The Looneys

Businessman Anthony Looney (center) is shown with his mom Laverne Hampton and his wife Donna.

Elissa Stewart Williams is a retired nurse who has lived in Guntersville for over 30 years. She was raised in Ohio and reminisces about her experiences as a black woman in the North and in the South, and all the things she’s learned throughout her life.

Here's her story, in her own words:

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