Jerry Chadwick “Chad” Baker, III, son of Jerry and Charity Baker of Covington Georgia, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout on September 24, 2016. Chad, a senior at Walnut Grove High School, worked with the Monastery of the Visitation in Snellville Georgia for his Eagle Award project.
Chad worked with a team to remove a 50 year old entrance sign replacing it with a new High Density Urethane (HDU) sign and raised stone bed. Additionally, Chad worked to clear a large overgrown prayer area at the rear of the Monastery. Chad, who is a member of Troop 598 chartered by American Legion Post 127 in Buford Georgia, has served as Senior Patrol Leader, Assistant Senior Patrol Leader, Patrol Leader and Chaplain’s Aid and has earned 25 merit badges. Congratulations to Chad Baker on his accomplishment and thank you for his contribution to our community.