|Beverly Joe Vaughn ☮ (#46915126)|
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Ever since I was a small kid, I've always been interested in my ancestors. I'm sure I drove the older members of my family nuts by always asking who was married to whom and who their kids were.|
As an adult I've traced my lineage back four to seven generations and still enjoy working on filling in the blanks.
I also love to roam around in cemeteries and look for odd and different headstones. I have a scrapbook of photos of these stones that I started years ago and still add to it every chance I get.
My favorite is a stone that I found in a local cemetery in Bentonville, Arkansas... it's a man's headstone and carved by the monument company is this phrase, "I told you I was sick". I literally had to walk up to the stone and touch it to believe it was really there.
I first started using find-a-grave to look up famous people's gravestones, such as Bruce and Brandon Lee, those have to be two of my favorites, they are beautiful.
I finally, just in the last couple of weeks started working on adding information on the cemeteries where I have relatives buried. It's a great way to save and share information.
If you would like to either correct or add to a bio, or contribute any information regarding any memorial I have placed, please feel free to contact me. I welcome all information. Or I'll be more than happy to transfer any memorial page to friends or family. Please put "Find A Grave" in the subject field. Thank you!
If you have a minute please visit daddy and mommie's memorial pages. Joe W. Vaughn., Rhoda V. Vaughn.
and for my gramps, he was/is my special human. Will Vaughn.
...and for all of my FAG friends out there, I want to thank you for all the flowers left on my loved ones pages and all the sponsorships.
Only a member of this awesome family here on Find a Grave could know how much all of this is appreciated! :)
This is a link to some great pics of some of the military elite & medal of honor recipients buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
This link will take you to the official Arlington Cemetery site.
I also contribute to a site that focuses on just gravestone in Arkansas. There are so many older cemeteries and the stones are fast fading away. If you have pics of any stones from a cemetery in Arkansas feel free to enter the stone and or the cemetery. It's a relatively new site so everyone with Arkansas gravestones is welcome, the more the merrier! Here is the link.
Enjoy! Bev :)
I just added the dog that 'owned' me for a few blessed years, visit my beloved boy if you get a chance, Sandy Myers.
THE STONE SEEKER
Wandering among the stones I see
The stones so weathered and worn
‘Tis difficult to find the date
On which the babe was born
I stare at the stone and am struck with awe
At the life that I knew was gone
This was someone's child, a babe so sweet
With loved ones to carry on
So I take a photo for all to see
For the family that remains
An everlasting memory of
A child of God's domain
I brush the weeds back from the stone
And say a silent prayer
For the babes that had no chance to live
And for mothers everywhere
The dove calls out it's mourning song
Among the stones so still
Echoes of the woes, through time
The choirs of despair
The stone will someday perish
The flowers will be gone
But a photo now remains of this
Their memory lives on!
And so my friend, don't hesitate
To film the weathered stone
Those who live within your hearts
Are never truly gone
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Have a wonderful HAPPY birthday!
Added by dot~ on Feb 10, 2016 9:57 PM
Thank you so much for sponsoring the memorial of Lafoina "Babee" Pa'ala. It's a great feeling to see when people give from the heart in order to honor others. Fa'afetai Tele Lava!
Added by Nique on Feb 03, 2016 11:55 PM
|Mike Casey||RE: Union Hill: TAYLOR|
Will do. And yourself as well.
|Mike Casey||Union Hill: TAYLOR|
Thanks for your time and diligence toward improving Columbus' memorial by linking his parents. I see that you've TAYLOR ancestors, so let me know if you'd like to manage this memorial. Mike
|Rose||Mary Sue Snow Vaughn|
I just loved the story about you Grannie on her memorial page. It's so good to have wonderful memories of grandparents.
Added by Rose on Jan 24, 2016 2:03 PM
|God bless you & your loved ones, Cindy||RE: Your dad|
Thank you for your kind words. They are very much appreciated during this difficult time.
|John R||RE: Your special day!|
Thanks for the Birthday wishes Beverly Joe, wishing you and your family Very Happy New Year
Added by John R on Dec 28, 2015 10:06 PM
|Love Always, Renee||Daily Flowers|
This is the profile page for the lady who does this for us. Her name is Colleen, but posts as: Missing*U*Always ~ Loving*U*Forever
You can also find her in my friend list.
I will email her tomorrow and send her your profile and tell her you want to join us, and to add your parents.
Have a good night. Love Always, Renee
|Love Always, Renee||RE: Velma Casey|
Blessed to sponsor Velma. You made a beautiful memorial for her.
|Love Always, Renee||Christmas Blessings|
Wishing for you, a very blessed Christmas and Peaceful New Year.
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