February 28, 2010

Goodbye, for now

Yesterday, my Granny Dake passed away.

She was just a few months shy of 104.

She was my great-grandmother by my dad's dad.

She was a sweet, meek, God-fearing prayer warrior.

Gladys Dake
1906-2010

This is my temporary home
It's not where I belong
Windows and rooms that I'm passin' through
This was just a stop
On the way to where I'm going
I'm not afraid
because I know this was
My temporary home



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12 comments:

  1. I am so sorry to hear :( But wow what a life she must have lived. To think of all the changes she saw in her lifetime.

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  2. So sorry that your Granny passed:O(
    But it seems like she lived a full, long life and was ready to go home... i think by that age i'd be ready for everything to be right. praying for comfort.

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  3. Praying for you and your family.
    That song is perfect. Now she is enjoying her permanent home.

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  4. Sending lots of prayers to you and your family. I'm sure she lived a wonderful life! :)

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  5. i am so sorry about your granny!!!
    praying for your family!!
    bless you all!

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  6. I'm sorry Jaci! I know how hard it is to lose someone so close to you. I'll be thinking about you!

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  7. I am so sorry for your loss! But I am sure she had a great life.

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  8. I'm so sorry for your loss. And hearing that song while reading your words, ugh, I'm blinking away tears.

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  9. I am sorry to hear that. I love the song choice.
    I know I am late catching the blog at the new address. I have really only been checking blogger on my phone so I am just now getting around to unfollowing the old and following the new. ;)

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  10. So sorry to hear that :( I will keep your family in my prayers.

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  11. So sorry to hear that :( I will keep your family in my prayers.

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  12. I'm sorry about your Grandma :(

    I'm sure it gives you comfort though to know she's in a better place now :)

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