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December 30, 2013.
The dictionary describes abuse as “cruel and violent treatment of a person or animal”. Because of the committed efforts of two women, Dr. Johnnie Martin and Sally Claroni, Rutherford County is now redefining that word. The word still is properly defined, but those women it has been applied to are now becoming “a new you!”
Claude Taylor Morris, Jr., age 62, of Shelby, NC, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2013.
Della Murray Conner, age 78, of Forest City, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013.
Jacqueline Flack Lawson, age 71, formerly of Forest City, NC and a resident of Stem, NC, passed away Monday, December 23, 2013.
James Edgar Trammel, 58, of Forest City, NC passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2013.
Mr. Robert Lee Teal age 48 passed away Sunday December 22, 2013.
Warren Jennings Walker, age 72, of Forest City, NC, passed away Saturday, December 28, 2013.
Freedom Baptist Church
The Seays will be singing at 6pm on Sat. Jan. 4, 2014. 820 Bill Lattimore Road, Chesnee, SC.
Pleasant Grove UMC
FREE clothes closet Sat. Jan. 18, 9am-11am. Hudlow Rd., Forest City. Everyone Welcome. 828-245-4771.
Church of Christ
FREE Bible Study Course by mail. Get to know God better. Leave name, address & phone number. 115 Clay St., Forest City. 828-245-2720.
Sunshine United Methodist Church
Regular weekly schedule: Sunday worship services 9:45am; Sunday school 10:45am. Pastor: Rev. Keys Pendleton. 367 Depriest Rd., Sunshine.
Tues. Jan. 7, 6pm at Lane’s Hog Heaven BBQ, downtown Forest City. Cards .50¢ per game/per card. Great prizes. All proceeds goes to Community Pet Center spay/neuter programs.
HOPE Group (Rutherford)
A series of 4 consecutive Tuesday sessions every other month. Jan. 7, 14, 21 & 28, 10am at Annette Cash Whitaker Center of Living, Forest City. Facilitator: Terry Honeycutt and Hattie Williams.
Rutherford County Chess Club
Meets each Wednesday night, starting Jan. 8, 5:30pm at 175 N. Main St., Rutherfordton (Law office of Marvin Sparrow and John Byrd, across from Kid Senses). Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome, from 5 to 105, beginners to masters. 64 Squares.
Grace Group (Rutherford)
Jan. 9, 4pm. 2nd Thurs. of each month at Rutherford Lifecare. Facilitator: Cy Miller.