Rocky Creek Shannon County, MO

GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 37.07933, Longitude: -91.2495

From Hwy 19 and H Winona, MO, go NE on H Hwy 7.9 miles, turn right, go 0.5 miles to Horner Church. Take the right fork, cemetery is on the left. You can also park at the church at walk up the hill.


There are a lot of unmarked graves, or graves marked with stones.


Photos are Posted at Findagrave.com

Rev. Feb. 18, 2018

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Carr, Alice M.     1871 - 1873.     'Sister.'     Daughter of Thomas J. Carr (OH or WV) & Lena O'Brien (Ireland).  Siblings Lena G., Ira Anderson, Mary B., Grant L., Guy R., Frank W., Harvey T., Fred Ivy and Hattie A. Carr.


Carr, Seaborn     No dates.     'Sgt Co. H, 18 Oh. Inf.'      Born in West Virginia abt. 1825 and died before 1900. Wife was Mary born Nov. 1828 in Ohio. He was the brother of Thomas J. Carr, who is buried at the Old Eminence Cemetery.


Chronister, John Uley     Oct. 19, 1913 - Jan. 17, 1961.      'Brother.'      NOTE: Year of birth not clearly legible on tombstone. Originally had 1916, but photo enhancement would indicate a three rather than a six.

Chronister, Nancy Jane Ross Jackson     Oct. 13, 1870 - Feb. 3, 1951.     'Mother.'     'Age 80 y 2 mo 20 d.' Daughter of William F. Ross & Julia Ann Rumburg. Married George Washington Jackson 25 Dec 1887 at Shannon Co MO. Married William D. Chronister. MO Death Cert.#3500: Born in Ohio; died Jan. 3, 1951. Burial stated is Feb. 5, 1951. Tombstone lists date of death as Feb. 3, 1951.


Chronister, William 'Billie'     Nov. 11, 1911 - May 31, 1940.      'Age 28 y 6 mo 20 d.'     Son of William D. Chronister (MO) & Nancy Jane Ross (OH).  MO Death Cert.#19714. Accidentally killed by falling tree. Informant Jack Ross, Low Wassie. Burial Jun. 1, 1940.

Clingman, Eugene Calvin     May 29, 1953 - Dec. 18, 2015.

DOUBLE:  Married Feb. 24, 1934.
Counts, Charles Dewey 'Charley'     Jun. 25, 1909 - Mar. 19, 2003. Son of John Henry Counts & & Bertha Alice Atkins. Married 1) Martha Ann Harper on Jan. 24, 1931. 
Counts, Jannie Rosetta Chronister     May 23, 1914 - Jan. 31, 1996.  Daughter of Thomas William Chronister & Ollie Frances Sanders.

DOUBLE:  Married May 28, 1948 at Shannon Co MO.
Counts, William 'Ernest'     Apr. 30, 1921 - Jun. 4, 1987.     Son of Grant Jewel 'Gude' Counts & Bessie Della Dixon.  Tombstone shows date of birth April 31, 1921.
Counts, Betty Lou Redman     Jan. 11, 1933 - Living.     Daughter of John Paul Redman & Katie Lee Norris. 

Counts, William Troy 'Willie'     Mar. 23, 1955 - Jan. 28, 2002.     Son of Charles Dewey 'Charley' Counts & Jannie Rosetta Chronister.
Counts, Helen Marie     Jun. 27, 1958 - Living.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Aug. 4, 1894 at Winona Shannon Co MO.
Crafton, William Henry Harrison     Feb. 12, 1849 - Sep. 23, 1923.     Son of William Crafton & Sarah Ward. He married 1) Sarah Elizabeth Crownover on 17 Nov 1872  at Shannon Co MO. She died in childbirth 30 May 1891. He married 2) Rachel C. Gideon (or Gidens) on 26 Jan 1892 at Shannon Co MO. She died in childbirth 06 Feb 1893.
Crafton, Susan Frances 'Susie' Reynolds     Sep. 13, 1860 - Mar. 3, 1928.     Third wife of William Henry Harrison Crafton.

NOTE: Children of William & his first wife, Sarah Crownover: Lucinda Jane; Cynthia Eveline (Mrs. Lewis Franklin Myers); Mary Narcissus 'Molly' (Mrs. William V. McGahn); Perry Levi Crafton; George Monroe Crafton; Fannie Louise (Mrs. William 'Gid' Kile) and an infant son who died May 30, 1891. Child of William and his second wife, Rachel Gideon, was an infant son who died 06 Feb 1893.

Crafton, Lida 'Viola' Stark     Jan. 9, 1889 - Apr. 17, 1913.     Daughter of James Henry Stark & Nancy 'Ellen' Gale. Wife of George Monroe Crafton, married 03 Feb 1910 at Shannon Co MO. Mother of Sarah E. and Walter H. Crafton.


Craig, Earline Lou     Feb. 10, 1940 - Jan. 8, 1941.     'Age 1 year, 29 days.'     Daughter of Louis Verlin Craig & Nellie Muriel Norris.


DOUBLE:  Married July 5, 1935 at Eminence Shannon Co MO.
Craig, Louis Verlin Kincheloe     Jan. 23, 1914 - Dec. 21, 1992. Son of  Louis Verlin Kincheloe & Renda Buff. Raised by stepfather, Dolphy C. Craig, and took the surname Craig.
Craig, Nellie Muriel Norris     May 3, 1916 - Mar. 4, 2000.     Daughter of Lewis Jiles Norris & Nancy Elizabeth Jones. 

Craig, Ted Melburn     17 Jul 1935 - 24 Oct 2008.     Son of Louis Verlin Craig & Nellie Muriel Norris.  Married 1) Marilyn Seahorn; m. 2) Ruby York. 



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