Category Archives: Family Reunion

Cossel Cousins Reunion Held July 29th

Written on August 8, 2017 at 6:20 pm, by

The Cossel Cousins’ reunion was held July 29, 2017 at the home of Jim and Janet Fishback of Downing, Mo. Fried chicken and brown sugar ham was served with all cousins providing a carry-in meal. We were amazed we had no duplicate dishes or desserts. The afternoon was spent visiting, copying pictures and researching family […]

Tagues Gather in LaBelle for Mini-Reunion

Written on August 1, 2017 at 2:48 pm, by

Mrs. Peggy Cumby of Quincy, IL was hostess to a mini-Tague reunion at Cecil P’s Café in LaBelle, MO on Saturday evening  July 29. Everyone gathered at 5 p.m. and enjoyed visiting with the main topic being memories of Uncle Bruce. It was Peggy’s birthday so some presented  her gifts,  cards, and well wishes. The meal was […]

Hyde Reunion

Written on July 24, 2017 at 10:05 pm, by

The annual Hyde Reunion was held at the Grand Hall in Memphis on Sunday, July 16, 2017.  60 descendants of Hollis and Nellie Hyde and Virgil and Helen Hyde gathered to enjoy the meal catered by Elaine Forrester and the Rutledge School Restoration Committee.  They spent the afternoon  visiting, watching a CD of pictures put […]

Price Reunion

Written on July 24, 2017 at 2:01 pm, by

The Price Reunion was held on June 11, 2017 at the Rutledge Community Building with the following people present: Joe, Jackie and Caleb Doubet; Brandon, Lisa, Hillary and Jack Givens; Ella Arnold; Luke Arnold; Julie Arnold; Mike, Linda and Sara Wilson; Virginia Peterson; Austin Garrett, Jessie Holt and Zayden; Beverly Givens; Dorothy Boyd; Arveta Peterson […]

Phillips/Shultz Reunion Held June 25th

Written on July 3, 2017 at 4:09 pm, by

On Sunday, June 25, 2017, the descendants of Judd and Hannah Inman Phillips and Charley and Minnie Swearingen Shultz, met at the Rutledge School Gym. Bob Hunolt asked the blessing. Everyone enjoyed a delicious carry-in meal. Those attending from Iowa were: Rick and Greta Slocum, Wade and Katie (Albia), Faye Walker (Ft. Madison), Cletus and […]

Annual Woods Reunion Held Sunday June 18th

Written on June 27, 2017 at 2:53 pm, by

With fifty-seven family members and friends gathered at the Grand Hall in Memphis, Sunday, June 18th for the Woods family reunion.  Fried chicken was furnished for all attending, as was a beautiful layered cake honoring all fathers there – it was also Father’s Day – and others brought salads, desserts, and veggies.  Lucille Woods Cossel […]

Tagues Host Annual Christmas Gathering in Gorin

Written on December 20, 2016 at 9:39 am, by

he descendants of the late Mikel and Clara Dunn Tague met for their annual Christmas gathering, which is always the first Sunday in December, thus, Dec. 4, 2016, at the Gorin Christian Church.      A four inch snowfall had been bestowed upon NE Mo. during the night so several relatives from afar were unable to travel to […]

Webster Family Reunion

Written on October 25, 2016 at 9:30 am, by

The descendants of Vard and Anna Chewning Webster met September 11 at the Clark County Nutrition Center for their annual family reunion. A bountiful carry-in meal was enjoyed during the noon hour, and picture taking, visiting and sharing. Those in attendance were:  Jerry and Neva (Webster) Eads of Carthage, Illinois; Marilee (Snider) Lipper; Stanley and […]

Norton/Corwin Reunion

Written on October 4, 2016 at 11:17 am, by

The 64th annual reunion for the Norton/Corwin families was held on the 18th day of September, 2016, at the traditional gathering place – Nutrition Site, 301 West Monroe, Memphis, Missouri.  We had 41 family members in attendance. There was delicious food available as all family members are great cooks!  The prayer was given by Don […]

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 […]