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Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter (#46034604)
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Bio Photo Maiden name is Brownell.

Those we love don't go away ~ They walk beside us everyday ~ Unseen, unheard , But always near ~ Still loved, still missed and very dear *

Please use the EDIT button on the top right of the memorial page when you want to send a correction since it provides me with the links I need. Please verify and double check your info for accuracy.

Death comes once, but a cemetery is forever
Phillip M. O'Shea

The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important. --Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Please feel free to contact me about any graves I have listed. If I have listed someone that you are related to and I am not and you would like them transferred to you, please just let me know. If we are both related then I will have to think about it. Please feel free to use any of my photo's anywhere you want.

And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
(rev 21:4)

"Dear Ancestor
Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and the date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who cares
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you."

Author Unknown


A limb has fallen from the family tree.
I keep hearing a voice that says, "Grieve not for me.
Remember the best times, the laughter, the song.
The good life I lived while I was strong.
Continue my heritage, I'm counting on you.
Keep smiling and surely the sun will shine through.
My mind is at ease, my soul is at rest.
Remembering all, how I truly was blessed.
Continue traditions, no matter how small.
Go on with your life, don't worry about falls
I miss you all dearly, so keep up your chin.
Until the day comes we're together again.

Author Unknown

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angela Ezell
I am too related to Alden and Coe. John Alden and Elizabeth Coe
Added by angela Ezell on Oct 24, 2015 9:37 PM
RE: David Jeffrey Whitt
Thanks for Your Thanks.

I very much enjoyed your "Dear Ancestor..." quote on your profile Oct 2015.

Regards, Bruce

Added by PictureTaker on Oct 12, 2015 2:39 PM
Johnny Marrs
Bert Lee Whitt and Mary Ellen Vandyke
I was wondering if you have a photo of Bert Lee and Mary Ellen.
I have all of Mary Ellen Vamdyke's brother and sisters pictures. If any my pictures interest you , let me know , I will share.

I am a Vandyke descendant and willing to share information about the family.

I am on Facebook as Johnny Regina Michael Marrs , feel free to add me as friend.
Added by Johnny Marrs on Oct 09, 2015 9:22 AM
Lacey Burrows
Mary Nielsen
Thank-you Barbara!
Added by Lacey Burrows on Oct 04, 2015 7:52 AM
Kathy Slonina Nunes
Brownell in Warren Cemetery
Hi Barbara,
I have some Warren South Burial Ground Cards that may be helpful to you. If you'd like a copy, please let me know. Raymond & Zelma are buried with Thomas S and Anna Brownell. Kathy
Added by Kathy Slonina Nunes on Sep 29, 2015 10:09 PM
Linda Doran
RE: Maywood
Yes I will post them all. I'm using these warm days to get as many photos taken of the cemeteries around here. There are 3 bigger ones I have been working on for 3 years
Added by Linda Doran on Sep 29, 2015 5:15 PM
Linda Doran
RE: Clara Mitchell
Your welcome. I photographed Maywood2 wks ago and will find the others for you.
Added by Linda Doran on Sep 29, 2015 12:18 AM
Mary Tabitha Coon

I left some flower and made the error of saying she was my GGGrandmother. She is my GGrandmother and I don't know how to correct or delete that comment I made. If you could help either delete the flowers or correct the connection I would be grateful.

Judy Shafer
Added by beachedsiren on Sep 28, 2015 2:30 PM
Johnny Marrs
RE: Bertie
Bert A Lee is not my Uncle. But I know him from when he lived on Patterson and in Grapevine Branch on Dismal , with his wife (my 2nd cousin) , Mary Ellen Vandyke.

We used to watch Dark Shadows at his house at Patterson. He lived next to Arthur and Beulah Ray Dingess.

I stayed some with Bert , in Grapevine Hollow
Added by Johnny Marrs on Aug 31, 2015 9:38 AM
Bill Mears
RE: David Mark Trickel
Spelling on the marker was TricHel not Kel
Added by Bill Mears on Aug 29, 2015 9:24 PM
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