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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    01 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

Naas

Charlotte A

14 Apr 1941

--

Wife of Clarence J NAAS.  Married 11 Aug 1987.

“Children:  Angela, Anna, Darrel, Keith, Steve, Bryan, Scott”

10303

10304

2D

4

Naas

Clarence J

31 Mar 1950

--

Husband of Charlotte A NAAS.  Married 11 Aug 1987.

“Children:  Angela, Anna, Darrel, Keith, Steve, Bryan, Scott”

10303

10304

2D

4

Nelson

Sue E

6 Jun 1949

6 May 2017

nee Morrison.. 


Daughter of Orbin & Edna (HALL) MORRISON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

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Nettleton

Attie M

13 Oct 1868

3 Oct 1950

nee KENDLE.  Wife of James Benjamin "Ben" NETTLETON. 


Daughter of William Franklin & Elizabeth (HANKS) KENDLE.

9320

1E

8

Nettleton

James Benjamin "Ben"

12 Mar 1869

5 Oct 1955

Husband of Attie M (KENDLE) NETTLETON. 


Son of James C & Sarah C (FRAVEL) NETTLETON.

9318

1E

8

Neuman

Dora Phyllis

29 Dec 1914

10 Apr 1986

Wife of Robert Earl NEUMAN.  Married 14 Feb 1946.

10097

2B

6

Neuman

Robert Earl

23 Dec 1917

6 Aug 1979

Husband of Dora Phyllis NEUMAN.  Married 14 Feb 1946.

10097

2B

6

Newberry

Alva Henry

16 Jan 1876

9 Jul 1924

Husband of Margaret "Maggie" (WILSON) NEWBERRY. 


Married:  22 Apr 1897.


Son of Henry Wilford & Mary (BORDEN) NEWBERRY.

9012

1E

1

Newberry

Downey Alva

17 Sep 1897

4 May 1951

Husband of Mabel (COATES) NEWBERRY. 


Married:  2 Jul 1919.


Son of Alva Henry & Margaret (WILSON) NEWBERRY.


Indiana, Capt. 707th Ry. Grand Div., WW II.

8202

8203

1B

7

Newberry

Glenn W

4 Jul 1907

15 Dec 1976

Son of Alva Henry & Mary (WILSON) NEWBERRY. 


Never Married."

9013

1E

1

Newberry

Henry Wilford

abt 1837

5 Dec 1910

Husband of Mary (BORDEN) NEWBERRY. 


Married:  29 Jun 1865 in Harrison County, Indiana.


“Father”


Pvt., Co. C, 66th Reg. Indiana Infantry.

8975

8976

8974

1D

12

Newberry

Isaac S

25 Apr 1866

10 Jul 1927

Husband of Katie (MONTGOMERY) NEWBERRY, 1st; married 1 Jan 1892; and Elecia Belle (PIERCE) NEWBERRY BELCHER, 2nd, married 8 Apr 1897.


Son of Henry Wilford & Mary (BORDEN) NEWBERRY.

8016

1A

1

Newberry

Katie

20 Nov 1869

11 Oct 1957

nee MONTGOMERY.  First wife of Isaac S NEWBERRY. 


Married 1 Jan 1892.


(On same stone as her sister, Hattie MONTGOMERY.  They are the daughter's of Thomas & Cordelia (McDOWELL) MONTGOMERY.  Hattie was never married.)

8884

1D

8

Newberry

Mabel

23 Jul 1898

10 Feb 1979

nee COATES.  Wife of Downey Alva NEWBERRY.


Married:  2 Jul 1919. 


Daughter of Sherman & Shirley (BARNES) COATES.

8202

1B

7

Newberry

Margaret "Maggie"

30 Dec 1877

19 Jan 1928

Wife of Alva Henry NEWBERRY. 


Daughter of W L & Ellen (MILBURN) WILSON.

9012

1E

1

Newberry

Mary

15 Mar 1841

21 Jul 1895

nee BORDEN.  Wife of Henry Wilford NEWBERRY. 


Married:  29 Jun 1865 in Harrison County, Indiana.


Daughter of Benjamin BORDEN & Elizabeth (LYNCH) BORDEN BLOOMFELTER.


“Born in Harrison Co. Indiana


Aged 54 y. 4 m. 6 d.

“Mother”

8978

8975

8979

1D

12

Newcom

Ella C

6 Jan 1866

--

Wife of William R NEWCOM.

8878

1D

7

Newcom

William R

15 May 1862

1 Jul 1898

Husband of Ella C NEWCOM.

8875

1D

7

Newcome

Annie

24 Jan 1832

25 Apr 1879

Wife of Thomas NEWCOME.


Age 47 Y. 3 M. 1 D.

7840

1C

11

Newcome

Clara M

31 Mar 1894

17 Nov 1986

Wife of Henry H NEWCOME.

9415

1F

3

Newcome

Henry

21 Jun 1866

29 Mar 1867

Son of Thomas & Annie NEWCOME.

7841

1C

11

Newcome

Henry H

7 Sep 1886

24 Dec 1963

Husband of Clara M NEWCOME.

9415

1F

3

Newton

Donald “Ish”

24 Aug 1927

29 Jan 1993

Husband of Mary Rose NEWTON.

S2, US Navy

9966

9967

2B

1

Newton

Donald E

5 Oct 1930

26 Nov 2010

Husband of Dorothy Mae (WHITTEN) NEWTON, 1st; and Florence (CARITHERS) NEWTON, 2nd.  Son of Roy & Fern NEWTON.

US Air Force.

(Click here to view obituary.)

9470

1F

6

Newton

Dorothy J “Janie”

13 Sep 1941

9 Mar 2003

--

9465

1F

5

Newton

Dorothy Mae

1929

1961

nee WHITTEN.  Wife of Donald E "Bud" NEWTON.

9470

1F

6

Newton

Fern F

1898

1993

Wife of Roy J NEWTON.

9473

1F

6

Newton

Florence M

1924

2007

nee CARITHERS.  Second wife of Donald E "Bud" NEWTON.

9471

1F

6

Newton

Joe Earl

8 Jul 1952

22 Dec 2010

Son of Wilma Jean NEWTON CLEARWATER.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1616

2D

4

Newton

John W

1856

1935

Husband of Mary Carolyn (DENBO) NEWTON.


“Father”

9353

1F

1

Newton

Kenneth Wayne

21 Mar 1939

23 Sep 1938

--

9472

1F

6

Newton

Marie L

19 Nov 1905

20 Oct 1987

nee CECIL.  Wife of Nova C NEWTON.

9463

1F

5

Newton

Mary Carolyn

24 Jan 1862

7 Aug 1948

nee DENBO.  Wife of John W NEWTON.


“Mother”

9353

1F

1

Newton

Mary Rose

14 may 1927

--

Wife of Donald “Ish” NEWTON.

9966

2B

1

Newton

Nova Cecil

22 Dec 1898

20 Apr 1978

Husband of Marie L NEWTON. 


Son of John W & Mary Caroline (DENBO) NEWTON.

9463

1F

5

Newton

Robert W

10 Jun 1929

21 May 1943

Son of Nova C & Marie L NEWTON.

9464

1F

5

Newton

Roy J

25 Dec 1893

15 Dec 1963

Husband of Fern F NEWTON.

Indiana, Cpl., Co. M, 152nd Infantry, WW I.

9473

9474

1F

6

Nigg

Bernard S

17 Oct 1913

10 Mar 1996

Husband of Virginia M NIGG.

Pfc., US Army, WW II.

9895

9896

2A

7

Nigg

Virginia M

10 Apr 1921

13 Feb 2000

Wife of Bernard S NIGG.

9895

2A

7

Nossett - Malcolm

Gertrude O

6 Nov 1908

18 Sep 1991

nee RECTOR.  Wife of Robert G NOSSETT, 1st; and Clifford MALCOLM, 2nd, married Mar 1972.


Dauighter of Hiram & Martha (SCHACKELFORD) RECTOR.

9639

2A

3

Nossett

Robert G

29 Jul 1908

Jul 1960

First husband of Gertrude O NOSSETT.

9639

2A

3

Nutter

Dorothy Mae

24 Jun 1935

15 Jan 2003

nee WILEY.  First wife of Ronald Dean "Ron" NUTTER. 


Daughter of Horace & Jane (CONNOR) WILEY.

9879

2A

7

Nutter

Ronald Dean

3 Oct 1935

16 Jul 2015

Husband of Dorothy Mae (WILEY) NUTTER,1st; and Liz (MARTIN) NUTTER, 2nd. 


Son of Clendon & Margaret NUTTER.

4065

2A

7

O’Neil

Bertha S

9 Mar 1891

1 Jan 1970

--

7985

1C

18

O’Neil

Elizabeth M

21 Oct 1865

4 Jun 1938

Wife of James A O’NEIL.

“Mother”

7986

1C

18

O’Neil

Frank A

7 Jul 1895

23 Apr 1966

Husband of Nora E O’NEIL.

Indiana, Wagoner, Sup. Co. 40th Fld. Art., WW I

7983

7984

1C

18

O’Neil

James A

5 Nov 1858

16 Jul 1936

Husband of Elizabeth M O’NEIL.

“Father”

7986

1C

18

O’Neil

Nora E

7 Apr 1893

1 Jan 1982

Wife of Frank A O’NEIL.

7983

1C

18

O’Neil

Stella M

14 Nov 1897

21 May 1966

--

7985

1C

18

Oberleas

Darrell Clark

16 May 1915

7 Nov 1989

Husband of Mayme (HOLLEN) OBERLEAS.


Married 3 Sep 1942.


EM1, US Navy, WW II.

9986

9987

2B

1

Oberleas

Mayme Hollen

16 Aug 1917

30 Apr 1996

nee HOLLEN.  Wife of Darrell Clark OBERLEAS.


Married 3 Sep 1942


Daughter of John Henry & Charlena Francis "Lena" (JONES) HOLLEN.

9986

2B

1

Oing

Carl L

1 Jul 1916

22 Jul 1987

Son of Herman & Claudia Belle (GREER) OING. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found.
 

1E

5

Oing

Claudia Belle

1882

1933

nee GREER.  Wife of Herman J OING.

9183

1E

5

Oing

Herman J

1875

1950

Husband of Claudia Belle (GREER) OING.

9183

1E

5

Olds

Doris G

2 Sep 1906

30 Oct 1973

Husband of Marjorie B OLDS.  Married 7 Apr 1926.

9208

1E

6

Olds

Kathren Lee

5 Jun 1935

11 Oct 1950

Daughter of Doris G & Marjorie B OLDS.

9209

1E

6

Olds

Marjorie B

3 Oct 1907

17 Nov 1971

Wife of Doris G OLDS.  Married 7 Apr 1926

9208

1E

6

Oliver

Martha J

1880

1941

--

9488

1F

6

Olmstead

Ethel M

1884

1970

Wife of William G OLMSTEAD.

8566

1B

15

Olmstead

Martha

1851

1928

Wife of Samuel L OLMSTEAD.

8565

1B

15

Olmstead

Samuel L

1848

1923

Husband of Martha OLMSTEAD.

8565

1B

15

Olmstead

William G

1877

1958

Husband of Ethel M OLMSTEAD.

8566

1B

15

Orin

James

--

26 Oct 1879

Aged 77 yrs. 6 ms. 24 ds.

8166

1B

6

Osborne

Hazel Jean

10 Aug 1924

20 Jun 1963

--

7897

1C

13

Osborne

Ruby L

6 Jun 1914

28 Jan 1993

--

No headstone found.
 

1C

?

Lot 63

Otake

Brittney Lynne

23 Apr 1975

--

Wife of Scott Schuichi OTAKE.  Married 20 Jul 2002.

“Our Son:  Zachary James”

11267

2E

18

Otake

Scott Schuichi

21 Oct 1971

31 Aug 2008

Husband of Brittney Lynne OTAKE.  Married 20 Jul 2002.

“Our Son:  Zachary James”

11267

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.