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Pat Arnold (#47131107)
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Bio Photo Patricia Lyn Davis Arnold
A/K/A "Pat" Arnold


At birth, we boarded the train of life and met our parents, and we believed that they would always travel by our side. However, at some station, our parents would step down from the train, leaving us on life's journey alone.

As time goes by, some significant people will board the train: siblings, other children, friends, and even the love of our life.

Many will step down and leave a permanent vacuum. Others will go so unnoticed that we won't realize that they vacated their seats! This train ride has been a mixture of joy, sorrow, fantasy, expectations, hellos, goodbyes, and farewells.

A successful journey consists of having a good relationship with all passengers, requiring that we give the best of ourselves. The mystery that prevails is that we do not know at which station we ourselves will step down. Thus, we must try to travel along the track of life in the best possible way -- loving, forgiving, giving, and sharing.

When the time comes for us to step down and leave our seat empty -- we should leave behind beautiful memories for those who continue to travel on the train of life.

Letís remember to thank our Creator for giving us life to participate in this journey.

I close by thanking you for being one of the passengers on my train!

Its' author is unknown to me. I thought it was worth sharing.

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Wayne Nelson Parker
RE: Warren Parker
Thank you Pat, for the information on Warren Parker . I will add it to my file and credit you.

Wayne N. Parker researcher for P239 of the Parker DNA progect Family Group #7 and co-admin of Parker Heritage website.
Added by Wayne Nelson Parker on Aug 09, 2015 3:17 PM
Hi, sorry it took me a while to get back to you. I'm not sure where Caroline Townsend's parents are buried. I'll keep an eye out for them though. My 2nd Great Grandfather, Jacob M. Smith, helped move some of the Thames to Lawrence/Lincoln Co.
Added by Patti on Jul 21, 2015 3:16 PM
Gloria Hays Templet
Zeb McGrew Picture
Pat, thank you for posting the pictures of Zeb McGrew's cemetery plot. I really do appreciate it.


Added by Gloria Hays Templet on Jul 14, 2015 12:10 PM
Mitchell Sanders
Sim Sanders
Thanks for adding the obit.
Added by Mitchell Sanders on Jul 12, 2015 8:47 AM
Leslie Pierce Royce
Lucinda Sandifer
Thanks for the obit.
Added by Leslie Pierce Royce on Jul 11, 2015 8:55 PM
Pearl Safley Obit
Thank you for posting the obituary, I appreciate it. The Safley family has been my passion for over 44 years because of my mother-in-law, Willie Mae Safley Whitten who was the kindest and loving woman I ever knew.

Joyce Whitten
Added by GSCCA on Jul 11, 2015 6:46 PM
Cathy Faust
RE: Donegan
Thank you. I read the obit and indeed twas very interesting.

Cathy Faust
Added by Cathy Faust on Jun 13, 2015 7:27 PM
PFC Willie James Ray
Pat, Thank you for adding the photo to the memorial page for Willie J. Ray # 116307965. Willie was killed in action in Vietnam while serving with the 11th Armored Cavalry regiment (11th ACR). Those of us who served with the 11th ACR appreciate your help. Regards, Allen
Added by 11thacrkia on Jun 11, 2015 9:38 AM
Linda Carter
Estelle Bell b. 16 Jun 1917 d. 31 Jul 1993 was married to Alfred R. "Choc" Arnold, b. 17 May 1919 d. 11 Mar 1992 on 25 Dec 1938, Wilkinson CO, MS, Bk R Pg 156 by Jas.W. Lee,JP. They were both buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Woodville, Wilkinson CO, MS
Ettisell Bell b. 16 Jun 1917 d. 4 Oct 2000 married Billoy Moore Reeves on 16 Mar 1944 in Wilkinson CO, MS, Bk T Pg 57 by B. B. Hall. She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Woodville, Wilkinson CO, MS

I remember "Miss" Ettisell from attending The Woodville Baptist Church. She was such a sweet lady. Really miss her!
Added by Linda Carter on Jun 08, 2015 1:13 PM
Faye Nations McCardle
Micajah Nettles
Thanks for adding Newspaper clip,
Added by Faye Nations McCardle on May 27, 2015 9:18 PM
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