Anna Madge McLendon Mayer, 87, of McComb, Miss., died Sept. 16, 2011.
She was born May 19, 1924 in Greenville, S.C.
During the past couple weeks, I was able to attend two pre-kindergarten graduations and the graduation at Dawson County High School. All three of those events were attended by huge crowds, as well they should have been. But, it got me to thinking, however, about the 12 years in between pre-kindergarten and 12th grade. I couldn't help but wonder if the parents of those 241 high school seniors were looking back to when their child was in pre-kindergarten and if they were already thinking about the things they had missed.
Were there awards' ceremonies that they didn't attend ...
Young Life Dawson has scheduled its fifth annual 5K run for Aug. 21 at Rock Creek Park to raise dollars for the Christian youth organization.
Richard (Rick) Luckie Stradtman, 59, of Dawsonville, died July 26, 2010.
Normally, I write articles with suggestions on what gardeners should do, but this article is dedicated to what not to do in August.
Charles Delaney Coffer, 69, of Hickory Flat, died July 12, 2010.
Mabel Elrod Wallace, 93, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010.
David Earl Britt, 63, of Dawsonville, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010.