Marian's Hunting Stories, etc., etc., etc...

Marian's Hunting Stories, etc., etc., etc...
Stories of my hunting experiences with family, friends or whatever else I want to blog about.

A Dixie Lady Deer Hunter

Article by Fred Messina, editor of "On Target Outdoors" from The Vicksburg Evening Post on Friday, January 19, 1990. Photo by Bob Phillips.

Bob Phillips came up the other day with a photo of his wife Marian and a deer she got on Brown's Point New Years Eve. The deer was an 8-point with 16 inches of inside spread that weighed in at 190 pounds. A nice trophy in anyone's book. However, the tale Bob told is that this was Marian's fourth deer this year and he claimed that he would have done better than he did if he had not spent so much time hauling Marian's deer out of the woods. Come off it, Bob. We all know who the hunter was.

Saturday, April 26, 2008

A Colorful Death Notice

A friend from Texas sent me this obituary of Ida Mae Russell Sills that was in the Memphis,TN, Commercial Appeal and was written by her son, Lee. The wording is something that you do not usually read, but it has it's little digs and jabs at her life which seems to sneak up on you. Read here....

1 comment:

Kristine said...

I kind of like it. Sounds like she had a colorful and interesting life and had a sense of humor.

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