Without formal training, Cheri McDaniel became Baton Rouge’s first female homebuilder nearly six decades ago


(Cheri McDaniel has defied expectations her entire life, ascending from Depression-era poverty to become Baton Rouge’s first female homebuilder in the late 1950s and beating cancer in her 80s. Photo…

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