Photo and information provided by ggrand-daughter of Cora Emily Bratcher, Diana Marshall.
Diana notes: Lydia Ann Bratcher's gravestone
, Her name is there, just not too visible, as it is eroded. Her name was also carved in.
She is the daughter of David Marion and Amanda Boone LaRue-Bratcher. Born Feb. 8, 1871, in Hart Co, Ky. She married Bill Bratcher (a first cousin); later divorcing him. Children from this marriage were David Allen and Gracie (who married a Williams). She died Sept. 1898.