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Vickie Oates Woods (#47172707)
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Bio Photo My name is Vickie. I grew up in Swannanoa, N.C. and now I live in Asheville. I enjoy researching family history and walking through cemeteries to read stones. Everyone deserves to be remembered. Someone somewhere loved them. Thanks to the great contributors here at Find a Grave, I have been able to see the graves of many family members that I would have never seen if it wasn't for their generosity. It is so nice to be able to visit a loved one's grave and not even leave the house.

If any of my memorials contain errors, or if you have information to add, please send me a message or an edit. All memorials are done with the utmost respect of those who have passed on and those of us left behind.

"You LIVE as long as you are remembered." -Russian Proverbs

ღღ It's Not What You Gather, But What You Scatter That Tells What Kind Of Life You Have Lived ღღ

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When my soul is restless
And things seem out of line,
I visit an old graveyard
To take a mystical step back in time.

I find the oldest tombstones
Then read the messages there;
I consider what their days had been
And how our lives in ways compare.

We all have lived though heartaches
As well as episodes of fun;
Surviving loss of loved ones,
And rewarded for a job well done.

Sometimes if I'm very still
I can hear what they have to say
And feel them reaching out to me
Grateful for my momentary stay.

Christine B. 2009
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Kevin Haynes
Leroy Linfield
Thanks for the info and always your support
Added by Kevin Haynes on May 28, 2016 2:08 PM
William Robertson
Joe Goepner
Thanks for your efforts. He is buried in Georgia. Photo of monument posted. Family hopes to move to Arlington in the future.
Added by William Robertson on May 24, 2016 8:14 PM
Jeff Lovelace
RE: Memorial
Thanks Vickie,
Up until recent days, this memorial didn't exist and the one for the children was all rolled up into one memorial. I only had Infant Jays when I visited this cemetery a couple of years ago. When I learned their names I made one for each of the children. This was a great deal of work, but it was well worth it to me. These children deserve to be remembered and honored. I spent most of the morning writing the Bio for Jay and even though I have seen many tragedies before, this one got to me.
Thanks again for visiting these memorials.
Added by Jeff Lovelace on May 06, 2016 4:27 PM
Jeff Lovelace
Please see this memorial: 161804973.
Added by Jeff Lovelace on May 06, 2016 12:22 PM
Vanessa Owen
RE: David Hicks Jackson
Hi Vickie,

I would love to be in charge of his page. Do I wait for a notice or something? I love the picture of his stone. I apologize for my late reply.

Added by Vanessa Owen on May 05, 2016 11:32 AM
Walter Lutz
Thanks for info on Walter Lutz. Have upadated his info.

Added by Digger on May 02, 2016 9:05 PM
Whiteners at Cedar Valley UMC
I also took photos for Sidney, Eliza, and John Whitener. I just haven't had time to post them yet.

Added by melanie on Apr 26, 2016 7:47 PM
Ada Marie Lowman Lynn
Thanks for the info.
Memorial has been updated.

Added by tsmart on Apr 26, 2016 7:29 AM
Kevin Haynes
Ivey Smith
I had him listed as Burial Unknown. I didnt know the cemetery until today. Thank you for your kind words
Added by Kevin Haynes on Apr 25, 2016 6:11 PM
Richard Jordan
Juanita Brittain
Thank you for the information.

Added by Richard Jordan on Apr 25, 2016 5:58 PM
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