400 East Thomas Street in Rocky Mount, North Carolina is where my great grandfather and great grandmother, John William Farmer and Mary Sue Cassada, lived and raised their son, William Benjamin 'Pete' Farmer, my grandfather. Mary Sue also raised her grandson Pete's son, Billy (Rev. Billy Farmer). Pete's sister, Aunt Ivy, his aunt, who also stayed there later on. 400 East Thomas Street is on the corner of Lexington Street.