Frances Wrenn and Betty Ratchford make a trip with a group to Helen and Delonaga, Georgia. They stayed 2 nights in Blue Ridge, Georgia.

Violet Heath’s sister, Ossie Reed and brother, Lonzo Jacks of Oxford, Alabama, spent 2 nights and 2 days with her recently.

I don’t know about you, but I have trouble adjusting to the new time, every time it changes. It takes me a week to adjust.

Barfield Health Care’s new residents are Nellie King, Helen Williamson and Clara Shelton.

In the article about my Navy son, Robert C. Cameron, it stated that his ship, the USS Valdez was a freighter but it was actually a fast frigate.

Larry Martin is back at work after having some trouble with his heart.

Dulcie Walls had a visit from her granddaughter, Tessa and her husband Jamie Berry from Fayetteville. Dulcie went to the home of her son and daughter-in-law’s, Charles and Kathy Ferguson of Grant for their family Thanksgiving dinner. There were many family members, which she enjoyed seeing.

Catherine Cameron’s daughter-in-law, Sandy Cameron of Arab, brought her 2 plates of meals, since she had the flu. That was much appreciated.

Clara Clark has been in the hospital for pneumonia, but is improving at the home of her granddaughter, Jennie Hampton.

Ernestine Martin’s granddaughter, Angela Kelley, made a trip to Phoenix, Arizona, with some of her Auburn friends for a mini-vacation.

Barfield Health Care’s Thanksgiving luncheon will be on November 21. Since I was out of town, I did not get the deadline (November 9) for you to get your reservations to them. Barfield says November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month.

Erestine Martin’s heart test turned out well.

Barfield Health Care has a saying about our veterans, “We don’t know them all, but we owe them all,” thank you.

My daughter and I just returned from a trip to China. It was always her wish to walk on the Great Wall. I promised to go with her, but I did not mean to wait until I was 84.There were times I could not walk so far, so a Chinese man pushed me in a wheelchair. We floated down the Yangtze River for 150 miles with stops along the way, on a cruise ship. The Yangtze is the 3rd longest river in the world. Gail and the other members of our group plus other busloads of people walked up the wall as far as they would let them go, while I stayed below in a wheelchair. After I saw the wall, I stayed in the bus, until the others returned. We went to Tienanmen Square with 80,000 other people. We saw the Terracotta Warriors which number more than 8,000 and they are still digging in the area. We were on 5 different airplanes, 1 cruise ship and numerous tour buses. We had a great trip.

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