Trents Mill News

Published 12:41 pm Thursday, January 8, 2015

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to Ann Carter, of Dillwyn, celebrating on Friday, January 9; Angie Sprouse, of Buckingham, and Barbara Barone, of Cumberland, celebrating on Saturday, January 10; and Mary Dimmie, of Farmville, and Margaret Cole, of Cumberland, celebrating on Wednesday, January 14.

Congratulations to our dear friends in Christ, Ralph and Fern Dunnavant, of Dillwyn, who will be celebrating their wedding anniversary on Monday, January 12.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those who are sick and shut-in.

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Barry and Linda Miles, of Cumberland, along with Annie May Miles, of Dillwyn, enjoyed an evening meal at a Dillwyn restaurant New Year’s Day.

Hello this week to our special friends Tom and Mildred Brown of Cumberland.

Loaves of Love food pantry is operated by the Seven Day Adventist Church in Cartersville. This food pantry is designed for Cumberland County residents, which includes Cartersville. The next food distrubtion will be held Sunday, January 18 from 2-3 p.m. for those 60 and older and disabled veterans. Then, from 3-5 p.m. there will be a distrubtion for those 59 years and younger. Those under 59 based on employment and income. Individuals must bring in two forms of ID. A photo ID and proof that they reside in Cumberland. Such may include an electric bill, tax bill or voter ID. For further information contact Jessica at 804-512-7547 or Barry at 804-492-5806. Tax deductible donations are appreciated and will help obtain more food.

Note: All food boxes are served on a first-come first-served basis.

Spreading God’s Gifts Inc. is a non-profit organization serving Buckingham and surrounding areas. They will host a supper on Tuesday, January 13 from 6:30-8 p.m. at Browns Chapel United Methodist Church, located off U.S. Route 15 north of Dillwyn on state Route 617 (Gravel Hill Rd.). The menu will include soup and chili with crackers, grilled cheese sandwiches, dessert and a drink. The public is cordially invited to attend.

A donation box will be available for those who feel led to donate.

For further information, call 434-983-2269 or 804-492-5806 or (cell) 434-315-4181.

The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association, a non-profit organization, is proudly entering their 27th year. On Saturday, January 10, at 9:30 a.m., they will be hosting their kick-off breakfast meeting for members and perspective members at Teresa’s Place in Spouses Corner.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Everyone should plan to pay for their own meal. For further information or to learn about the group, contact President Barry Miles at home 804-492-5806 or (cell) 434-315-4181.