919 6-11-1969
Leland H. Tyrone 1-12-1894 12-30-1964
Rose B. Tyrone 9-12-1888 4-21-1968
Mary Anne Tyrone 12-12?1922 12-13-1922 d/o Leland & Rose Tyrone
Daniel Walker Co I, 7 Miss Inf CSA
Infant Walker ?? 1884 ?? of ? W & Annie Walker
???on, Walker 11-18-1892 ??-12/1894? s/o ?? & Annie Walker
Luther Nesby Ward 2-3-1876 6-5-1943
Cynthia Rene Ward 3-16-1876? 5-21-1953?
Theo. Weathersby 12-11-1878 10-22-1932
Onas? Wayne Weathersby 6-26-1926 10-2-1930
Janie Tyrone Williams 11-7-1897 5-8-1937 w/o L. M. Williams
Hiram Williams   4-15-1919 Only date
Irene Williams  12-8-1963 Only date 
Adam G. Williams 7-26-1868 9-12-1952
A. G. Williams, II 1-31-1927 12-17-1972
Annie Mathison Williams 1-5-1869 6-9-1942 w/o A. G.
John H. Williams II 8-7-1897 11-17-1942
Louis M. Williams 10-27-1895 8-10-1958
Harry R. Williams 5-2-1894 5-13-1953 MS SK1 USNRF WWI
Sarah Williams 3-2-1839 10-23-1912 w/o John H. Williams And the spirit returneth to God who gave it
John H. Williams  4-11-1835 7-5-1909 Father into they hands commend my spirit
Mary Lena Williams 6-24-1906 7-8-1984
James P. Williams 11-20-1901 4-7-1947
Leffie H. Williamson 3-20-1880 12-19-1946

 

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