Saturday, April 17th, 2021


Whole-ly Rollers Bakery’s Grand Opening Celebration

It was a grand time for all! New to Chesapeake, Whole-ly Rollers Bakery offered delicious samplings of homemade yeast rolls, cinnamon buns, cookies, and more.

Cutting of the Ribbon - From left: DeeDee Gee, Robin Anderson, Whole-ly Rollers Bakery Owner Brenda Harford, Director of Marketing Linda Thompson, City of Chesapeake Mayor Alan Krasnoff, Bishop Kim Brown, with his wife Valerie Brown, Brenda White, and Suprina Wade-Powell

Director of Marketing Linda Thompson with her sister, Whole-ly Rollers Bakery Owner Brenda Harford

Rick Harford, Brianna Rounds, and Keith Bryant cooking and serving hot-off-the-grill breakfast sandwiches

Reverend Willie White with his wife Brenda and Reverend Joseph Hope

WVEC Journalist Joe Flanagan, Chesapeake Mayor Alan Krasnoff, and Bishop Kim Brown

Mavolyn Benns and Jaelyn McClure enjoying the festivities

Tommy Waterman and Deacon Gordon Rawlings. Deacon Rawlings honored the bakery with a blessing.

Diane Britt, Latoya Pledger, Ellen Pointer, Mary Ellen Pointer, and Shelia Wilder

From left: Annie, Ethan, Eli, and Cindy are tasting a sample of delicious cake baked and served by Waltrice Green