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Godsey Sisters Memorial Singing

Shady Grove Church - Double Springs, Alabama

March 20, 1995

The annual Sacred Harp singing in honor of the Godsey Sisters (Leona Horton, Maude Adams, Mina Adams, Delia Watts) was called to order by Travis Keeton leading song on page 179. Prayer was led by Milford Watts. Travis Keeton then led song on page 201b. The class organized by electing the following officers: Chairman—Travis Keeton; Secretary—Pernie Pelfrey; Arranging Committee—Tom Roberson. Leaders: Lola Roberson 182, 475; Kermit Adams 134, 67 in memory of Brother Ralph Adams; Mae Conwill 40, 78; Gene Wakefield 68 (t? b?), 138 (t? b?); Ivalene Donaldson 73t, 77 (t? b?); Odie Horton 122, 317b in memory of his mother, Leona Horton; L. E. Hannah 147b, 402, in memory of Maude Adams; Cecil Wakefield 480; Josie Hyde 408, 183; Elmer Conwill 286, 348b; Myrtis Graham 161, 385b, 98; Milford Watts 56b in memory of her mother, Delia Watts, and Jessie Adams; Kelsea Wakefield 45t, 133; John Hyde 68b; Rose Altha Taylor 399b for her mother, Delia Watts; Parnell Berry 177, 208; Amanda Denson 566, 232; Dawson Adams 565b in memory of his mother, Maude Adams; Ora Lee Fannin 471b, 268, 83t, 331; Pernie Pelfrey 371; Travis Keeton led 120 for Wallace Watts who is very sick. Travis Keeton led page 44 for the closing song, and the class was adjourned with prayer by Milford Watts.

Chairman—Travis Keeton; Secretary—Pernie Pelfrey.