R.I.P. Brenda Flowers Richardson expired today. Brenda is the mother of 2 children Cabriao Devette Flowers and Destiny De’na Flowers who expired during Hurricane Floyd 10 years ago. See the children’s names on the memorial.
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Hurricane Floyd 10 – Year Commemoration Sponsored By The Bynum Mill Road Community Club Pinetops NC
The Bynum Farm Road Community Club will be hosting a 10 year anniversary gathering in Dodge City Pinetops NC where the Sheriff now has a training center. The event will take place on Saturday October 24, 2009 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM.
The anniversary date of Hurricane Floyd Flood is September 16 however due to other events going on on September 19, the club decided to wait until October 24.
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For many Edgecombe County residents, September 1999 is full of painful reminders of Hurricane Floyd’s fury and lingering presence.
Fast forward 10 years later, and Edgecombe County officials are giving residents a reason to reflect on the life-changing event with a commemoration, which also will denote the county’s rebuilding and advancement efforts. (Rocky Mount Telegram)