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BDA. (#47034307)
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Bio Photo I am researching African American families. Dixon/Dixsons, Flacks and Barnetts & Moores in Person Co. and Buncombe Co., North Carolina; Twymans from Virginia to Versailles, Woodford Co. Kentucky; Browns in Versailles, Woodford, KY; Reeds, Turneys & Carters in Bourbon Co., KY and Taylors in Mercer and Jessamine County, KY. Also, Reeds in Harris Co. Texas that originated from Bourbon County, KY.

I add memorials in the hopes that someone may find a connection to their roots and that memories of people from the past. It also gives people a chance to "visit" their loved ones final resting place; where in many cases, they could not do that physically due to distance, health issues, time constraints, etc. No disrespect is meant in the creation of any of these memorials.

Please keep in mind those of us who contribute to Find A Grave do so VOLUNTARILY. This is a hobby and done solely for the purpose of freely assisting people interested in doing research of their family history and/or genealogy.

If any family member of a deceased sees errors in information or want to transfer ownership of a Memorial that I have posted, please let me know and I will gladly do so.

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mike shelton
RE: 61464551
Added by mike shelton on Aug 26, 2014 4:12 PM
mike shelton
hello, I added a grave photo to the above memorial. also I have added quite a few more memorials to the maple grove cemetery. I,m in the process of photographing the whole cemetery. thanks mike in ky.
Added by mike shelton on Aug 19, 2014 5:32 PM
Linda Y
Off fellows
We finally got odd fellows merged in morganfield. Maybe this clears things up linda
Added by Linda Y on Jun 09, 2014 10:54 PM
Peggy L
Wayman McKitric
Instead of Burgin's Cemetery, he may be in the Robinson Road Cemetery outside of Burgin. There is an Ida McKitric there and a Wayman H. McKitric there also. That Wayman may be his father.
Added by Peggy L on Apr 10, 2014 10:34 AM
Geraldine Barnett
Hi, I am not able to delete any of Eliott's people. I have limited management and am able to merge 2 together. Elliot had his (not as elabrate as yours) on first, 2006, so I know Find A Grave won't delete his. I will try to merge, then transfer ownship to you, that is the best I am able to do. Elliott has not been on site for 2 years now. geraldine 47309755
Added by Geraldine Barnett on Feb 20, 2014 9:08 PM
Linda Y
Odd fellows
The two we know we took photos of are bixville cemetery in caseyville. The ither is odd Fellows aka Ioof 37. I keep getting notes about this. We took all photos in both. Hope thus clears things up. One is ipon Airline. The other is on a highway.
Added by Linda Y on Jan 08, 2014 11:06 PM
Sara Bryant
RE: Lacy Dixon Kornegay
i know where to look now. there is a rose hill cemetery and a rose hill funeral home cemetery, which is located in magnolia and is a african american cememtery. i will be going that way tuesday so i will look for it there...
Added by Sara Bryant on Aug 31, 2013 3:57 PM
Karyn Buckner Garvin
RE: Will Dixon in Redmon Cemetery
I used to, grew up in Leicester.

Yes, the DC does state Marshall. Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery is about 5 miles from Marshall as the crow flies and is less than a mile inside the Buncombe county line. Google Earth will verify this information using the GPS coordinates listed on Find A Grave, 35.72410, -82.70190. The address shows on Google Maps as Marshall, NC.

The old granite sign outside this cemetery states "Redmon Cemetery".

Also, when I started looking at this problem, there were several duplicates between the Redmon made in Madison County and the actual one in Buncombe County, which had photos of the graves in that cemetery.

And because of the way Find A Grave is set up, you can't create a cemetery in a town that's not listed in a particular county, so a cemetery in Marshall, Buncombe County, can't be created.

Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery in Buncombe County is the correct cemetery, not the duplicate one added to Madison County.

Thanks, Karyn
Added by Karyn Buckner Garvin on Aug 27, 2013 8:54 AM
Penny Baughman North
Thomas Webb
Cannot link to mother as her memorial is deleted. I am sorry. You can add her memorial and then I can add the new memorial to Thomas Webb.
Added by Penny Baughman North on Aug 10, 2013 6:13 AM
Mark Utley
RE: Lorene Green
Let's try again...look at memorial #113947762 which appears to be for the same Lorene Green (not Greene). It's in a different cemetery in Nebo, but has the same name and death date, and the inscription on the stone (that her husband was Rev. Odell Green) matches the obit you posted.

I'll let you sort it out.


Added by Mark Utley on Aug 09, 2013 12:05 PM
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