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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

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Row

Leach

Donald E

23 May 1922

18 Aug 1997

Husband of Helen L LEACH.  Married 29 Nov 1946.

“Our Children:  Norm, Dave, Shara Lyn, Gary

10167

10169

2C

3

Leach

Helen L

26 Mar 1923

13 Oct 1991

Wife of Donald E LEACH.  Married 29 Nov 1946.

“Our Children:  Norm, Dave, Shara Lyn, Gary

10167

10169

2C

3

Leatherman

James Elwyn

11 Aug 1926

14 Jan 2007

Husband of Mary (MAURER) LEATHERMAN. 


Son of Ray & Loura (KINDELL) LEATHERMAN.


S1, US Navy, WW II.


(Click here to view obituary.)

11073

2D

19

Lee

Flossie C

15 Oct 1878

3 Dec 1957

nee CLEVELAND.  Wife of J Vaden LEE. 


Daughter of John Franklin & Mary (POLK) CLEVELAND.

8618

1B

16

Lee

John Roy

3 Nov 1903

6 Jan 1926

Son of J Vaden & Flossie (CLEVELAND) LEE.

8617

1B

16

Lee

Ruth

19 Jan 1921

4 Jun 2012

nee RILEY.  Wife of Samuel J LEE. 


Daughter of William & Dolly (ORAN) RILEY. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4463

2C

5

Lee

Samuel Jackson

8 Jun 1916

30 Mar 1986

Husband of Ruth (RILEY) LEE. 


Son of Oliver E & Ida A (WALKER) LEE.

4463

2C

5

Leech

Candace Sue

13 Jan 1953

--

Wife of Gregory Ray LEECH.

10454

2D

11

Leech

Corey Ray

13 Dec 1981

12 Dec 1988

Son of Gregory Ray & Candace Sue LEECH.

10454

2D

11

Leech

Gregory Ray

23 Apr 1950

--

Husband of Candace Sue LEECH.

10454

2D

11

LeGrange

Claudie

9 Mar 1887

1 Jun 1889

Son of George L & Lillie LeGRANGE.

7786

1C

8

LeGrange

Florence A

26 Nov 1889

25 Nov 1894

Daughter of George L & Lillie LeGRANGE.

7784

1C

8

LeGrange

George L

1 Nov 1864

18 Mar 1896

--

7783

7782

1C

8

LeGrange

Infant

9 Jan 1881

11 Jan 1881

Infant son of Albert & Amanda E (SKELTON) LeGRANGE.

7682

1C

3

LeGrange

James H

--

9 Jun 1878

Son of William D & M A LeGRANGE.

Aged 2 Yrs. 2 Ms. 15 Ds.

7744

1C

6

LeGrange

John

1808

2 Feb 1876

(Note:  This stone probably is not in the original location!)

8857

1D

7

LeGrange

Louis

abt 1851

28 Jan 1934

Husband of Ellen or Ella (SUMMERS) LeGRANGE, 1st, married 18 Sep 1870; and Mary A (WILKERSON) LeGRANGE, 2nd, married 20 Nov 1884.  Son of John & Nancy LeGRANGE.

Age:  83 years.

No headstone found.
 

1?

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LeGrange

Lillie

22 Oct 1867

3 Mar 1938

nee LeGRANGE.  Wife of Oscar L LeGRANGE.

7781

1C

8

LeGrange

Mary E

--

7 Oct 1881

Wife of L LeGRANGE.

Aged 38 Y. 11 M. 15 D.

7681

1C

3

LeGrange

Oscar L

29 Sep 1875

--

Husband of Lillie (LeGRANGE) LeGRANGE.  Son of Louis & Ellen (SUMMERS) LeGRANGE.

7781

1C

8

LeGrange

William Edgar

--

8 Dec 1880

Son of L & Mary E LeGRANGE.

Aged 4 m. 15 d.

7684

1C

3

Leipold

Harold

4 Sep 1943

--

Husband of Linda LEIPOLD.

11048

2D

18

Leipold

Linda

20 Nov 1946

--

Wife of Harold LEIPOLD.

11048

2D

18

Leister

Barbara L

22 Jun 1936

30 May 1994

“Mother”

“Mother of: Sherry, Rita, Scott, Tom”

9929

9930

2A

8

Lemeron

Wilma McCarty

1915

1955

nee McCARTY.  Daughter of Arthur D & Matilda J (BINKLEY) McCARTY.

7760

1C

7

Lemmons

Carson E

11 Aug 1912

20 Jul 1988

Husband of Thelma L (SOWDER) LEMMONS.

10035

2B

4

Lemmons

Clarence E

29 Sep 1942

13 Apr 2003

Husband of Jean LEMMONS.

11049

2D

18

Lemmons

Dixie Kay

1 Jan 1940

--

Wife of William G LEMMONS.  Married 18 Dec 1959.


Our Girls:  Terri, Kim. 

Grandchildren:  BJ, Cassie, Lyndsey, Alex.


1254

1255

2E

1

Lemmons

James J

2 Jan 1938

19 Mar 1997

Husband of Rebecca E (HOUCHINS) LEMMONS. 


Married 10 Jun 1961.


“Papaw”

4025

2D

18

Lemmons

Jean

11 Nov 1946

--

Wife of Clarence E LEMMONS.

11049

2D

18

Lemmons

Mildred P

16 Aug 1915

--

Wife of William F LEMMONS.  

1497

2E

1

Lemmons

Rebecca E

3 Jun 1943

16 Nov 2015

nee HOUCHINS.  Wife of James J LEMMONS. 


Married 10 Jun 1961


Daughter of Paul & Myrtle HOUCHINS.


“Mamaw” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4025

2D

18

Lemmons

Thelma L

6 Aug 1912

4 Sep 1982

nee SOWDER.  Wife of Carson E LEMMONS. 


Daughter of Jahile "J H" & Louise E (TYREE) SOWDER.

10035

2B

4

Lemmons

William F “Bill”

8 May 1910

20 Aug 2010

Husband of Mildred “Midge LEMMONS.  Son of Clarence & Alta (GRANELL) LEMMONS.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1497

2E

1

Lemmons

William Grant “Bill”

6 Nov 1937

3 Jan 2014

Husband of Dixie Kay LEMMONS.  Married 18 Dec 1959.


Son of Son of William F "Bill" & Mildred "Midge" LEMMONS. 


Our Girls:  Terri, Kim. 

Grandchildren:  BJ, Cassie, Lyndsey, Alex.


US Navy.



(Click here to view obituary.)

1254

1255

2E

1

Leonard

John R

17 May 1907

21 Aug 2000

Husband of Mildred L (MISCHLER) LEONARD. 


Son of Raymond J & Dora Alice (BRACKEN) LEONARD.

9773

2A

5

Leonard

Mildred L

11 Jul 1908

25 Jul 1999

nee MISCHLER.  Wife of John R LEONARD.  Daughter of Charles A & Berlinda (VanWINKLE) MISCHER.

9773

2A

5

Lewis

Bertha

29 Mar 1893

28 Sep 1988

nee BREWER.  Wife of William Alvis LEWIS.

9467

1F

5

Lewis

Charles P

9 Apr 1916

13 Aug 1991

Husband of Violet A LEWIS.  Married 9 Apr 1938.

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

10132

10133

2C

1

Lewis

Chester "Earl"

31 May 1944

11 May 2017

Son of Lyndelle & Gladys (GRASS) LEWIS. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

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Lewis

David P

27 Sep 1899

24 Feb 1988

Husband of Mabel H LEWIS.

9838

2A

6

Lewis

Gladys Mae

31 Jul 1922

21 Mar 1995

Husband of Lyndelle D LEWIS. 


Married 5 Sep 1942.


“Our Children:  Charles, Bertha, Earl, Betty, Billy, Pepper”

9020

1E

2

Lewis

Jackie L

18 Mar 1927

15 Nov 2009

Husband of Norma (MILLER) LEWIS. 


Married 15 Feb 1953. 


Son of David & Mabel (HARTLEY) LEWIS. 


Our Son:  David A. 

Our Grandchildren:  Levi J, Mabel E, Elijah A, Paul D.


"Karmel Korn King"


(Click here to view obituary.)

1537

1538

2E

9

Lewis

Lyndelle D

7 Aug 1914

17 Sep 1980

Wife of Gladys M LEWIS. 


Married 5 Sep 1942


Son of William Alvis & Bertha (BREWER) LEWIS.


“Our Children:  Charles, Bertha, Earl, Betty, Billy, Pepper”

Pfc., US Army, WW II.

9020

9021

1E

2

Lewis

Mabel H

26 Nov 1906

6 Apr 1983

Wife of David P LEWIS.

9838

2A

6

Lewis

Norma Lee

22 May 1927

4 Apr 2010

nee LEWIS.  Wife of Jackie L LEWIS. 


Married 15 Feb 1953. 


Daughter of Aaron & Dicie (KOERNER) MILLER.


Our Son:  David A. 

Our Grandchildren:  Levi J, Mabel E, Elijah A, Paul D.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1537

1538

2E

9

Lewis

Violet A

15 Mar 1919

22 Jun 1997

Wife of Charles P LEWIS. 


Married 9 Apr 1938

10132

2C

1

Lewis

William Alvis

10 Nov 1889

5 Sep 1950

Husband of Bertha (BREWER) LEWIS.

9467

1F

5

Lightwald

Kathleen Allen

1905

1958

nee ALLEN.  Daughter of George B & Cordelia ALLEN.

7951

1C

17

Lindsey

Franklin E

14 Apr 1941

18 Jan 1995

Sgt. US Army, Vietnam.

9939

9940

2A

8

Lindy

Charles Everett

18 Feb 1882

25 Aug 1955

Husband of Charlotte Rose "Lottie" (ELLIOTT) LINDY.  Married 22 Mar 1911.  Son of Andrew Jackson & Nancy (DAVIDSON) LINDY.

9028

1E

2

Lindy

Charlotte Rose "Lottie"

25 Jun 1884

22 Sep 1970

nee ELLIOTT.  Wife of Charles Everett LINDY.  Married 22 Mar 1911. 


Daughter of Joseph Wright & Louisa Jane (CUNNINGHAM) ELLIOTT.

9029

1E

2

Livermore

Bill J, Rev.

9 Mar 1925

23 Jul 1989

Husband of Maxine F (LEE)  LIVERMORE.  Married 8 May 1955


Son of Thomas & Janie (YOUNG) LIVERMORE.


“Our Sons:  Bill, Bob, Brad”


S1, US Navy, WW II.

11061

11062

2D

19

Livermore

Bradley Thomas

28 Dec 1962

10 Mar 2014


Husband of Mary (RAINEY) LIVERMORE. 


Son of Rev. Bill J & Maxine F (LEE) LIVERMORE. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


1313

2D

19

Livermore

Maxine F

13 Oct 1934

23 Jun 2017

nee LEE.  Wife of Rev, Bill J LIVERMORE. 


Married 8 May 1955


Daughter of Raymond & Margie (WILKEY) LEE.


“Our Sons:  Bill, Bob, Brad” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

11061

11062

2D

19

Lloyd

David L

5 Jul 1946

10 Nov 2017

Husband of Judy LLOYD 


Son of Charles F & Juanita (LANDRUS) LLOYD.


US Army, Vietnam. 



(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

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Lloyd

Donald R

6 Jan 1944

1 Jun 2000

“Dad”

“Daughters:  Christi, Kimberly”

“Grandchildren:  Kitt, Hope, Bailey”

US Army, Vietnam.

11213

11215

11214

2E

11

Loveless

Billy Gene

27 Oct 1932

15 Mar 2006

Husband of Sara Mae (CREEK) LOVELESS.  Married 12 Aug 1956.  Son of John & Vera (PATE) LOVELESS. 


US Navy, Korea. 



(Click here to view obituary.)

11195

2E

7

Loveless

Sara Mae

7 Sep 1930

14 Jul 2008

nee CREEK.  Wife of Billy Gene LOVELESS.  Married 12 Aug 1956.  Daughter of Noel Wilson & Ochla Irene (CORNE) CREEK.


(Click here to view obituary.)

11195

2E

7

Loveless

William F “Bill”

13 Jun 1917

22 Jun 2009

Husband of Wilma L (TERRY) LOVELESS. 


Married 9 Aug 1938.


“Our Children:  Lois Jean, Norma Evely, William Wayne.”


Pfc., US Army, WW II.

9934

1671

1672


2A

8

Loveless

Wilma L

4 Sep 1923

7 Oct 2016

nee TERRY.  Wife of William F “Bill” LOVELESS. 


Married 9 Aug 1938


Daughter of William & Florence (FARRER) TERRY.


“Our Children:  Lois Jean, Norma Evely, William Wayne.” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

9934

1671

2A

8

Loyd

Christine Jo

9 Jul 1968

10 Jul 1968

Daughter of Earl & Eva Jane (ANGLE) LOYD, Jr.

9557

2A

2

Loyd

Earl Cyrus

10 Dec 1902

12 Sep 1975

Husband of Martha Vivian (STONEBERGER) LOYD.

9837

2A

6

Loyd

Earl, Jr.

3 Aug 1929

12 Feb 1996

Husband of Eva Jane (ANGLE) LOYD.


Son of Earl Cyrus & Martha Vivian (STONEBERGER) LOYD.


Pfc., US Army, Korea.

9952

9951

2A

8

Loyd

Martha Vivian

22 Jul 1911

4 Jul 1973

nee STONGBERGER.  Wife of Earl Cyrus LOYD.

9837

2A

6

Loyd

Eva Jane

18 Dec1838

24 May 2000

nee ANGLE.  Wife of Earl LOYD, Jr.  


Daughter of Rex & Sadie (DILL) ANGLE, Sr.

9951

2A

Lucas

Arba “Slim”

5 Jul 1893

22 Apr 1977

Son of James S & Mary J (SAULMON) LUCAS.

7638

1C

1

Lucas

Arthur S

30 Aug 1877

13 Feb 1944

Husband of Maggie LUCAS.

“Father”

8072

1B

3

Lucas

Carlos V

4 Mar 1906

18 Nov 1976

Husband of Norma M LUCAS.

9542

2A

1

Lucas

Edgar J

1873

1954

Husband of Maggie E LUCAS.

8093

1B

4

Lucas

Elmer C

1881

1961

Husband of Velva E (SMITH) LUCAS.

9280

1E

7

Lucas

Infant

--

1 Jul 1879

Infant son of James S & Mary J (SAULMON) LUCAS.

7641

1C

1

Lucas

James S

16 May 1843

16 Feb 1913

Husband of Mary J (SAULMON) LUCAS.  Married 16 Feb 1872.

7639

1C

1

Lucas

Lloyd A

1922

1938

--

8092

1B

4

Lucas

Maggie

10 Mar 1879

15 Aug 1971

Wife of Arthur S LUCAS.

“Mother”

8072

1B

3

Lucas

Maggie E

1874

1954

Wife of Edgar J LUCAS.

8093

1B

4

Lucas

Mary J

15 Feb 1854

31 Jan 1916

nee SAULMON.  Wife of James S LUCAS.  Married 16 Feb 1872.

7639

1C

1

Lucas

Norma M

18 Oct 1906

10 Feb 1973

Wife of Carlos V LUCAS.

9542

2A

1

Lucas

Velva E

1890

1965

nee SMITH.  Wife of Elmer C LUCAS.

9280

1E

7

Lucas

Wilbur C

21 Nov 1895

26 Mar 1904

Son of James S & Mary J (SAULMON) LUCAS.

Aged 8 Y. 4 M. 9 D.

7640

1C

1

Luker

Eunice Marie

8 Dec 1928

19 Sep 1950

“Mother”

1456

1A

2

Luttrell

Horace "Kelly"

29 Jan 1952

17 Jan 2006

Son of Horace C & Margie (STENSOR) LUTTRELL.


AD1, US Navy, Vietnam.


(Click here to view obituary.)

11283

2F

1

Lynch

J Floyd

16 Dec 1879

25 May 1968

Husband of Lucinda E LYNCH.

7904

1C

14

Lynch

Lucinda E

2 Mar 1887

5 Sep 1979

Wife of J Floyd LYNCH.

7904

1C

14

Lynn

George

22 Feb 1906

25 Sep 1996

Husband of Marietta (McCARTY) LYNN.

7757

1C

7

Lynn

Marietta

24 Jan 1910

20 Feb 2000

nee McCARTY.  Wife of George LYNN.  Daughter of Arthur D & Matilda J (BINKLEY) McCARTY.

7757

1C

7

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.