Norma, That is all I know as most of my people are gone.You may can come in Al.under Shelby co. or Bibb Co.He lived in areas called Maylene, Al, Boothton sp, and Traven. Words that sound like that. These were cole mining areas.Wish I could help.His daughter is dead too. Good luck!! If it would help his 2nd wife was Florence Dewey Perrin Perry-Rains.