It all started with a single tree, now there are 200 trees along the Trail Of Memories.
Picture of planting trees, The Bates County Community Health Foundation Board of Directors Shawn McVey President, Jim Shade Vice President, Dana Bridges Secretary, Wendell Harris Treasurer members Gwaine Arney, Jerry Jones, Linda Jennings, Carol Ann Winburn. and Eddy Bridges assisting.
Family and Friends gathered in April, 2007 to begin planting trees.
By May, 2007, more than 40 trees have been planted in memory of loved ones.
Spring of 2008 brought beautiful blossoms.
Summer 2008 90 Trees have been planted to date.
2013 - 170 Trees