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Catholic Church in Davis

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This is a photo of the Catholic Church in Davis. The Saint Veronica’s Catholic Church was closed due to declining attendance and combined with the Saint Thomas Catholic Church. This happened in the early 1990’s. The building was taken down and lumber salvaged for use by others. At some time, lightning struck the Spire and major damage was inflicted More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Charles D. Judy Family

This photo is of the Charles D. Judy Family. Charles was a son of Zebulon and Cynthia Graham Judy of Spruce Run, Harman. Pictured from left to right, front row are: William “Bill”, Grace, May, Laura More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Methodist Episcopal Church

This photo is of the Methodist Episcopal Church South in Parsons. There has been a challenge to figure out where this church was located. According to Fansler, such a church existed by the road near Alum Hill. More...

the children of Henry
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

The Children of Henry

  This photo is of Bonnie, Alan, Lewis and Violet (Sis) Smith from the Flanagan Hill Area. They are the children of Henry and Loutie Hedrick Smith. Loutie was the daughter of Maudie Raines Hedrick, granddaughter More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Tannery in Parsons

  This is a photo of the Tannery in Parsons. Note the smoke stack which still stands today. According to records, the Tannery was built in 1893 by Thomas Gould and his sister, Abbie Gould. The Tannery changed More...

The Home of Eugene Radcliff, Hendricks
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Eugene Radcliff of Hendricks

This photo is of the home of Eugene Radcliff of Hendricks. It appears that The Merchant’s Photographer of Hendricks took the picture and it was printed for The J. E. Poling Co. A quick search lead me to no More...

Moss Ford Bridge
By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Moss Ford Bridge

  This photo is of the Moss Ford Bridge know prior as Job’s Ford. It was printed by Broadwater’s Art Shop Thomas and is postmarked June 23, 1908. The bridge is named after Mr. E. M. Moss who was More...

Thomas House
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Thomas House

  This is the last in the series of Rail Yard Buildings from Thomas. This is the houses built along the hill and most likely part of what was called Tony Row. I have been told that all of the buildings were More...