Visit the Exhibits page, above, to see “Bob and Almeady Chisum Jones: A True Story of Resilience, Courage and Success.”

The exhibit was displayed last summer at Southlake Town Hall. White’s Chapel United Methodist Church displayed it most of October and November.

It is now on permanent display at the Bob Jones Nature Center, 355 E. Bob Jones Road. Currently, the nature center building is open during scheduled public programs only, so contact them at 817-748-8019 for more information.

Click here to see the exhibit’s virtual tour

Crooked Lane at Southlake Blvd. in the 1960s
C.M. Gordon family

The Southlake Historical Society is dedicated to archiving historical materials, gathering oral history interviews, presenting exhibits that showcase the events and lives of folks who came before us and working as the community advocacy group to preserve and protect Southlake’s history.

The society meets monthly at 3 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. If you would like to join us, please email

Do you have history in Southlake?
We invite you to tell your story!