Try looking through a glass eye for years, even decades. That’s what great grandpa John Ellison saw his children, grandchildren, and even great grandchildren through. A face, an eye and a person, went face to face with an explosion that should have near killed him. Yet, a young man was able to live way past the average life span. Grand daughter Lucinda Ellison Lu tells this story unlike ever before. Her own children know the cover story of the glass eye. However, they know nothing about the harshest details of his accident nor do they know the humorous parts to his legendary family tale.
Here’s a photo of great grandpa John: