This is the childhood home of William Caswell Sugg, Senior (Red) and his brother Joseph Speight Sugg (Joe). Mount Prospect, also known as the Exum Lewis House, was a historic plantation house located near Leggett, Edgecombe County, North Carolina. It … Read More
Hello VSLVA Family – At the last meeting, Ben Merrill, David Merrill and I were asked to plan the 2019 VSLVA reunion. It is scheduled for Thursday – Sunday, June 20-23, 2019. We are strongly considering The Boar’s Head Resort … Read More
Dear VSLVA family – Sally is gone to glory, as of Monday afternoon. The funeral was yesterday at 11 a.m. at Arlington Memorial Park in Sandy Springs (Atlanta). Please join us for a service celebrating her life Saturday June 2nd … Read More
I wanted to write a bit about the Variety Shade house that I knew as a child before it was torn down to prevent a fire that might burn down the nearby trees planted for VSLVA. No one had lived … Read More
Thanks to historical researcher Andy Keller for archiving the Variety Shade cemetery on the Find A Grave website. You can see the photos from vslva.org that he used for the listings.