Attala County, Mississippi

            


Bowie Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery
Attala County, Mississippi



Location: T15N-R9E-S11
Turn south at the Baptist Church in McCool; follow main road; at top of hill at D.M.Thompson's take left hand road; a mile or so down road is church and cemetery behind a fence. Copied on Oct 27,1958.



Rosa Thompson BOWIE, Apr 9,1878 inc * (alive 1958)
George W. BOWIE, Aug 25,1873 - Dec 31,1952 *
Johnnie Carolyn SANDERS,b & July 10,1958
Katie Self HUNT, July 23,1922 - Mar 4,1947
Arthur Lee MILLER, died Mar 14,1956,aged 82 yrs 3 mos 26 days(F.H.M.)
Lisa STRAWBRIDGE, Feb 26,1876 - Nov 30,1938
Rose Anna LEACH, Aug 18,1863 - Feb 10,1948
George E. PASSON, Mar 6,1880 - inc (alive 1958)
Betty WILLIS, Oct 31,1900 - inc
Willie Sue HOGAN, Mar 3,1876 - May 5,1957 Mother
Beatrice ROBERTS, Jan 26,1902 - inc
Fred C. ROBERTS, Dec 24,1893 - May 10,1956
Bessie MEGGS, July 14,1890 - July 11,1943
Annie STRAWBRIDGE, 1870 - inc Mother *
Joe T.STRAWBRIDGE, 1859 - 1938 Father *
In the NW corner there are two graves then:
Same P. SIMS, Aug 23,1900 - Oct 16,1949
Willie Lee SIMS, Apr 4,1874 - Dec 30,1950
Jessie M. SIMS, Oct 30,1876 - Nov 28,1941 Mother
Minnie INGRAM, 1896 - inc *
George INGRAM, 1893 - 1943 *
Grave
C. D. SEAWRIGHT, Sept 14,1894 - Mar 12,1948
Cross roadway going north - three graves below:
R.F.C. Royce R. BOWIE, Aug 23,1914- Oct 31,1944, Miss PFC 17 Inf Div WW II, killed
     in action 1944 on Layte * S. 2/c William Aubry FRANKLIN, b. Aug 28,1919 killed Jan 19,1945 on Tencie Island *
Charlie Paul BOWIE, Dec 23,1877 - Nov 26,1938 <---END OF CEMETERY LISTING--->



Abbreviations Used:
( )     Information not on tombstone but added by historians
*      two or more names on one tombstone (double, triple, etc., stone)
#      two or more names on one tombstone (double, triple, etc., stone)
(F.H.M)     temporary Funeral Home Marker
Grave     Noticeable grave without a tombstone
grave - F.H.M.     Noticeable grave with unreadable Funeral Home Marker
(M.E.)     Masonic Emblem on the tombstone
(E.S.E.)     Eastern Star Emblem on the tombstone
(W.O.W.E.)(W.O.W.)  Woodsman of World Emblem on the tombstone

 




[BACK]

copyright © 2005 by Everette Carr. All rights reserved.

Email County Coordinator - Attala County

Attala County - MSGenWeb