West Bowie Cemetery

Transcribed by Vernon and Linda Binger

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Of the 189 noticeable graves, 158 of the graves have stones that are mostly legible. This cemetery is very well kept.

BIUS, William Alford
TXS PVT 165 Depot Brig
Feb 5, 1939

BROOKS, Callie S. (son of J. P. & Lula)
Sep 15, 1833 - Jul 22, 1894

BROWER, Amie
Jun 5, 1885 - May 9, 1969
Dbl/w Chester R.

BROWER, Arlton H.
5 Sgt US Army - WWII - Purple Heart
Jan 2, 1923 - May 27, 2005
Dbl/w Elsie L. (living) - mar. Mar 12, 1949

BROWER, Chester R.
Dec 11, 1880 - Oct 26, 1964
Dbl/w Amie

BROWER, Edith Marie
May 11, 1926 - Nov 18, 1946

BROWER, Hayden Randolph
Apr 30, 1907 - Feb 18, 1982

BROWER, James W.
TSGT US Air Force - Korea/Vietnam
Dec 11, 1929 - Nov 9, 1994
Dbl/w Carroll S. (living) - mar. May 9, 1955

BROWER, Lois Alline
Oct 13, 1909 - Sep 19, 1914
Dbl/w Norman Julian

BROWER, Nellie
Jul 19, 1907 - Jan 29, 1933

BROWER, Norman Julian
May 9, 1905 - Sep 18, 1914
Dbl/w Lois Alline

BROWER, Roy Lee
Jan 4, 1912 - Mar 7, 1916

BROWER, Wanda S.
Jan 25, 1959 - Jan 25, 1959

BROWER, William Elton
Jul 28, 1926 - Jan 28, 1929

BROWN, Elizabeth
Aug 30, 1896 - Jul 13, 1948

BROWN, Thomas M.
Mar 9, 1896 - Jul 18, 1951

BULLARD, L. Jewel (PHILLIPS)
Aug 6, 190? - Oct 24, 197?

BURKETT, A. B. C.
Feb 20, 1905 - Jul 19, 1906

BURKETT, Armittie
1890 - 1943

BURKETT, E. M.
1846 - Feb 16, 1919

BURKETT, Etta
1874 - 1960
Dbl/w Joe A.

BURKETT, Hastin
Sep 12, 1912 - Nov 10, 1973

BURKETT, Hick W.
Mar 21, 1872 - Aug 11, 1948
Dbl/w Martha L.

BURKETT, Homer Lee
F2 US Navy - WWII
Dec 23, 1915 - Jan 21, 1999
Dbl/w Delpha E. (living) - mar. Nov 16, 1936

BURKETT, Joe A.
1876 - 1967
Dbl/w Etta

BURKETT, John C.
Oct 10, 1888 - Jan 28, 1971

BURKETT, Lorena
Jun1, 1874 - Apr 25, 1953

BURKETT, Martha L.
Jul 20, 1884 - Jan 19, 1913
Dbl/w Hick W.

BURKETT, Melvin
Jun 9, 1845 - Feb 6, 1906

BURKETT, W. H.
Feb 15, 1912 - Sep 20, 1912

BYNUM, Kayla D.
May 28, 1995 - May 28, 1995

CALDWELL, Francis M.
Aug 7, 1860 - Jun 24, 1944
Dbl/w Rebecca E. - mar. Sep 7, 1898

CALDWELL, Glen Douglas
Sep 29, 1960 - Aug 13, 1978

CALDWELL, Harley Eugene
PVT US Army - Korea
Apr 7, 1930 - Apr 22, 1984

CALDWELL, Irene
Mar 4, 1907 - Dec 25, 1984
Dbl/w Winfred - mar. Nov 3, 1925

CALDWELL, Rebecca E.
Feb 2, 1879 - Jan 24, 1965
Dbl/w Francis M. - mar. Sep 7, 1898

CALDWELL, Winfred
Aug 15, 1903 - Feb 3, 1985
Dbl/w Irene - mar. Nov 3, 1925

CRAIN, Permellia C.
Feb 19, 1855 - May 6, 1913

CROUCH, Allan Leon
Mar 18, 1945 - Oct 10, 1997
Dbl/w Margaret Ann (living)

CROUCH, Barbara D.
Jan 16, 1970 - Feb 1, 1970

CROUCH, Denzil Jack
Dec 24, 1937 - Jun 29, 1939
Trpl/w Frances and Paul

CROUCH, Frances (SPROWLS)
FEB 21, 1916 - Jun 13, 1999
Trpl/w Denzil and Paul

CROUCH, Ira A.
Mar 25, 1890 - Jun 22, 1939

CROUCH, Larry
Nov 1, 1960 - Jul 10, 1982

CROUCH, Millie Mae
Apr 23, 1895 - Apr 14, 1975

CROUCH, Paul E. Jack
Oct 2, 1915 - Feb 16, 1984
Trpl/w Denzil and Frances

CROUCH, Richard Wyatt
Mar 12, 1928 - Mar 20, 1928

CROUCH, Roger D. Sr.
Aug 28, 1943 - Sep 27, 1988
Dbl/w Mary (living) - mar. May 15, 1970

CROUCH, Ruby (VASHTI)
Aug 10, 1922 - Dec 25 2004

CURRY, Mr.
(no other information)

DEAN, 2 Children of Bob and Lillie
1927 - 1927 and 1929 - 1929

DEAN, Annie J.
1875 - 1940

DEAN, baby
1937 - 1937

DEAN (In memory of infant son of Roland and Mabel DEAN)
Dec 3, 1948

DEAN, Elem Edward
PFC US Army - WWII
Aug 9, 1920 - Apr 27, 1990
Dbl/w Edith I. (living) - mar Jan 6, 1951

DEAN, George Forrest
Sep 18, 1955 - May 16, 1995

DEAN, G. R.
Nov 20, 1888 - Feb 28, 1948

DEAN, Leonard Arlin
Aug 15, 1921 - Dec 19, 1923

DEAN, Lillie May
Jan 3, 1894 - Oct 13, 1978

DRAKE, Edward Jr.
Jan 29, 1943 - Sep 17, 2003

DRAKE, John William
May 30, 1873 - Feb 14, 1956
Dbl/w Maud Ann - mar. Nov 13, 1892

DRAKE, Maude Ann
Jul 21, 1878 - Apr 17, 1973
Dbl/w John William - mar. Nov 13, 1892

DRAKE, Rev. Vallariee
Apr 29, 1923 - Aug 18, 1997
Dbl/w William Edward - mar. Jul 18, 1940

DRAKE, William Edward
US Army - WWII
May 18, 1922 - Feb 26, 1999
Dbl/w Rev. Vallariee - mar. Jul 18, 1940

DUDLEY, J. W. (baby)
Jul 13, 1923 - Jul 18, 1924

DUNCAN, James D.
Apr 8, 1861 - Aug 5, 1945

FITTS, Paul E.
CPL US Army - Korea
Dec 25, 1929 - Nov 8, 1998
Dbl/w Joyce D. (living) - mar. Sep 1956

GILBERT, Mary
Dec 23, 1972 - Dec 23, 1972

GRIFFIS, Cora (SANDS)
Oct 28, 1897 - Aug 25, 1966
Dbl/w Ollie

GRIFFIS, Faye
Mar 24, 1924 - Sep 8, 1997
Dbl/w Rev. J. D. (living) - mar. Aug 24, 1946

GRIFFIS, Kathy Dan
Sep 10, 1948 - Sep 10, 1948

GRIFFIS, Olin
Feb 1918 - July 1918

GRIFFIS, Ollie (Mack)
Mar 10, 1892 - Mar 13, 1930
Dbl/w Cora

HALL, Pansy (DEAN)
May 19, 1922 - Jul 5, 2005
Dbl/w Roy Dee - mar. Jul 2, 1944

HALL, Roy Dee
Feb 18, 1910 - Feb 2, 1980
Dbl/w Pansy - mar. Jul 2, 1944

HALL, Timothy Floyd
Oct 11, 1967 - Nov 15, 1986

HAYS, James D.
Dec 5, 1924 - Mar 29, 1999

JEFFERY, Cled Leon
US Navy - Korea
Jun 16, 1932 - Mar 31, 1994
Dbl/w Wanda M. (living)

JONES, Ida Lee
1892 - 1911

KENNEDY, J. M.
Jan 5, 1880 - Sep 3, 1907

LEGG, Billy M.
Dec 27, 1933 - Mar 11, 1935

LIPE, Donald Wayne
SP4 US Army
Apr 2, 1939 - Feb 7, 2005
Dbl/w Carol Ann (living) - mar. Jun 4, 1960

LIPE, Grace
Feb 14, 1914 - Aug 30, 1995
Dbl/w Gordon (living) - mar. Apr 26, 1934

MABRY, Little Robert (son of ?. S. & E. G.)
Jan 6, 1895 - Dec 31, 1903

MATHIS, Laura C.
Dec 26, 1946 - Apr 6, 1990

Mc GREGOR, Audrain
Feb 29, 1912 - Apr 13, 1993
Dbl/w Omegia (living) - mar. Dec 23, 1934

Mc GREGOR, Eula Mae
Jul 22, 1899 - Jul 14, 1945
Dbl/w George F.

Mc GREGOR, George F.
Jun 12, 1901 - Jul 25, 1959
Dbl/w Eula Mae

Mc GREGOR, John E.
Jan 20, 1891 - Dec 11, 1957

Mc GREGOR, Kenneth E.
Sep 19, 1936 - Mar 14, 1996

Mc GREGOR, Lucy E. (wife of J. E.)
Nov 18, 1890 - Jul 26, 1944

Mc GREGOR, W. Lavell
May 18, 1938 - Jul 1, 1943

Mc GREGOR, Wanda (infant)
Jun 29, 1946

MEDFORD, Bernice Benjamin
Nov 28, 1904 - Jun 29, 1979

MEDFORD, Precilla Ann
Dec 20, 1941 - Dec 23, 1941

MEDFORD, Rubye Ann
Nov 12, 1917 - Sep 22, 1965

MILLIKAN, Bertha K. (ROSSER)
Dec 24, 1917 - Jun 7, 1990

MISSILDINE, Allen Wayne
Jun 22, 1970 - Feb 27, 1973

MISSILDINE, Ina (HESTIL)
Dec 2, 1919 - Jun 9, 1999
Dbl/w James Wilson

MISSILDINE, James Wilson “Jim”
May 25, 1914 - Dec 26, 1987
Dbl/w Ina

MURPHY, Reta Murle (dau of Mr. & Mrs. W. T.)
Jan 23, 1931 - Mar 11, 1931

PAYNE, Billy Crew
Nov 11, 1931 - Feb 14, 1994
Dbl/w Lillie Belle (living) - mar. Aug 6, 1953

PAYNE, D. J.
M2 US Navy - Korea
Aug 24, 1928 - Oct 9, 2001
Dbl/w June E. (living) - mar. Apr 20, 1979

PAYNE, Leo Allie Sr. “Bud”
WT3 US Navy - WWII
Jun 8, 1925 - May 4, 2002

PHILLIPS, Carrie M. “Sissy”
Aug 3, 1934 - Dec 30, 2000
Dbl/w William M. “Speedy” (living)

PHILLIPS, David Bobby
TXS PFC US Army - Vietnam
Jan 26, 1953 - Jun 22, 1973

PHILLIPS, Travis Ray
SP4 US Army - Vietnam
Apr 29, 1955 - Feb 15, 1986
(son of “Speedy” & Carrie)

POOLE, Joe B.
Mar 24, 1942
(no other dates)

RHOADES, Mollie E. (wife of S. S.)
Mar 22, 1840 - Jun 1, 1923

RHOADES, Will
Oct 18, 1870 - Aug 15 1898

RILEY, Harvey Cornelius
PFC US Army - WWII
Apr 10, 1922 - May 24, 2003

ROBISON, Carherine
1871 - 1938

ROBISON, George Dewie
Feb 8, 1900 - Nov 8, 1984

ROBISON, Nat
1850 - 1928

ROBISON, Wanda Jean
Oct 13, 1932 - Jul 18, 1997
Dbl/w Orby (living) - mar Feb 24, 1953

ROSSER, E. R.
Aug 28, 1857 - May 14, 1890

ROSSER, Ernest G.
Mar 27, 1888 - Oct 2, 1979
Trpl/w G. Lottie & Raymond

ROSSER, Eglena
Sep 22, 1893 - Aug 3, 1979
Dbl/w Martie

ROSSER, Frank P.
Mar 15, 1856 - Oct 21, 1946

ROSSER, G. Lottie
Jul 17, 1885 - Apr 3, 1977
Trpl/w Ernest G. and Raymond

ROSSER, Houston
PFC US Army - WWII
Dec 22, 1919 - Feb 4, 1998

ROSSER, Hubert
Oct 3, 1914 - Feb 28, 1992

ROSSER, June
Dec 31, 1873 - Nov 18, 1933

ROSSER, Martie
Dec 12, 1889 - May 4, 1929
Dbl/w Eglena

ROSSER, Sgt. Raymond
“In memory of a son SGT. Raymond ROSSER
May 4, 1918 - Nov 11, 1944
Killed in action in WWII
Buried somewhere in the Philippine Islands.”
Trpl/w Ernest & G. Lottie

RUTLEDGE, Edna M.
Jun 22, 1906 - Mar 4, 1940

SANDS, Thomas F.
Jun 4, 1962 - Sep 29, 1997
Dbl/w Denise M. (living) - mar. Jul 19, 1986

SANFORD, Albert J.
Jan 14, 1868 - Jul 9, 1955

SANFORD, Margie Ann
Dec 9, 1877 - Oct 2, 1970

SEELYE, Charles Brent
Feb 22, 1959 (no other dates)

SEELYE, Louise (GRIFFIS)
Dec 2, 1928 - Jun 26, 2000
Dbl/w Charles W. (living)

STEELYE, Paul Wade
Jan 18, 1954 - Jun 5, 1991

STINSON, John A.
Nov 25, 1927 - Sep 21, 1978

STINSON, M. Laverne
Nov 27, 1937 - Jun 25, 1964

STINSON, Margaret E.
Aug 3, 1898 - Oct 25, 1980
Dbl/w Oliver B.

STINSON, Oliver B.
Mar 10, 1897 - Oct 6, 1974
Dbl/w Margaret E.

STINSON, Ollie M.
Mar 16, 1902 - Jun 14, 1996
Dbl/w Walter A. - mar. Sep 29, 1919

STINSON, Walter A.
Jan 26, 1900 - Mar 28, 1977
Dbl/w Ollie M. - mar Sep 29, 1919

STINSON, William E.
Oct 20, 1934 - Oct 2, 1935

TERRELL, Lucy
Feb 13, 1870 - Dec 16, 1934

TERRELL, William A.
May 27, 1867 - Jun 29, 1929

TUCKER, Beatress
Dec 8, 1917 - Oct 28, 1918

TUCKER, Clarance
Oct 12, 1908 - Nov 22, 1908

TUCKER, J A
1860 - 1961

TUCKER, Mamie
Jan 2, 1917 - Jan 13, 1937

TUCKER, Mrs. Tom
May 22, 1871 - Jan 26, 1924

TUCKER, son of C. N.

TUCKER, Thomas F.
1871 - 1955

TUCKER, W. G.
Apr 26, 1868 - Mar 5, 1945

WATSON, Joseph W.
Aug 7, 1868 - Aug 15, 1904
(Woodsman of the World)

WHITE, Twins
(no other information on stone)

WILLIAMS, C. A.
Oct 22, 1855 - Jan 23, 1932
Dbl/w Manda

WILLIAMS, Callie B.
Dec 20, 1875 - May 3, 1947

WILLIAMS, J. J.
Sep 28, 1880 - May 9, 1932

WILLIAMS, Lillie
Apr 7, 1953 - Sep 13, 1960
(not sure on the years, stone was very worn.)

WILLIAMS, Manda
Mar 5, 1855 - Sep 14, 1932

WILLIAMSON, Donald (D. W. )
Mar 16, 1961 - Oct 29, 1995
Husb of Laurie - Father of Hannah and Hollie