Photo Archive

The following are photos I inherited from my grandmother, Lillie Basham Halstead as well as photos contributed by readers.  I note which are which. My photos are scanned images and uploaded directly. If you would like a high quality copy of a photo, I am happy to contact them or put you in contact with the owner.

The following photos courtesy of Terri Pack Harvey 

Pearl Pack

David Basham, Mandy Vest, Howard Vest

The following are photos I inherited:

Amos Basham (son of John
Wesley Basham son of Alexander and
Mary Jane Pack Basham)

John and David Basham sons of Ray and Juanita Basham

John Wesley Basham and his 2nd wife Lucy Pack Wills Basham

Juanita Basham with son John

Lucy Pack Wills Basham
(2nd wife to John Wesley Basham)

Ray Basham, son of John Wesley Basham
and his first wife Ida Jane Albatine Lilly

Sarah Basham.  Daughter to J.W. Basham
and Ida Jane

Lf to Right: Christopher Pack (a sometime minister at Rhoda Mem. Church), and his cousin John Wesley Basham)
Left to Rt: Billy Pack, David Basham, Howard Vest
Joshua Lilly's Family (son of Andrew Lewis Lilly)
Alma, daughter of Joshua Lilly
Wash and Lou Pack's family 
John Wesley Alexander Basham Family (Lf to Rt: Emma Grace,  Estel,
wife: Ida Jane (nee Lilly), John the father with Lillie on knee, Amos stands behind, David
at far right, Luther stands at tree in the distance but faded out

Lillie Jennings Basham Halstead (this blogger's grandmother).
John Wesley Basham's Home (my great grandfather).
Early 1930's.

The following photos courtesy of Vernon Pack:

Left to right: M. Alice Lilly,  (married Eugene 
Livingston Harvey; Cora, and Belle (died of TB) d/o W.S.J. Lilly and Romanza Harvey Lilly

Children of Samuel and Rhoda Pack: Cecil (married W.E. Harvey), Andrew
Jackson Pack (m: Cleopatra Harvey), Tilden Pack, Lora, Afred Berman "Bum"
Pack, George Washington "Wash" Pack, and William Alexander Pack

Ester, son of Andrew Pack and  Pearl, son of George Washington "Wash" Pack and Lou Pack (nee Vest)

Vernon: "Old house on Panthers Knob WVa where I was born. Child on porch Terisa Pack(d/o Jack Pack)."  Originally owned by Isaac Harvey, then Calvin Harvey.

Vernon: "Jonas Harvey circa 1902-3 - s/o [Jonathan] Calvin and Mary E. Harvey
Jonas died of T.B. 1905 - buried near Nimitz on Ellison Ridge Road."

Vernon: "Jonathan Calvin Harvey and Mary Elizabeth Harvey, my great
grandparents [on my] mother's side"

Manora Alice Lilly Harvey (d/o W.S.Lilly and Romanza Lilly),
 Eugene Livingston Harvey (s/o John Wesley Harvey & Eliza Jane Harvey,
g/p J.W. Harvey, gg/ps: Nancy and Michael Harvey)
Children: Garnett, Golden, Pearl

 Eugene Livingston Harvey

The family of Oliver "Ollie" and Notie Harvey (they
are the older couple in center).
Vernon's notes provided on photo.
also: Ruth married Paul Lowe, Mable Vest d/o Alvis & Ida Vest,
Mary Belle d/o Howard and Opal Vest

Ollie and Notie Harvey

Pack and Basham boys: Alfred (son of A.B. "Bum" Pack), Ester (son of Andrew Pack
and Cleopatra Harvey Pack), Earl and Ray Basham (sons of John Wesley Basham),
Dewey (son of Samuel Tilden Pack), and Andy Pack

Vernon's notes provided


Vernon's family:  Herbert, father, mother Ethel
and sister Juanita

Vernon's notes provided

 Virginia Mae Yancey Pack (Vernon's late wife)

Wash and Lou Pack

William Stonewall Jackson Lilly and his second wife Nannie

Jewell Field provided article to Vernon