You are invited to attend the annual Allen/Turner Day Celebration on Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. St. Philip Monumental A.M.E. Church located at 1112 Jefferson St, This year’s honoree is Senator Dr. Lester Jackson.
Dr. Michael L. Thurmond will be the guest speaker. Former Georgia Labor Commissioner, Thurmond is currently the Superintendent of Schools in Dekalb County. The Dekalb School System is the third largest system in Georgia with more than 100,000 students and over 14,000 employees. When he was elected Georgia Labor Commissioner, Thurmond became the first non-incumbent African American to be elected to a statewide office in Georgia. We are truly honored to have a man of his stature serve as the speaker for this momentous occasion.
Rev. George A. Moore is Senior Pastor and Thomasina Jenkins Thompson, Chairman, “ Allen /Turner Day” For more information contact Thomasina Jenkins Thompson, 912-231-1660 or 912-604-6707.