Located at Hill Crest Cemetery in Galena, KS
1897 - 1930
John C. Booe
Mar 30, 1873 - June 30, 1932
His full name was Rev. John Cutler Booe. He was married to Martha Buchanan Boone. His WWI draft card describes him as 5'5", Blue eyes and brown hair. He was a reverend for eleven years. In that time he co-founded the Smelterhill Gospel Workers Church, a Pentecostal Church devoted to the mine workers, the poor and the elderly of the area. In 1901 he co-founded a branch for the same church in Joplin, MO. called First Gospel Workers of Joplin.