Indian Creek Cemetery

Comanche County, Texas

 

INDIAN CREEK CEMETERY ASSOCIATION

Meeting Minutes June 04, 2006

Opening: The annual meeting of the Indian Creek Cemetery Association was called to order at the Comanche Community Center by L. B. Bowman, President. Glenn Bowman gave the invocation.

A. Approval of Minutes: The minutes of the previous meeting were unanimously approved as read. Treasurer's report was given by Gail York, Treasurer. The Association has a total of $1,674.58 in the checking account at Texas Bank of Brownwood, Texas. It has two CD's of $26,922.23 and $9,973.29 at Texas Bank and a CD with Comanche National Bank for $10,000.00. Motion was made to accept and approve Treasurer's report. Motion carried.

B. Old Business: No old business was discussed.

C. New Business: L.B. Bowman reported that erosion at the cemetery is becoming much worse several graves are sinking. The weeds have been poisoned. Motion was made by Carol (Bowman) Williams and seconded by Venetia (Coker) Scott that the Directors assess the damage caused by the erosion and attend to those that need immediate attention. Motion carried. L.B. Bowman asked that a bill be sent to Frank Hall dba Hall and Sons Funeral Home for $100 due the Association for funeral expenses from the Neely family. Motion made by LaVerne (Bowman) Dillashaw and seconded by Edward Isham that a safety deposit box be rented from Comanche National Bank where all pertinent papers of the Association (Charter, deeds, etc.) be stored and that all officers sign signature card with requirement that two signatures be required to remove any items from the safety deposit box. Motion carried Motion was made by Robert Williams and seconded by LaVelle (Bowman) Parsons that the following officers be approved for the coming year: President, Wayne T. Parsons II; Vice-President, L.B. Bowman; Secretary-Treasurer, Gail York. Motion carried.

Deceased since 2005 meeting was Mrs. Horace Neely and Mr. James Buckler. Traveling the farthest: Coker family from Corsicana Oldest person present: Imogene Luker - 93 years young Indian Creek Cemetery Book is available through Wayne Parsons for $35 each. Address is Indian Creek Cemetery Association, PO Box 384, De Leon, Texas 76444. Edna (Allen) Buckmaster states that she recently returned from a trip to Washington, D.C., where her nephew, Admiral Thad Allen, was appointed Commandant of the US Coast Guard. She stated that President Bush was in attendance at the ceremony.

D. Agenda for Next Meeting: Next meeting will be held on Sunday of June 03, 2007, at the Comanche Community Center.

Adjournment: Meeting was adjourned by L. B. Bowman after motion made by Margaret Bowman and seconded by Edward Isham. Benediction was given by Glenn Bowman.

Minutes submitted by: FAYLENE BROWN

Approved by: WAYNE T. PARSONS II