OWENS CEMETERY

Located on Hwy 43 south of Shivers: listed by Robert Myers 1999 
LAST NAME FIRST NAME BORN DIED REMARKS
Sanders Maldred C. Oct 27 1915 Oct 15 1997 f h footmarker
Sanders Virgil Ovett 1913 1984  
Bradford Willie Ray Jul 23 1907 Sep 15 1979 U S Navy WW II
McCain Ramona C. Cody Mar 22 1929 Nov 8 1989  
Owens Jame C. Nov 9 1926 one date only  
Owens Martha L. Aug 12 1928 Sep 3 1997  
Thompson Robert Don Nov 11 1922 Jan 15 1990 Major US Army WW II
Owens Tina Oct 22 1923 one date only  
Owens J. Miles Apr 7 1895 Jan 26 1972  
Owens Fannie M. Jan 3 1904 Aug 28 1995  
Owens Delores May 13 1934 Feb 14 1972  
Brooks James W. Mar 22 1908 Jan 4 1975 Pvt US Army WW II
Cody James Ray Jul 3 1931 Aug 15 1986  
Cody Mary D. May 14 1927 Oct 28 1990  
Berry Bob Dec 23 1896 Aug 6 1969  
Berry Annie May 27 1903 Jun 14 1971  
Byrant Shelby F. Apr 2 1924 Aug 22 1992 Tech 5 US Army WW II
Berry Dan G. Sep 7 1884 Jun 11 1967  
Berry Barbara Dec 20 1886 Jan 6 1962  
Myers Jerry H. Mar 4 1930 Nov 15 1992 US Army Korea
Myers Houston Jul 13 1895 Mar 21 1961 PFC Co A 149 Inf. WW I
Myers Mary Audley Fortenberry Dec 5 1897 Jul 9 1980  
Myers John Jun 18 1887 Dec 8 1975  
Myers Dezzie Jun 23 1900 Sep 3 1967  
Myers Will  Aug 16 1889 Dec 8 1986  
Myers Myrtle Owens Oct 11 1892 Feb 15 1972  
Dickerson Byrnes Ray Jul 22 1925 Sep 6 1964  
Dickerson Cabe Byrnes Dec 6 1896 Jan 6 1961  
Dickerson Ada Lee Jan 2 1900 Oct 3 1987  
Rawls Arthur B. Jr. Aug 14 1923 Sep 27 1977  
Rawls Emma Shivers Mar 7 1931 ***********  
Rawls Arthur B. . Sep 7 1894 Nov 13 1976  
Rawls Ida Elizabeth Nov 18 1898 Apr 26 1966  
Rawls Willie Frank Jan 20 1909 Nov 6 1989  
Rawls Jamie Fortenberry Feb 24 1911 Oct 27 1985  
Rawls Bobby Franklin Feb 2 1939 Oct 6 1959  
Dodd Charles W. Sr. Jul 1 1933 Apr 3 1988  
Lee J. W. Jr. May 17 1916 Nov 5 1973  
Lee Julius W. May 10 1889 Apr 5 1951  
Lee Dezzie D. May 13 1887 Mar 6 1966  
Lee Thomas Gene May 10 1923 Apr 15 1997 S1 US Navy WW II
Lee Mary Edwinia Sep 26 1926 one date only  
McCulloch Clara Feb 9 1970 Apr 26 1991  
Lucas Charles  1943 1987  
Thurman Felaca Ann Aug 14 1969 Aug 14 1969  
2 unmarked graves to left of Felaca      
1 unmarked graves  to right of Felaca      
Lee James D. Sep 2 1918 Apr 11 1977  
Lee Homer Erastus Aug 6 1891 Mar 16 1950  
Lee Ota Myers Oct 30 1896 May 31 1970  
Cody Minnie 1872 1939  
Lee Robert Edward Mar 13 1918 Nov 16 1997  
Lee Ina Bell Holyfield Jan 28 1921 *******  
Holyfield Houston Sep 15 1915 Mar 8 1945  
Holyfield Robert Edward Jan 3 1911 Jun 3 1988 Cpl US Army WW II
Holyfield Lillie Cole Holyfield Apr 8 1913 *******  
Reeves Peggy Sue Holyfield Jul 22 1934 Dec 17 1986  
Holyfield Virginia Lou Nov 8 1943 Dec 19 1943  
Holyfield Lou Polk Jun 2 1877 Mar 15 1942  
Holyfield William Dennis Jul 16 1872 Oct 19 1962  
Holyfield Gara May 24 1934 Oct 31 1934  
Holyfield Jim Henry Nov 30 1909 Jan 30 1898  
Holyfield Lara Ethel Lee Jul 1 1906 Aug 13 1979  
Crosby Oscar Seay Sep 3 1909 Dec 4 1983  
Sharpe Betty Sykes  Feb 22 1898 Nov 16 1993  
Sykes W. Jul 27 1857 Jul 25 1931  
Sykes James Thomas "Tom" 1866 or 1872 1946 not sure on DOB
Fortenberry James Berkley Sep 10 1906 Apr 10 1993  
Fortenberry Lessie Gertude Sep 28 1911 Oct 24 1995  
Grubbs Clarence W. Sep 4 1898 Sep 11 1980  
Grubbs Bertha G. Jan 1 1898 Jul 6 1977  
Gray A. M. Oct 14 1865 Oct 7 1929 w/o Rev. W. J. Gray
Gray William J. 1864 1943  
Lee Cleo Rawls Jun 21 1906 Apr 4 1990  
Lee Ray Hance Jan 23 1934 one date only  
Lee William Milford Feb 25 1907 Aug 11 1988  
Lee Samuel Maxwell Dec 15 1893 Oct 24 1978  
Lee Mary Lou Sep 4 1895 Jun 8 1946  
lee James Otis Apr 29 1903 Dec 12 1943  
Lee W. T. Mar 7 1862 Apr 16 1915  
Lee Leona  Jul 30 1869 Nov 23 1945  
Lee Thomas Wilburn Apr 20 1911 Apr 20 1980  
Lee Lottie D. Jan 16 1916 Dec 13 1990  
Gray Doris Nell Apr 1 1930 Oct 31 1030 d/o M/M L. W. Gray
Fortenberry Riley Truett Jul 14 1922 Jul 11 1963  
Fortenberry Ora Mae Oct 2 1923 Dec 30 1971  
Fortenberry John H. Feb 15 1925 Mar 3 1962 Sgt US Army Korea
Fortenberry Matt R. Mar 16 1894 Jan 17 1948  
Fortenberry Jennie Feb 24 1897 Mar 3 1965  
Fortenberry C. F. Dec 6 1869 Dec 30 1912  
Fortenberry Buelah Apr 22 1872 Apr 13 1944  
Fortenberry Charles E. Jan 1 1913 one date only  
Westmoreland Guy Sep 17 1926 Nov 3 1956 Cpl 8456 Mil. Police Co. WW II
Westmoreland Rebecca Harrison 1891 1953  
Westmoreland Ellis Jan 21 1892 Oct 24 1974  
Westmoreland Cora Berry Bradford Nov 13 1890 Nov 13 1925 w/o G. E. westmoreland
Westmoreland Colie Waltman Aug 4 1899 May 20 1980  
Simons Willie Jan 25 1924 Feb 24 1983  
Simons Mildred Goza 1911 1998  
Akerstrom Ruth Oct 18 1918 Feb 13 1958  
Honea W. H.  Oct 22 1846 Oct 23 1922 ucv Symbol on headstone
Peacock James A. Aug 30 1891 Nov 13 1967  
Peacock Cora B.  Jan 24 1894 Sep 5 1985  
Owens George W. Jul 31 1919 Aug 11 1998  
Owens Katie C. Mar 30 1913 Feb 13 1996  
Taylor James F. Mar 3 192 8 Sep 6 1997  
Owens Rosie H. Feb 12 1892 May 14 1979  
Owens George B. Jun 10 1866 Oct `1 1937  
Owens Tina Berry 1872 1900  
Dampeer George W. Aug 29 1893 Jul 7 1895 s/o A. P. & ?? Stone broken
Dampeer Willie Nov 11 1902 Sep 19 1920  
Dampeer A. P. Jul 21 1866 Nov 9 1928  
Dampeer Mollie O. Apr 24 1875 Mar 18 1957  
Owens George W. no dates   Co. A. 39 Ms. Inf. CSA
Owens G. W. Nov 20 1839 Mar 15 1912  
Myers Lem Jan 31 1856 Mar 28 1927  
Myers Kate Mar 28 1860 Apr 30 1936  
Westmoreland George A. Nov 12 1914 Jul 22 1966  
Walker Edward Franklin Oct 17 1888 Sep 6 1964  
Walker Mary Owens Aug 4 1893 Oct 2 1936 w/o E. F.

Last Updated on 5/20/99
By Richard Neely                                        RETURN TO INDEX