Monthly Archives: May 2010

Granddad Stories, Pt. 2

My brother Dave has several favorites, as we all do.  Some are stories of Daddy’s growing up years; some are stories that show the character and strength of our Daddy.  I am going to post the initial thought that Dave … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Stories, Part 1

Daddy was born June 2, 1920, so was definitely part of a generation of story tellers.  All of Daddy’s brothers (Daddy was second born of five boys) were gifted with words as well, but I, of course, am partial to … Continue reading

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Better Days…And Nights!

I hope last night is the beginning of a trend toward restful nights.  Tuesday night was a little better than Monday night, and last night was much better than Tuesday night.  Maybe we are on an upward swing!  Tuesday night, … Continue reading

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A Hard Day’s Night!

Wow!  That’s all I have to say!!!  Our friend Rick told Pastor that if he had a video camera on the Petty family, no one else in the church would think they had any problems!  Mama has had good and … Continue reading

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AWOL

Wow, has it been a long week!  So much has happened, I hardly know how to write it all down.  I think I’ll begin with last Friday, and see what comes out!Well, actually, I think this saga began before Friday.  … Continue reading

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Meet My New Grandbaby!!!!

I am so blessed to tell you all that our newest grandbaby was born yesterday, May 4, 2010 at 7:47 p.m.  HE weighed in at 7 lbs., 8 oz., and was 20.5 inches long.His name is Titus Lyndon Petty, and … Continue reading

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May 3, 1983

 Our lives were changed forever 27 years ago today.  Nathanael Thomas Petty came into the world weighing 8 lbs., 9.5 oz., the happiest and best baby I ever knew!!I have been trying to write this all day, but busyness at … Continue reading

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