Lessie Belle Rawls was born on July 21, 1889, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, her father, John, was 27 and her mother, Julia, was 20. She was married three times and had seven sons and five daughters. She died on March 12, 1974, in Andalusia, Alabama, at the age of 84. Here is a picture of Lessie with her 3 children Walter Hogg, Byron Hogg and Margaret Hogg she had with husband George Robert Hogg (1887 – 1917) who was her 1st spouse. Picture taken in the early 1920's.
in Andalusia, Covington County, AL