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 together by Delores Hyde, and reminiscing.

Those in attendance were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bertram of Gorin.  Tina Townsend, Joshua and Danielle of Wyaconda.  Tim Bertram, and Chloe,  of Kahoka.   Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Waterman  and Taylor of Donnellson, Iowa.  Bradley Waterman  of Tipton, Iowa.  Mr. and Mrs. Leland Hyde, Mr. and Mrs.  Richie Radar, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Hyde, Mary Morgan,  Morgan Sites, Annette and Dustin Humphrey, all of Memphis.  Mr. and Mrs. Don Bundy, and Vanessa Bowlin of Blue Springs, MO.  Mr. and Mrs. Norman Hughes, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Thompson, and  Jessica , of Kirksville.  Nick Smith of Green City.  Mr. and Mrs. Gary Winkler, Brittany and Allie, and Alex Cosby of Macon, MO.  Bob Moore, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Twitchell of Keokuk, Iowa.  Kathy Hyde of Conway, MO.  Mr. and Mrs. Casey  Hull, Addie and Maddox of Leawood, KS.  Margaret Hyde, John Gauld IV and John Gauld V of Independence, MO.  Mr. and Mrs. Mark Bundy, Nick and Eli Bundy, Stephen and Megan Bundy and Camron of Lee’s Summit, MO.  Maurice Hyde of El Dora, Iowa.  Connie Hyde, Richard Hyde, Marcus Hyde, Tobias Hyde, Michaela Newberry, and Oakley Hyde of Luray.  Mr. and Mrs. Jim Bass of Marina, CA.

Mr. Gary Winkler offered the blessing on the meal.

The next Hyde family reunion will be held July 15, 2018.