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Vada Johnson

Description: Vada Johnson, maternal great-granddaughter of Delia Woolf, founder of Mosier Valley, was the first black teacher in the HEB School District.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Frank Stanton

Description: Portrait of Frank Stanton of Mosier Valley. He was a veteran of World War II and a member of Company C, 77th Engineer Combat Company, 24th Infantry Division during the Korean War.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Katie Ella Baker

Description: Portrait of Katie Ella Baker. She is seated in a chair and is reading a letter. She was a native of Tallahassee, Fla. and made her home in Mosier Valley. She died June 10, 1975. She was a school teacher. There is a Katie Baker Scholarship Fund, established primarily for adults who wish to return to school.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Lee Family Plot in the Mosier Valley Cemetery

Description: Several tombstones at Mosier Valley Cemetery. The first recorded grave is from 1870. Lucy Lee, a descendant of a white family who owned much of the land on which Mosier Valley developed, donated two acres of land for the Mosier Valley Cemetery. The Lee family plot is enclosed by a rock wall.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

St. John Missionary Baptist Church

Description: The Oak Grove Baptist Church was founded in Mosier Valley in 1874, and also an elementary school, in 1883. The Mosier Valley school was always in one of the Hurst, Euless, or Bedford districts. Also around that time the community constructed a building that was shared by the school, church, and the Masonic lodge. The congregation of the Church changed its name to St. John Missionary Baptist Church and built its own building in 1911. The church still occupies the same location.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Delia Woolf

Description: Delia Woolf helped establish Mosier Valley. She was the mother of Andy and Frank Nelson, and Joe Barkley (adopted ?); the grandmother of Joe Woods; the great-grandmother of Vada Johnson. Her last name was sometimes is sometimes spelled "Wolfe", "Wolf", Woof".
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room