Drake’s Fork Cemetery

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Vernon Parish Cemeteries of LA

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Photos by Cindy Prince (CP)

Cemeteries of TX Coordinator:   Norm Mayfield

Samuel H. Brister Information


Arnold, John b 9 Aug 1877 d 14 May 1949 b/w Zadie

Arnold, Zadie b 19 Feb 1885 d 11 Feb 1968 b/w John

Bailey, Abslom H b 1845 d 1945 b/w Polly

Bailey, Polly C b 1842 d 1920 b/w Abslom

Bailey, Ploney G. (CP)

Bailey, Andrew b 6 Oct 1899 d 31 Jul 1967

Bailey, Charley W b 3 Jan 1888 d 10 Jan 1914

Bailey, Diane Johnson (Dub) b 9 Jul 1954 d 27 Sep 1988

Bailey, Henry P b 4 Aug 1876 d 31 Dec 1933 b/w Mary

Bailey, Mary b 15 Mar 1883 d 2 Dec 1959 b/w Henry

Bailey, Hershel L b 22 Mar 1912 d 14 Feb 1966 b/w Etta

Bailey, Etta J b 29 Jan 1913 d 18 May 1997 b/w Hershel

Bailey, infant sons

Bailey, Jack b 9 Feb 1903 d 28 Feb 1967 b/w Viola

Bailey, Viola b 18 Sep 1908 d 17 Nov 2003 b/w Jack

Bailey, James Alfred b 20 May 1906 d 24 Mar 1972 b/w Martha

Bailey, Martha F b 8 Feb 1903 d 28 Sep 1979 b/w James

Bailey, Ploney

Bailey, Rufus C b 20 Dec 1935 d 20 Jan 1936

Bailey, Willie Ruth b 5 Apr 1937 d 11 Oct 1937

Bass, Elizann J b 17 Jul 1860 d 13 Jul 1934

Bass, John Tom b 13 Sep 1877 d 20 Sep 1906

Bass, Laverne b 27 Feb 1936 d 3 Dec 1997

Bass, Louisa b 11 Dec 1901 d 11 Sep 1969

Brister, Ansley L b 17 May 1888 d 29 Apr 1956 b/w Alice

Brister, Alice b 15 Jan 1892 d 11 Jun 1969 b/w Ansley

Brister, Daisey B.  Oct 24 1900 d. Jan 01 1929, Mother (CP)

Brister, Girlie May b 11 Oct 1923 d 23 Oct 1942

Brister, H Harrison b 20 Mar 1889 d 3 Sep 1969 b/w Gussie

Brister, Gussie G Oct 23 1896 Apr 23 1985 b/w Harrison

Brister, Huey O b 6 Nov 1897 d 11 Jul 1965

Brister, JB b 2 Mar 1937

Brister, Doris Morrison b 11 Feb 1941 d 9 Oct 1998

Brister, John Tyler b 4 Feb 1892 d 26 Nov 1952  second photo Brister, John Tyler, Feb 04 1892 d. Nov 26 1952

Brister, Liggie William b 2 Apr 1922 d 11 Feb 2002 b/w Sylvia VA Marker

Brister, Sylvia G Woodard b 15 Jun 1928 d 24 Sep 2004 b/w Liggie (funeral marker date)

Brister, Lizzie A b 1 Nov 1903 d 12 Jan 1984

Brister, Martha J b 24 Jan 1883 d 24 Oct 1959

Brister, Milton P b 5 Oct 1931 d 19 Jan 1985

Brister, Sina b 4 Dec 1856 d 24 Feb 1937

Brister, William (Will) b 15 Jun 1861 d 3 Jul 1942 b/w Anna

Brister, Anna Laura b 26 Jul 1868 d 5 Jul 1954 b/w William

Brister, William V b 2 Mar 1891 d 23 Jun 1973

Brister, Willie b 22 Mar 1893 d 3 Jul 1971

Brister, Z b 26 Jun 1852 d 9 Oct 1920

Burks, Oscar O b 16 Feb 1910 d 24 Feb 1973 b/w Louise

Burks, Louise G b 25 Jun 1914 d 2 Dec 1994

Brown, Bordelon b 12 Mar 1942 d 20 May 1956

Carpenter, Sevellar b 10 Nov 1894 d 14 Jul 1955

Clemens, Leona Goins b 6 Apr 1920 d 9 Jan 1976

Coody, Catherine b 10 Dec 1869 d 24 Jun 1955

Coody, Joe b 31 Jan 1892 d no date

Coody, Lula b 15 Dec 1891 d 10 Mar 1966

Coody, JH b 21Oct 1895 d 6 Dec 1974

Coody, Joe b 31 Jan 1892

Coody, Lula b 15 Dec 1891 d 10 Mar 1966

Cook, Rayborne E b 6 Apr 1926 d 11 Feb 1997 VA Marker

Cook Arlene J. b 15 Jun 1941

Coram, Terry L b 20 Jul 1961 d 26 Jan 1997

Cryer, Alton Ronald-(Duck) b 19 Mar 1942 d 5 Apr 5 1987

Deason, Alfred Wayne b 1 Jul 1945 d 22 Sep 1973

Deason, Andy b 1856 d 1934

Deason, Burlie b 1 Nov 1922 d 26 Nov 1925

Deason, Delford P b 2 Mar 1917 d 8 May 1987

Deason, Edward Darrel b 9 Oct 1935 d 8 Mar 1977

Deason, Elbert b 1 Feb 1920 d 24 Feb 1920

Deason, Emma b 2 Sep 1909 d 4 Oct 1910

Deason, Haywood W b 15 Aug 1902 d 20 Nov 1974

Deason, Delma W b 15 Aug 1910

Deason, infant dau 27 Dec 1947

Deason, James Monroe b 12 Aug 1892 d 9 Jan 1956 b/w Jodie

Deason, Jodie Pickering b 18 Nov 1889 d 18 Oct 1959 b/w James

Deason, JJ b 4 Jul 1828 d 25 Jun 1895 VA Marker CSA

Deason, John Dewayne b 10 Jun 1947 d 19 Feb 1974

Deason, John Hillery b 24 Jul 1881 d 24 Nov 1954

Deason, Lonnie E b 13 Jan 1907 d 23 Oct 1971 b/w Mertie

Deason, Mertie J b 2 May 1910 d 28 Jan 1991 b/w Lonnie

Deason, Mandy Legg b 1857 d 1937

Deason, Marie B. b 30 May 1930 d 28 Apr 1993

Deason, Mary Jane b 14 Mar 1833 d 27 Feb 1899

Deason, Mattie b 25 May 1879 d 18 Oct 1966

Deason, Oscar Earl b 25 Feb 1917 d 6 Dec 1997 b/w Mollie VA Marker

Deason, Mollie Betty b 27 May 1926 d 1 Nov 1991 b/w Oscar

Deason, Preston W b 26 Sep 1921 d 13 Jan 1966

Deason, Roy Dewayne b 25 Nov 1943 d 21 Mar 1944

Deason, Stella Rasch b 13 May 1918 d 1 Apr 1963

Deason, William C b 2 Mar 1884 d 22 Apr 1884

Deason, William Monroe b 27 Nov 1871 d 13 Jan 1946

Deason, Willie Ray b 23 Jun 1931 b 9 Aug 1952

Deason, W J (Willie) b 27 Mar 1895 d 4 May 1929 b/w Nettie

Deason, Nettie B b 28 Dec 1897 d 14 Apr 1988 b/w WJ

Ellias, Elexson b 16 Apr 1918 d 25 May 1990 b/w Ethel

Ellias, Ethel b 23 Sep 1917 d 21 Jul 1980 b/w Elexson

Elliott, Charles E b 12 Apr 1922 d 5 Jan 1986 VA Marker

Elliott, Medlene b 25 Oct 1912

Elliott, Elizabeth Ann 17 Jun 1959

Elliott, Herbert H b 16 Jun 1928 d 21 Apr 1992

Elliott, Dorothy M b 15 Jan 1935

Elliott, James Willard (Pete) b 14 Aug 1949 d 4 Apr 1987

Elliott, Jerry Lynn b 14 Aug 1957 d 15 Aug 1957

Elliott, Thomas J b 19 Nov 1925 d 13 Aug 1974

Elliott, Willard b 21 Aug 1923 d 22 Jul 1958

Fee, Lola J b 23 Sep 1920 d 21 Apr 1995

Fee, Ottis P b 6 Mar 1922

Fish, Jim b 14 Feb 1889 d 23 Dec 1977 b/w Inez

Fish, Inez b 28 Feb 1908 d 20 Apr 1977 b/w Jim

Fitzgerald, Virginia Maxine b 28 Jan 1943 d 14 Oct 1997 2nd photo Fitzgerald, Virginia Maxine, Jan 28 1943 d. Oct 14 1997  Beloved Mother   (CP)

Gill, Aaron 1850 d.  1923 (CP)

Gill, Anderson b 28 Aug 1886 d 4 Jun 1972 b/w Sarah

Gill, Bradley W. no dates (CP)

Gill, Margaret no dates (CP)

Gill, Sarah B b 24 Mar 1892 d 1 Jun 1982 b/w Anderson

Gill, Andy E b 4 Jan 1878 d 2 Feb 1966 VA Marker

Gill, Calvin C b 3 Sep 1892 d 17 Dec 1962

Gill, Dewey Elmo b 11 Feb 1920 d 15 Feb 1986 VA Marker

Gill, Doshie D b 11 Feb 1879 d 15 Oct 1942

Gill, James Aaron b 1850 d 7 Sep 1923

Gill, JB b 1860 d 1911 b/w Letha

Gill, Letha b 1864 d 1907 b/w JB

Gill, Salina Deason b 1862 d 18 Mar 1924 2nd Gill, Salina D.   1852 d. 1824 (CP)

Gill, Verna Mae b 24 May 1928 d 1 Feb 2002

Goins, John T b 24 Aug 1890 d 1 Jul 1957 b/w Fronie

Goins, Fronie b 10 May 1892 d 28 May 1978 b/w John

Goines, Audry Dan b 3 May 1918 d 18 Oct 1976

Hayes, Mary A b 1964 d 1990 marker 1 marker 2

Honea, Ella Brister b 17 Feb 1927 d 10 Aug 1980

Howard, Aneliza b 1857 d 22 Dec 1932

Howard, Catherine b 13 Feb 1897 d 18 Sep 1972

Howard, Chesley b 22 Mar 1882 d 18 Sep 1944

Howard, Dan b 12 Jan 1887 d 9 Dec 1969 VA Marker

Howard, Edmond b 20 Jan 1906 d 31 May 1975

Howard, Roxie McKee b 15 Nov 1910

Howard, Edward b 20 May 1934 d 28 Jul 1936

Howard, Hesikiah b 10 Sep 1854 d 14 Jun 1938

Howard, John b 22 Mar 1872 d 29 Oct 29 1963 b/w Ella

Howard, Ella Nov 5 1879 May 1 1962 b/w John

Howard, John H b 1845 d 8 Jun 1875

Howard, Martha b 1836 d 5 Sep 1884

Howard, Patricia Lee b 9 Jun 1942 d 7 Jan 1975

Howard, Ralph Reid b 11 Dec 1936 d 16 Nov 1991

Howard, Richard Daniel b/d 24 Mar 1936

Howard, Sina b 24 Jul 1896 d 23 Jul 1987

Howard, Zettie b 13 Nov 1893 d 16 Sep 1976

James, Aaron b 7 Oct 1878 d 28 Oct 1883

James, Charles D b 1876 d 1974 b/w Catherine

James, Catherine J b 1886 d 1863 b/w Charles

James, Gus b 1909 d 1992 b/w Mary

James, Mary Lee b 1909 d 1977 b/w Gus

James, Jesse b 3 Feb 1893 d 23 Feb 1953

James, John b 20 Mar 1885 d 6 Feb 1976 b/w Rosa

James, Rosa Belle b 6 Aug 1886 d 20 Nov 1918 b/w John

James, Lanie b 7Aug 1911 d 12 Jun 1974

James, Lonia b 26 Jun 1889 d 26 Jan 1897

James, Octavia b 13 Jul 1853 d 27 Sep 1922

James, William Henry b 8 Oct 1881 d 9 Feb 1916 b/w Della

James, Della Johnson b 22 Oct 1885 d 10 Sep 1969 b/w William

James, Samuel David b 16 Jul 1949 d 13 Feb 1951

Jaques, Joseph Taylor b 20 Jul 1975 d 13 Nov 1996

Jaques, Kimberly Ann b 26 Jul 1976

Johnson, A J b 31 Oct 1934 d 11 May 1970 VA Marker

Johnson, Albert b 9 Jun 1918 d 9 Oct 1973

Johnson, Alma Donita b 15 Dec 1959 d 17 Dec 1959

Johnson, Almon b 11 Sep 1925

Johnson, Eliza A.    Nov 16 1822, Sep 04 1894 (CP)

Johnson, Erma b 4 Apr 1931 d 2 Dec 1984

Johnson, Anceville Honea

Johnson, Arthur Emerson b 2 Nov 1913 d 22 Aug 1986 b/w Rena VA Marker

Johnson, Rena B b 26 Oct 1914 d 21 May 1999 b/w Arthur

Johnson, Carroll b 1920 d 1977

Johnson, Conley d 18 Apr 1900 d 1 May 1990 b/w Mable

Johnson, Mable b 1 May 1902 d 18 Aug 1962 b/w Conley

Johnson, Daniel H b 1877 d 1958

Johnson, Delila b 1 Feb 1866 d 9 Feb 1928

Johnson, Dennis Almon b 10 Nov 1948 d 5 Dec 1965

Johnson, Effie D b 10 Dec 1900 d 22 Jul 1971

Johnson, Elmer J b 6 Feb 1936 d 22 Mar 1991

Johnson, Ersel b 18 Nov 1915 d 15 May 1970 b/w Eve

Johnson, Eve M b 19 Nov 1929 d 15 Jul 2001 b/w Ersel

Johnson, Gibson (Gippy) b ca 1818 d ca 1894

Johnson, Haral b 1904 d 1905

Johnson, Hardy b 11 Nov 1895 d 14 Apr 1955

Johnson, Harvey b 8 Oct 1939 d 16 Aug 1997

Johnson, Hazel b 1911 d 1917

Johnson, Hollis A b 11 Dec 1920 d 18 Oct 1983

Johnson, Huel b 16 May 1909 d 28 Aug 2002 b/w Gladys

Johnson, Gladys W b 11 Jun 1913 d 26 Jan 1997 b/w Huel

Johnson, Irving b 6 Nov 1906 d 27 Feb 1996 b/w Jewell VA Marker

Johnson, Jewell M b 1 Jan 1912 d 19 Feb 1974 b/w Irving

Johnson, James b 25 Feb 1949 d 5 Aug 1968 b/w Jonathan

Johnson, Jonathan b 17 Feb 1948 d 28 Sep 1969

Johnson, James Van Buron b 6 Feb 1893 d 20 Feb 1913

Johnson, Jennifer Rebecca b 15 Sep 1926 d 21 May 1993

Johnson, Jewell A Bailey b 16 Jun 1921 d 10 May 1967

Johnson, Josiah b 18 Nov 1851 d 20 Sep 1919

Johnson, Lena J b 4 Mar 1895 d 1 Jun 1983

Johnson, Lena M b 5 Oct 1911 d 7 Nov 1979

Johnson, Lettie C b 1882 d 1924

Johnson, Linda Juanita b 7 Jul 1960 d 30 Jan 2004

Johnson, Lisander b/d 1903

Johnson, Lloyd b 3 Dec 1919 d 11 Jun 1990 b/w Dorothy VA Marker

Johnson, Dorothy Rae b 13 Jun 1927 d 21 Jan 2004 b/w Lloyd

Johnson, Lola Gill b 9 Mar 1890 d 19 Jun 1986

Johnson, Louis b 22 Jan 1883 d 19 Dec 1941 b/w Delaney

Johnson, Delaney b 25 Dec 1888 d 31 May 1978 b/w Louis

Johnson, Lydia b 20 Dec 1845 d 28 Jan 1893

Johnson, Mark Almon b/d 11 Sep 1962

Johnson, Michael Almon b 4 May 1961 d 5 May 1961

Johnson, Murry L b 16 Mar 1909 d 17 Jun 1966

Johnson, MV b 10 Sep 1842 d 8 Feb 1910

Johnson, Neal b 23 Aug 1917 d 28 Nov 1987 VA Marker

Johnson, Oran Fletcher b 8 Jun 1886 d 5 Dec 1955

Johnson, Parm b 26 Jan 1922 d 23 Oct 1980

Johnson, Pauline J b 19 Dec 1928

Johnson, Philip b 1827 d 1909 b/w Ellen

Johnson, Ellen b 1825 d 1904 b/w Philip

Johnson, Roseller b 22 Mar 1896 d 29 Jan 1916

Johnson, Sidney (Bass) b 1 Feb 1854 d after 1910

Johnson, Silas L b 23 Jan 1889 d 3 Sep 1953 b/w Eula VA Marker

Johnson, Eula J b 2 Jun 1905 d 25 Nov 1988 b/w Silas

Johnson, Vernon M b 5 Mar 1917 d 8 Jan 1959

Johnson, Walton b 2 Jul 1854 d 8 Oct 1931

Johnson, William Martin b 9 Sep 1884 d 22 Dec 1934

Langston, Alver E b 31May 1920 d 3 Jun 1976 b/w Myrtle

Langston, Myrtle W b 4 Feb 1914 d 28 Oct 1989 b/w Alver

Lopez, Delia Deliah b/d 17 Feb 1990

Lyons, John D b 12 Oct 1880 d 7 Nov 1963

Lyons, Retha b 8 Jan 1918 d 14 Jul 1990

Martin, CW b 2 May 1912 d 29 Oct 1912

Martin, Edna C b 25 Mar 1912 d 18 Apr 1952

Matthis, John Tyler b 23 Feb 1852 d 9 Jul 1945

Matthis, Mathew Allbritton b 30 Apr 1821 d 18 Mar 1888

Matthis, Pinky Ellerfay Deason b unk d ca 1898]

McCall, Patricia Ann b 14 Aug 1953 d 1 Dec 2003 funeral marker

McMullen, JW b 22 Jan 1876 d 25 Dec 1937

McMullen, Lucinda S b 29 Jul 1879 d 2 Feb 1972

Nash, Abram b 7 Aug 1878 d 12 Sep 1964 b/w Bell

Nash, Bell b 24 Dec 1902 d 19 Feb 1983 b/w Abram

Nash, B J b 1844 d 5 Jan 1923 VA Marker

Nash, Eli b 2 Aug 1887 d 16 Oct 1906

Nash, Lincoln b 1904 d 1987

Nash, Versie b 5 Mar 1922 d 14 Jun 1937

Neal, James W b 30 Apr 1973 d 7 Sep 1995

Pelt, Christine b 1936 d 1937

Pelt, Delford b 19 Nov 1910 d 11 Jun 1954

Pelt, Delford S b/d 1941

Pelt, Douglas Leon Sr b 25 Apr 1947 d 4 Jul 1980

Pelt, Frank b 2 Jul 1890 d 17 Dec 1966 b/w Mary

Pelt, Mary Ellen b 15 May 1900 d 13 Apr 1943 b/w Frank

Pelt, Helen Bass b 29 Sep 1917 d 6 Jul 1983

Pelt, Hollis T b 12 Apr 1921 d 27 Jun 1996 VA Marker

Pelt, infant b/d 1936

Pelt, John T b 15 Apr 1893 d 10 Nov 1974 b/w Lillie

Pelt, Lillie C b 3 Jun 1901 d 13 Nov 1944 b/w John

Pelt, Nelda Susan b 13 Feb 1948 d 10 Mar 1981

Pelt, Ralph b 25 May 1943

Pelt, Gloria A b 3 Sep 1944 d 6 Nov 1998

Pelt, Reginald Sr b 9 Mar 1942 d 1 Apr 1987 VA Marker

Pelt, Rodney 20 Mar 1946

Pelt, Roy W (Bud) b 1879 d 1949

Penner, Robert E b 2 Apr 1931 d 7 Jun 1988 VA Marker

Perkins, 3 infant daughters

Perkins, Jim M b 18 Feb 1881 d 9 Nov 1953 b/w Lydia

Perkins, Lydia White b 10 May 1895 d 7 Jun 1973

Perkins, Luciney b Aug 1852 d 15 Aug 1910

Perkins, Pernistine b 20Jun 1918 d 13 Jan 1934

Prestridge, Clyde W b 20 Oct 1950 d 12 Mar 2003 funeral Marker

Prestridge, Jimmy C b 28 May 1940 d 26 Sep 1991

Prestridge, Shelby J b 16 Mar 1943 d 3 Jul 1992

Puente, John b 1883 d 1958

Puente, Polly b 3 Mar 1885 d 2 May 1962

Reid, Dustin Kyle b/d 30 Jun 1990

Roberts, infant son b/d 7 Oct 1961 funeral marker

Strother, Walter H b 8 Aug 1916 d 27 Oct 27 1979

Strother, Zela B b 6 Sep 1913

Townley, Helen Jean b 21 Aug 1941 d 22 Aug 1941

Townley, James W Sr b 10 Jul 1919 d 20 Jan 1967 b/w Roy

Townley, Roy Mae b 16 Nov 1925 d 9 Jan 1999 b/w James

Townley, Nellie Joe b 21 Aug 1941 d 22 Aug 1941

Vicknair, Leon J b 26 Aug 1929

Vicknair, Mattie (Faye) b 23 Jul 1930 d 10 Masy 2002

Watkins, Paul Edward b 17 Dec 1921 d 27 Dec 1981

White, EE b 14 Feb 1865 d 17 Apr 1939

White, James M b 6 Dec 1892 d 7 Apr 1962 b/w Callie

White, Callie D b 6 Feb 1897 d 29 Oct 1998 b/w James

White, JC b 30 Dec 1870 d 16 Mar 1941

White, ND b 12 Dec 1912 d 22 Oct 1999 b/w Frances

White, Frances L b 16 Apr 1921 d 5 Sep 1988 b/w ND

White, Pearlie b 1 Sep 1895 d 23 Sep 1975

Williams, William J b 16 Nov 1884 d 17 Jul 1903

Wingate, infant 1 mar 1947

Wisby, Eda Gill b 26 Aug 1907 d 22 May 1982

Worstell, Ollie b 19 Dec 1910 d 12 Oct 1932