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Donnie (#47323262)
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Bio Photo Hi I am a retired fire chief and love history, especially family history. I have completed a new survey of the Simsboro Cemetery the Douglas Cemetery and Cook Cemetery in Lincoln Parish Louisiana and have downloaded it to FAG. I also placed a printed copy at the Lincoln Parish Library which includes family history from The Cemetery Associations.

I have photographed every marker in the Douglas and Cook Cemeteries and most of those in the Simsboro Cemetery in Lincoln Parish, but haven't got all of them posted to FAG yet but working slowly on that. If you have one you want let me know and I will try to get it posted as quick as I can.

I and would love to help others find family in Lincoln Parish. I discovered the value of this site on a recent trip to Kansas, when we found some of my wife's relative's thru Find A Grave.

If you have additional information for any of the memorials I have added, please send it to me and I will add it to them. If you have photos of anyone, please feel free to add them or send them to me and I will add them. I will also add relationship links.

If you meet the Find a Grave relationship guidelines for a transfer. I will be happy to transfer the memorial to you. Please don't add a duplicate memorial.

Donnie
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Barry Holland
Reynolds picture
Thanks so much!
Added by Barry Holland on Jun 14, 2014 7:50 PM
Dana Harvey
Dannie Sanders Wallace Photo
Donnie,
Thanks so much for the photo of Dannie Sander's gravestone. I have added the photo to her Ancestry entry. Thanks again for all the hard work you do. I have also submitted an edit to her memorial adding the dates and places of her birth and death...also for her Father, William Sanders. Thanks again.
Dana Bowden Harvey
Added by Dana Harvey on Jun 14, 2014 4:25 PM
carolina nichols
william colubus may
lincoln parish, la 1930 do you have any information on him or his parents? thanks
Added by carolina nichols on May 02, 2014 1:18 PM
John Paul Baremore
Thank You!
Donnie,

Thank you kindly for taking the time to photograph and post the images for the gravestone of Herbert Franklin and Peggy Russell Robertson, particularly for the additional details. Your work is much appreciated! - John Paul Baremore
Added by John Paul Baremore on Feb 23, 2014 6:29 PM
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Scott Dowling
I did not realize when I wrote before that Martha Ann's son, Scott Dowling is also buried in Simsboro Cemetery, wondered if you would transfer his memorial to me too, his memorial is #66067660

My Find A Grave is ID #47357320
thank you
your GAF friend,
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Added by Susan Bruffey Lehman on Feb 01, 2014 7:55 AM
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Martha Ann Watson Dowling
Martha Ann was the daughter of my maternal Grand Aunt. I wondered if you would consider transferring her memorial #65429314 to me so that I can link her with her other family members, her mother was one of 12 children born to my great grandparents.

My Find A Grave ID is #47357320 if you would like to take a look at my work,
your Find A Grave friend,
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Added by Susan Bruffey Lehman on Feb 01, 2014 7:21 AM
David Hill
J Simspon
thanks for the transfer
Added by David Hill on Dec 27, 2013 10:07 AM
David Hill
Pic
Thanks for the pic! Happy New Year!
Added by David Hill on Dec 27, 2013 9:05 AM
Myrna Shirey
Sumlin, C "Toby"
Donnie, Thank you so much for your effort and the photo added that the dates are readable! Didn't expect that it would be done so soon.
Added by Myrna Shirey on Nov 28, 2013 4:30 AM
J McMenis
Elijah Auld
Thank you for taking the pic.
Added by J McMenis on Oct 26, 2013 7:31 PM
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