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Oak Hill Cemetery

Patoka, White River Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:

38.4094 N Latitude; -87.5813 W Longitude

Congressional Location:

SW-1/4; SE-1/4; SECTION 24; TOWNSHIP 1S; RANGE 11W

Common Directions:

Located east of East Street, between Cross Street and School Street, on the northeast edge of Patoka.

Last updated

   14 Apr 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources. There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.  Photos by Daniel L Elliott, April 2010.
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

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#                                   Photo

Sect-

ion

Row

Baker

Lucile W

22 Aug 1907

3 Sep 2001

nee McROBERTS.  Wife of Paul H BAKER.  Daughter of John Ralph & Iva Pearl McROBERTS

(Born in Goldfield, NV.)

3104

EA

4

Baker

Paul H 

6 Sep 1913

9 May 1987

Husband of Lucile W BAKER. 

Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, W.W. II

3104

3105

EA

4

Barnes

Betty Lou

25 Jun 1942

--

--

3019

EA

1

Barnes

Hettie E

1876

1936

Wife of James BARNES

2484

E

3

Barnes

James

1871

1936

Husband of Hettie E BARNES.

2483

E

3

Barrett

Betty June

2 Dec 1932

21 Jun 2014

nee BLYTE.  Wife of James B “JB” BARRETT.  Married 24 Nov 1954. 


Daughter of Russell "Tig" & Ruth BLYTE.


"Our Children:  Paula M., Billana K, Richard E & Melanie R" 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0042

0043

EA

4

Barrett

Clarence Melvin

1920

1939

 --

2513

E

4

Barrett

David

22 Aug 1948

7 Oct 1948

--

2715

E

6

Barrett

Eliza

31 May 1891

6 Jun 1926

nee HALE.  Wife of Pearle W. BARRETT.  Daughter of John J. HALE. 
“Mother”

Born in Kentucky

3187

W

1

Barrett

James B "JB"

19 Jun 1924

3 Dec 1992

Husband of Betty June (BLYTE) BARRETT.  Married 24 Nov 1954


"Our Children:  Paula M., Billana K, Richard E & Melanie R" 

0042

0043

EA

4

Barrett

James K

11 Oct 1883

11 Apr 1937

 --

2787

E

8

Barrett

John V

13 May 1924

2 Sep 1924

Son of Pearle W & Eliza BARRETT

3187

W

1

Barrett

Lottie J

2 Feb 1923

14 Jun 1925

Daughter of Pearle W & Eliza BARRETT

3187

W

1

Barrett

Pearle W

22 Dec 1886

26 May 1973

Husband of Eliza BARRETT.

“Father”

3187

W

1

Barrett

Richard H

1895

1953

(On the same stone as Goldie M McCORMICK)

2514

E

4

Bass

Ethel M

1889

7 Mar 1917

 nee JONES.  Wife of Newit BASS.  Married 10 Jan 1907.  Daughter of Christopher C & Elizabeth JONES.

2300

E

1

Beck

Edgar R

1880

1944

Husband of Eloise R BECK

3222

W

2

Beck

Eloise R

4 Jan 1887

Feb 1975

Wife of Edgar R BECK

3222

W

2

Beck

Sarah M

29 Aug 1809

30 May 1880

Wife of Casper BECK.

Aged 71 yrs. 2 ms & 1 day.

3756

3757

W

12

Beeson

James S

26 Dec 1868

11 May 1943

Son of John R & Eliza BEESON.

2529

E

4

Beeson

John L

10 May 1865

3 Jul 1944

Son of John R & Eliza BEESON.

2529

E

4

Belcher

Bertha A

11 may 1918

6 Nov 2009

nee JOHNSON.  Wife of Richard BELCHER.  Married 18 Apr 1939.

“Our children:  Martha, Phyllis, Patti.”

3727

3728

W

11

Belcher

Richard

8 Aug 1910

4 Dec 2003

Husband of Bertha A (JOHNSON)  BELCHER.  Married 18 Apr 1939.

“Our children:  Martha, Phyllis, Patti.”

3727

3728

W

11

Bender

Brent K

6 Feb 1956

10 Aug 2012

Husband of Tina Marie (SAMPSON) BENDER.  Son of Delbert E BENDER & Mildred S (DYSON) BENDER JONES. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

4001

EA

5

Bender

Tina Marie

16 Sep 1958

--

nee SAMPSON.  Wife of  Brent J BENDER.

4001

EA

5

Bennett

Mary Louise

18 Apr 1904

Apr 1981

 --

Headstone not found or not identifiable.

?

?

Berlin

Catharena

11 Apr 1849

27 Oct 1902

Wife of Greenup L. BERLIN.

(Alternate source gives date of death as 27 Oct 1912)

2696

E

7

Berlin

Greenup L 

5 Sep 1838

28 Sep 1923

Husband of Catharena BERLIN. 


Wagoner, Company H, 17th Reg. Indiana Vol. Infantry.  Resident of Patoka, Indiana:  Enlisted on 12 Jun 1861, mustered out 21 Oct 1861.

2696

E


Lot 612

7

Bertram

Evelyn G

19 Jul 1933

11 Feb 2010

nee DUNAGAN.  Wife of James H BERTRAM.  Married 11 Mar 1949.

3068

EA

3

Bertram

James H

22 Oct 1931

4 Feb 2008

Husband of Evelyn G (DUNAGAN) BERTRAM.  Married 11 Mar 1949.  Son of Jimmie & Ina (BROWN) BERTRAM. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3068

EA

3

Bingham

Ada Ann

26 Nov 1883

6 Oct 1961

Wife of Gordon Byron BINGHAM

2752

E

8

Bingham

Gordon Byron

6 Apr 1866

10 Feb 1942

Husband of Ada Ann BINGHAM.

2752

E

8

Bingham

Julia Ann

4 Dec 1980

5 Dec 1980

 --

3081

EA

3

Bingham

Laura H

1868

1932

Wife of William B BINGHAM

2867

E

10

Bingham

Minerva

25 Aug 1894

Apr 1980

 --

2864

E

10

Bingham

Ruth M

30 Apr 1906

10 May 1892

 Wife of William Byron BINGHAM.

2862

E

10

Bingham

William B

1864

1959

Husband of Laura H BINGHAM

2869

E

10

Bingham

William Byron

17 Oct 1900

May 1974

 Husband of Ruth M BINGHAM.

2863

E

10

Birge

Alpha Louise

3 Sep 1926

12 Jul 2009

nee GREER.  Daughter fo Benjamin Wesley & Ruthie  Fern (WHITTLE) GREER.

(Click here to view obituary.)

3123

EA

4

Birge

Hattie May

26 Oct 1936

7 Feb 2001

nee FOLKNER.  Wife of James BIRGE.  Daughter of William Thomas & Loney Little (PARKER) FOLKNER.  Born in Howe, Oklahoma.

2992

EA

1

Birge

James H

12 Sep 1924

9 Jan 2010

Husband of Hattie May (FOLKNER) BIRGE.  Son of Manuel & Sarah (AMES) BIRGE.


S1, US Navy, WW II.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2127

EA

1

Birge

Louise

20 Jul 1930

2 Jul 1992

 --

2994

EA

1

Birkla

Ivan E

13 Mar 1905

Dec 1971

Husband of Mary BIRKLA.


"In Loving Memory"


(Click here to view obituary.)

2510

E

4

Birkla

Mary H

27 Sep 1917

2 Jun 1982

nee STOTT.  Wife of Ivan E BIRKLA.


"Mom"

2509

E

4

Bishop

Anna Lee

28 Jul 1945

13 Jun 1959

Daughter of Leonard & Goldie (McCRARY) BISHOP.

2633

E

6

Bishop

Benjamin F 

23 Feb 1844

19 Nov 1930

Husband of Mary A (ALVIS) BISHOP.  Married 27 Jun 1867.


Pvt., Co. I, 130th Regiment, Illinois Infantry, enlisted 25 Oct 1862 transferred on 25 Jan 1865 to Company I, 77th Regiment, Illinois Inf.

2372

E


Lot 453

2

Bishop

Dale S 

25 May 1925

9 Nov 1988

Husband of Wilma D BISHOP.


Married 27 Jul 1946.


Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corp, W. W. II

3093

3094

EA

3

Bishop

Frederick S

1869

1956

Husband of Lydia A. BISHOP.

"Father"

"Asleep in Jesus"

2364

E

2

Bishop

Goldie A

11 Aug 1911

12 Nov 1996

nee McCRARY.  Wife of Leonard C BISHOP.

“Mother”

2634

E

6

Bishop

Herbert

27 Feb 1875

12 Feb 1940

Husband of Sue BISHOP

3457

W

6

Bishop

Herschel "Beanie"

5 Sep 1908

23 Dec 1989

Husband of Maude E. BISHOP.

“Father”

3456

W

6

Bishop

James A

18 Jun 1880

14 Mar 1983

Husband of Pearl BISHOP

2890

E

10

Bishop

Jackie L

25 Jan 1938

22 Nov 2011

Husband of Michele A (KUNKEL) BISHOP.  Married 19 Jun 1964. 


Son of Leonard & Goldie A (McCRARY) BISHOP.  


Our Children:  Monica, Sandra.  Our Grandchildren:  Hannah, Owen, Riley.


SP4, US Army



(Click here to view obituary.)


1540

1541

EA

1

Bishop

Leonard C

1 Nov 1911

20 Jan 1969

Husband of Goldie A (McCRARY) BISHOP.

“Father”

2634

E

6

Bishop

Lydia A

1871

1941

Wife of Frederick S BISHOP.

"Mother"

"Asleep in Jesus". 

2364

E

2

Bishop

Mary A

21 Sep 1946

15 Sep 1932

 nee ALVIS.  Wife of Benjamin F BISHOP.  Married 27 Jun 1867.

2373

E

2

Bishop

Maude E

31 Dec 1910

26 May 1990

Wife of Herschel "Beanie" BISHOP.

“Mother”

3456

W

6

Bishop

Michele A

20 Jul 1943

16 Feb 2014

nee KUNKEL.  Wife of Jackie L BISHOP.  Married 19 Jun 1964.  Daughter of Michael & Mary Ellen (SPAIN) KUNKEL.


Our Children:  Monica, Sandra.  Our Grandchildren:  Hannah, Owen, Riley. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


1540

1541

EA

1

Bishop

Pearl

20 Sep 1882

30 Mar 1973

Wife of James A BISHOP

2890

E

10

Bishop

Sue

16 Dec 1877

10 May 1956

Wife of Herbert BISHOP

3457

W

6

Bishop

Vaughn Elmo 

24 Oct 1941

29 Oct 1976

Son of Leonard & Goldie (McCRARY) BISHIP.


EM3, U.S. Navy, Vietnam

2631

2632

E

6

Bishop

Wilma Delores

7 July 1928

26 Jan 2017

Wife of Dale S BISHOP. 


Married 27 Jul 1946. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3093

EA

3

Black

Golda Alice

21 Aug 1904

4 May 1988

Wife of Robert Paul BLACK

2954

E

12

Black

I A

1867

1952

"Uncle Allen"

2921

E

11

Black

Robert James

11 Oct 1926

21 Dec 2000

 SK3, US Navy, WW II, Korea.

3133

EA

5

Black

Robert Paul

15 Mar 1901

21 Oct 1972

Husband of Golda Alice BLACK

2954

E

12

Boerke

Adah B

26 Oct 1871

15 Feb 1951

 --

3446

W

6

Boerke

Casper G

26 May 1907

23 Mar 1935

 --

3449

W

6

Boerke

Catherine Beck

4 Feb 1836

6 Apr 1914

nee BECK.

3755

W

12

Boerke

Edward Emil

22 Jun 1868

19 May 1898

First husband of Olive Maude (DAILY)  BOERKE SPAIN ZANOR. 


Married 15 Apr 1895.

3785

W

13

Boerke

Eileen M Manning

3 Sep 1913

21 Feb 2003

nee MANNING.  Wife of Jack H BOERKE

3445

W

6

Boerke

Emil

25 Nov 1834

4 Feb 1889

Aged 54 y. 2 m. 9 d.

3780

W

12

Boerke

Emil Frederick

4 Aug 1894

Mar 1972

Husband of Lillian Gertrude (WHITTEN) BOERKE

3787

W

13

Boerke

Eva H

19 Apr 1908

12 Jan 2002

Wife of G Adolph BOERKE

2756

E

8

Boerke

George Adolph

15 Aug 1899

13 Apr 1982

Husband of Ava H BOERKE

2756

E

8

Boerke

George Fred

17 May 1872

7 Feb 1935

 --

3779

W

12

Boerke

Jack H

30 May 1911

7 Apr 1996

Husband of Eileen M (MANNING) BOERKE. 


Married 19 Jun 1936

3445

W

6

Boerke

Jesse T

3 Feb 1877

28 Oct 1930

 --

2757

E

8

Boerke

Lillian Gertrude

28 May 1894

17 Jun 1980

nee WHITTEN.  Wife of Emil Frederick BOERKE

3787

W

13

Boerke

Minerva

 --

28 Dec 1878

Daughter of Emil Frederick & Lillian Gertrude (WHITTEN) BOERKE.


Aged 4 Ys.  ? Mos. ? Ds.

3782

W

12

Boerke

Zola Olga

17 Sep 1904

1 Aug 1905

"At Rest"

3786

W

13

Boyle

Blanche I

23 Aug 1925

24 Jun 1994

Wife of Robert O. BOYLE.

“Mom”

3057

EA

2

Boyle

Robert O 

2 Oct 1923

15 Jan 1990

Husband of Blanche I BOYLE.

“Dad”

DC3, U.S. Navy

3057

3058

EA

2

Boyles

George Warren

1907

27 May 1927

Son of Marshall & Elsie BOYLES

2878

E

10

Boyles

John H 

 --

7 May 1926

Husband of Lucinda BOYLES.

Age, 86 years.


Pvt., Company "G", 93rd. Indiana Infantry.  Resident of Birdseye, Indiana:  Enlisted on 28 Aug 1862, mustered out on 10 Nov 1865

2880

E


Lot 708

10

Boyles

Nora Mae

30 May 1894

1971

 (Click here to view obituary.)

2719

E

7

Boyles

Russell L 

22 Jan 1892

7 Nov 1945

Indiana, Private First Class, Medical Department

2718

E

7

The above (without photographs) was originally transcribed in April, 2002, and submitted by Georgia McEllhiney; corrections and updates, May 2010 by Daniel L Elliott.

Sections and Rows:

The cemetery plat recorded 24 Nov 1883 contains east (E) and west (W) sections, each with 13 north-south rows.  An east addition (EA) containing 5 north-south rows was recorded 17 Jul 1973.  For purposes of this listing, rows were numbered beginning on the west side of each section.

2247 East section, looking south.

2249 West section, looking south.

2618 East section, looking north.

2987 East addition, looking north.