Lynchburg Historical Society Annual Meeting
Thursday, January 12, 2012
7:00 Reception "
First Presbyterian Church
Kick off for our 40th Anniversary Gala Year! Raffle tickets will be available for the Ruby and Diamond necklace donated by Bowen Jewelry. Raffle winner will be selected at our Gala June 23rd at the Craddock Terry Hotel & Conference Center. Raffle Tickets are $20.00 each. Join us for our annual awards presentations, volunteer recognition and retiring board member appreciation. This is going to be quite a show!
R. Chamblis Light, who will enlighten us on, "Restoring a Family Cemetery - Where to Begin." A brief overview of his experience in restoring one of his family cemeteries will be presented; from reviewing the Virginia Codes, finding records in the Clerk's Office, acquiring professional services from archeologists, maintaining smooth relations with the land owners and other family members and finding the funding for such a project.