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Janie Healer Davis (#46586213)
 member for 13 years, 4 months, 5 days
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Bio Photo PHOTOS: Any photo I have posted on Find-a-Grave is intended to be used...please consider this your permission to copy and/or post any of my photos.

DUPLICATES: I try my best to do a thorough check before entering any memorials. I will never intentionally create a duplicate, although sometimes it just happens with the delay in the Find-a-Grave system at times. Even if my memorial was entered first, I will usually delete IF the other memorial is complete. My interest is not in numbers but in the precious souls who walked among us on this earth and their descendants who may search for them in the future.

CORRECTIONS: I'll be happy to make corrections on any of my entries if needed, or I will gladly transfer memorials to family members (at my discretion when it involves my kinfolks). I would appreciate your using the "Edit" function to request corrections.

ABOUT ME: I have lived in Sweetwater, Texas all but four years of my life. I love to help people find their family information through this volunteer work.

MY FAMILIES: (just to name a few)

HEALER
Cardwell * Hammond * Turner * Elam * Fry * Douglass

COOK
Hughes * Thomas * Kirkland * Lee * Beard * Willingham * Folmar

DAVIS
Free * Wyly * Bates * Stewart * Powell

Always interested in hearing from anyone with any connections to my families.

MY CEMETERY TIES: I have strong family ties to the following cemeteries:

* Sweetwater (Nolan County, TX)
* Old Bethel (Anderson County, TX)
* Frankston City (Anderson County, TX)
* Roby (Fisher County, TX)
* Rose Hill (Taylor County, TX)


THE RECORDING OF A CEMETERY
By Thelma Greene Reagan

Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where other cried
For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.

Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.

Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.

Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.

Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.

Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.

Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.


(Copied with permission from Frank Everett)
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BATES FAMILY (5)
CARDWELL FAMILY (80)
COOK FAMILY (318)
DAVIS FAMILY (12)
ELAM FAMILY (30)
FREE FAMILY (23)
HAMMOND/HAMMONDS FAMILY (25)
HEALER FAMILY (124)
HUGHES/FOLMAR FAMILY (60)
KIRKLAND FAMILY (2)
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b oliver
RE: Alma (Free) Casey
I just stumbled onto this, just thought I would let you know that my Aunt Faye Casey Healer and Weldon Healer didn't have kids, so you and you hubby are totally safe. lol


Barbara Oliver
Added by b oliver on Nov 21, 2016 12:00 AM
jgn
James L Sibley/J Carrie Covington Sibley
Thank you Janie for adding the info!
Added by jgn on Nov 08, 2016 5:45 PM
K.B. Smith
RE: Lalla Edwards
Thanks for posting the obit so quickly! I also found and submitted an obit for Daniel Richard Edwards #35184762. Check it out when you have time. Thank you for all your incredible work on our mutual family history.
Added by K.B. Smith on Oct 31, 2016 7:55 PM
Sheila Foster
Memorial# 35330689
Hello Janie,

Can you please transfer this memorial to me? This is my Aunt. My Father is Charles Bosarge and this is his Sister. I am trying to link them all to my Grandparents. Thank you.

Sheila Foster
Memorial# 35330689
Added by Sheila Foster on Oct 26, 2016 2:21 PM
annmclpc
transfer
Could you be so kind as to transfer my gr uncle and his wife to me. Henry and Bessie Morris: 15517077 & 15517071. Otherwise I sent you the links to Henry's parents Findagrave memorials for both. I have no idea where FamilySearch came up with the name Martha Graves for his mother. Indeed she is not and I never heard of her. His mom was nancy Louise Brady. Nancy's mother was named Anna Amelia Graves but that's the only "graves" link I know. When I was a child, my mom would take us from Lamesa to Sweetwater to visit Uncle Henry. I remember the tub of cool water beside his house from which we all drank.
ann Warren Mcelhaney
#47212392
Added by annmclpc on Oct 25, 2016 3:22 PM
Bright Newhouse III "Bubba"
RE: Newhouse - Roby Cemetery
May the Lord look down on you and your family and smile.
Added by Bright Newhouse III "Bubb... on Oct 22, 2016 5:12 PM
tina griggs
William Bluford Davis
I feel like you are connected to this man, my relation. Please help on my study further if you have the answers of him and further back.
Added by tina griggs on Oct 21, 2016 9:18 PM
tina griggs
RE: Thedie Scogin Davis
thank you so much. You made me realize so much tonight. I have so much to do do of adding photos and family info to my people.
Added by tina griggs on Oct 15, 2016 9:44 PM
MaryBarr4420
Thomas A Pope
Janie, Thank you for transferring my grandfather's memorial to me. I really appreciate it.
--Mary Barr
Added by MaryBarr4420 on Oct 12, 2016 4:38 PM
tina griggs
Thedie" Scogin Davis
In the list of her children, you left from grandmother out, Merle Ernestine Davis Logan.
(Her parents are the Charles Newton Davis and Thedocia "Thedie" Scogin Davis.
Added by tina griggs on Oct 02, 2016 7:33 AM
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