The Huffington Post: Heavenly Reunited
[Photograph: © Cornelia G. Becker]
On May 20, 2013, my uncle Rashia Lee Tatum, Sr.
passed away at the age of 96. I was able to write something special about him at The Huffington Post
. Here is an excerpt.
“It was the summer of 2006, when I stepped off the cool airplane into the heat and humidity at Monroe Regional Airport. I was back in the Louisiana of my ancestral roots. My body was filled with great anticipation. It had been 28 years since I’d been “back home”, as my grandmother would say….”
Click here to read “Heavenly Reunited” at The Huffington Post.
Extra: I found an interesting news item, originally published on August 30, 2012, in The Banner (Bernice, LA). It was regarding his 95th birthday. (Click here to view the article)
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