Jayess Cemetery

(submitted by & photos by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)

Turn south off Highway 44 at Jayess crossroad and go about 1/4 mile. 312146N, 0901218W.

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NAME
DATES
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Alexander, Annie Merle 11 Sep 1933 - [no date] Tombstone with Cecil Alexander. "married 25 Apr 1956"
Alexander, Bart 22 Dec 1893 - 23 May 1979 Tombstone w/ Ruby Alexander. "PVT US ARMY WW I"
Alexander, Cecil 01 Dec 1926 - 30 Dec 2000 Tombstone with Annie Merle Alexander. "married 25 Apr 1956" "US COAST GUARD WW II"
Alexander, Cerintha B. 04 Mar 1878 - 10 May 1963 Tombstone with Chancey P. Alexander.
Alexander, Chancey P. 06 Sep 1874 - 07 Oct 1961 Tombstone with Cerintha B. Alexander.
Alexander, Clarice A. 04 Oct 1923 - 11 Jan 1981 Tombstone with Ford E. Alexander.
Alexander, Danny Keith 28 Nov 1955 [only date]  
Alexander, DeWitt W. 01 Jan 1895 - 21 Dec 1962 Tombstone with Maggie M. Alexander.
Alexander, Dorothy S. 14 Aug 1926 - [no date] Tombstone with Hubert L. Alexander. "Married 29 Aug 1945"
Alexander, Ford E. 24 Dec 1923 - 04 Jan 1972 Tombstone with Clarice A. Alexander.
Alexander, Henrie G. Griffith 09 Apr 1915 - 29 mar 1987 Tombstone with Jesse Lester Alexander. "Married 08 Jan 1933"
Alexander, Herbert L. 01 Aug 1897 - 24 Nov 1958 Tombstone with Lou Ella Alexander.
Alexander, Hubert L. 24 Dec 1921 - 04 Nov 1998 Tombstone with Dorothy S. Alexander. "Married 29 Aug 1945" "PFC US ARMY"
Alexander, Jesse Lester 18 Mar 1914 - 22 Oct 1997 Tombstone with Henrie G. Griffith Alexander. "Married 08 Jan 1933"
Alexander, Kay Lynn 1945 - 1946  
Alexander, Lou Ella 22 Dec 1899 - 13 Jul 1994 Tombstone with Herbert L. Alexander.
Alexander, Maggie M. 28 Dec 1901 - 27 Jul 1983 Tombstone with DeWitt W. Alexander.
Alexander, Ruby 26 Jan 1902 - 26 Apr 1994 Tombstone with Bart Alexander.
Beard, Ava Alexander 27 Nov 1900 - 30 Mar 1972 Tombstone with Wilbur L. Beard.
Beard, Ethew I. 1902 - 1972 Tombstone with Hazel M. Beard.
Beard, Hazel M. 1910 - 1987 Tombstone with Ethew I. Beard.
Beard, Jesse Prentiss 17 Feb 1908 - 25 Apr 1989 "PFC US ARMY WW II" [military marker shows first name spelled "Jessie"]
Beard, Wilbur L. 01 Jun 1899 - 28 Jun 1982 Tombstone with Ava Alexander Beard.
Day, Ben W. 04 Jul 1880 - 17 Dec 1952 Tombstone with Mollie S. Day.
Day, Mollie S. 20 Mar 1892 - 19 Apr 1975 Tombstone with Ben W. Day.
Boyd, Andrew Carnie 17 Nov 1927 - 19 May 1992  
Boyd, Bennie E. 25 Oct 1891 - 11 Jun 1972 Tombstone with Lillie C. Boyd.
Boyd, Bessie L. 01 oct 1892 - 12 Mar 1946  
Boyd, Hemby H. 19 Apr 1922 - 09 Jan 1983 "TEC5 US ARMY WW II"
Boyd, Lillie C. 15 Oct 1891 - 01 aug 1971 Tombstone with Bennie E. Boyd.
Burnette, Ada Boyd 11 Nov 1888 - 08 May 1961 Tombstone with Baxter H. Burnette.
Burnette, Baxter H. 14 Dec 1881 - 16 Mar 1976 Tombstone with Ada Boyd Burnette.
Cothern, Otha M. 03 Dec 1922 - [no date] Tombstone with Willie Fae Cothern. "married 22 Jul 1950"
Cothern, Robert Web 24 Sep 1946 - 19 Jan 2005 "MSGT US MARINE CORPS VIETNAM"
Cothern, Willie Fae 12 Feb 1927 - [no date] Tombstone with Otha M. Cothern. "married 22 Jul 1950"
Day, Josephine R. 04 Jan 1922 - [no date] Tombstone with Willie Mack Day. "Married 10 May 1940"
Day, Willie Mack 21 Jul 1916 - 26 Dec 1990 Tombstone with Josephine R. Day. "Married 10 May 1940"
Dunaway, James R. 28 Aug 1894 - 03 May 1991 Tombstone with Tena A. Dunaway. "US ARMY"
Dunaway, Tena A. 02 Sep 1900 - 16 Aug 1986 Tombstone with James R. Dunaway.
Fuller, Austin 21 Mar 1915 - 03 Mar 1977 Tombstone with Flora Rayborn Fuller. "Married 01 Jul 1933"
Fuller, Flora Rayborn 16 Jul 1908 - 30 Dec 1981 Tombstone with Austin Fuller. "Married 01 Jul 1933"
Holmes, Nettie C. 13 Jan 1899 - 16 Mar 1964 Tombstone with Shirley Q. Holmes.
Holmes, Shirley Q. 19 Dec 1897 - 07 May 1962 Tombstone with Nettie C. Holmes.
Johnson, Erline R. 10 Feb 1922 - 26 Jul 1990 Tombstone with William L. Johnson.
Johnson, William L. 22 Jul 1920 - 13 May 1988 Tombstone with Erline R. Johnson.
Jones, Ernest Eugene 16 Feb 1929 - 17 Jan 2007 Tombstone with Joyce Beard Jones. "Married 25 Apr 1951"
Jones, Joyce Beard 01 Mar 1934 - 02 Mar 2007 Tombstone with Ernest Eugene Jones. "Married 25 Apr 1951"
Lambert, Bert 15 Jan 1898 - 09 Jan 1965 Tombstone with Oma Lee Lambert.
Lambert, Oma Lee 11 Sep 1897 - 06 Sep 1974 Tombstone with Bert Lambert.
Lofton, Elouise B. 04 Dec 1915 - 10 Jan 2001 Tombstone with Emmett L. Lofton, Sr. "Married 23 Dec 1933"
Lofton, Emmett L., Sr. 28 Jun 1914 - 03 Jan 1996 Tombstone with Elouise B. Lofton. "Married 23 Dec 1933"
Lofton, James D. 17 Jun 1883 - 14 mar 1968  
Murrell, Emery C. 14 Feb 1925 - 30 Jan 1987 Tombstone with Kathryn D. Murrell.
Murrell, Kathryn D. 18 Jun 1924 - 08 Nov 1969 Tombstone with Emery C. Murrell.
O'Quin, Bobby L. 25 Sep 1936 - 17 Apr 1988 Tombstone with Willie L. O'Quin.
O'Quin, Charlie Theodore 28 Mar 1901 - 28 Jun 1953 Tombstone with Netta Carney O'Quin.
O'Quin, Netta Carney 10 Aug 1901 - 07 Apr 1994 Tombstone with Charlie Theodore O'Quin.
O'Quin, Willie L. 05 Feb 1937 - [no date] Tombstone with Bobby L. O'Quin.
Partin, J. W. 02 Mar 1931 - 14 Nov 2003 Tombstone with Venetta Wilson "Tootsie" Partin.
Partin, Venetta Wilson "Tootsie" 06 Dec 1927 - 26 Nov 2003 Tombstone with J.W. Partin.
Powell, Edgar B. 31 Oct 1902 - 14 Jul 1981 Tombstone with Juanita D. Powell.
Powell, Gerald D. 29 Aug 1926 - 11 Aug 1986 Tombstone with Lavern M. Powell. "Wed 13 Jan 1943"
Powell, Juanita D. 17 Jun 1901 - 03 Mar 1975 Tombstone with Edgar B. Powell.
Powell, Lavern M. 18 Mar 1923 - [no date] Tombstone with Gerald D. Powell. "Wed 13 Jan 1943"
Rayborn, Edith Alica 17 Mar 1923 - 23 Jan 2003 Tombstone with William Sedley Rayborn. "Married 20 Jun 1942"
Rayborn, Lovie 14 Feb 1890 - 26 Oct 1953 Tombstone with Wilson Rayborn.
Rayborn, Pressie 10 Sep 1910 - 10 Mar 1984  
Rayborn, William Sedley 02 Nov 1923 - [no date] Tombstone with Edith Alica Rayborn. "Married 20 Jun 1942"
Rayborn, Wilson 16 Oct 1879 - 19 Aug 1965 Tombstone with Lovie Rayborn.
Rials, Betty S. 14 jun 1903 - 27 May 2003 Tombstone with Lee Ellis Rials.
Rials, Joy Strange 27 Aug 1931 - 16 Apr 2006 Tombstone with Nickie Gunnell Strange. "Married 24 Mar 1955"
Rials, Lee Ellis 30 Dec 1897 - 01 Oct 1968 Tombstone with Betty S. Rials.
Rials, Nickie Gunnell 21 Jan 1937 - [no date] Tombstone with Joy Strange Rials. "Married 24 Mar 1955"
Roberts, Irma C. 03 Apr 1895 - 06 Apr 1971 Tombstone with Joe M. Roberts.
Roberts, Joe M. 16 Feb 1889 - 20 Jun 1948 Tombstone with Irma C. Roberts.
Ruperd, Annette B. 10 Jan 1919 - 19 Jan 2002  
Ruperd, Richard E. 15 Aug 1944 - 09 Apr 1988 "US AIR FORCE"
Russell, Henry P. 15 Mar 1879 - 24 Feb 1957  
Rutland, Donald H. 02 Aug 1951 - [no date] Tombstone with Nan Suzonne Lofton. "Married 10 Jul 1976"
Rutland, Evelyn B. 25 Jun 1924 - 10 Nov 1992 Tombstone withJack H. Rutland. "Married 18 Nov 1945"
Rutland, Jack H. 06 Jun 1920 - [no date] Tombstone with Evelyn B. Rutland. "Married 18 Nov 1945"
Rutland, Nan Suzonne 21 Jul 1954 - 05 Jun 2007 Tombstone with Donald H. Lofton. "Married 10 Jul 1976"
Shoemake, Betty Carol 09 Apr 1944 - 16 Jul 2005 Tombstone with John Lynn Shoemake.
Shoemake, infant 04 Mar 1971 [only date] "Infant Daughter of Betty & John Shoemake"
Shoemake, John Lynn 20 Nov 1944 - [no date] Tombstone with Betty Carol Shoemake.
Stewart, Gladys Ham 15 May 1920 - 06 May 1987  
Sumrall, Festus 19 Oct 1901 - 28 Oct 1988 Tombstone with Trula Sumrall.
Sumrall, Trula 16 Jul 1905 - 10 Sep 2000 Tombstone with Festus Sumrall.
Temple, Leona Pauline 09 Nov 1928 - 12 Nov 2001  
Wilson, Jewel James 28 Apr 1919 - 18 Apr 1947 "MISSISSIPPI MOMM 3C USNR WW II"