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Susan I. Grills (#47149766)
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Bio Photo I was born and raised in Atlanta, but have lived most of my adulthood in Charlotte, North Carolina. Coincidentally I ended up right where my roots are on my father's side of the family. Genealogy is my passion and I never met a cemetery I didn't like. I'm also into historic preservation, both of buildings and the lives of people no longer with us.

As the daughter of a general and great-granddaughter of 3 Confederate veterans, I like to note military records of veterans on their findagrave memorials.

I welcome corrections/additions, but will no longer link to a "burial unknown" person. I have found this leads to duplicates.

FAMILIES ON MY FATHER'S SIDE: Irwin, DeWeese, Blackwelder, Babcock, Taylor, Wilbon.

FAMILIES ON MY MOTHER'S SIDE: Bryan, Battle, Pope, Atkinson, Yarbrough, Chappell.
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Melissa Evans
RE: Evans Family
Very nice! Melissa is a great name! :) And small world...your other daughter's husband and I may be kin!

Thank you for transferring my grandfather to me! And for the tips!! I've removed the memorial to my mother (oops) and I've asked for my father to be transferred to me, so hopefully he will do so (though it is a family member on my Mother's side).
Added by Melissa Evans on Sep 18, 2014 2:39 PM
Charles Lintz
RE: Linz Information
Hi Susan,
It was Sharon Memorial Park
Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Thank you,
Chuck
Added by Charles Lintz on Sep 17, 2014 7:02 AM
Marcia Lynne vonGunden
Transfer
Hello again Susan,
Thank you for your generosity in transferring:
Mary Bell Hood Perrell # 74259272
to my care.
With your help I have successfully connected her with parents and her spouse. As I receive more information, I will add it to Our shared memorial.
With sincerest appreciation,
Marcia
# 47059326
Added by Marcia Lynne vonGunden on Sep 15, 2014 5:10 PM
Anonymous
David Kephart and June Corinne (Smith) Molter
Here is the obituary of David Kephart Molter:
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/charlotte/obituary.aspx?n=david-molter&pid=172447503
http://www.hankinsandwhittington.com/obituaries/David-Molter/#!/Obituary

He was cremated per request.

Here is the obituary of June Corinne (Smith) Molter (as Corinne Smith Molter):
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/charlotte/obituary.aspx?pid=172448378
http://www.hankinsandwhittington.com/obituaries/Corinne-Molter/#!/Obituary

She was cremated per request.

David Kephart Molter was the son of Milo Knowles and Mary Marjorie (Kephart) Molter.
June Corinne (Smith) Molter was the daughter-in-law of Milo Knowles and Mary Marjorie (Kephart) Molter.
Added by Anonymous on Sep 15, 2014 10:46 AM
Tawanna Brokl
Thank You!
I just want to say thank you for finding my fathers grave for me, this is such a wonderful thing that you do for people. This is first time I have seen his grave. Again thank you for all your hard work and devotion to Find A Grave.


Added by Tawanna Brokl on Sep 10, 2014 9:07 AM
Linda Y
Mull family
Thanks for the photo. You solved a big mystery. Wm Mull as i was told had a wife named Lida Beatrice. See that he had a second wife. Interesting. Thx so much
Added by Linda Y on Aug 24, 2014 9:04 PM
Robie Merritt Loriaux-Roberts
Evelyn McCall Olsen Williams - Sharon Pres Ch Cem
Thanks Susan for obtaining this photo for me. I truly appreciate your efforts. Robie
Added by Robie Merritt Loriaux-Rob... on Aug 10, 2014 1:19 PM
Susan Hasty Branon
Military records
Susan,
My name is Susan Branon and I too live in Charlotte,NC. In fact, I am a fourth generation Charlottean. I am trying to find out information about my father-in-law's military service in WWI in Paris. Yes, that is WWI. He was nearly 50 when my husband was born! If you could lead me to links that would provide information I would greatly appreciate it. I am a member of Ancestry.com but am just learning how to negotiate the site. I found you through this site after locating the page about his grave in Sharon Memorial cemetery.
Thanks so much.
Susan Hasty Branon
Added by Susan Hasty Branon on Aug 03, 2014 11:53 AM
christine bowers
Jaqueline and Henry Trudeau
I was researching my Mother's side of my family and came across the find a grave for my Grandmother and Grandfather. Thank you so much for the picture and contribution. I live out of state and I have not been able to visit their grave. You don't know how much this means to me that someone took the time to take a photo and submit it. It brought tears!! Thank you again!
Added by christine bowers on Jul 25, 2014 1:44 PM
Noteka Hege
Lawrence Reed Williams
Thank you so much for documenting the gravestone of my father. Sharon Memorial ordered his marker and his name was spelled wrong and nobody caught it until I saw it on the find a grave website. Thank you! They since have ordered a new one and said that it is now spelled correctly. Could you possibly update the picture?
Added by Noteka Hege on Jun 20, 2014 9:10 PM
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