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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Billingsley
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2002 11:06:28 -0700
Cotter Cemetery, Cotter, Baxter County, AR
Billingsley - large stone with surname only
2 smaller stones with no Billingsley surname.
Mary Kate Wilson
26 Sep 1873 - 2 Mar 1955
3 Apr 1872 - 6 Jul 1941
Hatch, Batch and Dispatch an index to
Baxter Bulletin newspaper of Mountain Home, AR
Jul 11, 1941
Albert Billingsley 69 pioneer merchant of Cotter died Sun in a Memphis
hospital. Burial was in Cotter Cemetery. Survivors are his wife, a daughter
Mrs Bill Douglas of Memphis, two brothers Ed Billingsley of Melbourne and
Roscoe Billingsley of Fort Worth, Texas and one grandson Judge Douglas of
Cotter. (another article same date: he was born in Franklin, s/o Mr & Mrs
An earlier article dated Mar 7, 1941reports the death of his brother:
Funeral for Austin Billingsley 63 of Wayne, Okla, held at Purcell, Okl.
Survivors are his wife, 4 sons; Boyce, Baker, Dan and Berry and 3 brothers;
Ed of Melbourne, Albert of Cotter and Oscar of Fort Worth, Tex. He was a
native of Izard County.
Another article dated Jul 9, 1943
Edward Billingsley 73 deid Tuesday. Survivors are his wife, a son Baxter
Billingsley, a daughter; Mrs Vernon Shell of Amarillo, Tex and a brother
Roscoe Billingsley of Wayne, Okla. Burial was in Melbourne Cemetery.
Wonder if Roscoe was left out of Austin's obit or if Oscar was a mistake ? ?
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