Kennedy Springs

Located east of Mendenhall, Simpson County, MS. Take Hwy 540 east to just
pass Cooper and Cole roads. Submitted by Jane Myrtis, 8/18/99
Last Name Headstone Name Born Died Headstone Inscription Transcriber Notes
Newcomb Robert H Newcomb Nov 23 1905 Jan 19 1959   WWII
Thorn Allen Leroy Thorn Aug 20 1900 Oct 07 1961    
Thorn Lillian Newcomb Thorn Mar 23 1903 Mar 01 1989    
Thorne Robert Eugene Thorne Oct 31 1941 Aug 06 1998   Headstone last name does have 'e' on Thorn
Bynum Gus B. Bynum Feb 24, 1909 Mar 13 1982 Married 54 yrs  
Bynum Lillie V. Bynum May 16 1910 Jul 15 1983   w/o Gus B. Bynum
Garner  Lula Garner Sep 13 1901 Nov 01 1984    
? Sammie H. Sep 03 1923 May 27 1987    
? Dollie B. Jan 28 1925 Jun 08 1992    
Garner  Johnny G. Garner Mar 22 1939 Sep 15 1989    
Bratcher William Clayton Bratcher Aug 02 1977 Aug 02 1977    
Bratcher Allen Jan 04 1917 Sep 01 1998   WWII
Bratcher Willie Lois Apr 05 1926 none   w/o Allen Bratcher
Bratcher John H. Jan 04 1915 Jun 07 1996    
Bratcher Eunice C. Aug 17 1929 none   w/o John H. Bratcher
Bratcher Daniel A. Aug 03 1885 Aug 01 1967    
Bratcher Dicie H. Aug 10 1893 Oct 18 1990   w/o Daniel A. Bratcher
Bratcher Zelda P. Bratcher Jul 17 1925 Oct 14 1977    
? John W. Dec 08 1903 May 22 1997    
? Nola Mar 01 1904 Aug 22 1979   w/o John W.
Cooper Dewey Durward Jan 29 1925 none    
Cooper Mamie Nell Runnels May 21 1929 Mar 15 1986   w/o Dewey Durward Cooper
Bratcher Dennis Sep 4 1919 Jul 15 1988   Footstone Walton D. Bratcher
Smith Jessie Wilson Feb 06 1928 May 05 1987    
Smith Willie B. Bratcher Jul 05 1931 none wed Oct 23, 1948 w/o Jessie Wilson Smith
Hudson Robert Kirk Hudson Dec 27 1963 Feb 05 1994    
Cook Mary W. Cook Feb 23 1909 Sep 18 1997   w/o James A. Cook
Cook James A. Cook Apr 15 1890 Jan 15 1966    
Shows Junior M. Shows Oct 14 1909 Oct 31 1966    
Shows Mollie W. Shows Apr 28 1912 Mar 17 1989   w/o Junior M. Shows
Bynum Roy Lee Dec 15 1924 Oct 18 1996   WWII
Bynum Willie R. Mar 27 1931 none wed Oct 12, 1946 w/o Roy Lee Bynum
Bynum William H. Mar 18 1878 Mar 29 1964    
Bynum Effie Jane Aug 23 1883 Feb 10 1964   w/o William H. Bynum
Bynum Vernon A. Jun 11 1908 none    
Bynum Pearlie J. May 03 1911 Aug 05 1995   w/o Vernon A. Bynum
Overby Jack M. Overby Aug 21 1898 Jul 07 1978    
Overby Louella Overby Apr 14 1906 Oct 16 1976    
Dupree James M. 1905 1978    
Dupree Mary R 1907 none   w/o James M. Dupree
Russell Charles W. Russell 1926 1979   WWII
Kennedy Tanya Jo Jul 10 1974 Jul 13 1974   d/o Rev. & Mrs. Ricky E. Kennedy
Kennedy Oid B. Kennedy Nov 04 1923 Nov 10 1987    
Kennedy Bobbie L. Lyons Kennedy May 05 1923 none   w/o Oid B. Kennedy
Kennedy Leslie Damon Kennedy Nov 25 1972 Mar 18 1996    
Cole Harry L. Aug 26 1949 Nov 09 1995    
Cole Virginia F. Jul 01 1950 none   w/o Harry L. Cole
Craft George Samuel Feb 11 1894 Dec 21 1977    
Craft Maxie Mae May 14 1906 Nov 14 1997 wed Sep 29, 1933 w/o George Samuel Craft
Parker Henry E. Parker Nov 30 1921 Sep 08 1967    
Neely John Jr May 07 1922 none    
Neely Mertis C. Sep 06 1926 Jan 29 1993 wed Jul 16 1948 w/o John Neely Jr
Cole Wilford Bill Cole Oct 28 1915 Jul 12 1985 Forever with the Lord. WWII
Warren George Ellis Aug 30 1904 Feb 23 1972    
Warren Effie Stewart Mar 01 1904 Nov 27 1962   w/o George Ellis Warren
Warren Mitchell May 13 1926 Aug 20 1992 Footstone Dewitt M. Warren
Warren Louise Aug 04 1928 none wed Aug 17 1946 w/o Mitchell Warren
? James D. Oct 08 1924 Aug 30 1984    
? Geneva F. May 11 1920 Mar 19 1979   w/o James D. ?
Abernathy Janie Steward Abernathy 1912 1995    
James Albert Ezell Apr 16 1905 Apr 30 1998    
James Ella Elizabeth Jan 12 1907 Feb 07 1988   w/o Albert Ezell James
Powell Joseph William Oct 26 1923 Mar 31 1971    
Powell Birtie James Jan 06 1928 none   w/o Joseph William Powell
Cole J. L. "Jake" Dec 18 1912 Feb 17 1987    
Cole Nettie S. Oct 11 1920 none wed Sep 02 1939 w/o Jake Cole
Eavenson Ronald Allen Eavenson Jun 26 1953 Dec 07 1975    
Eavenson Verlene S. Sep 24 1916 Apr 03 1993   w/o G. W. Eavenson
Eavenson G. W.  May 31 1919 Oct 18 1996 US Army WWII  
Lichte Huella M. Feb 22 1918 Oct 31 1990   w/o Alfred Lichte Jr
Lichte Alfred Jr Apr 15 1912 none    
Cook Thomas J. Cook Feb 01 1909 Jun 18 1960    
Canoy Deward William Canoy Jan 04 1931 Jul 08 1969    
Canoy Enos Canoy Mar 08 1909 May 08 1970    
Canoy Herbert Ray Canoy Oct 02 1928 Jun 03 1981    
Wells Howard D. Wells Sep 23 1943 Oct 19 1988    
Wells Andrew L. Wells Oct 13 1902 Aug 15 1983    
Wells Gloveis P. Wells Apr 15 1954 Jun 07 1995    
Thompson Kenneth Jul 18 1945 Apr 11 1998    
Thompson Jo Ann Aug 30 1946 none wed May 30 1964 w/o Kenneth Thompson
Cook Charlie Thomas Feb 14 1894 Jun 23 1957 US Army WWI  Footstone Charles T. Cook
Cook Rosie Lee Apr 26 1902 Feb 14 1979 wed Jul 26 1920 w/o Charlie Thomas Cook
Cook John Butell Aug 10 1931 Aug 04 1992    
Cook Hilde Leipold Nov 22 1934 none wed May 11 1955 w/o John Butell Cook
Cook Armon J. Sep 20 1925 Oct 19 1993 US Army WWII Footstone Armon James Cook
Cook Ethree S. Aug 03 1931 none   w/o Armon J. Cook
Warren John Earl  Jul 28 1925 Oct 21 1995 US Army WWII  
Warren Jessie Ruth Cook Jan 16 1928 none   w/o John Earl Warren
Bishop T. Melvin Sep 08 1902 Apr 04 1983    
Bishop Minnie Sellers Sep 22 1902 Feb 25 1972   w/o T. Melvin Bishop (birthday s/b 23)
Mayger April Marie Mayger Sep 18 1956 Jan 31 1972   granddau of T. Melvin & Minnie Bishop
Craft Van Steven Jul 13 1965 May 09 1996 Husband to Lisa Suzanne and father to Blade Thomas  
Rowell Harvey  Dec 25 1923 Feb 16 1973    
Rowell Dianne Sep 13 1946 none   w/o Harvey Rowell
Bynum Walter O. Jan 11 1907      
Bynum Susie Jennie Feb 15 1908 Aug 22 1994 wed Oct 25 1924 w/o Walter O. Bynum
Hales Frank J. Mar 02 1880 Dec 17 1960    
Hales Maggie Ware Jul 15 1890 Oct 21 1975   w/o Frank J. Hales
Phillips Mark Dwayne Phillips Aug 26 1966 Jul 13 1978    
Cook Angela Gay Cook Nov 03 1966 Jan 22 1967    
Cook Colon Edward Cook Sep 16 1929 Feb 28 1979    
Cook Claude N. Dec 11 1907 Mar 22 1976    
Cook Earma Patterson Sep 20 1912 none   w/o Claude N. Cook
Cook Clifton D. Aug 14 1897 Sep 27 1982    
Cook Beatrice W. Jul 15 1907 Nov 20 1980   w/o Clifton D. Cook
Middleton Ollie E. Middleton Apr 26 1902 Oct 10 1987    

Last Updated on 8/18/99
By Richard Neely
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