Gower Memorial Cemetery
National Register of Historical Places December 17, 1991
Founders: John & Ophelia Gower, Donated "Gower Cemetery" from homestead
land November, 1889. Earliest burial November 20, 1896
September 19, 1889 - Founders Registered for Homestead
Spr 12, 1895 - Certification of homestead
1921 - Gower Cemetery deeded to elder son Willie T. Gower, Sr.
1930 - Indigent plot developed. A burial for all peoples
1980 - Tax free perpetual trust fund - Citizens Bank of Edmond
1896-1994 - Beginning cemetery restoration renamed Gower Memorial Cemetery
Trustees and Owners - founders granddaughters - Ethel R (Gower) Spencer, David and Myrtle L. (Gower) Thomas
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