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Dr. William McDonald (#47025215)
 member for 7 years, 4 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo Dr. William McDonald is a counselor, former university professor and U.S. Army retiree.

He is married with seven adult children and nine grandchildren.

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Barbara Wilson Krause
Your Blog today
I'm sorry to bother you, I didn't read it correctly.
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Nov 16, 2015 5:56 PM
Barbara Wilson Krause
RE Your Blog today
Wow!! What an experience today. When I was reading it I thought that can't be true. My mind wandered thinking could it be our Amanada's killer. Did you not think of calling the police? He had to be up to something not good.
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Nov 16, 2015 4:47 PM
Barbara Wilson Krause
RE: your response
Thanks. Yes, I did add it to my bookmark. It appears all the memorials for Amanda Blackburn have been one cancelled the other one merged. So all is well. Thanks again for all your kind messages and for adding Amanda's memorial. It appears she was cremated and ashes scattered according to one of the memorials which was merged with yours.
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Nov 14, 2015 9:54 AM
Barbara Wilson Krause
RE: Amanda Blackburn
Thanks for your note. I enjoyed reading your blog, thanks for sharing.

God Bless you.

Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Nov 14, 2015 7:37 AM
Judy Messer
RE: Amanda Blackburn
Thank you for bring this to my attention, the duplicate has be deleted.
Added by Judy Messer on Nov 14, 2015 7:17 AM
Barbara Wilson Krause
RE: Amanda Blackburn
Thanks for taking your time to explain how you research to make sure a memorial hasn't been created before.

I researched a minute ago just adding Amanda Blackburn and year of death and now I came up with two other duplicates, one just added today.

Grave Search Results
Records 1 to 3 (of 3 total matches)
Name Cemetery
Search for "Amanda Blackburn" at
Blackburn, Amanda 154878303
b. unknown d. Nov. 11, 2015 No cemetery
Click name for details
Blackburn, Amanda Grace "Amy" Buyer 154909899
b. 1987 d. Nov. 12, 2015 No cemetery
Click name for details
Blackburn, Amanda Grace Byars 154960179
b. Jul. 31, 1987 d. Nov. 11, 2015 No cemetery
Click name for details

May I suggest since you created your memorial first, I would write Find A Grave and get them to merge the memorials. I would write but I deleted my memorial. Since duplicate memorial cause problems.

Thanks so very much for your kind help and adding her memorial. Just so sad. Now the Paris, France deaths. So much evil as you said. God Bless you. Barbara
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Nov 13, 2015 6:34 PM
Barbara Wilson Krause
RE: Amanda Blackburn
Thanks I did delete my memorial #154921967. However, before I created Amanda's memorial I searched the US for an Amanda Blackburn and 36 names came up, but not any for a death date of 11 Nov 2015. Please help me learned better how to research when burial is unknown. Thanks for adding her memorial, her grandparents are in our church, Colonial Hills Baptist Church, Indianapolis, IN
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Nov 13, 2015 6:50 AM
T.R. Wetherington
RE: Joyce Sloan
Dr William McDonald
I would like to say thank you for Joyce Sloan's Obituary. Joyce was a wonderful Woman as was her sister Marion.
I have copied and pasted the Obituary to her memorial just as you sent it , Please check and see if everything looks ok . TY Signed T.R.Werherington
Added by T.R. Wetherington on Nov 12, 2015 10:28 AM
Brenda McCartney
RE: Lauren
Thank you so much for your note! It means so much that Lauren is not forgotten. It was 7 years in June. I really do not know how time was able to go on. But taking one day at a time is all I can do. The storms still knock the breath out of me but I do know I have ridden them before, even while the pain is so overwhelming, I know I will get through it.

She is in my heart everyday. This doesn't end, it changes.I know to live every day appreciative of every second. I never take love for granted, it is much to precious. I don't leave words unspoken. I know my family think I go a little overboard, but they don't say anything. It is their way of loving me back.

Thank you again for you kindness then and now! You threw me a line when I needed it. I am truly grateful.
Added by Brenda McCartney on Oct 31, 2015 5:16 PM
Nick Ours
Sadie Elizabeth Hutchison
I requested a tombstone photo and couple days later I got a email saying there is a problem saying that her ashes was given to her husband witch is dead also here the email
Greetings from Find A Grave,

We are writing to let you know that a Find A Grave volunteer has reported a problem with your photo request for Sadie Hutchison.

The general problem they reported is:
Other problem

They also reported, specifically:
The cemetery confirmed that this person was cremated and the remains taken away by the deceased husband.
Added by Nick Ours on Oct 22, 2015 8:12 AM
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