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Bethel Cemetery aka East Sandy
Montgomery County Texas

Go north on IH45. Turn on FM1097 West. Turn right on FM149 North. Turn again to left on FM1097 West. Turn left on Bethel Rd. The cemetery is on right about one block.

If you can add any names or the history of this cemetery, please email me. Email for a lookup of this cemetery in Montgomery County Cemetery Books, Volume II.


This was taken from the Montgomery County History Book that the MCG&HS published 1981. The land that for Bethel Cemetery was donated by James L. Goodin of Old Dacus.  Also in this article is mentioned the below as buried here.

Willis W. Jernigan b 24 Sep 1879 in Overton, TX d 23 Aug 1953 wife Lou Eddie Goodwin b 2 Sept 1874 d 8 Nov 1955.  They were married 19 Nov 1903 in Montgomery. Most all their families are buried here also.  Willis parents were Stephen D. and Mary S. Jernigan.  Lou Eddie parents were James L. and E. Eddings Ann Goodwin.
If a researcher is aware of an unmarked grave, please send the information to  Jane Keppler.  For lookups for this cemetery in Volume IV MCG&HS cemetery books, click here.

See William T. Beauregard's
transcription for Bethel cemetery.


If you would like your name added as a contact on any of the people that are listed in any cemetery, please Jane Keppler and she will add this information.  This would be a great way to find someone else that may be researching the name you are researching.

 Obituaries found in the Conroe Courier:

Jennie Camp Bailey, 87.  Conroe Funeral Directors.  Funeral 2/19/2005

Melba Ruth Barrett, 71.  Metcalf Funeral Directors.  Funeral 8/6/2003

Mary Brister 79.  Metcalf Funeral Directors 27 Aug 1922 - 20 May 2002.  Born in Montgomery County, Texas,  died in Walker County.
Bobby Joe Brown, Jr. 03 Feb 1960 - 21 June 2002.
Richard Tracy Davis. Richard was born February 21, 1972 in Houston, Texas and passed away December 13, 2005 in Conroe.  Metcalf Funerals & Cremations
A. J. Evans  Mr. Evans was born December 22, 1922 in Keenan, TX and passed away Sept. 25, 2005 in Conroe, TX. He served his country in the U. S. Army. His wife, Gracie Evans, and son, Allen Jerry Evans, both preceded him in death.  Cashner Funeral Home, 936-756-2126
Gene Leon Fowler, 65. Funeral Nov. 5, 2003.  Metcalf Funeral Directors.
Joan A. Hall.  24 Jan 1935 - 25 Dec. 2003.
Varnita V. Heaton Metcalf Funeral Directors 12 Aug 1909 - 15 Aug 2001
Willie Mae Hickman Metcalf Funeral Directors  Miss Hickman was born May 13, 1925, in Bays Chapel, Texas and passed away September 2, 2005, in Conroe, Texas. 
Edith Irene Jager , 86. Metcalf Funeral Directors. Funeral February 7, 2003.
Elinor Johnson, 79. Addison-Smith Funeral Home.  Funeral Nov. 15, 2004
John Cleburn Kellar, 66, of Montgomery, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2002 Cashner Funeral Home & Cemeteries
Carl James "Tuffy" Key, 61, of Montgomery will be held Friday, Aug. 16, 2002, Metcalf Funeral Directors
Mary Lee Kinard , 82. Oscar Johnson Mortuary, Houston, TX. Dec. 18, 1917-May 31, 2000
Charlie Lee Martin, Jr. (CL) Metcalf Funeral Directors Born Oct. 20, 1924 at Dacus, Texas - Died Feb. 18, 2005 at Nacogdoches, Texas
Please contact Paul Martin.
Bonnie Jo Mayer, 68. Metcalf Funeral Directors Mrs. Mayer was born April 19, 1933 in Montgomery, Texas and passed away October 11, 2001, in Tomball, Texas
Charles George Mayer, 74, of Montgomery, will be held at 1p.m., Sat., Feb. 5, 2005. Metcalf Funeral Directors
Albert Lewis Nichols, 56, of Conroe, Texas will be held on Friday, March 12, 2004. Conroe Funeral Directors
Christopher Lee Ray, infant  will be 10 a.m., Thursday, November 15, 2001. Metcalf Funeral Directors

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