Marshall Memos

Friday, November 30, 2007

There will be a reception for all participants in the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Heritage Tour of Homes at 6 p.m today at the home of Dennis and Sharon Deitz, 875 Cornersville Hwy, Lewisburg (the former Moon home next to Phil Sanders). All homeowners, sponsors, volunteers and committee members are invited. Regrets only please, 359-3863.

The Town of Chapel Hill Park and Recreation Board will hold its annual Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 1, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The theme will be "What Does Christmas Mean to You?"

A chili supper and auction will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Mooresville Fire Hall. Proceeds will go to benefit Dale and Debbie Rubert. Dale has been diagnosed with cancer and is unable to work.

To donate, please contact Anthony Allen at 931-580-0992, Carolyn Osborne at 931-652-2326, Wayne McNeese at 931-580-6525, or Robbie McNeese at 931-993-0534.

The Greg Gross Memorial Tournament is 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. Call Debbie Pruitt, 359-6250, or Fun Time Bowl, 359-7935, for more information.

There will be a memorial service Sunday, Dec. 9, from 4 to 4:30 p.m. in the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home honoring the life of your loved one, sponsored by the Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home family. Sunset Park Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum will also conduct a "Light a Candle of Love" service with luminaries decorating the entire cemetery. Families with loved ones buried or entombed may light their candles following the memorial service.

The American Red Cross will conduct two holiday blood drives this month. The first is from noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church, 316 North Horton Parkway. The second is from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, at Church Street Church of Christ, 305 West Church St.

To give blood you must be at least 17 years old, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds, be in good general health, and present positive identification. There is no upper age limit for blood donation.

Give the gift of life this holiday season -- your blood could help save up to three people!

For more information or to schedule an appointment call 800-448-3543.