Bethany Chapel Cemetery

a/k/a Bethel Cemetery


Go East on 106 Highway from Eminence, Mo approximately 4 miles, (second Shawnee Creek) .
Turn right on 106-Co Rd 507 and go approximately 2 miles.  Submitted by Johny W. Sconce.


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Rev. Nov. 8, 2010


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DOUBLE: Married 5 Apr 1947
Lawson , Anna 'Mae' Meade      Apr. 23, 1901 - Jun. 13, 1974.
Lawson, Jesse B. 'Terry'      Dec. 10, 1868 - Jul. 13, 1938.    MO Death Cert.#26637: Born in TN to Bird Lawson (TN) & Justine Smith (TN). Died at Eminence. Burial Jul. 14th at Bethel. Informant C. W. (Freeman? Trammel? hard to read), Eminence.


Lawson, Christine E. 'Tuney'      Dec. 17, 1928 - Living.
Lawson, Jesse O.      1926 - 1990.     'COX US Navy World War II.'    Son of Jesse B. 'Terry' Lawson & Anna 'Mae' Meade.


HUSBAND & WIFE: Married 16 Nov 1839 at Anderson Co TN.    
Laxton, Jesse James      Oct. 2, 1814 - Dec. 10, 1899.     Son of Thomas Laxton and Elizabeth Unknown.
Laxton, Nancy A. Duncan      Jun. 17, 1820 - Aug. 5, 1899.


Norton, Electa Evelyn Laxton     Aug. 16, 1862 - Feb. 25, 1940.     Daughter of Jesse James Laxton & Nancy A. Duncan. Married John Preston Norton 01 Sep 1892 at Shannon Co MO. Mother of J. Bryan Norton and Jesse 'Horner' Norton. J. P. is buried at Clark-Whitworth Cemetery at Low Wassie.

Laxton, Icy Jane     Dec. 3, 1857 - Sep. 30, 1877

Ledgerwood, Wendy Rena Wilkins     Apr. 11, 1973 - Mar. 25, 1995.     Daughter of Richard Dale Wilkins & Janet Lenore Underwood.
Married Howard Allen Ledgerwood 09 May 1992 at Winona Shannon Co MO.  Born at West Plains. Died at Centreville AL.

Loftin, Deborah Carol      Mar. 10, 1954 - Mar. 27, 1954.     Born in St. Louis MO, daughter of Elbert Loftin & Lena Counts. Died at St. Louis Children's Hospital of pulmonary edema. Removal for burial Mar. 28th. Burial at Bethany. MO Death Cert.#10220.


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