MissPres is on vacation this week, but we’re sending postcards back from Mississippi’s past.
LaFONT INN on U.S. 90, Pascagoula, Mississippi. A gleaming, new resort inn furnished in impeccable taste with distinctive meeting rooms, accommodating groups up to 300. Red Lion Cocktail Lounge. Glass-walled dining room looks out on heated Junior Olympic-size pool, large patio and children’s playground. For reservations please call AC 601 762-7111 or TWX 601 762-3686.
Stayed there many times!
It was still up and running until a year or three ago, but the sign had been updated
I am sad to have to inform all it was torn down along with beautiful house in rear. Lot completely cleared. I was by there today; a building is under construction but I do not know what it will be. Many fine meals eaten there and beautiful weddings done behind at house and on grounds. It was an oasis that I miss.
Stayed here many times when visiting family when I was a child. I even learned to swim in the pool. Many great memories. Ate many meals there, even had my grandfather explain why he called biscuits and gravy S.O.S. The staff watched me grow up since we visited at least twice a year. They were always super friendly and treated everyone like family. The bygone years of boyhood memories,