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R Burnett (#47445819)
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Bio Photo just a History junkie, I have always been interested in the vast collection of history in every cemetery I passed through. Now that I have the time I just decided to try to get pictures of every stone I found in every cemetery I could get to. I have a friend who took photos a few years ago for OKGENWEB. I have noticed that many of the stones that she took photos of were 80 to 90 years old were still in fair shape (readable) but now the stones seem to have deteriorated to the point that they are not readable. I asked a few people what has happened in the last ten years that is causing these stones to decay much more than they did the eighty or more years before? A couple of people have said the reason is "acid rain" makes sense I guess so if that's the case we better get this history recorded. I am not a collector of memorials I just feel it is up to the living to remember the dead and help link the families so others can find there ancestors. The photos I take are posted to be shared I don't care about copyright as long as the purpose is to share with the family members. If there are family members who wish to maintain memorials that I have posted I will be glad to transfer to them as long as it's not from my family. Again I'm not in competition to see how many memorials I can make, it is just an O.C.D. thing (I'm crazy)! If I can help anyone find a long lost loved one it makes my day, I live in Adair County, OK. and will try to help find any grave within 100 miles of my home, good Lord willing and the creeks don't rise!
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Denny Carlisle
Houston & Helen
Thanks for the photos of Houston and Helen (Carlile) Johnson at the Stilwell Cemetery. Denny Carlisle
Added by Denny Carlisle on Dec 12, 2014 10:22 PM
Cheryl Ayres
Re: Arthur Reavis IOOF Princeton
You may view a photo of gravestone at http://www.ingenweb.org/ingibson/Cemeteries_wPhotos/PatokaTwp/Princeton_IOOF/Princeton_IOOF_Ra-Rh.html
Added by Cheryl Ayres on Dec 12, 2014 11:47 AM
Luke Williams
Sharon Youngman
Hello, the obituary for Sharon Youngman has been posted to her memorial. Thanks for sending it! Luke
Added by Luke Williams on Dec 09, 2014 10:28 AM
Rodney Parker
Garlan Hewin
Dear R. Burnett,

Thank you for photographing Garlan Hewin's grave marker.

Sincerely,
Rodney Parker
Added by Rodney Parker on Dec 08, 2014 6:52 AM
rmh
Biddie Mcnalley
Thank you for taking this photo and posting it RMH
Added by rmh on Dec 07, 2014 8:19 AM
Glenita Randolph Guthrie
Note
Glad your life is getting back to normal and everyone is safe. You just never know what tomorrow holds.
Added by Glenita Randolph Guthrie on Dec 04, 2014 7:03 PM
Melissa Blackman
Charles Blanck
Thank you so much for the photo. It's wonderful.
Added by Melissa Blackman on Nov 23, 2014 3:51 PM
Red
RE: Leon Girdner
You are welcome, in training for a winter trip up north so I welcome the cold. Leon shares a marker with Donna. I added her page and transferred it to you. Happy graving, Red
Added by Red on Nov 15, 2014 9:33 PM
Luke Williams
Martha Gipson/Gibson
Hello, I deleted the misspelled memorial for Martha. Thanks, Luke
Added by Luke Williams on Nov 14, 2014 9:16 AM
Wes T.
RE: Gregory
Is that the one that costs to use?
Added by Wes T. on Nov 13, 2014 8:34 PM
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