Missionary Ridge Camp #63
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

October 26, 2013 Meeting Minutes

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 SUVMRC63 Main Page     Meetings Posted October 26, 2013
Missionary Ridge Camp #63
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Department of Tennessee (including Alabama)

This meeting was held at 1 PM, Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Wally's Restaurant in East Ridge, Tennessee.

Members present: Mark Kemp, Robert Dobbs, Jeffrey Webb, Harvey Scarborough and Wes Davis. One guest was present also.

Lunch: Those present enjoyed a nice meal prior to the meeting.

An informal meeting was held.

Call to Order: Commander Mark Kemp called the meeting to order at 2:17 PM.

Opening Prayer: Commander Kemp led the group in prayer.

Pledge of Allegiance: Commander Kemp led the group in the Pledge to the United States Flag.

Old Business: There was no old business to report.

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New Business: Commander Kemp recognized guest Alma Webb, Regent of the Andrew Jackson Penny Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the Union 1861-1865.

She reported that her Chapter was helping procure an appropriate grave marker for true SUVCW Daughter, Anna Lee Dobbs (1916-2011). It was discussed during this meeting that a memorial ceremony would be planned for early Spring, 2014.

Alma Webb stated that the Chapter would be holding their Christmas meeting in December at her house. She extended the invitation to the members and spouses/friends of Missionary Camp #63. The Webb's will provide turkey, ham, slaw and drinks. Others are asked to bring a covered dish.

Guests should park in the rear of their house located at 4310 St. Elmo Avenue, Chattanooga.

On behalf of the Camp, Commander Kemp gratefully accepted the invitation.

Nomination of Officers: Mark Kemp stated that he thought all the current officers were willing to serve another year if nominated. Bob Dobbs made motion to nominate all current officers to serve in their present positions for another year. Wes Davis seconded the motion. After further discussion, the motion passed unanimously. The nominees would be presented for election at the next meeting.

Next Meeting: As noted above, the next meeting of the Camp will be Saturday December 14, 2013. It was decided to hold the first meeting in 2014 at the Dalton Trade Center during the Chickamauga Civil War Show. The show will take place on Saturday and Sunday, February 8 & 9, 2014.

Adjourn: There being no further business to come before the camp, Commander Kemp adjourned the meeting at approximately 3:15 PM.

Respectively submitted,
Harvey Scarborough, Recording Secretary