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       The records shown here were originally published in the a 3 volume set, Coleman County Cemeteries Inscriptions, and were copied and compiled by Vena Bob Gates, Judia Terry and Ralph Terry, and were published in 1988 by Terry Studio, P. O. Box 958, Coleman, Texas 76834, and was copyrighted 1988 by Ralph Terry.  All rights are reserved, including any reproduction for profit.  Copies of the published works, Coleman County Cemeteries Inscriptions (published in 1988) can be purchased from Ralph Terry at the above address.


OLD VALERA CEMETERY, COLEMAN COUNTY, TEXAS

       To reach the Old Valera Cemetery, go north from Valera on FM 503 for .2 mile, turn left (west), taking the road to the far right and go .3 mile to a metal gate.  Go through this gate, taking road to the right (north) and go .3 of a mile. The cemetery is to the left of road.

       The cemetery is well kept and fenced.  Most marked graves are in the west half, with unmarked graves scattered over all of the cemetery.  It was read in a random fashion.


northeast corner:
(LOFLIN, girl - no dates - rock)

begin south mid-cemetery:
BEATY, Sidney - 1904 - 1917

SULLIVANT, Miss M. B. (Aunt Mollie) - July 13, 1834 - Sept 15, 1922
LE SUEUR, Mrs. T. J. (Terilla Jane) (Sullivant) - Oct 29, 1825 - July 26, 1915
LESUEUR, Jim - 1901 - 1918 - "son & brother"
LESUEUR, Mary A. - 1898 - 1941 - "daughter & sister"
LE SUEUR, Matt M. - June 3, 1893 - Jan 2, 1946 - "Texas Cook 358 Inf 90 Div WWI"
LESUEUR, John William (W. W., Jr) - Mar 12, 1855 - Apr 9, 1942
LESUEUR, Lee Ella (Huddleston) - 1870 - 1944

JAMES, Elizabeth (Bridges) - Jan 29, 1859 - June 15, 1920 - "wife of T. F. James"

BOOFER, Mary Jane - Apr 10, 1865 - June 4, 1938
R., G. - (cement block - unknown)

KING, Georgia A. (Tyler) - Jan 1860 - July 1946   (CS)
KING, Meridie M. - Apr 1861 - Jan 1932              (CS)
TYLER, Elizabeth - Oct 8, 1830 - Aug 24, 1912 - "wife of George W. Tyler"
KING, George O. - June 7, 1890 - Oct 31, 1909 - "son of M. M. & G. A. King"
two unknown graves - (rocks)

BRISTER, F. M. - Mar 18, 1843 - Sept 16, 1912

HALTEMAN, A. J. - Apr 17, 1857 - Nov 23, 1917 - "Father"

PREAS, Oscar B. - Feb 9, 1901 - Jan 10, 1916 - "son of W. N. & E. L. Preas"
(PREAS, Walter Nugent - Mar 8, 1872 - Feb 10, 1938 - unmarked)
(PREAS, Bessie Elizabeth (Little) - Oct 5, 1870 - Nov 4, 1955 - unmarked)

BRIMER, John V. - June 30, 1874 - Mar 17, 1911 - "Father"          (CS)
BRIMER, Eliza - July 24, 1881 - (buried in Dallas, date unknown)    (CS)

SELLERS, Minnie Ruth - Mar 15, 1902 - June 17, 1913 - "dau of J. C. & M. B. Sellers"

GULLEY, Lloyd - Oct 30, 1897 - Jan 23, 1911 - "son of H. C. & Ida (Fisher) Gulley"

GIBBS, Eunice - Mar 10, 1904 - June 2, 1905 - "dau of Walter & Delma Gibbs"

IZARD, Ollie - May 10, 1907 - July 6, 1907 - (stone broken)

WEAVER, Nancy Belle - Jan 27, 1888 - Apr 24, 1917 - "our Mother"

YOUNG, Tina Charles - June 6, 1904 - May 17, 1910 - "dau of Mr. & Mrs. C. H. Young"
YOUNG, Floyd W. - Sept 17, 1902 - Nov 7, 1905 - "son of C. H. & E. V. Young"

KELLY, Susanna J. - Aug 21, 1855 - Sept 3, 1912 - "wife of A. W. Kelly"
KELLY, Georgie S. - Sept 26, 1884 - Oct 1, 1907 - "dau of A. W. & S. J. Kelly"
KELLY, James Carlton - Sept 24, 1910 - Oct 19, 1912 - "son of J. C. & G. L. Kelly"

GIBSON, Virgie (Kelly) - Apr 19, 1890 - Mar 27, 1916

CARROLL, Ila Lucille - June 12, 1899 - Feb 22, 1911

two unknown graves - (one rock & one FHM)

PARROTT, Sarah A. (Mc Daniel) - May 24, 1858 - Feb 20, 1934 - "Mother"   (CS)
PARROTT, Hardy Z. - Sept 17, 1848 - Jan 12, 1934 - "Father"                        (CS)
PARROTT, S. D. - Jan 21, 1852 - Jan 16, 1911 - "our uncle"
PARROTT, Infant - (b & d) Oct 16, 1916 - "son of Clara (Bennett) & Dixie Parrott"
PARROTT, Eva M. - Feb 28, 1887 - Sept 11, 1908 - "wife of D. L. (Dixie) Parrott"

         The following are said, from various records, to be buried in this cemetery.  Most are taken from Coleman County death records.  Spelling is as found in the records, which could be inaccurate.  We have added the mother's maiden name in parenthesis.

PROCTOR, Jim J. - died Aug 26, 1923 - widower
ROY - RAY ?, Mary - died Nov 11, 1917 - married
PROCTOR, Jno. - died Dec 31, 1914
BLEDSOW - BLEDSOE ?, Baby girl - b & d Oct 30, 1907
MEADOR, Joe Arnold - died Feb 2, 1907 - 4 yrs
MINSEY, Elmer - died May 22, 1906 - 2yrs
DARNAN, Baby - b & d May 1906
HALE, Heath - died Jan 18, 1926 - widower
SMITH, Mrs. Winfrod (?) Lenora (Moon) - died June 10, 1933 - widow
NIXON, Baby boy - died Dec 21, 1903 - 4 mos
DAWSON, Thomas - died Dec 9, 1917 - 86 yrs


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