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Nancy Reynolds News - In honor of Juanita Gordy
Betty Collins was voted Ruritan of the Year at the Rock House Ruritan Club. - Courtesy photo
- Courtesy photo

Hallie Hall has returned home from the Northern Surry Hospital.

Sympathy is extended to the family of Dexter Sams who passed away at his home on December 6th with cancer. Dexter was a well-known carpenter.

Sympathy is extended to the family of Joe Bill Jones who passed away last week in the Baptist Hospital with pneumonia. He was a retired tobacco and sheep farmer.

Sympathy is also extended to the family and friends of Holly P Seay who was found dead at her home last week.

A memorial service was held for Rex Coleman Tuesday at the Howell Nelson Funeral Home.

Lanny Martin remains a patient in the Baptist Hospital. Please keep him and his wife Shirley in your prayers.

Helen Nelson fell and broke her hip Sunday after church. She was a patient at the Northern Surry Hospital in Mount Airy but she is in Golden Living now.

Mrs. Billie Drew also fell Wednesday night and broke her hip. She is a patient at the Forsyth Memorial Hospital.

Betty Collins was voted as Ruritan of the Year at the Rock House Ruritan Club. She was presented with a plaque last Thursday night at their Christmas dinner. New officers were installed as follows: Debbie Robertson, President; Ruth Robertson, Vice President; Don Bennett, treasurer; RJ Bennett, Assistant Treasurer; and Nancy Speaks as Secretary for 2018. Board members are Betty Collins, Sue and Claude Williamson.

The Whitley Group also known as Weller & Company had their open house on December 7th serving Richard’s famous chicken stew. Approximately 80 people dropped by their office.

Happy Birthday to Gary Robertson, Randy Keirl, and Penny Joyce!

As Gomer Pyle would say, “Surprise, Surprise, Surprise” The weathermen missed the forecast!

The Rock House Ruritan Club are having their turkey shoots every Saturday night until further notice. Food will be available at 5 PM with the shooting starting at 6 PM. Come out and enjoy the fellowship and fun. They are also collecting Toys for Tots.

Prayer list includes Dorothy Simmons, Lanny Martin, Frances Farmer, Justin Boram, Ann Gordon,. Rodney Durham, James Poteat, Ricky Tise, Gene Moser, Lois Tilley, Jimmy Inman, Brad Martin, Robbie Morefield, Basil Gordon, Hickman Simmons, Vicki Gordon, Hallie Hall, Gary Joe Simmons, Michael Palmer, Shirley Martin, Krista Simmons, Billy Gibson, Linda Lane, Donna Bowman Edwards, Hugh Covington, Linda Holland, Teresa Sisk, Scotty Marshall, Dan Puckett, Allen Puckett, Calvin Love, Elizabeth Essick, and Deborah Inman. Several of these mentioned have cancer and need your prayers.

Betty Collins was voted Ruritan of the Year at the Rock House Ruritan Club.
https://www.thestokesnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/web1_NReynolds.jpgBetty Collins was voted Ruritan of the Year at the Rock House Ruritan Club. Courtesy photo

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Nancy Reynolds News

In honor of Juanita Gordy