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Laura Virgil (#47040079)
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NEIL ARMSTRONG

"Geologists have a saying: rocks remember."

1930 ~ 2012

For his final task on the Moon,
Neil left a small package filled with items memorializing previously deceased pioneers in space exploration, including Soviet cosmonauts Yuri Gagarin and Vladimir Komarov, and Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White and Roger Chaffee.

Now it's Neil's turn, and our turn to memorialize him.

His family released the following statement:


"For those who may ask what they can do to honor Neil, we have a simple request. Honor his example of service, accomplishment and modesty, and the next time you walk outside on a clear night and see the moon smiling down at you, think of Neil Armstrong and give him a wink."

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GOD SPEED JOHN GLENN.
1921 - 2016
American Astronaut and Hero

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Don't take life too seriously. You'll never get out alive. ~ Bugs Bunny

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Marianne Frazee Snipes
Pvt. John J Knott memorial
Laura,
Thank you so very much for sponsoring Johnny's memorial. It was a pleasant surprise. I'm doing some further research on the circumstances of his death - and found some different info. I'd love to communicate with you. My email address is listed in my contact info. Johnny was my mother's first husband. He had a profound impact on her life -and the lives of her children. He was a true hero. Thank you again for your kindness & generosity of spirit.

Marianne Frazee Snipes
Added by Marianne Frazee Snipes on Jun 24, 2017 10:24 AM
Marianne Frazee Snipes
Pvt. John J Knott memorial
Laura,
Thank you so very much for sponsoring Johnny's memorial. It was a pleasant surprise. I'm doing some further research on the circumstances of his death - and found some different info. I'd love to communicate with you. My email address is listed in my contact info. Johnny was my mother's first husband. He had a profound impact on her life -and the lives of her children. He was a true hero. Thank you again for your kindness & generosity of spirit.

Marianne Frazee Snipes
Added by Marianne Frazee Snipes on Jun 24, 2017 10:24 AM
bkrossjones
RE: William B. Stovall
Hi Laura,

I am still researching our mutual Stovall line. I am searching for the father of William B. Stovall who died in Bradley County. I was wondering if you can help.

Thanks,
Brenda Jones
Added by bkrossjones on Apr 15, 2017 6:12 PM
Helperkw
RE: Walter E. Janek, #99835846
Got your msg. about the Janeks. I believe I have added everything you requested. I really look forward to the
"write ups" you plan to send. I most certainly will add them to their respective memorials. I wish I had known the Janeks because I am very interested in that history. I see similar things starting to happen in this country. The country I love and don't want to lose.

Thanks,
Kay
Added by Helperkw on Mar 22, 2017 9:14 PM
Helperkw
Walter E. Janek, #99835846
Laura, I just now realized you sponsored both Mr. & Mrs. Janek's memorials. Your generosity is very much appreciated. It is obvious these two people were dear to you.

Kay
Added by Helperkw on Mar 20, 2017 8:28 PM
Helperkw
Ruth Janek memorial #99829894
Laura, I wanted to thank you, so much, for sponsoring Ms. Janek's memorial. That is a very thoughtful thing to do in her memory.

Kay
Added by Helperkw on Mar 20, 2017 8:25 PM
Doug Dugger
RE: Hi Doug
Hi Laura, I would love to hear from you. doug my email address is dougddug@yahoo.com
Added by Doug Dugger on Mar 10, 2017 5:57 AM
Randy
Virgil Family Connection
Hi Laura, My name is Raymond 'Randy' Virgil II. I was raised in upstate NY. I'd like to talk with you about our ancestry and see how it fits together. My email: rvirgilii@ec.rr.com

Sincerely
Randy Virgil II
Added by Randy on Feb 15, 2017 8:38 AM
Lillie Riney
Phillip Hess
Thanks so much for sponsoring this memorial for my great-great uncle. I really appreciate it.
Added by Lillie Riney on Feb 11, 2017 3:57 PM
Martha Shanahan
RE: Willis Virgil Jr.
Edit done as requested, have a great day!
Added by Martha Shanahan on Jan 25, 2017 7:53 AM
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