Bake sale to benefit family who lost everything in fire

Friends and neighbors are rallying around a local family who lost everything in a fire the destroyed their home Sunday night.

An account for the Monroe and Amber Morgan Family has been established at Capital City Bank and a benefit bake sale is planned this Saturday, Oct. 5, at Walmart beginning at 10 a.m.

“One hundred percent of the proceeds will be given to the family. They have four children—three boys and a girl—and Amber’s mother (who has been diagnosed with cancer) also lives with them,” benefit organizers said.

Both Monroe and Amber drive school buses for the Taylor County School District.

If you’d like to donate homemade items for the Benefit Bake Sale, please contact Jennifer Davis at (850) 843-5525. Donations can be dropped off at the bake sale tent in front of Walmart on Saturday at 9:45 a.m., or contact Davis to make other arrangements.