Poteet, Atascosa County, Cemeteries of Texas

Submitted by Barbara Ann Byrom Driver ,


(1)   Take Hwy. 16 south from San Antonio, Texas to Farm Road 476 just as you get into

Poteet, Texas (about 20 miles from Loop 410)

(2)   Turn right on Farm Road 476 and go about 3.3 miles to Farm Road 1333.

(3)   Turn left on FR 1333 and go about 3.3 miles.

(4)   The Simmons Cemetery is on the left side of the road adjoining the Layer Cemetery

enclosed with cyclone fencing. These are small private cemeteries.

Inventory of graves conducted by Barbara Ann Byrom Driver on January 14, 2000.

 If any corrections, additions or deletions are needed please contact Barbara Driver at (409) 898-0126, or email information to:

 There are two tombstones in this part of the cemetery.

 SIMMONS, Laura J. (Aunt) 1895-1989

SIMMONS, Louis A. (Sonny) Nov 1916-

SIMMONS, Evelyn M. (Stumpie) Dec. 18, 1916-

(across the bottom under their names is an etched train with an engine, boxcar and caboose. The train is the B&O)

No death dates for either Louis or Evelyn.


Co-coordinator Cemeteries of Texas - S. Koym