Category Archives: Family Reunion

Woods Reunion Held Sunday, June 24, 2018

Written on July 10, 2018 at 2:09 pm, by

Sixty-nine persons ventured out to attend the Woods Reunion Sunday, June 24, 2018, which was held at the Grand Hall in Memphis.  J’s fried chicken arrived at 12:00 and was enjoyed along with dozens of other salads, veggies, pastries, and beverages brought by the attendees.  The blessing was given by Leslie Woods of Edina. Visiting […]

Price Family Reunion

Written on June 12, 2018 at 4:06 pm, by

The Price Reunion was held on June 10, 2018 at the Rutledge Community Building with the following people present: Ken and Sharon Peterson; Mary Margaret Lingenfelter; Robert Peterson; Jerry Holman; Frances Holman; Beverly Givens; Milt Clary; Pat Clary; Mary D. Peterson; Kathie McPherson; Lester Clark; Dorothy Clark; Kenny, Julie, Parker and Ty Huling; Dorothy Boyd; […]

Hecks Host Mother’s Day Family Gathering

Written on May 29, 2018 at 11:18 am, by

The Kenny Heck home in Rutledge was filled with festivities galore during the recent Mother’s Day weekend. Saturday evening Kenny hosted a birthday party for his wife,  Debra Heck, as her birthday was May 12.  Family members began to arrive in mid-afternoon to take part in the many Rutledge yard sales, to plant and arrange […]

Annual Tague Reunion Held September 23rd

Written on October 24, 2017 at 2:27 pm, by

As in years past, the annual Tague Reunion was a two-day event.  Saturday, September 23rd, the descendants of the late Mike and Clara (Dunn) Tague gathered at the home of Kenny and Sherrill Clatt for a fish fry. Paul Tague led the cooking party frying fish, potatoes, and mushrooms, assisted by Kenny, Gary Gannon, and […]

Gooden-Emons and Kinney-Zaerr Descendants Gather at Downing Depot

Written on October 3, 2017 at 10:43 am, by

The descendants of Gooden-Emons and Kinney-Zaerr families gathered Sunday September 24, 2017 at the Downing Depot in Downing Mo with 40 family members present from several states. Janet Fishback offered grace and everyone enjoyed delicious fried chicken and carry-in side dishes and desserts on an unusually hot day with temperatures in the 90’s. The families […]

Norton/Corwin Reunion

Written on September 19, 2017 at 3:12 pm, by

The 65th annual reunion for the Norton/Corwin families was held on the 18th day of September, 2017, at the traditional gathering place – Nutrition Site, 301 West Monroe, Memphis, Missouri.  Attendance was down this year with only 25 family members present. There was delicious food available.  This year the prayer was given by Danny Norton. […]

Kutzner Reunion Held September 10th in Memphis

Written on September 12, 2017 at 2:28 pm, by

The 2017 Kutzner Reunion was held Sunday, September 10th at HUD’s family room on Cornelius Drive in Memphis.  Although attendees were small in number, a wonderful time was enjoyed! A highlight of the day was viewing and exchanging family pictures. (This writer about decided picture viewing was not going to be halted long enough for […]

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 […]