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Juanda (#46581824)
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Bio Photo I am retired from the South Carolina Dept of Disabilities & Special Needs after 22 years with the department.

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DEAR ANCESTOR

Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.

Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.

I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot
And come and visit you.

By Walter Butler Palmer (1906)
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FAMILY NAMES,I am researching:
GLENN, GLEN, HOLLAND, LEWIS, METTE, NIX,OWENS, ROYAL, ROYALL, WEATHERSBEE.
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Quoting another FAG contributor and agreeing.

"I think it is a real shame what findagrave has evolved into. What started as a noble way to link people with graves of loved ones they could never hope to see, and with the generations that had preceded them, has turned into a game for some. Memorials have turned into a kind of "trading card", a competition of who can own the most memorials and post the highest numbers. What has been forgotten by many is that these were people, loved in life and death, not a commodity to be traded or owned.
With my apologies to those that have pure motives. I hope there are more of us than there are of them".

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Armenian Genocide of 1915
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On March 5, 2011, I lost a very loved companion. FARLEY was more than a dog, he was my loved "Baby Boy" and my friend. I miss him so much. If you like, you can visit his memorial.
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Please leave a Flower for a Brave Dog who lost his life in the line of duty,Fargo "Deputy Dog"
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Please leave a flower for K-9 Nitro" He was an integral part of the K-9 team of Charleston County, SC contributing to many arrests for drugs and weapons charges.
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Please leave a flower for Airman Waldo who served two deployments to Afghanistan, "Waldo", a military working dog assigned to Joint Base Charleston, kept American units safe.
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Please visit and leave a flower for EGOR the feral cat
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