The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Chapter 1191 held its monthly meeting at the Sirloin Stockade in Corsicana on 10 Feb 2015 and hosted the NARFE District 3 Convention. The convention included representatives from the local Chapter 1191 as well as from Chapter 122 in Dallas Oak Cliff, Chapter 1201 in Arlington and Chapter 1583 from North East Tarrant County.
Ruby Williams, Corsicana Mayor Pro Tem welcomed the group to Corsicana. Other speakers included Dewey LaRochelle, Texas NARFE N.E. Area Vice President, and Phil Kraus, Texas Executive Vice Pres. of NARFE, who spoke on recruiting and retention. Reports were made by each chapter summarizing the previous year's activities, and, Oscar Ramos, the current District Representative for District 3 was elected for another two year term.
NARFE Chap. 1191 covers Ellis, Navarro and adjacent parts of the surrounding counties. Membership in NARFE is open to all active and retired federal employees and their spouses, former federal employees, and former spouses who are entitled to a federal survivor annuity. For more information, please call Midlothian at 972-268-5793 or 972-775-2463, Waxahachie - 469-939-8102, Ennis - 214-949-6197, Red Oak - 412-722-6307, or Corsicana - 903-874-3092. Or, you may go to www.narfe.org or see NARFE Chapter 1191 on Facebook.