2017-07-05 / Families & Friends

Reunions

To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information in writing to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, P.O. Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. Information must be received by Friday to be included in the following week’s issue.

ADAMS/THOMPSON/ BLAIR — A reunion of the Adams, Thompson and Blair families will be held Friday, August 4, and Saturday, August 5, at the Arthur and Helmer Adams property on Blair Branch. On August 4 vegetable soup will be served at 5 p.m. followed by church at 6:30 p.m. The reunion supper will be held August 5 starting between 5:30 and 6 p.m. For more information, call Mrs. Den ( Judy) Adams at 419-399-5338 or e-mail denjudy3@yahoo.com.

WHITESBURG HIGH SCHOOL — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1967 will hold its 50-year reunion at 6 p.m., August 12, at Pine Mountain Grill in Whitesburg. The cost is $20 per couple or $10 a person. Send check or money order by July 15 to Sheila J. Webb, 274 Combs Branch Rd. Ermine, Ky. 41815. For more information, call Sheila J. Webb at (606) 633-0784 or (606) 634-0784; Steve Combs at (423) 566-4894; Rick Collins at (859) 979-9818; or Carroll Smith at (606) 633-9189.

MITCHELL/GENTRY/ WHITAKER — The Mitchell/ Gentry/Whitaker family reunion will be held July 29 at the Pin Oak Shelter at Carr Creek Lake beginning at 11 a.m. All family members and friends are welcome. Those attending should bring a covered dish, soft drinks and an item for auction. For more information, contact Cuma Jean Miller at (606) 633- 4702.

AMBURGEY — The Amburgey family reunion will be held on Saturday, July 22, and Sunday, July 23. The Saturday dinner will be held at Knott County Central High School and the cost is $15 per person. It will begin at 6 p.m. Contact Lucille Combs to be added to the list for the dinner at (606) 642-3842 or for more information. The Sunday reunion will also be held at Knott County Central High School and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish.

JENKINS HIGH SCHOOL — The Jenkins High School Class of 1977 will hold its 40th-year reunion at Highland Winery in Seco on July 29. Each person will pay for his or her own dinner so there is no upfront cost. Classmates are also welcome to just sit on the porch and visit. Dinner will begin at 6 p.m. Visit Robin Banks’s Facebook page to say if you will attend so they will know how many dinners to plan.

MEADE — The Newt and Mora McFalls Meade family reunion will be held Sunday, July 30, in Shelter No. 1 at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park in Greenup County. Those attending should bring a covered dish and an item for auction. Family and friends will gather Saturday afternoon and evening in the lodge lobby and dinner is at 6 p.m. in the lodge dining room. For room reservations, call the lodge at (606) 473-7324. For more information, call Eldridge Meade Muncy at (606) 784- 2934 or (606) 776-3151.

COLLINS — The 11th reunion of the family of Henry and Rosilla Collins and Silas and Effie Collins will be held at Dogwood Shelter at Carr Creek Lake from noon to 6 p.m., August 5. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Oscar Collins at 633-0068, Russell Collins at 633-0758.

WHITESBURG HIGH SCHOOL — A reunion of all classes of WHS will be held Aug. 11-13 at the Hilton in Lexington. The cost of $65 per person includes a Friday evening reception and Saturday night banquet. For those who only attend activities on Friday, the fee will be $30 per person. Send check or money order made out to WHS Reunion and mail to Bert Francis, 138 Caleast Road, Richmond, KY 40475. For overnight accommodations, the Hilton has reserved a block of rooms for WHS alumni. Call (859) 231-9000, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. and use the group code WHIT17. Reservations cannot be made by calling the Hilton National office, it has no knowledge of the contract and the rates will be higher. Reservations may be made online: http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/ personalised/L/LEXDT HF-WHIT17-20170810/ index.jhtml?WT.mc. Room reservations deadline is July 18; banquet reservations deadline is August 1. For more information, contact: Leigh Lewis Blankenbeckler at (606) 634-1325, or leighblank@hotmail.com; Jolinda Maggard Wright at (859) 797-9818 or jwright9779@ gmail.com; Lee Anna Collins Mullins at (606) 633- 9644, (606) 634-9644 or garyleeanna@bellsouth.net, or their Facebook page at WHS ALL CLASS REUNION WHITESBURG, KENTUCKY.

COLLINS — The 11th reunion of the family of Henry and Rosilla Collins and Silas and Effie Collins will be held at Dogwood Shelter at Carr Creek Lake from noon to 6 p.m., August 5. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Oscar Collins at 633-0068, Russell Collins at 633-0758.

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