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Tangent (#47280236)
 member for 4 years, 2 months, 30 days
M.T. researcher
RE: Doles Cemetery Book
That's interesting! I live about 10 minutes from the library.

Added by M.T. researcher on Jun 27, 2014 2:45 PM

No, we won't be going through Macon....Alabama....

Added by CoastGuardMedic on Jun 25, 2014 9:05 PM

Mike & Bushy Hartman
Larmeu 53889274
I am working on Lafayette Cem 1 in NOLA and saw your note about trying to read your photos. I have posted new photos to your memorial that are easy to read if you would like to check them out. I also took the side panel if you would like to remove one of yours I could also post that or I can just post to the name on the side panel and you can see them there whatever is easier just shoot me a note if you need something.
Have a great day.

Added by Mike & Bushy Hartman on May 26, 2014 4:53 AM

still around?
You still active? I will retire to TN in about 65 days...

Added by CoastGuardMedic on May 18, 2014 11:24 PM

Many thanks for posting the picture of the memorial for Millie Hutcheson.

Added by Adrienne on May 01, 2014 1:51 AM

Carla Starling
Pansy Hart
I received an email in late January asking me to attach my aunt Pansy Hart to her husband. The number supplied was 62415268. That number belongs to her brother and my uncle Louie.

Added by Carla Starling on Mar 23, 2014 8:42 AM

Diane Gravlee
RE: Howard & Nannie White graves
Thanks for your helpful suggestions. I wasn't sure how fast the current manager would make the change to include the plot info, but I will go ahead and try that first. Once I get the note it has been accepted, I'll redo the photo request and do it for all three. Your comments that some people don't see the notes is quite correct or they want the credit, so I shall follow your guidelines. Thanks.

Added by Diane Gravlee on Mar 10, 2014 6:03 PM

Diane Gravlee
Howard White Jr. too
I should have also mentioned that a son, Howard White Jr. may be buried in the same plot area as his parents. Please look for him too.

Added by Diane Gravlee on Mar 08, 2014 12:46 PM

Diane Gravlee
Howard & Nannie White graves
I have noted your comments in regard to having a plot location for burials in the Macon Memorial Park. I put in a request for Howard & Nannie White's grave marker photo last November and put the location in the "note" section because I don't manage their memorials. Are you still doing photos there? If so, they are in Section D, Lot 226. I didn't know if this is enough info to find their burial site? Diane

Added by Diane Gravlee on Mar 08, 2014 12:28 PM

John Lankford
Hi! This is one of my ancestral relatives.

Created by: Tangent
Record added: Jul 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55320128
His date of death is on death decertified (I posted) and yes, he is actually buried could not get it inscribed

Added by Tsasuyed on Feb 25, 2014 10:17 PM

Cora Dame in Cave Hill
Here is the list of Dames in Cave Hill. I suggest you call Cave Hill if you feel they have overlooked her in their database...502-451-5630

CHARLES E. DAME 06/16/1939 SECTION 22 Lot 146-SW1/2 Grave:

MR. DAVID WARWICK DAME 05/02/2001 SECTION M Lot 465- Grave:

Mrs. EDITH SKAGGS DAME 03/09/2001 SECTION M Lot 465- Grave:

MISS LINDA SUE DAME 05/02/2001 SECTION M Lot 465- Grave: o


Added by babs on Feb 03, 2014 10:20 AM

J. Edward Ross
As is stated earlier. I will not be adding a period to any initials (first or middle).

I've read the recent FAQ changes and I did NOT see the word "required," as you stated. Nor did I see the word "retroactive." I have created over 50,000 memorials and I will NOT be retroactively adding periods.

There are three very good reasons for this...

First: Normal data entry conventions for databases is to enter initials without periods because the search and display feature should add periods and formatting when appropriate. This is convention for every database I have ever worked with.

Second: I have a friend who's first and middle names are simply the letters O and V, without a period. He answers to "Oh-vee" and takes offence when someone "assumes" then adds a period to his name.

Third and most convincing to me: The dropdown menus for prefixes and suffixes do NOT include a period. Why would they expect us to use one convention and they use a different convention?

I sent an e-mail to the Find A Grave staff two weeks ago asking for clarification. They have not replied. Until I hear otherwise I will continue entering initials without a period as I have for the last 50,000 memorials and I will NOT be retroactively editing my pre-exist memorials, PERIOD.

If you feel the need to continue this conversation, I will not be offended. Also, I do value your opinion. However, if we need to continue, please send your response via e-mail. I prefer not to use the message feature provided by Find A Grave for longer conversations.


Added by J. Edward Ross on Jan 27, 2014 2:40 PM

Rob M
have made request with the creator.

Added by Rob M on Jan 25, 2014 12:47 PM

Rob M
Charles & Cora Dame
Charles Dame is buried in Cave Hill Cemetery, not Cave Hill National. Cora is not listed in either record, but may well be buried next to Charles. If you'll correct the request I'll be glad to get the photos for you.

Added by Rob M on Jan 25, 2014 12:15 PM

Centerville Cemetery
There are 2 entries for this cemetery in Centerville, Georgia--Centerville Baptist Church Cemetery and Centerville Cemetery. I have just spent some time in that cemetery today and spoke with the "guardian of the graves," Jason Leverette. The cemetery is now called First Baptist Church Cemetery (I suppose to avoid confusion with others of the same name, you could add Centerville at the end). At one time, the back side of the cemetery was a family cemetery, Bassett Cemetery; it was located next to a community cemetery called Centerville Cemetery. This was all before First Baptist Church was built, but when it was, the two cemeteries were deeded to the church and they became part of the First Baptist Church Cemetery, along with all the new graves in the front part of the cemetery. I don't know how to get the name of the cemetery corrected in Find-A-Grave--do you? Since you have done so much work on this cemetery, I thought you might be able to help. If you will let me know, I would appreciate it. Thanks. Irene (LadyG8r924)

Added by LadyG8r924 on Jan 24, 2014 5:30 PM

Billy W
RE: J A Whitehead
FYI, Looking at this memorial it is clearly showing the memorial as a memorial only and not the grave site. For now I am removing this one.

Added by Billy W on Jan 17, 2014 6:06 PM

Julie Ballard
Harold Davidson
Thank you for the information about a possible duplicate page for Harold Davidson at Calvary Cemetery in Louisville. I will work with the creator of the other memorial page to determine if these are indeed duplicates or two different people and we'll decide how to best proceed. There is a discrepancy of birth dates.

Added by Julie Ballard on Jan 16, 2014 11:22 AM

Bill Lee, The Baseball Undertaker
Re Emma Davidson
I generally try to not duplicate entries made by others, but I may have screwed up this time. However, I don't think so. First - I believe Emma is in the Cave Hill Cemetery, not the Cave Hill National Cemetery, which happens to be adjoining. But, if I happen to be wrong I will gladly remove my entry. Second - Before I remove my entry, Emma's middle name and the link to her husband must be put on her memorial. It might also be nice if he would move himself over to the other cemetery, as well! Many thanks for all that you do.

Bill Lee, The Baseball Undertaker

Added by Bill Lee, The Baseball Un... on Jan 16, 2014 11:03 AM

Billy W
J A Whitehead
Please mail me at the address on my profile; Billy W (#47268218)

Added by Billy W on Jan 15, 2014 11:17 AM

Wes Phinney
M R Lyon Marietta, Georgia
Made linkage to his wife. Any idea what the initials stood for ?

Added by Wes Phinney on Dec 16, 2013 7:08 PM

Karen Dean
Lena Wiley
I've also added the info you suggested at
Thanks again.

Added by Karen Dean on Dec 09, 2013 8:31 PM

Karen Dean
Odessa Wiley
I have made the additions you have suggested. TY.

Added by Karen Dean on Dec 09, 2013 8:28 PM

Ida Wiley Mayo
I will give you the honor of making the links.
Best regards, Bud

Added by Bud on Dec 09, 2013 1:27 PM

Fran Hanchett
Colline Simmons
Thank you. Your corrections have been made.

Added by Fran Hanchett on Nov 07, 2013 3:45 AM

Ola and Derrel McCown
Tangent, do you still plan on finishing the info for these two memorials? I want to present them to my friend, who is their son/brother. Just curious. Thank you for all you've done. :)

Added by CoastGuardMedic on Oct 23, 2013 11:33 PM


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