Times were much slower and laid back in the early days of East Texas. Most every small town had a prankster who enjoyed the thrill of pulling off a good joke on someone. One of the very best was a man from Hemphill, Texas, Drayton B. Speights, who lived near the Palo Gaucho Creek.
My name is Patsy Ann Elizabeth Bowden I was born in Beckville, Texas on February 26,1945 My Parents are Earnest and Josie Methvin Fowler My Grandparents are William Franklin Fowler & Miranda Amanda Methvin James Elijah Methvin & Julie Dosia Hailey I had four sisters; Lorene, Corine, Earnestine,and Naoma. I had a brother David who died at the age of 10.
1. What is your full name? Roy Nelson Platt
2. When and where were you born?
Atlanta Ga. 10/19/1952
3. What are/were your parents’ names? Who were your grandparents’ names. Parents: Ed Platt and Mildred (Black) Platt
Grandparents: Grover and Effie Black (mother side)