|( Pam & Teresa ) Pamala Metzger Gammill&T (#47738206)|
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Hello, Teresa and I have been friends for years but only in the last couple of years did we discover our "unnatural" obsession with cemeteries. Our families think we are nuts and maybe we are but we LOVE being able to help people connect with their loved ones who have passed on. We think that Find A Grave is one of, if not THE best site for family researchers. Each memorial, if you are lucky, has the deceased name, birth and death dates, place of birth and death, place of burial, parents, children, siblings, and can help complete someones family tree. It helps loved ones who live thousands of miles away to be able to see the headstone and/or final resting place of their ancestors. We have made it our goal to find, document and photograph each and every cemetery in Choctaw Co. MS. (where we live), the ones that are known and especially the ones that are abandoned and forgotten. It doesn't matter how far back in the woods we have to hike, nor the millions of virgin thorns we seem to attract, all the mud, water, chiggers, snakes, rain, snow, sleet or hail.......ok maybe not so much the last five things. We are dedicated to our "passion" and plan to venture out to other counties that need our attention. God Bless all of our fellow "Find A Gravers" for all that you are doing for Find A Grave.|
Note: In light of some "negative" messages we have received lately I would like to make something clear.............Teresa and I are NOT in this for the number or memorials added, or the number of memorials managed, or the number of photo requests fulfilled or the number of photos we take. We are also NOT in this for the credit or the recognition. We are in this simply and more importantly to help people who are doing their family history, to find their ancestors to help complete their family tree for themselves and their future family. We are also in this to make sure that people who have passed on have something to show they were here, their life was important and they are remembered..........When we post a memorial or a photo we go to the cemetery they are listed in and make POSITIVELY SURE they are where they are listed. So many times we have photographed someone's headstone only to find out they are listed in the wrong cemetery. If someone lives out of town, state, or even the country and go to the cemetery that their loved one's are listed in, only to be disappointed because they can't find their stone anywhere. We have also noticed that sometimes even the obituary is wrong, so we never list someone until we have gone to the cemetery and checked it out for ourselves. We take a lot of pride in what we are doing and it is important to us that we do it right. When we get an e-mail or message of thanks it makes all our hard, but very rewarding work, worth it........
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|Glenn M. Massey||John William & Barbary Ann Delilah Summerall Morgan|
Pamela & Teresa,
Thank you both for the great memorial photos of my 1st Cousin 4x removed. God Bless you both.
|Michael Crutcher||JAMES MARION REESE|
Pam & Teresa :
Thank you so much for the picture and info on
James Marion Reese at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
in Atlanta, Chickasaw Cty, MS.
Now that branch of the family is complete !!
And thanks for all ya'll do for this website.
Thank you so much for the grave photo of Ruben Jennings. I have Jennings relatives all over Mississippi and appreciate any and all photos.
Added by Sherry on Feb 01, 2016 8:24 PM
|pmtchll||Photo of Mary Hill tombstone|
Thank you so much for getting this photo.
Added by pmtchll on Jan 31, 2016 8:38 PM
|Robbie Fulgham||RE: Transfers|
Hello Pam and Teresa!
Such a very nice gesture on your part. Please feel free to transfer any of the Hall memorials if you have any of them? My mother's maiden name is Hall and checked my maiden name, there are no Cross memorial listed there. I submitted a link on one. Though, as far as I know, I'm not related to them. The lady is a Hall that married a Clark. Anyway, I try to connect as many family members as possible, researching if necessary.
Thank you and Blessings always,
Robbie Fulgham (#47598346)
|P. V. Hays||Hugh austin|
Thank you for obtaining his tombstone photograph and for posting it to findagrave.
It is truly appreciated!
|Barbara Wiley Hamby||Find A Grave Correction: Thomas Goodwin|
Dont know where i got Goodwin......but i have deleted it....Thanks for letting me know
Thank you for adding the Boring family grave photos from Houston Cemetery. I really appreciate your doing so!
Added by Lanie on Jan 22, 2016 5:51 PM
|Karyl Lee Rodabough||Lloyd Smith Rodabough|
Just wanted to thank you guys for the grave picture of our "Uncle" Lloyd Smith Rodabough, memorial #44712776. I just realized a few months ago that we had the wrong cemetery in our family records. It is so nice to see his headstone. Thank you, Thank you!! Your thoughtfulness is much appreciated.
Karyl Lee Rodabough
|Shea Pratt||Elizabeth McConnell Griffin|
Can't tell you how much it means to us to finally have a picture of Elizabeth's gravestone. Thank you so much!
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