- Category: Community News
- Published on 16 March 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Members of the Franklin County Genealogical Society celebrated paying off their building loan on Monday, March 10. The mortgage for $20,000 was issued in July 1999 by First National Bank and was renewed several times.
Martha Hare was president then and now. Those attending the occasion were seated, left to right, Pat Wims, Linda Tinsley, Martha Hare, standing, Ken Greer, Johnny Owens, Frankie Cooper, Veronica Jordan, Lera Owens, and Sue Bolin. A mortgage burning celebration will be conducted at a later date.