John Paul Hendershott earns Eagle Scout award

John Paul Hendershott of St. John Neumann Parish in Farragut recently received his Eagle Scout award.

George LeCrone Sr., chairman of the Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting, presented John a certificate from the National Catholic Committee on Scouting along with letters from the national chairman, Edward P. Martin, and the national chaplain, Father Michael P. Hanifin, who both received their Eagle Scout award in 1972.

The ceremony for John was held June 15 at Virtue Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Farragut with a reception following.