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Valice Raffi (#47426311)
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Bio Photo 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 friends or relatives, I'd be very happy to transfer (unless they are also my relatives!), please just ask.


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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.

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Errol Johnsen
Petren Anzjon.
I think you should keep your memorial with all of the information you have recorded and I'll delete mine. Thanks, Errol
Added by Errol Johnsen on May 06, 2017 8:35 PM
MommaTimbo
RE: Arlene and John Reeck
Hi glad you enjoying the photo; of course feel free to share with ancestry.com. I have no problem with that. I share for all.
Added by MommaTimbo on Apr 19, 2017 12:20 PM
Willemssen #48832678
Luecks in Zion/Zion Lutheran
You may remember our moves from one Zion cemetery to the other, earlier this year? The snow has melted and I was able to go out to the Zion on highway 153. I located all the Luecks that we moved out of the other highway 97 Zion cemetery. So we got it right :-) I also found a couple more that were not listed in either cemetery, and added them to Zion 153: Charles and Frieda. I photographed the headstones and GPSd all of them. Just thought you would want to know. Thanks again for the quick moves earlier...it makes cemetery cleaning (is that the right word?) so much easier!
Jeneen
Added by Willemssen #48832678 on Mar 23, 2017 10:31 AM
Kari Olson
E Overson
thanks for the info, i added it to the bio
Added by Kari Olson on Mar 01, 2017 12:05 PM
Willemssen #48832678
Luecks in Zion/Zion Lutheran
THANK YOU for moving the Lueck family so quickly. I added GPS locations for Wm and Marie this morning and transferred my photos over. I'm in process of deleteing my memorials so we don't have dups. I do suspect that the other Luecks are there as well, since they are not showing up in Zion, so I think you made the right moves! I will go out to Zion Lutheran as soon as our snow melts (again...we are in the middle of a big blizzard) and GPS everyone out there and memorialize those without.
Added by Willemssen #48832678 on Feb 24, 2017 7:30 AM
JDM
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
JDM
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
JDM
RE: Ophelia Berry Alexander
I thought for sure you were incorrect....until I researched it! Added your new info to my tree. Thanks to you too. Jill MacRae
Added by JDM on Jan 21, 2017 10:29 AM
Valerie (Furlong) Harrell
RE: William Reeves
Thank you for offering to transfer them to me, I'd appreciate it.
Added by Valerie (Furlong) Harrell on Jan 17, 2017 4:13 PM
Patricia Kennedy Max
RE: Ida Mathis McWherter
I'm slowly getting back to everything I put off for a couple of weeks. You are probably right about Sarah Brisendine Mathis being buried in Union Hall Cemetery. However, it would be nice if someone who has access to the book for that cemetery could look it up. Do you have any contacts that might be able to do the lookup?
Added by Patricia Kennedy Max on Jan 02, 2017 4:51 PM
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