Franklin High School Class of 1961 recently held its 50th reunion. Activities included a picnic at noon at the Macon County rec park shelter and a dinner/dance that evening at Mill Creek Country Club.
Eighty classmates attended the events and some traveled frm Virginia, Montana, Texas and Hawaii to attend.
A possible scholarship fund for selected FHS seniors is being reviewed by class members.
Pictured are (front row, L-R) Peggy Dills Scott, Gary Crawford, Robert Wallace, Tommy Cabe, Dot Bell Roberts, Linda York-Wood, Elmyra Ledford Tamashiro, Tommy Hunt, class president; Pauline Queen, Tommy Reece; (second row, L-R) Ronnie Mason, Patricia Ashe Caldwell, Susie Passmore Cook, Linda Tallent Owenby, Juanita Smith Baker, Mary June McConnell Tallent, Janice Thompson Henry, Shirley Holland Stiles, Gayle McCoy Pendergrass, Betty Ann Young Bulgin, Ruth Shepherd Poe, Sally Bateman Vinson, Linda Ledford Thompson; (third row, L-R) Bruce Moore, Katherine Fouts Booker, Jessie Carpenter Pitt, Ann Fagg Dryman, Larry Dryman, Margaret Evitt Hunter, Blanche Smith Morgan, Wanda Houston McWilliams, Dorothy Stockton Fields, Ginny Boyd Cabe, Glenn Keener, Alonzo “Bo” Knight; (fourth row, L-R) Estell Britton, June Fergueson Hawkins, June Wells Bartholome, John Cook, Jim Franklin, Charles Slagle, Doyle McCracken, Steve Bundy, Mac Bryant; (fifth row, L-R) J.B. Woody, Jack Cabe, Wayne Haire, Wade Cabe, J.E. Emory, Tex Corbin, Landy Pendergrass, Clarence “Red” Seay, Edwin Cabe and Dallas Vinson. Others attending but not pictured, Martha Blaine Wood, Donnette Burnette Stewart, Jane Cagle Shatley, Harold Clark, Nancy Cochran Haithcock, Patsy Corbin Sellers, Bo Corn, Bill Crawford, Patsy Cunningham Martin, Gloria Holland Clark, Ginny Kuppers Bruchi, Doug Ledford, Jane Mallonee Teasley, Ann McCoy Bowen, Linda Rickman Tippett, Lucille Shields Isaacson, Linda Shope Wall, Emma Siler Mathis, Brenda Tallent Ramey, Derald Watts, and Linda Whitaker Rothwell.