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Neil B (John 3:16) (#46794418)
 member for 9 years, 1 month, 5 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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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 was married to my best friend in San Diego over 39 years ago. We now live in the beautiful great Northwest. We have four wonderful children and we've been blessed with ten grandchildren.

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.

www.andiesisle.com

"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?"


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Diane Hurst
Christian and Mary Shockey
Hi Neil-

I see Christian and Mary Shockey are your wife's 5th great grandparents. They are my 5th ggparents as well, descended through their daughter, Nancy Shockey Shultz. Her son, Alexander Shultz, moved to Hutchinson, KS, which is where I grew up. Most of my ancestors from that line stayed in the Hutchinson area. Please tell your wife hello from her long lost cousin! :-)

Diane Perry Hurst
Added by Diane Hurst on Jul 30, 2014 9:06 AM
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Oops. My Error.
Correction, Neil, Thank You for your visits to our family. My Dad has been in and out of the hospital, I made an error reading my own posts on my Great Grand Father, Birthday was June 27 not today. Thank you very much for your caring as you do. You are appreciated.
Added by Cღ on Jul 27, 2014 3:05 PM
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Re: Charles Wheeler Green
Neil, Thank You greatly for your Visiting my Great Grand Father, Charles Wheeler " Charlie" Green on his Birthday Today, 27 July. Neil, Thank You for all of your flowers, tokens, for our loved ones that have passed on from our Earth... I hope you are doing well this Sunday. Thank You ...Blessings to you. Carolyn
Added by Cღ on Jul 27, 2014 12:11 PM
dsheindel
Nathaniel Adams
Neil,
Just curious how my memorial to Nathaniel Adams has been deleted and all my notes and picture have appeared on your Nathaniel Addams memorial #38221663?
Regards, Dave Heindel (dsheindel)
Added by dsheindel on Jul 26, 2014 2:25 PM
Diane Clobus Dean
Thank you
Thank you for adding a flower to so many of my family's memorials.
Added by Diane Clobus Dean on Jul 20, 2014 2:07 PM
zuzanka
Thanks you
Neil, thank you for taking the time to visit my family, my mother Linda Dortha Bailey Kacinec and the other members of our family. I appreciate you kind thoughts.
Zuzanka
Added by zuzanka on Jul 18, 2014 2:13 AM
Kathy Hughes
Sadie T. Banks
Hi Neil,
Do you know where Sadie T. Banks is buried? Ola Bogue Banks, daughter of Chas. P. & Sadie T. Banks, is buried at the Mullen Cemetery, Perquimans Co, NC. Charles Pool Banks is buried at the Cedarwood Cemetery, Hertford, NC. But where is Sadie?
You can reply to my email if you prefer.
Thanks,
Kathy
Added by Kathy Hughes on Jul 11, 2014 7:36 AM
L. SUE BLUE.
Hi Neil
thank you for the visit to my family and Danny Turner my G.daughter and Danny was to be married in two weeks a drunk driver ran him down, left her and their five month old son alone,I read about your bro. I know u and your family must of had a joyful moment when that circle was formed and u knew your bro.s pain was over and Jesus had took him to his eternal home,I to will meet my family, my mom and dad all my bro.s and sisters, three bro.s that died in the last two months I know we will meet again,what a joy when we can look upon the face of our precious Savior,yes maybe we to will meet,May God Bless you and your family.
Added by L. SUE BLUE. on Jul 09, 2014 4:26 AM
MisterCake
Alzada Dixon Find A Grave Memorial# 22256301
Hi there. I saw you left flowers on the memorial for her. I thank you for that. Did you just happen upon her or is there some connection?

Yours.
Added by MisterCake on Jul 06, 2014 10:57 PM
Laura
Thank you
Dear Neil,
Thank you so very much for visiting Daddy. Take care and God bless.
Laura
Added by Laura on Jul 05, 2014 4:47 PM
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