Eminence Shannon Co MO


From Eminence, Mo., take Hwy 106 East to Hwy. HH, turn right (South) go 2 miles,

cemetery is on the left on the farm of Mr. & Mrs. Smith.

Ask for permission to enter cemetery. Cemetery is well taken care of.


GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 37.16283, Longitude: -91.121056

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pdated May 16, 2010

Community of Deslet and post office was located on the Larry and Sherri Smith Farm (aka the Homeport Inn)
at the intersection of Highway HH and MDC road 25.  The Phillips Cemetery is located on this farm. 
The Rumberg Cemetery is located along highway 106.  Albert Phillips (the one and only post master for Deslet)
is buried in the Rumberg Cemetery.  He owned the farm of the Homeport Inn,
yet no Phillips are buried in the cemetery on this farm.
-Randy Long
Banker Cave

Chronister, Sarah    Only date, died 1900.


Chronister, Tom William    Apr. 25, 1872 - Jan. 28, 1949.     Married Ollie Frances Sanders Feb. 2, 1904 at Carter Co MO.


Cleavbbin, Dian Hanks    No dates.


Cox, Mary    No dates.


Cox, William    No dates.


Ford, Charles Wyatt    Sep. 7, 1889 - Jul. 30, 1920.     Son of William C. Ford & Narcissia Permelia Stephens.


Ford, Charles      1807 - 1891.


HUSBAND & WIFE: Married 10 Dec 1891 Shannon Co MO.
Ford, Isaac      Jul., 1866 - Unknown.
Ford, Martha Frances Pierce      Jan. 28, 1867 - Aug. 17, 1903.     Parents of Laura May, Nancy J. & John Ford.


Ford, Narcissa Permelia Stephens     Jan. 25, 1861 - Aug. 13, 1935.
Ford, William Clinton      Jun. 7, 1857 - Apr. 6, 1929.     Son of John C. Ford (Knoxville Davidson Co TN) & Mary Randolph (TN). Parents of Adella, Ernest, Flora, Lavina, Mollie, Louisa J., Mary, Iva, Charles Wyatt, Maggie, Nancy C., Robert E., Ollie, Telsa & Arthur Floyd Ford.


Ford, Robert E.      Jul. 22, 1893 - Nov. 11, 1918.     'Pvt. US Army WWI.'     Son of William Clinton Ford & Narcissa Permelia Stephens.


Grogan, Flora      Only date, 1917.


Grogan,  Leona      Born & died 1920.


Grogan, Tracy      Born & died 1917.


Hibner, Hallie      Mar. 25, 1896 - Jun. 20, 1898.     Daughter of Charles Hibner & Mary Barnett.


Hibner, Martha A.      Oct. 9, 1907 - Sep. 18, 1908.


Hibner, Mary Barnett      Aug. 8, 1872 - Jun. 29, 1901.     Daughter of Robert L. 'Tim' Barnett & Talitha Vance. Married Charles Hibner 13 Sep 1891 Shannon Co MO. He remarried to Mary Koogler and is buried at Munsell. Mary & Charles' children: Willard (or William), Henry, Hallie, Rose & Dessie Hibner.


Homow, Martha S.      No dates.


Huff, Susan B.      1861 - 1909.


Iatia, James      Died Feb. 26, 1878.


Martin, A. A.     Sep. 25, 1865 - Apr. 8, 1938.     MO Death Cert.#16009: Son of Dave & Annie Martin. Husband of Fannie Martin. Burial Apr. 8, 1938.



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