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Allison, Charles Leon Jr. -- 28 May 1942 – 03 Nov 1942


Anderson, Alzada -- 25 Mar 1851 – 22 May 1939


Anderson, Billy Ray -- 19 Aug 1935 – 09 Aug 2019


Anderson, Bonnie Johns -- 05 Nov 1908 – 14 Nov 1990


Anderson, Charles Paul “Charlie” -- 09 Sep 1953 – 08 Dec 2019


Anderson, Dudley -- 16 May 1903 – 05 Feb 1971


Anderson, Everette Edward “Andy” Sr. -- 02 Oct 1934 – 29 Sep 2001


Anderson, Gavin Earl -- 27 Feb 1925 – 30 Jan 2005


Anderson, George Scott Sr. -- 05 May 1906 – 23 Dec 1971


Anderson, Hix, Sr. -- 08 Apr 1904 – 20 Jul 1982


Anderson, Hix, Jr. -- 02 Jul 1930 – 22 Jan 2014


Anderson, James E. "Ted" -- 17 Dec 1923 – 10 Nov 1972


Anderson, Jerry Michael -- 25 Nov 1928 – 03 Jan 1977


Anderson, Katherine Mae McLendon -- 27 Mar 1938 – 03 Nov 2018


Anderson, Maudie Seal -- 20 Oct 1905 – 25 Feb 1968


Anderson, Otho Albert “Jug” -- 04 Sep 1902 – 20 Apr 1974


Anderson, Robert Chester -- 25 Jul 1894 – 25 Mar 1955


Anderson, Scott Allen “SA” -- 24 Aug 1936 – 12 Apr 2020


Anderson, Ulen Hays -- 20 Jun 1932 – 31 Dec 2011


Anderson, Wayne E. -- 1949 – 02 Jun 2018


Archer, Beulah Alberta McLendon -- 06 Oct 1910 – 21 Jan 1998


Archer, Delma Juanita Carr -- 27 Apr 1928 – 03 Jul 2020


Archer, L.D., Sr. -- 13 Jul 1925 – 21 Mar 2000


Auerbach, Dr. Maurice Shor -- 09 Feb 1935 – 02 Apr 2020



Bailey, Price C. -- 16 Apr 1911 – 28 May 1992


Batson, Eli H. -- 1857 – 13 Jun 1919


Batson, Harold Maurice -- 1934 – 28 Dec 2012


Beasley, Linda Faye Martin -- 1950 – 20 Sep 2012


Bethel, Pauline Fitzgerald -- 23 Dec 1934 – 16 Sep 1998


Bond, Brent McKinley -- 22 Aug 1988 – 10 Jan 2007


Bond, Robert M. -- Oct 1946 – 28 Feb 2016


Broome, Herbert Morris Sr. -- 13 Sep 1921 – 18 May 2013


Brown, Charlie W. -- 18 Mar 1879 – 16 Jul 1956



Cameron, Curtis “Bart” -- 1983 – 30 Jul 2011


Carter, John A. -- 19 Feb 1858 – 18 Nov 1916


Carter, Louisa C. McKinnon -- 22 Jan 1865 – 26 Nov 1948


Carter, Verdis Odom -- 23 Sep 1899 – 25 Jan 1967


Chambliss, D.C. -- 04 Aug 1932 – 02 Aug 2009


Clark, David Olney -- 04 Mar 1891 – 13 Sep 1918


Clayton, Patrick B. “Pat” -- 11 Apr 1962 – 08 Oct 2009


Clinton, Sarah Shattles -- 07 Sep 1933 – 04 Jul 2010


Courtney, Albert Prentiss “Bill” Sr. -- 23 Sep 1929 – 11 Apr 1997


Crawford, Catherine Faye Archer -- 06 Oct 1938 – 04 Jul 2012



Daughdrill, Hershel Harlan -- 11 Feb 1946 – 28 Dec 2018


Daughdrill, Louise Orel Strahan -- 20 Feb 1916 – 28 Oct 2010


Davis, Rassie Mary Robinson -- 13 Mar 1887 – 16 Feb 1961


Davis, Shirley Fitzgerald -- 01 Jul 1934 – 09 Apr 1998


Davenport, James William -- 06 Jun 1928 – 23 Aug 1968


Daw, Bessie Owen -- 23 Jan 1898 – 01 Sep 1967


Denton, William Lyman -- 14 Jul 1941 – 03 Dec 2004



Evans, Dorothy Mae -- 28 Jun 1921 – 06 Jan 2004


Evans, Isaac David -- 11 Sep 1865 – 28 Dec 1951



Fitzgerald, James H. “Jimmy” -- 06 Oct 1930 – 06 Oct 2001


Ford, Fern Holliman Ladner -- 27 Jun 1927 – 13 Mar 2010


Ford, Flay E. Mason -- 30 Jun 1921 – 17 May 1998



Gandy, Juanita Carter -- 29 Apr 1924 – 14 Nov 2010


Garraway, Melissa Jane Hinton -- 1867 – 1943


Gates, Bobbye Jeanette Walley -- 27 Oct 1932 – 31 Jul 2013


Goldin, Jerome I. “Jerry” -- 11 May 1924 – 17 Nov 2013


Greene, Bruce Terry -- 18 Apr 1954 – 05 Jul 2004



Hardy, Judge William H. -- 12 Feb 1837 – 17 Feb 1917


Herrington, Grady -- 27 May 1903 – 02 May 1977


Herrington, William Houston -- 18 May 1930 – 20 Aug 1932


Hill, Willie C. -- 28 Mar 1931 – 27 Nov 2013


Hoadley, Timothy S. Jr. -- 10 Jan 1929 – 24 Apr 2012


Hoadley, Wilma Havard -- 01 Dec 1916 – 03 Mar 2012


Hodges, Charles Lavon “Tince” -- 07 Jul 1922 – 24 Jan 2009


Holder, Dock Wiley -- 09 Mar 1903 – 19 Mar 1969


Holder, James Sylvester -- 17 Apr 1923 – 10 Feb 1987


Hornsby, John Paul -- 15 Jan 1948 – 07 Jan 2020



Ivy, Sherry Lynette Williams -- 18 Feb 1943 – 26 Dec 2012



Jackson, Frozena McCullum -- 1881 – 14 Jun 1953


Jones, Mary Evans Cuevas -- 26 Jan 1879 – 25 Mar 1962



Kendrick, Betty Jean Taylor Reuben -- 18 Dec 1926 – 15 Feb 2014


Kimbrell, Mildred Gibson -- 17 Jan 1934 – 25 Dec 2012


King, Leigh Walker -- unknown – 29 Jul 2020


Kirkman, Gloria V. Daughdrill -- 10 Sep 1942 – 22 May 2019


Kirkman, Ira James, Jr. -- 10 Jul 1943 – 05 Mar 2020


Kmetz, Josh -- 20 Jan 1993 – 20 Sep 2013


Knight, Charles Wayne -- 12 May 1937 – 25 Feb 2003


Knight, Jack Benny -- 23 Apr 1938 – 12 Feb 2010


Knight, Tommy -- 04 Jan 1949 – 09 Mar 2010



Ladner, Hilda J. Seal -- 1927 – 25 Sep 2010


Ladnier, Donzie Mae Seal -- 07 Jul 1936 – 29 Oct 2016


Lambert, Henry Robert “Bobby” -- 1940 – 20 May 2019


Lambert, Mack C. -- 25 Sep 1909 – 28 Sep 1976


Lee, Lillie Catherine Townley -- 08 Oct 1937 – 02 Nov 2010


Lee, Ruth Marcella Maloy -- 19 Mar 1910 – 09 Oct 2004


Lee, William Jarvis “Billy” -- 10 Jun 1941 – 21 Jan 2013


Levine, Dora Shor -- 1940 – 20 May 2019


Little, Rhonda -- 10 Jan 1956 – 21 Sep 2006



Maloy, Gwendolyn Brunett Seal -- 20 Jul 1912 – 20 Feb 2007


Maloy, James Edward “Jim" Sr. -- 21 Apr 1935 – 27 Aug 2005


Maloy, Leona Elizabeth McLendon -- 22 Mar 1888 – 03 Nov 1973


Mangum, Mildred Davis -- 05 May 1931 – 24 Apr 2014


Martin, Acker Bunyon -- 04 Feb 1905 – 27 Apr 1998


Martin, William Frank -- 21 Nov 1881 – 14 May 1941


Maxwell, Sarah Bessie Nelson -- 24 Dec 1894 – 06 Dec 1969


McBerry, Jane L. -- 09 Sep 1881 – 11 Feb 1953


McCardle, Alice Marie -- 14 Jul 1941 – 25 Mar 2010


McCardle, Willie Charles “Buck” -- 31 Jul 1930 – 30 Mar 2014


McLendon, Marvin Daniel -- 14 Feb 1911 – 16 Aug 1985


McLendon, William Clifton -- 21 Mar 1914 – 28 Feb 1933


McRee, Alma Laverne Archer -- 02 Jan 1936 – 27 Mar 2018


Mercier, Ella Mae McGinley -- 02 Apr 1901 – 18 Feb 1993


Moore, Emma Randall -- 04 May 1916 – 30 Dec 2004


Morris, Arlene Janice Cooper -- 15 Jul 1936 – 18 Sep 2020


Morris, Eldon -- 22 Jun 1932 – 13 Apr 2012


Morris, Martha M. -- 1946 – 28 Jan 2008


Morris, Mitchell Cooper -- 03 Sep 1925 – 09 May 2000


Morris, Robert Lee -- 1942 – 05 Feb 1994


Morris, Bonnie Slade -- 16 Aug 1934 – 15 Nov 2018



Nelson, Josephine Fillingame -- 18 Jul 1874 – 26 Jun 1969


Nelson, Otho L. -- 07 May 1900 – 18 Aug 1948


Nowell, Bobby -- 10 Jan 1943 – 30 Apr 2015



O'Neal, James David “Zeno” -- 31 Jan 1867 – 28 Jul 1953


O'Neal, Willard -- 16 Sep 1917 – 06 Sep 1999



Pearce, Abner Tyrus “Ty” -- 24 May 1923 – 09 Nov 2008


Pearce, Oneida Dora McLendon -- 04 Oct 1924 – 04 May 2009


Peel_Barbara -- 1930 – 27 Apr 2017


Perkins, Lottie Maye Evans -- 09 Nov 1926 – 25 Jun 2006


Pettis, Ethel A. -- 21 Oct 1927 – 28 Jan 2010


Pevsner, Victoria F. “Vicki” Collins -- 13 Jun 1948 – 25 Apr 2017


Pierce, Mary E. Easterling -- 09 May 1871 – 21 Mar 1933


Pierce, Robert D. -- 04 Jul 1939 – 22 Jul 2019



Rawls, Allen Ray -- 01 Jan 1939 – 17 Apr 2010


Reid, Delphia Lott -- 15 Apr 1916 – 19 Mar 2010


Reid, John Rodney -- 18 Sep 1941 – 28 Feb 1998


Roberts, Gladys I. Sumrall -- 06 Jun 1937 – 13 Aug 2004


Rogers, M. Virginia Broome Carter -- 04 May 1928 – 21 Mar 2017


Rowell, Margaret Pearce -- 12 Apr 1915 – 24 Oct 2009



Savage, Mary Lee Trulove -- 26 Apr 1913 – 18 Sep 1996


Schwartz, Irving -- 26 Apr 1913 – 18 Sep 1996


Shattles, Allen Vinson -- 24 Jun 1931 – 07 Aug 2012


Shattles, Bennie Frank Sr. -- 17 Feb 1936 – 19 Jan 2014


Shattles, Lula Ellenor Simmons -- 07 Jul 1888 – 14 Mar 1941


Shattles, Rainer Walter -- 18 Mar 1884 – 26 May 1950


Shattles, Yvonne Mae Holmes -- 20 Feb 1936 – 30 Jan 2005


Shemper, Faye Wolson -- 1919 – 16 Dec 2010


Shemper, Judith Ann Bauer -- 12 Aug 1944 – 20 Jul 2008


Shemper, Samuel R. “Sam” -- 14 Jul 1949 – 20 Jul 2019


Simmons, Barbara Ann Hartfield -- 27 Mar 1944 – 15 May 2020


Smith, Chester Basil Sr. -- 08 Jan 1924 – 04 Aug 2009


Stevens, Opal Gwendolyn Shattles -- 24 Nov 1923 – 04 Jul 2004


Sullivan, Buddy Mann -- 20 Mar 1916 – 23 Jul 1970


Sullivan, Ella Elizabeth -- 18 Feb 1942 – 11 Jan 1949


Sumrall, Roxie Ford -- 28 Jan 1912 – 02 Nov 1939



Thompson, John Richard “John T” -- 1935 – 29 Mar 2013


Tingle, Amos E. -- 24 Apr 1916 – 16 Jan 1969


Tingle, John W. -- 22 Aug 1927 – 18 Apr 2010


Tingle, Mary Edna Walters -- 10 Oct 1916 – 11 Feb 2013



Wahnetah, Linda Carrol Pearson -- 27 Nov 1943 – 17 May 2012


Wall, William Ernest “Bill” -- 15 Aug 1930 – 28 Dec 2005


Walker, Clara Pauline “Boots” Anderson -- 27 Mar 1930 – 22 Apr 2017


Walker, William Henry “Bill” -- 14 Dec 1922 – 05 Jun 2012


Walters, James Allen -- 29 Nov 1938 – 29 May 2020


Watson, Virginia Nell Reid -- 21 Nov 1939 – 05 Feb 2020


Wheat, Zannie Vesta McGee -- 21 Nov 1885 – 05 Jul 1963


Wigransky, Abe Julius -- 22 Oct 1872 – 25 Oct 1947


Williams, Gladys Voncile Evans -- 22 Oct 1872 – 25 Oct 1947


Williams, Theresa F. -- 02 Sep 1927 – 09 Feb 2004



Zimmerman, Jerome Herbert “Jerry” -- 05 Aug 1931 – 25 Oct 1947