My sympathy to the family of Renevae Hays of Blackey. She died on Saturday, August 7. She had cancer and had been sick for awhile. She was such a sweet person and loved her family and those precious grandbabies so much. They are sure gonna miss her.
Happy birthday to my greatniece Ava Golden Abbinanti of Elk Creek. She will be eight on August 13. She is the daughter of Jessica Dixon and Craig Abbinanti, and the granddaughter of David and Terry Dixon of Carcassonne, Janice Reed of Whitesburg, and Victor Abbinanti of California. Happy birthday to her granny and my sister Terry. It’s on August 15.
Happy anniversary to Virgil and Freda Combs of Carcassonne. It was their 31st on August 5. Happy birthday to Virgil; it was also his birthday on August 5.
My dad Pnut and Jimmy Bates left out Friday for a VFW convention in Louisville. They came back late Saturday evening.
On Friday, Billie Miller of Blackey, along with her son Randall Rowe and his family Rosemary, Tyler and Morgan, left for Ohio. They met some family members from London and went along with them to visit with some of Billie’s sisters. They came back Sunday evening.
Ruby Caudill of Carcassonne called and wanted me to tell everyone there will be a square dance at the Carcassonne Community Center on Saturday, August 14. It starts at 8 p.m. and they have refreshments. Everyone is welcome to come. It was nice talking to Ruby. She said she wasn’t feeling too well so I hope she feels better soon.
School started back this week so please be careful and watch out for the children and buses.
My nephew Gary Fugate and his girlfriend Amber Combs of Carcassonne went to Lexington for the weekend. They went to do some shopping.
Happy birthday to Manuel Vanderpool of Carcassonne. It was on August 8.