Oakland - Fraternal Historic Cemetery Park Board

Created by Little Rock City Code 9-96, 97, The Oakland Fraternal Cemetery Board shall have the power to make all necessary improvements and repairs, establish policies, rules and regulations pertaining to the general maintenance of the Cemetery and to regulate the interment of the dead. The Board meets in July and December – other meetings will be held as needed.

Meetings are held at Oakland Cemetery Office, 2101 Barber Avenue

For More Information

John Rains, Sexton
2101 Barber Avenue
Little Rock, AR  72206
(501) 372-6429

AUTHORITY: Little Rock City Code, Section 9-96, 97; Ordinance No. 19,919 (February 5, 2008); Ordinance No. 20,508 (December 6, 2011); No. Ordinance 20,514 (December 13, 2011); and Ordinance No. 20,873 (May 6, 2014)
TERM: Three (3) Years
MEMBERS: Eleven (11)
DUTIES: The Board shall have the power to make all necessary improvements and repairs, establish policies, rules and regulations pertaining to the general maintenance of the Cemetery and to regulate the interment of the dead.
SELECTION: Members of the Board shall be appointed by the Little Rock City Board of Directors and are required to be residents of the City of Little Rock and be lot owners or descendents of lot owners therein. 
MEETINGS: Meetings in June and December - other meetings will be held as needed
Meetings held at Oakland Cemetery Office
2101 Barber Avenue
CONTACT: John Rains, Sexton
2101 Barber Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72206-3684
(501) 372-6429

Current Members

Jocelyn Bell
5721 Old Hickory Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 376-3423
jlbell2@ualr.edu
Term Expires: 6-1-2018
 
Richard Butler
1620 Main Street
Little Rock, AR 72203
richardbutlerlr@gmail.com
Term Expires: 6-1-2020

Carla Hines-Coleman
5306 Southboro Drive
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 562-8543
chines-coleman@sbcglobal.net
Term Expires: 6-1-2019

James B. Connor
17 Sunset Drive
Little Rock, AR  72207
(501) 664-7568
jimc57@swbell.net
Term Expires:  6-1-2019

Rita Benefield Henard
5415 C Street, Apt. B
Little Rock, AR  72205
(501) 960-5402
rita.henard@gmail.com
Term Expires:  6-1-2018

Kwendeche
2124 Rice Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 952-5594
Term Expires: 6-1-2018

Frances Ross
1720 North Monroe Street
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 663-7348
fmross@ualr.edu
Term Expires: 6-1-2020

Jeanne Kumpuris Spencer
5400 Sherwood Road
Little Rock, AR  72207
(501) 664-6998
jeannespencer@comcast.net
Term Expires: 6-1-2016

Charles Stein
5305 B Street
Little Rock, AR  72205
(501)920-3371
cstein30@comcast.net
Term Expires: 6-1-2019

Rhonda Stewart
2819 South Pulaski Street
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 414-6999
Term Expires: 6-1-2018

Roy Katheryn Watts
18 Detroit Street
Little Rock, AR  72206
(501) 372-2855
roy.watts@comcast.net
Term Expires:  6-1-2019

City Director B.J. Wyrick
(Board of Directors Liaison)
Little Rock City Hall
500 West Markham Street, Room 203
Little Rock, AR  72201
(501) 371-4510
board@littlerock.gov
Term Expires:  12-31-2018