Reunions for Oct. 6

October 5, 2013

Family reunions:

The Britt and McLean Family Reunion will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Woodman of the World at 510 Deerwood Road in Lumberton. For information, call Louise Martin at 910-674-4094.

The Nancy Lowery and Robert Oxendine Family Reunion will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Saddletree Church of God. Bring a covered dish. To share family pictures or to purchase a family tree T-shirt, call Peggy Chavis at 910-827-1199 or Cathy Smith at 910-610-8942.

The Huggins Family Reunion will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Fairpoint Free Will Baptist Church in Fairmont. Bring a covered dish or beverage. For information contact Loretta Lewis at 910-618-0803 or Linda Grass at 910-737-6650.

The Wynn Family Reunion will be held at noon on Oct. 21 at Piney Grove Elementary School. There will be basketball, family trivia, gospel singing and dancing to the oldies. Family reunion T-shirts will be on sale for $8. For information, call Thomas Wynn at 910-879-0161; Effie Wynn Locklear at 910-521-4161; Linda Maynor Oxendine at 910-739-4666; Ilene Revels at 910-374-6426; Melanie Jacobs at 910-521-6505; Darlene Jacobs at 910-521-9504 or Brittany Wynn Hunt at 910-734-4920.

The Grahams Family Reunion will be held at 1 p.m. on Oct. 26 at Deep Branch Church. Family members should bring a covered dish. The church is located on Deep Branch Road in Pembroke. For information, call Gail Graham at 910-521-3063 or Dorine Jones at 910-521-8010.

The Locklear Family Reunion will be held on Nov. 9 and Nov. 10 in Pembroke. Descendants of the following Locklears are welcomed to attend: Solomon, born in 1802, and his unknown spouse and their children, Joseph “Big Joe,” Angus, Hilary, the children of Joseph and Susan America Evans, Margaret, Gilbert, Mary, Catherine “Caty,” “Little Joe,” Betsy, Sallie, Emma, George, Phillip, Nancy, Alden, Floyd, Dovie, Callie, David and Missouri; the children of Gilbert and Manerva Adeline Oxendine: Arren Spencer, Susan America, Angus Archie, Aggie Nora, Gilbert Jr, Esther “Easter,” Ashman, Minerva Jane, Roy French, Mary Ida, Caroline and Cora Dare. For information, email Helen McMahan Anderson at or call Annie Sue Locklear at 910-521-9042.

Class reunions:

The Lumberton Senior High School Class of 1993 will be held on Friday and Saturday. On Friday the class will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Lumberton Senior High School Homecoming football game. Immediately after the game, the class will eat dinner at Denny’s Bar and Restaurant. On Saturday, a grand finale will be held from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Mariani’s in Pembroke. The price is $40 for a single person or $65 for a couple and dinner will be included. The ticket for the Homecoming game and dinner at Denny’s on Friday is not included. Money should be paid in advance or call 615-979-5705 to make other arrangements.

The Orrum High School Class of 1974 is currently planning its 40-year reunion and is currently seeking all classmates. The reunion will be held in October. Classmates contact information should be emailed to

The Purnell Swett High School Class 2008 will hold a reunion from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Oct. 19 at Mariani’s in Pembroke. The price is $25 a person and $45 for couples. Money will be collected for the event on the second and fourth Saturday of June, July and August from 2 to 4 p.m. at Mighty J’s in Pembroke. For information, email Kristian Bullard at

The Prospect High School Class of 1978 will hold its 35-year reunion at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 9 at Adelio’s Restaurant. The price is $30 a person. Deadline to pay is Oct. 21. For information, call Donna Cummings at 910-521-4712, Doris and Bosco Locklear at 910-316-9068 or Lorna Harris at 910-521-8904.

The Pembroke High School Class of 1968 will hold its 45-year reunion from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Nov. 29 at Mariani’s Restaurant in Pembroke. The price is $25 a person. For information call Bonnie Locklear at 910-521-4632 or 910-258-8498 or Cathy Thomas at 910-775-9062 or 910-674-6903.

The Pembroke Senior High School Class of 1983 will hold its 30-year reunion from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Nov. 30 at Mariani’s Restaurant in Pembroke. The price is $30 a person. For information, call Theresa Poorboy Lowry at 910-734-7434, Gertie Locklear Mariani at 910-521-1212 or Kim Swett Locklear at 910-740-0865. Payments may be mailed to P.O. Box 2081, Pembroke, N.C., 28372.

TheLumberton High School Class of 1955 will hold its 58-year reunion on Dec. 7 at Chestnut Street United Methodist Church in Lumberton. For information, call Jimmy Williams, the class president, at 772-234-5004 or email .