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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 Sep 2016

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

Upchurch

Joyce

-

12 Feb 1935

--

9392

1F

2

Utley

Margaret H

19 Apr 1931

16 Oct 2007

Wife of Robert E UTLEY.  Married 6 Aug 1949.

“Our Children:  Bob, Teresa, Cheryl, Mike, Randy, Joy, David, Chris”

11146

11147

2E

1

Utley

Robert E

22 May 1928

5 Jan 2004

Husband of Margaret H UTLEY.  Married 6 Aug 1949.


“Our Children:  Bob, Teresa, Cheryl, Mike, Randy, Joy, David, Chris” 


US Army, WW II.


11146

11147

2E

1

Vance

Emma L

25 Feb 1918

17 Apr 1969

nee LANDER.  Wife of Walter S VANCE.

9651

2A

3

Vance

Walter S

17 Apr 1900

24 Mar 1968

Husband of Emma L (LANDER) VANCE.

Indiana, Pvt., Quartermaster Corps, WW I.

 

9651

9652

2A

3

Velenzuela

Jimmie J

8 Jun 1975

23 Mar 1996

“Grandson”

(On same stone as Cornie A PROVINES PHILLIPS.)

8163

1B

6

Vire

Howard F

27 Mar 1914

26 Dec 1989

Husband of Ruth R VIRE.  Married 29 Sep 1943.


LTC, US Army, WW II, Korea, Vietnam.

10252

10253

2D

1

Vire

Jane T

2 Oct 1943

--

Wife of Michael R VIRE.  Married 10 Jul 1954.

10254

2D

1

Vire

Michael R

2 Jan 1945

20 Dec 1995

Husband of Jane T VIRE.  Married 10 Jul 1954


Vietnam War.



10254

2D

1

Vire

Ruth R

13 Jun 1924

30 May 1997

Wife of Howard F VIRE.  Married 29 Sep 1943.

10252

2D

1

Vore

Max D

16 Aug 1936

12 Apr 2016

Husband of Sandra Kay (BRINES) VORE. 


Married:  14 Jul 1959.


Son of Glenn & Florence (LEWIS) VORE. 


Pvt., US Army, Korea.


(Click here to view obituary.)

3943

3944

2E

6

Vore

Max Wade

21 May 1963

25 Jun 2005

Son of Max D & Sandra Kay (BRINES) VORE.

11191

2E

6

Vore

Sandra Kay

16 Aug 1936

12 Apr 2016

nee BRINES.  Wife of Max D VORE. 


Married:  14 Jul 1959.

3943

2E

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.