I recently visited a cemetery that is called Sweet Moments Cemetery in Brookland, Craighead Co. Arkansas.It was Established: Early 1800s and the Directions are: Turn west on County road 792 at Goobertown Store (outside of Brookland Arkansas going toward Paragould Arkansas on Hwy 49 North) then turn north on County road 791. Go north approximately ¾ mile to the first crossroads. Turn west (Left) on County road 761. The cemetery will be on the right side of the road approximately ½ mile.I found the following graves located there.
(These 2 were hand painted stones) David Atlas Canamore, he was Born: Jan. 20, 1870 and he Died: Oct. 16, 1945. His stone had a duck painted on it. His wife Sarah Elizabeth Teal Canamore, she was Born: November 6,1937 and she Died: Novemeber 6, 1937. (Note obit. below).
Sarah Elizabeth Teal Canamore November 6, 1937 Jonesboro Sun
Death Calls Mrs. Sarah Canamore Mrs. Sarah E. Canamore, 50, died at her home at Shuggtown, Friday afternoon at 5 p.m.following an illness of pneumonia.
Surviving are six daughters, Mrs. Florence Black, Trumann; Mrs. Ruby Johnson, Wynne; Mrs. Opal Oliver, Paragould; Mrs. Lena Johnston, Paragould; Mrs. Viola Veal, Cash; Mrs. Alba Byerly, Trumann; and three sons, Robert P. Canamore, Dell; Willie Canamore, Wilborn, Mo.; and Woodrow Canamore, Manila.
Forty-four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren survive.
Funeral rites were held at Sweet Moments this afternoon at two o'clock with interment at the Sweet Moments Cemetery.In charge is the Emerson Burns Funeral Home.
In the same cemetery, the names of the following include:
James I. Canamore: the son of J.A. & S.E. Canamore.He was Born: Aug.19,1894 and he Died: July 14, 1895. His marker states "He budid on Earth and he bloomed in Heaven.
Ora Lee Canamore: she was Born: Oct.27,1893 and she Died: Jan.28,1919. Her marker states "IN MEMORY OF THE WOODSMEN" and it is in the woodsmen circle.It also states that she was a kind and affectionate wife, a kind mother and a friend to all.
Georgia Ann Canamore: Born: April 6,1880 and Died: July 28, 1950.It only states "Mother"
Willie Jacob Canamore: Born: December 30,1878 and Died: May 21,1948.It only states "Father"