• Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery in Union County, North Carolina. • Lakeland Memorial Park in Monroe, North Carolina.
History: In this episode, we will visit two cemeteries in the state of North Carolina. You’ll hear a short history about the city of Crab Orchard; and some history about the cemetery in Monroe—we’ll also step back in time to look at how weather forecasts came about.
Bertha E. Watkins: Born January 10, 1891 – Died: December 25, 1935 While driving home from a church Christmas gathering (with her three of children, her sister, and her brother-in-law), the driver—not paying attention—made a right turn into death and destruction.
Johnny Carter Helms: Born: October 4, 1931 – Died: May 17, 1957 A young Air Force pilot who tragically lost his life in the U.S.