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Order of Confederate Rose

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 12:36 pm

On April 28, Cumberland Mtn. Rifles, Camp 386, Sons of Confederate Veterans, sponsored the chartering of Mountain Rifle Roses, Chapter 28, Order of Confederate Rose. The ceremony was held at the Chapel at Still Waters Mountain Retreat, in Tracy City. The mission of the Order of Confederate Rose, or OCR as it is referred to, and which is open to women, men, girls and boys, is to aid the work of the Sons of Confederate Veterans in honoring the memory of Confederate soldiers. The OCR also works in school programs, museums, festivals, cemeteries, and other areas where they can promote true Southern history and heritage. Pictured are: Vonda Dixon, TN OCR President; Stephanie Nunley; Vada Anderson, Chapter 28 Treasurer; Kathy Anderson, Chapter 28 Chaplain; Stephanie Dove, Chapter 28 Vice President; Arnold Dove; Donna Beth Nolan, Chapter 28 President; Joey Nolan; Beau Nolan; Grayson Nolan; Clara Nolan, Chapter 28 Secretary; Barry Nolan; and Dottie Meadows, East TN OCR Vice President.