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Richard Jordan (#46497047)
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Bio Photo I retired as an elementary school principal in 2000. As a person that sleeps only 4 hours a night that leaves 20 hours to fill. Sitting home is not an option. Now, I drive a school bus 5 hours a day and visit cemeteries every chance I get. I have never been to a cemetery that charged admission and seldom is there a crowd. My wife, Sandra, is of a like mind so it works well. We both enjoy the hunt and the thrill that comes with each discovery. Let us know if we can help. If you have additional information on one of my post or you are a relative and want ownership, I will gladly transfer it to you. Just ask. Oh! By the way just call me Doc!
NOTE: Many times the family plot has names different from those on the headstone. I always attempt to provide a reference point for markers. Hope this is not confusing.

Two quotes worth remembering:

"Tread softly, dreams are buried here." Unknown

"If you wonder about your 'roots' you have two parents, four grandparents eight great-grandparents and 16 great-great-grandparents, and by the time you go back 10 generations 300 years or so- you had 1,024 people from whom you are directly descended. --Mady Castro
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Robert Wells Jr
RE: John Lowe
My wife and her Lowe cousin have had a DNA test through ancestry. You should have one and see if y'all are related.
Added by Robert Wells Jr on Aug 24, 2015 8:58 PM
Sharon
John Ira Moose
Thank you so much for the prompt transfer of the memorial for John Moose. You are always so willing to do transfers outside the Find A Grave guidelines, which is always appreciate.
Added by Sharon on Aug 24, 2015 6:40 PM
Robert Wells Jr
RE: John Lowe
William Berry Lowe married Sallie Walker Lowe after her husband John Wesley Lowe died. They are all buried together. I have not been able to find a direct connection to the two Lowes. I have found information that William came from Anson county NC. I have been able to trace Johns line back to Gaston/Lincoln County. It would probably take a DNA test to determine if they were related.
Added by Robert Wells Jr on Aug 24, 2015 10:53 AM
Farrington/Kluttz/KinFolk
Klutts,klutz,Clutts,Clutz
Hello Rick, I'm Jeffery Dean Kluttz Sr., I have been reasearching the Klotz family and upon finding your entries for my family listed on Find A Grave in the Grace Lowerstone Cemetery in Rockwell NC. I discovered that they are two set of Kluttz and Klutts listed here one set by you and the other set by Carol Griffin it appears you both have the same family members both with a different spelling of the last name Example: Paul Kluttz Sr. Born 1796-1848 listed by Carol Griffin does not match the records and tomb stone how ever she does link them with correctly with other members of the family. On the other hand your Paul Klutts Sr. is listed with a (s) and does match the records and the Stone but you do not have them linked to other family members yet. If we can I would like to correct this listing and the spelling of the last name on all the names mentioned in the cemetery . please call me 704-467-5664 thank you.
Added by Farrington/Kluttz/KinFolk on Aug 17, 2015 5:35 PM
Candy
Wesley Blanton
Thanks for the photo of Wesley's headstone! I really appreciate your efforts!!!
Added by Candy on Aug 17, 2015 1:53 AM
Linda Ellington
Elizabeth and Kay Dixon Memorials
Thanks so much for transferring their memorials over to me I really appreciate it. Linda
Added by Linda Ellington on Aug 05, 2015 11:39 PM
Diane Keiser
Vivian Lenior May Sapp (#70519490)
I tried to send you a note thru the edits, but it kept saying it couldn't be sent because of an error.

I just sent for some edits for Vivian Lenior May Sapp (# 70519490) for the following reasons:

Picture of gravestone for Vivian is attached to this record - Her DOB inscribed on stone is Dec 22, 1918 and her name is inscribed as Vivian Lenoir May.

This also shows her name and DOB: Per Internet: Ancestry.com - U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007:

Name: Vivian Lenoir May
[Vivian May Faison]
[Vivian Sapp]
SSN: 245055841
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 22 Dec 1918
Birth Place: Gaston Count, North Carolina
[Gastonia Gas??, North Carolina]
Father Name: Samuel W May
Mother Name: Callie J Crews
Death Date: 9 Sep 1998
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Apr 1937: Name listed as VIVIAN LENOIR MAY; Jun 1961: Name listed as VIVIAN MAY FAISON; 04 Dec 1980: Name listed as VIVIAN MAY SAPP; 04 Nov 1998: Name listed as VIVIAN M SAPP

Per the above record it also shows that her mother's name is Callie J. Crews (maiden name).

Thanks,
Diane Pollard Keiser (#46615652)
Added by Diane Keiser on Aug 01, 2015 4:32 AM
Sue Leitzsey Bradley
RE: Lillie Mae Crawford (139371636)
I don't understand Richard. Is there something I'm missing? Long Creek Baptist in Dallas is where I have Lillie Crawford's memorial.
Added by Sue Leitzsey Bradley on Jul 30, 2015 12:45 PM
Sue Leitzsey Bradley
RE: Lillie Mae Crawford (139371636)
Thanks Richard. A little bit too hot to be out taking pics don't you think.
Added by Sue Leitzsey Bradley on Jul 30, 2015 12:39 PM
Moody Ancestor
Lillie Rosilee Chambers Welch #139357757
Hello Doc Thank you for the picture :-)
Added by Moody Ancestor on Jul 20, 2015 10:27 AM
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