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Valice Raffi (#47426311)
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Bio Photo Question...
how and why did Garrett Parker's stone
got "dumped" in a field in Las Cruces, NM
when his burial is in Bethlehem Cemetery,
Fayette County, Tennessee?

Garrett Parker # 66038225

His stone was found in a field near Las Cruces, NM.
It was brought to the Masonic Cemetery, thinking it
was stolen from his grave, but Garrett wasn't buried
there. The stone remained in the office for decades,
but with the help Find A Grave and a number of
volunteers, his burial site was found.
His stone now rests with him.


I live in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

My father's side of my family is from Henry Co., Tn.
My mother's family is from Stutman Co., North Dakota,
and from Preston, Minn.

You are welcomed to use my photo's that I have taken,
but please give me credit for the photograph.

If I have made a memorial of one of your relatives or friend,
I'd be very happy to transfer (unless they are also my relatives!), please just ask.
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Messages left for Valice Raffi (223)[Leave Message]
Park Prentiss
Thank you!!!! James
Added by Romper90069 on Feb 20, 2017 1:03 PM
Nancy Lane
RE: George & Rose Slobohm
Thanks for sharing the older stone photo. Please leave it there for now. (There's plenty of room for it.)
Added by Nancy Lane on Feb 02, 2017 1:30 AM
RE: your photographs
Hi Valice.....just wanted you to know of the mistake I found last night in my Ancestry Tree and Findagrave linking. The George Berry in Gravel Bank Cemetery, Washington County, Ohio is not the son of Alexander Berry. I have removed the link and added the George Berry who I believe to be the correct son. I hope my mistake didn't affect you.

Jill MacRae/JDM #47010526
Added by JDM on Jan 31, 2017 11:50 AM
Janet Appling-Kasper
RE: Juan Alday
No problem.
Added by Janet Appling-Kasper on Jan 30, 2017 9:17 AM
Nancy Lane
George & Rose Slobohm
Thanks for the additional info!
Added by Nancy Lane on Jan 28, 2017 2:10 AM
Lee Merklin
RE: Louis Safklo, Jr
Sure why not do that.
Added by Lee Merklin on Jan 25, 2017 3:40 PM
RE: your photographs
Added by JDM on Jan 22, 2017 12:54 PM
RE: more...
Thank you, Valice. I will enjoy reading that letter. I live in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio and I took some of the pictures in the letter. I am JDM on Findagrave. My connection...Alexander Gaston Berry was a half brother to my 2 Great Grandmother Margaret Dovenbarger McFarland. His mother, Sarah Mitchell Dovenbarger Berry, is buried in New England Cemetery, Athens County, Ohio. Thank you, Jill MacRae
Added by JDM on Jan 22, 2017 10:30 AM
RE: Berry's
I see my mistake last name. Will resend.
Added by JDM on Jan 22, 2017 9:40 AM
RE: Berry's
The e-mail I just sent to you at was just returned to me. Did I get the address wrong? Jill
Added by JDM on Jan 22, 2017 9:39 AM
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