Midway News

By DELIE SHEPARD,

Youth feeding program continues though July 31

Midway Park is open with tables and playground equipment for the children. More is needed in the construction and operations of the park.  Fundraising will become an inevitable objective of the park.  When asked to give, please give as generous as you can. 

The Youth Feeding Program at Midway M. B. Church is open until July 31.  Food will be served from 12:00 until 1:00 p.m.  Any youth 18 and under is welcome to come and have a refreshing meal. 

Patty Odom is enjoying her grandson Parker this summer.  His time is winding up to go back home to DC.

George Beamon is also enjoying his grandson Dustin for the summer.  He will be with grandpa until the summer is over.

Dr. Locord Wilson is spending this week as her girl time with her daughters, Dr. Tomika Wilson Greer and Tiona Wilson.  They are spending the week in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

Nathalie Hernandez Shepard along with Alexiah Shepard and Xhavier Shepard have spent the last two weeks with her mother Jeanette in San Juan, Puerto Rico. They have been on Facebook with many pictures showing all the great vacation spots and activities. The children are loving the beaches, sand and water.  

Our sick list consists of; Doris Holifield, Willie Rogers Johnson, Travis Ward, Willie Peavy, Frank James Boyd, Mack Arthur Robinson, Percy Shepard, Charles Bradford, David Parrott, Billy Strong, Dale Lewis, Mandy McBeath, Chenelle McBeath, Addie Zell Harris, Juanita Banks, Katie Mae Kincaid, Mattie Holifield, Freda Ward Patrick, Linda Parrott, Vasherer Ficklin, Minnie Strong, and Nettie Kennedy.

Please take some time and visit those who are care facility residents; Oliver Holifield, Bedford Care in Newton; Johnny “Shug” Owens Bedford Care Newton; Billy Frank Williams Bedford Care in Newton; Bonnie Odom Williams, Raleigh Care Facility in Raleigh; and Jerome Banks The Manor, Forest. 

You may reach me Delie Shepard at 601.507.0992 or email me at dshep10399@bellsouth.net.  You may fax me at 601.625.0992.