Thursday, January 21, 2010

Dycusburg News: Jan. 21, 2010

Submitted by Matthew T. Patton

Mary (Linzy) LeFan was the honoree of a surprise 80th birthday luncheon on Saturday, Jan. 9 at the Christian Activities Center at Mexico Baptist Church, with approximately 40 in attendance. Mary was the daughter of Ray and Vada (Ralston) Linzy. Her late husband is Sanders "Cotton" LeFan.

Attending were her sons and their wives: Philip and Jeretta LeFan; Dennis LeFan and Jamie King; and Kevin and Vivian LeFan; grandchildren: Jessica and James Gibbs; Paige and Daniel Adams; and Alison LeFan; and her siblings: Lafe Linzy and wife Inez; Juanita Green; and Betty Young.

Other family and friends included Donna and Larry Haire; Rita and Mike Templeton, Hunter and Molly; Phyllis O'Neal; Deitra Beavers; Marilyn and Katie Jones; Mary Helen Christian; Ella Mae Mitchell; Anna Lois Campbell; Mabel Campbell; Linda McGuckin; and Bro. Tim, Joyce, Jonathon and Lydia Burdon.

The Dycusburg Grocery will now be open for adjusted winter hours: Tuesday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Normal hours will resume in the Spring.

Michelle Henderson and Makanda Rolfe went on a week-and-a-half vacation to visit Dan Henderson and Jason Smith while they are working on a job in Corpus Christi, Texas. They also visited with John, Pati and Emily Floyd from Texas and some other friends from Illinois. They visited South Padre Island and toured the aquarium and the U.S.S. Lexington. On the return back home, they stopped in Hot Springs, Ark.

Birthday wishes are extended to: Livinia McGinnis (Jan. 11), Jason Smith, Jr., (Jan. 14), Levi Burris (Jan. 13), Travis Sosh (Jan. 16), Ethan Paddock (Jan. 21), James Artist (Jan. 24), Cheyenne Burris (Jan. 24), Jenny Patton (Jan. 26) and Gina Noffsinger (Jan. 29).

We extend our sympathies to the families of Betty Glenn and James Robert Dorroh.

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