Memorial Service for Rev. Elder Freda Smith

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 Rev. Elder Freda Smith
Memorial Service for Rev. Elder Freda Smith

21 December 2019, 1:00pm PST (-8 UTC)
Episcopal Church of St. Anne 
1020 W. Lincoln Road
Stockton, California, USA 95207

As we continue to grieve the death of Rev. Elder Freda Smith, a saint, pioneer, activist, and iconic MCC pastor, we invite you to join us in celebration her life organized by Freda’s widow, Kathleen Meadows; pastor, Rev. Terri Miller; and Rev. Troy Perry, founder of Metropolitan Community Churches.

All clergy in attendance are invited to wear a red stole.
This service will be streamed for those of us unable to travel to be together in person. A link will be available closer to the 21st.

Later in 2020, we will host another service for Rev. Freda.
Watch for details to be announced in the new year.

Memorial donations can be made to Metropolitan Community Churches or to Valley Ministries MCC, Rev. Freda and Kathleen’s home church.

To give to Metropolitan Community Churches, click here.
To give to Valley Ministries MCC, click here or send a check to:
Valley Ministries MCC
4118 Coronado Ave
Stockton, CA, USA 95204

Cards to Kathleen Meadows may be sent to:
Kathleen Meadows
PO Box 881
Sutter Creek, CA, USA 95685

A photo journal will be shared at Rev. Freda’s memorial on 21 December.
To contribute please send photos to Rev. Sharon Henry at  [email protected]

Read more about Rev. Freda, share your stories, and read the comments from others here:

Questions? Please contact Rev. Terri Miller: [email protected].

Grace and peace to you as you continue to reflect
upon Rev. Elder Freda Smith’s life and ministry.