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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


30 May 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

Walden

Armelia C

21 Jan 1899

20 Mar 1981

Wife of Rostel W WALDEN

2988

EA

1

Walden

Carlos Tim

18 Mar 1930

11 Jan 2005

Husband of Betty WALDEN. 


Son of James Thomas & Stella Mae (POINTER) WALDEN.


Pvt. US Army, Korea.

2313

E

1


413

E-C

Walden

Nancy V

14 Sep 1925

28 May 2009 

nee TUCKER.  Wife of Paul L WALDEN

3009

EA

1

Walden

Paul L

28 Feb 1923

 --

Husband of Nancy V (TUCKER) WALDEN

3009

EA

1

Walden

Reacie Mae "Rebekah"

13 Oct 1903

4 Sep 1979

nee GOINS.  First wife of Ulysses G WALDEN. 


Married:  17 Jun 1918.


Daughter of George & Mary (SPORE) GOINS / GOENS.


"Mother”

3010

EA

1

Walden

Rostel W

19 Feb 1913

14 Jun 1988

Husband of Armelia C WALDEN

2988

EA

1

Walter

Emma E

1883

1954

Wife of Ernest B WALTER

2534

E

4

Walter

Ernest B

1882

1951

Husband of Emma E WALTER

2535

E

4

Ward

Charlotte B

7 Nov 1914

16 Jan 1995

"In Loving Memory"

2790

E

9

Washbarn

M

 ?

?

Handwritten stone, partially broken, lying on the ground, wedged between   Dora STRAUGHN and Tomeul BROWN.

(On same stone as Bobie Jo WISE.)

2931

E

11

Watkins

Sue

29 Aug 1940

 --

Wife of William "Bud" WATKINS.  Married 1 Dec 1959

3070

EA

3

Watkins

William C "Bud" 

17 Apr 1918

13 Jan 1995

Husband of Sue WATKINS.  Married 1 Dec 1959. 

Private, U.S. Army, W.W. II

3070

3071

EA

3

Watson

Edith D

1879

1951

Wife of Oscar O WATSON

3586

W

9

Watson

Edward Earl

1911

1923

 --

3587

W

9

Watson

Henry Clay

27 Feb 1850

10 May 1926

Husband of Mary Lavina (SHARP) WATSON.

“Father”

3397

3398

W

5

Watson

Mary French

6 Apr 1889

4 May 1967

nee FRENCH.  Wife of Ray WATSON

2404

E

2

Watson

Mary Lavina

27 Jan 1851

17 Jul 1904

nee SHARP.  Wife of Henry Clay WATSON. 


Daughter of William H & Rachel (JAMES) SHARP.


“Mother”

3397

3399

W

5

Watson

Oscar O

1876

1930

Husband of Edith D WATSON

3586

W

9

Watson

Ray H

22 Apr 1888

18 Jan 1973

Husband of Mary (FRENCH) WATSON.

2404

E

2

Watson

Rush

1848

1924

Husband of Sarah J WATSON

3311

W

3

Watson

Sarah J

1849

1943

Wife of Rush WATSON

3310

W

3

Weaver

Hazel

1916

19 Jan 1919

 --

2895

E

11

Wedholm

August H

1866

1938

Husband of Charlotta WEDHOLM.

“Father”

2938

E

12

Wedholm

Charlotta

1864

1936

Wife of August WEDHOLM.

“Mother”

2938

E

12

Wethington

James A

16 Jan 1940

21 Jul 1984

"Husband - Father"

3819

W

13

Wheeler

Abbie L

8 Jun 1878

?? ??? 19??

nee McREYNOLDS.  Wife of Harry WHEELER.  Married 23 Apr 1892 in Wabash County, Illinois.


(Stone is almost illegible.)

3476

W

6

Wheeler

Adam

-- 

20 Dec 1906

--

Headstone not found or not identifiable.

?

?

Wheeler

Birch O

11 Aug 1901

12 Aug 1966

 --

2474

E

3

Wheeler

Claude

1888

1945

Husband of Ruth E (PAULEY) WHEELER.  Married 1 Apr 1908.  Son of Robert & Elizabeth "Lizzie" (HENNEGER) WHEELER.

3421

W

5

Wheeler

Elizabeth

23 Sep 1864

4 Mar 1954

nee HENAGER.  Wife of Robert WHEELER. 


Married 24 Jan 1884.


Daughter of Cicero Feller & Mary Ann (HOPPER) HENAGER.

3438

W

6

Wheeler

Ella E

23 Nov 1866

27 May 1952

"Mother".  "At Rest"

2473

E

3

Wheeler

Ethel

 --

--

Wife of Jerry WHEELER.

(No dates carved in her side of stone.)

2710

E

7

Wheeler

Fannie Belle

27 Jul 1888

3 Oct 1928

nee BROWN.  Wife of Jerry WHEELER. 


Daughter of John Will BROWN


Age 40 yrs. 2 mos. 6 dys.

(No stone found) 


Buried:  5 Oct 1928.

Headstone not found or not identifiable.

?

?

Wheeler

George W

5 Jun 1902

6 Nov 1918

Son of Harry & Abbie L (McREYNOLDS) WHEELER

3477

W

6

Wheeler

Harold T

11 Oct 1921

15 Sep 1988

(On same stone as Raymond WHEELER.)

2711

E

7

Wheeler

Harry

7 Feb 1875

?? Dec 19?? 

Husband of Abbie L (McREYNOLDS) WHEELER.  Married 23 Apr 1892 in Wabash County, Illinois.


(Stone is almost illegible.)

3476

E

6

Wheeler

Jerry

9 Jan 1890

24 Sep 1957

Husband of Ethel WHEELER.

2710

E

7

Wheeler

John R

24 Dec 1853

8 Apr 1925

Husband of Martha Ann (HUMPHRIES) WHEELER, 1st, 3 Apr 1872; and Eliza WHEELER, 2nd. 


Son of Harrison & Minerva "Minnie" (VICKERS) WHEELER.

2873

E

10

Wheeler

Louris D

1909

6 Jul 1929

Husband of Mable (ROBLING) WHEELER.  Son of Claude & Ruth (PAULEY) WHEELER.

Age 21 yrs. 3 mos. 19 dys.

3420

W

5

Wheeler

Lydia C

14 Jun 1866

4 Oct 1898

Wife of A P WHEELER.  Aged 32 Yrs. 3 Ms. & 20 Ds.

 2661

E

6

Wheeler

Lydia E

--

13 Oct 1898

Daughter of A P & Lydia C WHEELER.

Age illegible.

2659

E

6

Wheeler

Martha

1855

13 Jul 1909

First wife of John R WHEELER. 


Married 3 Apr 1872. 


Daughter of Daniel David & Priscilla (McNEELEY) HUMPHRIES.

2919

E

11

Wheeler

Mary C

22 Aug 1895

9 Apr 1997

Wife of Theodore WHEELER.

“Mother”

2920

E

11

Wheeler

Norman

6 Jan 1906

1 May 1977

 --

2352

E

2


445

E-D

Wheeler

Oscar

 --

20 Dec 1906

Son of John R & Martha Ann (HUMPHREYS)  WHEELER.


Age 27 yrs. 18 dys.

(Stone is broken; difficult to read.)

2925

E

11

Wheeler

Raymond

16 Sep 1923

21 Feb 1991

(On same stone as Harold T WHEELER.)

2711

E

7

Wheeler

Robert

12 Dec 1863

20 Feb 1943

Husband of Elizabeth (HENAGER) WHEELER. 


Married 24 Jan 1884. 


Son of John & Susanna WHEELER.

3438

W

6

Wheeler

Roscoe

1898

15 Aug 1917

Son of Oscar WHEELER.

2872

E

10

Wheeler

Ruth E

1892

1976

nee PAULEY.  Wife of Claude WHEELER.  Married 1 Apr 1908.  Daughter of William Henry Miller & Nancy Jane (FIELD) PAULY.

3422

W

5

Wheeler

Theodore

1888

1942

Husband of Mary C WHEELER

2920

E

11

Wheeler

William Ray

15 Oct 1900

20 Sep 1960

Son of Harry & Abbie L (McREYNOLDS) WHEELER.


Illinois, S2, U.S. Navy, W.W. I

2351

E

2


445

E-C

White

Agnes L

23 Jul 1898

24 Apr 1990

--

2658

E

6

White

Alma J Lewis

23 Jun 1928

15 Dec 2005

nee LEWIS.  Wife of Robert D WHITE.  Married 24 Aug 1951

3137

EA

5

White

Alva V 

30 Dec 1918

17 Jul 1990

Husband of Sarah J (DUNN) WHITE.

Private, U.S. Army, W.W. II

3031

3032

EA

1

White

Anita

2 Nov 1930

 7 Feb 2011

nee HYNEMAN.  Wife of David Wayne WHITE.  Daughter of Herschel & Bernice (ELDRIDGE) HYNEMAN.


(Click here to view obituary.)

2115

EA

3

White

David Wayne 

20 Oct 1929

20 Feb 1980

Wife of Anita (HYNEMAN) WHITE.

Sergeant, U.S. Army, Korea

2115

3086

EA

3

White

Delta Pearl

 4 Jul 1901

14 Jul 1901

Daughter of J L & Edna P WHITE

2692

E

7

White

Edna P

1877

1950

 --

2695

E

7

White

Elizabeth M

10 Oct 1895

4 Mar 1965

Wife of Horace J WHITE

3557

W

8

White

Elmer M 

3 Sep 1892

7 Mar 1958

Son of Riley J & Viola F (COCONOWER) WHITE.


Indiana, Private, Company "F", 78th. Infantry, W.W. I

2656

E

6

White

Elza L 

1 Feb 1896

14 Feb 1973

Husband of Myrtle M WHITE. 

Indiana, Private, U.S. Army, W.W. I

3512

W

7

White

Essie B

12 Aug 1927

--

Wife of Robert S WHITE.  Married 13 Nov 1944

3078

EA

3

White

Eva

1901

11 Feb 1983

Wife of Floyd WHITE.  (Died in St. Petersburg, Florida)

3511

W

7

White

Floyd

1899

1937

Husband of Eva WHITE.


WW I.


3511

W


Lot 201

7

White

Frank Woodrow

 18 Oct 1912

25 Nov 1920

Son of Lee J & Edna WHITE

2689

E

7

White

George

10 Dec 1835

19 Jun 1908

Husband of Sarah E (HOLTZ) WHITE

2657

E

6

White

Horace J

19 Sep 1896

21 Jan 1986

Husband of Elizabeth M WHITE

3557

W

8

White

Jack V

23 Jul 1922

5 Mar 1992

Husband of Jeanne L (SKELTON) WHITE

2832

E

9

White

Jeanne L

20 Jan 1924

 13 Dec 2007

nee SKELTON.  Wife of Jack V WHITE. 


Daughter of Dale & Well (ARTHUR) SKELTON.

2832

E

9

White

Jerry Lee

8 May 1971

17 Jan 1993

Son of Jerry L WHITE, Sr. & Linda WHITE JERNIGAN.


"Son of Ray & Linda JERNIGAN"

"Son and Brother". 

3091

3092

EA

3

White

Kenneth B

24 Oct 1934

11 Sep 2007

Husband of Virginia L (ARMSTRONG) WHITE.  Married 22 Mar 1964.

3122

EA 108-D

4

White

Lee J

1871

1947

 --

2688

E

7

White

Myrtle M

16 Feb 1899

13 Feb 1989

Wife of Elza L WHITE

3512

W

7

White

Paul B

13 Mar 1900

11 Jun 1974

 --

2608

E

5

White

Riley J

8 Jun 1863

24 Apr 1946

Husband of Viola F (COCANOWER) WHITE.


Married 11 Oct 1891. 


Son of George & Sarah E (HOLTZ) WHITE.


“Father”

3492

W

7

White

Robert D

11 Nov 1926

18 Jan 2008

Husband of Alma J (LEWIS) WHITE. 


Son of H J & Elizabeth WHITE.


US Army, WW II.

3137

EA

5

White

Robert S

17 Feb 1921

23 May 1997

Husband of Essie B WHITE.  Married 13 Nov 1944

3078

EA

3

White

Sarah E

26 Jul 1844

26 Jul 1922

nee HOLTZ.  Wife of George WHITE. 


Daughter of Joseph HOLTZ & Susan Elmira /Almira (SPURLING) HOLTZ BROWN RIGGS.

2657

E

6

White

Sarah J

12 Jun 1930

9 Sep 2005

nee DUNN.  Wife of Alva V WHITE.

“Mom”

3031

EA

1

White

Vernice M

--

--

--

3559

W

8

White

Viola F

15 May 1862

4 Apr 1945

nee COCANOWER.  Wife of Riley J WHITE.


Married 11 Oct 1891.


Daughter of Christopher Gechenauer & Mary Ellen (MOSLEY) COCANOWER.


“Mother”

3492

W

7

White

Virginia L

23 Jun 1938

23 Apr 2015

nee ARMSTRONG.  Wife of Kenneth B WHITE.  Married 22 Mar 1964. 


Daughter of Tom & Thelma ARMSTRONG. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

3122

EA 108-C

4

Whittaker

Emily Marcella

26 Jul 1916

9 Jan 2009

nee BOERKE.  Wife of Robert A WHITTAKER

3788

W

13

Whittaker

Robert A

5 Jul 1915

23 Aug 1998

Husband of Emily Marcella (BOERKE) WHITTAKER

3788

W

13

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.