Mark Emory Graham Chapter

Vergers Stand Out at Annual Council

Charles Dale

The 108th annual Diocesan Council met Nov. 7 and 8, 2014 at the Marietta Convention Center with some 500 clergy and lay delegates in attendance.  Members of our Verger Chapter played a significant role in facilitating the meeting by leading the opening worship service, serving as tellers, and other miscellaneous duties.

The Supporting Cast

During a lull in the proceedings the Tellers assembled for a group picture.  Pictured are (l-r) Phillip Knight, Ruth Anne Tatum, Kelly Kautt, Lorie Tola, Virgil Verger, Paul Davison, Jim Parks, John Haeger, Ken Singleton, Martha-Sue Blythe and Roger Hendler.  Not pictured are Head Teller Karl Sachsenmaier and Craig Perkins.

During a lull in the proceedings the Tellers assembled for a group picture.  Pictured are (l-r) Phillip Knight, Ruth Anne Tatum, Kelly Kautt, Lorie Tola, Virgil Verger, Paul Davison, Jim Parks, John Haeger, Ken Singleton, Martha-Sue Blythe and Roger Hendler.  Not pictured are Head Teller Karl Sachsenmaier and Craig Perkins.

Tellers

 

Vergers that volunteered to serve as Tellers included Head Teller Karl Sachsenmaier (Cathedral of St. Philip), Jim Parks (St. James’), Ruth Anne Tatum (St. Martin’s), Phillip Knight (St. Teresa's), Lorie Tola (St. Patrick’s), Paul Davison (St. Christopher's), Kelly Kautt (All Saints), John Haeger (Christ Church – Norcross), Ken Singleton (St. Paul’s – Atlanta), Martha-Sue Blythe (St. Martin’s), Craig Perkins (St. Teresa's) and Roger Hendler (Cathedral of St. Philip).

Display Table 

Vergers that volunteered to serve at our Display Table included Chair Lorie Tola (St. Patrick’s), Virginia Murray (St. Bartholomew's) and Martha Mills (St. Patrick's).  Lorie took the responsibly to provide an attractive and meaningful display.  She excelled.

The Verger Display Table staffed by Virgil Verger

The Verger Display Table staffed by Virgil Verger