CLAUDE HALE, left and his
brother, Willie, were photographed together at a family cemetery meeting
in the mid-1950s. The other two people pictured in the photo are not
known. Claude was a preacher and lived at Honaker and Willie was a coal
miner, who lived at Oakwood. Both were the sons of Marion and Susanna Hale
and were the brothers of Vertie Dye. While both Claude and Willie are now
deceased, Vertie is 93 and resides in the Manassas area. The photo was
submitted by Willie's daughter, Maxine Perry, of Vansant.