DAR presents program to Gen. Society

From left to right,  Sherrie Archer, Carrie Woolverton, Matthew Lee and Britton Lee.

The Van Zandt County Genealogical Society held its monthly meeting Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 at the County Library in Canton. 

Society President Carrie Woolverton welcomed members and guests and gave an update on the genealogical society board meeting.  M

artha’s Moment by Martha Heard was a tribute to Martha Washington.  The program, presented by the Neches River Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, was their annual tribute to George Washington. 

The program began with the presentation of colors by color guard members Matthew Lee and Britton Lee of the Captain William Barron Chapter Sons of the American Revolution in Tyler.  The speaker for the event was Canton Mayor Lou Ann Everett, who spoke on George Washington, the right man at the right time in our country’s history. 

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