HOLMES COUNTY, FLORIDA

Miscellaneous Cemetery Records

Submitted by Sharon Marsh

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****Many of these cemetery surveys are incomplete.   Some are partial surveys that have been submitted by various individuals.  If you have any additional information, please don't hesitate to submit it to us.

Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery

Hwy 173 south of Noma

Graceville, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:56:22N  Longitude  85:35:10W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

King

Douglas

Rayford

 

01/25/1955

11/16/1977

 

King

Betty

Laura

 

07/09/1932

07/06/1983

 

King

Rayford

H

 

11/14/1923

04/03/1971

SFC USArmy, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, BSM-ARCOM

 

 

 

Bethelem Methodist Church Cemetery

North of Bonifay. Hwy 79 to 177. Turn right on dirt road, just beyond view from road. On left.

Esto, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:54:09N  Longitude  85:42:58W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Brett

Cecil

 

 

01/05/1915

10/18/1918

son of J.L. & Ida Brett

Brown

Vicie

 

Pitts

03/29/1915

11/01/1947

Our darling & God's angel

Burch

Cressie

 

Forehand

00/00/1850

00/00/1927

 

Casey

Girthel

 

Pitts

01/22/1909

05/10/1988

Our darling & God's angel

Forehand

Ada

V

 

03/20/1892

05/07/1965

 

Forehand

Benjamin

H

 

07/21/1896

02/13/1966

Married April 22, 1917

Forehand

Cassie

Jane

 

09/23/1894

04/17/1976

 

Forehand

D

J

 

09/24/1890

11/02/1944

 

Forehand

Fannie

E

 

02/17/1898

 

Married April 22, 1917

Forehand

Harriett

L

 

01/25/1863

03/15/1930

A loving Mother

Forehand

J

Robert

 

00/00/1916

00/00/1930

 

Forehand

Jessie

Wayne

 

08/07/1950

11/23/1987

 

Forehand

John

Wesley

 

04/17/1890

10/31/1964

 

Forehand

Jonce

 

 

06/30/1900

02/20/1994

 

Forehand

Jonce

A

 

03/09/1848

10/19/1939

Mason

Forehand

Leathie

 

 

00/00/1891

00/00/1988

 

Forehand

Lillie

M

 

11/17/1893

11/19/1986

 

Forehand

Lonnie

J

 

01/02/1912

05/10/1982

 

Forehand

Lovettie

 

 

10/13/1918

09/03/1919

Dtg of John & Cassie Forehand

Forehand

Mary

Lizzie

 

02/01/1915

 

 

Forehand

R

M

 

09/17/1884

12/02/1958

 

Forehand

Roy

J

 

08/24/1922

09/02/1943

Sgt.

Forehand

Sarah

M

 

01/20/1883

12/16/1980

 

Forehand

Syble

 

 

00/00/1928

00/00/1946

 

Forehand

Thomas

A

 

12/25/1850

12/27/1928

Pvt, Fla Home Guards, CSA

Forehand

William

Jessie

 

07/11/1881

05/18/1940

He was the sunshine of our home

Forehand

Willie

Mae

 

00/00/1907

00/00/1983

 

Marsh

Samuel

D

 

10/16/1902

02/09/1927

 

Miles

Claude

O

 

01/04/1917

06/11/1990

m. Nov 11, 1934

Miles

Clyde

F

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Miles

Letha

F

 

09/05/1919

 

 

Paul

Gertrude

 

Forehand

07/30/1909

02/22/1937

 

Pitts

Benjamin

 

 

00/00/1815

00/00/1860

Pvt FL Vols, Indian Wars, Creek & Seminole

Pitts

Isaac

P

 

00/00/1841

00/00/1901

Serg Co C, Bugler Co E, 1 FL CAV

Pitts

James

B

 

05/26/1879

11/07/1968

Sheltered & safe from sorrow

Pitts

Lewis

 

 

00/00/1833

00/00/1864

Corp, Co. C, 1 Fla CAV

Pitts

William

H

 

00/00/1836

00/00/1919

Pvt Co C, 1 FL CAV, 8 FL Inf, CSA

Pitts

William

Henry

 

08/08/1865

03/03/1925

My darling is gone, but not forgotten

Taylor

Herman

 

 

01/17/1898

12/27/1952

m. Mar 12, 1922

Taylor

Lula

Bell

 

07/09/1906

 

m. Mar 12, 1922

Webb

Coy

E

 

06/02/1920

06/05/1944

 

Webb

Coy

E

 

06/02/1920

06/05/1944

Loving & kind in all his ways. Upright & just to the end of his days. Sincere & true in heart & mind. What a beautiful memory he left behind.

Webb

Dalton

 

 

00/00/1910

00/00/1985

 

Webb

Sarah

Josephine

 

00/00/1874

00/00/1963

 

Webb

Sarah

Josephine

 

00/00/1874

00/00/1963

 

Whittaker

Lorah

 

 

07/06/1877

07/07/1963

 

 

 

 

 

Bonifay Cemetery

Northwest of town. On N. Caryville Rd. Right off of Hwy 90, right at dead end, then left.

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:47:81N  Longitude  85:41:40W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Brett

Annie

E

Woodruff

06/02/1882

03/11/1908

wife of Henry J. Brett

Brett

John

 

 

02/01/1848

01/23/1922

Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection

Brett

Stella

Gillis

 

12/31/1881

03/24/1968

 

Brett

Susan

Matilda

 

00/00/1852

00/00/1936

 

Brett

W

H

 

07/18/1869

12/16/1919

Mason

Bronson

Timothy

 

 

03/27/1938

09/09/1989

CSM USArmy, Vietname

Buttram

Bethanie

E

 

00/00/1885

00/00/1974

 

Buttram

J

Henry

 

00/00/1880

00/00/1957

 

Buttram

Mary

Jane

 

07/01/1917

03/06/1920

Oh, how we miss you, Mary

Coates

Melinda

 

 

07/28/1882

11/30/1970

 

Coates

Norman

E

 

11/01/1885

03/10/1969

 

Forehand

J

Clarence

 

01/22/1914

11/04/1963

married Sept 14, 1940

Forehand

Lavada

W

 

05/14/1918

 

married Sept 14, 1940

Forehand

Lela

 

 

12/23/1891

10/13/1975

married Jan 31, 1909

Forehand

Mary

 

 

11/12/1931

 

married Dec 1, 1950

Forehand

Rob

 

 

05/30/1887

10/25/1976

married Jan 31, 1909

Forehand

S

L

 

05/03/1923

07/01/1973

married Dec 1, 1950

Fulford

Joseph

Thomas

 

04/01/1881

08/05/1954

 

Fulford

Lillie

Mae

 

09/08/1903

01/31/1987

 

King

Ben

 

 

09/11/1913

12/03/1982

 

Pitts

Annie

V

 

04/20/1897

02/01/1969

 

Pitts

Ben

J

 

02/25/1889

12/26/1980

 

Pitts

James

W

 

03/27/1897

01/26/1962

Rev.

Pitts

Linda

F

 

12/25/1903

03/11/1987

 

Pitts

William

V

 

02/14/1891

12/20/1909

 

Pitts, Sr

Coy

M

 

09/12/1911

07/04/1987

"Doc"

Webb

Margie

O

 

10/07/1930

05/05/1994

Gone to a bright home where grief cannot come

Webb

Stanley

R

 

12/26/1928

 

Gone to a bright home where grief cannot come

Williams

Derlie

 

 

06/26/1920

09/10/1974

 

 

 

 

 

Carmel Assembly of God Church Cemetery

On 160, between 177 and 79, north of Bonifay.

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:55:18N  Longitude  85:42:09W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Brett

Andrew

 

 

08/28/1899

02/22/1900

son of W. H. & L. E. Brett

Brett

Maud

 

 

01/06/1908

01/06/1908

dtg of W. H. Brett

Buttram

Alie

J

 

10/18/1921

07/29/1923

 

Buttram

Eddie

 

 

06/06/1899

02/18/1900

Buded on earth to bloom in heaven

Buttram

Elijah

A

 

03/20/1845

03/07/1923

"Rev", Asleep in Jesus blessed sleep

Buttram

Elijah

J

 

03/20/1909

04/02/1911

 

Buttram

Ida

Lee

 

12/12/1885

08/14/1962

At rest

Buttram

John

A

 

03/01/1882

03/11/1963

At rest

Buttram

Lillie

 

 

04/18/1898

02/13/1900

Buded on earth to bloom in heaven

Buttram

Mary

E

 

12/20/1845

03/28/1923

Asleep in Jesus blessed sleep

Coates

Annie

Lee

 

01/20/1912

 

m. Jan 31, 1932

Coates, Sr

John

Kermit

 

09/01/1909

12/31/1994

m. Jan 31, 1932

Pitts

Claudia

V

 

11/28/1904

02/18/1983

The Grestest Mother

Pitts

Ethel

L

 

01/27/1918

12/05/1993

Loving Mother

Pitts

Horace

 

 

01/22/1913

07/11/1980

Loving Father

 

 

 

 

Dyson Cemetery

90E of Caryville about 1 mile. North on SR179. At sharp angle in road take a right and go about 2 miles. Cemetery on right

Caryville, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:49:16N  Longitude  85:48:16W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Hinote

 

 

 

12/10/1897

01/03/1898

infant dtg of E. T. & A. G. Hinote

Hinote

Margaret

 

 

05/10/1892

05/12/1892

infant dtg of E. T. & A. G. Hinote

 

 

 

 

East Mt. Zion Methodist Church Cemetery

79 north of Bonifay to 178, south of Noma

Esto, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:54:37N  Longitude  85:36:16W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Barefoot

Early

 

 

00/00/1908

00/00/1992

m. Apr 1, 1929

Barefoot

Jimmie

 

 

03/17/1930

05/27/1935

Darling we miss thee

Barefoot

Lula

 

Pitts

00/00/1908

00/00/1992

m. Apr 1, 1929

Callahan

Ida

 

Pitts

 

05/21/1961

 

Dyson

Rilla

A

 

06/14/1873

08/15/1917

She was a loyal friend, a noble dtg, and a devoted wife.

Fulford

Mary

Susan

 

00/00/1849

00/00/1935

 

Fulford

Randal

 

 

04/19/1841

01/12/1899

Mason

Pitts

 

 

 

 

 

dtg of Mrs. Arthur Pitts

Pitts

John

E

 

06/02/1867

05/15/1935

Weep not, he is at rest

Pitts

John

Hurdis

 

09/05/1903

07/08/1959

 

Pitts

Rilla

Lealia

 

06/18/1895

01/04/1896

dtg of J. E. & S. M. Pitts

Pitts

Susie

M

 

04/26/1870

09/16/1935

 

Williams

Ada

 

 

09/14/1886

09/24/1948

 

Williams

Hurdis

 

 

10/10/1889

11/11/1969

 

 

 

 

 

Live Oak Cemetery

79N out of Bonifay, left on SR 177A. Go about 5 miles and turn left onto dirt road, just down on the right.

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Brett

Alvin

B

 

09/22/1908

08/01/1985

 

Brett

Lila

V

 

07/02/1910

06/07/1981

 

Forehand

Easton

 

 

08/22/1888

05/26/1962

 

Forehand

Emma

 

 

01/29/1893

06/16/1963

 

Marsh

Abbie

G

 

09/21/1890

03/29/1967

 

Marsh

Dowling

 

 

00/00/1916

00/00/1943

 

Marsh

Johnnie

D

 

07/19/1879

08/14/1974

 

Pitts

Bernice

L

 

03/19/1928

11/07/1970

 

Pitts

James

Cecil

 

09/05/1918

07/06/1990

 

Pitts

S

B

 

07/20/1913

05/26/1988

 

 

 

 

 

Mt. Olive Baptist Church

Off 79 north of Bonifay

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:50:74N  Longitude  85:40:13W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Pitts

Beecie

 

 

00/00/1908

00/00/1924

dtg of D. J. & Nancy Pitts

Pitts

Dallas

J

 

10/05/1868

02/06/1948

Let our Father's will be done

Pitts

Isaac

W

 

00/00/1933

00/00/1934

 

Pitts

Melvina

M

 

08/23/1895

10/08/1971

 

Pitts

Nancy

 

 

03/20/1869

06/04/1952

She was the sunshine of our home

Pitts

Pearlie

 

 

09/16/1891

10/16/1917

 

Pitts

Readie

L

 

03/07/1895

02/09/1982

 

Pitts

Warren

R

 

03/30/1891

08/11/1966

Pvt 28 BN U.S. Guard WWI

Pitts

William

Vinson

 

05/20/1927

11/08/1967

 

 

 

 

 

New Effort Cemetery

90W from Bonifay. Turn NW on dirt road and continue about 1/2 mile, on right side of road.

Caryville, Holmes Co., FL

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Hinote

Josephine

 

 

05/08/1871

11/23/1949

 

Hinote

Thomas

Jefferson

 

03/13/1856

07/26/1940

 

Pitts

Deroy

 

 

03/28/1915

10/18/1917

 

Pitts

Jessie

B

 

12/16/1907

07/08/1908

 

 

 

 

 

New Hope Cemetery

Holmes;FL

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

King

Ardel

 

 

 

 

 

King

Infant

 

 

 

 

 

King

Jay

 

 

11/23/1919

04/01/1951

 

King

Linnie

Eugene

 

02/05/1908

07/16/1966

 

King

Lula

 

Allred

 

 

 

King

Marion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Smyrna Assembly of God Church Cemetery

79N out of Bonifay, left on 177 about 4 miles. Turn right on a dirt road. Not too far down.

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:52:11N  Longitude  85:41:31W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Pitts

Jessie

James

 

02/05/1902

04/28/1987

 

Pitts

Johnnie

B

 

03/08/1922

04/02/1960

Pfc, military police, WWII

Pitts

Mary

Esther

Curry

01/06/1899

05/16/1968

 

 

 

 

 

Sellars Cemetery

90E out of Caryville. Left on SR179, several miles to cemetery on left.

Caryville, Holmes Co., FL

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Hewett

Charley

 

 

10/23/1871

12/27/1918

 

Hewett

Dread

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

Pvt, 6th FL Inf, Co. I, CSA

Hewett

Elvira

 

 

06/14/1880

03/06/1958

 

Hewett

George

Washington

 

06/30/1883

05/02/1956

 

Hewett

Henry

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Hewett

Ira

G

 

00/00/1896

00/00/1981

Pvt, USArmy, WWI

Hewett

Lawrence

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Hewett

Lizzie

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Hewett

Lula

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Hewett

Marion

 

 

08/18/1923

06/21/1983

 

Hewett

Mary

C

 

11/18/1936

08/05/1988

 

Hewett

Mary

Elizabeth (Lizzie)

 

05/10/1887

09/26/1974

 

Hewett

Sarah

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Pitts

Benjamin

 

 

08/07/1890

11/30/1961

 

Pitts

Dallas

 

 

02/05/1928

12/04/1948

 

Pitts

Flora

F

 

00/00/1935

00/00/1956

 

Pitts

Gladys

 

 

08/20/1923

11/06/1974

 

Pitts

Hettie

 

 

09/15/1892

12/11/1981

 

Pitts

Rayburn

Edward

 

12/01/1948

09/01/1979

 

Pitts

Tommy

Royce

 

12/05/1963

12/30/1963

 

 

 

 

 

St. Johns Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery

79S of Bonifay about 2 miles. Right on paved road, about a half mile down.

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:46:00N  Longitude  85:41:42W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Hewett

Benjamin

 

 

00/00/1848

12/22/1913

 

Hewett

Anna

E

 

11/18/1872

03/19/1947

 

Hewett

Bunch

 

 

01/13/1914

01/23/1982

 

Hewett

Claude

 

 

00/00/1903

00/00/1955

 

Hewett

Mattie

A

 

00/00/1850

05/09/1918

 

Hewett

Ollie

 

 

10/30/1911

10/07/1975

 

Hewett

William

David

 

11/18/1870

03/18/1948

 

Hewett

William

L

 

10/14/1906

11/08/1985

 

Brett

Ada

 

Chance

05/12/1879

07/05/1959

 

 

 

 

 

Union Hill Cemetery

2W from 79N for 2 miles. Turn lt on SR177 and go about 1 mile. Turn left on dirt road, cemetery on left.

Esto, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:56:03N  Longitude  85:44:23W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Brett

Rebecca

 

 

02/04/1833

10/30/1909

 

 

 

 

 

Wilcox Cemetery

79N from Bonifay. Left on SR177. About 7 miles turn left on dirt road, about 1.2 mile on right.

Bonifay, Holmes Co., FL

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Hewett

A

E

 

04/14/1838

03/24/1886

 

 

 

 

 

Winterville Assembly of God Church Cemetery

79N out of Bonifay, left on 177A. Go about 8 miles, cemetery on right side of road behind the church.

Caryville, Holmes Co., FL    Latitude  30:51:52N  Longitude  85:46:15W

 

Last name

First name

Middle

Maiden

Birth

Death

Comments

Keith

Ada

 

Webb

00/00/1906

00/00/1933

 

Keith

Vernon

 

 

00/00/1922

00/00/1935

 

Koontz

David

Gordon

 

12/25/1949

09/11/1988

grandson of Clara & Allen Webb

Marsh

William

L

 

00/00/1918

00/00/1976

 

Pitts

Benjamin

 

 

03/03/1850

09/05/1932

Florida Home Guard CSA

Pitts

Eliza

Ellen

 

07/00/1957

09/12/1927

 

Pitts

N

A

 

04/10/1888

11/18/1920

husband of Mollie

Pitts

Nancy

E

 

04/15/1887

03/05/1913

 

Webb

Aubrey

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Webb

Baldon

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Webb

Cathrean

 

 

11/07/1935

12/11/1935

 

Webb

Clara

J

 

04/08/1905

 

 

Webb

Coley

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Webb

Edith

Mildred

 

07/28/1940

 

 

Webb

Harmon

Harvey

 

02/01/1899

00/00/1911

 

Webb

Hosey

Lee

 

01/26/1908

03/30/1974

 

Webb

Infant

 

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

Infant of John & Mary Webb

Webb

Jasper

N

 

00/00/1839

00/00/1863

6th FL Inf. Co. G, CSA

Webb

Jesse

Baldwin

 

00/00/1847

00/00/1935

FL Home Guards, CSA

Webb

John

A

 

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

 

Webb

John

Allen

 

04/25/1895

04/07/1978

 

Webb

Marion

J.L.

 

00/00/1841

00/00/1863

6th FL Inf. Co. G, CSA

Webb

Mary

Melinda

 

00/00/1870

00/00/1955

 

Webb

Newton

Richmond

 

00/00/1888

00/00/1945

 

Webb

Ralph

W

 

05/06/1939

09/18/1998

 

Webb

Rebecca

 

 

00/00/1840

03/07/1922

 

Webb

Susan

 

Mercer

00/00/1820

00/00/1880

date actually 188?

Webb

Thelma

 

 

06/10/1909

06/09/1975

 

Webb

Tina

 

 

00/00/1909

00/00/1912

 

Webb

Wilford

 

 

00/00/1879

00/00/1890

date actually 189?, son of J. B. Webb

Webb

William

Albert

 

00/00/1893

00/00/1928

150th Inf Co. E, USArmy, WWI

Webb

Williford

 

 

00/00/1812

00/00/1863

6th FL Inf. Co. G, CSA

 

 


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