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Somerville Cemetery


Barton Township

Gibson County, Indiana


Coordinates:Latitude, 38.2744 N;  Longitude, -87.3816 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 2; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 9W
Common Directions:

Located around the Somerville Community Church, in Somerville, Indiana,  on both the north and south  sides of CR-550 S, between CR-1000 E and SR-57.

Last updated    06 Sep 2016

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.   
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions.

Photo#     Photo

Sect-

ion

Row

Pancake

Royal, Jr

6 Sep 1923

6 Sep 1923

--

7525

SE

11

Paul

David E

13 Jun 1921

4 May 2005

Husband of Marilyn A PAUL.

US Navy and Coast Guard, WW II.

7492

SE

10

Paul

Marilyn A

25 Feb 1931

15 Feb 2004

Wife of David E PAUL.

7492

SE

10

Pearson

Ernest C

10 Sep 1921

--

Husband of Wilma L PEARSON.

7302

NW

5

Pearson

James W

26 Apr 1849

1 Jun 1923

--

7398

SE

5

Pearson

Wilma L

24 May 1918

15 Dec 1991

Wife of Ernest PEARSON.

7302

NW

5

Perkins

Irene

1866

1953

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of Isaac R PERKINS.

7346

SE

1

Perkins

Isaac R

1870

1936

Husband of Irene PERKINS.

7346

SE

1

Petty

Viola L

15 Nov 1918

10 Nov 1978

“Mother”

7161

NE

12

Phelps

Billie Joe

27 Dec 1938

30 Jul 1997

Husband of Sharon (BELL) PHELPS.  Married 6 Sep 1958.

“Our Son:  Dean Kenneth”

“Our Grandchildren:  Austin and Tori”

SP4, US Army.

7246

7247

NE

15

Phelps

Sharon Sue

20 Nov 1939

--

nee BELL.  Wife of Billie Joe PHELPS.  Married 6 Sep 1958.

“Our Son:  Dean Kenneth”

“Our Grandchildren:  Austin and Tori”

7246

7247

NE

15

Phillips

Betty Darlene

4 Aug 1922

14 Aug 1976

Wife of G Melton PHILLIPS.

7325

NW

8

Phillips

G Melton

12 May 1921

15 Sep 1997

Husband of Betty Darlene PHILLIPS.

US Army, WW II.

7325

NW

8

Piercy

M Leon

25 Sep 1934

--

“Friend of Larry & Jesse”

7260

NW

1

Polk

Infant

--

--

--

Headstone not found or identified, Aug 2010.

S?

?

Porter

Jesse Isom

17 Mar 1888

20 Oct 1963

Husband of Mollie Jackson (SMITH) PORTER. 


Son of Isom& Emily (HARRIS) PORTER.

7201

NE

13

Porter

Mollie Jackson

29 May 1891

14 Jul 1966

nee SMITH.  Wife of Jesse Isom PORTER. 


Daughter of Thomas & Nancy (GRAY) SMITH.

7201

NE

13

Powers

Jewel Marie

--

7 Jul 1944

Daughter of Hilbert & Syble POWERS.

7526

SE

11

Powers

William Emory

--

11 Sep 1942

Son of Hilbert & Syble POWERS.

7527

SE

11

Pruitt

Nellie V

13 Nov 1912

24 Feb 1995

nee O’NEAL.  Daughter of George J & Sarah (REED) O’NEAL.

“Mother”

7489

SE

10

Pryor

Anna Sue

31 Aug 1952

--

--

7084

NE

8

Rader

Fred

1876

1950

Husband of Nellie RADER.

7129

NE

11

Rader

Nellie

1892

1949

Wife of Fred RADER.

7129

NE

11

Reagon

Sarah Jane

1889

1954

“Mother”

7062

NE

7

Reed

Barbara

--

--

--

Headstone not found or identified

S?

?

Reed

J A Franklin

1863

1918

Husband of Nellie (GEARS) REED.  Married 22 Feb 1885.

“Father”

7433

SE

7

Reed

Jarvis

--

--

--

Headstone not found or identified, Aug 2010.

S?

?

Reed

Michael A

22 Sep 1950

25 Nov 1975

Husband of Carolyn REED.

“Father of Charles”

7225

NE

14

Reed

Nellie

1865

1941

nee GEARS.  Wife of J A Franklin REED.  Married 22 Feb 1885.

“Mother”

7433

SE

7

Reed

William B

1918

1977

“Father”

“Brother”

7224

NE

14

Reel

Burley, Jr.

12 Mar 1935

--

Husband of Vonda M REEL.  Married 17 Oct 1967.

7385

SE

4

Reel

Vonda M

30 Aug 1936

12 Mar 2005

Wife of Burley REEL, Jr.  Married 17 Oct 1967.

7385

SE

4

Riddle

Della Sharp

1886

1983

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of Walter SHARP, 1st, married 23 Dec 1907; and William T RIDDLE, 2nd.

7637

SW

3

Riddle

William T

1860

1949

Second husband of Della (McGREGOR) SHARP RIDDLE.

7637

7638

SW

3

Riley

Darwin

21 Mar 1918

10 Jun 1992

Husband of Phyllis V (MASON) RILEY.


SSgt., US Army Air Corps, WW II.

1061

1062

7086

NE

8

Riley

Phyllis V

15 Nov 1927

13 Mar 2011

nee MASON.  Wife of Darwin RILEY.  Daughter of Shelby & Mary (DOERNER) MASON.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1061

NE

8

Rogers

Frank J

1881

1946

“Father”

7347

SE

1

Russell

Hollie Boyd

9 Dec 1946

26 Nov 1966

Son of Hollie W RUSSELL & Wilma RUSSELL PEARSON. 

Aviation Structural Mechanic 3rd Class
USS CORAL SEA, VA-25, TF 77, 7TH FLEET
United States Navy.
HOLLIE B RUSSELL is on the Wall at Panel 12E Line 123
www.VIRTUALWALL.org

(Click here to view obituary.)

7303

7304

NW

5

Rutledge

Ezekiel

21 Mar 1812

2 Mar 1891

Husband of Mary (HUNTER) RUTLEDGE.

7611

SW

1

Rutledge

Jemima

22 Oct 1836

4 Jul 1914

nee DOUGLAS.  Wife of John A RUTLEDGE.  Married 27 Feb 1855.

“Married”

7467

7468

SE

9

Rutledge

John A

28 Sep 1834

7 Jan 1906

Husband of Jemima (DOUGLAS) RUTLEDGE.  Married 27 Feb 1855.

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


7467

SE

9

Rutledge

Mary

17 Sep 1826

--

nee HUNTER.  Wife of Ezekiel RUTLEDGE.  Married 17 Jan 1867.

7612

SW

1

Schenks

Grover W

26 Jul 1939

26 Nov 2002

Pfc., US Army, Vietnam.

(Note:  On same stone as John H SCHENKS.)

7418

7419

SE

6

Schenks

John H

26 Nov 1940

1 Sep 1978

(Note:  On same stone as Grover W SCHENKS.)

7418

SE

6

Schmett

Christian H

27 Aug 1894

5 Jan 1976

Husband of Madia D SCHMETT.


Pvt., US Army, WW I.

7174

7175

NE

12

Schmett

Madia D

19 Oct 1900

6 Nov 1970

Wife of Christian H SCHMETT.

7174

NE

12

Schmidt

Marilyn Kay

12 Aug 1946

9 Aug 2002

“Mother of:  Sandy Kay, Michael William”

7111

7112

NE

9

Sells

Helen A

12 Jul 1892

26 Sep 1980

Wife of Robert H SELLS.

7311

NW

6

Sells

Robert H

12 Dec 1884

15 May 1967

Husband of Helen A SELLS.

7311

NW

6

Shane

Grace M

1887

1948

nee DUTT.  Wife of Harry A SHANE.  Married 8 Dec 1925, Marion Co., Indiana.

7139

NE

11

Shane

Harry A

1885

1958

Husband of Grace M (DUTT) SHANE.  Married 8 Dec 1925, Marion Co., Indiana.

7138

NE

11

Sharp

Avis A

1 Dec 1910

22 Nov 1991

nee JENKINS.  Wife of Eugene G SHARP.

7051

NE

6

Sharp

Eugene G

27 Dec 1908

26 Aug 1985

Husband of Avis A (JENKINS) SHARP.

7051

NE

6

Sharp

George Edmond

24 Aug 1927

9 Dec 2009

Husband of Judith Ann SHARP.

7035

NE

5

Sharp

Judith Ann

17 Mar 1931

--

Wife of George Edmond SHARP.

7035

NE

5

Sharp

Kenneth Lee

29 Jul 1937

24 Aug 2016

Husband of Roberta (BROCK) SHARP. 


Married:  11 Oct 1958. 


Son of Eugene & Avis (JENKINS) SHARP. 


US Army. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

Sharp

Russel W

1946

1961

--

7049

NE

6

Sharp

Walter

1887

1914

First husband of Della (McGREGOR) SHARP RIDDLE.  Married 23 Dec 1907.

7637

SW

3

Shenk

Barbara

1941

1978

--

Headstone not found or identified, Aug 2010.

S?

?

Shoultz

Walter

1886

1923

--

7417

SE

6

Simmons

Barbara E

22 Sep 1946

22 Dec 2011

nee FOLSOM.  Wife of William L SIMMONS.  Married 9 Nov 1968.  Daughter of Charles & Cleda (RICHARDSON) FOLSOM.


“Our Children:  Jerry, Minnie, Tona” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1059

1060

NE

8

Simmons

William L

24 Sep 1945

19 Apr 2009

Husband of Barbara E (FOLSOM) SIMMONS.  Married 9 Nov 1968.  Son of Rosemary SIMMONS.


“Our Children:  Jerry, Minnie, Tona”

1059

1060

NE

8

Simpson

Joel R

2 Nov 1933

4 Jan 2007

Son of Cecil & Mary (WHEELER) SIMPSON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7272

NW

2

Simpson

Sarah L Ingram

23 Apr 1861

3 Mar 1895

Wife of Jarrett M INGRAM, 1st; and George SIMPSON, 2nd, married 19 Nov 1890.

7702

SW

5

Skelton

Artemissa

21 Nov 1840

--

nee DUFF.  Wife of Elias SKELTON.  Married 21 Mar 1878.

7415

SE

6

Skelton

Clara E

1879

1959

Wife of Clarence O SKELTON.

7101

NE

9

Skelton

Clarence O

1872

1953

Husband of Clara E SKELTON.

7101

NE

9

Skelton

Earl J

1896

1960

Wife of Jeanetta A (WALKER) SKELTON.

7089

NE

8

Skelton

Elias

26 Nov 1836

30 Jan 1916

Husband of Artemissa (DUFF) SKELTON.  Married 21 Mar 1878.

Co. F, 42nd Reg. Ind. Vol.

7415

7416

SE

6

Skelton

Frank

1868

--

Husband of Helen (PEARSON) SKELTON.  Married 1 Apr 1893.  Son of Ralph SKELTON.

7396

SE

5

Skelton

Helen

1872

1919

nee PEARSON.  Wife of Frank SKELTON.  Married 1 Apr 1893.  Daughter of George PEARSON.

7396

SE

5

Skelton

Jeanetta A

1903

20 Nov 1984

nee WALKER.  Wife of Earl J SKELTON.

7089

NE

8

Skelton

Millard C

12 May 1895

14 Jun 1895

Son of J W & A A SKELTON.

7626

SW

2

Skomp

Mabel V

11 Sep 1910

29 Jul 1912

Daughter of Fred & Lucy (O’NEAL) SKOMP.

7420

SE

6

Slinker

Edward

2 Jun 1896

3 Aug 1969

Indiana, Pvt., Co., F, 78th Infantry, WW I.

7059

NE

6

Smith

Belva

17 Feb 1885

11 Jul 1904

--

7766

SW

8

Smith

Hester E

8 Apr 1866

28 May 1891

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of John E SMITH.  Married 9 Dec 1884.

7769

SW

8

Smith

John E

12 Jun 1854

10 Mar 1893

Husband of Hester E (McGREGOR) SMITH.  Married 9 Dec1884.

7769

SW

8

Smith

Martha

29 Jun 1839

30 Aug 1894

nee MARTIN.

7559

SE

14

Snitzler

Antone

?

?

(Note:  Added per 1939 WPA Veterans Graves Registration Survey.)

No headstone found or identified.
 

?

?

Sokeland

Estel

1894

1978

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of Martin W SOKELAND.  Married 19 Jan 1912.  Daughter of Samuel & M J McGREGOR.

7520

SE

11

Sokeland

Haskel K

1921

1922

Infant son of Martin W & Estel (McGREGOR) SOKELAND.

7521

SE

11

Sokeland

Martin Lemuel

27 Aug 1937

9 Oct 2011

Husband of Mary Juanita (MEIER) SOKELAND. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7519

SE

11

Sokeland

Martin W

1892

1957

Husband of Estel (McGREGOR) SOKELAND.  Married 19 Jan 1912.  Son of John & Martha A SOKELAND.

7520

SE

11

Sokeland

Mary Juanita

16 Dec 1941

--

nee MEIER.  Wife of Martin Lemuel SOKELAND.

7519

SE

11

Sovercool

Elizabeth Jane

--

25 Feb 1890

nee McGREGOR.  Wife of James SOVERCOOL.  Married 23 Jul 1850.

Aged 61 Y. 3 M. 12 D.

7872

SW

11

Sovercool

James

30 Jan 1827

17 Aug 1893

Husband of Elizabeth Jane (McGREGOR).  Married 23 Jul 1850.

Co. F, 42nd Reg. Ind. Inf.

7870

SW

11

Spear

?

--

--

(Wooden cross)

7236

NE

14

Sprowl

William

29 Oct 1813

8 Jan 1889

“Born in Chester District, South Carolina.”

Aged 75 Y. 2 M. 29 D.

7625

SW

2

Stiles

Minnie Moore

1885

1926

--

7421

SE

6

Stoffel

Christina

1870

1951

--

7061

NE

7

Strain

Nancy Jane

1856

26 Mar 1906

nee NULL.  Wife of James STRAIN.  Married 22 Sep 1880.

Headstone not found or identified

S?

?

Strain

Rachel

20 Apr 1895

26 Aug 1924

--

Headstone not found or identified

S?

?

Stuckey

Billy W

5 May 1930

17 Aug 1978

Husband of Hazel I STUCKEY.

7044

NE

6

Stuckey

Billy Wayne

10 Jun 1978

10 Jun 1978

Son of Billy & Partricia STUCKEY.

7074

NE

7

Stuckey

Dolores B

28 Sep 1954

--

Wife of Phillip T STUCKEY.

7040

NE

6

Stuckey

Hazel I

2 Feb 1934

3 Feb 2002

Wife of Billy W STUCKEY.

7044

NE

6

Stuckey

Kent A, Sr.

6 Feb 1957

7 Apr 2001

Son of Billy W & Hazel I STUCKEY.

Age 44.

7042

NE

6

Stuckey

Phillip T

24 Feb 1955

24 May 2005

Husband of Dolores STUCKEY.

7040

7041

NE

6

Sturgeon

Agnes H

1892

17 Nov 1991

Wife of Zean “Dick” STURGEON.

7106

NE

9

Sturgeon

Zean “Dick”

1890

1965

Husband of Agnes H STURGEON.

7106

NE

9

Sutton

Maude H

1884

1963

nee MANAHAN.

Headstone not found or identified

S?

?

Swain

Della M

14 Sep 1939

--

Wife of Ralph H SWAIN.  Married 11 Oct 1958.

7036

NE

5

Swain

Ralph H

18 Jan 1927

19 Nov 2009

Husband of Della SWAIN.  Married 11 Oct 1958.  Son of  Herman & Edith (GILLAND) SWAIN.


(Click here to see obituary.)

7036

NE

5


Sections and Rows.
For purposes of this listing, the cemetery was divided into four Sections:  Northwest (NW), Northeast (NE), Southwest (SW), and Southeast (SE.)  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section.  

7007 View of the Northeast section of the cemetery.
7343  View of Southeast section of the cemetery.
7896 View of the Southwest section of the cemetery.
7256 View of Northwest section of the cemetery.