Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
BettyF (#47054050)
 member for 7 years, 7 months, 29 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo This site helps preserve our family histories and information that can fade with time from our cemeteries. I'm glad to be able to contribute and want to thank all of you who have contributed to this wonderful resource.
My husband deserves many thanks for driving me to cemeteries or stopping at ones we see along the road as we travel. He helps me watch where I step and for things that crawl. He has walked many of these cemeteries with me or patiently sat waiting for me.
My Great-Uncle Will walked the cemetery in Cherokee, Texas with me when I was in grade school and told me about some of the people buried there. I wish I had been old enough to realize how important that information was. He was from the time when the men in the community dug the grave for someone for free and it showed love, honor, and respect.
At that same time in my life my Grandmother told me not to step on the graves as a way to show respect. She was also an example of love and respect in her actions as I watched her clear the weeds from my Grandfather's grave by chopping them with a hoe.
If I've created a page for one of your family members or friends, I will respect your request and happily transfer the page to you. Please use the Edit tab on the page to request the transfer so all the information is available.
 Contact: Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 8,112 Memorials Added
 • 8,027 Memorials Managed
 • 20 Memorials/Week
 • 10,883 Photos
 • 29 Photo Requests
 • 200 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 312 Virtual Flowers
 • 21 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Find A Grave Friends
af, AmyTX, BeNotForgot, Carolyn Mackey-..., Deb, DonZas, Emma (Shrum) Bu..., Geoff Rasmussen, Jim Townsend, Joan, John Christeson, Just Cindy, Linda Nielsen-..., LoRetta Hughes, Lyn St.Peters, Nicole Rogers W..., Ralph Terry, Sandra Brookshi..., Sarah Locklin T..., Steve Voss, [View all Find A Grave Friends...]
Messages left for BettyF (527)[Leave Message]
Richard R Robbins
I wished to attach Josephine Estell Robbins Page to her father's memorial. I did attach it on yours. However, there is another memorial for him with a different death date. #105467911. Do you happen to know which is the correct memorial? I also contacted the manager of the other memorial. Are they two different RR Robbins, or does one need to be eliminated? I simply wish to know which father memorial to attach to Josephine's. Thanks so.
Added by kittyj on May 14, 2016 5:35 AM
Michele Casey
Mavis Powell
Thank you for adding a photo of my mother's headstone. I suspect that we are cousins due to your mention of Cherokee, and if the F stands for Frazier.

I live in New Mexico, and rarely get to TX so it is comforting to log in and "visit" my mother.

Michele (Miki)
Added by Michele Casey on Apr 17, 2016 6:10 AM
Lynda Duncan Miles
RE: Woodrow David Reynolds
Thank you for alerting me to the fact that I had put the wrong photo on Woodrow Sr's memorial. I have removed it.
Added by Lynda Duncan Miles on Apr 12, 2016 7:18 PM
Paula Byles
Billy Marvin Johnson
Hi Betty,
I am researching the Johnson name for a recent addition to my family. For Billy Marvin Johnson on this site Porter Cornelius is listed as his father, however looking at his birth and death records, his fathers name was William Marvin Johnson. I know that Porter Cornelius would have been his step father by looking at the 1930 and 1940 census. Any idea what happened to his biological father or know of anyone who might? His father would have been born about 1903 in Marlin Tx and was a rancher per Billy's birth cert. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
Thank you, Paula
Added by Paula Byles on Mar 18, 2016 9:13 AM
Cathey & Karla
Laura Mae Jones Cline
Memorial# 49556603 Hi there, just wondering if you could remove the 2nd image of Laura's flowers on her grave. They have since been replaced. The site won't let my daughter Susan remove it, because the account was transferred to her with the image already there. Thank you very much, Cathey A. Cline
Added by Cathey & Karla on Jan 28, 2016 10:38 AM
RE: Thank you
You are welcome:-) If I can be of any assistance in the future do not hesitate to ask. Randy:-)
Added by Randy on Jan 21, 2016 7:14 PM
David Martin
Thanks for the edit.
Added by JO on Sep 28, 2015 5:52 PM
Patricia Harrison Armstrong
Stephen Strickland #25092541
Betty, are you by any chance a descendant of the Strickland family? If so I would love to exchange information. Thanks! Pat
Added by Patricia Harrison Armstro... on Sep 01, 2015 4:17 PM
toni harmon
william avery and ruby watkins grice
I just happened to stumble upon the photo of the graves of William Avery and Ruby Watkins Grice. these were my grandparents. it is the first time i have seen their actual graves. although i was at my grandmother's funeral, i was never able to go see it afterwards, living out of state. it is amazing to see this on here.
Added by toni harmon on Jul 05, 2015 1:18 PM
Pat Keaton
James Richmond Peeples
James Richmond Peeples' mother was Catherine Amanda White,B:4 Mar 1833 Georgia

His father was David Crockett Peeples, B: abt 1828 in South Carolina.

His wife was Edna Hilyard Jones B: 19 Dec 1844 Scott Co., Miss. D: 15 Nov 1923, Lampassas Co.,Texas
Added by Pat Keaton on Jun 29, 2015 10:46 PM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service