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Reunions
June 11, 2003

By Staff
June 14 The annual County Line School Reunion will begin at 3:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Union. A pot luck meal will be served at 5:30 p.m. Bring a covered dish and enjoy the fellowship and memories.
June 14 Quitman High School Class of 1988 will hold its 15-year reunion at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill &Bar in Meridian at 5 p.m. All interested classmates and friends please attend. There will be a short program. Contact Linda Douglas Scott at (404) 289-7892 orlynn702_2001@yahoo.com; Pamela Clark Pratt at (251)765-3271 or clarkp @vfc.com; Michael Sanders at (601) 917-4024; or Goldie Goodwin at (601) 776-2986.
June 14 The Ridout reunion will be at the Bethsadia Baptist Church Fellowship Hall off Highway 19 in the Bethsadia community, south of Philadelphia. Lunch will be potluck. Family and friends of the late William Arch and Lena (Hardy) Ridout are invited. Call Kathy Ridout at (601) 656-1851 for more information.
June 21 The 11th Annual Owen T. Evans family reunion will be at Clarkco State Park, near Quitman in the air conditioned lodge. All friends and descendants of the Evans/Burt families are invited to attend. Please bring a covered dish. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. with lunch promptly at noon and door prizes afterward. All paper plates, spoons and forks will be furnished. Call Rita Talbert at (601) 646-5572 or e-mail RitaT1956@juno.com.
June 27-28 Meridian High School Class of 1968 reunion. Events will be Howard Johnson Convention Center. The cost is $25 per person. Please make advance reservations and make checks playable to MHS Class of 1968 and mail to P.O. Box 3830, Meridian, MS 39303. For information, call Terry Anderson at 656-5087 or send e-mail to twa@netdoor.com. You also can call Vance Grantham at 484-5488 or send e-mail to vance.grantham@RaymondJames.com.
June 29 The annual reunion of the descendants of Martin Van and Daisy Williamson Edwards will from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Lake Tiak-O'Khata's Colonial Room. Lunch buffet will be served at noon. Adults $11.45, children $5.50. For information, call Troy Williamson at (662) 773-5645 or Carol Williamson Hemphill at (662) 773-7275.
July 4-6 "The 73 Cruisers" of Meridian High School Class of 1973 are making plans for their 30-year class reunion. Classmates' addresses and phone numbers are needed. For information, contact Brenda Easley at 485-6173; send e-mail to Hbettyh47@aol.com; or write Betty Easley at P.O. Box 7240, Meridian, MS 39307-7240.
July 12 Clarkdale's Class of 1977 reunion is at Okatibbee Reservoir starting at 2 p.m. For information, call Tina Estes (601) 485-2692 or e-mail Donnie Hayes at dhayes@sisna.com.
July 10-13 The USS Boston Shipmates Inc. is planning its 19th annual reunion in Buffalo, N.Y. For information, contact Arthur L. Hebert, P.O. Box 816, Amherst, NH 03031-0816. Phone (603) 672-8772 or visit www.ussboston.org.
July 18-19 Meridian High School Class of 1983 will hold its 20-year reunion in Meridian. For information, e-mail Jamie Bullock Cater at ejbcater@comcast.net, e-mail Dimetri Mosley Brown at dmbrown@mpsd.k12.ms.us or call 484-4475.
July 18-19 Lamar High School Class of 1983 will hold its 20-year reunion in Meridian. For information, e-mail Delita Duncan Waldron at waldronrx@aol.com or call 483-8062. Please note the date has been changed from the previous date of May 30-31, but plans remain the same.
July 18-20 Meridian High School Class of 1978 will hold its 25th reunion. Friday, a get-acquainted and registration time will be at Montana's Bar-B-Q &Seafood Restaurant from 6 p.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, a dinner will be held at Montana's at 7 p.m. with a dance following; Sunday a memorial service will be held at East Mississippi Electric Power Association at 11 a.m. For information, call 917-6793 or 880-3190. You also can e-mail vhampton@andersonhospital.com.
July 19 Newton High School's Class of 1968 will hold its reunion at the Jackson Hilton. Classes of 1967 and 1969 are also invited to attend. The cost is $60 per person and will include dinner and entertainment. Reservations should be made by June 15. For information, call Larry Greer at (601) 982-7730.
July 19 Oak Grove High School Class of 1993 is holding its 10-year reunion the weekend of July 19. Events are planned for: Friday evening, Saturday noon (includes children), and will conclude with a sit-down banquet on Saturday evening for graduates and their spouses/dates at Southern Oaks in Hattiesburg. Please e-mail Rose "Nagy" Barfield at Rose.Barfield@usm.edu for more information or to register.
July 19 The annual Complete reunion will be at St. Patrick's Family Life Center from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. For information, call Norma Walters at 632-4758; or call 485-4219, 482-2444 or 483-4156.

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