Parents of MAHALA JOSEPHINE "Josie" STORY b 11 Dec 1871 d 17 Oct 1923 are JAMES STORY b 29 May 1846, Hector, Pope Co. AR d 22 Jul 1931. Buried Ada Cem., Ada AR mrd 9 Mar 1871 Pope Co. AR by Parson Zack Keeton to MAHALA E. JONES b 11 Aug 1847 Pope Co. AR d 9 Feb 1930. Buried Ada Cem., Ada AR. JAMES is son of HENRY STORY b 1799 NC and NANCY ELIZABETH TAYLOR b 1810 SC. MAHALA E. is dau of JOHN JONES and MAHALA PLANT. Parents of JOHN LEONARD ASHCRAFT b 1872 AR, unknown. Original compiler of this data unknown. Sent to me by one of John Leonard's and Josie's granddaughters. This is a far back as we've gotten.