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Bill Blackstock (#47688203)
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Bio Photo My fascination with cemeteries began when I was on active duty in the United States Army. I'm a trumpet player and served as an Army Bandsman for twenty years. During that time I performed Taps at military funerals on more occasions than I can remember.

While waiting for the funeral procession to arrive I would spend as much time as possible walking through the cemetery reading tombstones. It proved to be a very interesting way to pass the time. Now that I'm a member of the Find A Grave community I can put that interest to good use.

I've either created or manage all memorials for my immediate family, so my focus at this point is creating memorials for others and fulfilling as many local photo requests as possible.
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Blackstock Family (13)
Class of 1970 (12)
Cosby Family (5)
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Tami
Andrew Martinis
Hi there-

do you know if he has a marker yet? Since he just died, it may be a few months before he has a marker. Let me know if you know when about the marker may be placed. I will keep an eye open for it, and will check with the cemetery office.

Tami
Added by Tami on Nov 17, 2014 9:18 PM
Barbara Flint
RE: Albert Smith
From what I found on the index for the "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974" it has his name as Albert Golie Smith.
Added by Barbara Flint on Sep 11, 2014 6:14 PM
TT
Old Tabernacle, Spears
Bill,

Thanks for looking for Albert and Cassie, and for taking photos of the other Spears. That was above and beyond, and was very kind of you. All the Spears there are all related.
Added by TT on Sep 06, 2014 3:34 PM
Tony Hargrove
Wilson
Thanks, if you look at the request on my page, I do have several in the area if any are close to you. Thanks again!
Added by Tony Hargrove on Sep 05, 2014 4:11 PM
Tony Hargrove
Wilson
Thanks so much for the great pictures of John Monroe Wilson's marker and also that of his wife Sallies. I really appreciate your time!
Added by Tony Hargrove on Sep 05, 2014 3:20 PM
Mary Kellam
Valerie Pamela Allen
I edited Valerie's date of birth as she is my cousin and her birth date is January 29th.

Thank you,
Mary Kellam
Added by Mary Kellam on Aug 10, 2014 8:09 PM
Gayle
RE: James Harry Knight, Sr.
Thanks so much. Anytime is fine, and I appreciate you doing this.

Gayle
Added by Gayle on Aug 09, 2014 9:48 AM
Gayle
James Harry Knight Sr.
Can you please take a picture of Mr. Knight's headstone and add it to his page?

Thanks so much,
Gayle
Added by Gayle on Aug 08, 2014 8:17 AM
Victor Kukuschkin
Valerie Allen
Dear Sir,

Thank you so much for creating a memorial for Valerie Pamela Allen. I was a friend of hers for several years and have not been able to locate her final resting place or next of kin.
Added by Victor Kukuschkin on Jul 11, 2014 5:56 PM
Roger Huffenberger
RE: Beatrice Burrage
Glad to help .Roger
Added by Roger Huffenberger on Jun 01, 2014 8:40 AM
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