Florence News 6-15-17


Glenda Sullivan, Patty Chase, Denny and Mary Lou Bowman visited Loretta Westrick in Kentucky Friday and went on to King Fish for lunch. Loretta’s boys left that day for a cruise.

We are discussing a 200 year birthday party for the town of Florence soon. Call me if you would like to help or if you know any good (or bad) stories to tell. Shirley Scott White has volunteered to help with others I have already mentioned. Watch this column for a date to get together to set a date for the party.

Cindy Geis of North Vernon visited Carolyn Lowe and Glenda Sullivan Sunday. Mark Scott and Janet Brown also visited Carolyn Lowe.

I got a nice phone call from Leah Jones but wasn’t home so she left a message. Call again Leah its always a pleasure to talk to you.

Betty Hargrove spent a few days at Kings Daughters Hospital with an infection from an apparent bug bite. Prayers for Betty. I don’t know Phyllis Carfield’s new name but I was talking to her daughter Lorie and she said Phyllis lives in Virginia and his having some health issues. Prayers for Phyllis. Faye Lewis is visiting with Annette Deno and family in Lafayette and is not feeling to good. Prayers for Fay. Charles Pickett will be having test for a possible heart condition. Prayers for Charles. Dale Thompson is out of the nursing home in Columbus and was in church at Florence Sunday. He said his prayers were working for him.

Geneva Scotti, Emily Bush and Kelsey Bush also needs prayers for their injuries. Sympathy to the Juanita Keith Koons family and to the Janice Walker family.

More happy birthdays in June for Alberta Pickett, Earl Homes, Tracy Homes, Ronda Norfleet, Shane Green, Karen Wentworth and Don Smith.

A young lady named Roxann who lives in Florence found a key ring with two silver keys near the Florence Church while she was walking Sunday and she was at the church that evening to give the keys to someone there who might have lost them. How very nice of her.

Kiersten and Kaden McClure went to Dorothy Duckworth’s graduation and party last week in Kentucky with grandparents Roy and Bonnie Duckworth.

Margaret Lee Weidmann’s company was Kay O’Neal, Melody Reese, Brandon Messmore and Randy, Lorraine and Ryan Brown.

Jerry and Robin Jewell visited Betty Hargrove at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital and visited with Linda Jones at Fairway Inn on their way home. Betty is at home now and improving.

The Florence Church group had dinner at Hometown pizza in Warsaw to celebrate Alberta Pickett’s birthday Sunday and that evening at the evening church service they had and Ice Cream cake to celebrate again.

The Historic Hoosier Theatre had a good Indiana Jones movie Saturday night and plan on many more movies. Also good popcorn. Their schedule is on Facebook.