This is a news release from Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
local Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Alumnae Chapter is hosting a Pillars of Our
Existence Awards ceremony to recognize African American women on June 8.
women of Delta Sigma Theta sorority are hosting this event to bring awareness
to the importance of serving the community.
ceremony will be held at the C.E. Roy Community Center at the University of
Southern Mississippi, 300 East 5th St. and is free to the public.
are the women being honored for contributions to their communities: Clementine
Benton, Judge Deborah Gambrell-Chambers, Peggy Connor, Ellie Dahmer, Attorney
Glenda Funchess, Barbara Gray, Carrie Magee, Floree Smith, Jeanette Smith,
Daisy Wade and Mardis Walters.
more information call Fanneta Battle at (601) 467-4415 or Jammieca Godfrey at