Local History: Emma Williams: A Woman of Strength
“She cleared her land with horses herself and farmed that land after her husband died,” said Annie Ruth Allison when she recommended that The Tunica Times write a feature story about Emma Williams of Tunica County.
“To me she is one of the most outstanding people in Tunica County. For a woman to make it, that says a lot. She told me one day about clearing her land and what she did to survive.”