Joicelyn Harriett Moree
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, in New Brushy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery for Joicelyn Harriett Moree, 84, of Columbia, who died on Thursday, Sept. 26 at her residence. Bro. Doug Barber officiated at the services.
65 years ago, Sept. 30, 1954
“Dan Harvey has been elected as president of the Future Farmers of America chapter at the Marion-Walthall school. Other officers elected were Bud Pittman, vice president; Charles Craft, secretary-treasurer and J.N. Sauls Jr., reporter.”
60 years ago, Oct. 1, 1959
West Marion Chapter of the FFA Mums Fundraiser, Sept. 28
West Marion Chapter of the FFA mums for sale fundraiser from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28 at West Marion High School. Mums are 8 inches and come in yellow, red, purple, orange and white.
Marion County Ham Radio Club Exam Session,
Mid South Rehab Services is announcing a new, full-time rehab office manager and future physical therapist at their partner facility, The Grove in Columbia.
Lauren Ulrich has been chosen to serve in the position.
Friends are remembering Harry Taylor as a self-made businessman who used his success to support a wide variety of causes in Columbia, usually anonymously.
Mr. Taylor, 77, died Saturday, and services were at 10 a.m. Monday at Colonial Funeral Home.
65 years ago, Sept. 23, 1954
I can’t imagine a more boring topic than mulching the garden. But I respect it, though in last week’s heat it almost killed me.
I did it though, because blanketing bare dirt is one of the four most important steps for setting out new plants, along with “wide hole, loosened roots, and green side up.”