The plantation, once owned by slave enthusiast Abraham Ricks...now most of the land surrounding it is owned by my family...pay back's a Rick, 'aint it?
I imagine my ancestor sitting on this bench, hot, tired, mind boiling with dreams, just hating white people.
The first black-owned Church of Christ established in Alabama by George Ricks.
"Aw, Momma, could this really be the end?"
--Cool Hand Mo