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Dale and Tootsie Snelling attended the Burns benefit supper Saturday evening.

Weekend guests of Dale and Tootsie were daughter Sherry Hess, Nathaniel, and two other Scout leaders from Marion. They enjoyed a cook-out. They did a lot of swimming in the creek and canoeing. Lots of time enjoying just jumping in the deep holes of water.

We received word this week that Truman Strong died. We extend sympathy to his family. Truman was a special person. He was faithful to the Wonsevu Christian Church for many years before moving to Florence. He still came to Wonsevu some. We missed him and Opal after they moved to Great Bend. He will be missed.

Bill and Margie Williams’ visitors Sunday were my sister Thelma Thigpen, Dennis, and Zack of Little Rock, Ark.

A Sunday dinner guest of Bill and Margie was our grandson Carl Williams of Wamego. Becca Williams visited later in the afternoon.

Julia Smith spent this week with her Grandma Erma Smith in Toronto while her grandfather Don Smith was in the hospital. We extend get well wishes to Don, wishing him a speedy recovery.

Just learned Lorena Magathan had a stay in the hospital. We wish her a very speedy recovery and hope she is doing well since returning home.

Doni Rogers attended the hog roast at Burns Saturday evening.

Sunday evening Doni attended the party for Dr. Davy Harkens’ 60th birthday.

Hazel Clothier and Lenore Smith went on a bus tour to Nashville, Tenn., from Wednesday to Sunday. They went to the Grand Ol’ Opry, Country Music Hall of Fame, and Jackson Show Boat.

Sunday supper guests of Bill and Margie Williams were Thelma Thigpen, Dennis and Zack, Will and Gayla Soyez, Elliot and Samantha, Samantha’s friend Derek, and Gary Williams.

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