The Whitesburg High School Class of 1968 recently celebrated its 45th class reunion.
A cookout was held at the Whitesburg city park/walking track on Friday night, a group went to Summit City for brunch on Saturday morning, and a buffet dinner was held on Saturday night at Pine Mountain Grill. Both nights classmates enjoyed delicious cakes made by Abbie Wynn.
The class members answered trivia questions about their four years at Whitesburg High School. The classmate voted most changed was Theresa Moore Back, and the classmate voted least changed was Michael Burkich. The classmate present on Friday night who had traveled the farthest to attend was George Rosenbaum from Alabama, and on Friday night was Barbara Poloskey Rudy from Springfield, Ohio.
Classmates attending were Helen Scott Tolliver, Abbie Madden Wynn, Janie Holbrook Finley, Venus Webb Bailey, Clayshan Caudill Black, Janie Adams Frazier, Margaret Hammonds, Barbara Poloskey Rudy, Theresa Moore Back, Billy Franks, Leigh Lewis Blankenbeckler,
James Sturgill, James D. Collins, Billy Hatton, Michael Burkich, Joey Prichard, Jerry Banks, Eddie Lark, Sam Frazier, Greg Fields, Larry Collins, George Rosenbaum and Jack Kelson Cox.
Everyone had a really good time, shared memories and enjoyed reconnecting with one another. The next reunion will be their 50th in 2018.