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Richard Hollis (#46868975)
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Bio Photo We can all do more helping each other than we can working alone.

Working my way through entries I manage in Collin, Wise County and Clay County, Texas. I gained management of a large group of them just recently so is a work in progress.

Earthman Resthaven Cemetery in Houston, Harris County, Texas is a "project" of sorts for me, I have added over 15,000 entries and pictures to this cemetery so far.

If additional information is offered, happy to update entries I manage. I like to connect entries to their spouse and parent's entries, makes it much easier to move around for everyone and adds value to the entry.

Primary lines: Hollis, Patterson, Maxwell, Davenport, Combest, Riggins, Hammonds, Peck, Dick. But am collecting data on all associated surnames.
I love pictures, it brings a little life to these "dead" names on paper we work on every day. smile....Concerning the pictures I post to the Findagrave website, we have to make them smaller to fit on the webpage which means you can't zoom in on the picture to pick up details. If this is case on one you need, write me, I'll try to find the original and send it to you.

I choose to follow Findagrave guidelines for transfer, which can be found on the Findagrave FAQ page, but in summary.

I transfer your ancestors or your descendants or your siblings unless they are my ancestors as well, but remember your grandfather's sister's nephew is not your ancestor....I accept they are part of your family, but let's keep it your ancestors, your siblings or your descendants.

For updates or connections, please the "Suggest a correction" feature on an entry for update or transfer, this gives me a shortcut to the entry as well as sending me the correction you wish made. Typically, I will get the update or connection done the same or next day unless I am out of town.

Please don't make duplicates of existing entries, it is confusing to us all, having said that if I have made a duplicate it was an accident, please advise me so I can get it fixed either by deletion or having findagrave merge the 2 entries to preserve flowers or connections.

Some findagravers insist on having multiple surnames in the surname field because of several marriages, please use the surname they died with as it makes a search for them nigh on to impossible otherwise.
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Bill & Bobbye Varner
Jack Porter
25 Aig 2014
Thank You Mr. Hollis for adding the obit to the memorial so quickly. Thank you again for managing this memorial and all the work you do for Find A Grave. Bobbye Varner
Added by Bill & Bobbye Varner on Aug 25, 2014 7:15 PM
Paul Ridenour
Sophia Jane "Jane" Flanagan Skelton

I have cleaned her grave. I can send you a photo of it and you can give me photo credits or you could delete a photo and I can add mine.

Paul Ridenour
Added by Paul Ridenour on Aug 21, 2014 1:04 PM
Hazel Mote Carpenter
FAG Memorial #6432252
Hi, Richard,
Are you related to Mr. William M. Mote? He is my great grandfather. If you are not related, would you consider a transfer to me, please?

Thank you so very much!!
Hazel M. Carpenter
Find A Grave: 47599652
Added by Hazel Mote Carpenter on Aug 20, 2014 9:51 PM
Jill Nelson
ada dickey block 1913-2001
findagrave # 6470446 are you related to her? Looking for info on her jillnelson625@yahoo.com
Added by Jill Nelson on Aug 20, 2014 8:07 AM
Kay Williams
Mrs. Jimmie "Susan" Eaton / Jimmie Susan Roberts Eaton
I have been researching my husband's family history. I recently came across two memorials on Find A Grave (I think) for the same person. There is Jimmie Susan Roberts Eaton memorial 53535678 as well as Mrs. Jimmie "Susan" Eaton memorial 59818317.
Added by Kay Williams on Aug 19, 2014 8:16 PM
Reidar Sumstad
Arthur Wayne Byargeon
Thanks so much for creating this memorial and for the fast response in updating it, I appreciate that!
Added by Reidar Sumstad on Aug 16, 2014 11:59 PM
linda allen murphy
Ada B Blakely
Thanks so much for posting information on my Great Grandmother Ada B Blakley, Ethel Cemetery, Grayson County Texas.

Ada is my Grandmother Elsie Opal Blakely Hendershot's mother. Grandma Hendershot is buried in Strong City Cemetery, Strong City, Oklahoma.

Ada's father is Dr. George Akers from Russell County, Kentucky ( I will locate is gravesite.). Her mother is Eleanor McKinney Akers, who is buried in Akers #1 Cemetery in Jamestown, Russell County, Kentucky.

Can you link Ada to her daughter -Elsie Opal Blakely Hendershot and to her mother Eleanor McKinney Akers? Thanks so much!
Added by linda allen murphy on Aug 12, 2014 7:15 AM
derrell barnett
Andrew Jackson
Thank you for linking him to his wife. I appreciate your managing the memorial and for all the work you do for Find A Grave. Derrell
Added by derrell barnett on Aug 09, 2014 2:07 PM
Tom
Frank and Mary Westdyke
I would like to manange the memorials of the above people; they are my ggrandparents on my mother's side of the family.
frank's 6724105....mary's 67241210
are you related to the Westdykes?
would like to compare notes, if you are.
Tom Dipprey
Added by Tom on Aug 04, 2014 8:29 AM
Daris Nevil
Johnathan Granville ACUFF
I show that Johnathan Graville ACUFF was born in Ooltewah,Hamilton,Tennessee, 26 Sept 1883

Added by Daris Nevil on Aug 03, 2014 12:03 AM
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