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Denise Drake Horton (#47089329)
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Bio Photo Researching Horton's, Marshall's and all related families. We live in the Crystal Coast area of North Carolina. Besides genealogy, we are very involved in the US Coast Guard Auxiliary.

I had FAG transfer all of Becky's memorials to me in 2011 as she has passed away. There were over 20,000 of them so forgive me if I haven't gotten them all updated/corrected. There are many with mistakes. Please let me know if you find one using the EDIT TAB feature and I'll get it corrected. Many of them are off a few days for the death date. If they are buried in Pulaski Co, Va, check out Pulaski County Library System for more complete information and let me know. If you see a memorial that you'd like to manage, just let me know your relationship to that person and I'll transfer it to you. Please use the EDIT TAB to request transfer. Thanks, Becky, for all your hard work.

Tombstones are "More than a Name on a Wall" as sung by The Statler Brothers in the song by the same title.

From Find A Grave's FAQ...
"The ultimate goal should be to have meaningful, accurate memorials that honor those who have passed away, REGARDLESS of who created the memorial or who maintains it."

For all my Marshall family, we now have a Facebook page. See Jacob Marshill for family pics and other genealogy info there. Thanks,
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MOW
Peter Hylton
Peter Hylton #113005604 does appear to be a duplicate of Peter Hylton #50121321 but which is correct? Since there are no photos for either one, I think both should remain with the hope that further evidence turns up.
Added by MOW on Dec 17, 2014 2:48 PM
Jack Davison
#125565830, Col Robert W G Jones
Thanks for telling me. I maintain the virtual cemetery for the class of 1953 and I did not find the first memorial when I searched three days later, the very day that I received his death notice from the USNA Alumni Association, and created mine the same day. I have contacted the first creator for his wishes before I delete mine, which includes Mouse's Lucky Bag (yearbook) photo and other details given me by his cousin, that would require nontrivial duplicate effort to edit and submit for inclusion in the earlier memorial. Thanks again. I met Mouse when we were staying in Bancroft Hall to take our physicals and were sworn in together in Mem Hall under the Perry Lake Erie battle flag, just like the scene in the 1937 Dick Powell movie Shipmates Forever.

Thanks again,

Jack Davison
Added by Jack Davison on Dec 14, 2014 3:08 PM
Margaret Gagliardi
Joseph Burnett
Denise,
I really don't know what to think about where he is actually buried. That is two different churches. I do not know the family, as I am just a Find A Grave member trying to photograph cemeteries. I have no idea when I can get back over that way, but will try and remember to check both cemeteries and see if I can figure something out. His military stone looks fairly new. Maybe a family member will discover this and give us some details.
Margaret
Added by Margaret Gagliardi on Dec 14, 2014 2:57 PM
Melinda Gould
RE: James Clyde Wright
Thanks! I didn't know as so many are not free. We're helping a youngster with a school assignment, so the less she needs to figure out, the better. Now you have my curiosity about the link! Thanks again!
Melinda
Added by Melinda Gould on Dec 04, 2014 1:24 PM
Melinda Gould
James Clyde Wright
We're doing research on James Wright and came upon your memorial page. The link to his obitary does not work without a subscrlption. Would it be possible to give us more information? Thanks.
Added by Melinda Gould on Dec 04, 2014 12:37 PM
Pat Kaszubowski - Thomas
Memorial# 126522694
Hello:

If you are related I will be thrilled to transfer the memorial to you along with the other 5 Marshall memorials.

I also have 5 Valley Memorials you may have.

Please let me know.

Happy Holidays Pat
Added by Pat Kaszubowski - Thomas on Dec 01, 2014 8:57 PM
Anonymous
139381485 Parks Russell
I wondered about that. Did not seem correct to me. I decided to put it in as written hoping to see a correction from someone that knew for sure or see a corrected obit somewhere.

One would think that the OBIT would be the most correct someone would ever write. But I see obvious mistakes, from time to time, as I am sure you do as well.

So shall I change it? If you think so I will...

Thanks for your comment. -A

Added by Anonymous on Nov 30, 2014 5:42 PM
Julie Whiteside Miller
John Harrell Photo request
Hi... you requested a photo of the grave of a John Harrell in Raeford Cemetery in NC. I confirmed the graves being there with the city hall however, when I went to the cemetery to the lots they told me, the names on stones at those plots were not for John. It was Robert and his wife Hazel Harrell and there were no other stones in that family plot. But city hall says that John is there.
Added by Julie Whiteside Miller on Nov 23, 2014 10:19 AM
D Rowland
RE: sympathies
Thank you for setting up my mom's findagrave memorial for me.
Added by D Rowland on Nov 08, 2014 8:11 PM
Marcia Lynne vonGunden
Transfers and thank yous
Hello Denise,
I neglected to thank you earlier for the transfers of the following Beamer family members;
Frances Melissa Bunn Beamer # 101329933
and her husband;
Robert Glenn Beamer # 101329851
I appreciate all you have done in helping me gather up my family.
With sincerest appreciation,
Marcia
# 47059326
Added by Marcia Lynne vonGunden on Nov 03, 2014 5:08 PM
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