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Cemetery Decorations/Workdays

Clean-up day for Pee Dee Cemetery will be Saturday, May 3, 2014. Decoration Day will be May 11, 2014. The program will start at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be spread at noon.

Decoration Day at the Walnut Grove Community Cemetery on Highway 95 West, Clinton, will be Sunday, May 4, 2014, at 1 p.m. A short business meeting will follow and refreshments will be served afterward at the Walnut Grove Church. Everyone is welcome.

Foster Cemetery Decoration will be 2 p.m. Sunday, May 18, 2014. Anyone wishing to donate to the cemetery fund may send donations to Foster Cemetery, 3797 Hwy 389, Scotland, AR 72141. Those donating to Foster Cemetery May 2013-April 2014 were Loy Standridge, Marcille Blaine, Peggy Schneider, DeVaughn Lindsey, Mona McCaslin Gilmore, Jewel Simcox, Troy Dunham and Jean Mangun.

There will be a cemetery workday for the Bee Branch Cemetery at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 10. All interested parties are invited to bring yard tools and join in preparing the cemetery for Decoration Day. Any deteriorated flowers or decorations will be disposed of unless prior instructions are received from the owner. Contact Lynnette Collums at (501) 654-2435 for questions or concerns.

The annual Decoration of the Bee Branch Cemetery will be Saturday, May 17, and Sunday, May 18. The fellowship hall of the Bee Branch Baptist Church will be open for visitation and refreshments on Saturday, May 17, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday, May 18, from 1-4 p.m. Sunday will be observed as Decoration Day for the cemetery. Members of the Cemetery Board will be present to receive donations for the upkeep of the cemetery. The board’s annual meeting will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 17.

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