Westfield News

By Jane Nunn - For The Pilot

WESTFIELD — Mark your calendars for March 12 at Old Westfield School Cafeteria and Gym from 4 – 8 p.m. There will be a Fundraiser for Jeff and Robin Hooker. Jeff is having some serious health issues and needs our help. As many of you know, Jeff could really make a Mandolin talk; outstanding musician. There will be a hot dog and pinto bean supper along with 3 bands playing: The Not Brothers featuring Ronnie Edwards with special guest Lou Reid; the Country Boys; The Nunn Brothers. Join the fun cause there will be door prizes and a 50/50 raffle. Please make plans to come out and help Jeff. All donations greatly appreciated. The proceeds will assist with medical expenses.

Fundraiser for Jason Blevins on Feb. 21 at Galax Moose Lodge, 1114 E. Stuart Drive, Galax V,. 24333. An auction and luncheon will be held. Lunch starts at noon and goes till 2:30 p.m. Carry outs will be available. Plates will include lasagna, salad, bread, dessert and drink. Adult plates are $8 and children under 12 plates are $5. A silent and live auction will start at 1:30 p.m. Please join the family in this worthy cause to help Jason battle his cancer. All proceeds will go towards his medical expenses. Most of you listen to Jason Blevins on the radio everyday! He is a DJ at 98.1 WBRF in Galax.

Jason is the grandson of Carl and Mary Lee Love and son of Brenda Love Blevins. The Love family will be having another benefit for Jason and Jason’s family on April 30th at the Fairview Ruritan Building in Galax, VA. Jason’s cancer is spreading and he is going to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN., February 6 and 7, to hopefully get some treatments that will slow this cancer down.

Donations and Contributions will be appreciated. If you can’t get to Galax and would like to give to Jason’s family the following Love family live in Westfield. Yvonne Love, Calvin Love, Richard Love and Mark Love. Contact them for more information.

The Rock House Ruritan Club and Scotty Marshall’s church family are sponsoring a benefit to raise money to assist with his medical expenses. Scotty has been diagnosed with Glioblastoma Stage 4 brain cancer. He is married and has a 10 year old daughter. He had surgery and will be undergoing treatments of radiation and chemo. It will be a hot dog luncheon and auction on February 27th from 11:30 until 1:30 at the Rock House Ruritan Club. The auction will start at 1:30 pm. If you are unable to attend and would like to make a donation, make checks payable to Scotty Marshall and mail to Lanette Moore at 1880 Pleasant View Church Road, Danbury.

James Jessup lives in Johnson City. Tennessee. He called home on February 12th to check on his sisters and their families in Westfield. It had been snowing all day in Johnson City. James said they already had 3 inches of snow and he was sending the snow on down to us.

Robin Atkins and Janice Lawson met at the Mexican Restaurant in Pilot Mountain last Wednesday to celebrate Robin’s birthday which was February 8th. She was the big 63! Janice told Robin’s age cause they are dear friends! They went to Mtn. Airy shopping after a delicious lunch.

Nancy and Sandy Cook celebrated a wedding Anniversary on February 9th! Happy Anniversary!

Happy Anniversary to Valerie and Anthony Bowman on February 14th.

Happy Birthday to: Janie Sheppard, Tina Alder, Betty Cox, Reggie Francis, Jimmy Cartwright, Stephanie Presnell, Jakob Holt, Gina Huff, Melissa Nunn, Seth Young, Doug Lawson and Mark Wood

Prayers for: Johnny Dearmin, Doris Sams, Pete Mickey, Carol Bowman, Scotty Marshall, Rev. Keith Love, Audrey Tilley, Peggy Beck, Tammy Ayers, Marion Vaden, Karen Carpenter, Betty Humphries, Marie Marshall, Stephen Fagg, Linda Holland, RJ Love, Elva Dearmin, Ersie McIntyre, Calvin Love, Elizabeth Essick, Hallie Hall, Jason Blevins, Jeff Hooker, Sue Robertson, Celene Collins, Elizabeth Smith, Betty Crim, Margaret Vaden, Lolene Vaden, Thelma Taylor and Elizabeth Joyce.

Jane Nunn may be reached at 336-351-6866.

By Jane Nunn

For The Pilot

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