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Great Pop's Coins

Great Pop died when I was really young. I would have been around 3 when he passed. He lived with Nana and Pop Peace (Dad’s parents) in the last years of his life and I recall being terrified of him. 181 more words

Tombstone Tuesday

These are the front and top views of my great-grandfather, James R. (Razee) Reed’s headstone in Falls City, Nebraska.

James Reed is an enigma to me.  125 more words


Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday and Family Announcement Day

Yesterday we announced to almost the whole family that we were pregnant.  We first headed to my father’s family before they had dinner.   422 more words


William John Cooper - Great Grandfather

Great Grandfather William John Cooper, is a bit of a mystery. We don’t know a lot about him and there are no photos of him – none that I know of anyway. 382 more words


Daddy and Daughter...

Here’s the side by side, Beth! I need to get a newborn photo of Jamie to scan to do a side by side comparison, too. 239 more words


Never Too Old

Last night I listened by telephone to a testimony service at a Church in another city where I attended  twenty-five years ago.  Often, I even recognize some of the voices.  208 more words

A Tribute to My Great Grandfather.

He was born on the 15th August 1928, when Mauritius was still a British Colony. His childhood was spent in utter poverty. In 1946, as soon as he turned 18, he joined a local Hindu society that worked for the betterment of Hindus across the island, as a secretary. 143 more words