Mamie, My wife, Carolyn Juanita Merrell, is a descendant of Lee Roy Merrell from Arkansas - His father, Napoleon B. Merrell lived in the counties around Jonesboro/Heber Springs, Arkansas. His mother, Laura Hurd, from Ohio. There are some family relations to the Carter's from Monette, Arkansas. Please contact me at email@example.com if you are interested in this family line. Willard Cummings, Cookeville, TN.