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Anderson Wolford

This is a photo of Anderson Wolford from the Flanagan Hill Area of the County. Anderson was the son of John T and Susanna Flanagan Wolford. Anderson’s grandparents were John and Fannie Thompson Wolford. Anderson’s great grandparents were the Reverend John and Edith Woolever Thompson. The Reverend John Wolford was the first settler in that part of More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
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Momma Said

The weather is set to warm up and the bird feeder is alive with activity. I have mourning doves, wrens, starlings, blue jays and squirrels. I have always enjoyed watching birds and I think the doves are my favorite. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
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Common Threads

A common thread throughout the region, since the start of Tucker Community Foundation, is strong donor support that has created a roster of scholarship funds and a number of endowments that support educational programs More...

old house
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

The house in this picture may not be familiar to many folks in Tucker County. However, the chimney in the house is very familiar to many. The chimney, which is all that is left of the Wolford homeplace, is located More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Common Threads

2016 ushered in a new year and a new Youth Philanthropy Initiative for Tucker Community Foundation with Sandy Frank of the TCF Development Office leading the charge. Having kicked off the program with a Write-to-Win More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Momma Said

Lunch is about ready and I am starved. When it is cold outside, all I want to do is eat. I can’t afford to do that as much as I want because before too long I won’t fit through the door. Momma Said, “That More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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The Winter Woods

  With snow continuing to fall and winter finally making its presence known I thought it would be appropriate to write about the winter woods this week. It’s amazing how different the landscape looks with More...

Colombus Wolford
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of a Columbus (1824-1878) and Mary Susan Flanagan (1835-1911) Wolford. Mary was the daughter of William Flanagan. Columbus was the son of John and Frances Thompson Wolford, Jr. The names would be More...