Birthday party for Leona Shepherd Wilson, who is seated in front. Above, standing L-R: Fred Shepherd, Bascombe Shepherd, Margaret Jane Shepherd, Ernest Grandison Wilson, Horace Deaver, Rosetta Shepherd Deaver, Elzy Lenoir Wilson? Henry Taylor Shepherd. Below, L-R: Rosetta Shepherd Deaver, Leona Shepherd Wilson, and Margaret Jane Shepherd. Date unknown, but before 1945. Location was the family home on Indian Creek, Yancey County, NC.
Note: Both photos are stamped on the back "Wilson's Studio, Box 68, 111 Arcade Building, Asheville, NC." It is possible that they were taken by Leona's grand-daughter, Juanita Wilson, who was a professional photographer.