Sponsors, supporters bowl a perfect game for Flynn Home

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We want to take the opportunity to thank the many sponsors and participants of our inaugural bowling tournament, Bowling for Recovery, which was a fundraiser for the Flynn Christian Fellowship Home of Wilson.

Our title sponsor was, PDSS; corporate sponsors were Farris & Farris and the JCANS Foundation; event sponsors were Brad’s Auto & Diesel Repair, United Tobacco Co., Womble Real Estate Co., Stephenson Millwork, the city of Wilson’s Greenlight Community Broadband and BW Construction; and our console sponsors were P.L. Woodard & Co., The Grocery Door, Donna’s Hair Styling, Bill’s Grill, Retro Lube, John Hackney Insurance, Lyndon Heating & Air, Thomas Drug Store & Home Medical Supply, Shannon Braswell Farm Bureau and Chuck Finklea State Farm.

Thanks to A+ Graphics for donating the signs and Mickey Davis at Trophies by Design. Silent auction participants were Lowe’s of Wilson, Elisabeth Farnsworth, Pup’s Steakhouse, Chick-fil-A, Bill’s Grill on Nash Street, Jesse Raudales and the Women of the Moose. A special thanks to Leon Lamm at Westview Lanes for working diligently to assist us in our first tournament.

The Flynn Christian Fellowship Home of Wilson is a recovery home for men working on reclaiming their life from the disease of alcoholism and substance use. We are so grateful for having such a supportive community in our hometown of Wilson.

Jimmy Miller and Earl Reaves


Miller is the Flynn Christian Fellowship Home’s board chairman and Reaves is the house director.