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Amy Hogan (#47502609)
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Bio Photo "Do not forget to do good to others, and share with them, because such sacrifices please God." Hebrews 13:16

I'm a genealogy addict who is researching my family lines of Alexander, Barnett, Beard, Boyd, Dunaway, McBrier, Mullins, Newman, O'Neal, Pevey, Rutland, Sauls, Sistrunk, Tynes, Wallace, and Womack.

Many of the memorials that I have created or maintain are my ancestors, family members, or friends.

If you wish to request a transfer of a memorial, PLEASE follow the Find A Grave guidelines.

As I am human and do make mistakes, please feel free to email me with any corrections. My goal is to serve future generations by passing on accurate information.

My sincerest appreciation to those who have created memorials and taken pictures for my family members. I pray God's blessings on you.

Do not stand by my grave and weep,
I am not there. I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow.
I am diamonds that glint on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken in the morning hush,
I am the swift rush of butterflies in joyous flight.
I am the soft stars that shine at night.
Do not stand by my grave and cry.
I am not there. I did not die.

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Bonnie D.
Laverne Boyd
I received your message:
Can you tell me if this is Laverne Boyd's husband?

I'm sorry, I do not know.
Added by Bonnie D. on Mar 03, 2015 11:24 AM
E. M. Ginn
RE: John J Buschanan 54405426

According to Covington County marriage license, Tressie was T. B. Knighten when she married Brunt in 1920. I have a copy of that license.

She is listed as T. B.Evans when she married Buchanan in 1889

She married Buchanan after Brunt's death on 29 april 1940. I cannot find a marriage record.
Added by E. M. Ginn on Mar 02, 2015 12:43 PM
E. M. Ginn
RE: John J Buschanan 54405426
Tressie was married to Knight Before she married Brunt.
Where could I find the book Freestate of Jones.
is that a genealogy of Jones family in SW MS. My maiden name is Jones andI am not familiar with it.

Do you know anything about John and Tressie getting a divorce after 1910? and a remarriage after Brunt died in 1940?

Added by E. M. Ginn on Mar 02, 2015 12:36 PM
E. M. Ginn
RE: John J Buschanan 54405426
Tressie was married to John in the 1900 and 1910 census. In 1920, he was married to someone else and she was a widow with last name of Knghten.
After her husband, W. J. Brunt died, she was with John again.
Did they get a divorce btw 1910 and 1920? If so, where? Where and when did the remarry?
I am so glad to find a family member who hopefully can shed some light on my questions and road blocks!! Tressie was my late husband's grandmother [fr W.J Brunt]
If you know anything about the name of the Knighten husband, would appreciate the inf. too.
Edna Ginn
Added by E. M. Ginn on Mar 02, 2015 11:30 AM
Mary Agnes Hammett
Re: Sartin/Sartain requests, Roselawn, Baton Rouge, LA
In the same plot are

Leland S Hester 1898-1950 (more Hester's next plot - if you want them, just let me know)
John Maxwell May Jr 1917-1986
Milda Sartin May 1917-2003
Verbois E Sartin 1887-1941
Hazel Mae Sartin 1912-1931
Rosa "Lee" Boyd Sartin 1889-1966

A couple of plots over are
Alex J Brignac 1894-1962
Alice Buford Brignac 1892-1960
James A Brignac 1882-1924
Pauline Levy Brignac 1947
Allen F Hill 1890-1955
Della Brignac Hill 1898-1981
Beatrice "Peggy" Landry Sartain 1920-2011
Charles Lenton Sartain 1882-1947
Ella Brignac Sartain 1889-1987
Joseph Elwood Sartain 1922-1993
Peggy Lou Sartain 1922-2006
Susan Sartain 1948

Should you need clearer, better photos, please do not hesitate.
Added by Mary Agnes Hammett on Mar 01, 2015 11:28 AM
E. M. Ginn
John J Buschanan 54405426
Can you tell me from what newspaper, you took his obit. His wife is mentioned but not named in the obit. do you know her name?
It is interesting that his daughter was listed as Mrs. with Buchanan as the last name also.

I will appreciate any information you can provide on this family.

The obit also list his street but not town. Is it Brookhaven, MS?

Edna Ginn
Added by E. M. Ginn on Feb 28, 2015 7:43 PM
Larry Ray
Nelson Boyd
Would you please add note that there is a marker in Hollywood Cemetery in McComb, MS. Photo has been added to your site and I will keep site in Hollywood Cemetery if this okay with you. I will add link to your site.
Added by Larry Ray on Feb 27, 2015 6:56 PM
Gene Phillips
Shelvie Wayne Rutland, Sr
The map for the Rutland Family Cemetery is approximate. Because of the trees, I could only estimate where it was on google maps. But it is in the yard of a house on Country Estate Roads. MyrtisJane found the cemetery. I added the picture she sent me without realizing there was a photo request. It is the only marker in the cemetery. She went there to verify his son was buried there, but he didn't even have a funeral home marker.
Added by Gene Phillips on Feb 27, 2015 9:04 AM
Pat Arnold
Marvin Sexton Davis
Thank you very very much for the transfer. Much appreciated!
Added by Pat Arnold on Feb 23, 2015 11:17 AM
Maynard Sweeley
waring cemetery
where is its location
Added by Maynard Sweeley on Feb 23, 2015 4:38 AM
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