1999 Hoyt Family Thanksgiving

Ocie Hoyt, wife of Bishop Thomas L. Hoyt, holds her granddaughter Ayanna on Thanksgiving in 1999. The family is at the Bishop's former secretary's house. Also in attendance is John, a friend of his sister-in-law.

Photo courtesy of Patricia "Pat" Jackson and St. Joseph CME Church.

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1999 Hoyt Family Thanksgiving

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Image made on November 25, 1999.

Citation: Marian Cheek Jackson Center, “1999 Hoyt Family Thanksgiving,” From the Rock Wall, accessed July 21, 2024,

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