Minnie Lee Etheredge
1992 Etheredge Reunion at the home of Minnie and Lovern (Buzz) Busby.  Left to right back row Joe Jones, Leon Etheredge, Nathan Etheredge, Claude Etheredge, Ray Standifer (d. 10/13/2000), front row, Frances Jones, Betty Etheredge, Doris Etheredge, Louise Etheredge, Melba Jones Standifer, Minnie and Lovern Busby.
Samuel Etheredge b. 7/20/1895 d  Feb.1985 was the son of W. N. William Nathan) Etheredge b. 12/4//1858 in Marengo County, AL a Primitive Baptist Preacher, known as Billy Etheredge and Martha Ellen Davis b. 3/25/1857.  W. N. Etheredge was the son of Edmund Etheredge b. abt. 1823 in Jones County, Georgia and Elizabeth Roberts b. abt. 1825 in South Carolina.

Samuel Etheredge was a Primitive Baptist Preacher at the Pleasant Grove Primitive Baptist Church in Ozark, Dale County  Alabama for over 50 years. 
Samuel Etheredge married Maggie Digmon in Escambia County and had three children:   1. A.P. Etheredge 2. Warren Etheredge d. abt 1964 and 3. Minnie Lee Etheredge.  Maggie died abt. Oct 1921 when Minnie was about 5 years old and Warren was 4 months old.  Samuel then married Lena Hester from Butler County, Alabama and had five children.  Minnie said that Lena was the only mother she knew and that Lena did not show any difference in any of the children. Samuel moved his family to Butler County around 1923 and  abt. 1929  moved to Dale County, Alabama..
Minnie Lee Etheredge was born to  Maggie Digmon Etheredge and Samuel Etheredge on 7/11/1916.  Married 1. Ralph Minshew 2. Clyde Evans, and 3. Lovern Busby December 1, 1979.  Minnie is the mother of Henry and Bill Minshew and step-mother of Glenda Mayo.
Samuel Etheredge and Lena Hester had the following children:
1.  Melba Etheredge b. d. Dec. 17, 2003
     m 1. __ Jones
     2nd m. to Ray Standifer
2.  Claude Etheredge

3.  William Nathan Etheredge

4.  Leon Etheredge
    
3rd generation
     Primitive Baptist Preacher


5.  Frances Etheredge m. Joe Jones
Lovern and Minnie Busby summer of 1991.  Lovern Busby died 1/13/1995
Minnie Busby married 4th Johnny Lindsey of Cullman County, AL on March 2, 1999.
Glenda Mayo and Minnie Lindsey Thanksgiving 1999
See Glenda's Art Gallery at Flickr Photo Albums