Where Legends Rest: Virtual Cemetery Tour

Oct 31 2020 - 10:00am to 10:30am


Each fall, the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site hosts a walking tour of Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham, Texas. However, this year we will not present an in-person tour. Instead, we invite you to join us online for a virtual visit to this historic cemetery The video will include brief biographies of eleven individuals whose contributions in education, on the field of battle, health, history, literature, politics, and sports went beyond Bonham, Texas. They are Sam Rayburn, Robert H. Taylor, James M. Hardaway, Alonzo J. Wemple, Harry P. Steger, Thomas C. Bean, Susie Belle Biard Gober, John P. Simpson, Lelia Roberts, Dr. Thomas D. Spies, and Roy D. McMillan. Our video presentation will be featured on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/visitsamrayburnhouse, beginning at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 31, 2020.