Black Pearls

The Northeastern North Carolina Section of the National Association of Negro Women’s 2019 Black Pearls Awards Banquet honorees include women veterans (l-r) Shirley Marie White Bruce, Peggy O. Davenport, Sharon D. Golden, Arlinda Halfacre, Ruth Richardson Lewis, Rowena Roby, Shenandoah Turner, Selma White and La Keisha R. Lighty. Also recognized Saturday evening were veterans Jarvis W. Abbott (second from right) and Alvin Shaw.