Category Archives: Family Reunion

Chancellor Reunion Held July 16, 2016

Written on August 23, 2016 at 2:53 pm, by

Descendants of John and Grace (Billups) Chancellor held a reunion July 16, 2016, at the Kahoka Senior Center in Kahoka, MO. Representatives of each of their nine children were present with Garnet Tripp being the last living child. Those attending were Phillip Chancellor of Keokuk, IA, Terry Chancellor of Ft. Madison, IA, Larry Chancellor of […]

Byrn Family Celebrates 66th Reunion

Written on August 16, 2016 at 3:46 pm, by

The Byrn Family Reunion was held July 31, 2016 at Legion Park in Memphis.  The weather was great and we had a wonderful turn out. After our wonderful lunch carried in by everyone, we had a short business meeting.  We decided to have next year’s reunion at the park again; hope the weather is just […]

54th Annual Blaine Reunion

Written on August 2, 2016 at 5:45 pm, by

The 54th Annual Reunion of the descendants of William and Alta Blaine was held on July 16, 2016 at the Baring Country Club Clubhouse. Seventy-two attendees signed the register, coming from many towns in the Midwest. Prior to the evening meal, swimming by the young people and visiting and renewing acquaintances was enjoyed by everyone. […]

RV Reunion Held at Catfish Place

Written on July 26, 2016 at 9:40 am, by

The annual reunion of residents of “Lake Josephine RV Resort” in Florida was held at the Catfish Place in Arbela, MO on July 11, 12 and 13. Guests arrived from Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Florida and Missouri. Everyone enjoyed dinner on Monday night at Keith’s Café.  The activities included golf, fishing, shopping, card games […]

Hyde Reunion

Written on July 25, 2016 at 7:34 pm, by

The annual Hyde Reunion was held at the Grand Hall in Memphis on Sunday, July 17, 2016.  Those in attendance believe this to have been the 41st reunion.    Over 70 descendants and friends of Hollis and Nellie Hyde, and Virgil and Helen Hyde gathered to enjoy a catered meal prepared by the Rutledge School Restoration […]

Annual Martin Reunion Held July 2nd

Written on July 19, 2016 at 3:12 pm, by

The annual Martin Reunion was held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the farm home of Pat and Ronda Kirchner in Kahoka, MO.  A catered dinner was served at noon and was attended by the following: Carolyn Paris and Tammi Morris (Waldorf, MD); Andy Wright and Josh Smart (Indianapolis, IN); Margaret Witmer (Cocoa Beach, FL); […]

2016 Woods Reunion held June 26th

Written on July 12, 2016 at 7:33 pm, by

The Woods family reunion was held Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Grand Hall on Grand Avenue in S.E. Memphis.  Sixty-eight family members and friends attended to enjoy the delicious chicken lunch at noon, visiting and picture taking. Charles and Randy Woods hosted the affair and were assisted by their spouses and others. Little Miss Aubree […]

2016 Steele Family Reunion

Written on July 12, 2016 at 6:43 pm, by

The Steele Family Reunion was held on June 18, 2016 at Junior and Linda Bertram’s residence north of Luray, MO. The hosts for the celebration were Jean Durant, Yvonne LaFrenz, Linda Bertram, & John Steele, (the children of Arthur and Letha Belle Steele). The day began with a dinner of Pulled Pork, Hot Dogs, Scalloped […]

Annual Phillips/Shultz Reunion Held Sunday, June 26, 2016

Written on July 5, 2016 at 1:52 pm, by

The descendents of Judd and Hannah Inman Phillips and descendents of Charles and Minnie Swearingen Shultz held their annual family reunion on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at the Rutledge School Gym. Larry Phillips said the blessing for a delicious carry-in dinner.  It was a beautiful sunny day!! Those attending were: Larry and Sharon Phillips (Olathe, […]

Annual Armstrong Reunion Held June 11th

Written on June 28, 2016 at 11:44 am, by

The annual Armstrong Reunion was held on June 11, 2016 at The Catfish Place Pavilion near Arbela.  A carry-in luncheon was held and the following attended: Gary, Chris and Brock Armstrong, Bryan Armstrong, Logansport, IN; Vancel Armstrong, Lucerne, IN; Dallas and Alden Armstrong, Shelbyville, MO; Lori Shelley and grandson, Christian, Monroe City, MO; Pat Armstrong, […]