Appreciation Service for Rev. Smith

5/8/2014, 10:36 a.m.
Rev. Dr. Mary Overstreet-Smith

The community is invited to an appreciation service for the Rev. Dr. Mary Overstreet-Smith of the Powerhouse Temple Church of God in Christ, a long time leader in the African American community who is known for her passionate assistance to the disadvantaged and for being a founder of the free North by Northeast Community Health Clinic.

Rev. Smith is currently experiencing medical challenges, according to the organizers of the services, scheduled at Powerhouse Temple, 4525 N. Williams Ave., for Friday, May 16 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, May 17 at 7 p.m.; and Sunday, May 18 at 3 p.m.

Powerhouse Temple, People of Purpose and Associates, and Minister Larry Collins are inviting the public and other members of the religious community to the special events to thank Smith for the many years of her personal sacrifice and giving.

You’re asked to RSVP with the date of your participation at 503-839-8676 or email larrycollins4u@yahoo. com.