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John Fortner (#47327763)
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Bio Photo I'm a Mississippi guy, although born in California during WWII, I was raised in Mississippi. I'm a land and offshore surveyor and have worked all over the SE USA. I have lived in South Louisiana for the last twenty-eight years, doing the offshore surveying. I'm the father of three and grandfather of two. I was into genealogy for a several years, lost interest in it about 10 - 15 years ago and just recently got back into it as retirement approaches.
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Joseph Fox
Re: The Boozer family
John, I think you are right. Deloris Sanders had it as Vinzant also.

There is another son that should be added:

Please link James W. Boozer # 60546620 to his father D. (Drayton) A.(Augusta) Boozer # 60546616 and his mother, Elizabeth Vinzant Boozer # 60546617.


James was known as "Bud" Boozer back in the days when he was driving a school bus to Pulaski.


Thanks,


Joe
Added by Joseph Fox on Apr 03, 2014 5:58 AM
Joseph Fox
The Boozer family
Please link Mary Lee Boozer # 60546618 to her father D. (Drayton) A.(Augusta) Boozer # 60546616 and her mother, Elizabeth Visnant Boozer # 60546617.


And her brother, Lloyd,to his father D. (Drayton) A.(Augusta) Boozer # 60546616 and his mother, Elizabeth Visnant Boozer # 60546617.


Mary Lee Boozer was principal at Morton High School when I was a student there.


Thanks,


Joseph Fox
Added by Joseph Fox on Apr 02, 2014 2:48 AM
Joseph Fox
RE: Lenora Warren
Thanks, John. I knew of many of those buried in Luther Chapel Cemetery of Scott Co. and have some kin there. However, much of my information is taken from The Varner Family book by Kevin Davis and the Scott Co. Cemetery disc by Deloris Pickering Sanders. Her information includes William Diggs, the father of Lenora Diggs Warren but the death certificate she includes shows he was buried at New Chapel Cemetery, and that is where his family had a home-made marker for many years, I think your technique of using photos is more precise,

Thanks again.


Joe
Added by Joseph Fox on Mar 28, 2014 3:47 AM
Joseph Fox
Lenora Warren
Please link Lenora Warren to her father, William Marshall Diggs# 17696857 and her mother, Amanda Diggs # 17696815.

Thanks,

Joseph Fox
Added by Joseph Fox on Mar 26, 2014 4:53 PM
Barbara
Ensign Mayo
Thank you for adding the info to his memorial. Love the pics! Barbara
Added by Barbara on Sep 06, 2013 9:41 PM
Caretaker
Waggoner White
Thanks John for letting me know about "New" Harmony. I have placed Mr. White in his rightful cemetery. Caretaker
Added by Caretaker on Apr 18, 2013 3:20 PM
Pattie
RE: Burwell Brown
I believe the article mentioned the 27th but the actual date from the clipping was cut off.
Sorry
Added by Pattie on Mar 10, 2013 3:31 PM
Jeffrey Bailey
RE: William Alexander Daniel
Your very welcome for your family's pic. This is something that we have turned into a family afair.
I was stationed at Ft Hood located in Killeen while I was stationed in Texas. It's about an hour outside of Waco, if that. I loved getting to travel all over while I was there. I am now stationed back on the easy coast in Virginia at Ft Eustis about six hours from my home town. With retirement close at hand it gives me a chance to settle back into the civilian groove. What did you do in the Army? When were you in?

Jeff...
Added by Jeffrey Bailey on Feb 20, 2013 1:21 PM
Wanda & Diana
Asa Jefferson Mayo/Manoah Mayo
Hello,

My mother and I are researching the Mayo line as I am a descendant of Manoah Mayo, he was my 4x great grandfather. His son Randolph (Asa Jefferson Mayo's brother) is my 3x great grandfather. I would be interested in learning if you have any additional information on that line.

Thank you, Diana
Added by Wanda & Diana on Feb 09, 2013 9:36 AM
Patricia Langley Harvey
RE: Roberts family
john orry it has took me so long i had been in the hospital got out yrsterday i think i had already transferred most of the ones you ask for edith roberts carter i did is james clayton the same as jc thanks have a merry christma
Added by Patricia Langley Harvey on Dec 08, 2012 10:02 AM
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