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1957 Get together !!!

March 1, 2019 by Ruthann Long Beach Poly Foley (Register to contact)

The class of '57 wanted to have a get together and here is the information. Mark our calander for May 23rd @ 1:30pm. Meet at El Dorado Golf course restaurant and bar!! Have drinks and appetizers or lunch and stay for dinner if you would like. Please let Gerry Searcy Eldred or Ruthann Lowrey Foley know if you plan on coming. Please RSVP by April 15th.

Sister

May 17, 2016 by Dolores Nartea Huntoon (Register to contact)

I flew with my husband to visit my sister, Louise Nartea Dudley, before she passed away. She had cancer that spread through to her lungs. After 3 days, I ended up in the hospital for 3 days. She passed away on March 6. I was so heartbroken that I was unable to spend more time with her. I wanted to let her class of '68, of her passing.

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