The Nation Reunion was held July 26 by the family of the late Will and Clara Nation.
Two siblings survive of their eight children: Bill (Doris) Nation, of Vandalia and Aileen (Kenneth) Hill, of Rockbridge, Florida.
Those attending from out-of-state were Ken Jr. and Rose Marie Hill, of Merritt Island, Florida; Coletta Herrmann, of Raymond, Illinois; Jim and Coletta Hermann, of Harvel, Illinois; Monte and Danielle Waterman and Rylie, of Raymond, Illinois; Christina Harshman, of Pleasant Hill, Illinois; Phil and Doris Oltman, of Granburg, Texas, Ken Oltman and Ryan, of Murphy, Texas; Kelly Boyland, of Abilene, Texas; Hope Robison and her friend, Emily, of Seward, Nebraska.
Those attending from all around the state of Missouri were Keith Nation, Mitchell, Molly and Madelyn, of Lake St. Louis; Chris Breneman and Caden, of Lake Ozark; Chris Nation, of Hannibal; Jessi James, of Wellsville; Richard O. Hicks, of Laddonia; Marty and Anita Orf, of Bowling Green; Justin, Callie, and Kaleb Orf, of Bowling Green; and Wes and Kim Nation and Gracie, of Curryville.
Those attending from Vandalia were Jerry and Marilyn Breneman; Steve and Cathy Breneman; Bill and Ruth Nation; Bill and Linda Hicks; Don and Marlene Nation; Warren Nation; Nicole Holtcamp, Alex, Julian, Austin, and Jacob; Mart and Peg Nation; Larry and Nancy Nation; Mickey and Kelly Mink; Cody James; Alan and Paula James; and Stanley and Nona James.