If you look deeply into the palm of your hand, you will see your parents and all generations of your ancestors. All of them are alive in this moment. Each is present in your body. You are the continuation of each of these people.—Thich Nhat HanhVietnamese monk, activist and writer
My maternal grandparents, William L. and Myrtle A. (Snider) Yawamn
My paternal grandmother, Mamie O. (Martindale) Spurlock
My paternal grandfather, Jasper J. "Jack" Spurlock, Sr.
© 2012 Denise Spurlock