Minutes of Sacred Harp Singings

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Immanuel Baptist Church

Nashville, Tennessee

Saturday, November 7, 1998

The fourteenth annual Sacred Harp singing was held at Immanuel Baptist Church on Saturday before the second Sunday in November, and was called to order at 9:30 a.m. by Tim Reynolds leading song on page 72b. The morning prayer was offered by Marty Bell. Tim Reynolds led song on page 34b.

Leaders: Clayton Ezell 480; Darrell Holley 59; Nakayah Box 159; Fay Thompson 128; Gordon Wilkinson 475; David Carlton 89; Teresa Shuman and Tim Reynolds 312b; Steve Shearon 65; Alice Watkin 71; Karene Box 155; Nakayah Box and Febrienne Box 455; Marilyn Burchett 335; Angela Crain 63.


Tim Reynolds called the class to order leading “Harpeth” from the Missouri Harmony book. Leaders: Trudy Skelley 361; Tarnisha Minnis 405; Henry Cobb 47b; Nathanael Raymer 45t; Walt Lee 354b; Susan Pattengill and David Carlton 154; Shane Davison 81t; Ralanna Currin 68b; Ben Leary and Darrell Holley 324; John Lamb 148; April Millsaps and Bobbie Goodell 290; Timothy Akers 158.


The afternoon session began with Tim Reynolds leading songs on pages 40 and 168. Leaders: Bobbie Goodell 474, 549; Marilyn Burchett 145b; Glen Wegge 49b; Linda Sides 328 (using the words “Oh For A Thousand Tongues To Sing”), 569b; Seth Holloway 79, 294; Laurens Blankers 49t; Bob Simmons 143, 198; Gary Smith 31t; Sarah Smith and Jorge Carrillo 159; Sarah Ingram 45t; Clair Sayles 178; Sandy Scott 87.

Announcements were made. Tim Reynolds led song on page 64 as the closing song. Linda Sides dismissed the class with prayer.

Chairman—Timothy J. Reynolds; Secretary—Marilyn Burchett.