Vaiden, Mississippi

New Photos

 

 

The Vaiden Gin

Hwy. 51 North, Vaiden, MS

Photo Courtesy of Bobby Mims Photography

 

 

 

 

The Carroll County Circuit Clerks

 

(L to R): George Turbeville, Ralph Self and Charles Ellis

 

Description: Vaiden 1

c.1951

 

Janice Threat and James Crook.Janiceís father was pastor of the Methodist church.

She married Harold Stanton.

Courtesy of Grace Randle Atchley

 

 

 

 

Description: Vaiden2

c.1951

 

Betty Cummings in front of the door to the depot. 

Her father was section foreman on the railroad and they lived in the white house

next to the Lion Service Station, which was later bought by

Joe and Ellen Rogers after it was no longer used as a section foremanís house.

Courtesy of Grace Randle Atchley

 

 

 

Description: Vaiden 3

c.1951

Grace Randle (daughter ofMildred Randle and Peyton Randle) and James Crook on the platform.

Courtesy of Grace Randle Atchley

 

 

 

 

Description: Vaiden 4

c.1950

8th grade class photo from Vaiden School taken in 1950.This class graduated in 1954. 

The boy on the left back row is James Alford*. 

He taught school at Vaiden and served as Superintendent of Schools in Winona

Courtesy of Grace Randle Atchley

 

* NOTE:As per Carolyn Noah Graetz, James Alford dropped out of school for two years and actually graduated from Vaiden in 1956.

 

 

 

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