Brown family holds reunion

    The ancestors of William G. and Matilda (Ricks) Brown met for a noon potluck on Saturday, June 27 in the fellowship hall at Bethel Nazarene Church.
    The Brown reunion has been gathering for over sixty years in honor of the date of William G. (Billy) Brown’s birthday.
    Those attending included: Charles Huffman, Florissant, Mo.; Don Gannar, Riverton; David Wallner, Ferguson, Mo.; Bill and Adriana Piper, Springfield; Mark and Judy Gannar, Chatham; Don and Debbie Hanson and grandson Noah James, Warrenton, Mo.; Jan Pepper, and Roger and Edith Hendricker all of Arenzville.
    Family members from Beardstown were: Don Coil, Terry and Sue Erickson, Dorothy Simmons, Jim Fritz, Crystal Blackwell, Linda Fisher, Andrea and Kobi Schroll and Don and Connie Piper.