Newsmakers, March 2008
NAMED: J. Warren Casey, chairman, department of music, Harding University, Searcy, Ark. Casey attends the College church, Searcy. Susan Galbreath, interim dean, College of Business, Lipscomb University, Nashville, Tenn. Galbreath attends the Harpeth Hills church, Brentwood. Brad Wyatt, director of safety, Lipscomb University. Wyatt attends the Western Hills church, Nashville. Sarah Barton, Title III project director, Ohio Valley University, Vienna, W.Va. Barton attends the Belpre, Ohio, church.
NEW MINISTERS: Mason Peebles, the Sanger, Texas, church, as youth minister.
BIRTHDAYS: 100th: Roxie Belle Reynolds, Acuff, Texas. Gussie Allen, Dallas. 85th: Muriel Luke, Hastings, Neb.
HONORED: Fred Jewell for 30 years of service to a national history honor society at the organization’s biennial national convention in Albuquerque, N.M. Jewell attends the College church, Searcy, Ark.
ANNIVERSARIES: 70th: Philip and Ruth Starling, Apopka, Fla. 68th: Merle and Anita Elliott, Searcy, Ark. R.J. and Margaret Henderson, Little Rock, Ark. 65th: Freddie and Ann Rhodes and Herman and Vennis Vogt, Sequin, Texas. 63rd: Lloyd and Sara Rhodes, Edmond, Okla. 60th: Reed and Betty Munsell, Hastings, Neb. Leroy and Florence Shank, Indiana, Pa. 59th: Tom and Jo Keith, Edmond, Okla. 57th: Charles and Bonnie Sheppard, Abilene, Texas. 53rd: Russell and Joy Leazer, Edmond, Okla.
PASSAGES: William A. “Bill” Houser, 80, Feb. 1, former elder, North End church, Parkersburg, W.Va.; Bernice Dorothy Webb Mannen, 88, Dec. 31 in Fort Worth, Texas, teacher and church worker in Northwest. Donnie Reese, 79, Jan. 11, member, Park Plaza church, Tulsa, Okla. Gloria Millay Sanders, 89, Jan. 19, longtime instructor, Columbia Christian College, Portland, Ore. Christopher Lewis Sangster, 58, Feb. 12, longtime administrator, Pepperdine University, member, University church, Malibu, Calif. Wanda Louise Hicks Terry, 80, Jan. 30, member, Prestoncrest church, Dallas.