Deihl to to serve as Holly Ball orator

Montgomery “Monty” Deihl
From left Poppy Cockrell, the late Kathy Dunton and friends enjoy a previous Holly Ball. To share your favorite Holly Ball photos, submit jpegs to Please identify the folks in the photos from left to right and include the date of the event.

Montgomery “Monty” Deihl of Reedville will serve as the orator for the 123rd Holly Ball on December 28 at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club, 362 Club Drive, Kilmarnock.

The Holly Ball is a black-tie invitational charity event that benefits the Tidewater Foundation, reported publicity chairman Patricia Gallagher. Proceeds reach the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula communities through grants from the foundation.

Each year the Holly Ball queen selects…