Norman Scott Strickland — Family Birthdays: Wordless Wednesday

  My father would have been eighty-three years old today.  The fourth boy of George and Florette Sayles Strickland, Norman grew up on the family farm outside of Chase City, Virginia.  When the eldest brother, Sidney, got to seventh grade, George decided to buy a bus and transport his children and those of his neighbors … Continue reading Norman Scott Strickland — Family Birthdays: Wordless Wednesday

Tombstone Tuesday/This Day In Family History: Norman Scott Strickland’s Birth Day

Travel south from Chase City, Virginia on the Boydton Road about 15 minutes, turn left at Dodson Corners onto Hunter's Lane.  Follow the bend to the left, through a grove of pine to the meadows shorn of their grass by cows now shunning the noon heat among the shade of oak trees. Sitting on your … Continue reading Tombstone Tuesday/This Day In Family History: Norman Scott Strickland’s Birth Day