The GFWC Lagniappe Wom-an’s Club held its annual summer membership tea on Aug. 22 at President Cathie Ryan’s home. Members were celebrated for all their volunteer work, and guest and potential members were welcomed. Board members served as hostesses. Jeanette Johnson arranged flowers, Ellen DePierri designed and created invitations and information sheets, and Della Sinclair, Trish Sedlin, Molly Rau, Mary Hereford, Ann Smith, Pat Quartararo and Polly Williams provided refreshments.
New members Lynn Gilmore and Judy Smith were welcomed.
Honores selected Family of the Month
Dwayne and Kathy Honore received the July Family of the Month Award by Knights of Columbus Council 9692 on Aug. 28 in the St. Jude Catholic Church Parish Hall. The Rev. Trey Nelson and Grand Knight David Goldsmith presented the award.
The Honores are longtime St. Jude parishioners. Dwayne serves as a Eucharistic minister, has been on the Long-Range Planning Committee and is the St. Jude Building Committee chairman. He volunteers at St. Jude School and the annual fair. He is involved in a Faith Sharing Group and has participated in the Parents in Prayer Workshop.
Kathy is a Minister of the Word and participates in a Faith Sharing Community. She has worked with the Children’s Liturgy of the Word program and helped in the nursery. She is a fair and school volunteer and participated in the Parents in Prayer Workshop. Together they have participated in the Vocations Statue ministry.
The Honores have four children: Daniel, Travis, Haley and Mitchell.
Bill Wilhelm chairs the award committee.