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Barbara Grimes (#47656628)
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Bio Photo This is my picture when I was about 2 years old. I am retired now.------------------------------------


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*********** A SAD DAY IN AMERICAN HISTORY ***********

Update: April 19, 2015

It has now been 20 years since the Oklahoma City bombing on April 19, 1995.

Please pay your respect to all those killed that day in the America's Kids Child Development Center. (virtual cemetery of the same name). Thank you...

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April 19, 2012

I have created a virtual cemetery for the children who were killed in the Oklahoma City bombing on April 19, 1995. They were on the second floor of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in the America's Kids Child Development Center. It includes the Director of the Center, 2 workers, and a visitor.

If you would like to pay your respects, it has been 17 years on April 19, 2012.

I loved Dick Clark, but I think it is a sad commentary of the times we live in where people are so caught up with movie stars and music stars, etc. Within "minutes" of Dick Clark's passing he had 700 plus messages left on his Find A Grave memorial page. Most of the little children who were killed in the bombing of their Day Care Center in Oklahoma City, have received less than 20 messages over the last 17 years, since they were killed.

Just a thought...

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Mary Turner
RE: Hi Mary
Yes I am
Added by Mary Turner on May 09, 2015 5:02 PM
Martha Cook Highley
RE: Talking Hands
Hi Barbara ...thanks for asking.

Talking Hands is a group of Signers, deaf and hearing.
Added by Martha Cook Highley on Apr 18, 2015 1:41 PM
Hannah
LHS 1953
144958255 DENNIS CALVERT
Added by Hannah on Apr 13, 2015 9:24 PM
Hannah
1953
Thank you for keeping them updated. I will let you know if I hear of others.
Added by Hannah on Apr 01, 2015 7:23 PM
Hannah
Chapman
thank you
Added by Hannah on Mar 31, 2015 11:49 PM
Hannah
Chapman
144399626
Added by Hannah on Mar 31, 2015 5:45 AM
Hannah
June Chapman Moody 1953
http://www.jekeevermortuary.com/fh/obituaries/obituary.cfm?o_id=2878410&fh_id=13137
Added by Hannah on Mar 30, 2015 7:03 PM
Roger Leach
THANK YOU
Hi Barbara,

Thank you so much for your recent email. And thank you very much for the information and the offer of help and support with which you provided me. Being new to all of this, I'm sure I'm going to need it.

Imagene Harrington is my first cousin. I grew up with her in Hughes County, Oklahoma. Her father (Jesse Leach) and my father (Bill Leach) were bothers and were sons of Nancy Anna Leach.

Again, thank you for the help and I look forward to corresponding with you in the future.

Sincerely,

Roger Leach
Added by Roger Leach on Mar 25, 2015 2:09 AM
Roger Leach
INFORMATION
Hello Mrs. Grimes,

My name is Roger Leach and I am the grandson of Nancy Anna Leach. I am new to ancestry.com and was wondering if you might be able to help me with some information concerning my grandmother's family.

Any help you might be able to provide me would be sincerely appreciated.

Thank you.

Sincerely,

Roger Leach

Email: rogerpeanut@verizon.net
Added by Roger Leach on Mar 24, 2015 3:10 AM
R Lerch
RE: Eastland Disaster
Thank you for your note. There has been a good bit of news in Chicago lately about the Eastland due to some newsreel footage that has been found. One of the contributors in my List of Friends, Jessica Goforth (#46514540) has compiled a significant Virtual Cemetery for victims of the Eastland and also the Iroquois Theater fire. Chicago has had its share of disasters taking young lives. I see you also have been remembering the Lady of Angels school fire, so sad.
Graceland has some others involved in disasters.
Ryerson, Arthur 87412141 died on the Titanic, and Herbert Stone on the Lusitania. Thnnk you for remembering and sharing. Bob
Added by R Lerch on Mar 15, 2015 7:14 AM
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