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Neil B (John 3:16) (#46794418)
 member for 9 years, 8 months, 4 days
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Bio Photo Thank you in advance for visiting my sister, Sandy

and my mother, Elsie.

I am so grateful to everyone that leaves flowers for them.

One of my hobbies is Wheres George.com

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When time permits, please leave flowers for the following:

February 27 Francis Demay
February 27 Mark Shockey
February 27 Michael Lapworth-Wright

February 28 Elvie Bell
February 28 Alice Kimble

March 2 Pete Austin

March 4 Christian Buttkus

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This is a poem that I stumbled upon (author unknown):

Always a silent hurt,
many a silent tear,
but always a beautiful memory
of one we loved so dear.

God gave us strength to bear it,
and courage to take the blow,
but what it meant to lose you

...no one will ever know.


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I was born and raised in Norfolk, VA. I've lived in FL, NY, CA, WA, and OR.

I found Find A Grave by accident. It has become one of my favorite sites to visit. It has given me a place that I can remember my mother and my sister Sandy and honor their memory right from my desk. Thank you Find A Grave.

"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life."
John 3:16

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Strangers in the Box
By Pamela A. Harazim

Come, look with me inside this drawer,
In this box I've often seen,
At the pictures, black and white,
Faces proud, still, serene.
I wish I knew the people,
These strangers in the box,
Their names and all their memories
Are lost among my socks.
I wonder what their lives were like.
How did they spend their days?
What about their special times?
I'll never know their ways.
If only someone had taken time
To tell who, what, where, when,
These faces of my heritage
Would come to life again.
Could this become the fate
Of the pictures we take today?
The faces and the memories
Someday to be tossed away?
Make time to save your pictures,
Seize the opportunity when it knocks,
Or someday you and yours could be
The strangers in the box.

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"If you could see your ancestors
All standing in a row,
There might be some of them, perhaps,
You wouldn't want to know.

But, here's another question, which
Requires another view,
If you could meet your ancestors,
Would they be proud of you?"


-Arkansas Parent-Teacher
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Debra Ann
Thank You.
Thank you for the many tokens you have placed on our family memorials.
Well wishes & countless blessings. :)
Debra Ann ~ Tom & David Winter
Added by Debra Ann on Feb 27, 2015 7:43 PM
Joneta Burke
RE: Flowers
Thank you for this information, and now I know what the scrapbook is for too.
Added by Joneta Burke on Feb 25, 2015 4:05 AM
Little_Storm
THANK YOU!!!!
Thank you so much for the tokens you left for my loved ones. Especially My loving Mom. I am having such a hard time with her loss. We were so close. I go to her page and see tokens from the kindred spirits on F.A.G. like you and it warms my heart. It really means a lot to me!
Added by Little_Storm on Feb 23, 2015 7:09 PM
KD
thanks
Thanks for visiting my Husbands memorial and leaving flowers. I means so much to me that he is not forgoten .
KL
wife of Daniel LaPlante
Added by KD on Feb 22, 2015 5:19 PM
RMW
Birthday Ballons
Neil,
Thanks for finding and adding the Purple Ballons back! It's one token I like, and use alot.
Marlene
Added by RMW on Feb 19, 2015 1:43 AM
Joneta Burke
Flowers
Thank you for visiting my mother today and leaving a flower. Would you please tell me what site you get these flowers from?
Added by Joneta Burke on Feb 18, 2015 1:03 AM
Valenciaღ Angel of Mine 💕
Neil
Thank you for sharing the quote. .. how true it is. There is no greater pain than losing our child. We grieve for all our loved ones and that will always be with us. Please know that your visits are deeply appreciated. Have a pleasant evening

Valencia's mom

Added by Valenciaღ Angel of ... on Feb 16, 2015 6:55 PM
Mary Downing-Mahan (gravehuntermary)
Gypsy Cat
I left a friend for Gypsy. Hope it is a purr-fect relationship. LOL
Added by Mary Downing-Mahan (grave... on Feb 15, 2015 11:31 AM
Sherry McCormick
Vicki Lynn Lyons
A new memorial of mine. She needs more flowers. How tragic it was to be run over on the face at four years old and left to die. Can you include her on your memorial page? Thanks, Sherry
Added by Sherry McCormick on Feb 15, 2015 12:35 AM
tammy young
RE: james lewis hurd.
Thank you neil I feel so much better now, god bless you and your family as well. Thank you so much. For forgiving me W/Love, Tammy Denise Way Young.
Added by tammy young on Feb 13, 2015 8:58 PM
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