‘Farewell Dear Martha’
Texas Independence Day festivities last weekend included a memorial service at the Acton Cemetery gravesite of Elizabeth Crockett, widow of Alamo hero David Crockett.
The group included Crockett descendant Ken Hendricks of Granbury and deCordova resident Gerald White who portrayed Texas hero Jim Bowie.
The following is White’s representation of Bowie and a poem he penned.
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