The person chosen for the Mabel Johnson Woman of the Year Award for 2018 has served the Lord in ministry at her local church, CWC locally, the Kentucky Christin Women Connection.
She had a wonderful Christian heritage having grown up in the Church of God. She was saved at the age of 6 after a revival service. She attended a one room school for her first 8 years of school. She attended college and was married while attending college. She took time away from college to raise her two daughters.
She has been very active in her local church where she has been a choir member, leading the singing; taught Sunday School; served as local WCG president. And, she is currently the Church treasurer.
She also serves the community volunteering in whatever way she can. She has served on the YMCA Board, Habitat for Humanity Board and the Habitat for Humanity local store. She has volunteered at the shelter for homeless women, homeless shelter program, and at a nursing home.
She has served as spiritual director on several 72-hour spiritual renewal experience over the past several years. She has served on two mission trips . . . . one to Guam and one to Ecuador. She makes little girl dresses to send to Uganda.
Presently, she is serving as the secretary on the Executive Council of Kentucky Church of God Ministries. All of us in the Christian Women Connection ministry love and respect her. And, tonight we honor Rev. Delores ‘Dee’ Padgett.
Congratulations, Sis. Dee, we love you and appreciate all of your work in the Christian Women Connection. I know it has been a labor of love and continues to be, but we appreciate it and appreciate you. - Patsy Daugherty & Kentucky Christian Women Connection
Where Every Woman has a Place, And Every Woman Takes Her Place
Patsy Daugherty, President
250 Clay Lane
Richmond, KY 40475