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Spear (#47842302)
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I was born and raised in the Carrville Tallassee area and have lived in Reeltown for the past 47 years and ever since someone told me about Find A Grave a little over two years ago, which helped me find a lot of my relatives I decided that I needed to try to help out a little. A lot of work has been done on Rose Hill Cemetery and Carrville Cemetery, but I had this desire to make sure everyone was on Find A Grave. I talked with Madonna Linville at the funeral home and she has so graciously given me permission to use some of her work, so along with her work and my walking all of the cemeteries I may be able to achieve my goal. I also use Ancestry to help me find someone's parents or children so that I can connect them. I hope that everyone will forgive me for all the edits that I send them but with their help and understanding I think we will be able to connect and help others who are looking for their relatives. I check and double check when I enter a memorial number to make sure it comes up with the right person, but there is always a chance for errors so if you find that I have made an error please send me a message so that I may fix it. I spend as much time as possible at the two cemeteries whenever the weather and my other responsibilities permit. This is a slow process because I have to clean the grass off the flat headstones sometimes get a good photo. My father moved from Red Level Alabama to work in the cotton mill and I have found a lot of people buried in our cemeteries that have family in Red Level and other surrounding counties. So please bear with me on all of the edits and work with me as best you can in connecting our cemeteries.
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Alesia
Britt
try now on the edits. I have approved the spouse edit. thx for all your hard work...IT is really paying off! Alesia
Added by Alesia on Mar 09, 2015 10:29 PM
Wendy Osborne
RE: Rose HIll
I sent you my email through email. I believe found 2 on the list but have some questions that I'd like to ask before I post them.
Added by Wendy Osborne on Feb 02, 2015 10:16 AM
Wendy Osborne
RE: Rose Hill
Also, maybe we could work together some time on this as well. I'm enjoying the challenge.
Added by Wendy Osborne on Feb 02, 2015 5:08 AM
Wendy Osborne
RE: Rose Hill
I only have time on my hands and this is a very small town. I'm going to the city to look at maps and plot locations some time this week. I have a friend that knows this graveyard very well and she's helping me. Thanks for letting me know and reaching out to me.
Added by Wendy Osborne on Feb 02, 2015 5:05 AM
J. G. Ivey
Emma McClendon
HI Spear
I can not responsible to make linking family. You must make on edit on top right corner to make linking family with parents or sponsor.
It will change as reupdated in few days.
Good Luck
Thanks
Joseph Ivey
Added by J. G. Ivey on Jan 28, 2015 5:19 PM
Alesia
hello
It was so nice to meet you!!! Next time I am in town, we must do coffee again and walk Rosehill!
Added by Alesia on Jan 26, 2015 11:34 PM
Mary Enzor Smith
Ida Boswell
Spear, Thanks so much for calling the duplicate memorial for Ida Boswell to my attention. I have deleted it.
Mary
Added by Mary Enzor Smith on Jan 24, 2015 6:44 PM
Wendy Wright Wiggins
Gerald in Bullard Cemetery
Thank you very much for the photos of the Gerald family in Bullard Cemetery in Elmore County, AL. I truly appreciate your time and now have pictures of my GG & GGG grandparents' final resting place.
Added by Wendy Wright Wiggins on Jan 13, 2015 7:40 AM
Tracey Nichols
Nichols' at Carrville Cemetery
Thank you for photographing the Nichols' at Carrville Cemetery.
Added by Tracey Nichols on Dec 28, 2014 8:11 AM
Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
Pitts tombstone photos
Thank you so much for photographing the three Pitts graves at Carrville. They are the finishing touch on these memorials and I do appreciate your taking them.
Added by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley on Dec 11, 2014 7:37 AM
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