A farewell dinner and reception is planned for Pastor Valerie Wilson and her husband David on Sunday June 11. The celebration will take place in the Fellowship Hall at the Scottsburg United Methodist Church at 11:45 a.m. Having become a minister in 1993, Pastor Valerie is retiring and the couple will be moving to Charlotte, North Carolina, to be near their children and grandchildren. She began as pastor of SUMC in July 2013. Prior to that she served two other Indiana churches, St. Andrew UMC and Milroy UMC. David is retired from the cable TV industry. While here in the community, Pastor Valerie was involved in Scott Area Ministerial Association, CASA, CEASe, Austin Summer Food Program, Kiwanis BUG Program, among others. David was involved in and served as President of the Kiwanis Club. The couple was a blessing to the community and will be missed. Please come celebrate with us and help us wish them well. The church is located at 615 S. Honeyrun Parkway, Scottsburg.