Former missionary to speak at Anson County women’s missionary meeting

By: By Delores Thomas

Amy Pardue Boone will be the special guest speaker for the annual meeting of the Anson Association’s Woman’s Missionary Union on Tuesday, March 28 at 7 p.m.

The meeting is hosted each year by a different Baptist church, and this year the host church is Calvary Baptist Church in Wadesboro. There will be snacks and fellowship from 6 to 7 p.m. The community — men, women and children — are invited to hear Boone share how the union reaches out to others “By All Means.”

Boone is the new executive director/treasurer of the Woman’s Ministry Union of North Carolina. She is a former missionary to Mozambique and South Africa for 14 years with the IMB. She is a graduate of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. She is the wife of Mike Boone, who is an associate pastor at Wakefield Central Baptist Church in Zebulon. She is the mother of two children, Timothy and Grace. She was a music minister in Raleigh before they moved to Africa, and a pastor’s wife in Salemburg and Shelby. She was a pastor’s daughter in Lillington Baptist Church and FBC, Clinton. She is a certified music and ESL teacher.


By Delores Thomas