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Lonnie Hoover (#47262059)
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Bio Photo Capt Lonnie Ray Hoover
Unites States Marine Corps

I have been researching my family tree for over 30 years. I have over 50,000 relatives in my tree.
My wife and I have sold our ranch and are now living in an RV. We will be on the road for at least three or four years, I want to visit and photograph all the cemeteries where my relatives are buried. My roots start in Virginia and North Carolina, I am starting there and working my way west.
One of my projects was to HONOR my fellow Veterans who are no longer with us, by photographing the over 20,000 memorials in the Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Ft Gibson, Oklahoma, to date I have taken photos of over 19,000 stones and added most to findagrave, then I went back, added wives and deleted all duplicates.
If I am managing one of your relatives, and they are not in my family tree, contact me and I will transfer it to you, no questions ask. Feel free to use any photo I have posted to Find A Grave, that's why I do this.
I research the family lines of my grandparents, WALSTON, LAWRENCE, WILLIS and HOOVER.
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sherri schaefer bagby
Re: Memorial 70047748

I uploaded his draft registration which shows his name as Richard Carl Lawrence in lieu of Carl Richard Lawrence.

Thank you again for all you've done on these Lawrence family memorials !

Added by sherri schaefer bagby on Sep 02, 2014 11:25 AM
Ray Colgin
FAG # 50831 Ft Gibson Natl Cemetery
Re: PVT Lee Glenn Colgin

( should read )..
WW1 ....AMB (ambulance) CO.(company)

NOT... "Women"s".......

just a small mistake...and for accuracy .

I'm not offended and I'm doubtful would he be <.........>
Thanks for your efforts ,

Ray Colgin (Lee's son)
USAF Retired... since 1974
Added by Ray Colgin on Aug 28, 2014 3:15 PM
Alice Huitt Preston
Martin V. Benge
Lonnie, would you put your photo at my memorial for Martin Van Benge which was done earlier.

Thank you so much!
Added by Alice Huitt Preston on Aug 08, 2014 9:58 AM
D. L. Lee
RE: Walstons
You are very welcome.
Added by D. L. Lee on Jul 29, 2014 2:55 PM
Wrong headstone
I noticed you posted the wrong headstone to Memorial# 41440555
Added by mom2mine on Jul 23, 2014 7:14 AM
Incorrect photo
This memorial has the wrong headstone photo on it:
Added by MillieBelle on Jul 10, 2014 5:33 AM
Della Coen Lipe
Memorial #52612090
Lonnie, This memorial for Garrie B. Corley shows a tombstone with his name on it, but no death date. The tombstone evidently was erected after his first wife, Rose, died in 1970. Garrie, died in 2009 and was buried in Pinecrest Cem. (probably by his second wife) and a tombstone erected with his and his second wife's names on it.
THAT memorial is #42087415. It is strange to me why, he was not placed beside his first wife, but he wasn't. His second wife just died recently and was buried beside him in Pinecrest Memorial Park. So it seems the memorial #52612090 serves no good purpose now. No useful information is to be found on it. This is just for your information. Thanks.
Added by Della Coen Lipe on Jul 09, 2014 1:56 PM
Pineview Pinetops
Thank you for the updates and for all of your work in the Pineview Cemetery in Pinetops.
Added by Anonymous on Jul 07, 2014 10:40 AM
Darline Duncan
George Hall Walston
There seems to be a mistake here. George Hall Walston may be the son of J. B. Walston but cannot be the son of Martha Stroud (unless you have the wrong birthdate for him) since Martha died in 1871 and George was born in 1883. He has to be the son of Mary C. Stroud, Martha's sister who married J. B. Walston after Martha died.
Added by Darline Duncan on Jun 30, 2014 11:11 AM
Diana Malley
Mattie L. Walston # 54665135
Is she is wife of John Douglas Walston in Hill of Rest Cemetery in Baytown Texas.
Added by Diana Malley on Jun 26, 2014 5:44 PM
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