The community is invited to join area veterans and local leaders as Oxford pays tribute to the deceased veterans at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the National Guard Armory on Sisk Avenue, next to the Oxford Conference Center. (May 25, 2010)
- James “Jim” Canale — 63, of Germantown died Wednesday, May 19, 2010. Services will be held at 1 this afternoon at Memorial Park Funeral Home in the Riverside Chapel. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
- Dr. Lavone Lambert — 72, died Saturday, May 22, 2010. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home, with Joe Mullrooney officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
A mission project yard sale will be held from 6 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the North Oxford Baptist Church Family Life Center. The yard sale will include lamps, bedding, rugs, toys, children’s clothing, jewelry and kitchen items. All proceeds will benefit the church’s adopted seminary family. (May 24, 2010)
Meets for breakfast from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Ole Miss Catering banquet suite located at 123 Heritage Drive. Featured speakers are Hollis Green, director of the Oxford Conference Center, and Mary-Kathryn Milner, director of tourism. Guests are invited to attend. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Scott Thompson at 816-9898, or visit www.oxford-olemissrotary.com. (May 24, 2010)
Will meet at noon Tuesday at the Oxford University Club. William Strickland and Perry Rogers, co-chairs of the Racial Reconciliation Committee here in Oxford, will speak on the committee’s history, objectives and future plans. Members may bring guests. (May 24, 2010)
Meets at Fat Cats at noon Wednesday. Peyton Warrington with Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi will update the club on the hospital’s activities. For more information, call John Arrechea at 234-9299. (May 24, 2010)
The Caring for Aging Relatives Effectively support and exchange group meets at noon Wednesday at Azalea Gardens Assisted Living Community. This is an informal luncheon that provides those in caring situations an opportunity to exchange ideas, resources and concerns with others. A light lunch is provided compliments of Azalea Gardens. All caregivers are welcome and can get more information by contacting Sandra Enfinger at 234-9600 or Jo Ann O’Quin at email@example.com. (May 24, 2010)
Meets at 5 this evening at the Oxford High School. (May 24, 2010)
Meets at 5:30 this evening at the Lafayette County Chancery Building. (May 24, 2010)
The local Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Magnolia Room of Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Dietitian Jeannine Canale will be the guest speaker. Family and friends of those affected by MS are invited to attend. For more information, call Robert Allen at 234-3515. (May 24, 2010)