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Beverly Joe Vaughn ☮ (#46915126)
 member for 9 years, 8 months, 14 days
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Bio Photo Ever since I was a small kid, I've always been interested in my ancestors. I'm sure I drove the older members of my family nuts by always asking who was married to whom and who their kids were.
As an adult I've traced my lineage back four to seven generations and still enjoy working on filling in the blanks.
I also love to roam around in cemeteries and look for odd and different headstones. I have a scrapbook of photos of these stones that I started years ago and still add to it every chance I get.
My favorite is a stone that I found in a local cemetery in Bentonville, Arkansas... it's a man's headstone and carved by the monument company is this phrase, "I told you I was sick". I literally had to walk up to the stone and touch it to believe it was really there.
I first started using find-a-grave to look up famous people's gravestones, such as Bruce and Brandon Lee, those have to be two of my favorites, they are beautiful.
I finally, just in the last couple of weeks started working on adding information on the cemeteries where I have relatives buried. It's a great way to save and share information.
If you would like to either correct or add to a bio, or contribute any information regarding any memorial I have placed, please feel free to contact me. I welcome all information. Or I'll be more than happy to transfer any memorial page to friends or family. Please put "Find A Grave" in the subject field. Thank you!

If you have a minute please visit daddy and mommie's memorial pages. Joe W. Vaughn., Rhoda V. Vaughn.
and for my gramps, he was/is my special human. Will Vaughn.
...and for all of my FAG friends out there, I want to thank you for all the flowers left on my loved ones pages and all the sponsorships.
Only a member of this awesome family here on Find a Grave could know how much all of this is appreciated! :)

This is a link to some great pics of some of the military elite & medal of honor recipients buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

This link will take you to the official Arlington Cemetery site.

I also contribute to a site that focuses on just gravestone in Arkansas. There are so many older cemeteries and the stones are fast fading away. If you have pics of any stones from a cemetery in Arkansas feel free to enter the stone and or the cemetery. It's a relatively new site so everyone with Arkansas gravestones is welcome, the more the merrier! Here is the link.

Enjoy! Bev :)


7-11-2010
I just added the dog that 'owned' me for a few blessed years, visit my beloved boy if you get a chance, Sandy Myers.



THE STONE SEEKER

Wandering among the stones I see
The stones so weathered and worn
‘Tis difficult to find the date
On which the babe was born

I stare at the stone and am struck with awe
At the life that I knew was gone
This was someone's child, a babe so sweet
With loved ones to carry on

So I take a photo for all to see
For the family that remains
An everlasting memory of
A child of God's domain

I brush the weeds back from the stone
And say a silent prayer
For the babes that had no chance to live
And for mothers everywhere

The dove calls out it's mourning song
Among the stones so still
Echoes of the woes, through time
The choirs of despair

The stone will someday perish
The flowers will be gone
But a photo now remains of this
Their memory lives on!

And so my friend, don't hesitate
To film the weathered stone
Those who live within your hearts
Are never truly gone

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Nique
RE: your dad
Hi Bev,
Thank you for your kind words. Yeah, this one hurts. I am the baby, so it's especially tough. I appreciate you reaching out and sharing your story. If there's anyone who'd come through for me it'll be my dad~ Thanks again!
Added by Nique on Feb 15, 2017 12:30 AM
Tymesdone
Tymesdone
Hi!
I'm late....again, but I wanted to wish you a happy birthday anyway. (And wishes for many more!)
Smiles, Marie
Added by Tymesdone on Feb 14, 2017 2:20 PM
Linda
RE: photo request
I see that you have several photo requests and I was only able to find two. On the infant Ashlock there is a notation on her mother Thelma Young Ashlock (died in childbirth) that the baby was probably buried with her.
Added by Linda on Feb 14, 2017 10:07 AM
Curtis Jackson
Happy Birthday! 🎂
Wishing you a wonderful birthday and many happy returns.
Added by Curtis Jackson on Feb 12, 2017 7:37 PM
Debbie Queen Lewis
HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!
Added by Debbie Queen Lewis on Feb 12, 2017 4:34 PM
Wayne L. Osborne
Happy Birthday!!
Have a great day Beverly.
Added by Wayne L. Osborne on Feb 12, 2017 12:14 PM
Grave Finder
Happy Birthday
Enjoy!
Added by Grave Finder on Feb 12, 2017 9:40 AM
In memory of Bo and Chris
Belated Happy Birthday!!!
So sorry this was late...trouble with addresses so something is wrong...can't send out requests...so I had to get Carol to do it...will try to work on it today!

Hope you had a fantastic day! Hugs, Cecile
Added by In memory of Bo and Chris on Feb 12, 2017 7:55 AM
Gabby and Jonas
Happy Birthday
Happy Birthday!!! 🎈🎉🎂🎁

Hope you Enjoy your day!!!
Georgeanne

Added by Gabby and Jonas on Feb 12, 2017 7:39 AM
Barb J "John 3:16"
HAPPY BIRTHDAY
Wishing you a Blessed day!
Added by Barb J "John 3:16" on Feb 12, 2017 7:14 AM
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