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Dedication of the Henry County, TN Courthouse historical marker, July 21, 2012
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Seated to the speaker's right:  Linda Harris, State First Vice President, CDXVIIC; Janice Webb, DAC Chapter Historical Landmarks Chairman; Suzanne Richter, Chapter Secretary CDXVIIC; David Webb, County Historian; Beverly Wood, Hon. TN State President CDXVIIC; Brent Greer, Henry County Mayor

Seated to the speaker's left:  Joy Bland. Chapter President CDXVIIC and DAC; Pat Boals, National Second Vice President CDXVIIC; Benita Brown, State President CDXVIIC; Joan Harmon, State Regent, DAC; Stephanie Tayloe, Chapter Librarian CDXVIIC and DAC; Aline Roberts Hon. State President CDXVIIC

Pat Boals reads greetings sent from Jan Lockard, National President General CDXVIIC.  Pat then presented certificates from the National President General to County Mayor Brent Greer and Chapter President Joy Bland.

At left, Honorary National Vice President DAC Mary Whayne Miles brings greets from the National Society Daughters of the American Colonists; Center, State President CDXVIIC Benita Brown brings greetings from the State Society Colonial Dames XVII Century; Right, State Regent DAC Joan Harmon brings greetings from the TN State Society DAC.

At left, Honorary President General CDXVIIC Beverly Wood presents the significance of historical markings; Center, Henry County Historian David Webb presents the history of the courthouse; at right, Capt. Charles Barham Chapter CDXVIIC Secretary Suzanne Richter presents the marker.

Attendees viewing

the unveiling of the marker

County Mayor Brent Greer with Aline Roberts and Janice Webb immediately after the unveiling of the marker

Members of the John Madison Chapter Colonial Dames XVII Century

Members of the Col. Gideon Macon Chapter TN State  Society Daughters of the American Colonists

TN State Regent DAC Joan Harmon (left) with Honorary TN State Regents Pat Boals, Aline Roberts, Mary Whayne Miles, and Gail Holman

Members of the Capt. Charles Barham Chapter Colonial Dames XVII Centery

County Historian David Webb with DAC and CDXVIIC members Beverly Wood, Joy Bland, and Pat Boals

Betty Walton, Chapter Regent, Prudence Hall Chapter TN State Society Daughters of the American Colonists

Refreshments were served in the courthouse hallway after the ceremony

The Chancery courtroom, adjacent to the refreshments table

was opened to provide people a place to sit and socialize

The new marker in its place with the Confederate Memorial Statue in the background