Monthly Archives: December 2010

Stone’s Chapel Renovations

Don Duvall, Bob Llloyd and Bob Whitson carrying a pew back into the church.

The Clarke County Memorial Cemetery Association has started a preservation project on historic Stone’s Chapel Church which was built in 1793. The last worship service in the church was over ten years ago and the building has been neglected since … Continue reading

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2010 Christmas Activities

Legionnaires participating in the Christmas Parade.

Twenty-four members of the Post 41 family participated in the Berryville Christmas Parade held at noon on December4th. Thanks to Bob and Jane Heflin for bring the truck and trailer for the parade and to Tom Bundy and John Lincoln … Continue reading

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Living History Narration

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In early November, Mary Morris, the archivist at the Clarke County Historical Society, referred to us a request it had received for information on Captain Lloyd Williams.  The request was from the Audrain County Historical Society in Mexico, Missouri.  They … Continue reading

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Bronze Medallion Grave Markers

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The Department of Veterans Affairs is offering bronze medallions to attach to existing privately purchased headstones or markers that signify veteran status of the deceased.  The new marker can be furnished at no cost instead of a traditional government headstone … Continue reading

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North Africa To The Philippines

Charlie Boyd

Charles E. “Charlie” Boyd is a life-long resident of Frederick County.  He and his wife Esther still live less than a mile from where he was born.  While attending Handley High School in the early 1930s, he taught himself how … Continue reading

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