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Brister Cemetery - Holmes County, Mississippi

(submitted by Dudley Rinicker)



Brister Cemetery is located at Brister Road and US 51. 33.134167, -89.820556 [google map]


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  • ADAMS, Henry Edward b. Mar 5, 1885 d. Mar 23, 1989
  • ALDRIDGE, Arthur D. b. 1900 d. 1958
  • ALDRIDGE, Arthur Dale b. Nov 7, 1928 d. Aug 11, 1988
  • ALDRIDGE, C. Ross b. Feb 14, 1899 d. April 5, 1924
  • ALDRIDGE, Carl "Scrap" b. May 21, 1902 d. April 16, 1989
  • ALDRIDGE, Earl N. b. June 14, 1904 d. Sept 15, 1908 Son of N. L. & L. W. Aldridge
  • ALDRIDGE, Infant dau of Arthur D. & Maude G. Aldridge Aug 15, 1923
  • ALDRIDGE, Jesse L. b. July 17, 1897 d. June 22, 1957
  • ALDRIDGE, Lou W. b. April 19, 1864 d. Sept 1, 1945
  • ALDRIDGE, Margaret M. b. Feb 13, 1908 d. Dec 20, 1966
  • ALDRIDGE, N. Leon b. Oct 30, 1891 d. July 19, 1970
  • ALDRIDGE, N. Lewis b. Dec 30, 1863 d. April 21, 1949
  • ALDRIDGE, Ruben Earl b. May 7, 1928 d. April 14, 1991 "Buddy"
  • ALDRIDGE, Willie Mae b. July 20, 1896 d. Oct 2, 1955
  • ALDRIGE, Maude E. b. 1900 d. 1939
  • ALLEN, Infant son of C. R. & I. H. Allen Jan 13, 1917
  • ALLEN, Arthur A. b. July 18, 1887 d. April 15, 1926
  • ALLEN, Baby d. April 2, 1926 Infant son of C. R. & I. H. Allen
  • ALLEN, Carl C. b. June 14, 1888 d. Mar 6, 1973
  • ALLEN, Ethel b. May 10, 1910 d. Sept 28, 1952
  • ALLEN, Gladys d. Feb 1916
  • ALLEN, Hampton Co I 12th Miss Inf CSA
  • ALLEN, Lottie S. b. Dec 20, 1889 d. Aug 18, 1951 Wife of A. A. Allen
  • ALLEN, Madie Milam b. Jan 28, 1907 d. Feb 24, 1964
  • ALLEN, Mary E. b. April 28, 1850 d. July 25, 1892 Wife of Hampton Allen
  • ALLEN, Wilson b. Nov 6, 1909 d. Sept 28, 1952
  • AMMONS, S. L. b. Jan 18, 1856 d. May 14, 1928 Wife of M. L. Ammons
  • BARMER, J. M. b. Aug 15, 1831 d. July 6, 1896
  • BARMER, Maggie Lou b. Jan 25, 1888 d. Mar 11, 1890 Dau of J. M. & S. F. Barmer
  • BLAYLOCK, Emmett Joe b. Feb 8, 1960 d. Aug 20, 1978
  • BRAND, Pattie M. Brister b. Jan 24, 1907 d. May 19, 1985
  • BRISTER, Annie H. b. Feb 4, 1788 d. Aug 17, 1875 Wife of Hockaday Brister
  • BRISTER, Drew b. Sept 15, 1863 d. Sept 25, 1863 Son of Drury & Mary Brister
  • BRISTER, Drury b. Dec 2, 1824 d. Oct 15, 1870
  • BRISTER, Effie A. Smith b. Dec 3, 1891 d. May 31, 1970
  • BRISTER, Georgia Ann Brennan b. Nov 28, 1860 d. Mar 1, 1887 Wife of Drury Brister
  • BRISTER, Georgie Alice b. Aug 20, 1858 d. July 26, 1931
  • BRISTER, Hockaday b. Dec 13, 1781 d. Sept 8, 1858
  • BRISTER, Irene Goss b. Oct 5, 1904 d. Oct 29, 1986
  • BRISTER, J. H. b. Aug 27, 1858 d. Dec 14, 1906
  • BRISTER, James William b. Dec 21, 1860 d. Feb 11, 1938
  • BRISTER, John M. b. Mar 3, 1904 d. Feb 13, 1954
  • BRISTER, John Willie b. May 14, 1895 d. Aug 18, 1899 Son of J. W. & M. L.Brister
  • BRISTER, Mary Eloise b. Dec 4, 1894 d. Nov 14, 1895 Dau of J. H. & E. V. Brister
  • BRISTER, Mary Fomenko b. 1924 d. 1998
  • BRISTER, Mary L. b. Jan 27, 1835 d. July 28, 1873 Wife of Drury Brister
  • BRISTER, Minnie Holmes b. Sept 3, 1866 d. Mar 23, 1947 Wife of James Brister
  • BRISTER, Rebecca b. June 10, 1837 d. April 28, 1866 Wife of Z. R. Brister/dau of J. & S. Moore
  • BRISTER, Rosalie b. Sept 5, 1914 d. July 30, 1982
  • BRISTER, Sallie Louise b. Sept 19, 1896 d. Aug 3, 1900 Dau of J. H. & E. V. Brister
  • BRISTER, Thomas H. b. Oct 13, 1919 d. Feb 23, 1944 Hq Btry 1st Bn 60th Cav CPL. Gave his life for his country
  • BRISTER, Thomas Harvey b. Dec 27, 1892 d. Nov 21, 1975
  • BRISTER, Willie Drew b. Feb 27, 1923 d. May 29, 1988
  • BRISTER, Willie Drew b. Mar 19, 1900 d. May 29, 1966
  • BRISTER, Z. R. b. Sept 8, 1832 d. July 12, 1862 Son of Hockaday & Anna Brister
  • BRISTER, Zachariah R. b. Aug 11, 1862 d. Jan 26, 1936
  • BRISTER, Zachariah Ward b. 1890 d. 1912
  • CADE, Elsie A. b. Aug 7, 1922 d. May 22, 1997
  • CAGLE, Carson Ervin b. Feb 22, 1873 d. Jan 3, 1957
  • CAGLE, Carson E. b. Jan 28, 1928 d. Dec 17, 1997
  • CAGLE, Onzo Taylor b. June 24, 1881 d. April 17, 1956
  • CAGLE, Rose Harvey b. Nov 19, 1900 d. Mar 29, 1953
  • CAGLE, Willis Lee b. July 2, 190l d. Dec 14, 1978
  • CALKINS, Ellie Brister b. Mar 3, 1872 d. Sept 28, 1952
  • DEVINE, Bennie P. b. June 3, 1943 d. Jan 19, 1990
  • ELLARD, Angie S. b. Nov 8, 1910 d. Feb 16, 1996
  • ELLARD, Emma L. b. Feb 13, 1867 d. Jan 8, 1931
  • ELLARD, I. M. b. June 27, 1864 d. July 21, 1932
  • ELLARD, Irby Leslie b. May 26, 1895 d. Oct 13, 1925
  • ELLARD, James Isaac b. 1873 d. 1938
  • ELLARD, Louise H. b. Jan 1, 1915 d. Oct 30, 1991
  • ELLARD, Mary Jane May b. Dec 16, 1873 d. Oct 20, 1955
  • ELLARD, Rupert b. Mar 2, 1899 d. Nov 5, 1974
  • ELLARD, Rupert H. PVT. b. Aug 4, 1922 d. Dec 13, 1943 Gave his life for his country
  • ELLARD, Vera b. April 11, 1900 d. Jan 30, 1933
  • ELLIS, Quit b. Aug 22, 1927 d. June 28, 1990
  • FERRY, Anna Marie b. 1921 d. 1950 Age 29 yrs 4 mos & 19 da
  • FORBES, David Lee b. Feb 22, 1906 d. May 4, 1951
  • FORBES, Ida Lee b. April 12, 1886 d. Aug 12, 1960
  • FORBES, Tilden D. b. 16 Dec 1876 d. 16 Jan 1949
  • GORDON, Vinal L. b. Sept 15, 1910 d. Nov 1, 1989
  • GUESS, John Martin b. Feb 10, 1869 d. Dec 29, 1950
  • GUESS, John W. b. Mar 3, 1906 d. Dec 9, 1956
  • GUESS, Mary Ella b. Sept 11, 1874 d. Sept 26, 1935 Wife of Joe M. Guess
  • HARLAN, James L. b. 13 Jan 1884 d. May 31, 1935
  • HARPER, Shafton Monroe b. Aug 28, 1899 d. Dec 29, 1944
  • HATHCOCK, Adam Luther b. Aug 25, 1881 d. Aug 23, 1969
  • HATHCOCK, Aubrey L. Sr. b. Oct 8, 1917 d. Oct 31, 1979
  • HATHCOCK, Audis b. April 11, 1915 d. Oct 16, 1995
  • HATHCOCK, Bennie L. b. Mar 22, 1896 d. Aug 17, 1968 Miss US Navy WW I
  • HATHCOCK, Brenda b. Oct 19, 1941 d. July 19, 1980
  • HATHCOCK, Charley L. b. Nov 25, 1888 d. Mar 22, 1972
  • HATHCOCK, David L. b. Jan 11, 1956 d. April 27, 1977
  • HATHCOCK, Edna b. Oct 30, 1913 d. Oct 25, 1952
  • HATHCOCK, Frances C. b. Mar 6, 1919 d. April 16, 1995
  • HATHCOCK, Francis Marion b. Jan 6, 1931 d. Feb 27, 1998
  • HATHCOCK, Hazel H. b. Nov 8, 1913 d. Feb l, 1998
  • HATHCOCK, Henry H. b. 1856 d. 1932
  • HATHCOCK, Henry Thomas b. Jan 26, 1884 d. June 29, 1964
  • HATHCOCK, James Frank b. July 4, 1919 d. Oct 8, 1985
  • HATHCOCK, Jesse Mae b. Feb 10, 1920 d. Feb 17, 1960
  • HATHCOCK, Jessie S. b. Oct 11, 1900 d. July 2, 1973
  • HATHCOCK, John H. b. Dec 17, 1916 d. June 1, 1987
  • HATHCOCK, Lelia Thompson b. Nov 18, 1888 d. Jan 17, 1964
  • HATHCOCK, Lorene T. b. May 25, 1901 d. Feb 12, 1985
  • HATHCOCK, Mary B. b. Mar 11, 1890 d. Oct 22, 1971
  • HATHCOCK, Mary J. b. 1854 d. 1932
  • HATHCOCK, Modena S. b. Sept 20, 1920 d. April 11, 1993
  • HATHCOCK, Willie Manuel b. April 7, 1886 d. Dec 16, 1965
  • HENDERSON, Alvin Abner b. Oct 12, 1899 d. Nov 20, 1963
  • HENDERSON, Eva Melton b. Aug l, 1905 d. Aug 24, 1976
  • HOGAN, Bell Ammons b. Sept 9, 1881 d. Nov 26, 1958
  • HOLMES, Henry Pittman b. May 25, 1888 d. June 28, 1960
  • HOLMES, John Boyd b. Aug 15, 1895 d. Nov 18, 1977
  • HOLMES, Lillian Ammons b. Dec 8, 1871 d. Mar 26, 1931
  • HOLMES, Roe b. Sept 6, 1893 d. Nov 29, 1913
  • HOLMES, Thomas A. b. May 9, 1863 d. April 12, 1935
  • HOLMES, Walter L. b. June 23, 1870 d. May 8, 1939
  • HOLMES, Willie C. b. Feb 13, 1874 d. Nov 13, 1963 Wife of Walter Holmes
  • HUMPHREY, Alice Louvenia Brister Ellard b. Mar 3, 1897 d. July 6, 1976
  • JOHNSON, E. S. b. June 14, 1814 d. April 1889
  • JOHNSON, Frances b. Oct 7, 1854 d. Jan 28, 1911 Wife of J. H. Johnson
  • JOHNSON, Hattie Allen b. 1882 d. 1954
  • JOHNSON, J. H. b. Aug 10, 1851 d. Nov 26, 1918
  • JOHNSON, Tabitha b. Dec 1, 1813 d. Feb 8, 1889 Wife of E. S. Johnson
  • JOHNSTON, Mary d. Oct 12, 1858 Dau of E. S. Johnson 20 yrs & 1 mo
  • KING, Glen b. Nov 8, 1958 d. June 22, 1993
  • KING, Paul WW II Vet US Army
  • KNOX, Ruth H. b. Oct 2, 1905 d. Aug 27, 1996
  • KNOX, Thomas F. b. June 8, 1896 d. July 7, 1969
  • LAUGHERTY, Clarence L. b. July 1, 1888 d. June 26, 1969 PFC Miss US Army WW I
  • LAUGHERTY, Jossie E. b. May 24, 1903 d. Oct 9, 1987
  • LEFFERTS, Theodore H. b. April 17, 1923 d. Sept 23, 1975
  • LOFTIS, Eugenia Melton b. May 5, 1919 d. Aug 13, 1990
  • LOFTIS, James K. b. Mar 27, 1912 d. May 7, 1976
  • LOFTIS, Nancy Dorris b. Dec 12, 1953 d. Oct 13, 1981
  • LOVINS, Oswe C. b. Oct 5, 1910 d. Sept 5, 1986
  • LOVINS, Raymond L. b. Nov 29, 1908 d. Mar 10, 1989
  • MAXWELL. Patricia Henderson b. Jan 9, 1955 d. Sept 10, 1996
  • MAYO, Julius J. b. 1855 d. 1926
  • MAYO, Melisa Dee b. 1845 d. 1926
  • McBRIDE, George L. b. Jan 26, 1927 d. Nov 15, 1997
  • McBRIDE, Johnny Virgil b. May 7, 1910 d. Sept 17, 1986
  • McBRIDE, Rachel Melton b. May 3, 1914 d. April 27, 1986
  • McCRORY, Eliza L. b. 1915 d. 1996
  • McLELLAN, Avery Teague b. April 18, 1915 d. May 16, 1985
  • McLELLAN, Bettie M. b. Feb 18, 1909 d. July 3, 1965
  • McLELLAN, Carrie Mae b. Mar 2, 1885 d. April 3, 1965
  • McLELLAN, E. M. b. Dec 14, 1869 d. Oct 10, 1955
  • McLELLAN, Earl R. b. Nov 21, 1907 d. Nov 27, 1909 Son of R. T. McLellan
  • McLELLAN, Edgar D. b. Sept 1939 d. Aug 1974
  • McLELLAN, Eliza J. b. Dec 23, 1848 d. Mar 9, 1930 Wife of G. D. McLellan
  • McLELLAN, Flora Delle b. Jun 7, 1913 d. Jan 3, 1959
  • McLELLAN, Frank P. b. Dec 24, 1855 d. Oct 21, 1936
  • McLELLAN, G. D. b. Feb 20, 1844 d. Jan 29, 1913
  • McLELLAN, George D. b. July 29, 1909 d. Mar 4, 1963
  • McLELLAN, Jane K. b. Jan 29, 1844 d. Aug 10, 1868 Wife of W. J. McLellan
  • McLELLAN, Lottie Ward b. Mar 23, 1888 d. Sept 30, 1994
  • McLELLAN, R. Tilden b. Feb 20, 1876 d. June 21, 1949
  • McLELLAN, Rachael M. Johnson b. Jan 29, 1855 d. Jan 29, 1911 Wife of F. P. McLellan
  • McLELLAN, Robert Edgar b. Dec 25, 1910 d. June 24, 1931 Son of Tilden McLellan
  • McNEER, Mary Frances b. Aug 29, 1913 d. Feb 23, 1918 Dau of V. M. & Irene McNeer
  • MELTON, Allen B. b. April 3, 1880 d. June 20, 1949
  • MELTON, Bessie Ann Ellard b. Aug 2, 1890 D. July 23, 1958
  • MELTON, Della L. Brown b. July 5, 1908 d. Dec 30, 1981
  • MELTON, Edith Kettle b. Nov 20, 1910 d. Mar 17, 1986
  • MELTON, Ethel Edgar b. April 6, 1884 d. Nov 4, 1962
  • MELTON, Irby B. b. Sept 24, 1926 d. May 5, 1997
  • MELTON, Perry Wood b. Nov 19, 1910 d. Jan 25, 1993
  • MELTON, Rachael Burniece B. April 20, 1906 d. Feb 19, 1915 Dau of W. W. & J. C. Melton
  • MELTON, Rachel Green b. 1846 d. 1921 Wife of W. H. Melton
  • MELTON, Robert E. b. Oct 15, 1910 d. Sept 26, 1952 PVT 155 Infantry
  • MELTON, Wilson Clyde b. Dec 17, 1945 d. Oct 5, 1998
  • MELTON, Wilson Houston b. 1837 d. 1923
  • MILAN, Robert Luther b. July 10, 1874 d. Dec 12, 1949 Age 75 yrs 5 mo & 2 days
  • MILLER, Helen Marie b. Dec 20, 1935 d. Feb 20, 1992
  • MOORE, Louise b. Dec 18, 1912 d. Oct 18, 1913
  • MOORHEAD, Alice Linder b. 1856 d. 1931
  • MOORHEAD, James L. Sr. b. Oct 24, 1879 d. June 18, 1966
  • MOORHEAD, David Charles d. 05/12/1948
  • MOORHEAD, James L. Jr. b. Sept 19, 1918 d. May 11, 1994
  • MOORHEAD, James Madison b. 1852 d. 1931
  • MOORHEAD, Mytice W. b. Sept 3, 1886 d. Feb 14, 1977
  • MOORHEAD, Robert D. b. 1923 d. 1975 PFC US Army WW II
  • PARKER, Infant b. Mar 21, 1925 d. Mar 21, 1925 Son of M/M John Parker
  • PARKER, Nora H. b. Dec 2, 1893 d. Mar 19, 1927
  • PARKER, Roy Lee b. Nov 17, 1923 d. Oct 30, 1993
  • PEDEN, Clara Melton b. Dec 17, 1908 d. Dec 12, 1991
  • PEDEN, Gem Neville b. Jan 16, 1906 d. May 11, 1966
  • PICKLE, C. D. b. July 12, 1935 d. Feb 22, 1995 "Pop"
  • POE, Claudia A. b. 1871 d. 1940
  • POE, John M. b. 1861 d. 1936
  • POE, Mrs. E. P. b. Aug 11, 1829 d. Nov 3, 1909
  • POWELL, Alice Lorraine Strowd b. Nov 17, 1918 d. July 15, 1996
  • PUGH, Leslie Bryant b. Feb 28, 1905 d. July 30, 1915 Son of A. P. & A. M. Pugh
  • PULLIAM, Clinton C. b. Nov 1, 1893 d. June 30, 1973
  • PULLIAM, Maud Harlan b. Feb 19, 1895 d. Jan 23, 1986
  • REYNOLDS, Betty Cade b. Nov 29, 1949 d. Aug 17, 1997
  • RUSHING, James C. Jr. b. May 3, 1939 d. June 26, 1996 "Windy"
  • SHREVE, Mary Ann Peden b. Mar 31, 1938 d. Feb 24, 1979
  • SHREVE, Richard D. P. b. Mar 9, 1941 d. Dec 20, 1995
  • SMITH, Maudine H. b. Mar 18, 1918 d. Feb 24, 1985
  • SNELL, Baby boy b & d 22 Aug 1929
  • SNELL, Dorothy E. b. Jan 1, 1923 d. Dec 22, 1995
  • SNELL, James L. b. Nov 8, 1920 d. June 22, 1984 PFC US Army WW II
  • SNELL, Jessie b. Mar 3, 1916 d. Oct 19, 1993
  • SNELL, John R. b. Sept 18, 1887 d. Jan 31, 1979
  • SNELL, Mary Ida b. Sept 15, 1887 d. Dec 28, 1959
  • SNELL, Morris L. b. Aug 22, 1909 d. Dec 16, 1960
  • SPONBERGER, Eva M. b. 1895 d. 1948
  • SPONBERGER, John H. b. May 24, 1895 d. April 30, 1963 Penn PVT Hq Co 120 Inf WW I Vet
  • STEELE, Bernice Omega Melton b. April 24, 1921 d. Aug 30, 1944
  • STEWART, Edgar P. b. Dec 20, 1899 d. Sept 13, 1977
  • STEWART, Mary Allen b. Jan 12, 1909 d. July 14, 1987
  • STROUD, Alma M. b. Mar 20, 1875 d. Feb 23, 1943 Wife of Sidney Stroud
  • STROUD, John E. Jack b. 1927 d. 1997
  • STROUD, Sidney H. b. Feb 10, 1868 d. Feb 10, 1948
  • STROWD, Henry Austin b. July 24, 1890 d. Nov 11, 1943
  • STROWD, Lillian Brister b. Oct 27, 1893 d. Dec 30, 1948
  • SWINNEY, B. F. Feb 25, 1848
  • SWINNEY, M. B. b. Oct 5, 1883 d. Sept 22, 1922
  • SWINNEY, M. I. Watkins April 12, 1852
  • TATE, Earl F. b. May 5, 1914 d. July 6, 1977
  • TATE, Joe Sephus b. Sept 23, 1883 d. Dec 17, 1952
  • TATE, Maggie Allen b. Mar 30, 1884 d. Mar 14, 1965
  • TATE, Willie C. b. May 22, 1919 d. May 26, 19
  • TERRY, Cleveland W. b. Sept 12, 1884 d. Sept 25, 1917
  • TERRY, Mag S. b. 1882 d. 1953
  • TERRY, Sallie B. b. 1861 d. 1931 Mother
  • THORNTON, Homer Sebastian b. June 9, 1885 d. May 28, 1960
  • THORNTON, Ruby Lee Terry b. Sept 11, 1886 d. Sept 2, 1960
  • TOTEM, Henry Everitt d. April 27, 1943 Aged 30 yrs
  • TRUSSELL, Cecil Howard b. May 13, 1932 d. Sept 30, 1984
  • TUCKER, Lawrence Bishop Jr. b. Feb 13, 1915 d. Dec 22, 1968
  • TUCKER, Wm. Dudley b. June 24, 1911 d. Oct 2, 1996
  • VAUGHN, Jesse Bryant b. July 16, 1915 d. Sept 5, 1985
  • WILLIS, A. D. Jr. b. Aug 31, 1923 d. April 14, 1976 "Buck"
  • WILLIS, Modell L. Wynne b. June 2, 1923 d. Feb 5, 1
  • WILSON, Foster F. b. Feb 19, 1887 d. Sept 12, 1967
  • WILSON, Rosa Bell b. Nov 14, 1889 d. Aug 2, 1958
  • WYNNE, Essie Lee McCorkle b. Dec 9, 1898 d. May 1, 1980
  • WYNNE, Henry Owen b. July 31, 1900 d. Nov 27, 1958
  • WYNNE, Mary M. b. Mar 10, 1879 d. Mar 11, 1967
  • WYNNE, Werner E. b. May 9, 1877 d. Dec 15, 1932
  • WYNNE, Willie Day b. May 31, 1892 d. Nov 7, 1946
  • WYNNE, Willie Grace b. Mar 25, 1884 d. Dec 15, 1950
  • WYNNE, Willie Lee b. 1921 d. 1958
  • YEAGER, Evalina Moss b. Feb 11, 1883 d. April 5, 1976
  • YEAGER, Howell b. Mar 10, 1911 d. May 7, 1942
  • YEAGER, John Glazier b. 1 June 1868 d. Sept 10, 1944
  • YEAGER, . Earl b. Jan 19, 1908 d. Nov 6, 1993 PVT US Army WW II
  • Records in the Holmes County Library indicate the following persons are buried in this cemetery, but markers for their graves are no longer present:
  • CHAMBLES, Milton Jagate b. Feb 16, 1960 d. June 6, 1974
  • CHAMBLES, Robert D. b. Mar 26, 1937 d. Jan 21, 1990
  • CRAWFORD, Angie Melton b. 1866 d. 1947 Wife of David James Crawford
  • CRAWFORD, David James b. 1867 d. 1938
  • HARPER, Ester Sedessie b. April 24, 1908 d. After 1952 Wife of S. M. Harper
  • HATHCOCK, Wm. Walter b. May 14, 1915 d. Dec 21, 1979
  • HOLMES, Edna Durham b. Aug 3, 1882 d. Feb 2, 1965
  • HOLMES, Henry P. Jr. b. May 25, 1917 d. June 18, 1989
  • HOLMES, Virginia C. b. Nov l, 1920 d. Dec 5, 1978
  • MELTON, Samuel Houston b. Mar 8, 1903 d. July ?, 1995

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