Category Archives: Family Reunion

Gooden-Emons and Kinney-Zaerr Family Reunions Held September 25th

Written on September 27, 2016 at 4:45 pm, by

The descendants of Gooden-Emons and Kinney-Zaerr families gathered Sunday September 25, 2016 at the Downing Depot with 48 family members present from Iowa and Missouri. The event was hosted this year by Janet Fishback and Randy Sayre. Janet Fishback offered grace and everyone enjoyed delicous fried chicken and carry- in side dishes and desserts. They […]

25th Annual Crook/Calhoun Reunion Held September 4th

Written on September 27, 2016 at 3:52 pm, by

The 25th annual reunion of the descendants of Grover Cleveland and Hazel Francis (Calhoun) Crook was held Sunday September 4th at the home of David and Bonnie Hayes in Memphis. We enjoyed a great carry in meal with lots of good food as usual. We spent the day visiting and eating and enjoying each others’ […]

Kutzner Reunion Held September 16th

Written on September 27, 2016 at 3:43 pm, by

Kutzner descendants from five states gathered at the HUD hospitality room in Memphis on Sunday, September 16, 2016 for their annual reunion.  Larry Howe asked the blessing prior to partaking of a delicious meal prepared by those attending. Highlight of the day was viewing old photos, a notebook of hand written former reunions kept by […]

Tagues Gather in LaBelle to Mark Grand Opening of Cafe

Written on September 22, 2016 at 11:28 am, by

The descendants of the late Mikel and Clara Dunn Boltz met at Cecil P’s Café in La Belle, MO on Friday evening, August 26, for a mini-Tague reunion. First cousins, Peggy Parsons Cumby and Nancy Tague Platz composed the planning committee and set-up this event to welcome their brother/cousin, Cecil Parsons  and his co-owner, and […]

Annual Grinding at Sandhill Event Draws Nice Crowd

Written on September 22, 2016 at 11:24 am, by

Saturday, September 9, 2016 was the day for the annual Childers Family Reunion and Grinding at Sandhill, Mo.  Childers family members, friends and neighbors gathered at the farm of Victor Childers and Lola and Paul Slater to grind wheat flour and corn meal.  This is given to those participating for their donation to the upkeep […]

Winn Reunion

Written on September 20, 2016 at 3:21 pm, by

The annual Winn Reunion was held Sunday, August 28, 2016, in the big shelter house, at the Downing Appreciation Days grounds. Lonnie Winn returned thanks and a BIG carry-in lunch was enjoyed by all. Those present were Wayne and Brenda Winn; Lonnie Byrn; Barbara Moore; Pat Powell; Druzella Winn; Robert Gallagher; Steve and Carla Tallman; […]

Kutzner Family Reunion Set for September 18th

Written on September 13, 2016 at 3:49 pm, by

The Kutzner Family Reunion is scheduled for Sunday September 18, 2016 at the HUD hospitality room on Cornelius Avenue. Lunch will be served about 12:00-12:20. Meat and drink will be furnished, as will plates, cups, serving pieces for food, etc. Visiting, taking pictures, looking at scrapbooks, and Kutzner history will be on the agenda. One […]

Bertram Reunion

Written on September 13, 2016 at 3:41 pm, by

The annual Bertram Reunion was held at the Christian Church in Wyaconda on Sunday, September 11, 2016.  21 descendants of the Bertram brothers Conrad, Henry, and William gathered to enjoy a  carry-in ham & turkey lunch,  with visiting, and reminiscing. Those in attendance were Mr. Fred Bertram of Gorin.  Mr. & Mrs. Kirk Townsend, Joshua […]

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 […]