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Pearly Gates (#47194908)
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Bio Photo I have been a member of the Austin Genealogical Society since 1975 and have been researching family history 41 years for my family as well as my husband's family.

My lines: Kennerly/Davis, MD, GA, SC, TX, Webb/Moore: NC, GA, AR, McLennan Co.TX, Stripling/McBride/ SC,GA,TX. (MacKenzie: Scotland), GA, Palmer/McClendon, GA, TX., Johnston/Johnson/Wilkerson, PA, GA, AL.

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My Goal

"If you can rescue from oblivion one single name that might other wise be forgotten you will be well rewarded!"

Source: Mary Given Bryan, Director of Georgia Department of Archives, (1951-1964) Source: Northwest Georgia Historical & Gen. Soc., Inc., Spring, 1984

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"Time has passed,
it brings its changes,
Fresh with every year,
But their memory will be cherished
In the hearts that hold them dear."

Author: Unknown
Source: not remembered

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DEAR ANCESTOR

Your Tombstone Stands Among the Rest
Neglected and Alone
The Name and Date Have Worn Off
The Weathered Marble Stone
It Reaches Out to All Who Care.

It is Now to Late to Mourn
You Did Not Know That I"D Exist
You Died....And I Was Born
Yet Each of Us Are Cells of You
In Flesh, In Blood, In Bone.

Our Hearts Contract And Beat
a Pulse Entirely Not Our Own.

Dear Ancestor, The Place You Filled
Some Hundred Years Ago
Spreads Out Among the Ones You Left
Who Would Have Loved You So.

I Wonder How you Lived and Loved
I Wonder If You Knew
That Someday I would Find This Place
And Come to Visit You.

Author - Anonymous
Source: ancestorhunt.com
7/25/07

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Sarah Caddell
I have added some pictures of Sarah Caddell's stone. It is in very poor condition, but you can imagine it says "Sarah" and "Caddell".
Added by vbr on May 27, 2015 6:28 PM
Rita Balentine Hogan
RE: Earl Fayne Hooks
You are very welcome! That is why I am adding it. To help people get the info. Thanks for letting me know.
Added by Rita Balentine Hogan on Mar 26, 2015 11:37 AM
 

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