Kyser Cemetery, Kaufman County, Texas

Kyser Cemetery

Kaufman County, Texas

Take Highway 243 between Kaufman and Canton. Turn on County Road 109 at the Kyser Cemetery sign, go 2.2 miles to County Road 109A take a right and go 7/10 miles to County Road 109C and take a left. Go to the end of the road and to the left is the locked gate that has the name of Kyser on it. Permission will be needed to open the gate but there is a walk-thru if you would like to walk to the cemetery.

This is a very old family cemetery with several broken stones. It is well kept by the Kyser family and is surrounded by a chain link fence.

Enumerated by Nina Hendricks, Donnie Hendricks, and Ron Holmes, August 16, 2008

Barrett Faye Barrett, July 4, 1925-July 9, 2007 (Funeral Home Marker)
Bass Jack W. Bass father, Jan. 2l7, 1944-Nov. 13, 1985, Military stone: “Jack W. Bass Jr. Pvt. U.S. Army 1944-1985”
Jack Wilford Bass, Sept. 4, 1920-Mar. 7, 1994, Married Oct. 20, 1942, “Father” on footstone (Double stone with Myrtle Raymond Bass)
Myrtle Raymond Bass, Sept. 11, 1924-June 21, 1993, Married Oct. 20, 1942, “Mother” on footstone (Double stone with Jack Wilford Bass)
Bledsoe Daughter Bledsoe, Daughter of Sadie & Mark Bledsoe, Oct 18, 1914 – Mar 15, 1917, “Little Add” on footstone
Clark A. C. Clark, Dec 20, 1845 – Feb 12, 1871
Cox Annie F. Cox, Jan. 21, 1929, Married Sept. 29, 1944, Inscriptions: “If tears could build a stairway, and memories a lane, I’d walk right up to heaven and bring you home again” (Double stone with W. M. Cox)
Charles Cox, Son of Hazel & H. H. Cox, Jr., Born and Died Dec 25, 1939
Daniel Cox, Son of Douglas & Patricia Cox, Jan 3, 1969 – Feb 12, 1969
David A. Cox, Nov. 12, 1947-July 21, 1981, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”
Elsie Padge Cox, July 21, 1906-May 9, 1999, Married Jan. 18, 1922, Inscription: “Together Forever” (Double Stone with Henry Homer Cox)
H. H. Cox, Jan 3, 1923, Married Feb 1, 1939 (Double Stone with Hazel L. Cox)
Hazel L. Cox, Feb 26, 1923-June 14, 1986, Married Feb 1, 1939 (Double Stone with H. H. Cox)
Henry Homer Cox, Nov. 28, 1894-June 23, 1976, Married Jan. 18, 1922, Inscription: “Together Forever” (Double Stone with Elsie Padge Cox)
Infant son of John P. and Eula L. Cox, 1907-1907
Mark Edward Cox, Feb 20, 1960-Nov. 22, 1995, Inscription: “John 3:16, Forever in our Hearts”
Robert Dale Cox, Son of H. and Hazel Cox, April 10, 1947
W. M. “Preacher” Cox, Mar. 11, 1924-Oct. 13, 2001, Married Sept. 29, 1944, Inscriptions: “If tears could build a stairway, and memories a lane, I’d walk right up to heaven and bring you home again” (Double stone w/Annie F. Cox)
Denis Dorthy Reed Denis, Nov 16, 1929 – May 28, 1976
Fisher Hester Lorene Fisher, Aug. 13, 1922-Jan 17, 1989 (Double marker with James Edison Fisher)
James Edison Fisher, July 13, 1907-Apr. 11, 1997, Military stone: “Pfc. U.S. Army World War II” (Double Stone with Hester Lorene Fisher)
Katrina Fisher, Feb 8, 1971-Feb 9, 1971, Parents Franklin and Judi Fisher
Franks William Lewis Franks, 1926-1988
Kyser Budy Kyser, Son of M. C. & M. J. Kyser, May 28 1900 – Sept 27, 1900, Inscription: “Gone but not forgotten”
Doris L. Kyser, May 17, 1937-Sept. 4, 2001, Instription: “Loving Mother and Nana”
Effie Kyser, Daughter of M. C. & M. J. Kyser, Feb 7, 1898 – Oct 4, 1900, Inscription: “Gone to a better land”
Eler Kyser, Daughter of M. C. & N. J. Kyser (Should be “M. J.”), Mar 10, 1892 – Sept 21, 1892, Inscription: “Gone to an angel”
Infant Kyser, Infant Daughter of G. & F. J. Kyser, Feb 21, 1898 – Mar 8, 1898, Inscription: “Gone to an angel”
Infant Kyser, Infant Daughter of M. C. & M. J. Kyser, b & d June 2, 1882, Inscription: “Not lost but gone before”ˆ
Infant Kyser, Infant Son of G. & F. J. Kyser, Feb 31, 1898 – Mar 2, 1898, Inscription: “Gone to an angel”
Infant Kyser, Son of M G. & N. J. Kyser, b & d Mar 12, 1888, Inscription: “Budded on earth to bloom in Heaven”
John Kyser, Husband of S. F. Kyser, Mar. 15, 1826-Jan 17, 1897, Inscription: “Our Darling one hath gone before to greet his ????” (Stone broken in many pieces)
John Kyser, This is a replacement stone for the one above but has conflicting dates. “Serg. John H. Kyser, Co. A, 37 Texas Cav., CSA, Mar. 16, 1825-Jan. 17, 1897”
Katrina Kyser, Feb 8, 1971 – Feb 2, 1974
Marcis Kyser, 1849 – Feb 28, 1894, Inscription: “Her happy soul has winged its way to one pure bright eternity” Stone broken
Mary F. Kyser, Aug. 18, 1866-June 24, 1948, Inscription: “In Loving Memory” (Double Stone with Mary F. Kyser)
Medford Son of T. M. and M. F. Kyser, Aug. 12, 1887-Mar. 6, 1900, Inscription: “Gone to a better land”
Thomas M. Kyser, May 10, 1863-May 2, 1918, Inscription: “In Loving Memory” (Double Stone with Mary F. Kyser)
Walter T., Son of T. M. and M. F. Kyser, Oct. 22, 1894-aug. 12, 1895, Inscription: “Gone to a better land”
Long George Allen Long, Dec. 30, 1902-May 15, 1976, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”
Lydia Belisle Long, May 10, 1911-Feb 14, 2006, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”
Mayfield Jannettie Mayfield, Feb 28, 1926, (Triple Stone with Troy Mayfield and Troy Eugene Mayfield)
Troy Eugene Mayfield, July 29, 1952 – June 8, 1970, Triple Stone with Jannettie Mayfield and Troy Mayfield)
Troy Mayfield, Sept. 9, 1918-Sept 9, 1971 (Triple Stone with Jannettie Mayfield and Troy Eugene Mayfield)
McMillan Dylan Wayne McMillan, Nov. 5, 1993, Inscription: “In Our Hearts Forever”
Pate Tommy Earl Pate, Mar. 1941-Mar. 1941
Raymond Annie Lee Raymond, Apr 2, 1882 – Mar 18, 1908, Inscription: “Gone from our home but not from our hearts” “Mother” on footstone. Double stone with Willie H. Raymond (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Bessie M. Raymond, May 23, 1910 – Nov 8, 1980, Inscription: “Gone from our home but not from our hearts” “Mom” on footstone. Double stone with Edgar A. Raymond (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Dewvall Raymond, Sept 9, 1903 – May 6, 1972, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”, “Son” on footstone (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Edgar A. Raymond, Mar 8, 1908 – Dec 2, 1979, Inscription: “Gone from our home but not from our hearts” “Dad” on footstone. Double stone with Bessie M. Raymond (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Hardy M. Raymond, July 10, 1898 – Aug 20, 1949, “Dad” on footstone
Harrison S. Raymond, Feb 29, 1904 – Jan 10, 1905
James M. Raymond, Son of J. M. & M. J. Raymond, Feb 14, 1900 – May 2, 1900, Inscription: “Budded on earth to bloom in Heaven”
James M. Raymond, Son of J. M. & M. J. Raymond, Feb 14, 1900 – May 2, 1900, Inscription: “Budded on earth to bloom in Heaven”
Jim M. Raymond, Aug 15, 1928 – Dec 13, 1928, Inscription: “Our Darling Baby”
Jim M. Raymond, June 15, 1870 – Nov 9, 1925 “Papa” on footstone, (Double stone with Minnie J. Raymond), Inscription: “Precious Memories”
Joseph M. Raymond, Jan 16, 1881 – Aug 26, 1881, (Double stone with Lillie V. Raymond)
Lillie V. Raymond, Mar 29, 1877 – Oct 3, 1878 (Double stone with Joseph M. Raymond)
Mable R. Raymond, Sept 20, 1902 – May 1, 1972, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”, “Daughter” on footstone (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Maggie Mae Raymond, Wife of Haywood Raymond, Aug 22, 1902 – May 23, 1938, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”
Mary E. Raymond, Oct 1, 1899 – Aug 30, 1966, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”, “Daughter” on footstone (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Mary Raymond (No dates)
Minnie J. Raymond, July 9, 1876 – July 21, 1964, “Mama” on footstone, (Double stone with Jim M. Raymond), Inscription: “Precious Memories”
Minnie Lee Raymond, Daughter of J. H. & Maggie Raymond, Feb 8, 1927 – Apr 11, 1956, Inscription: “In Loving Memory”
Nora “Dee” Raymond, Feb. 7, 1911-Dec. 18, 1999, Inscription: Precious are the children”
Ruby L. Raymond, Apr. 20, 1926-Dec. 22, 1998 (Double stone with William M. Raymond)
Sam Raymond (No dates)
Sarah Lee Raymond, Daughter of W. H. & Annie Lee Raymond, July 15 1898 – June 10, 1899 (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
William B. Raymond, July 28, 1897 – Jan 19, 1909 “Bud” on footstone
William H. Raymond, Son of W. H. & Annie Raymond, July 13, 1897 – Dec 1897 (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
William M. Raymond, Nov.18, 1920-Mar. 9, 1982, (Military stone at foot. “Pvt. U.S. Army, World War II”, (Double Stone with Ruby L. Raymond)
Willie H. Raymond, Mar 7, 1879 – May 7, 1954, Inscription: “Gone from our home but not from our hearts” “Daddy” on footstone. Double stone with Annie Lee Raymond (Inside wrought iron fence with other members of Raymond family)
Roland Arenia Roland, Daughter of G. W. and I. A. Roland, Inscription: “Gone but not forgotten” Stone broken in several pieces
D. L., Son of G. W. and I. A. Roland, Nov. 7. 1892-Oct 19, 1897, Inscription: “Gone to a better land”
Sorrells Edward H. Sorrells, Son of Jim and Sadie Sorrells, 1926-1926
Unknown Unknown marked by small footstone: W. T. K.

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