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Linda Burton Rippetoe & New Heritage Park

Linda Burton Rippetoe

Linda Burton Rippetoe has been a special friend of mine for years. For one thing she’s a history buff and for another, she’s a worker, and I do mean a worker! At 90 plus years, the lady rancher is still … Continue reading

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Fletcher Holmes Neely & Sarah Elin Hicks Neely

Back:  Joseph, Marietta, Judge, Octavia
Front:  Fletcher and Sarah Elin Neely

Of course, I knew where the first marked grave in Comanche’s Oakwood Cemetery was located. It’s marked very well. I also knew that the grave held a little boy called John Campbell Neely, buried January 30, 1861. However, it was … Continue reading

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