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September 5, 2013

Gorin High School Alumni Plan Annual Banquet

The GHS Alumni Association Board President, Gary Thomas, and board members, Ronnie Boyer, Reta Musgrove Stott, Reva Kraus Triplett, Elaine Ewing Forrester, Brenda Buford Eckland, and JoAnn Newman Augspurger are getting organized for the 58th Annual GHS Alumni Banquet to be held Saturday, October 12, at the Gorin School auditorium. Doors will open earlier this year at 4:30 p.m. for time to visit before the meal is served at 6 p.m. The advance reservation price will remain the same as last year, $12, with $15 charged at the door.

Paul Tague and Gary Thomas will chair the committee to set up the tables and chairs in the gymnasium.

A special welcome home will honor the 50-year Class of 1963, including Fred Curtis, Linda Garmon Gilmer, Kay Kiefer Brillhart, Kenny Mayfield, Steve Oliver, Sandy Gilmer Stout, Gurden Tague and Jim White. 1963 classmates deceased are Tom Colton, Charlie Gilmer, Linda McManus Lough, and Gary Swearingen. The Classes of 1943 and 1953 will also be recognized.

The GHS Classes of 1962, 1963, and 1964 are planning a prebanquet get together for Friday evening (Oct 11) at Shelle B's in Memphis and a light lunch at the Gorin School Auditorium for Saturday, Oct. 12, at noon. Elaine Ewing Forrester is the organizer for these events.

Email notices are being sent. Please send your email address to Donna Tague Bailey at to receive information regarding the banquet in that manner. All teachers, students and friends of Gorin High School are welcome and invited to attend. Contact Treasurer Ronnie Boyer, Arbela, for more information and reservations.

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