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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  16 Jul 2011

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

Wilhite

Charles

1875

1942

Husband of Elizabeth WILHITE 

8282

C

2

Wilhite

Chester C

1837

1894

Husband of Sarah A WILHITE 

9078

W

11

Wilhite

Elizabeth

1888

1920

Wife of Charles WILHITE 

8282

C

2

Wilhite

George W

1854

1953

  --

8144

E

8

Wilhite

Isaac

1875

1952

  --

8145

E

8

Wilhite

Jesse C 

20 Apr 1887

17 May 1970

Indiana, Pvt. 9th Co, 158th Depot Brig., WW I.

8142

8143

E

8

Wilhite

Rosa

1889

1981

  --

8147

E

8

Wilhite

Ruth

1892

1965

  --

8146

E

8

Wilhite

Samuel

21 Jan 1874

17 Mar 1904

Son of Chester C & Sarah A WILHITE.

9077

W

11

Wilhite

Sarah A

1846

1909

Wife of Chester WILHITE 

9078

W

11

Wilkins

Anna

1888

1967

Wife of William J WILKINS.

“Mother”

8170

E

9

Wilkins

Connie Jean

14 Mar 1960

26 Mar 1960

--

8175

E

9

Wilkins

Donna M

20 May 1933

24 Nov 1993

nee SEALS.  Wife of John H WILKINS.

8040

E

5

Wilkins

J Pearl

1929

1986

“Mother”

7952

E

3

Wilkins

John H

16 Dec 1922

21 Oct 1994

Husband of Donna (SEALS) WILKINS.

Cpl., US Army, WW II.

8040

8041

E

5

Wilkins

John M

23 Sep 1872

4 Nov 1873

Son of S & F E WILKENS 

9396

W

19

Wilkins

R

4 Apr 1874

27 Apr 1874

Infant son of S & F E WILKINS 

9396

W

19

Wilkins

Rachel

26 Mar 1913

14 Oct 1944

Wife of William Arthur WILKINS.

8169

E

9

Wilkins

Stephen R

25 Oct 1949

--

Husband of Sue L WILKINS.

8026

E

5

Wilkins

Sue L

29 Aug 1952

22 Jan 1980

Wife of Stephen R WILKINS.

8026

E

5

Wilkins

William Arthur

28 Jul 1911

9 Apr 1989

Husband of Rachel WILKINS.

8169

E

9

Wilkins

William J

1884

1958

Husband of Anna WILKINS.

“Father”

8170

E

9

Williams

Adrain Dawyne

8 Mar 1925

16 Aug 2009

Husband of Elizabeth (RILEY) WILLIAMS.  Married 19 Jan 1946.  Son of Ora & Rosie (JENKINS) WILLIAMS.

“Our Sons:  Larry & Dennis”

AS, US Navy.  WW II.

8114

8115

E

7

Williams

Alfred

1845

1916

Husband of Emily WILLIAMS

“Father” 

8983

W

9

Williams

Alfred N

31 Aug 1920

17 Sep 2000

TEC 4, US Army, WW II.

8979

8980

W

9

Williams

Amanda A

22 Jan 1877

4 Nov 1878

Daughter of Alfred & Emily A WILLIAMS 

8975

W

9

Williams

Carolyn

6 Dec 1940

--

Daughter of Estel R WILLIAMS 

8020

E

5

Williams

Chester

1881

1967

Husband of Mabel M WILLIAMS 

8981

W

9

Williams

Connie Jean

14 Mar ????

26 ??? 1960

  --

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Williams

Edith F

1900

--

Wife of Jesse H WILLIAMS 

8386

C

5

Williams

Elizabeth M

7 Nov 1926

--

nee RILEY.  Wife of Adrain Dawyne WILLIAMS.  Married 19 Jan 1946.

“Our Sons:  Larry & Dennis”

8114

8115

E

7

Williams

Emily A

1850

1917

Wife of Alfred WILLIAMS

“Mother” 

8982

W

9

Williams

Estel R 

16 Jun 1916

30 Mar 1971

Husband of Juanita WILLIAMS

Indiana, S2, US Navy, WW II.

(Note:  Military plaque gives date of birth as 25 Jun 1916.)

8020

8021

E

5

Williams

Floell

1919

19__

Wife of Gilbert G WILLIAMS.

Buried in Blackfoot, WA. 

8382

C

5

Williams

Geraldine J

1927

1927

Daughter of Jesse H & Edithe F WILLIAMS 

8386

C

5

Williams

Gilbert G

1905

1951

Husband of Floell WILLIAMS 

8382

C

5

Williams

Infant

--

--

(Note:  Buried adjacent to Willie & Leona WILLIAMS.)

8383

C

5

Williams

James Oral

1 Jun 1920

--

Husband of Mara Lou WILLIAMS.  Married 7 Feb 1948. 

8197

E

10

Williams

Jesse H

1887

1926

Husband of Edith F WILLIAMS 

8386

C

5

Williams

Joan M

25 Dec 1936

18 May 2010

nee HOMA.  Wife of Robert Lee WILLIAMS, Sr.  Daughter of John & Josephine HOMA.

“Our Children:  Robert Lee Jr, Deborah Ann, Joseph Lee”

(Click here to view obituary.)

8033

8034

E

5

Williams

Joseph Lee

28 Jun 1968

16 Dec 1988

Son of Robert Lee “BUCK” & Joan M (HOMA) WILLIAMS, Sr.

(Note:  On same stone as his brother, Robert Lee WILLIAMS, Jr.)

8032

E

5

Williams

Juanita E

8 Jun 1918

13 Apr 1994

nee DAVIS.  Wife of Estell WILLIAMS..

8020

E

5

Williams

Leona

1897

1977

Wife of Willie WILLIAMS.

8384

C

5

Williams

Leonard 

13 Feb 1907

6 Apr 1980

SSgt.,  US Army, WW II. 

8199

E

10

Williams

Leroy

23 Feb 1922

10 Jul 1922

Son of Willie & Leona WILLIAMS 

8384

C

5

Williams

Mabel M

1890

1906

Wife of Chester F WILLIAMS 

8981

W

9

Williams

Mahala Cousert

1826

1903

nee COUSART.

“Grandmother”

8467

C

8

Williams

Mara Lou

12 Oct 1925

--

Wife of James Oral WILLIAMS.  Married 7 Feb 1948. 

8197

E

10

Williams

Mary Jo

--

--

(Note:  Buried adjacent to Willie & Leona WILLIAMS.)

8383

C

5

Williams

Ora D

1892

1957

Husband of Rosa WILLIAMS 

8002

E

5

Williams

Robert Lee, Jr.

18 Apr 1961

6 Apr 2004

Husband of Cindy WILLIAMS.  Son of Robert Lee “Buck” & Joan M (HOMA) WILLIAMS, Sr.

(Note:  On same stone as his brother, Joseph Lee WILLIAMS.)

8032

E

5

Williams

Robert Lee, Sr. “Buck”

8 Aug 1936

28 Mar 2008

Husband of Joan M (HOMA) WILLIAMS.

“Our Children:  Robert Lee Jr, Deborah Ann, Joseph Lee”

8033

8034

E

5

Williams

Rosa F

1900

9 Nov 1977

Wife of Ora D WILLIAMS.

8002

E

5

Williams

Sarah Hester

1874

1930

“Mother”

8552

C

11

Williams

William, Jr. “Bill”

30 Sep 1932

26 Apr 1985

--

8385

C

5

Williams

Willie

1884

1963

Husband of Leona WILLIAMS.

8384

C

5

Willis

David A

6 Jan 1959

--

Husband of Debra S (BISHOP) WILLIS.  Married 1 Sep 1979.

“Our Children:  Shannon Marie, Megan Ashley”

8053

8054

E

6

Willis

Debra S

13 May 1958

10 Aug 2000

nee BISHOP.  Wife of David WILLIS.

Married 1 Sep 1979.

“Our Children:  Shannon Marie, Megan Ashley”

8053

8054

E

6

Willis

Elsie M

15 May 1929

--

nee MEIER.  Wife of Kenneth E WILLIS, Sr.


Married 2 Jul 1949.


“Our Children:  Kenny E Jr, Nancy L, David A”

8195

8196

E

10

Willis

Kenneth E, Sr.

6 Jun 1929

27 Apr 2016

Husband of Elsie M (MEIER) WILLIS. 


Married 2 Jul 1949. 


Son of Carl & Blanch (RAINEY) WILLIS.


“Our Children:  Kenny E Jr, Nancy L, David A” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8195

8196

E

10

Wilson

James A “Al”

17 Oct 1905

17 Dec 1993

Husband of Mabel M WILSON.

8391

C

5

Wilson

Mabel M

25 May 1915

7 Feb 2007

Wife of James A “Al” WILSON.

8391

C

5

Wilson

Oren

1 Jan 1811

22 Dec 1862

Husband of Martha G WILSON 

No headstone found or identified, August 2010.

?

?

Wire

Andrew J 

abt 1842

--

Son of John & Luciery WIRE.

Pvt., Company "H", 17th Indiana Infantry 

9301

W

16

Wire

Infant

6 Jan 1859

6 Jan 1859

Son of John F & Harriett WIRE. 

9212

W

14

Wire

John F

29 Oct 1836

2 Aug 1859

Consort of Harriett WIRE. 

9213

W

14

Wirth

Charles W

1869

1943

Husband of Elizabeth M “Lizzie” WIRTH 

9098

W

12

Wirth

Elizabeth M “Lizzie”

1871

1950

Wife of Charles W WIRTH 

9098

W

12

Wirth

Frieda

1893

1934

Daughter of Charles W & Elizabeth M “Lizzie” WIRTH.

9099

W

12

Wirth

Harry Eugene

6 Jun 1891

23 Dec 1895

Son of Charles W & Elizabeth M “Lizzie” WIRTH. 

9100

W

12

Witherow

James

Dec 1837

?

Pvt., Co. D, 58th Inf. Reg., Indiana, Civil War.


No headstone found or identified.
 

?

?

Witherspoon

Clarence

1 Oct 1873

17 Dec 1899

Age 26 Ys 2 Ms. & 16 D.

9084

W

11

Wood

J A J

16 Mar 1829

28 Feb 1868

--

9054

W

11

Wood

Thomas

--

26 Jan 1860

 Aged 23 yrs. 9 mos. 21 d’s.

9049

W

11

Woods

George W 

abt 1837

--

Company "H", 143rd. Indiana Infantry 

9358

W

18

Woods

James

30 Mar 1866

2 May 1908

  --

8434

C

7

Woods

John 

 15 Apr 1846

8 Feb 1905

Husband of Mary E WOODS.

Company "H", 143rd. Indiana Infantry 

8548

C

11

Woods

Lily O

24 Jan 1883

12 Aug 1883

Daughter of John & Mary WOODS.

8547

C

11

Woods

Mary E

27 Jul 1846

2 Feb 1883

Wife of John WOODS 

8546

C

11

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.