Genealogy


Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

Owensville Cemetery

(aka Owensville I.O.O.F. Cemetery)

Montgomery Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.2711 N;  Longitude, -87.6975 W
Congressional Location:NE-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 12; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 12W
Common Directions:

Located on the west side of Owensville.  Main entrance is at the intersection of Elm and West Montgomery Streets.  Bounded on the north by West Brumitt Street (Hwy 165), on the east by Elm Street, and the south by West Warrick Street.  Second entrance at the northwest corner of the cemetery from West Brumitt (Hwy 165).

Last updated  25 Nov 2016

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using using photographs of the headstones.  Notes were supplemented with marriage and census records plus genealogy records.  There certainly are unmarked graves plus a few unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.  
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-ion

Row

Callis

Audra DaLynn

7 Aug 1969

9 May 2013

nee SHRODE.  Wife of Curtis CALLIS.  


Daughter of Chip & Nona SHRODE


Sister of:  Alisha Tichenor. 


Mother of:   Aden and Alee Lythgoe.

0785

0786

CE

6

Callis

Clara

23 May 1886

3 Aug 1971

nee MANGRUM.  Wife of Curtis CALLIS. 


Daughter of George Washington & Matilda Jane (HANKS) MANGRUM.

5340

E

1

Callis

Charles "Charley"

22 May 1864

3 Feb 1944

Husband of Mary Alice (WILLIAMS) CALLIS.

6425

CE

9

Callis

Cletis

1906

1988

nee GARRETT.  Wife of Revis CALLIS.

5853

NE

10

Callis

Curtis

15 Oct 1889

21 Jul 1975

Husband of Clara (MANGUM) CALLIS.  Married 3 Sep 1910. 


Son of Charles "Charley" & Mary Alice (WILLIAMS) CALLIS.

5340

SE

1

Callis

Dalpha Ruth

8 Sep 1923

9 Mar 1976

Wife of R Glenn CALLIS.

5339

SE

1

Callis

Ernest S

13 Jun 1915

25 Apr 1997

Husband of Virginia M (McILREE) CALLIS.  Married 3 Sep 1946.


SSgt. US Army, WW II.

6223

6225

CE

6

Callis

Lawrence C

1 Feb 1926

20 Sep 1998

Husband of Margater F (EDWARDS) CALLIS.  Married 3 Jun 1944

.

Pvt., US Army Air Corps, WW II.


5337

5338

SE

1

Callis

Margaret F

30 Sep 1924

--

nee EDWARDS.  Wife of Lawrence C CALLIS.  Married 3 Jun 1944.

5337

SE

1

Callis

Mary Alice

1866

1954

nee WILLIAMS.  Wife of Charles "Charley "CALLIS.

6425

CE

9

Callis

R Glenn

2 Nov 1919

2 Feb 1999

Husband of Dalpha Ruth CALLIS.

5339

SE

1

Callis

Revis

1903

5 Nov 1996

Husband of Cletis (GARRETT) CALLIS.

5853

NE

10

Callis

Virginia M

12 Sep 1917

8 Sep 2002

nee McILREE.  Wife of Ernest S CALLIS.  Married 3 Sep 1946.  Daughter of Wesley R & Harriett (DEARING) McILREE.

6223

CE

6

Campbell

Barbara A

12 Jun 1886

27 Jan 1892

Daughter of ? & Martha J CAMPBELL.

(Stone is very hard to read.)

6325

CE

7

Carnahan

Druzelliah R

1924

1924

Daughter of Floyd & Mary F CARNAHAN.

5885

NE

12

Carnahan

Floyd

1904

1981

Husband of Mary F CARNAHAN.

5886

NE

12

Carnahan

John F

4 Jul 1865

24 Feb 1952

Husband of Lucy M CARNAHAN.

5856

NE

10

Carnahan

Lucy M

14 Feb 1868

10 Apr 1951

Wife of John F CARNAHAN.

5856

NE

10

Carnahan

Mary F

1904

1982

Wife of Floyd CARNAHAN.

5886

NE

12

Carnahan

Willard W

30 Jan 1892

21 Oct 1955

Son of John F & Lucy M CARNAHAN.

5855

NE

10

Carpenter

Dianne

18 Jun 1935

--

Wife of Roy Franklin CARPENTER.

4348

4349

SE

2

Carpenter

Lynn M

25 Mar 1964

--

Husband of Nancy S CARPENTER.  Married 30 Jun 1984.

Our daughter:  Melissa Marie.

5381

5382

SE

2

Carpenter

Melissa Marie

19 Sep 1986

8 Jan 2006

Daughter of Lynn M & Nancy S CARPENTER.

5380

SE

2

Carpenter

Nancy S

10 Mar 1966

--

Wife of Lynn M CARPENTER.  Married 30 Jun 1984.

Our daughter:  Melissa Marie.

5381

5382

SE

2

Carpenter

Robert L

4 Aug 1932

8 Oct 1993

Husband of Wanda R CARPENTER.

5429

SE

3

Carpenter

Roy Franklin

25 Jul 1936

22 Jan 2016

Husband of Dianne CARPNETER. 


Son of John & Pauline CARPENTER.


Our Children: Brenda, Terry, Lynn. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4348

4349

SE

2

Carpenter

Wanda R

14 Jul 1932

--

Wife of Robert L CARPENTER.

5429

SE

3

Cartright

Matilda M Cox

--

21 Jun 1867

nee COX.

6124

CE

3

Cash

Beverly J

13 Jun 1941

--

Wife of Donald H CASH.  Married 24 May 1959.

0115

W

3

Cash

Donald H

3 Aug 19381

--

Husband of Beverly J CASH.  Married 24 May 1959.

0115

W

3

Chamberlain

Charles

1938

--

Husband of Fern CHAMBERLAIN.  Married 9 Jun 1957. 


Sons:  David & Michael.  Grandchildren:  MaKayla Ane, MaLeah Ane.

0106

0107


W

1

Chamberlain

Charles R

16 Mar 1902

18 Jan 1969

--

5387

SE

2

Chamberlain

David Levi “Dave”

13 Dec 1958

--

Husband of Deborah Ann “Debbie” (RODGERS) CHAMBERLAIN.  Married 1 Sep 1984.

7345

7346

W

1

Chamberlain

Deborah Ann “Debbie”

27 Apr 1951

19 Sep 1998

nee RODGERS.  Wife of David Levi “Dave” CHAMBERLAIN.  Married 1 Sep 1984.

Daughter of Betty L RODGERS.

Children:  Michaelle “Shelly,” Chad.

Grandchildren:  Cory, Derek, Blake, Damon.

7345

7346

W

1

Chamberlain

Fern

1939

--

Wife of Charles CHAMBERLAIN.  Married 9 Jun 1957. 


Sons:  David & Michael.  Grandchildren:  MaKayla Ane, MaLeah Ane.

0106

0107


W

1

Chamberlain

JoAnn

10 Dec 1941

--

Wife of Troy L CHAMBERLAIN.  Married 24 Nov 1962.

Children:  Chad, Andrea.

Grandchildren:  Emma, Tiffany.

7348

7349

W

1

Chamberlain

Troy L

27 Jun 1940

31 Aug 1997

Husband of JoAnn H CHAMBERLAIN.  Married 24 Nov 1962.

Children:  Chad, Andrea.

Grandchildren:  Emma, Tiffany.

7348

7349

W

1

Chapman

Charles O

6 Jul 1908

12 Feb 1974

Husband of Dora M CHAPMAN.

5675

SE

10

Chapman

Dora M

12 Aug 1917

25 May 1998

Wife of Charles O CHAPMAN.

5675

SE

10

Choate

Amos M

19 Sep 1850

28 Mar 1923

Husband of Martha E CHOATE.

“Father”

5909

NE

14

Choate

Clestie

1900

1981

nee RILEY.  Wife of Porter W CHOATE.

5828

NE

8

Choate

James A

1932

1977

Son of Porter W & Clestie (RILEY) CHOATE.

5826

NE

8

Choate

Martha E

27 Oct 1862

7 Feb 1929

Wife of Amos M CHOATE.

“Mother”

5909

NE

14

Choate

Porter W

14 Oct 1919

24 May 1950

Son of Porter W & Clestie (RILEY) CHOATE.


Indiana, Pfc., 334 Infantry, 84th Div., WW II.  BSM.

5827

NE

8

Choate

Porter W

1897

1980

Husband of Clestie (RILEY) CHOATE.

5828

NE

8

Christie

Earl Leo

1939

1988

--

6138

CE

3

Christmas

Lillie Oline

2 Apr 1931

16 Nov 2005

nee MORROW.  “Mother”

My Kids:  Sue, Pat, Steve, Vicki, Bob, Mary, Kay, Jeanie, Tam.

7382

7383

W

2

Church

Athol Clyde

7 Jun 1893

1 Oct 1918

“Died in France”

“Here he lies where he longed to be”

Pvt., Co. B, 114th Eng. RS.

5930

NE

17

Church

Lillie Lent

1863

1926

“Mother”

5912

NE

15

Church

Mabel A

6 Apr 1888

17 Sep 1939

“Mother”

5985

NE

22

Church

William Lent

1885

1947

--

5913

NE

15

Clark

Alice

14 Jul 1858

10 May 1936

Wife of Isaac CLARK.

6709

CW

2

Clark

Allis G

--

17 Sep 1864

Son of J H & C CLARK.

Aged 3 Ys. 6 Ms. 7 Ds.

6478

CE

11

Clark

Atlee

1886

1966

--

6575

CE

13

Clark

Borothy Ellen

Sep 1958

Sep 1958

“Baby”

6313

CE

7

Clark

Charles David

4 Dec 1944

15 Apr 2012

Husband of Christine CLARK.  Son of Wayne S & Martha M (FRAVEL) CLARK. 


Master Chief Petty Officer, US Navy. 



(Click here to view obituary.)

0076

SE

10

Clark

Demonte

--

26 Nov 1943

Son of Wayne S & Martha M CLARK.

6237

CE

6

Clark

Durward Wayne

1933

1970

--

6312

CE

7

Clark

Elijah K

--

7 Aug 1861

Aged 35 yrs. 7 mos. 4 das.

(Stone is broken in two pieces.)

6870

6871

CW

6

Clark

George T

15 Mar 1861

19 Dec 1878

Son of William R & Mary E (HUNT) CLARK.

6573

CE

13

Clark

Hezekiah A

1836

3 Oct 1920

Husband of Mary A CLARK. 

Pvt., Co. D, 58th Reg. Indiana Infantry.


6477

CE

11

Clark

Idessa

1878

1928

Wife of C H CLARK.

6708

CW

2

Clark

Infant

--

--

Infant daughter of William & Margareth CLARK.

6707

CW

2

Clark

Ira N

1900

1971

Husband of Jessie M CLARK.

5352

SE

1

Clark

Isaac

6 Nov 1858

19 Nov 1935

Husband of Alice CLARK.

6709

CW

2

Clark

Jessie M

1902

1990

Wife of Ira N CLARK.

5352

SE

1

Clark

John W

--

5 Aug 1862

Son of Wilson & Nancy CLARK.

Aged 19 yrs. 26 Ds.

6571

CE

13

Clark

Lovinia

4 Mar 1807

26 Jun 1885

“Our mother”

6475

CE

11

Clark

Martha M

5 Mar 1912

21 Jan 1972

nee FRAVEL.  Wife of Wayne S CLARK.

“Mother”

6236

CE

6

Clark

Mary A

1839

1913

Wife of Hezekiah A CLARK.

Age 74 Ys.

6477

CE

11

Clark

Wayne S

31 Aug 1909

26 Sep 1986

Husband of Martha M (FRAVEL) CLARK.

“Father”

6236

CE

6

Clark

William R

15 Jun 1836

26 Jul 1903

Husband of Mary E (HUNT) CLARK.  Married 31 Jan 1858. 

6574

CE

13

Clem

Luella Mae

5 May 1917

27 Feb 1998

nee TUCKER.  Wife of Purvis CLEM.  Married 26 Jan 1940.

6211

CE

5

Clem

Purvis

27 Jan 1921

4 Apr 2005

Husband of Luella Mae (TUCKER) CLEM.  Married 26 Jan 1940.  Son of Estel & Blanche (WHITEHOUSE) CLEM.


Sgt., US Army, WW II.  Bronze Star Medal, Co. C, 603rd Tank Destroyer.



(Click here to view obituary.)

6211

6212

CE

5

Clem

Richard Lee

11 Mar 1947

 

 

6210

CE

5

Clevenger

Annie R

9 Mar 1908

5 Feb 1993

Wife of Wilburn D CLEVENGER.

5653

SE

9

Clevenger

Herman D

19 Jun 1937

3 May 2001

Husband of Liese Lotte CLEVENGER.

SFC, US Army, Vietnam.  Purple Heart.

5648

5649

SE

9

Clevenger

J C

16 Jan 1931

19 Aug 1987

--

5652

SE

9

Clevenger

Kay L

28 May 1938

--

nee DeTAR.  Wife of Wilburn CLEVENGER, Jr. 


Married 1 Oct 1955.


Our Children:  Benny, Brian, Barton, Barry, Brenton, Jennifer.

4368

0297

SE

9

Clevenger

Liese Lotte

9 Sep 1933

6 Dec 1973

Wife of Herman D CLEVENGER.

5648

SE

9

Clevenger

Wilburn D

30 May 1912

3 Jun 1981

Husband of Annie R (ELLIOTT) CLEVENGER.

5653

SE

9

Clevenger

Wilburn Junior "JR"

21 Jan 1935

25 Jan 2015

Husband of Kay L (DeTAR) CLEVENGER. 


Married 1 Oct 1955.


Son of Wilburn D & Annie R (ELLIOTT) CLEVENGER. 


Our Children:  Benny, Brian, Barton, Barry, Brenton, Jennifer.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4368

0297

SE

9

Coleman

Betty P

20 Jun 1942

--

Wife of Richard G COLEMAN.  Married 23 May 1964.

Our sons:  David, Danny.

5574

5575

SE

7

Coleman

Ermadell

15 Dec 1911

10 Apr 2002

Wife of Paul D COLEMAN.

Our sons:  Harold, Donnie, Richard.

5571

5572

SE

7

Coleman

Paul D

22 Oct 1908

2 Aug 2002

Husband of Ermadell COLEMAN.

Our sons:  Harold, Donnie, Richard.

5571

5572

SE

7

Coleman

Richard G

3 Apr 1944

12 Oct 1999

Husband of Betty P COLEMAN.  Married 23 May 1964.

Our sons:  David, Danny.

5574

5575

SE

7

Cook

Alice

5 Aug 1852

26 Oct 1869

Daughter of Dr. B F & Permelia D COOK.

Aged 17 years.

“Our sister”

6845

CW

6

Cook

B F, Dr.

1820

15 May 1862

Husband of Permelia D COOK.

Aged 42 years.

“Our Father”

6847

CW

6

Cook

Henry

--

30 Apr 1859

Son of Dr. B F & Permelia D COOK.

Aged ? (too worn to read.)

6854

CW

6

Cook

Ida

20 Mar 1855

23 Jun 1876

Daughter of Dr. B F & Permelia D COOK.

Aged 21 Yrs. 3 Ms 3 Da’s.

6848

CW

6

Cook

Julia

--

30 Sep 1849

Daughter of Dr. B F & Permelia D COOK.

Aged 1 yr. 23 ds.

6853

CW

6

Cook

Permelia D

1826

1862

Wife of B F COOK.

Aged 37 years.

“Our Mother”

6846

CW

6

Coomer

Phyllis A

18 Aug 1944

16 May 2013

nee SCHATZ.  Wife of William E COOMER, 1st; and Leonard Andrew DILL, 2nd. 


Daughter of Herman & Dorothy (RILEY) SCHATZ, Sr. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0298

SE

5

Coomer

William E

1 Sep 1947

2 Sep 2002

Husband of Phyllis A COOMER.


SP4, US Army, Vietnam.

0298

5498

SE

5

Couch

Bobby Lee

20 Feb 1956

21 Feb 1956

Son of G Melvin &  Jeanette COUCH.

“Our baby”

5759

NE

4

Couch

G Melvin

8 Aug 1919

14 Jan 2003

Husband of M Jeanette (BARRETT) COUCH.  Married 25 Sep 1948.

Sons:  Bill, Bobby.

Grandchildren:  Christy, Willy.

5760

5761

NE

4

Couch

M Jeanette

25 May 1926

--

nee BARRETT.  Wife of G Melvin COUCH.  Married 25 Sep 1948.

Sons:  Bill, Bobby.

Grandchildren:  Christy, Willy.

5760

5761

NE

4

Cox

Vera Armstrong

13 Oct 1903

1 Nov 2003

nee ARMSTRONG.  Daughter of John T & Annie B ARMSTRONG.

6154

CE

4

Crabtree

Catharine S

1857

1933

Wife of William Harrison CRABTREE.

5897

NE

13

Crabtree

Douglas G

20 Jun 1974

7 Aug 2008

Son of Douglas & Sue CRABTREE.

5678

SE

10

Crabtree

Rita S

30 Dec 1919

26 Oct 1986

Wife of William CRABTREE.

5873

NE

11

Crabtree

William E

11 Feb 1918

--

Husband of Rita S CRABTREE.

5873

NE

11

Crabtree

William Harrison

1855

1915

Husband of Catharine S CRABTREE.

5897

NE

13

Crawford

Alex C

1888

1954

--

5914

NE

15

Crawford

Cordelia Ann

--

5 Aug 1858

Daughter of William H & Margaret CRAWFORD.

Aged 1 y’r. 9 m’s. 5 d’s.

7034

CW

9

Crawford

Jacob W

--

21 Arp 1860

Son of William H & Margaret CRAWFORD.

Aged 1 yr. 22 ds.

7035

CW

9

Crawford

Margaret

--

1 Mar 1865

Wife of William H CRAWFORD.

(Bottom of stone is buried.)

7036

CW

9

Crawford

Willie

--

18 Dec 1865

Son of William H & Margaret CRAWFORD.

Aged 7 mos ? days.

7037

CW

9

Creek

Adolph

28 Jan 1899

3 Feb 1975

Husband of Bertha CREEK.

“Father”

5390

SE

2

Creek

Annavieve

13 Jan 1933

--

nee WILDER.  Wife of Euel C CREEK.

Children:  Michael, Brent.

Grandchildren:  Shannon, Sharon.

5372

5373

SE

2

Creek

Bertha

15 Feb 1899

31 Jul 1979

Wife of Adolph CREEK.  Married 19 Feb 1918.

“Mother”

5390

SE

2

Creek

Betty J

29 Jun 1924

19 Jan 1958

Wife of Hansell C CREEK.


Children:  Jo Ann, Ronald, Linda, Owen.

5695

5696

NE

1

Creek

Betty Jane

23 Sep 1941

13 Feb 2016

nee GARRETT.  Wife of Gerald CREEK. 

Daughter of John Washington & Edith (ROBERTS) GARRETT. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

Creek

Clyde M

26 Apr 1917

7 Jan 1986

Husband of Esther Lois (LOFTON) CREEK.  Married 3 Sep 1938.

Our son:  Gerald L.

0618

CE

4

Creek

Esther Lois

10 Sep 1923

21 May2010

nee LOFTON.  Wife of Clyde M CREEK.  Married 3 Sep 1938.  Daughter of Guy & Ell (McCALL) LOFTON.

Our son:  Gerald L.
(Click here to view obituary.)

0618

CE

4

Creek

Euel C

19 Mar 1927

16 Feb 2002

Husband of Annavieve CREEK.  Son of Rayborn & Tressie (STALEY) CREEK.

Children:  Michael, Brent.

Grandchildren:  Shannon, Sharon.

5372

5373

SE

2

Creek

Genevieve M “Jean”

29 Jul 1926

7 Mar 2009

nee ROZYCKA.  Wife of Ivan Paul CREEK.  Married 8 Jan 1947.  Daughter of John & Catherine ROZYCKA.

Daughters:  Sandra Kay, Sue Ann.


(Click here to view obituary.)

5421

5422

SE

3

Creek

Gerald Owen “Papaw”

26 Oct 1947

--

Husband of Jana (BRASELTON) “Nanny” CREEK.  Married 29 Nov 1969.

Our children:  Shanon, Eric, Tiffany.

Grandchildren:  Samuel, Seth, Shaqlie, Sean; Joseph, Jacob, Sara; Avery, Madison, Katelyn.

Sgt., US Army, Vietnam.  Bronze Star (1967-1968)

7388

7389

W

2

Creek

Hansel C

5 Feb 1921

28 Apr 1994

Husband of Betty J CREEK. 

Children:  Jo Ann, Ronald, Linda, Owen.

Pfc. US Army, WW II.

5695

5696

5697

NE

1

Creek

Ivan Paul

22 Apr 1923

--

Husband of Genevieve M “Jean” (ROZYCKA) CREEK.  Married 8 Jan 1947.

Daughters:  Sandra Kay, Sue Ann.

5421

5422

SE

3

Creek

Jana Braselton “Nanny”

4 Jul 1951

--

nee BRASELTON.  Wife of Gerald Owen “Papaw” CREEK.  Married 29 Nov 1969.

Our children:  Shanon, Eric, Tiffany.

Grandchildren:  Samuel, Seth, Shaqlie, Sean; Joseph, Jacob, Sara; Avery, Madison, Katelyn.

7388

7389

W

2

Creek

Marjorie Etta

14 May 1917

20 Jul 2005

nee RILEY.

5763

NE

4

Creek

Paul "Brent"

8 Sep 1955

20 May 2013

Son of Euel C & Annavieve CREEK.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0774

SE

2

Creek

Rayborn G

17 Jun 1882

14 May 1959

Husband of Tressie A CREEK.

5548

SE

7

Creek

Tressie A

22 Apr 1892

26 Apr 1963

Wife of Rayborn G CREEK.

5548

SE

7

Critchfield

Dennis T

1 Oct 1914

11 Dec 1975

First husband of Lola M (GRIFFIN) CRITCHFIELD ELLIS.


Cpl., US Army, WW II.

5670

5671

SE

10

Critchfield

Lola M

4 Aug 1918

15 Jan 2008

nee GRIFFIN.  Wife of Dennis T CRITCHFIELD, 1st; and Paul F ELLIS, 2nd.  Daughter of Sylvester & Flossie GRIFFIN.


(Click here to view obituary.)

5670

SE

10

Critchfield

Ronald Lee

17 Mar 1945

16 Jujn 1947

Son of Dennis T CRITCHFIELD & Lola M (GRIFFIN) CRITCHFIELD ELLIS.

7173

CW

13

Crooks

Ella M

1904

1996

Wife of Myler G CROOKS.

5561

SE

7

Crooks

Myler G

1894

1973

Husband of Ella M CROOKS.

5561

SE

7

Culter

Jennifer Kay Smith

23 Aug 1949

1 Aug 2013

nee SMITH. 


Daughter of Heber & Jennie (GOODSON) SMITH.


My daughter:  Julie D.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0771

0772

SE

2

Curran

Pearl

1903

1992

Wife of Vernon CURRAN.

5347

SE

1

Curran

Vernon

1900

1971

Husband of Pearl CURRAN.

5347

SE

1

Curtis

Marinda

2 Dec 1856

--

nee GOWINS.  Wife of William Richard CURTIS.  Married 27 Jan 1880.

5920

5921

NE

15

Curtis

William Richard

23 Feb 1860

7 Jul 1902

Husband of Marinda (GOWINS) CURTIS.  Married 27 Jan 1880.

(Note:  Date of death on stone is “1880” – incorrect based on marriage and census records!)

5922

NE

15

Curts

Hansel E

1909

1974

Husband of Olive A CURTS.

5524

SE

6

Curts

Olive A

1908

28 Mar 1992

Wife of Hansel E CURTS.

5524

SE

6

Section and Row definitions. 

Five sections were defined for this survey:  North (N), southeast (SE), center-east (CE), center-west(CW) and west (W.)  Rows were numbered starting at the east side of each section.

               

5330  View of the southeast section of the cemetery.
6649  Access road dividing center-east and center-west sections of the cemetery.
5875  View of the northeast corner of cemetery.
7737  View of center-west section from northwest entrance from Brumitt St.