Midway News

By DELIE SHEPARD,

No party switching allowed in runoff

There will be a runoff for some candidates on August 27th. Go out and vote for the candidate of your choice.  You still will have to vote either as a Democrat or as a Republican. 

Midway M. B. Church Fall Revival started last Monday Night and will end on Wednesday Night.  Services begins at 7:15 each night.  Rev. Marvin Miles the pastor of Galilee M. B. Church, Carthage, will be the evangelist for the three day revival. Wednesday night colors are black and white.

Sympathy to the Butler Family in the passing of Virgie Lee “Rabbit” Butler.  She was eulogized on last Saturday at Little Rock M. B. Church, 643 Tallabogue Road, Forest.  Her interment was in the church cemetery.  Mapp Funeral Home was entrusted with her arrangements.

Sympathy to the Spivey Family in the passing of Mrs. Sammie Spivey. Her arrangements are incomplete at my press deadline.  Mapp Funeral Home is entrusted with her arrangements.

Sympathy to the Dortch Family in the passing of Antonio Dortch.  His services were held last Saturday at Little Rock M. B. Church, 12403 Highway 503, Newton. Evans Memorial was entrusted with his arrangements.

Sympathy to the Bufkin Family in the passing of E. J. Bufkin.  His services were held at New Friendship M. B. Church, 227 Johnson Town Road, Walnut Grove. Evans Memorial was entrusted with his arrangements.

Sympathy to the White Family in the passing of Harvey White.  His services were held at Evans Memorial Funeral Home.  Evans Memorial was entrusted with his arrangements.

Some of the guest of Lonnie and Sandra McClendon were: her daughter Tracy McClendon Williams of California; brother, Archie “Bubba” McClendon of Milwaukee.

Our Care Facilities: Deacon Oliver Holifield and Johnny “Shug” Owens – Newton, Jerome Banks - Forest, and Juanita Banks – Brandon.

Remember with your prayers all our sick and shut ins. Christine Black, Katie Mae Kincaid, Marjorie Odom Washington, Maude Williams, George Beamon, Percy Shepard, Charles A. McClendon, Lonnie Johnson, Verneda “Ollie” McClendon, Willie Rogers Johnson, Cora Odom Peavy, Vernita Whittington, Maggie “Hannah” Smith, Nettie Kennedy, Linda Parrott, Versherica Ficklin, Chanell McBeath, Mattie Holifield, Addie Zell Harris, Sarah Harper, Shawanda Matheny, Billy Strong, Travis Ward, Wesley Lewis, David Parrott, and Fredia Ward Gales 

Please call or text me those who are sick, deceased with their arrangements and other happenings in your family. You may reach me: Delie Shepard 601-507-0992; email: dshep10399@-bellsouth.net.