Marseilles American Legion Auxiliary women watched a demonstration on new color guard presentation and uniforms. Abbey Hawk read her essay on her medical career. President Vicki opened the meeting and chaplain Ruth Close led in prayer. Secretary Jerri Brown, Treasurer Jill Moneyham and Pauline Cashman gave their reports. Brown will check on the needs of La Salle veterans home for a donation. The next visit will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 23. Poppy sales will be at 9 a.m. Friday, May 25, and Saturday, May 26. Lunch for motorcycle riders will be Tuesday, May 22. Officers for 2018-2019 are Nancy Seaborn, president; Marion Thompson, first vice president; Bev Jumper, second vice president; Brown, secretary; Mooneyham, treasurer and membership; Close, chaplain and historian; and Cashman, sergeant-at-arms. Debbie Buennemeyer purchased a quilt kit for a donation or raffle. Mooneyham will send cards, contact her with information on sympathy and get well messages. Nancy Seaborn thanked the group for cards received for her great niece passing and Gloria Sellers thanked the group for the help and food donated for her husband’s funeral dinner.
The next meeting will begin with dinner at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, followed by the meeting at 7 p.m.