Hart receives Merit Award
Georgia Hart has received the Award of Merit from the Missouri State Genealogical Association for her work with the Barry County Genealogical and Historical Society. She has been a member of the Society for almost 20 years and has served the organization in a variety of ways. She has held the office of president, vice president and secretary. She presently serves as the organization's treasurer and editor of the Society's newsletter, Ancestors Unlimited Quarterly. She helps with the library and does genealogical research for members and correspondents. She also volunteers her time to assist with work being done by Society members on the Bayless House in Cassville. The Barry County Genealogical and Historical Society meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the Barry County Museum in Cassville. The next meeting will be on Oct. 21. The public is invited.