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Vickie Oates Woods (#47172707)
 member for 5 years, 11 months, 7 days
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Bio Photo My name is Vickie. I grew up in Swannanoa, N.C. and now I live in Asheville. I enjoy researching family history and walking through cemeteries to read stones. Everyone deserves to be remembered. Someone somewhere loved them. Thanks to the great contributors here at Find a Grave, I have been able to see the graves of many family members that I would have never seen if it wasn't for their generosity. It is so nice to be able to visit a loved one's grave and not even leave the house.

If any of my memorials contain errors, or if you have information to add, please send me a message or an edit. All memorials are done with the utmost respect of those who have passed on and those of us left behind.

"You LIVE as long as you are remembered." -Russian Proverbs

ღღIt's Not What You Gather, But What You Scatter That Tells What Kind Of Life You Have Lived ღღ

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Graveyards

When my soul is restless
And things seem out of line,
I visit an old graveyard
To take a mystical step back in time.

I find the oldest tombstones
Then read the messages there;
I consider what their days had been
And how our lives in ways compare.

We all have lived though heartaches
As well as episodes of fun;
Surviving loss of loved ones,
And rewarded for a job well done.

Sometimes if I'm very still
I can hear what they have to say
And feel them reaching out to me
Grateful for my momentary stay.

Christine B. 2009
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Apollymi
Altman
Thank you for this transfer. It is greatly appreciated.
Added by Apollymi on Aug 01, 2015 5:49 PM
Martha Werden Sanburg
Cleo Motley Davis
Thank you Vickie for the info on my aunt. I'll update her memorial.
Added by Martha Werden Sanburg on Jul 28, 2015 6:08 AM
Wanda Byas Putnam Ray
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Hello Vickie,
Thank you for keeping information updated and for all you do for Find A Grave. If you will transfer Mom's to me I will get family linked.

Thank you,
Wanda Byas Ray
Added by Wanda Byas Putnam Ray on Jul 24, 2015 5:55 AM
Elizabeth Olmstead
Bessie Martin
But she has an engraved marker complete with photo at Mulls Chapel. I have it linked to her true burial and am in process of trying to get all the links moved to the true burial. Cenotaphs are acceptable by find a grave as long as there is a photo as proof.
Added by Elizabeth Olmstead on Jul 22, 2015 4:05 PM
Derick Hartshorn
Great work
Vickie,

I am following behind you as I harvest obits for my data base. You are doing a fantastic job!!!! I am adding photos where I am able. Keep up the great work!
Added by Derick Hartshorn on Jul 20, 2015 10:27 AM
Marjorie Crews
Helen Powers
Vickie, you are welcome. I enjoy helping people.
Added by Marjorie Crews on Jul 16, 2015 3:52 AM
Marjorie Crews
Helen Powers
Thank you for adding her Father to her memorial.
Added by Marjorie Crews on Jul 16, 2015 3:48 AM
Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Bobbitt
Thanks ever so much for the heads up on the wrong photo being on that Bobbitt memorial. That's a pretty glaring error for me to make and then not notice! I appreciate your message so I could fix it. Cheers.
Added by Amy Robbins-Tjaden on Jul 13, 2015 6:27 PM
Betty
memorial # 115297916
I have added the death date to the memorial of Mildred McMahan per your request with the info provided. Will you please verify the date. Thanks.
Added by Betty on Jul 07, 2015 1:07 PM
Beverly Lanning Poole
Florence White

Thanks for moving your memorial, Vickie. I just took mine down so all is right.

Blessings,
Beverly Poole
Added by Beverly Lanning Poole on Jul 06, 2015 2:49 PM
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