Neighbors – Raceville, Jan. 13, 2022

By Alice Baker

Church note: Douglas Baker of Raceville Methodist Church wants to thank everyone for the donations made to the Memory Tree at Christmastime in remembrance of their loved ones.

Congratulations to Eugene and Linda Williams of this community who celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, Jan. 5.

Happy birthday wishes to my granddaughter Erin Baker of Salem, Massachusetts, who celebrated her birthday on Saturday, Jan. 8.

Congratulations to John and Joan Jones, Butler Road, who will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Jan. 20.

Sincere sympathy to Richard Ottenburg and family of North Granville on the passing of his wife Kimberly Ottenburg at the Slate Valley Center on Route 40. Sympathy also to all her siblings. Kim was the daughter of the late Roger and Shirley (Crouch) White of Middle Granville. A celebration of her life was held on Saturday, Jan. 8, at the Fort Ann firehouse.

Happy birthday wishes to Ken Williams of Williams Road who celebrated his birthday on Thursday, Jan. 6.

Happy birthday wishes to Leon Bourn of Rhinebeck, New York, who celebrated his special day on Tuesday, Jan. 11. Leon is the son of Calvin Bourn of this community.