Tag: Liberty Grove School


26 December 2018

Ola Mae Ross was the sister of my grandmother, Mary Eula Ross. She and Elmer lived in the same neighborhood near the Dallas, Collin and Rockwall County line before they married on October 12, 1918.  Raymond Andrew Cross was born in Gordon, Texas on June 18, 1900. Raymond married Ola Mae Ross of the Liberty […]

G. W. Nelson, Entertained Area Residents

13 July 2018

George and Miley Nelson  were the first residents of the Liberty Grove Community to own a television.  Miley Hatley Nelson was born in the foothills of the Ozarks alongside the Arkansas River. She was the only child born to Martin and Willis Hatley. However, her father already had six children before he married Willis, and […]


5 May 2018

Nell Lorraine Foster Brawley, Lorraine Foster Brawley, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and treasured friend died Thursday, October 7, 1999 surrounded by her family and friends after a long struggle with heart disease. She was born in the Liberty Grove community of northeast Dallas County on September 10, 1915. She was the daughter of James […]