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Tonya Sapp Hames (#46793226)
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Bio Photo My name is Tonya Sapp Hames. I was born & raised in Laurens, SC & lived there for 25 years. I now live in Ladson, SC, with my husband, Stephen, and son, Christian.

I stumbled upon FAG by accident when I Googled my father, Robert E. Sapp, who passed away in 1991 & his name came up on this website. I have always been fascinated by genealogy. I have mostly been researching the following family names: Sapp, Nelson, Moore, Helms, Ball, Story, Belk, Kell, Woody, Fuller, Campbell, Richards, Myers, & Taylor; along with Hames, Crowder, Gregory, Kirkley, & West. However, along the way I have been doing other genealogy work as well. I am a FAG County Keeper emeritus for Dorchester Co., SC.

If you have any information that may help me with my research, please feel free to contact me. Also, when reviewing any of my work, if you see that I have made any error, no matter how large or small, please do not hesitate to contact me & let me know. I will ask, that when contacting me, you please do so in a respectful manner & allow for the corrections to be made. As FAG is NOT my full-time job, I do NOT work on my FAG information everyday, therefore, quick fix items will be taken care of in a more timely manner than other items which may take more research to complete.

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Sally Seay Smith
William F. Seay # 31129648
He is the brother of my great grandfather John Robert Seay. His initial F. stands for Fox, not Francis. I wonder from where your "Francis" information came. His obituary states "William F." I find "Francis" nowhere in my research. His maternal grandmother was Unity FOX Carter.
I would be happy to maintain this site if it is agreeable with you.
Added by Sally Seay Smith on Jul 31, 2015 1:13 AM
W. Arnold Holmes
Rev Joseph Armstrong DeLaine
Nope. He's buried in Charlotte, North Carolina! And his grave even has a gravestone! The same name!
Added by W. Arnold Holmes on Jul 22, 2015 4:12 PM
Howard (Kip) Carter
Jessie Mae Myers Sandlin
Thank you so very much for both the kindness and professionalism established in your creation and management of the memorial to my aunt.

I also deeply appreciate your quickness in transferring the memorial's management to me.

If I can ever be of any assistance to you in the future, please feel free to contact me.
Added by Howard (Kip) Carter on Jul 20, 2015 3:07 AM
Howard (Kip) Carter
Jessie Mae Myers Sandlin
I would be honored if you would transfer your memorial # 26985187 (Jessie Mae Myers Sandlin) to Howard (Kip) Carter (Find A Grave Contributor # 48482030). She was my mother's second oldest sister and I remember visiting her. I am in the process of trying to acquire each of my Myers relatives and have a virtual cemetery for the entire family.

Thank you ahead of time for everything.
Added by Howard (Kip) Carter on Jul 18, 2015 10:58 PM
Dustin Ryan Shuler
Sorry about the duplicate. I promise I checked several times before I created it and just missed yours somehow. Mine will be deleted shortly.
I added a picture of his temporary marker from the funeral home to yours. I will remove that when a permanent marker is in place.

Thank you for memorializing him. He was a good "kid" from a special family.
Added by Shelley on Jul 08, 2015 11:14 PM
Grave Digger
RE: William Matthew Sanford
Thank you, very much.

Added by Grave Digger on Jul 08, 2015 6:43 PM
James Rea
Memorial #29898535 - Henry Rea
Thank you for adding my fourth great grandfather HENRY REA to Find A Grave.

J. Rea
Added by James Rea on Jul 08, 2015 5:02 PM
Grave Digger
William Matthew Sanford
Hi Tonya,

Would you please transfer Memorial# 41248791 to me? I am William Matthew Sanford's oldest son, the "Bill Sanford of Ohio" mentioned in the Bio, which happens to be William M. Sanford Sr's obituary.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at

Thank you.

- William Matthew Sanford, Jr.
Added by Grave Digger on Jul 07, 2015 7:06 PM
Lila Anne Stevens
Would you please check your entries for Heiberger UMC? This cemetery is in Perry County and not Marion County.

Added by Lila Anne Stevens on Jul 06, 2015 3:59 PM
larry robinson
Gladys Plott
Plott cemetary. Sorry.
Added by larry robinson on Jun 30, 2015 11:09 AM
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