Missionary Ridge Cemetery
(Mesquite Cemetery)
updated March 24, 2006
Mesquite, Dona Ana County, New Mexico
Compiled by Marcena Thompson, Mary Jane Robitaille and Elisa Silva.
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This cemetery has two names. One small sign reads Mesquite Cemetery
and a larger sign reads Missionary Ridge Cemetery. This cemetery is located
off I-10 to Mesquite. Turn right on the frontage  road to the cemetery sign,
turn right on dirt road and stay to your left. 
Aaron Alfred A                   30-Jul-18     18-Feb-65
Aaron Alfred Eugene              7-Oct-43      21-Apr-69
Aaron Effie E S                  3 Mar 1897    30-Mar-45
Aaron Grover                     20 Sep 1891   ns
Acosta Magali                    23-Mar-01     23-Mar-01
Acosta Pedro S                   24-Oct-11     5-Jun-98
Acosta Querida Nuestra           28-May-32     9-Jun-93
Acosta Raul M                    11-Oct-66     19-Aug-82
Acosta Sara Nova                 20-Jun-36     17-Jun-89
Adams Douglas Bryant Sr          9-Feb-42      26-May-95
Aguilar Maria Ofelia Garcia      9-Sep-24      3-Feb-99
Aguirre Luisa R                  1903          1952
Aguirre Santiago                 10-Jul-67     17-Aug-94
Allen Dona                       5-Sep-38      9-Jun-39
Almarez Josefina Cervantes       19-Mar-33     18-Mar-95
Altman Perry B                   1919          1937
Anaya Alfonso                    1-May-87      ns
Anaya Annella                    19-Nov-83     9-Sep-87
Anaya Hermelinda                 19-Jul-55     9-Sep-87
Arelland Maria Guadalupe Perez   8-Dec-06      1-May-02
Avalos Juliana M                 16-Feb-39     17-Mar-88
Avena Mauricio Jacobo Diaz       15-Jan-79     7-Mar-96
Babcock Charles Elmer            1872          1935
Baker Delmer C                   21-Jan-22     29-Dec-40
Baker Elbert L                   22-Sep-09     14-Feb-45
Baker Ernest A                   30 Mar 1889   17-Jun-48
Baker Rebecca J                  5 Jul 1889    19-Jan-82
Balboa Roberto L                 13-Jun-29     20-Dec-02
Barnes Wm B                      3-Jun-40      Infant
Beasley Austin                   1878          1938
Beasley Edith B                  10-Jan-05     2-Apr-68
Beasley Herman R                 20-Jun-36     31-Aug-83
Beasley Houston                  1884          1954
Beasley Idar                     25 Nov 1891   17-Mar-71
Beasley Sarah Virginia           1861          1952
Beasley W F                      20 Jul 1894   17-Mar-63
Benito ns                        1992          1995
Beyers Joshua P                  8-Oct-86      21-Jan-97
Blood George D                   18 Nov 1886   19-Apr-61
Blyth David Baby                 30-Sep-39     ns
Brice Lila                       1906          1937
Brumley Henry Allen              13-Aug-52     9-Feb-99
Brumley Walter James
Bullard Jackson L                ns            ns
Bullard Jackson L                16 Aug 1893   5.May 1949
Bullard Mattie                   17 Jan 1897   9-Jan-65
Burciaga Manuel                  16-Mar-67     25-Jul-99
Burrow Alvie Vernon              12-Mar-12     1-Jan-35
Burrow Shirley Baby              6-Feb-26      8-Mar-26
Bush Illena May                  1990          1965
Bush Ulysses G                   13 Feb 1890   3-Jan-64
Cahoon Eugene Monroe             1969          1952
Cahoon Georgia Ann               1969          1953
Cahoon Homer W                   25 Nov 1893   10-Oct-77
Cahoon Todd Pearl                2-Apr-01      6-Nov-99
Cajen Ana Lisie Chuck            3-Apr-66      6-Aug-90
Caldwell Lucille                 1896          1983
Caldwell Wm                      1880          1947
Carranza Maria Del Consuelo      7-Dec-54      10x1994
Castello Braulio                 21-Jun-51     84 yrs
Castro Jose Alfredo              19-Jan-02     20-Jan-02
Cervantes Esperanza              8-Sep-20      5-Sep-86
Chacon Petra Armendaniz De       18-Jan-33     10-Sep-00
Chavez John Philip               3-Nov-64      3-Nov-64
Chavez Teresa                    1916          1990
Chavira Daniel S                 27-Feb-70     28-Jan-00
Chelo Consuelo T                 8-Nov-31      24-May-98
Chris Wendland                   18 Dec 1890   28-Mar-78
Collier Aaron                    29-Jul-49     19-Dec-94
Collier Aymon I                  20-May-53     12-Jun-67
Collier Izella                   1880          1955
Collier John                     1875          1946
Collier John W                   11-Nov-03     20-Dec-72
Collier Sallie Mae               26-Jan-12     3-Sep-96
Contreras Joaquina               20 Agu 1905   21-Oct-99
Contreras Juliana C              1894          1965
Contreras Santiago               1887          1967
Cook Albert                      19 Dec 1882   31-Oct-55
Cook Baby                        1939          ns
Cook Zela Ellen                  29 Jul 1898   10-Oct-37
Cooper Bennie Kirkman            15-Sep-35     16-Sep-35
Cooper Nancy E                   1873          1935
Cooper Paris K                   1867          1954
Copeland Aaron C                 15-May-15     30-Sep-53
Copeland Antoinette C            17-Feb-20     ns
Corpening Orphia                 1893          1947
Crawford John Fred               1891          1961
Crawford Myra S                  1902          ns
Dominguez Gustavo Leopard D Jr   15-Feb-53     15-Dec-95
Duran Enrique Gomez              28-Aug-74     23-Dec-93
Duran Pilar M                    9-Apr-41      24-Mar-67
Edson Earl W                     1911          1970
Edson Verna G                    1883          1976
Elloise Isa                      4-Feb-09      ns
Elry Ira                         30-Apr-57     12-May-88
Esdon Eugene L                   1882          1967
Espinoza Juan                    1893          1964
Esposa Hijos E                   11 May 1891   10-Feb-63
Estrada Paula                    15 Jan 1899   1-Feb-84
Fabela Marcos                    7-Oct-51      1-Jan-00
Fabela Rosa C                    30-Aug-50     15-Jan-03
Fails Glenn I                    1901          1945
Ferrales Maria Isbel             16-Oct-70     26-Mar-72
Ferroles Juan S                  29-May-18     16-Dec-82
Field                            1914          1959
Field Clifford V                 2-Dec-10      11-Mar-63
Field Evelyn                     8 May 1882    23-Dec-51
Field Pierce                     1883          1934
Fisher Sandra                    1950          1952
Flores Juan G                    10-Jun-22     7-May-88
Floyd Pauline J                  1864          1943
Floyd Wm                         1862          1952
Floyd Wm H                       1886          1977
Foreman Edward E                 15-Apr-25     8-Feb-85
Foreman Jeannice A               5-Aug-32      ns
Franco Jose V                    5 Aug 1888    6-Apr-74
Franco Severa M                  30 Oct 1891   13-Apr-77
Freeman Phillips                 1884          1963
Fryer Corky                      1939          ns
Garcia Brianna                   24-Jul-02     24-Jul-02
Garcia Eva                       9-May-31      11-Nov-72
Garcia Jose Andres               30-Nov-43     21-Feb-01
Garcia Pricilia                  18-Jul-02     27-Jan-03
Gardner Estella A Richman        1874          1961
Gelgado Pablita M                15-May-07     15-Sep-98
Gillespie Ella C                 1889          1971
Gillespie Murry L                1885          1965
Gillespie Ora L                  1924          1941
Gomez Magdalena H                26-May-13     31-Oct-81
Gonzales Antonio J               1951          ns
Gonzales Francisco               22-Apr-16     24-Aug-69
Gonzales Gloria R                16-Oct-47     2-Oct-98
Gonzales Lydia                   28-Nov-18     31-Jan-79
Gonzales Sammy R                 4-Sep-45      24-Nov-01
Gonzalez                         24 Sep 1873   24-Sep-37
Gonzalez Florencio T             26-May-44     18-Jan-71
Gonzalez Hermina A               1-Sep-12      12-Jul-86
Gonzalez Marina                  16 Jan 1897   14-Jul-76
Gonzalez Roberto                 27-Mar-03     19-Jul-87
Gonzalez Sixto                   15 Aug 1887   28-Nov-71
Granados Alfonso                 11-May-24     ns
Granados Maria De Jesus          24-Dec-24     19-Jan-96
Granados Victor M                28-Feb-61     1-Jul-92
Griffith Albert Alvin            2-Nov-12      29-May-96
Griffith Charlie C               8-Jun-19      15-Jan-81
Griffith Columbus Jack           10 May 1884   14-May-46
Griffith Effie B                 11 Mar 1893   ns
Griffith Maddie Linzie           14-Jan-16     4-May-95
Hale Alex                        12 Jan 1892   27-Dec-82
Hale Buna O                      18 Nov 1895   8-Apr-71
Hale Claud C O                   13-Jul-15     29-Aug-93
Hale Denfer L                    31-Jan-17     31-May-87
Hale Estelle A                   20-Apr-31     ns
Hale Joy A                       2-Apr-22      ns
Hanson George                    1881          1964
Hanson Marion E                  1881          1954
Harper Richard H                 6-Jul-12      ns
Harper Vada B                    14-Jul-14     7-Jan-74
Harrison Edgar Lee               4-Dec-19      1-Jan-94
Harrison Hazel J                 9-Sep-20      ns
Harrison James E                 1-Aug-31      ns
Harrison Jennie                  1871          1952
Harrison Manetta                 1897          1966
Harrison Pink                    1896          1974
Harrison Rena                    1888          1960
Hart Dora G                      15 Jan 1891   9-Sep-43
Hart Walter A                    11 Aug 1895   22-Dec-67
Hartley Lleoata                  28 May 1880   1973
Henderson Emily C                1893          1977
Henderson Juanita McCain         1923          1971
Hernandez Benardo C Sr           4-Sep-51      1-Mar-84
Hernandez Guadalupe Cobos        1924          1954
Herrera Elena                    4-Jul-40      10 months
Herrera Gustavo                  3-Sep-11      17-Apr-85
Herrera Maria                    17 Jan 1890   4-Apr-64
Herrera Maria Manuela            1925          1944
Herrera Mary                     1937          ns
Herrera Norman Ann               1-Jan-47      28-Feb-47
Herrera Preciliano               4-Jan-07      2-Sep-83
Herrera Rodolfa C                17-Apr-17     3-Aug-89
Herring Alyene W                 30-May-26     4-Jan-86
Herring Fines G                  29-Nov-12     5-May-74
Herring Grover C                 19-May-08     30-Oct-72
Herring Hattie                   24-Dec-15     26-Jul-88
Herring John L                   1906          1975
Herring Lois B                   1911          1982
Herring Pope                     21 Mar 1873   24-Oct-41
Herring Ray J                    1931          1948
Herring Ronald W                 1945          1949
Hilaria M                        31-Dec-09     17-Nov-79
Hinojosa Alesandro               1906          1971
Hinojosa John Joseph             3-Sep-47      31-Jul-72
Hinojosa Marcelo                 16 Jan 1878   28-Feb-61
Hinojosa Marcelo Jr              1909          1951
Hinojosa Rumalda H               18 Jan 1883   23-Apr-60
Hinojosa Samuel                  Infant        ns
Hinsley Gerald                   11-Feb-63     19-Apr-63
Holdman Bulah L                  3-Jul-09      21-Apr-66
Holdman Leo H (WOW)              14-Feb-04     12-Sep-59
Holdman Leo Hamp
Holleefield Alton S              31-May-17     ns
Holleefield Cora B               1883          1941
Holleefield George W             1882          1951
Holleefield Lola M               22-Nov-06     21-Feb-82
Holliefied Oddice                20-Apr-13     4-Jan-00
Holliefield Daisy L              ns            ns
Holliefield Elvin                1905          1992
Honeycutt Ezra                   10 Mar 1876   20-Dec-55
Hughes Adelina                   1881          1953
Hunt Eualleon Nelson             8-Aug-39      23-Feb-00
Inez Nancy                       7-Dec-64      20-Jan-80
Jackson Charlie                  21-Apr-01     10-Feb-79
Jackson Dimple M                 5-Mar-33      30-Mar-97
Jackson Frank                    17-Sep-27     18-Oct-68
Jackson Pearl                    6-Feb-06      18-Jul-75
Jennings Lily F                  8 Aug 1884    11-Jul-74
Jennings W B                     1 Sep 1876    12-Sep-44
Jerry Don                        1938          1993
Johnson Aaron Oliver             29 Feb 1884   28-Dec-65
Johnson David Elsworth           13 Mar 1863   3-Jan-42
Johnson George                   1883          1967
Johnson Helen Marie              2-Sep-45      27-Dec-45
Johnson John Leonardas           12 Jun 1861   17-Mar-39
Johnson Louise                   1924          1982
Jones Ira Elry                   13 Jul 1884   6-Nov-57
Jones Mary Lee                   7 Sep 1890    29-Jan-80
Jones Oscar                      6-Oct-07      13-Aug-46
Jones Robert Allen               29-May-34     9-Aug-36
Keith James Monroe               8-Jan-03      23-Dec-42
Kelly W L                        7 Jan 1889    7-Jul-69
King ns                          1885          1943
King Clarence R                  1886          1970
King Dora                        1891          1966
King Ida C                       1885          1958
Kirkpatrick Bobby Plowman        25-Apr-29     ns
Kirkpatrick Ira Lee              20-Jul-38     2-Jun-80
Kirkpatrick Loyd T               ns            ns
Kirkpatrick Morria A             22-Nov-03     30-May-79
Kirkpatrick Walter B             8-Oct-28      23-May-99
Lea Vada                         13-May-35     7-Mar-01
Ledbretter Audie L               1904          1987
Lewis John C                     1860          1946
Lindluck Laurel B                20-Jul-11     1-Nov-93
Lindluck Maxinell                27-Mar-29     ns
Linville Mable Pearl             ns            1892
Linville Allen Thomas            1861          1940
Linville Guy                     1893          1944
Linville Sarah Susanna           1887          1950
Losoya Francisco                 4 Oct 1890    8-Jan-68
Losoya Rafaela                   1900          1997
Lstep Faye V                     1894          1968
Lucke Buena Vista                3 Feb 1885    23-Aug-79
Lujan Eduardo G                  2-May-21      6-May-76
Luly Raul M                      31-May-27     20-Nov-99
Mackey Tammy G                   15-Apr-1973   5-May-1973        
Marduez Eulogia                  1913          1943
Marduez Nibes                    1868          1940
Marquez Alberto                  16-Jul-50     4-May-58
Marquez Dolores Espino           28-Mar-19     24-Nov-92
Marquez Gabriel                  20-May-58     20-Sep-01
Marquez Leonardo                 16-Oct-51     28-Oct-84
Marquez Petra R                  1878          1952
Marquez Ricardo                  7-Feb-02      25-Dec-85
Martinez
Martinez                         1-Feb-90      1-Feb-90
Martinez Florencio S             15-Dec-23     11-Sep-97
Martinez Francisco               29-Jan-21     1992
Martinez Gregorio S              9-May-15      29-Dec-00
Martinez Herlinda C              18-Feb-38     11-Jul-89
Martinez Javier                  28-Mar-79     28-Mar-79
Martinez Jesus Jose              15-May-16     8-Apr-85
Martinez Josefa                  18-Mar-29     8-Aug-79
Martinez Juana S                 3 Jun 1895    11-May-58
Martinez Manuel                  4-Apr-52      Infant
Martinez Martha                  1961          1961
Martinez Romolo O                3 Dec 1890    3-Jul-76
Massey Neal                      1-Jan-22      9-Aug-38
Matkin Annie V                   3-Mar-10      23-Jul-82
Matkin Bonner Roy                11-Mar-06     9-Feb-83
McCain Emily C
McCain James                     3-Aug-17      8-May-90
McCain Juanita Henderson
McCain Samuel A                  1888          1953
Mendoza Santiago                 26-Jul-38     27-Jan-99
Monto Toby                       1-May-74      2-Jul-96
Montoya Alfonso Ali Sr           13-Aug-09     13-Sep-95
Montoya Ramona                   31-Aug-33     11-Apr-87
Montoya Rudy                     27-Sep-45     8-Nov-00
Montoya Silvianna S              21-Apr-08     20-Jul-02
Moon Mary Ellen Malone           5 May 1848    ns
Mooney Jennie Bell               12-Jun-26     21-Oct-98
Moore Connie L                   1903          1996
Moore Marion                     1899          1964
Moore Rebecca                    1871          ns
Moore Thomas                     1858          1940
Moreno Manuel M                  8-Mar-23      11-Aug-92
Morey Ricky James                8-May-91      17-Dec-91
Morris Gladys                    13-Feb-00     12-Sep-63
Morris Hiram Gundy               14 Feb 1899   11-Aug-67
Myrtis Estelle                   1920          1996
Nava Juan Pedreza                6-May-12      15-Mar-99
Nava Luis                        2-Mar-37      26 Mar 19xx
Nava Martin                      20-Jul-03     6-Dec-89
Nevarez Heraclio                 2-May-31      9-Dec-96
Nunez Manuel                     7-Mar-36      23-Nov-84
Nunn Marty S                     1864          1937
Oliver Guy                       31-Aug-11     28-Sep-79
Oliver Ila                       1-Aug-15      28-Aug-00
Oliver Robert Donald             1929          1982
Ordunes Julie Marie              3-Jul-75      20-Aug-76
Ordunes Tonie                    17-Jun-66     17-Jun-66
Orneles Andres                   4-Feb-02      7-Mar-60
Orneles Gregoria H               25-May-05     12-Jan-26
Orneles Hector M                 17-Aug-35     15-Dec-77
Orneles Katrina                  3-Mar-58      15-Apr-60
Orneles Maria Esther             26-Feb-43     3-Mar-43
Orona Gilbert                    3-Jun-78      3-Jun-78
Orona Manuel F                   11 May 1891   10-Feb-63
Orozco Raquel S                  21-Aug-43     29-May-97
Ortega Abelardo
Ortega Angela                    1918          1971
Ortega Baby                      1959          1959
Ortega Levi                      6-Jun-90      23-Apr-93
Otrega Natalia                   24-Jul-73     24-Aug-97
Pando Edwardo                    15-Sep-60     21-Feb-98
Parker Tessie Ann                1895          1936
Parrish Frank                    15 Mar 1887   20-May-64
Parrish Maude                    11 Sep 1888   4-Dec-82
Perez Concepion                  4-Sep-35      ns
Perez Primitivo                  10-Jun-33     5-Jan-98
Peterson Gus                     1879          1975
Peterson Omie                    1891          1966
Pricer Logan E                   13-Apr-07     31-Dec-93
Pricer Rheba Mae                 13-Oct-06     30 Nov 19xx
Pritchett Arthur C               15-Jun-15     ns
Pritchett Willsta                17-May-19     4-Mar-92
Ramirez Manuel                   15-Nov-48     ns
Ray J W Jr                       24-Oct-24     31-Jan-80
Ray Mrs                          29-Sep-24     4-Aug-79
Reyes E M                        28-May-75     ns
Reyes Jesus c                    15-Mar-17     5-Jul-98
Riddle Jessie C                  30-Mar-36     ns
Rivera Alexandra                 26-Feb-00     26-Aug-74
Rivera Raul T                    14-Oct-55     23-Nov-55
Robbins Robert Dean              ns            ns
Roberts R L Louie                21-Jun-04     24-Feb-74
Robledo Gregoria                 12 Apr 1896   13-Jan-79
Rodante Dionesio                 1886          1955
Rodarte Endina R                 14 May 1894   26-Nov-87
Rodriguez Alfredo C              9-Feb-75      26-Jun-99
Rodriguez Dolores                7 Apr 1898    31 Nov 1967
Rodriguez Hilario R              14-Jan-05     12-Apr-89
Rodriguez Maria S                15-Aug-09     15-Sep-01
Rodriguez Pablo                  29-Jun-00     20-Jan-93
Rodriquez Francisco Adrian       8-Jul-85      8-Jul-85
Rodriquez Manuel                 10-Sep-57     10-Sep-57
Romero Teofelo R                 1895          1966
Roquel R                         12 Jul 1896   29-May-91
Rosales Wendy Alejandra Marentes 8-Nov-92      8-Jan-93
Rueda Enrique                    23-Mar-42     24-Aug-01
Ruse David C                     30-Apr-42     ns
Saenz Mary                       3-Aug-56      29-Oct-88
Salas Vanessa F                  ns            ns
Sanchez Benita H                 6-Jun-17      9-May-77
Sanchez Johnny                   1917          1981
Sanchez Manuel Jr                16-Oct-45     27-Jul-92
Scyrkeles George                 1886          1957
Scyrkeles Harve                  1887          1949
Segovia Dora O                   20-Apr-48     17-Feb-88
Sewell Nora P                    1880          1944
Sewell Ruth                      1898          1965
Sewell Tarpley                   1866          1939
Shepard George                   1907          1975
Short A J                        1859          1936
Short Dora J                     1925          1940
Short Mrs A J                    19-Feb-54     ns
Silva Dario G                    19 Dec 1884   27-Jul-61
Silva Porfiria C                 15 Sep 1885   26-Sep-62
Slay John R Washington           15-Dec-42     ns
Spink Claude                     1893          1977
Spink Cynthia V                  1903          1973
Spink Frank                      1919          1941
Stacy George Twin                16 Dec 1886   2-Nov-71
Stacy Jim Twin                   16 Dec 1886   12-Mar-70
Standridge Bill                  1915          1953
Standridge Mary                  1907          1982
Sullivan Luther 
Sullivan Hattie
Sumer Lillie B                   1877          1936
Sumner Walter C                  1874          1947
Tarin Elvira                     21-May-81     5-Jun-94
Tarin Ernesto Antonio            29-Jul-87     25-Sep-95
Tavoar Jose                      10-May-13     20-Dec-93
Taylor Wm Homer                  30-Dec-46     2-May-57
Telles Cleo H Davis              21-Sep-03     1-May-69
Telles Robert K Davis Sr         30-Aug-04     24-Jan-53
Tellez Braulia Hinojosa          18-Mar-18     17-Oct-97
Todd Lou Greasy                  1 Jan 1879    11-Jun-52
Todd S N                         1879          1935
Torres Aurelio Ahazo             1923          1993
Torres Evarista P                20-Mar-04     16-Jan-92
Torres Patricia                  28-Sep-91     22-Oct-92
Torrez Reyes G.                       1914          1977     
Tovar Juana C                    23-May-10     19-Jan-97
Trainor Michael Kenneth          7-May-78      14-Oct-79
Vacio Jose G                     1964          1987
Vasquez David Martinez           17-Nov-36     10-May-68
Vasquez Manuel R                 18-May-13     16-Dec-02
Vasquez Margarita                ns            ns
Vasquez Maria                    30-Sep-60     26 days
Vasquez Pablo C                  ns            ns
Venegas Ernesto                  20-Dec-46     23-Jul-99
Verna Jaye                       1942          1996
Villa Jesus Antonio              3-Dec-00      3-Dec-00
Welch Mary Catherine             28-Oct-53     7-Jul-62
Welch Robert T                   11-Aug-22     7-Oct-65
Williamson Jack Sr               30-Aug-30     5-Jan-96
Williamson Lavon Linda           7-Sep-58      17-Mar-80
Willis Ernest L                  23-Oct-14     31-Oct-94
Willis J D                       1877          1947
Wolfe Isaac M                    1891          1943
Wombles George                   ns            ns
Woolley Georgia                  1871          19xx
Woolley Melvin W                 1871          1935
Wyatt Carl Dale                  8-Apr-31      12-Feb-51
Wyatt Donald Gus                 13-Jun-38     5-Mar-39
Wyatt Donnie                     26-Aug-06     8-Jan-97
Wyatt Gus                        12-Aug-07     24-Jul-92
Yanez Raul A                     20-Aug-34     16-Jan-98
Yarbrough Sarah B                1868          1947
Yarbrough Wm B                   1868          1942
Ybarra Herman                    28-May-62     25-Feb-98
Zambrano Antonia                 29-Mar-28     14-Oct-00
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2005 updated March 24, 2006