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Sonya Bayles (#47141573)
 member for 5 years, 10 months, 11 days
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Bio Photo My name is Sonya A. Bayles, I was born in Bastrop, La on May 5, 1947. My parents were Ochoa Bayles and Mary Alice Day Bayles. My father was born in La, and my mother in Miami Florida. We moved to Miami when I was 6 years old and I pretty much grew up in Florida. Dad moved around quite a bit and I married a local guy from Gainesville, Ga. who it seems moved around a lot also, so for years I moved a lot. I have 2 sisters, Frances Mae and Amanda Lynn, and 2 brothers Vincent Ochoa and Mark Levi. I belong to The Chruch Of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day-Saints and have a great love for family history work, I spend many hours gathering srories, pictures and history of my family. I have 3 sons Enoch Shane Smith, Brannon Levi and Gerald Floyd.
I work in the medical field and also teach classes in CPR & First Aid for the American Red cross in my spare time. Thru the years I have worked at a lot of different things and it took along time for me to find my nitch in life.

I am now retired due to ill health. I spend my time doing phone and email support for newFamilySearch and am really learn a lot more about research and it is a joy to me. I also have more time now to spend time adding memorials to findagrave and also to take more pictures in cemetery.

I enjoy doing family history , working in the garden and long walks on the beach. I enjoy time with my family.
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Michael Bell
McDonald Grave photo's

Thanks so much for the photo's.

Added by Michael Bell on Apr 13, 2015 3:16 PM
Stephen Pain
RE: Ritchie Allen Kinery Hall
Dear Sonya, thank you for taking the grave photo of Ricky Hall's grave. Ricky was my second cousin. His grave photo really helps to add a sense of completeness to his Memorial. Thank you again for taking out your valuable time to make this happen.

Steve Pain
Added by Stephen Pain on Mar 07, 2015 2:18 PM
Carol's Genealogy Stuff
Ruby Shubert Poole
Sonya, Thanks for adding her maiden name, etc. I appreciate it. ~~Carol
Added by Carol's Genealogy Stuff on Feb 08, 2015 5:57 PM
Ila Sosebee Lark
Maness gravestone
Thank you for taking the photo's of my relative's gravestone. I appreciate your effort.
Added by Ila Sosebee Lark on Jan 19, 2015 1:57 PM
RE: Elsie P Parker Shockley
Thank you so much!
Added by Iggy on Dec 18, 2014 11:39 AM
Ila Sosebee Lark
Andrew Daniel's memorial
Thank you ever so much. He was the pastor of the church I attended when I was about 13 years old.
Added by Ila Sosebee Lark on Dec 01, 2014 2:14 PM
Vickie Westmoreland.
Thank you Sonya
Added by sandy on Nov 23, 2014 8:28 AM
Vickie Westmoreland.
Added by sandy on Nov 23, 2014 8:28 AM
RE: Billy Westmoreland
Thanks, Ms. Sonya

I'm getting old. Never realized I did it twice. And thank you for the photo. I am requesting a photo of his daughter. She is buried beside him. She died as a young girl and I just this minute remembered her name. Thank you.
Added by sandy on Nov 22, 2014 7:36 AM
Patsy Duggar Medley
Grover A. Stephens
We thank you so much for this information. You will never know how much it is appreciated.

Bud and Patsy Medley
McDonough, Ga.
Added by Patsy Duggar Medley on Nov 21, 2014 9:04 PM
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