December 24, 1885, Waynesville, Missouri.

January 25, 1941, Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

Oak Hill Cemetery, Siloam Springs, Arkansas.


Bartlett was the son of Hiram Fraser Bartlett and Mary Elizabeth Atwell, and husband of Joan Tatum. He attended the Hall-Moody Institute, Martin, Tennessee, and William Jewell College, Liberty, Missouri. He taught singing schools throughout the southern United States, founded the Hartford Music Company in Hartford, Arkansas, and was editor of the music magazine Herald of Song. His son Eugene, Jr. was also a hymnist and composer.

  1. After Death—What Then?
  2. Camping in Canaan’s Land
  3. Everybody Will Be Happy Over There
  4. He Will Remember Me
  5. I Heard My Mother Call My Name in Prayer
  6. If Men Go to Hell, Who Cares?
  7. I’m So Tired I Want to Get Home?
  8. Jesus Opened Up the Way
  9. Just a Little While
  10. Victory in Jesus

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