John R Deason


Personal and Family Information

John was born on 8 MAR 1865 in Missouri , the son of unknown parents.

He died on 10 DEC 1906 in Benton County, Arkansas.

His wife was Sallie Bell Black, who he married on 14 AUG 1887 in Benton County, Arkansas. They had no known children.


Birth8 MAR 1865
Place: Missouri
Death10 DEC 1906
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census12 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Esculapia Township, house 134, family 136 Deason, John R, head wm, March 1866, age 34 married 6 yrs, born Missouri, father born?, mother Tennessee ___ Fannie M, wife wf Dec 1866 age 33, married 6 yrs mother of 0, 0 loiving, born Missour, f & m Missouri ___ Maud H, daughter wf May 1888, age 12, single, born Ark, f Missouri, mother Arkansas ___ Claude, son wm Ocgt 1889 age 10, single, born Ark, f Missouri, mother Arkansas


Note 1

Obituaries from Benton Co, Ark Vol 1 1884-1898 Pg 91 - Deason, Sallie Bell Black - Died, at WW Black's home, four miles northeast of the city Wed, Dec 14 1892 Sallie Bel, wife of John Deason, of consumption, aged abt 24 yrs. The decd was a dau of WW Black's and a niece of our townsman. OD Maxwell, Two children a boy and a girl, are left to mourn the loss of a best friend. We sympthazie sincerely with the bereaved. The remains were interred in Wood's burying ground this afternoon.

Benton Co Democrat Dec 15 1892 - Mrs Sallie Bell Deason, a dau of WW Black and a niece of Marshal OD Maxwell, died Wed, Dec 13th, at her father's home 4 miles northwest of Bentonville, consumption being the cause of death. The decd was 24 yrs old, a member of the CP Church and leaves a dau and son to mourn the loss of a mother's tender care. Funeral services were held at the residence after which the remains were intered in the Wood's Cemetery. Bentonville Sun Dec 17 1892.

Note - A note came back from a Find a Grave Contributor - There is no tombstone. I know for a fact because the BCCPG (Benton Co Cem Preservation) has the deed to the Woods Cemetery where Sallie is buried. I over see maintenance of the Cemetery. This information came from Black, Gary D. Another Find a Grave Contributor came back with the following response for a picture of her headstone - This Burial is on Private Property or is otherwise in accessible. I went and tried to find this person - its surrounded by houses and privacy fences. I will cont to find a way to it here is a google map aerial view.

findagrave MEMORIAL ID 179436158

try as husband- John R Deason, 8 mar 1865 to 10 Dec 1906, buried Oakley Chapel Cemetery, Rogers. findagrave 14531218