Smith Family Cemetery, Yell County, Arkansas

Four miles northeast of Havana on the old Dardanelle-Booneville Road near Cedar Creek. Many early pioneers of the area buried here with only native stones to mark the graves.

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
Apple, Docie s/o Samuel A. & Maggie21 Jan 18996 Nov 1908
Apple, Maggie w/o Samuel A.18801929
Apple, Samuel A.30 Sep 18786 Apr 1951
Barnes, Billy26 Oct 192614 Dec 1926
Branch, Eldridge E. "Buddy" WWII Tec 4 US Army s/o Earl & Eva (McKinney)25 Feb 191929 Aug 1976
Capps, John Henry s/o Henry & Minerva1 Aug 185521 Jan 1930
Capps, Naomi (Battenfield) w/o John Henry16 Dec 185821 Jan 1937
Carter, Alice A. (Farmer) d/o John W. & Polly Dixon (Smith) w/o S.E.21 Feb 188031 May 1928
Carter, Marie d/o S.E. & Alice (Farmer)19101925
Cooper, John s/o George Frederick & Dorothy (Call) - John & Susan buried in same grave marked by cedar tree9 Dec 179321 Feb 1858
Cooper, Susan (Ferguson) w/o John179421 Feb 1858
Cravens, Orvil J. Pvt. 568 Q.M. Railhead Co. WWII US Army12 Feb 191118 Jan 1963
Cravens, Vida Leona (Gray) d/o Clarence & Willie Ann w/o Orvil J.20 Apr 190915 Jan 2001
Crow, Beulah (Smith) d/o Ulysses Sherman & Flora Miranda (Rogers) w/o Samuel L.7 Mar 1903Aug 1970
Crow, Louise (McVay)1 Dec 193425 Apr 1983
Crow, Samuel L.22 Oct 1891Dec 1957
Crownover, Fred s/o A. & G.A.18 Oct 19049 Sep 1906
Elliott, Vivian Evelyn (Smith) US Navy WWII d/o James Carroll & Sarah Jane (Capps)18 Jan 1914Jun 1977
Farmer, Crittenden Lee s/o Robert & Rebecca Ann (Wilson) 25 Mar 185214 May 1922
Farmer, Dennis Sherman s/o Crittenden Lee & Sarah Ann (Smith)23 Oct 188615 Apr 1971
Farmer, Eston A. s/o Dennis Sherman & Mattie Ann Elizabeth (Heffington)6 Apr 191922 Dec 1990
Farmer, Finis s/o John W. & Polly Dixon (Smith)no dates

Farmer, Frederick Lee s/o Crittenden Lee & Sarah Ann (Smith)29 Apr 187418 May 1938
Farmer, Hadden Leo M/Sgt. US Army Korea s/o Dennis Sherman & Mattie Ann Elizabeth (Heffington)6 Oct 1912Jun 1983
Farmer, Inf. d/o S.D.S.No Dates

Farmer, John W. s/o Robert & Rebecca Ann (Wilson) h/o Polly (Smith)18361882
Farmer, Lillie May (Capps) d/o John Henry & Naomi (Battenfield) w/o Frederick Lee14 Feb 188120 Sep 1959
Farmer, Mattie Ann Elizabeth (Heffington) d/o Calvin Franklin & Nancy Madora Arthensia (Carroll) w/o Dennis Sherman (M) 18 Jun 1911
Additional Info from Billy G. McBride
12 Jun 189027 Feb 1980
Farmer, Sarah Ann (Smith) d/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper) w/o Crittenden Lee18 Nov 184712 May 1922
Gray, Eddie Clarence s/o John A. & Tabitha (McBride)18881968
Gray, Francis Arletha Willie Ann (Hignight) d/o William Nathaniel & Lucinda Tennessee (McBride) w/o Clarence24 Oct 188629 Mar 1962
Gray, Gary DwayneB & D31 Aug 1969
Gray, Johnie E. s/o Clarence & Francis Arletha Willie Ann (Hignight)B & D12 Apr 1914
Gray, Leslie Albert s/o Eddie Clarence & Francis Arletha Willie Ann (Hignight)22 Oct 192210 Oct 2005SSDI
Gray, Pearlie Sue d/o Clarence & Francis Arletha Willie Ann (Hignight)8 Jan 191124 May 1962
Gray, Wesley Alford PFC. US Army WWII s/o Clarence & Francis Arletha Willie Ann (Hignight)24 Oct 192212 Dec 1986SSDI
Harris, Martha Lavenia "Vene" (McBride) d/o Caleb Webster & Permelia Jane (Ornsbey) w/o John Carroll - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
Feb 18871924
Hedger, John - no marker1846no date
Hedger, Polly Dixon (Smith) d/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)18521943
Heffington, Babyno dates

Hignight, Abner Abraham s/o Thomas Gladstone & Mary Caroline (McIntire)18531884
Hignight, Lucinda Tennesse (McBride) d/o Abner & Tabitha Jane (Cooper) w/o William Nathaniel7 Sep 18591919
Hignight, Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" d/o William Nathaniel & Lucinda Tennessee (McBride)18 Jul 187713 Nov 1953
Hignight, Matilda Elizabeth (McBride) Kennington d/o Abner & Tabitha Jane (Cooper) w/o Abner Abraham27 Mar 185415 Jun 1932
Hignight, Rebecca d/o William Nathaniel & Lucinda Tennessee (McBride)14 Feb 18751875
Hignight, Tabitha Jane Clara d/o William Nathaniel & Lucinda Tennessee (McBride)20 Jun 188022 Jan 1959
Hignight, William Lee s/o William Nathaniel & Lucinda Tennessee (McBride)22 Apr 189526 Oct 1906
Hignight, William Nathaniel s/o Thomas Gladstone & Mary Caroline (McIntire)28 Jan 185017 Jan 1927
Hollis, Ratha Pryor19141939
James, Martha (Swaim) Ornsbey M/1 William Ornsbey M/2 Charles James - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
18221910
Ladd, Fred18901921
Lampkins, Esther Atha (Farmer) d/o Crittenden Lee & Sarah Ann (Smith) w/o William Daniel5 May 18892 Dec 1971
Lampkins, Inf. d/o William Daniel & Esther Atha (Farmer) B & DAug 1908
Lampkins, William Daniel3 Jun 188230 Sep 1962
Logan, J.E.13 Sep 18804 Apr 1901
Logan, Thomas D.26 Sep 187816 Oct 1901
Masters, John J.15 Feb 19025 Nov 1986SSDI
Masters, Sarah E. w/o John J.24 Aug 1901 9 Aug 1969SSDI
McBride, Abner s/o James & Mary (Harrelson) - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
181010 Oct 1863
McBride, Andrew Jasper Civil War Union 3 Ark. Cav. Co. H s/o Abner & Tabitha Jane (Cooper) - died of typhoid fever in Civil War - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
184510 May 1864
McBride, Caleb Webster s/o Abner & Tabitha Jane (Cooper) - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
4 Aug 18491911
McBride, Chessie Lee (Hale) d/o Milas C. & Sarah Elizabeth (Haney) w/o Francis Marion
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
186522 Oct 1954
McBride, Claude s/o Andrew Hammett & Cornelia J. (Bird) 18 May 189018 Jan 1986SSDI
McBride, Cora Belle (Smith) d/o William Mathias & Annie Mae (Carter) w/o Claude27 Jun 1897May 1974
McBride, Francis Marion s/o Abner & Tabitha Jane (Cooper)
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
20 Jan 18611927
McBride, Gladys (Anthony)1 Apr 191018 Nov 1981
McBride, Margaret (McBride) d/o Caleb Webster & Permelia Jane (Ornsbey) w/o J.T. (native stone near the center of cemetery)
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
18741896
McBride, Permelia Jane (Ornsbey) d/o William & Martha (Swaim) w/o Caleb Webster - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
17 Dec 1858before 1910
McBride, Ralph A. s/o Claude & Cora Belle (Smith)13 Jun 191413 Feb 1999SSDI
McBride, Roxie Ann d/o Francis Marion & Chessie Lee (Hale)
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
12 Apr 189623 Oct 1899
McBride, Tabitha Jane (Cooper) d/o John & Susan (Ferguson) w/o Abner - native stone near the center of cemetery
Additional info from Billy Jean (McBride) Horn
18281887
McBride, Willie E. (Williams) Vaughn Sloan d/o Harley Thomas & Belle M/1 Claude Vaughn M/2 Holbart Sloan M/3 Ralph McBride12 Apr 191717 Jan 2006SSDI
Moore, Rose Etta (Taylor) w/o Royce A.28 Mar 189816 Mar 1939
Moore, Royce A. s/o Mary Jane6 Mar 1889 1 May 1954
Moudy, Aubrey L. s/o John D. & Rebecca Ann (Farmer)30 Oct 190622 Sep 1907
Moudy, Earl L. s/o John D. & Rebecca Ann (Farmer)24 Dec 189414 Feb 1904
Moudy, Elmer D. s/o John D. & Rebecca Ann (Farmer)29 Sep 190017 Nov 1901
Moudy, Inf. d/o John D. & Rebecca Ann (Farmer)B & D18 Dec 1897
Nihart, Charles R.18811931
Nihart, Martha Estell "Stellar" (Hignight) d/o William Nathaniel & Lucinda Tennesse (McBride) w/o Charles R.31 Jul 188331 Dec 1961
Ornsbey, Martha (Swaim) w/o WilliamFeb 182211 Apr 1910
Payne, Erma (Greenfield) w/o Henry Otho28 Dec 191129 Sep 1989
Payne, Henry Otho s/o J. Oliver & Minnie (Taylor) M/1 Erma (Greenfield) M/2 Berda (Walker)15 Mar 191231 Dec 1998SSDI
Payne, J. Oliver1878Jun 1955
Payne, Minnie (Taylor) w/o J. Oliver1877 1932
Payne, Roy G.7 Jan 190212 Oct 1918
Price, Isola (Teal) d/o William David & Theodocia Ann (Smith) w/o S.W.Nov 1887Oct 1919
Pryor, Lennie L. (Smith) d/o Ulysses Sherman & Flora Miranda (Rogers)Sep 18941939
Puckett, Viola w/o William L.13 Feb 1876 30 Aug 1897
Ramey, Fred4 Dec 189619 Apr 1958
Ramey, Golia R. w/o Fred21 Apr 1902Living
Ramey, Inf. s/o Fred & Golia R.23 Mar 192026 Mar 1920
Ramey, Inf. s/o Mauhon & Ann LeeB & D25 Oct 1941
Ramey, Katherine d/o Thurman & InisB & D10 Jan 1948
Ramey, Martha Jane d/o Thurman & Inis21 Nov 195223 Nov 1952
Smith, Alexander Nelson s/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)18511925
Smith, Alice A. (Bird) (Eastern Star) d/o William & Delcinia Caroline (James) w/o Henry Sheridan (M) 6 Dec 18881870 1918
Smith, Christopher Columbus s/o Thomas & Agnes (Arnold) M/1 Marth (Nix) M/2 Martha Catherine (Harger) M/3 Jo Anna (McGraw)
Additional Info from Bob Smith
20 Jan 18421898
Smith, Eldred Otis s/o Ulysses Sherman & Flora Miranda (Rogers)5 May 18923 Feb 1948
Smith, Flora Miranda (Rogers) d/o Joseph Jefferson & Mary Louisa (Hodges) w/o Ulysses Sherman18701933
Smith, Hazel s/o James Carroll & Sarah Jane (Capps)2 Apr 190428 May 1904
Smith, Inf. s/o Forest & LottieB & D12 Oct 1919
Smith, Inf. s/o Ulysses Sherman & Flora Miranda (Rogers) B & D1908
Smith, Infant19221923
Smith, James Carroll s/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)22 Sep 18721957
Smith, John Dutton s/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)18481936
Smith, John Haywood s/o Dutton & Sarah (Harrelson) h/o Lodusky (Adams)18141884
Smith, Lulu Grace (Payne) w/o Truman H.19109 Nov 2000
Smith, Mabel s/o Forest & LottieB & D1919
Smith, Marcel V.12 Apr 192212 Jul 1928
Smith, Martha Ann (Cooper) d/o John & Susan (Ferguson) w/o Mathias Harrelson (M) 9 Mar 1846
Additional Info from Billy G. McBride
18 Nov 182930 Jul 1904
Smith, Mathias Harrelson s/o Dutton & Sarah (Harrelson) 16 Dec 182222 Jan 1902
Smith, Nancy J. d/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)18561870
Smith, Norma Jewel d/o James Carroll & Sarah Jane (Capps)23 Oct 189823 Nov 1899
Smith, Norman s/o James Carroll & Sarah Jane (Capps)16 Jan 190812 Mar 1908
Smith, Pearl D. (Teal) d/o William David & Theodocia Ann (Smith) w/o Reuben Vandiver (M) 5 Aug 192411 Sep 1905 16 Sep 2004SSDI
Smith, Raymond Carroll s/o James Carroll & Sarah Jane (Capps)15 Oct 19094 Mar 1923
Smith, Reuben Vandiver (Mason)6 Sep 1900 22 Apr 1937
Smith, Roy S. s/o Ulysses Sherman & Flora Miranda (Rogers)19001929
Smith, Sarah Jane (Capps) d/o John Henry & Naomi (Battenfield) w/o James Carroll21 Nov 187521 Nov 1968
Smith, Sid C.19081966
Smith, Truman H. s/o James Carroll & Sarah Jane (Capps) 2 Jul 1905Feb 1984
Smith, Ulysses Sherman s/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)Feb 18701944
Smith, William Mathias s/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper)186426 Jan 1949
Teal, Theodocia Ann (Smith) d/o Mathias Harrelson & Martha Ann (Cooper) w/o William David4 Feb 186231 May 1948
Teal, William David14 Aug 185718 Mar 1925
Torbett, Oda Mae (Farmer) d/o Crittenden Lee & Sarah Ann (Smith) w/o Joe2 Jun 18821918
Waters, Preacher & Wifeno dates


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