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Providence Cemetery

Barton Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.2737 N;  Longitude, -87.4415 W
Congressional Location:NE-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 8; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 9W
Common Directions:

Located adjacent to Providence Church, on the south side of County Road 550S, at the intersection with County Road 675E; about 3 miles west of Somerville.

Last updated  11 Nov 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources. There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.   The original of this list apparently was created in the early 1980's.  Corrections and updates to the old list have been made, newer burials have been added and updates to Notes & Inscriptions have been made.  There may have been other graves that are now unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#                                    Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Bridges

Priscilla

12 Mar 1941

22 Feb 2013

nee BUCK.  Wife of Jerry Paul KELL, 1st; and Kenneth Otto BRIDGES, 2nd.  Daughter of Alva G & June Barbara BUCK.

(Click here to view obituary.)

3870

E

5

Broadwell

Clara E

--

10 Oct 1894

Daughter of W P & P E BROADWELL 

Age 12 YRS & 9 MO.

9272

W

15

Broadwell

Ethel Cousert

1884

1911

nee COUSERT.  First wife of Thomas F BROADWELL.  Married 8 Jun 1902.

8446

C

6

Broadwell

Thomas F

29 Oct 1880

30 Dec 1923

Husband of Ethel (COUSERT) BROADWELL.  Married 8 Jun 1902.

Age 43 Yrs 2 Mo 1 Day.

8450

C

7

Brown

Perry G 

15 Mar 1835

29 Jun 1867

Company "E", 65th. Indiana Volunteers 

(Note:  Bottom of stone is illegible.)

8931

W

8

Bruce

Barbara A

1933

1933

  --

9282

W

16

Bruce

Bryce J

26 Dec 1952

5 Jun 2008

Husband of Nancy L (WILLIS) BRUCE.  Married 25 Aug 1973.  Son of Dale & Norma Jean BRUCE.


“Son:  David W”


(Click here to view obituary.)

8194

E

10

Bruce

Clarence L

1905

1948

Husband of Irma M BRUCE.

8139

E

8

Bruce

Ethel I

1917

1966

Wife of Roy M BRUCE 

8161

E

9

Bruce

Infant

1939

1939

Infant daughter of Kenneth M & Lucille BRUCE. 

8216

E

10

Bruce

Irma M

1911

19__

Wife of Clarence L BRUCE.

8139

E

8

Bruce

James W

1886

1953

Husband of Stella (MAXAM) BRUCE 

8160

E

9

Bruce

Kenneth M

30 Oct 1905

20 Feb 1985

Husband of Lucille BRUCE.  Son of James Wilber & Stella BRUCE 

8217

E

10

Bruce

Lucille

9 Dec 1911

25 Nov 1969

Wife of Kenneth M BRUCE 

8217

E

10

Bruce

Nancy L

14 Aug 1952

--

nee WILLIS.  Wife of Bryce J BRUCE.  Married 25 Aug 1973.

“Son:  David W”

8194

E

10

Bruce

Roy M “Jim”

1913

1989

Husband of Ethel I. BRUCE.  Son of James Wilber & Stella BRUCE 

8161

E

9

Bruce

Stella M

1884

1943

nee MAXAM.  Wife of James W BRUCE 

8160

E

9

Bruce

William E

19 Aug 1879

3 Jun 1947

--

8140

E

8

Buck

Aeldine G

--

16 Nov 1927

Infant daughter of Benjamin H & Augusta C BUCK.

8352

C

4

Buck

Augusta C

1896

1940

Wife of Benjamin BUCK.

“Mother”

8351

C

4

Buck

Benjamin H

1897

1967

Husband of Augusta BUCK.

“Father”

8351

C

4

Buck

James E "Jim"

1 Nov 1950

--

Husband of Tara Michele (HICKS) BUCK. 


Married 17 Aug 1974.


3340

E

3

Buck

Mabel B

13 Jul  1902

7 Mar 2005

nee HARBISON.  Wife of George N RILEY, 1st and Benjamin H BUCK, 2nd.  Daughter of James T & Flora (AYDELOTTE) HARBISON.

(Note:  Buried with first husband, George RILEY.)


(Click here to view obituary.)


8221

E

10

Buck

Tara Michele

17 Oct 1950

26 Apr 2013

nee HICKS.  Wife of James E "Jim" BUCK. 


Married 17 Aug 1974.


Daughter of William Curtis & Peggy Jean HICKS.


(Click here to view obituary.)


3340

E

3

Burchfield

Catherine

--

12 Jul 1878

Daughter of Thomas & Sarah BIRCHFIELD.

Aged 30 yrs

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burchfield

Sarah

--

12 Jul 1881

Wife of Thomas BURCHFIELD.

Aged 74 yrs

8534

C

11

Burchfield

Thomas

--

25 Dec 1880

Son of Thomas & Sarah BIRCHFIELD.

Aged 28 yrs

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burden

Ina Marie

5 Feb 1925

5 Sep 1998

nee WILLIS.  Wife of Robert L BURDEN.

8042

E

5

Burden

Robert L

16 May 1934

15 Jan 1999

Husband of Ina Marie (WILLIS) BURDEN.

US Navy, Korea.

8042

8043

E

5

Burnes

Buelah

16 Oct 1935

16 Oct 1935

  --

8343

C

4

Burnes

Clarence L

1905

1948

Husband of Irma BURNES 

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burnes

Clifford

3 Jan 1928

5 Jan 1928

  --

8343

C

4

Burnes

Daniel L

1877

1964

  --

8012

E

5

Burnes

Donald Lee

17 Apr 1939

30 Dec 1987

--

7953

E

3

Burnes

Earl

15 Mar 1924

18 Mar 1924

  --

8343

C

4

Burnes

Heschel W

21 Sep 1922

7 Jun 1980

Husband of Elva BURNES.


“Father” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8055

E

6

Burnes

Irma M

1911

--

Wife of Clarence BURNS 

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burnes

John William

1867

22 Jan 1952

Husband of Mary Lillie (CAHALLA) BURNES  


Married  30 Dec 1951.

8098

E

7

Burnes

Larry

20 May 1921

11 Jun 1941

  --

8343

C

4

Burnes

Leonard

21 Oct 1936

26 Oct 1936

  --

8343

C

4

Burnes

Mary Lillie

1873

1964

nee CAHALLA.  Wife of John William BURNES.


Married 30 Dec 1889.

8098

E

7

Burnes

Nellie E

21 Jan 1901

30 Dec 1971

Wife of Russell BURNES.

7983

E

4

Burnes

Russell W

24 Sep 1896

14 May 1972

Husband of Nellie BURNES.

7983

E

4

Burns

Cheryl E

9 Nov 1944

9 Aug 2017

nee WILSON.  Wife of Wendell E BURNS. 


Married 2 Sep 1966. 


Daughter of Oris Orvel WILSON & Mary (SCHMITZ) WILSON SHAY. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0289


E

1

Burns

Claude E

1906

--

Husband of Dessie BURNS 

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burns

Dessie P

1907

--

Wife of Claude BURNS 

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burns

Dewey M

8 Jul 1898

15 Aug 1984

Husband of Virginia M BURNS 

7925

E

2

Burns

Doyle E

15 Nov 1925

31 Jul 2001

Husband of Patsy (SKELTON) BURNS. 


Married 1 Jun 1951.


“Our Daughter:  Kathleen Mae’

“Our Granddaughters:  Natalie Mrie, Norene Malia, Erica Jade”


Pvt., US Army, Korea.

3328

7959

7960

E

3

Burns

Ethel

1 Mar 1906

14 Jun 1975

nee GENTRY.  Wife of Lonie S. BURNS.

8015

E

5

Burns

Franklin D

--

10 Nov 1881

Aged 10 yrs 8 ds.

9430

W

20

Burns

Ichal W

1922

1980

  --

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burns

John Carlos

9 Jan 1929

12 Jan 1929

Son of George W & Tillie BURNS 

9087

W

12

Burns

Lillian Shay

--

28 Apr 2008

Infant daughter of Jeff BURNS & Misty BUTLER.


(Note:  On same marker as William Alan Critchfield”)


(Click here to view obituary.)


8458

C

7

Burns

Lonie S 

28 Feb 1893

22 Jul 1965

Husband of Ethel (GENTRY) BURNS.


Indiana, Private 8th. Company, Coast Artillery,  WW I. 

8015

8016

E

5

Burns

Patsy A

3 Jan 1933

24 Dec 2015

nee SKELTON.  Wife of Doyle E BURNS. 


Daughter of Arcillian & Helen (BLACKETER) SKELTON.


Married 1 Jun 1951.


“Our Daughter:  Kathleen Mae’

“Our Granddaughters:  Natalie Mrie, Norene Malia, Erica Jade” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3328

7959

E

3

Burns

Robert A

--

10 Feb 1864

Son of D & A E BURNS 

Aged 3 mos 1 dys

8885

W

7

Burns

Wendell E

12 Aug 1942

1 Sep 2011

Husband of Cheryl  (WILSON) BURNS. 


Married 2 Sep 1966. 


Son of Lonie & Ethel (GENTRY) BURNS. 


YN3, US Navy, Vietnam.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0289


0290

E

1

Burns

Virginia M

10 May 1902

9 Dec 1978

Wife of Dewey W BURNS 

7925

E

2

Burns

William E

19 Aug 1879

3 Jun 1947

  --

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Burton

Alexander

1 May 1836

20 Jun 1900

Husband of Mary E BURTON.

9416

W

20

Burton

Amos

--

12 Dec 1869

Husband of Mary (SHANE) BURTON


Aged about 70 Years.

9449

W

20

Burton

Bertis M

10 Jan 1887

30 Dec 1972

Husband of Stella M BURTON, 1st; and Ona E BURTON, 2nd

8311

C

3

Burton

Charles Roy

26 Nov 1908

5 Jan 1993

Son of Bertis M & Stella M BURTON.

“Dad”

8312

C

3

Burton

Daniel

22 Sep 1842

18 Jul 1861

Son of Amos & Mary (SHANE) BURTON.

9448

W

20

Burton

David M

19 Dec 1862

1 Aug 1912

Husband of Sarah J BURTON.

“Buckskin Camp No 64” 

8305

C

3

Burton

Delila H

2 Jan 1832

19 Dec 1900

nee MOATS.  Wife of Benjamin BURTON.  Married 16 Oct 1856.  Daughter of John & Mary (HUFFSTUTLER) MOATS. 

Age:  68 years, 11 months, 17 days. (Gibson County Health Dept. H-34, p. 21.)

No headstone found or identified.
 

W

?

Burton

Eliza

--

15 Mar 1862

Daughter of L & S BURTON 

Aged 6 Ys 7 Ms 7 ds

9362

W

18

Burton

Levi

--

5 Sep 1862

Aged 60 Years

9363

W

18

Burton

Margaret

--

7 Sep 1859

Daughter of Benjamin & Delilah (MOATS) BURTON 

Aged 8 da’s

9445

W

20

Burton

Margaret

19 Dec 1862

2 Apr 1865

Daughter of Alexander & Mary E BURTON

9439

W

20

Burton

Mary

--

1 Mar 1860

nee SHANE*  Wife of Amos BURTON.  Married 18 Jan 1827 in Fredrick County, Virginia.  Daughter of William & Hannah "Polly" (LIGHT) SHANE.


Aged 54 yrs 15 ds.

(Note:  Bottom of stone is missing.)


*Note:  Surname spelled variously as "Sheehan & Shehen)

9450

W

20

Burton

Mary A

--

26 Aug 1863

Daughter of Benjamin & Delilah (MOATS) BURTON 

Aged 11 ms 28 ds

9446

W

20

Burton

Mary E

28 Jul 1840

13 Apr 1903

Wife of Alexander BURTON.

9415

W

20

Burton

Ona E

19 Dec 1891

26 Jun 1986

Second wife of Bertis M BURTON 

8311

C

3

Burton

Samuel J

--

18 Oct 1866

Son of Alexander & Mary E BURTON.

Aged 1 yr 8 ms 18 ds

9436

W

20

Burton

Sarah J

1865

1952

Wife of David M BURTON 

8306

C

3

Burton

Stella M

12 Mar 1889

31 May 1914

First wife of Bertis BURTON 

8309

C

3

Section and Row definitions. 

For purposes of this listing the cemetery was divided into three sections:  East (E,) Center (C) and West (W).  Row were numbered beginning on the east side of each section.  Rows in the older West section are somewhat irregular.
8941
7897
7898 View of the East Section, looking south.
8228  View of the Center Section, looking south.
8576  View of the south half of the West Section, from the southwest corner of church.
  9460 USGS, Bench Mark at nothwest corner of cemetery.