News from Seaton

Renea Anderson/Correspondent

Reverend Luther Cross, formerly of Center Presbyterian Church in Seaton has passed away. Rev. Cross served at Center Church for 11 years and retired in 1977. He lived outside of town on the Lemoine and Lucy Duncan farm for a few years following his retirement and served as interim pastor in surrounding churches. He then moved to Florida to the Good Samaritan Village in Kissimmee. He was 86 in May. Many people from the Seaton area remember Luther with fond memories.

Myrna and Earl Saddoris are planning a benefit for their neighbor, Shari Dunn of Seaton. Shari has many medical issues and is unable to work. The event is planned for Aug. 15 at the Mercer County Fairgrounds in Aledo. Charlie Saddoris, their son is organizing the bands to play and Myrna hopes to have an auction and food.

The fourth annual Rob's Ride for MDA/ALS was a great success. One hundred and forty riders participated this year.