Miss Poppy

Carol Townsend
Shawney Nelson is Galva’s Miss Poppy for 2021. She is the daughter of Lerin Mallery Galva and Fred Nelson also of Galva.
She is 8 and just finishing third grade at Galva Elementary School.
She is pictured with Galva’s Mayor Rich Volkert.
She will be downtown on Saturday, May 22nd selling poppy’s.
The red poppy is nationally recognized symbol of sacrifice worn by Americans since WWI to honor those who served and died for our country in all wars. It reminds all Americans of the sacrifice made by our Veterans while protecting our freedoms.