Grandma and Grandpa Randolph

Love Lessons – Paul and Alice Randolph

The descendants of Paul Chester Randolph and Alice Omega (Wolfe) Randolph learned many lessons about love by listening to their story and watching them. Grandma Randolph made it point to share secrets of long-lasting marriage with her family. When my husband and I got married she gave us a list of things, printed out, in a simple …

Ollie Sapp Wedding Day Courtship

Ollie and Maxine Sapp – Young Love

Part One of the Romance of Ollie and Maxine Sapp. Click here for Part Two and here for Part Three. Frank Topliff Sapp and Carl Bryan Shuman were Wetzel County politicians, both having been Democratic County Chair, were best friends, and cousins. They had decided early on to consolidate their political power and wealth by entering their children into courtship and marry. Not …