WOODLAND CEMETERY
Navarro County, Texas

Transcribed by Jody Bell


A partial transcription of a very large African American cemetery.

NAME                        BIRTH         DEATH
?, Bessie                                 1990   
?, Tabatha                                1984   
ADAIR, Dennie G.            1895          1960   
ADAIR, Rev. Joseph S.       1863          1939   
ALLEN, Prudence             21 Nov 1881   23 Sep 1919   
BARKER, Lillian             1900          1900   
BELL, Herman                17 Aug 1909   25 Sep 1956   
BELL, Kevin Oneal           1984          1984   
BENNETT, Mary                             19 May 1918 age 36 years
BLAIN, R.L.                 10 Jan 1872   2 Oct 1939    
*BLOOMER, J.C.              28 Dec 1924   26 May 1981   
*PFC-US Army World War II                 
BONNER, J.W.F.              29 May 1857   1 Sep 1917    
BONNER, Tom                 22 Feb 1893   16 Jun 1932   
BRADFORD, Ella Mae          1909          1990   
BRADLEY, Ashley M.          1985          1985   
BROOKS, Ella Paine          1912          1987   
*BROWN, James C.            1902          1974   
*PFC US Army                
BROWN, Leon                 29 Nov 1916   1 Jan 1990    
BURNS, Christopher J.       1985          1985   
BURTON, A.                                24 Oct 1943   slab covered
BURTON, Hattie A.                         29 Apr 1969   
CALHOUN, Elizabeth                        Jul 1922      age 56
CALHOUN, Homer Leroy        26 Jul 1927   31 Oct 1972   Son
CALHOUN, Janie              1865          1917   
CALHOUN, Jettie Lade        1912          1987   
*CALHOUN, Johnnie           23 Sep 1895   7 Mar 1982    
*PVT-US Army -World War I                 
CALHOUN, Toby               1885          1966   
CALHOUN, Tommy              8 Dec 1890    21 Jan 1947   
CALHOUN, Willie             1891          1968   
CAMPBELL, Henry             22 Jan 1903   19 Jun 1983   
CAMPBELL, Minnie            1 Jun 1904    30 Sep 1987   
CARTER, Archie Lee          4 May 1930    30 Jul 1967   
CARTER, Geneva              1923          1988   
CARTER, Mrs. Ella                         16 Aug 1923   age 48
CHANDLER, Dock              1875          1939   
CHANDLER, Lawretha          1981          1981   
CLEVELAND, Edward           1902          1986   
CLEVELAND, Ethel            no dates             
CLOUD, Kerry Deshawn        1981          1981   
COLBERT, Will                             7 May 19??    illegible
CONLEY, Carey Arnell        25 Sep 1975   17 Sep 1989   
COOK, George Jr.            1932          1990   US Army
COOK, Henry E.              4 Nov 1923    18 Mar 1968   
*COOK, Lodis                24 Jan 1925   21 Oct 1957   
*Tex-Stm 1 US Navy World War II                  
COOK, Malvina Lindley       5 Aug 1900    13 Aug 1944   Mother
DANIELS, Evelina            29 Feb 1945   26 ? 1982     
DAVIS, Izora                              24 Feb 1961   Mother
DAVIS, Mary                               11 Jun 1925   
DAVIS, Oliver                             18 Mar 1918   age 62
DAVIS, Rev. E.C.            1 Oct 1909    31 Jan 1973   picture       
DEEDS, Jimmy D.                           1 Aug 1949    
DENSON, Leon L.             4 Feb 1904    13 Jun 1978   
DIXSON, Nancy               27 Dec 1869   30 Mar 1942   
DOUGLAS, Clovis             16 Mar 1933   19 May 1983   Son
DUNBAR, Claudie             1 Feb 1899    28 May 1948   eastern star
ELLIOTT, Elvira             1 July 1917   age 19
EVANS, Tamera Rankia        1986          1987   
FIELDS, Ruby Lee            2 Jul 1897    3 Jan 1986    
FIZGERALD, Annie Mae        2 Oct 1902    28 Jan 1986   
*FLOWERS, Mrs. Kansas       2 Oct 1893    20 Oct 1950   
*Tex-Pvt 317 Ammo Tn World War I                 
FORD, Aline                 1898          1972   
FORD, Francis               1947          1990   
FRANKLIN, James                           26 Jul 1920   age 12
GIBSON, Tiffany Joe         21 Nov 1976   29 Mar 1977   
*GIBSON, Wynell             11 May 1939   10 Sep 1985   
*US Army-Vietnam                   
*GILMORE, Matthew           10 Jan 1891   3 Mar 1960    
*Tex-Sgt 10 Co 165 Depot Brigade World War I                   
GOFF, Bell                  6 Feb 1870    7 Dec ??      
GOODEN, F.G.                              12 Jun 1910   age 49
GOREE, J.C.                 2 Feb 1915    29 Aug 1982   
*GRADY, Levi Grant          6 Feb 1895    10 May 1970   
*Tex-PVT Co C 509 Engineer World War I                  
GRANT, Willie Francis       Jan 1893      Mar 1911      
GRAYSON, P.G.               no dates                    Free at last
GREEN, Kathlyn              1957   1990   
*GRIGGS, Charles W.         15 Sep 1892   9 Mar 1969    
*TEX-PVT US Army World War I                     
GROSS, Willie D. Jr.        1939          1987   
HART, Aurelis               5 Sep 1910    25 Aug 1976   
HAWKINS, Annie              1916          1967   dau of Elizabeth HAWKINS
*HAWKINS, Hubert            1895          1979   
*US Army-World War I               
HAWKINS, Jimmie D.          1907          1987   
HAWKINS, Lizzie             1885                 1987   
*HAWTHORNE, Ossie                         28 Feb 1942   
*Tex-Pvt 322 Serv, BN QMC                 
HENRY, Herdean              1943          1991   
*HERVEY, Limas              27 Jul 1898   19 Nov 1972   
*PVT-US Army                
*"HOLLIE, Will              10 Jan 1896   22 Sep 1972   
*Tex-PVT Co M 24 Infantry                 
HOLMES, Rebecca             1850          1919          age 69
HOLT, Bernadette "Duck"     25 Jan 1960   13 Apr 1983   heart shaped 
HUGHS, Damesha Laree        4 Sep 1988    6 Mar 1989    
JACKSON, Patrick Jr.                      1988   
JACKSON-THOMAS, Bernice     1897          1959   
JACOBS, Lurenzo L.          1981          1982   
JACOBS, Mary D.             8 Aug 1887    21 May 1973   Slab covered
JESSIE, James E.            11 Dec 1911   15 May 1985   
JOHNSON, Arnetha            1 Sep 1910    30 Sep 1983   Mother
JOHNSON, Bettie Brown                     12 Jan 1915   
JOHNSON, Fred D.                          25 Dec 1911          
*JOHNSON, Leonard           26 Jun 1906   22 Feb 1992   
*S-Tm US Navy World War II                
JOHNSON, Oscar              8 Jun 1930    22 Dec 1981   
*JOHNSON, Poke              11 Aug 1898   11 Feb 1950   
*Tex-PVT 165 Depot Brigade World War I                  
*JOHNSON, Ralph Earl        29 Jan 1935   6 Oct 1973    
*SGT-US Air Force                  
JOHNSON, Sylvia             1905          1976   
JOHNSON, Tammy                            1983   
*JONES, Alfred Laban        27 Apr 1909   3 Dec 1971    
*PFC-US Army World War II                 
JONES, Alonza Alexander     1 Jun 1970    5 Aug 1986    
JONES, Calvin               1907          1990   
JONES, Danelle H.           2 Aug 1982    30 Aug 1982   
JONES, Dorothy Mae          5 Mar 1934    3 Aug 1986    
JONES, Ethel S.                           25 Aug 1916          
*JONES, Jasper Alonzo       19 May 1914   3 Aug 1986    
*US Army-World War II                     
*JONES, L.V.                1924          1978   
*US Army- World War II                    
JONES, Merline              30 Nov 1928   28 Jan 1946   
JONES, Preston Theodore     2 Aug 1973    5 Aug 1986    
JONES, Rev. Riley L.        16 Oct 1905   21 Jan 1985   
*JONES, Willie B.           1 Mar 1921    23 Dec 1949   
*"Tex-SPM 1 USNR-World War II                    
KING, Joshua                27 Feb 1921   30 Dec 1987   
*LAYMON, Samuel E.          8 Aug 1919    20 Feb 1983   
*US Army World War II                     
LEE, Crissandra Jones       25 Jan 1967   14 Feb 1986   
LEWIS, Chad Donell          1985          1985   
MADLEY, Dorothy M.          16 Jul 1919   4 Dec 1985    
MARSHALL, Rosie L. Cox      25 Jul 1893   27 May 1979   
MARTIN                      1914          1989   
MASSEY, Delorisa            1985          1985   
MCDADE, Corey Demonte       17 Jun 1972   29 Jun 1991   
MCHENRY, Virgil             26 Nov 1929   27 Dec 1990   heart shaped
MCKINNEY, Winston           dates on stone are underground   Military
MCMULLAN, Lula Cooper       7 Dec 1927    1 Feb 1981    
MILLER, Gertrude            23 Oct 1920   10 Apr 1982   
MONTGOMERY, Della Mae       30 Jan 1903   24 Nov 1985   
MOORE, Alice                Mar 1862      10 July 1927  
MOORE, Peter                24 Mar 1921   age 65 years
MORGAN, Johnnie B. Jones    8 May 1924 9 Jun 1957    
MULLIN, Bertha              1905          1989   
NEALY, Anthony Jr.          7 Sep 1918    27 Jul 1922   
NEWSOME, Steplean B.                      1990   
NOBLE, Ethel Laverne        no dates             
NOBLE, Lou                  no dates             
NOBLE, Robert               no dates             
OVERBY, Willie Mae          1905          1980   
PAIGE, Isiah                2 May 1878    9 Aug 1941    
PATTERSON, R.C.             no dates             
PAYNE, Clifton              11 Oct 1890   11 Dec 1972   
PETERSON, Aubrey            28 Feb 1909   10 Oct 1982   
RATCLIFF, Rosie             1868          20 Aug 1911   
RICHARDSON, Alice           1906          1987   
RICHARDSON, Clarence        1901          1968   
RICHARDSON, Horace          1 Apr 1901    28 Jul 1969   
*ROBERTSON, Murandy         1894          1979   
*PVT-US Army World War I                  
ROSS, Wil G.                28 Aug 1880   3 Aug 1931    
SCURRY, Asby Benjamin       1885          1946   
SCURRY, Ida                 1887          1950   
*SIMS, Dewey                              9 Nov 1941    
*Tex-PVT 434 Res Labor Bn                 
SIMS, Lula Brewer           1 Apr 1897    10 Jul 1933   
SIMS, Miss Kimberly         1959          1992   
SIMS, Oscar                               15 Jun 1949   
SLEDGE, Annie               23 Jun 1884   20 Nov 1962   
SLEDGE, CLaude              28 Aug 1885   4 Jun 1944    
SMALLWOOD, Mary E.          1915          1989   
SPEED, Katherine            13 Jan 1908   7 Jan 1981    
SPEED, Ramin                14 Mar 1897   18 Jul 1979   
STEWARD, Desheena M. Jr.    1984              1984   
STEWARD, Morris Jr.         1984          1984   
TAYLOR, Mollie                            1940   
THOMAS, Fred                1893          1990   
THOMAS, Weldon              1940          1983   
WALKER, George                            24 Nov 1989   
*WALKER, Homer              19 Aug 1888   14 Sep 1959   
*Tex-PFC US Army World War I                     
WALLACE, Mildred                   17 Feb 1920   age 6 mo
WALLER, Eleanor B.          19 Dec 1906   23 May 1980   Mother
WALLER, Henry               4 Jul 1900    5 Nov 1969    
WARREN, Rachael A.          9 Sep 1915    8 Jan 1995    
WASHINGTON, Ara             23 Aug 1906   16 Aug 1987   Sister
WASHINGTON, Aubry           1909          1973          Father-Mason
WASHINGTON, Edward Lee      1921          1972   
WASHINGTON, Eula Mae                      1912       Mother-Eastern Star
WASHINGTON, Florence        22 Apr 1945   25 Sep 1945   
*WASHINGTON, Osborne W.     9 Oct 1916    9 Sep 1988    
*PFC-US Army World War II                 
WATSON, Alma Louise         1927          1992   
WATSON, Gomez V.            2 Sep 1900    18 Jan 1982   
WEST, Vassie                24 Jun 1918   29 Aug 1978   
WILLIAMS, Lucille                         5 May 1960    
WILLIAMS, Nisia             1981          1981   
WILLIAMS, Paul III          1881          1981   
WILLIAMS, Waymon                          Oct 1898      
WINSTON, Katherine          1923          1991   low picket fence
WRIGHT, Columbus            10 Apr 1920   28 Feb 1968   
WRIGHT, Hattie              30 Dec 1896   10 Dec 1982   
YORK, David                               7 Jun 1952

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