Surprise for American Legion Auxiliary’s longest serving member

October 9, 2019

On Friday, October 11, the First Christian Church of Salem IL hosted the 2019 Marion County Soldiers and Sailors Reunion, sponsored by the American Legion Post 128. During the event members of the Legion had a surprise announcement for one of their long standing members. Mrs. Shirley Hall was acknowledged for her 78 years of service to the American Legion Auxiliary, making her the longest serving member ever in Marion County, the State of Illinois and the entire United States of America! Mrs. Hall was awarded a paid-up-for-life certificate along with other awards. She looks forward to continuing her service in the American Legion Auxiliary.

Pictured: Beth Harrell and Shirley Hall