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If you have death records for people who died in Rusk County and would like to submit them, please contact me but I do not intentionally post records for living persons.

The TXGenWeb Rusk County Archives holds death records taken from the Texas State Death Index from 1964-1984 and local records from 1961.
The LDS History Center Online has Texas Death Certificates 1890-1976.


ARMSTRONG, Benjamin Franklin died August 20, 1941, in Laneville, buried at Maple Grove Cemetery.
ARMSTRONG, Lucinda Ann Foshee died 1879, in Henderson.
ARMSTRONG, Ruben died June 24, 1969, in Henderson, buried at Maple Grove Cemetery.
ARNOLD, Vera C died May 17 1971, in Shreveport, LA, buried at Martin.
BRADBERRY, Sherri died in Henderson.
BURLESON/BURNS, Bessie died Jan 19, 1919, in Henderson, buried at or near Millville.
BURLESON, James Henry died Jan 8, 1919, in Henderson, buried at or near Millville.
CANNATELLA, Jo Ann died August 30, 1944, in Mt. Enterprise, buried at Maple Grove Cemetery.
CHANDLER, Mary Elizabeth died November 14, 1929, in Henderson, Tx, buried at Union Springs Cemetery, Corrigan, TX.
COLWELL, Annville COGBURN died December 25, 1910, in Henderson, buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery.
COLWELL, John Jacob died September 23, 1887, in Henderson, buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery.
COLWELL, Thomas H. died August 30, 1926, in Henderson, buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery.
COX, Carl died in Henderson.
THORNTON, C. T. died Febuary 9, 1993, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
EDWARDS, Eunice Mapps died January 4, 1975, in Galveston, buried at Price Cemetery in Rusk, Texas.
EDWARDS, Marwill James Sr Died March 13, 1998, in Dallas, Texas, buried at Price Cemetery, Rusk, Texas.
FIELDS, Chief Richard died February 1827, in Pirtle.
GEORGE, Loretta Elaine died August 02, 1959.
HALLMARK, Camron, Z Died 11-30-2007, in Mt.Enterprise.
HAM, Charlie Allison died December 10, 1959, buried at Ebenezer Cemetery.
HAM, Pauline Poovey died March 16, 1945, in Henderson, buried at Ebenezer Cemetery.
HUGHES, Jesse James died June 07, 1938, in Henderson.
HUNT, Axie Pearl Poovey died July 04, 1919, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
HUNT, Infant died July 1919.
HUNT, Mildred died July 04, 1919.
KELLY, Rachel Armstrong died August 21, 1931, in Minden, buried at Maple Grove Cemetery.
KELLY, Walter died May 24, 1943.
MILLS, Amanda died April 25, 1930, buried at Crim's Chapel Cemetery.
MILLS, Ira died December 03, 1940, in Laneville, buried at Union Springs Cemetery.
MILLS, John Hiram died January 13, 1957, in Mt. Enterprise, buried at Shiloh Cemetery.
MOORE, Amanda Peters died January 15, 1936, buried at King Cemetery.
MOORE, J R Owen died August 03, 1925, buried at King Cemetery.
POOVEY, Arch Frazier died April 12, 1963, in Henderson.
POOVEY, Ashsah Wood Wallace died June 06, 1904, in Minden, buried at Shiloh Cemetery.
POOVEY, Augusta Frazier died May 12, 1938, in Henderson, buried at Pleasant Valley Cemetery (Dallas County).
POOVEY, Christian Lucretia McCallum died September 08, 1900, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Duncan McCallum died July 26, 1921, in Minden, buried at Shiloh Cemetery.
POOVEY, Gracie Lanorah died August 01, 1908, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Infant died February 01, 1899, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Infant died May 30, 1897, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Joseph W B died February 06, 1924, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Lavenia V died March 24, 1876, in Henderson, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Nancy Haney died February 17,1979, in Henderson, buried at Maple Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Permilla Nettie Cook died September 1932.
POOVEY, Robert Alexander died October 28, 1930, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
POOVEY, Sarah Ann Welch died December 17, 1935, buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.
SHUMATE, Lula Maude died January 23, 1944, in Mt Enterprise, buried at Ross Cemetery.
THOMAS, Arvil Dwain died March 9, 2002, in Tyler, buried at Martin.
THORNTON, George Minor died February 17, 1941, in Los Angeles County, California, buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Chatsworth, CA.
THORNTON, John Armstrong died February 22, 1962, in Van Nuys, California, buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Chatsworth, CA.
TORKELTON, Abe died on 07/19/1979, in Rusk County.
TURNER, Benjamin M. died May 21, 1950, in Rusk County, buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery..
WALLACE, Harvey Alexander died September 01, 1865, buried at Shiloh Cemetery.
WALLACE, Infant died August 1865, buried at Shiloh Cemetery.
WALLACE, Thomas Stanhope died March 01, 1886, buried at Shiloh Cemetery.
WELCH, Nancy Ann Buckner died August 23, 1911, buried at Welch Cemetery.
WHITE, E F J Muckleroy. Nickname may be Jennie.
WOOD, Matilda Mayhew died February 06, 1876.
WOODWARD, Jane CHASE died 1890 in Rusk County, buried Fortson Cemetery.
WOODWARD, Jordan died 1907 in Rusk County, buried Fortson Cemetery.