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Services ASSEMBLY OF GOD LaBelle, Mo. Rev. Clyde Murphy, Pastor Mary Bailey, SS Supt. I0:00 a.m. Sunday school II:00 a.m. Morning worship LaGRANGE CHRISTIAN Kenneth Ballard, Pastor Warren Taylor, SS Supt. 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship service 6:30 p.m Bible study 7:00 p.m. Evening service 9:30 a.m. Ladies circle, 2nd 7:00 p.m. Evening Bible Thursday & at 7:30 p.m. 4th study and prayer meeting, Thursday Wednesday CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST Rev. Melvin Moblm 8:15 a.m. Worship each Sun. 9:00 a.m. Church school 2:30 p.m. Prairie View Rest Home service, 4th Sunday Williamstown 10:00 a.m. Church school 11:15 a.m. Morning worship 12:00 p.m. 3rd Sun. dinner 1:30 p.m. UMW, 4th Monday LaGRANGE UNITED METHODIST Rev. Jessee Slover, Pastor Everett Henry, SS Supt. 8:30 a.m. Sunday worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:00 a.m. Wed. quilting 1:30 p.m. UMW, 2nd Wed. 4:00 p.m. Wed. junior choir BUNKER lllLL CliRISTIAN Seighard Krueger, Pastor 9:30 am. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Church, 3rd Sun. WILI, IAMSTOWN CIIRISTIAN Billy Tom Mitchell, Pastor Albert Shannon, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Preaching, 2nd and 4th Sundays TEN MiI,E BAPTIST Rev. Don Whalen Richard Farr, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 am. Worship APOSTt)I,IC PENTECOSTAl, West of Canton off Rte. F Robert Ilathaway, Pastor 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 7:() pro. Tues. Bible Study 7:(J p.m. Youth service, 7:() Sunday night Youth Rally Friday, July 7, 7:30 p.m. .-- BI,UFF SPRIN(;S UNITED METIIOI)IST Rev. John Batchelor, Pastor 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Morning worship ! :30 p.m. UMW, 4th Thurs. 1:30 p.m. Administrative board, 1st Wed. of quarter NOTRE DAME CATllOLIC i,aGrange, Mo. Father Gerald Kaimann 8:00 a.m. Mass. confession before 7:00 p.m. Mass, 1st Friday DOVER BAPTIST Dr. Richard Todd, Pastor 10:00 am. Sunday school I1:00 a.m. Worship service SIIRINE OF ST. PATRICK Mass 6 p.m. Sat.-8:30 a.m. Sun. confession before Mass DURHAM BAPTIST Jo6eph Holland, Pastor Ron Pub, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship service 7:00 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Bible study each Wednesday 7:30 p.m. Business meeting, 1st Wednesday of month KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH WITNESSES 9:30 a.m. Sunday public lecture 10:30 a.m. Sunday Watch Tower study 7:00 p.m. Tues. Bible study 7:00 p.m. Friday ministry school & service meeting TOLONA CHRISTIAN (Independent) Rev. Randy Mathews 9:00 a.m. Church school 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 7:30 p.m. Evening worship LEWISTOWN COMMUNITY Rev. Wilbur Sharpe. Pastor Bill Conger, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting and Bible study 7:30 p.m. WMF, 3rd Thurs. of each month LIBERTY BAPTIST Rev. Jerry Reynolds, Pastor J. L. Hudnut, SS Supt. 10:00 am. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Worship service 8:00 p.m. Business meeting, Ist Wednesday of month ASSEMBLY OF GOD Canton, Mo. Rev. John Giesler, Pastor 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Morning worship 6:30 p.m. Christ's Ambas- sadors 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Wed. evening CANTON SECOND BAPTIST Bertie Nickerson, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school It:00 a.m. Worship service, 2nd & 4th Sundays MT. Oi,iVET BAPTIST Ewing, Mo.. Wayne Waiburn, Pastor Junior Doscher, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Morning worship 6:30 p.m. Evening worship MT. PLEASANT BAPTIST Steffenviile, Mo. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Religion classes Sat. morn- Worship service ing at 8:30 followed by Mass at 7:30 p.m. Wed. prayer meet 10:30 ST. JOSEPII CATIIOIAC ('anton, Mo. Father Gerald Kaimann Masses, Sat. 5:15 p.m., Sunday 10am., 1st Friday 7:15 a.m. Confessions Saturday 4:30 to m PROVIDENCE BAPTIST Ernest Deatrick, Pastor James Lillard, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Church training 8:15 p.m. Evening worship 8:00 p.m. Mid-week Bible EWING BAPTIST Rev. Scott Montgomery John Wallace, SS Director 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship service 10:30 a.m. Children's church 6:30 p.m. Church training 7:30 p.m. Mid-week prayer service and Bible study, Wed. LEWISTOWN CHRISTIAN George R. Lee, Pastor Walter Gosney, Supt. 9:30 a.m. Church school 10:30 a.m. Morning worship MAYWOOD BAPTIST Rev. Wendell Turner, Pastor Daniel Griesbaum, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:00 p.m. Ist and 3rd Wed., Mission Friends, Acteens and Girls in Action LEWISTOWN BAPTIST Rev. George Keppner, Pastor Willard Hetzler, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Wed. evening UNITED METHODIST Durham, Mo. Rev. Jessee Slaver, Pastor Delbert Hoteling, SS Supt. 9:00 a.m. Sunday school 9:50 a.m. Morning worship 6:30 p.m. UMYC and choir practice, lEt & 3rd Sundays 7:30 p.m. Board and CS staff, 3rd Sunday of month LaGRA,NGE F-IRS'T BAPTIST Rev. Dean Callings, Pastor James Shutwell, SS Supt. SUNDAY: 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship 10:45 a.m Mission Friends, 1st & 3rd Sundays 7:00 p.m. Evening worship WEDNESDAY: 6:15 p.m. Choir practice 7:00 p.m. Bible study and prayer service 7:00 p.m. RA, 2nd & 4th 7:00 p.m. Business meeting, Ist Wed. after last Sunday THURSDAY: 3:30 p.m. GAs, grade I-3 3:30 p.m. GAs, grades 4-6 GETHSEMANE BAPTIST Taylor, Mo. Mike Stallard, Pastor 9:30 a,m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship 7:30 p.m. Wed. evening CANTON IMMANUEL UNITED METHODIST Rev. Ernest Swartz, Pastor SUNDAY: 9:15 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship CANTON FIRST BAPTIST Rev. Gerald Collier, Pastor THURSDAY: 4:00 p.m. Junior and Pri- mary choirs 7:30 p.m. Evangelism and Witnessing meeting FRIDAY: 7:30 p.m. Executive board meeting SATURDAY: 8:00 a.m. Men's fellowship SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school' 10:45 a.m. Youth Sunday 5:00 p.m. Youth Choir 6:45 p.m. Youth group 7:30 p.m. Billy Graham film, "The Lives She's Touch- ed". The story qf Carrie ten Boom MONDAY: 3:45 p.m. GAs, RAs, Mission 5 p.m. Before weekday Masses MT. SINAI CIlRISTIAN Lester llicks. SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 7:30 p.m. Evening worship, Ist & 3rd Sundays of month COUNTY SEAT CIIURCIIES Monticello, Mo. study and prayer Friends 2:30 p.m. Sunday services at WEDNESDAY: PVRH, 2nd Sunday QUEEN OF PEACE Ewing, Mo. Rev. Patrick Shortt. Pastor 5:30 p.m. Saturday 9:00 a.m. Sunday Mass 10:00 a.m. Bible study 6:30 p.m. Adult choir 7:30 p.m. Deacon's meeting CANTON CHRISTIAN Rev. Dann Masden, Pastor THURSDAY: 4:30 p.m. CCD classes for 9 am.-3 p.m. Bi-County kindergarten 8th grade each CWF meeting at church Saturday 3:30 p.m. Junior choir Ministers: Dr. E.-C. Grand- staff, Baptist; Rev. Fred Miller, Christian; Ray, Melvin Mobbs, Methodist. 9:30 a.m. Worship each Sun. 10:30 a.m. Church school Baptist, Christian and Meth- odist services in rotation 1:30 p.m. UMW, 2nd TI- Ts. SOUTH WYACONDA t Ballard) BAPTIST Jack Blohm. Pastor Chester St. Clair, SS Supt. 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship 7:30 p.m. Worship DOVER BAPTIST Donald Sneedeu, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Worship service WYACoNDA BAPTIST Rev. Mike Scott, Pastor George Hoffman, SS Supt. 10"00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m Worship service A$SEMBLY OF GOD Ewing, Mo. Rev. Gerald Fielder, Pastor Oren Mm'reH, SS Sup4, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship 6:00 p.m. CA service 7:00 p.m. Evening service :30 p.m. Wed. prayer meet ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN LaGrange, Mo. Rev. Gregory Rogahn, Pastor Lawrence Wolfmeyer. SS Supt. 9:00 am. Sunday school 10:15 a.m. Worship service CHURCH OF CHRIST Evangelist Don Bigley 6:30 p.m. Evening study and devotional, Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Sunday worship 6:00 p.m. Sunday evening All are welcome, Phone 288-5593 GREEN CHAPEL BAPTIST LaGrange, Mo. Rev. R. L. Reynolds Mrs. Don Weathers, SS Supt. 1O:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Worship LEWISTOWN PARK UNITED METHODIST Rev. Melvin Mobbs 9:00 a.m. Church school 10:00 a.m. Worship service 7?00 p.m. UMY (youth), 2nd and 4th Sundays 2:00 p.m. UMW, Ist Thurs. Asbury 10:30 a.m. Church school each Sunday 11:15 a.m. Worship, 2rid, 4th and 5th Sundays 6:30 p.m. Chancel choir SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. Church school 10:45 a.m Worship service MONDAY: 7:30 p.m. CWF executive meeting at church 7:00 p.m. Canton Council of Churches at Methodist church A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Gaus of Lewis- town Friday, Oct. 20. in Grim-Smith hospital at Kirks- villa. The baby weighed 7 pounds 13 ounces and has been named John Robert. Grandparents are Mrs. Roger Howe of LaBelle and Mr. and Mrs. Wiley Sparks of I,a- Grange. Great grandparents are Mrs. Mildred Gaus of Lewistown and Mr. and Mrs. Chester Stice of Monticello Mrs. Grace Florea of Knox City is great great grand- mother. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Mor- lang, Jr., of Canton are the parents of a baby boy born Oct. 17 at St. Mary hospital in Quincy. He weighed 8 pounds Revival services at Canton Assembly of God church Rev. John Giesler ot the Canton Assembly of God church announces that Reviv- al Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29, through Friday, Nov. 3. The Rev. Vince Medina, a recent graduate of Midwest- ern Bible Institute, Denver, Colo., will be the evangelist. A spirit filled young man, he will present an old fashioned message presented from the word of God. Although he is only 20 years old, Rev Medina brings a varied experience to the Canton church. He has been involved in pastorial work as well as evangelism and the Bible centered message he brings is sure to bless the hearts of young and old alike. Everyone is invited to attend these meetings. Lord's Acre sale to be held Sat. at Mt. Olivet The Mt. Olivet United Methodist church, 2 miles southwest of Taylor, on High- way 6, will hold its 30th annual Lord's Acre Sale at the church Saturday, Oct. 28. An "early Thanksgiving dinner" with ham, turkey and all the trimmings will be served from 11:30 a.m. til at least mid-afternoon in the church basement by the United Methodist Women. The auction sale held on the church yard will begin at 1 p.m. A tent will be provided in case of inclement weather Livestock, grain, produce, canned and baked goods, and all types of handwork will be offered at the auction. Jobe died ot injuries received in the accident. Mr. Jobe was born July 2, 1913, near Canton, a son of ,. Jesse L. and Dora Lillian Jobe. He was Sherwood ",employed by the Corps of Engineers, and the Canton Post Office, retiring in 1965. He was a member of the Mount Olivet Baptist Church and a World War II Army veteran He was a past member of Canton Big Tree Aerie of Eagles and the American Legion Post 170 of Canton Surviving are three broth- ers. Hadley and George Job, both of Canton, and Raymond Job of LaGrange; three sisters. Mrs. Ragan Shanks of Canton. Mrs. Roy McDowell of LaGrange and Mrs. Betty Keen of Granville: and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers. Funeral services were held Thursday, Oct. 19, in the Davis Funeral home in Can- ton. Music was provided by W. E. Dorris with Mrs. Robert Ayers at the organ. Pall bearers were Clyde Smith, Leonard Smith, Jack Mary M. Hardy Mrs. Mary Margaret Hardy, 60, a commercial cook from Ewing, died Saturday, Oct. 21, in the University Medical Center in Columbia where she was a patient for nine days. She was born July 30, 1918, in Oquawka, Ill, to Sadie Seymore and Ralph Link, Sr., She married Charles Clifford Howell in Kahoka in 1935. He died Oct. 29, 1947. She married Clarence Hardy in Palmyra in 1948. She was a member of the Durham United Methodist church. Surviving are the husband; five daughters, Mrs. Marilyn Bommarito of Cacey, Ky., Mrs. George Gilker and Mrs. David Whitaker, both of Quincy, Mrs. Eddie Dye of Canton, and Mrs. Dennis Durst of Payson: four sons, Don Hardy, and Ralph and Gerald Howell, all of Quincy, and Ronald Howell of Louis- ville, Ky. : one step son, Bobby Hardy of Quincy: four broth- ers, Ralph Link, Jr.. of Kirkwood, Roy Link, Richard Link and Raymond Link of Oquawka: three sisters, Mrs. Mildred Benson of Aledo, Mrs. Rev. Jack Blohm honored by friends Sun. Rev. Jack Blohm was honored Sunday at 3:30 p.m. before'a large group of friends a' Lincoln Hill Nursing Home in Quincy where he is recovering from illness. The occasion was a presen- tation of an honorary Pastor Emeritus plaque by the South Wyaconda Baptist Church where he was a pastor for a number of years. The plaque was presented by Ralph St. Clair and had the signature of each member. The song leader, Mrs. Francis St. Clair, led allin a song, with the pianist, Mrs. Denise Mathes. Rev. McNeal read Phil. 3:13-14, and offered a prayer, as did Ralph St. Clair. The congregational and youth choirs sang. Those singing were Mrs. Robert Kinkade, Mrs. Ralph St. Clair, Emmett St. Clair, Carla St. Clair, RaElla St. Clair, Terry St. Clair, Dabble Hall and Doug Hall. Several of the members of the South Wyaconda Church were in attendance as well as several from Maywood. Mini- sters attending were Rev. Waldo Burton of Quincy and Rev. Wendell Turner of Maywood. Three of Ray. Blohm's former school mates of Barry, I11., and two from Liberty were also in attendance. Mrs. Blohm's sisters, Mrs. Mardell Gibson and Mrs. Phyllis Galaway of Quincy and Mrs. Linda Williams of Pittsfield were there. Attending from Maywood were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Nunn, Mrs. Jack Stalder, Mrs. Zelma Ausmus, Mr. and Mrs. William Shaver, Willa Mills and' Mrs. Nina Eisenberg, their neighbor who gave a flower arrangement for the piano, 11 ounces and has been named Shain Eugene. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Harold Morlang and Mr. and Mrs. David Howard of Canton. Great grandparents are Mrs. Mac Reece Knight and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Howard of Canton. The auctmeers are Col. Bill Stauffer, Dwight Singleton, Sue Kuntz, Jim Hunsaker. George Allen Keller "and Gary Kolthoff. A. J. Getz is chairman and Larry Nunn is co-chairman of the 1978 sale. Fifteen per cent of the proceeds will go directly to missions, the remainder will be used for building upkeep and improvements. The sale is traditionally held the fourth Saturday in Octo- ber. The first Mt. Olivet sale was held in 1949 under the leadership of pastor, Mrs. Ray Tomlin. Over the years it has attained the status of a fall festival anticipated and at- tended every year by people of the community and sur- rounding towns. The Rev. Jesse Slaver is pastor of Mt. Olivet. He was appointed in June of this year. Film to be shown at Canton Rickards, James Q. Rogers, Charles Long and Leland Doscher. Burial was in Forest Grove cemetery. The Rev. Mike Scott officiated. Addie L. Levengood Mrs. Addle Lucretia Leven- good, 92, of Lewistown, died Monday, Oct. 23, in Prairie View Rest Home near Lewis- town. Mrs. Levengood was born in Lewis County, Jan. 10, 1886, a daughter of John L. and Lucretia Graves Thrasher. She married George Leven- good Aug. 1, 1906, in LaBelle. She was a member of the LaBelle Christian Church. Surviving are a son, Lester Levengood of LaHarpe; two daughters, Mrs. Guy Childers of LaBelle and Mrs. Nina Schork of LaGrange; five brothers, Richard Thrasher of San Jan, N. M., James Thrasher of Lewistown, Roy Thrasher of Rainier, Wash., Lawrence Thrasher of Ottum- wa, and Archie Thrasher of Williamstown; a sister, Mrs. Emma Diffendaffer of La- Belle; eight grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, six brothers, two sisters and a granddaughter. Funeral services were held Wednesday in the Arnold Funeral home, conducted by the Rev. Luther Lewis. Pall bearers were Warren Stice, Charles Sparrow, Otto Bailey, Glenn Bailey, Ivan Gillespie and Jim Slice. Burial was in Midway cemetery near Lewis- town. Truman Nagle of Basco, and Ruth Link of Oquawka, 29 grandchildren: nine great grandchildren: and other rela- tives. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, one sister. ne step son and two great grandchil- dren. Bernard Baker Bernard J. Baker, 72, of Quincy, died Thursday, Oct. 19, in the emergency room of St. Mary hospital in Quincy. He had been taken to the hospital by ambulaace after suffering an apparent heart attack at his home. Coroner Wayne Johnson said he had been under a doctor's care and death was due to natural causes. Mr. Baker was born Feb. 15, 1906, in Kahoka, a son of James S. and Amy Riney Baker. He married Marie Henderson Jan. 6, 1926, in St, Peter Catholic church. He was a member of St. Catholic church. employed by Insurance Co., in 1969, He County before Quincy. Surviving are son, Joseph H. Quincy; a Charles cy; two Baker of Canton R. Baker of paysO$; grandchildren; child; and other was preceded in sister. Funeral services Monday in the Robinson Storraer Funeral home and at 10 a.m. m Church, John Bertram. Calvary cemetery, Russell F. Russell F. Canton, died 21, in his home. He was born in Nov. 5, 1912, to Nellie Marsh was a member Methodist church. Edna Marie Surviving are sons, Donald F. St. Charles and Courtney of er, Oval of four sisters, Mrs: Brewer and Mrs. Brewer of Shuler of Ernest Busch of grandchildren; tires. He was death by two sister. Funeral services ! Monday in the Funeral home i9 conducted by the Martin. Burial WaS cemetery. Music was Janet Fountain, garet Davis at bearers were Romaine Brewer, son, Danny Courtney and Baptist church "'Corrie: The Lives She's Touched," a film about Corrie ten Boom. author of "The Hiding Place," who invested her lifetime reaching out to people, caring, loving, sharing the joy of Jesus Christ, will be shown on Oct. 29, at 7:30 p.m., at the First Baptist Church in Canton. Cliff Barrows, George Bev- erly Shea, Evie Tornquist, Tedd Smith. the Bill Gaither Trio, and others are featured in the color-sound film, a tribute to Miss ten Boom. This film is a presentation of World Wide Pictures and the Fleming H. Revell Co. Everyone is invited to attend. CAN rON, MO THURSDAY. OCT. 26, 1978 DEATHS mmjmmmm UliIIM & Obituaries Nellie Nichols Mrs. Nellie Nichols, 70, of Keokuk, formerly of the Williamstown area, died Mon- day at the Keokuk Convalesc- ing Home. She had been in poor health for sometime. A complete obituary will appear in next week's Press- News Journal. Services are pending at the Davis Funeral home in Canton. Ruby G. Jobe Ruby Gilbert Jobe, 65, of Canton. was fatally injured in an accident Tuesday morning, Oct. 17. on Missouri Route B, half a mile south of Canton. Missouri State Patrol said a car driven south by Jobe veered to the right, struck a concrete bridge and went into a ditch. An autopsy revealed that - LORD'S PCRTION - SOUP DINNER-BAZAAR & BAKED FOOD SALE Lewistown Christian Church SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4 Homemade Chili and Vegetable Soup Chicken Salad Sandwiches, Relish Tray. Homemade Pies, Tea or Coff Serving beginning !i:00 a.m, DONATIONS Revival Servi Sunday through 7:30 Each Evening October 29. 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A list of aualihed insulation contractors from which you may choose for any insulation work needed. 3. Assistance in financing the purchase and installation of insulation meeting MPL standards, You can put the cost on your monthly MPL service bill. up to a maximum of $750. taking up to 36 months to pay. Y Call MPL for details. Services ASSEMBLY OF GOD LaBelle, Mo. Rev. Clyde Murphy, Pastor Mary Bailey, SS Supt. I0:00 a.m. Sunday school II:00 a.m. Morning worship LaGRANGE CHRISTIAN Kenneth Ballard, Pastor Warren Taylor, SS Supt. 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship service 6:30 p.m Bible study 7:00 p.m. Evening service 9:30 a.m. Ladies circle, 2nd 7:00 p.m. Evening Bible Thursday & at 7:30 p.m. 4th study and prayer meeting, Thursday Wednesday CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST Rev. Melvin Moblm 8:15 a.m. Worship each Sun. 9:00 a.m. Church school 2:30 p.m. Prairie View Rest Home service, 4th Sunday Williamstown 10:00 a.m. Church school 11:15 a.m. Morning worship 12:00 p.m. 3rd Sun. dinner 1:30 p.m. UMW, 4th Monday LaGRANGE UNITED METHODIST Rev. Jessee Slover, Pastor Everett Henry, SS Supt. 8:30 a.m. Sunday worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:00 a.m. Wed. quilting 1:30 p.m. UMW, 2nd Wed. 4:00 p.m. Wed. junior choir BUNKER lllLL CliRISTIAN Seighard Krueger, Pastor 9:30 am. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Church, 3rd Sun. WILI, IAMSTOWN CIIRISTIAN Billy Tom Mitchell, Pastor Albert Shannon, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Preaching, 2nd and 4th Sundays TEN MiI,E BAPTIST Rev. Don Whalen Richard Farr, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 am. Worship APOSTt)I,IC PENTECOSTAl, West of Canton off Rte. F Robert Ilathaway, Pastor 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 7:() pro. Tues. Bible Study 7:(J p.m. Youth service, 7:() Sunday night Youth Rally Friday, July 7, 7:30 p.m. .-- BI,UFF SPRIN(;S UNITED METIIOI)IST Rev. John Batchelor, Pastor 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Morning worship ! :30 p.m. UMW, 4th Thurs. 1:30 p.m. Administrative board, 1st Wed. of quarter NOTRE DAME CATllOLIC i,aGrange, Mo. Father Gerald Kaimann 8:00 a.m. Mass. confession before 7:00 p.m. Mass, 1st Friday DOVER BAPTIST Dr. Richard Todd, Pastor 10:00 am. Sunday school I1:00 a.m. Worship service SIIRINE OF ST. PATRICK Mass 6 p.m. Sat.-8:30 a.m. Sun. confession before Mass DURHAM BAPTIST Jo6eph Holland, Pastor Ron Pub, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship service 7:00 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Bible study each Wednesday 7:30 p.m. Business meeting, 1st Wednesday of month KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH WITNESSES 9:30 a.m. Sunday public lecture 10:30 a.m. Sunday Watch Tower study 7:00 p.m. Tues. Bible study 7:00 p.m. Friday ministry school & service meeting TOLONA CHRISTIAN (Independent) Rev. Randy Mathews 9:00 a.m. Church school 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 7:30 p.m. Evening worship LEWISTOWN COMMUNITY Rev. Wilbur Sharpe. Pastor Bill Conger, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting and Bible study 7:30 p.m. WMF, 3rd Thurs. of each month LIBERTY BAPTIST Rev. Jerry Reynolds, Pastor J. L. Hudnut, SS Supt. 10:00 am. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Worship service 8:00 p.m. Business meeting, Ist Wednesday of month ASSEMBLY OF GOD Canton, Mo. Rev. John Giesler, Pastor 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Morning worship 6:30 p.m. Christ's Ambas- sadors 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Wed. evening CANTON SECOND BAPTIST Bertie Nickerson, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school It:00 a.m. Worship service, 2nd & 4th Sundays MT. Oi,iVET BAPTIST Ewing, Mo.. Wayne Waiburn, Pastor Junior Doscher, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Morning worship 6:30 p.m. Evening worship MT. PLEASANT BAPTIST Steffenviile, Mo. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Religion classes Sat. morn- Worship service ing at 8:30 followed by Mass at 7:30 p.m. Wed. prayer meet 10:30 ST. JOSEPII CATIIOIAC ('anton, Mo. Father Gerald Kaimann Masses, Sat. 5:15 p.m., Sunday 10am., 1st Friday 7:15 a.m. Confessions Saturday 4:30 to m PROVIDENCE BAPTIST Ernest Deatrick, Pastor James Lillard, SS Supt. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Church training 8:15 p.m. Evening worship 8:00 p.m. Mid-week Bible EWING BAPTIST Rev. Scott Montgomery John Wallace, SS Director 9:30 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship service 10:30 a.m. Children's church 6:30 p.m. Church training 7:30 p.m. Mid-week prayer service and Bible study, Wed. LEWISTOWN CHRISTIAN George R. Lee, Pastor Walter Gosney, Supt. 9:30 a.m. Church school 10:30 a.m. Morning worship MAYWOOD BAPTIST Rev. Wendell Turner, Pastor Daniel Griesbaum, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:00 p.m. Ist and 3rd Wed., Mission Friends, Acteens and Girls in Action LEWISTOWN BAPTIST Rev. George Keppner, Pastor Willard Hetzler, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Morning worship 7:30 p.m. Evening worship 7:30 p.m. Wed. evening UNITED METHODIST Durham, Mo. Rev. Jessee Slaver, Pastor Delbert Hoteling, SS Supt. 9:00 a.m. Sunday school 9:50 a.m. Morning worship 6:30 p.m. UMYC and choir practice, lEt & 3rd Sundays 7:30 p.m. Board and CS staff, 3rd Sunday of month LaGRA,NGE F-IRS'T BAPTIST Rev. Dean Callings, Pastor James Shutwell, SS Supt. SU NDAY: 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship 10:45 a.m Mission Friends, 1st & 3rd Sundays 7:00 p.m. Evening worship WEDNESDAY: 6:15 p.m. Choir practice 7:00 p.m. Bible study and prayer service 7:00 p.m. RA, 2nd & 4th 7:00 p.m. Business meeting, Ist Wed. after last Sunday THURSDAY: 3:30 p.m. GAs, grade I-3 3:30 p.m. GAs, grades 4-6 GETHSEMANE BAPTIST Taylor, Mo. Mike Stallard, Pastor 9:30 a,m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship 7:30 p.m. Wed. evening CANTON IMMANUEL UNITED METHODIST Rev. Ernest Swartz, Pastor SUNDAY: 9:15 a.m. Sunday school 10:30 a.m. Worship CANTON FIRST BAPTIST Rev. Gerald Collier, Pastor THURSDAY: 4:00 p.m. Junior and Pri- mary choirs 7:30 p.m. Evangelism and Witnessing meeting FRIDAY: 7:30 p.m. Executive board meeting SATURDAY: 8:00 a.m. Men's fellowship SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school' 10:45 a.m. Youth Sunday 5:00 p.m. Youth Choir 6:45 p.m. Youth group 7:30 p.m. Billy Graham film, "The Lives She's Touch- ed". The story qf Carrie ten Boom MONDAY: 3:45 p.m. GAs, RAs, Mission 5 p.m. Before weekday Masses MT. SINAI CIlRISTIAN Lester llicks. SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 7:30 p.m. Evening worship, Ist & 3rd Sundays of month COUNTY SEAT CIIURCIIES Monticello, Mo. study and prayer Friends 2:30 p.m. Sunday services at WEDNESDAY: PVRH, 2nd Sunday QUEEN OF PEACE Ewing, Mo. Rev. Patrick Shortt. Pastor 5:30 p.m. Saturday 9:00 a.m. Sunday Mass 10:00 a.m. Bible study 6:30 p.m. Adult choir 7:30 p.m. Deacon's meeting CANTON CHRISTIAN Rev. Dann Masden, Pastor THURSDAY: 4:30 p.m. CCD classes for 9 am.-3 p.m. Bi-County kindergarten 8th grade each CWF meeting at church Saturday 3:30 p.m. Junior choir Ministers: Dr. E.-C. Grand- staff, Baptist; Rev. Fred Miller, Christian; Ray, Melvin Mobbs, Methodist. 9:30 a.m. Worship each Sun. 10:30 a.m. Church school Baptist, Christian and Meth- odist services in rotation 1:30 p.m. UMW, 2nd TI- Ts. SOUTH WYACONDA t Ballard) BAPTIST Jack Blohm. Pastor Chester St. Clair, SS Supt. 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship 7:30 p.m. Worship DOVER BAPTIST Donald Sneedeu, SS Supt. 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Worship service WYACoNDA BAPTIST Rev. Mike Scott, Pastor George Hoffman, SS Supt. 10"00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m Worship service A$SEMBLY OF GOD Ewing, Mo. Rev. Gerald Fielder, Pastor Oren Mm'reH, SS Sup4, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school 10:45 a.m. Worship 6:00 p.m. CA service 7:00 p.m. Evening service :30 p.m. Wed. prayer meet ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN LaGrange, Mo. Rev. Gregory Rogahn, Pastor Lawrence Wolfmeyer. SS Supt. 9:00 am. Sunday school 10:15 a.m. Worship service CHURCH OF CHRIST Evangelist Don Bigley 6:30 p.m. Evening study and devotional, Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Sunday worship 6:00 p.m. Sunday evening All are welcome, Phone 288-5593 GREEN CHAPEL BAPTIST LaGrange, Mo. Rev. R. L. Reynolds Mrs. Don Weathers, SS Supt. 1O:00 a.m. Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Worship LEWISTOWN PARK UNITED METHODIST Rev. Melvin Mobbs 9:00 a.m. Church school 10:00 a.m. Worship service 7?00 p.m. UMY (youth), 2nd and 4th Sundays 2:00 p.m. UMW, Ist Thurs. Asbury 10:30 a.m. Church school each Sunday 11:15 a.m. Worship, 2rid, 4th and 5th Sundays 6:30 p.m. Chancel choir SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. Church school 10:45 a.m Worship service MONDAY: 7:30 p.m. CWF executive meeting at church 7:00 p.m. Canton Council of Churches at Methodist church A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Gaus of Lewis- town Friday, Oct. 20. in Grim-Smith hospital at Kirks- villa. The baby weighed 7 pounds 13 ounces and has been named John Robert. Grandparents are Mrs. Roger Howe of LaBelle and Mr. and Mrs. Wiley Sparks of I,a- Grange. Great grandparents are Mrs. Mildred Gaus of Lewistown and Mr. and Mrs. Chester Stice of Monticello Mrs. Grace Florea of Knox City is great great grand- mother. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Mor- lang, Jr., of Canton are the parents of a baby boy born Oct. 17 at St. Mary hospital in Quincy. He weighed 8 pounds Revival services at Canton Assembly of God church Rev. John Giesler ot the Canton Assembly of God church announces that Reviv- al Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29, through Friday, Nov. 3. The Rev. Vince Medina, a recent graduate of Midwest- ern Bible Institute, Denver, Colo., will be the evangelist. A spirit filled young man, he will present an old fashioned message presented from the word of God. Although he is only 20 years old, Rev Medina brings a varied experience to the Canton church. He has been involved in pastorial work as well as evangelism and the Bible centered message he brings is sure to bless the hearts of young and old alike. Everyone is invited to attend these meetings. Lord's Acre sale to be held Sat. at Mt. Olivet The Mt. Olivet United Methodist church, 2 miles southwest of Taylor, on High- way 6, will hold its 30th annual Lord's Acre Sale at the church Saturday, Oct. 28. An "early Thanksgiving dinner" with ham, turkey and all the trimmings will be served from 11:30 a.m. til at least mid-afternoon in the church basement by the United Methodist Women. The auction sale held on the church yard will begin at 1 p.m. A tent will be provided in case of inclement weather Livestock, grain, produce, canned and baked goods, and all types of handwork will be offered at the auction. Jobe died ot injuries received in the accident. Mr. Jobe was born July 2, 1913, near Canton, a son of ,. Jesse L. and Dora Lillian Jobe. He was Sherwood ",employed by the Corps of Engineers, and the Canton Post Office, retiring in 1965. He was a member of the Mount Olivet Baptist Church and a World War II Army veteran He was a past member of Canton Big Tree Aerie of Eagles and the American Legion Post 170 of Canton Surviving are three broth- ers. Hadley and George Job, both of Canton, and Raymond Job of LaGrange; three sisters. Mrs. Ragan Shanks of Canton. Mrs. Roy McDowell of LaGrange and Mrs. Betty Keen of Granville: and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers. Funeral services were held Thursday, Oct. 19, in the Davis Funeral home in Can- ton. Music was provided by W. E. Dorris with Mrs. Robert Ayers at the organ. Pall bearers were Clyde Smith, Leonard Smith, Jack Mary M. Hardy Mrs. Mary Margaret Hardy, 60, a commercial cook from Ewing, died Saturday, Oct. 21, in the University Medical Center in Columbia where she was a patient for nine days. She was born July 30, 1918, in Oquawka, Ill, to Sadie Seymore and Ralph Link, Sr., She married Charles Clifford Howell in Kahoka in 1935. He died Oct. 29, 1947. She married Clarence Hardy in Palmyra in 1948. She was a member of the Durham United Methodist church. Surviving are the husband; five daughters, Mrs. Marilyn Bommarito of Cacey, Ky., Mrs. George Gilker and Mrs. David Whitaker, both of Quincy, Mrs. Eddie Dye of Canton, and Mrs. Dennis Durst of Payson: four sons, Don Hardy, and Ralph and Gerald Howell, all of Quincy, and Ronald Howell of Louis- ville, Ky. : one step son, Bobby Hardy of Quincy: four broth- ers, Ralph Link, Jr.. of Kirkwood, Roy Link, Richard Link and Raymond Link of Oquawka: three sisters, Mrs. Mildred Benson of Aledo, Mrs. Rev. Jack Blohm honored by friends Sun. Rev. Jack Blohm was honored Sunday at 3:30 p.m. before'a large group of friends a' Lincoln Hill Nursing Home in Quincy where he is recovering from illness. The occasion was a presen- tation of an honorary Pastor Emeritus plaque by the South Wyaconda Baptist Church where he was a pastor for a number of years. The plaque was presented by Ralph St. Clair and had the signature of each member. The song leader, Mrs. Francis St. Clair, led allin a song, with the pianist, Mrs. Denise Mathes. Rev. McNeal read Phil. 3:13-14, and offered a prayer, as did Ralph St. Clair. The congregational and youth choirs sang. Those singing were Mrs. Robert Kinkade, Mrs. Ralph St. Clair, Emmett St. Clair, Carla St. Clair, RaElla St. Clair, Terry St. Clair, Dabble Hall and Doug Hall. Several of the members of the South Wyaconda Church were in attendance as well as several from Maywood. Mini- sters attending were Rev. Waldo Burton of Quincy and Rev. Wendell Turner of Maywood. Three of Ray. Blohm's former school mates of Barry, I11., and two from Liberty were also in attendance. Mrs. Blohm's sisters, Mrs. Mardell Gibson and Mrs. Phyllis Galaway of Quincy and Mrs. Linda Williams of Pittsfield were there. Attending from Maywood were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Nunn, Mrs. Jack Stalder, Mrs. Zelma Ausmus, Mr. and Mrs. William Shaver, Willa Mills and' Mrs. Nina Eisenberg, their neighbor who gave a flower arrangement for the piano, 11 ounces and has been named Shain Eugene. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Harold Morlang and Mr. and Mrs. David Howard of Canton. Great grandparents are Mrs. Mac Reece Knight and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Howard of Canton. The auctmeers are Col. Bill Stauffer, Dwight Singleton, Sue Kuntz, Jim Hunsaker. George Allen Keller "and Gary Kolthoff. A. J. Getz is chairman and Larry Nunn is co-chairman of the 1978 sale. Fifteen per cent of the proceeds will go directly to missions, the remainder will be used for building upkeep and improvements. The sale is traditionally held the fourth Saturday in Octo- ber. The first Mt. Olivet sale was held in 1949 under the leadership of pastor, Mrs. Ray Tomlin. Over the years it has attained the status of a fall festival anticipated and at- tended every year by people of the community and sur- rounding towns. The Rev. Jesse Slaver is pastor of Mt. Olivet. He was appointed in June of this year. Film to be shown at Canton Rickards, James Q. Rogers, Charles Long and Leland Doscher. Burial was in Forest Grove cemetery. The Rev. Mike Scott officiated. Addie L. Levengood Mrs. Addle Lucretia Leven- good, 92, of Lewistown, died Monday, Oct. 23, in Prairie View Rest Home near Lewis- town. Mrs. Levengood was born in Lewis County, Jan. 10, 1886, a daughter of John L. and Lucretia Graves Thrasher. She married George Leven- good Aug. 1, 1906, in LaBelle. She was a member of the LaBelle Christian Church. Surviving are a son, Lester Levengood of LaHarpe; two daughters, Mrs. Guy Childers of LaBelle and Mrs. Nina Schork of LaGrange; five brothers, Richard Thrasher of San Jan, N. M., James Thrasher of Lewistown, Roy Thrasher of Rainier, Wash., Lawrence Thrasher of Ottum- wa, and Archie Thrasher of Williamstown; a sister, Mrs. Emma Diffendaffer of La- Belle; eight grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, six brothers, two sisters and a granddaughter. Funeral services were held Wednesday in the Arnold Funeral home, conducted by the Rev. Luther Lewis. Pall bearers were Warren Stice, Charles Sparrow, Otto Bailey, Glenn Bailey, Ivan Gillespie and Jim Slice. Burial was in Midway cemetery near Lewis- town. Truman Nagle of Basco, and Ruth Link of Oquawka, 29 grandchildren: nine great grandchildren: and other rela- tives. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, one sister. ne step son and two great grandchil- dren. Bernard Baker Bernard J. Baker, 72, of Quincy, died Thursday, Oct. 19, in the emergency room of St. Mary hospital in Quincy. He had been taken to the hospital by ambulaace after suffering an apparent heart attack at his home. Coroner Wayne Johnson said he had been under a doctor's care and death was due to natural causes. Mr. Baker was born Feb. 15, 1906, in Kahoka, a son of James S. and Amy Riney Baker. He married Marie Henderson Jan. 6, 1926, in St, Peter Catholic church. He was a member of St. Catholic church. employed by Insurance Co., in 1969, He County before Quincy. Surviving are son, Joseph H. Quincy; a Charles cy; two Baker of Canton R. Baker of paysO$; grandchildren; child; and other was preceded in sister. Funeral services Monday in the Robinson Storraer Funeral home and at 10 a.m. m Church, John Bertram. Calvary cemetery, Russell F. Russell F. Canton, died 21, in his home. He was born in Nov. 5, 1912, to Nellie Marsh was a member Methodist church. Edna Marie Surviving are sons, Donald F. St. Charles and Courtney of er, Oval of four sisters, Mrs: Brewer and Mrs. Brewer of Shuler of Ernest Busch of grandchildren; tires. He was death by two sister. Funeral services ! Monday in the Funeral home i9 conducted by the Martin. Burial WaS cemetery. Music was Janet Fountain, garet Davis at bearers were Romaine Brewer, son, Danny Courtney and Baptist church "'Corrie: The Lives She's Touched," a film about Corrie ten Boom. author of "The Hiding Place," who invested her lifetime reaching out to people, caring, loving, sharing the joy of Jesus Christ, will be shown on Oct. 29, at 7:30 p.m., at the First Baptist Church in Canton. Cliff Barrows, George Bev- erly Shea, Evie Tornquist, Tedd Smith. the Bill Gaither Trio, and others are featured in the color-sound film, a tribute to Miss ten Boom. This film is a presentation of World Wide Pictures and the Fleming H. Revell Co. Everyone is invited to attend. CAN rON, MO THURSDAY. OCT. 26, 1978 DEATHS mmjmmmm UliIIM & Obituaries Nellie Nichols Mrs. Nellie Nichols, 70, of Keokuk, formerly of the Williamstown area, died Mon- day at the Keokuk Convalesc- ing Home. She had been in poor health for sometime. A complete obituary will appear in next week's Press- News Journal. Services are pending at the Davis Funeral home in Canton. Ruby G. Jobe Ruby Gilbert Jobe, 65, of Canton. was fatally injured in an accident Tuesday morning, Oct. 17. on Missouri Route B, half a mile south of Canton. Missouri State Patrol said a car driven south by Jobe veered to the right, struck a concrete bridge and went into a ditch. An autopsy revealed that - LORD'S PCRTION - SOUP DINNER-BAZAAR & BAKED FOOD SALE Lewistown Christian Church SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4 Homemade Chili and Vegetable Soup Chicken Salad Sandwiches, Relish Tray. Homemade Pies, Tea or Coff Serving beginning !i:00 a.m, DONATIONS Revival Servi Sunday through 7:30 Each Evening October 29. 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