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Tonya Davie (#46947828)
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I started following my family tree over 20 years ago (about 1993). I have been doing research on the Estep's of Carter Co, TN which is my mom's side and mostly Simmons, Spence, Thomas, Landers and Wheeler of WV & VA for my dad's side.

Even though I have been collecting information for awhile, I started adding names and pictures in Jan 2008 to Find a Grave in hopes of helping others and maybe even connecting with more relatives.

Visit my family tree and see if any info looks familiar.

Please use my pictures to assist with your ancestry search. All I ask is that you add my name to wherever they are posted, printed, etc, so that I may get credit for my efforts.

Tonya (Simmons) Davie

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Sandy Littlejohn
RE: Martha Jane Thomas Wheeler
The Old Job Huddleston Cemetery is on the mountain across from the Alloy Plant. We always park at the little post office across the road. There are 30 steps at the bottom of the mtn leading to where the church used to sit. There is a path leading to the cemetery. You can't drive up to it - you must hike up. Power lines separate the bottom section of the cemetery. Martha's grave is on the other side of the power lines on the left near the path but there is only a funeral home marker. I can transfer her memorial to you if you'd like.
Added by Sandy Littlejohn on Jan 06, 2015 8:39 PM
Sandy Littlejohn
Earl Simmons
I connected Fred and Earl and transferred Earl to you.
Added by Sandy Littlejohn on Jan 03, 2015 1:50 PM
Tereasa Yates
Craig Cemetery
Can you give me specific directions to the Craig Cemetery in Powellton? I believe my husband's grandmother is buried there, but want to make sure it is the correct Craig Cemetery (Craig Cemetery is what is listed on her death certificate).
Thanks so much!
Added by Tereasa Yates on Jun 05, 2014 2:13 PM
Tereasa Yates
Craig cemetery in Powellton
Can you give me directions to the Craig Cemetery in Powellton? I believe my husbands grandmother is buried there, but not sure if I have the correct Craig cemetery or not.
Thanks so much!
Added by Tereasa Yates on Jun 05, 2014 2:10 PM
Glenda Chaconas
RE: Ottis D Whitman, SR
Hi Tonya, I added a link as you requested. I had to add it to the obit area since I don't have access to add children. Glenda
Added by Glenda Chaconas on Jul 02, 2013 3:35 PM
EF Cahill
Burwell Spence
Hi Tonya,
Rascal Burwell is my 4th great-grandfather, too - through his son John to Benjamin, James, and my lovely grandmother Dulcie who married David Arthur Frazier.
Just thought I'd drop a line a say hi to a cousin!
Beth Cahill
Added by EF Cahill on Jan 20, 2013 4:39 PM
Lisa James
Duplicate listing in Old Hickory Grove Cemetery
Hi Tonya,

I was skimming through the interment list for this cemetery this morning, & noticed that your listing for Sarah Brooker is a duplicate of one that Wilbur Dixon created. His is the more complete listing, so I was wondering if you might be willing to see about deleting this one for the sake of accuracy? I'm working with the county archive in surveying one cemetery now for the Preservation Society, & this cemetery is on the list when we get done with that one. I'd love to have the duplicates cleared out of the system before we physically get out there to do the work needed.

I appreciate your time!

Added by Lisa James on Aug 17, 2012 4:34 AM
Hi Tonya,
Good to hear from you. I don't have any
additional info for Rideout. My only suggestion would be contacting Claude Bass at the Archives Center in Green Cove.

Added by Susan on Oct 15, 2011 4:13 PM
Elaine Wilson Toomey
RE: The link request you're sending
Thanks Tonya! I know I bombarded you with requests. Just remember, if you have questions about any of them to send me a message. I only want the cemetery to be the best that it can be. I am working on Riverside Memorial Park in Jacksonville now. Think I will ever finish? I doubt it! Again, thank you so much for all your hard work. You are like go above and beyond.
Added by Elaine Wilson Toomey on Oct 11, 2011 5:53 PM
Elaine Wilson Toomey
RE: The link request you're sending
Tonya if you have questions you can email me direct at
Added by Elaine Wilson Toomey on Sep 15, 2011 8:20 AM
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