Diary Entry for 5/1/1999

Sunny and warm. 73° Great. May Day. Great Day. I need the screens off. I put screen on back door. Great to have air in house. I put furniture on back patio. I got letter and pictures from Elgin. He sent pictures of my great grandmother Elizabeth Gallagher Haggerty in...

Diary Entry for 5/2/1999

A sunny warm day. We went to church. A big turnout. A missionary guest speaker and communion. Merrill went over to Linda’s. I thought he was back of garage. Linda and Rick brought him home. Jim called in evening. He and Nancy spent yesterday and today at Nancy’s...

Diary Entry for 5/3/1999

Nice day. Partly cloudy in PM. Merrill went to day care. Denise not here. Dr. Powell at 9:30 AM. Vern and June here to take me. Here before Merrill left. I’m to have my knee operated on June 17th. (Mom’s birthday) I had blood work done at hospital. I took Vern and...

Diary Entry for 5/4/1999

Partly cloudy. Some rain. I washed clothes. Lyla called in morning. Merrill very quiet most of the day. He didn’t go outside until almost bedtime. Jim called in evening. He will mow lawn Saturday. Terrible tornados in Kansas and Oklahoma. 43 people killed.

Diary Entry for 5/5/1999

Cloudy. Merrill went to day care. Denise here to help. We had a great time getting him up but he made it. Denise took my recyclables. Lyla called to say she was going into Carthage Hospital to receive three units of blood at 2 PM today. Her CAT scan okay. Linda B...