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Dalley, Finley homes part of Dec. 11 tour

Recently restrored Bernie and Kim Fiinley home has been called the ‘Carousel House’ for decades. Reporter/MIke Brown     Recently restrored Bernie and Kim Fiinley home has been called the ‘Carousel House’ for decades. Reporter/MIke Brown The homes of Joyce Dalley,

508 Green, a nd Bernie a nd Kim

Finley, 415 Green, w ill be a mong

t hose fe at ure d on the Ro ckdale

Downtown A ssoc iation “Ch r istmas

In Olde Tow n” home s tou r

Dec. 11.

The tour is of eight historic,

d ec orated home s in t he Pud din’

Ridge neighborhood.

It will be held from 2 until 6 p.m. and will also feature a tour

of S t. Thomas Episcopal Chu rc h,

302 E. Davilla Street where

refreshments and live entertainm

will be prov i ded.

Landmark Joyce Dalley home is mo re than 100 years old.    Landmark Joyce Dalley home is mo re than 100 years old.

The eight homes on the tour are within a few blocks of St.

Thom as Ep is copal.

Tickets for the tour will be

$10 and may be purchased at

Finley Art Works in the P.H. Perry Building, 229 North

Main Street; and Dyess Insura

e Agency, 134 North Main

S tre et.

Tickets may also be purchased

on the day of the event at St. Thom as Ep is copal Chu rch.

The Dalle y home wa s know n

for years as the Old Branch Lewi

Home and was built toward

the turn of the 20th Century.

More recently it was known as

t he H. D. Maxwell home.

• The Finleys extensively restored and renovated their

home, known for many years

as the Carousel House. It was

the longtime home of Rockdale

businessman Glenn Hodges and

wife, Gwen.

O ther homes on the tour are :

• Barkley Alford-Lee Pate

home, 403 R ice.

• Dave and Mary Phillips

ho me, 437 Sa n Gab r iel .

• Perr y home, 305 East Davilla.

• We n di e Up so n hom e, 4 17

East B ell.

• Kenny and Elaine Gerren

ho me, 227 E as t Bell.

• Sand y and Vick ie Bra swel l

home, 229 E. Davilla.


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