Dedication Ceremony for Louisa Elizabeth Jane Bates Brooks Johnston


All are welcome to join the monument dedication ceremony for legendary “Aunt Jenny,” Louisa Elizabeth Jane Bates Brooks Johnston. The ceremony will be at the Pebble Community Center, located at 100 County Road 3423, Haleyville, AL 35565 on Sunday, March 20, at 2 p.m. The ceremony will include guest speakers, period dressed characters, rifle salute and canon fire, followed by a reception. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved indoors. Aunt Jenny was a well-known and outspoken lady who avenged the death of her husband and son during the Civil War. She lived in the forest and passed away in 1924 at the age of 98.