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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   16 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-

ion

Row

McAtee

Ethel M Elgan

8 Jun 1927

4 Dec 1986

nee ELGAN.  Daughter of Earnest W & Cora Lee ELGAN.

9619

2A

3

McAvoy

Jacqueline M

23 Jul 1971

25 Dec 2006

nee PICKETT.  Wife of Jason C McAVOY.  Married 27 Oct 1990.

10491

2D

13

McAvoy

Jason C

10 Mar 1972

--

Husband of Jacqueline M (PICKETT) McAVOY.  Married 27 Oct 1990.

10491

2D

13

McAvoy

Joseph Gabriel Pickett

29 Dec 2002

29 Dec 2002

Infant son of Jason & Jacqueline McAVOY.

10444

2D

10

McBroom

Bonnie R

6 Oct 1928

--

Wife of Harold Loyd McBROOM.


“Our Children:  Debra K, Donna F, Judith C”

10147

10148

2C

2

McBroom

Donna F

--

30 Mar 1952

Daughter of Harold Loyd & Bonnie R McBROOM.

10147

2C

2

McBroom

Harold Loyd

13 Jul 1927

9 Apr 2009

Husband of Bonnie R McBROOM.


“Our Children:  Debra K, Donna F, Judith C” 


Son of Luther Peyton & Elsie Mae (JOINER) McBROOM.


CS3, US Navy, WW II.

10147

10148

2C

2

McCandless

Arlene M

1919

2007

Wife of Denzil D McCANDLESS.  Married 10 Dec 1955.

10027

2B

3

McCandless

Denzil D

1915

1977

Husband of Arlene M McCANDLESS.  Married 10 Dec 1955.

10027

2B

3

McCarty

Anna E

18 Mar 1871

11 Feb 1962

nee WOODS.  Wife of Charles William WARREN, 1st, married 23 Feb 1888; and ? McCARTY, 2nd.

7777

1C

8

McCarty

Arthur D

29 Oct 1880

24 May 1937

Husband of Matilda J (BINKLEY) McCARTY.

8085

1B

3

McCarty

Arthur, Jr.

3 Jan 1923

13 Aug 1939

Pvt., 139th F. A. Ind. N. G.

“Killed by dud explosion at Ft. Knox, KY”

8082

1B

3

McCarty

Earl Brown

28 Nov 1906

21 Feb 1969

Husband of Nola Helen McCARTY.

9192

1E

5

McCarty

Elizabeth A

1844

1926

--

8741

1D

2

McCarty

Eva E

17 Dec 1885

27 Jun 1944

Wife of Harvey A McCARTY.

“Mother”

8090

1B

4

McCarty

Harvey A

28 Aug 1884

3 Feb 1959

Husband of Eva E McCARTY.

“Father”

8090

1B

4

McCarty

Infant

12 Oct 1900

12 Oct 1900

Infant son of Arthur D & Matilda J (BINKLEY) McCARTY.

7761

1C

7

McCarty

Infant

8 Jan 1900

8 Jan 1900

Infant daughter of Arthur D & Matilda J (BINKLEY) McCARTY.

7762

1C

7

McCarty

Jacob

1827

2 Dec 1875

Husband of Nancy E (WILSON) McCARTY.  Married 26 Feb 1850.

Aged 48 Years.

(Note:  Two stones.)

7697

7698

1C

4

McCarty

Joseph

3 Feb 1863

3 Jun 1913

Husband of Olevia E McCARTY.

8789

8787

1D

4

McCarty

Joseph

16 Jun 1928

25 Jun 1973

--

9259

1E

7

McCarty

Marilyn Sue

24 Nov 1931

25 Apr 1938

--

9262

1E

7

McCarty

Matilda J

19 Jul 1890

21 Jun 1919

nee BINKLEY.  Wife of Arthur D McCARTY.

8085

1B

3

McCarty

Mercedes

10 Nov 1900

10 Jul 1971

--

9261

1E

7

McCarty

Nancy E

1833

11 Dec 1876

nee WILSON.  Wife of Jacob McCARTY.  Married 26 Feb 1850.

Aged 43 Years.

(Note:  Two stones.)

7698

7699

1C

4

McCarty

Nola Helen

7 Apr 1911

7 Mar 1989

Wife of Earl Brown McCARTY.

9192

1E

5

McCarty

Olevia E

14 Apr 1863

21 Jan 1955

Wife of Joseph McCARTY.

8788

8787

1D

4

McCarty

Susan J

4 Sep 1940

10 May 2005

--

9258

1E

7

McCarty

Tiddy Jane

1921

1922

--

8084

1B

3

McCarty

Virgil

24 Dec 1899

8 Arp 1979

--

9260

1E

7

McCarty

William

8 Nov 1859

6 Nov 1900

“Father”

8301

8302

8300

1B

10

McCarty

William J

1868

1944

--

8077

1B

3

McClain

Donald M

1920

1954

Son of Bert & Ruby (BELOAT) McCLAIN.

9079

1E

3

McClain

Orlando "Orlay"

1867

1947

Husband of Viola (HATFIELD) McCLAIN. 


Married:  17 Dec 1893.


Son of William & Felia (MINICK) McCLAIN.

9077

1E

3

McClain

Ruby

17 Mar 1900

17 Apr 1920

nee BELOAT.  First wife of Bert McCLAIN.


Daughter of John D & Jessie (HAM) BELOAT.

9075

1E

3

McClain “McLain”

Viola

23 Feb 1877

30 Oct 1961

nee HATFIELD.  Wife of Orlando "Orlay" McCLAIN. 


Married:  17 Dec 1893. 


Daughter of Samuel & Susan (ANDERSON) HATFIELD.

9076

1E

3

McClary

Henrietta

1874

1950

nee NEWBY.  Wife of John Willard McCLARY. 


Daughter of William Nathaniel NEWBY & Margaret (BURTON) NEWBY WATSON.

9118

1E

4

McClary

John Willard

1874

1941

Husband of Henrietta (NEWBY) McCLARY.

9118

1E

4

McClellan

Edna

24 Sep 1923

17 Jan 2014

nee KNIGHT.  Wife of Philogene McCLELLAN. 


Married 1 Mar 1942 in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana. 


Daughter of Eugene & Anna (STEWART) KNIGHT. 


(Click here to view obituary.)   


Note:  Husband is buried at Maumee Cemetery.

1290

2E

14

McClurkin

Ada Louise

5 Sep 1920

7 Jul 2016

Daughter of Arch W & Mary (MILLER) McCLURKIN.


“Sister” of Harriedt A McCLURKIN. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7926

1C

15

McClurkin

Arch W

1879

1921

Husband of Mary M (MILLER) McCLURKIN.


“Father”

7923

1C

15

McClurkin

Carol C

1918

1996

Wife of Morton D McCLURKIN.

7924

1C

15

McClurkin

Hariet A

11 Jun 1919

15 Jan 2004

Daughter of Arch W & Mary (MILLER) McCLURKIN.


“Sister” of Ada L McCLURKIN.

7926

1C

15

McClurkin

Mary M

1890

1925

nee MILLER.  Wife of Arch W McCLURKIN.


“Mother”

7922

1C

15

McClurkin

Morton D

3 Jun 1918

5 Mar 1985

Husband of Carol C McCLURKIN.

S Sgt., US Army, WW II.

7924

7925

1C

15

McCown

Frank M

1861

1943

--

9429

1F

4

McCrary

Charles M

1858

1890

--

8664

1B

17

McCrary

Nellie C

1880

1890

--

8663

1B

17

McCullough

Harold F

28 Oct 1908

6 Dec 1974

Husband of Thelma R McCULLOUGH.  Married 9 Nov 1940.

Pvt., US Army,

9091

9092

1E

3

McCullough

Thelma R

16 Oct 1911

21 Mar 1989

Wife of Harold F McCULLOUGH.  Married 9 Nov 1940.

9091

1E

3

McDaniel

Brenda Kay

5 Nov 1951

17 Sep 2017

nee MOORE.  Wife of John M McDANIEL.


Married 5 Jun 1971.


Daughter of Arthur Eugene & Alma Charlene (COBURN) MOORE.


“Children:  Jeremy and Kara”


(Click here to view obituary.)

11176

11177

2E

4

McDaniel

John M

22 Oct 1952

19 Aug 2005

Husband of Brenda Kay (MOORE) McDANIEL.


Married 5 Jun 1971.


“Children:  Jeremy and Kara”

11176

11177

2E

4

McDaniel

Linda S

8 Apr 1947

2 Oct 2008

nee TUCKER.  Daughter of Tommy TUCKER & Anna L TUCKER GREER.

11219

2E

11

McDermott

Pearl B

27 Jun 1919

20 Oct 1996

Wife of Walter E McDERMOTT.  Married 24 Dec 1942.

11035

2D

17

McDermott

Walter E

29 Mar 1917

25 Jun 2009

Husband of Pearl B McDERMOTT.  Married 24 Dec 1942.

S Sgt., US Army, WW II.  Purple Heart.

11035

11036

2D

17

McDonald

Annabelle

16 Aug 1934

--

Wife of James G McDONALD, Jr.

“Our Children:  Elizabeth Anne, James, Gordon III, Mary Jane”

9679

9680

2A

4

McDonald

Anna Marie

27 Feb 1932

22 Feb 2017

nee CURTICE.  Wife of Robert LaDane McDONALD. 


Daughter of Marion Dudley & Marguerite Anna (YOUNG) CURTICE. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

McDonald

Clair A

1901

1954

Wife of Morton B McDONALD.

9285

1E

7

McDonald

Cleo T

27 Feb 1906

25 Sep 1980

Wife of James G McDONALD.

9772

2A

5

McDonald

James G

22 Jul 1905

16 Jun 1970

Husband of Cleo T McDONALD.

9772

2A

5

McDonald

James Gordon, Jr.

7 Apr 1931

23 Jan 2004

Husband of Annabelle McDONALD.

“Our Children:  Elizabeth Anne, James, Gordon III, Mary Jane”

9679

9680

2A

4

McDonald

Laura

1878

1958

“Mother”

9284

1E

7

McDonald

Morton B

1900

1991

Husband of Clair A McDONALD.

9285

1E

7

McElderry

Berneice H

7 Jun 1910

21 Jul 1985

Wife of Joe R McELDERRY.

9296

1E

7

McElderry

Joe R

2 Feb 1913

31 Mar 1996

Husband of Berneice H McELDERRY.

9296

1E

7

McEllhiney

Charles Gilson

16 Jun 1935

14 Sep 2016

Husband of Ann Lynne CRISP McELLINHEY. 


Married 28 Aug 1982.


Son of Gilson OLLIS & Mildred (FULLER) OLLIS McELLHINEY.


US Navy, Korean War.


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

?

?

McGillem

Donald T

2 Apr 1938

30 Mar 2004

Husband of Judith A McGILLEM.

“Our Daughters:  Sherie D, Teresa R”

MR2, US Navy

11148

11149

2E

1

McGillem

Homer L

abt 1911

22 Nov 1934

Son of Rufus & Stella McGILLEM.

Indiana, Pvt. Air Corps.

8269

1B

9

McGIllem

Judith A

20 Dec 1943

16 May 2008

Wife of Donald T McGILLEM.

“Our Daughters:  Sherie D, Teresa R”

11148

11149

2E

1

McGillem

Robert O

--

28 Feb 1933

“Our Baby”

1453

1A

1

McGillem

Rufus O

1880

1963

Husband of Stella McGILLEM.

8268

1B

9

McGillem

Stella

1886

1960

Wife of Rufus O McGILLEM.

8268

1B

9

McGregor

Cyrus

1859

1943

Husband of Emily McGREGOR.

8236

1B

8

McGregor

Emily

1865

1929

Wife of Cyrus McGREGOR.

8236

1B

8

McIntyre

Linda Wheeler

10 Sep 1932

4 Apr 2001

nee WHEELER.  Daughter of Ralph C & Linda L WHEELER.

8638

1B

16

McIntyre

MaLikai James Allen

15 Jun 2009

15 Jun 2009

Infant son of Eric BURKART & Starlina McINTYRE.

(Click here to view obitaury.)

No headstone found.
 

?

?

McKannan

Velma Masters

3 Feb 1919

6 Nov 1992

nee MASTERS.  Wife of Rev. John ROBERTS, 1st; and Cullen McKANNAH, 2nd.

10287

2D

3

McKean

Genevieve Saylor

6 Aug 1918

31 Jul 1979

nee SAYLOR.  Wife of Willoughby P “Sam” McKEAN.

8155

1B

6

McKean

Willoughby P “Sam”

11 Apr 1916

26 Jul 1989

Husband of Genevieve (SAYLOR) McKEAN.

8155

1B

6

McKee

Anna Mae

29 May 1909

22 Jun 1986

Wife of Raymond E McKEE.

10094

2B

6

McKee

Dorothy M

13 Oct 1917

16 Apr 2007

Wife of Robert H McKEE.

10330

2D

5

McKee

Raymond E

1 Oct 1907

9 Jul 1979

Husband of Anna Mae McKEE. 


Son of Carl Edward & Ida I McKEE.

10094

2B

6

McKee

Robert H "Bob"

7 Jul 1916

2 Nov 2013

Husband of Dorothy M McKEE. 


S Sgt., US Army, WW II. 



(Click here to view obituary.)

1327

1330

2D

5

McKenzie

Benjamin F

1888

1977

--

9414

1F

3

McKenzie

Clyda A

1883

1976

Wife of William McKENZIE.

8122

1B

5

McKenzie

Ethel M

30 Nov 1913

19 May 1983

Wife of Lloyd R McKENZIE.

10056

2B

4

McKenzie

Hazel C

6 Feb 1928

--

Wife of William R McKENZIE.

10010

2B

2

McKenzie

James G

1879

1941

--

9487

1F

6

McKenzie

James J “Jimmy Joe”

5 Dec 1940

25 Aug 1995

Son of Lloyd R & Ethel M McKENZIE.

10057

2B

4

McKenzie

Lloyd R

28 Sep 1913

13 Sep 1980

Husband of Ethel M McKENZIE.

10056

2B

4

McKenzie

William

1881

1936

Husband of Clyda A McKENZIE.

8122

1B

5

McKenzie

William R

5 Oct 1929

15 Dec 1978

Husband of Hazel C McKENZIE.

SSgt., US Air Force, WW II.

10010

10011

2B

2

McKinnon

Marie A

1901

1964

Wife of Rubbie R McKINNON.

9650

2A

3

McKinnon

Rubbie R

1895

1964

Husband of Marie A McKINNON.

9650

2A

3

McLemore

Sarah Jane

30 May 1871

6 Jul 1942

nee LONGEST.  Wife of Wright McLEMORE. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found or identified.
 

?

?

McLemore

Wright

4 Jul 1874

28 Apr 1936

Husband of Sarah Jane (LONGEST) McLEMORE.  Son of John & Nancy McLEMORE. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found or identified.
 

?

?

McLemore

Laura Ann

1 Jul 1912

16 Sep 2005

nee ACREE.  Daughter of James Madison & Angeline (RICE) ALLISON ACREE.

11298

2F

1

McMahel

Rebecca A

1896

1984

Wife of William R McMAHEL.

9656

2A

3

McMahel

William R

1886

1964

Husband of Rebecca A McMAHEL.

9656

2A

3

McMullin

Sylvester T

--

26 Jan 1864

“Private, Co. A, 80th Ind. Vol. Killed while in Discharge of his Duty.”

“Died on foraging expedition near Knoxville, Tenn.”

Aged 23 YRS. 9 MOS. 23 DAYS.”

(Note:  Information found on two monuments; one in row 9 and the other in row 10.)

8280

8313

1B

9

McNear

Zachary Lee Homer

1 Apr 1994

6 Apr 1994

Infant son of Phillip & Sandra (McFADDEN) McNEAR.

11024

2D

16

McRoberts

Reuben E

28 Sep 1894

6 Oct 1980

Husband of Thelma H (LEE) McROBERTS.

8622

1B

16

McRoberts

Thelma H Lee

28 Dec 1901

20 Jan 2005

nee LEE.  Wife of Reuben E McROBERTS.

8622

1B

16

McWilliams

Billie June “Nan”

3 Jun 1925

--

Wife of Jack Shelton “Papa” McWILLIAMS. 


Married 9 Mar 1946.


“Our Children:  Sheridan, Lester”

“Our Grandchildren:  Kendra, Zachery, Katherine, Joel”

10080

10081

2B

5

McWilliams

Jack Shelton “Papa”

13 Dec 1924

3 Oct 1993

Husband of Billie June “Nan” McWILLIAMS. 


Married 9 Mar 1946. 


Son of William Earl McWILLIAMS.


“Our Children:  Sheridan, Lester”

“Our Grandchildren:  Kendra, Zachery, Katherine, Joel”

10080

10081

2B

5

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.