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Telephone   828.497.2060
Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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The Inspirations
P O Box 1338
Bryson City, NC 28713

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                             Please check with listed promoters before driving long distances.
                 There is always a possibility that the Date, Venues ~ other details may change.

                                        If you have additional information on any date,
        call 828.497.2060 (Monday . Friday, 10 a.m. . 5 p.m.) & we will include it! . . .Thanks

              Thank you for making our first 50+ years such an amazing & wonderful journey.
               As we continue thru our 51st Anniversary year in 2015, The Inspirations' prayer
               is that this will be a time of great blessing for you and you loved ones
               and a year of God's continued blessings for America. Let us join our prayers toward that end.

                . Please, NO CALLS AFTER 5 p.m. (Eastern) OR ON WEEKENDS

                  AUGUST, 2015

August  28   Frankfort, Kentucky    7 p.m.
                     Evergreen Baptist Church,  2698 Evergreen Rd
                     Contacts: Judy Olds 502.223.8364 Church Office
                     Larry Briscoe 502.839. 4443 Home or 502.598.9849 Cell
August 29    Catlettsburg, Kentucky 7 p.m.
                      England Hill Freewill Baptist Church,10201 Mayo Trail
                      Contact: Rev Willie May Cell 606.615.4032
                    SEPTEMBER, 2015

September 3 & 4    Branson, Missouri    ALL DAY
                                 Opera House, 399 Silver Dollar City Parkway
                                 (Between Branson and Branson West on Highway 76)
                                 Contact: D.A. Callaway, Silver Dollar City  Tel: 800.475.9370
September 5    Brewton, Alabama  9 a.m. 
                           Southern Pine Electric Cooperative
                           General Manager:  Vince Johnson
September 10  Monroe, North Carolina    7:30 p.m.
                           Mountain Springs Baptist Church 2509 Mountain Springs Church Rd
                           Contact: Blake Wiggins, 704.289.1459 or 704.533.0982
September 11   Pickens, South Carolina    7 pm
                          Pickens High School,  4314 Moorefield Memorial Hiwy
                          Contact: Mark Dibler  864.421.2714
                          Featuring: The Inspirations, Rochesters, and Abashai
                          Tickets- $12 Advance: $14 at the Door
September 12    Bakersville, North Carolina     4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
                            Lavonia Crest,  100 Snowdrift Drive, off of Greene Creek Rd      
                            From Bakersville up NC Highway 261 Toward Roan Mountain 
                            Contact: Vicki Garland   828.766.7971 or Lavonia Crest   828.688.1047
                            Concert To Benefit Bethel Baptist Church Christian Academy of Spruce Pine, NC. 
                            All day concert with various local and regional singers and singing groups throughout the day 
                             beginning at 12:00 Noon with Inspirations singing at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
September 17  Jefferson, Georgia  5 p.m.
                          Jackson EMC Grounds
                           Promoters:  Roy Stowe, Jackson County EMC  706.367.6112
September18   Greensboro, North Carolina    7 p.m.
                          Shining Light Baptist Church, 4530 West Wendover Ave  Tel: Church Office 336.299.7695
                          Contact: Rev. Thomas Satterfield-Pastor

September19    Lexington, NC     6:30 p.m.
                           Coggins  Memorial Baptist Church, 1306 South Main St  Website: www.cogginsbaptist.org
                            Contact: Horace Hill ~ 704.472.4215 Cell
                            Church Office  336. 249.0020
September 24   Harrisonburg, Virginia    6 p.m.
                           Lindale Mennonite Church, 6255 Jesse Bennett Way
                           Contact: Duane Yoder  Tel. 540.746.6221
September 25   Pine Bluff, Arkansas (White Hall area)  7:00 p.m.
                           Maranatha Baptist Church, 5820 West Holsey St
                           Contacts: Pastor : Mike Gazell   870.247.4921 Church Ofc
                           Michelle Gazell Oseguera:    870.267.4832
                    OCTOBER, 2015

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                      Pigeon Forge, Tennessee    6 p.m.
                     National Quartet Convention  800.846.8499
                      LeConte Center,  2986 Teaster Lane
                      Note:  Inspirations will be at NQC entire week
                      Inspirations on Main Stage on  September 29  & October 2
October 8    Jamestown, Tennessee     (Mission Point Jubilee)    7 p.m.
                     Faith Baptist Tabernacle, 627 South Main Street
                     Contact: Fred Allred  931.879.7764
                                       931.877.9924  931.397.5500
 October 9   Greenwood, Delaware (Houston)    6 p.m.
                     Sam Yoder Farms,  > 89 Hunting Quartet Rd  Zip  19954
                     Promoter:  Sam Yoder  302.398.3661 Home
                                          302.363.3201 Cell
October 10   Colonial Heights, Virginia  7 p.m.
                      Calvary Baptist Church, 17001 Jefferson Davis Hwy
                      Contact: Joe Haskett  Tel: 804.712.2910
October 11  Reidsville, North Carolina   10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
                     New Heights Baptist Church, 2796 NC Hwy 14
                     Contact: Rev. Harold Venable
                     Tel: 336.342.1087 or 336.342.5225
October 15, 16 & 17 ~ SINGING IN THE SMOKIES ~ Fall Color Festival
Bryson City, North Carolina    Inspiration  Park
                      Thursday, October 15,    11 a.m.-Till?
                       Kingsmen and Inspirations
                       Friday, October 16,    11 a.m.-Till?
                      Chuck Wagon Gang and Inspirations
                      Troy Burns Family
                       Saturday, October 17,    11 a.m.-Till?
                       Family and Friends Tour - McKameys and Inspirations
                       Archie Watkins and Smoky Mountain Reunion

October 18   Pigeon Forge, Tennessee   ALL DAY
1020 Dollywood Lane
                       865.428.9488  Dollywood Theme Park

October 22   Outer Banks, North Ccarolina
                      Fishing Trip and Concert with the Inspirations
                      For further Information call: Daron Osborne  Cell 336.345.4232
October 23  Delco, North Carolina    7 p.m.
                       Prosper Baptist Church, 6595 Livingston Chapel Rd (Off Hwys 74-76)
                       Contact: Rev. Eddie Watts   910.540.0135
October 24    Harrisonburg, Virginia        6 p.m.
                       Lindale Mennonite Church, 6255 Jesse Bennett Way
                       Contact: Duane Yoder   540.746.6221
October  25    Kingsport, Tennessee    7  p.m. 
                       Sullivan Baptist Church , 4152 Maplewood St     
                      Contact: Rev. Jeff Strong 423.677.2536 Cell
                       Church Ofc  423.349.6288 Website:  www.sullivanbaptist.org

October 29  Shipshewana, Indiana   7 p.m.
                      Blue Gate Restaurant and Theatre, 105 East Middlebury St
                      Contact:   Mel Riegsecker, Riegsecker Marketplace      Tel: 888.447.4725

October  30  Salem, Illinois     6  p.m.
                      Salem First Baptist Church, 721 West Main Street
                      Contact:  Rev. Andy DeWitt   Tel: 618.548.4060
October 31   Farmington, Missouri   1:30 p.m.
                      Civic Center - Centene Auditorium, 2 Black Knight Drive  Zip 63640
                       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlGaZSoQ1lw <Watch promo
                        Click on poster to see full size
   This will probably be your first and ONLY chance to see all 3 of these groups, together, west of the Mississippi!
   Make your plans NOW to be there for this special, "Once In a Lifetime", event here in Missouri.
                         McKameys, Inspirations, Primitive Quartet
                        Contact: Signature Concerts, P O Box 380, Monett, MO  65708
                        Signature Concerts will start taking phone orders July 6 ~ Tel. 417.236.9090
                        Mail orders accepted NOW.   THIS CONCERT WILL BE A SELL-OUT!

                        NOVEMBER, 2015

November 13   Palatka, Florida    12 Noon
                           Rodeheaver Boys Ranch,  380 Boys Ranch Rd
                           (10 miles South of Palatka on State Route 19)
                           Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival   www.adamsbluegrass.com
                           Contact: Norman Adams
                           Adams Bluegrass, LLC  706.864.7203

November 14  Booneville, Mississippi   7 p.m.
                          Prentiss County Agricultural Center, 2301 North 2nd St
                          Promoter: Donald Tallent  662.566.9983 Home or 662.720.2069 Cell

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All Gave Some; Some Gave All
33W 059
Tuck, James William Jr, CPL
Service Years
1968 - 1969
Home State
North Carolina
Year of Birth
Vietnam War/Vietnam Unspecified Operations
Binh Duong
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Date of Birth: Dec 6, 1948 ~ Date of Casualty: Feb 4, 1969
Home Town:
 BRYSON CITY   Home State: NC   Wall Panel / Line: 33W / 59
   Branch of Service: ARMY  Rank: CPL

We remember and honor a Swain High School friend and classmate who gave all ~
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