Their parents raised 10 children on meager sharecroppers' wages. Now the family has bought and is refurbishing the home across Pea Ridge Highway in Jonesville, S.C., from where they grew up. They want it to be a place where they can rest. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Their parents raised 10 children on meager sharecroppers' wages. Now the family has bought and is refurbishing the home across Pea Ridge Highway in Jonesville, S.C., from where they grew up. They want it to be a place where they can rest. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

As kids, they picked cotton and dreamed about the ‘mansion’ across the road. Now they own it.

February 12, 2018 01:35 PM