Breshears-Hylton Reunion Held September 7, 2014

Breshears-Hylton Reunion Held September 7, 2014

The children of the late Gilbert and Velma Hylton Breshears met at the Ava City Park for the 29th Annual Breshears-Hylton Reunion on Sunday, September 7, 2014. We had about 65 family and friends attending the event.

Joe Allen Breshears was spokesperson for the day.

Family group pictures were taken.

Cole Breshears asked the blessing before the potluck dinner was served and enjoyed by all.

Gifts were presented to: Josh Breshears coming from Minnesota; newlyweds – Robert and Dolly Breshears; Delmar Rosseau – oldest man; Jean Breshears – oldest lady; Nyla Schlenman youngest. All the children received a treat bag. Other gifts, drawings for door prizes and guessing games and Bingo were given.

Family members of the late Bill Breshears were Jean Breshears, Renee Cox; Terry and Carol Brooks; Morgan Redus; from Oklahoma.

Family members of Ronnie and Nancy Breshears were Debbie Dalaeli; Tony and Cindy Ullrich; Mitch Ullrich; from Oklahoma.

Family members of the late Joe Breshears were Christine, Joe Allen and Carol Breshears; J.D. and Pam Price; Vickie Smith; Robert and Dolly Breshears; Jessi and Josh and Nyla Schlenman; Will and Summer McFarlin; Brendan, Ryan, Karcee, Hunter and Autumn; Jeff and Faron and Zachary Breshears; Terry and Jansen Breshears; Dustin and Abigial Breshears and Felicia McGraw; Misty Breshears; Ashley Hicks, Regina, Gabe Sharp and Aaron and Tekarian from the Ava area and Josh Breshears from Minnesota.

Family members of Doyle and Dannie Breshears were Cole and Tammy Breshears; Blake Breshears; Jay and Cathy Steeley from Oklahoma.

Family members of Jack and Barbara Breshears were Preston and Lisa Breshears, Bryan and Jennifer Withers; Terry and Delayna Dry; Dwayne and Teresa Nash from the Ava area.

Family members of the late Karen Breshears Paxton were unable to attend.

Other friends also in attendance were Betty Creasey; Delmar and Margaret Rosseau; Eddie and Sharon Sanders; Luke Brantingham; Floyd and Brandon Twyman; Sheila Toms.

Everyone enjoyed the day of visiting, telling stories and catching up on happenings since last year. We missed all those who were not with us.

The 30th Breshears-Hylton Reunion will be held at the Ava City Park on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015.

We are hoping that more of the families can come next year. We have some special events planned for the day and we will have the drawing for the 30th reunion quilt.

The quilt blocks need to be sent to Barbara by January 1, 2015.

We had great time at Jack and Barbara’s on Saturday night visiting, looking at pictures and sharing events of the past year. We are looking forward to next year.