Holly Springs Cemetery
Mena Arkansas

This Service has been brought to you by
Vision Realty in Mena, Arkansas

Location Information
Four miles Northeast of Mena on property owned by Odis Bowen (3/3/1984)
Township 2 South, Range 30 West
Parcel #  ?

Some of the Edwards descendents still live in Mena, as of 3/3/1984.

This cemetery was in existence in the 1860's and 1870s.  Many graves have been lost to the fields and some tombstones destroyed by machinery before a fence was put around the cemetery.

Mr. Lynn Harris remembers a Lewis family being buried here, although there are no markers or tombstones for their graves.  Lynn Harris' sister, Fern Wiles, gave the following information on her father who is buried in this cemetery.  There is no marker for his grave.

The cemetery covers about one-third of an acre of land.  There are signs of several other graves, but they cannot be identified.

? Edwards - d Oct 6, 1877 - 4 yrs-9 mos-3 days - (son of R. S. & M) - Stone is broken-first name is not legible.

Edwards, Mary Fried - 1849-1912
Edwards, Robert Lee - 1889-1936
Edwards, Robert Siniona - 1843-1918
Edwards, Samuel Holder - 1887-1943

Harris, Fred G. - 5/1890-8/2/1927 - (no marker for grave)
Please visit the Polk County Library.  There is a genealogy section at the library.  Or, check www.FindaGrave.com as the Polk County Genealogy Society (Mary L Broderick)  is attempting to put all of this information on the FindAGrave site along with the Markers for the Graves.  It is a massive undertaking.

Click here to change or add information about this Cemetery

Back to Top of Page

This Community Web Site, www.VisionMena.com has been brought to you by
Vision Realty in Mena Arkansas, REALTORS®
500 Mena Street, P O Box 192, Mena, AR 71953
479-394-1111 ~ Fax:  479-394-0003 ~ Copyright 2001 through 2015
07/16/15 07:28 PM


Vision Mena has over 3,000 Pages on its web site.  We highly recommend if you are searching for a specific page that you use the link below:   "Quick Link".
Quick Link (Site Maps)
Cemetery Information
Cemetery Input Form
Holly Grove Cemetery
Holly Springs Cemetery
Howard Cemetery
Real Estate Information
Real Estate for Sale
Real Estate for Rent
Retiring in Mena
Buyer & Seller Guide
Vision Services
Contact Vision Realty
Our Vision is Your Vision!

500  Mena St.
Mena, AR 71953
Community Information
Community Links
Community Links Site Map
City & County Government
Trade Area of Mena Arkansas
Arkansas Information Directory
Yellow Pages
Area Churches
All About Mena
Utility Companies
Area Communities
Clubs & Organizations
Special Events Calendar
Ask ?'s & Add Info
Input Forms