Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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April 18, 2011

Photo shows Stuart family at home

ASHLAND — One of the photos in the “Picture This” feature of Monday’s edition of The Independent included an image of author Jesse Stuart with his wife, Naomi Deane Norris Stuart, and daughter, Jessica Jane. The internationally recognized author is seen at his home in W-Hollow with his wife, who died in 1993, and daughter, who still resides at the family home in Greenup County. Anyone interested in Jesse Stuart’s life and works is encouraged to visit the Jesse Stuart Foundation at the corner of 17th Street and Winchester Avenue in downtown Ashland, where Stuart’s books, as well as those of other Appalachian authors, are available for sale.

TIM PRESTON can be

reached at tpreston@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2651.

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