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

ADAMS – The annual (Red) John and Larrena Roark Adams family reunion will be held at the Carr Creek Lake Tailwater #2 Picnic Shelter-Poplar on Saturday, Sept. 8. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call 633-7481 or 633-3369.

BAKER/LUCAS – The Baker/Lucas family reunion will be held Saturday, August 25, at Elkhorn Community Park in Pike County. Those attending should bring a covered dish, paper products, and drinks. For more information, call Christine Osborne, (606) 639-6206.

SEXTON – The 16th annual reunion of the James C. “Jim” Sexton, Martha Sexton, GeorgeAnn Strong, Lucinda Sexton (Gibson) Sexton families and descendants will be held Sept. 8 at the old homeplace on Saluted Creek, Colson, from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. All relatives and friends are welcome. Those attending should bring a covered dish, musical instruments, and old photographs. For more information, call Della Seals Amburgey, (972) 257- 1291; Dennis Seals, (606) 633- 7056; or Doolittle Seals, (606) 633-4787.

KNOTT CO. HIGH SCHOOL – There will be a reunion of faculty, staff and students who attended or worked at the old Knott County High School at Pippa Passes from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 8, at Alice Lloyd College. For more information, contact alumna Joyce Field Whitaker at (606) 633- 3449.

HOLBROOK – The Holbrook family reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 1, at Fishpond Lake. Those attending should bring a covered dish for dinner at 12:30 p.m. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 633-7076, 633-9168, or 855- 4726.

CAUDILL – The R.B. Caudill family reunion will be held Sept. 2 at the Shriners building in Whitesburg from 12 to 4 p.m. The descendants of Watson and Elizabeth Berry Caudill, R.B. and Alberta Cornett Caudill, John H. and Mollie Dixon Cornett, and Dixie Newsome Caudill are invited to attend. Contact Glenn and Fern Brown, 633-2392, or Bob and Anis Ison, 632-2121, for more information.

WHS CLASS OF ’62 – The Whitesburg High School Class of 1962 is planning a 45-year reunion at the Mountain Shrine Club in Whitesburg on Aug. 17 and 18. Organizers are trying to locate classmates including Ronda Austin, Pryor Day, Billy Ray Hall, Hershel Hensley, Billy Ray Mitchell, Rosa Brown, Cora Caudill, Nora Caudill, Harlos Phillips, Bobbie Stidham, Berton Noble, Redgie Tyree, and Mildred Stidham. Anyone with contact information on these people or any class member who has not received a notice is asked to call Ken Frazier, (513) 965- 9780, or Carmolyn Blair Back, (859) 223-8034.

COLLIER – Descendants of brothers Aaron and Shadrack Collier of Lee County, Virginia, will host a family reunion/gathering at The Galley Restaurant conference room, 414 East 5th St., Big Stone Gap, Va., on August 18 from 10 a.m. until the restaurant closes. Food and refreshments may be purchased. For more information, call Ron Hall at (256) 247-0781 or e-mail emahall@bellsouth.net.

F-NHS Class of ’87 – The Fleming-Neon High School Class of 1987 will hold its 20- year reunion Sept. 7-8. The class will meet at Letcher County Central High School at 6 p.m., Sept. 7, for a tour and then attend the home football game at 7:30 p.m. On Sept. 8, the class will meet at Fishpond Lake at shelter near the dam from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a picnic. Families are invited and those attending should bring their own lunch. At 7 p.m., Sept. 8, a dinner will take place at 7 p.m. at the Seco Winery. The cost is $25 for singles and $50 for couples, which must be paid in advance. For more information, call Kim Branham-Sparks at 855-9240 or Stephanie Watko- Frazier at 633-4541.

COLLINS/KISER – The James (Big Jimmer) Collins/Fred Kiser annual family reunion will be held Sept. 1 and 2 at the Fred Kiser Cemetery on Big Branch at Democrat.. All family, relatives and friends are invited. Those attending on Sept. 2 should bring a covered dish. For more information, call 633-9938, (606) 642-3710 or (276) 796- 7381.

MITCHELL/GENTRY/ WHITAKER – A reunion of the Mitchell/Gentry/Whitaker family and friends will be held August 19 at Pin Oak Shelter #2 at Carr Creek Lake beginning at 11 a.m. Family members will camp out the night before the reunion and friends are invited to join them. Those attending the reunion should bring a covered dish, soft drinks and pictures.. For more information, call Cuma Jean Miller, (606) 633-4702.

LETCHER COUNTY DAY Letcher County Day will be held Sept. 29 at The Harrison Community Center in Harrison, Ohio. beginning at 10 a.m. Those attending should bring a picnic lunch and drinks. For more information, call Rose Ballard Durham at (513) 367-4682.

MILLSTONE – The Millstone reunion will take place at noon, August 18, at the Otho Bentley family homestead on Reunion Drive. There will be a bonfire and wiener roast on the evening of August 17, with hot dogs supplied. Those attending the reunion August 18 should bring a covered dish, bottled water, and soft drinks. For more information or to register for the event, contact Kathy Dreher at kathydreher@ameritech.net or call Jerry Bentley at (606) 855- 4455 or Lula Slone at (606) 633- 7747.

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