I am the resource person for the 22nd ANNUAL SAFFELL REUNION, in Saffell, Arkansas.This year, it will be held on SEPTEMBER 1, 2001.
It is always held on the Saturday before Labor Day.We meet at the little Saffell cemetery, across the street from the Post Office, (and behind the Fire Station). Given yearly by the descendants of John Anderson Saffell, ALL SAFFELLS are most welcome.
Bring a covered dish, and plan to arrive 9-11 a.m.Register, get acquainted, and share info.At 12 noon we have our covered dish lunch(If from out of town, bring supermarket deli items, or soft drinks, melons, etc.)
SAFFELL is located in NE Arkansas, on Hwy 25, due E. of Jonesboro, and 30 miles NE of Batesville. (Batesville is 90 miles N. of Little Rock).Chain lodging IS available in Batesville & Jonesboro.
For more info on the reunion or lodging,e-mail or write to: Marion Saffell, 805 N. Grand,Mesa, Arizona 85201.If you want to receive my annual mailing about the reunion, (which includes maps of the area), please send me your address.I plan to try to send e-mails about the Reunion to all Saffells on this message board this year.
My husband is Charles Ashley Saffell, M.D., and his great-grandfather was John Anderson Saffell, who settled the town, and who was descended from Samuel, who came into the USA in 1732.We will be at the Reunion as usual, and we welcome your addresses to add to our mailing list for the Reunion.---Marion Saffell