Minutes of Sacred Harp Singings

Find in all years, or only checked years:

Or, view 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 or all years.

Song use statistics are also available.

Cross Roads Memorial Singing

North of Tallapoosa, Georgia

Saturday night, November 17, 2007

The 40th session of the Cross Roads Memorial Sacred Harp singing was held on Saturday night before the third Sunday in November. Cecil Roberts called the class to order leading 45t. Pastor Bobby Clark welcomed everyone and offered the opening prayer.

Leaders: Cecil Roberts 32t; Miranel Swafford 348b (in memory of her father, Gilbert Pope); Carlene Griffin 448b; Mildred McElroy 59; Donna Bell 63; Cecil Roberts 72b; Charlene Wallace 75; Karen Rollins 36b; Lonnie Rogers 46; Sarah Roberts 127; Judy Chambless 82t; George Garner 38b.


Cecil Roberts brought the class back to order leading 30b. Leaders: Corine Laminack 43,129; Geraldine Alred 35; Inez Chandler 290.

A business session was held with the following officers elected or appointed: Chairman—Cecil Roberts; Vice Chairlady—Miranel Swafford; Secretary—Donna Bell.

Leaders: Cefard Wood 490; Robert Chambless 335; Karen Rollins 163t; Judy Chambless 100; Inez Chandler 146; Sarah Roberts 491; Corine Laminack 405; 358 (by request).

Announcements were made. Cecil Roberts led 56t as the closing song, and Elder Gerald Sloman dismissed the class with prayer.

Chairman—Cecil Roberts; Vice Chairlady—Miranel Swafford; Secretary—Donna Bell