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Johnny (#47728023)
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Bio Photo I am originally from Hartsville, Darlington, Florence area of South Carolina. I am related to the Watkins, Williams, Browns, Kelleys , Kellys, McDonalds, and many many more. This is a great site for building family history to pass on to our children and grand children. God Bless and have a glorious day!


Revelation 21:4
King James Version (KJV)

And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.





P.S. Please take a moment to visit the memorial for Morgan Thompson . We went to High School together. Morgan had been living in the Boy's Home for a number of years. He haid been talking for a couple of years about joining the Army as soon as he was old enough so he could get out of the Boy's Home. He joined the Army and came by school to show us his uniform. He had a smile from ear to ear! I will never forget how proud he looked in his dress uniform. He had just completed basic training and was on his way to Vietnam. A few short months later we got word that Morgan had been killed in combat. God bless you Morgan. You made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Freedom is not free. Through the sacrifices of many thousands of men and women like Morgan we have freedom. He was only 18! Cherish this freedom and never let it be taken away.


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Jennie Gibson
Edward A. Butler Jr
Was my grandfather (we called him Papa). You left him flowers, I've seem the Kelly name on ancestor.com so I think we are related :D
Added by Jennie Gibson on Mar 29, 2015 4:41 PM
Andy
Emma Smith
Johnny, thanks for the transfer of Emma Smith, and others in her family. I have now been able to visit Evergreen in person, and because of your help I found my cousin's g-g-grandparents for her, and took her to visit!
Added by Andy on Mar 29, 2015 8:24 AM
Regina Stebbins-Gallardo
RE: Keneth H. Stebbins
Thank you so much for creating this for my Mom. She was a wonderful person and Mother. Thanks for transferring to me.
Added by Regina Stebbins-Gallardo on Mar 27, 2015 8:00 AM
Mary
Lucille Vaughan Strickland #98159493
Hi Johnny
Thank you for photographing the above grave. If you are related to the Vaughans, then we, too are related.
Your work has not gone unnoticed.
Mary #47328047
Added by Mary on Mar 25, 2015 9:20 PM
Joanna Gillen
RE: add info/sponsor or transfer
Johnny,
Thanks so much for the information, tranfer ect. I will work with Find a Grave in regards to my dad's memorial. Mom is listed on dad's marker but is still with us at 88. She is actually physically healthier than I am, but she has alzheimers. Sad but again Rev 21:4.
Thinking possibly since your high school friend served in Vietnam and both of our parents are buried there in Arlington, we might also have been classmates. My dad Richard Gilmore taught Art at Arlington Jr HI in the 1960's thru the 70's. He also taught Adult night Art classes. Photography for him was both a hobby and profession. At times I would be his assistant when he had weddings or single sittings for graduations and such. Both myself and brother William (Bill) attended Terry Parker High....graduating in 1965 and me in 66. We lived in the Englewood High boundaries but since dad taught at Arlington and we lived on the edge of Glenlea near little Pottsburg creek an exception was made.
Anyway thanks again for explaining as I learn to use this site. Today I found 3 generations and many cousins for an older friend. Many photos too. It was so fun to see him discover his family. The work done is so appreciated.Thank you

Joanna
Added by Joanna Gillen on Mar 25, 2015 3:26 AM
Joanna Gillen
add info/sponsor or transfer
Hi Johnny,

Thank you for creating these memorials and providing nice pictures. In addition to the great scripture Rev 21:4 I also appreciated your comments in regards to your high school friend that served in Vietnam.
If I want to add information or connect these memorials do I sponsor them or do I request you to add that info or transfer to me?

Below please find my relationship to each of the deceased.

# 28660099 RW Gilmore: my father
# 91829231 Myra D Whitsett Stuchul: my maternal grandmother
# 91829147 WR Gilmore: my brother

I understand you created the last two listed memorials but my father's show "23inactive".

Thank you again for your time and effort in making this cemetery information available.

Hope to hear from you soon.
Joanna Gillen
Added by Joanna Gillen on Mar 23, 2015 9:07 PM
Shirley M. Strickland
William Strickland
Thank you Johnny for the transfer of
William Strickland to me.
Have a good weekend.
Shirley
Added by Shirley M. Strickland on Mar 21, 2015 12:52 PM
Joe O'Brien
99256534
Thanks, Johnny, for the updates. Appreciate your efforts very much.

Added by Joe O'Brien on Mar 20, 2015 8:09 PM
Tom Going
Dennis Carlton Gibson memorial
Thanks Johnny, I corrected the spelling of Carlton on this memorial.
Added by Tom Going on Mar 19, 2015 1:12 PM
Shirley M. Strickland
Kemps, Strickland
Hi Johnny, thank you for the transfer of David and Elizabeth Kemps and their daughter, Dorothy
Strickland (no relation). This is a large family and it is taking me some real time to get them all together.
Your willingness to transfer is very much
appreciated.
Good luck with your project.
Shirley
Added by Shirley M. Strickland on Mar 19, 2015 11:19 AM
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