Influential women honored at church

Local influential women were honored at the Deborah Women Call Conference Sunday afternoon

/ Colby Gallagher

Several influential women in our community were honored Sunday afternoon during a Deborah Women Call Conference at the Center of Refuge Worship Center.

The Deborah Women Call was a four-day event meant to bring together all women including professionals, community leaders, activists, students and more.

This year's theme was The Balancing Act: In HIS Presence and honored women such as Dougherty County Coroner Candidate Emma Quimbley, former Mayor Candidate BJ Fletcher and State House Candidate Muarlene Edwards among others.