Mrs. Esther's Garden Plot

Mrs. Esther

She and Rev. Gbessi, her husband, care for one of the garden plots at Franklin House.
They grow hot peppers, tomatoes, potato greens and potatoes.

Mrs. Esther was born in Liberia. She survived the civil war of 1989 and was able to move to the U.S. She was an early childhood educator for 10 years. She has 9 children, 17 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.