Dr. Sherry Blake of the WE television network’s “Braxton Family Values” and an Essence magazine columnist, will be the featured speaker at the 2013 Chasity D. Barnes Memorial Scholarship dinner and silent auction on Saturday, May 4, at 6 p.m.
The dinner will be held at Sterling Event Services at Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center, located at 795 Ross Clark Circle in Dothan. During the dinner, a scholarship will be awarded to a local high school senior in memory of Chasity D. Barnes of Webb, who passed away in 2009 at the age of 27.
“Braxton Family Values” follows the Grammy-award winning singer Toni Braxton and her sisters. Blake is known on the show as Dr. Sherry.
Other featured guests at the dinner will include Christian hip-hop artists Life Through C.O.L.O.R.S. from Montgomery and Tonya Terry, a news anchor also from Montgomery.
Tickets are $30 each and are required to enter. Tickets can be purchased online at chasitybarnes.org or at Sandra Jean Uniform Shop, 2493 Montgomery Highway, Dothan.