New Bern Chapter Attends Habitat for Humanity Dedication

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On 17 February, the NCSAR, New Bern Chapter Color Guard attended the “Habitat for Humanity Home Dedication” at the residence of Jeffery Jones of New Bern, an US Army veteran.  During the dedication Lee Purcell, New Bern Chapter Flag Chairman, presented an American Flag and a copy of the US Constitution to Mr. Jones.  Mr. Jones’ home was damaged as a result of Hurricane Florence, and the repairs were completed as a joint effort between Habitat of Humanity, Purple Heart Homes and AmeriCorps.  Those Chapter members in attendance were Bob Rigg, Bruce Martin, Lee Purcell, Rob Webster, Ed Perkins, Bob Ainsley, Jay DeLoach and Gary Gillette.  Also in attendance was Jodi DeLoach, from the Richard Dobbs Spaight DAR Chapter.