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Vickie Oates Woods (#47172707)
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Bio Photo My name is Vickie. I grew up in Swannanoa, N.C. and now I live in Asheville. I enjoy researching family history and walking through cemeteries to read stones. Everyone deserves to be remembered. Someone somewhere loved them. Thanks to the great contributors here at Find a Grave, I have been able to see the graves of many family members that I would have never seen if it wasn't for their generosity. It is so nice to be able to visit a loved one's grave and not even leave the house.

If any of my memorials contain errors, or if you have information to add, please send me a message or an edit. All memorials are done with the utmost respect of those who have passed on and those of us left behind.

"You LIVE as long as you are remembered." -Russian Proverbs

ღღ It's Not What You Gather, But What You Scatter That Tells What Kind Of Life You Have Lived ღღ

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Graveyards

When my soul is restless
And things seem out of line,
I visit an old graveyard
To take a mystical step back in time.

I find the oldest tombstones
Then read the messages there;
I consider what their days had been
And how our lives in ways compare.

We all have lived though heartaches
As well as episodes of fun;
Surviving loss of loved ones,
And rewarded for a job well done.

Sometimes if I'm very still
I can hear what they have to say
And feel them reaching out to me
Grateful for my momentary stay.

Christine B. 2009
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Michael Travis
RE: Eva Elizabeth Benson Travis 147154942
Vickie,
I apologize for the request. I had already made a memorial page for Eva before I discovered yours. I did not realize that a page could simply be moved to another cemetery instead of deleting it. I will remove my page and insert the picture on your page.



Added by Michael Travis on Jun 30, 2016 8:33 AM
Michael Travis
Eva Elizabeth Benson Travis
Hi Vickie,
I located the grave for Eva Elizabeth Benson Travis at Catawba Memorial Park. I have added a memorial page (166221786) for her at Catawba Memorial Park with a picture of her tombstone. Could you delete the memorial page (147154942) for Eva at Fairview Cemetery? Thank you in advance.
Added by Michael Travis on Jun 29, 2016 7:35 PM
olivia jones
verlon william jones head stone
Hi Vickie, Thank you for taking the time to work with this. Its very nice. My name is Olivia Jones. Verlon is my father in law. Could you fix his headstone it has the wrong one on it. Thank you.
Added by olivia jones on Jun 28, 2016 6:34 PM
Virginia Rogers
JA Oates
Hello my names is Virginia Rogers and I live in Amarillo Texas. JA and Fannie Oates was my grandfather parents. My mother was adopted by Cyril Jack Oates and Ann Oates so they were the grandparents that I grew up in knowing. If you would like to email me my address is GiNNeYGinn@gmail.com. Would like more information on that side of the family.
Added by Virginia Rogers on Jun 19, 2016 11:53 AM
judy lee
john kennedy oats jr. ( johnny)
Hi Vickie--- I am trying to find some of johnny Oats relatives to see if they have pictures of him. I am affiliated with the Humble tx. museum, and we have Mr. Johnny's saddle and would like to find a picture of him. We are planning a 40 year museum open house on July 30th and would like to get pictures and any other information. I remember Mr. Johnny so well. He died the year I graduated high school. He was a good man. We welcome all to our open house. Thank you
Judy Lee
Added by judy lee on Jun 17, 2016 11:55 AM
Carolina.Tepee
Martin
Thank you for the transfer ... BIG SMILE
Added by Carolina.Tepee on Jun 15, 2016 1:18 PM
Christina Brittain Lampkin
Hi Vickie
Could you contact me on Facebook,i'd like to know if you know more about Lavinia Stillwell.
Look me up.
Christina Brittain Lampkin
Added by Christina Brittain Lampki... on Jun 01, 2016 10:24 PM
Janis Babb
Wayne Edwin and Sarah Mae Beck
Hi Vicki,
I noticed you have a new memorial for Wayne and Sarah Beck. Is there some way I can get the photo you have of their tombstones so I can put them on my tree in Ancestry.com? Please let me know what I need to do. Thanks, Janis Webb Babb
Added by Janis Babb on May 31, 2016 11:50 AM
Kevin Haynes
Leroy Linfield
Thanks for the info and always your support
Added by Kevin Haynes on May 28, 2016 2:08 PM
William Robertson
Joe Goepner
Thanks for your efforts. He is buried in Georgia. Photo of monument posted. Family hopes to move to Arlington in the future.
Added by William Robertson on May 24, 2016 8:14 PM
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