Wolf Creek Baptist Church Cemetery

Cemetery of the Wolf Creek Missionary Baptist church. It was established ca. 1908.

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Directions:

From I-10 take the 603 North (= exit 13). Follow this road for about 15 miles, then turn right on Wolf River Road. After 2.1 miles, take a slight right on Vidalia Road. After 1.3 miles, turn left on Wolf Creek Road. You should see the church on the left hand side after about a mile. Take the dirt road just past the church to get to the cemetery.

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Cemetery layout:



Graves (72):

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#Last NameFirst NameBirthDeathComment
01-01BinzerBirdie (Etheridge)unmarked; sister of Allie Pearl (Etheridge) Brown; died in childbirth
02-01(Unmarked)Adultunknown man, known as the "crippled pauper"
03-01(Unmarked)Childbelieved to be the child of a mill or railroad foreman.
03-02JonesChildunmarked, but believed to be the child of Louis N. Jones, Sr.
03-03CuevasTreselee02/25/193001/05/1963wife of Horten Cuevas, d/o Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester.
03-04CeuvasHorten02/25/192710/25/1986husband of Treselee (Rester) Cuevas, son of Albert & Rachel (Deschamp) Cuevas.
04-01LadnerJoshua Vert08/19/197708/19/1977Jessee & Eileen (Bounds) Ladner. Stillborn.
04-02ResterWilson10/17/187407/25/1963husband of Martha (Smith, Miller) Rester, son of Hezekiah & Jeanette (Hickman) Rester.
04-03ResterMartha06/12/187402/01/1931wife of Wilson Rester, daughter of of Thomas & Aimee (Ladner) Smith.
04-04ResterMartha10/1899unmarked; believed to be Martha Rester, daughter of Wilson & Martha (Smith) Rester. She died before 1910.
04-05Jonesinfantunmarked; believed to be a child of Joseph & Malissa (Rester) Jones.
04-06CuevasJackie Wayne "Tex"09/10/195212/09/2005husband of of Charlene (Allen) Cuevas, son of Dorty John & Vernelee (Rester) Cuevas.
04-07CuevasKaren Fay11/17/195611/17/1956daughter of Dorty John & Vernelee (Rester) Cuevas.
04-08CuevasVernelee05/11/192101/12/1981wife of Dorty John Cuevas, daughter of Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester.
04-09CuevasDorty10/01/1928(not dead 06/2006); husband of Vernelee (Rester) Cuevas, son of Albert & Rachel (Deschamp) Cuevas.
05-01LadnerVert10/27/191105/26/1989husband of Bernettie (Perkins) Ladner, son of Ulman Jefferson & Annie (Smith) Ladner.
05-02LadnerBernettie12/17/192106/13/1990wife of Vert J. Ladner, daughter of Charlie Woodard & Ella (Rester) Perkins.
05-03HickmanCatherinewife of George W. Hickman.
05-04Hickmansonunmarked; believed to be the son of George W. & Catherine Hickman.
05-05Hickmanchildunmarked; believed to the child of George W. & Catherine Hickman.
05-06HickmaGeorge W.unmarked; believed to be George W. Hickman, husband of Catherine Hickman.
05-07CuevasDennis D.09/02/191608/25/19441st husband of Vernelee (Rester) Cuevas, son of of Sebastian & Cornelia (Ladner) Cuevas.
05-08NecaiseBobby Joseph10/02/194108/27/1979husband of Susan Annette (Cuevas) Necaise.
06-01SaucierEdward, Jr.04/04/192304/04/1988husband of Roberta (Perkins) Saucier, son of of Ed & Ella Saucier.
06-02SaucierRoberta Perkins08/27/192405/21/1996wife of Edward Saucier, Jr, daughter of Charlie Woodard & Ella (Rester) Perkins.
06-03PerkinsJames Monroe11/23/192701/17/2005son of Charlie Woodard & Ella (Rester) Perkins.
06-04PerkinsCharlie W.09/21/189403/29/1972husband of Ella (Rester) Perkins, son of Ruben & Elizabeth ?Lizzie? (Woodward) Perkins.
06-05PerkinsElla Rester12/25/189506/11/1949wife of Charlie W. Perkins, daughter of Wilson & Martha (Smith) Rester.
06-06PerkinsMargaret Yvonne03/03/193103/03/1931daughter of Charlie W. & Ella (Rester) Perkins.
06-07PerkinsEdith Mae11/19/193611/19/1936daughter of Charlie W. & Ella (Rester) Perkins.
06-08PerkinsAustin Dlose11/06/189711/20/1916son of Ruben & Elizabeth "Lizzie" (Woodward) Perkins.
06-09PerkinsElizabeth "Lizzie" (Woodward)01/22/186410/19/1942wife of Ruben Perkins.
06-10PerkinsRuben01/02/186110/20/1907husband of Elizabeth "Lizzie" (Woodward) Perkins, son of Joseph Ralphel/Rayford & Clarison (Carter) Perkins.
06-11PerkinsClarison A.04/28/181608/16/1916wife of Joseph Ralphel/Rayford Perkins, daughter of Seals & Nillie Carter.
06-12Martininfant daughterInfant daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Lance
06-13MartinAlice08/04/189209/07/1977wife of Lance Martin, daughter of John & Mary Rosella (Rester) Perkins.
06-14MartinOras12/25/192409/10/1993husband of Eunice (Krohn) Martin, son of Lance & Alice Z. (Perkins) Martin.
06-15MartinEunice12/03/191001/05/1997wife of Oras Martin, daughter of Charley & Mary Krohn.
07-01MeltonShelby04/11/191707/19/1989husband of Mary (Gonzales) Melton, son of Jack & Acenith Crecy (Perkins) Melton.
07-02MeltonArthur05/12/192210/21/1952husband of Mary Melton, son of Jack & Acenith Crecy (Perkins) Melton.
07-03MeltonJack06/14/187909/1944husband of Acenith Crecy (Perkins) Melton.
07-04MeltonAcenith Crecy (Perkins)02/02/189007/22/1951wife of Jack Melton, daughter of Ruben & Elizabeth ?Lizzie? (Woodward) Perkins.
07-05MeltonNola Mae10/28/191610/28/1917daughter of Jack & Acenith Crecy (Perkins) Melton.
07-06MeltonHerbert11/24/192805/19/1929son of Jack & Acenith Crecy (Perkins) Melton.
07-07MeltonOscar05/12/192207/09/1927son of Jack & Acenith Crecy (Perkins) Melton.
07-08DeschampVerlean05/05/192605/05/1926daughter of John & Laura (Perkins) Deschamp.
08-01PerkinsJohn06/23/185712/19/1933husband of Mary Rosella (Rester) Perkins, son of Joseph Ralphel/Rayford & Clarison A. (Carter) Perkins.
08-02PerkinsMary Rosella (Rester)08/16/187211/13/1937wife of John Perkins, daughter of Hezekiah & Jeanette (Hickman) Rester.
08-03FerrillHoward04/18/193104/19/1931son of Herbert & Martha Jane (Perkins) Ferrill.
08-04FerrillMartha Perkins02/13/189702/03/1982wife of Herbert Ferrill, daughter of John & Mary Rosella (Rester) Perkins.
08-05FerrillHerbert05/16/189103/18/1978husband of Martha Jane (Perkins) Ferrill.
08-06Phelpsadultunmarked; believed to the grave of [--?--] Phelps, sister of Rosa (Phelps) Gonzales.
08-07GonzalesRosa (Phelps)1895unmarked; believed to be the grave of Rosa (Phelps) Gonzales, wife of of Charlie Gonzales, m/o Rosie Gonzales.
08-08GonzalesCharlie1877unmarked; believed to be the grave of Charlie Gonzales, husband of Rosa Gonzales, f/o Rosie Gonzales.
08-09CastilowH. C. (Harry)07/18/192603/17/1977husband of Carolyn Ann (Rester) Castilow, son of Azline Castilow. His first name is Harry.
08-10CastilowCarolyn Ann10/15/1938(not dead 06/2006); wife of Harry C. Castilow, daughter of Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester.
08-11CastilowRachel Ann11/15/197211/16/1972daughter of H. C. & Carolyn Castilow.
08-12ResterGlen Dale Bryon10/22/198705/16/2006son of Glen Dale & Kim ([--?--]) Rester.
09-01PerkinsWilliam Wilson, Sr.05/26/189509/07/1971husband of Lula Mae Perkins, son of John & Mary Rosella (Rester) Perkins.
09-02PerkinsRayford H.01/21/189401/08/1988son of John & Mary Rosella (Rester) Perkins.
09-03GonzalesRosie1924unmarked; believed to be the grave of Rosie Gonzales, daughter of Charlie & Rosa (Phelps) Gonzales.
09-04(Unmarked)infantunmarked; believed to be a niece or nephew of Rosie Gonzales.
09-05ResterBurdic10/25/189712/09/1965husband of Emma (Perkins) Rester, son of Wilson & Martha (Smith) Rester.
09-06ResterWillard Wilson10/20/192503/06/1927son of Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester.
09-07ResterErnest Ruben08/14/192306/20/1924son of Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester.
09-08ResterEmma Line (Perkins)11/28/190308/13/1968wife of Burdic Rester, daughter of Ruben & Elizabeth ?Lizzie? (Woodward) Perkins. Her leg had to be amputated and is buried at the head of Willard and Ernest. Her headstone reads 14 AUG 1968 as her death date but her death certificate has 13 AUG 1968.
09-09PoweJannie Marine (Rester) (Bobinger)08/05/194403/25/2006daughter of Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester, ex-wife of Elvin L. Bobinger and James W. Powe.
10-01CuevasMelton J.10/02/193403/24/2003husband of Lorena (Ladner) Cuevas, son of Renelder Joseph & Mable Louise (Lowery) Cuevas.
10-04CuevasBarney09/16/1932(not dead 06/2006); husband of Lunnie Mae (Rester) Cuevas, son of Albert & Rachel (Deschamp) Cuevas.
10-02CuevasLorena L.03/17/1943(not dead 06/2006); wife of Melton J. Cuevas, daughter of Vert J. & Bernettie (Perkins) Ladner.
10-03CuevasLunnie Mae08/15/193311/30/1998wife of Barney Cuevas, daughter of Burdic & Emma (Perkins) Rester.
11-01LadnerBaby05/14/200305/14/2003infant of Billy Joe & Melinda Fay (Peterson) Ladner.

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