Woman’s Club of Abbeville end of year ceremony

Mrs. Mary Watkins, Mrs. Mellie Putnam, Mrs. Dana Bourque, Mrs. Elaine Dill, Mrs. Anne Blanchet, Mrs. Susan Des Ormeaux, Mrs. Brenda Landry, Mrs. Cindy Campisi , Mrs. Dixie Mayard, Mrs. Marleen Thompson, Ms. Rose Hagood, Mrs. Linda Weill, Mrs. Linda Woodruff, and Mrs. Barbara Hebert.

The Woman’s Club reached the end of another fantastic year.

Five generations

Virgie Foreman and family traveled to Russellville, Arkansas to welcome the fifth family generation. The family also celebrated Mother’s Day and Virgie’s 94th birthday. Pictured (l-r) are Patricia Guidry, great grandmother; Danna Caldwell, grandmother; Virgie B. Foreman, great-great-grandmother; Chantelle Corkren, mother with Amelia Corkren and Kathlyn Stracener, mother with Beckett Stracener.

Abbeville Garden Club receives awards at convention

Abbeville Garden Club members (left to right), Gwen Lanoux, Patsy Hebert, Sandra Creswell and Liz Gremillion, attended the Louisiana Garden Club Federation 2015 State Convention in Lake Charles, April 21-23. The District VII Garden Clubs of the Louisiana Garden Club Federation welcomed members from many different state garden clubs to the convention themed Cajun Country “Joie de Vivre”. The Abbeville Garden Club is a member of National Garden Clubs, Deep South Region, and Louisiana Garden Club Federation, District III.

Abbeville Garden Club members Sandra Creswell, Liz Gremillion, Gwen Lanoux and Patsy Hebert attended the 2015 Louisiana Garden Club Federation State Convention held April 21-23 in Lake Charles.


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