Old Glory Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Chapter Officers 2010-2013
Seated: Kathryn Sanders, Rita Gathmann, Regent Susan Walker, Ginger Hoogesteger, Norma Gant, Florence Pitts.
Standing: Lynn Garrett, Barbara Pruitt, Jan Lokensgard, Edwina McLeod, Catherine Thiele, Ann Blevins.
Old Glory Chapter DAR Member and Author
Signing her book "Gotcha Covered: A Legacy of Service and Protection"
Some members attended Rachel Stockley Donelson Chapter
Christmas Luncheon December 2009
Regent Susan Walker and Ginger Hoogesteger
RSD Vice Regent Bitsy Gulbenk, Larry and Betty McClanahan and Roupen Gulbenk.
Linda Chastain, Alumnae Liaison for Tamassee School gave our program in November
and we presented her with the pajama bags to take to Tamassee.
Left to right: Lynn Garrett, Susan Walker, Dee Smothers, Linda Chastain.
Old Glory Chapter Pajama Project
The Old Glory Chapter members generously donated over 50 pairs of pajamas, books and
stuffed toys for the children at Tamassee DAR School in South Carolina. Some of the ladies
sewed bags to put the items in for the children to receive as they arrive at the school.
From left to right: Carol Canady, Ann Bond, Lillian Stewart, Dee Smothers, Susan Walker,
Lynn Garrett, Sally Lieske, Norma Gant, and Betty Brown.
Bags of pajamas, books and stuffed animals await delivery to the
Tamassee DAR School. For information on the Pajama Program from which this idea was adopted: http://www.pajamaprogram.org/
October 16, 2009
Kate Duncan Smith DAR School, 85th Dedication Day
Lynn Garrett (3rd from left), Ann Blevins, Jan Lokensgard, TSDAR Recording Secretary, Pauline Moore.
New Member Welcome
Back row: Susan Walker, Lise Triggs, Mary Watkins, Ginger Hoogesteger, Barbara Pruitt,
Sandra Holden, and Barbara Owens. Front row: Judy Parks, Nancy Taylor, Christy Witt,
Margaret Major, Nell Bacon, Betty Brown
Cumberland District Meeting
Old Glory Chapter was well represented at the meeting with fourteen members. Following the meeting,
we toured the Cragfont Mansion in Castalian Springs, (Middle) Tennessee.
Front row, left to right: Dot Wieters, Susan Walker, Carol Moss, Lynn Garret,
Ann Blevins, Sue Jeter, Lillian Stewart.
Back row on stairs, left to right: Sandra Holden, Eileen Cartwright, Barbara Pruitt, Dee Smothers,
Jan Lokensgard, Florence Pitts. (Missing but attended the meeting is Ginger Hoogesteger)
Franklin Christmas Parade
Old Glory DAR and Matthew Fontaine Maury
Speaking of hands, we handed out 700 flags to children along the parade route!
June Meeting 2009
Presentation of State Awards of Recognition from State Conference
Left to right: Edwina McLeod, Outstanding Individual Contributions to Membership Growth; Dee Smothers, first place for the Most DAR Programs Presented; Jan Lokensgard, Outstanding Service to the Cumberland District with Website Development; Kathryn Sanders, Outstanding Volunteer Genealogist of the Year (third place tie); Ginger Hoogesteger, Outstanding Individual Contributions to Membership Growth; Regent Susan Walker.
Williamson County Presidents Day Luncheon
February 28, 2009
Lynn Garrett with American Revolution War Soldiers
Old Glory members "showing the flag" at the Veteran's Day parade in Franklin.
Marlene Holmes, Norma Gant, Susan Walker, Lynn Garrett, Ann Blevins