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Pattypop (#46854407)
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Bio Photo When I was a kid, my grandparents would take me with them to visit the cemeteries where relatives were buried. They would stand by a stone and talk about the person buried there. I wish I could remember those stories. This is a way to record stories I am now told. There is a story under every stone and cemeteries full of untold stories. I hope this will give people a chance to record a memory before it is forgotten, then lost.
Recently, my husband got a Harley and we have combined our two interests. We ride the bike to various cemeteries that folks request photos from and have fun reading the old names and hunting for the requested gravesite. Sometimes just finding the cemetary is quite the challenge!
I do research on the following family lines: Lillpop, Askren, Green, Bell in Indiana. In Mississippi I follow the lines of Taylor, Ferguson, Scott and Holden.
"Do not, my Brothers and Sisters, think of the cemetery with tears, nor meditate upon the coffin and the shroud with gloomy thoughts. You only sojourn there for a little season, and to you it will not appear a moment; your body will sleep, and if men sleep all through a long night it only seems an hour to them, a very short moment. The sleeping time is forgotten, and to your sleeping body it will seem no time at all—while to your glorified soul it will not seem long because you will be so full of joy that a whole eternity of that joy would not be too long!" Charles Spurgen
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Donald Ward
Walter Archer
Thank you very much for taking and posting the photo of Walter's headstone. What you do as a photo volunteer is much appreciated.
Donald J. Ward
Arlington, Texas
Added by Donald Ward on Jan 31, 2016 9:12 PM
Janice Hollandsworth
RE: Tuck Young
How very fortunate. I do that sometimes when I go on vacation also. Thanks again.
Added by Janice Hollandsworth on Jan 30, 2016 8:24 PM
Janice Hollandsworth
Tuck Young
Thank you for taking the time to get this request for me. I appreciate it.
Added by Janice Hollandsworth on Jan 30, 2016 7:48 PM
Janet Boling Nelson
Christene M. Jones
The memorial #97934337 you have for Christene M. Jones is a duplicate of #72918828.

Thanks!
Added by Janet Boling Nelson on Dec 31, 2015 5:13 PM
Janet Boling Nelson
Thomas J. Jones
Memorial #97934319 for Thomas J. Jones is a duplicate of memorial #23491058.

Thank you!
Added by Janet Boling Nelson on Dec 31, 2015 5:08 PM
Terry
RE: Alexander Prichard #74165139
Thank you!
Added by Terry on Oct 25, 2015 4:41 PM
Terry
Alexander Prichard #74165139
He was the first husband of my 4th cousin's )3x removed) wife. May I use his gravestone photo in my Family Tree? I will gladly give you credit. Thank you so much, Terry
Added by Terry on Oct 25, 2015 3:39 PM
Betty
Lewis and Fannie Newsom
Sincere thanks for searching for stones for the Newsom's. Since there is an issue with finding them, I'll just remove them from the list for the time being.
Best regards,
Betty
Added by Betty on Sep 28, 2015 11:41 AM
Charline Herring Ryan
RE: Eddie and Laura Springer photo request
Sorry you had a disappointing day! My daughter and I went to a cemetery in Panola County Saturday and had a great time. Found the two photo requests and explored the very old section. Thanks again for trying!! Charline
Added by Charline Herring Ryan on Sep 28, 2015 11:35 AM
Charline Herring Ryan
Eddie and Laura Springer photo request
Thank you so much for trying to find their grave markers. I appreciate your effort!
Charline
Added by Charline Herring Ryan on Sep 28, 2015 10:24 AM
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