Ralph King from Cordele, Georgia
Down on the Farm

Ralph King

Mr. Ralph King, is an elderly gentleman whom resides at a long term care facility.  He often expresses to the staff his desires to get out of the facility.  He desires to relive his past experiences of working on a farm.  He speaks often of his desires to farm and fish, and openly shares his memories of being a young man working on the farm.  Farming was not only his job, but a way of life.  He shares experiences of cropping tobacco and driving tractors.  Through his dream, he was able to get back in the seat of a tractor and experience life on a working farm.  From the feeding the cows to fishing, he enjoyed a full day of fun.  He was able to enjoy activities that his illness had kept from him.

  • Location
  • Cordele, Georgia