Ralph Jones, Jr.
B: 1950-12-30
D: 2015-05-27
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Jones, Jr., Ralph
Nina Piper
B: 1926-06-17
D: 2015-05-27
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Piper, Nina
Fronie Blackford
B: 1949-03-23
D: 2015-05-22
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Blackford, Fronie
Linda Crabtree
B: 1944-10-23
D: 2015-05-20
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Crabtree, Linda
Joyce Imhoff
B: 1941-03-12
D: 2015-05-16
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Imhoff, Joyce
Doris Heise
B: 1921-04-01
D: 2015-05-15
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Heise, Doris
Michael Holt
B: 1964-07-27
D: 2015-05-15
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Holt, Michael
Wonder Luckinbill
B: 1969-02-13
D: 2015-05-13
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Luckinbill, Wonder
Claude "Skip" Daniels, Jr.
B: 1948-06-26
D: 2015-05-10
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Daniels, Jr., Claude "Skip"
Donald Frederick
B: 1961-08-13
D: 2015-05-10
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Frederick, Donald
James Mathis
B: 1925-05-16
D: 2015-05-10
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Mathis, James
Fern "Holley" Harris
B: 1927-03-22
D: 2015-04-30
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Harris, Fern "Holley"
LaDonna "Ruth" Caplinger
B: 1951-02-07
D: 2015-04-28
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Caplinger, LaDonna "Ruth"
Rita Dodson
B: 1926-02-03
D: 2015-04-27
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Dodson, Rita
Beverly Holt
B: 1934-08-27
D: 2015-04-27
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Holt, Beverly
Wayne "Hawg" Burris
B: 1952-02-08
D: 2015-04-26
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Burris, Wayne "Hawg"
Mary "Imogene" Lee
B: 1932-02-11
D: 2015-04-22
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Lee, Mary "Imogene"
William "Earl" Jennings
B: 1919-02-17
D: 2015-04-19
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Jennings, William "Earl"
Mary "Palmar" Hardy
B: 1948-10-01
D: 2015-04-17
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Hardy, Mary "Palmar"
Carolyn Carter
B: 1959-08-30
D: 2015-04-16
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Carter, Carolyn
George Schaefer
B: 1918-03-27
D: 2015-04-12
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Schaefer, George


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