Weatherford WAVE honored for Navy service

COURTESY/NADEEN MURPHREE

The Greater Fort Worth Area Civic Leaders and Community Charities hosted the 18th annual Civic Leaders barbecue on Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base May 31. Congresswoman Kay Granger attended the event and presented certificates and placards to veterans and military personnel.

Weatherford resident Jean Buford, 96, was one of two Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Services) receiving a plaque for their service.