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A Celtic Mother's Smile

"Mother" Irene Gailey Stone 79th Birthday - October 6, 2002

She was a wonderful mother to all of us who loved and adored her.
We miss her and her laughter.

Using the Celtic Teal alphabet from Rainy's Alphas and a lovely QuickPage from Ivy's Inspirations

Alice & Harvey Vandegar Puckett pose with Some of their Children in 1911

Alice & Harvey Vandegar Puckett Family Circa 1911 - Millsap, Parker County, Texas
I thought I had put this wonderful picture on Genealogy Traces a long time ago, but when I saw it on my computer today, I looked for it here and couldn't find it. So if I have repeated it, please forgive me.

This is my great-grandparents, Harvey Vandegar Puckett and Alice Cook Roberts Puckett and all but their youngest child, daughter L. G. Puckett.

In the back from left to right are Lorado Missouri "Tommie", Lilly, and Lucy.

On the front row from left to right are Mildred, Harvey Vandegar, Alice holding Ballard, and Edna Alice (my grandmother).

Ballard was born in June of 1910 according to my family records taken from his sister, Edna's, handwritten notes. And he appears to be about six months old here. Maybe it was taken for a Christmas gift that December.

Children of Harvey Vandegar Puckett and Alice Cook Roberts:
Mary Lucy Puckett, born July 23, 1895 in Texas and died Dec…