Little Old Woman Replay - The irreplaceable value of asking questions while you can

Donna Sears

Did you whip up your family-famous potato salad this summer and head off to the family reunion? My kids and I are lucky that descendants of my mother’s family come yearly from as far away as Arkansas and gather in the park in Lake City where I maintain the old house my great-grandmother purchased for $400 when she left the farm.

We usually bring several hot dishes since many of the others are camping or staying in a motel.

Tom and Ella Lamb had seven children and somehow the reunion has narrowed down to about 60 of us, with the majority being members of my Uncle Sam’s family, a loving and cheerful bunch I am happy to reunite with each July.

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