July 30, 2004


Sympathy Expressed

The congregation wishes to express its sympathy to the following families:

To: Wayne Poe and children, in the loss of his wife, Joyce Poe, who died Thursday, July 29, 2004.

Visitation will be 6-8, Saturday, at Knox and Brothers Funeral Home. Funeral Services for Mrs. Poe will be held Sunday, August 1, 2004, at 1:30pm at First Christian Church, Reverend C. Wayne Barnett officiating. Burial will be in Shannon Cemetery.

To: Florence Mefford, in the loss of her sister-in-law, Inez Rash, who died Friday, July 30, 2004.



Please keep the following people and their families in your prayers.

Known to be in need of our prayers and concern are:

Gwynn Bussell (sister-in-law of Don Bussell)

Tommy Fryman (son-in-law of Mildred and Tom Jefferson)

Dorothy Garrett (Joyce Barbour's mother/Hospice Care)

Sherman Glass (home)

Thelma Weaver (home)

Maysville Nursing and Rehabilitation (formerly MECF)

Marvin Biddle; May Biddle; Margaret Clark (Jackie Hall's Mother); Kathleen Graves; LouEmma Morgan (Wilburn Umstattd's Mother); Ruth Rosser; and Frances Thomas.

Pray for Our Troops

Amy Woosley, Sister of Tommy Woosley, US Air Force, Active duty in Iraq

2nd Lt Erin M. Braswell, Daughter of Sally McClain / Niece of C. Wayne Barnett.

Jason Peck, Son of Irving & Joyce Peck, Warrant Officer - Ft.Rucker, Alabama

Drew Beckett, Grandson of Evelyn Beckett, United States Navy

Clint Ravencraft, Son of Mike & Karen Ravencraft, United States Coast Guard

LCpl Jarrod Franklin, Son of Leslie Franklin Fox, U.S. Marines- Camp Lejeune, NC

Cpt. Derek McClain, Son of Sally McClain / Nephew of C.Wayne Barnett

Matt Tolle, Son of Linda and Ronnie Tolle, Nephew of Frances Tolle.

Do you have a loved one serving in the military that you would like us to keep in our prayers in this time of war and heightened national security? Please call our church office to add them to our prayer list.

If you would like someone to be included in our prayers, send your requests by email or call the church office. Individuals will remain on our prayer list for 4 weeks after initial request to be added. Due to new patient confidentiality rules, hospitals can no longer give names of patients to churches. When you, or a family member, go into the hospital, please notify the church office. Thank you. If you would like someone to be included in our prayers send your requests to our email or call the church office at 1.606.564.5568.