Whitesburg KY


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.

DAY — The George “Poppy” Day family reunion will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Kingscreek Fire Department. All friends and family are welcome. Meats, drinks and paper products will be provided. Those attending should bring a covered dish and desserts. This year’s theme will be Kentucky Blue and White. Auction items would be greatly appreciated. For more information, call Sandy Ison at (606) 633-3272, or (606) 633-8176.

WHITESBURG HIGH SCHOOL — A meet and greet for all Whitesburg High School alumni will be held Sept. 29 following the Mountain Heritage Festival parade in Whitesburg. The event will be held in the newly renovated Dawahare’s building which now houses Doghead Dough Pizza. For more information, call Bert and Arlayne Francis at (859) 623-4601 or Paul Dean and Joy Adams at (606) 633-4601.

ROARK — The annual Roark family reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Kingscreek Fire Department from 1 to 4 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish for a potluck. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call (606) 344-0128.

STAMPER — The annual Stamper reunion for descendents of Kelly and Lavina “Sis” Stamper will be held at Ft. Boonesborough State Park, Richmond, Ky., in the picnic area, Shelter 2, beginning at 11 a.m., Sept. 23. Those attending should bring a covered dish. Some family members will be camping at the park Thursday through Sunday and they invite others to join them. For more information, contact Vina Stamper Beck at (502) 231-5609.

SEALS/SEXTON — The 31st annual Seals and Sexton reunion, descendants of the late James Seals Sr. and first wife Mary Polly Ann Bentley Seals and second wife Alice Amburgey Seals, the late Delzie and Nannie Sexton Seals, and the late James C. Sexton and first wife George Ann Strong Sexton, second wife Martha Sexton and third wife Lucinda Sexton Gibson Sexton will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Pin Oak picnic area, Shelter #2, at Carr Creek Lake from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish. All family and friends are welcome and asked to bring old pictures of past. For more information, call Della Seals Amburgey, (972) 255-3024 or (cell) 214-718- 2411 in Irving, Tex. or Doolittle Seals (606) 633-4787 in Jeremiah.

WHS CLASS OF 1963 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1963’s 55th class reunion will be held on Friday, Sept. 28, and Saturday, Sept. 29. Members of the class will enjoy two days of wonderful memories. For more information, call Linda Jarrett at (606) 633-2241.

LETCHER CO. PICNIC — The Letcher County Picnic will be held at the Harrison Community Center, 300 Broadway, Harrison, Ohio 45030, beginning at noon on Sept. 29. Those attending should bring a covered dish and a drink. For more information, call (513) 526-8512.

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