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In Memory of my son Ronald and mother Piney (#46858168)
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Bio Photo I was born and raised in West Virginia but have made ILlinois my home since 1967.

I am currently researching my family tree on my mom's side need information on Lilly, Crawford, Burkes, Burks, Burk, Hornsby, or Horn from Virginia and West Virginia.

On my father side need information on McBride, Fink, Ferguson, Wood.

If i have added any ones relative and they would like to create their own memorial e-mail me and i will delete the record.

I think this is a great site to post burials and cremation, everyone should be remembered even if it is on FIND A GRAVE.

If you have time please stop by and visit my beautiful son Memorial he is the reason i started on this site, some days i cannot visit his grave . So i just log on here and read all the beautiful notes and tokens that have been left for him. I thank everyone from the bottom of my heart it means so much to me to know their are such kind people out there

RONALD LEEDALE HARRIS

And a special Thank-You to Medora for sponsoring his site she truly is a angel.


Also stop and visit my mother's site

PINEY ELLEN HORNSBY MCBRIDE
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Kathy Stroope Veasey
46765027 - re Florida A Griffith Cooper
I see you added her death certificate to her memorial page... I have a few questions...

1st - are you related - either a Griffith or Cooper?

2nd - how did you come to have her death certificate - - is there a place on-line with access.. is there a cost????

3rd - the memorials you have made for your son and mother are very nice - - I especially love the photo of your son as a little tike.

God Bless .. Kathy
Added by Kathy Stroope Veasey on May 19, 2015 7:28 PM
IRISANA
Little Sisters Irene & Mary Agee
Thank you for finding and documenting the graves of these two little girls, who otherwise would have been forgotten. I wanted to leave a moment on the graves of your son and Mother, but found no links. I added you to my list of friends.
JoAnne
Added by IRISANA on May 12, 2015 12:22 PM
Ginger Lilly
making connnections on FAG
Ernest Lilly # 75038014 is Alvin's father,
Elsie Lilly # 75037708 is Alvin's mother,
Carolyn Sue Lilly # 103629957 is Alvin's sister.
As I said before, it is sad to be on Find A Grave with no connections. I will look for obits & more info for you to add. Thank you
Added by Ginger Lilly on Mar 27, 2015 5:27 AM
Ginger Lilly
hello cousin
German was my great great grandfather also.....his daughter, Nancy Arminda married my gg grandfather, Jacob Anos Walker. You can share family stories...I find it interesting they lived in Jumping Branch. How did they meet the Walkers?
Added by Ginger Lilly on Mar 05, 2015 2:10 PM
Steve & Sue
Ira John Berkema #25528525
My Grandmother kept a scrapbook of obits and things of interest in the Newton County, Indiana and Iroquois County, Illinois area. As a young girl, she lived in Sheldon. I now have her scrapbook and ran across Ira's obit. He taught in Sheldon at the time my Grandmother was in school. She didn't record the newspaper that it came from though. Are you interested in adding it to Ira's Memorial? I would be glad to send it to you if you are interested.

Thanks,
Steve and Sue
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Added by Steve & Sue on Feb 15, 2015 6:41 AM
Passing Through
RE: Fireco Cemetery
I added these memorials after finding their names and locations from the local library. I am only familiar with one Fireco Cemetery. Please, where is the other one?
Thanks!
Added by Passing Through on Feb 10, 2015 2:48 PM
Toni Badr
Otus and Bird McBride
where did the picture of Otus and Bird come from? I have the same picture my grandma gave me years ago !! and lot's more :) please e-mail me at Lee197198@Yahoo.com
Added by Toni Badr on Nov 19, 2014 1:42 PM
Toni Badr
McBrides
I am the granddaughter of Viola McBride " Whitt ", Clifford McBride was Violas brother..Otus and Suzy McBride was from WV my "great grandparents".. I went back 150 years and found so much , but lost it all ! I would love to learn more !

Thanks, Toni Badr "Whitt"
Added by Toni Badr on Nov 19, 2014 1:18 PM
Aldetta Wallace Akers
RE: Polly McBride
Thanks for the update of Polly. We will get in touch with her. One of my husband's cousins married into the Agee Family. Thank you for yours response to my note. Have a blessed day.
Added by Aldetta Wallace Akers on Nov 12, 2014 4:25 PM
Aldetta Wallace Akers
Polly and Piney McBride
Hello I am Aldetta Wallace Akers. I am so sorry about the terrible death of your son. I have not lost any of my children. I can't imagine how had hard that could be. My father, James Wallace died of cancer during my 9th grade of school. I grew up in Fireco, WV. until my family moved away during the summer of 1964. We would often drive back to attend the Jonben Church of God. Some of your family also attended this church. I remember Polly and Piney. We loved them and their families. My husband, Roger Akers, son of the late William and Angeline Keffer Akers, later was the Pastor of the church. Angeline, my mother-in-law, was still living and was a great blessing to us and others in the church. Later our family travelled and did Missionary Work. Our daughter still travels and minister around the world. She has ministers in over 30 countries and much of the U.S. I do not know if you remember us. Thinking of the McBride family from Fireco brings warmth to my heart and gratitude to the Lord for allowing our paths to cross. I am just learning to use the computer. I am not on Face Book, but the rest of my immediate family are. Hope you have a wonderful, blessed day.
Added by Aldetta Wallace Akers on Oct 31, 2014 11:36 PM
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