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Pud Kearns' 'I Voted' Sticker Starts A Trend

Nov 8, 2016

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville relates the story of her great grandmother Lallie Carlisle, who was served as the Hunt County Clerk when her husband passed away, and became the first woman to serve in a government office in Texas.  

Inspired by the story of women putting "I voted" stickers on the gravestone of women's rights leader Susan B. Anthony, Pud put her sticker on the headstone of Mrs. Carlisle at the East Mount Cemetery in Greenville, and after posting a photo on Facebook, has been delighted to find that other women are also putting their "I voted" stickers on Mrs. Carlisle's memorial.