Many churches involved in the campaign are raising money through their congregations. The pastor is taking it a little further in hopes of involving more community members. So, to raise awareness, he’s pledged to go without shoes for a month.
A grease-smudged stack of 25 fading sheets of paper in a storage shed is one of only two copies of who’s buried where in Evergreen Cemetery. All the burials since 1986 are handwritten, but that’s about to change.