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Benton County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Benton County

Index to Locations

  • Cole Camp Cole Camp Memorial Cemetery
  • Warsaw Riverside Cemetery
  • Warsaw Warsaw City Cemetery

    Cole Camp Memorial Cemetery
    Cole Camp, Benton County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Cleo Paul Junge (1900-1961) — also known as C. P. Junge — of Cole Camp, Benton County, Mo. Born in Cole Camp, Benton County, Mo., December 12, 1900. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Benton County, 1935-44. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1961 (age about 60 years). Interment at Cole Camp Memorial Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, April 29, 1925, to Pearl Eickhoff.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Riverside Cemetery
    Warsaw, Benton County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Herbert Miles (1854-1928) — also known as Charles H. Miles — of Moundville, Vernon County, Mo.; Warsaw, Benton County, Mo. Born in Bremer County, Iowa, July 31, 1854. Republican. School teacher; president, Cooper College, Moundville, Mo.; newspaper editor and publisher; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Benton County, 1919-20; defeated, 1908. Died in Warsaw, Benton County, Mo., July 31, 1928 (age 74 years, 0 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Caroline Elizabeth (Brown) Miles (1824-1907) and John Miles (1827-1910); married, February 24, 1895, to Minnie Terpening (1865-1937).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Warsaw City Cemetery
    Warsaw, Benton County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Samuel Parks (1812-1875) — of Benton County, Mo. Born in Kentucky, 1812. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Benton County, 1875; died in office 1875. Died in Warsaw, Benton County, Mo., January 19, 1875 (age about 62 years). Interment at Warsaw City Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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