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Wayne Smith (#47181024)
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Bio Photo Find a Grave has been helpful to me in my research and I would like to return the favor. If I have created a memorial for a relative I will transfer at your request.I welcome corrections for any errors I've made.

THERE IS A HEAVENLY GARDEN, by Otis Rainwater

Sometimes God picks the flower
That is still in bloom
Sometimes the rosebud's chosen
That we feel He's picked too soon
Sometimes the flower is fading
With petals floating down
But God knows the perfect time
To gather flowers from the ground
There is a heavenly garden
In which God takes great pleasure
Because He's placed within it
The loved ones that we treasure
He walks among the blossoms
Giving them eternal rest
And I know that it must please him
Because He chose our very best.

Used by permission. The perfect time for Otis to pass from this life came November 4, 2010.






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Joy Clemments Hightower
RE: Susie Bice, Prairie Springs
your welcolm
Added by Joy Clemments Hightower on Mar 02, 2015 8:35 AM
Paul Ridenour
RE: Rachel Lenora
Did I ever send you the title of the church book of the Shelby's in Tyler, TX?

Paul Ridenour
Added by Paul Ridenour on Feb 24, 2015 10:10 AM
Sharon Inman
Bruce Shearin
Thanks Wayne. Yes ease transfer this his memorial over to me.

Again, thanks so much,
Sharon
Added by Sharon Inman on Feb 17, 2015 2:55 PM
Debbie Hilliard
RE: Neills, New York
Thank you for responding especially since I realized after the fact that I had contacted you previously regarding this memorial. Unfortunately, I didn't have time to go to the cemetery but will return again. I live in College Station but I have a son who lives off FM 314 in Brownsboro - I visit as often as possible.
Added by Debbie Hilliard on Feb 15, 2015 1:31 PM
jazzyjohn
Re: Oleta Bragg
I didn't do one for her, and didn't see another memorial for her besides yours on the Rock Hill list. Hope all is well.
Added by jazzyjohn on Feb 05, 2015 3:25 PM
Judy Wilson
RE: Joseph Dockery, concord
Thank you Wayne.
I will contribute for my grandfather.



Added by Judy Wilson on Feb 03, 2015 6:23 PM
Betty Venable Phillips
RE: Venables, Edom, Red Hill
Wayne:
Forgive me for not getting back sooner, but my loving husband of 52 years had been sick for a long time and went home to be with the Lord on January 23 and I am just getting around to my emails.
Thank you for the offer, but I believe that I have added about as much as I know about this Venable family. Hugh Venable was a brother to my great-grandfather, Oliver Venable, Sr. You are much younger than I and your chances of being around to maintain and/or transfer to closer relatives are better than mine!! I will probably run into more memorials that need to be updated and our paths will surely cross again. You are kind to make this offer and I sincerely appreciate all you do for Find-A-Grave, specially my ancestors. ...God Bless...
Added by Betty Venable Phillips on Jan 29, 2015 3:43 PM
Diane Reich
RE: Charlie S. Poole memorial
Im honored to do so.
Added by Diane Reich on Jan 23, 2015 8:58 PM
ellen minyard
J.D. Guthery
I don't think that Nancy was his wife, I believe she might have been his mother.I also think that Martha J Guthery Dumas was his sister. J.D. was married to Flavy Davey. Thanks Ellen
Added by ellen minyard on Jan 16, 2015 12:27 PM
Janis Neff
RE: Gene Matthews, Jennings Mtn.
Your welcome Wayne. I am trying to get all my Shiflet, Cantrell, Fisher and Yarbrough relatives linked. I am new to Find A Grave and haven't quite figured out how to get messages to other contributors. Seeing that you have contributed memorials for several of my relatives, I was wondering if you have connections to James Smith found in 1870 and 1880 census in Henderson Co Tx? His daughter Eugenia Smith Shiflet was my great grandmother.
Added by Janis Neff on Jan 07, 2015 1:47 PM
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