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Jim Spencer (#46557132)
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If YOU don't follow Find a Grave's FAQs then others think they don't have to either.

OBITUARIES: Names of those who are still living within an obituary is not allowed—it's that simple.

If you submitted a legitimate edit request that falls within Find a Grave's FAQs and it was declined, don't worry, Find a Grave will make the final determination. Simply forward the email you received declining your edit request, to Include a brief explanation and press send. It's that easy and it works!
Find a Grave's FAQs are a great resource and they will help you navigate this site.

Find a Grave's Quick Tips:
• Uploading photos
• Memorial naming conventions
• Suggest a correction (SAC) via the edit tab
• About duplicates
• Transferring memorials
• Women married more than once
• No posting of obituaries
• Virtual flowers (NO biographical info)

Find a Grave's policy on transfer requests is that they should be for direct relatives within four generations. This would be your siblings, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
I have noticed a couple of bad problems with Findagrave... there are far too many duplicate memorials; and, duplicate or incorrectly named cemeteries, although we all make mistakes, and I have been guilty of duplicating a few myself! Most cemetery naming mistakes are made by individuals that don't live in the State and or County in which the burial takes place.

Please check thoroughly to see if there is already a memorial created for someone, before creating a new one, and don't create a cemetery unless your are familiar with the cemeteries in the area of burial! It only takes a short time!

Thank you!
I have been a genealogist and historian since about 1980. I also belong to various Historical Societies.

I have taken between 15,0000 and 20,000 photos of tombstones, primarily in Floyd County, Kentucky. I took the photos between 1999 and 2003, before I knew Findagrave existed. I am now posting memorials using the photos or adding them to memorials already being managed by others.

Last names searching:

Spencer (Ky, VA & MO), Turner (KY, VA)

Hall, Osborne, Howell & Martin (eastern, KY

Please email me with any correspondence.

Any photos that have been posted by me that are not credited to someone else, may be used for personal purposes only, as long as you give me the credit. Please contact me if you'd like because we may be related!

NOTE: Before I post a photo that I did not personally take (which is rare), I request permission. Posting photos that you did not take yourself, or you have not been granted permission to post on Find a Grave (or any other site for that matter) is not allowed.__________________________________________________
Please use the edit tab to contact me concerning any edits you need me to perform on memorials that I manage or for transfers. I typically transfer memorials if I'm not related. If you don't intend to make edits to memorials you ask transfer of then don't ask... I believe one should add photos and other documents if available.

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Henderson Fitzpatrick# 101936979
Henderson Fitzpatrick# 101936979
Could you please transfer my Great,Great grandparents to me.I have family members to join them thank you. Elizabeth Howard Fitzpatrick#101936928,as you can see I added picture for family member.
Added by Seia on Oct 01, 2015 8:18 AM
Oma Amburgey Mullins #69975576
Hi Jim:

Say, thank a million for adding my blurb to her memorial. That was a nice surprise.

Best regards,
Added by Sabie on Sep 30, 2015 3:52 PM
Mary Eleanor
# 66207406 and 411
If Golda and Dewey Campbell were half siblings and not married, why would there be rings on their joint grave stone with the date April 1, 1921? I would think that indicative of their marriage.
Added by Mary Eleanor on Sep 28, 2015 2:23 PM
Johnna Waldon
Ishmael Greer
Hi Jim, thanks for all you work. Update to Ishmael Greer --b:22 Dec 1917 d:28 Apr 2004.
Added by Johnna Waldon on Sep 21, 2015 10:31 AM
Mary Collins
Re: Find A Grave Memorial# 93773005
Arizona Collins Spencer married to Otto Spencer.
Daughter of Elijah Gibson Collins and Mary Alice Stewart.
Added by Mary Collins on Sep 16, 2015 2:33 PM
Lillian Porter Smith
Clark Cemetery
Jim I am looking for a Clark cemetery in Floyd County Ky, and there are several, I noticed you have one photographed, Do you know if it is the one across the road from Big Thunder race track? Thank you
Added by Lillian Porter Smith on Sep 14, 2015 3:11 PM
Vicki Mitchell
Burton Cemetery
Hi my name is Vicki Mitchell I was wondering if you know the directions to burton cemetery I am going to be in the area the last of this month and by looking at it on the map it looks to be on top of a mountain. I live in Indiana. Thank you
Added by Vicki Mitchell on Sep 13, 2015 8:04 AM
Henderson Fitzpatrick# 101936979
Could you please transfer my Great,Great grandparents to me.I have family members to join them thank you. Elizabeth Howard Fitzpatrick#101936928,as you can see I added picture for family member.
Added by Seia on Sep 08, 2015 11:07 AM
Find A Grave Memorial# 83831787
Regarding Memorial of Ada D Eggleston Alley. Few corrections to her memorial. Her birth name is Oca Ola Eggleston. Birth 04 Jan 1883 in Leatherwood, Henry, Virginia. Her parents are John Washington Eggleston and Chaney Elizabeh Wyatt.

Oca Ola Eggleston married John Edgar Alley
Birth 15 Jan 1878 in Meadow, Stokes, North Carolina
Death 09 Aug 1956 in Spray, Rockingham, North Carolina

Oca Ola Eggleston and John Edgar Alley married 19 March 1901 in Rockingham, North Carolina.

Hope that helps....

Added by DC on Jul 29, 2015 7:16 AM
Barberella Haymaker
Alex Rowe
Thanks for the photo of my great grandfather Alex's grave. When you were taking the photo did you by chance see any others near? The reason I ask is I am looking for the graves of his other two wives as well as children of these two women. As I would like to double check the dates I have with the actual graves. It would also be nice to add the photo any info you are able to find to their pages on Ancestry.Thanks again for all the work you do! If this will help:


George Rowe
Farlena Slusher

Sarah Rowe 1880–1930

Mary Rowe 1881–1967

Johnnie Rowe 1885–1967

Linville Rowe 1887–1952

Elliott Rowe 1890–

William "Willie" Rowe 1895–1977

Charlie Martin Rowe 1902–1985

Spouse & Children
6 Dec 1910 • Magoffin County, Kentucky
Lessie Conley
Bertha Rowe 1911–1920
Burnice Rowe 1913–1985
Odos Rowe 1917–1920

Spouse & Children
Susan Wireman
Earnest Rowe 1920–2005
Manness Rowe 1922–1923

Spouse & Children
Martha Watson
Jaunita Rowe 1937–
Elliott Rowe Jr 1938–2012
Truman Rowe 1940–2011
Clarence Rowe 1947–
Added by Barberella Haymaker on Jun 03, 2015 4:12 AM
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