Submitted by Larry Russell

Siloam School

About 1901
Miss Ila Meadows, teacher.
Siloam School was located six miles northwest of Cadiz on the Will Jackson Road and was started in 1893. The land was purchased from W.H. Alexander. The school building was beside the Siloam Methodist Church. A partial list of former teachers were: Miss Ila Meadow, Mrs. Louise Randolph Berkley and Earle Ford Adams.
Pictured above in 1901 are:

Front Row from left Earl Alexander, Finus Cherry, Hulett Alexander, Johnnie Sanders, Valeno Van Zant Hendricks, Odie Cain, Ella Allen, Raymond Alexander, Pinnie Mitchell, Beulah Alexander, Tippie Sanders, Lula Cheerry and Myrtie Allen Hendricks.

Middle. Ira Alexander, Sudie Mitchell, Ada Tooke, Garland Cherry, Earl Clark, Johnnie Tooke, Carlos Allen, Bentley Leneave, Ira Hendrick, Boone Alexander, Miss Meadows, Florida Nichols,Minnie Allen, Bertie Alexander, Minnie Hendricks, Nora Alexander, Bertha Sanders and Oscar Clark.

Back Vallie Alexander, Bessie Allen, Dollie Morris, Ethel Van Zant, Peal Allen, Gertie Morris, Mary Tooke, Annie Cain, Minnie Tooke, Dick Alexander, Harmon Van Zant, David Morris, Fetus Cain, and Seldie Cain.

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