Cemetery and Burial Records

There are a number of records available online to search for burials and cemeteries in East Carroll Parish, LA.

Information on Cemeteries in East Carroll Parish

East Carroll Parish, LA/Lake Providence, LA Cemeteries List
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This information has been gathered by our research team through a number of resources.  It includes information on historic as well as current cemeteries in the parish.  Many of the cemeteries are overgrown and hard to access due to neglect.

Burial Records

East Carroll Parish Cemeteries Burial Lists

These lists were created by former East Carroll Parish Clerk of Court, Edna Bishop Brock.  They range from burials up to 1985, up to January 1986, 1985-1994, 1994-July 1998 and are in PDF format. The information was obtained through cemetery searches and can note an obituary printed in the East Carroll Banner Democrat, the funeral home that handled the arrangements, military service, next of kin, age at death, information on the grave or cemetery marker, and other info.


  • NPM = No permanent marker
  • Funeral Home Codes: BFH (Brannum Funeral Home), HFH (Harris Funeral Home)
  • Each cemetery is bookmarked on the toolbar to the left.
  • Use the search function in Adobe Reader to search for a particular surname.


Up to 1985


1994-July 1998

Lake Providence Cemetery

Alsatia Cain Ridge #1 China Grove Burials up to January 1986
Buckmeadow China Grove Cain Ridge #1
Cain Ridge #1 Evergreen Delta Mennonite
China Grove Gailliard Evergreen
Evergreen Gaither Gailliard
Gailliard Good Samaritan Gaither
Gaither Heavenly Rest Good Samaritan
Good Samaritan Henderson Henderson
Heavenly Rest Herringville Heavenly Rest
Henderson King Solomon Herringville
Herringville Lake Providence Jones Plot
Homestead Live Oak King Solomon
King Solomon Lone Star Lake Providence
Lone Star Morning Star Live Oak
Melbourne Mt. Pleasant Lone Star
Mound Mt. Wade Morning Star
Mt. Pleasant Mt. Zion Mt. Pleasant
Mt. Wade New Hope Mt. Wade
New Hope New Light New Hope
New Light New Zion New Light
New Vines Omega New Zion
Panola Panola Omega
Stamboul Providence Memorial Panola
St. John St. John Providence Memorial
St. Mary St. Mary Rose Hill
St. Paul St. Paul Sweet Canaan
Isolated Markers Sweet Canaan St. John
Sweet Canaan Transylvania Baptist St. Mary
Transylvania Baptist Union Baptist Way-A-Way
Waddell/Waddill Way-A-Way



Volunteers from all over the world contribute photos of headstones which can include information on birth and death dates. They also can include the obituary for the deceased.  Not all records for burials in the parish have been entered on FindAGrave.


Another volunteer website.  There are few records available on this site.