Chapter 6: Zachariah
Blackledge and Descendants
photo page #4 for
Chapter 6 presents photos collected by Linda Grace Talbot from family
members. For other
photos, see: Photo
Providing a look at some submitted photos that did not appear in First Edition of "Blackledges in America." Descendant numbers from the Second Edition for Chapter 6 have been inserted in the photo captions to provide "Blackledges in America" identification references.
|"Lizzie" with children: (four photos submitted by Irma Breazeale) First we have two views of same family gathering c. 1954 in McComb, MS: (left to right) Corrine Gibson , Salata Elizabeth "Lizzie" Blackledge , William Riley Blackledge , and Rosie Smith . Note the next photo is another view. Third photo: Pinkie Holifield , (the wife of Richard Frances Blackledge ). Fourth photo: Wayne Co, MS gathering: Front Row kneeling: Paul Franklin Blackledge son of William Riley Blackledge . Standing, left to right: Dovie and William Riley Blackledge ; Mattie Smith ; Pinkie Holifield ; and Rosie Smith . Photos 3 and 4 taken in 1983, Wayne Co, MS.|
submitted by Irma Breazeale) 1. Salata
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Blackledge , c. 1952, Jones Co, MS. 2. James R.
"Jimmy" Smith husband of Rosie
Blackledge . 3. William
Riley Blackledge  and Salata
Blackledge , c. 1954, McComb, MS. 4. "Jimmy" Smith family photo: (by Olan
Row Left to Right: Jimmy and Rosie Smith , Irma
Breazeale. Second Row Left to Right:
Vreeland, Joyce Ward, Flora Lee Shedd, Letha Ann
Kelly taken in Jones Co, MS, 1979.
5. Jimmy Smith Family Funeral Photo: seated in front: Rosa Smith ; standing in back, L to R: Irma Breazeale, Letha Ann Kelly, Joyce Ward, Lizzie Lou Vreeland, and Flora Lee Shedd. Photo taken in 1983 in Laurel, Jones Co, MS.
|Minnie and John: Minnie Marie Blackledge  and husband John Shedd with little Lillie Mae Shedd . Photo taken in Wayne Co, MS, c. 1927. Lillie Mae Shedd Hodge:  in 1946. Minnie and Willie Dee: Minnie Blackledge  and Willie Dee Blackledge , c. 1988, MS.|
Blackledge: Maudie  shown in
1942. Maudie was Willie Dee's mother. William
Albert Blackledge: c. 1920 William Riley
Blackledge: William Riley 
Blackledge : Willie Dee 
in 1965. Faye and father: Maudie
Faye Blackledge  and her father Willie Dee Blackledge  in
1967. Two Maudies:
another photo on same occasion, however this has Willie Dee's mother
Maudie  on the left.
|Faye and Frankie: Maudie Faye , spouse David Lee Cutchens and son Frankie Lee . Photo taken in Hurricane Mills, TN, c. 1992. Outstanding in their field: Boyd, Hollis, Luell Blackledge. Maudie Luell: Luell  later in life.|