Rutherford Cemetery

Independence County, Arkansas


Entry to Rutherford Cemetry

Entry to Rutherford Cemetery

Large Rutherford Marker in Rutherford Cemetery

Large Tombstone

I want to express by appreciation to  Patricia "Patti" Heath for providing this information. This cemetery is located on the property of the Eastman company in Independence County, Arkansas, and only relatives are allowed to visit it.  There is always the chance of error. Please verify facts for yourself.


Medford Montgomery Rutherford
b. 1873 d. 1956
Husband of Jennie (Cook) Rutherford and son of Senator
James Rutherford and Mariah Louisa (Hynson)


Medford Montgomery Rutherford tombstone


Jennie (Cook) Rutherford
b. 1 Nov 1878 d. 1961
Wife of Medford Montgomery Rutherford and daughter of
Col. Virgil Young Cook and Mildred Ophelia (Lamb)Cook.


Jennie Cook Rutherford tomstone


Senator James Rutherford
b. 7 Jul 1825 d. 6 Feb 1914
Husband of Mariah Louisa (Hynson) Rutherford and son
of Walter Blythe Rutherford and Sarah (McTyre)


Senator James Rutherford's tombstone


Mariah Louisa (Hynson) Rutherford
b. 24 Jan 1841 d. 9 Apr 1921
Wife of Senator James Rutherford and daughter of Henry
Ringgold Hynson and Eliza Ann (Magness) Hynson.


Mariah Louisa Hynson Rutherford's tombstone


James Blith Rutherford
b. 8 Feb 1869 d. 26 May 1964
Son of Senator James Rutherford and Mariah Louisa
(Hynson) Rutherford.


James Blith Rutherford's tombstone


Sophia Amelia Rutherford
b. 22 Jul 1880 d. 8 Sep 1902
Daughter of Senator James Rutherford and Mariah Louisa
(Hynson) Rutherford.


Sophia Amelia Rutherford's tombstone



George E. Rutherford Jr.
b. 29 Mar 1933 d. 27 Aug 1995




George R. Rutherford
Husband of Opal B. Rutherford



Opal B. Rutherford
Wife of George R. Rutherford



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