Lyon or Haney Cemetery, Yell County, Arkansas

Updated directions! This cemetery is 5 miles west of Dardanelle on Hwy. 27 then 1/2 mile south on county road 44. It is on the right at the intersection of county road 44 and country road 45. The land for this cemetery was given by William G. Lyon. His will dated 19th of August 1895 States "I do grant and bequeath and give to the neighborhood two acres of land for a graveyard in the Northeast corner of the south half of Southwest 40. In the southeast quarter section 9, township 6, range 21 west. This two acres of land shall begin at the northeast corner and shall be measured west far enough to include my wife's grave by at least six feet. I do ensure 32 feet north 32 feet south measuring 32 feet east. This Plat of ground 64 feet, north and south and is ensured for my special burial lot, This measurement shall begin six feet west from my wife's head stone."

Sarah (Campbell) Lyon was born 16 Aug 1830, died 13 Apr 1894. The first grave in the cemetery.

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Where possible, we have updated this page to include any corrections and additions to listings. Source information for these additions and corrections came from the Social Security Death Index and various external sources.

CPF = Confederate Pension Files
SSDI = Social Security Death Index
UPF = Union Pension Files
WWIR = WWI Records

NameBornDiedAdditional Verification
---------, Samatha (FHM)19 Aug 188?dates faded
Aston, Larry Douglas15 Jun 194813 May 1989
Banks, James C.8 Jan 18578 Jul 1896
Chambers, Edna E. w/o Ovid V.24 Jun 1916 Living
Chambers, Ovid V.17 Sep 191729 Oct 1986SSDI
Ellis, Emmitt Henry Sr.27 Oct 194318 Feb 1992SSDI
Halcomb, Leland Howard (32nd Degree Mason) s/o Thomas Eugene & Dovie May (Farmer) h/o Stella27 Jan 19372 Jan 2007SSDI
Haney, Aulton "Chuck" h/o Addie d. NY25 Aug 191318 May 1990
Haney, BabyB & D1942
Haney, Bonnie Kay31 Aug 197924 May 1985
Haney, Dewey Nile s/o George Wash & Rosa Leuellen (Douglas)20 Dec 190725 Dec 1985
Haney, Edward Jr. s/o Edward Sr. & MargaretB & D9 Nov 1964
Haney, Edward "Ed" Sr. s/o Lossie E. & Vokie (Lievsay) h/o Margaret23 May 19348 Feb 2007SSDI
Haney, George Wash4 Jun 18631 Jun 1939
Haney, George Ranzey s/o George Wash & Rosa Leuellen (Douglas) h/o Johnnie Mae8 Jan 19134 Aug 2004SSDI
Haney, Glendle Don s/o Glen & Beverly h/o Tina13 Jul 196924 Sep 2004SSDI
Haney, Lillie Mae----28 May 1947
Haney, Lossie E. s/o George Wash & Rosa Leuellen (Douglas)20 Nov 189930 May 1984SSDI
Haney, Vokie (Lievsay) w/o Lossie E.15 Feb 190828 Dec 2001SSDI
Haney, Yvonne (Chambers) d/o John E. & Myrtle Lee (Parker) M/1 ---------- Cline M/2 Junior Haney29 Aug 193929 Dec 2003SSDI
Heath, John Henry WWII US Army s/o William Arthur & Ludie Lutecia (Morris)13 Sep 19175 Jun 1991
Leeper, Raymond C.9 May 189519 Feb 1896
Leeper, Robert B.17 Feb 18935 Nov 1897
Lievsay, CarollB & D22 Oct 1962
Lyon, Byancie d/o Ervin Alexander & Laura12 Feb 189614 Nov 1905
Lyon, Ellie23 Dec 19017 Sep 1902
Lyon, Ervin Alexander s/o William Carroll & Sarah Elizabeth (Campbell)4 Feb 185815 Apr 1901
Lyon, Laura w/o Ervin Alexander22 Feb 186427 Jan 1940
Lyon, Lou (Simmons) m/o Eddie, Lizzie & Johnnyno dates

Lyon, Sarah Elizabeth (Campbell) d/o Robert & Sarah T. (Lyons) w/o William Carroll16 Aug 183013 Apr 1894
Lyon, William Carroll8 Jan 182211 Dec 1895
Marr, Helen V. d/o J.T. & Helen12 Sep 189915 Apr 1900
Pearson, Mae (Haney) d/o George Wash & Rosa Leuellen (Douglas)1 May 190525 May 1973
Pledger, Nora E. (Lyon) d/o William Carroll & Sarah Elizabeth (Campbell)18691899
Prewett, Nute Melvin h/o Sadie (Vinson)18 Apr 19095 Apr 1990
Stickler, Nora (Lyon) d/o Ervin Alexander & Laura26 May 189231 Mar 1975
Stinnet, "Mother"18841971
Wilson, Edgar24 Aug 19387 Oct 1974
Wilson, Roselee (Haney) d/o George Ranzey & Johnnie Mae w/o Edgar7 Dec 194311 Dec 1987

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Last updated 09 Apr 2010