RED HILL CHURCH CEMETERY
Submitted by Dowie Ecroyd, Hooks, Texas, Colone Roosevelt Ecroyd, McHenry,
MS and Carol Saucier, Pensacola, FL
Smith, Julia b. 11/2/1925 d. Smith, Seth William b. 9/10/1922 d.
Smith, Donnie, b. 8/26/1929 d.Smith, Douglas C. b. 8/24/1924 d.
Smith, Douglas R. (Randy) b. 8/12/1951 d. 6/10/1995Smith, Russell
William (Rusty) b. 11/7/1958, d.
Smith, Carolyn S. b. 6/7/1942, d.Smith, Mizell A., b. 11/18/1940 d.
Smith, Estelle D. b. 6/23/1922 d. 12/22/1997Smith, Virgil b.
3/11/1919, d. 11/16/1988
Stevens, Marie D. , b. 1/20/1924 d.Steven, Harold (Foots) b.
4/19/1920 d. 9/12/1990
Dedeaux, Lonnie Port b. 5/21/1921, d. 9/21/1991Dedeaux, Lottie
Broadus b. 9/23/1917 d.
Smith, Louise D. b. 11/7/1932 d.Smith, Eld Fred, b. 9/29/1929 d.
Rester, Lotie D. b. 3/21/1917, d. 12/24/1995Rester, Eld. Jesse L.
(Shorty) b. 2/7/1917, d. 4/24/1973
Rester, Harold Royce, Jr. b. 7/19/1981, d. 7/23/1981Chaney, James
edward b. 1/12/1926, d. 1/16/1997
Sweeney, Tommie Lou, b. 12/1/1925Castilow, William Edgar, b.
11/19/1907, d. 11/6/1979
Castilow, Jessie Daughdrill, b. 12/28/1918, d. 5/14/1986Dedeaux,
Earnest, b. 9/27/1913, d. 11/22/1977
Akers, Arvize L. b. 1/1/1915, d. 10/5/1986Boxhorn, Lucille L. b.
5/26/1920, d. 4/20/1984
Ladner, Victor b. 12/13/1911, d. 12/8/1978Ladner, Dorothy L., b.
Ladner, Joe Clarence, b. 7/18/1959, d. 5/28/1977
See Additions Below
There are some that should be added or corrected in the Red Hill
Church Cemetery. This Church was The Red Hill Paramount Baptist
Church, Cemetery. I went personally to this Cemetery with a resident
that knew, they camped there and let the children play there when
the cemetery was in better shape than it is now. Hunters have go in
and taken up the wooden markers and made camp fires with them. Some
were beautiful hand carved permanent type wood, cedar and cypress
that would have been there for years to come, had not they had been
Barbara Pearce b. Sept. 15 - 1806 / d. Jan. 28 - 1888
Peter Fairley b. Dec. 24 - 1798 / d. Aug. 16 -
Millice Ann Fairley b. Sept. 18 - 1820 / d. Nov. 29 -
James S. Byrd (Sidney)b. Apr. 18 - 1823 / d. Oct. 13 - 1871
(wife) Susan Carter b. 1828 d. 1856 buried in Long Beach,
MS. first and relocated here at his death. (James was a Lay
Preacher is probably why he was buried here.)
Katharine Fairley b. ----?--- / d. July 31
William W. Fairley b. Apr. 22 - 1848 / d. July 24 - 1873
James Pearce b. Feb. 14 - 1814 / d. Nov. 07 - 1886
Isaiah Breland b. --- ? -- / d. Sept.
16 - 1898 ( husband of Pauline Breland)
This area was a Fairley Plantation many years ago. As
Always, Melvin Byrd