Two of my uncles at the Dongola School in the later 40s.First row,l-r Bentley Elliott and Donald Elliott
This is my gg grandmother Martha(Lane)Sanders.She was the wife of Wm Sanders.
Here are some grave plots where some of the Sanders family members are buried in Sanders Cemetery.
From left to right Author and Oakla (Sanders,Loggins),Brown-Doskey Mae Sanders Elliott-Eual Sanders-Claude Sanders visit the graves of their parents Samuel...
This is my children Scott and Mandy Harness with their g grandparents Lon Elliott and Mae(Sanders)Elliott.
This is my grandmother on my Dads side Doskey Mae Sanders-Elliott.b.10-22-1905,d.04-07-1994.Buried at Dongola cemetery,Searcy Co.Ar.
This is my grandmothers family -left to right-Jeweldean Loggins -her grandmother,Martha Sanders-unk-unk-her stepmother Lenny Sanders-her Dad Samuel Nathan...
Samuel Nathan Sanders was my g grandfather.He is the father of my grandmother Doskey Mae Sanders Elliott.He was married to Ollie Sanders Sanders,my grannys...
Kathy's Discussion Posts
Kathy Smith I LIVED WITH MY GRANDPARENTS LON AND MAE ELLIOTT WHEN I WAS A LITTLE GIRL.SOME OF MY BEST CHILHOOD MEMORIES WERE WITH THEM.I REMEMBER GRANNY WASHING CLOTHES IN A LARGE KETTLE AND WASH BOARD AND THE BEST COOKING ON THAT OLD WOOD COOK STOVE.SHE WOULD MAKE LYE SOAP AND REALLY SCRUB US CLEAN WITH IT.SHE CANNED EVERYTHING FROM THE GARDEN THAT PAP PLANTED SO THEY DID'NT BUY MUCH FROM TOWN.PAP WOULD GO TO TOWN ALMORT EVERY SATURDAY,HE WOULD VISIT AND WHITTLE SWAP KNIVES WITH HIS FRIENDS AND ALWAYS BRING CANDY HOME TO US.HE WORKED HARD ON THAT LITTLE FARM PLOWING WITH HIS HORSES,HUNTING,TRAPPING.PAP WAS KNOWN FOR GROWING GREAT TASTING WATERMELONS.AT ONE TIME SOME BOYS WERE STEALING THEM,SO TO FIND OUT WHO WAS DOING IT HE PLUGED A FEW MELONS WITH CROTTEN OIL,WELL BY THE NEXT DAY WORD GOT AROUND WHICH BOYS HAD A VERY BAD BELLY ACHE ALONG WHAT WE CALLED THE "THE BACK DOOR TROTS".AFTER THAT THE MELONS WERE PRETTY MUCH LEFT ALONE.WE DID'NT HAVE MUCH(BY TODAYS STANDARDS),GRANNY WOULD MAKE US PRETTY LITTLE DRESSES OUT OF FLOUR SACKS,BUT LOOKING BACK(COSIDERING THE STRESS AND HUSSLE AND BUSSLE OF TODAY)WE WERE RICH.
Kathy Smith WHEN I WAS A LITTLE GIRL,MY GRANDFATHER LON ELLIOTT(PAP)WENT TO A MOUTAIN WHERE HE HAD A CANE FIELD.WHILE THERE HE KILLED A RATHER LARGE RATTLE SNAKE(SO HE THOUGHT).HE PUT IT IN A MILK BUCKET AND PUT IT BETWEEN HIS FEET AND LEGS SO HE COULD SHOW THE FOLKS AT THE HOUSE THE LARGE RATTLER.AFTER HE GOT HOME HE POURED THE SNAKE OUT ON THE GROUND.LOW AND BEHOLD THE RATTLE SNAKE TRIED TO CRAWL OFF.PAP WAS LUCKY HE DID'NT GET BIT AND THE SECOND TIME THE RATTLER WAS'NT SO LUCKY.
Kathy Smith Take med.sauce pan-put 1c.suger-1/2c.flour-2heaping Tbls.cocoa-stir together-add 3c.milk-cook on med.heat stiring constantly till thick-add 1tsp. vanilla.Serve over hot biscuits broken in half-add butter or margerine on top.this was a real treat for breakfast that my Granny Mae Elliott would fix when we were kids.
Kathy Smith 1-MED POTATOE-LARGE BAG POWDERED SUGAR-PEANUT(SMOOTH OR CRUNCHY)BOIL POTATOE WITH SKIN ON TILL DONE-TAKE OUT OF WATER AND LET COOL-TAKE SKIN OFF,PUT IN MIXING BOWL AND BEAT WIH MIXER.ADD P.SUGAR(BATTER WILL BE THIN AT FIRST)KEEP ADDING P.SUGAR TILL THE DOUGH IS REAL THICK AND STIFF.ROLL ON FLAT SURFACE IN POWDERED SUGAR IN A CIRCLE ABOUT 1/8 INCH THICK.SPREAD PEANUT BUTTER ON SURFACE,ROLL TO MAKE LONG CYLENDER SHAPE.PLACE ON PLATTER AND CHILL IN FRIG.AND SLICE.INSTANT POTATOES CAN BE USED.MY GRANDMOTHER MAE SANDERS ELLIOTT USED TO MAKE THIS EVERY CHRISTMAS IN THE OZARKS IN ARKANSAS.SHE CALLED IT ARSH TATER CANDY.
Dec 20, 2003 · posted to the surname Elliott
Kathy Smith does anyone know if the brown girls in picturer could be related to a kissy brown?
Sep 11, 2003 · posted to the photo Irene Sanders, Cherokee National Female Seminary, OK