Volume 52, Number 35

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Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, August 27, 2015

Memorial Golf Tournament raises over $14,500

Memorial Golf Tournament raises over $14,500Submitted
The 2nd Annual Memorial Golf Tournament played recently in memory of Jeff Elder and Jacob Carwile was a success with 176 players on 44 teams participating. The Elder family and the Carwile family congratulated winners McKenzie Holman, William Holman, Matt Massengille, and Larry Goolsby.
The tournament raised over $14,500 for pancreatic and carcinoid cancer research, with $7,250 being sent to Lustgarten Foundation in Jeff’s memory and $7,250 being sent to Caring for Carcinoid Foundation in Jacob’s memory.
Photo at left: Debbie Elder, widow of Jeff Elder, Bruce Elder, Hidden Valley Country Club Board President and brother of Jeff Elder, and Myra Carwile, widow of Jacob Carwile, display the checks to be sent to each foundation.

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