SOME EARLY TOMBSTONE MARKINGS FROM BARKSDALE. TEXAS


Jane Cromeans 1859 - 1931 Mother

George W. Cromeans Apr. 6, 1855 - June 23. 1918 Gone but not forgotten

Thomas Cromeans Born June 22. 1839 Died Aug. 3, 1913 He died as he lived - a Christian

Jackson Cromeans July 24, 1837 - Jan.11. 1929 Co. AL 30 Regt. Texas Cav. C. S.A.

Martha A. Cromeans Born Jan. 1. 1818 Died June 11, 1906 Asleep in Jesus She believed and sleeps in Jesus

In Memory of Arminda Ann Dau of M. A. Cromeans. age 37 years March 17.1911. A dear one from us has gone before, to greet us on the blissfiil shore.

F. M. (Man) Cromeans Jan 27. 1876 - June 27, 1964 Father

Dama M. Cromeans Sept.29. 1886 - Oct.26. 1957

James Preston Cromeans Mar.13, 1880 - Jan.20. 1946 Father

Luther Wright Crorneans Born Aug. 9.1907 Died Jan.23. 1908 Our dar--- not dead~ but sleeping

Ross S Cromeans May 23,1909 - Mar 4, 1912 In Heaven there is one angel more

M. A. C. A very old little stone in Cromeans area, no other markings

Ross Cromeans Aug 16, 1891 - April 15, 1948 Texas 141 irif 36div. World War 1. Pfc.

Barney Elvin Reagan (Bud) June 30. 1884 - Mar.10. 1957 Husband and Father

Dona Cromeans Reagan (Donie) Sept. 16, 1885 - Sept 17, 1966 Wife and Mother

Gabby Reagan Sharp Sept.26. 1918. Apr.19. 1969 Daughter

John A. Reagan 1903 - 1943 Husband and Father

Ada Bell Bowden (Reagan) 1905 - 1964 Wife Mother

Edward J. Bowden (Johnnie) 1904 - 1947 Husband and Dad

(Frank) F. T. Reagan Born Jan.26. 1886 Died Dec.26. 1926 Gone to rest

Sadie May Reagan Born June 3, 1919 died Dec 5, 1922 In Heaven there's one more Angel

Infant daughter of W. D. & M. E. Reagan Born Nov. 5.1908 Died Nov 29 1908 Our short lived flower returned to God

Infant daughter of W. D. and M. E. Reagan Born Nov. 5.1908 Died Nov 27.1908 Our short lived flower returned to God

W. H. Payne born Mar.19, 1865 died Sept.11, 1898 Sweet be thy rest til Jesus bids the arise for in

M. A. Reagan (Mary Ann, Molly) Born Jan.20, 1860 - Died Feb.18. 1899 She was a kind and affectionate wife, a fond mother, and a friend to all.

Rachel E. Payne Feb 12, 1838 - May21, 1918

W. D. Reagan Nov 16, 1879 - June 27, 1960 (13ill)

Lizzie Reagan Sept.20, 1882 - Mar.17, 1957

In Memory of

B. Payne (Barney) Born Mar. 3,1828 - Died April 7.1910 In casting off this mortal coil. I bid farewell to care and toil. The dead in Christ are surely blessed, for thou partake his heavenly rest

 

Submitted by:  Ross M Pierce

Pierce, Ross Maurice Feb 9, 1932- Aug 4, 2005
w/ Pierce, Michiko Masuda Feb 28, 1929 - blank
"Wed Mar 10,1952, Tokyo , Japan"

Jernigan, Benjamin Henry Dec 25, 1852 - Feb. 15, 1929
w/ Jernigan, Julia Annie May 2, 1866- Feb 27, 1898

Jernigan, Neal G June 13, 1924- Feb 26, 1995
w/ Jernigan, Barbara J Mar 31, 1932 - Feb 26, 1995

Jernigan, Nova Lee Sep 11, 1927 - Feb 15, 1928 "Gone to be an angel"

Jernigan, Bessie Mae 1898 - 1977 "Our Loving Mother"

Crawford , Ralph Oscar Mar 27, 1920 - Oct 25, 1999
"CWO US ARMY World War II"

Crawford, Ralph O. Mar 27, 1920 - Blank
w/ Crawford, Lena May 15, 1927 - Mar. 14, 1996
"Married Dec 21, 1963"

Jernigan, Jack M 1918- 1978
w/ Jernigan, Nellie B 1913 - 1987

Hobbs, Baby 1923

Gildart, Lillie Belle Nov 15, 1886 - Jun 12, 1968
w/ Gildart , Jared W. Jan 29, 1885 - Nov 26, 1955

Gildart, Mary Jane Powers Nov 14, 1945 - Aug 14, 1955

Pierce, Elton Homer May 12, 1925 - May 25, 1988
"Sgt. US ARMY World War II"

Pierce, Elton Homer May 12, 1925 - May 25, 1988
w/ Pierce, Ada Anna Jan 1, 1917 - April 23, 1994
"May 12, 1946 Naples, Italy"

Boren, Minnie Hobby Jan 31, 1891 - Jan 12, 1979 [maiden name-Harlan]

Shely , Ruby Hobbs Apr 30, 1910 - Nov 30, 1986

Hobbs, Elmo R. Feb 20 1885 - Sep 11 1965

Hobbs, Alma I. Mar 8 1892 - Nov 5 1978

Hobbs, Oveta (Hobbsie) 1926- 1946 "Sister"

Hobbs, Otto R. 1892- 1945 "Daddy"

Roberts, Velma Hobbs 1901- 1968 "Mother"

Gildart, Edmond Earl May 2 1911- Feb 8, 1983
w/ Gildart, Llewellyn Powers Aug 2 1901- Dec 3, 1985

Pierce, Vollie Aug 18, 1897- Dec 28, 1951 "Father"
w/ Pierce, Nora Mae May 19 , 1899- Dec 15, 1938 "Mother" [maiden name Harlan]


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