The Prenter Friendship Club meeting was held at the home of Billie Marie Bender on March 14, 2011. Attending were: Sandra G. Bartley, Billie Bender, Virginia Harless, Alyssa Lambert, Jennifer Lambert, Scott Lambert, Betty Runion, Audrey Sands, and Teresa Sands. They enjoyed dinner and fellowship. The next meeting is scheduled for April 11, 2011, at the home of Billie Bender. Everyone welcome. For more information call 304-837-8284.
Thanks to Sue Barker Baire of Bandytown and Gerri Dunaway Legg for the following recipe:
Preheat oven to 350F. Grease bottom of a 13X9 baking pan. Layer bottom with 12 oz shredded coconut and 1 3/4 cup chopped pecans. Spread onto bottom of pan. Prepare 1 box red velvet cake mix according to directions, but add 1/3 cup cocoa. Pour batter over nut and coconut mixture.
Mix l stick butter or oleo, 12 oz cream cheese, 1 lb confectioners sugar and drop by spoonfuls over the top of the cake.
Get well soon to Brenda Caruthers.
Happy 49th anniversary to Jerry and Jean Graley of Emmons on April 5.
Matt and Ann Wilkenson of Emmons celebrate their anniversary April 3. They are the parents of a daughter, Faith Ann.
Bob and Pam Dieckmann of Toledo, Ohio will celebrate their 35th anniversary April 2. They are the parents of a daughter, Dawn, and have two grandchildren. Pam is the daughter of Maggie Gunnoe, also of Toledo.
Celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary March 30 are Junior and Texas Smith of Costa. They are the parents of two daughters, Sandy and Tina, and a son, Elvin.
Happy anniversary wishes to Rick and Drema Woodrum of Rock Creek who will celebrate another year together April 4. They are the parents of two sons, Rickey and Nickey.
Happy anniversary to Mike and Lynn Dangerfield of Nellis who celebrate their 14th April 5. They are the parents of Ashley and Mikie.
Johnny and Frances Linville of Hernshaw celebrate their 64th wedding anniversary April 1. The Linvilles are formerly of the Ashford area.
Happy anniversary to Chuck and Karen Dunfee who will celebrate their 34th year together April 5.
Happy 7th birthday to Jack Mikolas, son of Dan and Dawn Mikolas of Martin, Ohio, on April 1. He has a younger sister, Lyla. Jack is the grandson of Bob and Pam Dieckmann and the great-grandson of Maggie Gunnoe, all of Toledo, Ohio.
Happy birthday to Billy Cantley, who celebrates April 5, from all your friends in the Nellis area.
Chase Nelson celebrates his 19th birthday April 3. Happy birthday, Chase!
Happy birthday wishes to Virginia Lawson who celebrates March 30.
Happy birthday wishes to Gibbie Carter of Scott Depot and Joe Carter of Titusville, Fla., who celebrate their 67th birthday March 30. Gibbie and Joe are the twin sons of the late Tom and Lena Carter.
Roy Williams of Ashford celebrates his birthday April 5. Have a good one, Roy!
Wayne Perdue of Alum Creek celebrates another birthday April 4.
Happy 8th birthday to Travis Odell Cooper of Ashford on March 31.
Bobby Tackett II of Spurlocksville will celebrate his 10th birthday April 4. He is the son of Virgil and Taina Tackett and has a younger brother, Jesse Lee. Happy birthday from family and friends.
Samuel “Poochie” Kirk celebrates his birthday April 5.
Happy 6th birthday to Destanie Reagan on April 1.
Happy 23rd birthday to Mark “Bub” Foster on April 5 with love from your family.
Happy 9th birthday to Benjamin Neal, son of Donnie and Bobbie Neal, on April 4. He has an older brother, Andrew, and two sisters, Julia Caroline and Hannah Ruth.
Landon Shawn Casto celebrates his 5th birthday April 4. He is the son of Shawn and Tracy Casto of Drawdy.
Kris Marcum Adkins of Nellis celebrates her 40th birthday April 3. She is the daughter of Pauline and the late Tom Marcum.
Happy birthday to Sonny Payne of South Charleston (formerly of Ashford) on April 4.
Birthday wishes to Ronda Barker Thompson of Goodlettsville, Tenn. (formerly of Costa) who will celebrate April 3.
Happy birthday to Diane Barker on April 4.
Happy birthday wishes to Bob Hill of Alum Creek who celebrates April 1.
Happy birthday to Teresa Sands, who celebrated Feb. 4, from Sandy, Allan, and Terry Bartley, and Ronnie and Audrey Sands.
Happy 55th birthday to Ricky Williams of Ashford on April 1.
Happy birthday to David Moore on March 31.
Happy birthday to Chelsea Paige Belcher on April 1 from Mamaw and Papaw.
Happy 6th birthday to Madison Marie Lutsy, daughter of David and Cristi Lutsy, on April 4 from Uncle Bob and Aunt Evelyn, and Mommy and Daddy, who love you.
Happy birthday to Rachel Laws of Nellis and her granddaughter, Andrea Atkins McCormick of Bloomingrose. Both celebrate their birthday March 31.
Nick Nelson celebrates his 27th birthday March 31. Also, Nick's older sister, Andrea, celebrates her 32nd birthday April 1.
Happy 72nd birthday to Dallas Holstein Sr. of Ashford on March 31.
That's all for this week. Don't forget to call (304) 836-5379 or write P.O. 102, Nellis, WV 25142 with any news that you'd like to share. You can also e-mail me at email@example.com. The deadline is 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Take care until next time.