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GRAVES/SPEERS CEMETERY

Highway 7 North
Jessieville, Garland County, Arkansas

Directions to cemetery from Jessieville School: travel about 2.25 miles on Highway 7 North from Jessieville School; turn left at the House of Restoration Church, which is located on Highway 7 North. The cemetery is behind the church.

The Melting Pot Genealogical Society has archived most of The Sentinel-Record obituaries for 1997-1999, 2005-May 10, 2012, as well as some from other years. You may check our obituary section to see if they are listed. If not, please check back as we may be adding more.

Compiled by Carlotta and Randy Ragsdale July 18, 2004


Herbert Waco Speers b. Dec. 21, 1912 d. March 26, 2002 1
    son of Stephen Speers and Mary Ellen Cass
    married Myrtie Harrison
    double marker with
Myrtie (Harrison) Speers b. Sept. 9, 1917 d. Nov. 23, 2002
    daughter of Charles M. Harrison and Charlotta A. Graves
    married Herbert Waco Speers

Delmar T. Boman b. Aug. 14, 1930 d. Nov. 23, 1996 1
    double marker with
Ola Mae Boman b. Dec. 22, 1933 Open

Burl Ray Cockrum  b. Feb. 6, 1949  d. Nov. 8, 2005 1
    parents: Albert R. and Myrtle Trimble Cockrum
    brother: Glenn
    spouse: Debra Boman
    children: Jerry, Jamie, Anna, Bridget, Gale and Marcie

Eugene "Gene" Speers b. Sept. 3, 1932 d. Nov. 28, 1997 1
    double marker with
Vonceal " Bonnie" Speers b. Nov. 27, 1935 Open
    married Oct. 11, 1951

Bartley Graves
b. Oct. 26, 1917 d. February 20, 2008    [dod added by Patti Vance Hays from obituary] 1
    son of Columbus (Floyd) Graves and Lydia Kansas Fox
    double marker with
Dicie Sarah Francis Edge Graves
b. July 7, 1920 d. Jan. 31, 2003
    married Aug. 25, 1940

Alma Christine Speers Bates    b. Nov. 4, 1960  d. June 4, 1960    [added by Patti Vance Hays from obituary] 1

Daisy Esta Mae Spears Smith    b. June 9, 1953 d. July 26, 2013    [added by Patti Vance Hays from obituary] 1
    Parents: Willie O. Spears and Daisy Mae Graves Spears
    Spouse: Jimmy Smith

Kathy Lancaster Speers b. April 6, 1945 d. June 17, 2010    [added by Patti Vance Hays from obituary] 1
    Parents: Ode and Mable Lancaster
    Spouse: Willie Dale Speers Sr.

Willie Dale Speers Sr.    age 72 - October 30, 2012    [added by Patti Vance Hays from obituary] 1

Sharon Gayle Graves Adams    b. July 18, 1954 d. May 1, 2014    [added by Patti Vance Hays from obituary] 1


1  The Melting Pot Genealogical Society has the obituary archived. You may go here to find out how to request an obituary. After reading the instructions on requesting, please be sure to find the obituary in the listings so that you may copy and paste the entire line in your e-mail.