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Last Weeks News – We are getting a good rain shower this Sunday night as I write this. We have had the most beautiful fall I can remember.
Karen Collins had the misfortune of falling recently and breaking a wrist. She is doing okay now.
Last Sunday after church Ann Collins and Ella May Daugherty ate at Rockbridge and then visited Ada Beard awhile Sunday evening.
Agnes Williams and Janet Smith visited me briefly Wednesday evening and then Thursday Agnes and Karen Frederick came over. Karen mowed my yard and chipped up the leaves, but I’ve still got green grass too. They stayed and had lunch with me.
Saturday evening Pat, Lucy and Olivia Daugherty of Spring Hill, Tennessee stopped by. They went on to Andy and Sharlene Daugherty at Grovespring. They (Pat and Andy) are deer hunting a little. They will stay until Friday.
Dwayne Sparks had a family gathering at his home Saturday night. A total of 42 relatives in all.
We had good church services Sunday not many out but we enjoyed it anyway.
My deepest sympathy is extended to the Solomon family in the loss of their son.
Lets all take some time to give thanks this week for all our many blessings.
Wishing everyone a good Thanksgiving with family and lots to eat. Until next time, God bless us all.
This Weeks News – Didn’t get my items in so will add some for this week.Well it’s almost December and feels like it this Monday morning.
I felt blessed this Thanksgiving as I had my three daughters, grandchildren and great grandchildren all for dinner at the home of Tracy and David Griffith at Thornfield. Those attending were Patty Stephens, Galena; Debbie and Shelby Hutchison, Moberly; Jamie, Devin, Bailee, Lauryn and Hayden, Moberly; Aaron Chambers, Springfield; Josh, Sandy and Carter Chambers, Highlandville; and Tracy, David, Hannah and Devin. We were joined by Norma Griffith of Ava, (she makes wonderful dressing) and yours truly. The ones from Moberly went home Saturday and I came home. Debbie and Shelby brought me and then visited Wilburn and Louise Hutchison on their way home.
Carol Wise and Riley O’Shea of Springfield came down on Wednesday and stayed until Saturday at the home of Ann Collins. Chris Hartzell joined them for Thanksgiving dinner then Friday they picked Issac Collins up in Mountain Grove and he stayed until Saturday.
Ted and Karen Collins had dinner Thursday in Springfield with their daughters, Angela and Travis, Nesbit, Aubrey and Carson.
Karen and Doug Fredrick had Thanksgiving dinner at their house for the following; Agnes Williams, Bertha and Dean Scherer, Butch and Nita Fredrick, Janet and Paul Smith, Katlyn Smith and Coldan Killion, Serena and Jared Bradshaw and Cole and Izzy.
Hoping everyone can stay warm this comingweek and be kind to your neighbors.