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kimmie925 (#47790555)
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Bio Photo I have been taking pictures of cemeteries for 30+ years. I love the history and beauty of old cemeteries. It bothers me to see old cemeteries forgotten about and not being taken care of. Any stones I find that I can prop up and clean off, I will do. By "clean off," I am referring to taking a soft cloth or a stick or my hands to brush off mud, grass, mold if possible, and yes, even cow poop occasionally, in order to make the stone legible in the picture.

I get a lot of photo requests that I can't fulfill - I wish I had more time - but I prefer to do western Rockingham County, Virginia/Mathias, West Virginia. I can go as far north as Broadway/Timberville or south to Dayton/Bridgewater. I prefer not to do eastern Rockingham or Augusta County. I have gotten several requests for Pendleton County, West Virginia, which is about 40+ miles from me. I don't know if I can ever get out that way.

Please use the edit link on the upper right corner of a memorial if you would like me to make additions, corrections, or add links, and I will do so. I will be happy to make reasonable transfers. I hope people do the same for me! I have noticed some people are very good about making corrections or adding information right away, and others seem not to do it all.

Any pictures I take of cemeteries and stones, you are welcome to use for personal use. This does not mean you can create a duplicate memorial and copy my pictures onto it, which is against FAG rules. ANY FAMILY PICTURES OF GROUPS OR INDIVIDUALS, PLEASE DO NOT USE. THESE ARE MY PERSONAL PICTURES AND I OWN THE ORIGINALS.

Helpful tip if anyone needs lots of pics from around here - I know there is a limit of 20 requests per week, so if you need more than that, please put the extra names in the Note section of your request for each cemetery - this will really help the photo volunteers and decrease the amount of repeat trips out to the same cemetery.
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 • 1,216 Memorials Added
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A AAA American ..., Amanda Whetzel ..., Barbara Chittum..., Brandi Spitzer ..., Christy Hollen ..., david twigg, DET, dMf, E49, Gathering Roots, George Seitz, Ginger, Jan robinson, JMB, Kari Olson, MVC, oldbluestreak, Paul Hawes, Shock
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JD Edwards
Robert Gowl
Thanks very much for the photo of where Robert Gowl might be laid to rest.
JD Edwards
Added by JD Edwards on Jul 31, 2015 6:19 AM
Jan robinson
Fred Shifflett
Thanks for the photo of the mortuary marker. Thanks for your dedication to findagrave.
Added by Jan robinson on Jul 30, 2015 6:40 AM
George Seitz
Jacob Nicholas Liggett
Kimmie,

I very much appreciate the addition of your fine photograph of the marker of Jacob Liggett. Your dedication and talent are unsurpassed in your area and the contribution you make adds value and integrity to the site. Thank you. Keep up the great work. You are a grave finder supreme.

George
Added by George Seitz on Jul 29, 2015 6:24 PM
Albert Steinhauer
Maria Brunk
Thanks for taking the time to photograph the Brunk graves
Added by Albert Steinhauer on Jul 28, 2015 10:37 PM
Albert Steinhauer
Hanna Freed Brunk
Thanks for the grave photo
Added by Albert Steinhauer on Jul 28, 2015 10:35 PM
Albert Steinhauer
Barbara Minnick Brunk
Thanks for the grave photo
Added by Albert Steinhauer on Jul 28, 2015 10:34 PM
Albert Steinhauer
George Brunk
Thanks for the grave photo
Added by Albert Steinhauer on Jul 28, 2015 10:33 PM
JD Edwards
Paul Raynes
Thanks very much for the photo of Paul Raynes headstone.
JD Edwards
Added by JD Edwards on Jul 28, 2015 9:15 AM
Carol
Bertha Byrd "Bertie" Fawley
Thank you for filling the request for this memorial photo.

Blessings.
Added by Carol on Jul 26, 2015 4:50 PM
Pamela Byers Wrenn
Emma Rodes #63657341
The wrong memorial ha been deleted. Thanks. Pam
Added by Pamela Byers Wrenn on Jul 26, 2015 6:56 AM
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