Velmar Pewee Hale Johnson

Rookie (11-21-61 / Ripley, Tennessee)

Velmar Pewee Hale Johnson
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Born in the small rural town of, Ripley, Tennessee, on November 21,1961. Pewee only weighed 3 lb.3 oz. She was so tiny that her mother had to use men's handkerchiefs for diapers on her. She was the youngest of three children, born to, Peggy Ann Hale, and Raymond Hale. At 5 months of age her parents moved the family to, Chicago, IL. where, Pewee, would live most of her life until she was 20 yrs. Old and she, and her mother made their final, and permanent move to Tennessee. She did live in Memphis, Tennessee for a brief time during the 70's.
Her mother was Cherokee, Apache, and Creek Indian, as well as French, Irish, Jewish, German, and Portuguese. Her father whose people hail from ... more »

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  • Tania Slother (5/19/2004 12:09:00 AM)

    Dear Pewee, you have this amazing gift, and I just wanted to express that to you, keep them coming and I'll keep reading them...........LULU

  • Velmar Pewee Hale Johnson (10/4/2003 9:08:00 PM)

    The Poem 'Pastor Bill' was inspired by Pastor William (Bill) Lickliter, and his wife Shelly, of 'Milan First Assembly Of God', in Milan, Tennessee, where I am proud to be a member. Pastor Bill, and sister Shelly are two of the truest christians I've ever met. The poem 'God's Precious Gift' was inspired by their granddaughter, Naomi, which is the daughter of their eldest son Jacob, and wife Lori Lickliter.

  • Velmar Pewee Hale Johnson (7/17/2003 9:51:00 PM)

    I now live in Maury City, Tennessee. I hope everyone enjoys my poetry because I think its says a lot about me.

  • Jackie Aasen (4/27/2003 8:00:00 AM)

    You are very talented.

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Best Poem of Velmar Pewee Hale Johnson

A Daughter Through The Eyes Of A Father

(Dedicated to Bww and his 7 yr. Old daughter)

A daughter is beauty at its finest.
Heart of an angel, soul so pure, and sweet.
Daughters are one of God's most precious gifts that he has bestowed upon the world.
Angels in Heaven do not compare to thine beauty, and grace my ever so beautiful, and lovely daughter.
Seeing you at birth brought more joy to me
than all the money in the world could ever do.
You are morning, bright, and shining,
you are noon, you reside at the highest point in my heart,
you are the dew kissed night.
You are my daughter, heart,...

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