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John Riley (#47002197)
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Bio Photo I've been researching my own family tree but I've had problems starting with my father. My mother divorced him on the grounds of desertion when I was 7 and we didn't see him much after that either. My mother said that he changed his name for some reason, or his father changed his name or something. I did finally order his death certificate and then used the SSN on it to order his SS application. Unfortunately, they wouldn't send it to me because the name didn't match! Maybe the name change rumor is true! I re-requested it with more background story--and more pleading.

I'm having better luck with my mother's side but not much better. That goes into Puerto Rico and then Spain.

So I enjoy it when I can help someone else get some progress toward their tree and Find-A-Grave is just another way to do that.
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B Sterosky
Enterprise Evergreen Cemetery
I wanted to send an early thank you for accepting the edits I sent to you on the above cemetery (most likely the edits located in the edits "tab" on your FindAGrave profile page). I want to link the Sauls family together for their descendants.
Added by B Sterosky on Sep 19, 2014 1:18 PM
Ruthe
Bernice Neal
This was sent to mee, could you please add it.


Pearl Bernice Neal of Viola died Thursday (Nov; 12, 1998) at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was 78.
Mrs. Neal was born March 30, 1920, at Elizabeth, a daughter of the late William Samuel and Texanner Rand Shoemate. She married Elbert Eugene Neal Jan. 3, 1936, at Wild Chrry. She was a homemaker. She was baptized into the Church of Christ as a young girl.
She is survived by five sons, Gene, Bernard, Jerry, Lonnie and Quentin Neal, all of Viola; one daughter, Wanda Joyce Yarnell of Bexar; two sisters, Ephel Young of Lathrop, Mo., and Ellen Painter of Kansas City, Mo.; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband; two brothers, Ed and Rufus Shoemate; one sister, Gracie Stephens; one son-in-law, Ed Yarnell; and her parents.
Services were held Sunday at Mount Pisgah Presbyterian Church in Bexar, with Bros. Charles Faith, Roy Gregg and Allen Cartwright offi¬ciating. Burial was in Mount Pisgah Cemetery with Cox-Estes Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Burton Yarnell, Eddie Yarnell, Terry Yarnell, Wayne Neal, Daniel Neal, Bernard Lee Neal, Dennis Neal and David Neal. Honorary pallbearers were Larry Busby, John May, Stacy Perryman, Michael Howell and James Newman.

Added by Barbara on Apr 11, 2013 8:53 PM
Thanks,Ruthe
Added by Ruthe on Apr 14, 2013 10:28 PM
Grover Clark
RE: Alta Neminski
You're welcome.
Added by Grover Clark on Jul 19, 2011 6:41 AM
Tom Childers
Ernest Harrell photo
John,
Thank you for the photo of the tombstone of Ernest Harrell. I appreciate your kindness.

Tom
Added by Tom Childers on Jul 20, 2010 11:09 PM
jdean
Edith N. Wittenmyer
John,

Thank you so much for getting the picture of my great-aunt. I really appreciate it.

Thanks!

Julie Dean
Added by jdean on Jul 12, 2010 10:55 AM
Lisa (Musselwhite - Urban) Hudson
Thank You!!
Thank you for finding my family, the Bakers. This was my grandpas dear sister that he loved and has been unable to see her final resting spot. He will be so happy! Thanks again.

-Lisa Hudson
Added by Lisa (Musselwhite - Urban... on Jul 11, 2010 3:12 PM
Hugs Always~Susan
Hi John
Hope you are well. My mom just passed and she is going to be buried with daddy, Ernest DiSandro at Palm Cemetery, in Winter Park FL. Can you please submit that 1 photo only of daddy's burial between the 2 headstones and put on moms site? Mem # 50127863. Thank you John...
Added by Hugs Always~Susan on Mar 24, 2010 1:11 PM
Mike Gould
Back photos
John Thanks so much for taking the time to get the photos for me. I really appreciate it.

Mike
Added by Mike Gould on Oct 18, 2009 4:43 PM
Grave Seeker
A Many Thanks ! ! !
John,

I appreciate you! Job Well Done!

Joseph
Added by Grave Seeker on Oct 02, 2009 4:50 PM
Theresa/Thunderbird584
Hi John
Thanks for the great photo! I sure appreciate it.
Theresa
Added by Theresa/Thunderbird584 on Oct 01, 2009 6:33 PM
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