50th reunion of the Ava High School Class of 1965 was held at the Ava Masonic Lodge, Saturday, May 2. Front Row (L to R) Larry Adams, Roy Byerley, George Hetherington, David Holmes, Eddie Hesterlee, Kenny Denton, Mitchell Peebles. Row 2 – Sue (Lakey) Porter, Betty Curnutt, Barbara (Cunningham) Chapman, Alice (Cooper) Fleetwood, Sue (Walker) Byerley, Karen (Singleton) Heatherly, Jennifer (Tallent) Boyes, Martha (Briscoe) Cade, Douglas Evans, Connie (Collins) Hetherington. Row 3 – Nina (Purtle) McCleary, John Shelton, Dorothy (Stewart) Davis, Helen (Conklin) Ireton, Judy (Wilson) Mitchell, Suzetta (Dougherty) Yates, Susie (Wood) Hall, Sharon (Evans) Norell, Janice (Frye) Spicer, Delores (Denton) Hammons, Donnie Strong. Row 4 – Ruby (Mackey) Burton, Marjorie (Stevens) Evans, Sharon (Peak) Wise, Linda (Posey) Stillings, Sherry (Swain) Johnson, Pam Pettit, Phyllis (Gray) Swofford, Donna (Cox) Nichols), Linda (Deaver) Campbell, Shirley (Stillings) Smith, Patricia (Rhodes) Spring, Barbara (Bolte) Holmes, Jan (Hart) Baldwin, June (Fleming) Bergeson, Milton Brazeal, Dorothy (Suggs) Phillips, Shirley (Addy) Bouse. Row 5 – Terry Flattem, Lloyd Conklin, Gary Barnes, Richard McFarlin, George Dale, John Russell, Jim Hicks, Mike Spurlock, Gary Ellison, Delano Stewart, Helen (Deatherage) Cook, Rose Zella (Lathrop) Myers, Larry Hesterly, Ronald Earl, Bill Frye, Joe Upshaw. Not pictured are Rodney Alms, Lonnie Swofford, and Marcella (Williams) Buckallew.
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Excessively hard rain and wind hit the Ava Country Club Friday night, August 10, around 7:15 p.m., with considerable damage occurring near the clubhouse....