The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

February 20, 2013

Spring lurking right around the corner

Waco News

WACO — Hi! Can you believe next week will be March?

Spring is coming – yay!

With our wacky winter weather, wonder what spring will be like, hmmm?

Congratulations and welcome into this world Grayce Jo Hanson Hatterick!

Grayce Jo was born Feb. 18 and weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and is 19.5 inches long.

Mom, dad and big sister Ashlyn are just so proud of this new addition to their family. Mom is a third grade teacher at Waco Elementary and the students have been anxiously awaiting this birth.

Flatwoods Cemetery Association will have its annual spring cleanup next month.

If you would like to remove flowers or wreaths from your loved one’s grave before the cleanup, please feel free to do so. It would help the cleanup crew a lot.

The date set is for late March, so you still have plenty of time.

Birthday wishes go out to Isabella Tipton, Feb. 22; Richard Fox and Kathrine Hix, Feb. 23; Logan Plummer, Feb. 26; and Chris Wilson, Feb. 29.

I would have wished Uncle Leon Centers a happy birthday this week. He was to celebrate with family and friends at the Smokehouse restaurant this weekend.

Leon will be celebrating in heaven instead.

He passed away late Sunday evening and was laid to rest in Memorial Gardens on Wednesday. Your prayers for the family are requested at this time.

That’s about it for this week, have a great one!

It was so good to see you Della Faye, “Little” Faye, Douglas, Aunt Barb and family, as well as Geraldine, James, Tracey Lynn and their families. So sad it had to be at the funeral home.

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