Friday, June 27, 2014

Sumner High School Reunion and Sept 1974 Obits

We  will tour the Crawford County Museum on Sunday afternoon June 29 at 2:00 pm. (If you want to carpool meet at the museum about 1:15) The museum is located in the former Schmidt Clinic 408 S. Cross Street Robinson, Illinois 62454. A $2.00 donation is expected. Everyone is invited.

The 1928,’29 and ’30 classes at Sumner High School Reunion

First row:  McKinley Shafer; Virgil Shafer; Olen Smith ; Teacher; Ivan Brookhart; Howard Moad;
Second Row, Vera Daniels Land; Bernice Miller Grider; Luella Ferguson Lathrop; Madalen Smith Poland; Estella Ferguson Grantham; Hazel Bridwell Reinhart; Audrey Lathrop McCelroy; Alma Stout Rock; Faye Boldrey Griggs; Marie Klingler Preusz; 
Third row: Mabel Piper Childress; Hazel Sebright Terry; Opal Keplinger Camp; Helen A. Stoltz Goodwin; Oka Lytle Ingle; DeEtta Brown Bunting; Helen Crowder Barthelemy; Helen Holsen Foss; Hazel Crowder; Georgia Gray Petty; Judith Brookhart Petty; Marian Osborn Wright; Lucie Moorman Hupp; Harriet Erwin Daniels; Lois Ashton Larson, teacher; Fanny Belle KizerTower, teacher;
Fourth row: Robert Hartz; Stanley Pool; Armor Petty; Roy Mitchell; Bernis Foss; Wilbur Brownfield; Cecil Foss; Everett Armitage; Wendell Vangilder; Don Westall; Evans Gentry. 

Obituaries for Sept 1974 as published in the Bridgeport Leader-Times**

John Griffin
Mary Marjorie (Madge) Bartram
Mrs. Mildred E. Hume
Mrs. Esther Elizabeth Sheridan
Mabel B. Heath
Mildred M. Burrell
William (Cobe) Montgomery
Mrs. Martha Jane (Mattie) Brown
William Land
Mrs. Helen Beckett
Troyd Lee Carter
John Michael Harrington
Joseph DeLoriea
Clyde R. Hensley
Mrs. Anna B. Tracy              
Mrs. Jane Vanderhoof
George (Louie) Diver
Charles G. Zellars
Infant Chansler
Juanita Selby
Mrs. Hallie Musgrave
Rollah E. Howell
Mrs. Hazel (Chexem) Thompson
Mrs. Ica Paddock
Mrs. Rebecca (Becky) Pinkstaff
Ernest J. Ray
Leslie F. Goff
Mrs. Harriet Ethel Eggebrecht Sutton
John J. Kelly
Mrs. Irene Boyer

 **Should you want a full copy of the obituary for your genealogical research, stop by the library at 125 E Olive St, Tuesday and Thursday afternoon 2-4 pm or by appointment (618-945-7113).  You can also send an email of request to