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Columbia Cemetery

Also known as White Church Cemetery

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3430 N;  Longitude, -87.6121 W
Congressional Location:SW-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 14;; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 11W and SE-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 15; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 11W
Common Directions:

Located at the intersection of White Church Road and CR-250W; just under 0.9 mile due south of SR-64.

Last updated  15 Mar 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, May 2010,  by Daniel L Elliott,  There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers. If you have knowledge of any other graves which may not be shown below, please drop us an e-mail and let t us know.       email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#                Photo

Sect-

ion

Row

D’Ambrose

Anthony

16 Dec 1906

21 Dec 1981

Husband of J Bernice D’AMBROSE.

9767

2A

5

D'Ambrose

J Bernice

20 May 1917

3 Aug 1972

Wife of Anthony D’AMBROSE.

9767

2A

5

Daly

Catherine A “Kate”

1853

1904

Wife of William C DALY.

8272

8270

1B

9

Daly

Donald Darwin

1900

1980

Son of William C & Catherine A DALY.

8272

8270

1B

9

Daly

John H

1858

1933

Husband of Sarah J DALY.

7972

1C

18

Daly

Pliny C “Plenny”

--

8 Aug 1880

Son of William C & Catherine A “Kate” DALY.

Aged 1 ys. 27 ds.

8271

8270

1B

9

Daly

Sarah J

1871

1963

Wife of John H DALY.

7972

1C

18

Daly

William C

1853

1921

Husband of Catherine A “Kate” DALY.

8272

8270

1B

9

Daniels

Herma

24 Apr 1881

10 Sep 1964

“Mother”

9539

2A

1

Daugherty

Beatrice

14 Mar 1902

5 Dec 1974

Wife of Paul DAUGHERTY.

9060

1E

2

Daugherty

Eliza A

1866

1938

Wife of Ellis DAUGHERTY.

9001

1E

1

Daugherty

Elizabeth Ann

28 Aug 1844

9 Mar 1898

Wife of John R DAUGHERTY.

Aged d51 Yrs. 6 Mo. 11 Ds.

“Mother”

8764

8765

1D

3

Daugherty

Ellis

1867

1942

Husband of Eliza A DAUGHERTY.

9001

1E

1

Daugherty

Gussie L

1878

1958

--

8388

1B

12

Daugherty

John R

13 Dec 1834

19 Jul 1904

Husband of Elizabeth Ann DAUGHERTY.

“Father” 

2nd Lieutenant, Co. E, 42nd Reg. Indiana Infantry.


8766

8767

1D

3

Daugherty

Mabel E

1902

1961

--

9000

1E

1

Daugherty

Paul

14 Oct 1900

29 May 1971

Husband of Beatrice DAUGHERTY.

9060

1E

2

Daugherty

W O

1873

1933

--

8387

1B

12

DaVault

Braden

1913

1962

--

9703

2A

4

DaVault

Loyd Robert

1924

1963

--

9529

2A

1

Davis

Alva Wilson

19 Aug 1916

1 Mar 1998

Husband of Phavilla Elliott (LINDY) DAVIS.  Married 27 jun 1937.

9027

1E

2

Davis

Anita L

30 May 1945

--

Wife of Robert W DAVIS.  Married 31 Jul 1961.

“Parents of:  Tina, Tim”

11154

11155

2E

1

Davis

Betty Carol

18 Aug 1937

9 Jan 1990

“Mom”

“Grandma”

“Children:  Linda, Joyce, David, Brenda, Mark, Mike, Tony”

9970

9971

2B

1

Davis

Claude A, Jr.

22 Jun 1921

17 Nov 2016

Husband of Nelle H (HARRIS) DAVIS. 


Married 15 Aug 1943. 


Son of Claude A & Anna Mae (WALK) DAVIS, Sr. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

11077

2D

19

Davis

David E

28 Aug 1956

16 Jul 1957

Son of Russell E & Ruth O DAVIS.

9626

2A

3

Davis

Earnie William

10 Mar 1894

9 Apr 1963

Husband of Jessie Pearl (DYER) DAVIS.

9702

2A

4

Davis

Elizabeth D

8 Apr 1914

26 Sep 1985

Wife of Samuel C DAVIS.

9447

1F

5

Davis

Eva M

25 Jun 1900

24 Jan 1968

Wife of William E DAVIS.

9558

2A

2

Davis

Eva M

28 Sep 1956

30 Jul 2014

nee MILLER.  Wife of Larry M DAVIS.  Married 10 Nov 1997. 


Daughter of James "Bud" & Josephine (HARTLEY) MILLER. 


(Click here to view obituary)

0074

2D

21

Davis

Jessie Pearl

17 May 1891

2 Jan 1962

nee DYER.  Wife of Earnie William DAVIS.

9702

2A

4

Davis

John Thomas

17 NOv 1884

18 Apr 1978

Son of William Sherman & Laura Alice (COLLINS) DAVIS.

8721

1D

1

Davis

Larry M

26 Nov 1938

--

Husband of Eva M (MILLER) DAVIS.  Married 10 Nov 1997.

0074

2D

21

Davis

Laura Alice

17 Mar 1872 "1873"

22 Mar 1957

nee COLLINS.  Wife of William Sherman DAVIS.  Married 22 Aug 1889 in Dubois County, Indiana. 


Daughter of John Jackson & Jeanatta (PINNICK) COLLINS.

8719

1D

1

Davis

Marethea E “Betty”

4 Oct 1931

--

Wife of Roy DAVIS.  Married 3 Mar 1951.

“Our Sons:  Steven, Daniel, John”

10054

10055

2B

4

Davis

Nelle H

16 Mar 1921

24 Nov 2004

nee HARRIS.  Wife of Claude A DAVIS, Jr.  Married 15 Aug 1943.  Daughter of Adna & Pearl (LOVELESS) HARRIS. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

11077

2D

19

Davis

Phavilla E

27 Oct 1913

23 Aug 1997

nee LINDY.  Wife of Alva Wilson DAVIS.  Married 27 Jun 1937.  Daughter of Charles Everett "Charley" & Charlotte Rose "Lottie" (ELLIOTT) LINDY.

9027

1E

2

Davis

Robert Carl

5 Mar 1921

4 Jan 2002

Son of Earnie William & Jessie Pearl (DYER) DAVIS.


“Father”


“Children:  Carole Sue, Anna Lee, Margaret Faye”


TEC 5, US Army, WW II.

10357

10358

2D

7

Davis

Robert W "Bob"

1 Dec 1942

20 Oct 2013

Husband of Anita L DAVIS.  Married 31 Jul 1961.  Son of Pearl DAVIS JONES.


“Parents of:  Tina, Tim” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

11154

11155

2E

1

Davis

Roy

22 Jul 1931

13 Jul 2001

Husband of Marethea E “Betty”  DAVIS. 


Married 3 Mar 1951. 


Son of Earnie William & Jessie Pearl (DYER) DAVIS.


“Our Sons:  Steven, Daniel, John”



10054

10055

2B

4

Davis

Russell E

28 Jun 1917

14 Aug 1989

Husband of Ruth O DAVIS.

“Dad”

9626

9627

2A

3

Davis

Russell, Jr.

12 Jul 1937

--

Son of Russell E & Ruth O DAVIS.

9626

2A

3

Davis

Ruth O

17 Nov 1915

26 May 1999

Wife of Russell E DAVIS.

“Mother”

9626

2A

3

Davis

Samuel C

17 Jun 1919

27 Apr 1973

Husband of Elizabeth D DAVIS.

9447

1F

5

Davis

William E

23 Mar 1895

2 Dec 1970

Husband of Eva M DAVIS.

9558

2A

2

Davis

William Sherman

22 Aug 1866

9 fFeb 1942

Husband of Laura Alice (COLLINS) DAVIS.  Married 22 Aug 1889 in Dubois County, Indiana.

8720

1D

1

Davison

Myrtle F

28 Nov 1896

4 Sep 1983

nee WEIST.  Wife of Roscoe O DAVISON.  Daughter of Andrew "Andy" & Libbie (ELSFELDER) WEIST. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

9237

1E

6

Davison

Roscoe O

1889

1957

Husband of Myrtle F (WEIST) DAVISON.

9236

1E

6

Dawkins

Evah J

21 Jun 1923

--

Wife of Ross A DAWKINS.  Married 18 Jan 1946.

“Parents of:  Phil, Chuck, Becky”

10161

10162

2C

3

Dawkins

Ross A

27 Nov 1920

3 Aug 1995

Husband of Evah J DAWKINS.  Married 18 Jan 1946.

“Parents of:  Phil, Chuck, Becky”

Pfc., 298th Gen. Hospital, US Army, WW II.  28 Oct 1942 – 17 Nov 1945.

10161

10162

2C

3

Day

Doyle C

11 Nov 1924

15 May 2007

Husband of Mary Lee DAY.  Married 27 Jul 1946.  Son of Herschel & Pearl (BECK) DAY.


S Sgt., US Army Air Forces, WW II.



(Click here to view obituary.)

11268

11269

2E

18

Day

Mary Lee

13 Jun 1926

--

Wife of Doyle C DAY.  Married 27 Jul 1946.

11268

2E

18

Sections and Rows.
For purposes of this listing, the cemetery was divided into Sections 1A, 1B, 1C, 1D, 1E, 1F, 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E and 2F.  Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section.  See the images below for reference.
 

Section divisions used for this listing.
Aerial view of the cemetery location; church building in upper-right corner.
7624  Sign over original entrance to the cemetery
8006 View of Section 1A, immediately west of the church.