During the Oct. 7 125th anniversary celebration at Calvary Baptist Church in Hannibal, Mo., prizes were awarded for the best period attire worn by the men, women and children among the 400 people present.
• Women, age 50 and above - Sandra Cox, first; Betty Anderson, second; and Charlotte Parrish, third.
• Women, 20 to 49 - Carla Long, first; Kendra Voss, second; and Jessica Bonvillian, third.
• Women, 11 to 19 - Julie Colborn, first; and Kailey Wessell, second.
• Girls, 10 and under - Ava Bonvillian, first.
• Men, 50 and above - Pastor Jeff Anderson, first; Steve Voss, second; and David Parrish, third.
• Men, 20 to 49 - Don Colborn, first; and Jerry Morrell, second.
• Men, 11 to 19 - Jimmy Colborn, first; and Brian Morrell, second.
The church's pastor, the Rev. Jeff Anderson, described the celebration as a wonderful day, adding it was very humbling to see what God has done with one little church over the past 125 years to touch thousands of people, and to realize that God has done that with thousands of other churches all over the world.
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