Oregon NW Black Pioneer Memorial Ceremony
February 1, 2007
An Oregon Northwest Black Pioneers dedication ceremony, presenting to the city of Salem the Salem Black Pioneers Monument in remembrance of Oregon's black pioneers, named and unnamed, buried in Salem Pioneer Cemetery.

WelcomeGwen Carr, Vice Chairperson

RemarksFirst Lady of Oregon, Mary Oberst

FoundersThe Honorable Jackie Winters, Senator, District 10
Carol Davis, Former Deputy Superintendent Salem-Keizer School District

Friends of Salem Pioneer CemeteryMs. Elisabeth Walton Potter

First Congregational Church
Rev. Gail McDougal

Dedication and PresentationWillie B. Richardson, Chairperson
The Honorable Janet Taylor, Mayor of City of Salem

Prayer of DedicationReverend Chris Haydon, Trinity Covenant Church

Calling of NamesWillie Richardson, Gwen Carr, Jackie Winters, Carol Davis, Sedonia Harsh, Shirley Calkin, Cynthia Richardson, Jack Canyon, Jason Caldwell, and Marie Bradford-Blevins

Close of Prayer
Dedication Ceremony
Mary Oberst
ONWBP Board of Directors
Taylor & Richardson

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