Rucker Cemetery, Troup, Smith County, Texas -- SE30

Made available to the USGenWeb Archives by the
East Texas Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 6967, Tyler, TX 75711
CEMETERY RECORDS OF SMITH COUNTY TEXAS, Volume IV, Southeast Quarter,
p. 108.

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Directions and Coordinates added by Lawrence E. Oliver
18 February 2004

From Tyler, go south on Hwy110 through Whitehouse almost to the
city of Troup, Texas. Turn left (northeast) on CR2146. The cemetery
is only about 1-2 hundred yards from Hwy110.

Begun 28 January 1870 with the burial of James E. Rucker on land given
by him.

Latitude: N 32:09:18.5
Longitude: W 095:08:53.6

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Rucker Cemetery, Troup, Smith County, Texas -- SE30

(Copied 16 April 1985)

PICKARD, Edith - 1906-1964 - dau of Bettie & Horace
PICKARD, Bettie - 1872-1963 - Mother
PICKARD, Horace L. - 1864-1948 - Father
PICKARD, Eula - 22 Aug 1898 - 10 June 1902 - dau of H.M. & Bettie Pickard
PICKARD, R. Warren - 4 Feb 1897 - 1 Sept 1897
Infant son of H. M. & Bettie Pickard
RUCKER, Ellen - 23 June 1843 - 9 July 1904 - wife of W. J. Rucker
RUCKER, W. J. - 3 Dec 1848 - 25 Mar 1926 - Father - Mason
RUCKER, Josie - 13 Mar 1866 - 18 Mar 1927 - Mother
wife of W. J. Rucker
BELL - Infant son of J.H. & Lilla Bell
11 June 1911 - 13 June 1911
RUCKER, Marinda - 13 Feb 1844 - 20 Feb 1874 - Married Thomas Bell **
BELL, Marinda - b. & d. 1 Feb 1874 **
(**Both markers labeled "Replacement")
BELL, Francis A. - 3 Feb 1866 - 10 July 1866
RUCKER, James E. - 22 Apr 1818 - 25 Jan 1870 - Mason
RUCKER, Elizabeth - 10 July 1822 - 7 Aug 1895
wife of James E. Rucker
EVANS, Helen Maxine - 10 Mar 1921 - 8 June 1921
LOONEY, Annie Bell - 22 Oct 1876 - 22 Oct 1961 - Mother
LOONEY, Jess B. - 7 Mar 1870 - 18 Apr 1961 - Father
GARMON, Mary Bell - 1896-1951
(Evans,Looney,Looney,Garmon in brick enclosure)
TARBUTTON, Georgia A. - 6 June 1861 - 9 Oct 1865
dau of J.C. & Mary Tarbutton
TARBUTTON, Era F. - 26 Mar 1872 - 24 Aug 1873
dau of J.C. & Mary Tarbutton
TARBUTTON, Susan Lee - 29 Mar 1883 - 3 Oct 1883
dau of J.C. & Mary Tarbutton
TARBUTTON, John C. - 22 Dec 1833 - 14 June 1905 - Mason
TARBUTTON, Mary E. - 3 Aug 1840 - 5 July 1911
wife of J.C. Tarbutton
FOWLER, A. D. - 3 Apr 1865 - 4 Apr 1937 - Mason
BELL, Tishie - 23 Feb 1902 - 8 Sept 1906
dau of J.H. & Lilla Bell
CHILES, Morris M. - 1 June 1879 - 10 Feb 1951
CHILES, Carl - 2 Oct 1903 - 3 Dec 1949
Texas 1st Sgt. Cavalry W.W.I & II
CHILES, Mrs. Jean - d. 5 Dec 1949
HOLMES, Robert C. - 5 Nov 1916 - 3 Dec 1949
Texas Pvt. 8 Cavalry
SANDERS, John N. - 9 Aug 1875 - 20 Mar 1957 - Mason
SANDERS, Hattie F. - 30 Jan 1887 - 6 Apr 1975
SANDERS, Clyde A. - 2 Apr 1914 - 23 Mar 1977
ARNOLD, Bertha Mae - 1892 - 1928
ARNOLD, Sidney J. - 12 July 1882 - 22 Dec 1946
:ARNOLD, George W. - 20 Apr 1852 - 31 Dec 1926
:ARNOLD, Mary E. - 24 Sept 1854 - 8 Aug 1944
ARNOLD, J. E. - 4 Sept 1878 - 10 Sept 1925
ARNOLD, Charles T. - 29 Jan 1884 - 15 Oct 1908
ARNOLD - Infants of G.W. & M.E. Arnold
dau. b. & d. 3 June 1883
son b. 1 Dec 1886 - d. 27 Dec 1886
ARNOLD, Mattie - 11 Aug 1889 - 18 Aug 1890
dau of G.W. & M.E. Arnold
ARNOLD, Jessie - 29 Mar 1891 - 23 June 1892
Son of G.W. & M.E. Arnold
ARNOLD, Juel - 13 Apr 1894 - 11 Apr 1903
dau of G.W. & M.E. Arnold
ARNOLD, James - 3 Aug 1819 - 17 Nov 1904
:BELL, James A. - 15 Nov 1849 - 30 June 1908 - Father
:BELL, Nancy M. - 10 June 1857 - 25 July 1926 - Mother
TOMME, James 0. - 27 Aug 1874 - 6 Aug 1899
TOMME, Dera Elizabeth - 9 Dec 1879 - 16 Oct 1899
:TOMME, S. A. - 16 Apr 1853 - 26 Feb 1926
:TOMME, A. G. - b. 24 Apr 1847 - (no death date)
BLAIR, Lydia Almeda - 13 Mar 1883 - 8 July 1980
TOMME, Gladys Holder - 28 Nov 1900 - 14 Apr 1977
TOMME, Marshall M. Sr. - 7 Aug 1894 - 28 Nov 1949
Texas AS USNRF - W.W.I
DUMAS, Raymond B. - 30 Oct 1897 - 2 Dec 1966
Texas Pvt Medical Dept. -W.W. II
GEE, Verda Dumas - 9 Aug 1895 - 21 Aug 1914
wife of S. L. Gee
DUMAS, Cora Iva (BURTON) - 12 Oct 1891 - 27 Dec 1972
wife of W. E. Dumas - Mother
DUMAS, William E. - 6 July 1870 - 1 Mar 1938
DUMAS, Lida - 6 Dec 1874 - 19 June 1912
wife of W. E. Dumas
DUMAS, Jack - 23 Dec 1899 - 22 June 1901
son of W. E. & Lida Dumas
:RUCKER, Lizzie - 1891-1977
:RUCKER, John T. - 1881-1945
RUCKER, Elsie M. - 6 Sept 1882 - 5 Aug 1900
wife of Toni Rucker
RUCKER, Ila M. - 15 July 1900 - 22 Oct 1900
Infant of Mr. & Mrs. Tom Rucker
RUCKER, Jathan Ben - 11 July 1911 - 13 Apr 1968
CHILES, Mrs. Mamie - d. 29 Nov 1903
aged 19 yrs 8 mos 21 days
RUCKER, J. F. - 6 July 1878 - 10 Oct 1901
son of J.B. & M.M. Rucker -Mason
RUCKER, Hazy - 27 Apr 1875 - 24 Feb 1916
dau of Mr. & Mrs. J.B. Rucker
RUCKER, Mrs. J. B. - 13 Apr 1853
3 Jan 1927 - Mother
RUCKER, J. B. - 4 Dec 1850 - 25 Jan 1925 - Father
:RUCKER, Grover B. - 1886-1966
:RUCKER, Mattie W. - 1890-1974
RUCKER, Robert - 27 Nov 1914 - 4 Dec 1929
son of Mr. & Mrs. G. B. Rucker
RUCKER, Orvis - 26 Sept 1913 - 29 Aug 1919
son of Mr. & Mrs. G.B. Rucker
:WARD, Martha E. - 1848-1931
:WARD, James F. - 1842-1927
ALLEN, Margrett J. - 7 Oct 1840 - 11 Apr 1919
wife of J. A. Allen
ALLEN, J. A. - 20 Dec 1830 - 13 Oct 1922
POTTER, Howard - 28 Oct 1897 - 11 Aug 1925
son of U.A. & C.A. Potter
POTTER, Infant - 23 Mar 1911 - 4 Apr 1911
dau of U.A. & C.A. Potter
POTTER, Cathrine Albertha - 1876-1951
POTTER, Ulysis Allen - 1868-1951
HAMMETT, William E. - 19 Jan 1894 - 23 Sept 1935
Texas Pvt 1 Cl 144 Inf. -36 Div.
:WARNER, Earl R. - 25 July 1872 - 10 July 1960 - Father
:WARNER, Rosa E. - 5 Jan 1876 - 22 Jan 1945 - Mother
:WARNER, Edith Earle - 15 May 1909 - 11 Nov 1912 - "Daughter"
WATTS, Arthur P. - 16 Mar 1895 - 7 Jan 1923
(Illegible metal funeral home marker)
ROLLINS, Sadie - 6 Apr 1900 - 28 Apr 1981
ROLLINS, Lee A. - 17 July 1893 - 13 June 1972
MILLER, William A. - 1 Apr 1876 - 14 Jan 1919
ALSTON, Minnie - 1879-1951 - Mother
:ALSTON, Clara - 1885-1917 - Mama
:ALSTON, Thomas - 1883-1967 - Papa
ROLLINS, Jay Dee - 5 May 1910 - 21 Apr 1983
CPL U.S. Army W.W.II
:GLASPIE, Henry L. - 7 Oct 1919 - 12 Apr 1978 - "Dad"
:GLASPIE, Sarah F. - b. 17 Aug 1923 - (only date) - "Mom"
GLASPIE, Lenora - 4 Apr 1851 - 29 Mar 1938
GLASPIE, Lee - 16 Aug 1851 - 10 June 1924
GLASPIE, Pearley - 9 July 1903 - 2 Apr 1925
(Metal Marker - no name)
GLASPIE, Ada - 1897-1945 - (metal marker only)
GLASPIE, Ed - 1896-1976 - (metal marker only)
GLASPIE, Edwin T. - 8 July 1923 - 1 Oct 1974 - PFC U.S.Army
DAVIS, William P. - 24 Feb 1878 - 24 Sept 1963
DAVIS, Chester Akin - 19 Sept 1907 - 1 May 1910
DAVIS, Mantie - 15 Aug 1882 - 19 June 1965 -"M.L.D."
BOLTON, Chester A. - 25 June 1911 - 7 Jan 1973
Texas Pvt U.S.Army W.W.II
HITT, Marie Gladys - 1925-1985
(Cottle Funeral Home Marker, from Troup)
DAVIS, Jimmy (Hayward/Gaywood)- 13 Jan 1901 - 7 Feb 1984
aged 83 yrs 0 mos 24 days
(metal marker with middle name marked over as Gaywood)
JOHNSON, Samuel M. - 19 May 1849 - 24 Oct 1918
"S.M.J." - W.0.W. memorial
McGREGOR, Russell - 7 Oct 1911 - 29 Nov 1927
McGREGOR, F. Iris - 27 July 1916 - 27 Jan 1920
McGREGOR, T. J. - 13 Mar 1888 - 2 Sept 1931 - W.O.W. memorial
RUCKER, Jack Sidney - 7 Nov 1924 - 6 Jan 1925
:RUCKER, Joe - 24 Aug 1892 - 10 Mar 1977 -
:RUCKER, Bertha - b. 5 Aug 1894 - (only date)
:REED, Gus - 23 Dec 1883 - 17 Jan 1970
:REED, Louella M. - 16 Sept 1891 - 1 Apr 1943
McGREGOR, Laura - 8 Aug 1859 - 24 Apr 1929 - wife of J.W.
McGREGOR, J. W. - 19 Aug 1852 - 20 May 1908
McGREGOR, Zora Lee - 6 Mar 1894 - 5 Nov 1978
:McGREGOR, Allie K. - 19 Sept 1884 - 22 Sept 1951 - Mother
:McGREGOR, William G. - 16 Sept 1885 - 30 May 1963 - Father
McNAIR, Effie - 25 Apr 1880 - 15 Oct 1920 - wife of J. P. McNair
McNAIR, Jewel Maurine - 1903-1917
McNAIR, Clarkie Mae - 1901-1905
CHILES, Ethel E. - 16 Aug 1910 - 11 Jan 1911
CHILES, Emma F. - 24 Oct 1874 - 7 Dec 1910
FARLEY, Mary E. - 4 Aug 1851 - 18 Nov 1922
FARLEY, J. M. - 12 June 1849 - 16 Aug 1905
:THERIOT, Wilfred - 12 Oct 1915 - 6 Jan 1953
:THERIOT, Annelle - b. 11 Sept 1922 - (only date)
:HAMILT0N, Robert E. - 19 Aug 1941 - 23 Sept 1967
: Texas 5P4 HQ & HQ Det 709 HP BN
:HAMILTON - (double marker, but no information on this half)
TURNER, Guy I. - 6 July 1905 - 10 Dec 1968
DECK, Glenn R. - 12 Mar 1916 - 16 Aug 1971 - Mason - Dad
:BELL, Earl - 13 Dec 1879 - 2 Nov 1961 - Wed 6 Dec 1925
: (Metal marker reads Earl E. Bell
: from Forrester Funeral Home, Troup)
:BELL, Fannie Adams - b. 15 Jan 1903 - (only date)
:PRICE, Sterling J. - 25 Mar 1907 - 27 Nov 1957
:PRICE, Nancy Lois - 6 Jan 1912 - 21 Nov 1977
BELL, Joe M. - 30 Jan 1883 - 16 Sept 1940
FUSSELL, Newell - 9 Jan 1899 - 1 Mar 1979
Pvt. U.S.Army W.W.II
OVERTON, Veda E. - 21 Mar 1895 - 19 Apr 1984 -
(metal marker: Veda Rucker Overton - 89-0-28)
FRASIER, Lee Carrol - 1908-1960
:RUCK(ER), Leck B. - b. 18 June 1897 - (only date)
:RUCKER, J. Alton - b. 21 Jan 1897 - (only date)
:RUCKER, Ada E. - 13 Mar 1874 - 14 Jan 1950
:RUCKER, W. L. - 17 Sept 1873 - 20 Nov 1944
:CHENIER, Linnie R. - b. 25 Jan 1899 - (only date)
:CHENIER, Aaron B. - 8 Aug 1888 - 8 Nov 1973
MOORE, Tom - 22 May 1880 - 14 June 1966
MOORE, Mary Elizabeth - 13 Feb 1851 - 4 Jan 1918
MOORE, J. W. - 20 Feb 1835 - 8 Feb 1910 - Father
MOORE, John Henry - (Footstone only)
MOORE? -(Footstone only reading "lnfant daughter")
WILBOURN, Catherine - 3 Jan 1860 - 10 Aug 1951 - Mother
STOVALL, Sam T. - 10 Aug 1856 - 22 Feb 1918 -
(stone broken, but repaired)
STOVALL, John - (Footstone only)
STOVALL, William - (Footstone only)
STOVALL, Susan - (Footstone only)
STOVALL, Lewis - (Footstone only)
HUEY - Footstone: Ike Huey's baby
MOORE, Augusta - (Footstone only)
MOORE, Emma - (Footstone only)
MOORE, Eddie - (Footstone only)
MOORE - Footstone: Henry Moorets baby
MOORE, Tom & Mat -' (Footstone only)
MOORE, Bill - (Footstone only)
BOONE, Port - (Footstone only)
:WEBB, Jesse C. - 1891-1936
:WEBB, Pearl - 1891-1972 - (F.H. marker reads Pearl Ella Webb)
NARRAS, Willie A. - 29 Sept 1889 - S Sept 1949
NARRAS, J. J. - 18 Jan 1862 - 31 Dec 1949
NARRAS, Lula - 22 Jan 1858 - 21 Sept 1926 - wife of J. J. Narras
:FIELDS, George A. - 23 May 1872 - 22 Feb 1947
:FIELDS, Maggie - 17 June 1878 - 6 May 1976
FIELDS, James Albert - 2 Sept 1900 - 8 May 1920
SALMON, Andrew DeWayne - 19 Oct 1922 - 21 Oct 1922
SALMON - Infant son of Roy Morgan Salmon - 27 July 1925
(only one date)
DENDY, Sudie - 30 Oct 1876 - 25 Jan 1919
wife of T.M. Dendy - Mother
:WEBB, David W. - 10 July 1838 - 26 May 1922
:WEBB, Bettie - 1 July 1853 - 31 Dec 1940
PACE, Minnie C. - 1899-1974 - Mother
PACE, Roy Henry - 2 Oct 1890 - 11 Mar 1965
TX Pvt 335 Supply Co QMC - W.W. I
:COLWELL, Gracie May - 9 Sept 1906 - 21 Aug 1979
:COLWELL, Albert M - 17 May 1910 - 26 Aug 1979
:PACE, John W. - 25 Oct 1886 - 6 July 1934 - Brother
:PACE, Noel H. - 6 Feb 1860 - 4 Mar 1941 - Father
PACE, Ophelia~- 28 Feb 1866 - 13 Apr 1932 - Mother
:McKAY, Os~dyn 6 Oct 1872 - 1 June 1954
:McKAY, Bertha - 24 Jan 1880 - 25 Aug 1939
McKAY, Bernard - 21 Feb 1902 - 24 Aug 1927 - W.O.W. memorial
:FIELDS, J. A. - 7 Aug 1846 - 7 Apr 1924 - Father
:FIELDS, F. R. - 12 Mar 1846 - 12 Nov 1935 - Mother
(F.H.marker reads: Frances Fields - d. 13 Nov 1935
89 yrs 4 mos 0 days)
:SALMON, William Morgan - 14 June 1884 - 27 Aug 1936
:SALMON, Ludie Jane FIELDS - 13 Jan 1885 - 17 Apr 1936
MUSSLEWHITE - Infant dau of Frances Yvonne Musslewhite
b. 13 Nov 1940
WARREN, Louis Otis (Pete) - 5 Jan 1907 - 1 June 1938
WARREN, James Marcus (Jim) - 25 July 1902 - 29 Nov 1970
WOOD, Georgia G. -~ 1906-1941
ESCUE, Nicia J. - 1854-1931
BARRETT - Infant - 1933 (only date) - "Baby"
:LANEY, David E. - 1857-1936
:LANEY, Alsie C. - 1857-1948
(27 Nov 1857 - 16 Aug 1948 from earlier reading)
(One unmarked grave; another with F.H. marker, name worn off)
:CALDWELL, James W. - 1878-1927 - Papa
:CALDWELL, Parrie Dee - 1883-1928 - Mama
(F.H.marker, name gone, with Caidwell stones)
:YOUNG, J. W. - 19 Jan 1876 - 13 Oct 1966 - Father
:YOUNG, Betty - 10 July 1875 - 12 May 1966 - Mother
DORRELL, H. S. - 2 Jan 1905 - 22 Sept 1939
:WALLACE, J. M. (Buster) - 1872-1935 - Father
:WALLACE, Annie Belle - 1872-1962 - Mother
HEDGECAUGH, J. W. - 3 Mar 1893 - 29 June 1935 - Son
:HEDGECOUGH, Nettie Pack - 3 Sept 1876 - 21 Sept 1962
:HEDGECOUGH, Asher - 16 Sept 1860 - 17 Nov 1940
:BOSHEARS, Ben F. - 5 July 1902 - 27 Nov 1956 - Husband
:BOSHEARS, Martha A. - 20 June 1902 - 20 Oct 1978 - Wife
EPPERSON - Infant, Charles Ray Epperson - 14 Nov 1943 - (only date)
BAIN, Samie - 12 June 1916 - 15 May 1920 - son of T.B. & S. E. BAIN
:BAIN, Sarah D. - 23 Apr 1880 - 16 Apr 1948 - Mother
:BAIN, Thomas B. - 14 Oct 1879 - 29 May 1954 - Father
BAIN, Oscar Leroy - 29 Mar 1937 - 7 Apr 1937
:FRANKLIN, Willie T. - 28 Mar 1888 - 3 June 1960 - Daddy
:FRANKLIN, Bertha M. - 3 June 1896 - 5 Dec 1981 - Mother
:FRANKLIN, Billie - 1862-1937
:FRANKLIN, Mary Ann - 1858-1938
(Unreadable F.H. marker)
MARTIN, Blake L. - 6 Jan 1918 - 22 Apr 1951
TX PFC 3610 SVC COMD UNIT - W.W. II
MARTIN - Baby - 12 Oct (1941?) - 14 Oct (1941?)
:PEERY, Caswell Alonzo - 26 Aug 1876 - 19 Nov 1954 - Daddy
:PEERY, Judea Elizabeth - 27 Feb 1876 - 13 Mar 1966 - Mama
DAVIS, Homer Daniel - 10 July 1932 - 3 June 1943
DAVIS, Vesta A. - 21 July 1912 - (only date)
DAVIS, Homer Daniel, Sr. - 8 Mar 1907 - 5 Apr 1979
BIRDWELL, Gregory Todd - 13 July 1966 - 16 July 1966
BIRDWELL, Tammy Renee - 25 Sept 1965 - 27 Sept 1965
BURKS, Charles Henry - 26 Sept 1917 - 7 Feb 1970 - Daddy
:SHUBERT, John W. - 2 Nov 1865 - 2 Feb 1954 - Daddy
:SHUBERT, Francis E. - 8 Jan 1869 - 29 Dec 1953 - Mama
BOGLE, Joseph M. - 1874-1961
BOGLE, Mary B. - 1879-1947
:DICKSON, Charles H. - 1874-1948
:DICKSON, Nina - 1885-1975 - Mother




LOONEY, Preston P. - 10 Apr 1890 - 11 Dec 1951
TX PVT 133 MG BN 36 Div. - W.W. I
:COLBY, James H. - 13 Jan 1898 - 16 Feb 1966
: Married 8 July 1919 - Father
:COLBY, Lucy P. - b. 15 Feb 1904 - (only date) - Mother
:FIELDS, John F. - 4 May 1924 - 31 July 1978 - Dad - Wed 24 Dec 1948
: PFC U.S. Army W.W.II
:FIELDS, Bertha A. - b. 11 Mar 1923 - (only date)
FIELDS, Jerry Ray - 1 Nov 1954 - 14 Nov 1955 - "Baby"
(picture on stone)
FIELDS, Richard D. Jr. - 2 Feb 1932 - (only date) - Son
McMICHAEL, Avis Maurine - 27 Aug 1924 - 7 Aug 1974 - Mother
:FIELDS, Richard D. - 20 Nov 1873 - 1 Dec 1959
:FIELDS, Leta Mae - b. 21 Dec 1905 - (only date)
MILLER, Morgan F. Jr. - 15 Feb 1950 - 6 Nov 1969
(Picture on stone) - Son
MILLER, Lois M. - 28 Oct 1930 - 12 Apr 1975 -
(F.H. marker: Lois Marie Miller) - Mother
:BAIN, John J. - l897-1977~- Father
:BAIN, Frances - 1902-1962 - Mother
:FIELDS, John Tom - 1 Apr 1881 - 5 Oct 1962 - Wedded 53 yrs - Papa
:FIELDS, W. Mignon - 5 Aug 1890 - 17 June 1973
(F.H. marker: Wrenie Mignon Fields) - Mama
:BURGINS, Virgil M. Sr. - 6 July 1894 - 5 Apr 1979
:BURGINS, Lurinda Shubert - b. 4 July 1893 - (only date)
PAGE, Mrs. Robert C. (Lula) - d. 12 Oct 1975 - 79 yrs 11 mo 19 days
(2 unmarked graves, unreadable funeral home marker, & sunken bricks)
BURKS, Kenneth Rudolph - 1921-1984 (Cottle F.H. marker, of Troup)
BURKS, Faye Elizabeth - 1932-1984 (Cottle F.H. marker of Troup)
*CHIL(D br E), (0 or A)ffie Smith - 6 Dec 1885 - ? Jan 1961
*LANEY, John Edward - 28 Apr 19(5?)O - 2 July 1956
*These not found in 1985 reading, but found in earlier reading.