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Angela Dalton Lucius (#47023049)
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Martha Fant
Sue Good/Asbury Cem.
The Memphis Appeal Newspaper
Memphis, Tenn.
August 31, 1886

Holly Springs, Miss.*****
Mrs. Sue Good, wife of John J. Good and sister of Logan Walker, died at her home near Waterford, this county, Thursday night, 26th instant, aged 37 years, leaving a husband and five children.

Added by Martha Fant on May 06, 2016 3:52 PM

Martha Fant
Lucius H. Hall/ Asbury Cemetery
The South Reporter Newspaper
Holly Springs, Miss.
December 15, 1932

LUCIUS H. HALL DIES

Lucius H. Hall, aged 80 years, of near Waterford died Friday, Dec. 9, of Bright's disease.
Funeral services were held Saturday, with burial at Asbury Church Cemetery. Rev. N. L. Threat, pastor of the Waterford Methodist Church, officiating.
Mr. Hall is survived by his wife, Mrs. Martha Poole Hall, a son and three daughters, Howard Hall and Mrs. Oscar Rogers of Waterford, Mrs. J. Lee McCandless of Memphis and Mrs. R. W. Burrows of Kinder, La.
He also left fourteen grandchildren, eight great grandchildren; and one great, great grandaughter, an infant, little Doris Marie Gregory of Holly Springs.
Mr. Hall was born in Marshall County in August, 1852, and had served as county surveyor continuously around twenty-five years, holding the office until his death.
His professional duties gave him contact with people and he was as widely known as any man in the county. He was a member of the Methodist Church, with connection with Asbury Church.

Added by Martha Fant on Apr 10, 2016 5:45 PM

Pamala Stephens
Fred Young
Hi Angela - Thank you for creating this memorial for my great uncle Fred Young (69553186). He was the beloved brother of my grandmother.

Would you be willing to transfer the memorial to me?
48968598.

Thank you
Pamala Stephens

Added by Pamala Stephens on Apr 07, 2016 9:24 PM

Martha Fant
John W. Guinn
The South Reporter Newspaper
June 7, 1945
John W. Guinn Died Here Sunday Morning

Mr. John Gwinn, age 74, died Sunday morning at 7:00 o'clock at the home of his sister, Mrs. Sallie Totten, after an illness of many months.

Funeral services were held at the Reynolds Funeral Chapel Monday afternoon at 3:00 o'clock by the Rev. J. C. Twitchell, pastor of the Asbury Methodist Church, and the burial was in Asbury Cemetery.

Mr. Guinn was the son of the late Blackburn Gwinn and Minerva Westmoreland Guinn and was born and reared in Marshall County. He farmed for many years but for the last few years has made his home in Holly Springs.

He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Sallie Guinn Totten, Holly Springs and Mrs. Charlie Clinard of Starkville.

The pall bearers were Lee Colley, John Bonds, A. C. Young, Cleve Holland, Con Bonds, Bob Bonds, Walter Barber, Emmett Brown and J. E. Mullins.


Martha Fant, Secretary
Marshall County Genealogical Society

Added by Martha Fant on Apr 04, 2016 9:07 PM

Martha Fant
Minerva Guinn
Minerva J. Westmoreland married Blackburn Guinn in Marshall Co., MS on the 26th of September, 1866.

On the 1900 Marshall Co, MS census Minerva said she was born in October, 1834 in South Carolina.

Added by Martha Fant on Apr 04, 2016 8:51 PM

Martha Fant
B. Guinn
This is probably Blackburn Guinn who married Minerva J. Westmoreland on Sept. 26, 1866, Marshall County, Miss. He was a confederate veteran having served in the 34th Miss. Infantry, Company D as a private. On the 1880 Census of Mar. Co., MS he said he was born in Tenn.


Martha Fant, Secretary
Marshall County Genealogical Society

Added by Martha Fant on Apr 04, 2016 8:46 PM

Martha Fant
Minerva Guinn
Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery
Waterford, Miss.

I found an obituary for Minerva Guinn.

The South Newspaper
Nov. 17, 1904
DIED
Mrs. M. J. Guinn, an old and highly respected citizen of Marshall County died at her home near Waterford on Thursday November 11, 1904.


Martha Fant, Secretary
Marshall County Genealogical Society

Added by Martha Fant on Apr 04, 2016 8:17 PM

Bertha Avery-Hood
53146577
North Mississippi Journal
Oct 14, 2005


Elizabeth Feathers

POTTS CAMP – Elizabeth Ann Feathers, 67, died
Thursday, Oct. 13, 2005, at Graceland Care Center in New Albany. She was born
Nov. 18, 1937, in Potts Camp. She was a retired employee of Wal-Mart and a
member of the First Baptist Church of Potts Camp.

Services will be at 11 a.m.
Saturday at the First Baptist Church of Potts Camp with Bro. Jim Buchanan and
Bro. Frank Feathers officiating. Burial will be in Potts Camp Cemetery. Holly
Springs Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include
three sons, Thomas Green of Southaven, John Feathers of Olive Branch and Billy
Gurley of Potts Camp; two daughters, Sissye F. Harris of Myrtle and Beth G.
Overall of Potts Camp; two sisters, Kathy Pannell of Byhalia and Jean Whaley of
Potts Camp; 16 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in
death by her parents, Delbert and Stella Mea Shaw, and a very dear friend, V.A.
Feathers.

Visitation will be from 5 to 10 p.m. today at the funeral
home.

Pallbearers will be Kelly McMillen, David Whaley, Darrell Whaley, Bubba
Feathers, Mike McMillen, Dickey Whaley and Scott
Feathers.

Added by Bertha Avery-Hood on Aug 04, 2015 9:24 AM

Marvin Ray Driggers
Alvie O Ivy
Hello,
I send you a request for a transfer by email.

Thanks for your consideration.

Marvin Ray Driggers

Added by Marvin Ray Driggers on Feb 18, 2015 6:08 PM

Eddie Hughes
Owens
Thanks again for your dedicated service to F.A.G with appreciation.

Added by Eddie Hughes on Jan 20, 2015 4:53 PM

Eddie Hughes
Ruby Owens
Will you please transfer her memorial page to me thanks Eddie Hughes my contributor number is 48574248.

Added by Eddie Hughes on Jan 20, 2015 12:52 PM

Gerry Hill
RE: Singleton York
Thanks...

Added by Gerry Hill on Dec 09, 2014 2:30 PM

Ron Collins
RE: Charles Jenkins
Thanks. I've run across similar problems when there are 2 different names for the same cemetery (and 2 addresses). Although mine were confirmed to be the same cemetery after all, the address for one was listed at intersecting roads on the west side, and the other address was intersecting roads on the east side. Totally confusing.

Good Luck,

Ron

Added by Ron Collins on Nov 15, 2014 6:16 AM

glenda hill
Emmett H Hunter
This is my paternal gr-uncle. He and my grandmother, Myrtle Lee Hunter (Hill) were born to Luther B Hunter and Rosa Rucker Hunter who were married 10/27/1894. They also had another child named Lottie who died at a young age. Rosa died when my grandmother was a young child and I have not been able to find out anything about her other than her marriage to my gr-grandfather, Luther B Hunter. Ollie Rhodes Hunter married him after her death and had the remainder of the children listed on the memorial.

Added by glenda hill on Oct 06, 2014 2:10 PM

Anna-Marie Phillips
Polly Raffield
Would you mind if I use the pictures you take on Ancestry.com? I would link to find a grave and give you credit for taking it.

Added by Anna-Marie Phillips on Jul 09, 2014 7:47 AM

Jerry L Edwards
Transfer.
Angela, I think that was the fastest transfer I ever got. They usually take a few days to a few weeks. Thanks, Jerry.

Added by Jerry L Edwards on Feb 11, 2014 5:26 PM

DDeason
Memorial Transfer
Hello,

Would you also mind transferring My Great-great grandparents memorials to me? DDeason #47586495
W.H. Castleberry #41529861
M.E. Castleberry #41529889
Thank you,
DDeason

Added by DDeason on Mar 11, 2013 4:12 PM

DDeason
Memorial Transfer
Hello,

Would you mind transfering my grandmother's memorial #41529918 over to me, DDeason #47586495?
Thank you,
DDeason

Added by DDeason on Mar 11, 2013 3:37 PM

Anthony Clayton
Hello
Just wanted to say hello to you. It appears we are 6th cousin's 0 removed. Our first common Grandparents are Stephen Clayton III (1765-1833) and Mary Dennum 'Clayton' (1738-1821). Love your name.....I have a daughter named Angela.
Anthony Clayton

Added by Anthony Clayton on Feb 02, 2013 2:59 PM

Karen Kessler
Vashti Spencer
Thank you for transferring my GGrandmother's memorial to me! I really appreciate it.

Karen

Added by Karen Kessler on Nov 10, 2012 8:10 PM

wayne
Donaldsons and Poundses
Hi Angela. I have been clicking around your virtual Family Cem. and your Headboards of Stone blogspot. If you are kin to Martha Ann Pounds Donaldson, we are far (very far!) flung cousins. The separation took place about 1800 when a son of Samuel Pounds of Anson Co. NC headed south to TN and then Miss., while a son of Samuel's cousin William Pounds of Chatham Co. NC headed north and west into the Ohio Country. I've worked on this northern branch of our line for twenty years, and just recently I've gone back to NC and this time headed south and west toward Mississippi.

You can get an idea of my work from visiting http://fateofbones.blogspot.jp/
No photos there, I'm afraid. I'm saving them for the next book, though I'd be happy to share on a personal basis.

I'm a big Faulkner fan, so right now I'm particularly interested in Lafayette Co., where Martha Ann Donaldson and her husband died. I haven't investigated the Donaldsons in Lafayette yet, but I will. For today, I wonder if you know of any other connects (however tenuous) between the Pounds family and Lafayette and surrounding counties. The biggest passel of Mississippi Poundses seems to be over in Prentiss Co....

Best regards, Wayne Pounds, Tokyo

Added by wayne on Nov 03, 2012 10:39 PM

Karen Kessler
Vashti Spencer
I was so excited to find my Great Grandmother's grave on here! Could you transfer it to me?

Her name: Vashti Spencer
Memorial ID: 53153103
My name: Karen Kessler
My ID: 47903293

I would appreciate it!

Karen

Added by Karen Kessler on Sep 02, 2012 4:54 PM

Diane ღ
Dear Angela,
"From the president of the United States and grateful Nation." I remember the words so clearly as they handed my Mother the flag. I had never heard those words before that. As I stood there on that cold November Day, thoughts came swirling in my head. I flashed back to my fathers entire demeanor. How he organized his clothing drawers were. How he lived with honor, how military he was. How he had wanted to be in the National Cemetery and I was so against it.

It was like it was all coming together in my head, I was seeing experiences known only to those understanding military tradition.

He was part of this white sea of headstones belonging to the men and women who valiantly defended our nation. His military back bone had always been there.

He served as a Chaplin ministering to Vets at the Minneapolis Veterans Hospital for years. He was on the honor guard for awhile. He gave blood routinely as he was AB negative, the rarest blood type in the world. Many nights he would get a 2 am call and out the door he would go to give blood because someone was in need. It took me years to understand what a military man is. He lived our nation and preserving it's goodness my entire life.

Memorial Day means so many different things to our society. The start of summer, picnics, it is the official end of winter where I live.

To veterans it is a time of reflection, of their courage, sacrifices, pride and loss. My son has lost 2 friends to the Iraq war, and another that came back severely injured and is struggling with his injuries and each day is a gift as those days are slipping away from him.

Memorial Day we bring into memory those that have fought for our freedom. I would like to thank you, for your Father, Son, daughter, husband, ancestor, or maybe even you, for the scarifies your families have endured to keep America out of harms way.

That as we begin Memorial Day 2012 our families remain strong and we are enduring together what our nation is all about....

"First in WAR ... First in PEACE ... and First in the HEARTS of his countrymen."
George Washington.

Memorial tribute

Added by Diane ღ on May 26, 2012 7:32 PM

Karen
"William Alderson" grave photos
I appreciate you taking the time to take a picture of my great-grandfathers headstone and posting it on gravefinder. I don't live in the area anymore and this just made me smile, Thanks so much! :)

Added by Karen on May 02, 2012 8:30 PM

Diane ღ
Happy Easter
At noon, darkness fell across the whole land until three o'clock. Then, at that time Jesus called out with a loud voice, "My God, my God, why have You forsaken Me?"

Today is Good Friday, one of the saddest yet the most joyful days of the year. For many years on Good Friday the weather has changed to dark sky's and the winds rolled in. It lasts about an hour. I have always thought that God was reminding me of that moment when Jesus left this earth. The suffering was over, the debt was paid for us. The Lamb of God had fulfilled his destiny and salvation was ours to claim through repentance of our sins.

Just now, in Florida, it rained and the sky was ominous and threatening. Lightning danced across the sky with loud claps of thunder. It rolled in from the west and as it came upon the house it was beautiful, exciting, and if orchestrated by Steven Spielberg could not have been more beautifully displayed.

The rain came after and then the glorious rainbow with the sun gleaming colors of purple, green, yellow and blue. God's rainbow with the meaning of "he loves us, he keeps his word and he will be there in the evening of our lives."

As I watched the weather roll by and the sun's return. I could feel it's warmth, I could feel God's promises to us as humanity. In my own words, once a year we have a holy TEXT sent to us. It says "I lived, I died and I did it because I love you" You have my number, don't forget to call.

On this Good Friday I am sending you my faith, my hope and wishing you peace and love in your lives forever. This has been my message to you for 8 years. We can rejoice in a new beginning because that is what he bestows on us each and every Good Friday.

Each and every Easter Morning we start again. With the Faith that he is near, The peace he sends in knowing our future is in his good keeping, the hope that our loved ones can share in this amazing gift, and the love that can transpire between families no matter how much strife and differences we have, we are all one. It is all so easy when we come together to make it happen.

Easter Blessings,

Diane

Psalm 35:9
Then my soul shall rejoice in the LORD;
and delight in his salvation.

Added by Diane ღ on Apr 06, 2012 3:47 PM

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