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Great Grandad’s chair

In the back of the photo I took for yesterday’s post about a repaired chair I can see a little bit of another chair. This other chair has family history for it belonged to my great grandfather. 254 more words


My Great Grandfather and The Things He Picked Up

This one is a little bit different than my others.

I was really close to my great grandfather— closer than anyone else in the family. He was my great grandma’s second husband, and they slept in separate rooms— he in the bedroom and she in the living room. 474 more words


“Some researchers theorize that MS develops because a person is born with a genetic predisposition to react to some environmental agent that, upon exposure, triggers an immune-mediated response.” – …

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Multiple Sclerosis

It’s not every day you meet a nonagenarian. Looking good, Papa.


Good Colored Citizen Dies (February 8, 1923)

(article reprinted from my journal on 8-2-2013. This is my great grandfather!)

Some Marriage and Death Notices
from the DeSoto Times-Promoter


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30 day letter challenge - day 11

A letter to a deceased person I wish I could talk to:

Oh my beloved great-grandpa <3

How much I miss u <3

You just cannot imagine… Or do you?

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Be Yourself