Holmes County, Florida

Midway Cemetery

(transcribed by Maggie Ripke from the WPA Effort)

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DIRECTIONS:  From the intersection of  State Road #88 and #165 west of Brown, go north on #88 for 1 and 3/10 miles.  Turn right (northeast) on dirt road, go 3 and /10 miles, turn right (east) on dirt road for 5 miles, turn left (north) on dirt road and go 2/10 mile, turn right (east) and go 9/10 mile, turn left (north) on dirt road and go 2 miles.  Turn left (west) on obscure dirt road and go 1/10 mile to cemetery.

NAME

WAR

RANK

ORGANIZATION

BORN

DIED

Stripling, James T

C

Pvt

Co A 54th Ala Regt

1838

unknown

Yarbrough, Columbus S

C

Pvt

Co F 53rd Ala Regt

1837

1905

The following files were submitted by Faye Bryan, December 2000.

Row 1

JEMPSEY ROGER YARBROUGH, SR.
December 26, 1940
December 18, 1999
(son of Rufus Jempsey and Ludie Stephenson Yarbrough)

RUFUS JEMPSEY YARBROUGH
1917-1965
(husband of Ludie Stephenson Yarbrough)

LUDIE STEPHENSON YARBROUGH
1918-1959
(wife of Rufus Jempsey Yarbrough)

Row 2

CHESLEY D. YARBROUGH
March 1, 1908
February 14, 1974
(husband of Mattie Smith Yarbrough)

MATTIE SMITH YARBROUGH
January 19, 1914
September 8, 1987
(wife of Chesley D. Yarbrough)

CARL DEAN YARBROUGH
January 5, 1939
October 10, 1958
(son of Chesley D. & Mattie Smith Yarbrough)

Row 3

JAMES J. (JACKSON) GRAHAM
SSG US ARMY
WWII, Korea, Vietnam
April 24, 1926
October 25, 1988
(husband of Bertha Yarbrough Graham & son-in-law of Chesley D. & Mattie S. Yarbrough)

Row 4

BILLY KIRKLAND
b&d abt 1961

JAMES FRANKLIN KIRKLAND
infant son of Franklin Posey & Callie V. Kirkland
May 27, 1927
May 27, 1927

MARY FRANCES GILMORE KIRKLAND
B. October 1932

REBECCA "AUNT REE" KIRKLAND
abt 1900
January 15, 1919

FRANKLIN P. (POSEY) KIRKLAND
January 1, 1886
May 25, 1965
h/o Callie V. Kirkland

CALLIE V. (VIOLA PRESCOTT) KIRKLAND
June 14, 1892
June 10, 1974
w/o Franklin P. Kirkland married February 13, 1912

Row 5

QUEEN MCSWEEN
Died February 17, 1934

W. A. MCSWEEN
Died May 28, 1926

CONA MCSWEEN ALBERSON
Died February 21, 1926

JACKSON A. ALBERSON
July 18, 1913
January 18, 1991

Row 6

BABY BYRUM
(no headstone)

V. YARBROUGH (infant)
(no headstone)

JERRY W. (WAYNE) YARBROUGH
September 21, 1938
August 15, 1992
h/o Jean Kelley Yarbrough

JEAN K. YARBROUGH
July 1, 1941
(still living 12-2000)
w/o Jerry W. Yarbrough married August 26, 1961

Row 6

PAULINE MARTIN
Infant daughter of Dewey and Jewell Howell Martin
1931-1932

EDWARD MARTIN
infant son of Dewey and Jewell Howell Martin
b&d 1933

EZRA L. BARTON
Pvt US Army
February 18, 1894
June 9, 1974
h/o Lois Jeanette Stripling Barton

LOIS JEANETTE STRIPLING BARTON
October 9, 1910
November 13, 1998
w/o Ezra L. Barton
(no headstone)

Row 7

"SAMMY"
SAMUEL F. CREWS
January 16, 1938
(still living 12-2000)
(son of John B. & Minnie Y. Crews)

FATHER
JOHN B. CREWS
October 3, 1914
November 27, 1996
(h/o Minnie Y. Crews)

MOTHER
MINNIE Y. CREWS
June 3, 1917
March 21, 1999
(w/o John B. Crews married May 16, 1935)

ANNIE M. YARBROUGH
infant daughter of S. S. & Della Yarbrough
January 8, 1914
October 11, 1915

SAMUEL S. YARBROUGH
August 3, 1870
July 31, 1933
(h/o Lucey Della Yarbrough, s/o C. S. & Annie Yarbrough)

LUCEY DELLA YARBROUGH
February 11, 1875
April 14, 1950
(w/o Samuel S. Yarbrough)

C. A. AUTHOR YARBROUGH
December 13, 1884
March 25, 1970
(h/o Alma Clyde Yarbrough)

ALMA CLYDE YARBROUGH
October 25, 1884
January 22, 1964
(w/o C. A. Author Yarbrough)

ALJEAN YARBROUGH HOWELL
February 4, 1887
October 1, 1928
(w/o Jesse Edward Yarbrough)

Row 8

HUBERT STRIPLING
June 9, 1916
November 10, 1999

LUCILLE STRIPLING
May 28, 1904
February 10, 1995

In Remebrance of
CLIFFORD STRIPLING
March 14, 1906
July 8, 1990

JAMES T. (THOMAS) STRIPLING
Pvt CO A 54 Ala Inf CSA
1838

ELIZABETH GODWIN STRIPLING
(no headstone)

INFANT SON
of Ethel & Clifford Stripling
b&d August 27, 1945

ROBERT W. BRASWELL
October 4, 1903
June 25, 1946
(s/o of Lahamn J. & Spencer J. Yarbrough Braswell)

LAHMAN J. (JUDSON) BRASWELL
September 3, 1868
May 28, 1931
(h/o Spencer J. Braswell)

SPENCER J. (JANE YARBROUGH) BRASWELL
June 18, 1868
August 10, 1963
(w/o Lahman J. Braswell)

C. S. (COLUMBUS S.) YARBROUGH
CO F 53 ALA Partisan Rangers CSA
(1837-June 4, 1903)
(h/o Ann G. Yarbrough)

ANN (GANOUS) YARBROUGH
April 20, 1840
December 4, 1935
(w/o C. S. Yarbrough)

BETTIE Y. SCOTT
December 27, 1879
September 26, 1960
(d/o C. S. & Ann Yarbrough)

EULIE SHELTON WETHERINGTON, JR.
March 29, 1940
March 17, 1974
(s/o Eulie S. & Flora T. Wetherington)

EULIE SHELTON WETHERINGTON, SR.
June 10, 1919
October 19, 1970
(h/o Flora T. Wetherington)

FLORA (TRAMMELL) WETHERINGTON
March 14, 1918
October 3, 1997
(w/o Eulie S. Wetherington, Sr.)

Family Plot End of Row 8

PHILLIP J. GUILFORD
April 17, 1975
(still living 12-2000)

SANDRA A. COTTON
March 16, 1957
(still living 12-2000)

RONNIE COTTON
November 26, 1961
(still living 12-2000)

GENE BOE GUILFORD
February 14, 1967
July 24, 1982

PRECIOUS MAE GUILFORD
November 20, 1968
August 19, 1978

MYRTLE L. (BIGGS) H. KNIGHT
September 27, 1942
June 14, 1998

Row 9

CHARLES TRAMMELL
January 10, 1901
October 10, 1902
(s/o Wm. A. & Rosa M. Trammell)

CORENE TRAMMELL
March 6, 1909
March 18, 1910
(s/o Wm. A. & Rosa M. Trammell)

PEARL TRAMMELL
August 20, 1915
March 31, 1917
(s/o Wm. A. & Rosa M. Trammell)

MONROE TRAMMELL
May 2, 1904
October 26, 1918
(s/o Wm. A. & Rosa M. Trammell)

COLUMBUS TRAMMELL
July 13, 1899
October 22, 1918
(s/o Wm. A. & Rosa M. Trammell)

WILLLIAM A. TRAMMELL
March 16, 1871
September 11, 1950
(h/o Rosa M. Yarbrough Trammell)

ROSA M. (YARBROUGH) TRAMMELL
October 11, 1875
November 24, 1962

Row 10

GLEN WARREN WILLIS, SR.
A3C US Air Force Korea
March 18, 1934
October 27, 1986

THOMAS D. (DREXEL) TRAMMELL
January 6, 1911
February 18, 1992
(h/o Lera Evelyn Trammell)

LERA EVELYN TRAMMELL
March 30, 1934
(still living 12-2000)
(w/o Thomas D. Trammell)

WALTER RAY PRICE
SN US NAVY VIETNAM
April 12, 1942
September 6, 1995

MARTIN L. (LUTHER) TRAMMELL
May 3, 1906
(still living 12-2000)
(h/o Nancy M. Trammell)

NANCY M. TRAMMELL
September 15, 1922
(still living 12-2000)
(w/o Martin L. Trammell)

CLIFFORD L. (LESTER) HELMS
January 30, 1902
August 30, 1996
(buried Caryville Cemetery beside his 2nd wife)
(h/o 1st wife Ruby A. Trammell Helms)

RUBY A. HELMS
October 10, 1902
September 21, 1974
(1st wife of Clifford L. Helms)

Row 11

MALCOLM MCCALL
(no headstone)

CHRISTINE Y. GROVE
July 22, 1937
September 16, 1993

LISA DARLENE PRESCOTT
October 22, 1960
February 7, 1975
(d/o Edgar L. Prescott & Christine Alderman Prescott Yarbrough Grove)

Family Plot

ALBERT B. (BARNEY) GRAHAM
November 22, 1904
May 31, 1969
(h/o Hazel Lee Brock Graham)

HAZEL LEE GRAHAM
September 22, 1909
July 13, 1981
(w/o Albert B. Graham)

J. D. BROCK
April 22, 1919
January 1, 1989
(h/o Eris Grahan Brock)

ERIS BROCK
March 30, 1924
January 29, 1996
(w/o J. D. Brock)

Row 12

CHARLES LEE YARBROUGH
October 27, 1915
(still living 12-2000)
(h/o of Maria Louise Roach Yarbrough)

MARIA LOUISE YARBROUGH
February 19, 1922
(still living 12-2000)
(w/o Charles Lee Yarbrough)

Row 13

JOHN HAND, JR.
US ARMY KOREA
January 15, 1919
January 9, 1995

CARRIE TAYLOR
September 23, 1902
January 31, 1983

These are buried in Midway Cemetery but have no headstones and not sure about the location of their graves. Several slabs and vacant spaces that need to be identified.

THOMAS HAMPTON YARBROUGH
abt 1873
July 9, 1957
(h/o Anna J. "Aunt Dolly" Howell Yarbrough)

ANNA J. "AUNT DOLLY" HOWELL YARBROUGH
June 18, 1886
October 2, 1974

WILLIAM EWELL YARBROUGH
(no headstone)
(h/o Polly Shephard Yarbrough(2nd wife) & Ruth Powell Smith (1st wife)

POLLY SHEPHARD YARBROUGH
1914-1973
(no headstone)

FAYE YARBROUGH
(no headstone)

TRAVIS EWELL YARBROUGH
abt 1971
July 24, 1975
(s/o Frank & Shirley Yarbrough)
(no headstone)

THOMAS ALBERT YARBROUGH
1911
April 15, 1957
(no headstone)

 


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