Morning Star United Methodist Church
Dutch Cove Road, Canton, Haywood County, North Carolina
Sunday, September 14, 2003
The day was the 113th annual Old Folks Day, with service in the morning, and dinner-on-the-grounds at noon, followed by singing around 1 pm.
All selections from The Christian Harmony (‘Carolina book’, 1873 facsimile, 1994 reprint), except as noted
(one from The Christian Harmony ('Alabama book', Deason-Parris revision, 2002 printing)).
Singers usually led two songs at a time.
June Smathers Jolley called singers to order.
Mr Bill Thompson opened with prayer.
159t, The Saint's Delight - June Jolley
89b, Northfield - Diane Eskenasy
70b, Brown - Sharon Kellam
359, Wondrous Love - Scott Swanton
226t, Rock of Ages - Martha Fields
135, Raymond - Mike Nichols
29 (AL), The Midnight Cry
214, Hosanna - Laura Boosinger
208b, French Broad
171t, Sessions - Jane Spencer
381A, Not Made with Hands - Carl Blozan
80t, Caddo - Mary Baumeister
102b, Fleeting Days - Larry Beveridge
86, Ortonville - Robert Varkony
81t, Maitland - Dan Huger
346, Star in the East - Dot Lane
117, Angel Band
78b, New Britain (by request)
200b, Parting Hand
There were about 50 singers.