s-w reunion

On Oct. 23 the 1961 graduating class of Sylva-Webster High School held their 60th class reunion in the Mission and Fellowship Center of the First Baptist Church of Sylva.

This class was the first graduating class after the consolidation of high schools in Webster and Sylva. There were 117 in the graduating class. Forty-two have passed.

Those attending the reunion included, from left, (standing): Gary Frye, Tony Shuler, Bill Gibson, Susan Maxwell Shope, Reba Franklin Beck, Alan Allman, Jim Parris, L.H. Gunter, Pat Dillard Kimbrell, Mary Katherine Sherrill Lowder, Tom Jones, Peggy Parker Queen, Harrison Painter, James Thompson and Sandy Cowan Murray; sitting: Elizabeth Stillwell, Nell Ensley Fisher, Jane Hicks Rector Bowman, Ann Davis Melton, Sara Hensley Allison, Lana Clark Phillips, James Buchanan, Johnny Stewart, Charles Buchanan and Thad Woods; (sitting on the floor): Mary Allie Sutton Buchanan, Kay Keener Brewer, Annette Monteith Farmer, Verna Kay Popplewell Shuler and Tom Kelly.