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2009-06-25 / Community News

Award Winning Quilt Donated to Giddings Volunteer Firefighters

Lolie McCorquodale and Betty Jo Knippa presenting the quilt to David Burtschell, president of the GVFD Lolie McCorquodale and Betty Jo Knippa presenting the quilt to David Burtschell, president of the GVFD Gerline's Quilting Angels presented a king size string quilt to the Giddings Volunteer Fire Department. The quilt, which won first in category at the 2009 Lee County Fair Quilt Show, was accepted by David Burttschell, President of the GVFD. The quilt will be auctioned at the GVFD July 4th celebration at Fireman's Park.

Gerline's Quilting Angels meet the first and third Mondays of each month at Gerline's Quilt Shoppe. "Wannabe" and experienced quilters are welcome to join the group to help make quilts for nursing homes, volunteer fire departments and other Lee County service organizations. For more information, call 979-542-3318.

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