I just wanted to take a moment and thank everyone who helped make the Retirement Celebration for Jewell Hamm, Adult Ed. Supervisor, a huge success. Many hands make light the load
.and believe me, I had tremendous help in planning, executing, and funding this special party, for a very special woman. I would first like to thank my distinguished guests, who took time out of their busy schedules to attend: Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey, State Rep. Timothy Hill, Carter Co. Mayor Leon Humphrey, Johnson Co. Mayor Larry Potter, Troy Mumpower on behalf of State Comptroller Jason Mumpower, Sheriff Mike Reece, Marva Doremus Director of Adult Ed. for the state of Tenn and some of her staff, The Tenn. AE Task Force, GED/HiSET testing staff from Northeast State and Tenn. Technology Center in Elizabethton, and supervisors, Central Office, teachers, and co-workers from across the county and state.
Several sponsors also helped contribute to our party: Food Lion, Food Country, House of Flowers, Johnson Co. Bank & Bill Brookshire, Johnson Co. Chamber of Commerce, Dan Lipford Hux Lipford Funeral Home, Greg Miller with Lays Chips, The TAACE assoc. in Tenn, Larry Potter, Lawrence Keebler, Rose Rasmussen, Karla Prudhomme, and Ruth Ann Osborne.
Also, a great big thank you to the caterers: Jeanie Arnold and Vanessa Nelson great job, ladies. And to my friends and co-workers who helped with the food and serving: Beverly McKinney, Line Stalvey, Linda Shell, Rose Rasmussen, Patty Smith, Linda & Benny Grindstaff
And last, but certainly not least: Central Baptist Church, who lent us their fellowship hall which made the event spectacular ! Such a beautiful venue and Beverly McKinney .words cannot adequately tell you thank you .for your time, your expertise, and all your help ! What a wonderful team of people and a wonderful celebration for a truly remarkable lady, Jewell Hamm.
Johnson/Carter Co. Adult Ed. Teacher