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Ottis Thomas (#47511655)
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64 year old white male born in Jesup,Georgia currently live in Macon,Georgia. Was married to Kathy Marshall for 40 years until she died in 2011. I have 1 son and 2 granddaughters.Have been doing family history for about 30 years since joining LDS Church.I am disabled so I can't go traipsing through the woods looking for lost cemeteries but if I can drive to it I will be happy to assist you.I really appreciate all the contributors to findagrave as you have saved me many hours and miles.I wish some of the contributors were a little more concerned about accuracy as I constantly find transcription errors and people who are connected to the wrong parents and children.
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JoAnn HAGANS Harris
RE: Frank T. Murray
I accepted the info and I appreciate your time. If I can help you, just let me know.
Added by JoAnn HAGANS Harris on Dec 30, 2015 5:57 PM
JoAnn HAGANS Harris
Frank T. Murray
I have a few questions before I accept the edit.

His headstone shows the dob as 1882, but you are saying that the dob is August 1881. What kind of documentation do you have for the change birth?

Thanks,

JoAnn Hagans Harris
Added by JoAnn HAGANS Harris on Dec 29, 2015 3:11 PM
Sandi SB
Ruth Owenby Plott & Emmitt Edward Plott
Hello. I just wanted to make sure that you were aware, I located the graves of Ruby and Emmitt Plott. Their graves are located in Norcross, GA at Peachtree Memorial Cemetery. I have uploaded images of their headstones, but if you could go in to their memorials and edit the burial information that would be wonderful!

thanks a lot
happy holidays
Sandi SB
Added by Sandi SB on Dec 04, 2015 12:09 PM
Bud
RE: Annie Mae Thomas Dukes
Our stop here was for a Find A Grave friend request and I took photos as long as the battery lasted. So, any you see are up for transfer.
Best to you and all yours, Bud
Added by Bud on May 05, 2015 5:57 PM
Bud
Annie Mae Thomas Dukes
If she is family or friend and you would like to manage her memorial I will be happy to transfer it over to your caring hands.
Happy Researching, Bud
Added by Bud on May 04, 2015 3:32 PM
Liz
RE: Cowart's at Ft.McCoy Cem
Thanks for replying. I've cited the SSDI as the primary source for the DOB/DOD, as that is really all I needed to document.
Added by Liz on Mar 08, 2015 2:03 PM
Liz
Cowart's at Ft.McCoy Cem
Hi Ottis,
It's me again!
Since only the YOB/YOD is documented on the headstone for Clarence & Leola, please provide the name/title of your source(s) for the edits you sent, to be included on their memorial's. A simple reply to this message stating SSDI, Fla Death Index, Obit, FamilySearch.org, ETC., will suffice. Sorry, but I don't have time to look up sources for edits. Thanks.

Added by Liz on Mar 08, 2015 6:36 AM
Liz
RE: Mamie Kimball Cowart
Ottis,

Don't worry, I never changed it in the first place. I was waiting for you to provide a source for the change. Too many variations in census data you cited, so I did a little sleuthing.

I'm satisfied KIMBALL, as inscribed on her headstone, is correct. She is also cited as Mamie Kimball in two of her son's obit's, as well as on her Bulloch Co., GA marriage certificate.

Many thanks for getting back to me on this.

Liz




Added by Liz on Feb 19, 2015 5:33 PM
Liz
Mamie Kimball Cowart
Ottis,

You sent a correction for Mrs. Cowart's maiden name. Please provide a credible source for the name "Kimbrell", as "KIMBALL" is inscribed on her headstone. This may well have been a mistake on behalf of the monument company, but I have no source to back it up.
Added by Liz on Feb 18, 2015 7:33 PM
Kathy (McPhaul) Cather
Transfer
Hi Ottis!! I will transfer him to YOUR care!! Happy to have found a relative for him.!! Blessings!!
Added by Kathy (McPhaul) Cather on Dec 04, 2014 5:26 AM
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