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bobby jett (#47674837)
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Bio Photo I am interested in researching JETT/GARRISON families mainly in Iowa/Tennessee/Kentucky/Oklahoma/Missouri/Arkansas/Texas and Virginia and Murphy/Organ/Gorvin families


"Dear Ancestor"

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 ago
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.

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Todd Whitesides
RE: Granville Jett
My 2nd-great-grandmother Sallie Whitesides's maiden name was Jett. Her memorial is #73127206 if you have the time to take a look.
Added by Todd Whitesides on Nov 04, 2014 2:12 PM
Todd Whitesides
Granville Jett
Moved his memorial as requested. Thanks.
Added by Todd Whitesides on Nov 04, 2014 2:01 PM
Ron Johnson
Irene Juanita Jett Pinkston
I am in Columbia, TN and occasionally travel around to check on cemeteries. When I find a person who is not on Find A Grave, I create a page and then find info on that person.

I am in the middle of Mars Hill Cemetery near Cornersville, TN. I just finished Irene Juanita Jett Pinkston (#128352695) where I came across your Irene Juanita Jett Pinkston page (#82369913). At this point (yes, I have created duplicates by accident, before) I usually allow the original page to stand and let the owner take whatever info I have before I delete it. However, since yours is located in the wrong cemetery, and there are no links, I was thinking the best thing would be if I transfer my page to you and you delete yours. A lot easier, I think.

Please let me know what you decide. If I have any more you wish to have (and I have a few Jetts), let me know.
Added by Ron Johnson on Nov 03, 2014 7:53 AM
Patricia Jett
RE: Jetts buried on Beach Farm
Hi Bobby, yes you have to follow the road all the way past the barns = then you have to walk ( on level land) and then have to hike up the mountain on the left. It's up there I promise LOL - would have been glad to take you guys up there if I had known. Let me know how you are related to me LOL I have at least 450 pages on the JETTS and a lot of tombstone pics. Just let me know. Trish
Added by Patricia Jett on Nov 03, 2014 4:55 AM
Mark Wilson
RE: Mort Jett Cemetery
Yes, I have updated the records for George, Dora, Elizabeth, Vardie, and Reed. Looks like we are about equally related to them, but I don't mind to transfer. I will take care of that today.
Added by Mark Wilson on Oct 24, 2014 11:24 AM
Mark Wilson
Mort Jett Cemetery
Bobby, thanks for adding so many photos for this cemetery. I got your emails for George, Dora, and Elizabeth Hollon. I think the best route here is for you to add the photos to my memorials so you get credit for the pictures, instead of me copying them from yours. Also, if you are related, I'll be happy to transfer my memorials to you. I am related as well, but it is distantly.
Added by Mark Wilson on Oct 24, 2014 6:08 AM
Mark Wilson
Elizabeth Hollon
Thank you for the photo of Elizabeth Hollon. If it's okay with you, I'm going to add it to my tree.
Added by Mark Wilson on Oct 23, 2014 6:07 AM
Joseph/Lucinda Wood
Hi, I'm making a list for a some-day trip to Oakland Cemetery in Iowa City and I see you have requests for Joseph and Lucinda Wood. Both of these memorials already have pictures which were added by you, so I'm confused about what you're asking for exactly. Was this a mistake or could you clarify what you're wanting? Thanks. :)
Added by J.B. on Oct 19, 2014 10:54 AM
Donna Bogs
That's the article
There was no mention of who else was in the vault. Just said she was last burial in 1937. It had a photo of the old sexton. It said how there were no other family members left in the area. I read some articles about how Mary traveled a lot to LA and Georgia and stayed in an apt in a hotel when she got back in town.
Added by Donna Bogs on Oct 05, 2014 7:54 PM
Donna Bogs
There was no mention of who else was in the vault. Just said she was last burial. It had a photo of the old sexton
Added by Donna Bogs on Oct 05, 2014 7:52 PM
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