Monthly Archives: February 2013


Mary Ann Roark was almost 15 years old in this first picture.  She had been born on Jan. 20,1834, the first child of Joseph and Juda Roark in a cabin on the Tennessee River in Hamilton County, Tenn.  Shortly after … Continue reading

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This is Grandfather with my Mom when she was a baby in 1912.  The second pic is me with Edgar Rozelle, Mildred’s husband, and Anne’s father at their home up Hywy 59 from Grandfather’s farm. This is a picture of … Continue reading

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My memory of my aunt, Grace Scott Thomas

This is a picture of Grace Scott Thomas,  fourth child of Andrew and Bertha Spear Scott, and sister to Ora, Edgar and Prudence and all the other Scott brothers and sisters.  She was married to Arl Thomas whom she loved … Continue reading

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Andrew Lee Scott ~ 1903

Grandfather met Bertha Scott Spear in college. They married and had four children together. They were Edgar, Ora, Prudence and Grace. When my Mom, Prudence, was 4 years old and Grace even younger, Bertha Spear Scott died of blood poisoning. … Continue reading

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The Completion of the story of Uncle Randolph Scott and his daughter.

Mable Claire moved to Harlingen, Tx. in the Rio Grande Valley.  She taught school there and was very much loved by her students, their parents, and her co-workers.  People were eager to tell me about her.  She got cancer and … Continue reading

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