Here is some more info. on Opal McCarty.Opal's father was Joe or Joseph Beastly McCarty, and was the son of Julius Wilson McCarty. If you go to Rootsweb.com and go to the section named World Connect, and type in Bertha Yerby ( Joseph McCarty's second wife). Click on Joseph Beastly McCarty and you will get a complete rundown of the McCartyfamily in America. As I remember that Ruben Rody Loman was born in I think Antlers, Oaklahoma. His wife was Opal Ann McCarty born in Healing Springs Arkansas. They had a child Bertie in I think about 1930 in Antlers, Pushmata Co, Oaklahoma. Bertie later maried a man named Corona, and they lived in California.