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Neil B (John 3:16) (#46794418)
 member for 9 years, 5 months, 23 days
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Bio Photo Thank you in advance for visiting my sister, Sandy

and my mother, Elsie.

I am so grateful to everyone that leaves flowers for them.

One of my hobbies is Wheres George.com

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When time permits, please leave flowers for the following:

December Temperance Flowerdew West

December William Swords

December 18 Richard Bogarde

December 20 Olive Archer

December 23 Harvey Perry

December 28 George Wantling

December 30 Daniel Kimble

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This is a poem that I stumbled upon (author unknown):

Always a silent hurt,
many a silent tear,
but always a beautiful memory
of one we loved so dear.

God gave us strength to bear it,
and courage to take the blow,
but what it meant to lose you

...no one will ever know.


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I was born and raised in Norfolk, VA. I've lived in FL, NY, CA, WA, and OR.

I found Find A Grave by accident. It has become one of my favorite sites to visit. It has given me a place that I can remember my mother and my sister Sandy and honor their memory right from my desk. Thank you Find A Grave.

"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life."
John 3:16

Please DON'T use the Virtual Flowers feature to post corrections. Use the VFs only for tributes and condolences as per F.A.G. guidelines.

Please use the Suggest a Correction feature to make requests for modifications or transfers.(Transfer requests should typically meet the Find A Grave guidelines).

Strangers in the Box
By Pamela A. Harazim

Come, look with me inside this drawer,
In this box I've often seen,
At the pictures, black and white,
Faces proud, still, serene.
I wish I knew the people,
These strangers in the box,
Their names and all their memories
Are lost among my socks.
I wonder what their lives were like.
How did they spend their days?
What about their special times?
I'll never know their ways.
If only someone had taken time
To tell who, what, where, when,
These faces of my heritage
Would come to life again.
Could this become the fate
Of the pictures we take today?
The faces and the memories
Someday to be tossed away?
Make time to save your pictures,
Seize the opportunity when it knocks,
Or someday you and yours could be
The strangers in the box.

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"If you could see your ancestors
All standing in a row,
There might be some of them, perhaps,
You wouldn't want to know.

But, here's another question, which
Requires another view,
If you could meet your ancestors,
Would they be proud of you?"


-Arkansas Parent-Teacher
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Laura W
RE: Photo Permission
Thanks Neil and same to you and yours....Laura W
Added by Laura W on Dec 13, 2014 3:09 PM
Laura W
Photo Permission
Hello Neil I would like permission to use the photo you have posted at Deschutes Mem Gar for Roland Danforth. Should I find others may I use them also? Look forwad to hearing from you. Thank you Laura W 48375521
Added by Laura W on Dec 13, 2014 9:57 AM
CarmasKid
Zula Agnes Grayson
Thank you for visiting my grandmother's memorial and kindly leaving a token. I appreciate your thoughtfulness.

Sincerely,
CarmasKid
Added by CarmasKid on Dec 12, 2014 1:53 PM
Andrew Lau
MERRY CHRISTMAS
Dear Neil,Have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.God bless you always.
Added by Andrew Lau on Dec 12, 2014 8:48 AM
Scot Lady
Re: Memorial for Geraldine Davis
Neil, We noted your addition of flowers to our mother's memorial. Thank you for the yellow rose, a family favorite, and thank you for all of your efforts, they are greatly appreciated. Scot Lady
Added by Scot Lady on Dec 10, 2014 2:52 PM
Donna Choate Sigmon
Family and friends
Thank you so much for your continued visits to my loved ones.(There are angels among us)
Added by Donna Choate Sigmon on Dec 07, 2014 10:18 AM
M.C. Brown, Bear Creek, N.C.
Token for Robert E Brown
What a beautiful and appropriate token you let for my husband, Bobby...Thank you so much for your kindness and thoughtfulness.

Marlene Clapp Brown
M.C. Brown, Bear Creek, N.C. (#48216494)
Added by M.C. Brown, Bear Creek, N... on Dec 03, 2014 9:05 PM
Marie and Bruce Newell
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Hi Neil,
We respectfully request permission to use the entrance photo in our personal tree. Bruce has a cousin interred there and the photo will make a great addition to our tree.

Thanks for your consideration.

Marie and Bruce Newell
#47582814
Added by Marie and Bruce Newell on Dec 02, 2014 10:26 AM
Donna Choate Sigmon
Friends
I hope you don't mind,I've added you to my list of friends;and thank you for visiting my family.
Added by Donna Choate Sigmon on Nov 30, 2014 6:54 PM
Albertico
Donna Lee Vernille Funaro
Thank you for leaving tokens for my dear friend. They do appreciate it very much and so do I. Cheers my Findagrave friend! :)
Added by Albertico on Nov 28, 2014 12:40 AM
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