Photo and information provided by ggrand-daughter of Cora Emily Bratcher, Diana Marshall.

Diana notes: Lydia Ann Bratcher's gravestone, Her name is there, just not too visible, as it is eroded. Her name was also carved in. She is the daughter of David Marion and Amanda Boone LaRue-Bratcher. Born Feb. 8, 1871, in Hart Co, Ky. She married Bill Bratcher (a first cousin); later divorcing him. Children from this marriage were David Allen and Gracie (who married a Williams). She died Sept. 1898.