Saints Delight to celebrate Founder’s Day

Feb. 15, 2013 @ 09:15 PM


Saints Delight United Holy Church, 540 Bullocksville Park Road, Manson, will hold its annual Founder’s Day celebration Feb. 24, at 11:15 a.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Priscilla Turner Jeffers of Baltimore, Md.

The daughter of Alice F. Turner Henderson and the late William Horace Turner, she was raised and received her education in Vance County. Her grandmother was the late General Fields, a pioneer member of the church.

Jeffers, an associate minister of Hallelujah Missionary Baptist Church, Baltimore, Md., was called into the ministry in 2006. She preached her initial sermon in 2011 and was ordained in 2012. She is married to Lessie Jeffers: together, they have four children, nine grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

The church was founded in 1906. Pastor Dennis Carrington Jr. and the church family invite everyone to attend. Dinner will be served.