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Bob & Bonnie McEver (#47129367)
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Bio Photo I am a retired engineer who spent career working in Houston, TX at oil & gas equipment design.

My early years/schooling were in Files Valley, TX, just east of Itasca in Hill County, TX. There is a cemetery there that my Dad kept records on in spiral notebook. After his death, I realized that the notebook with all his notes on who was buried where was lost. In 2007, I began recording the Files Valley Cemetery with friends living in the area. When we completed that, and uploaded to internet websites, we proceeded to add memorials to many cemeteries in NE Hill County.

Bonnie (Wife) and I have been researching our families - McEver, Robinson, Allen, Pruett, & Jordan.

My interest in genealogy comes from making contact with special distant cousins, Maurice Allen, Vicki Bullard and others. We've created a family tree at ancestry.com website.

A final thought on what FindAGrave means to me. It is an excellent tool for preserving the documentation (memorializing)of those who have gone before us. To this end, it doesn't matter to me who owns photos, copyrights, etc. Feel free to use what I provide to FindAGrave for the purpose stated above. It would be nice to receive recognition.
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James Wilson
Memorial# 48816184
I have been trying to find my grand-dad's grave in the Itasca Cemetery, but was unsuccessful. The memorial lists his location as Plot I3. Where is the map kept that shows how the plots are laid out? Me and my dad searched for hours and I'm sure we just missed it. We did find my great-grandmother #48816186 and her daughters in the Patterson Plot D2. I seem to have lots of family there that I never knew of. The photos you took are very lovely but I just wanted to see for myself.
Thanks for your work documenting them.
James Wilson
Added by James Wilson on May 21, 2014 10:01 PM
Jewell
J Ford
Thank you so much for your help and your volunteer work.

Jewell
Added by Jewell on May 14, 2014 2:22 PM
Sadie E Richardson Williams Allen
Ruby Pinchback
Thank you for all that you do...and thank you especially for transferring Ruby to my management.

Sadie E Allen
48368536
Added by Sadie E Richardson Willia... on May 12, 2014 3:32 PM
Richard Mayo
RE: Hargis in Itasca Cemetery
You are welcome and thanks for your work on findagrave
Added by Richard Mayo on May 06, 2014 2:05 PM
Sadie E Richardson Williams Allen
RE: Transferring Memorials
I have found 17 total family members' grave sites that you created and I would like to manage. Is there a method that I could use to request management of them as a block. If not, I can do them individually.

Thank you in advance,
Sadie
Added by Sadie E Richardson Willia... on Mar 13, 2014 12:30 PM
Sadie E Richardson Williams Allen
Memorial #48812931
First of all, I would like to thank you so very much for the work that you have done identifying graves in the Luke Tipton Cemetery in Itasca Texas. It was hard work that you did. I am the granddaughter of Bertha Mae Matthews and would like to manage her site along with others in that plot who are related to me. I would like to propose links and include a bit of her history.
She had two husbands and Amos Matthews was her second. Her full legal name is Bertha Mae Shaw Price Matthews. She is also buried surrounded by her children that have passed on also. They are Freddie Mae Price Richardson (I'm managing that one already), James Edward Matthews, Don L Matthews, Melvin W Matthews, Cleamon L Matthews and her daughter in law Juanita Matthews (wife of James Edward Matthews). I'm not sure if you are in charge of those memorials, but I'm doing one at a time and would appreciate your assistance in allowing me to edit the memorials that you control. I have photos and history for my family.
Thank you in advance,
Sadie E Richardson Allen
Added by Sadie E Richardson Willia... on Mar 12, 2014 8:48 PM
Kimberly (Eubank) Stevens
RE: Jannie Hibbitt in Itasca Cemetery
Thank you so much, and no Willard Eubank is not him, quite a few people are looking for him, hopefully someone will find him. Again thank you so much
Added by Kimberly (Eubank) Steven... on Mar 09, 2014 4:00 PM
Jewell
Robert Tompkins
Thanks to you both. You are very kind and I thank you for your volunteer work. It means so much to me.

Jewell Albright
Added by Jewell on Mar 05, 2014 10:46 AM
Brice
William Thomas Lemmons
You certainly went above and beyond my request...and thankfully so, the document you included for Adeline had details I needed!!! Thanks so much for your extra effort and time to help me and others...Brice
Added by Brice on Feb 22, 2014 11:15 AM
Joyce Rye Kasberg
RE: Susie Martin in Itasca, TX Cemetery
Thank so much!

Joyce
Added by Joyce Rye Kasberg on Feb 19, 2014 9:08 AM
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