Chicken supper is Saturday

Published 8:24 am Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Prospect Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will be hosting its annual chicken supper Saturday from 5-7 p.m. at the firehouse, located at 45 Campbell Hill Road in the village of Prospect. The meal will include marinated grilled chicken, potato salad, green beans, coleslaw, bread, dessert, tea and lemonade. The cost is a donation at the door. Carryout will be available.  Everyone is invited to attend.

On Saturday, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Meadows visited with their son, Donald, at his home in Pamplin. In the evening, they all had dinner in Appomattox at a new restaurant called Bull Daddy’s.

The ladies of Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church at Prospect were presented a red rose on Mother’s Day by John Marsden. They were greatly appreciated. Thank you, John.

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Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith traveled to Stafford on Saturday to visit with his mother, Mrs. Dolores Smith. They had an early Mother’s Day celebration by having lunch together at Red Lobster.

On Mother’s Day, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith and their children invited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith, to their home for a Sunday brunch.

On Monday evening the small group from Faith Bible Fellowship met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith for their monthly covered dish meeting. Attending were Mrs. Hilde Watson, Mr. and Mrs. Richard McClintock and Mr. and Mrs. John Utzinger.

Mrs. Pat Smith met with Mrs. Brenda Walton of Powhatan for breakfast at the Cumberland Restaurant on Tuesday.

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stockton met with Mrs. Gail Thompson, of Washington State, and Mrs. Judith Reynolds, of Keysville, for breakfast on Friday at Merk’s Place. Gail was here visiting her Virginia friends.

Mrs. Peggy Kelsey enjoyed having all of her children home for Mother’s Day. Those from out of state were Phil Kelsey and friend from Nashville, Tennessee and Karen Kelsey and daughter Abby Aimesbury, of Dover, New Hampshire. Phil and his sister visited other relatives while here.

Mrs. Peggy Kelsey and children attended the 90th birthday party for Mrs. Grace Repass on Saturday at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church in Buckingham County.

Margaret Stockton was treated to lunch on Sunday by her son and his family, Lon, Mary Jo and son Sean; joining them was Richard Stockton.

Mrs. Flora Bolt entertained Mrs. Lois Gager and Mrs. Betty Meadows with lunch May 8 at Merk’s Place.

Mrs. Judy Bolt and son, Chris, entertained several family members May 14 following church services. Those attending the lunch were Mrs. Flora Bolt, Steve Bolt, Sharon Canterbury, Garland Woodson, Nicky Murdock, Ashley Murdock and Payden Murdock.

Friends and neighbors are praying for a speedy recovery for Betsy Faraci, Gary Fiscus, Jean P. Derrenbacker, Betty Jean Bolt, and Mildred Harvey Shanks.

Neighbors and friends are extending their sincere sympathy to the family of Ernest Bowling Jr.

The members of Appomattox P.E. Presbyterian Church at Tuggle invite you to worship with them each Sunday. The Rev. Buddy Woodson will be the guest speaker Sunday.

The membership of Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church at Prospect invites you to come and worship with them every Sunday. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. with worship at 11 a.m. Kemper Beasley III will bring the message on Sunday.

Calvary Chapel-Farmville invites you to worship with them on Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m. They invite you to join them each week on Wednesday evening for Bible Study for all age groups at 7 p.m. The church is located at 302 Industrial Park Road in the former Stackpole-Carbone building.

Margaret Stockton is the Tuggle News columnist. If you would like to contribute something to the news, call (434) 392-6431 or email