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Virginia Wilson Bailey (#47178014)
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Your tombstone stands among the rest; Neglected and alone.
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.

Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years age
spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.

I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.

I found this and fell in love with it but, do not know who wrote it. Hope that you enjoy reading it.

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Donna Hinton Warke
Hi Ms Virginia,
I saw a post you left for Doug McBroom about finding a new website with older obits. May I ask you for that website? You can send it in an email to Thanks Ms Virgina Have a blessed day. Donna
Added by Donna Hinton Warke on Apr 23, 2015 9:52 PM
Samme and Richard Buck
James Love
Thank you for the obituary information on James Love. We have edited it and posted the appropriate information.


Samme/Richard Buck
Added by Samme and Richard Buck on Apr 21, 2015 5:57 PM
Margret Penelope Byerly Lumpkin
How do I find out what happened to my great grandmother who died under most unusual circumstances? Do I need to go to that county?
Added by Leah on Apr 20, 2015 11:47 AM
amanda y.
young family
Hello my name is Joey Young. I'm the 3 rd great nephew of James gggranddad was his brother Elijah. I live about 40 miles from the alcovy mt cemetery were James Harrison young is buried. I would love to share info with our distant cousins from Louisiana. Thanks. My email is thanks and God bless. Joey
Added by amanda y. on Apr 15, 2015 6:36 PM
Danny Jacobs
RE: William Poland 1803-1889
Hi Virginia,

Thanks for writing. Yes, I was the one who requested the information on William "Bone" Ballard Poland (1803-1889) was my 3rd GGF. I've been wanting to get to the Bisteneau Cemetery for some time. I have some limited documents listed on If you're a member, please let me know your user name and I'll send you a link. I did correspond with Richard Tucker over the years.

BTW, if you want to add an incentive to find the records for the cemetery to the lady you mentioned, please let her know i'll send her $25.00 if she's able to find them.

Dan Jacobs
Added by Danny Jacobs on Apr 13, 2015 4:12 PM
June (Wallingsford) Smith
RE: Laurie Neil Wallingsford
Laurie Neil Wallingsford-- #25456294
Riley Roy Wallingsford--#135011576
Lorraine "Lane" Wallingsford ---# 25456312
Theses are the 3 sons of Roy Calvin Wallingsford--#25456389 and Louella Wiggins Wallingsford--#25456372. Thank you for your help.
Added by June (Wallingsford) Smith on Apr 09, 2015 2:57 PM
June (Wallingsford) Smith
Laurie Neil wallingsford
Thank you for posting this. Laurie Neil is my Dad and I was wondering if you knew him or have anymore information/pics of him or his family.
Added by June (Wallingsford) Smith on Apr 09, 2015 4:54 AM
Sharon Soileau
RE: Shirley Morgan Domico
Your welcome. Sorry for the loss of your friend. I added what I believe is her father in law.
- Sharon
Added by Sharon Soileau on Apr 01, 2015 1:44 PM
Doug McBroom
RE: Walker!
Many thanks for thinking of me. Please extend my condolences to her. I'll also notify my family there. Doug McBroom, Aurora CO
Added by Doug McBroom on Mar 29, 2015 6:23 PM
B J Epperson
Hello Virginia

I added photo and limited information for this cemetery while paying respect to my grandmother's resting place. (Annie Bell Epperson) I do this when I find graves not already on Find-A-Grave with hopes that family will some day will request to take over. My health and vision is declining so I will be doing less research in the future. Let me know of any of the accounts you would like me to transfer to you so they can be better updated. Thank you,

B J Epperson
Added by B J Epperson on Mar 27, 2015 10:58 PM
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