First Woman Elected As Elder Emeritus Honored


Virginia Marshall was honored by the membership

of Hood Memorial Christian Church on Mother's

Day as the first woman elected as elder emeritus. It was reported in a 1987 edition of The Daily Record that Mrs. Marshall had been the first woman elected as elder and board chair of Hood Memorial and was embarking on a two-year commitment as moderator of the Disciples of Christ of N.C. Pictured with her, from left, are grandchildren and greatgrandchildren, Marshall and Colleen Butler and sons, Connor and Sam; Mrs. Marshall; Ginger Obringer and son, Landon; Stockton and Jen Butler and children, Helen and Walton.

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