Fort Payne's Our Lady of the Valley to celebrate 60 years
Our Lady of the Valley Church (OLV) in Fort Payne will celebrate their 60th anniversary Saturday, Nov. 23. Festivities begin at 11:00 a.m. and continue throughout the day in the parish hall, which will include multicultural food, dances and music to reflect the various ethnicities that comprise the membership of the parish. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Baker at 6:00 p.m. During Mass Father Rick Chenault will be installed as the new pastor of OLV.
Father Rick said, “The purpose of this celebration is in thanksgiving to the countless people who have made this mission possible and to give thanks to God for the blessing of having a church in Fort Payne for these 60 years. We entrust our parish to His providential care.”