Hello Cheri, Just trying to help. Your message never gave where the Marks of your query lived. However, I found this Marks family in the 1930 census. Make of it what you will. Can send 1930 census original record as email attach if you wish.
-=-=-= Name: Charley F Marks Home in 1930: Whitton, Mississippi, Arkansas Age: 23 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1907 Birthplace: Arkansas Relation to Head of House: Head Spouse's Name: Mary K Marks
Household Members: Name Age Charley F Marks 23 Mary K Marks 27 Charles L Marks 3 Hester E Marks 5 Ella T Wellsborn Tennessee. Listed as Mother.. 56