Buckingham Central High Holds 50th Reunion

Published 2:23 pm Tuesday, November 15, 2011

The Buckingham Central High School Class of 1961 recently held its 50th reunion at Jax Restaurant and enjoyed reminiscing and renewing old acquaintances. Mary Maxey Newman traveled the most miles, and Joyce Whorley Gormus had the most children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Faculty attending were John and Dorothy Morgan, Becky Bowling, and Pat Johnson. Pictured (front row) are Betty Carroll Snead, Carolyn Hudgins Overton, Betty Fulcher, Dianne Thomas Nash, Joyce Whorley Gormus, Rita Shelton Hill, Sally Gough Dean, Linda LeSueur Allen, Peggy Dunkum McCowan, Phyllis Ownby Abbott, Earle W. Moore, (second row) Ruth Jamerson Brown, Geraline Taylor Hooe, Mattie Blanks Gilliam, Bunny Talbott, Barbara Staton LeSueur, Talmadge Hanes, Gladys Christian Connatser, Shirley Wooten Wharam, Pat Wharam, Martha Christian Clark, Della Baber McDermott, Marian Blake Lane, A. J. Steger, Mary Firestone Foore, Zanie Huddleston Jamerson (third row) Taylor Duty, Nyoka Connatser Worley, Bert Atchley, Garland Swartz, Tom Morgan, Clarence Catlett, Doris Jones Moser, Thomas Dunkum, Jimmy Dean, Elizabeth Jones, William Daniel, and Spencer Adams. Not pictured, but attending: Mary Maxey Newman and James Strong.