The regular 4th Sunday Singing was held at Oak Grove Church, October 28. The welcome was given by Emcee, Sybil Gheer; Bro. Charles McFarland opened with prayer; song books distributed/collected by Freeman Porter; 51 present; 40 songs and 1 recitation shared. The next Singing will be at Mt. Calvary, November 25.
The following churches were recognized: Ava General Baptist, Breedon, Church of the Living God, Dogwood Nazarene, Faith Rock, Gentry, Happy Home, Life, Mt. Calvary, Murray, Noble, Oak Grove, Seventh Day Adventist, St. Leo’s, Sweden, West Bethel.
Preachers: Lee Hampton, Roy Hampton, Joe Lafferty, Marvin Loftin, Maxine Lund, Charles McFarland, Gary Martin, Betty Purdue.
Instrumentalists: Piano: Sybil Gheer, Lola Mayberry, Joann Welker, Thelma Martin, Jena Moyer; Guitar: Joe Lafferty, Lee Allen, Lola Mayberry, Jim Porter, Edgar Stewart; Bass Guitar: Jerry Moyer; Harmonica: Sybil Gheer; Mandolin: Jeff Biaggi.
Special music: Soloist: Gary Martin, Ella Faye Mitchell, Lola Mayberry, Lena Hutchison, Carol Carson, Sybil Gheer, Marvin Loftin, Edgar Stewart, a recitation by Larry Martin; Duet: Wilma Hampton and Sybil Gheer; Trio: Sharon Skaggs, Betty Purdue, and Thelma Martin; Quartet’s: Joe and Clara Lafferty and Lee and Wilma Hampton; Jim Porter, Sybil Gheer, Edgar Stewart, and Jerry and Jena Moyer; Rod Welker, Joie Welker, Faye Allen, and Joann Welker;
Church groups: Breedon, Faith Rock, Gentry, Oak Grove. The final special was provided by the preachers. The Singing was dismissed by Sis. Lola Mayberry.