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Tom Childers (#46515204)
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Bio Photo Tom Childers is one of the preachers and an elder for the Finger church of Christ, Finger, McNairy County, TN. He has served as an adjunct teacher and formerly worked as Church Resources Director at Freed-Hardeman University. He is married to Carole Day Childers who works at Freed-Hardeman Unversity, and they have three children and seven grandchildren.

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TLC Publishing

Family Genealogy at Dixie-net.com

Finger TN Church of Christ

Friendsoftherestoration.com

Honoring WWII Veterans (my brother's site)

New Hope Church of Christ

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Samuel Baker
RE: Maurice Cannon O'Neal Photo
Thank you for calling my attention to this error. Both photos have been removed. Sorry for the error.
Thanks again.
Added by Samuel Baker on May 13, 2016 10:22 PM
R. L. Vaughn
Rufus Columbus Burleson
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=9742530
I noticed that the Rufus C. Burleson bio on his memorial is somewhat inexact and confusing. Here is what is there now:
"Helped in the growth of Baylor University in Waco, Tx. Served as its 2nd president from 1851-1861. He resigned as a result of disagreement between the trustees. During his tenure he started the first program which would lead to a degree. The first degree was granted in 1854."

Burleson did become the 2nd president of Baylor in 1851, but while it was in Independence, Texas. He left there in 1861 to become the president of Waco University in Waco, Texas. The two schools merged as Baylor University in Waco in 1886, and Burleson then served as president of the unified Baylor University from 1886-1897.

Some of this information can be found on the Baylor web site and elswhere.
http://www.baylor.edu/about/index.php?id=89256

Hope this helps. Thanks. Have a nice day.
Added by R. L. Vaughn on May 11, 2016 9:24 AM
Smardella
Winston William Tynes
Tom:
You might like to add the burial cemetery to the findagrave of minister Winston Tynes.
He is buried in the Bethany church of Christ cemetery in Warren County, Tennessee.
Added by Smardella on Apr 26, 2016 4:25 PM
Jodie Williams
Acey James Colston
Tom,

I just added Acey James Colston's burial information, so now you know where he is buried.

Jodie

Added by Jodie Williams on Apr 22, 2016 4:25 PM
Jim Pinkston
Memorial #15791769
Tom,
I notice that you posted the photo of Miles Bennett on his memorial. Do you have this photo or can you tell me how you know that it is of Miles Bennett. The reason that I ask is that the same photo appears on the memorial for Lawrence Scott # 54126300. I have contacted the person who posted it, and he said that he got the photo from a book on the history of Marshall County, Al. I would like to clear up this confusion. If you can help me, I would appreciate it.

Thanks,
Jim
Added by Jim Pinkston on Apr 20, 2016 10:48 PM
McKenzie-Roberts
W. W. Arnett
I believe your memorial for W. W. Arnett #113498877, (burial unknown) corresponds with that of #31346043.
Added by McKenzie-Roberts on Apr 13, 2016 10:56 AM
Cindy Chapman
James Fishback's grave and 16 others
We tried to visit James Fishback's grave Saturday April 8th. The gate was chained with a pad lock. No trespassing sign on gate. We were told property owned by absentee owner, 7130 Colby Rd, Winchester, KY. Is there a contact to see grave site?
- Cindy Chapman
Thank you.
Added by Cindy Chapman on Apr 11, 2016 10:53 AM
Ed Carlisle
John Winfield Bader
Thanks for adding the obit for JW Bader. I'm related to him by marriage, and I actually lived in his old house in Baderville when I was growing up.
Added by Ed Carlisle on Apr 03, 2016 3:04 PM
judy c
Dale Norwood, Find A Grave Memorial# 104805425
Hi Tom,
Thank you for sending me a copy of her obit. I've added it to her memorial.
Judy Clonts
Added by judy c on Apr 01, 2016 7:34 PM
Tommy Holland
FHC Strike 1950
I was talking 'history' this week with my dad and he mentioned the awful strike that happened when he was a student there. There is mentioned a video from 1979 from Virginia Oliver. Is that available somewhere? (on YouTube, etc.?)
Added by Tommy Holland on Mar 30, 2016 2:31 PM
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