Reminder: Citizens Invited to Jack Burney Award Ceremony
Wednesday, November 23 at 10:00 a.m.
Citizens are invited to the G. Jackson Burney Community Service Award ceremony on Wednesday, November 23 at 10:00 a.m. at Davidson Town Hall.
The ceremony and following reception will honor long-time Davidson resident Garfield Carr.
The award is named for G. Jackson Burney, who served the town in many capacities, primarily in planning and communications. Since 2004, it has honored Burney and those whose unselfish service benefits the Davidson community. Previous award winners include Bernice Houston, William B. Mayhew, Baxter and John Fisher, Evelyn Carr, Annie Mildred Lowery, Scotty Nichols, John and Paula Kelton, Jane B. Ellithorpe, Ralph Quackenbush, Leland Park, Jean Jackson, Sterling Martin, Pam Maier, Connie and Eddie Beach, and Leamon Brice.
The ceremony and reception honoring Garfield Carr will be held on Wednesday, November 23 at 10:00 a.m. at Davidson Town Hall. The North Mecklenburg Moravian Band will play at 9:30 a.m. and Mayor John Woods will open the ceremony at 10:00 a.m. Light refreshments will be served.
For more information on the ceremony, please contact Public Information Officer Cristina Shaul at 704-940-9602. For more information on the award, please visit www.townofdavidson.org/burneyaward.