Meridian UMW officers meet


New officers were elected when the Meridian District United Methodist Women Executive Committee met recently.

Iris Boggan served as hostess for the gathering at Decatur UMC.

New officers for 2008 include Elaine Reed of Quitman, secretary; Ann Davis of Quitman, treasurer; and Boggan as chair of membership, nurture and outreach.

Members were encouraged by Kay Risher to attend the district annual meeting on Oct. 13. Bishop Hope Morgan Ward will be the guest speaker. In addition, a memorial candle burning in honor of Dot Bulman, who was a church worker at Druid Hills UMC in Meridian, is planned.