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OldWest (#46986733)
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In 2007, my wife and I returned to Shreveport, Louisiana, after a 30 year absence, during which we lived in Houston, Texas, and in northwest Arkansas. We have roots in south central Arkansas, around Hope, and south and central Louisiana, around Lone Pine, Centerville, Bayou Chicot, Ville Platte, Lafayette, and Lake Charles. We are both retired, my wife from teaching, and me from IT.

If we have added a memorial page for your family member or ancestor, and you want to take ownership of it, please let me know. Our goal is to document our history, not to own it.

Feel free to use any photos we have added. They have been added for your benefit and not for ours.

We are Margaret and Ron West.
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 • 352 Memorials Added
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Created by: OldWest
Record added: Mar 05, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 125906837

Though the cemetery is virtual, never the less the memorial remains a sacred remberence of a veteran.

The time spent sending three Find A Grave messages could have been better spent updating the memorial with the provided obit, to wit, to have shown honor, and respect in a veteran's cemetery!

Lest We Forget!

JB Berry
Added by JB BERRY on Mar 18, 2014 11:36 AM
Randell Tarin
Dell Nance Dickson
Thank you so much for the photo. You helped me to confirm the spelling of her last name.
Added by Randell Tarin on Sep 30, 2013 4:40 PM
Randell Tarin
Dell n
Added by Randell Tarin on Sep 30, 2013 4:38 PM
Celeste Simmons
Thank you so very much for the transfers! I really appreciate you taking the time to create the memorials. Sorry it took so long for me to get back to you. The holidays have kept me a bit busy. Again, thanks so much, I will take good care of them.
Added by Celeste Simmons on Dec 16, 2012 11:28 AM
Mary Lee
Thank you for leaving me a note.
I will be happy to help you search for what ever info you need on your Brister line. I sent you an email and hope it gets there.. The Brister/Bristow line is pretty well researched out, goes back quite a distance. I have been checking findagrave to locate My Great Grandparents grave sites to add them onto my Ancestry project.. John Brister is suppose to be in Drake Forks, and I was told that Elizabeth Matilda Hall Brister was buried out near Samuel Brister. But, neither one of their burial sites have been located, nor is there any form of documentation on their marriage or their deaths, quite odd but a reality..
Added by Mary Lee on May 14, 2012 4:43 PM
James Williams

Feel free to use any shots that I have posted for any non-commercial use you may have.

Jim Williams
Added by James Williams on Jun 25, 2011 8:48 AM
Old West, I appreciate the transfer of my Uncle Lloyd to my management. I would like to ask if you would please delete your photo of his grave as I have a better photo than the one you took. It has a lot of debris on the top of the vault. Thanks again. Jerry.
Added by FlaFleur on Feb 09, 2011 3:06 PM
Charlie Vines
Frank, Mollie, and Glen Russell
Hey Ron and Margaret,

I am late, but thank you for the photographs of Frank, Mollie, and Glen Russell's tombstones at Shover Springs. I appreciate your helping me with this.

Added by Charlie Vines on Oct 15, 2010 5:26 PM
Charlie Vines
Frank, Mollie, and Glen Russell
Added by Charlie Vines on Oct 15, 2010 5:24 PM
Thank you very much for taking and posting this headstone photo of Grover Furquen...
Added by Evelyn on Oct 12, 2010 9:50 AM
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