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B.J. Waters (#47094611)
 member for 8 years, 4 months, 26 days
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Bio Photo "You have to let your body sleep to let your soul live on" - Ozzy

This is a fun and interesting hobby for me, as well as a great way to perform a meaningful community service to others. Someday I hope to have more free time to devote to it.
In fairness to those who may have closer ties to a memorial, please read the Transfer Guidelines prior to requesting a transfer. I will make exceptions if I am doing photo requests for you. You do not need to "manage" every memorial that is part of your family tree. Remember that this site is for locating burials, not building a tree. There are other websites that are more suitable for that purpose. I will be happy to make any links and corrections. PLEASE use the SAC feature ("Edit" tab). Please do not ask me to do links to any "Burial Unknown". Do your homework, first. FIND A GRAVE ADMINISTRATORS SUPPORT THIS POLICY. Please feel free to add photos where appropriate, as you do not need to manage the memorial to add photos.

Please be kind to Photo Volunteers! We are out there in all kinds of weather in a variety of conditions to find your friend's/relative's graves. We are not after a Pulitzer Prize and sometimes even our best effort may produce a not-so-good photo. If any of my photos are not to your liking, please leave me a message and I will try to get a better one. I will not be offended.

I will no longer makes Edits (other than links and dates) for people who do not have their messages turned on. If I have questions, and have no way to contact you, I will not make the Edits. I do not use e-mail; please don't ask.

NOTE: All photos that I have posted on Find a Grave ARE photos that I have taken myself, or, in the case of a few portrait photos, I received permission to use them and it is so stated in the photo's caption. Photos that I've posted of cemetery gates, signs, statues, buildings, points of interest, mausoleums, etc. that have been added to a cemetery's profile page were ALL taken by me and were submitted to the Admins of this site for posting if they chose to do so. Family photos are all photos that are in my possession, taken by me or immediate family members who are no longer living.

Since March 2013 I have taken over management of approximately 25,000 memorials in Inglewood Park Cemetery from Chris Mills. Please continue to send suggestions for corrections using the "Edit" tab and I will get to them as soon as I can.

Member of the "Woodlawn Photo Volunteers" Yahoo Group. We are in the process of photographing all visible markers at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Compton, California.
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Messages left for B.J. Waters (6911)[Leave Message]
Bekah Myers
Boring family
Thanks for the tip. Might have to do that!
Bekah
Added by Bekah Myers on Jun 26, 2017 11:31 AM
Owen Mortensen
Thank You!
Thank you so much for the photos of my Granparent's and her parent's grave stones! I've been looking for these for some time.
Thanks again,
Owen Mortensen
Added by Owen Mortensen on Jun 26, 2017 10:45 AM
Clester & Mavon 📚📚
Rhonda Acord, Green Hills
Yes, We are always disappointed when an internment isn't marked, as well. Thank You greatly for your effort.
Added by Clester & Mavon 📚... on Jun 26, 2017 10:10 AM
Bekah Myers
Fred Alexander Boring
Thank you so much for filling my photo request. I've been searching for info on my uncle for a couple of years & it all just fell into place 2 days ago! Your quick response to the photo is amazing, less than 24 hours!

Thanks again,
Bekah
Added by Bekah Myers on Jun 26, 2017 9:52 AM
Carol Sisson McLeod U.E.
Raymond Layton Allen
Many thanks for taking the photograph. Your kindness is greatly appreciated.
Added by Carol Sisson McLeod U.E. on Jun 26, 2017 7:49 AM
robinkaspar
George & Clara Burud
Thanks so much for fulfilling my photo requests. I appreciate your efforts!
Added by robinkaspar on Jun 26, 2017 7:36 AM
"Families Are Forever!"
RE: John Collins - Civil War Vet
A big thank you!
Added by "Families Are Forever!"... on Jun 25, 2017 2:52 PM
Anonymous
William Wallace and Ida Chadwick Allen
Thanks ever so (my great grandparents) - you really nailed these photos and also their son Alfred was a good guess and thanks for adding his memorial I already confirmed by adding the links to his parents!
Again thanks for great work.
Valerie
Added by Anonymous on Jun 25, 2017 11:56 AM
Ottis E. Grimes
Harriet Nicholson
I really want to thank you for getting the picture
of my Great Aunt for me . I thank you so much .
O&S
Added by Ottis E. Grimes on Jun 25, 2017 11:48 AM
Alex Roller
Violet Resso photo
Greetings B. J.,

Thank you for the photo. I am grateful for your kindness and sincerely appreciate your help.

Have a great day!
Alex Roller
Added by Alex Roller on Jun 25, 2017 7:15 AM
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