Murdock Cemetery, Houston County, Texas

Murdock Cemetery, Houston County, Texas

Thiscemetery is located off of County Road 2423.

Please note that the comments column contains my personal observations and things I thought would be helpful. Also, I recorded every marker, which means, one person may be recorded twice if they had two markers (i.e. a military marker in addition to their family marker). If you have any questions after viewing the list, please e-mail me at Letty Harrington.

This cemetery was photographed by Beth and Jim Hartley on March 30, 2002 and transcribed by Letty Harrington. This transcription is not connected to the Murdock Cemetery or the County of Houston. This information is a personal project only. The information herein is given freely for personal use and can not be linked to any commerical sites. *NOTE: This was transcribed using a digital camera. Click on the hyperlinked name to view image of tombstone.

NAME B. DATE D. DATE INSCRIPTION COMMENTS
ALLEN, Albert A. Oct. 11, 1870 Jan. 20, 1947 Father More Info
BRAMLETT, Gearldine 1936 2001   Funeral Home Marker
BROOKS, Irene Hampton     Nov. 23, 1914 (only one date)  
CHURCHILL, Sarah Ellen 1872 Sept. 1924    
CLARK, Ethel May 29, 1910     Double stone with Jim
CLARK, Jim E. May 3, 1912 Nov. 12, 1988 married May 26, 1943 Double stone with Ethel
CLUIS, Martha A. Feb. 24, 1881 Age 7 mos. dau of R & J. Cluis  
CLUIS, Martha J. Feb. 7, 1857 Mar. 18, 1881 Wife of Richard Cluis  
DARDEN, Gwenith H. Aug. 16, 1917     Double stone with Odis
DARDEN, Odis Leon Apr. 28, 1921 Feb. 17, 1997   Double stone with Gwenith
DARDEN, Ronnie       No dates-handpainted
DOTSON, Dollie Oliver 1875 1900   Double stone with Terry
DOTSON, Terry (Bud) 1871 1939   Double stone with Dollie
FERGUSON, Jack Sept. 30, 1922 Oct. 7, 1967 Texas SSGT HQ Co I BN 112 Inf WWI Military Marker
FERGUSON, M. Faye (Shaver) Oct. 27, 1922 Jun. 19, 1960    
FULMER, John Henry Aug. 16, 1916 Sept. 2, 1986   Other half of dble stone blank
HAYNES, Infant Daughter   Feb. 26, 1930 of Mr. & Mrs. Jack Haynes  
HENDERSON, Alford Oct. 23, 1890 Nov. 19, 1958 Texas PFC HQ Co 149 Telegraph BN WWI Military Marker
HENDERSON, Antelus Jan. 11, 1894 Jan. 19, 1978    
LEWIS, Richard Louis Aug. 21, 1851 Jan. 9, 1922 husband of Jane D. Lewis  
LUCE, Kenneth Ray Oct. 3, 1953 Oct. 14, 1953 infant son of Mr & Mrs Arion Luce  
M.A.C.        
M.J.C.        
MABERRY, Mrs. May Bell May 10, 1882 Jan. 5, 1955 Mother  
MARSHALL, Hoyte 1912 1913    
MARSHALL, Retta 1885 1983   Double stone with William
MARSHALL, William 1884 1938   Double stone with Retta
MCCLAIN, W.A. (Gus) 1876 1931    
MURDOCK, A.E. Feb. 17, 1891 Jan. 5, 1923    
MURDOCK, Arthur M. 1924 1935    
MURDOCK, Clarice B. 1891 1971   Double stone with Ira
MURDOCK, Earl S. Feb. 24, 1910 Feb. 13, 1997 married Sept. 21, 1929 Double stone with Edith
MURDOCK, Edith Nichols Dec. 10, 1914   Children: Joann, Jerice Double stone with Earl
MURDOCK, H.S. Oct. 12, 1837 Dec. 17, 1922    
MURDOCK, Homer S. Dec. 9, 1907 Sept. 28, 1918    
MURDOCK, Inf. Dau   Oct. 9, 1907 of Mr. & Mrs. I.T. Taylor  
MURDOCK, Ira Taylor 1886 1972 Married 1906 Double stone with Clarice
MURDOCK, Laura S. Jan. 7, 1895     Double stone with Lewis
MURDOCK, Lewis N. Sept. 17, 1894     Double stone with Laura
MURDOCK, Lewis Norman Sept. 17, 1894 Mar. 26, 1983 PFC WWI Military Marker
MURDOCK, Martha   1873 Wife of H.S. Murdock 1st Grave in this cemetery
MURDOCK, Mary E. Feb. 20, 1862 Apr. 1, 1943    
PAYNE, Auzell   1920 Daughter Triple stone with W.T. & Florence
PAYNE, Florence   1934 Wife Triple stone with W.T. & Auzell
PAYNE, W.T. (Dock)   1928   Triple stone with Florence & Auzell
PENDERGRASS, Fraty 1869 1931   Double stone with Wm.
PENDERGRASS, Wm. Edgar 1864 1932   Double stone with Fraty
RUBY, Maudie B. Apr. 22, 1922 Feb. 2, 2000 Mother  
SHAVER, George W. 1874 1933   Double stone with Hattie
SHAVER, Hattie T. 1881 1955   Double stone with George
SHAVER, Infant Sept. 10, 1909 Nov. 12, 1909 of George W. & Hattie Shaver  
SHAVER, Nannie Lou Aug. 4, 1872 Oct. 6, 1901 wife of George W. Shaver  
SUMMERLIN, George A. McElvany Mar. 23, 1907 Aug. 1, 1990    
SUMMERLIN, Hazel Murdock Sept. 11, 1904 Apr. 12, 1990    
TEPERA, Ben, Jr. Nov. 14, 1937   married Jun. 25, 1960 Double stone with Ethel
TEPERA, Ethel (Pat) Eddins Jul. 23, 1943 Aug. 18, 1996   Double stone with Ben
UNMARKED (3)        
UNMARKED (6)        
UNMARKED (8)        
WEISINGER, Addie Ingram May 15, 1887 Sept. 11, 1916    
WEISINGER, Annie Ingram Sept. 1, 1889 Nov. 18, 1929    
WEISINGER, Betty Jun. 18, 1914 Sept. 1, 1915    
WEISINGER, Callie Matilda Nov. 20, 1885 Feb. 28, 1968    
WEISINGER, Emmitt        
WEISINGER, G.W. Dec. 19, 1877 Dec. 3, 1952    
WEISINGER, Henry E. Ju. 8, 1908 Dec. 24, 1984 married Mar. 17, 1928 Double stone with Katy
WEISINGER, Henry Ray Dec. 17, 1931 May 17, 1962 Sonny  
WEISINGER, Holloway Oct. 5, 1920 May 17, 1933    
WEISINGER, Horace Rube Aug. 1, 1904 Aug. 18, 1963    
WEISINGER, James David Apr. 30, 1962 Oct. 27, 1993 Beloved Brother, Son and Friend  
WEISINGER, Katy Lane Sept. 9, 1910     Double stone with Henry
WEISINGER, Leona Feb. 8, 1907 May 3, 1994    
WEISINGER, Martha L.   Nov. 5, 1896 His Wife-Aged 54 Years Double stone with Ruben
WEISINGER, Paul E. Ju. 29, 1882 Oct. 8, 1972    
WEISINGER, Ruben J. Feb. 4, 1839 May 30, 1918   Double stone with Martha
WEISINGER, Savanna        
WEISINGER, Taylor        
WEISINGER, Travis Lee Dec. 13, 1913 Apr. 24, 1997   Double stone with Virginia
WEISINGER, Vera Liles Oct. 16, 1896 Jul. 19, 1980    
WEISINGER, Virginia Lucille May 17, 1921 Dec. 17, 1977   Double stone with Travis
WILLIAMSON, Mary Jul. 29, 1871 Oct. 25, 1916 Dear mother we miss you  

Last Updated on 4/7/2002
By Letty Harrington
Email: lettyein@hotmail.com