Columbus, MS - September 7, 2012 - Palmer Home for Children is the gracious recipient of a donation given by Gary Dedeaux, owner of Gary's Pawn and Gun, in memory of his daughter and her love for children.
has a passion for Palmer Home
, and in his
spare time has taken many of the Palmer Home children on their very first airplane ride through the EAA
(Experimental Aircraft Association).
In the store's fourth annual Ruger Sale, a special edition Ruger rifle covered in a Mossy Oak camouflage was sold exclusively through Gary's Pawn and Gun
At a kickoff dinner, Gary
interest in the Palmer Home
desire to honor his
daughter in a special way.
invited the guests to show their support by participating in the special sale, but he
led the way by presenting a check to President Drake Bassett for $100,000.
had communicated his
desire to make an impact and he
certainly accomplished that.
requested that the evening conclude with a performance by the Treblemakers, the children's choir from Palmer Home