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Bette Grimm Thatcher (#46857367)
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Bio Photo I grew-up in Fresno County on a 20 acre Thompson Seedless vineyard & farm. My Prunty and Grimm grandparents came to CA in 1905 from Ritchie County, WV. My mother's family, Westbrook and Skaggs are in Alton, IL. I am working on my genealogy for the Grimm's and Prunty's. I have a Batchlors degree in Business and I am retired from the State of CA. I am happily married and I have one son Brannon, who was born in 1977.
I add all Prunty's in the US that have died if I find their obituaries.
But, instead of adding many new memorials, I fix and add information to update the current memorials of my family and friends, mostly in WV and other states. I belong to Ancestry.com and I get the correct information from there. It is a lot of work going back and forth to each window!
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Susan Sperry Rentzell
Sperry
Bette-Everett's father was Charles Melvin Sperry. Melvin and Mamie were my grandparents and Everett was my uncle. Are you related to the Sperry family? If so, how? I'm always interested in 'meeting' cousins....lol.
Added by Susan Sperry Rentzell on Nov 02, 2014 12:57 PM
pop-pop
RE: 55130093
Thanks don't know how I did that, but had the correct one plus an incorrect one. Appreciate you letting me know. Removed wrong one.
Added by pop-pop on Oct 23, 2014 9:29 AM
Sperry Romig
Dena Prunty Sperry
Dena Prunty Sperry was the wife of my Grand Uncle Ernest Victor Sperry. I have seen Ernest's grave and the grave of their daughter Fayne Sperry at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery but I did not know about their two sons. You say that she died in 1915 but apparently her burial site is unknown. I didn't know that you could add a memorial without the cemetery being known. Apparently I have a lot to learn. How is that done? Where did you get the year of her death? I couldn't find it.

I see that their younger son was named Clarence Pearcy Sperry. My grandfather's name was Clarence Burdette Sperry. I have a photograph that is inscribed "Uncle Clarence". It is not my grandfather so I wonder if it is Dena's son Clarence.

I am interested in any additional information that you can provide.

Sperry Romig
Added by Sperry Romig on Oct 15, 2014 3:22 PM
Jim Reaser
Obituary - Roy B. Adams
Hi Bette. A little late, but thanks a lot for adding Roy B. Adams obituary to his memorial. I appreciate it very much.

If we can ever help you, please let us know.

Jim & Nicki Reaser
Grafton, WV
Added by Jim Reaser on Sep 03, 2014 7:07 AM
ravenslevy
RE: Mary Prunty
hi yes you did it right.i dont need to control her memorial as i live far from there now thanks for asking though:)if you do a photo request for her the person that takes pics for that cemetery may be able to help you out. thanks again:)
Added by ravenslevy on Aug 30, 2014 2:02 PM
ravenslevy
Mary Prunty
memorial 77038025 should be moved to east lawn memorial park marietta ohio in washington county.shes not in east lawn minerva ohio stark county.theres lots of prunty's in marietta.reading her obit. thats where they took her.i have tons of relatives in marietta. thanks:)
Added by ravenslevy on Aug 28, 2014 4:22 PM
Amy Prunty
Raymond "Boots" Prunty
I noticed that you entered some information on him and was wondering if you are related to him. He is my Great-Grandfather.

Amanda "Amy" Bradley (Prunty)
Added by Amy Prunty on Aug 06, 2014 10:48 PM
Scott
John Prunty
I edited John Prunty's DOB but upon checking census records & his obituary (which I added to the memorial) I discovered the original date was correct so I changed it back. The age given in the article you posted is incorrect.

Please remove your message regarding his age from the memorial.

Thanks!
Added by Scott on Aug 06, 2014 10:54 AM
dll
RE: harold and J Prunty
Bette,

Thanks for asking if I'd transfer the Prunty memorials, which I've done. I don't mind how you manage them as I'm just glad a relative now has them. While I was photographing markers at Linn Cemetery, I took photos of almost every marker and added Findagrave memorials where I thought they were missing. Best wishes!
Daina
Added by dll on Jul 28, 2014 3:39 PM
Debbie Belk Ellis
Loraine Prunty
I have entered a memorial for her husband, Allie. Would be happy to transfer to you since you're family, if you wish. Also added marker pics for her. They're yours to keep or delete.

Let me know whether to transfer.

Debbie Ellis
Natchez
Added by Debbie Belk Ellis on Jun 18, 2011 11:00 AM
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