Senior dinner planned, pecans ready for Thanksgiving

Published 1:48 pm Thursday, November 12, 2015

“If you want to leave footprints in the sands of time, wear work shoes.”

The Prospect Volunteer Fire Department members thank all who came out Saturday in support of their annual fundraiser Harvest Sale.

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Do you need pecans? Ms. Peggy Emert is selling Schermer pecans from Albany, Ga., for the March of Dimes for $12 per pound, either pieces or halves. Call (434) 574-6711 for pecans for Thanksgiving baking.

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith enjoyed a late lunch at Merk’s on Saturday following the St. Theresa’s Christmas Bazaar.

On Monday, Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith traveled to Richmond to go shopping and have lunch.

Peggy Kelsey was a guest at an Amish wedding dinner at the home of Marie Miller, of Crumptown, on Thursday. Marie was assisted by others family members.

Gene and Lois Southall visited Mr. and Mrs. Haney Mottley following Lois’ doctor’s appointment. Lois received a good report. The Mottley’s have moved from Amherst to Lynchburg. Gene and Lois then celebrated their ninth anniversary with dinner at the Red Lobster.

Don and Betty Meadows visited with Scott and Hilda Friend Tuesday afternoon.

Mrs. Flora Bolt, Mrs. Frances Anderson and Mr. and Mrs. Ken Johnstone attended the Curdsville community dinner on Monday at the center.

Mrs. Flora Bolt enjoyed having lunch on Sunday with Steve Bolt, Garland Woodson and Wallace Woodson, of Henrico, at Ruby Tuesday’s.

Mrs. Grace Moton visited with Mrs. Margaret Stockton on Tuesday week.

Mr. and Mrs. John Gager, Mrs. Betty Sumner, Mr. and Mrs. Don Meadows, Donald Meadows, Mr. and Mrs. George Moore, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stockton and Mrs. Edwina Covington enjoyed dinner together on Saturday following the Harvest Sale at the Prospect Volunteer Fire Department.

Friends and neighbors are praying for a speedy recovery for Sue Franklin, Alice Campbell, Tommy Senger, Julian Covington, Evelyn Shelton, Lena Rose Huddleston, Rebecca Goin, Billy Allen, Nancy Dickerson, Phyllis Jenkins Polhemus, Hilda Friend, Elfrieda Kerns, Betty Jean Bolt and Mildred Harvey Shanks.

Friends and neighbors are expressing their sincere sympathy to the families of Mrs. Helen Presnell and Mrs. Mary Senger.

Glenn Memorial Baptist Church at Prospect will hold their senior dinner Nov. 27 at 6 p.m. All are invited; bring a covered dish to share. Musical entertainment furnished by The Oak Hill Boys will begin at 7 p.m. All are invited. A love offering will be taken.

Appomattox P.E. Presbyterian Church members will hold their annual stew on Sunday following services. Steve Bolt and William McGuire are the stew masters.

The members of Appomattox P.E. Presbyterian Church at Tuggle invite you to worship. The Rev. Chuck Klotzberger will be with them on Sunday.

The membership of Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church at Prospect invites you to worship with Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. The Rev. Caitilin R. Hoy will be with them on Sunday.

Calvary Chapel-Farmville, 302 Industrial Park Road, invites you to worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday and Wednesday evening Bible Study at 7 p.m. 

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MARGARET STOCKTON is Tuggle News columnist. Her email is