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Coy Putnam Memorial

Rocky Mount Primitive Baptist Church, Arab, Alabama

Saturday, October 22, 2005

The Coy Putnam Memorial singing was held at Rocky Mount Primitive Baptist Church in Arab, Alabama on Saturday before the fourth Sunday in October.

David Light called the class to order leading 101t. The morning prayer was offered by Elder Matt Jordan.

A business meeting was held with the following officers elected or appointed to serve: Chairman—David Light; Vice Chairman—J.L. Hopper; Arranging Committee—Judy Caudle; Secretary—Eunice Kimbrell.

Leaders: David Light 274t, 176b (in memory of Hershell King); Judy Caudle 177, 193, 202; J.L. Hopper 203, 34b; Matt Jordan 565, 569b, 480; Eugene Forbes 317, 36b; Brandon Thompson 39b, 335; Juanita Beasley 32t, 270.


The class resumed singing with David Light leading 172. Leaders: Jonathon Thompson 84, 276; Marlin Beasley 348b (for Wilton Donaldson), 73t, 63; Sandra Light 143, 354b; Nathan Blackwood 35, 67; Herby Bailey 489, 503; Daniel Hopper 450, 451; Ramona Light 436, 40.


The afternoon session was brought to order by J.L. Hopper leading 138t. Leaders: Eugene Forbes 208; Michael Likos and Judy Caudle 81t, 45t; Heath Williams 30b, 31t; Judy Caudle 282 (by request of Charles Wright); Brandon Thompson 68b; Ramona Light 192; Jack Jordan 323b (in memory of Sharon Jordan Leach), 49b; Nathan Blackwood 33t; Daniel Hopper 269; Jonathon Thompson 300; Marlin Beasley 144; Herby Bailey 47t.

J.L. Hopper led 46 as the closing song. Prayer was offered by Nathan Blackwood, and the class was dismissed.

Chairman—David Light; Vice Chairman—J.L. Hopper; Secretary—Eunice Kimbrell.