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Mary Wood Sechrest
1867  - 1950

Daughter of Hugh Wood
Married James Frank Sechrest 1888
Mother of George Washington Sechrest 

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

George Washington Sechrest - Ida Williams & Family 

Married  in 1927
George (1893-1982) was the son of
James Frank Sechrest
Mary Wood.

Ida (1906-1985) was the daughter of
George Williams
Melvina West

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

Gilbert William 'Gib' Sechrest
1928 - 2003

Gib was an avid fisherman. 



 Son of George Sechrest & Ida Williams
Married Madge Chaney Jan. 16, 1954

 Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

Gilbert W. 'Gib' Sechrest & Madge Chaney

Madge was the daughter of
Ray Edward Chaney
Edith Mae Garrett

Madge died in 1990

 Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

George 'Levi' Sechrest 

1935 - 2002

Son of George Washington Sechrest
Ida Williams

Married Walcia ‘Leona’ Begley 02 Nov 1957
(1939 - 2003)

Children Jennifer, Judy, Joyce, Julie & Janet

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

 Cecil Sechrest & Bobby Sechrest. 
Lula Mae Sechrest, Jearline Sechrest
& Helen 'Louise' Mayberry

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

Minnie and Henry Sechrest and their son David Shannon Sechrest.  (David was named after Shannon County)

 Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

Gilbert Sechrest & his new bride Madge (Chaney) Sechrest and their dog Skeebo.  This picture was taken in the mid 50's.

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

George and Ida (Williams) Sechrest
standing by the 1949 Chevy.

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

George & Ida (Williams) Sechrest with their baby Gilbert Sechrest.  This picture was taken about 1929.

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

Minnie (Stacey) Sechrest and Henry Sechrest by the apartments in Birch Tree.  Taken probably in the early 70's.

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

The last picture is of the Sechrest family. 
In the back row, the tall girl on the left :
Lizzie Sechrest b. Feb. 8, 1889--d. Jan. 16, 1916
Next to Lizzie is Thomas Sechrest b. 1895 d. 1924
Then George Sechrest b. April 22, 1893--d. Jan. 10, 1982
Next to George is Ada (Stacey) Sechrest  b. 1889 d. 1983
Front row from left is  J. Frank Sechrest, b. 1867 d. 1918
Little girl in middle is Lucy Sechrest b. 1904 d. 1919
Next to Lucy is Mary (Wood) Sechrest  b. 1868 d. 1950
The little boy next to Mary is Henry Sechrest b. 1906 d. 1981
The boy on the end is Lewis Sechrest b. 1901 d. 1936

This family had many struggles. 
So many children lost to mainly tuberculosis. 
They had 3 other children who are not in this picture.
James Frank died at an early age in 1918
and the following year they lost Lucy.
 Lizzie the oldest girl died two years before her dad.

Contributed by Rhonda Bradshaw

William M. 'Bill' & Hannah Martin Barkley Homeplace

South of Bartlett Shannon Co MO

The Barkley's moved here from Wayne Co TN abt. 1870

Today the house is used for hay storage.
The Williams family cemetery
is on the left before you get to the farm gates.

Photo taken by Donita Barkley

Lewis Jiles & Nancy E. Jones Norris Homeplace


Rocky (formerly known as Flip) Shannon Co MO

Jct. H & NN

The Flip post office was located near here,
across H Highway from the Horner Church lane.

Photo taken by Donita Barkley

Leo E. Youngblood
31 Jan 1910 - 12 Sep 1972
James Otho ‘Coke’ Blanks
08 Feb 1903 - 18 Sep 1987

Contributed by John Barkley




Contributed by Sylvia Hathaway


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