December 2023 Newsletter

Our next regularly scheduled meeting will be held at 308 W 7th St Columbia (Memorial Building) Tuesday, December 5th at 6:00 pm. Meal will be served for a $5.00 cost.

David Peteque won the small jackpot of $28.75.

By not being present at the meeting, Kenneth Williams missed out on the opportunity to win the big jackpot of $109.00, Gene Isom missed out on the half pot of $54.50 by not being present, Lisa Wilson, Tommy Ferguson and Donald Granda missed out on the quarter pot of $27.25 by not being present.

SICK CALL:Post members on sick call are Don Richardson, Robert P. Norman, Jimmy Hill, William T. Wall, Wayne Roberts, Jimmy Lee, Archie Steen Jr, Larry Jones, Oscar Crouch, Ray Dye, and Jimmy Rogers. Bill Ray, George Jones, Charles Dillehay and past Dept Commander Gary “Rooster” Drennon, Commander Roger Chapman

Post 19 Website:  Encourage other members to view their newsletter on the website.

New Members: Yvette Bowshier U.S.A. retired.

Need Help: If you can help with Military Honors as a flag folder, contact Donny Walters at (931) 215-5581

Guests: Dean Stephenson; Kenneth Thompson & John Breyfogle

Post Everlasting: 10/14/2023 William “Bill” Dial a 48-year member of Post 19. He prepared the meals for Post 19 for many years.

Flags folded: 10/14/2023 Arsvel O’Brian Jr.; 10/18/2023 William Royal Dickson

Our Membership: Membership began on July 1st. Dues are $50.00 and can be paid online, by mail or here at the Post at our next meeting.

Comments: Please carry membership applications with you. Try to recruit at least one new member this
year. Tell your friends about Post 19, Squadron 19, and Auxiliary Unit 19, and American Legion Riders. Please encourage veterans and their eligible family members to join the Post 19 American Legion family.

Commander’s Message: A special thanks to everyone that attended the November meeting. Looking forward to seeing you for the December 5th ,2023, the meeting that will be held at the Memorial Building beginning at 6:00 pm. Meal will be served.