Memorial Day observed

The Pennsville Alumni and Homecoming was held May 26 at the Pennsville United Methodist Church.

Memorial Day will be observed 1:30 p.m. Monday starting at the church and walking to the Pennsville Cemetery where flowers will be placed on graves.

After the return to the church, the speaker will be Dan Hickerson.

The church women met May 14 at the sanctuary for guest night. Several from Malta and Chesterhill attended.

Julie West went on a trip to Guatemala and presented a slide show. Everyone enjoyed the show. Refreshments were prepared for the evening.

Sympathies were extended to Phebe (Gifford) Greer and children for the death of her husband, Eric Greer.

Lucille Best fractured her hip and is at Lakeside for rehab.

Shelly Mason of Lubbock, Texas, recently spent a week with her mother, Mae Milhoan. Mason will retire in the fall and Milhoan returning to Texas if her health permits.

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Beverly Sealock is a longtime columnist for The Parkersburg News & Sentinel.