Since its inception in October 2009 through 2010, the foundation has collected $800 in donations. The entirety of these funds have been disbursed to maintain Hall, McFarland, and Old Ruff Cemeteries.
HISTORIC MT. PLEASANT CHURCH
·Please join us at the Mt. Pleasant Church located on Mt. Pleasant Rd. just off Park Street Rd. between Rend City and Valier on Saturday May 14th 2011 at 7:00 pm. Special music will be provided by Janet and Butch Burzynski and Lester White.
Rev. Richard Rea will be preaching the word of God. ·Richard grew up next door and attended the church as a young boy. He is the son of Imogene and the late Dallas Rea formerly of Benton. Richard is married to the former Deidre Barnfield the daughter of Bill and Phyllis Barnfield of Benton. Richard is currently Pastor of The Pathway Church, a new church plant in Collinsville IL.· He also serves as the Director of The Bethel Network, an intentional church planting network of local Southern Baptist Churches.