90 Attending Neel Reunion
The Neel reunion was held at the Ozark College in Melbourne,Ar, May 7, 2006, several from out of state attending, the families of Eli, Baxter, William Burgess, Jim, Perry, all descendants of George Washington & Reuben Neel, The oldest family member present was Effie Gillihan age 95, the daughter of Allen & Anna Constant Neal, and widow of Joseph Luther Gillihan, the youngest being Hannah Condrey, the one to travel the most distance was, Gerald Neel from Forks,Wa,Lots of good food and fellowship, guitar music by Pete Neel and Family, Genealogy chart ofseven generations was displayed , by Mary Rush Fowler.
Those attending from Ar were, Pete & Barbara Neel, Dean Neel, JoAnn Melton, Kristi & Brian Scott, Carolaina &Don Ferren, Charlene Morris,Ollie Leeneal Neal,Connie Hoskinds, Marcus Alvarado, Carrie & Victoria Wright, Carl Edward Neal,Shirley & Richard Payne,Martha Mae Gilbert,Wanda Sanders,Jewell & Hurl Condrey,Thomas,Karen,Hanna Condrey, Barbara Chatman Condrey, Dr. Yoland (Condrey) & John Tinkle,David & Amy Tinkle,Inez & Bob Huckaba, Aretha Sneathern, Bob & Velma Bull, Eugene & Nick Bull, Mary Jane Smith, Roy & Carolyn Bookout, Helen Gillihan, EffieGillihan, Bernice & Gene Koonce, Charlie Neel III, Jeralene Love, Vernon Neal, Carter & Cindy King, Larry & Charri Neel, Alma & Neal Moore, Mr & Lena Hammett, Vernon Neal
From California, Terry & CarolynDeLano, Bob & Dorothy Stanley,Virginia Hill
From Kansas, MaryFowler, those from Kentucky were, William & Beth Ann Neal, John Neal. From Ms was Harold & Mary Lou Kieffer
Mo:JanetYoung , Bob & ShirleyModar, Evelyn K. Allmon, Nathan A.Allmon. Billie J. Maben , Joe Fry, Dale & Jenny Neal Jordan
Oklahoma,Linda & Lonnie Rush, Charlie Neel II, Don & Earlene Mattix, Wanda LaRue,Sarah LaRue Rowe, Bobby LaRue,Retha & Rick Schubert, Walter & Pam Hart, Ricky Joe Neel, Larry Dean Neel
From Washington, Gerald & Darlene Neel, Some may not have registered and forgive me if any names were omitted. Thanks for all the support and love to make this reunion a success ! God Bless you all !
May 12, 2006Mary Fowler