|Published: 7:02 AM, 09/24/2013
||Last updated: 7:03 AM, 09/24/2013
Author: Duay O'Neil
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
COSBY—The daughter of sharecroppers whose restaurant became
internationally known has died.
Aline Guzman, 85, died Monday, Sept. 22, at LeConte Medical
Born in 1928 in Lepanto, Ark., she was the daughter of the
late Allen and Zela Dodd. At the time, her father was a sharecropper growing
When she was a child, the family moved to northeast Arkansas
and then, during World War II, to Pontiac, Mich., where her father went to work
for General Motors and her mother also found employment in a wartime factory
making amphibious tanks.
It was in Pontiac that she met her future husband, Louis
Guzman, after he had served in the Navy.
For more details, see Tuesday's edition of The Newport Plain Talk.
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