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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

Hazleton Community Cemetery

Formerly new Hazleton I.O.O.F.

White River Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.4885 N;  Longitude, -87.5310 W
Congressional Location:SW-1/4; LOCATION 101; TOWNSHIP 1N; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:Located along the north side of Indiana Highway 56 (East 2nd Street) at the east edge of Hazleton, Indiana.  (Northeast corner of Texas and East 2nd Street.)
Last updated    10 Nov 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using using photographs of the headstones.  Notes were supplemented with marriage and census records plus genealogy records.  There certainly are unmarked graves plus a few 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 us know.   
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions and Notes.

Image #                  Image

Sect-

ion

Row

Barnes

Ada May

1861

1936

nee HOY.  Wife of William BARNES.  Married 20 Sep 1881.

3908

2

24

Barnes

Benjamin Franklin

1840

3 Feb 1924

Husband of Rebecca (STEELMAN) BARNES.  Married 3 Jan 1865.  Son of William  & Nancy BARNES. 


(Note:  Date of death is not carved.)


(Click here to view death and burial information.)

3538

1

18

Barnes

Charles "Charlie"

31 Oct 1894

7 Jun 1980

Husband of Maude W BARNES. 


Son of William & Ada May "Addie" (HOY) BARNES.


WW I. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3909

2

24

Barnes

Matthew Douglas

4 Jun 1960

23 Nov 2013

Son of Nile Robert BARNES & Peggy Louise BARNES MILLER.

1594

4

7

Barnes

Maude W

1897

1986

Wife of Charles  "Charlie" BARNES. 


Daughter of Fred & Sarah (DECKER) BARNES.

3909

2

24

Barnes

Nile Robert

7 Nov 1911

17 Aug 1976

Husband of Peggy Louise BARNES MILLER, 1st, and second husband of Sarah P (VETRA) HARRELL BARNES, 2nd.

3819

2

17

Barnes

Opal F

10 Aug 1908

13 Dec 1992

--

4057

4

2

Barnes

Rebecca

1845

26 Dec 1920

nee STEELMAN.  Wife of Benjamin Franklin BARNES.  Married 3 Jan 1865.  Daughter of John W & Elizabeth STEELMAN. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3538

1

18

Barnes

Sarah P  Harrell

22 Apr 1918

21 Sep 2006

nee VETRA.  Wife of WALTER HARRELL, 1st; and Niles BARNES, 2nd.  Daughter of William & Arilla (WORTH) VETRA.


“Mother of Shirley, Bill & Bob Vetra, Thank you, God Bless” 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3820

2

17

Barnes

William

1859

1924

Husband of Ada May (HOY) BARNES.  Married 20 Sep 1881.

3907

2

24

Barnett

Arthur L

1912

3 Feb 1918

Son of Arthur N & Margaret L BARNETT.

3810

2

16

Barnett

Arthur N

1889

1955

Husband of Margaret L BARNETT.

3810

2

16

Barnett

Billie "Jean"

25 May 1939

10 Sep 2016

nee THORNE.  Wife of Ronald BARNETT. 


Married:  21 Jun 1958. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.


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Barnett

Margaret L

1889

1974

Wife of Arthur N BARNETT.

3810

2

16

Bateman

Bernice

1896

1972

Wife of Carrol C BATEMAN.

3775

2

14

Bateman

Betty A

10 Feb 1925

--

Wife of Charles D BATEMAN, Jr.

3767

2

13

Bateman

Carrol C

1893

1937

Husband of Bernice BATEMAN.

3775

2

14

Bateman

Charles

1895

1947

Husband of Mabel BATEMAN.

3756

2

12

Bateman

Charles D

23 Aug 1948

26 Sep 1948

Buried adjacent to Charles D. & Betty A BATEMAN.

3766

2

13

Bateman

Charles D, Jr

22 Sep 1923

1 May 2004

Husband of Betty A BATEMAN.

Sgt. US Army, WW II,  Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart POW, Darby’s 1st Ranger BN.

3767

2

13

Bateman

Mabel

1892

1947

Wife of Charles BATEMAN.

3756

2

12

Bateman

Maud A

20 May 1875

1952

Wife of William H BATEMAN.  


(Click here to view obituary.)

3757

2

12

Bateman

Russell

--

13 Sep 1921

Services ordered by Carrol C BATEMAN.
Age:  2  years.
Buried 14 Sep 1921. Lot #88, W-4, S1/2.

No headstone.

2

14

Bateman

William H

1917

1930

Buried adjacent to Charles & Mabel BATEMAN.

3755

2

12

Bateman

William H

1865

1924

Husband of Maud A BATEMAN.

3757

2

12

Beadle

Budd

1862

1924

--

3902

2

24

Beadle

Della

1871

--

--

3903

2

24

Beadle

Juanita L

10 Jul 1944

--

Wife of Wayne E “Peach” BEADLE.  Married 15 Jun 1962.  “Our children:  Curt, Ken, Kim”

3495

1

15

Beadle

Wayne E “Peach”

25 May 1936

5 Dec 2003

Husband of Juanita L BEADLE.  Married 15 Jun 1962.  “Our children:  Curt, Ken, Kim”

SP4, US Army

3495

1

15

Beadles

Dale

4 Sep 1938

--

Husband of Janet H (ARMSTRONG) BEADLES.

0066

4

3

Beadles

Georgia F

22 Sep 1912

17 Dec 1999

Wife of Norman F BEADLES.

4002

3

10

Beadles

Janet H

2 Feb 1937

22 Sep 2014

nee ARMSTRONG.  Wife of Dale BEADLES. 


Daughter of John L & Jeaan (ARTHUR) HUDELSON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0066

4

3

Beadles

Kelly Dale

1964

1964

Son of Dale & Janet BEADLES.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4038

4

1

Beadles

Norman F

30 May 1910

20 May 2000

Husband of Georgia F BEADLES.

4002

3

10

Beadles

Sarah Jane

May 1968

May 1968

Daughter of Dale & Janet BEADLES.

4039

4

1

Beamon

Emmet

9 Mar 1916

1 Jan 1959

Husband of Lois M BEAMON.  “Father”

3378

1

2

Beamon

Lois M

28 Nov 1919

5 Jul 1987

Wife of Emmet BEAMON.  “Mother”

3378

1

2

Beamon

Roy Oscar

6 Aug 1914

18 May 1991

Pfc. US Army, WW II.

3622

1

25

Becker  

Cayula Belle

27 Jan 1889

20 Mar 1966

Buried in Lot 112, grave E-4.

No headstone found.

 

2

21

Behr

Edgar J

29 Dec 1889

24 Sep 1993

Same stone as Rowena M Boerke.  “Friends”

Pvt. US Army, WW I

3674

2

4

Belcher

Beverly Ann Tolbert

10 Jan 1940

--

nee TOLBERT.  Wife of Loren BELCHER.  Married 11 May 1963.

3981

3

7

Belcher

Chester A

22 Feb 1906

21 Mar 1980

Husband of Elizabeth BELCHER.  “Beloved Father”  “Safe in the Arms of Jesus”

3582

1

21

Belcher

Elizabeth

5 Aug 1907

29 Jan 1996

Wife of Chester A BELCHER.  “Beloved Mother”  “Safe in the Arms of Jesus”

3582

1

21

Belcher

Loren

30 Nov 1935

24 Feb 1998

Husband of Beverly (TOLBERT) BELCHER.  Married 11 May 1963.

SP4, US Army

3981

3

7

Belcher

Marvin

5 Sep 1932

9 Jul 1944

Same stone as James R “Bob” SANDERS.

3555

1

20

Benson

Laura P Tisdale

8 Sep 1904

15 Apr 1942

nee TISDALE.  Wife of Richard J BENSON.

3457

1

12

Blackburn

Jerry Sue

17 Feb 1937

20 Jul 1937

Daughter of Horace & Maxine (WESTFALL) BLACKBURN.
"Services at Fred WESTFALL's home, 21 Jul 1937."
Lot #64, grave E-4.

No headstone.

 

1

13

Blaize

Bernice

27 Sep 1911

6 Nov 1998

Wife of Cornelius J BLAIZE.

3485

1

14

Blaize

Brayden Joseph

5 Mar 1998

5 Mar 1998

“Infant”

3512

1

16

Blaize

Cornelius J

7 Nov 1912

9 Feb 1985

Husband of Bernice BLAIZE.

3485

1

14

Blaize

Diane J

18 Mar 1955

--

Wife of Fred K BLAIZE.

3513

1

16

Blaize

Fred K

7 Mar 1941

24 Jun 2003

Husband of Diane J BLAIZE.  Married 4 Jul 1979.

3513

1

16

Blanton

Esther E

1907

1973

Wife of Joe E BLANTON.

3704

2

7

Blanton

Felix L

2 Feb 1916

18 Nov 1996

Son of George W & Sarah N BLANTON.

3994

3

8

Blanton

George Washington

1 Feb 1887

3 Jan 1969

Husband of Sarah Louise (NOE) BLANTON.

1604

3

8

Blanton

Georgia L

16 Apr 1928

15 Feb 2013

Daughter of George & Sarah N (NOE) BLANTON. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1605

3

8

Blanton

Grace E

10 Jan 1910

9 Aug 1997

Daughter of Felix L & Delia BLANTON.  “Daughter”

3998

3

9

Blanton

Joe E

1908

1951

Husband of Esther E BLANTON.

3704

2

7

Blanton

Lois Jean

2 Aug 1927

30 Apr 2016

nee BYRD.  Wife of Matt G BLANTON.  


Daughter of Elza & Susia (ABEL) BYRD.


“Mother”


(Click here to view obituary.)

4109

4

8

Blanton

Matt G

27 Nov 1923

10 Jun 2016

Husband of Lois Jean (BYRD) BLANTON.  


Son of George Washington & Sarah Louise (NOE) BLANTON.


“Father” 


US Army, WW II.


(Click here to view obituary.)

4109

4

8

Blanton

Ronald M

21 Sep 1956

21 Jun 1975

Son of Matt G & Lois Jean BLANTON.  “Son”  “The world has lost a very special person.”

4109

4

8

Blanton

Sarah Louise

24 Nov 1888

6 Oct 1955

nee NOE.  Wife of George Washington BLANTON.

1604

3

8

Boerke

Rowena M

12 Sep 1902

19 Nov 1994

Same stone as Edgar J Behr.  “Friends”

3674

2

4

Boner

James Michael "Jim"

10 Dec 1942

11 Feb 2015

Husband of Laveda Pearl (BELCHER) BONER. 


Married 28 Jul 1962. 


Son of Alfred James & Anita Merle (TOLLIVER) BONER.


National Guard 



(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

 

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Boner

Laveda Pearl

10 Dec 1942

11 Feb 2015

nee BELCHER.  Wife of Jams Michael "Jim" BONER.


Married 28 Jul 1962. 


Daughter of Chester A & Elizabeth (SANDERS) BELCHER.


(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

 

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Boyer

Eugene W

21 Mar 1890

10 Dec 1965

Husband of Ruth S BOYER.

4079

4

5

Boyer

Martha L

20 Dec 1931

28 Feb 2004

Daughter of Eugene W & Ruth S BOYER.

4079

4

5

Boyer

Ruth S

15 Oct 1891

21 Apr 1980

Wife of Eugene W BOYER.

4079

4

5

Boyles

Dorothy May

18 May 1925

18 May 1925

Premature twin infant daughter of Noah & Lorena M BOYLES.
Lot #77, grave E-2b, N 1/2.

No headstone

 

1

14

Boyles

Gilbert E

--

16 Apr 1924

Services ordered by A L BOYLES.
Age:  9 months.

No headstone

 

?

?

Boyles

Lorena M

28 Nov 1896

6 Mar 1979

“Mother”

3486

1

14

Boyles

Noah

25 Mar 1888

4 Nov 1970

“Father”

3487

1

14

Boyles

Norman Ray

18 May 1925

18 May 1925

Premature twin son daughter of Noah & Lorena M BOYLES.
Lot #77, grave E-2a, N 1/2.

No headstone

 

1

9

Brackin

Betty L

8 Aug 1939

--

nee BEADLE.  Wife of Joe Earl BRACKIN.


Daughters: Paula Sue, Pamela Jane, Kyela Ann, Karla Kay, Marla Jo.

0071

4055

3

12

Brackin

Charlotte

18 Apr 1902

28 Oct 1995

nee WALKER.  Second wife of Earl Richard BRACKIN. 


Daughter of Jon & Stella WALKER.


Creamation.
Lot #200, NW corner.

4052

3

12

Brackin

Earl Richard

18 Apr 1902

28 Oct 1995

Husband of Charlotte BRACKIN. 


Son of John & Dora BRACKIN.


His Sons:  Joe Earl, Jeffery Beau.

4052

4053

3

12

Brackin

Joe Earl

5 Jul 1935

3 Feb 2015

Husband of Betty L (BEADLE) BRACKIN. 


Son of Earl Richard & Dora Margaret (PHILLIPS) BRACKIN.


Daughters: Paula Sue, Pamela Jane, Kyela Ann, Karla Kay, Marla Jo.


US Army. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0071

4055

3

12

Brewer

Claude Chester

16 Oct 1940

16 Oct 1940

Stillborn twin infant son of Earl & Goldie Dale BREWER.
Lot #42, grave W-3.

No headstone

 

1

9

Brewer

Clyde Vesper

16 Oct 1940

16 Oct 1940

Stillborn twin infant son of Earl & Goldie Dale BREWER.
Lot #42, grave W-3.

No headstone

 

1

14

Brewer

William M

1941

1941

Stillborn twin infant son of Earl & Goldie Dale BREWER.
Lot #42, locaton on Lot unknown.

No headstone

 

1

14

Brice

Ola V

1885

1957

Wife of Paul C BRICE.

3938

3

3

Brice

Paul C

1884

1956

Husband of Ola V BRICE.

3938

3

3

Bridgman

Ida

1900

1964

“Our Loved One”

3658

2

3

Briner

Eugene M

21 May 1912

9 Nov 1993

Husband of Marcella A BRINER.

3877

2

22

Briner

George A

22 Mar 1918

8 Aug 1960

First husband of Pauline H BRINER SUTCH.

1st Lt., US Army Air Corps, WW II

3689

2

6

Briner

Georgia M

10 Aug 1893

14 Mar 1989

Wife of Purvis T BRINER.

3762

2

12

Briner

James Holden

1851

23 Apr 1916

Husband of Lucy BRINER ZIMMERMAN.

3537

1

18

Briner

Marcella A

4 May 1911

10 Oct 1980

Wife of Eugene M BRINER.

3877

2

22

Briner

Pauline H

1916

2006

Wife of George A BRINER, 1st and SUTCH, 2nd.

 

3689

2

6

Briner

Purvis T

25 Oct 1887

14 Feb 1954

Husband of Georgia M BRINER.

3762

2

12

Brown

Cecile Phillips

11 Aug 1899

10 Feb 1929

nee PHILLIPS.  Wife of Floyd Charles BROWN.  Married 3 Mar 1922.  Daughter of Henry Payton & Zora (BRICE) PHILLIPS.


(Mother and son were killed in an automobile accident in California.)   Information courtesy of Darleen Sorensen.

3505

1

16

Brown

Charles Donne

10 Sep 1922

10 Feb 1929

Son of Floyd Charles & Cecile (PHILLIPS) BROWN.


(Mother and son were killed in an automobile accident in California.)   Information courtesy of Darleen Sorensen.

3504

1

16

Burkhart

Daisy B

8 Apr 1913

2 Jan 2000

Wife of Ralph L BURKHART.

3706

2

8

Burkhart

Evaline

1852

1922

Lot 74, grave W-1

No headstone found.

 

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Burkhart

Irene L

14 Oct 1915

23 Aug 1986

Wife of Rudolph E BURKHART.

3405

1

6

Burkhart

Ralph L

18 May 1905

3 Mar 1967

Husband of Daisy B BURKHART.

Indiana, Sgt. Co. B, 539 Amph Trac BN, WW II

3706

2

8

Burkhart

Raymond R

22 Jan 1907

18 Jun 1992

Husband of Violet C (DUNN) BURKHART.  Married 17 Sep 1938.

0081

2

11

Burkhart

Richard E

4 Jan 1936

14 Mar 2007

--

3406

1

6

Burkhart

Rudolph E

16 Jan 1909

11 Jun 1981

Husband of Irene L Burkhart

3405

1

6

Burkhart

Violet C

30 Mar 1913

3 Mar 2015

nee DUNN.  Wife of Raymond R BURKHART.  Married 17 Sep 1938


Daughter of A I & Ethel (DECKER) DUNN. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0081

2

11

Burns

Rose Mary

27 Jan 1931

10 Jun 1952

--

3693

2

7

Byrd

Amanda

1865

1942

nee RUMBLE.  Wife of Edward BYRD.  Married 7 Sep 1882.  Daughter of Samuel & Emily (McGARY) RUMBLE.

3710

2

8

Byrd

Bessie

1 Apr 1924

1 Apr 1924

Stillborn daughter of Carl E & Nora E BYRD.
Lot #77, grave E-4, S 1/2.

No headstone.

 

1

14

Byrd

Carl E

1884

1928

Husband of Nora E BYRD.

3488

1

14

Byrd

Charles

1897

1944

Husband of Eloise BYRD.

3724

2

9

Byrd

Edward

1863

1940

Husband of Amanda (RUMBLE) BYRD.

3710

2

8

Byrd

Eloise

1903

1988

Wife of Charles BYRD.

3724

2

9

Byrd

Elza Samuel

24 Jun 1883

29 May 1969

Husband of Susie F (ABLE) BYRD.  Married 26 Dec 1905 in Knox County, Indiana.  Son of Edward & Amanda (RUMBLE) BYRD.


“Father”  “Darrel, Loral, Frances, Daisy, Lucille, Lois”

3708

2

8

Byrd

Frances M

24 Sep 1910

3 Apr 1993

Daughter of Elza Samuel & Susie F (ABLE) BYRD.

3726

2

9

Byrd

G Eva

8 Jan 1893

22 Sep 1963

Wife of Overton E BYRD.  “Mother”

3987

3

8

Byrd

J Mae Boyd

22 Jul 1918

13 Jun 1968

Daughter of Overton E & G Eva BYRD.

3987

3

8

Byrd

Leola Lucille

26 Oct 1915

22 Aug 2002

Daughter of Elza Samuel & Susie F (ABLE) BYRD.

3725

2

9

Byrd

Nora E

1891

1954

Wife of Carl E BYRD.

3488

1

14

Byrd

Overton E

14 Dec 1888

3 Dec 1968

Husband of G Eva BYRD.  “Father”

3987

3

8

Byrd

Susie F

25 Feb 1887

13 Jan 1970

nee ABLE.  Wife of Elza S BYRD.  Married 26 Dec 1905 in Knox County, Indiana.  Daughter of  John F & Margart ABLE.


“Mother”

“Darrel, Loral, Frances, Daisy, Lucille, Lois”

3708

2

8

               

Section definitions.  For reference, arbitrary sections were defined for this listing (see below, NOT to scale.) 

Section 1:  Located on the northwest corner of the cemetery directly north of the access road. 

Row numbers were assigned beginning along the west edge (Texas Street) of the cemetery and 

ending at the service road separating Section 1 & 4.

Section 2:  Located on the southwest corner of the cemetery directly south of the service road. 

Row numbers were assigned beginning along the west edge (Texas Street) of the cemetery 

and ending at the service road separating Sections 2 & 4.

Section 3:  Located on the northeast corner of the cemetery, east of the service road separating 

Sections 1 & 3.  Row numbers were assigned beginning on the west edge along the north-south 

service road and continuing to the east edge of the cemetery.

Section 4:  Located on the southeast corner of the cemetery, east of the service road separating 

Sections 2 & 4.  Row numbers were assigned beginning on the west edge along the north-south 

service road and continuing to the east edge of the cemetery.

       Gray Lane                                                         Indiana Highway 56 (East 2nd Street)

 

 

       Southeast, Section 4

 

 

 

                     Southwest, Section 2

 

 

 

 

Texas

Street

 

Private

Property

 

 

 

 

Old

Hazleton I.O.O.F. Cemetery

          Service lane

                        Service lane

  

       Northeast, Section 3

 

                     Northwest, Section 1

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