Carbon - Restland Cemetery J-M

Carbon, Eastland County, Cemeteries of TX

Submitted by Mrs. Robbie Robinson
 

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Last Name First Name Middle   Day Year   Day Year Plot Notes
Jackson Archie Strickland 10 20 1886 12 24 1967 Block F Texas, PVT CO B III ENGRS NGWS, WWI.
Jackson Archie Leland 11 8 1919 3 30 1971 Block F Texas, SK 2 US Navy, WWII
Jackson Baby   11 2 1945 11 2 1945 Unknown  
Jackson Billy Frank 10 3 1930 9 1 1998 Block B SR US Navy
Jackson Dorothy Nell 9 18 1931 10 9 1995 Block F  
Jackson Duluth   10 1 1915       Block G  
Jackson Edward Lee 4 19 1920 3 2 1970 Block G  
Jackson Elbert Franklin 5 17 1888 3 28 1968 Block G  
Jackson Fannie Goodrum 8 17 1922       Block G  
Jackson Frances C.     1889     1974 Block A  
Jackson James E. E. 3 16 1924 10 5 2002 Block F "Happy"
Jackson James W.     1885     1973 Block A  
Jackson Jewel Ester 10 19 1898 8 27 1972 Block F  
Jackson Jonell Wyatt 11 28 1927       Block F  
Jackson  Lavern   7 2 1921 10 5 1981 Block F US Marine Corps, WWII
Jackson Mary Lou 12 15 1890 3 10 1976 Block G *Funeral home records show birth date as 12 19 1890 & death date as 3 12 16.
Jackson Mary Leona 8 27 1887 9 9 1977 Block G  
Jackson Max M. 7 25 1911 5 4 1980 Block A PFC US Army, WWII.
Jackson Rebecca Elmira     1885 12 1 1949 Block A *Funeral home records show birth date as 3 31 1886.
Jackson T. G. 5 26 1916 3 4 2002 Block G  
Jackson T. G.     1882     1959 Block A "M.D."
Jobe James Jay 9 24 1923 9 7 1989 Block J  
Jobe Melrose S. 1 3 1922 10 29 1998 Block J  
Johnson Alice Clementine 9 25 1884 4 16 1970 Block B "Tiny", *Funeral home records show birth month as June.
Johnson George A. 12 2 1932 1 23 2007   George A. Johnson, age 74, of Gorman, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at his home in Gorman. Services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 25, 2007 at the Higginbotham Funeral Home Chapel with Richard Nachtigall officiating. Burial was at Murray Cemetery. Mr. Johnson was born December 2, 1932 in Eastland County to Joseph ‘Buster’ Johnson and Ruby Maness Johnson. Mr. Johnson was a retired pipeline, heavy equipment operator and rancher. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the Baptist church and he loved to hunt and fish. He is survived by three daughters, JoAnn Scitern and husband Johnny of Gorman, Cathy Craig of Eastland and Lindy Snider and husband Gary of Granbury; three sons, Johnny Johnson of Carbon, Jimmy Johnson and wife Sherry of Gorman and Jacky Johnson of Gorman; one sister, Dolores Walker and husband Fred of Tyler; 16 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, James H. Johnson and one sister, Deon Fields.
Johnson Iola Lucille 1 12 1914 2 16 2001 Block B "Okie", *Family records list birth date as 1913.
Johnson John Bascom 10 28 1878 1 30 1978 Block B  
Johnson Jovest Jallett 1 15 1908 6 7 1992 Block I  
Johnson Ruby Helen 3 21 1909 7 23 1982 Block I  
Johnson Thomas Alvin 3 10 1919 4 28 1988 Block B AOM3 US Navy, WWII
Jones Claude Columbus       2 9 1893 12 25 1973 Block G
Jones Donald Neal 6 12 1946 3 1 1972 Block G Unmarked.
Jordan Charlie Milton 9 18 1887 9 7 1948 Block D  
Jordan Ima Jean 10 16 1902 11 21 1994 Block D  
Jordan James N. 12 25 1878 7 20 1967 Block C  
Jordan Otis Amery 1 14 1898 12 9 1985 Block C  
Jordan Otis Ray 2 16 1940 11 22 1998 Block C SP 4 US Army  *Funeral homes records show death year as 1993.
Jordan *Ora Mae 9 9 1914 12 13 2000 Block C *First name Ada.
Jordan Tennie Lucindy 11 18 1884 11 17 1972 Block C  
Justice Eula Barton 1 16 1900 12 24 1984 Block A  
Justice Harry Glenn 7 20 1951 2 11 2008   Harry Glenn Justice, Jr., 56, of Carbon passed away Monday, February 11, 2008. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, February 13, 2008 at Murray Memorial Cemetery near Carbon with Chris Justice officiating. Harry Glenn was born on July 20, 1951 at Gorman, Texas, the son of Harry Glenn Justice, Sr. and Marciel Greer Justice. He was a talented musician and a member of several local bands when he was in his 20’s and 30’s. He is survived by his son, Tyler Justice of Eastland; two sisters, Madge Burgess of Carbon and Nancy Naigle and husband Dennis of McKinney; a nephew, Wayne Reynolds and wife, Lisa; and great-nieces, Emily and Megan Reynolds of McKinney. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Justice Harry Glenn 3 8 1921 2 9 1990 Block C US Air Force, WWII
Justice Marciel   9 7 1923 10 23 1983 Block C  
Justice Minnie A. 2 23 1879 10 30 1950 Block D  
Justice Orien Neal 6 27 1897 3 15 1975 Block A  
Justice Robert K. 8 31 1870 4 9 1941 Block D  
Kanady Clifton R. 2 10 1912 7 10 1975 Block F  
Kanady Kevin R. 9 22 1974 10 17 2000 Block G PFC US Army
Kilgore Tellous Quit 1 20 1927 10 18 1991 Block A TEC 4 US Army, WWII, Korea
Kinard Royce J.     1924     2002 Block I  
Kincheloe Bobby Gene 11 11 1934 2 9 1988 Block A Survived by wife, June and children, Bobby, Roy, Clifford and Kathleen
Kincheloe June   6 6 1935       Block A Plot only - alive in 2008
Knight Benjamin Walter 1 12 1882 8 4 1957 Block C  
Knight Edgar T. 2 19 1926 12 3 1977 Block C PFC US Army, WWII
Knight Lola Gertrude 7 16 1884 2 12 1964 *Unknown *Funeral home records list burial here.
Knight Sherry Ann 8 5 1951 2 27 2001 Block C  
Knight William Harvey 9 9 1909 2 5 1975 Block C *Family records show birth year 1908.
Knight Zorz G. 7 16 1884 2 12 1964 Block C  
Knighten Benjamin Joseph 4 17 1949 4 26 2006   EASTLAND- Benjamin Joseph Knighten, 57, of Carbon, passed away from this life to be with his Heavenly Father on Wednesday, April 26, 2006. Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2006, in the Murray Cemetery in Carbon, Texas. Sister Thelma Hostetter officiated. Arrangements were held under the direction of the Summers-Bakker Funeral Home of Eastland. Ben was born April 17, 1949 to Ralph Joseph Knighten and Emmaline Williams in Dallas, Texas. His parents preceded him in death. He married his wife, Ruth McCain in Dallas on April 17, 1998. As a young man, Ben, served his country as a member of the United States Army in Vietnam during the Vietnam War. After coming back to the States, Ben enjoyed a career as a truck driver, going 34 years without an accident before his retirement. He was raised in the Assembly of God Church and enjoyed his church family, the Victory Assembly Church in Cisco. Ben is survived by his wife, Ruth Knighten; his step-sons, Melton Ray Kitchens, Jerry Lynn Kitchens, Mickey Wayne Kitchens, and Randy Dean Kitchens; his sister, Joyce Fisk of Brownwood; and many dear friends.
Knox Austin Moore 4 13 1878 4 3 1944 Block D  
Knox Lela Alice 7 31 1881 11 30 1974 Block D  
Koonce Bertie   12 15 1901 12 4 1961 Block A  
Koonce W. Estaugh 9 5 1891 2 10 1971 Block A  
Krause Jerry Wayne 8 21 1944 9 7 2006   Jerry Wayne Krause, 62, of Carbon, passed away Thursday, September 7, 2006 at an Abilene hospital. Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 10, 2006 at the Higginbotham Funeral Home Chapel with Eddie McHugh officiating. Burial was at the Murray Cemetery. Wayne was born August 21, 1944 in Brady to Reinhart and Margie Foster Krause. He married Sam (Helen) Davis on July 2, 1970 in Lovington, NM. He was a retired maintenance supervisor for Birdsong Peanuts having worked there for 13 years. Survivors include his wife, Sam (Helen) Krause of Carbon; four sons, Rodney Krause of Bettendorf, Iowa, Gregg Krause of Lubbock, Jerry Krause of Comanche and Chuckie Martin of Midland; three step-daughters, Belinda Bingham of Seguin, Melody Brown of Kenedy and B.C. Henkes of Cuero; one step-son, Buster Schmidt of Alabama; two brothers, Dennis Krause of Marble Falls and R.J. Krause of Mt. Pleasant; two sisters, Cleo Newsom of Marble Falls and Mary Jo McFadden of Kingsland; 21 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and two brothers.
Krueger* Herbert   8 2 1912 3 21 1975 Block G *On 1975 list as 62 yrs., 7 mos., 19 days. No marker.
Kubica Victor John 12 31 1905 3 13 1965 Block A  
Kuykendall Clara Ellen 5 27 1881 8 3 1966 Block D  
Kuykendall Merrick C. 3 3 1869 6 28 1939 Block D  
Lane Horace T. 3 2 1896 3 3 1978 Block E  
Lane Nora Edna 12 29 1906 3 15 1977 Block E "Bunny"
Langford Agnes O. 2 6 1898 5 28 1969 Block A  
Langford Benjamin Franklin 10 24 1883 11 18 1963 Block A  
Langford Donald Ray 5 15 1936 2 21 1957 Block A  
Lawrence  Julian Ernest 2 13 1923 10 24 1983 Block I "Shorty", Cpl. US Army, WWII.
Lawrence Ora Lee 3 8 1924       Block I  
Leach Clifford Allen 1 20 1926 7 31 1982 Block A *Death date 7 29 1982.
Leach Velma Lee 8 28 1932 12 10 1990 Block A  
Lewis Ida Etta 3 29 1906 11 14 1992 Block C Daughter of James Alvin Hobbs & Louisa Cora "Lou" [Ivey] Hobbs. Wife of Marvin Wesley Lewis
Lewis Lowell B. 10   1898 4   1976 Block C  
Lewis Marvin Wesley 9 27 1903 10 28 1987 Block C  
Lewis  Tennie Viola 5 12 1908 4 4 1972 Block C  
Light John Franklin 5 28 1919 1 29 1994 Block C TEC 5 US Army, WWII
Lindley Pamela Annette       4 27 1958 Block A  
Lindsey J. Earnest 11 11 1906 12 8 1989 Block H Earnest Lindsey was born November 11, 1906. He was an electrician by trade. He married Mary Bell Crosley in 1954 in Dallas, TX. He is survived by his step-daughter - Edith Ann Hyder Baker, step-granddaughters - Sara Ann Baker Owings, Roberta Baker Robinson and Mary Jo ‘Joey’ Baker Tucker; great-grandsons – Robert Forest Lightfoot III, Randy Eugene Robinson and Cory Lynn Tucker. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1st & 2nd wives and his siblings.
Lindsey Mary Lynn 5 13 1910 1 19 1985 Block H Mary Bell Crosley Lindsey was born on 13 May 1910 in Alabama to David Eaward and Minnie D. Crosley. She married Benjamin Harace Hyder in 1931. He preceded her in death. She married Earnest Lindsey in 1954 in Dallas, TX. She opened a hat, flower & gift shop in Dallas, which she named Mary Lynn's. She later took this as her name. She was active in her local Baptist church and the Eastern Stars. She died on 19 January 1985 in Ranger, TX. She is survived by her husband - Earnest; her daughter - Edith Ann Hyder Baker, granddaughters - Sara Ann Baker Owings, Roberta Baker Robinson and Mary Jo ‘Joey’ Baker Tucker; great-grandsons – Robert Forest Lightfoot III, Randy Eugene Robinson and Cory Lynn Tucker.
Loper Hester B.     1896     1979 Block A  
Loper Sam W.     1890     1984 Block A  
Lovell Clyde E. 7 21 1892 7 25 1981 Block E PFC US Army, WWI
Lovell Edna Earl 9 17 1896 4 27 1990 Block A Edna Earl Lovell Morgan
Lovell Ethel B. 10 9 1897 6 23 1990 Block A  
Lovell Henry Alvie 1 8 1897 2 21 1973 Block A  
Lovell John Wallace 3 1 1891 6 19 1949 Block A  
Lovell Lorena   6 4 1898 5 25 1963 Block E  
Lovier Esther Greer 9 6 1913 12 16 1983 Block C  
Lovier Harry P. 12 3 1915 4 18 1963 Block C  
Mahan Betty Mae 6 3 1935 1 2 1977 Block B  
Maness James Collins 6 13 1891 2 10 1939 Block D Texas, PVT 1 CL III ENGRS 36 DIV
Maness Henry Alford 7 21 1886 5 19 1967 Block D  
Maness Myrtie Clementine 2 15 1893 1 14 1993 Block D  
Mangum Bernice Lane 5 19 1903 9 6 1997 Block E  
Mangum Franklin Morris 5 9 1882 1 27 1958 Block D  
Mangum Grover Coy 1 21 1915 5 14 1996 Block G  
Mangum Jessie Lou 2 6 1919 1 24 2002 Block G  
Mangum J. Faye 10 23 1927       Block D  
Mangum Maurice   3 22 1917 1 3 1998 Block D  
Mangum Minnie Pearl 10 21 1892 12 15 1971 Block D  
Mangum Owen Artist 9 17 1901 10 10 1960 Block E  
Mangum Rex   6 11 1919 7 29 1944 Block D Texas, PFC Army Air Forces, WWII
Mangum Woodrow F. 6 6 1913 11 27 1979 Block D  
Marenger Charlene   7 24 1928 6 18 2003 Block J  
Marenger Emery  David* 11 8 1918 2 27 1984 Block J TEC 5 US Army, WWII *Name Emery O.
Martin D. T.     1877     1951 Block A  
Martin Emma Josephine 5 21 1878 4 25 1959 Block A  
Martin Florence   6 27 1910 6 20 2001 Block E  
Martin Ira Dean 9 10 1915 6 19 1978 Block E PVT US Army, WWII. 
Martin Jim E.     1876     1952 Block D  
Martin Lella Myrtle 5 22 1884 11 25 1965 Block E  
Martin Maudie L.     1884     1963 Block D  
Martin Walker William 3 10 1878 3 15 1962 Block E  
Mathis Willis W. 2 5 1901 11 8 1944 Block A  
Maxwell Abrum P.     1901     1935 Block D *Death 7 23 1953.
Maxwell Allie Lee     1904 8 2 1952 Block D  
Maxwell Florence               Block C No dates
Maxwell Samuel Scott 3 29 1888 11 25 1947 Block A  
Maxwell Walter Scott 2 13 1875 12 1 1952 Block C *No dates on stone.
May Alyssa Nicole       11 28 1989 Block I  
May Royce Eugene 7 25 1938 6 25 1978 Block I (Gene)
May Robert   6 8 1968 11 14 2003 Block I CARBON- Robert (Robbie) May, 35, of Carbon, died Friday, November 14, 2003 after a long illness. Services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, November 16, 2003 at the Higginbotham Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Bill Campbell officiated. Burial was in Murray Cemetery near Carbon. Robbie was born June 8, 1968 in Ranger to Gene May and Shirley (Hogan) May. He married Julie Grice on July 22, 1989 in Gorman. He was a member of First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Gene May; brother, Ronnie May; and daughter, Alissa May. Survivors are his wife, Julie May of Carbon; daughter, Mallory May and son, Ethan May both of Carbon; mother, Shirley Morgan of Gorman; three sisters, Sonya Neill of Gorman, Randa Bradley of Ranger and Darla Dale of Carrollton; 5 nephews and 4 nieces.
May Ronald Eric 5 14 1966 2 26 1999 Block I  
Mayfield Michael Philip 10 9 1956 11 20 1977 Block F  
McCall Rosa C.     1890     1970 Block D  
McCall William Edgar 1 8 1888 7 23 1948 Block D  
McCullough  Bettie Viola 8 19 1869 9 11 1943 Block D Birth 8 19 1868.
McCullough Charlie Roy 8 24 1903 1 20 1975 Block D  
McCullough Odessa   4 18 1905 11 27 1995 Block D  
McDaniel Carl Newton 2 12 1893 7 21 1947 Block A Birth:   Feb. 12, 1893, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Death:   Jul. 21, 1947, Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Carl was the son of Newton "Newt" McDaniel and Lauara Ophelia Jones McDaniel. Carl and Gertie Mae Barnett were married September 1, 1912 in Jewell, Eastland County, Texas. They had six sons; Coda Alton, J. L., LeRoy, Leao, Charles, James.
McDaniel Charles Ray 9 6 1932 2 20 1990 Block A PFC US Army, Korea.
McDaniel Gertie Mae * 17 1893 9 18 1972 Block A Birth 6 17 1894. Birth:   Jul. 17, 1893, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Death:   Sep. 9, 1972, Robert Lee, Coke County, Texas, USA; Gertie was the daughter of James Barnett and Julia Tucker Barnett. The town Gertie was born in was called Jewell, Eastland County, Texas. Jewell was not in the list so I could use it. Gertie and Carl Newt McDaniel were Married September 1, 1912 in Jewell, Eastland County, Texas. They had six sons; Coda Alton, J. L., LeRoy, Leao, Charles, James.
McDaniel James Elmer 9 24 1915 5 18 1991 Block A Birth:   Aug. 24, 1915, Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Death:   May 18, 1991, Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA. James (Short)was the son of Carl Newt McDaniel and Gertie Mae Barnett McDaniel. James married Katha R. Lee on August 17,1942 at Carbon, Eastland County, Texas. They had two sons.
McDaniel J. L. 7 22 1918 2 12 2001 Block A S/SGT US Army Air Forces, WWII; Birth: Jul. 22, 1918, Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Death: Feb. 12, 2001, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA. J.L. was the son of Carl Newt McDaniel and Gertie Mae Barnett McDaniel. J.L. was his name, initials only with the nickname of "Jay". J.L. was married to Mary Lee Etta Fleming on February 21, 1947. They had 5 children. OBITUARY: Born J.L. (initials only) McDaniel on July 22, 1918 at Carbon, Texas. J.L. was the third of six sons born to Carl Newton McDaniel and Gertie Barnett McDaniel. J.L. grew up at Carbon, graduating from Carbon High School in 1937. He served as airplane crew chief in the 522nd Fighter Squadron of the United States Army during World War ll from 1942 to 1945. Battles and campaigns noted during his military career include Sicilian, Naples-Foggia, Rhineland, Northern and Southern France, and Rome-Arno. On February 21, 1947 he married Mary Lee Etta Fleming. J.L. and Mary raised five children on a farm south of Carbon. J.L. worked at Hood King Motor Co., the Eastland Soil Conservation office and for the county of Eastland as well as farming and ranching his entire life. Mary preceded J.L. in death November 1998. J.L. will long be remembered for his love, devotion and humor to his family and friends. He was a member of the Church of Christ and always lived his life as a Christian soldier for the Lord. In his final years of life, he demonstrated an enormous amount of courage and fortitude to continue life with such a positive attitude. One of his favorite sayings was, "I gotta' make it, I have no choice." J.L. is survived by two daughters, Betty Joyner of Austin, and Jenett Pierce of Ft. Worth, two sons, J.C. and Kenneth both of Carbon, one brother Leao of Abilene, four grandsons, Chris and Danny Webb of Fort Worth, Jeremy and Travis Joyner of Austin. Also preceding him in death was his youngest daughter, Katha Lynn and grandson, Kelly Webb/ Brothers, Cody, J.E. (Short), Lee Roy and Charles preceded him in death as well.
McDaniel Katha Lynn 1 29 1967 12 9 1988 Block A Birth:   Jan. 29, 1967, Gorman, Eastland County, Texas, USA ; Death:   Dec. 9, 1988, Stephenville, Erath County, Texas, USA. Katha was the daughter of J.L. "Jay" McDaniel and Mary Lee Etta Fleming McDaniel. Katha never married. Katha was in her senior year at Tarleton State College in Stephenville. She left her apartment, going to her car. In the apartment above her they were having a big party going on, with a lot of drinking. There were many students on the balcony when it collapsed and fell to the walk were Katha was walking. It killed her instantly. When they got to her, her car keys were still in her hand. In 1996 we went to the Murray cemetery. This was right after Memorial Day. Her grave, along with several others was completely covered with pink and white carnations, made into a grave blanket. A very beautiful memorial for their loved ones. Katha was a member of the Church of Christ.
McDaniel Lee Roy 9 28 1924 12 25 1998 Block F SFC US Army,  WWII,  Korea Birth:   Sep. 28, 1924, Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Death:   Dec. 25, 1998, Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA . Lee Roy was the son of Carl Newt McDaniel and Gertie Mae Barnett McDaniel. On November 16, 1946 in Ranger, Eastland County, Texas, Lee Roy and Willie Pearl Tonn were united in marriage. They had four children. Lee Roy was a member of the Church of Christ.
McDaniel Mary Lee Etta 5 15 1922 11 7 1998 Block A Mary Lee was born on May 15, 1922 in Abilene, TX. She married J.L. "Jay" McDaniel on February 21, 1947. Mary and Jay had five children. There is no information on Mary Lee's parents. She died February 12, 2001 in Abilene, TX.
McDaniel Newton                 Newton "Newt" was born October 14, 1870 to Evander "E.V." McDaniel and Miranda Jane (McCarty) Harwell McDaniel. Newton was a twin to Jasper H. "Jerry" McDaniel. The family was living on the Jasper/Newton County lines in Texas when the twins were born. This is where their names came from. Newton was married to Laura Ophelia Jones on October 15, 1890 in Jewell, Eastland County, Texas. They had one daughter when Newt died, but Laura was pregnant with their second child, a son that was born 6 months later. Newt was breaking horses and was thrown. His leg was broken, with the bone going into the ground. The bone and the wound were not cleaned properly which caused gangrene to sit in. He died a few days later. Laura later married William J. Asher. Laura and William are buried side by side, just two rows south of Newt.
McDaniel Nora Lillian 7 10 1915 6 26 1994 Block D Birth:   Jul. 10, 1915; Carbon, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Death:   Jun. 26, 1994, Eastland, Eastland County, Texas, USA; No information on Lillian's parents. Lillian married Coda "Cody" Alton McDaniel on December 8, 1932 in Carbon, Eastland County, Texas. They had two daughters. The picture of Lillian and Cody was their 60th wedding anniversary.
McDaniel R Lee 7 24 1920       Block A  
McDaniel Willie Pearl 7 24 1929       Block F  
McGaha Bewel   3 26 1918 1 10 1968 Block B  
McGaha Blanche   6 20 1920       Block B  
McGaha Cora Ernest 3 3 1884 2 1 1967 Block B  
McGaha William S. 10 18 1875 7 16 1968 Block B Vester
McMillan Margret J. 4 5 1860 9 19 1948 Block D  
McMillan Nina M. 1 3 1893* 8 13 1975 Block D *Birth year 1892. 
McMillan Robert A.     1858     1944 Block D  
McMillan William Miles 2 5 1890 4 19 1977 Block D  
Medford Mollie Evelyn 7 18 1903 6 20 1998 Block G  
Medford Wheeler M. 1 9 1893 10 4 1976 Block G "Toad", WWI.
Merritt Della       1889     1971 Block C  
Merritt Ed M.     1886     1963 Block C  
Merritt Robert Galen 6 13 1917 1 20 1993 Block C  
Miller Jo Anne 4 18 1946 12 28 2007   Birth:   Apr. 18, 1946 ; Death:   Dec. 28, 2007 ; Jo Anne "Mamaw" Miller, 71, a beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at her residence. Funeral: 2 p.m. Monday at Blessing Funeral Home. Interment: Murray Cemetery, Gorman. Jo Anne was born on April 18, 1946, the daughter of O. P. and Gladys Chambless. Survivors: Children, David W. Hatcher and Carolyn K. Johnston; grandchildren, Michelle Radford, Chris Johnston, Angie Slay and Philip Johnston; great-grandchildren, Alex, Faith, Kassidy, Zachary, Karli, Landon and Gracie. Published in the Star-Telegram on 12/31/2007  Family links: Parents: Gladys Alta Asher (1909 - 2004)
Miller Wilma Platter 4 25 1903 4 5 1983 *Unknown  
Millican Calvin G. 2 20 1935       Block B  
Millican Geraldine Dover 10 22 1915 7 26 1987 Block D  
Millican  Helen V. 5 25 1937       Block B  
Millican William Henry 5 3 1906 5 3 2001 Block D  
Mills Elvis Milcum 5 19 1910 12 5 1979 Block F  
Mills Irene G. 9 3 1919 5 4 1985 Block F  
Mills Ola   2 23 1881* 10 8 1963 Block F *Birth year 1882.
Monk Anna Nicole 10 22 1979 3 3 2008   EASTLAND- Anna Nicole Monk, age 28, passed away Monday, March 3, 2008 at Abilene Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 7, 2008 at Carbon Community Baptist Church with Pastor Jody Forbus officiating. Interment followed at Murray Cemetery under the direction of the Summers-Bakker Funeral Home. Anna was born October 22, 1979 in Fort Worth. She graduated from Trinity High School in Euless and attended Tarrant County Junior College. She married Eric Monk on July 20, 2002 in Carbon, Texas. They made their home in Carbon. Anna and Eric were blessed with two beautiful sons, Tyler and their little angel Joshua who passed away on November 18, 2004. Anna had a joy for life. She is described lovingly by her family as bubbly and tons of fun. She loved to cook and enjoyed doing arts and crafts. She was a talented artist who liked to draw. Anna enjoyed music and loved her church, the Carbon Community Baptist Church, where she was a member. But, her greatest joy in life was being a Mom. Anna was preceded in death by her son, Joshua Aaron Monk. She is survived by her husband Eric Monk and son Tyler Monk of Carbon, her parents, Alex and Gail Neal of Fort Worth, her mother-in-law Beverly Sandlin of Carbon, her grandparents, Bill and Darlene Schreiner, and Ruth and Richard Neal, all of Fort Worth, her brother Austin Young of Fort Worth, and her sister-in-law Aaron Sandlin of Carbon. Memorials in Anna’s name may be made to the Carbon Community Baptist Church at PO Box 516, Carbon, TX, 76435.
Monk Joshua   8 23 2004 11 18 2004   EASTLAND- Joshua Aaron Monk died Thursday, November 18, 2004. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 20, 2004 at the Carbon Community Baptist Church. Pastor Jody Forbus officiated. Interment followed at Murray Cemetery directed by Summers-Bakker Funeral Home. This precious baby boy was born on August 23, 2004 in Eastland to parents Anna and Eric Monk. He was the pride and joy of his big brother Tyler Monk. Although his life was short, Joshua touched many lives over the past three months. He was loved by all that knew him. Joshua is survived by his parents, Anna and Eric Monk of Carbon; brother, Tyler Monk; grandmother, Beverly Sandlin and grandparents, Gail and Alex Neal; an aunt, Aaron Sandlin; uncles, Austin Young, Jasin Monk and Shaylin Monk; plus many, many more great aunts, great uncles, and great-grandparents, friends, and neighbors. He will be missed tremendously by his family and those he touched with his life. Many of us can only imagine the heavenly homecoming that awaits this precious little boy.
Montgomery A. M. 3 24 1913 8 9 1992 Block C "Monty"
Montgomery Mabel Leatrice 5 28 1925       Block C  
Montgomery Maude Ella 3 16 1893* 10 17 1971 Block C Birth year 1892.
Montgomery Pleasant M. 10 30 1887 8 19 1956 Block C  
Morris Bessie May 1 27 1905 5 4 1991 Block G Wife of Ned Ira Morris
Morris Lightle Yarnell 6 10 1894 5 11 1970 Block G  
Morris  Mary Irene 2 16 1894 12 3 1984 Block G  
Morris Ned Ira 9 17 1903 6 13 1969 Block G Birth:   Sep. 17, 1903, Sidney, Comanche County, Texas, USA; Death:   Jun. 13, 1969, Gorman, Eastland County, Texas, USA; Son of Robert Carlos Morris and Rosa Geneva Dingler. Husband of Bessie Porter.
Morris Sarah E.     1867     1941 Block D  
Mulkey James R. 2 24 1911 11 8 1978 Block I  
Mulkey R. Myrl 11 10 1911 5 15 1993 Block I  
Murray Aubrey Leon 11 8 1939 4 30 2008   EASTLAND-Aubrey Leon Murray, age 68, passed away on April 30, 2008 in Houston. Graveside funeral services were held at 3 PM, Monday, May 5, 2008 at Murray Cemetery under the direction of the Summers-Bakker Funeral Home. Pastor Jody Forbus of the Carbon Community Baptist Church officiated. Aubrey was born on November 8, 1939 in Carbon, Texas to Leon Murray and Bonnie (Driver) Murray. He graduated from Lovington High School. Aubrey married Wilma Lynn Collins on July 18, 1958 in Lovington, New Mexico. The couple was blessed with three daughters, Audrie, Tracie, and Sydnie. Aubrey worked in the construction field as a contractor. He was an avid reader and enjoyed fishing. He was raised Presbyterian. Aubrey was preceded in death by his father, Leon Murray, of Eastland. He is survived by his mother, Bonnie Murray of Eastland, his loving wife of over 49 years, Lynn Murray of Houston; his daughters, Audrie Riley and husband Terry of Breckenridge, Tracie Purdy and husband Ed of Virginia, Sydnie Hodge and husband Jeff of Cisco; six grandchildren, Jeff Davenport, Chase Riley and wife Jenni, Jarred Purdy, Adam Riley, Shelbi Burkman and husband David, Brittney Purdy; two great grandchildren, Sawyer Burkman and Zachary Davenport, and two brothers, Harley Murray and wife Louise and Bob Murray and wife Cheryl of Granbury.
Murray Anna Faye 2 22 1921       Block A  
Murray Bonnie R. 11 21 1918       Block A Wife of Leon – still alive April 2008
Murray Claude Dale 10 23 1923 3 11 1992 Block A  
Murray Elman Ethel 11 26 1884 12 14 1952 Block A Daughter of Samuel Austin Murray and Zou Missouri Loftin Murray, born November 26, 1884 in Eastland County, TX. Died December 14, 1952 and was buried as a Murray although she may have been the wife of Myrtle Cavanaugh. Buried block A.
Murray Ersia L. 1 10 1903 11 21 1976 Block D  
Murray Henry W. 1 21 1909 1 13 1990 Block G  
Murray J.R. Foster 9 14 1906 4 11 1978 Block G PVT US Army, WWII
Murray Leon Layefette 7 27 1913 5 3 1999 Block A He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Murray of Eastland, his son, Aubrey Leon Murray and wife Lynn Murray of Houston; his daughters, Audrie Riley and husband Terry of Breckenridge, Tracie Purdy and husband Ed of Virginia, Sydnie Hodge and husband Jeff of Cisco; six grandchildren, Jeff Davenport, Chase Riley and wife Jenni, Jarred Purdy, Adam Riley, Shelbi Burkman and husband David, Brittney Purdy; two great grandchildren, Sawyer Burkman and Zachary Davenport, and two brothers, Harley Murray and wife Louise and Bob Murray and wife Cheryl of Granbury.
Murray Luther Leon 7 15 1891 1 13 1963 Block A Son of Samuel Austin Murray and Zou Missouri Loftin Murray, born July 15, 1891 in Carbon, TX. Husband of Birdie Ethel Carmichael Murray and 2nd wife Norah Elizabeth Phelps Cole Murray. Died May 27, 1977. Buried block A.
Murray Martin Luther 8 14 1939 9 1 1939 Block A  
Murray Mertie   10 21 1893 3 30