Happy Birthday to my paternal grandmother, Ruby Virginia Hollingsworth Burnett. Ruby was the daughter of Augustus H. Hollingsworth and Ida Ann Lyles. She was the wife of Leo E. Burnett and was born in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana November 19, 1901.
Ruby was known to recite the poem “Jonah and the Whale”. Click below to hear her recite the poem.
|Ruby Virginia Hollingsworth Burnett|
19-Nov-1901 to 07-Mar-1990