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Don Atwell (#47043939)
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I am retired. I have been doing genealogical research on my family lines for about 20 years. For the past few years I've put my research on the "back burner" but now that I've retired, I'm back into it. I enjoy going through cemeteries and each headstone tells only a very short history of that person's life. I now get to do several of my favorite hobbies, all at the same time, history, genealogy research, photography, walking through cemeteries, and motorcycle riding.
Not all of the headstones I list are family lines. If you find a correction or have additional information, just let me know.
If you have any ATWELL'S and transfer them to me, I'll take good care of them, but I will not transfer any ATWELL'S.
In the future, please use the change buttons that FAG has provided. I do check these to see if they are correct, so if it seems to be in error, I will decline them.
I will not link unknown burials.
DUE TO NUMEROUS FALSE EDITS AND MAKING EDITS FOR A CONTRIBUTOR AND THEN ANOTHER CONTRIBUTOR SAYING THAT EDIT WAS INCORRECT, VERIFICATION OF EDITS WILL BE REQUIRED OR THAT EDIT REQUEST WILL BE DENIED. IF YOU WANT TO MAKE AN EDIT BE PREPARED TO PROVE IT.

I've started putting G.P.S. locations on some memorials. The accuracy is supposed to be within 16 feet, so this should put you in the close proximity of the memorial. Not too bad for satellites 12,600 miles in space.
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turkeygirl
Lonnie H. Melton
Thank you!
Added by turkeygirl on Oct 18, 2017 6:56 AM
Shelia
R U related to
Nellie Whitlow Atwell (# 61627343)
I'm Gobel's youngest Granddaughter (Shelia Whitlow Pearman born Jan. 1961 -- live in Topeka KS)
I'm looking for Uncle Raymond's (Illinois ?Champaign?) Have great wknd
Shelia shepear613@hotmail.com
Added by Shelia on Oct 13, 2017 11:46 PM
turkeygirl
Lonnie Melton 37111307
Also have news article from Fort Benning, Ga, that confirms error for year of death on burial marker. Will email if you need to see.
Added by turkeygirl on Sep 29, 2017 2:19 PM
Rebecca Hendrix Stevens
edit 136564536 and 136564537
Please add my older brother and myself to my Dad's and Moms
Samuel Hugh Hendrix 11/7/49-10/12/08
Rebecca Ann Hendrix 02/25/57.
Thank you in advance
Becky
Added by Rebecca Hendrix Stevens on Sep 24, 2017 4:52 PM
Karen Ammons
Multiple Surnames
Hi. Don. I am wanting to know if you are related to Reuben Clarence and Bettie Mae Atwell from Alabama. Also their relatives, Moses, Neese, Faulk, Shriver, Senn, Bray, Taylor and Barr. They are from Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida.
The main surname I am looking for through these people are the Williams.
Thank you for your help.
Added by Karen Ammons on Sep 23, 2017 8:19 AM
Jane Royal Saliba
Memorial Transfer Please
Mr. Atwell, you created a memorial page for my mother-in-law, Karen Ann Hightower Saliba. I've been trying for some time to have as many of our close family memorials transferred to me so that my husband and I might add pictures and other information and continue to maintain these family memorials and pass on to our children to maintain in the future. We live here in Dothan where her grave is located and visit regularly. We appreciate you creating the memorial and would love the opportunity to manage it. Please consider making this transfer. Thank you so very much!!!
Added by Jane Royal Saliba on Sep 20, 2017 11:54 AM
Fred Hall
FAG #148769351
Someone else also submitted info on this person under the Find A Grave #148795576. This one contains much more info on the person. Could you please delete your entry? Thank you.
Added by Fred Hall on Sep 18, 2017 8:11 AM
Josephine Cannon
FAG # 54537050
Mr. Atwell,

You created and have maintained a memorial for my husband's Aunt Juanita McMullan... my mother-in-law's sister. With your permission, my husband and I would like to take over maintenance of that memorial.

Thank You so much for creating her memorial!

Josephine Cannon
Added by Josephine Cannon on Sep 05, 2017 10:52 AM
Peterborough "K"
Jerry Dale Simmons
Hi,

He is buried here-

SIMMONS, JERRY DALE
SP5 US ARMY
VIETNAM
DATE OF BIRTH: 10/07/1945
DATE OF DEATH: 01/18/2016
BURIED AT:
SPRING CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY
DONALSONVILLE, GA 39845
(229) 524-2789

Thank you, K.
Added by Peterborough "K" on Aug 27, 2017 3:43 PM
Memegrand
Looking for family information
My name is Kathy Denise Drye. I am the daughter of Alvin Lamar Atwell and Gloria Paulette Eddy. I'm looking for lineage linking my ancestors back to at least the Civil War and further if possible. My daughter is a senior this year and I would like to look into genealogical scholarships.

This is my mom's Ancestry account. I can be contacted at denisedrye@att.net

Thanks for any help,

Denise Drye
Added by Memegrand on Aug 27, 2017 1:55 PM
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