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Sondra PITMAN Morrison (#47138259)
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Bio Photo I have been an active member of findagrave a lot longer than this bio reflects. I am no novice. I first joined under a nickname some years ago. Because of health reasons, I had to leave for a while, but I'm back.
I love taking cemetery pictures. I try to present them as I actually see them in the cemetery. I don't "fix" them. #1 because they should look natural and #2 because I'm probably not talented enough. I do try to clean the markers up (if possible) before I take the picture. If you see a stone for your family member that needs repair, please contact the cemetery and make a request, most will gladly fix it at no charge.
I've been an avid genealogist with over 40 years experience and would love to hear from you.

In the event you are no longer able to care for your memorials, please think of transfering them to someone who has been on FAG for some time so you know they will be well managed. Unfortunately, there are so many memorials on FAG without managers due to many reasons. Maybe a fallen graver, or the creator/manager may no longer have time or has health issues, all memorials need someone available to add information or transfer. It is so frustrating to try and contact a memorial manager and there is no response.

All transfers must be requested through the edit button on the memorial and I follow the Findagrave guidelines. There are few exceptions. Don't jump on Findagrave and try to start collecting your relatives, I will turn you down "flat" until you are an established contributor. Contributor means just that, you must be contributing. I'm sorry, I've had a number of bad experiences.

Happy Hunting,
Sandy

I'm sorry, I've had to remove my email address as someone is using it in an abusive way.
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Ms. Clyde
RE: Louis McGehee
Sorry. Around the time of the OKC bombing, I was cutting out obits from the OK Daily Newspaper and attaching them in a notebook. I only have the clippings, and the source.
Added by Ms. Clyde on Jun 25, 2014 3:09 PM
Tom Todd
Samuel Todd
Sondra,

My brother and I would like to contact you about some links you have made to our family tree. Samyel Todd (1864-1891) is our great grandfather, but we have had lots of trouble finding connections to earlier ancestors. We would really like to hear from you. Samuel and his father is buried in Todd Graveyard In Columbus.

Tom Todd tomtodd@reagan.com
Added by Tom Todd on Jun 15, 2014 5:30 PM
John McCright
Add parents to memorial #76850792
Sondra,
I would appreciate your adding the parents to the memorial of my grandmother, Effie Jo Williams Parker #76850792. Father, #69197616, Mother 69198026. Thank you very much,
John McCright
Added by John McCright on May 26, 2014 2:29 PM
cabottern
RE: Edwina Grissom
Hi Sondra - That means we are related! By all means, keep Edwina's memorial. Which of the Grissom children are you descended from? Thanks, Juanita Allen
Added by cabottern on May 24, 2014 3:50 AM
cabottern
Grissom grave in Oakwood
Hi Sondra - thanks for posting the photo of little Eddie (Edwina) Grissom's tombstone in Oakwood Cemetery, Hickman Co, Ky. Is there any way you can transfer it to me? I am the granddaughter of Eddie's sister, Maude Grissom. You can check me out on ancestry.com - the Wright-Allen Family Tree. I also have the Grissom family photo on my facebook page - so you can find it there. I remember my grandmother talking about her little sister Edwina who died young. I have just joined Find-A-Grave and am trying to do memorials for all my family. I live in Hawaii and will be taking photos of some graves here and entering them as well - not family, just family of friends. Thanks, Juanita Allen
Added by cabottern on May 22, 2014 4:11 PM
DeDi
Euin Denton #112831565
hi..i think I have already sent a request for a transfer to me. can you do so please..i would love to add more photos and info to him..and I already have other relatives linked to each other..which I see is added to his as well. thank you. :O)
Added by DeDi on Apr 08, 2014 9:17 AM
Barbara Lintner
RE: Judith Frisbie
Thank you so much, she was a special friend of mine and she suffered so much for so long with cancer.
Added by Barbara Lintner on Apr 07, 2014 5:30 AM
Barbara Lintner
Judith Frisbie
Thank you for your effort to get a photo of Judy's grave marker. I am thinkful for your attempt.
Barbara
Added by Barbara Lintner on Apr 01, 2014 8:45 AM
Susan Aduddell
RE: Gene McCollum # 86285808
That confirms my suspicions. There was a period of about 2 weeks that I was not receiving confirmation emails. That made me suspicious that the "owner" was not receiving the request either. Since you did not receive either submission, obviously something was wrong with the system. This week, the system started sending confirmations again. So I will have to go back and re-submit those edits that were done in that 2-week period. Thanks for following up and letting me know.
Added by Susan Aduddell on Mar 22, 2014 8:18 AM
Catherine Berns
Long family, etal
Thank you for adding the information on Uncle Warren. I really appreciate it.

The main reason I haven't done a biography, Sondra, is privacy. It's like you were saying about information on the internet. As far as the photos are concerned, my cousins like seeing the photos on the memorials. In fact, the one of G-Grandfather Bergstrom was obtained for me by a friend who does geneology. Up until then I had no idea what he looked like. I had never seen a photo of him, and of course, had never met him. I only do memorials for my Dad's family and ancestors, and, of course, my Mother's memorial. My cousin, Phyllis, does the memorials for the rest of the Long family. Besides, remember, you didn't have any information on Uncle Warren until I gave it to you! I'm just teasing you so don't get angry. Anyway, I've been doing memorials since about 2005. The only time I add something to someone else's page that I'm not related to is if I know that person and I have a photo or information that I think should be added. Anyway, if you could see your way to transferring management, I would be grateful. If not, I'll just have to live with your decision. Life's too short.

Take care and may God bless.

Catherine
Added by Catherine Berns on Mar 21, 2014 9:56 PM
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