WRIGHT CEMETERY  

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 Mary Frank Dunn and Mrs. Gordon Brown(WRIGHT descendant)

Photos & Submitted by Gloria B. Mayfield

Rusk Co. Cemeteries of TX

Located in the New Prospect area, turn right off highway 43 on 272, go .3 of a mile , then right on 272 It was at the site of an early Methodist church, and in the Hansel Wright survey.

LESLIE, Sydney Clyde - 26 Jan. 1900- 13 March 1960 - Texas Commander (CEC) USNR - W I,II

LESLIE, Mark HUBBARD- 9 January 1898-- 13 July 1981

HUBBARD, Sarah Mildred - 6 July 1895 - 3 August 1956

HUBBARD, Mollie E.- 5 Dec. 1853 - 21 Feb. 1921

HUBBARD, Edward Wren - Son of Moses Allen HUBBARD and Eliza Ann WALKER HUBBARD- 5 August 1857 - 20 January 1931 "He was a true Christian- a good citizen and a devoted Father."

HUBBARD, Asa Mark , wife of E.W. HUBBARD, daughter of W.F. and Mary E. (STROUD) RICHARDS, born 18 January 1866, died 23 July 1899. AAnother link is broken in our household band but a chain is forming in another land."

HUBBARD,Charles Rufus, oldest son of E.W. & A.M. HUBBARD-2 September 1885 - 21. October 1898 "Closed are thy sweet eyes from this world of pain but we trust in God to meet thee again." ( He swallowed a peanut with the hull and strangled)

HUBBARD, Moses Allen - 11 January 1889 - 31 October 1946

HUBBARD, Suclie BALLENGER - 1 March 1892 - 7 November 1967

HUBBARD, Miss Caroline Myrtle - 24 July 1887 - 21 March 1980

(One unmarked child's grave)

One grave stating "In Memory of Aunt Katie"

YANDLE, Anna E. - 23 March 1884 - 11 July 1884

YANDLE, AIn Memory of Grandpa YANDLE

YANDLE, AIn Memory of Grandma YANDLE

NOTE:This may be Miles and Margaret (WRIGHT) YANDLE, Clyde STONE says Willie YANDLE & wife.

BEALL, Francis M. - 6 September 1812 - 21 January 1894 "Gone from our home but not from our hearts."

( one unmarked grave)

HOLT, Laura B., wife of Lewis Francis HOLT- 8 September 1833-28 June 1864

( one grave marked : " In Memory of our MOTHER" )

(four unmarked graves)

BEALL, W.C. 16 February 1855 - 30 January 1896" Gone but not forgotten"

( four unmarked graves of children)

( two unmarked graves of adults)

PARNELL, Joseph William - 28 September 1859 - 20 May 1875   "My darling boy gone home to Heaven"

( two unmarked graves ) then ( four unmarked graves)

STONE W.J. - Company E. 10 Texas Cavalry CSA

STONE Annie R.- 15 July 1839 - 23 September 1878

( one unmarked grave)

BEARD, John A. - 4 June 1869 - 21 September 1946

( two unmarked graves - one of these marked by a cedar)

NOTE:According to Clyde STONE, the wife of John A. BEARD, was Nancy Isabell ( Nannie Bell) STONE, is probably buried beside him in one unmarked grave.

WRIGHT, George(Hansel ) - 1 December 1813 - 13 November 1867

WRIGHT, Elizabeth Izell (CRAIG) - 19 November 1809 - .5 November 1877 (?)

CRAIG, R.T. - In Memory of - 9 September 181.5 - 18 Mar 1881,.

(one unmarked grave - wife of R.T. Craig ?)

STONE, Caroline N. (GRAY), wife  of Robert L. STONE -30 October 1845 - 28 December 1908

STONE, Robert L.- 23 September 1842 - 7 November 1907 "Their trials are ended, their rest is won."

STONE, Ola B. - 1886 - 1939

STONE, Julian G. - 1880- 1939 "Death is only a shadow across to Heaven"

STONE, Mary Lucille - 25 August 1908 - 5 March 1909

STONE, Carry Lee - 11 November 1905 - 211. March 1908 "Asleep in Jesus."

( one unmarked child's grave)

RICHARDS, Bennie Hill, Inf. son of J.T. And E.J. RICHARDS 4 November 1878 - 10 October 1879 "Budded on Earth to Bloom in Heaven "

RICHARDS, Dickey - 6 February 1869 - 23 April 1871 "Sweeily resting"

RICHARDS, Willie H.C. -l September 1859 - 23 January 1868 "Asleep in Jesus"

RICHARDS, Mary E., wife of W.F. RICHARDS, daughter of Mark and S.M. STROUD - 5 June 1834 - 31 May 1904 Married 18 July 1850 - " True Christian - faithful until death."

RICHARDS, William F.- 25 December 1827 - 19 March 1910 "Mark the perfect man and behold the upright for

the end of that man is peace" - Psalms 37:37

RICHARDS, Asa - 8 August 1789 - 14 August 1866 ( This was a son-in-law to Hansel Wright)

( four unmarked graves)

HARRELL, William W.- 23 June 1852 - 8 September 1868 "Just in the morning of his day- In youth and love

he died."

HARRELL, John ~.- 25 September 1824 - 25 April 1865 "To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die"

WRIGHT, Infant son of Mr & Mrs. Lewis WRIGHT - 1895

HARRELL, John T. - 12 April 1854 - 8 March 1896 "The righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance"

HARRELL, Elizabeth J.(Jane ?) - 11 August 1831 - 15 Mar 1896 "Thy memory shall ever be a guiding star to Heaven"

( one unmarked grave)

JONES, Watt ( no date)

Fourth Row:

( four unmarked graves)

HILL, Sarah Eliza 5 November 1879 - 19 March 1883 "Asleep in in Jesus - Blessed sleep, from which none ever wakes to weep."

HILL, W.H. - son of L.L. & Tennessee ( WRIGHT) HILL-2 September 1873 - 23 July 1874

( one unmarked grave)

WRIGHT, W.P. ( William Pritchard) - 14 November 1804 -30 August 1856 " Mark the perfect man and behold the

upright for the end of that man is peace. Psalm 37

(one unmarked grave)

WRIGHT, Hansel - Born 1773 in Va. died 1856

WRIGHT, Elizabeth P. (Pritchard) b. 1774, N.C. - 1853 (two unmarked graves)

WRIGHT, T.L.

WRIGHT, Elizabeth

BELLAMY, Mollie- 10 May 1872 - 4 January 1877 "Gone to Rest" ( one unmarked grave)

BELLAMY, Willie - --November 1874 - 4 September 1882 "At Rest" ( one unmarked grave)

WRIGHT, Aunt Catherine - 7 February 1810 - 21 September 1892 " Sweet be thy peace, thy sufferings are over"

( one unmarked child=s grave)

WRIGHT, W.H.- 1858 1900 " Asleep in Jesus" Masonic Emblem

McANNALLY, Ada L.- 1870- 1936 "Asleep in Jesus"

McANNALLY, Jack - 1868- 1943" At Rest" Fifth Row:

MILNER, Mrs. H.E., wife of A. MILNER- 6 May 1827 - 2 March 1909 ( two unmarked graves)

RICHARDS,Ella D.- 13 October 1857 - 14 August 1858 " Gone to Rest"

RICHARDS, NÚva - 20 September 1851 - 25 June 1852 " At Rest"

LANGLEY, Sarah RICHARDS - 1861- 1932

( four unmarked graves)

TURNER - ( Eight graves marked TURNER on small markers.)

TURNER, Wade H. - 30 December 1828 - 22 April 1875

TURNER, Robert L.- 25 December 1862 - 17 August 1899

SIXTH ROW:

In Memory of Aunt ROSE" NOTE: Clyde STONE says she was ROSE BEARD on 1900 census . She belonged to the wife of William W. YANDLE, who was a BEARD.

WRIGHT, Bennie - 8 March 1897 - 17 October 1960

WRIGHT, Vivian ROGERS - 7 March 1904 --

DUNN, Austin Flint - 28 January 1897 - 17 December 1953

DUNN, Fred ( WRIGHT) - 19 August 1902 - 10 February 1974

WRIGHT, Lewis - 11 October 1865 - 16 January 1914

WRIGHT, Clara - 16 June 1871 - 15 December 1951

( one unmarked grave then another unmarked grave)

RAY, Rebecca (TULLIS- PRICE) - 1829- 1877

RAY, Robert - 1814 - 1878

(two unmarked graves)

PRICE, J.W. 4John Wesley) - 20 November 1849 - 18 December 1896 "Father"

PRICE, Mrs. L.A.- 21 October 1854 - 18 October 1944 "Mother" Father let thy grace be given that we may meet in Heaven"

( four unmarked children=s graves)

( four unmarked graves)

PRICE, John William, son of C.A. & Annie B. PRICE 12 March 1905- 29 August 1905

PRICE, Cid Wesley, son of C.A. and Annie B. PRICE 12 March 1905 - 29 August 1905 ( A little time on

earth be spent till God for him his angel sent( Same verse on both markers)

WRIGHT, Priscilla L. (BURKS) 1842 - 1916 Mother -

WRIGHT, William G. ( Red Bill) 1838 1903 Mason

( ten unmarked graves)

HIGGINBOTHAM, W.L. - 30 October 1831 - 28 June 1901

( one unmarked grave - seven unmarked graves then three unmarked graves)

WALLER, J.M.- 10 September 1840 - 24 May 1921 CSA AThy trials ended thy rest won.@

WALLER, Lucy E., wife of J.E.(?) - 28 September 15 October 1911 " In life she exhibite graces of a Christian, In death her spirit returned to God who gave it."

HIGGINBOTHAM, H.S. - 27 October 1875 C 24 April 1 is but going home." Letters K-S-H-T-W-S on marker

( one unmarked child's grave)

The following copied 18 April 1980

STANDIFER, E.L. Kelly - 29 October 1909 - July 6 1968

STANDIFER, Annie Mae (STONE) - 20 May 1910 -

STONE, Tom Ed , Inf. son of Mrs. & Mrs. W.E. STONE 27 May 1967

HIGGINBOTHAM,.................19 Novenber 1880 - 19 November 1971

BENNETT, Mary Jane HIGGINBOTHAM -1825- 1890

BENNETT, William C.182 ? - - 1895

STONE, W.E. - 1 Feb. 1919 - 24 May 1980 (Obit)