Ozark Bank Donates $25,000 to Historical Society

Ozark Bank Donates $25,000 to Historical Society

A check in the amount of $25,000 was presented to the Christian County Museum and Historical Society in support of its new location on the square in Ozark, Missouri on August 20, 2015.  The donation is in honor of Mrs. Chlorene Hedgpeth, Chairman Emeritus of Ozark Bank who passed away in 2012. 

 Museum and Historical society board member and long-time resident of Christian County, Elise Crain accepted the check on behalf of the society.  The Ozark Bank donation will be used to “Preserve and Protect the history of all Christian County”, said Elise Crain. 

The donation and brief remarks from community leaders took place on August 20th  at 11:30 on the site of the new location for the museum (located on the SE side of the Ozark square).