There is a trail ride and auction benefit for Bobby Lawell at Dave Coffey’s farm in Petersburg, Tenn. on Saturday, October 17, 2009. Lawell has been diagnosed with cancer and is scheduled for surgery at the end of the month. The trail ride is from 10 AM to 2 PM. There is a lunch and auction to follow. Auction items include: A Tennessee Walking Horse Trail Gelding, a Spotted Saddle Horse Trail mare, saddles, bridles, Miscellaneous tack, horse shoeing, a 7 day 6 night vacation cabin in South Fork, other vacation packages and many more. It is $20 per person and that includes your meal. A current coggins test is required.

Directions to Coffey’s farm: Take 130 West and make a right on Pickle Road. It is about 3 miles. Watch for signs. For more information contact: 931-703-0241, 931-212-7150, 931-492-1581 or 931-580-1336.