South Alabamian

Walker Springs School reunion

Jeanette Gates Harville, 90, Pensacola, Fla. was the oldest former student in attendance. She is shown with a photo of the old school.

Jeanette Gates Harville, 90, Pensacola, Fla. was the oldest former student in attendance. She is shown with a photo of the old school.

The Walker Springs school alumni had a two-day get together this past weekend to celebrate their years in school in the tiny community. The reunion was held at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Walker Springs. Among those attending were, first row (L to R): Doris Anderson Manning, Jeanette Gates Harville, Marguerite Coleman Davis, Billy Griffin, James Griffin, Edwina Anderson Foster and Ann McLean Howell. Second row (L to R): John Waddill, Daneen Stitcher Shipley, Elizabeth Peavy Walker, Kitty McLean Pugh, Mary Martin Peavy Rice, Rose Ann Waddill Smith, Darlene Waddill Smith, Nancy Anderson Tarver, Maxine Weaver Armistead and Judy Anderson Busby. Back row (L to R): David Walker, Kathryn Anderson Lee, Alfred Marks, Leo Anderson, Warren Waddill, Wayne Moseley, Irby Weaver, Gerry Faye Griffin, Don Moore, Roy Marks, Eddie Pezent and Richard Lambard. The school had alumni come from as far away as Maryland, California and Florida.

The Walker Springs school alumni had a two-day get together this past weekend to celebrate their years in school in the tiny community. The reunion was held at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Walker Springs. Among those attending were, first row (L to R): Doris Anderson Manning, Jeanette Gates Harville, Marguerite Coleman Davis, Billy Griffin, James Griffin, Edwina Anderson Foster and Ann McLean Howell. Second row (L to R): John Waddill, Daneen Stitcher Shipley, Elizabeth Peavy Walker, Kitty McLean Pugh, Mary Martin Peavy Rice, Rose Ann Waddill Smith, Darlene Waddill Smith, Nancy Anderson Tarver, Maxine Weaver Armistead and Judy Anderson Busby. Back row (L to R): David Walker, Kathryn Anderson Lee, Alfred Marks, Leo Anderson, Warren Waddill, Wayne Moseley, Irby Weaver, Gerry Faye Griffin, Don Moore, Roy Marks, Eddie Pezent and Richard Lambard. The school had alumni come from as far away as Maryland, California and Florida.

The Anderson siblings... Judy A. Busby, Doris A. Manning, Leo Anderson and Kathryn A. Lee.

The Anderson siblings… Judy A. Busby, Doris A. Manning, Leo Anderson and Kathryn A. Lee.

Wayne Moseley, left, came from Maryland to attend. He is shown with Billy Griffin, who didn’t come so far.

Wayne Moseley, left, came from Maryland to attend. He is shown with Billy Griffin, who didn’t come so far.

Marguerite Coleman Davis among those who came for a good time.

Marguerite Coleman Davis among those who came for a good time.

Irby Weaver and Glenn Moseley caught up on old times. Weaver preached Sunday morning at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.

Irby Weaver and Glenn Moseley caught up on old times. Weaver preached Sunday morning at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.

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