Steeple placed in memory of Doris Adams

first_img Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By The Penny Hoarder Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Steeple placed in memory of Doris Adams Latest Stories Book Nook to reopen Email the author By Jaine Treadwell “But the donations were enough,” she said. “People wanted to do something for Doris.”The new steeple will be dedicated, and a memorial plaque will be placed in the church at a later date.The Rev. Wes Hatcher, church pastor, said hope was that, when the steeple was replaced, that the old church bell would be found in the bell tower.“I can remember ‘riding’ on the rope to ring the bell when I was a boy,” he said. “Years ago, the bell was not secure and could have fallen, so it was taken down. We were hoping that it had been left up in the bell tower, but it wasn’t.” Several members of Northside Baptist Church stood and watched Friday morning as a new steeple was put in place on the church building.The 14-foot fiberglass steeple replaced the three-foot tin steeple that has been a part of the church since around 1947.“We were so proud to get the new steeple,” said Agnes Johnson, church member. “We had wanted and needed a new steeple for a long time. But it was also sad to see it go up because it was placed in memory of a dear, sweet lady.”center_img The new steeple is a beautiful addition to the church, and it almost dwarfs the three-foot steeple that it replaced.“We are proud to have the new steeple and appreciate those who made it possible,” Hatcher said. Published 8:55 pm Friday, August 14, 2009 The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Print Article You Might Like Farmers Market still going strong The Pioneer Farmers Market is still going strong, perhaps not as strong as it was when the summer harvest season… read more Next UpThe steeple was placed in memory of Doris Adams, who was a devoted church member and a friend to so many.“When Doris died, her daughter, Diane Ferguson, asked that memorials be made to Northside,” Johnson said. “We wanted to put a new steeple on the church, and we wanted to do so in memory of Doris, but we wanted to make sure that it was all right with Diane and it was.”Johnson said the church planned to supplement the donations with the money necessary to purchase a new steeple. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img


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