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Happy 107th Birthday

Screen Shot 2016-05-26 at 10.39.37 AMMrs. Eva Maloney, member of Oak Ridge ARP Church in Heath Springs, SC, celebrates her 107th birthday today.  She was born to John William and Minnie Cox Brock near Honea Path, SC. While a freshman at Erskine College, she met James LeRoy Maloney, who taught at a nearby school. They later married and he graduated from Erskine Seminary in 1935 and went on to pastor Pleasant Hill ARP Church.

During her 75 years at Pleasant Hill, Mrs. Maloney taught the Ladies Bible Class and participated in all phases of the women’s work. She served as pianist at Oak Ridge ARP Church for 30 years and was involved in their women’s work. Rev. Maloney helped organize Oak Ridge and pastored both churches for many years.

Mrs. Maloney also served as dietician at Bonclarken for four years, during the time Rev. Maloney was manager of Bonclarken. She has two daughters, Judy O’Conner and Sharon M. Shute. Happy Birthday Mrs. Maloney!