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4, 1975-MALAKOF NEWS-Page 3 Billings Is i] Sheriff Candidate Ira Billings Be Dec. 14 Malakoff Methodist present its second Chrismon Tree Cole- in the church at 6:00 Sunday December 14th which the public is cor- invited. Last year many residents of Cedar Creek Lake area eautiful pagent Rev. David Hutchins an even more presentation this The Chrismon Tree story in the Lutheran and is an optional for any church of any Ltion that wishes to it. This year the pageant will opened with the lighting of Tree which has decorated with fourteen Chrismon symbols, nine a framework to con- them, and minor acces- The Chrismon symbols interdenominational and heritage of all Christians. Chrismons are simple of Christianity from its days while others are explanations of God's world. will participate the presentation of this to which the public is and which typifies one the great freedoms the States enjoys -- the of religion. Immedi- following the program a )tion will be held in the hall of the Malakoff Church. Mrs. Lovena Irvin is the chairman of this program. Other corn- chairpersons and are: Tree Decora- Judy Shelton, Joy' dot. Reception: Oleva Gwen Enas, Kay Music: Gayle Smith, Harris, Melinda Poole, Thompson, Beth Photography: Mary Church Decorations: Cross, Mercedes Lou Sutton. Packing: Kleinheksel. Light- Elmo Yarbrough, Ned Grog Hutchins. Tree and Erection: Ned Albert Berry. Ushers: Tanner, Bill Bradshaw, Harris, David Walker, Fort. Children's Jeanne Waller, Ira Billings announced his candidacy for sheriff of Hen- derson County this week. His statement follows: After having been asked by many concerned citizens of Henderson County to announce my candidacy for Sheriff of Henderson County, I wish at this time to solicit your support in my bid for this office. As a former Deputy Sheriff of Henderson County for nearly five years, I was known and respected for my honest enforcement of the law. I am a veteran of World War II, I enlisted in the United States Navy in 1943 and served in the Pacific Theater throughout the war. After 24 years of service in the Navy, I retired with the rank of Chief Petty Officer. After my retirement, I was employed by the Texas De- partment of Corrections as a custodial officer at the Cof- field Unit at Tennessee Col- ony. After I'A years, I was promoted to the rank of lieutenant. During the three years that I was employed by the Department of Correc- tions, I learned first-hand how and why crimes are commit- ted and how the criminal's mind works and about the criminal's attitude toward society. It was a school within itself. As a Deputy Sheriff, I needed more education in law enforcement and attended the East Texas Police Academy at Kilgore Junior College. I graduated as a Certified Peace Officer of Texas. As a Deputy Sheriff, I was charged with the responsibil- ity of maintaining law and order, arresting and taking custody of prisoners, and executing the mandates of the County and District Courts. In my work as a law enforce- ment officer, I have always tried to be fair and unbiased. I am a member of the Athens Masonic Lodge 165, and I am a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason, a mem- ber of the Scottish Rite Association of Henderson County. t am also a ,member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, and the Hender- son County Farm Bureau. I am married to the former Addle Lee Frazier of Leon, Oklahoma. We have three children, Craig Edwin, age 9; Angela Kay, age 21; and Ralph Edward, 25, who is with the Department of Pub- lic Safety at Fairfield, Texas. I feel that I am well qualified for the office of Sheriff of Henderson County, and I will appreciate your vote and support. - Paid Political Ad Paid for by Ira Billings Here's where to install grab Mr. and Mrs. Joel Dunacusky Will ia ms-Du n ac usky Nuptials Solemnized In a candlelight double-ifing traditional bride and groom. ceremony, Nov. 14, 1975, The centerpiece was an Kathy Williams and Joel arrangement of yellow Dunacusky were married in gladiolas. Fruit punch, mints the Calvary Baptist Church at and nuts were served to the Trinidad, with the Rev. Ronnie Daniels officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Williams of Malakoff, and the guests. Miss Stacy Floyd and Miss Cindy Arthus attended the refreshment table. The bride's mother wore a formal length gown of deep groom is the son of Mr. and pink with a pink corsage of Mrs. Joseph Dunacusky of feather flowers and the Trinidad. The couple was wed before an archway entwined with greenery and flanked by candelabra. Two large baskets of palm trees completed the altar decorations. Wedding music was played at the organ by Mrs. Milburn Johnston. The songs selected by the bride and groom and sang by Bro. Daniels were "Always" and "The Lords Prayer." The bride wore a traditional formal length gown of white slipper satin with a cathedral length self train. The gown was fashioned with a lace over satin midriff, lavishly embroidered with graduated sizes of seed pearls, sheer lace sleeves, gathered at the wrists, and a V-neck styled with lace. The bridal cap was of white slipper satin with a lace overlay and embroidered with pearls pattarened s,0n the gown. A fingertip veil of white illusion edged with lace completed the headpiece. The bride's attendant, Miss Karen Venable, wore a formal length dress of blue knit with a floral jacket of blue and white. The groom's attendant was Mr. Gregory Kemper of San Antonio, childhood friend of the groom. The brides bouquet was fashioned of yellow rosebuds and white carnations and trimmed with long yellow and blue streamers. The brides- maid's bouquet was an arrangement of yellow and blue flowers. The flower girl, Miss Fort. Publicity: Duke bars in showers: 56 to 60 Wendy Williams, sister of the Narrator: Rev. David inches high or just above the bride, wore a long gown of soap dish. blue and white with white i pinafore, and carried a basket Butane-Propane Gas o, rose petals. Mr. Jefferey Dunacusky, brother of the groom and Mr. Mark Williams, brother of the Si=Tan bride were ushers. Candlelighters for the F{ ceremony were Mr. James Williams and Mr. Scott Lease or Sale Williams, brothers of the ' bride. RADIO--EQUIPPED TRUCKS FOR SPEEDY DELIVERY Reliance Gas Co. The bride's book was placed on a blue lace covered pedestal in the church foyer before the ceremony, and attended by Mrs. Diane Patterson, sister of the groom. The reception was held after the ceremony in the church fellowship hall. The refreshment table was covered with a floor length cloth of white linen and net, and held the four-tier wedding cake, trimmed with blue and white flowers and topped by the of Athens C. M. Tinney, Owner Dial 675.2269 in Athens 874.6182 RAY'S DISCOUNT Give Gilts To Wear For Christmas Wannmt Clothm At 1he Lowest Ever(by Discount Prices. I THE I STORE FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS TOLD YOU ABOUT RAY'S DISCOUNT 215 N. Baton ....... groom's mother was dressed in a formal length gown of deep blue velvet with a light blue lace over jacket. Her corsage was of blue feather flowers. The blue lace rice bags, tied with yellow ribbons were distributed among the guests by Miss Cheryl Williams, cousin of the bride. Following the reception the bride and groom left on a short wedding trip. They will be residing in Trinity, Texas where the groom will be employed with the Texas Department of Corrections. The bride is a graduate of Malakoff High School and the groom is a graduate of Trinidad High School, Henderson County Junior College, and attended Texas Eastern University. Quail Season Prospects 600d Quail season opened Dec. 1 in many Northeast Texas counties and the prediction by Parks and Wildlife Depart- ment wildlife biologists is that it will be one of the most productive seasons in many years. Favorable weather condi- tions throughout the year, a good hatch and plentiful food supply have combined to push quail populations over most of the northeastern portion of the state to record levels. Malakoff News The Larry Drennans enter- tained their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Elkins of Malakoff, Larry's mother, Janie Drennan of Cayuga, and Mrs. Drennan's uncle, Bill Elkins of Dallas, for Thanksgiving dinner. Mrs. Dee Sparks, who works at Citizens State Bank, was one of three daughters visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.N. Thornhill at Loon" Bay for Thanksgiving. They also celebrated Mr. and Mrs. Thornhill's 57th wedding anniversary which was Sunday. Those in attendance in addition to Mrs. Sparks and her husband Warren, of Southwood Shores, were Mr. and Mrs. Tom Harris of Loon Bay, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Widhby of Leisureland, and R.W. Thornhill of Dallas and Dixie Shores. Another brother, J.W., called from Alburquerque during the day. Chilton Derden went to a reunion in Waco Friday and also visited Howard and Agnes Carter hosted a Tupperware party Monday night attended by several guests and the following people from Athens, Becky Carter, Bobble Bostick and Virginia Cook. Mrs. Earl Allen had all her children home for Thanks- giving dinner, including Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Allen of Terrell, Mr. and Mrs. Perry Trammell of Terrell, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Cook of Athens, Mr. and Mrs. Alton Allen and family of Athens, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Murray of Dallas, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Carter of Malakoff, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Allen of Malakoff, and Mr. and Mrs. Elvis Wayne Allen and family of Athens. Russell Rogers, son of Mr. and Mrs. Benny Rogers had his tonsils out Wednesday. He's back in school now and doing fine. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Baird went to Silverton, Tex., Wednesday through Sunday to spend Thanksgiving with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R.A. Baird and three of his four brothers. Hazel Evans while in town. Mr. and Mrs. Travis Denton of Big Springs, Tex., visited the William Cartlidges, the Carney Kirbys and the Marles Drakes on Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Olan Dukes had as their guests for Thanksgiving Charles and Beverly Dukes of Dallas, Carolyn, Steve and Candice Rhodes of Longview, Rosemary and Mark Ferrell and Marcie and Molly. of Malakoff and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Webb and Donna of Crandall. The Dayton, Tex. Broncos recently won District 19-AA in Girls Volleyball. The Broncos are coached by Miss Carolyn Vieregge, a graduate of Malakoff High School and Stephen F. Austin Univer- sity. Guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. C.M. Gilmore dur- ing the Thanksgiving Holi- days were Mr. and Mrs. Tom McGrew, Brian and Alan: Mrs. Virginia Watts and daughter, Jennifer, all of Arlington. Also Mr. and Mrs. Mike Dann and Doug and Matt of Garland. Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Gilmore and family of Malakoff joined them Thanksgiving Day. Triple F Meeting Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Jones. Jason, Coby and Ann of Piano; Mr. and Mrs. Mike Turner and (laughters of Waxahachie: Danny Wilcox of tt illsh()ro; Way ne Turner of Tyler: Mr. and Mrs. tlersehy Barnett, Pare and Jimmy ot Garland, and Mr. av.d Mrs, l)on Estes and Rob of Mesquite. The Cardens, the Ideuses and the Eddie Nokeses visi(ed fl)r the entire weekend. Mr. and Mrs. C.W. Tanner, Mary and Judy of Big Springs visited the Tommy Tanners over the Thanks- giving holiday weekend. Becky Rose and her son Jeremy visited Mr. and Mrs. Buddy ttoover for the Thanksgiving holiday, leaving the middle of this week. They are from Seminole, Texas. Mr. and Mrs. Preston Green and son Paxton, of New Orleans, visited Mr. and Mrs. J.P. Phillips and Mr. and Mrs. James II. Green during Ihe holiday. Mr. and Mrs. James Surls of Dallas, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Sebastian of Dallas, Mr. and Mrs. Steve Surls of Dallas, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Surls and family, and Mrs. Tracey Franks all of Malakoff, had Thanksgiving dirmer with the Gary Spivey family here. Roxanne, Phillips of The December meeting of (ommerce visited her mother, the Triple F Adult Fellowship Mrs. Jeanice Phillips during will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 15, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Bybee, Clearwater Bay. It will be a covered dish Christmas supper and fellow- ship. Transportation is available by contacting the First United Methodist Church. Mrs. Velma Nokes had a house full of company Thanksgiving day for the traditional feast. They in- cluded Mr. and Mrs. Ray Carden and Debbie of Houston; Mr. and Mrs. Mickey Ideus and Lisa of Bay City; Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Nokes and Michael of Howe; Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Wilcox of Corsicana; Mr. and Mrs. B.C. Beanchamp of Waxahachie; Mr. and Mrs. J.P Send Letters To Santa McMurray visited' their daughters family,/ the C/O Malakoff News, Tommy Tanners fro: 'Thanks- giving. Also present was Tommy's grandmother, Mrs. J.T. Hill of Kilgore. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Faulk had a houseful for the Thanks- giving holiday, including Mr. and Mrs. Bill Faulk of Tennessee Colony, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Johansen and Stephanie of Port Arthur, Mrs. Marie Murphy of Port Arthur, Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Doss and daughter of Dallas, and their granddaughters, Joanna and Clarissa Faulk of Port Arthur. Box 509, Malakoff FERTILIZER Sales & Custom Spreading LIQUID FEED The lowest cost way to feed Call for complete details Randall Nelll 489-0081 Malakoff OUR INTEREST IS IN YOU!! That's Why We're Opening Soon In Malakoff Navarro Savings Association 502 F. Highway 31 the Thanksgiving loliday. Jimmy and Janet Barber of I)allas were visiting Mr. and Mrs. James Baber in Tool during the holdiay. They also celein'ated Jimmy's birthday. Ron Turner visited his parents in Gilmer for the Thanksgiving holiday and had minor surgery at the same time. Glenda and Ricky Armstrong and Carissa from El Paso where he's stationed, visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Baker during the Thanksgiving weekend. Guests in the home of Lou and Marihelen ,letter were his sister, Gertrude Hoyt and friend, Jim Conron of New York City, who were here for a plannned four-day visit. Unexpected visitors included daughter Mrs. Michelle Nieman and their two children of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; Buster and Jeanie Fair of Dallas, and (laughter Larre Bryant and family of Irving. Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Hunt of Pasadena and Mr. and Mrs. Cred Patten of Malakoff spent Thanksgiving in Duncanville with Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Green and family. They were met there by Mrs. W.E. Campbell of Monahans and Mrs. Joe Damron and chihtren of Bay City. Also visiting were Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Kilgore of Houston, children and grandchildren of the Cred Pattens. / Martin-Senour lsln. 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