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Tonya Sapp Hames (#46793226)
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Bio Photo My name is Tonya Sapp Hames. I was born & raised in Laurens, SC & lived there for 25 years. I now live in Ladson, SC, with my husband, Stephen, and son, Christian.

I stumbled upon FAG by accident when I Googled my father, Robert E. Sapp, who passed away in 1991 & his name came up on this website. I have always been fascinated by genealogy. I have mostly been researching the following family names: Sapp, Nelson, Moore, Helms, Ball, Story, Belk, Kell, Woody, Fuller, Campbell, Richards, Myers, & Taylor; along with Hames, Crowder, Gregory, Kirkley, & West. However, along the way I have been doing other genealogy work as well. I am a FAG County Keeper emeritus for Dorchester Co., SC.

If you have any information that may help me with my research, please feel free to contact me. Also, when reviewing any of my work, if you see that I have made any error, no matter how large or small, please do not hesitate to contact me & let me know. I will ask, that when contacting me, you please do so in a respectful manner & allow for the corrections to be made. As FAG is NOT my full-time job, I do NOT work on my FAG information everyday, therefore, quick fix items will be taken care of in a more timely manner than other items which may take more research to complete.

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Barbara Milligan Rowe Elliottt
Re; Juanita Smith Shaw
Please reference the below entry for Juanita Smith Shaw:

Created by: Tonya Sapp Hames
Record added: Jul 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114673495

How could this record be added on Jul 31, 2013 when Mrs Shaw did not die until Oct 14 of 2014?
All the other information on her obituary is correct.
You may want to bring this to the attention of the Findagrave admins
Added by Barbara Milligan Rowe Ell... on Oct 16, 2014 2:03 PM
RO Williams
Jake Lorenzo Gleaton 26383733
Hi--Could you move this memorial from "Rocky Swamp United Methodist" to "Rocky Swamp Methodist" (the two cemeteries got wrongly merged about two years ago).
Added by RO Williams on Aug 31, 2014 2:53 PM
Fran Bundy
RE: Earthie L. Courtney - Gunter Cemetery
Tonya honey,
I did as you asked. Be thankful, as I am for your work, too.
We will never agree on this topic.
I have read what Findagrave has on guidelines, I assure you, so no need in sending that to me.
Have a great Labor Day W/E... I am! :)
Added by Fran Bundy on Aug 29, 2014 7:59 AM
Deborah Wall
New Zion AME Church Cemetery
Thank you for taking the time to create all the memorials for this cemetery. Have a safe and happy holiday.
Added by Deborah Wall on Aug 29, 2014 6:31 AM
J B Williams & T Slaydon Williams
Charlotte would be a great-great-grand-aunt on my mother's side... I can trace back to 4 Lee line's
from my grandmother....
Added by J B Williams & T Slaydon ... on Aug 25, 2014 12:43 PM
Fran Bundy
RE: Earthie L. Courtney - Gunter Cemetery
Actually, I disagree with you on this matter. IF a contributor places a picture, then no one will be looking for a marker nor will they have to go each individual memorial to see if their is a notation on each memorial marked "unmarked", but that's just too simple, isn't it? lol
If you're trying to account for each memorial in each cemetery, my method would simplify the matter... no doubt.
Added by Fran Bundy on Aug 24, 2014 10:32 AM
Fran Bundy
RE: Earthie L. Courtney - Gunter Cemetery
Sure will.
Not that there will be any additional pictures for these infants and it also places a "grave" picture with a more accurate % of markers taken in that cemetery (basic reasoning).
You're welcome.
Fran Bundy
Added by Fran Bundy on Aug 22, 2014 10:24 AM
Duplicate Wosmansky
Your memorials were first so I asked the person with duplicates to delete... here's what I sent them.

Could you remove duplicate memorials? I've already asked the photographer to relocate his photos:

Your Find A Grave Memorial# 92606111

Existing Find A Grave Memorial# 32737226


Your Find A Grave Memorial# 92606180

Existing Find A Grave Memorial# 32737213

Added by cemgems on Aug 03, 2014 11:37 AM
J B Williams & T Slaydon Williams
My grandmother was a Lee, my mom's mother.
I maintain several of Gen R. E. Lee's children's
page's. My side is the Lee's on my mother's side
of my family.
Added by J B Williams & T Slaydon ... on Jul 16, 2014 7:35 PM
Carolina Girl
Pvt Thomas Benjamin Hoff
Thank you so much for the transfer. :) Have a great day!
Added by Carolina Girl on Jun 25, 2014 4:34 AM
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