"But there again, who were these people? It's such a mystery around there," he said. "It's a story we're trying to uncover that we just haven't gotten a complete handle on."
"He was a dentist, a black dentist in the local community," Brooks said. "I think he was reared over in that area there before they built the lake. There were blacks who had farm land that's now under the lake. And that's right near the edge of where the lake is now."