Mt. Nebo or Oak Ridge Cemetery, Yell County, Arkansas

Updated! Pris Weathers has photographs available of this cemetery and its headstones through her website - http://www.arkansasties.com/Yell/MtNebo.htm. Thank you, Pris for making these available for fellow researchers!

Copied 29 Sep 1991 by Cornelia and Lee Ann Daniels. Originally typed Jun 1992 by Ellen Moudy. This old and well-kept cemetery for blacks is 1/2 mile west on Ark. Hwy. 155 going from Dardanelle to Mt. Nebo State Park.

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
Anderson, Delilah18841950
Arnett, Donell Tec 5 US Army WWII15 Dec 1917Nov 1975SSDI
Arnett, Granville Supreme Royal Circle of Friends of the World----15 Feb 1923
Arnett, Rosie (Dickens) d/o Aaron & Jimmie (Perry) w/o Donell30 Jan 19206 Dec 1979SSDI
Atchison, Waymon20 Nov 1920Jul 1987
Avery, Clarence D. Willing Workers Circle #726---29 May 1918
Bagby, Amanda w/o Jobe b. Spartanburg, SC6 May 183824 Sep 1926
Bagby, Charles Joe s/o Joe & Lobelia (Nichols)9 Sep 193620 Feb 2005SSDI
Bagby, Edward C.14 Jul 1883Oct 1964
Bagby, Ida10 Jun 187818 Jun 1949
Bagby, Jobe4 Jul 183426 Jun 1909
Bagby, Jodie---24 Mar 1876
Bagby, Joe2 Sep 190827 Feb 1986SSDI
Bagby, Lloyd Ray s/o Joe & Lobelia (Nichols)7 Mar 193311 Oct 1990
Bagby, Marie H. w/o Paul m/o Debbie1912 Living
Bagby, Paul16 Mar 1912Sep 1974
Baity, Nitholee19081950
Banks, Luther17 Aug 1886Jul 1984SSDI
Banks, Margarett DAR circle #149---16 Jan 1921
Banks, Mattie (Thomas) w/o Walter15 Aug 190417 Feb 1990
Banks, Ursie w/o Luther18881955
Banks, Rev. Walter WWI14 Jul 18884 Nov 1980WWIR SSDI
Banks, William21 Apr 18478 Oct 1919
Barnes, James Dewey FHM2 Feb 190110 Jan 1983
Barnes, Ruby15 Oct 19035 May 1971
Batson, Lawrence Supreme Royal Circle of Friends of the World---21 May 1923
Batson, Nancy18441921
Batson, Sophia Supreme Royal Circle of Friends of the World 18 Mar 187223 Oct 1923
Bettis, Alfred77 yr1 Jan 1901
Bettis, Henry28 Jan 187517 Feb 1901
Black, Lucy A.18 Aug 187321 Mar 1932
Black, William2 Feb 186821 May 1942
Black, Zeke Pvt. US Army WWI11 Aug 1897 13 Nov 1973
Boles, Ezra Ark. Pfc. 820 Trans. Corp WWI15 Feb 18975 Oct 1948WWIR
Brown, Mary w/o Samuel (M) 1 Feb 1872 b. NC (Eastern Star) Joined CME Church 20 Mar 187910 Nov 185422 Jan 1907
Brown, Samuel (Mason)no dates

Bruton, Elton DAR Circle #14914 Jul 1895 23 Dec 1920
Burns, A.D. Golden Crown Temple International Order of Twelve Knights Daughters of Tabor #135Oct 185011 Oct 1924
Burns, Annie DAR Circle #149---31 Aug 1926
Burns, Arthur18799 Oct 1931
Burns, Asa Ark. Cpl. 524 SVC Bn. Engr. Corp. WWI10 Aug 18904 Jul 1958WWIR
Burns, E.D.60 yr26 May 1906
Burns, Martha Faithful Member of DAR #149---29 Aug 1916
Burns, Nellie50 yr 9 mo 6 ds23 Jan 1942
Burton, Kenneth Wayne s/o Bertha (Vaughn)30 Aug 193521 Feb 2001SSDI
Burton, Margie Ree (Thompson) w/o Kenneth Wayne9 Oct 193516 Mar 1987
Cain, Joe17 Dec 18848 Mar 1981
Cain, Vester7 Jul 189524 Jul 1976
Canada, Eugene15 Oct 18763 Jan 1907
Carroll, Rev. James E. s/o Henry & Lueva (Dixon)21 Dec 193431 Dec 2002SSDI
Carroll, Oma Lee (Robinson) d/o Arthur & Pearl (Dickens) M/1 Iris Kellybrew Sr. M/2 Rev. James E. Carroll12 Aug 192711 Dec 2005SSDI
Chandler, Mamie (King) w/o James25 Oct 18919 Nov 1984
Chestnut, Helen m/o Verzenera Woods19 Mar 189527 Feb 1994
Chandler, Jullia---3 Feb 1939
Chandler, Morgan---8 Oct 1939
Cleveland, C.A.17 Apr 191621 Jun 1993SSDI
Cleveland, Cecil17 Apr 19135 Jun 1931
Cole, Rev. Anderson5 Jan 18626 Nov 1928
Collins, Vernon29 Dec 19151 Jul 1991
Copelin, Inf. d/o Will & Alma26 Sep 19103 Oct 1910
Coplin, Luke Wilson Pvt. US Army Korea3 Nov 19316 Aug 1989
Culler, Birdie14 Apr 18985 Apr 1959
Cunningham, Arthur27 yr15 Feb 1917
Cunningham, Virginia23 Sep 18843 Oct 1910
Davis, Mary Ressie22 Oct 189622 Sep 1915
Davis, Narcissus24 Sep 187018 May 1940
Davis, Willie18931926
Dickens, Della M. (Thompson) Dickens d/o Elton & Nancy (Lewis) M/1 Herman Dickens M/2 Eakward Dickens2 Oct 191217 Feb 2006SSDI
Dickens, Eakward "Eak" Ark. Pvt. US Army WWII16 Apr 190422 Nov 1972SSDI
Dickens, Jennieno dates

Dickens, Josephine2 Feb 18681 Jul 1908
Dickens, Roscoe25 Nov 18918 Apr 1980SSDI
Dickey, William S. Ark. PFC Cas Det Demo BCP WWI15 Jan 18953 Jan 1957WWIR
Edwards, Ben I.7 May 18889 Oct 1958
Edwards, John Member DAR #149---4 Oct 1922
Edwards, Laura18411948
Edwards, Robert "Smokie" h/o Rosemary16 Dec 194920 Oct 1991
Edwards, Will Jr.19 Mar 190310 Jul 1922
Edwards, Willie18721954
Embery, James19011953
Embry, Jess Ark. Pvt. Co F. 804 Pioneer Inf. WWI25 Jul 18926 Jun 1958
Embry, Frances6 Sep 19083 Aug 1981
Embry, Samuel19011953
Embry, Sherman "S.D" M/1 Beatrice (-----------) M/2 Sandra (-----------)10 May 19219 Sep 2001 SSDI
Embry, Tom [dates are reversed or years are incorrect]12 Mar 196320 Mar 1931
Embry, Truman7 Jul 18979 Dec 1978SSDI
Enoch, Bennie C.15 Sep 18838 Sep 1973SSDI
Enoch, Charity Circle #149---2 Sep 1924
Enoch, Earl Bernard Ark. Pvt. US Army WWII25 Dec 190217 Oct 1973SSDI
Enoch, Frank O.25 Feb 191223 Sep 1974
Enoch, General Houston23 Feb 187914 May 1972SSDI
Enoch, George23 Mar 190517 Oct 1990
Enoch, Homer25 Apr 191423 May 1962
Enoch, Jessie T.22 Feb 19165 Dec 1961
Enoch, Morgan C.8 Jul 19091 May 1969
Enoch, William Joe "Buddy"12 Dec 19211 Jan 1978
Evans, Hermon Jr.2 Jun 19449 Jan 1952
Fisher, Jennieno dates

Fisher, Thomas (Mason)16 Jul 18476 May 1927
Floyd, Virdie May189615 Nov 1922
Freeman, Billie Jean23 Dec 193415 Aug 1988SSDI
Fulks, Pearlie18941964
Gault, Ora Member Dardanelle JUV #68--- 16 Dec 1916
Gilkey, Edna w/o Ollie15 Sep 189726 May 1985SSDI
Gilkey, Edward3 Aug 192020 Sep 1920
Gilkey, Ollie30 Sep 18932 Jul 1980SSDI
Gilkey, Ollie Jr.5 Jul 191913 Oct 1929
Gilkey, Ross3 Aug 18929 Jan 1963
Gilkey, Tom Circle #149---5 Nov 1929
Gloster, Leah F. (Fisher) d/o Thomas & Jennie Member of H.H. of R. #29527 Dec 18914 Jan 1916
Goode, Sallie DAR Circle #149---26 Jun 1920
Griffin, Cessna5 Jan 188818 Sep 1909
Halliburton - 2 graves under large concrete slabno namesno dates
Halliburton, Mary5 Feb 18484 Mar 1919
Hallot, Ellen17967 Jul 1905
109 yr?

Hardin, Minnie Lee (Jackson)13 Mar 1923 24 Sep 1990
Hardin, Otha L.2 Aug 194027 Aug 1980
Hayden, David Henry24 Dec 187920 Mar 1953
Hayden, Francis O.13 Feb 191313 Feb 1964
Hayden, Marnie S. w/o David Henry11 May 188314 Jun 1907
Hayden, Willard s/o David Henry & Marnie S.29 Oct 190524 Jan 1907
Hayes, Ed Ark. PFC US Army WWI23 Nov 189123 Mar 1971WWIR SSDI
Hayes, Ruth (Moody)---Apr 1974
Haynes, Inf./o C.C.12 Jan 188219 Jan 1882
Helm, J.E.18501915
Hemmitt, Herman h/o Ora (Roland)15 Jun 189624 Aug 1977
Hemmitt, Herman Jr.4 Jan 192118 Jun 2000SSDI
Hemmitt, J.B.29 Apr 19142 Jan 1928
Hemmitt, Minnie DAR Circle #149---14 Jul 1928
Hemmitt, Tom Pvt. US Army WWI5 Mar 1894 3 May 1981WWIR SSDI
Howell, A.B.14 Nov 187023 Apr 1894
Howell, John20 Aug 182431 Aug 1920
Howell, Lucille (Kellybrew)11 Apr 1903 7 Feb 1970
Howell, Mahaley w/o John93 yr15 Jul 1924
Hutch, Daisy B.27 Apr 188115 Feb 1982
Ingram, Hellie - emblem on stone: Justice, Mercy, TruthJan 186931 Jul 1919
Ingram, Jennie BellSep 1870Jun 1954
Jackson, Delestine22 Oct 193410 Mar 1989
Jackson, Mahala72 yr22 Oct 1930
Jackson, Mary Corine (Moody)10 Aug 1929 21 Apr 1984
Jackson, Nat80 yr19 Jul 1933
Jacoway, CU Balo - no marker19 yr26 Dec 1912
Jacoway, Eugene---20 Dec 1912
Jacoway, Jim---6 Feb 1913
Johnson, Anna m/o Varnell
Additional info from Lynn
no date1943
Johnson, Bessie (Chandler) w/o Freeman57 yrNov 1957
Johnson, Joseph s/o Isom & Rose12 Jul 188913 Oct 1891
Johnson, Loula23 Nov 187225 Apr 1928
Johnson, Varnell Pvt. US Army Air Force WWII14 Apr 1904Jul 1975SSDI
Jones, Josephine d/o T.J. & H.22 Jun 18724 May 1901
Kellybrew, Bruce Wiley s/o Iris Sr. & Oma Lee (Kellybrew)25 Apr 19561 Jul 1984
Kellybrew, Curzie17 Aug 189718 Jan 1961
Kellybrew, Iris Sr. US Army WWII13 Apr 191617 May 1989SSDI
Kellybrew, J.J. WWIIno dates

Kellybrew, Linnie18961974
Kellybrew, Macy PFC US Army WWI31 May 189521 Jun 1978WWIR SSDI
Kellybrew, Melvert Pvt. US Army WWI20 Jun 189124 Dec 1973WWIR SSDI
Kellybrew, Melvin Madison s/o Iris Sr. & Oma Lee (Robinson)16 Jul 195424 Nov 1991
Kellybrew, Preston16 Jun 18901 May 1933
Kellybrew, William Earl Sr. s/o Iris Sr. & Oma Lee (Robinson) h/o Neita (Torrence)30 Aug 194630 Dec 2000SSDI
King, Waymon76 yr7 Oct 1970
Lenoir, Johney d/o J.L. & T.21 Feb 189618 Sep 1905
Lenoir, Tennessee DAR Circle #149---21 Jan 1930
Lenoir, Wiley WWI19 Dec 188713 Nov 1974WWIR SSDI
Mallon, S.E. S.C.F.W.---9 Mar 19--
May, Betty w/o Wiley b. TX m/o 14 children---13 Jan 1916
May, Herman1 Apr 188213 Jan 1971SSDI
McKethon, Jane---7 Mar 1916
McKethon, Mose---26 Jul 1915
Meadow, Miriam F.26 Apr 189311 Nov 1918
Miller, Della5 Nov 18762 Feb 1965
Miller, J.C.---1 Mar 1905
Miller, Malachi5 Nov 190525 May 1931
Minus, R.M. (Mason)---15 Dec 1906
Moody, J.R. s/o John & Myrtle24 yr 3 Jul 1948
Moody, James191620 Nov 1968
Moody, John10 Feb 189528 Feb 1968SSDI
Moody, Leroy4 Mar 191512 Mar 1991SSDI
Moody, Mutt19081950
Moody, Myrtle w/o John10 Mar 189426 Dec 1977SSDI
Moore, Ella Mae (Thompson) d/o Felix & Anna (Dickens) M/1 Luther Williams M/2 Rubin Moore2 Dec 19304 Aug 2003SSDI
Moore, Roy Jasper Jr. s/o Roy Jasper Sr. & Johnnie (Edwards) h/o Jean (Kibble)23 Dec 192924 Apr 1998SSDI
Moore, Roy Jasper Sr.9 Mar 18963 Jun 1990SSDI
Morre, Hattieno dates

Nelson, I.S. DAR Circle #149---8 Oct 1921
Nichole, Amanda w/o Charles30 Oct 1857 24 May 1923
Nichole, Charles16 Mar 185010 Sep 1931
Nichols, Charley10 May 188626 Feb 1954
Nichols, Joe Delmano dates

Nichols, Leroy28 Apr 188219 Apr 1911
Nichols, Manuel18 Jan 190610 Jan 1973SSDI
Nichols, Margaret (Chandler) w/o Leroy1 Mar 188523 Feb 1976
Nichols, Ozia S. w/o Charley31 Dec 1889 2 May 1950
Nichols, Verna d/o Leroy & Margaret (Chandler)25 Aug 190817 Jan 1969SSDI
Oats, Wiley Ark. Pvt. Co A 526 Engr. SVC Bn WWI9 Sep 189022 Dec 1970WWIR
Parks, Bennie Robert US Army WWII s/o Tom H. & Anna (Thompson) M/1 Louise (Black) M/2 Rebecca (-----------)17 Aug 191312 Jun 2003SSDI
Parks, Louise (Black) d/o Martin & Saline (Roland) w/o Bennie Robert12 May 19122 Mar 1979SSDI
Parks, Tom H. h/o Anna (Thompson)188329 May 1930
Perry, Anna w/o Amuel---1953
Perry, Ben18807 Feb 1960
Perry, Bennetter3 May 183317 Dec 1915
Perry, Dan83 yr16 Feb 1928
Perry, Dan & Elizabeth (one marker)---1953
Perry, Jennie Dardanelle DAR Circle #149---27 Dec 1919
Perry, Marie (Batson) w/o Ben18811964
Perry, Sally - Baptist Church member - member of Household of Ruth184314 Feb 1906
Peterson, Helena M.16 Feb 19052 Nov 1980SSDI
Pope, Augusta Ark. Pvt. Co C 309 SVC Bn QMC WWI23 Nov 189412 Mar 1957WWIR
Pope, Bessie22 Mar 188526 Jun 1896
Price, Tennie18721934
Quinn, Nelson28 Oct 188024 Mar 1950
Roland, Alice DAR Circle #149---18 Apr 1916
Roland, Buddie Dardanelle JUV Circle #68---7 Mar 1925
Roland, Florence18911954
Roland, Jack14 Jul 190615 Feb 1964
Rye, Henry Alf18595 Jul 1889
Scott, Ada Robinson SCFW Circle #149--- 12 Oct 1925
Scott, John - no marker---8 Oct 1909
Scott, Mary18 Mar 188612 Nov 1959
Shephard, Jan---15 Oct 1932
Shephard, Reve F.---11 Oct 1894
Shurn, Lowester C. Sr.23 Jan 192015 Nov 1991
Shurn, Martha Ellen (Williamson)13 Feb 188626 Apr 1991SSDI
Smith, Mahala w/o G.W. - no marker104 yr 10 Dec 1925
Smith, Matilyn (Embry)19511985
Smith, Johnny s/o G.W. & Mahala12 Oct 18772 Nov 1885
Smith, Walter V.8 Jan 188226 Mar 1933
Tate, Ida188911 Apr 1907
Tate, Lilliar188618 May 1909
Thomas, Frank35 yr16 Mar 1901
Thompson, Alberta3 Mar 19033 May 1922
Thompson, Anna (Dickens) w/o Felix26 May 191219 Feb 1994SSDI
Thompson, Bessie8 Sep 188829 Jul 1961
Thompson, Bobbie J. (Arnett) d/o Donnell & Rosie (Dickens)3 Jul 195112 Apr 2001SSDI
Thompson, Bud Edwards24 Oct 188226 Jun 1955
Thompson, Caddie Ark. Corp. 20 Engs. WWIca. Jul 188923 Jul 1929WWIR
Thompson, Della w/o M.C.no dates

Thompson, Elizabeth21 Jan 187519 Nov 1929
Thompson, Floy Moody---Aug 1929
Thompson, Floy Ark. Pvt. US Army WWI1 Aug 18963 Apr 1958WWIR
Thompson, Frank186616 Mar 1901
Thompson, John10 May 189214 Mar 1920
Thompson, Josephine Mildred Corrina (Jackson) d/o Rob & Pearle Virginia (Dickens) w/o James Edward12 May 1935 8 May 2001SSDI
Thompson, Lola28 Aug 190011 Aug 1966
Thompson, Louis/Lewis184718 Jul 1932
Thompson, M.C.---14 Mar 1953
Thompson, Macey10 Mar 18734 Aug 1932
Thompson, Margrett18561934
Thompson, Maurice Burns22 Dec 19046 May 1969SSDI
Tipton, Dora H. SCFW Dardanelle Circle #149---26 Nov 1924
Tipton, Henry72 yr3 Dec 1920
Tipton, J.J.17 Nov 185722 Mar 1921
Tipton, Louisa "Aunt Lou" w/o Henry b. SC4 Apr 184929 Jul 1930
Toney, Margaret w/o K.T.20 Dec 186324 Jan 1908
Waits, Rev. Hillard William native of Kilmichael, MS10 Nov 189910 Jun 1979SSDI
Waldron, Loyce E.18 Jun 193620 Feb 1980
Washington, Irene G.25 Dec 190030 Aug 1983
Watkins, Linda18 yr24 Apr 1984
Webb, Calvin18701957
Webb, Columbus Dardanelle Circle #149 Supreme Royal Circle of Friends of the World---2 Jul 1927
Webb, Laura w/o Calvin18791962
Wells, Adrena (Scott) w/o Theodore1903 1930
Wells, Mary Florence17 Sep 18663 Nov 1911
Williams, Caroline G. w/o Jefferson67 yr Jul 1903
Williams, Chester59 yr27 Jul 1944
Williams, Dock (Mason)15 Mar 188616 Apr 1911
Williams, Ethel - erected to DADA by Sammy, Mike & Carol Cornwell18851952
Williams, Jefferson55 yr5 Dec 1883
Williams, Luther Jr. s/o Luther & Ella Mae (Thompson) h/o Diane11 Feb 194910 Sep 1991
Williams, Nora16 Feb 1900Dec 1974SSDI
Williams, Oscar Ark. Wagonner 815 Pioneer Inf. WWI28 Feb 18942 Jan 1969WWIR SSDI
Williams, Paulleath18941940
Williams, Terry Luther US Army Ark. SP4 Co. B 12 Inf. 199 Lt. Inf. Bd. Infantry Indirect Fire Crewman - killed in Vietnam Bronze Star Medal s/o Luther & Ella Mae (Thompson)18 Nov 194729 Oct 1968
Williams, Willie B. w/o Lon30 Mar 1871 3 Jun 1919
Wilson, Daisy m/o C.A. Cleveland25 Dec 188826 Feb 1968
Wilson, Ella D.81 yr19 Apr 1984
Wilson, Robert Ark. Pvt. Co A 335 Labor Bn. QMC WWI13 Oct 18866 Mar 1959
Winbush, Martha92 yr1 Nov 1957
Woods, Birdie B. w/o T.E.6 Dec 187621 Jun 1928
Woods, Elmira w/o John R.12 Feb 18809 Apr 1938
Woods, I.W.185220 Oct 1917
Woods, James H. "Son" s/o Rector & Anna f/o Lois, Mary Anna, Juanita, Helen, Evelyn, Linda, James O., Robert, and Waymon4 Jul 191422 Jul 1986SSDI
Woods, John R.31 Jan 187325 Sep 1938
Woods, Naomi26 Mar 18972 Sep 1960
Woods, T.E.10 Dec 1878---
Woods, Venner19121964
Woods, Verzenera (Bledsoe) w/o James H. (M) 20 Apr 19354 Feb 1917Living
Woods, William A.31 Jan 187224 Apr 1928


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