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To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information 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.

MIDDLE COWAN/ DONGOLA — A community reunion of the Middle Cowan/Dongola area will be held at the Cowan Community Center on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish, drinks, and old pictures. The cost is $20 per family. Those who plan to attend should call Faye Miles Campbell at 606-633- 2873 or Sue Flannery Banks at 606-633-5019 so they can know how many to expect.

WHS ALUMNI — A Whitesburg High School alumni summer luncheon will be held Saturday, August 25, at the Lexington Hilton Hotel. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. in the Magnolia Room at the hotel. The cost is $25 and will include lunch and other expenses. Rooms are available at the hotel at a special rate of $99 plus tax for August 24 and 25, and a hospitality suite will be open on August 25.

BENTLEY — Descendants of W.S. Bentley and Laura B. Bentley will hold a reunion Aug. 4-5 at the old Bentley farm at Letitia on Schulz Road near South Shore in Greenup County. On Aug. 5, those attending should bring a covered dish for a dinner at 1 p.m. Table service will be provided. Family, friends and neighbors are invited to attend. For more information, call D. Bentley at (606) 932-4526.

ADAMS/THOMPSON/ BLAIR — A reunion of the Adams, Thompson and Blair families will be held August 3-4 at the Arthur and Helmer Adams property on Blair Branch. On August 3, vegetable soup will be served at 5:30 p.m. followed by church at 6:30 p.m. The reunion supper will be held August 4 at 6 p.m. For more information, call Den Adams at (419) 399-5338 or email denjudy@windstream.net.

WHS CLASS OF 2002 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 2002 will hold a 10-year reunion at 7 p.m., Aug. 11, at the Shriners Building in Whitesburg. The cost is $25 due by July 20. For more information, contact Micca Watts or Malori Cook.

CAUDILL/ CORNETT — The R.B. Caudill and Cornett family reunion will be held from noon to 4 p.m., Sept. 2, at the Letcher County Shriners building. All family and friends are invited. For more information, call 632-2121

THORNTON SCHOOL —The Thornton School reunion will begin at 11 a.m., Sept. 29, at the Thornton Park. Those attending should bring a covered dish, drinks and old pictures. There will be games and prizes. For more information, call Hargus ‘Bo’ Baker at (606) 632-3322, Geraldine Thompkins at (423) 434-2295, or Carolyn Vanover at (606) 633-1850.

SEALS — The 27th annual reunion of 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 Sept. 16 in the Pin Oak picnic area, Shelter #2, at Carr Creek Lake from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish. All family and friends are welcome. For more information, call Della Seals Amburgey (972) 257-1291 in Irving, Tex.; Doolittle Seals (606) 633-4787 in Jeremiah; or Dennis Seals (606) 633-7056 in Colson.

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

COLLIER — The Hobart and Clara Collier family and friends reunion will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 4, at The Stables at Creek Side Glen (formerly Blair Lake). Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Iona Noble or Goldie Kalahan at (606) 633-5839 or Ralph Collier at (606) 633-3795.

BATES — The family and friends of Elder Andy and Zettie Bates will hold a reunion from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 22, at Besson Clubhouse in Winchester, Ind. Those attending should bring a covered dish and drinks. No alcohol. For more information, call Owen Bates at (765) 584-6646.

WHS CLASS OF ’ 52 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1952 will meet at Pine Mountain Grill at 8 a.m., Sept. 28, for breakfast. Call Steven Carroll Sexton at (606) 633-0239 for details.

WHS CLASS OF ’ 72 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1972 will hold its 40-year reunion Sept. 14 and 15. On Friday there will be a get-together on Sandlick at the Hall Cabin and on Saturday afternoon there will be a picnic at Fishpond Lake. For more information, contact Lee Anna Collins Mullins, (606) 633-9644; Barbara Ison, (606) 633-4848; Linda Addington Clark, (606) 633- 0398; Vera Engle Gibson, (606) 633-8556; Kim Adams Combs, (606) 633-5815; or Caron Crawford McCracken, (859) 523 4242.

WHS CLASS OF 1960 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1960 will hold its 52nd year class reunion the week of the Mountain Heritage Festival. A dinner will take place at the Shrine Hall on Saturday, Sept. 29. For more information, call (606) 633- 5750.

COLLINS — The ninth reunion of the family of Henry and Rosilla Collins and Silas and Effie Collins will be held at Pin Oak Shelter at Carr Creek Lake from noon to 6 p.m., Aug. 5. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Oscar Collins, 633-0068; Russell Collins, 633-0758; or Arlene Jarrell, 436-6302.



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