Fifth Episcopal District
CME Church
Pastoral Concerns
December 11, 2012
Bishop Teresa E Snorton
HOMEGOING CELEBRATIONS FOR 
DR. YVONNE KENNEDY
 
This message provides you with updated funeral arrangements for Dr. Yvonne Kennedy who passed away on Saturday, December 8. Dr. Kennedy was a faithful member of the CME Church, the Fifth Episcopal District, the Southeast Alabama Region and the Stewart Memorial CME Church in Mobile. In addition, she was an outstanding citizen serving in the Alabama State House of Representatives, as past President of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, as past president of Bishop State College and active in numerous religious, community and civic organizations and activities.
Thursday, December 13th at 6 pm
Stewart Memorial Religious Community Wake, Public Tribute and Worship Service
Stewart Memorial CME Church, 1268 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, Mobile, AL 36603, 251-432-3791
Rev. Dr. Anthony Alford, Officiating
Rev. Bernard Johnson, Eulogist
 
CME's: Please send all cards and resolutions to Stewart Memorial
 
Friday, December 14th at 1 pm
Bishop State and Educational Community Tribute
Bishop State Community College, 351 North Broad St, Mobile, AL 36603
Dr. James Lowe, President, Bishop State Community College, Presiding
 
Saturday, December 15th at 11 am
National State Funeral
Mobile Convention Center, One South Water Street Mobile, AL36602
Bishop Vashti McKenzie, Chaplain, Delta Sigma Theta, Eulogist
Alexis Herman, Former Secretary of the US Department of Labor, Clinton Administration, Co-Presider
Mel Showers, Mobile News Anchor, Co-Presider
 
Flowers and other expressions may be directed to Johnson-Allen Mortuary, 600 Chestnut Street Mobile, AL 36603, (251) 433-2574.
 
Hotel options at a $99 rate include:
1.TheBattle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel, 26 North Royal Street ·Mobile, Alabama 36602  Telephone: 251-338-2000
 
2. Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, 64 South Water Street·Mobile, Alabama 36602  Telephone:  251-438-4000
 

 

Bereavement

 

Rev. Margaret Boudreaux's , Birmingham Region, nineteen year old grandson was killed on December 9th.

 

Mrs. Brenda Buie, Missionary President, Florida Region, lost her brother.

 

Rev. Sarah Williamson, Florida Region, lost her brother.

 

Attorney Ouida Brown, North Central Alabama Region, lost her uncle.

 

 
Prayer Concerns

Please keep the following persons in prayer ....
 
 
 
Rev. Earlie Douthard (Jacobs Chapel, Pell City, AL) has been hospitalized. 
 
Rev. Marvin Lue (Trinity CME Church, Miami) is recovering from surgery.
 
Rev. John Walker (Bethel CME Church, Sarasota) will have surgery to repair his broken ankle on December 12th.
 
Rev. Dujuan Henson's (Jordan Chapel CME Church, Jacksonville) daughter is recovering from surgery. 
 
Rev. Cassandra Weakly (Allman Chapel, Sulligent ) is recuperating from an illness. 
 
Carl Montgomery (North Central Alabama Lay President) is recuperating.
 
Robert Brassfield (5th District Lay Institute Vice President) is recuperating from the flu.
 
 
CONTACT INFORMATION FOR ALL OF THE PERSONS LISTED ABOVE CAN BE FOUND IN THE 5TH EPISCOPAL DISTRICT DIRECTORY.  CHURCH ADDRESS ARE ALSO ONLINE AT www.cmefifthdistrict.org      .