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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   28 Nov 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-

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Row

Khan

Tonja R

23 Aug 1949

7 Jun 2016

nee GORDON. 


Daughter of George H & Betty (TUCKER) GORDON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3957

2E

11

Kidwell

Helen I

13 May 1910

11 Jun 1979

Wife of J Harold KIDWELL.  Married 23 Mar 1935.

9411

1F

3

Kidwell

J Harold

28 May 1909

4 May 1993

Husband of Helen I KIDWELL.  Married 23 Mar 1935.

9411

1F

3

Kimbrough

Hazel M

4 Dec 1906

19 Sep 1994

nee GRIMM.  Wife of Samuel T KIMBROUGH.

10394

2D

8

Kimbrough

Samuel T

5 Dec 1903

18 Mar 1994

Husband of Hazel M (GRIMM) KIMBROUGH. 


Son of Thomas & Ida (McFARLIN) KIMBROUGH.

10394

2D

8

Kindle

William T

?

?

(Most of stone is buried.)

8434

1B

13

King

Bessie G

29 May 1906

27 Feb 1980

Wife of Rufus J KING.

9981

2B

1

King

Cecelia F

16 Dec 1896

29 Nov 1979

--

9152

1E

4

King

Daniel S

1872

1952

Husband of Sina R KING.

“Father”

9331

1E

8

King

Elder

17 Jul 1898

24 May 1989

Husband of Katherine (HAILEY) KING.  Married 1923 in Muhlenberg, Kentucky. 


Son of Jesse R & Matilda Lue (ASHLEY) KING.

9419

1F

4

King

Helen M

1915

1935

--

8567

1B

15

King

Katherine

25 Mar 1901

9 Apr 1991

nee HAILEY.  Wife of Elder KING.  Married 1923 in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.

9419

1F

4

King

L Gladys

29 Oct 1904

13 Nov 1974

--

9110

1E

3

King

Lorenzo Dow

20 Jun 1909

12 Mar 1989

M Sgt., US Army.

9332

1E

8

King

Rollie H

14 Oct 1930

17 Feb 1931

Son of Rufus J & Bessie G KING.

9982

2B

1

King

Roscoe H

7 May 1895

25 Jul 1955

Husband of Sophia L KING.

Cpl., US Army, WW I.

9108

9109

1E

3

King

Rufus J

20 Jun 1909

28 Jun 2002

Husband of Bessie G KING.

9981

2B

1

King

Sina R

1871

1939

Wife of Daniel S KING.

“Mother”

9331

1E

8

King

Sophia L

20 Aug 1897

1 Feb 1951

Wife of Roscoe H KING.

9108

1E

3

Kirby

Albert

1869

1965

Husband of M Jane KIRBY.

9066

1E

3

Kirby

Bertha

26 May 1905

--

Wife of Walter KIRBY.

9186

1E

5

Kirby

Dorothy A

6 Jan 1917

26 Mar 1992

nee KENDLE.  Wife of Raymond C KIRBY.  Married 22 Dec 1934.

8868

8869

1D

7

Kirby

Elsye Carolyn "Suzy"

14 Jan 1968

15 Aug 1977

nee YOUNGSON. 


Daughter of John & Ada Helen (BOYKEN) YOUNGSON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


Photo not yet available.

?

?

Kirby

Kenny

14 Jan 1968

15 Aug 1977

“Brother”

9976

2B

1

Kirby

M Jane

1867

1936

Wife of Albert KIRBY.

9066

1E

3

Kirby

Mary Dell

18 Sep 1914

17 Sep 2007

nee KENDLE.  Wife of Paul KIRBY.  Daughter of Horace & Alice (MILLER) KENDLE. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

9065

1E

3

Kirby

Nancy E

27 Apr 1943

7 Jul 2005

nee GOLDMAN.  Wife of Roger P “Buck” KIRBY.  Married 1 Sep 1959.  Daughter of Silas & Ruth (BURRIS) GOLDMAN. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8704

1B

17

Kirby

Paul

19 Jul 1909

17 Sep 1993

Husband of Mary Dell (KENDLE) KIRBY.

9065

1E

3

Kirby

Raymond C

28 Jan 1914

5 Apr 2007

Husband of Dorothy A (KENDLE) KIRBY.  Son of Everett & Cynthia (MILLER) KIRBY. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

8868

8869

1D

7

Kirby

Robert E

15 Aug 1937

11 Oct 1992

Son of Raymond C & Dorothy (KENDALL) KRIBY.


“Father”


Sgt., US Army.

9974

9975

2B

1

Kirby

Roger P “Buck”

22 Jul 1941

--

Husband of Nancy E (GOLDMAN) KIRBY.  Married 1 Sep 1959.

8704

1B

17

Kirby

Walter

8 Jun 1905

8 Sep 1946

Husband of Bertha KIRBY.

9186

1E

5

Kirby

William Warren

4 Feb 1936

12 Mar 2016

Husband of Bertha KIRBY. 


"Father"

4003

2F

1

Kirk

Charles O

4 Sep 1897

11 Feb 1973

Husband of Thelma G KIRK.

9211

1E

6

Kirk

Thelma G

4 oct 1908

23 Jan 1988

Wife of Charles O KIRK.

9211

1E

6

Kirkman

Barbara A

20 Mar 1945

11 Oct 1945

--

9496

1F

7

Kitterman

Mary E

1837

1927

--

8173

1B

6

Knight

?

--

--

(Wooden cross.)

8024

1A

2

Knight

Anna Stewart

22 Feb 1883

15 Aug 1971

nee STEWART.  Wife of E Eugene KNIGHT.

“Mother”

8168

1B

6

Knight

Arthur O

1877

1956

“Father”

8740

1D

2

Knight

Barbara J

24 Aug 1938

31 Mar 2009

nee HELM. 


Daughter of William T & Mary L (CAPE) HELM.


“Mom”

11261

2E

17

Knight

Barbara Jo

1942

1942

Infant.

9363

1F

1

Knight

Birl W

--

10 Aug 1895

Husband of E E KNIGHT.

Aged 19 Ys. 3 M. 6 d.

8913

1D

9

Knight

Bonnie E

1925

1927

--

9078

1E

3

Knight

Charles E

1867

1950

--

9043

9042

1E

2

Knight

E Eugene

19 Aug 1881

25 Aug 1945

Husband of Anna (STEWART) KNIGHT.

“Father”

8168

1B

6

Knight

Edward

--

12 Oct 1895

Son of Birl W & E E KNIGHT.

Aged 8 days.

8914

1D

9

Knight

Esther P

1899

1972

--

9047

9042

1E

2

Knight

Flora E

1878

--

nee BOYLE.  Wife of John F KNIGHT, 1st, married 27 Jul 1898; and Lafayette E MOSIER, 2nd, married 3 Mar 1919.  Daughter of George F & Lucinda M BOYLE.

7646

1C

2

Knight

Frank

31 May 1920

9 Nov 1999

Husband of Hester P KNIGHT.  Married 31 May 1941.

9905

2A

7

Knight

Frederick G

29 Apr 1907

26 Jul 1907

Infant son of E Eugene & Anna (STEWART) KNIGHT.

8167

1B

6

Knight

George W

1852

1927

Husband of Nancy E KNIGHT.

8915

1D

9

Knight

Hester P

10 Jul 1921

21 Aug 2004

Wife of Frank KNIGHT.  Married 31 May 1941.

9905

2A

7

Knight

James D

--

30 Dec 1888

Son of J W & L E KNIGHT.

Aged 2 yrs. 16 ds.

7770

1C

7

Knight

James Richard

1920

1924

--

8737

1D

1

Knight

John F

1878

1917

First husband of Flora E (BOYLE) KNIGHT MOSIER.  Married 27 Jul 1898.

7646

1C

2

Knight

Kevin Lee

8 Jul 1978

15 Feb 2017

Wife of Shelly KNIGHT.   

Son of Barbara J (HELM) KNIGHT. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

Knight

Luther Gilbert

--

13 Oct 1892

Son of J W & L E KNIGHT.

Aged 4 yrs. 8 ms. 26 ds.

7772

1C

7

Knight

Martha Alice

26 Apr 1879

8 Sep 1896

Daughter of George W & Nancy E KNIGHT.

8919

1D

9

Knight

Mary Della

1870

1968

--

9044

9042

1E

2

Knight

Nancy E

9 Jul 1856

2 Jun 1912

Wife of George W KNIGHT.

8916

1D

9

Knight

Virgil L

1895

1972

--

9045

9042

1E

2

Knopf

Mary Sue

7 Oct 1943

--

nee McCLURKIN.  Wife of Walter H KNOPF. 

1488

1C

15

Knopf

Walter H

15 Feb 1942

6 May 2011

Husband of Mary Sue (McCLURKIN) KNOPF. 


Son of Fritz & Anna (SCHMIDT) KNOPF.


US Marine Corps, Vietnam.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1488

1C

15

Kranitz

Gloria A

12 Aug 1944

--

Wife of Robert L KRANITZ.  Married 31 Aug 1963.

“Our Daughters:  Robin, Janna”

11258

11259

2E

17

Kranitz

Robert Lewis

24 Dec 1942

10 Jun 2007

Husband of Gloria A KRANITZ.  Married 31 Aug 1963.  Son of Louis & Opal (BAUGHAMAN) KRANITZ.


“Our Daughters:  Robin, Janna” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

11258

11259

2E

17

Krupicka

Thelma V

1 Jul 1919

2 Apr 2010

nee ROGERS.  Wife of Edmond DICK, 1st; and Stanley KRUPICKA, 2nd.


Daughter of Jason Orlie & Eliza Jane (BARNETT) ROGERS.


(Click here to view obituary.)

9790

2A

6

Kruzmanowski

Richard J

9 Sep 1936

16 Jan 1994

Pfc., US Army, Korea.

10489

2D

13

Kunkel

Dorothy H

18 May 1912

26 Oct 1993

Wife of Edward J KUNKEL.  Married 1 Dec 1932.

9658

2A

3

Kunkel

Edward J

22 Jun 1911

23 Sep 1985

Husband of Dorothy H KUNKEL.  Married 1 Dec 1932.

9658

2A

3

Kunkel

James E

3 May 1936

--

Husband of Shirley L KUNKEL.

9659

2A

3

Kunkel

Shirley L

22 Jan 1937

4 Sep 1995

Wife of James E KUNKEL.

9659

2A

3

Kwilinski

Anna F Beard

4 Dec 1931

1 Nov 1977

nee BEARD.

8162

1B

6

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.