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Posted: Monday, July 23, 2007 12:00 am

Tejas Chapter, Colonial Daughters of the Seventeenth Century recently dedicated two CDSC grave emblems on the headstones of Ophelia Blackard and Sadie Longbotham in Snyder.

Both were charter members of the chapter.

President Gail Barnes started the ceremonies with remarks and Chaplain Lore Harris led the members in prayer.

Family members who presented remarks of remembrance were: Blackard’s daughter, Clinta Williams of Dallas, Longbotham’s two daughters, Connie Williamson of Odessa and Betty Richardson of Snyder, granddaughter, Amy Hargrove of Snyder, and two great-granddaughters, Elizabeth Williamson of Midland and Calli Hargove of Snyder.

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