Rock Creek Cemetery, Yell County, Arkansas

Copied and updated 5 December 1992 by Arline Gray and Mable Roseborough. This cemetery is on Highway 309, 1 1/2 miles south of Waveland, Arkansas. Many graves marked with rock.

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
Adkinson, Dave H. s/o James William & Roxie A. (Chappell)7 Mar 19017 Feb 1904
Anderson, Inf. s/o W.D & Myrtle27 Aug 190928 Aug 1909
Arnold, M.E.16 Jan 1850no date
Arnold, W.J. - chains with initials TLF25 Oct 18343 Jan 1912
Bailey, John A.P. (Mason) s/o John Sr. & Martha (Bailey) 19 Oct 183420 Jan 1905
Bailey, Ruben P. s/o John A.P. & Sarah Adaline (Ransom) 3 Feb 18753 Mar 1907
Bailey, Sarah Adaline (Ransom) (Eastern Star) d/o Washington & Annie (Dobson) w/o John A.P.9 Jun 184230 May 1917
Barnes, Delia w/o J.C.16 Jan 1861no date
Barnes, J.C.13 May 185424 Oct 1923
Blaylock, Jesse E.12 Mar 18836 Jul 1965
Blaylock, Martha A. w/o Jesse E.6 Sep 18936 Aug 1957
Blaylock, Vernon H. US Army Ark. Pvt. WWII5 Oct 19203 May 1955
Bledsaw, Everett Clyde s/o Floyd & Mary Alice (Parker) 24 Jun 191322 Nov 1991
Bledsaw, Floyd s/o Floyd Mathias & Lucinda (Meyers)18901921
Bledsaw, Floyd Mathias s/o James & Lucinda J. (Reeder) 18441922
Bledsaw, George W. Pfc. US Army WWII s/o Floyd & Mary Alice (Parker)1 Apr 19209 Nov 1983
Bledsaw, Ola May "Sally" (Littleton) d/o Sidney Albert & Myrtle M. (Capps) w/o Everett Clyde8 May 191417 Jun 2006SSDI
Boss, Henry Winfield Civil War CSA Co. K 6th GA Cav. s/o Christopher Henry & Lodoizky (Morgan)6 Oct 184428 May 1928
Brown, James C. Sp. 4 US Army8 Feb 1943 27 Nov 1989SSDI
Catlett, Allie (Wilkerson) w/o Paul Raymond27 Jul 190523 Jul 1959
Catlett, E. Lois (Grandy) d/o Lynn W. & Margaret (Carman) w/o Jack31 Mar 192723 Apr 2006SSDI
Catlett, Ernest Lyndon A 2 C US Air Force Korea21 Mar 193527 Feb 1986
Catlett, Harrison s/o Louis Morgan & Verna20 Sep 192423 Jul 1925
Catlett, Inf. s/o Paul Raymond & Allie (Wilkerson)B & D1 Nov 1924
Catlett, John Victor19 Oct 18553 May 1908
Catlett, Lodoizky (Morgan) w/o George Washington5 Feb 1925/30no date
Catlett, Nancy Ann Rebecca (Burrows) w/o John Victor25 Oct 186314 Dec 1954
Catlett, Paul Raymond s/o John Victor & Nancy Amanda Rebecca (Burrows)1 Sep 189812 Sep 1975
Chapell, Almano dates

Chappall, Susanah (Money) w/o Harrison Calvin - please note the spelling - exactly as it was on the monument20 Jul 1819 23 Jul 1904
Chappel, Freddie s/o Henry Harrison & Caldonia (Hooper) 1 Apr 190121 Jul 1902
Chappell, Caldonia "Callie" (Hooper) d/o Claborn Rhoads & Mary Ann (Story) w/o Henry HarrisonMar 1859no date
Chappell, Floydno dates

Chappell, Henry Harrison s/o Harrison Calvin & Susanah (Money)18 Apr 18566 Feb 1916
Chappell, Minnie20 Oct 187116 Aug 1903
Chappell, Verbena d/o W.C. & Nellie w/o D.C.27 May 190613 Sep 1907
Chapple, Voley s/o Henry Harrison & Caldonia (Hooper)14 Feb 188727 Jun 1900
Cocherell, B.F.17 Jan 186824 Sep 1940
Cocherell, Dollie (Eastern Star) w/o B.F.22 Mar 187618 Sep 1909
Cocherell, Earl s/o B.F. & Dollie3 Jan 19025 Jun 1904
Cocherell, Inf. s/o B.F. & DollieB & D25 Mar 1905
Cocherell, Irma20 Nov 190629 May 1914
Cocherell, Roxanna Elizabeth (Ensey) d/o William Rodaus Hathem & Mary Martha (Paxton) w/o William Samuelca. 1873 6 Jan 1927
Cocherell, Thomas Elie s/o B.F. & Dollie4 May 18985 Mar 1899
Cole, Janet Elsie (Smith) d/o C.C. & Rachel Emanza Joanna (McGraw) w/o Mark W.189219 Jan 1956
Cole, Mark W.5 Jul 189011 Jan 1980
Conley, Goldie d/o M.C. & E.M.1 Jun 191329 Oct 1913
Conley, Inf. d/o M.C. & E.M.3 ds20 Feb 1916
Craig, James18491927
Crowell, Inf. d/o Earnest & Mary LeeB & D1941
Downs, Annie8 Mar 187318 Dec 1947
Downs, J.F.18691917
Ely, Juanita Ruth31 Jan 193010 Feb 1930
Ely, Kenneth HaroldB & D14 Sep 1927
Ensey, Bessie (Chappell) w/o George N.18891931
Ensey, Bob8 Jan 19058 Apr 1971
Ensey, Francis M. s/o William Rodaus Hathem & Mary Martha (Paxton) - 3 links of chain with FLT in it21 Apr 1866 17 Jan 1918
Ensey, George N. s/o William Rodaus Hathem & Mary Martha (Paxton)18801929
Ensey, Hathman5 Oct 191330 Jun 1930
Ensey, Mary C. w/o Francis M.21 Aug 1868 11 Feb 1952
Ensey, Mary Martha (Paxton) d/o Mardica & Nancy A. (Purcell) w/o William RodausNov 1845no date
Ensey, William Rodaus HathemMay 18351902
Frame, Oda d/o Larry Lawrence & Lillie Ather (Williams) 26 Nov 190515 Mar 1906
Franklin, ---------- w/o CliffordFHM can't read

Franklin, Clifford Pfc. WWI US Army18 Jan 18988 Aug 1975WWIR SSDI
Fredrick, Conrad s/o Mack Daniel & Callie Louvena (Catlett)4 Nov 191716 Dec 1917
Hall, Dexter s/o Joseph W. & Eunna Eugenia (Catlett)18941896
Hall, Eunna Eugenia "Gene" (Catlett) d/o George Washington & Lodoizky (Morgan) w/o Joseph W.Mar 18651941
Hall, Jesse J. WWI Ark. Pvt. 128 Inf. 32 Div. s/o Joseph W. & Eunna Eugenia (Catlett)28 Jun 189420 Mar 1949WWIR
Hall, Joseph W.Feb 18531918
Hall, Mary L. "Mollie" d/o Joseph W. & Eunna Eugenia (Catlett)Jun 18921918
Hays, Elijah18491928
Hays, Lucretia J. w/o Elijah18501894
Hays, Sarah E.18521930
Hicks, Alice Olive17 Jul 19052 Oct 1937
Hicks, Joanne (Smith)20 Mar 186825 Sep 1936
Holliman, Bernice Marie w/o Obie25 Apr 19261 Oct 2002
Howard, Ellen (Watson)18811917
Hyden, Lizzie18701945
James, Alvis E.11 Feb 19206 Dec 1979SSDI
James, Arthur s/o Theodore & Edith (Bowers)27 Jul 188619 Jun 1973SSDI
James, Every M.23 May 189520 Feb 1984
James, Horace Fair10 Dec 191416 Mar 1915
James, Ovelene (Catlett) d/o John Victor & Nancy Amanda Rebecca (Burrows) w/o Arthur12 Oct 188923 May 1973SSDI
James, Reuben J.6 Jul 189412 Jun 1976
James, Tommy s/o Alvis & Bernice12 Aug 190631 Aug 1942
Johnson, Gladys O.6 Aug 19061 Dec 1985
Littleton, Dailey G.12 Aug 189827 Feb 1976SSDI
Littleton, Susan20 Jul 186611 Aug 1936
Lucas, T.E.18841920
McCar, S.H.4 Apr 183618 Jul 1909
McGraw, Harrel L.19 Jul 182821 Sep 1912
Nelms, John Morris6 Mar 181710 Feb 1871
Nelms, John Morris s/o John Morris & Mary Susan (McBride)1 Sep 1856no date
Nelms, Linnie N.L. d/o N.L. & Rosa21 Jun 19216 Jul 1923
Nelms, Lucy A. w/o T.J.6 Dec 18873 Dec 1916
Nelms, Nettie w/o John13 Sep 1876no date
Nelms, Thomas Harrelson s/o John Morris & Mary Susan (McBride)6 Nov 185317 Dec 1919
Oliver, J.P.19 Aug 187522 Feb 1911
Oliver, Maude w/o J.P.6 Sep 18848 Jan 1975
Parks, Claudia R.25 Apr 188214 Mar 1947
Poynor, Burrell O. s/o G.V. & G.A.2 yr 3 mo 24 ds23 Jul 1885
Ricker, Alemdia "Allie" (Tygert) w/o William M.27 Jul 187618 Apr 1950
Ricker, William M.10 Jun 185230 May 1929
Robbins, Fannie (Brand) w/o James H.1885 1969
Robbins, Inf. s/o E. & LucyB & D 4 July 1914
Robbins, Inf. s/o James H.& Fannie (Brand)B & D29 Jul 1906
Robbins, James H.18841948
Robbins, Joel18531920
Robbins, S.A. w/o Joel18531920
Rogers, Babyno dates

Rogers, Minnie Louise d/o Jim & Velma26 Mar 193530 Apr 1935
Sanders, Joseph Bernard18621928
Sanders, Mary Isabella (Lowrance) d/o Leander M. & Clementine (Marchison) w/o Joseph Bernard20 Jul 18571 Apr 1941
Sanders, Robert Earl16 Mar 1893Dec 1979SSDI
Scarbrough13 Feb 185030 Dec 1919
Smith, Alice d/o Otto T. & Lodelia "Lody" (Catlett)no dates

Smith, Lucy Allen d/o Christopher Columbus & Rachel Emanza Joanna (McGraw)31 Jan 189426 Mar 1984SSDI
Smith, Rachel Emanza Joanna "Josie" (McGraw) d/o Jessie & Harriett (Leatherwood) w/o Christopher Columbus - FHM186825 Sep 1936
Stevenson, Jess30 May 19051906
Thomas, Martin26 Mar 183927 Apr 1916
Thomas, Mary Caroline w/o Ollie G.11 Jul 189514 May 1951
Thomas, Ollie G.7 Feb 188319 Dec 1957
Thomas, Tennie18801918
Vaughn, Omer A. (Mason)18931918
Watson, Ellen Howard18811917
Weaver, E. - child's graveno dates

Weaver, S. - child's graveno dates

White, Aura - this was on J.L. White monument
24 Sep 1919
White, J.L. - on this marker was the following erected - Etta Bean
14 Nov 1906
Williams, George J.22 Jan 191215 Feb 1989
Williams, Harley Thomas WWI Ark. Pvt. US Army M/1 Belle (--------) M/2 Mary E. (Ricker)17 Feb 188817 Jan 1972WWIR
Williams, Mary E. (Ricker) d/o William M. & Alemdia (Tygert) w/o Harley Thomas3 Jun 19023 Nov 2001SSDI
Wiseman, Lynn L.17 Sep 18899 Mar 1917
Wiseman, M.A.30 Oct 184018 Apr 1905
Wiseman, Stella M.1 Oct 188727 Dec 1918


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