LD(Pig)Taylor & Lee Anna Wells - 1948 - They married November 30, 1950 - Norman, OK - 8 children - Danny Ray, Carol Kay, Gary Lee, Terry Wayne, Linda Gayle, Kathy Anne, Roger Lynn & Cheryl Linnette - lived in/around Blanchard/Dibble area of Oklahoma. May you Rest in peace, Daddy.
A young Pig Taylor, age 15, breaks a wild horse at the Giles Ranch, Blanchard, Oklahoma. Daddy said he could raise his hat after breaking this Paint Horse to cause it to rear up.
My Grandfather, Leonard Hubert Wells, United States Army, 80th Division, 319th Army Infantry, Company F -- World War 2
LH & Mattalee Wells, Blanchard, OK as they celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.
LH is the son of Leonard Austin Wells (Gum Grove, Crawford County, Arkansas) and Ollie Geneva Ferguson Brown.
Leonard Hubert was born on August 12, 1914 in Indianola, Pittsburg County, Indian Territory (OK) and died on March 8, 1987.
Mattalee (Wood) Wells is the daughter of Cora Lee (Stephens) and Walter Wood.
Mattalee was born on April 2, 1918 in Tuttle, Oklahoma and died on March 15, 2004.
LH & Mattalee are buried in the Fairview Cemetery, Tuttle, Oklahoma.
John David Taylor born in Oklahoma 7 October 1902, he passed from this life on December 23, 1985. John is the son of Marion Riley and Dinisha Eugenia (Bennett) Taylor.
John David is the father of Earl Wayne Taylor and Lester David Taylor.
John lived in/around the areas of Amber, Middleberg & Blanchard, Oklahoma.
John David Taylor is buried in the Blanchard Cemetery.
My gGrandmother Cora Lee (Stephens) WOOD. Born: 21 Jan 1889, Died at the age of 66 on 25 August 1955.
Cora Lee was about 18 years old in this photo. The daughter of Andrew Jackson Stephens and Millie Ann Terry. They had 15 children.
Cora Lee married Walter Wood in Tuttle, OK.
Kathy Anne Taylor Spivey, daughter of LD & LeeAnna (Wells) Taylor. Married November 14, 1976 to Michael Edward Spivey, Mother to: Jay, Kevin & Leslie Spivey.
Grandaughter of: Bertha Mae (Marsh) & John David Taylor, Hubert Leonard & Mattalee (Wood) Wells
MARSH family Women - Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri. The lady in the middle is Bertha Mae Marsh, she is destined to become my grandmother some 40 years later.
My maternal g-grandparents, the parents of my Grandmother, Bertha Mae Marsh Taylor. Lucy was born Lucy Ann Gibson 4 October 1870 in Lenox, Dent County, Missouri, the daughter of Caroline Missouri Thurman and James Riley Gibson. Lucy married William Albert Marsh in Rolla, Missouri on March 25, 1892. Lucy passed from this earth on October 11, 1959. William Albert Marsh was born on November 28, 1869 in Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri to James Buchanan Marsh and Mary Frances Bradley. He passed away July 14, 1957. He and Lucy are buried in the Cement, Oklahoma cemetary.
My Paternal Grandmother, Bertha Mae Marsh Taylor, taken in Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri.