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Roberta (#47008957)
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Bio Photo DEAR ANCESTOR,

YOUR GRAVESTONE
STANDS AMONG THE REST,
FORGOTTEN AND FORLORN.
YOUR NAME AND DATE ARE CHISELED OUT,
ON SLATE OR OLD LIMESTONE,
IT REACHES OUT TO ALL WHO CARE,
IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO MOURN.
YOU DID NOT KNOW THAT I EXIST,
YOU DIED AND I WAS BORN.
YET, EACH OF US ARE CELLS OF YOU,
OF FLESH AND BLOOD AND BONE
OUR HEART CONTRACTS AND BEATS A PULSE,
ENTIRELY NOT OUR OWN.
DEAR ANCESTOR, THE PLACE YOU FILLED,
SO MANY YEARS AGO,
SPREAD OUT AMONG THE ONES YOU LEFT,
WHO WOULD HAVE LOVED YOU SO.
I KNOW THAT YOU LIVED AND LOVED,
BUT, I WONDER IF YOU KNEW,
SOMEDAY I WOULD FIND THIS SPOT,
AND COME TO VISIT YOU.

www.demoneygrimes.com
Updated thru Jan 2009
only adding new memorials

sheetsandchilds.net
Updated thru Sept 2007
only adding new memorials.

brazzellfuneralhome.com (Albion)
Updated thru date they opened
only adding new memorials

smithandsonsfuneralhome.com
Updated thru 2007
also adding new memorials

yeagerfuneralhome.com
Updated Thru 2008
only adding new memorials

youngfamilyfuneralhome.com
Updated just adding new memorials
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JD Day
RE: hi
Thank you very much
Added by JD Day on Oct 20, 2014 6:53 PM
JD Day
Dora Dampier
On the memorial for Dora Bell Dampier is a photo you have added.The gals at Laclede County Society make cemetery books with obits and photos. Please give permission to use the picture of Dora and ( her husband ?)
I would really appreciate it JD
Added by JD Day on Oct 20, 2014 2:31 PM
Gayle Maldoando
Link a memorial
Hello Roberta,

Thank you for creating a memorial page for my
Great Great Grandmother Mary Jane Harkless.

I am new to this site, but I believe to change
anything you have to contact the creator of the
page. I was wondering if you could link
Mary Jane to her husband's memorial page.
Someone made me the manager of his page.
His number is #104847879...his name is
Isaac Arnold Wright.

Also there is a page for their son...Walter A.
Wright. His number is #10487796.

Thank you for your help.

Gayle
Added by Gayle Maldoando on Oct 06, 2014 1:32 PM
Emmas Nana
RE: hi
Yes, I do.

It is Deborah Jane Goodmon Aldridge and I would love to be a member. I am on FB a lot as I am the admin of some of my lineage groups.

Debbie
Added by Emmas Nana on Oct 04, 2014 4:39 PM
Emmas Nana
RE: Mathias Cullen
Mathias is my gggrandfather.

His daughter, Edna Mae Cullen 1875-1895, married Charles Bell. Their daughter Gladys married George Goodmon and their youngest son, Joe Neal was my father.

So that would make us 2nd cousins twice removed?
Added by Emmas Nana on Sep 28, 2014 7:35 PM
LMafera
Lee J Perry
He is actually buried in Hope Lutheran Cemetery in Whitley Co. IN. I have a grave marker picture to post but want to do it in the correct cemetery...I'm glad I checked around as I almost created a new memorial. Thanks so much!
Added by LMafera on Sep 12, 2014 6:27 PM
Lady Nic
RE: Dampier picture
Thanks, Roberta. I think this one will be fine, and I don't think they have one like it from any other family members.
Added by Lady Nic on Sep 12, 2014 4:13 PM
Lady Nic
BOLLES CEMETERY
Hello Roberta. There is a book being compiled for the Bolles Cemetery and the publishers would like to include as many photos as possible. Would you consider granting permission to use the photo you have posted for Ernie and Dora Burns Dampier? You will be given credit for the photo.
Added by Lady Nic on Sep 11, 2014 8:01 AM
Jerry D
RE: hi
Roberta,
You are so welcome. This is why I do what I do with Find a Grave. I know how important it was when I would find an obit about family or a picture and Find a Grave has been a saving grace in a lot of family searches for me and I am just glad I can give back a little.
Added by Jerry D on Aug 25, 2014 10:21 AM
Slimbeaux
RE: good morning
I use Microsoft Office Picture Manager to edit my photos. Most of the time, the default size is about 250 x 325. Sometimes I use the predefined setting (e-mail Large 314 x 235). If the original is small then I usually don't try to make it a lot larger because the resolution usually cannot tolerate it and still be a good quality photo. For those that I scan my self, I have a Canon scanner that I get pretty good output from.

Thanks for noticing and asking.
Added by Slimbeaux on Aug 14, 2014 9:18 AM
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