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Virginia Wilson Bailey (#47178014)
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Your tombstone stands among the rest; Neglected and alone. The name and date are chiseled out On polished, marbled stone.

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.

Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years age
spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.

I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.
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You are the best!!!
Added by Leah on Jan 18, 2017 1:09 PM
david strickland
Clarence Edgar Strickland
from the obit of Clarence's son Arney Lee Strickland, Clarence and May Bell had 13 children.
I have the names of 12. Any idea who the 13th is?
David Strickland
Eva, Viola, James Wylie, Alfred, Julian, William (Billy), Lucy Rebecca, Howard K, Frances, Rudolph, Arney Lee, Richard Lloyd.
Added by david strickland on Dec 18, 2016 12:46 PM
Gerald Allen
Madden Church
Small world too. I sent you a message about my Aunt and Uncle Quinton Theo and Verna Moore Young. My wifes mother was from Fryeburg and she was Doris Louise (Loflin) Short who is buried in Providence Cemetery in Ringgold but we have not gotten a tombstone for her as yet. The reason for this message is to tell you that I have a picture of the Madden Church congregation dated in 1948 but I do not have names for them. My wife is also related to the Powell Family and I have a geneology print out on them. If you need to contact me on any of these, please let me know at
Added by Gerald Allen on Dec 16, 2016 10:34 AM
Gerald Allen
Young and Hicks
My name is Gerald Allen, Pat Carter's cousin. I am working on Find a Grave also. I see you wrote Pat Carter about Quinton Theo Young, and Verna Moore Young. Verna is my Aunt my mothers half sister. Her mother (my grandmother) is Mamie Hicks (Britt 1st marriage) then to Elisha Moore. If I can help you in any way, please let me know.
Added by Gerald Allen on Dec 15, 2016 4:54 PM
Gwen Langley Pittman
RE: Pates
Now I understand. Thank you.
Added by Gwen Langley Pittman on Dec 06, 2016 4:01 PM
Gwen Langley Pittman
I am sorry, I didn't understand about how the McCains became Pates. Who are the McCains ?
Added by Gwen Langley Pittman on Dec 04, 2016 12:49 PM
Gwen Langley Pittman
RE: Nancy Pate West
Hi Virginia, I am sorry you could not find the markers of Stephen and Nancy West. The markers are very hard to read.But Stephen has a new C.S.A. marker in front of his old marker. I know their markers are there. It seems like I remember their markers were about middle of the cemetery.
Added by Gwen Langley Pittman on Dec 03, 2016 2:16 PM
RE: Ozeda Pate Lynch, White Rock Cemetery
I updated everything and transferred it to you.
Added by MATTHEW KENT MORELAND on Oct 24, 2016 5:21 PM
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Catherine Pate
Hello Virginia! Are you a descendant of Catherine Pate? I noticed you left flowers on the memorial page I created from what sketchy information I had. Thank you and have a great day!
Added by GP - Searcher on Sep 28, 2016 11:00 AM
Elaina Mc
RE: Amy Lane
Thank you...but Amy was still alive when her daughter died in 1961. I'm sorry I haven't researched any other people on the Wilson branch yet. Just focusing on this couple for now. I was sick for a week and then vowed no family history for another week so I could catch up with other things. Thanks Cousin.
Added by Elaina Mc on Sep 25, 2016 6:04 PM
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