Died in Black River township and burried in the Liberty Graveyard on 28 Jan 1926 per his death certificate.
~~~~ GPS coordinates for Liberty cemetery are 36.725651° -90.343046°
The cemetery is also known as "Liberty Graveyard" Closest city is Poplar Bluff, MO.
Directions from the city of Poplar Bluff, MO.: Take Hwy 55 south and turn left onto (county road) CR 608 follow CR 618 to the "T" intersection of CR 611. Turn Left (heading north) The cemetery is roughly ¼ mile north on the left side of the road. You will see a grove of trees where the cemetery is found.
On 3/27/2015 a volunteer reported: I searched the entire cemetery and could not find the grave. I just finished photographing this cemetery and did not find a grave for James Coward. There are 14 graves marked with unknown stones, 3 non-readable headstones and a few rocks that may be markers