What: BIHF Fall 2003 Meeting
November 9th from 2:00 until 5:00
Cullman Home and Museum in Cullman, Alabama
211 2nd Avenue NW, Cullman Alabama 35055 Phone: (256) 739-1258
The meeting was called to order by President BJ Chalfant.
The meeting was held at the Colonel Cullman Museum, Cullman,
Alabama, Nov 9, 2003.
ATTENDEES: B. J. Chalfant and her mother, Harold Brindley, Joe
& Fran Brindley, Hugh & Carole Brindley, James &
Martha Brindley, Mary Howell and Kay Watson.
James Brindley opened the meeting with prayer.
Harold made and Hugh seconded a motion that carried, to name
the following to liaison positions:
Wales - Peter Brindley
England - John Williams
Australia - Katherine Swann
After discussion about the missing Brindley Creek signs, Joe
said he would check on them again.
BJ said that she talked to the Marshall County Supt of Education
at the DAR school and was told that there may be a Brindley Mountain
High School built in Marshall County soon. BJ stressed the point
that if there is, the name should be spelled correctly.
BJ asked Kay Watson to send a note of appreciation to Fran Coggin,
thanking her for getting the Brindley Information set up in the
Centre, AL library.
The BIHF officers for the next two years (Spring 2003-Spring
President - Joe Y. Brindley
Vice President - Mary Elizabeth Brindley Howell
Secretary - Nancy Brindley
Corresponding Secretary - Kay Watson
Treasurer - Dr. Hugh Brindley
Historian - Helen Brindley
Chaplains - James Brindley and Harold Grimes
Parliamentarian - Harold Brindley
International Liaison - BJ Chalfant
Motion carried to send $30 to the man who takes care of a cemetery
at a "Brindley Chapel - Brindley Hollow", at Buffalo
Valley, TN - near I 40.
The next meeting will be a Saturday in April, 2004. Hugh will
reserve a room at Medical Center East in Birmingham, and let
us know when it is to be held.
James will make sure the Brindley grave site at Locust Fork,
AL will be cleaned up in case we want to go visit it at the April