Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Darrell Miniard

Date of Interview: 

Sat, 06/07/2014

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Subjects: 

Laurel Creek, Napier, Chappell, ghost stories, funeral customs, belief, Appalachian, Appalachia

Call Number: 

2013OH08.3

35 minutes. Darrell Miniard discusses funerals and death at Greasy Creek in the mid 20th century and shares his opinion on funeral customs in the area. He was born in Napier, Kentucky in 1928 adn his parents were Nancy Ann Miniard adn Joe Miniard. He is a retired coal miner. He is joined in the interview by Sarah Kollatchney and Marybelle Miniard.

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