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Libby Talley (#46605084)
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Bio Photo I have a deep love for cemeteries. I love the art, the history, and the untold stories about each resident. I find it peaceful and thoroughly relaxing to walk through cemeteries. I'm working on several but the main one at the moment is Oak Grove Cemetery in Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas.

I am a member of the organization called Preservation of African American Cemeteries
(PAAC).

I was born and raised here in Arkansas as were both of my parents and all of my grandparents.I started searching my genealogy in the Sixth Grade as a project and haven't stopped since.



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LarioRansomi
RE: Lora Ransom
I am the Larry (Larry Ransom) that commented on this memorial recently. Lora was my grandmother on my fathers side of the family.

Lora was a twin. Her sister was Cora and she had brother(s) also. Her maiden name was McGlothlan. Beyond that, I will have to ask Dad to write something up.

We don't have man written records of prior to 1973 due to our home being destroyed by a Tornado. A few months later when our phone service was restored at our new home, dad got a call from a man who lived across town from us. My Grandparents wedding license would up in the front seat of his car!

What type of background/ bio are you looking for? Such as that provided in Obituaries?
Added by LarioRansomi on May 24, 2016 7:49 AM
Mary E P
Requesting a memorial transfer
Hello Libby,

I am still having problems with David McJonathan-Swarm. I requested a transfer of three memorials he has completely wrong but, I can't remember how to contact F.AG. Editors. Do you know how to go about this? We discussdedd this type of problem back in 2014, I've lost my notes!

Thanks,

Mary 47079221
Added by Mary E P on Feb 15, 2016 7:50 PM
Barbara A Adkins - Armstrong
Oliver Family
Hello I have been searching for my grandmother Bessie Oliver she died between 1924 and 1930. Last place she lived was Pierce Creek, Ar. Her father was William Oliver he died in 1904. I seen someone left a note saying William was buried in Winkler Cemetery, Faulkner Co, Ar. William remarried after Bessie's mother to Mattie Reason and had her half brother James Edward Oliver.
This may be an abandon graveyard. It said there was a rock as William's headstone. Is there any listings of abandon graveyards? Do you know where Winkler Graveyard is? Any help is appreciated. Thank You Barb
Added by Barbara A Adkins - Armstr... on Dec 30, 2015 6:26 AM
Rick McDaniel
Grandma
Hi Libby. Willie Augustas Talley McDaniel was my grandmother. I don't know too many relatives on the Talley side. I would love to email you and compare notes. Are you a member of ancestors.com?
Added by Rick McDaniel on Dec 17, 2015 5:47 PM
Ace
Margaret Robinson Wilbur at Forest Home Cemetery
Hi! There was not an individual grave marker for her, but she is buried in the same lot as her parents.

If you would like better photos for William and Anna Burkhart posted, please add photo requests for them and I will post the photos that I took.

Unfortunately, the only two names on the large Burkhart monument are for William and Anna. The rest of the sides do not contain any names although they were designed to have more names engraved.

Ace
Added by Ace on Oct 25, 2015 4:59 AM
ghost girl
RE: Debbie Summers
I'm not sure. Since you transferred ownership to me, I should be the only one with access to make changes to it, especially delete the entire memorial. I think an amdmin had to have done it but I have no idea why, and you know how hard it is to communicate with anyone from the site. It's just so odd and disturbing.
Added by ghost girl on Oct 24, 2015 9:47 PM
John Epperson
Talleys @ Monett IOOF Cemetery
Your Photo Request for Lela Talley is done. I also uploaded the same photo into Kenneth's FAGM.
I also updated their locations.
According to the Monett IOOF Cemetery database - http://www.cityofmonett.com/city_departments/cemetery/IOOF%20Cemetery%20as%20of%20013115.htm
- there is another Talley named "Robert Wayne Talley". If you wish me to try to find Robert, please submit a Photo request. Robert Wayne Talley is Not in Find A Grave (at least not listed in the IOOF Cemetery (I suppose the database Could be in Error??? but I doubt it)) so you would have to create a Memorial in Find a Grave from the database information before you could submit a request (well, duh!). But, of course, that's how this stuff always goes, aint't it!
Added by John Epperson on Oct 21, 2015 11:18 PM
Jennifer
Barbara Moss photo request
I was walking the sections of the cemetery looking for her headstone, when Mr. Larry Grubbs (with Crestlawn) stopped and asked if I needed any help locating a gravesite. So I asked him if he could verify I was in the right location. He looked in his records and couldn't find this person listed. He called the Conway funeral home (Roller-McNutt) who has a listing for everyone buried in Crestlawn (no matter which funeral home does the service). They had no record either. He stated it probably is a person that was cremated there, as the crematory is located on the grounds of Crestlawn and death certificates will read Crestlawn as "place" for "Burial, crematory, or memorial" entry.
I have put in a request to remove the photo request, as there is nothing to photograph.
Sorry I wasn't successful in fulfilling your request.
Added by Jennifer on Oct 02, 2015 5:28 AM
Scott
Armbrust
Michael Armbrust 139614571 was entombed next to his parents but no inscription has been added to the mausoleum as of the end of September 2015.
Added by Scott on Oct 01, 2015 8:18 PM
Lana Carter
RE: William Birchett
Libby, just got your message thru Find a Grave. This gentleman's grave is a mystery. I have a nephew by marriage, and this man is in his family tree (great uncle, I think), and they have searched the graveyard with no luck. Over the years, there has been vandalism, and his stone may have been destroyed, or a headstone might not have been purchased. No one knows. I have quite a few relatives buried in this cemetery, so I am quite familiar with it. It needs to be platted out and each grave marked, but no one has the time to do it. I am so sorry that no one can locate his resting place, but since he's in my family tree, and should it be discovered, you will be notified.
Added by Lana Carter on Sep 30, 2015 4:34 PM
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