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Judy Richards (#47131306)
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Bio Photo I helped co-write state laws to protect our cemeteries here in Texas.
I've been Honored by the Texas State Senate, Texas State House of Representatives, The Dallas County Historical Commission for my work in preserving and protecting our cemeteries. I served on The State Senate Advisory Committee as well as being an Advisor to a number of cities in my area pertaining to cemeteries within their city limits. I have helped in clean ups and restoring a number of cemeteries. I believe very strongly in cemetery preservation. Cemeteries in most cases are the only history of those that came before us. Like rare books in a library once it's lost it's lost forever.
I served six years on the Duncanville City Council, two years as mayor pro-tem.
I've been working on family genealogy since 1976. I'm the wife of Wallace Richards.

Judy Richards

Parents
Emil G. Strange (b. 1907 Texas)
Ottie Orox Ellisor (b 1916 Texas)

Grandparents
James Rudolph Strange (B. 1880 Arkansas)
Willie Bell Cain (b. 1882 Texas
Otho William Ellisor (b. 1879 Texas)
Enolie B. Bennett (b. 1891 Texas)

Great Grandparents
Jasper Rudolph Strange (b. 1849 Arkansas)
Malissa Jane Paul (b. 1852 Alabama)
Andrew J. Cain (b 1844 Arkansas)
Julia Ann Hardee (b 184 Alabama)
Godfrey Calvin Ellisor (b. 1857 Texas)
S. Eunice Ross (b. 1891 Texas)
Francis Marion Bennett (b. 1856 Alabama)
Victoria Lillian Routon (b. 1856 Alabama)

Great Great Grandparents
John Daniel Strange (b. 1811 South Carolina)
Martha Ann Powell (b. 1831 Alabama)
William Marion Cain, Sr. (b. 1831 Tennessee)
Eleandor Jane ? (b. 1823 Tennessee)
John Ziba Hardee (b. 1782 North Carolina)
Mary Tabitha Brooks (b. 1800 Georgia)
Godfrey Thomas Ellisor (b. 1811 South Carolina)
Emaline Frances Ellisor (b. 1827 South Carolina)
Albert Bennett (b. 1810 South Carolina
Sarah Waters (b. 1820 North Carolina)

Wallace Richards

Parents
Wallace K. Richards, Sr.(b. 1912 Texas)
Edna Frances Chapman (b 1918 Texas)

Grandparents
John Thomas Richards (B. 1870 Texas)
Annie Victoria Biggs (b. 1879 Texas
Frank E. "James" Chapman (b. 1885 Tennessee)
Carrie Bell Cook (b. 1890 Missouri)

Great Grandparents
Willis Tiberius Richards (b. 1844 Georgeia)
Martha Elizabeth Dickerson (b. 1849 Virginia)
William Andrew Biggs (b 1858 Missouri)
Liddie Ann Tillman (b 1862 Missouri)
John H. Chapman (b. 1855 Tennessee)
Annie C. Wilson (b. 1860 Texas)
John Cook (b. 1826 Missouri)
Sarah Brown (b. 1848 Missouri)

Great Great Grandparents
John J. Richards (b. 1815 Georgia)
Eliza T. Willingham (b. 1824 Alabama)
George William Dickerson (b. 1814 Virginia)
Francis A. Ruley (b. 1814 Virginia)
Andrew Allen Biggs (b. 1834 Tennessee)
Catherine Jane Rector (b. 1835 Tennessee)
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Bernard-Trigg
RE: Lenera Gaston 66921105
Many thanks, Judy. Duplicate photo postings happened repeatedly for a LONG period of time. I don't know if it was a problem with my internet provider or Find A Grave. I appreciate your heads-up and have deleted the duplicates. Please let me know if you come across others.
Added by Bernard-Trigg on Jul 22, 2015 11:29 AM
KD Burleson
RE: Samuel Horton Martin
I will remove the photo and add the Howard Martin memorial. Thank you very much for your help. I will be back at Shady Grove, Deberry, this week taking photos. Let me know if I can assist in any way in the Panola County, Texas area.
Added by KD Burleson on Jul 12, 2015 9:38 PM
nancy robison
Daniel Abraham Duff
Thank you so very, very much. I truly appreciate that you answered my request. I don't believe Daniel was ever had a flag placed on his grave. But his memorial now honors his service.
Thank you again.
Nancy Robison
Added by nancy robison on Jul 12, 2015 4:03 PM
Nala
Emma Hudson Sistrunk
Thanks for the parent info for Emma. Please use the edit tab to make it easier to link families. Nala
Added by Nala on Jul 12, 2015 7:58 AM
nancy robison
Southern Cross of Honor
Hi Judy. If possible, could you apply the Southern Cross of Honor to the memorial for my 2nd Great grandfather, Daniel Abraham Duff, memorial # 33744201? I feel he truly qualifies for it. And I would be honored to have you add it as you did for S O Mcbride, memorial # 30967410.
S O Mcbride was Daniel's brother-in-law.
Thank you,
Nancy Robison
Added by nancy robison on Jul 11, 2015 6:49 PM
Eva Pippin Flowers
Alice Carroll Evans Duncan
Thanks for the transfer of Alice. May you be blessed for blessing others!
Added by Eva Pippin Flowers on Jul 10, 2015 11:45 PM
Jaime Bowers
Theodosia Ann Sanders Patterson
Hi Judy, I am Theodosia's gggg grand daughter and I thank you for adding her to the website but I do not believe she is buried here. There is only one grave in the family plot and it belongs to William T. Patterson, who I've added myself to findagrave. There is a old family story of Theodosia being buried at Evergreen Cemetery once and then for some reason, was dug up and her bones retrieved by her daughter, Ethel (who is buried at Evergreen) and that her bones were left in a bucket somewhere at the old family home. I would really like to add honorary memorials at Glenwood for Theodosia and Watson, her husband, to be placed in the family plot at Glenwood next to their son but I am unfamiliar with the name I was given of the person who bought the plot, otherwise I would seek permission to change ownership of the plot to myself.
Added by Jaime Bowers on Jul 06, 2015 12:45 AM
Anna Seiden
The Mcgehee's
Thank you for transferring these to me. The family was very happy that I now can add info and pictures whenever they want.

Anna
Added by Anna Seiden on Jul 03, 2015 12:54 PM
Anna Seiden
Walter and Beulah Mcgehee
Hi! I did a search for Walter (5862436) and Beulah (5862444) Mcgehee and it didn't come up so I created a page for them. Then someone brought it to my attention that you had a page for them. I am terribly sorry. I will be glad to delete my page.

These 2 people are the grand parents to my friend. She has asked me to make the pages and is trying to get pictures for me to put on them. Would you please turn the pages over to me? Thank you very much.
Added by Anna Seiden on Jul 02, 2015 10:54 PM
J Thacker
Frank & Laura Douglas
Laura Douglas
Record added: Jan 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64005192
birth: 21 January 1874
death: 24 January 1946
Her death certificate signed by
F L Douglas

Frank Leslie Douglas
birth: 4 July 1875 , Indiana
death: 15 April 1948 , Cherokee, Texas, United States
Find A Grave Memorial# 64005149

Duplicate

Laura Melanie Fayard Douglas
Record added: Oct 01, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 136662156
Added by J Thacker on Jul 02, 2015 8:45 PM
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