Interview with Martha Puckett


  • Identifier2005 OH 009
  • Date3/1/2004
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweePuckett, Martha
  • DescriptionMartha Ann Puckett discusses growing up around Berea, Madison County, Kentucky in the 1940s. Puckett comments on being raised in a family with little money and strict discipline (the "old time way"). Puckett also talks about her experiences in school as a young girl, as well the circumstances that she and other senior citizens face in a fast paced and changing economy.
  • LocationBerea, KY
  • Duration0:35
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceThe Community Change in the Kentucky Foothills of Appalachia Project was funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


“Interview with Martha Puckett,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed June 21, 2024,