Black Creek Cemetery

Silas, Choctaw County, AL

by Sarah Mozingo - September, 1997

This Cemetery Census was contributed by Mrs. Margaret Taylor of Silas, Alabama.

Ollie Webster Batson
b. Nov. 1, 1898
d. Nov. 26, 1968

Glenna L. Mills Batson
Wife of Ollie W. Batson
b. Jan. 9, 1897
d. June 19, 1980

Eula Mae Cooper Britt
b. Mar. 25, 1922
d. June 3, 1973

George Edgar Brunson
b. Jan. 17, 1893
d. June 1, 1975

Florence Taylor Brunson
Wife of George E. Brunson
b. Feb. 15, 1893
d. Aug. 28, 1983

Alexander H. Chesnut
b. 1828
d. 1896

Mary Ella Chesnut
b. 1853
d. 1937

Mary Ella Chesnut
b. Sept. 24, 1887
d. June 12, 1973

Alexander Powe Chesnut
b. Feb. 25, 1883
d. July 2, 1948

Olive Turner Chesnut
Wife of Alexander P. Chesnut
b. June 10, 1884
d. April 30, 1969

Mary Frances Chesnut
b. Nov. 4, 1931
d. April 4, 1932
Emily Carolyn Chesnut
b. Aug. 21, 1940
d. Feb. 4, 1942

Alexander Hamilton Chesnut
b. Nov. 23, 1891
d. June 26, 1972

Elizabeth Ware Chesnut
Wife of Alexander H. Chesnut
b. Sept. 24, 1897
d. Jan. 3, 1990

Bettie Chesnut
b. 1870
d. 1934

Patsy Chesnut
Dau. of Oliver and Audrey
b. Oct. 24, 1946
d. Feb. 22, 1947

Daisie Lavenia Chesnut, Inf.
Dau. of A.H. and E.P. Chesnut
b. Feb. 28, 1889
d. June 2, 1891

A. P. Cooper
b. Oct. 30, 1906
d. Apr. 9, 1931

William A. Cooper
b. Jan. 18, 1877
d. Aug. 20, 1943

Delia A. Cooper
b. June 15, 1888
d. Aug. 23, 1944

Cooper, Infant of
W.A. and D.A. Cooper
b. Aug. 8, 1914
d. Sept. 8, 1914

Erby Lee Cooper
b. Feb. 28, 1888
d. Mar. 13, 1914

Ellen Cooper
b. Mar. 26, 1859
d. Dec. 28, 1925

James Robert Cooper
b. June 18, 1857
d. Mar. 10, 1926

Walton H. Covington
"Buck"
b. Oct. 31, 1906
d. Sept. 28, 1988

Coleman Slade Crocker
b. Jan. 15, 1933
d. Aug. 28, 1991

Stephen Lee Donald, Inf.
Son of W.L. and Irene Donald
b. Nov. 7, 1970
d. Dec. 4, 1970

David Fredrick Hoffman
b. June 3, 1894
d. Oct. 28, 1979

Isadora McLaughlin Hoffman
Wife of David F. Hoffman
b. May 16, 1900
d. Apr. 5, 1997

James Benson Horton
b. Mar. 10, 1900
d. Oct. 15, 1962

Zaddie V. Ray Mills Horton
b. May 20, 1908
d. Aug. 10, 1988

C. B. Howard
b. April 10, 1857
d. May 24, 1928

Jessie Powe Howard
b. March 17, 1858
d. Dec. 4, 1916

Louisa Powe Howard
b. April 19, 1862
d. Mar. 1, 1936

William Oliver Howard
Son of R.L. and A.P. Howard
b. Oct. 9, 1902
d. Dec. 19, 1926

J. M. Givens
b. April 9, 1846
d. Aug. 31, 1924

Mrs. J. M. Givens
b. Feb. 16, 1846
d. April 27, 1915

Dugan C. McCaskey, Jr.
b. Sept. 16, 1891
d. June 10, 1903

Henry A. McLaughlin
b. Feb. 22, 1876
d. Mar. 15, 1948

Laura T. McLaughlin
b. Mar. 22, 1876
d. Oct. 21, 1960

Luther B. McLaughlin
Son of H.A. and L.T. McLaughlin
b. Nov. 9, 1898
d. Mar. 8, 1899

John S. McLaughlin
b. Feb. 19, 1868
d. Feb. 14, 1928

Ida Sikes McLaughlin
b. Jan. 22, 1872
d. May 22, 1938

Willie Bea McLaughlin
Daughter of John and Ida

C. A. McLaughlin
b. May 1, 1893
d. June 4, 1915

Curvin D. McLaughlin
b. 1894
d. 1937

Joseph F. McLaughlin
b. Jan. 1, 1864
d. Mar. 14, 1952

Sarah C. McLaughlin
b. 1869
d. 1940

Denton L. McLaughlin
b. Sept. 8, 1889
d. July 11, 1891

Oscar Lee McLaughlin
b. May 16, 1891
d. April 11, 1960

Sadie M. McLaughlin
Wife of Oscar L. McLaughlin
b. Sept. 5, 1897
d. Nov. 26, 1982

Harold Powe Mills
b. Jan. 4, 1909
d. Mar. 5, 1993

Jessie Devon Mills
b. June 16, 1893
d. Oct. 3, 1970

Samuel Albert Mills
b. May 7, 1889
d. Mar. 8, 1958

Mills Infant Twins
Son & Daughter of
Samuel and Zaddie Ray Mills

Infant Son of
Samuel and Zaddie Ray Mills

Constant Perkins Mills
b. Oct. 15, 1898
d. April 1, 1961

Albert P. Mills
b. Aug. 31, 1865
d. July 6, 1930

Mattie Powe Mills
b. Oct. 23, 1864
d. April 9, 1947

Mattie Mills
b. Mar. 17, 1904
d. Oct. 21, 1917

D. C. Mills
b. Apr. 7, 1853
d. July 10, 1913

Sam Moore
b. 1819
d. 1912

James Grady New
b. Nov. 20, 1903
d. Dec. 21, 1978

Winnie Mills New
Wife of James G. New
b. Jan. 21, 1891
d. Oct. 28, 1980

Earl P. Powe
b. Oct. 21, 1878
d. May 17, 1946

Emma Chesnut Powe
Wife of Earl P. Powe
b. Feb. 7, 1881
d. Feb. 3, 1961

Dennis D. Powe
b. May 12, 1876
d. July 30, 1947

Sallie Chesnut Powe
Wife of Dennis D. Powe
b. May 30, 1879
d. Sept. 22, 1931

Oliver Hilton Powe
b. July 3, 1907
d. Jan. 4, 1992

Lois Powe Powe
Wife of Oliver H. Powe
b. Sept. 26, 1907
d. May 4, 1976

Dr. Hugh Frank Powe
b. July 1874
d. Nov. 1930

Fannie Chesnut Powe
Wife of Hugh F. Powe
b. Aug. 1885
d. Feb. 1963

William T. Powe
b. Nov. 9, 1871
d. Nov. 15, 1942

Dora Chesnut Powe
Wife of William T. Powe
b. Sept. 22, 1877
d.

Samuel Alex Powe
Son of W.T. and D.C. Powe
b. Feb. 16, 1910
d. Dec. 22, 1925

Sallie C. Powe, Inf. Dau.
of H.F. and C. Powe
b. Feb. 22, 1911
d. Feb. 23, 1911

Powe Twins of
Willie and Hugh Powe
b. Feb. 19, 1908
d. Feb. 19, 1908

Earl Price Powe
b. Aug. 7, 1922
d. Aug. 7, 1922

W. T. Powe
b. Jan. 10, 1830
d. Jan. 13, 1894

Mrs. W. T. Powe
b. Sept. 8, 1833
d. Jan. 19, 1894

Samuel P. Powe
b. Aug. 16, 1832
d. Aug. 5, 1907

Margaret T. Powe
b. Oct. 25, 1835
d. Oct. 15, 1923

Dennis D. Powe
b. Jan. 19, 1917
d. July 25, 1988

William Truman Powe
b. Oct. 25, 1913
d. Mar. 30, 1990

James N. Pinkerton
"Snooks"
b. Nov. 8, 1912
d. Oct. 10, 1990

Grace Powe Pinkerton
Wife of James N. Pinkerton
b. April 13, 1914
d. Mar. 14, 1995

James Walter Reaves
b. Aug. 31, 1881
d. Apri. 28, 1933

Inez Cooper Reaves
b. Sept. 7, 1884
d. Feb. 26, 1960

Gladys McIlwain Reaves
Wife of A. C. Reaves
d. Mar. 1, 1930

Jessie H. Chesnut Robinson
Wife of J. A. Robinson
b. Jan. 1, 1894
d. Oct. 9, 1919

J. O. Robinson
b. Sept. 24, 1917
d. July 13, 1918

Martha Beatrice Robinson
b. Sept. 22, 1896
d. Oct. 10, 1908

A. H. Robinson
Husband of Emma Mae Abston
Robinson

Emma Mae Abston Robinson
b. Mar. 6, 1861
d. Dec. 4, 1933

Jimmy Mills Ray
b. Sept. 29, 1933
d. Dec. 21, 1959

Alice M. Ray
b. Apr. 13, 1906
d. Apr. 21, 1969

Herbert F. Ray
b. April 11, 1910
d. July 1, 1967

Dustin R Salter
bicycle accident 11/08/2006 in Greenville, SC
wife Leigh Ann Taylor Salter
b. 16 May 1969
d. 19 Mar 2006 - Ft Worth, Texas due to above accident
burial - 26 Mar 2006

Above new burial/info submitted 18 Jan 08 by Mary Palmer (includes additional info that may not be on tombstone)

Jackson M. Scurlock
b. Nov. 25, 1905
d. Nov. 6, 1993
Hazel Powe Scurlock
Wife of Jackson M. Scurlock
b. Sept. 3, 1911
d. Dec. 21, 1990

Earnest E. Smith
b. Oct. 18, 1887
d. May 30, 1950

Lula Chesnut Smith
Wife of Earnest E. Smith
b. Oct. 9, 1895
d. Sept. 22, 1973

Earnest Alexander Smith
b. April 11, 1920
d. Oct. 21, 1968

Margaret Mills Swartz
b. Jan. 12, 1895
d. July 12, 1958

Adren B. Taylor
b. July 3, 1924
d. April 29, 1995

Addie Louise Hutchinson
McLaughlin Taylor
b. Dec. 28, 1908
d. Oct. 31, 1978

Forest Hall Taylor
b. Aug. 23, 1890
d. May 30, 1969

Margaret (Maggie) Emily
Pruitt Taylor
Wife of Forest H. Taylor
b. Sept. 2, 1884
d. Mar. 7, 1971

James Denton Thead
b. Mar. 31, 1867
d. June 16, 1942

Beula Love Thead
b. Oct. 28, 1874
d. Mar. 29, 1957


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