FOUR MILE BRANCH BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Fort Gibson, Muskogee County, Oklahoma

Submitted by Preston Washington


Located four miles east of Fort Gibson, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, and one mile north of Highway 62 on 4 Mile Stop Road. Fenced, unlock and maintained. First road north of church 1/4 mile. The church was founded in October 1867. By Cherokee and Creek Freedmen.

Oval shaped road way. Section 1 is west of road, section 2 is north of road, section 3 is east of road, section 4 is south of road, and the center section is inside the roadway.

Inventoried on October 5, 2001 and May 17, 2002, by Lillian (Breshers) Black, Pearl (Breshers) Hubbard, Hazel (Mason) Nicholson, Danny Sallis, Ruben Sallis, Viola (Mayfield) Sallis, Malik Washington, Preston Washington, Rosylin Washington, and Willie Bea (Breshers) Willis. Over 100 unmarked graves.

Corner stone info Hereves.



SECTION ONE-WEST OF ROADWAY

Dennis Adams
10/2/1906
19Y 7M 28D

Lucky Alberty
12/16/1940

Dave Ball

Cornelius Carter
Born 1898
Died 5/6/1938

Francie Carter
1900-1923(?)


Sarlie Rob Childres(?)
6-22-03
4-4-84

R. Bee Flag, Jr.
Baby 1959

Emily Humphrey
Died Oct. 8. 1913
Age 98

Martha Kronz(?)

Cherry Landrum

Ethel Mac(h)(k)
5/24/1900     7/23/1942

Berry  Mayes
Born 1830
11/10/1883

Joish Mayes
Died 1/26/41

Elmer McNack
4/4/1915
10/7/75

Lewis McNack Sr.
1872-1941

Joseph Ross(?)
Died Oct. 12, 1893

Sara Sallis

Rosie Vann
3/7/1896
10/13/1946


SECTION 2-NORTH OF ROADWAY

Callie Bean
Dec. 12, 1885
June 21, 1979

Martha Ford
January 9, ??
??-??-??

Son
William H. Ford
July 26, 65

Mother
Nona Martin
May 20 May 11
1881      1971

Carrie McIntosh
Dec 22, 1889
Sept 26, 1962

Willie McIntosh Sr.
Feb 12, 1889
Nov 5, 1961

Lizzie Oliver
12/25 1892
Jun(?) 12 1960

Grand Father
George Pettit
Sept 10 1810

Son
Sam Pettit
1871-1956

Grand Daughter
Daug. Of Geo & Annie
Della Ford Reece
Sept 8, 1912-Apr 8, 1949
The Lord is My Shepherd

B J Simpson
Born 7-10-1956

Dollie Thompson
Jan 3 1870
April 3 1946

Alberta Vann
1907-1963

Mother
Betsy Vann
1892-1950


SECTION 3-EAST OF ROADWAY

Florence Dennis
2-25-1889
11-291978

Bessie Mae Gordon
B. 9-15-1925
D. 9-17-1990

Saphornia Graham
11-6-1904
5-1-1989
(AKA Little Sister)

Lila Lockett
10-2-1895
2-22-1982

Willie Dean Mayfield
3-5-1955
6/25/1985

McNac
AgnesEdgar
7-3-061/31/1903
2-18-197811/27/1985

Herman McNac, Sr.
B. 5-25-1932
D. 12-11-1978

Hillard Nero
9-18-1904
1-29-1994

Elizabeth Simpson

Frances Simpson
7-15-1945

Loretta Simpson
4/20/1979
9/5/1985

W. T.(J)? Simpson
B 3/25/1936
D 4/16/1983

Martha Vann
9/27/1974
5/4/2002

Willie Vann
5/31/1949
10/26/1984

SECTION FOUR-SOUTH OF ROADWAY

Stanley B. Alexander, Jr.
Dec 8, 1981
July 18, 1997

Mom
Lorene Ophela Ball
Apr. 10, 1933
Apr. 23, 1998

Dave Blue Sr.
6/10/05    9/16/1982

Elnita Blue
3/27/1957

Elnora Blue
2/28/08    5/27/37

Leroy Blue
6/14/67

David Uriel Brown
Born 1962
Died 2002

Josie (Grimwell) Cower
Jan 31, 1897
8/18/1989

William T. Gaines
March 10 1910
Jan 4, 1985

Mary Lou Green
6/5/1875
11/5/1986

Clarence Edward Grimmett
US Army Vietnam
Feb 27, 1955     Jun 6, 1998

John W. Grimmett
3/31/1924   11/6/1987

Richard J. Grimmett
9/17/1922   6/13/1987

Mary Mayes
US Army
Dec 18, 1892
Feb 15, 1999 (106)

Henry Mayfield
4/23/1912
1/16/1968

Laura Mayfield
5/31/05    1/22/85

Elmer McNack
4/4/1915
10/7/75

Jessie McNack
11/11/1893
12/8/79

Kizzie McNack
10/16 1883
10/15/1973

Wallace McNack, Sr.
3/29/1883
9/21/1968

Charley Nevins
3/11/82    4/22/79

Mamie Nivens
7/18/1897
9/28/1988

Cookie
John E. Pettit
Nov 24, 1951   Jul 18, 1997

Cliffton Ridgeway
4/4/1922-3/27/1975

Roy Gene Riggs
12-13-1961
3-31-2000

Bertha Beatrice Sallis
8/23/1903
11/5/1986

Verlean C. Sallis
4/7/1913
8/24/1979

Wm Jake Sallis
7/28/1901
3/6/1968

Jesse Simpson
Age 67

Johnnie Simpson
Feb. 22, 1933-Oct. 28, 1996

William Charles Wytch
4/20/1948-11/9/2001


CENTER SECTION-INSIDE THE ROADWAY

A. L. (bBelieved to be: Abraham Lincoln Nero)
12-14-96

A. S.

Acesa
Jan 9, 1922
???? 1, 1960

Emit Ball
July 5, 1896
May 13, 1984

Idella Ball
Dec. 10, 1896
July 19, 1996

C B
Feb. 2    09

Crosby Bean
1802-1908

Mother
Edith Bean
Nov. 29, 1870
May 22, 1955
Asleep in Jesus

Johnson
Andy
Bean
Born      Died
Aug 4, 1876    July 23, 1947
He Was Here But Now
He Is Gone-His Whereabouts
To Us Unknown
Rest________

Oct the 10 1905 Tedie Bean Died

Walter Bean
May 10, 1878
Aug 13, 1952

Martha
Wife of
David Bell
B. 1-15-1844
D. 8-15-1882

Allina Blackmon
Born 1884
Died 1968

Amanda Blassingame
Oct 6, 1878-Jan 9, 1957

Baby Earl Brown

Bobby Brown

Eugene Brown
U S Army
1941-1987

Jessie Brown
8-29-1895   8-25-1986

Angeline Carter
Feb. 22, 1880

Buck Brady Carter
Born Dec 22, 1929
Aug 1952

Joe Carter
1873-1958

Mother
Emma Clemons
Dec 10, 1879-Apr. 22, 1958

Ida Balls
Coleman
Aug 6, 1910
Oct 3, 1952

Rev Walter Evans (E.V.)Ellar Mae
Apr 6, 1888Mar 6, 1906
Dec 3, 1992
Dev. Hus. & Lov. FatherDev. Wife & Lov. Mother

Pearline Finch
Born July 4, 1850
Died Mar 22, 1970

Mother
Annie P. Ford
Oct 17, 1890
Apr 2, 1961
Mother of
Ethel-Lula-Geo. Jr.-Willis-Della
The Lord Is My Shepherd

Daddy
George V. Ford
Mar 27, 1886-Mar 24, 1974
Daddy of Ethel-Lulu-Geo.Jr-Willis-Della
Sis-In-Law
Tishie Nivens
Dec 17, 1886-Mar 1972
The Lord Is My Shepherd

Moms MotherDads Mother
Phyllis T. PetitWillis FordMartha Vann
B DB DB D
186019401917 19361848 1927
Grand Children   Ford   Babies
Zella-John-Jessie-Floyd

Ginney
Glendina Gaines
May 22, 1922   Jan 24, 1996
Wife, Mother, Grandma
Psalm 23

Harold Graham
June 25, 1912
Apr 28, 1970

Alma J. Grimmett
Born Apr 5, 1875
Died Oct 24, 1892
Aged 22 Yrs 6 Ms 19 Ds
She died as she lived a Christian

Mary Grimmett
Born Jan 17, 1874-Jan 10, 1954

Phillip Grimmett
U. S. Army
WW II

G. W.
Died Dec 30, 1932

Beatrice Houston
2-20-14
12-2-79

M. H.

James Irons
Oklahoma
PFC 29 QM REGT 28 INF DIV
WW II
Oct 19, 1909    Feb 17, 1943

W. J.

George Jennings
Dec 25, 1901
Oct 29, 1962

George Jennings, Jr.Vera Jean Jennings
Mar 27, 19369-9-29
9-16-29
John Hogan Jennings
Oct 15, 1897-Oct 13, 1978

Mattie Vinase Jennings
May 13, 1907-Apr 26, 1969

Stella Jennings
Mar 10 1890-Feb__,19

Tom Jennings

JG

Nicey Johnson
A Domestic Servant
1862-1926

Sam Johnson
Nov 16, 1880-Feb 3, 1954

Sandy Johnson
Died Jan 22, 1918
Age 83 Yrs
Let Our Fathers Will Be Done

Henderson Jones
Died May 25, 1815 Age 75 Yrs
An Honest Man Is The Noblest Work of God

Eddie Landrum
BGLR 80's Pioneer
1-25-1931 D.

Andy Lasley
Born in 1855
Died Dec 14, 1896
Aged 41 Years

LB

Micahael Lee, Jr.
Oct 19, 1981
Mar 13, 1986

Thomas Maxey
June 19, 1953
Jan 2, 1979

Emma A. Mayberry
Born 1939 Died 1996

Adam Mayfield
Nov 3May 2
19051989

Bertha Mayfield
1883
Feb 2, 1949

Hattie Simpson Mayfield
Mar 23, 1935    June 15, 1993

Houston Mayfield
May 5, 1880
Feb 26, 1968 (unmarked between Adam & Bertha Mayfield)

Burlee McBride
Dec 10, 1934
Mar 21, 1976

Dalena Evette McDowell
Aug 5, 1969-Aug 5, 1969

Joy Lavon McDowell
Mar 6, 1955-May 28, 1967

Sister
Joyce LaDonna Mc Dowell
Jan 2, 1968-Sept 11, 1990

Frances McNack
1857    1903
Dear Mother
Love

Lewis McNack, Jr.
May 20, 1915
Oct 8, 1994

Wallace McNack, Jr.
1909    1953

Fannie Miller
1835 B
1918 D

M. D. Miller
B. 7-16-58
D. 2-8-1901

Mother
Jane Moore
Dec 25, 1876
Dec 24, 1954

Nash
S. L.Katie
1889-19651897-1962

Nero
E N
L N Bud
R L N
N N

Elmira Nero
Oct 10, 1909
July 17, 1945
We Love You Mother


Julietta Nivens
2-2-1882
2-17-1942

Parris
OraAlex
Sept 3, 1907    Mar 31, 1894
Oct 23, 1947
The Lord Is On My Side I Will Not Fear

Elliott Petitt
Sept 5, 1914
Nov 20, 1987

Elliott Petitt, Jr.
Apr 2, 1936
May 8, 1979

Uncle
Henry Petit
July 4, 1895-Sept 2, 1972
The Lord Is My Shepherd

Mother
Pauline Pettit
Dec 30, 1920
June 29, 1982

Trine Pettit
Dec 9, 1938
Nov 23, 1966

Lottie Riddle
Aug 31, 1899
July 28, 1976

Allie B. Ross
12/16/1889- Aug 11, 1974
Mother

Polly Ross
5-18-1907 Died
Age 49

Clyde Ray Sallis
Nov 11, 1948 Mar 23, 1978
He Is Just Away With A Lingering
Smile And A Wave of The Hand

SALLIS
Cy DamonSly Laron
Dec 3, 1980Dec 3, 1980
Jan 7, 1981     Dec 29, 1980

Eugenia Yvonne Sallis
Born 11/15/1921     11/3/1992
Age 71 Yrs.

Homer Ewing Sallis
Dec 10, 1917
May 13, 1988
With A Wave And A Smile Welcome Home

Jessie Mae Sallis
Oct 13, 1921    Sept 29, 1999
Age 78
Well Done Thy Good & Faithful Servant
Mat. 25:21

Jeff B. Sallis
9-19-1907 B
1-10-58 D

Clem Shepard
B 1880
D 10-5-1919 (?)

Lula Sheppard
Born 1882
Died April 15, 1965

Alex Silas
Age 52
Sept 3, 1949

MOTHER
Christean Silas
May 6, 1909
May 1, 1965

Frances Silas
2-9-1912
2-8-1983

FATHER
George T. Silas
Dec 17, 1893
Sept 29, 1972

Helen Simpson
1903   1950

H. J. Simpson
Died June, 1942

Curtis Strickland

Bertha Teague
Born 1885
Died 1936

Baby
Johnnie A. Terry
May 19, 1972    July 22, 1972

Laura Thompson
Jan 5, 1894    Jan 15, 1966

Lelie Wilson? Thompson
Born         Died
Aug 6 1880   June 21, 1921
Age 40 yrs, 10 mo, 15 days

Melia Thompson
Dec 25, 1891
Sept 20, 1969

Our Father
Oliver Thompson
June 17, 1905   July 7, 1973

Owen Thompson
PFC   US Army
WW II
May 12, 1910   Jul 6, 1981

Roberta Thompson

Peggy Turner
Oct 16, 1896
July 28, 1974

Albert George Vann
July 24, 1978

Anna Belle Vann
Apr 27, 1905    May 27, 1969

Christopher George Vann
Aug 18, 1980

VANN
LottieDaniel
Died 4/24/04   1-6-02
About 54         About 65

S. Vann
3/26/14

Venard Vann
Dec 8, 1921   Jan 2, 1984

Allen Wilson
May 19, 1888   70 yrs old

Angeline Wilson
Born May 22, 1830    Died Nov 8, 1884

Oliver Wilson
A Farmer    Veterinary
1853    1909

Reed Wilson

Robert F. Wilson
Iowa
PFC QM Corp
World War I
July 29, 1890
1-15-1948

Sarah Wilson
A Seamstress
1850   1942

Tom Wilson
BornDied
10-9-1882      Nov 4, 1934
Age 52 yrs

Edna Wytch
6-6-1927
3-5-1950

Mama
Zella Wytch
Jan 8, 1908
Nov 24, 1998
In Loving Memory



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