RISHER CEMETERY
aka
Red Church Cemetery

Cash, Craighead, Arkansas


LOCATION: From Cash, Arkansas follow State Hwy 18W about 4 miles toward Newport. Turn right on Craighead Co Road 270. The Church and Cemetery can be seen about ¼ mile ahead.

This census taken 23 May 1998 by Edward G. Gerdes and updated by the Genealogy Society of Craighead County Arkansas in the Spring of 2011.


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BAILES, Addie L. -- Apr 28, 1906 -- Apr 19, 1985
BASORIA, Adrian Millard -- Jul 18, 2007 -- Jul 18, 2007
----- Infant son of Jose, Jr. & Candice R. Basoria
BAUGH, Freeda “Muncie” Morgan -- Jun 9, 1966 -- Jun 30, 2000
----- Daughter of William Carroll Morgan
BAXTER, James L. -- Dec 26, 1932 -- Jul 2, 1977
BREWER, John R. -- Feb 22, 1883 -- Jul 22, 1947
----- Dbl with Mary E. Brewer - Married Nov 25, 1917
BREWER, Mary E. -- Aug 3, 1902 -- Mar 26, 1978
----- Dbl with John R. Brewer
BREWER, Mary Jane -- May 14, 1860 -- Nov 3, 1924
----- Artie's Grandma
BROADAWAY, Lois "Hoss" -- 1911 -- 1977

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CRAFTON, Earnest J. -- Aug 19, 1904 -- Apr 5, 1978

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DYE, Phinnias Leon -- Oct 27, 1939 -- May 14, 1994
----- US Army
DYE, Rose -- No date -- Dec. 6, 2006

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FARMER, John A. -- May 1, 1900 -- Dec 16, 1999
FARMER, Zula Tanksley -- Oct 7, 1905 -- Aug 20, 1993
----- Wife of John A Farmer
FORREST, Flortaine -- May 21, 1948 -- May21, 1948
----- Infant
FORREST, Robert -- Dec 30, 1910 -- May 29, 1987
----- Dbl with Thelma Forrest - Children: Fostine, Bill, Dorman, David, Susie, Flortaine, Debbie
FORREST, Thelma -- Aug 2, 1915 -- Oct 6, 1990
----- Dbl with Robert Forrest

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GIBSON, Charsley Simmons -- Dec 8, 1914 -- Oct. 10, 2008
----- Dbl with Herman W. Gibson -- Daughter of Walter & Nellie Smith Simmons -- Children: Edwin, Johnny, Norman & Floyd
GIBSON, Henry N. -- Nov 9, 1890 -- Oct 29, 1955
----- Dbl with Lucy E. Gibson
GIBSON, Herman W. -- Oct 25, 1912 -- Jan 17, 1987
----- Dbl with Charsley Gibson - Children: Edwin, Johnny, Norman & Lloyd
GIBSON, Lucy E. -- Dec 23, 1891 -- Feb 24, 1964
----- Dbl with Henry N. Gibson
GOSSAGE, Charlie -- Nov 14, 1895 -- Nov 16, 1913
----- Brother
GOSSAGE, Edna -- Mar 6, 1909 -- Sep 2, 1909
----- Sister
GOSSAGE, John -- 1875 -- Jan 21, 1954
GOSSAGE, Myrtle Dunn -- Dec 16, 1901 -- Jul 4, 1993
----- Dbl with William Alva Gossage - Married: Nov 10, 1926
GOSSAGE, Pearl -- Apr 20, 1911 -- Jan 7, 1914
GOSSAGE, Rosa -- Jan 13, 1878 -- Dec 27, 1912
----- Wife of John Gossage
GOSSAGE, William Alva -- 1918 -- 1918
GOSSAGE, William Alva -- Jan 13, 1898 -- Mar 21, 1969
----- Dbl with Myrtle Dunn Gossage
GREER, Flora J. -- May 20, 1900 -- No date
----- Dbl with Mark L. Greer
GREER, Mark L. -- Jan 25, 1876 -- Sep 30, 1954
----- Dbl with Flora J. Greer

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HAMM, James -- Oct 2, 1894 -- Dec 7, 1982
----- Sgt US Army WWI
HILLIS, Albert Lee -- May 30, 1941 -- Jan 18, 1942
----- Son of Rob & Frances Hillis
HILLIS, H.R. -- Sep 4, 1864 -- Oct 19, 1939
HILLIS, Henry Clifford -- Sep 18, 1925 -- Dec 2, 1943
----- Ark S1c USNR WWII
HILLIS, Lucinda -- Aug 11, 1867 -- Jan 12, 1909
----- Wife of H.R. Hillis

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JAMES, John -- 1849 -- 1921
JAMES, Julia -- No date -- No date
JAMES, Ray -- No date -- No date
----- Dbl with Tolley Myatt

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LANKFORD, M.B. -- Feb 14, 1870 -- May 20, 1947
LANKFORD, M.E. -- Jan 21, 1869 -- Apr 10, 1910
LEE, E.M. -- Dec 25, 1857 -- Feb 21, 1925

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MANGRUM, Herbert J. -- Nov 2, 1913 -- Sep 30, 1980
----- Dbl with Violet L. Mangrum
MANGRUM, Violet L. -- Dec 14, 1919 -- No date
----- Dbl with Herbert J. Mangrum
MEADOR, Helen -- No date -- Mar 3, 2004
----- Age 79
MEADOR, James Eugene “Gene” -- No date -- Jun 27, 2000
----- Age 75
MORGAN, Lillie P. -- Jan 28, 1909 -- Jun 12, 1999
----- Dbl with William Taft Morgan
MORGAN, Thelma J. -- Oct 7, 1942 -- Apr 4, 1996
----- Dbl with William C. Morgan
MORGAN, William C. “Bill” -- Oct 20, 1933 -- No date
----- Dbl with Thelma J. Morgan - Married: Jan 31, 1957
MORGAN, William Taft -- Sep 15, 1912 -- Dec 11, 1987
----- Dbl with Lillie P. Morgan - Children: Marie, William C. Alline, Merline & Katherine
MYATT, Tolley -- No date -- No date
----- Dbl with James Ray

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OVERFIELD, C.E. “Bill” -- Apr 25, 1907 -- May 6, 1981
----- Children: Shenia, Caroline, Freeda Lanora “Munchie” & Rhonda Lee
OVERFIELD, Mary Charlene -- May 21, 1955 -- May 26, 1955
----- Daughter of Charles & Bertha Overfield

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PARKER, C.R. -- May 23, 1926 -- Apr 15, 1980
----- Dbl with Helen M. Parker - Sgt US Army WWII
PARKER, Helen M. -- Jun 13, 1929 -- No date
----- Dbl with C.R. Parker - Mom
PARKER, Landra -- Mar 20, 1959 -- Aug 26, 1961
----- Dbl with Robin B. Parker - Daughter
PARKER, Robin B. -- Sep 10, 1952 -- Apr 11, 1976
----- Dbl with Landra Parker - Son
PEELER, Chester D. -- Mar 12, 1932 -- Feb 11 2008
PEELER, George P. -- Sep 25, 1886 -- Mar 8, 1966
----- Dbl with Nora E. Peeler
PEELER, Nora E. -- Apr 25, 1900 -- Jun 28, 1973
----- Dbl with George P. Peeler
PICKEL, Ewell -- Apr 28, 1912 -- Jan 21, 1984
----- Dbl with Irene Ruby Pickel
PICKEL, Irene Ruby -- Oct 4, 1917 -- Jun 3, 1991
----- Dbl with Ewell Pickel

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ROBINSON, James Corbet “Cowboy” -- Aug 21, 1914 -- Mar 3, 1986
----- US Army WWII

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SCAGGS, Clyde William -- Aug 24, 1912 -- Mar 3, 1987
----- SA US Navy WWII
SCAGGS, Little Jimmy C. -- Aug 31, 1932 -- Nov 6, 1933
SCAGGS, William C. -- August 31, 1932 -- Nov. 6, 1933
SIMMONS, Lillian “Tootsie” Cox -- Apr 23, 1918 -- Jun 20, 1996
----- Sons: Travis, James & Jerry
SMITH, Etta B. -- Nov 2, 1909 -- Oct 18, 1987
SMITH, Flossie Jane -- Mar 30, 1936 -- Jul 26, 2010
----- Wife of Larry Fay Smith - Daughter of Isaac James & Martha Holder
SMITH, Harry -- Jan 8, 1907 -- Oct 14, 1964
SMITH, Larry Fay -- Jun 25, 1936 -- Jan 1, 2010
----- Husband of Flossie J. Smith - US Navy
SMITH, William Bryan -- May 18, 1973 -- May 18, 1973
STEIN, Ada G. Eblen -- Mar 24, 1886 -- Nov 7, 1937
----- Dbl with James B. Stein - Daughter of Isaac Lucullus “Cullen” & Dora M. Fuller Stein
STEIN, James Bernard -- May 24, 1889 -- Nov 5, 1959
----- Dbl with Ada G. Stein - Son of Henry Bernard & Sarah Elizabeth Gilliam Stein
STAURT, Albert T. -- July 2, 1932 -- No date
----- Husband of L. Alline Staurt
STAURT, L. Alline -- Jun 2, 1937 -- No date
----- Wife of Albert T. Staurt -- Married: Nov 24, 1992
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TANKERSLEY, James Richard -- Jul 29, 1924 -- Dec 5, 1995
----- Dbl with Louise Vernor Tankersley
TANKERSLEY, Louise Vernor -- Aug 9, 1928 -- No date
----- Dbl with James Richard Tankersley
TANKERSLEY, Richard Kevin -- May 18, 1961 -- May 19, 1961
----- Our Son
TANKERSLEY, Tula Elaine -- Oct 14, 1948 -- Oct 16, 1948
----- Our Daughter

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WALKER, Rose L. -- May 26, 1903 -- Oct 31, 1996
----- Dbl with W.J. Walker
WALKER, W.J. “Bill” -- Oct 27, 1889 -- Oct 13, 1934
----- Dbl with Rose L. Walker
WATKINS, John Adam -- 1989 -- 1987
WETHERS, Ethel -- Jul 3, 1908 -- Jun 13, 1964
----- Quad with June, Kevin & Marie Wethers
WETHERS, June -- No date -- No date
----- Quad with Ethel, Kevin & Marie Wethers - Small Marker
WETHERS, Kevin -- No date -- No date
----- Quad with Ethel, June & Marie Wethers - Small Marker
WETHERS, Luther Clinton “L.C.” -- Feb 8, 1933 -- Nov 11, 1988
WETHERS, Marie -- No date -- No date
----- Quad with Ethel, June & Kevin Wethers - Small Marker
WILKEY, Ernestine Gibson -- Aug 25, 1926 -- Aug 19, 2006
----- Wife of Millard F. Wilkey -- Daughter of Ben A. & Nancy E. Pierce Gibson
WILKEY, Lizzy -- Nov 17, 1887 -- Jun 13, 1954
----- Dbl with P.F. Wilkey
WILKEY, P.F. -- Apr 22, 1886 -- Apr 2, 1953
----- Dbl with Lizzy Wilkey
WILKIE, Ruben C. -- Mar 13, 1917 -- Oct 12, 1971
----- Ark Pfc Hq Co 2d Bn 362 Inf WWII

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YOUNG, J.P. -- Jun 20, 1848 -- Sep 10, 1911







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