Diary Entry for 7/1/1997

Sunny and hot. 87° high. Low over night of 67°. Merrill went to day dare. I talked with Gladys. Clarence dies of cancer of the bladder. He was in Samaritan 4 weeks and Genesis 4 weeks. They were all with him when he died.

Diary Entry for 7/2/1997

Rained during night and off and on all day. A robin flew through the side of the screen house. He was sitting on the back of a chair this morning. Music concert and fireworks at city park despite weather. Clarence Lamon’s graveside burial service at Dexter cemetery at...

Diary Entry for 7/4/1997

Cloudy, rainy, no sun all day. 70°. Jim called in morning. Jill and Jim M in California. Jim’s grandfather dies. They will be home Sunday. Jim was on TV at noon in a fire works safety display. A good job. We went for groceries in PM. We got an apple pie and a...

Diary Entry for 7/5/1997

Not a bad day. Sunny and windy. Cooler 70° high. I washed clothes. We took garbage. 2 weeks for $1.50 per bag. I baked lemon cake and 2 banana bread. Merrill cleaned floors. Joe Belile has worked all day alone putting new siding on this end of their house. Looks nice....