Your Storied Life

Stolen Apples Taste Better: The Defiant Joy of Thelma Earle Hoye (1906-1973) and Her Granddaughter Elaine

Stolen Apples Taste Better: The Defiant Joy of Thelma Earle Hoye (1906-1973) and Her Granddaughter Elaine

Stolen Apples Taste Better: The Defiant Joy of Thelma Earle Hoye (1906-1973) and Her Granddaughter Elaine

Your Storied Life: Pocket Portrait of Laverne Rhoads Vallance (1899-1962) and Her Stillborn Babies

Your Storied Life: Pocket Portrait of Laverne Rhoads Vallance (1899-1962) and Her Stillborn Babies

Laverne Rhoads Vallance (1899-1962) had four stillborn babies (one set of twins) between 1922 and 1924 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. These were her only children. Here are their stories.

Your Storied Life: Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) Part 3, The Later Years

Your Storied Life: Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) Part 3, The Later Years

Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) and her work ethic - “If you didn’t work for it, it isn’t yours.” This is Part 3 of her “Storied Life”.

Your Storied Life: Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) Part 2, The Middle Years

Your Storied Life: Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) Part 2, The Middle Years

Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) moves her family north. This is Part 2 of her “Storied Life”.

Your Storied Life: Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) Part 1, The Early Years

Your Storied Life: Viola Waters Bedwell (1916-2000) Part 1, The Early Years

Fannie Viola Waters was born in Clarksville, TN in 1916. She would be known by her married name, Viola Bedwell. This is Part 1 of her “Storied Life”.