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Carl Stoker
B: 1928-06-28
D: 2017-06-25
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Stoker, Carl
Gerald "Spoony" Hartline
B: 1936-08-15
D: 2017-06-23
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Hartline, Gerald "Spoony"
Mary Varner
B: 1948-03-02
D: 2017-06-16
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Varner, Mary
Betty Sadler
B: 1927-07-20
D: 2017-06-15
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Sadler, Betty
Marilyn "Sue" Cochran
B: 1935-11-04
D: 2017-06-15
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Cochran, Marilyn "Sue"
Thomas Gahagan
B: 1942-09-28
D: 2017-06-12
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Gahagan, Thomas
Homer Richards
B: 1932-03-24
D: 2017-06-03
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Richards, Homer
Rudell Whittington
B: 1948-01-05
D: 2017-06-03
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Whittington, Rudell
Pauline Hooker
B: 1929-06-19
D: 2017-06-01
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Hooker, Pauline
Stevan Burtnett
B: 1942-08-20
D: 2017-06-01
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Burtnett, Stevan
Sara Monroe
B: 1986-03-19
D: 2017-06-01
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Monroe, Sara
Glenn Schemonia
B: 1932-11-14
D: 2017-06-01
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Schemonia, Glenn
Lyle Vogel
B: 1947-09-08
D: 2017-05-29
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Vogel, Lyle
Karen Biggs
B: 1960-04-26
D: 2017-05-24
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Biggs, Karen
Gloria Johnson
B: 1926-09-03
D: 2017-05-24
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Johnson, Gloria
Phyllis Woosley
B: 1929-07-28
D: 2017-05-23
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Woosley, Phyllis
Viola Milton
B: 1924-12-29
D: 2017-05-16
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Milton, Viola
Kimberly Kimmel
B: 1975-07-16
D: 2017-05-11
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Kimmel, Kimberly
David "Dave" Schulze
B: 1954-02-09
D: 2017-04-20
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Schulze, David "Dave"
Sparty Lee
B: 1936-04-05
D: 2017-04-17
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Lee, Sparty
Patricia "Pat" Lawhorn
B: 1963-06-15
D: 2017-04-17
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Lawhorn, Patricia "Pat"

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Names and Locations of Cemeteries

Starting location is Murphysboro unless otherwise stated.  Most Cemeteries are in Jackson County; however, because the funeral home has buried in surrounding counties, some of Perry, Williamson, and Union County Cemetery directions are included in the list.

  • East Fork Cemetery: (West Frankfort, IL) Go east on Route 149, straight through West Frankfort and continue east on Route 149 for approximately 6 miles.  Just past the 20.00 mile marker, there is a Christmas tree farm that is on the right, turn right on Baseline Road. (this road goes along side the Crossway Baptist Church.)  Follow Baseline Road less than a mile and then turn right on to Old Lake Road/East Fork Road, which is the first main road to the right. Follow this road about 1/4 mile and cemetery is on the left hand side of the road.
  • Ebenezer Cemetery: On Hwy 3 N in Rockwood, turn right onto County Road # 5, go 1/2 mile then turn right on Ebenezer Road, go about 2 miles and turn left on Cemetery Road.  The cemetery is down the road, turn right on the first road.
  • Elkville Cemetery: In Elkville turn West onto Elkville Rd. Cemetery is located on the left just past the House Rd intersection. (House Rd is also know as Elkville Cemetery Rd) Elkville Cemetery is also known as Kimmel Cemetery # 1.
  • Etherton Cemetery: Going South out of Murphysboro on Rte 127 turn left onto Grammer Rd just before the Etherton turnoff.  Then turn right on Applecore Rd cemetery is on the left.
  • Evergreen Cemetery (At Ava): In Ava going west on Rte 4 turn North onto 5th St. Cemetery is straight ahead at the end of city limits.
  • Evergreen Cemetery (At Makanda): Out of Carbondale going at Makanda turn left onto Makanda Rd.  In Makanda turn left onto Church St which changes names to Baptist Hill Rd Cemetery is at the top of the hill on the left.
  • Fairview Cemetery: Going south out of Murphysboro on S. 20th Street, turn south on Hickory Ridge Road. This road curves a lot, but continue of this road to an intersection and Hickory Ridge Road, turns to the right. Follow this road and Fairview Church is on the left and the cemetery is on this side and behind the church.
  • Glenn Cemetery: Going west on Route 149, North on Route 3. Cemetery is across the road on the right hand side from the Raddle turnoff to the south.
  • Goodbread Cemetery: Going South on Rte 3 from the Rte 149 junction turn right onto Happy Hollow Rd, then turn right at the next road, cemetery is straight ahead at top of hill.
  • Graff Cemetery: Going East out of Ava on Rte 4 turn left onto Sugar Hill Rd. Graff Cemetery is just past King Cemetery on the right.
  • Greer Cemetery: Going North out of Desoto on Rte 51 turn right onto Pfeaster Rd (Just past the rest area on left). Then turn left on Graeff Rd Then turn right on Consol Rd this road dead ends into the cemetery.
  • Hagler Cemetery: Going South out of Murphysboro on Rte 127  Hagler Cemetery is one mile past the Pomona turnoff on the right.
  • Hall Cemetery: Going East out of Murphysboro on Rte 13 turn right on Country Club Rd, go to stop sign, continue straight, and cemetery is one half mile on left.
  • Hallidayboro Cemetery: Going east on Route 149, to Desoto, turning north on Route 51.  Turn left at Hallidayboro, go over railroad tracks, and turn back south.  Follow this road and cemetery is on the left.
  • Hiller Cemetery: Going East out of Murphysboro on Old Rte 13, just past Pleasant Grove Memorial Park, turn South on Country Club Rd, Follow road and turn right on W Pleasant Hill Rd. Cemetery is about a half mile down on the right, (This is also known as Crab Orchard Church Cemetery).
  • Houge Cemetery: Going North on Rte 3 toward Cora There is an unmarked road going to the right just before Hog Hill Rd. Cemetery is on Private Property is on private property near the second curve on left.
  • Howard Cemetery: Going on Rte 149 in Hurst turn North on 149 at the T, toward the edge of Hurst turn left on Railroad St continue on this road which changes names to Howard Cemetery Rd, and dead ends in cemetery.
  • Hudson Cemetery: Going South on Rte 3 from  the 149 jct just past Meyer Rd but before Power Plant Rd Hudson Cemetery is on the right.
  • Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery(Near Murphysboro): Going North out of Murphysboro on Rte 13 and 127, turn right at Kimmel Bridge Rd then turn right Ziegler Rd, and cemetery is 3/4 of a mile down the road on the right. (In the past this cemetery was known as Ziegler Cemetery.)
  •  Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery(Near West Point): Going on Rte 4 out of Campbell Hill turn left on Brick Plant Rd which changes names to Wine Hill Rd turn left onto Shiloh Hill Rd continue past the settlement of Shiloh Hill and just before the settlement of West Point the cemetery is on the right.
  • Indian Hill Cemetery: In Carbondale on Rte 13 Going East turn left onto N. Reed Station Rd, then turn Left staying on N. Reed Station Rd, on the third sharp curve Indian Hill Cemetery is on the left.
  • Isom Cemetery: Going North on Rte 3 Just Before Cora turn right on Hog Hill Rd, follow road past Buchanan Cemetery. Isom Cemetery is on private property on the left directly across from Koehn Rd.
  • Jerusalem Cemetery: Going south on Route 127, turn right to go to Pomona, at T turn right and immediately turn left onto Jerusalem Hill Road, follow this road and cemetery is at the top of the hill, an older of the cemetery is to the north of the church and just down the road on the left hand side of the church.
  • Jones Cemetery: Going North on Rte 3 turn right onto Logan Hollow Rd (Directly across from Rattle Rd and Glenn Cemetery). Follow Logan Hollow Rd and turn left on Kinkaid Stone Rd. Jones Cemetery is on private property on the right hand side of the road across from Koehn Rd.
  • Joubert Cemetery: Going East out of Ava on Rte 4 turn left onto Sugar Hill Rd. Continue on Sugar Hill Rd turn right on East Sugar Hill Rd, turn left on Hayes Rd. Hayes Rd makes a sharp right hand turn and Joubert Cemetery is on the left before Private Rd 88.
  • Keeling Cemetery: Going North On Rte 51 out of DeSoto turn right on Keeling Cemetery Rd. Cemetery is down the road on the left.
  • Kimmel Cemetery # 1: In Elkville turn West onto Elkville Rd. Cemetery is located on the left just past the House Rd intersection. (House Rd is also know as Elkville Cemetery Rd) Elkville Cemetery is also known as Kimmel Cemetery # 1.
  • Kimmel Cemetery # 2: (also known as Zion Lutheran Cemetery) Going north out of Murphysboro on Rte 127 and 13 turn east on Kimmel Bridge Rd. Follow this road around to the cemetery which is located on the left side of the road.
  • King Cemetery: Going East out of Ava on Rte 4 turn left onto Sugar Hill Rd. King Cemetery is on the right hand side of the road at Horstman Rd.
  • Koehn Cemetery: Going North on Rte 3 turn right onto Logan Hollow Rd. Then turn left on Kinkaid Stone Rd. Turn left on any one of the three unmarked roads and Kinkaid Creek. Turn right at the T,  then bear right at the fork in the road. This road winds around comes back to itself at this point. Cemetery is approximately half way around the loop on the right.
  • Kross Cemetery: In Campbell Hill turn South on Main Street, then turn right onto Railroad Ave, and then turn left onto Walnut Street which will change names to Calvary Cemetery Rd, you will pass Calvary Cemetery and continue on and turn left at Sickmeyer Rd then turn right back onto Calvary Cemetery road and Cemetery is down on the left.

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