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Charnell (#46609696)
 member for 11 years, 5 months, 17 days
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Bio Photo I am currently working as a Research Biologist at the Univ of Alabama at Birmingham - UAB. I am a mother of 2 and grandmother of 2. My oldest child, my son Randall, was killed in 1986 by a drunk driver. He was only 17 years old. That is what prompted me to join FaG in the beginning. My first memorial was for him.

My daughter is a school teacher and the mother of 2 really great children. She thinks I'm daffy for taking time to shoot cemetery photos but then she is young. I think the genealogy bug will eventually bite her.

We all enjoy camping and hiking, sitting around the camp fire. I do enjoy fulfilling photo requests. My Grandchildren like to go with me now to walk through the cemeteries and helps to locate the correct markers.

Due to certain persons copying my Photographs and biographies of my family members without asking; I now require a request to use. Sorry to be so difficult. This ONLY APPLIES to my family members. All other photos you may use without asking.

Whenever I go to a new cemetery, I usually take pictures of all markers with the same surname I am looking for, people may not know that there are more family, more relatives in the same cemetery. and if this results in finding new names for the cemetery, I do my best to add this to the cemetery list..

NOTE: If I have added a memorial that belongs to your research; I will gladly transfer to you ~ Just ask!
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Dale Edwards
Lucy L Hollifield Newman
Thank you so much for taking the photos of her headstone, her son's and one of her husband - last name Little. May I please use these on my Ancestry page. She was my great grandfather's sister. Thanks once again for your work.
Added by Dale Edwards on Jun 18, 2015 3:52 PM
Ellie (Ella) Hale Mahaffey
I would like to also have a copy of the above to add to my family tree. she was the wife of Charles Henry Mahaffey, Jr. If you have any more the MaHAFFEY family may I have permission to also add photos of the cemetery markers. I am sorry to continue to email you for permission as I add to my family tree.

Linda S. Pinson
Added by lpinson48 on Jun 16, 2015 8:17 PM
Charles H. Mahaffey
I would like the two photos of the grave of my great uncle Charles H. Mahaffey born April 30, 1878. His sister, Willie Irene was my great grandmother. Thanks
Added by lpinson48 on Jun 14, 2015 7:05 PM
John Leger
RE: Hi Im john Leger
ok will do thanks
Added by John Leger on May 26, 2015 6:38 PM
John Leger
RE: Hi Im john Leger
ok will do thanks
Added by John Leger on May 26, 2015 6:37 PM
John Leger
Hi Im john Leger
is there a marker of anykind on my sister stephanie grave
Added by John Leger on May 23, 2015 11:26 AM
Louis and Lilly Williams
You are most welcome.
Added by Thousandwinds on Feb 03, 2015 10:28 AM
Edward Wright Jr.
Ellen "Fanny" Bradley Wright Abbott
I am a descendant of Ellen through her son, Lonnie Grover Wright. Lonnie was born on December 1, 1905, in Prattville, Alabama, to Ellen & John Henry Wright. I acquired a copy of Lonnie's death certificate yesterday. On his death certificate, Ellen is listed as Ellen Bullard. Ellen was the daughter of Milton Anthony Bullard & Mary Ann Bradley. Please make the changes to the listing. Thank you.
Added by Edward Wright Jr. on Jan 07, 2015 12:09 PM
David T Montgomery Jr
Find A Grave Memorial# 109099811
Could you please transfer this memorial to me, this is my uncle George.

Thank you, David
Added by David T Montgomery Jr on Nov 06, 2014 8:07 PM
T Burt
RE: Michael Walter Miller gravestone photo
Thanks Charnell. Nice to get it all straightened out. ~T Burt
Added by T Burt on Nov 01, 2014 3:57 PM
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