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David ~ Effie (#47109465)
 member for 8 years, 1 month, 12 days
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Bio Photo We are David & Effie. We were born and raised in upstate South Carolina. I found Find A Grave in 2009 and now David has joined me in a search for our "lost" family members. We sincerely hope that along the way our contributions to this site will help others find theirs.

We wish to thank those who have made memorials for our family members and those who have transfered management of them to us. We especially want to thank those who have made the corrections we requested, as correct and complete data is the key to accomplishing our goals.

Our primary sources of information for our memorials, other than direct knowledge of burial, are grave marker photos and obituaries. We use these sources as backup for our entries, as we DO NOT make any without proof of burial location.

Our motto is... to err is human, and to correct is necessary. Please contact us if you find an error on our memorials or if you have missing information that we can add to make an appealing and honorable memorial. We will gladly correct any errors on our entries, make additions, add links or transfer memorials if they are not related to us. (please use the EDIT tab and make a suggestion option on the memorial for any request.)

We understand that a photo says more than a thousand words, and is a very important part of family research. It is our pleasure to offer our photos for personal genealogical purposes. You may re-post on Find A Grave if you will have the courtesy to give us credit in the caption of the photo. Otherwise, DO NOT RE-POST!

Everyone is welcome to visit and leave a flower for our immediate family members listed below or any of our memorials and once again, we wish to thank all of our Find A Grave friends who have done a wonderful job in helping preserve our heritage and making this a wonderful site.

David's Family
PARENTS:
Ruthel Grady Coward
Lila Mae Stewart Coward

SIBLING:
Ted Lewis Coward

Effie's Family:
PARENTS:
Stella Louise Dove Headen
Lee Roy Headen

SIBLINGS:
Jerry Dean Headen
Thadieth Coy Headen
Billy Ray Headen
Harold Vernell Headen
Thomas Eston Headen
Mariam Lee Headen Smith
Jewell Jean Headen


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Grave Wanderer
RE: Murphy 133879998
No problem; most likely a glitch in the system!

Thanks
Added by Grave Wanderer on Apr 25, 2017 7:57 PM
Kathleen Kaufmann
RE: Floyd 55118600
David,
James Robert Floyd or Robert James Floyd the spouse of Harriet Jane Hicks Floyd #55118600 or #110635680 Mrs. J. R. Floyd - has documents under both names--the GA Death Index is James Robert Floyd but Mem #110635499 is Robert James. Census records for James Robert or J. R. are 1870, 1910, 1930 and 1940 but marriage under Robert Floyd. So he did use both versions but Harriet's marker is Mrs. J. R. Floyd.
Thanks for all your hard work.
Kathleen
Added by Kathleen Kaufmann on Apr 21, 2017 9:00 PM
D. Bagwell
James Bagwell (#39929117)
Hello.

I have been searching for my husband's fathers family for 20+ years. We just made the connection last year! James Bagwell is his 2nd great grandfather. I was wondering if you happen to have any connection to this family.

Thank you,
Diana
Added by D. Bagwell on Apr 09, 2017 9:27 PM
Gail Lynch-Walton
Graveyard entrance photo
Would you mind removing the Graveyard entrance photo from my grandfathers memorial. I have a lot of photos I would like to add. Thank you so much!

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=80545904

Gail
Added by Gail Lynch-Walton on Apr 06, 2017 8:32 PM
Phyllis Lassiter
Mabel Blanche Twisdale Branch
The above is my paternal grandmother. She is buried in Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Rich Square, NC, not in Roanoke Rapids, NC. Would you correct this, please? Thanks so much.
Added by Phyllis Lassiter on Mar 28, 2017 1:06 PM
Grave Wanderer
Willard G. Murphy - #133879998
Hi,

An edit was submitted for Mr. Murphy to delete his spouse, Cora, as shown on his memorial.

Is this indeed correct?

Thanks,
Elizabeth
Added by Grave Wanderer on Mar 20, 2017 11:53 AM
julie lawter
Emmett A and wife Julia Learin cox Turnage
Please, as the grand daughter of Emnett A Turnage and Julia Learin Cox Turnage, request their memorials transferred to my care. I have used the edit option with same equest, and no reply , yet . Please, please ... I want to add more vital family member info on bios .. Thank you. Julie Lawter, also a contributor. May I repay you with any Columbia s c area find a grave need? Thanks !!!!
Added by julie lawter on Mar 13, 2017 4:09 PM
Barbara White-Frank Selletti
Please add parents to this memorial
Hello, David & Effie,

Please add the following parents (they are my 2nd Great Grandparents) to their son Rev. John Wylie Gentry (#42979677) memorial.

David Gaines Gentry #125651182
Debbie Roland Gentry #17133074

Thank you,
Barb Selletti
Added by Barbara White-Frank Selle... on Mar 10, 2017 1:49 PM
Jim Savage
Computer idiocy
Added by Jim Savage on Feb 25, 2017 5:01 PM
Jim Savage
Etrulia Genelle Bagwell McConnell
Thank you.
Jim Savage
Added by Jim Savage on Feb 25, 2017 4:57 PM
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