Monthly Archives: February 2014

Births That Caused a Truce

I have not been able to document this family story that has been passed down for 3 or 4 generations now. The documentation will depend on Civil War skirmishes or encampments in this particular area within a particular time frame … Continue reading

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Valentine Birthday

Valentine’s Day is associated with love and sentimentality, sometimes to the extreme. But my maternal grandmother’s birthday was Valentine’s Day, and she was dearly loved by those who knew her. Rubanner Fletcher was affectionately called Banner by her siblings. I’ve … Continue reading

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A Life Remembered – James Ball Fletcher

Remembering the death of someone I never knew may seem a little strange, but it’s an opportunity to honor someone who had a lot to do with my being here today. James Ball Fletcher has been the topic of several … Continue reading

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