Ash Creek Cemetery, Pittsburg Co. Oklahoma

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Ash Creek Cemetery

East of McAlester, Near Blocker, Oklahoma

Cemetery is behind the church.

Cemetery photos taken in July of 2003 below provided by Lisa Hopper .

If you have submissions that you would like to add to this cemetery, please email me, Vivian Sternenberg. Submissions on this page by County Coordinator, unless other wise noted.

Name Date of Birth Date of Death Comment


Arthur Lee Simmons 9/13/1907  8/19/1981 Grandfather
Ruby Francis Decker-Underwood- Simmons 4/28/1910  9/10/1972 Grandmother
Paul Simmons 3/28/1934 12/?/1934 Twin Brother of Pauline
Pauline Lee Simmons-Sawyer 3/28/1934  10/3/2002 Mother of Connie Raulston

Submitted by: Connie Ann Wooley-Sawyer-VanCuren-Raulston


Troy Cleo Beshears October 03, 1933 October 03, 1933 Submitted by Helen D. Farris
Roy Leo Beshears October 03, 1933 October 03, 1933 Submitted by Helen D. Farris
Mary Belle Zachary June 26,1890 August 3,1967 Born in Pacola, Oklahoma. D/O Francis Marion (Frank) and Mary Elizabeth (Richardson) Decker. W/O Albert N. Zachary.
Mary Belle Zachary was my Mother's Mom.
Albert N. Zachary September 3,1887 January 29,1981 Born in Shoal Creek, Arkansas. S/O John Ward and Martha Elizabeth (Burkes) Zachary. H/O Mary Belle (Decker) Zachary. Albert was my Mother's Dad.
Sylvan Zachary August 12,1912 February 3,1981 Born in Wilburton, OK.  S/O Albert N. and Mary Belle (Decker)
Zachary. Sylvan was my Mother's older brother.
Ken C. Zachary August 13,1938 January 22,1986 Born in OK. S/O Sylvan and "Duge" (Mason) Zachary.
Ken was the son of Mother's older brother.
Annie Lee Henson (double) October 19,1930 August 31,2001 Born in Little Onion, Oklahoma. D/O Albert N. and Mary Belle (Decker) Zachary.  W/O Otis Lee Henson. Annie Henson was my Mother's baby sister...she married my Dad's half-brother Otis Lee Henson.
MULLINS(double)                         James Frank

Sylvia Dell

                                                           July 1,1919                            

June 15,1921


July 13,1996

  April 4,1996

                                                        James Frank born in Pittsburg Co.,OK.  S/O Grant & Julie May (Burgess, Henson)Mullins.     H/O Sylvia Dell (Mason) Mullins.                                   Sylvia born in OK.  W/O James Frank Mullins
Bobby Gene Mullins August 12, 1941 February 28, 2001 Born in Crowder,Oklahoma    S/O Robert and Theo(Zachary) Mullins. B/O Lisa Hopper     Died in Midland, TX
Julie May (Burgess, Mullins) Henson June 12,1893 December 29,1986 Born in Coalgate, OK.           D/O Bill and Fronie (Compton) Burgess. Wife of Joe Henson
Joseph (Joe) Henson
November 9,1875 January 2,1956 Born in Mena, Arkansas. Husband of Julie May Henson.

Submitted by: Lisa Hopper  Grand daughter of Julie Henson, step-grand daughter of Joe Henson.

Washington, Wanda M. (Traylor) Aug. 1, 1941 July 14, 2003 Born in McAlester, OK. D/O Clarence and Rosie Moffett Traylor. Bishop Funeral Service of McAlester.

Robert H. Wright 4-10-1865 9- 13-1926 "His toils are past; His work is done; He fought the fight; The victory won." Heart shaped marker.

Submitted by: Norman Davis

Sarah E. Ramsey Born Mar. 2, 1874 Died Feb. 24, 1957 ~
Essie Emaline Terry Born August 2, 1915 Died October, 18 1992 W/O Jesse Lee Terry (he is buried at North McAlester Cemetery)

Submitted by Kelley Cate


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