by Neoma Foreman
The annual Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Breakfast will be held March 30 at the Walker Community Building and Park. The breakfast starts at 7 a.m. and ends at 11 a.m. when the Easter Egg Hunt begins. Breakfast is served for a donation.
There will be a sunrise service at the Walker Christian Church at 7 a.m. on Easter morning with breakfast to follow and an Easter Egg Hunt. The regular services will begin at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.
Jerry and Jenise Burch have returned from San Francisco, CA, where they visited friends, Terry and Deneille Butler and their son and daughters, Jennifer and Gary Bradford, Jamie and Marie Butler, and Julie and Skip Stallings. They toured the Sutturi Castle and vineyard, spent some time at the Walt Disney Family Museum, saw the Golden Gate Bridge and went to a military base on the Marin Headlands.
Chas Morgan and kids and Bobby and Karen Hutchison visited Bob and Jane Hutchison Saturday afternoon. Debbie and Denny Wallace visited them Sunday afternoon.
Dustin and Jennifer Davidson and Teresa McCoy visited Jered and Crystal Burch Friday evening.
Carter Foreman spent Friday with Charles and me, and then he and Brooklyn Foreman spent the night with us. Dave and Betsy Foreman celebrated Dave’s birthday by going out to eat at the Thai Restaurant and attending a show. Christine and Corey Graham and Chet Foreman joined us for supper. Dave Foreman had breakfast with us before taking Carter and Brooklyn to the YMCA Easter Egg Hunt in Nevada Saturday morning.
Alexia and Maleia Majors spent the weekend with their grandparents, Bob and Linda Majors. They got to experience no electricity, but used their generator for the first time so had some comforts.
The Walker Rural Fire Department will host a Hog Roast on April 6.
The big news in the Walker area this week was the winter storm Saturday evening and all day Sunday. Many people here were without electricity. I grew up without it, but I sure don’t want to now. I built a fire in the fireplace and cooked soup on the insert so we were fine, but how did we live before the Internet and television?
Jack and Sharon Wallace and Danielle McWilliams visited Elnora Wallace.
Glen and Alberta Hays attended Eastern Star meetings in Jefferson City and Waynesville.
Christine Graham brought lunch Tuesday to Charles and me, and we were joined by Kathryn Phillips.
For rental of the Walker Community Building, contact Walker City Hall 417-465-2230. Sylvia Keith is the receptionist.
If anyone in the Walker area has news they wish to share with the community, please call me at 465-2389.