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Shirley Smith (#47268703)
 member for 6 years, 6 months, 19 days
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Bio Photo My primary interest is genealogy, so I photograph surrounding family members' graves when possible, even when those folks were not included in the request. Please feel free to use my photos in your family trees.

I am a retired English teacher in Austin, Texas. I am a third generation Texan if you count being born here, but there are five generations of my family buried here.

Please contact me if you have questions about any of the photos I've posted. For any of the memorials I've created, I'll be happy to transfer them if they are not related to me. Even if it is my relative, if you are a direct descendant and I am not, I will make the transfer.

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Momma Sles
Henry M. Carr
Thank you so much for the grave photo!!!!!
Added by Momma Sles on Oct 24, 2016 10:37 AM
Robert Edward Caffrey
Hi! Thanks for catching my error on getting a photo of Robert's gravestone. I created a site for him and his wife Donna Elizabeth Wall without realizing that someone had already created a site for them.

Added by rmv on Oct 20, 2016 4:22 PM
Photo for Rosa Duran #39737650
Thank you for taking the time and effort to locate and photograph the marker for Rosa. Surprised to se how primitive it was. Thank you again. JR.
Added by FJReck on Oct 03, 2016 8:03 AM
Max Shafer
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 52763916, Jose Maria Vidal
Sorry, I did not mean to duplicate.
Added by Max Shafer on Sep 20, 2016 11:22 AM
Michael Blatnik
John Louis Birge
Dear Shirley
Thank you for your photos at Oakwood Cemetery. Mr.Birge has been missing since 1900. His descendants send their best regards.
Added by Michael Blatnik on Sep 17, 2016 11:37 AM
Elton Hutchison
Thank you so much for the photo Shirley, it's great for our family history and of course you get full credit. Thank you again, Nan
Added by Nan on Aug 02, 2016 11:08 PM
Thank you for the photos. Your time and kindness to the memorials. Especially in this TX heat! You are most appreciated.
Added by K on Jul 10, 2016 7:44 AM
Robert Dodd
Thank you so much for locating and photographing his headstone for me. Very much appreciated.
Added by Dean on Jul 09, 2016 3:43 PM
Clayton Raney
Unmarked gravesite photo
Thanks you much for the photo of Ezra Washington Looney's unmarked gravesite. I appreciate your helpfulness,

Clayton Raney
Athens, TX
Added by Clayton Raney on Jun 13, 2016 8:18 AM
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Shirley: Thank you so much for marking where Rowe Ballard (#849233400) is buried in Oakwood Cemetery Annex, Travis County, Texas.
I appreciate the time and effort it took you to find & post the picture.
FindAGrave photographers have a special place in my heart for searching for photos we request.
Again, thank you.
Added by KaysRoots on Jun 11, 2016 3:09 PM
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