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Evelyn Garcia (#47081301)
 member for 8 years, 2 months, 7 days
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My name is Evelyn. I started researching my mothers' Pope Co., AR family after she died in 1990. I have met so many wonderfull people, talking with them over the phone and traveling to AR twice. Many of them remember my Mother "Geri" and it is so good to hear these stories as my mother died when she was 59. My tree has grown over the years and now it is time to become part of Findagrave and list all of her family and relatives in a virtual cemetery. I think I must be related to everyone in Pope Co. I have researched the Teague, Crites, Bradley, Virden, Bewley, Davis', Dixon, Dollar, Duvall, Gipson, Lay, Russell, Thompson names, and many, many more. I am proud of what I have done, only wish my mother was here to help me. She loved her roots with Atkins, Pope Co., AR. I hope she knows how much love and time has come from this. And I hope too that I am able to help others looking for their missing puzzle pieces.
I live in the central valley of Calif. I have been married to my husband for 40 years and we have 2 children. I have a married daughter but no grandchildren yet. Our son is single. My husband is a special person who doesn't mind the time I spend doing this as he knows how much I enjoy it. I love it, I am addicted. I just feel I need to find out all I can and as fast as I can. I know others feel the same way.
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Nancy T.
Charles Hermon Shelton
I know you are cousins to him. His parents are HARLEY OTIS SHELTON and his mother DOVIE MAE VIRDEN.
They are buried at Quinton Cemetery. They are on findagrave. He died 20 Aug 2016 in Muskogee, Ok. no obit. He was a strange, odd man. He didn't want anyone to know his business. I know i was married to him from 1989-1999.He is buried at Fort Gibson National Cemetery. He was born 28 Sep 1928 near Kinta, haskell co, Ok.
Nancy Turney
Added by Nancy T. on Jan 27, 2017 5:26 PM
bruce jackson
Samuel Howard Turner
I am trying to find any information on Juliann "Annie" L. Donaldson.She was married to Samuel H Turner and the mother of his 9 documented children. My Grandfather is Thomas Royal turner one of the 9 listed children. Please help if you can and thank you.
Added by bruce jackson on Aug 27, 2015 11:15 AM
ardith deters
Brown line
I found my great Grand Uncle John Brown and looked into your info....I've added a lot of info, wondering if you are related.
Added by ardith deters on Aug 22, 2015 1:29 PM
Heather Woodsheather Woods
RE: Lavern and Wayne
I had read that you were related through my grandpa Roy and my granny Laverne. I was just wondering how, as I know all my cousins....just been doing research and was wondering how we were related. I live in Texas. Me and my husband moved here from Farmersville in 93.
Added by Heather Woodsheather Wood... on Aug 07, 2015 12:02 PM
Heather Woodsheather Woods
How are you related exactly to my granny and grandpa? Laverne (what she went by) is my dad's (Roger, who goes by Wayne) mother.
Added by Heather Woodsheather Wood... on Aug 06, 2015 12:48 PM
Terri Sullivan
Janey Stepp
I saw that you had left a message on Janey Stepp's page on find a grave, did you find the information by researching or are you related somehow.
Added by Terri Sullivan on Jun 06, 2015 6:47 PM
Mitchell Mackey
I am looking for information on Mitchell Mackey #70931113 and I noticed you left flowers. I've read your bio and wondered if you are related. I am stumped in finding Mitchell Mackey's parents and hoped you might know or have a clue. Thank you so much for all you do on find a grave. Kind Regards, Dena
Added by dhansen on May 11, 2015 5:48 AM
Sunshine Rigby
Audrey Crow Brown
Hello Evelyn,

I wanted to say hi and ask if you can share any stories or information of Audrey with me and my husband Ricky Pursley. Ricky's mother is Sheila Brown, and Audrey was his grandmother. It was special for me to read that Audrey loved working on family history. I am hoping to compile the history for Ricky's son Dylan.

Take Care,

Added by Sunshine Rigby on Apr 26, 2015 5:35 PM
Hooked On Family
RE: Joanne A. Crouse.
You are most welcome.

I am a relative through her spouse's lineage in the Crouse family.

I am glad I could help when you stated it would be good to know her last name.

I have a huge Crouse document, plus I researched on

Keep up your good contributions!

Added by Hooked On Family on Jan 02, 2015 5:56 PM
Once a Marine
Loreda Virden
I see that you are related to the Virdens here in Wendell, so I am transferring this memorial to you since she is no relation to me. Take care and Seasons Greetings to you and yours.
Added by Once a Marine on Dec 16, 2014 9:34 PM
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