Happy Thursday, Friends! This week my husband and I dug the last of our delicious smoked chicken out of the freezer…which means it’s time to start planning another barbecue! I think we’re all well aware that the barbecue is barely holding us together. Financially, we’re treading water. The funds we raised last year (from the barbecue and other donations throughout the… Read more »
Last weekend a group of us met at the cemetery for our fall work day. It was a beautiful day for being outside and we had a great turnout! We cleaned out some overgrown saplings just west of the Dinkins plots, trimmed a lot of undergrowth on the yaupons and crepe myrtles, picked up limbs and started cleaning the tombstones with… Read more »
Our annual barbecue is coming up! Saturday, June 27, 12:30-3:30 PM Macedonia United Methodist Church 23391 Macedonia Road Hockley, TX 77447 We will have brisket, sausage and chicken available. Prices are as follows: 1 meat plate: $10 2 meat plate: $12 3 meat plate: $14 Child’s Plate: $5 1 pound brisket: $15 1 whole chicken: $12 1/2 chicken: $6 1… Read more »
At the annual meeting last year we voted to level our leaning tombstones. Below are some before and after pictures!
After quite a bit of work, the Fletcher Memorial is complete! We owe a huge debt of gratitude to Canon Funeral Home who donated the bronze plaque at the site and to Steve Chapman who designed and completed the project. The Fletcher Memorial is on the south side of the cemetery near the Chapman and Snow plots. … Read more »
Our annual barbecue is approaching! Please mark your calendars for Saturday, June 29 from 1-4 PM! Prices are below: 1 meat: $8 2 meat: $10 3 meat: $12 Brisket : $10/pound Chicken: $10/each We still need volunteers to serve plates, set up the day before and clean up afterwards. We also still need donations for the silent auction. Please email… Read more »
The annual business meeting of the Macedonia Cemetery Association was held Saturday, May 18. Both old and new business were discussed, officers were elected and a maintenance contract was awarded The officers for 2013-2014 are: President – Joni Buck Vice President – Ed Ferdon Treasurer – Bernadine Thomas Secretary – Leslie Ferdon BMAL – Bruce Attaway The maintenance contract was awarded to… Read more »