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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    17 Mar 2017

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

Quick

Henrietta G

23 Jan 1877

8 Nov 1959

nee GRIMWOOD.  Wife of Ralph Otis QUICK.  Married 24 May 1900.  Daughter of Joseph & Amanda (McCRARY) GRIMWOOD.

7168

CW

12

Quick

Ralph Otis

11 Jan 1876

25 Jan 1945

Husband of Henrietta G (GRIMWOOD) QUICK.  Son of W & Nora QUICK.

7167

CW

12

Racine

Elsie M

25 Oct 1900

11 May 1995

nee GOODSON.

“Mother”

5546

SE

7

Racine

Elvis E

10 Nov 1923

7 Aug 1950

Indiana, Pfc., 3111, Sig. Service Bn., WW II.


5539

SE

6

Racine

Ernest B

29 Oct 1929

4 Jul 2015

Husband of Eva Jewel RACINE. 


Married 1 Apr 1948. 


Son of Herbert & Elsie (GOODSON) RACINE.


Children:  Sandra K, Gary W, Tony R.

Grandchldren:  Staci, Heath, Heather, Jaime. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4419

0266

W

1

Racine

Eva Jewel

11 Sep 1926

25 Apr 2016

nee WARREN.  Wife of Ernest B RACINE. 


Married 1 Apr 1948. 


Daughter of Frank & Zella (PEEK) WARREN.


Children:  Sandra K, Gary W, Tony R.

Grandchldren:  Staci, Heath, Heather, Jaime. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4419

0266

W

1

Racine

Roy H

28 Mar 1926

24 Feb 1951

Pfc., US Army, WW II.  Purple Heart.

5536

SE

6

Racine

Tony R

27 Jun 1960

21 Jul 2007

Son of Ernest B & Eva Jewel RACINE.


Children:  T J, Jaime.

7341

7342

W

1

Redman

Ancil L

1892

1939

Husband of Naomi A REDMAN.

6769

CW

4

Redman

Clarence

1875

1938

Husband of Esther C (WILLIAMS) REDMAN.  Married 10 May 1908.  Son of William & J REDMAN.

6440

CE

10

Redman

Denzil B

1889

1969

Husband of Elsie V REDMAN.

6038

CE

1

Redman

Don W

17 Aug 1919

18 Feb 1945

Son of Ancil L & Naomi A REDMAN.

Lt., 702nd Tank Destroyer Bn., 1st Army, WW II.

“Died in Germany.”

6768

CW

4

Redman

Elsie V

1889

1973

Wife of Denzil B REDMAN.

6038

CE

1

Redman

Esther C

1885

1946

nee REDMAN.  Wife of Clarence REDMAN.  Married 10 May 1908

6441

CE

10

Redman

Mary

18 Mar 1869

28 May 1903

nee McREYNOLDS.  Wife of Perry M REDMAN.  Married 14 Apr 1901.  Daughter of Israel & Mary McREYNOLDS.

6713

CW

2

Redman

Naomi A

1894

1972

Wife of Ancil L REDMAN.

6769

CW

4

Redman

Perry M

1868

1943

Husband of Mary (McREYNOLDS) REDMAN.  Married 14 Apr 1901.  Son of William & ? (MOUNTS) REDMAN.

6714

CW

2

Reed

Craig A

14 Feb 1970

29 Sep 1987

Son of Larry & Janet REED.

5502

SE

6

Reed

James H

27 Feb 1935

9 Jun 2001

Husband of Kathryn F (MATSEL) REED.  Married 1 Aug 1953.

Our chidren:  Jown, Jimmy, Jayne, Jana, Jay.

0073

0074

SE

10

Reed

Kathryn Fay "Kay"

6 Apr 1936

14 Mar 2012

nee MATSEL.  Wife of James H REED.  Married 1 Aug 1953.  Daughter of Earl & Maude (HUDSON) MANTEL.


Our chidren:  Jown, Jimmy, Jayne, Jana, Jay. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0073

0074

SE

10

Reed

Lula May

1885

1954

Wife of William F REED.

5726

NE

2

Reed

William F

1875

1963

Husband of Lula May REED.

5726

NE

2

Reeves

Audrey L

14 Sep 1953

13 Oct 1998

“Mother”

My children:  Amanda Lynn & Kandace Dawn Levell

5588

5589

SE

8

Reeves

Bill L

25 May 1933

18 Jun 2000

Husband of Georgia J (CLEVENGER) REEVES.  Married 2 Aug 1952.

“Father”

Children:  Audrey, Jenny, Ruth.

5488

5489

SE

5

Reeves

Georgia J

28 May 1938

22 Feb 2011

nee CLEVENGER.  Wife of Bill L REEVES.  Married 2 Aug 1952.  Daughter of Avery & Gladys (COBURN) CLEVENGER.

“Mother”

Children:  Audrey, Jenny, Ruth.

(Click here to view obituary.)

5488

5489

SE

5

Reeves

Ida Ellen

20 Sep 1866

18 Jul 1949

Wife of James A REEVES.

6048

CE

1

Reeves

James A

13 Oct 1858

11 Mar 1939

Husband of Ida Ellen REEVES.

6048

CE

1

Reynolds

George

--

3 Aug 1878

Son of Isaac & Mary A W REYNOLDS.

Aged ? (Too worn to read.)

6172

CE

4

Reynolds

Infant

--

6 Dec 1874

Infant son of Isaac C & Mary A W REYNOLDS.

Aged ? (Information now encased in concrete base.)

6170

CE

4

Reynolds

Isaac C

14 May 1831

10 Nov 1899

Husband of Mary A W REYNOLDS.

6169

CE

4

Reynolds

Iva M

18 Aug 1895

13 Aug 1896

Daughter of George S &  A J REYNOLDS.

6189

CE

5

Reynolds

Johnathan C

10 Aug 1880

27 Jul 1887

Son of George S & Mary J REYNOLDS.

6186

CE

5

Reynolds

Lillie J

1 Dec 1874

23 May 1907

Daughter of Isaac C & Mary A W REYNOLDS.

6168

CE

4

Reynolds

Mary A W

7 Jun 1836

8 Sep 1909

Wife of Isaac C REYNOLDS.

6169

CE

4

Reynolds

Mary I I

4 Dec 1880

28 Jan 1881

Daughter of George S & Mary J REYNOLDS.

6185

CE

5

Reynolds

Mary J

15 Nov 1853

6 Jun 1888

nee LOWE.  Wife of George S REYNOLDS.  Married 30 Oct 1877.

6188

CE

5

Reynolds

Miles

--

3 Nov 1873

Son of Isaac & Mary A W REYNOLDS.

Aged 7 yrs. 1 mo. 19 ds.

6171

CE

4

Reynolds

Ol?

19 May1888

3 Aug 1888

--

6184

CE

5

Reynolds

Willie Elvis

5 Jan 1891

3 Sep 1892

Son of George S & A J REYNOLDS.

Aged 1 y. 5 m. 28 d.

6190

CE

5

Richards

Alfred E

21 Jan 1811

6 Mar 1864

Husband of Martha ‘Patsy” (GRIGSGY) RICHARDS. 


Married 5 Aug 1830. 


Son of Rowland B & Martha C "Patsy" (ELLIOTT) RICHARDS.

7017

CW

9

Richards

Eliza

--

3 Sep 1832

Daughter of Alfred E & Martha “Patsy” (GRIGSBY) RICHARDS.


Aged 1 Yr. 4 Ms. 2 Ds.

7019

CW

9

Richards

Elzaphan

--

30 Jan 1868

Son of Alfred E & Martha “Patsy” (GRIGSBY) RICHARDS.


Aged 23 Ys. 4 Ms. 19 Ds.

7020

7021

CW

9

Richards

Martha “Patsy”

14 Jan 1812

23 Jul 1897

nee GRIGSBY.  Wife of Alfed E RICHARDS. 


Married 5 Aug 1830.

7014

7015

CW

9

Richards

Sharlotte

--

1 Feb 1835

Daughter of Alfred E & Martha “Patsy” (GRIGSBY) RICHARDS.


Aged 21 Ds.

7018

CW

9

Richards

Stella F

16 Dec 1896

18 Oct 1971

Wife of Thomas P RICHARDS.

6082

CE

2

Richards

Thomas J, Dr.

3 Aug 1840

3 Jun 1876

Son of Alfred E & Martha “Patsy” (GRIGSBY) RICHARDS.


Aged 35 Ys. 10 Ms. 


Pvt. Co. E, 42nd Reg., Indiana Infantry.


7016

7012

CW

9

Richards

Thomas P

25 Jun 1877

14 Aug 1945

Husband of Stella F RICHARDS. 


Son of John L & Sarah Elizabeth (HARRIS) RICHARDS.

6082

CE

2

Richards

William H

--

7 Mar 1862

Son of Alfred E & Martha “Patsy” (GRIGSBY) RICHARDS.


Aged 13 ys. 6 Ms. 22 Ds.

7023

7024

CW

9

Rickard

Charles Robert

26 Dec 1965

21 Sep 2014

Son of Leroy & Karen (PARKER) RICKARD. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4406

CW

16

Rickard

Karen Sue

8 Apr 1942

15 Mar 2001

nee PARKER.  Wife of Leroy RICKARD.

5521

SE

6

Rigg

Ella A

25 Jan 1891

23 Sep 1973

Wife of Clifford RIGG.
“Mother”

6079

CE

2

Rigg

Franklin Eugene "Gene"

20 Mar 1924

4 Sep 2011

Husband of Mary (LYNCH) RIGG.  Son of Clifford & Ella (ALHEFELD) RIGG.


(Click here to view obituary.)

0616


CE

2

Rigg

Mary E

16 Nov 1925

--

nee LYNCH).  Wife of Franklin Eugene "Gene" RIGG. 

0616


CE

2

Riggs

Brandy Evelyn

--

27 Apr 1979

Infant daughter of Eric & Heidi RIGGS.

5650

SE

9

Riggs

Donald H

20 Jun 1916

5 Oct 1970

Husband of Nora I RIGGS.

5615

SE

8

Riggs

Donald Stephen

23 Jan 1949

4 Dec 1967

Husband of Marcia A RIGGS.

Indiana, Cpl., Co. D, 1 3 MAR 9 MAB, Vietnam, PH.

“Killed in action at Quang Tri, Vietnam”

5613

5614

SE

8

Riggs

Gary W

13 May 1950

14 Oct 1967

--

5616

SE

8

Riggs

Harvey E

24 Jan 1919

15 May 1954

Husband of Mary L RIGGS.

5598

SE

8

Riggs

Kenneth R

28 Jul 1940

27 Sep 1981

“Father”

5604

SE

8

Riggs

Marcia A

24 Jul 1950

--

Wife of Donald Stephen RIGGS.

5613

 SE

Riggs

Mary L

24 Sep 1919

14 Feb 2008

Wife of Harvey E RIGGS.

5598

SE

8

Riggs

Nora I

8 Aug 1914

9 Feb 1989

Wife of Donald H RIGGS.

5615

SE

8

Riggs

Robert H

6 Mar 1943

1 Dec 1979

Husband of Sue RIGGS.

Father of:  Penny, Michael & Victoria.

5611

5612

SE

8

Riley

Albert

1888

1965

Husband of Ruth RILEY.

5854

NE

10

Riley

Charles W

1887

1960

Husband of Mary Ann RILEY.

6652

CE

15

Riley

Curtis Eugene "Gene"

2 Mar 1938

18 Dec 2013

Son of Pete & Vernie (GARRETT) RILEY. 


My Children:  Tony, Mike, Karla.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4437

4438

W

3

Riley

George

1874

1945

Husband of Zelpha (ALCORN) RILEY. 


Married 10 Sep 1898.

6333

CE

8

Riley

James

7 Dec 1912

8 Oct 1933

--

6087

CE

2

Riley

Louis Abram

22 Jun 1914

22 May 1929

Son of Charles W & Mary Ann (HATFIELD) RILEY.

6654

CE

15

Riley

Mary Ann

1886

1974

nee HATFIELD.  Wife of Charles W RILEY.

6652

CE

15

Riley

Mary Martha

1921

1927

Daughter of Albert & Ruth RILEY.

5887

NE

12

Riley

Ruth

1895

1975

Wife of Albert RILEY.

5854

NE

10

Riley

William R

10 Mar 1901

4 Feb 1979

Son of George & Zelpha RILEY.

6334

CE

8

Riley

Zelpha

1879

1963

nee ALCORN.  Wife of George RILEY. 


Married 10 Sep 1898.

6333

CE

8

Ripple

George M

1915

1984

Husband of Martha L RIPPLE.  Married 15 Oct 1938.

SF3, US Navy, WW II.

5558

5559

SE

7

Ripple

Martha L

1921

2002

Wife of George M RIPPLE.  Married 15 Oct 1938.

5558

SE

7

Robb

Elsie E

1898

1985

Wife of John ROBB.

5845

NE

9

Robb

Florence

23 Jan 1859

7 May 1930

“Mother”

7118

CW

11

Robb

John

1893

1985

Husband of Elsie E ROBB.

5845

NE

9

Robb

Thomas L

27 Sep 1857

8 Apr 1938

“Father”

6940

CW

8

Roberts

Jane L

18 Mar 1947

20 Aug 2005

nee LANKFORD.  Wife of Jerald D ROBERTS.  Daughter of Charles Samuel & Virginia (JOHNSON) LANKFORD.

Our children:   Jason, Jennifer.

5797

NE

6

Roberts

Jerald D

15 May 1947

--

Husband of Jane L ROBERTS. 

Our children:  Jason, Jennifer.

5797

NE

6

Robinson

Florence V Williams

24 May 1895

21 Feb 1991

Wife of James Jaquess ROBINSON.

6017

NE

26

Robinson

Hattie Jaquess

18 Apr 1866

29 Oct 1953

nee JACQUESS.  Wife of Sylvester Benson ROBINSON.

6015

NE

26

Robinson

James A

20 Aug 1826

9 Mar 1903

Husband of Louis A BENSON.

6013

NE

26

Robinson

James Jaquess

14 Jul 1893

22 May 1980

Husband of Florence V WILLIAMS ROBINSON.  Son of Sylvester Benson & Hattie (JAQUESS) ROBINSON.

6016

NE

26

Robinson

Jessie M

1864

1933

Wife of Woodrin D ROBINSON.

“Mother”

6764

CW

3

Robinson

Linda Jo

9 Oct 1950

21 May 2016

nee FLOYD.  Wife of Roy ROBINSON. 


Daughter of Joseph & Lucille (HENDERSON) FLOYD.


“Mother”


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

Robinson

Louis A

10 Feb 1833

4 Aug 1920

Wife of James A ROBINSON.

6013

NE

26

Robinson

Mary E

6 Nov 1856

28 Jun 1878

Wife of S H ROBINSON.

7040

CW

9

Robinson

Sylvester Benson

15 Sep 1852

9 Apr 1932

Husband of Hattie (JACQUES) ROBINSON.  Son of James A & Louis A ROBINSON.

6014

NE

26

Robinson

Woodfin D

1857

1930

Husband of Jessie M ROBINSON.

“Father”

6763

CW

3

Roll

Opha M

1907

1938

Wife of Reed H ROLL.

“Mother”

6047

CE

1

Roll

Reed H

1897

1938

Husband of Opha M ROLL.

“Father”

6047

CE

1

Rosborough

Arabella

31 Dec 1859

15 Jan 1886

Daughter of James P & Sarah J ROSBOROUGH.

6632

CE

14

Rosborough

James P

--

4 May 1868

Husband of Sarah J ROSBOROUGH.

Aged 50 Yrs. 5 Mos. 21 Days.

6637

CE

14

Rosborough

Joseph

--

30 Mar 1880

Son of James P & Sarah J ROSBOROUGH.

Aged 31 Yrs. 3 Mos. 7 Dys. 

Cpl., Co. B, 58th Reg., Indiana Infantry.


6633

CE

14

Rosborough

Lucilla A

--

16 Aug 1887

Daughter of James P & Sarah J ROSBOROUGH.

Aged 18 Yrs. ? Ms. 10 Days.

6635

CE

14

Rosborough

Margaret L

--

4 Dec 1874

Daughter of James P & Sarah J ROSBOROUGH.

Aged 27 Ys. 8 Ms. 18 Ds.

6634

CE

14

Rosborough

Sarah J

24 Dec 1820

14 Mar 1901

Wife of James P ROSBOROUGH.

6636

CE

14

Rose

Charley S

1 May 1898

16 Jul 1900

Son of U S & Julia H ROSE.

6115

CE

3

Rose

Julia H

1875

1933

Wife of U Grant ROSE.

6116

CE

3

Rose

U Grant

1868

1947

Husband of Julia H ROSE.

6116

CE

3

Ross

Allen Lee

22 Jun 1931

7 Jan 2007

Husband of Mary Lou (JULIAN) ROSS. 


Married 20 Dec 1952.


Our children:  Melinda, Tony, Jayne.


Pfc., US Marine Corps, Korea.

0304

5506

SE

6

Ross

Benny Von

4 Jun 1959

4 Jul 1980

Son of Billy Joe & Betty Lou (JULIAN) ROSS.

“Son-Brother”

5529

SE

6

Ross

Betty Lou

21 Apr 1935

--

nee PENNER.  Wife of Billy Joe ROSS.  Married 11 Feb 1956.

Our children:  Randall J, Sandy J, Benny V, Billy J.

5526

5527

SE

6

Ross

Billy Joe

20 Jun 1930

14 Feb 1998

Husband of Betty Lou (PENNER) ROSS.  Married 11 Feb 1956.

Our children:  Randall J, Sandy J, Benny V, Billy J.

Cpl., US Army.

5526

5527

5528

SE

6

Ross

Bobby Gene

17 Sep 1927

13 Aug 2009

Son of Francis S & Callia L (PRUITT) ROSS.

WW II.

5566

SE

7

Ross

Francis S

9 Mar 1903

31 Aug 1963

Husband of LaVon ROSS.  Married 11 Dec 1924.

“Dad”

Indiana, Pfc., Btry. C, 5th Fld. Arty., WW I.

5550

SE

7

Ross

La Von

1903

1992

Wife of Francis ROSS.  Married 11 Dec 1924.

“Mom”

5550

SE

7

Ross

Mary Lou

24 Jun 1934

5 Sep 2014

nee JULIAN.  Wife of Allen Lee ROSS. 


Married 20 Dec 1952. 


Daughter of Jonathan Ray & Dorothy (FLENER) JULIAN.


Our children:  Melinda, Tony, Jayne. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0304

SE

6

Ross

Tony Lee

15 Nov 1962

2 Dec 1992

Husband of Julie ROSS.  Son of Allen Lee & Mary Lou ROSS.

5507

5508

SE

6

Roudebush

Jeffrey D

3 Aug 1959

--

Husband of Theresa Gail STREMMING. 


Married:  9 Nov 1980.


Our Children:  Joshua, Abigail. 

Our Grandchildren:  Zoey, Ivy.

4428

4429

W

4

Roudebush

Theresa Gail

16 Aug 1958

29 Feb 2016

nee STREMMING.  Wife of Jeffery ROUDEBUSH.


Married:  9 Nov 1980.


Daughter of Roy & Katrina (McKEE) STREMMING. 


Our Children:  Joshua, Abigail. 

Our Grandchildren:  Zoey, Ivy.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4428

4429

W

4

Royal

Chester David

16 Nov 1942

21 Apr 2014

Husband of Janice F (MILLER) ROYAl.  Married 16 Mar 1963. 


Son of Roy & Louise (GASSER) ROYAL. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4424

W

2

Royal

Janice F

1 May 1945

--

nee MILLER.  Wife of Chester David ROYAL.  Married 16 Mar 1963.

4424

W

2

Rumble

Rose Ellen

7 Mar 1928

5 Oct 2014

nee MASON.  First wife of Glenn A RUMBLE.


Daughter of Hurshell & Alice (ARMSTRONG) MASON. 


Children of Rose:  Diane, Danny, David, Allen, James, Ronnie.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4396

4397

CE

4

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.