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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : April 17, 2014

Courtesy Photo Sarah Maples chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution member Sue Ann Hall (from left), registrar Geneice Morris and members Clara Belle Roundtree and Ruth Shelton prepare for the Lineage Research Workshop Thursday, April 22 at the Tri-County Library.

Courtesy Photo
Sarah Maples chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution member Sue Ann Hall (from left), registrar Geneice Morris and members Clara Belle Roundtree and Ruth Shelton prepare for the Lineage Research Workshop Tuesday, April 22 at the Tri-County Library.

Assistance getting proof to join available

Special to The Monitor
MABANK–The Sarah Maples chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is helping prospective members get their papers in order with a Lineage Research Workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at the Tri-County Library.
The workshop is free and includes a light lunch and materials. Pre-registeration is requested by Friday, April 18.
Sarah Maples Registrar Geneice Morris handles new members wanting to join DAR.
She helps by showing ladies where to look for the proof needed to join.
Sue Ann Hall and Clara Belle Roundtree are working on their papers currently with assistance from Ruth Shelton.
Tri-County Library is located at 132 E. Market St., in Mabank.
To register, contact Vice Regent Suzanne Fife at (903) 432-3130 or shfife@nctv.com.

Apr

17

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : April 17, 2014

Catherine Rist, 74, of Kemp, died April 2, 2014.
She was born Oct. 17, 1939, in Copeville, to Lottie and Edward Nichols.

Apr

17

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : April 17, 2014

Merle Johnson

Merle Johnson

Memorial services for Merle Johnson, 84, of Eustace, were held April 16, 2014, at Moorhead Epps Memorial Chapel officiated by Chaplain Clayton McCord.
Johnson was born July 20, 1929, to Lillian Gladys (Foster) and William Henry Compton, and died April 11, 2014, in Mabank.
She is preceded in death by her parents, son Glen Doyle Johnson, brothers Jack and Wayne Compton, and sister Katie Bob Hamilton.
Survivors include her children, Robert Eugene Johnson, Barbara Brundidge, Jr., and husband Steve, Linda Hodge and husband Steve, Dan Johnson, Betty Johnson and husband Kim; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; many other family and friends.
Condolences may be posted at www.moorheadepps.com.