REUNIONS

May 24, 2014 

REUNIONS

GUIDELINES

The deadline for reunions is noon Tuesday to submit announcements that will appear in the following Sunday’s paper. Submissions should be emailed to pfountain@macon.com with “Reunions” in the subject line. Fax submissions to 478-744-4385, attention of “Reunions.”

SCHOOL REUNIONS

Miller-Lanier Class of ‘47

June 5, Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave., Macon. Call 478-755-1108 for reservations.

Ballard-Hudson Class [SoftReturn]of 1964

3 p.m. June 7, a class meeting at Butler Toyota, second floor, 4580 Riverside Drive in Macon. Contact J. Timothy Jackson, 478-743-0039; Ollie Thomas Timley, 478-986-6220; or Virginia Woolfolk Saunders, 478-954-1970.

Southwest High School Class Reunion of 1974

5 p.m. July 18, meet at Claystone Park at Lake Tobesofkee for dinner. 6 p.m. July 19, main event will be in the Alexander Ballroom at the Centreplex in Macon for a semi-formal dinner. July 20, a cookout at Central City Park. Cost: $75 per person. Deadline for payment is June 15. Contact Stephanie Davis Johnson, 913-687-1056 or George Lipford, 919-270-2825 or the “Celebrating our 40th class reunion Southwest High School class of 74” Facebook page.

Upward Bound Class [SoftReturn]of 1968, 46th

Special invite for classes through 1972. Any Upward Bounder, regardless of class year, or completion of the program is welcome also. Held Aug. 1-2 at Mercer University. Dress is formal/semi-formal. Contact James Norwood at jamesnorwood@bellsouth.net or 770-996-3430 or Christy Hill-Inman at llihenaid@yahoo.com or 478-474-7637 for more information.

Central High School Class of 1974, 40th Class Reunion

8-11 p.m. Aug. 29, meet and greet at the Federated Garden Club House. Noon-6 p.m. Aug. 30, picnic at Central City Park. Open invitation to teachers, and classes of 73 and 75, or any other Central Alumni. Aug. 31, Sunday morning worship to be announced. Contact Shirley Lawson, shirleylawson@cox.net or Carl Fambro.

Eugenia Hamilton Elementary Reunion Gala for Classes of 1954-2007

Noon-5 p.m. Sept. 20, school field day and cookout at Luther William Field at Central City Park. Tickets: $14 in advance. Hambersham Records ($2 surcharge). Contact Ms. L. Brown, 757-447-7048 or Eugenia Hamilton Role Call on Facebook.

Central High School Class of 1984, 30th Class Reunion

Class reunion will be held on Sept. 26-28. On Sept. 26, meet and greet and a banquet dinner at Barrington Hall. Sept. 27, a day of fun at Lake Tobesofkee at ClayStone Park. Sept. 28, to be announced. Cost: $75 for singles and $125 for couples. A depost of $25 needed by June 7. For more information, contact Katrina Riggins at 478-757-1004, Stephanie Murphy at chs1984_30threunion@yahoo.com. or the Central High School Class of 1984 Facebook page. [SoftReturn]

Northeast High Class [SoftReturn]of 1974, 40th

Celebrating the 40th class reunion Oct. 17-19. Inviting the classes of 1972, 1973, 1975, and 1976. The event on Oct. 17 will be held at Central City Park that afternoon. The event for Oct. 18 will be at the Macon Centreplex that night. Dress will be semi-formal or formal. The class will attend a church service on Oct. 19.

Sparta High School Class Reunion For Classes [SoftReturn]of 1965-1973

Event is planned for Oct. 24-26. For more information call Martha Johnson Noble, 706-207-4442, mnoble17@bellsouth.net or Lillie Devero Warren-Hill, 478-453-2273, ldwhill@windstream.net or go to www.spartahighschool1973.com.

Miller-Lanier Class of 1954

Reunion on Oct. 25 at Al Sihah Shrine Activity Building off Rocky Creek Road in Macon. Contact Bettie Sikes Causey, 478-745-8405 for details or any address change.

FAMILY REUNIONS

Threatt Family [SoftReturn]Reunion

Descendants of Robert Threatt, Marie Sanders, John Jackson, and George Threatt. Planning a one day picnic in the summer. Contact: Cinderella Fields, 478-477-2357; Olivia Jackson, 478-477-2625; or Avis Felts, 478-747-9725.

Smith-Wood 90th Family Reunion

Descendants of Ed and Susie Smith and Willie and Omie Wood will meet at 11 a.m. June 1, at Bethany Baptist Church, off Ga. 15 in Tennille, for services. Registration will be at noon. A covered dish luncheon at 12:30 p.m. and a business meeting at 1:30 p.m. Call Lehman Wood, 478-986-8768 or bgparkervic@charter.net.

Pleasant Hill Family Reunion

7:30 p.m. June 6, reunion kick-off at the Community Church of God. Announcement of first Honorees for Pleasant Hall of fame, with reception to follow. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 7, Mattie Hubbard Jones Park, with the Linwood Cemetery discovery walk at 10 a.m. For information and T-shirts, contact Amanda White, 478-318-2877.

Marshall Family Reunion, 16th

6 p.m. June 27, S&S Cafeteria, Eisenhower Parkway, Macon. Join the family for dinner. Reunion will be at 10 a.m. (lunch served at 12:30 p.m.) June 28, Lizella United Methodist Church, Family Life Center, 2920 S. Lizella Road, Lizella. Descendants and friends of Joseph and Nancy Layfield Marshall’s children and spouses. James Franklin (Adaline Kitchens), Rebecca Frances (William Edwards), Sarah Ann (Anderson Arnold), John Loudy (Sarah Walker and Martha Tharp), Mary Elizabeth (Columbus Madison Newberry), Cicero Harrison (Mary Ann Eubanks & Susie A. Hamlin), Martha Ann (Thomas Calvin Arnold), Henry Doss (Rosannah Hunnicutt), Amelia (Jones Washington Arnold), Joseph Jr. (Sarah Hunnicutt). All are welcome. Call 478-935-8364 or joyce.mosely@cox.net.

Sams and Wimberly’s [SoftReturn]40th Family Reunion

Decendants of Alice Sams and Hal Wimberly making plans for a reunion in July in Georgia. Contact Sue Lou Stanley or Leroy Jackson, 478-741-9547.

Cheeves, Mills, McClinton, Willcox, and Woolfolk Family Reunion

1 p.m. July 4, Claystone Park at Lake Tobesofkee in Macon. Contact Bernice Mills-Thomas, 478-745-8895 or 478-808-3990.

Woolfolk Family Reunion

The descendants of Bertha Dean, Della Davis, Edith Knight, Addie Anderson, Lula White, Everlene Sanders, and Pearline Kitchens are hosting a family reunion, Noon-8 p.m. on July 5 at Tabernacle Lake, 881 Tharpe Road, Musella. Call Hilda, 770-316-2602; Corlette Banks, 770-714-9039; or Vanessa Aaron Fuller, 478-461-3545.

Hill Family Reunion

Reunion planned for Noon-until on Oct. 11 at Central City Park. Please bring your own chairs and wear your family t-shirts. Reunion continues on Oct 12 at Stone Creek Baptist Church, 1531 Riggins Mill Road, Dry Branch. Family colors are purple, green, and white. Contact Janice, 478-550-4395 or Devony, 478-550-7285.

MILITARY REUNIONS

USS Boston CA-69, CAG-1, and SSN-703 Reunion

The 2014 reunion of all USS Boston ships will be held in Danvers, Massachusetts, from July 10-13. All former crew members USN, USMC, flag personnel and family members are welcome. For details, contact USS BOSTON Shipmates, Inc., Arthur L. Hebert, Secretary, 2047 Milesville Road, Elon, NC, 27244-8929 or call, 603-672-8772.

USS IWO JIMA (LPH2/LHD7) Shipmates Reunion

Aug. 27-31, Crowne Plaza Hotel in Jacksonville, Florida. Contact: Robert G. McAnally, 152 Frissell St., Hampton, VA, 23663 or 757-723-0317, yujack46709@gmail.com or visit the website ussiwojimashipmates.cfns.net.

USS Mount McKinley Association, 26th Reunion

Sept. 17-21 in Colorado Springs, CO. For veterans and associate members from all branches of the military that served on the Amphibious Force Flagship, USS Mount McKinley AGC/LCC-7 and Associate members from the Flagship Alliance group that served on one of the other AGC’s during their commissioned service. Contact Dwight L. Janzen, Secretary, 2515 E. North Altamont Blvd., Spokane, WA 99202-4247; call 509-534-3649 or e-mail, djanzen4@msn.com (preferred contact).

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