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William Johnson (#47469070)
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Bio Photo I have been interested in genealogy since about 1995. I live in Mount Airy, North Carolina. I believe this website to be a valuable tool to amateur and professional genealogists if used with the "trust but verify" mentality.

I add memorials to cemeteries where I have personally walked and photographed each headstone/marker. If you find one of my memorials without a photo, please be patient. I am adding them as I can. If you would like for me to add it more quickly, please just go through the normal photo request option.

I do my best not to duplicate memorials. I index my photos and add the names as inscribed on the headstone/marker to the cemeteries in which I find them. I may edit that information later as I find additional data. I do not feel it necessary for me to arbitrarily delete a memorial that I created if you move a memorial into that cemetery after the fact and don't disclose that information. This is FIND a Grave.

If you have created a memorial and had it in a different cemetery or a virtual cemetery in lieu of finding the correct cemetery, simply say so and I will be happy to delete mine and add any photos I have to your memorial if needed.

My lines include the Killoughs (mostly Mississippi) and Wolfes (Tennessee and Texas) on my mother's side and Johnson's and Stancliff's (mostly from the Philadelphia/South Jersey areas).

My wife's lines include the Hiatt's that have been in the Surry County, NC area for about 200 years.

Feel free to use any of my photos.
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Carl Catherman
Avery Hester
Thank you very much for adding the bio note. I appreciate your quick response.
Added by Carl Catherman on Jan 10, 2017 7:31 AM
Esther Johnson
Anna Jessup
Mrs. Anna Frances Snody Jessup, age 87 of Mount Airy, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northern Hospital. Mrs. Jessup was born in Surry County on April 2, 1929 to Powell and Allie Blanche Arrington Snody. She was retired from Northern Hospital after many years of dedicated service and she was also a faithful member of Woodville Baptist Church. Those who will always cherish her memory are her daughters and son-in-law, Anna and Tim Callaway and Sherri Babb; her dear grandchildren, Joel Callaway, Dan Callaway, Ben Callaway, Powell Babb, Anna Babb and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Jessup was preceded in death by her husband, Basil E. Jessup; a sister, Reva Haymore; and all her brothers, Raymond Snody, Otis Snody, G. C. Snody, Frank Snody, Jack Snody and Earl Snody. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at Moody Funeral Home Chapel by Chaplain Joseph Smith and Pete King. Burial will follow in Skyline Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Indian Grove Community Cemetery Fund, 488 Indian Grove Church Rd., Mount Airy, NC 27030 or to Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, NC 27030.

Added by Esther Johnson on Jan 06, 2017 2:21 PM

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