Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Ruby Virginia Hollingsworth Burnett - Born Nov 19, 1901

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

1 comment:

  1. Michael,

    I want to let you know that your blog is listed in today's Fab Finds post at http://janasgenealogyandfamilyhistory.blogspot.com/2014/11/follow-friday-fab-finds-for-november-21.html

    Have a wonderful weekend!