New London Park Days
June 3, 2023 @ 11:00am
Line up: 10:00am at Eastside Drive New London. No cost to participate in the Parade.
Bring a non-perishable food item to go towards our food drive. Appreciated but not required!
National Anthem Javal Burton; Flag Raisers: Veteran Brothers, Stepehn, Rodney &Douglas Stout
Tom is a lifelong member of the New London First Christian Church, where he served as Elder for many years. He was a long time member of the Mark Twain Mens' Choral and still sings in the church choir. He has also served as New London Alderman and Volunteer Firefighter, as well as a board member of the Ralls County Extension Office, and is still on the boards of the Barkley Cemetery and Ralls County Ambulance Service. He proudly served our country in the US Navy, stationed in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam.
He had a varied employment career, then retired from BASF after 25 years of service. He enjoys traveling, playing cards, working in the yard, and walking and playing with their dog Heidi.
Linda was born in Hannibal, moved away, then returned to the area after living in six other states. She retired from working for the City of Hannibal for 25 years. Linda is a avid reader, who also enjoys traveling, gardening, growing indoor plants and working crossword puzzles.
They have been married 25 years, and are very proud of their blended family, which includes children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and several dogs!
Grand Marshals for 2023 are New London native Tom Flowerree, son of "Short" and Betty Flowerree, and wife Linda.
2023 Grand Marshals