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This database is an index to the Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, also referred to as Little Rock Cemetery, located in Fruitland, Stevens County, Washington.
There are 44 names listed.
6441 McCrea Lane
Fruitland, WA 99129
Lat: 47° 58' 22"N, 118° 12' 34"W
T29N R36E Sec 31
This cemetery is located on the Spokane Indian Reservation on Old Hwy 22, now known as the Wellpinit-McCoy Lake Road. Going west on Hwy 25 turn right just past the Enterprise Grange Hall and go over to old Hwy 22, located just past the Fruitland Bible Camp. Turn right and travel about three miles. Our Lady of Lourdes Church is located on the right of the road. The cemetery is located on the hill directly behind the church. You will travel all the way on paved roads.
The real name for both church and cemetery is Our Lady of Lourdes, but many referred to it by Little Rock Church and Cemetery. This West End parish is in the Spokane Catholic Diocese of Washington, but the cemetery is maintained by the church. Leona Holland and I surveyed this cemetery in 1999 by reading all existing and legible headstones and markers.
*Mother and daughter killed in auto accident near Plymouth, WA
Earliest birth date listed -1856
Earliest death date listed - 1943
Database: Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery 1856-2009. ONLINE 2009. Washington Secretary of State. This index and cemetery history, description and transcription notes were donated to the Washington Historical Records Project by Bud Engelhardt, August 2009.