Sherman Treat

M, #90, b. 5 September 1916, d. 8 November 2004
Father*William Mason Treat b. 12 Feb 1892, d. 5 Mar 1951
Mother*Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum b. 14 Feb 1893, d. 27 Apr 1976
RelationshipGrandfather of Kellie Sue Thompson
Last Edited25 May 2013

Life Events

     Sherman Treat was born on 5 September 1916 at Big Flat, Arkansas. He was the son of William Mason Treat and Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum.
Sherman Treat married Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence, daughter of William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Barnes, on 28 August 1938 at Stone, Arkansas.
Groom: Sherman Treat
Groom's Age: 22
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1916
Groom's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Bride: Ruth Lawrence
Bride's Name: 19
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1919
Bride's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 28 Aug 1938
Marriage License Date: 19 Aug 1938
Marriage Place: , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
Film number: 2048298
Digital Folder Number: 4326336
Image number: 00411
Page number: 223
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 about Sherman Treat
Name:     Sherman Treat
Gender:     Male
Age:     22
Birth Year:     abt 1916
Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Spouse's Name:     Ruth Lawrence
Spouse's Gender:     Female
Spouse's Age:     19
Spouse's Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Marriage Date:     28 Aug 1938
Marriage License Date:     19 Aug 1938
Marriage county:     Searcy
Event Type:     Marriage
FHL Film Number:     2048298
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data:
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957," database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. Digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records.
Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939 about Sherman Treat
Name:     Sherman Treat
Gender:     Male
County:     Searcy
Spouse:     Ruth Lawrence
License Date:     19 Aug 1938
Certificate Number:     26109
Volume Number:     0002
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Vital Records Division, Arkansas Department of Health. Marriage Record Index, 1933-1939. Arkansas, USA: Arkansas Genealogical Society. Microfiche.


This photo is the earliest known (at least known by me) photo of Grandpa and Grandma Treat together.
Sherman and Ruth Lawrence Treat about 1938
His Social Security Number was (an unknown value) before 1951 at Arkansas.
Social Security Death Index about Sherman Treat
Name:     Sherman Treat     
Last Residence:     72756 Rogers, Benton, Arkansas, United States of America
Born:     5 Sep 1916
Died:     8 Nov 2004
State (Year) SSN issued:     Arkansas (Before 1951)

Source Citation: ; Issue State: Arkansas; Issue Date: Before 1951.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.
Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.


Happy Anniversary Cake.
Grandpa and Grandma Treat holding their Anniversary Cake about 1980
Sherman Treat and Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence lived circa 1990 at E Poplar Street, Rogers, Benton, Arkansas.
U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 about Sherman Treat
Name:     Sherman Treat
Birth Date:     5 Sep 1916
Address:     E Poplar St, Rogers, AR, 72756

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings

Sherman Treat married Opal Helsley. Sherman Treat died on 8 November 2004 at Northwest Health Center of Benton County, Rogers, Benton, Arkansas, at age 88.
Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2011 about Sherman Treat
Name:     Sherman Treat
Publication Date:     10 Nov 2004
Publication Place:     United States
Death Date:     Abt 2004
Death Place:     Rogers, AR
Age at Death:     88
Birth Date:     abt 1916
URL:     http://obits.rootsweb.ancestry...

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: The Obituary Daily Times. The Obituary Daily Times. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary.

Sherman Treat's obituary was published on 11 November 2004 at Northwest Arkansas Times at Fayetteville, at Washington, at Arkansas . Opal Treat and Patsy Ruth Louise Goodman were listed as survivors in the obituary. Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence, William Benny Joe "Ben" Treat, Clyde Junior Treat and Gabrielle Autrey Treat preceded Sherman Treat in death.
Source Citation: Newspaper: Northwest Arkansas Times, The; Publication Date: 18 Nov 2004; Publication Place: Fayetteville , AR , Us..
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.

SHERMAN TREAT

Sherman Treat, 88, of Rogers died Monday, Nov. 8, 2004, in Rogers. He was born Sept. 5, 1916, in Big Flat to William Mason and Margie Barncscum Treat. He attended the Assembly of God and had served in the U.S. Army. He was a retired farmer.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth Treat; two sons; 12 siblings; and one great-granddaughter.

Survivors include his wife, Opal Treat of the home; a son, Sherman Leon Treat of Gravette; three daughters, Patsy Goodman of Green Forrest, Johnnie Woods of Springdale and Carolyn Thompson of Fayetteville; five stepchildren, Melvin McDonald of Cave Springs, Thomas McDonald and Wanda Napier, both of Grove, Okla., Betty Hawkins of Bentonville and Becky Missildine of Clovis, N. M.; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Shawn Treat, Bill Treat, Patrick Woods, Mike Goodman, Tim Goodman and Michael Thompson.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Springdale with the Rev. Raymond Martin officiating.
United States Obituary Collection about Sherman Leon Treat
Name of Deceased:     Sherman Leon Treat
Age at Death:     88
Death Date:     8 Nov 2004
Obituary Date:     18 Nov 2004
Newspaper Title:     Northwest Arkansas Times, The
Newspaper Location:     Fayetteville, AR, US
Birth Date:     5 Sep 1916
Locations Mentioned in Obituary:     Fayetteville
Grove, OK
Cave Springs
Bentonville
Gravette
Big Flat
Rogers,
Clovis
Springdale
Green Forrest,
Other Persons Mentioned in Obituary:     William Mason
Shawn Treat
Patsy Goodman
Patrick Woods
Becky Missildine
Opal Treat
Ruth Treat
Michael Thompson
Margie Treat Barncscum
Raymond Martin
Mike Goodman
Johnnie Woods
Tim Goodman
Betty Hawkins
Wanda Napier
Melvin McDonald
Bill Treat
Carolyn Thompson
Thomas McDonald

Source Citation: Newspaper: Northwest Arkansas Times, The; Publication Date: 18 Nov 2004; Publication Place: Fayetteville, AR, US.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.

Sherman Treat was buried 11 November 2004 Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Lowell, Benton, Arkansas, aged 88.
U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 about Sherman Treat
Name:     Sherman Treat
Service Info.:     PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II
Birth Date:     5 Sep 1916
Death Date:     8 Nov 2004
Cemetery:     Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Cemetery Address:     Rogers, AR 72756

Source Information:
National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator


This is a photo of the tombstone for Sherman Treat and Ruth Janie Harriet Treat .
Sherman and Ruth Lawrence Treat Tombstone Photographed about 1991
Image credit: Kellie S. Thompson

Census Enumerations

  • 20 June 1920, Beaver Township, Searcy County, Arkansas
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about William M Trent Name: William M Trent
    [William M Treat]
    Home in 1920: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 25
    Estimated birth year: abt 1895
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Margie Trent
    Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Rent
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    William M Trent 25
    Margie Trent 23
    Sherman Trent 3
    [3 3/12]
    Irine Trent 0
    [11/12]

    Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll T625_81; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 362.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
  • 16 April 1930, Beaver Township, Searcy, Arkansas
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about William M Treat Name: William M Treat
    Home in 1930: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    View Map
    Age: 38
    Estimated birth year: abt 1892
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's name: Margie E M S Treat
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    William M Treat 38
    Margie E M S Treat 37
    Sherman Treat 13
    Irene Treat 11
    Asburn Treat 8


    Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll 89; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 362.0.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.

Military Service/Registration

  • Sherman Treat served in the military on 1 May 1945 at Camp Joseph T Robinson, Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, He enlisted in the US Army.
    Grandpa Treat in his WWII Uniform
    U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Birth Year:     1916
    Race:     White, citizen (White)
    Nativity State or Country:     Arkansas
    State of Residence:     Arkansas
    County or City:     Baxter

    Enlistment Date:     1 May 1945
    Enlistment State:     Arkansas
    Enlistment City:     Camp Josepth T Robinson Little Rock
    Branch:     No branch assignment
    Branch Code:     No branch assignment
    Grade:     Private
    Grade Code:     Private
    Term of Enlistment:     Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
    Component:     Selectees (Enlisted Men)
    Source:     Civil Life

    Education:     Grammar school
    Civil Occupation:     General farmers
    Marital Status:     Married
    Height:     00
    Weight:     000

    Source Information:
    National Archives and Records Administration. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.
  • Sherman Treat was mentioned on the draft card of William Mason Treat on 5 June 1917 at Beaver Precinct, Searcy County, Arkansas; He listed his occupation as farmer employed by himself in Big Flat, Searcy County, Arkansas. He declared himself a natural born citizen. He stated that his wife (Margie Branscum) and one child (Sherman) were dependant upon for support. He described himself as of medium height and medium build with blue eyes and dark brown hair.
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    about William Mason Treat Name: William Mason Treat
    County: Searcy
    State: Arkansas
    Birthplace: Arkansas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 12 Feb 1892
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    FHL Roll Number: 1530578
    DraftBoard: 0

    Source Citation: Registration Location: Searcy County, Arkansas; Roll 1530578; Draft Board: 0.
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Imaged from Family History Library microfilm.

Timeline

  • Sherman Treat was born on 5 September 1916 at Big Flat, Arkansas.
  • He was the son of William Mason Treat and Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum.
  • Sherman Treat was mentioned on the draft card of William Mason Treat on 5 June 1917 at Beaver Precinct, Searcy County, Arkansas; He listed his occupation as farmer employed by himself in Big Flat, Searcy County, Arkansas. He declared himself a natural born citizen. He stated that his wife (Margie Branscum) and one child (Sherman) were dependant upon for support. He described himself as of medium height and medium build with blue eyes and dark brown hair.
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    about William Mason Treat Name: William Mason Treat
    County: Searcy
    State: Arkansas
    Birthplace: Arkansas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 12 Feb 1892
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    FHL Roll Number: 1530578
    DraftBoard: 0

    Source Citation: Registration Location: Searcy County, Arkansas; Roll 1530578; Draft Board: 0.
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Imaged from Family History Library microfilm.
  • Sherman Treat appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Searcy County, Arkansas in the household of his parents, William Mason Treat and Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum.
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about William M Trent Name: William M Trent
    [William M Treat]
    Home in 1920: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 25
    Estimated birth year: abt 1895
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Margie Trent
    Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Rent
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    William M Trent 25
    Margie Trent 23
    Sherman Trent 3
    [3 3/12]
    Irine Trent 0
    [11/12]

    Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll T625_81; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 362.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
  • Sherman Treat appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Searcy, Arkansas in the household of his parents, William Mason Treat and Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum.
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about William M Treat Name: William M Treat
    Home in 1930: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    View Map
    Age: 38
    Estimated birth year: abt 1892
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's name: Margie E M S Treat
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    William M Treat 38
    Margie E M S Treat 37
    Sherman Treat 13
    Irene Treat 11
    Asburn Treat 8


    Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll 89; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 362.0.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
    Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
  • Sherman Treat married Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence, daughter of William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Barnes, on 28 August 1938 at Stone, Arkansas.
    Groom: Sherman Treat
    Groom's Age: 22
    Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1916
    Groom's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Bride: Ruth Lawrence
    Bride's Name: 19
    Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1919
    Bride's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Marriage Date: 28 Aug 1938
    Marriage License Date: 19 Aug 1938
    Marriage Place: , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
    Film number: 2048298
    Digital Folder Number: 4326336
    Image number: 00411
    Page number: 223
    Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
    Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Gender:     Male
    Age:     22
    Birth Year:     abt 1916
    Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name:     Ruth Lawrence
    Spouse's Gender:     Female
    Spouse's Age:     19
    Spouse's Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Marriage Date:     28 Aug 1938
    Marriage License Date:     19 Aug 1938
    Marriage county:     Searcy
    Event Type:     Marriage
    FHL Film Number:     2048298
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
    Original data:
    "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957," database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. Digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records.
    Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Gender:     Male
    County:     Searcy
    Spouse:     Ruth Lawrence
    License Date:     19 Aug 1938
    Certificate Number:     26109
    Volume Number:     0002
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: Vital Records Division, Arkansas Department of Health. Marriage Record Index, 1933-1939. Arkansas, USA: Arkansas Genealogical Society. Microfiche.
  • His son Clyde Junior Treat was born on 21 July 1939.
  • His son William Benny Joe "Ben" Treat was born on 10 February 1941 at Big Flat, Arkansas.
  • Sherman Treat served in the military on 1 May 1945 at Camp Joseph T Robinson, Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, He enlisted in the US Army.
    Grandpa Treat in his WWII Uniform
    U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Birth Year:     1916
    Race:     White, citizen (White)
    Nativity State or Country:     Arkansas
    State of Residence:     Arkansas
    County or City:     Baxter

    Enlistment Date:     1 May 1945
    Enlistment State:     Arkansas
    Enlistment City:     Camp Josepth T Robinson Little Rock
    Branch:     No branch assignment
    Branch Code:     No branch assignment
    Grade:     Private
    Grade Code:     Private
    Term of Enlistment:     Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
    Component:     Selectees (Enlisted Men)
    Source:     Civil Life

    Education:     Grammar school
    Civil Occupation:     General farmers
    Marital Status:     Married
    Height:     00
    Weight:     000

    Source Information:
    National Archives and Records Administration. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.
  • His daughter Patsy Ruth Louise Treat was born on 12 December 1945 at Round Mountain, Arkansas.
  • His father William Mason Treat died on 5 March 1951 at Big Flat, Baxter County, Arkansas.
  • He was the father of the bride at the Patsy Ruth Louise Treat/Linville "Lin" Goodman wedding.
  • His mother Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum died on 27 April 1976 at Stuttgart, Arkansas.
  • Sherman Treat of Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas was listed in Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum's obituary on 6 May 1976 as a surviving son.
    Margie E. Reid Former Resident, Died April 27

    Margie E. Reid, age 83, of Moro, formerly of Marshall, died at Stuttgart April 27. She was born February 14, 1893.

    Survivors include two sons, Asburn Treat of Moro and Sherm Treat of Springdale and 24 grandchildren.

    Services were conducted April 29 at Round Mountain Church. Burial was in Treat Cemetery under direction of Coffman Funeral Home, Inc., Marshall.
  • Sherman Treat and Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence lived circa 1990 at E Poplar Street, Rogers, Benton, Arkansas.
    U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Birth Date:     5 Sep 1916
    Address:     E Poplar St, Rogers, AR, 72756

    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
    Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings
  • His wife Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence died on 4 February 1990.
  • Sherman Treat married Opal Helsley.
  • His son Clyde Junior Treat died on 13 February 1997 at Northwest Health Center, Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas.
  • Sherman Treat of Cave Springs, Arkansas was listed in Gabrielle Autrey Treat's obituary on 15 December 2003 as a surviving paternal great-grandparent.
    Source Citation: Newspaper: Herald-Leader, The; Publication Date: 5 Jan 2004; Publication Place: Siloam Springs , AR , Us..
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.

    Obituaries & Death Notices for Monday, December 15, 2003
    Farmington
    GABRIELL AUTREY TREAT

    Gabriell Autrey Treat, infant daughter of Richard and Melinda Renay Autrey Treat of Farmington, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2003, in Farmington.

    She was born Oct. 13, 2003.

    Survivors include her parents of the home; maternal grandparent, Wynema Autrey of Mineral Springs; paternal grandparent, Maxine Treat of Springdale; maternal greatgrandparent, Katherine Trapp of Mineral Springs; paternal great-grandparent, Sherman Treat of Cave Springs.

    Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Pleasant Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Jerry Scroggins officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at Memorial Funeral Home of Springdale.

    Memorials may be made to the Arkansas National Guard MWR Fund, with the word "transportation" in the check?s memo line, at the Arkansas Governor?s Office, Att. Dotson Collins, Suite 120, Arkansas State Capitol, Little Rock 72201.

    Source Citation: Newspaper: Benton County Daily Record; Publication Date: 5 Jan 2004; Publication Place: Bentonville , AR , Us..

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.


    Obituaries & Death Notices for Monday, December 15, 2003
    Farmington
    GABRIELL AUTREY TREAT

    Gabriell Autrey Treat, infant daughter of Richard and Melinda Renay Autrey Treat of Farmington, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2003, in Farmington.

    She was born Oct. 13, 2003.

    Survivors include her parents of the home; maternal grandparent, Wynema Autrey of Mineral Springs; paternal grandparent, Maxine Treat of Springdale; maternal greatgrandparent, Katherine Trapp of Mineral Springs; paternal great-grandparent, Sherman Treat of Cave Springs.

    Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Pleasant Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Jerry Scroggins officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at Memorial Funeral Home of Springdale.

    Memorials may be made to the Arkansas National Guard MWR Fund, with the word "transportation" in the check?s memo line, at the Arkansas Governor?s Office, Att. Dotson Collins, Suite 120, Arkansas State Capitol, Little Rock 72201.

  • His son William Benny Joe "Ben" Treat died on 10 April 2004 at Farmington, Washington County, Arkansas.
  • Sherman Treat of Cave Springs, Arkansas was listed in William Benny Joe "Ben" Treat's obituary in April 2004 as a surviving father.
    Source Citation: Newspaper: Northwest Arkansas Times, The; Publication Date:4 11 2004; Publication Place: Fayetteville , AR , Us..
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.

    Farmington
    WILLIAM BENNY JOE TREAT

    William Benny Joe Treat, 63, of Farmington died Saturday, April 10, 2004, at his home.

    He was born Feb. 10, 1941, in Big Flat, Ark., to Sherman and Ruth Lawrence Treat.

    He worked at Standard Register for 25 years as a collator. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Treat; a brother, Clyde Treat; and a greatniece, Gabrielle Treat.

    Survivors include a son, Billy and his wife, Sarah Treat of Fayetteville; two daughters, Kimberly Treat of the home and Cynthia Burnett and her husband, John of Springdale; father, Sherman and his wife, Opal Treat of Cave Springs; a brother, Leon and his wife Gerene Treat of Gravette; three sisters, Patsy Goodman and her husband, Lin of Green Forest, Johnnie Woods and her husband, Roy of Springdale and Carolyn Thompson and her husband, James of Fayetteville; a sister-in-law, Maxine Treat of Springdale; seven grandchildren, Chelsey, Alex, Jeffery, Ashley, Shelby Treat and Molly and Trey Burnett; and several nieces and nephews.

    The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Beard’s Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville.

    Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Eastside Baptist Church with the Rev. James Goff officiating. Burial will be in Burks Shed Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel and Crematory in Fayetteville.

    FARMINGTON William Benny Joe Treat, 63, of Farmington died Saturday at his home. He was born Feb. 10, 1941, in Big Flat to Sherman and Ruth Lawrence Treat. He worked at Standard Register as a collator.

    He was preceded in death by his mother, and a brother, Clyde Treat.

    Survivors include a son, Billy Treat of Fayetteville; two daughters, Kimberly Treat of the home, and Cynthia Burnett of Springdale; his father and wife, Opal, of Cave Springs; a brother, Leon Treat of Gravette; three sisters, Patsy Goodman of Green Forest, Johnnie Woods of Springdale, and Carolyn Thompson of Fayetteville; and seven grandchildren.

    Funeral will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Eastside Baptist Church with the Rev. James Goff officiating. Burial will be at Burks Shed Cemetery under the direction of Beard's Funeral Chapel and Crematory.

    Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. today at Beard's Chapel.

  • Sherman Treat died on 8 November 2004 at Northwest Health Center of Benton County, Rogers, Benton, Arkansas, at age 88.
    Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2011 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Publication Date:     10 Nov 2004
    Publication Place:     United States
    Death Date:     Abt 2004
    Death Place:     Rogers, AR
    Age at Death:     88
    Birth Date:     abt 1916
    URL:     http://obits.rootsweb.ancestry...

    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: The Obituary Daily Times. The Obituary Daily Times. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary.
  • Sherman Treat's obituary was published on 11 November 2004 at Northwest Arkansas Times at Fayetteville, at Washington, at Arkansas . Opal Treat and Patsy Ruth Louise Goodman were listed as survivors in the obituary. Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence, William Benny Joe "Ben" Treat, Clyde Junior Treat and Gabrielle Autrey Treat preceded Sherman Treat in death.
    Source Citation: Newspaper: Northwest Arkansas Times, The; Publication Date: 18 Nov 2004; Publication Place: Fayetteville , AR , Us..
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.

    SHERMAN TREAT

    Sherman Treat, 88, of Rogers died Monday, Nov. 8, 2004, in Rogers. He was born Sept. 5, 1916, in Big Flat to William Mason and Margie Barncscum Treat. He attended the Assembly of God and had served in the U.S. Army. He was a retired farmer.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth Treat; two sons; 12 siblings; and one great-granddaughter.

    Survivors include his wife, Opal Treat of the home; a son, Sherman Leon Treat of Gravette; three daughters, Patsy Goodman of Green Forrest, Johnnie Woods of Springdale and Carolyn Thompson of Fayetteville; five stepchildren, Melvin McDonald of Cave Springs, Thomas McDonald and Wanda Napier, both of Grove, Okla., Betty Hawkins of Bentonville and Becky Missildine of Clovis, N. M.; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

    Pallbearers will be Shawn Treat, Bill Treat, Patrick Woods, Mike Goodman, Tim Goodman and Michael Thompson.

    Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Springdale with the Rev. Raymond Martin officiating.
    United States Obituary Collection about Sherman Leon Treat
    Name of Deceased:     Sherman Leon Treat
    Age at Death:     88
    Death Date:     8 Nov 2004
    Obituary Date:     18 Nov 2004
    Newspaper Title:     Northwest Arkansas Times, The
    Newspaper Location:     Fayetteville, AR, US
    Birth Date:     5 Sep 1916
    Locations Mentioned in Obituary:     Fayetteville
    Grove, OK
    Cave Springs
    Bentonville
    Gravette
    Big Flat
    Rogers,
    Clovis
    Springdale
    Green Forrest,
    Other Persons Mentioned in Obituary:     William Mason
    Shawn Treat
    Patsy Goodman
    Patrick Woods
    Becky Missildine
    Opal Treat
    Ruth Treat
    Michael Thompson
    Margie Treat Barncscum
    Raymond Martin
    Mike Goodman
    Johnnie Woods
    Tim Goodman
    Betty Hawkins
    Wanda Napier
    Melvin McDonald
    Bill Treat
    Carolyn Thompson
    Thomas McDonald

    Source Citation: Newspaper: Northwest Arkansas Times, The; Publication Date: 18 Nov 2004; Publication Place: Fayetteville, AR, US.
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. United States Obituary Collection [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.
  • Sherman Treat was buried 11 November 2004 Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Lowell, Benton, Arkansas, aged 88.
    U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 about Sherman Treat
    Name:     Sherman Treat
    Service Info.:     PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II
    Birth Date:     5 Sep 1916
    Death Date:     8 Nov 2004
    Cemetery:     Pleasant Grove Cemetery
    Cemetery Address:     Rogers, AR 72756

    Source Information:
    National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator
  • Sherman Treat died before Opal Treat but was mentioned in Opal Treat's obituary as a deceased second husband.
    Obituaries
    Benton County Daily Record Rogers Edtion
    Posted on Friday, June 27, 2008
    URL: http://www.nwanews.com/brog/obits/61647/

    Rogers Opal McDonald Treat

    Opal McDonald Treat, 90, of Rogers, Ark., died Tuesday, June 24, 2008, in Rogers. She was born July 28, 1917, in Grady, N. M., to Seymour Henry Helsley and Estella Helsley. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Arvill Mc-Donald and Sherman Treat; and a sister, Veris Johnson. Survivors include two sons, Melvin McDonald of Rogers and Thomas McDonald of Grove, Okla.; three daughters, Betty Hakins of Bentonville, Ark., Beckey Missildine of Clovis, N. M., and Wanda Napier of Rogers; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

    Visitation will be from 5 p. m. to 7 p. m. Friday, June 27, at the Benton County Funeral Home in downtown Rogers.

    Funeral services will be at 10 a. m. Saturday, June 28, at the Benton County Funeral Home.

    Burial will be at the Mount Hebron Cemetery west of Lowell, Ark.

    Pallbearers will be James McDonald, Joshua McDonald, Jeffary Miller, Tray Edwards, Darrel Weaver and Erick Jones.

    Online condolences may be made at www. bentoncountyfuneralhome. com.

Family 1

Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence b. 26 Jan 1919, d. 4 Feb 1990
Children

Family 2

Opal Helsley b. 28 Jul 1917, d. 28 Jun 2008