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2014-5-2

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Spring Clean-up at Greensville Memorial Cemetery

We will be doing an annual clean up of the cemetery the week of May 12 - 16, 2014.  At this time, all old flowers, flower stands and vases that are not attached to markers will be removed.  If you would like to keep these items, please remove before May 12.   All mini flag stands will be permitted, as long as they are close to the markers.   If you should have any questions, please call Carlissa at 434-882-5871. Thanks for helping us keep your cemetery beautiful.

 

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YMCA Hosts Run for God

Emporia's Run For God team completed the 5K Challenge on April 26 at the YMCA Sprint for Spring race.  The Run For God Bible study was led by Pastor Greg O'Berry of Calvary Chapel Emporia, and the physical study was led by Sharon O'Berry and Brenda Robinson.  Run For God is a 12 week training course sponsored by the YMCA, Jeff Robinson & Associates and Calvary Chapel Emporia. 
 
Pictured front row L to R:
Sharon O'Berry, Anthony McGhee, Lisa Gund, Amanda O'Berry, Harley Moore, Leslie Edwards, Hunter O'Berry, Nateesha Maryland
Back Row L to R:
Greg O'Berry, Kristen Strickler, Jeff Robinson, Brenda Robinson, Patricia McGhee, William Wilburn, Christy Moore, Henry Moore, Martha Dodd-Slippy, Amy Owen
Not Pictured:
Sandy Ligon, Damita Saulter, Diane Taylor

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