Van-Far Class of 1958 celebrates 55th reunion
Van-Far Class of 1958 pictured, from left, first row: Norma Breneman Galloway, Bonnie Lutz Branstetter, Lois Wise Davis, and Patsy Shaw Bouchant. Second row: Sue Martin Gabbett, Bernadine Morris Carline, Carolyn Clithero Peterson, Delores Woodson Bealmear, Dottie Coss Morris, Nona Nation James, Connie Hobbs Wright, Joyce Roberts Botts, and Jean Smith Barnes, Third row: Ruth Luebbers Hill, Virginia Kisor See, Diane Ennis Six, Dorris Lovelace Hendrix, Glenna Oliver Rhodes, Marilyn Nation Breneman, Bonnie Epperson Ard, Mary Johnson Hubert, and Earl Ferguson. Back row: Roger Montague, Robert Morris, Denny Wright, Eugene Kirtlink, Charlie Heim, Sonny Wright, Ann Mottaz Kohl, and Earl Brown.
The Van-Far Class of 1958 met for their 55th Class Reunion on October 19 at the Junction.
Ann Kohl gave the welcome followed by a moment of silence for the deceased class members. Karen Zumwalt sang “Amazing Grace.”
Earl Ferguson gave the blessing before the delicious meal was served. Spouses and guests were introduced as they shared some interesting information about their school days and something on their bucket list.
The rest of the evening was spent visiting and taking pictures. Plans for the next reunion were discussed.
Those attending with their spouses are as follows: Jim and Mary Hubert, Robert and Dottie Morris, of Curryville; Bonnie Ard, Bowling Green; Kenny and Dianne Six, of Jefferson City; Dale and Lois Davis, of Auxvasse; Bob and Bonnie Branstetter, Patsy Bouchard, Dwaine and Jean Barnes, of Farber; Jim and Glenna Rhodes, of St. Louis; Carolyn Peterson, of St. Charles; Connie Wright and daughter, Kathy Holden, Delores Bealmer, Denny Wright, Charles Heim, of Laddonia; Doris Hendricks, of Montgomery City; Earl and Pat Ferguson, of Plainfield, Ill.; Bernadine Carline, of Martinsburg; Earl and Barbara Brown, Eolia; Eugene and Carol Kirtlink, of Perry, Joyce Botts, of Hannibal; Sue Gabbett and daughter, Karen Zumwalt, guest June Clark, of Imperial; Roger Montague, of Mexico; Jerry and Marilyn Breneman, Sonny and Alice Wright, Ruth Hill, Richard and Virginia See, Stanley and Nona James, Ron and Norma Galloway, Ann Kohl, of Vandalia.