Purdy High School Class of 1985 gathers for reunion

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
The Purdy High School Class of 1985 recently celebrated its 30-year reunion. The celebration began on July 23 at the home of Eddie and Tracy Rhea in Monett. Gathered for food and laughter, from left, were: Greg Drollinger, Tommy Dodson, Johnny Gage, Judy (Holloway) Rickman, Eddie Rhea, Ed Mareth, Brenda (McCully) Davis, Sabrina (Smith) Weems, Shelli (Young) Wiseman, Cindy (Henderson) Burnside and Lisa (Garrison) Branham. Contributed photo

The Purdy High School Class of 1985 recently celebrated its 30-year reunion.

On July 25, the Purdy High School Class of 1985 continued its reunion with a dinner at Bootleggers in Aurora. David Watson was recognized as the first classmate to retire after almost 30 years in the U.S. Army. Attending, from left, were: Cheryl (Hendrickson) McCaffrey, Sabrina (Smith) Weems, Greg Drollinger, Lisa (Garrison) Branham, Ed Mareth, Brenda (McCully) Davis, Cindy (Henderson) Burnside, Shelli (Young) Wiseman, Latricia (Balmas) Davis, Kevin Keeling, Judy (Holloway) Rickman and David Watson. Contirubted photo