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Paula (#46872942)
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Bio Photo I started doing FAG because I enjoy going to cemeteries. I especially like the older stones because they tell so much about the people by what family members put on their stones. My sister and I have been walking and photographing the Burkburnett Cemetery to correct the many mistakes that are out there. There is no greater loss than to lose records and not be able to know who is buried in a cemetery. This cemetery is very dear to me because a great many people buried in it are relatives of mine.

I am happy to help in any way that I can. I do travel quite a bit for FAG so if there's something you need, please ask. If it's within reason, I'm sure I would be glad to do it.

I am NOT a "numbers" person so when I create a memorial I like to make sure I know as much information as possible. If you are one of the many who are playing the numbers game, please do not get upset when you are bombarded with SACs. YOU created the page so accept the responsiblity of updating the memorial.

TRANSFERS: I'm happy to make transfers but PLEASE make sure you include the memorial number or the cemetery they are buried in. I visit over 50 different cemeteries so it makes things easier for me. Make sure you follow the FAG guidelines for transfers. Also, please include YOUR member number with the requests.
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Rose Defoe
W Bertha Gibbons Ball
Paula, Vira has it wrong on the infants page. The stone reads EC & WG which is Edgar Clinton's First wife W Bertha Ball. After Bertha died, he married Effie which is Clints second wife. Thanks for noticing. Rose
Added by Rose Defoe on Aug 03, 2015 3:50 PM
Rose Defoe
Bertha Ball
Paula, would you please change and add some info on my grandmother? Her full name is W Bertha "Gibbons" Ball #95169071, her parents, James Q. G. #30068469, mother Pam. M.H.K. G #30068478 and infant son #88665339. Thanks. Rose
Added by Rose Defoe on Aug 02, 2015 6:51 PM
Dorene Loveall
Roger Lambert
Thank you.
Added by Dorene Loveall on Jul 31, 2015 12:27 AM
Dorene Loveall
Robert Lambert
Thank you again. I am very pleased that you are willing to help.
Added by Dorene Loveall on Jul 31, 2015 12:26 AM
Dorene Loveall
Dorothy Lambert
Thank you for taking this photo.I appreciate it very much.
Added by Dorene Loveall on Jul 31, 2015 12:24 AM
Rick Miller
William S Smart and William S Smart Jr
He Paula,

There were a LOT of Smarts in Oklahoma in the 1930s.

I couldn't find conclusive evidence, but I think the undated headstone "William S Smart Jr" is for the son of the dated headstone for "William S Smart."

Added by Rick Miller on Jul 27, 2015 6:13 AM
Rick Miller
Welcome back!
Welcome back, Paula. I think we make a good team.

Added by Rick Miller on Jul 26, 2015 8:09 PM
Rick Miller
Beatrice Littles
Hi Paula,
I think you are right. I changed it to Beatrice and changed the dates to match the headstone. I found a Leatrice Littles born in 1922, but she died in 1983 in Vinita, so that couldn't be her. I found a Beatrice Littles born in 1925 living in Anadarko in 1940. I think that must be her.

Rick Miller
Added by Rick Miller on Jul 26, 2015 7:14 AM
Rick Miller
Emily Lamkin Wickware and Katie Lee Sims
Hi Paula,

I did a quick search on and found out that Katie is Emily's mother. Emily's father was Sam Butler, so her maiden name was Butler. I am not sure if Lamkin was her middle name or another married name, so I changed it to a middle name. According to the SSDI, Katie's surname was Sims at the time of her death, so I changed the memorial to reflect that and linked them as mother and daughter.
Thanks for pointing this out.

Added by Rick Miller on Jul 26, 2015 7:06 AM
Donald West - Temple Masonic
Hi Paula,

Many thanks for the beautiful picture of Donald and Virginia's final resting place. I'm very grateful for your time and efforts.

Added by gazelle on Jul 26, 2015 6:30 AM
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