Clipped From The News Leader
REV. AND MRS. DERR Pastor and wife honored The Rev. and Mrs. William B. Derr Jr. were honored recently with a surprise "Pastor Appreciation Dinner" given by the congregation and friends of Emmanuel Wesleyan Church, 930 Sudbury St. Mrs. Howard Diggs, pianist, provided a program of Christmas carols before dinner with the invocation invocation given by the Rev. Basil Bish. Following the meal, various organizations organizations within the church greeted the Derrs. The Derrs' ministry began at the church in January 1965 and throughout throughout the program highlights of the church's accomplishments under their leadership were pointed out. Musical accompaniment for the program was provided by Mrs. Kenneth Kenneth Taylor and Mrs. Robert Kilmer. Kilmer. After the presentation of gifts to the Derrs the group sang Christmas songs. The Derrs have four children. " is ' f i , ', , If :!iW) I Mm , 1 J v.