Hugh C. Spalding, long-time superintendent of Marion County Public Schools, celebrated his 100th birthday Aug. 13.
Family members hosted a gathering at the St. Augustine Parish Hall Aug. 12.
His five children - Sarah Comi, Betsy Delmonico, Catherine Spalding, Rose Spalding, and Hugh Spalding, Jr. - and their spouses, Dick Comi, Neal Delmonico, Marty Johnson, and Will Denton attended the celebration.
The descendants of George Washington and Edna Robinson Abell will hold their annual potluck family reunion on Sunday, Aug. 26, at the V.F.W. post on Veterans Drive starting at 11:30 a.m. Bring enough food, drinks, etc. for your family.
The 61st annual Mullins family reunion will be at Graham Memorial Park on Sept. 1 with potluck meal to start at noon. For more information call (502) 384-2286.
Brent and Jessica McRay of St. Joe announce the birth of a 7-pound, 3-ounce son, Chevy Aloysius McRay, born July 18, 2012, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
Maternal grandmother is Lisa Buckman of St. Joe. Paternal grandparents are Ronnie and Cathy McRay of Lebanon. Great-grandparents are Philip and Rosetta Buckman of St. Joe and Ernestine Brady of Calvary.
Chevy Aloysius has one brother, Dominique Buckman, and one sister, Aryonna McRay, deceased.
Larry and Patty Mattingly of St. Mary announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rosie, to Zack Sanders, son of Rick and Betty Sanders of Indianapolis, Ind.
Mattingly is a graduate from Western Kentucky University and employed as a teacher at Discovery International School.
Sanders is a graduate from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and employed as a mechanical engineer at Harman International Industries.
The wedding will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18, 2012 at St. Charles Catholic Church.
Chris Abrams and Krystal Edwards of Lebanon announce the birth of a 7-pound, 15-ounce daughter, Raylee Catherine Abrams, born July 4, 2012, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
Maternal grandparents are Paul and Kim Edwards of Lebanon.
Paternal grandparents are Ronnie and Diane Abrams of Richmond and Kim Harrell of Lebanon.
Great-grandparents are Bernard and Henrietta Edwards of Lebanon and Forrest and Faye Turpin of Waco, KY.
Raylee Catherine has one sister, Aaliyah Jordyn Abrams.
The 37th annual Cocanougher reunion was held Sunday, July 29, 2012 at the Perryville Community Center. About 55 people attended. A potluck meal, sharing of announcements, geneology, picture taking, talking, fun, games, hugs, kisses, story telling, meeting new folks and greeting old friends and family, prayer requests, and a few tall tells were among the highlights of the day.
The one traveling the furthest was Sarah Lovett of Puyallup, Wash. The remainder were from at least 14 different Kentucky communities.
Tony and Dan Rodriguez of Wisconsin announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Christina ‘Tina’ Rodriguez, to Edward ‘Eddie’ Goatley, son of Charlie and Brenda Goatley of Springfield.
The wedding is set for 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at Springfield Baptist Church in Springfield. A reception will follow the ceremony at St. Rose School on Loretto Highway in Springfield.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend.