Singleton celebrates 80th birthday

  • Monday, June 16, 2014

Photo Provided Bernice Lee Singleton enjoys the recent celebration.


Mrs. Bernice Lee Singleton celebrated her 80th birthday surrounded by her siblings, children, grandchildren, sons and daughters-in-law, along with numerous relatives, church members and friends on June 7 in the beautifully decorated Day Dan Baptist Church Hall.

The birthday theme, “A family that Prays together, stays together,” was definitely on target for this woman of faith and godly service.

Following her entrance, as she was escorted by Mr. Jonathan Judge, and seating, she was serenaded with a song of faith by Diamond Davis. This was followed with a warm welcome b Samone Lloyd, and Prayer by the Rev. Joshua Prioleau, her Pastor and church host.

Additional songs and reflections were provided and everything was accentuated with a special performance in song, by her grandchildren.

Senior Choir

The Senior Choir of the Day Dawn Baptist Church celebrated its annual anniversary program on June 8 at at the Day dawn Baptist Church.

The program began with a moving devotional service and the Mistress of ceremony, Ms. Avis Riley, kept the momentum going.

There were numerous supporting choirs, and special guess performances, such as the Day Dawn Baptist Church Youth Choir; Ms. Ramona Green, and the Jehovah Women’s Chorus; the Hickory Hill Baptist Church Choir, and many, many numerous other exceptional individuals and groups.

The Senior Choir also did its usual outstanding job, as they shared the love of God, through song, with all in attendance. The program was enjoyed by everyone, and we congratulate them on the conduction of another successful anniversary.

Vacation Bible School

The St. Philip Benizi and Our Lady of Peace Catholic Community will be conducting its Vacation Bible School July 14 to 18, 6:30 – 9 p.m., in the St. Philip Benizi Hall. Please register as soon as possible.


Expressions of sympathy are being sent to Tom Gasparich and his family on the passing of a mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, cousin and friend. We wish them to know that we are keeping them in our thoughts and prayers.

Get Well Wishes

Sister Earnestine M. Williams; Sister Earnestine G. Williams; Sister Loretta White, (St. Stephen Nursing Home); Sister Annie Lee Graves; Sister Viola J. Middleton; Brother Lamont Hallback (home); Brother Clossie Williams; Sister Eloise King; Sister Shirley Cleveland; Sister Regina Robinson,( home); Sister Gracie Williams; Sister Norma Ketcham; Sister Bertha Lee Williams; Sister Annie Lee Crawford; Sister Lillian Williams (St. Stephen Nursing Home); Brother Christopher Prioleau; Sister Vanilla Thompson; Sister Emily Jones; Sister Lucille Edwards; Sister Helen King Eady; Sister Vivian Matthews, Sister Marlena Blanding; Sister Cindy Ragin; Mayor German Glassco, Brother Clement Williams(St. Stephen Nursing Home), and all others that are under the weather and In need of our prayers, thoughts and visits.

Items of Interest

Send items of interest to Yvonne J. Barnes, 1458 Colonel Maham Dr., Pineville, SC29468. Email: ybarnes@homesc.com, or telephone: 843-567-4182.

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