WHITE ROCK NEGRO CEMETERY
Grayson County, Texas

Transcribed by Ethel Craven-Sweet, granskatn1@email.msn.com


White Rock and Whitewright, TX run right into each other, mostly farmland. They are in Grayson County not far from Sherman, TX, the county seat. I obtained this list at the library in Sherman in March 1997.


ADAMS, MRS. MARY L.     age 87y, 3m 2d                  1874-Oct 3 1961

ANDERSON, FRANK JAMES   Texas STMI US Navy WW11         Sept 29 1924-Dec 21 1944

ANDREWS, WILLIAM        Texas Pvt Vet Hospital WW11     Dec 10 1889-Sep 24 1961

ANDREWS, LOUIS                                          Oct 15 1852-Oct 29 1918
         MILLIE         wife of Louis  age 39y          Nov 7 1892-1931

BLANTON, LOYAL          Texas Pvt US Army               Oct 30 1930-Dec 11 1955

BOLDEN, CHARLIE         About 75y
(Stone broken and cemented together unreadable)

BOLDEN, LIZZIE                                          1895-1946
(listed under BALDEN but her name is actually BOLDEN)

BOYD, LOUISE                                            Sep 1910-Jan 1934

BRYANT, HALLIE                                          1885-1931
        MRS. OMA        age 59y 8m 9d                   1905-Mar 13 1964

BUTLER, AMANDA                                          1879-1954

CARYLILE, MRS. MARY ETHEL                               Jan 9 1885-Apr 2 1914

CHANEY, JOHN LEE                                        ? - ?

CLEVELAND, EDMMAL
(very possibly EDMUND my paternal uncle)                Apr 14 ? - ? 1940

Possible CRAVEN relatives:
CRAVEN, MRS. MAGGIE     age 93                          1870-June 19 1963
        ADDIE
        VERNECE
        LEE

FILLAM, VIRGIL RUFUS    Pvt 156                         Aug 2 1886-Dec 2 1944
(possibly GILLAM)

GALBREATH, TOM                                          Nov 8 1843-Aug 16 1895
           DINIAH                                       1852-Sep 6 1915
           Z. T.                                        Aug 10 1877-Dec 15 1931

GESS, ELLEN             wife of Ben                     Dec 25 1860-May 4 1914
(now spelled GUESS-my relatives)
      PHAGIENCE         age 84y                         1808-Jan 6 1892

GILLAM, GEORGE                                          Nov 1 1878-Jul 19 1921
        LOU LINDA                                       1854-June 19 1899
        SARAH           Wife of TAYLOR                  ? -Mar 22 1898

GOFF, LUCY                                              Jul 27 1858-Jan 27 1950
      WILL                                              Aug 14 1880-Jun 13 1920

HILL, ADAM              age 42y                         Sep 15 1845-  ? 1887

HOLLAND, SAM                                            May 6 1878-Jul 19 1921

JACKSON, BARBARA ANN                                    Aug 23 1948-  ?1948
         WILLIE L.      age 42y 3m 19d                  1922-Feb 13 1964

KIDD, MRS. FANNIE       age 96y 5m                      1858-  ? 11 1954
      ELON CORINNE      Daughter of A.K and Fannie      Apr 21 1907-Nov 26 1909

LANE, T.A. LANCE        Son H.M and Tennessee           May 1 1897-Oct 10 1918
Died in service

LUPER, MRS. ELLA M.                                     Sep 5 1910-Aug 16 1959
       MR. REUBEN N.    age 28y 1m 19d                  1934-Sep 22 1962
       BEN R.                                           Jul 10 1878-Mar 1 1963
       ELLA MAE                                         Sep 28 1877-Feb 15 1958

LYONS, FLORENCE         Wife                            Apr 12 1889-Nov 13 1918

MARSHALL, MRS. MYRTLE L. Age 57y  1m 19d                1904-Jul 6 1961
          MR. GEORGE                                    1891- 1957

MITCHELL, LUCY B.                                       Dec 25-    ? 1958

MOORE, ASILEE DOOLEY                                    1905-1957
       PASCHAL          Bud                             Dec 11 1889-Mar 6 1962

ORR, EDNA MAY                                           Sep 7 1913-  ?  1950
     NORA JEAN          age 1y  9m                      ?    -Apr 23 1958
     S.E                wife of Alexander               Dec 10 1844-Oct 7 1893
     ALEXANDER                                          Mar 15 1847-Nov 2 1899
     LEVERON            Texas SI US Navy WW11           Jan 14 1925-Dec 1 1945

REYNOLDS, JOHN W                                        1875-1913
          MARGARET      His wife                        1871-19?

ROBERTS, MRS. ELLEN     age 85y 9m 3d                   1869-Sep 18 1954

SMITH, RILEY EDMUND                                     Dec 10 1884-   ?   1960

SPERLAND, JUNE          Texas Pvt 403 Eng Bn WW11       Nov 13 1898-Oct 20 195l

THOMPSON, JAN                                           Jan 10 1888-Nov 4 1906

WELCH, MRS. KATE                                        Jan 7 1894-Dec 14 1958

ZACKARY, JIM            age 77y 4m 20d                  1858-Sep 30 1935

I do not know who did this list; it's not noted. But it seems to only go thru 1964.


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