The Lyvers-Simpson family reunion will take place at 4 p.m. Sept. 12 at Phillip Lyvers farm on Hagans Schoolhouse Road, which is off Loretto Road in Marion County. All family are invited and encouraged to bring a covered dish. Meat and paper products will be provided. For more information, call 270-865-4402.
Robbie and Lisa Alford of Calvary announce the adoption of their son, Joshua Dane Alford, born June 26, 2015 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces.
Grandparents are Edd and Judy Alford of Loretto, Lavenia Mattingly of Loretto and Linda Ford of Calvary.
Joshua was welcome home on July 4 by family and friends.
The Porter family reunion will be held at Floral Hall, Fairground Road, Lebanon on Sept. 6, at 12:30 p.m. A potluck lunch will be served at 2 p.m. There will be raffles, old photos, and children’s entertainment. The family tree will be shared.
The descendants of Lloyd and Ellen Emery Murphy, John M. (Jack) Nalley and Mary Martha Dodson Nalley reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 6 beginning at 10 a.m. Potluck lunch will be around 12:30 p.m. at the Loretto Sportsmen Club at 125 Stringtown Road in St. Francis (just past Ruley’s Christmas Lights.) Bring food for your family and food will be joined together. For more information, contact Sharon Carrico Harmon at 865-4452, Phillip Nalley, or email Carolyn Gootee at email@example.com.