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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