Parker Moore Cemetery

Center Twp., Delaware County, Indiana

Burial Records - Stone Readings

Amelia Rodgers
reading on stone: top:
"For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass,
the grass withereth and the flower there of falleth away.
but the Word of the Lord endureth forever."
I Peter 1:24 - 25a.

Elijah Rodgers
reading on stone:
"There is Rest In Heaven"
"He cometh forth like a flower and is cut down,
in the morning it flourisheth and groweth up,
in the evening it is cut down and withereth."
Psalms 90: 5b - 6

Elijah Priest Jr. died Oct. 6, 1855, aged 28 years, 2 mo. & 19 days
reading on stone:
"Why do we mourn departing friends or shake at death alarms,
Tis but the voice that Jesus sends To call them to his arms"

Parker Truitt
Died at Chattanooga, Tenn Dec. 18, 1863
In the service of his country from the effects of a wound received at the the Battle of Mission Ridge
Aged 23 Yrs 5 Mo 26 D's
A soldier in Co.I, 57 Reg. Ind Vol.
"He's gone where battles rage no more, He's gone but to be blest
Where fifes and drums and cannons roar, Shall ne'er disturb his rest
So sleep the brave who sink to rest, With all there countrys wishes blest"

Wife of Geo. N. Shaw
Died Dec. 6, 1857 Aged 16 yrs & 10ds.
"Her end was peaceful and serene, No terror on her looks was seen
An angels smile dispersed the gloom, And smoothed her passage to the tomb"
Submitted by: Mark Kreps

Readings added on Nov 15, 2004:
Wm. Barnhouse
Co. C. 12 Ind. Inf.
(veterans record reflect Barnhouse died in 1901)

Wife of Isaac Freeman
Died Feb 15, 1871
Aged 69 Yrs 11mo & 18 ds

Henry Jerles
Died Jan 20, 1869
38 yrs 10 m & 11d
One soldier in Co. B, 21 Reg. 1 Ind
Hevy (sic) Artillery
"He's gone where battles rage no more, He's gone but to be blest
Where fife and drumms and cannons roar, Shall nev disturb his rest."

Lewis Moore has 2 markers
new veterans marker inscription:
Lewis Moore
Pvt. Kendall's Co. Ohio Cav
War of 1812
1792 -1841
Original previously broken marker belonging to Lewis Moore inscription:
Lewis Moore
died Nov 28, 1841
age 49 years 9 Mo & 20 days

John Moore
Pvt Rupte's Co. Ohio Mil
War of 1812
1773 - 1839
Submitted by: Mark Kreps