Walmart held a Grand Re-Opening Celebration on Friday, August 8th, at 8:00 am. The Gardendale Walmart, located at 890 Odum Road, Gardendale, AL, made a 1.5 million dollar renovation investment in the Gardendale Supercenter.
Pictured cutting the ribbon for the Walmart Grand Re-Opening is Delitha Rape, a 30 year charter associate who has been with the Gardendale Walmart since the store opened. Also recognized were four other charter associates: Linda Woods, Linda Carlton, Linda Driver and Kay Burns.
Market Manager, Britt Wood, and Store Manager, Jeff Jay, both residents of Gardendale, are very active in the community. Mayor Othell Phillips acknowledged the investment Walmart made in the store and the investment they continue to make in our community.
Store Manager, Jeff Jay, also wanted to recognize his Shift Managers: Johnathan Kanaday, Ross Flemming, Sharon Sandlin, Trez Meherg, Assistant Mangers: Patrick Cornelius, Robert Roberts, Tonya Stevens, Mary Rivet, Undra Marbury, Adam Goodwin, Frank Densmore, Mary Phillips, and Asset Protection Manager: Tracy Wolfe.
The Gardendale Walmart has always been very generous in donating to the Gardendale Fire, Police, Parks & Rec., and many other city departments.