Trinity Baptist Church in Westfield will be celebrating its homecoming on Aug. 21. Albion Baptist Church will be celebrating its homecoming the same day at 11 a.m.
There is a North Stokes High School 60s Reunion planned for Sept. 23 and 24. Everyone who attended North Stokes during that decade is invited. A catered meal provided by Little Richard’s Barbecue of Mount Airy on Saturday afternoon at a cost of $16. Anyone wishing to attend should let Don George know, and send checks made out to Donald George, Post Office Box 1336, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041.
There is a home football on Friday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m., but the big reunion is on Saturday Sept. 24, from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m., with the meal at 3 p.m. The deadline to inform organizers if you plan to attend is August 15.
Rock House Ruritan Club would like to thank everyone for coming to the tractor show. Russell Troxley won the money.
A benefit for Jason Blevins, a 98.1 Country Radio personality, is set for August 27 at Fairview Ruritan Building, 1691 Fairview Road, Galax, Virginia. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. For bingo players and bingo starts at 3 p.m. You can get in line at 4:30 p.m. For a meal of pintos, potatoes, slaw, cornbread, dessert and/or hot dogs, chips, dessert with drinks. Stay for the auction!
Tickets are being sold on a crochet Christmas skirt made by Jason’s mother, Brenda Love Blevins. Jason was diagnosed with pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer and has been traveling to Vanderbilt Medical Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee for his chemotherapy treatments. The benefit is for Jason’s medical and travel expenses. For more information call Yvonne Love (Jason’s aunt) 336-351-4766 or Brenda and Jim Blevins (Jason’s parents) 336-657-8592.
Vacation Bible school is set for Saturday, August 20 at Brown Mountain Baptist Church from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Happy Anniversary to Tim and Kimberly Hall, Kathy George and Lynn Templeton, Peggy and L.H. Manuel & Gina and Allen Huff.
Happy 82nd birthday to Junior Rogers of Collinstown. His birthday is August 11.
Happy Birthday to Austin Martin. He celebrated his 20th birthday August 7.
Happy Birthday to: Joel Stephens, Greg Jessup, April Payne, Sherri Hill, Ruth Fuller, Brooke Payne-Robertson, Crystal Faries, Hope Trumpie, Eric Joyce, Jane Lynch, LaDonna Martin, Penny M. Bingman, Wes Musgrove, Taylor Collins, Margaret Vaden, Roger Wright, Charity Walker, Sue Lupo, Sandy Jones and Jan Cox.
Prayers for: Donna Edwards, Peggy Manuel, Hugh Covington, Gail Durham, Jeanette Graves, Jorge Comptis, Ruby Chilton, Annie Mae Moore, Linda Holland, Betty Boles, Sandra M. Barker, Scotty Marshall, Marion Vaden, Karen Carpenter, Stephen Fagg, Gilmer Ray Jessup, RJ Love, Elva Dearmin, Ersie McIntyre, Calvin Love, Hallie Hall, Jason Blevins, Sue Robertson, Betty Crim, Margaret Vaden, Lolene Vaden, Thelma Taylor and Elizabeth Joyce.
Sympathy goes to the Coker and Lawson families.
Janice and Sammy Lawson’s son-n -law’s, Matt Coker, father passed away this passed week. Mr. M. C. Coker was from Richmond Hill, George.
Sympathy goes to the Barker and Marshall families.
Mrs. Sandra Lynn Marshall Barker, 47, of Pinnacle passed away at the Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home Tuesday, August 2, 2016. She was born in Forsyth County on April 29, 1969 to James Neal and Shirley Ann Duncan Marshall.
Jane Nunn may be reached at 336-351-6866.