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MyrtisJane (#47090616)
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Bio Photo As with any genealogical data verify any research prior to using it yourself.

My appreciation to all who leave flowers/tokens on my family and friends' memorials or take the time to honor photo requests.

If you like to leave flowers please so so:
Buddy - our cat (2005-2014)

Pam Robbins - my niece (1973 - 2015)

Laura Saulters - my niece (1979 - 2014)

Ron Bradley (2012) - fallen graver

Patricia Ann Langley Harvey - fallen graver

Pat Holden (2010) - my sister

Precious - our kitten

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Please do NOT use my personal family photos on other websites without written permission from me. OK to use my headstone photos but please do me the courtesy of giving me credit. You can cite me as owner using this statement: Original headstone photo found on Findagrave.com. Permission to use headstone photo granted by Findagrave contributor MyrtisJane (#47090616).
Permission not granted for any other commercial use and/or for resale.
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My grateful thanks to Findagrave for providing a place to preserve our cemetery headstone data. Thank you to all the wonderful individuals who contribute not only their time and energy but expense in locating and transcribing cemetery data. Here we can help preserve the memories and images of our family and friends, and we help strangers to us but not to those that find their family and friends among these web pages.

I encourage corrections and/or suggestions for updates. Any edit requests may take up to a month to make but most are completed quicker.

Most memorials I add are works in progress and I am always looking for links and additional information about them. Let's never forget our family and friends. Please leave flower tokens so I can tell that they have been visited.

Please consider setting up a virtual cemetery for your family members. Any memorial can be entered into this virtual cemetery so you can have all your family together. Having someone in your family genealogy is not grounds for a memorial transfer. With thousands of contributors, there are many overlapping family trees and it would be impossible for all contributors to manage their entire tree.

Currently live in Walker County Georgia. This web site has helped me find many places I have been looking for. Thanks Find-a-Grave.

Researching Bishop's family from Magee / Mendenhall, Simpson County, Mississippi and Jones' family from Ellisville, Mississippi.
My Bishop family line is me, Walter R, T. Melvin, T. Webster, T. Spencer, Josiah, and Ezekiel Bishop. The "T" stands for Tillmon, Tilman, Tillman, etc.

My Jones family line is me, Margaret Ella, James Robert (Jim), and William Calvin Jones.

I am also interested in the Bishop line female spouse surnames of Sellers, Harvey, Sullivan, Warren, and Street.

I am also interested in the Jones line female spouse surnames of Carney and Stephens.

My husband family names include Craig, Howard, and Morris.

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Rebecca Lee McClary Powell
57012357 American soldier
Sorry it took so long. My husband passed away in June, and I have been inundated with doing his part in running a household in addition to my own responsibilities. To recap...I was looking for any newspaper articles referring to the finding of this soldier. Thanks in advance.
Added by Rebecca Lee McClary Powel... on Sep 20, 2016 3:47 AM
Cynthia Weaver
transfer 55178802
Could you please transfer Helen Marie Cleveland Mixon over to me, she was my mom's mother. Just lost my mom this week.. Never knew my grandma as she took her life at a young age. Mom raised he siblings. Thank you!

Cynthia
Added by Cynthia Weaver on Sep 17, 2016 3:00 PM
Melissa Swafford
41608253
Could you please transfer Burnell Conkle McAllister #41608253 to me, she was married to my uncle Frank who I have in my care and I would like to keep them together. Thank you!
Added by Melissa Swafford on Sep 16, 2016 10:07 AM
Shirley Elizabeth Little Vicich
Ducan McCullum
Myrtis, look at Mem # 44211966
Added by Shirley Elizabeth Little ... on Aug 30, 2016 4:40 PM
Ron Idom
RE: Obie R. Sasser # 93620728
Hi Myrtis, sorry for the delay, been fighting a little flooding in Baton Rouge, but survived high and dry.

Multiple other family trees on Ancestry indicate her as Olive, Olive Ova, Olive Oba. She is listed on the 1910 census as Oba. Many of those other trees are of the Thaxton, Rogers, Duckworth family lines which had a lot of related marriages over the years. I am a descendant of Rogers/Speed and Thaxton/Idom family lines and have found in the past most of the other Rogers trees are pretty accurate.

For that reason, I suggested the name change due to the fact that most searchers would look under Olive rather than Ova/Oba/Obie. No other censuses are hinted on Ancestry for her, thus no other confirmation.

Regards, Ron Idom
Added by Ron Idom on Aug 18, 2016 6:44 AM
Rebecca Lee McClary Powell
Soldier from Missionary Ridge
Would you happen to have a copy of any newspaper coverage? I'm sure it would have been newsworthy. Or, at least the dates of any articles? I was told he was found in the 70s when a home was installing a pool, but maybe there was another...
Added by Rebecca Lee McClary Powel... on Aug 15, 2016 1:26 PM
Sharon
RE: Please verify parent links
Nathaniel and Emmaline are his parents. Thanks for updating the Find a Grave.
Added by Sharon on Aug 06, 2016 7:59 AM
omcnair
Kennedy sons
Thank you for linking the Kennedy sons with their mother, Lucy Carolyn White Kennedy! I appreciate your work on Findagrave!!
Added by omcnair on Jul 20, 2016 1:12 PM
omcnair
Laura Caroline Bryant White
Thank you very much for the remembrance and the flowers that you place on my mother's memorial! I appreciate you thinking of her!
Added by omcnair on Jul 09, 2016 12:53 PM
Mary Thompson-Anderson
RE: Albert E. Davis # 143370236
Thanks, I just now saw this where you replied and I'm trying to figure it out. THanks again, Mary Anderson
Added by Mary Thompson-Anderson on Jul 02, 2016 7:21 AM
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