Notable Interments

Many graves date back to the mid-1800s and the Mausoleum was built in 1915. Notable interments include:

  • Lieutenant Colonel Samuel Peel (1831 to 1924)
    A U.S. Congressman serving from 1883 to 1893 in the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Sam Walton (1918 to 1992), founder of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  • Governor James Henderson Berry (1841 to 1913)
    The 14th Governor of Arkansas from 1883 to 1885
  • Mary Ann Gilbert
    The last freed slave of Benton County
  • Alfred Burton Greenwood (1811 to 1889)
    Served as an Arkansas State Representative, Prosecuting Attorney, Circuit Judge, U.S Congressman and Tax Collector
  • Clarence A. Linebarger (1889 to 1978)
    General manager and part owner of Bella Vista, Arkansas from 1917 until 1952