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“One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.”
― Antonio Porchia

 

Guide to Photos:

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1.

John W Brinkley and Sarah Elizabeth (Brinkley) Dill

Children of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley

from Ancestry profile, verified by grand-daughter

2.

Daniel Houston Dill

from Ancestry profile, verified by grand-daughter

3.

Georgia Ada (Fennel) Dill

First Wife of Winfield Dill

from Ancestry profile

4.

John H Brinkley

from Ancestry profile, verified by great-grandson

5.

Bessie (Proveaux) Brinkley, John W Brinkley, Sam A Brinkley and Lou Ella (Prince) Brinkley

Sons of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley, with wives

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

6.

Mildred (Dill) Bell, on left

Daughter of Winfield Dill

from Ancestry profile

7.

Samuel A Brinkley

Son of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

8.

Willie Dill

Son of Daniel Houston and Mattie (Coleman) Dill

from the personal collection of Red Anthony

9.

Family of Andrew Jackson Brinkley

from Ancestry profile

10.

James Isham and Mary Magdalene (Brinkley) Blankenship

Daughter of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley, with husband

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

11.

Roosevelt Wilson Dill and Grover Humphres

Son of Coy and Icelee (Knox) Dill, with wife’s uncle

from the personal collection of Tammy Peacy

12.

Esther Candis (Brinkley) Radford

Daughter of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley

from the personal collection of Debbie Swingle

13.

Samuel A and Lou Ella (Prince) Brinkley

Son of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley, with wife

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

14.

Jackson Leon and Martha White

Son of Willie Dill and Delois Clementine White, with wife

from the personal collection of Tina Graham

15.

Spence Brinkley holding David Brinkley

Son and Grandson of Samuel A and Lou Ella (Prince) Brinkley

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

16.

Sarah Elizabeth (Dill) White

Daughter of Coy and Icelee (Knox) Dill

from the personal collection of Sandra Church

17.

Samuel A Brinkley and John W Brinkley

Sons of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

18.

(Back row, from left) Claude Radford, Ruby (Blackwell) Blankenship, Frank Isam Radford

(Front row, from left) Willie (Watson) Blankenship, James Blankenship

Children of Esther Candis (Brinkley) and James Hampton Radford, and Mary M (Brinkley) and James Isham Blankenship

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

19.

Coy Dill, Lois (Humphres) Dill, and Helen (Lee) Dill

Son of Daniel Houston and Mattie (Coleman) Dill, with daughter-in-law, and second wife

from the personal collection of Sandra Church

20.

Eugene Brinkley and Johnnie Brinkley

Son and Daughter of Samuel A and Lou Ella (Prince) Brinkley 

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

21.

Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley

from Ancestry profile, verified by great-grandson

22.

James Isham Blankenship, Mary Magdalene (Brinkley) Blankenship, and Samuel A Brinkley

Children of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley, in-law

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

23.

Winfield Dill

Son of Daniel Houston and Mattie (Coleman) Dill

from Ancestry profile

24.

Roosevelt Wilson holding Karl Michael Dill

Son and Grandson of Coy and Icelee (Knox) Dill

from the personal collection of Tammy Peacy

25.

Samuel A and Lou Ella (Prince) Brinkley

Son of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley, with wife

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

26.

Frank Isam Radford (center)

Son Esther Candis (Brinkley) and James Hampton Radford

from the personal collection of Debbie Swingle

27.

Sarah (Brinkley) Dill, Mary (Brinkley) Blankenship, Samuel A Brinkley, & Candis (Brinkley) Radford

Children of John H and Mary Jane (Gaines) Brinkley, with unkown child and man on porch

from the personal collection of David Brinkley

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