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shelly smith (#47541388)
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Please feel free to use any photos which I have uploaded for your family research work. i also add any information that i may find so if you have any other than what i have provided please feel free to send me a message

In conclusion, I wish to extend a special thanks to all the other contributors and researchers. with out all of you.. this would not be possible
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mary bown
Hi Shelly,I just wanted to let you know that I had did the photos to all of the stones in the cemetery.There are no other stones left.The cemetery is in very bad condition,overgrown with a thick ivy and VERY hard to find and to get in to.That is why I did all of the pictures in one day.
You can leave your requests up that is fine,but I just thought that I would let you know about the place and I am positive that the stones you are looking for are no longer there.-Mary
Added by mary bown on Apr 05, 2014 9:20 PM
Ester Ann Crum
Hello Shelly,
I found Anna Crum grave and will send the photo to you directly. There isn't an Ester Ann Crum that I could locate. There is also a findagrve record for Anna Crum, possibly a duplicate. The dates are very similar. Sooo.... I'll send the photo I took to you and you can see if they are one and the same. You may use the photo as though you took it with all rights.
Added by dmulholland on Mar 13, 2014 6:26 PM
Gloria Tune
Your 3 photo requests-Tune Cemetery, Bedford, Tennessee
Hi Shelly,

I hate to be the bearer of sad news, but this cemetery was destroyed a number of years ago. I found this out when I had also requested photos. Here's what the woman had to say:

"On Sunday October 12, 2008, my research friend and I decided to find the grave sites of my ancestors John Tune, his wife Mary Cooper and my other g..grandfather Enoch Williams. This Private cemetery had been censused by several of the Historical volunteers in Bedford county several years previously and was listed in the Cemetery Book of Bedford County, TN. Copying the way from the book, and obtaining directions from the local fire department, we set out to find the Tune cemetery located 1/2 mile north of Whiteside Baptist Church on Midland Road.....northwest of Shelbyville, TN.
We looked, and looked, and measured and looked some more. Finally, we stopped at several houses in the vicinity that we KNEW the cemetery had to be located. We found the man who had previously owned the land and kept the small cemetery cleaned. He received permission for all of us to drive back to the cedar tree grove where the burial site was located Imagine our surprise, and consternation when we found that the new owner had removed ALL tombstones! The only things left of the cemetery was the bottom block of a tombstone being used as a mounting block for getting on his horses and the cedar trees.
Such a waste!!! Vandalism of it's purest form. At least the cemetery was recorded before the new owner demolished it(sometime around 2005).
Fourth great granddaughter of John Tune and Mary Cooper whose daughter Sara Ann married Madison Monroe Williams, son of Enoch Williams.....also buried in the Tune cemetery."

I'll never understand why anyone would demolish an old family cemetery like this one.....heartbreaking!

Mary Cooper Tune's husband John was the brother of my William Tune, both sons of Travis & Frances Tune of Halifax County, Virginia.

Gloria J. Tune
Added by Gloria Tune on Jan 27, 2014 11:34 PM
Keithly @ stl Calvary
I am sorry but his grave basically, unmarked.
It only has the 'grave' number marker.

Added by Kathie on Jan 18, 2014 7:27 PM
Earney Keeney
I dated a Carol Jean Keeney in high school graduated in 1953 from Cahokia, Illinois.
Added by Remo on Dec 26, 2013 4:14 PM
Terry & Karen [White] Langley
RE: family links
No, all I know is he was cremated & his son {Alan} keep his ashes for awhile but one of my other cousins said he buried them with his mother{Alan's grandmother} in Snodgrass cemetery. I haven't seen Alan in years so that is pretty much all I know, Terry
Added by Terry & Karen [White] Lan... on Dec 10, 2013 9:21 AM
Doug Nentwig
Ross Wagner Photograph
I also added an entry and photograph for Bonnie B. Wagner
Added by Doug Nentwig on Dec 09, 2013 9:51 PM
I just posted the picture, would you like them transfered to you? I would be more than happy to do so.
Added by Denise on Dec 01, 2013 1:32 PM
Ramsey's in Calvary
I am sorry but those Ramsey's are unmarked. There are 44 Ramsey's in Calavry.

Please see the caption on the photos for more information.

Added by Kathie on Dec 01, 2013 5:46 AM
Dan Ryan
Ella Lieurance
Thank you for information, Update has been made.
Added by Dan Ryan on Nov 27, 2013 11:05 AM
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