Mary Susie Wingfield and Millie Ann Billingsley

Mary Susie Wingfield and Millie Ann Billingsley


Mary Susie Wingfield (left) and Millie Ann Billingsley (right)

Mary Susie Wingfield (left) was the daughter of James Washington Wingfield and Malinda Caroline (Cornelius) Wingfield. She was born February 10, 1889 in Nevada County, Arkansas and died June 12, 1967. She married Mathew Tolbert Porter on May 28, 1905. Millie Ann Billingsley (right) was the daughter of John Billingsley and Millie Emaline (Cornelius) Billingsley, sister of Malinda Caroline Cornelius. Millie Ann was born February 4, 1888 in Nevada County, Arkansas and died November 14, 1970. She married Willis Lee Renfro. Millie Ann and Mary Susie were first cousins and best friends all their lives. Both Mary Susie and Millie Ann are buried at Nubbin Hill (Missionary Grove) Cemetery in Nevada County, Arkansas.

This photo appears to have been taken about 1902.



Photo: Courtesy of Janis Wren and Peggy Harmon