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REUNIONS, HOMECOMINGS

The Reporter welcomes news of family reunions and homecoming events. There is no charge. Deadline is 5 p.m. Mondays. Fax to 446-5317 or e-mail bill@rockdalereporter.com, or mail to The Reporter, Box 552, Rockdale TX 76567.

RHS Class of 1979 reunion Saturday

The RHS Class of 1979 will have a 30th-year reunion beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 20 at The Ranch in Rockdale. FMI call Margaret Coker at 446-6323 or check classmates.com.

70th LaGrone reunion Friday through Sunday

MILANO—The 70th annual LaGrone family reunion is scheduled Friday through Sunday, June 19-21 at the home of Norine LaGrone.

Live music and a variety of food and games are on the schedule for one of the longest running family reunions in the state.

A revival will be held Friday with food served at 6 p.m., and Saturday's ice cream social will include hamburgers and hot dogs. Saturday night will also feature the fifth annual LaGrone Muster ceremonies.

The main reunion will begin with a sunrise revival church service Sunday morning and then lunch will be served at noon with barbecue brisket, chicken, sausage and all the trimmings with a cornucopia of side dishes and desserts including home-made ice cream.

Basketball, volleyball, softball, horseshoes and dominoes will be played. "Come and spend Father's Day weekend with the kinfolks," said Bill Martin, publicist.

RHS Class of 1989

The RHS Class of 1989 will hold a 20th-year reunion Saturday, June 27 at The Ranch in Rockdale.

E-mail information on classmates to Class89_RISD@yahoo.com. Email addresses preferred. Information is still needed on the following

Boone Barrow, Ann Hirt, Keith Mendez, Misty Padgett, Kristi Lawshea, Tammy Marion, Leonard Crawford, Jeff Davis, Carolyn Fair, Joe Huddelston, Eric Green, Christopher Clark, Denny Clark, James Craig, Eloisa Deleon, Torrie White, Stephanie Noack, Clint Merritt and Carl Mitchell.

RHS Class of 1999

The RHS Class of 1999 will hold its 10-year class reunion Aug. 1. Classmates should send names, mailing addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses to Lance Schielack at rockdaleclassof1999@ yahoo.com or call him at 281-246- 1255.

E-mail addresses, phone numbers and mailing addresses are needed for:

Christopher Alejandro, Nelson Anderle, Alvin Beran Jr., Kassie Daniell, Jerry Gallop, Pinky Gates, Amy Henke/Lindsey, Cory Jimenez, Joseph Leggett, Angie Lopez, Daniel Martinez, Walter Martinez, Crystal Mayberry, Taffiny Mayfield, Roy Mayfield Jr., Connie McBride, Kimberly McBurnett, Guy Modgling, Lorena Navarro, Jessica Notarnicola, Willie Phillips, Jessica Rosas, Sheila Sanders/Galbreath, Gurinderjit Singh, Lula Stewart, Elaine Vann, Latoya Wells, Tiffany Wilcox, James Woodward, Winston Woolverton

Mailing addresses only are needed for Charles Miles, Michael Stewart.

The class has a Group on Facebook (search Rockdale Class of 1999) and a Group on MySpace that can be located at http:// groups.myspace.com/rockdaleclassof1999.

RHS Class of 2004

The RHS Class of 2004 will hold a 5-year reunion July 18 in Rockdale. Classmates, relatives, or friends of classmates are asked to send their names, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses to Kyle Schielack at rockdaleclassof2004@yahoo.com or kschielack@AggieNetwork.com or call him at 979-220-2634.

Information is still needed for: Steven G. Aguilar, Adrian Araujo, Thomas Cervantes, Heather Chaney, Travis O. Dawson, Anna DeLeon, Anthony Delgado, Juan Escalante, Nicholas Gregory, Flor Ibares, Joel Juarez, LaJuana M. Kitchen, Daniel Klick, Domingo Llanas II, Canuto Lopez, Manuel Luna, Francis Manning, Haley McGuire, Leslie Medina, Michael Menley, Cristina Mora, Gerald Mora, David Motzonalidze, Michael Pelzel, Joshua Rodriguez, Thomas Sayre, Joshua Seelke, Sarah Shafer, John Snelson, Stryker Sulak, Shanon Taylor, Nathan Tuttle, Veronica Vega, Alison Winkleman, and Pablo Zepeda.

Pleasant Hill Cemetery

The annual meeting of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery Foundation will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 12 at the cemetery grounds, according to Bill Avrett, spokesman. "Attendees are asked to join us in a pot luck picnic and gathering," he said.

Bartlett reunion

BARTLETT—The annual Bartlett Ex-Students & Alumni Association reunion will be held June 26, 27 and 28. The schedule:

Friday, June 26 at 7 p.m. BBQ dinner, Bartlett Town Hall. Registration at 6:30. Blue & White "Founders" Banquet honoring founders and officers. Speaker, Claude Mathis, coach, Desoto High School. Presentation of final 10th grade class of the Bartlett Colored School (1947). Presentation of Class of 1959. Roll Call of all classes of Bartlett Colored School, Booker T. Washington School and Bartlett High School.

Saturday, June 27, noon fish fry/ spaghetti & pasta luncheon, Bartlett Community Center. Registration 11:30. Salute to Veterans, speaker Jackie Crathers, Oncor Electric.

Candlelight ceremony honoring deceased members. Presentation of annual alumni scholarships and G.L. Powell scholarships. Annual fashion show.

Sunday, June 28, attend church.


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