California church group helps clean cemetery

David Ellis, Keith Eagar, and Jerry Kent on the work day at the Oracle Cemetery.
John Hernandez | Miner

A group from California and Oracle First Baptist Church clean the Oracle Cemetery as a service project. John Hernandez | Miner

A group of 43 kids and adults from Livermore, Calif. were in Oracle this week helping clean up the Oracle Cemetery.

Members of the Praying Pelican Mission and the Cedar Grove Community Church worked all day Monday, March 31 picking up trash, pulling weeds and raking around the grave sites. They were doing service work for the First Baptist Church of Oracle.

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John Hernandez lives in Oracle. He is retired and enjoys writing and traveling. He is active in the Oracle Historical Society. He covers numerous public events, researches historical features and writes business/artist profiles.


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