2019 · A to Z Challenge · April

A to Z Blogging Challenge: B is for Bruce and Bobby

B. Bruce. Bobby Joe. Bruce McClendon, born Robert Bruce McClendon, Jr., is my late father-in-law. I called him “Papa” because that’s what we had decided for our future children to call him. He owned and operated the Western Auto Store in the town where my husband grew up. They had been there for about thirteen… Continue reading A to Z Blogging Challenge: B is for Bruce and Bobby

2019 · A to Z Challenge · April · Family History · Genealogy

A to Z Blogging Challenge: A is for Annie

A. Annie. Big Mama. Wife and then widow of Andy. That’s my great-grandmother. She died five years before I was born, thirty-three years after her husband died. I never met her but she had a big impact on my life. She took the lead role in raising my daddy. My grandparents had an unstable marriage… Continue reading A to Z Blogging Challenge: A is for Annie