January Rotary After-Hours to be held at Port City Club - February 26, 2015
February 17, 2014 - Cornelius, NC
The January 2015 edition of Rotary After-Hours will be held at Port City Club on Catawba Ave in Cornelius. This edition of Rotary After-Hours will also include a Red Badge Training event for new Rotarians. Red Badge will begin at 5:00pm, and the After-Hours event will begin at 6:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!
2015 Sam Wilson Memorial Pancake Breakfast Scheduled for February
December 8, 2014 - Cornelius, NC
This years Pancake Breakfast planning is underway, and will be held February 21, 2015 at Bethel Presbyterian Church.
The Pancake Breakfast is one of North Mecklenburg Rotary's largest and longest running fundraisers. Each year, the event raises funds to help support our local charity projects.
As with most Rotary fundraisers, Pancake Breakfast relies heavily on volunteer support. Please start making plans now to attend, and determine how best you can provide your time and talent to the club to make this year's Pancake Breakfast the best yet!
As you probably know, North Mecklenburg Rotary lost a member and dear friend last year in Sam Wilson. Sam's commitment to the Pancake Breakfast over the years was a testament to his heart for for the event and the club. In honor of Sam Wilson, the Pancake Breakfast will be named The Sam Wilson Memorial Pancake Breakfast beginning this year and going forward.
Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg Mourns the Loss of Sam Wilson
September 22, 2014 - Cornelius, NC
Samuel Moore Wilson, Jr., 71 of Huntersville died September 21, 2014 at Carolinas Medical Center. He was born on October 1, 1942 in Mecklenburg County to the late Samuel M. Wilson,Sr. and Frances Christenbury Wilson. Sam was the retired owner of Wilson’s Meat Market and owner of the West Huntersville Storage Center. He was a member of the Chamber of Commerce, had perfect attendance for 25 years in the N. Mecklenburg Rotary Club and was a mason in the Long Creek Masonic Lodge. His involvement in community service demonstrated Sam’s giving personality. Sam loved spending time with his family and friends and help create special memories for them.
Survivors include his son, Gene Wilson of Charlotte; daughters, Donna Scott of Encino, CA and Paige Hybarger of Denver, NC; their mother Frances Lancaster and her husband Al of Huntersville; sister, Linda Smith and husband Harry of Huntersville; grandchildren, Heather and Harleigh Hybarger and Max and Frank Scott; and fiancé Deana Carlyle.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will follow in the Family Life Center.
Memorials may be made to the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital (Attn: Keystone Cops), 950 West Faris Road., Greenville, SC 29605.
James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.