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BjJ (#46902476)
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Bio Photo I will be happy to add additional information or make corrections to memorials I maintain. Please use the Edit tab on the memorial to send your info to me and I will update. I transfer all memorials within the four-generation rule. I do not link to "burial unknown" listings.

My added vs. managed memorials difference is quite large because I manage many memorials transferred to me from a now inactive member. I work on these daily to update with info and add photos.

Please do not copy my photos to other websites (including Ancestry) without my permission.

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Lillie Riney
Mrs Andrew Brooks
Here's another one I can't find.

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Brooks--The funeral of Mrs. Andrew M. Brooks will be held at 10 o'clock tomorrow morning at the First Presbyterian church. Rev. Thomas D. Logan, pastor of the church, will officiate and interment will be in Oak Ridge cemetery.

Friends desiring to view the remains may have the opportunity between the hours of 3 and 4 o'clock this afternoon.

Springfield State Journal - 3-27-1909
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Added by Lillie Riney on Mar 04, 2015 9:18 AM
Lillie Riney
Rhoades Infant
I couldn't find this one. Could you look for it please?

RHOADES--The funeral of the 7-days-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Rhoades, 1108 King's highway, whose death occurred in inanition, was held privately at the residence yesterday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Burial was made in Oak Ridge cemetery.

Springfield State Journal - 4-12-1913
Added by Lillie Riney on Mar 04, 2015 8:36 AM
Renee S.
RE: Julia Sweich link
Thanks very much.

Renee
Added by Renee S. on Mar 02, 2015 2:44 PM
Lillie Riney
Townsend
That was quick!
Added by Lillie Riney on Mar 01, 2015 11:56 AM
Walter D Golladay
Larry Dean Sturgeon
I would like your permission to publish the military gravestone photograph for Larry Dean Sturgeon in my upcoming book The Golladay and Golliday Families In America. If you approve, photograph credit will be given to www.findagrave.com researcher BjJ, unless you provide a different name. Respectfully, Walter D. Golladay, family historian
Added by Walter D Golladay on Mar 01, 2015 10:17 AM
George Robbins II
Permission to use photo
I found your photo of the gravesite of Andrew Elliott (Find A Grave Memorial# 30946961) and family members in Oak Ridge Cemetery. I am researching the Elliott line - my grandfather was Hobart Frank Elliott of Oklahoma.

Request your permission to attach this photo to my family tree and to upload it to my synch'ed tree on Ancestry.com. I would of course give you credit for the photo.

Thank you,
George Robbins
Sierra Vista, AZ
Find A Grave Member #47367492
ghrobbins2@cox.net



Added by George Robbins II on Mar 01, 2015 8:38 AM
Dan Franklin
RE: John Abshire #56792464
Thanks - I must have checked the wrong block. I have the same information that you have about his place of death being in Illinois.
Added by Dan Franklin on Mar 01, 2015 4:29 AM
Pioneersearcher
# 24340936 Gerald C Tunks & family
I would like your permission to copy gravestone photos to my Tunks Ancestry Family Tree. I will credit you as the source.

Thank you, Pioneersearcher # 47016656
Added by Pioneersearcher on Feb 28, 2015 8:04 PM
BJW
Thomas Mather
Thanks so much for the obit! And the death date correction. I appreciate all you do for findagrave! Barb
Added by BJW on Feb 23, 2015 9:34 AM
Michael Derry
Ruth Derry
Some how William Calvin Massey was linked to Ruth Ogle Derry as a husband. William Calvin Massey is the father of Ruth's 1st Husband William Clyde Massey and her 2nd Husband is Virgil William Treat.
Thanks for your help
Mike Derry (Ruth's great nephew)
Added by Michael Derry on Feb 23, 2015 9:20 AM
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