North Wilkes High Class of 1961

North Wilkes High Class of 1961 holds reunion

North Wilkes High School Class of 1961 held its 60th reunion at the Brushy Mountain Smokehouse & Creamery Restaurant in North Wilkesboro on Sept. 11. In addition to a meal and social interaction, a video remembrance of classmates who have passed away was shown. The video included old photos and recognized the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Class members there are, front row from left, Johnny “Butch” Bauguess, Pat Shumate Cothren, Edna Dillard Hodges, Peggy Johnston Ellis and Barbara Elledge Miles. On the second row, are from left, Carolyn Bowers Wheeling, Edward Johnson, Perry Johnson, Sue Blankenship Alexander, Rachel Brown Felts and Iva Dean Crouse Dobbins. On the third row, from left are Richard Miles, Robert Shumate, Carl McCann, Von Hincher, Jerry Twiggs, Glenn Dancy and Kelly Taylor.

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