Sunlight Cemetery, Yell County, Arkansas

Re-surveyed 25 Oct 2000. This cemetery is located 2 miles south of Plainview, Ark.

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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
Barry, Alonzo K.5 Sep 189628 May 1897
Barry, Cecil V. s/o James Wiley & Tabitha Jane (Ward)19 Nov 18997 Jun 1913
Barry, David A.17 Jan 188728 Mar 1899
Barry, J.W.3 Aug 189517 Nov 1895
Barry, Jack C. s/o Sam & Gladys6 Jun 191818 Jun 1918
Barry, James11 Sep 188911 Jun 1890
Barry, James Wiley (W of W) s/o Andrew Kerr & Esther Adaline (Barkley)13 Jan 185827 Mar 1913
Barry, Tabitha Jane (Ward) w/o James Wiley9 Oct 186026 Aug 1956
Bowden, Mrs. W.H.16 Mar 18663 Jun 1928
Breashears, C.C. (W of W)12 Oct 185926 Jul 1910
Breashears, George William s/o C.C. & S.E.1 Mar 189116 Dec 1901
Breashears, Icie Gertrude w/o J.O.19 Nov 190616 May 1928
Breashears, L.C.7 Feb 185820 Jun 1949
Breashears, Mary Ellen w/o L.C.18631939
Breashears, S.E. w/o C.C.23 Oct 186929 Aug 1910
Burnett, A.J. (W of W)26 Oct 187921 Mar 1918
Burnett, Edie M. w/o J.W.3 Jun 189525 Sep 1912
Burnett, Jessie E. s/o A.J. & Carrie20 Aug 190028 Sep 1905
Burnett, Perry J. Civil War Union Co. D 2nd AR Inf.no date10 Apr 1927UPF
Burruss, Mildred Jane d/o C.G. & Emma3 Jun 192426 Dec 1928
Burruss, Owen16 Apr 189612 Jan 1930
Chesney - Huge Marker
Memory of the Chesney Family
no dates

Chesney, Allie Mae d/o D.W. & E.D.
18 Jun 1899
Chesney, Birdie w/o George W.18851965
Chesney, George W.18661938
Chesney, Inf. d/o Ervin & MimaB & D8 Jan 1939
Chesney, Jessie Elmer s/o D.W. & E.D.10 Aug 190923 Oct 1910
Chesney, Roxie17 Oct 189813 Mar 1938
Clowers, Charlotte AnnB & D13 Jun 1939
Coats, Louisa C. w/o T.D.13 Nov 18556 Feb 1912
Depriest, D.S.no dates

Depriest, Nettie w/o Virgil30 Jan 1912 29 Aug 2001
Depriest, Simpson18 Apr 191724 May 1935
Depriest, Virgil s/o Samuel Wayne & Emily (Colbert)13 Dec 190716 Mar 1984SSDI
Ellis, Belle w/o George W.27 Aug 184725 Oct 1911
Ellis, George W. (Mason)185411 Jan 1927
E.F. (initials carved in rock)no dates

Flyke, Ina Felice4 Jul 192919 Sep 1992
Gallion, Carroll Carl s/o Benjamin T. & Tennessee Augusta Anna (Shadwick)29 Jun 18908 Apr 1935
Gallion, Inf./o Carroll Carl & Minnie Isabel (Orrell)B & D2 Aug 1908
Gallion, Minnie Isabell (Orrell) d/o W.B. & Clara (Nooner) w/o Carroll Carl1 Sep 188925 May 1979
Grady, J.T.29 Sep 186826 Feb 1919
Green, Dovie w/o Roland9 Feb 19102 Feb 2002SSDI
Green, Ledona - To our Mother, by John & Lum Green22 Apr 187215 Jan 1893
Green, Roland W. Pvt. US Army WWII29 Aug 190610 Aug 1980SSDI
Hamilton, Inf. d/o Frank & Erma (Cummins)B & D9 Aug 1924
Haywood, Maggie w/o T.R.29 Oct 188119 May 1930
Haywood, T.R.12 Feb 187730 Dec 1917
Hill, Alice A.28 Oct 190623 Jun 1923
Hill, Fannie w/o John Lewis24 Nov 1872 17 Jul 1909
Hill, John Herman s/o John Lewis & FannieB & D14 Sep 1890
Hill, John Lewis (W of W)23 Sep 18676 Aug 1922
Hill, Ophie Parelee d/o John Lewis & Fannie8 Jan 190517 May 1905
Hill, Sallie May d/o John Lewis & Fannieno dates

Hill, Silas Hubert s/o John Lewis & Fannie4 Jan 189216 Sep 1893
Hill, Stellie May d/o John Lewis & Fannie18 May 18944 Aug 1900
Hill, Willie Louis s/o John Lewis & Fannie20 Jul 18982 Aug 1899
Hogan, Aunt Fronie w/o F.P.18 Nov 1849 12 Apr 1910
Hogan, James A.17 Jul 187813 Nov 1900
Holman, Inf.B & D25 May 1925
Hughes, Inf. d/o J.W. & R.E.22 Mar 191716 Jan 1918
Hunt, Virgil A.13 Mar 187127 Sep 1923
Johnson, Hester V. w/o W.C.25 Jan 1888 12 Dec 1911
Johnson, Inf. s/o W.C. & Hester V.no dates

Jones, James Y.27 Feb 184013 Dec 1920
Jones, Misinner w/o James Y.36 yr 3 mo 23 ds19 Dec 1880
Jones, Nancy Jane w/o James Y.20 Apr 18405 Aug 1918
Killian, Infantno dates

Ladd, Caroline (Jones) d/o Sam & L. (Huffman)21 May 184810 Jun 1930
Lamb, H.C.29 May 187123 May 1904
Lamb, Leonard M.4 Dec 189721 Aug 1900
Lamb, Margaret (Shelton)
Additional Info from Verna
17 Feb 187313 Apr 1951
Lamb, Marshal23 May 190014 Aug 1900
Lamb, Oma d/o H.C. & S.L.20 Jul 1892 11 Sep 1902
Leach, B.A.18821958
Leach, Earl and Ada's Family - large monument, eight graves no names or datesno dates

Leach, Inf. d/o J.H. & M.W.B & D 1913
Leach, Mildred A. d/o B.A. & Ola16 May 19173 May 1920
Leach, Ola w/o B.A.18891937
Leach, William Thurston Pfc. US Army WWII26 Aug 191223 Oct 1980
McClain, Billie SueB & D1938
McClain, Bobby Joe19341935
McClain, J.C. Check6 Oct 19054 Apr 1995
McClain, James Charles18 Feb 193212 Apr 2000
McClain, James Seals25 Mar 186718 Mar 1936
McClain, Jim18661935
McClain, Mary K.11 Apr 1910

McDaniel, Mary E.4 Jun 186730 Nov 1908
McDaniel, Sholi M.19061908
McElrath, Byrd21 Dec 184910 Feb 1901
McElrath, DoraDec 185611 Jun 1901
Morris, Floyd s/o G.W. & N.M.20 Dec 190623 Dec 1909
Morris, G.W. (W of W)26 Oct 18697 Mar 1912
Moss, Arkie O. w/o A.R. Chesney19071936
Moss, J.M.22 May 187218 Dec 1934
Moss, Lillian DellJan 1925Feb 1925
Moss, Rachel J. w/o J.M.22 May 187927 Jul 1930
Neff, Minnie M. d/o I.S. & M.M.12 Nov 18746 Sep 1884
Nix, W.T.23 Dec 186913 Feb 1905
Osti, Eugenio30 Aug 187612 Sep 1915
Passero, Jean11 Jul 192716 Jan 1993
Payne, Andrew s/o George & Appilonie (Dodd)24 Jun 18961899
Payne, Appilonie (Dodd) d/o James & Anna (James) w/o GeorgeMay 186511 Feb 1923
Payne, GeorgeMay 1856no date
Payne, Jane17 Jul 182611 Apr 1922
Payne, Minnie d/o George & Appilonie (Dodd)16 Apr 18981900
Phillips, Dorah26 Oct 185727 Dec 1928
Phillips, J.W. (W of W)8 Apr 18593 Nov 1913
Potter, Hester (Green) w/o W.C. (M) 31 Jul 188731 Jan 187217 Oct 1888
Potter, W.C.3 Jul 186526 Sep 1888
M.R. 2 initials carved in rockno dates

Reed, AlfredJun 19091909
Reed, Carl19 May 19141 Jul 1991SSDI
Reed, Ed C.18451930
Reed, Glennie1 Aug 19061909
Reed, Henry Thomas14 Mar 18728 Nov 1892
Reed, Inf./o M. & Rebeccano dates

Reed, J.M.15 Dec 18691 Nov 1893
Reed, Jessey14 Jun 1902Jul 1908
Reed, Mary J. d/o M. & Rebecca9 Mar 187916 Jul 1882
Reed, Mosorie Ann12 Jan 187815 Sep 1888
Reed, Ona M.7 Apr 189415 Apr 1899
Reed, Rebecca w/o M.6 Feb 184327 Mar 1885
Reed, Ruby w/o Carl (M) 23 Oct 196216 Jan 1919Living
Richards, Faye E.12 Feb 190916 May 1993
Russell, William15 Oct 184626 Jan 1902
Shelton, James Marion
Additional Info from Verna
12 Sep 187124 Apr 1929
Smith, Bessie E. w/o George E.5 Sep 1880 14 Apr 1976SSDI
Smith, Ernest s/o George E. & Bessie E.10 May 190228 Aug 1916
Smith, George E. (Mason)12 Nov 187523 Oct 1918
Staggs, Ruby d/o Charles Arthur & Lela (Carr)17 Jun 19061 Aug 1924
Storment, Billy Charles s/o Joe T. & Bonnie (Ladd)30 Apr 193526 Oct 1937
Storment, Bobby Joe s/o Joe T. & Bonnie (Ladd)4 May 194315 Sep 1989SSDI
Storment, Bonnie (Ladd) w/o Joe T. (M) 3 Aug 193423 Jun 1916Living
Storment, Joe Donald s/o Joe T. & Bonnie (Ladd)20 Dec 193810 Jan 1941
Storment, Joe T. s/o Oscar & Laura (Coker)31 Mar 191215 Nov 1997SSDI
Storment, Minnie Alice (Phillips) w/o Bobby Joe (M) 11 Jul 1964 m/o Bobby & Billy1 Mar 1943Living
Walden, George P.17 Oct 188321 Feb 1954
Walden, Inf. s/o George P. & Lou E.17 Sep 19121 Oct 1912
Walden, Lou E. w/o George P.6 May 1885 22 Oct 1922
Walden, W.G.31 May 18783 Feb 1909
Ward, Arena E. w/o David A.13 Aug 1873 2 Sep 1918
Ward, David A. (W of W)27 Sep 18694 Apr 1952
Ward, David T.8 Jun 182916 Feb 1904
Ward, James30 Mar 192923 Oct 1929
Ward, James O. s/o J.R. & N.E.11 Jun 190419 Oct 1907
Ward, James Opal30 Jul 18956 Aug 1952
Ward, Mary E.30 Jan 186227 Aug 1888
Ward, Sarah E.no date5 Feb 1873
Warner, Gladys d/o J.E. & L.B.2 Sep 190521 Apr 1906
Whitlow, E.L.3 Dec 185023 Jun 1913
Whitlow, John T.4 May 18715 Feb 1934
Whitlow, Leona w/o John T.22 Apr 187931 Oct 1958
Williams, Van18591930


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