Cemetery Decoration Day
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Hicks Cemetery Decoration Day is Sunday, May 27. A short business meeting will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a sermon. Donations for the cemetery’s upkeep may be mailed to Hicks Cemetery, 150 Clint’s Home Lane, Theodosia, MO 65761-6216.
Griffith Cemetery, near Thornfield, will hold a brief business meeting at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 13, with church service to follow. Donations to the cemetery may be mailed to Norma Griffith, 703 Kenny St., Ava, MO 65608.
The annual decoration at Longrun Cemetery will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 20. A brief business meeting will be followed by decoration and a basket lunch. Donations may be mailed to Longrun Cemetery, 4721 State Highway 95, Theodosia, MO 65761 or dropped off at any Century Bank branch.
Decoration Day at Mammoth Cemetery and the annual business meeting is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at the cemetery. Donations for the upkeep of the cemetery may be mailed to Mammoth Cemetery, c/o Century Bank of the Ozarks, P.O. Box 68, Gainesville, MO 65655.
Pontiac Cemetery will hold its Decoration Day and annual business meeting at noon Sunday, May 27. Donations for the upkeep of the cemetery may be mailed to treasurer Pat Hannaford, 96 Alex Drive, Gainesville, MO 65655 or dropped off at any Century Bank of the Ozarks location.
Price Place Cemetery
Decoration Day at Price Place Cemetery is always the third Sunday in May, which is May 20 this year. The Rev. Jeff Corder of Price Place Church invites everyone to church services beginning at 10 a.m. that day. Decoration will follow the church service, and a potluck lunch will shared. The annual meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m.
Donations to the cemetery may be mailed to Price Place Cemetery, P.O. Box 99, Pontiac, MO 65729.
The annual Sallee Cemetery clean-up and meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 12, at the cemetery.
Donations for cemetery upkeep may be brought to the meeting, mailed to Jennifer James, 1463 County Road 340, Caulfield, MO 65626, or left at First Home Savings Bank.
Smith Chapel Cemetery
The annual Smith Chapel Cemetery meeting was held April 14.
Donations for cemetery upkeep may be mailed to Colene Rose, 7067 State Highway 181, Gainesville, MO 65655.