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Old County Line Church Singing

Corner, Jefferson County, Alabama

Sunday, April 14, 2019

The annual Sacred Harp singing was held at Old County Line Church on the second Sunday in April. The class was called to order by Cassie Allen leading 90. The opening prayer was offered by Samuel Sommers.

Leaders: Cassie Allen 227; Yancey Jett 497, 440; Ken Tate 564, 86; Colleen Jones 272, 528; April Watkins 500, 498; Andy Ditzler 28t, 411; Buell Cobb 92, 131b; Wanda Capps 299, 298; Warren Steel 211, 82b; Lisa Geist 273, 228.

RECESS

Cassie Allen led 140 in memory of Daphene Causey and for Hayden Arp. Leaders: Earl Ballinger 432, 417; Elene Stovall 182; Elene Stovall and Lucy Heidorn 436; David Jackson 47t, 39b; Darlene Reynolds 282; Darlene Reynolds and Nicholas Thompson 454; Mark Davis 266, 556; Judy Caudle 314, 317 (for Nora Parker); Bob Watkins and Cindy Tanner 198; Bob Watkins 138b; Sharon DuPriest 189; Sharon DuPriest and Danny Creel 269.

RECESS

Yancey Jett and Ann Jett led 172 to bring the class together. Leaders: Henry McGuire 296, 74t; Larry Ballinger 50b, 93; Samuel Sommers 184, 386; Taylor Watkins 445; Greg Allred 36b, 452; Danny Creel, Ann Jett, Wanda Capps, and Cindy Tanner 530, 475. Danny Creel asked a blessing before the noon meal.

LUNCH

The afternoon session began with Cassie Allen leading 89. Leaders: David Brodeur 196, 349; Susan Allred 65, 384; Nicholas Thompson 216; Nicholas Thompson and Cassie Allen 434 (for Hayden Arp and Kathleen Robbins); Lucy Heidorn 53 (in memory of Charlie Creel); Lucy Heidorn and Cindy Tanner 155 (in memory of Annie Creel); Cindy Tanner 220, 368; Ann Jett 45t, 47b; David Heidorn 63, 345b; Julianna Styles 217, 142; Ainslie Allen 186; Ainslie Allen and Lucy Heidorn 460; Jackie Tanner 73t, 222; Julianna Styles and Ann Jett 410t; Colleen Jones 550; Bob Watkins 406 (for Jewel Wootten); Ann Jett, Wanda Capps, Danny Creel, and Cindy Tanner 342 (in memory of Harrison and Flarce Creel); Ann Jett, Wanda Capps, Danny Creel, Cindy Tanner, Steve Creel, and Lucy Heidorn 146 (in memory of Charlie and Annie Creel); Emma Calvert, Amelia Jett, and Ainslie Allen 388, 108b.

Cassie Allen and Yancey Jett led 312b as the closing song. Ken Tate offered the closing prayer, and the class was dismissed.

Chairman—Cassie Allen; Vice Chairman—Yancey Jett; Secretary—Cindy Tanner