Smith Cemetery relocated to Standridge Cemetery, Montgomery Co. AR 1950s.

SMITH Cemetery
relocated to
Standridge Cemetery, Montgomery Co., AR

In the early 1950s due the Lake Ouachita project cemeteries were relocated. Reference1951 Corps of Engineers report "Relocation Plan of Cemeteries" for the Blakely Mountain Reservoir Area, AR. Information posted here with permission from the COE, Vicksburg office.

Located Graves
D = Standridge Cemetery

Grave N0. Marker Name Next of Kin Address New location Site D.
1 Monu. Charles R. Simpson Mrs C.S. Simpson Silver, Ark 1
2 Monu. Benjamin J. Simpson Mrs C.B. Simpson Silver, Ark 2
3* Rock Bobbie Lee Stanley Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 10
4 Rock Infant Emery J.F. Emery Hot Springs 19
5 Rock Mrs Jordon Unknown Unknown 20
6 Rock Infant Jordon Unknown Unknown 21
7 Monu. Ruben McKinney C.T. McKinney Norman, Ark (1) 22
8* Metal Elijha Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 23
9* Metal Clarke Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 29
10* Metal Dosie Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 30
11* Metal Elmer Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 31
12* Metal Crissie Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 32
13* Metal Infant Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 33
14* Rock Infant Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 34
15* Metal June Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 35
16* Metal Celia Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 37
17 Metal Willie Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 38
18* Metal Flossie Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 39
19* Metal Nelson Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 40
20 Monu. Martin V. Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 41
21 None Unknown Unknown Unknown 46
22* Doblue
Monu.
Mary Jane Bates Clark Bates Hot Springs, Ark 47
23 Celia Ann Bates Clark Bates Hot Springs, Ark 48
24* Monu. Infant Bates Clark Bates Hot Springs, Ark 49
25 Metal Caroline Smith Clark Bates Hot Springs, Ark 55
26* Monu. A.J. Smith Clark Bates Hot Springs, Ark 56
27* Monu. Johnnie Smith C.T. Smith Hot Springs, Ark 57
28* Monu. Clara Elizabeth Demby Joe Demby Mt. Ida, Ark 58
29 Monu. Lula Smith Joe Demby Mt. Ida, Ark 59
30* Rock Janie Standridge Arthur Standridge Mt. Ida, Ark 67
31 Monu. T.C. Maxwell Cellia Kemery Hot Springs, Ark 68
32 Rock Infant Corley Unknown Unknown 75
33* Board Joe Fisher Will Fisher Silver, Ark 76
34* Rock Edna Fisher Will Fisher Silver, Ark 77
35 Rock Will Konsel Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 82
36 Rock Infant Konsel Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 83
37 Rock Infant Konsel Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 84
38* Rock Kate Stanely Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 91
39 Rock Infant Stanley Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 92
40 Rock Infant Stanley Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 93
41* Rock Tonnie Stanley Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 94
42* Rock Della Stanley Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 95
43* Rock Marry Stanley Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 96
44 Rock Mrs Jim Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 100
45 Rock Infant Smith Mrs Brack Stanley Silver, Ark 101
46 Rock Jimmie Freeman Unknown Unknown 109
47 Rock Mr Morgan Unknown Unknown 110

A. Contact next of kin for arrangements for possible removal of bodies to other cemeteries as follows:
        (1) to Black Springs Cemetery.

B. If decided to remove to Standridge Cemetery, use assigned grave.

The Standridge Cemetery later became known as the Stanley-Standridge Cemetery. East of Mt Ida on Hwy 270. Turn right across highway from the Fairground Rd. Just down the road on the right. Out of the 47 graves relocated *26 names, many with dates, appear in the Dec. 1997 cemetery book with dates and spelling variations.

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