What's Happening in Cemeteries of Texas 2006

Gloria B. Mayfield, Project Manager

2003E  2003W- 2004E - 2004W    2005   

2006 www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/ 

TEXAS LAWS on Burials

Also would like to mention this link for Funeral Homes   http://www.funeralnet.com/

October- November

So busy haven't entered all the changes or new cemeteries

Collin Co: Nevada + photos

Gregg Co:   updated info

Harrison    updated info

Lubbock Co:   adds-Lubbock city

Mitchell Co:   Sept. Updates on most cemeteries

Nolan Co: Updates to Pyron

Parker Co.   updated info

Robertson Co  Petteway Cem

Scurry Co:  Updates to Dunn, Lone Wofl, Ira  Cemeteries

Tarrant Co.  updated info

Upshur Co.  adds to Ore City

Van Zandt Co.  updated info

Wood Co.  updated info


More cemeteries in Bienville Parish LA

Andrews Co:  Andrew City Cem Photo

Collin Co:   Fitzhugh Cemetery, Pecan Grove Sec 13-B,

Comanche Co:  little girl grave

Denton Co:    Smith , Trietsch, Oak Grove

Hansford Co:  Hansford Cemetery

Harrison Co:  Gill Cemetery obit

Hidalgo Co:  Toluca additional information

Hockley Co: update

Hunt Co.   Forest Park corrections and photos.

Lubbock Co:  Update

Lynn Co:  update

Mitchell Co:   Colo City Cem update

Panola Co:  Update to Scott Cemetery

Smith Co. : Liberty Cem (B), Ebenezer Cem (B)

Terry Co.  Update

Upshur Co: Stringer Cem

Winkler Co:    Kermit Cem


Louisiana: working on Vernon Parish, LaSalle Parish-Jena,

Andrews Co: 

Bexar Co:  New Book for Gen Soc

Brown Co:   Salt Creek + Photos

Coleman Co:   Coleman City photos

Collin Co:  Pecan Grove Memorial Cemetery- Map, Pecan Grove- Map, There are 40 sections to this cemetery so will be adding for a while

Comanche Co: Evergreen + Photos, Little Girl Grave + photos

Coryell Co.   Gatesville, Cemetery

Dawson Co:   updates thru Jun 2006

Delta Co:   Pecan Gap Link, Giles Academy  Historical Marker Photo, Simmons Cem

Denton Co:   Bridges Cemetery, Pagetown Cemetery, Oak Grove Sec III updated. Smith Cem. 2006, Bates Cemetery

Ector Co:  Sunset Gardens photos, Ector Co. Cemetery

Erath Co.  Huckabay Cem + Photos

Grimes Co:   Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Ingram Place, Nolan Family Cemetery, St Martinsville, Sand Prairie, Apolonia, Cross CemeteryPhoto.

Hamilton Co:   Carlton + Photos and Honey Creek+photos, Shive photo   Re organized directories

Hidalgo Co:   San Jose Mission

Hockley Co. Levelland  City Cemetery, updates thru Jun 2006

Howard Co: Coahoma + Photos

Hunt Co. Forest Part Sec A-10 + Photos

Jack Do:  Corrections to Cottonwood

Kaufman Co:   Ghost Walk  you really must see.

Limestone Co:  Lost Prairie + photos

Lubbock Co: Lubbock City Cem, updates thru Jun 2006

Gaines Co:  North- South Photos

Gillespie Co:  Stonewall Cem Photos

Martin Co:   Evergreen additional photos, Ackerly photo

McLennan Co>   Unknown cemetery = photos

Midland Co:   Fairview

Mitchell Co:   Colorado City photos, Handley

Montgomery Co:   Baker

Newton Co: Sycamore + Photos

Nolan  Garden of Memories, Sweetwater photos

Rockwall Co:  Boystun Cemetery Photo

Taylor additional to Elmwood + photos

Terry Co:    updates for Terry Co. Cemetery, Brownfield Cem. updates

Upshur Co:   Map for Bunn Cemetery

Wharton Co:  Holy Cross and refreshed cemeteries


Oklahoma  Greer Co. Reed Cemetery


Anderson Co: Fanthorp Cem

Bell Co. Sharp photos some added,

Bowie Co:   Sand Hill Cemetery , Durham Cem, Old Union Cemetery

Brazoria Co:   Columbia Cemetery

Callahan Co:  Taylor additions to Cross Plains Cem, reworked Callahan Co.

Cameron  HM

Coke Co:   Weathers Cemetery

Collin Co:  Orenduff directions + partial, Wilson Chapel, Lair & Highland volunteer, IOOF 5-B  Plus photos, Millwood photos, Orenduff Cemetery

Commanche Co: addition to Union+photo

Dallas More Grove Hill photos

Delta Co:   info coming on Simmons Cemetery

Denton Co:  Furneaux added names

Eastland Co:   Cook Cem directions,

Ellis Co:   Milford. Sevier Cemetery

Gillespie working on Cave Creek....Eckert  Cemetery.... Green wood----Stonewall Cemetery linking photos

Grimes Co:   Added Plaster-Ross, Hopkins Co:  Brashear Cem,

Guadalupe Co:   Seguin courthouse markers

Hale Co:   Abernathy Cemetery updates

Haskell Co: Weinert   + obits

Hidalgo photos for Campacuas

Hockley Co:   updates for Anton  Cemetery

Hopkins Co:   add to Brashear Cemetery

Howard  Co: Coahoma + Photos

Hunt Co. Shady Grove, Westbrook Cemetery corrections,

Jack Co. Winn Cem

Jasper Co.   reformat on Little Hope

Jones  Co:  Stamford Cemetery + Photos

Kaufman Co:   Living History Ghost Walk

Kent   refreshed and updated\

Knox Co. refresh and add to

Llano refreshed and updated, Photos for Honey Creek Cemetery

Lubbock Co.  corr to Ida Iou, corr to Lubbock Cemetery,

Mason Co:    refreshed & updated, added New Pontontic+Photos

Mitchell Co:  Correction to McKenzie & update, Lorraine, Westbrook, Mitchell City and Colorado City updates June 2006

Montgomery Co:   New Bethlehem Cemetery

Panola Co. Mt Zion, Panola Bapt obit

Rains Co.  Woolsey photos

Real Co.    Floral - Leakey

Rockwall Co.  Rockwall Cemetery + Photos

Rusk Co:  Talley obit, Pine Hill correction, Gandy info Overton, adds to Holleman,

San Augustine:   Attoyac Cemetery

Scurry Co:  updates June 2006Lone Wolf Cemetery

Stonewall Co.   refreshed, Update to Hooker Cemetery

Swisher Co;   refreshed

Tom Green:   refreshed

Tyler Co:  Mount Pisgah Cemetery

Victoria Co: Farrer Cemetery

Walker Co:   additions

Wichita Co:   added to

Wilson Co:   Stockdale Cemetery

Wood Co:  Index updated, Mt Pisgah


Angelina Co:  Garden of Memories  ( 12 sections)

Collin Co:  More photos on IOOF sec 4-A, corrections to St Paul Cemetery, correction to Chapman, more photos on IOOF-3, update on Baccus, IOOF 4-B,

Denton- Additions to Wilson, update on Oak Grove,

Ellis Co:   Bee Creek Cemetery, Milford coming. Telico Cemetery,

Erath Co:  corrections on Old Dublin

Falls Co:  Woodland

Fort Bend Co:   Arcola-Fresno Cemetery

Franklin Co:  Furguay


Hunt:   additions to Hart

Jackson Co. Memory Gardens

Leon Co: update information

Llano Co:   Sandy Mountain

Lynn Co:   Tahoka and other updates, Draw Cem updates

Haskell Co:  Weinert Cem + Obits

Hidalgo Co:   San Jose Cemetery (Mission), Laurel Hill, Mercedes Baptist Cemetery

Marion Co"  addition to Smithland

Mason Co:  updates

Mitchell Co:   Colorado Cemetery updates, Apr updates

Panola Co:    Update on Furrh Cemetery, Update on Gary Cemetery, Obit on Waldrop

Rockwall Co;   New directions on Rockwall Cemetery

Rusk Co:   Talley Cemetery-Homecoming for Millville, adding name for Dansby, obit and HM - Pine Hill Meth, add to Foster Cem,

San Saba:  Deer Creek obit

Shelby Co:   added Brooks Book.

Tarrant Co:  additions to Laurel Land Memorial Park

Taylor Co.   Weinert Cemetery + obits

Terry Co:   Terry Co. Memorial Dec 2005 updates, Terry Co. Cem updates

Wilson Co:  Polley Cem directions


Bell Co:   bios added to Bellwood Memorial

Cass Co:   12 new cemeteries add, Bear Creek, Edar Grove, County Line, Friendship, Griffis, Harris Chapel, Hickory Hill, Hopewell Baptist, Prewitt's Lake, Rankin, Turkey Creek, Union Hill Cemetery

Coke Co:  Robert Lee Cemetery,  Weathers Cem-Bios-photos

Cockran Co:   Whiteface updates

Collins Co. IOOF 1-A,  3-A, 3-B, Pleasant Hill transcription coming, Abston Cemetery 2006,

Dallas Co:   Calvary Hill + photos  refreshed

Fannin Co:   Belmont + photos

Guadalupe Co:   updates and photos to Concrete

Hale Co:  IOOF updates Dec 2005

Hill Co.   Dodson Cemetery

Hockley Co:  Ropesville, Smyer, Strip,  updates Dec 2005

Hunt Co:   More photos and transcription on Forest Park section A   and C Row 6 & 7,

Johnson Co:   Surname info

Lamb Co:    Amherst

Lamar Co:    Providence Cemetery complete photos

Mitchell Co  Loraine Cem 2006-  Mitchell Co 2006  Colorado City Cemetery  Updates

Nolan Co:  Double Heart 2006-

Panola Co: corr on Langley

Rains Co:   More photos for Pilgrim Cem

Rusk Co.  Simon  (B), Tipps (B) , Dansby (B), Blanton(B), Sirls (B), photo for Overton A-J, Overton info

Scurry  Dunn 2006


Louisiana:   Lincoln Parish, Bienville Parish,

Angelina Co:  Old Union, Treadwell, Traweek, Townsend, Strangers Rest, Old Union, Monastery of the Infant Jesus Cemetery, McNeil, Mckindree, McCarty, McCall , Keltys, John Dollarhide, Treadwell aka Salem, Weaver,  Winfred Berry Cem, Belote- Spivey, Bowen, Cameron, Crain, Dunk Havard, Durham Cemetery, Ewing, Emporia, Freeman, Gilbert. Graham Cemetery, Herrington, Hoshaw, Johnson, Manning, Mc Bride, Refro, Ozias, Page, Poskey, Prairie Grove, Shawnee Creek Cemetery and others that I have missed naming.   Clark Family, Concord, Frank Boykin Cemetery, Hensarlling, Jonesville, LaRue, Marshall- Parker, Mott-Hopson, Narroway Cemetery, New Prospect,, Sinclair, Smith, Speir Temple Family, Crocker Grave, Hans Cemetery, Sims- Rocky Hill,

Briscoe Co:   Resthaven

Collins Co:    Bowman photos added, Glass Cemetery IOOF cemetery 352 photos to IOOFsec 1-B, Glass Cemetery + Photos

Denton Co:    Krum Jackson Cemetery Update

Erath Co: Old Dublin Memorial Cemetery

Fisher Co:   Afton Cemetery

Galveston Co:    Evergreen have added photos

Guadalupe Co:  Crayton Cem + photos

Haskell Co:  Weinert Cem + obit

Hidalgo Co.   Donna City Cemetery, Magic Valley Memorial Gardens, Palm Valley Memorial Gardens( from Obits), Valley Memorial, Hidalgo City Cem

Hockley Co:   Anton, Levelland, Sundown, Hockley Co  Cemetery,

Hunt Co"   Photos for IOOF 1-A, !-B, 1-A

Llano Co:   Harlow - Chew, 

Mason Co:    Lower Willow Creek Cemetery

Mitchell Co:   updates to Colorado City Cemetery

Montgomery Co: China Grove

Panola Co:    Additional obits additional photos Adams Cemetery, 

Real Co:   Leakey-Floral Cemetery photos

Rusk Co:   Strong Black  updated, reformated Crow

San Augustine Co: Wood Snell Cemetery

Stonewall Co:    Old Glory Updates 3-2006

Tarrant Co:  volunteer for Sharron Hill

Williamson Co:   Collins- Thopson

Wilson Co:   Immanuel Lutheran  updates


Angelina Co:   Allen,Allen Family  Barron, Brazil, Brown, Burrous, Chambers, Cochran, Carrell, Cassells, Dunkin,  Dunn, Fairchild, Fairview, Hawkins , and IOOF section , Ivy Cemetery, Windred Berry, Weaver, 

Bastrop Co.   Ridgeway Cem additions

Bell Co: Ft Hood

Carson Co:  Liberty Cemetery + photos and all Carson Co reformated, Photos coming for Panhandle Cemetery.  Groom & St Mary's All Cemeteries online..............

Cass Co: Huffiness Partial + Photo

Cherokee Co: Got photos linked for Oakland Cemetery ,photo for Old Palestine

Collin Co:  Nevada Cemetery, IOOF Cemetery Row 2 photos,

Denton Co:  Oakwood Cemetery  online

Ellis Co: 

Fannin Co. Philadelphia Cemetery additions

Foard Co;  Banister Cemetery

Galveston Co: Old City Cemetery directions and location corrected. Sexton's Office photos

Gillespie Co. refreshed. 

Hansford Co:   Hansford Cemetery update(2006)

Harris Co:   Huffman Cemetery

Harrison Co:  Garden of Inspiration, Garden of Nobility, Garden Of Urn, Garden of Lake Estates, Garden of Memorial all Colonial Gardens finished. Old Border Cemetery (B)

Hildago Co:   Hillcrest Cem information, Hargill Cem, San Juan Cemetery, St Joseph Cemetery,  La Joya Cemetery, Immanuel Lutheran, Val Verde Memorial Gardens

Hood CO; Rock Church Cemetery

Hunt Co: adds to Bigham Cem,  Cem added to index

Jack Co:  Antelope Cemetery

Jim Hogg Co:   Need listing.................

Johnson Co: more photos on Cleburne Cemetery

Lamar Co. Providence Cemetery + Photos working on

Lubbock CO:  Englewood Cemetery updated

McLennan Co:   Oakwood partial + photo

Mitchell Co:  Spade Cemetery and all Mitchell Cem reformated

Panola Co:  Shady Grove Black #2  cemetery

Pecos CO:  East Hill update and photos

Robertson Co:   Heards Prairie-(Petteway-Post Oak) Cemetery

Rusk Co:  Lakewood photo, Crim photo, photos for Overton Cem,, Peatown, Pleasant Hill photos, Maple Grove, corrections to Davis Cem, Mt Zion Cemetery 

San Saba Co:    Harmony Ridge

Shelby Co:  Joaquin +photos,  William W. Bates Reunion,

Smith Co. Rose hill -photo

Tyler Co:   Franks Branch Cemetery


More Vernon Parish LA Cemeteries

Bexar Co:  Book information

Bowie Co  Updated links

Brazoria Co:  Manvel Cem +photos

Cherokee Co:  Oakland Bapt+phosos coming

Collin Co:   Abston Cemetery finished,

Collinsworth Co: Obit for Memorial Gardens

Coke Co:   update on Fairview and some photos. working on Robert Lee Cem.

Denton Co:  Wilson Cemetery +photos, McCurley,  Oakwood Cemetery, Fureaux Cem + Photos

Eastland Co:   link to GenWeb site.  

Erath Co : Wright Family Cemetery+ photos

Foard Co:    The Crowell Chamber of Commerce web site is www.crowelltex.com,  Thalia, volunteers listed, Margaret Cemetery, Black Cemetery, Foard City Cemetery

Hamilton Co:   refreshed site.

Hardin Co.   Hooks Cemetery

Harrison Co:    Colonial Gardens Cemetery (Partial), Updated links, New Colonial Gardens, Garden of Peace, Garden of Eternal Life, Garden of Grace,

Haskell Co:   Updated Sagerton

Henderson Co:  Fincastle Cem

Hidalgo Co:   Gluck-Martin Cemetery, Ojo de Agua (Sp. natural spring), SANTA ANA WILDLIFE REFUGE CEMETERY, Jackson Ranch Church Cemetery, Garden of Angels

Hockley Co:   Whitharrel Cemetery updates

Hopkins Co:   Miller Grove-Renshaw photos, Link on the Sunny Point Cemetery, Pine Forest Cemetery+ Maps,

Houston Co:   Correction on Evergreen

Hunt Co:    Forest Park DA + Photos, "Boot Hill", DAB finished, C-1 finished, Row 5& 6 working on  Photos Rabb Cemetery (B)  finished, photos for Nicholson Cemetery, Photos for C-7, C-8, (Forest Park-Sec G, Sec H) (I) (J) (G)

Gregg Co  Updated links

Jasper Co:   refreshed and add Zion Hill (P) + photos

Karnes Co:  Alta Loma Cemetery- Adrian Trevino bios

Kaufman Co. Highland Memorial park photo

Lee Co:  updated Prospect   reformated others

Lubbock Co" Update to 2005 for Lubbock City Cem and Rabb Cem. Unknown Burials from Obits, Updates for Resthaven Memorial Park,   add to Known Deaths, Peaceful Gardens update

Milam Co:   Browns-Rose Garden Cem

Mitchell Co:  Loraine, McKenzie, Mitchell Co., Spade, Westbrook, Dunn  2005  updates on all

Montague Co:   Eagle Point

Morris Co:   refreshed and added  Brown Cemetery , Barrier, Bellheaven, Center Vine Cem, 

Motley Co:  Refresh and add to Roaring Springs Cem

Navarro Co:  refreshed and added info on Ward.

Nolan Co:   Maryneal Cemetery,  Sweetwater Cem obit info, 

Panola Co: or DeSota Parish LA"  Reformat:  Mares, Logansport, O. E. Price, Pyle Cem, Reeves and Smith Cemetery, Corrections to Antioch Cemetery, Anderson Cem photos, Horn, Adams(reformat)

Rains Co:   photos for Hooker Ridge(Hooker) Cem, corr to Pilgrim West

Rusk Co:   New Black Cemetery- Gray Family, corr on Harmony Hill, Bridges, Craig, Obit for Holleman, add to Laneville Cem

Stephens Co:  Macedonia + Photos

Stonewall Co"  Old Glory Cemetery and updated others.

Taylor Co:   Drummond Cemetery at last,

Upshur Co  Updated links