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Neil B (John 3:16) (#46794418)
 member for 10 years, 3 months, 13 days
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Bio Photo Thank you in advance for visiting my sister, Sandy
and my mother, Elsie.

I am so grateful to everyone that leaves flowers for them.

One of my hobbies is Wheres

When time permits, please leave flowers for the following:

Oct. 7 Arthur Moen
Oct. 7 George Wantling

Oct. 9 Elizabeth Mayer

Oct. 11 John Kimble

Oct. 12 Clyde Taylor

Grandma Damaris Hendricks

Uncle Glen Hardeman


This is a poem that I stumbled upon (author unknown):

Always a silent hurt,
many a silent tear,
but always a beautiful memory
of one we loved so dear.

God gave us strength to bear it,
and courage to take the blow,
but what it meant to lose you one will ever know.


I was born and raised in Norfolk, VA. I've lived in FL, NY, CA, WA, and OR.

I found Find A Grave by accident. It has become one of my favorite sites to visit. It has given me a place that I can remember my mother and my sister Sandy and honor their memory right from my desk. Thank you Find A Grave.

"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life."
John 3:16

Please DON'T use the Virtual Flowers feature to post corrections. Use the VFs only for tributes and condolences as per F.A.G. guidelines.

Please use the Suggest a Correction feature to make requests for modifications or transfers.(Transfer requests should typically meet the Find A Grave guidelines).

Strangers in the Box
By Pamela A. Harazim

Come, look with me inside this drawer,
In this box I've often seen,
At the pictures, black and white,
Faces proud, still, serene.
I wish I knew the people,
These strangers in the box,
Their names and all their memories
Are lost among my socks.
I wonder what their lives were like.
How did they spend their days?
What about their special times?
I'll never know their ways.
If only someone had taken time
To tell who, what, where, when,
These faces of my heritage
Would come to life again.
Could this become the fate
Of the pictures we take today?
The faces and the memories
Someday to be tossed away?
Make time to save your pictures,
Seize the opportunity when it knocks,
Or someday you and yours could be
The strangers in the box.


"If you could see your ancestors
All standing in a row,
There might be some of them, perhaps,
You wouldn't want to know.

But, here's another question, which
Requires another view,
If you could meet your ancestors,
Would they be proud of you?"

-Arkansas Parent-Teacher
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George Paul Farris
Emma Neal, née Rice: FAG Memorial# 30969811
Dear Neil:

On 06 Apr 14 you were kind enough to leave a floral tribute on the memorial of my GGM, Emma Neal née Rice, Find A Grave Memorial# 30969811. My profound thanks for your remembrance of her.

However, I would like to inquire as to whether you might be related to Emma, and therefore to me?

I look forward to your reply.

May God bless you,
George Paul
Added by George Paul Farris on Oct 07, 2015 9:39 AM
Cyndy Doyle
RE: Kenneth Baker's online memorial
Hi Kenneth,

No problem, I was happy to help. I'm down at the cemetery quite often since my parents, grand-parents and some aunts and uncles are buried down there. I like to help people out so if I can be of any further assistance please let me know. I hope this was helpful!

God bless you!
Added by Cyndy Doyle on Oct 07, 2015 8:25 AM
Jacquelyn Russell
RE: Norman Geyer's online memorial
Happy to do it. Find a grave has been very helpful in my genealogy searches.
Added by Jacquelyn Russell on Oct 06, 2015 5:53 PM
Tom Apple
I just seen the mic on my Uncle Toms Find A Grave page how appropriate, it made my day.
Added by Mary on Oct 06, 2015 5:43 AM
Jeanne Meek
Thomas J Tittle info
I would like you to correct my great grandma's info. She was Sarah Emma Potterf from Raymond, IL NOT Reynolds IL and the f is missing above in the paragrah. Below in the list of children she is correct. Thanks so much She is buried in Ashbury Cemetery in Raymond IL and I think it is on findagrave. Jeanne Meek
Added by Jeanne Meek on Sep 24, 2015 9:18 AM
Thank you for your visits to my loved ones. I especially wanted to thank you also for your posting - Strangers in the Box by Pamela A Harazim. It really motivated me to label all my photos.
Thanks again and have a great tomorrow!
Added by virginia on Sep 23, 2015 6:34 PM
Precious Memories
Thank you
You come to my memorials often and just wanted to stop by and say thank you. You're a blessing to me and to all of us at Findagrave. I hope you are well, blessed and comforted and loved. Thanks again for all you do, not just for me but for us all.
Added by Precious Memories on Sep 19, 2015 11:18 AM
Cap Nathaniel Wells & 2 additions
Am glad you added the information. I think some one may be looking for these people -- especially Susan Wells who died at age 82. I don't think I have an ancestor buried here, but visited the cemetery in 1992 when doing my Andrews- Burnham research. I love these old stones. You and other volunteers for this cemetery do a great job. Thank you.
Added by GLLinmanMoore on Sep 02, 2015 5:17 PM
Thank you
Dear Neil,
Hope that this finds you doing well. Sorry that it has taken me so long to get this to you. Thank you so very much for the beautiful visits to my loved ones.
Take care and God bless.
Added by Laura on Sep 02, 2015 12:23 PM
Rickie Bickle
RE: Gerhardt Leffler's online memorial
This is one marker that I had to make sure had a high quality photo. I knew Gerhardt and was very sadened when I heard he had passed. He loved Find A Grave and did a lot of work on it. I chatted with him several times as well as met him at the home. Really going to miss him.
Added by Rickie Bickle on Sep 01, 2015 11:11 PM
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