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Vickie Oates Woods (#47172707)
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Bio Photo My name is Vickie. I grew up in Swannanoa, N.C. and now I live in Asheville. I enjoy researching family history and walking through cemeteries to read stones. Everyone deserves to be remembered. Someone somewhere loved them. Thanks to the great contributors here at Find a Grave, I have been able to see the graves of many family members that I would have never seen if it wasn't for their generosity. It is so nice to be able to visit a loved one's grave and not even leave the house.

If any of my memorials contain errors, or if you have information to add, please send me a message or an edit. All memorials are done with the utmost respect of those who have passed on and those of us left behind.

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Graveyards

When my soul is restless
And things seem out of line,
I visit an old graveyard
To take a mystical step back in time.

I find the oldest tombstones
Then read the messages there;
I consider what their days had been
And how our lives in ways compare.

We all have lived though heartaches
As well as episodes of fun;
Surviving loss of loved ones,
And rewarded for a job well done.

Sometimes if I'm very still
I can hear what they have to say
And feel them reaching out to me
Grateful for my momentary stay.

Christine B. 2009
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InMemory
RE: Faye Jones Ferguson 137877601
You should just contact Find A Grave then and request that the memorials be merged together. Tell them you have tried to contact and have received no response. give both memorial numbers.
Added by InMemory on Dec 16, 2014 4:14 PM
Shawn Riley
Henry Gilbert Griffin
Thanks Vickie! Everything looks great now for Henry Gilbert Griffin. Sorry about the mix up with his wife's memorial. I just noticed you're not the owner of it. Take care. ~ Shawn
Added by Shawn Riley on Dec 14, 2014 9:26 AM
Bill Hilton
Western Carolina Veterans
I have been taking a lot of pictures at the WNC veterans cemetery and have added pictures to a lot of memorials you created. I just wanted to tell you what a great job you do with your memorials. It is so nice to see the bios and links and flowers that you put on there. I am glad to add the marker photo to help remember these men and women.
Added by Bill Hilton on Dec 13, 2014 5:33 AM
Glynelle Cook Rowland
Cemetery Suggestion for B. Dooley
Thanks Vickie,
I am new with Find a Grave - any help you offer is appreciated.
Added by Glynelle Cook Rowland on Dec 12, 2014 3:42 PM
Margot Hudson
Marshall Greene
I am trying to get more information on Marshall Greene, husband of Ruth Broome Greene. Do you know who his parents are? I have a Marshall Greene on my family tree, and I wonder if this Marshall Greene is the same one.
Added by Margot Hudson on Dec 07, 2014 4:10 PM
Tonya Bartley
Thank you!
Thanks so much for fixing James Heatherly's name so quickly. Have a Merry Christmas!

Tonya
Added by Tonya Bartley on Dec 07, 2014 11:35 AM
Tonya Bartley
James Grady Heatherly
Dear Vickie,

I looked up my grandfather's grave listing today and noticed that it needed a small correction. James Grady Heatherly, Jr. should be James Grady Heatherly, Sr. I was wondering if you could fix this for me? James Grady Heatherly, Jr. is my father and he is very much alive. ;-)

Thanks,
Tonya Bartley
Added by Tonya Bartley on Dec 06, 2014 11:29 PM
Caroll Barrier Smith
Eunice Barrier.
I am sorry I forgot to thank you for the transfer of Aunt Eunice. God Bless you. Caroll
Added by Caroll Barrier Smith on Nov 30, 2014 1:56 PM
Caroll Barrier Smith
Donald Dean Minish #117799785
Hi Vickie, While working on my family I came across your memorial for my cousin Donald Dean Minnish. I had placed the memorial in his spelling of Minnish. The rest of the family spells it with 1 "n". Anyway, Would you please connect the 2 children, Tommy #66435811 and Penny #66435719? Thank you.
Have a great day and God Bless you.
Caroll
Added by Caroll Barrier Smith on Nov 30, 2014 1:54 PM
Nancy Ziemba Gleaton
Re: Charles Fellers
Thanks much for the burial info. I've moved him to the correct location and added the obit info.
Added by Nancy Ziemba Gleaton on Nov 24, 2014 5:17 PM
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