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Rest In Peace G-Man

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BILL Carson

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g man

Post by BILL Carson on Mon May 05, 2014 10:31 am

rip chris he was a great guy .he will be mist.bakers won"t be the same with out him.drive the old van hard up there chris

hywaychild

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by hywaychild on Mon May 05, 2014 10:39 am

Thanks for all you did for vannin rip G-MAN

chester42

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by chester42 on Mon May 05, 2014 10:54 am

R.I.P My brother ! Although we never met face to face, we surly knew you well ! VAN ON My brother in peaceful bliss.

chebby
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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by chebby on Mon May 05, 2014 10:55 am

SadSadSadSadSad

our loss is heaven's gain

Crying or Very sadCrying or Very sadCrying or Very sadCrying or Very sadCrying or Very sad


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vanner68

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by vanner68 on Mon May 05, 2014 10:57 am

I'm gonna miss his laugh....

gmytych

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by gmytych on Mon May 05, 2014 11:02 am

Prayers and condolences to G-man and family.
I'm sure G-man will be with us at Bakers
Mytch

Joe Van
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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Joe Van on Mon May 05, 2014 11:56 am

Rick's 66 Chevy Van wrote:Such a great pic Joe thanks he was one of the best.
The Picture was taken at my House in Ocala Florida about 3 weeks ago. A GREAT LOSS to the VANNING Community and this Sight...He was so HAPPY to be in some Warmer Weather and even kicked off his shoes as soon as he pulled in the driveway...His Main Focus was to Keep Bakers Going no matter what happened..!!!...

billski

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by billski on Mon May 05, 2014 12:27 pm

Reading all of (your) comments means a great deal. G-Man will be missed greatly because of his enthusiasm and dedication. He was a great person and friend. And Joe, Baker's will go on!!! There is a great support group of vanners who have helped in the past and who will continue to help. Chris, Duane, and "Gils" are all smilin' down on us.

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by chebby on Mon May 05, 2014 12:32 pm



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Walker

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Walker on Mon May 05, 2014 12:49 pm

Very sad. R.I.P. Chris.

Thoughts and prayers to his family.

chebby
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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by chebby on Mon May 05, 2014 12:59 pm

G-Man forum fact... He posted a record 30745 times here! adding to our "for sale" section for the benefit of those out there looking, a tedious job he took seriously...

2nd is Donivan65 with not even a 1/3 of G-Man's posts.


God Bless you Chris I love you


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EconoUSAparts

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by EconoUSAparts on Mon May 05, 2014 1:10 pm

Wow! A hard pill to swallow for me. Chris was a legend here at Vintage-Vans and at the Baker's meet. He worked extremely hard at both. The number of posts he made is mind boggling. Great guy and a great loss for sure. I for one will miss him. Baker's will never be the same without his smiling face at the table.

billo

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by billo on Mon May 05, 2014 1:35 pm

http://i57.servimg.com/u/f57/18/55/76/70/chris12.jpg

We have lost a great one. RIP G-Man

TBmain

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by TBmain on Mon May 05, 2014 2:36 pm

I found my van through one of his post RIP Chris!!

Bruce67Econoline

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Bruce67Econoline on Mon May 05, 2014 3:11 pm

R.I.P. Chris we never met, but all of your post filled my heart with lust for the earlies. Thank you for all that you did for the vanning community and VV. Prayers for your family

Joe Van
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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Joe Van on Mon May 05, 2014 3:24 pm

chebby wrote:G-Man forum fact... He posted a record 30745 times here! adding to our "for sale" section for the benefit of those out there looking, a tedious job he took seriously...

2nd is Donivan65 with not even a 1/3 of G-Man's posts.


God Bless you Chris I love you
WOW..!!!.. (30745 posts) Great job on the Photo's Chebby this has been a Really Rough Day for All of Us..!!!..

Murdock

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Murdock on Mon May 05, 2014 3:53 pm

R.I.P. Chris, I never had the pleasure of meeting him but thought I would someday. I saw his amazing contributions to this site, he will be missed.

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by dix on Mon May 05, 2014 4:16 pm

So sad we had some fun at the last 2 ohio nats, and have lots of good memories of and with Chris. he loved to talk about the grand kids so i allways called him G-PAP .. you will allway have a place in my heart Chris , REST IN PEACE BROTHER !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by vanny on Mon May 05, 2014 4:30 pm

He had a Smile that was contagious! I never met him but have tears in my eyes as I'm typing this. He will be missed dearly! Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family at this time of sorrow. I never met him but hopefully someday I will on the other side. RIP G-Man!!!


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Big W

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Big W on Mon May 05, 2014 4:44 pm

So sad to be reading this. My Prayers and condolences go out to Chris's family in this time of sorrow. Thank You Chris for all you have done for the Vanning community. You will be missed.Sad

Space Truckin

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Space Truckin on Mon May 05, 2014 5:33 pm

Wow, really sucks. God Bless :-(

Digz

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Digz on Mon May 05, 2014 5:44 pm


BoneMan

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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by BoneMan on Mon May 05, 2014 6:05 pm

R.I.P, kind sir. My Prayers and condolences go out to all who know Chris. Sad

donivan65
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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by donivan65 on Mon May 05, 2014 6:19 pm

.....I hope that Gman has just gone ahead and is getting things set up again for the rest of us.....

Vanish
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Re: Rest In Peace G-Man

Post by Vanish on Mon May 05, 2014 6:39 pm

donivan65 wrote:.....I hope that Gman has just gone ahead and is getting things set up again for the rest of us.....

You Know he is Don !!!!!!! You know he is ....


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