Desert Messenger

April 20, 2011

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A���� 20, 2011 TOWN TRANSIT CHANGES Quartzsite Transit Service Changes Beginning Monday, April 18, the tran- sit service will have a new schedule: Mondays – Local service 1st & 3rd Tuesdays – Blythe** 2nd & 4th Tuesdays – Parker Wednesdays – Local service 1st & 3rd Wednesdays – Yuma** 2nd & 4th Wednesdays – Lake Havasu City Thursdays – Parker Fridays – Local service ** If there is a fi fth Tuesday or Wednes- day it will be decided at that time if an- other trip to Blythe/Parker or Yuma/ Lake Havasu route is needed. This new schedule is the result of a work session and a regular meeting of the Health and Development Services Municipal Board with valuable sug- gestions from the van passengers. To schedule a transit service please call Quartzsite Town Hall, between 8am - 5pm Monday through Friday, at 928-927-4333. Charles “Joe” Graham Charles “Joe” Graham, 83, born in Sheridan Wyoming April 27, 1927, passed away of a heart attack in Quartzsite, Arizona, April 12, 2011. Joe served his country in the US Navy during WW II. After his tour of duty he lived and worked in Easton, Washington area and retired from the Department of Highways. He enjoyed spending time with family, friends and “Snowbirding” in Arizona. He always had a ready smile for everyone he met. He was a kind gentle soul, and will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him. Joe is survived by his wife, Nancy Welch; daughter Karen Graham, Olympia; step-children Ron & Kar- en Welch, Puyallup; Donna Angel, Quartzsite & Prineville, OR; and Tom & Delores (Welch) Pearson, Shelton, WA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy and Dolly (Parrish) Graham , his fi rst wife, Peggy “Ann” (Keplar) Graham, and son, Galen. A celebration of life in Washington will be planned at a later date. Main Street Trading Post INDIAN ARTIFACTS & JEWELRY Sterling Silver Jewelry 50% OFF! NEW! Rough Rock & Slabs! Huge Selection! INFANT THRU ADULT Beads Findings Horse Hair Pottery 1170 W. Main (across from Pilot) PO Box 4028, Quartzsite, AZ 85346 928-927-3200 665 W. Tyson Street, Quartzsite Pastor Bruce Swart 928-927-5808 ���.D�����M��������.��� In Memorium In Memorium Jerry Furguson dent of Quartzsite, moved to Hawaii one year ago, has passed away on Feb. 15, 2011, of Alzeheimer’s. He and his wife, Lucy were involved with Isaiah 58 Proj- ect of Az. and active in the community. He was survived by 4 sons who live in Calif. and 5 Step children from various places. Lucy remains in Ocean View, Hi. Contact Lucy Ferguson, P.O. Box 7237, Ocean View, Hi. 96737. Dona- tions to Isaiah 58 Project of Arizona in Quartzsite, in Jerry Fergusons name. Jerry Ferguson, 80, a long time resi- P��� 17 SEEKING QUILT FABRIC The Ruth Circle of Covenant Lutheran Church is seeking donations of any cot- ton fabric suitable for making quilts. The Ruth Circle ladies make lap robes that are distributed locally to anyone in need of a comforting quilt, and some are also delivered to the Veteran’s Home in Prescott as a way of thanking those who have served our nation. If you have fabric you would consider donating to help further this ministry, please call Kay at 927-6159 or Olga at 927-4458. THE SCHOLARS’ ACADEMY SPORTS SCHEDULE SOCCER SCHEDULE Wed. April 20 @ Crestview Mon. April 25 @ James Madison 4:30pm Away BASEBALL SCHEDULE Sat. April 23 vs. ALA (dbl. header) 1/3pm HOME SOFTBALL SCHEDULE Wed. April 27 @ RCB High 4pm Away With a week like yours, you need a church like ours! Fire Station Church 3pm Away Changing Hearts...Changing Lives Through Worshipping God & Serving Others • Sunday: SERVICE TIMES: • Thursday: Christian Education 9am Worship 10:30am Evening Worship 7pm • Wednesday: Women’s Bible Study - 10am Bible Study 7pm 12 Steps to Freedom 7pm • Friday: Discipleship Class 10 am Grow in your relationship with God

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