LUSK, LEILA FEARN, 1863-1955


Writer. ┬áBorn– August 29, 1863, Huntsville. Parents– Robert and Elizabeth Lee (Coles) Fearn, Jr. Married– John Alexander Lusk. Children– Five. Education– Huntsville Female Institute, Holly Springs (Mississippi) Institute. Served as president of the Alabama Writers Conclave and of the Alabama Branch of the League of American Pen Women. Member– Guntersville Literary Circle, Alabama Federation of Womens Clubs, United Daughters of the Confederacy, board of trustees, Kate Duncan Smith School. Died December 15, 1955.


Files at Birmingham Public Library and University Library at Jacksonville State University.


Chatu-Huchi, and other Alabama Legends. Dallas, Tex.; Kaleidograph Press, s.d.

The History of the Presbyterian Church in Guntersville. S.l.; s.n., s.d.


Historic Homes of Gardens of Alabama and Their Tradition. S.l.; s.n., s.d.