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David L Nesbitt (#46945053)
 member for 7 years, 6 months, 20 days
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Bio Photo I am southern born and bred. Born in Birmingham, Alabama and grew up in Columbus, Georgia. I am an Army brat. I retired in Oct 1998 from the US Army, after 26 years. I lived in Charlotte, North Carolina for a few years but returned to the area of my roots in May 2003, to Phenix City, Alabama.

I have always been interested in history, especially family history. My family lines are Blow, Laird, Driver, Highsaw/Hisaw/Hysaw, Staggs, Johnson, Newman, McNutt, Alvis, Blankenship, Harris, Thrasher, Nesbitt, Elam, Tucker, Nash and on my ex-wife's side Harper, Wache, Schramm, Masseron, Gansberg, Klunder, Appelberg & Loutzenheiser.

I enjoy walking cemeteries, especially old church or community cemeteries, checking the dates on the headstones, trying to imagine what the times were like for them.

Some of my memorials are of my kinfolk, but if I have a memorial that is not directly related or not related to me, I will gladly consider transferring it to a relative.

I am willing to look-up local obituaries and photographing headstones and graves in the local area (within 25 miles). All headstone photos that I post to Find-A-Grave may be used for posting to family trees. All I ask is that you give proper credit for the photo and it is not use for financial gain.

Please use the "Edit" tab to request a memorial transfer or to add updates and/or corrections to the memorials.
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s grimm-mullen
Melissa Lovitt
Thank you so much for the headstone photo. I appreciate it!
Added by s grimm-mullen on Apr 28, 2015 4:42 PM
Don Summers
George E. Summers
Thank you very much for taking the photo of his memorial for me. I really appreciate your time and effort as a volunteer.

Don Summers
Added by Don Summers on Apr 25, 2015 7:00 AM
William and Sara Corbett
Thank you for the photos, David!
Added by Em on Apr 24, 2015 8:31 PM
Kirkland and Durden photos
Thank you for taking the photos listed above in the Parkhill Cemetery. I appreciate it!
Added by CJBISHOP on Apr 24, 2015 5:01 PM
Lyneva Mitchell Grauberger
Cecil Leon Bice
Thank you so much for the photo of Cecil Bice's grave. He was a distant relative in my grandmother's Bice line.
Lyneva Mitchell Grauberger #47216284
Added by Lyneva Mitchell Grauberge... on Apr 24, 2015 2:06 PM
deborah driver
James c Driver 1922-1965
This is wrong he is my Daddy and his name is simply Jc Driver not James at all.He is the son of Clayton and Lucy Driver.Bro. to Melvin, Charlie, and Jack Driver, Zora Mcdonald all buried there and a sister Dove Roy and one living sister. Joseph is his son and Peggy D. Smith she is in Montg. The other Drivers burried here are nephews.
Added by deborah driver on Apr 18, 2015 7:42 PM
Re: Benjamin Peters
Thank you for trying to get this photo, and for going the extra mile to talk with the cemetery staff and the funeral home. I did not know he had been cremated. I appreciate your efforts!
Added by CJBISHOP on Apr 03, 2015 12:15 PM
Donna Brown
Carrie & Elbert Robert Posey Pics
Wow! David, you are awesome! I never expected to get the pictures that soon! Thank you so very much for doing this for me and for their family! I have been working their family history for Elbert's granddaughter, who will be very happy to see these! May she use the photo's on her tree, should she like to do so? Thanks again and have a blessed day!

Donna Brown
Added by Donna Brown on Apr 03, 2015 9:04 AM
Parkhill Cemetery Photos
David - Wow! Over 700 volunteer photos taken. You are a findagrave All-Star. I really appreciate the photos of the Roper & Howell families that you took for me recently. I am working on my cousin's family history and seeing these photos will really make his day. He lives in Columbus and had no idea that his distant relatives were buried right there. Also, thank you for all of your many contributions to People like you are what make this site a goldmine for amateur genealogists.
Added by CJBISHOP on Apr 03, 2015 6:12 AM
Akin 76476136

Thanks for the transfer but I was just asking you to link son and parents. I will keep them however if you wish and try to maintain them as you would. Thanks for adding them and all the work you do for Find A Grave.
Added by Gordon on Mar 30, 2015 1:20 PM
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