To the Gartley Family & Friends,
I'm one of Mr. Gartley's "kids." Yes, I picked one or two of the potatoes in his fields, in between daydreams and snacks. I always felt safe with him. LOVED the big tire swing in his barn. After working in the fields with him, I always looked forward to seeing him at the performances of our plays at Presque Isle High School. He and Polly made me feel like a famous movie star. (I still enjoy being around a theatre and writing drama.) I am...
Laura (Stephenson) Milner
January 11, 2009 | Waynesville, MO