Center Garden Club Celebrates Veterans' Day

November 16, 2015 - Center Garden Club members placed a wreath at the Blue Star Memorial Marker located on the Community House front terrace in celebration of Veterans' Day on November 11. Larry Hume, Shelby County Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8904, who served as US Air Force Chief Master Sergeant from 1961-81, spoke to members and guests about the importance of remembering our Veterans. Local Veteran Lee O. Stockton, special guest and husband of member Margaret Stockton, was recognized for his service during 1961-63 as US Army Spec. 5th Class.

Photo from left: Judy Matthews, Robbie Kerr, Carole Ann Chance, Shirley Owens, Cindy Brown, Connie Spann, Margaret Stockton, Larry Hume, Linda Bordelon, Cherry Jones, and Lisa Albers.  Seated Jackie Hancock and Carolyn Bounds.

Submitted by Linda Bordelon