Derry L. Pierce traveled from Suk Village, Il to the Bill Pickett Rodeo in Atlanta, GA on August 2, 2014. Derry is a police detective and this was only his third rodeo. He planned to compete in calf roping.
L-R Quentin Welch Jr., Rico Welch, DT Welch. Quentin and DT work for Rico on his horse farm near Talladega, Alabama. They were photographed when they attended a rodeo in Birmingham, AL on June 27, 2015.
Melissa Ellison is an nurse and Melissa Brown works in accounting for a forest products company. They’re trail riders and were attending the Bill Pickett Rodeo in Atlanta, GA on August 2 & 3, 2014.
Rennae Isles is a rider from Canton, OH. She had recently arrived in Atlanta looking for work as a driver in the film industry. She was attending the Bill Pickett Rodeo in Atlanta, GA on August 2 & 3, 2014.
Todd Morris is the communications manager for the SE Rodeo Association, promoters of the rodeo in Birmingham, Alabama on June 27, 2015.