Pearle S. Hungerford was oone of the best Horsemen to live in Shelby county. Pearle was born in blue Ridge in 1875. He passed away at the age of 96 in 1972. Mr. Hungerford was the first Shelby county terainer to have four two minute mile horses. They were Guinea Gold, Frisco Dale, Green Vally, and Gold Rise.His farm was located on South State Road 9.
Submitted by David Craig