Nine classmates gather for DHS 60-year reunion

Nine of the 12 members of Durham High School Class of 1947 met June 23 at Durham for their 60th class reunion.

The group enjoyed dinner together at Main Street Cafe, followed by a time of reminiscing and 60-year updates at the Durham Senior Center.

On display were pictures, school annuals and publications of the ?Durham Dope,? the school newspaper.

Plans were made to meet for their 62nd anniversary in 2009.

Present were Milton Kaiser and wife Donna of Hillsboro, Marcella (Hamm) and husband Oliver Mohn of Hillsboro, Joyce (Janzen) and Dean Duke of Marion, Josephine (Frantz) and husband Everett Eslinger of Canton, Loretta (Steiner) and husband Emmett Sroufe of Garden Plain, Virginia (Garrett) and husband Bill Brown of Newton, Georgia (Peters) Medley of Liberty, Mo., and Anne Mae (Senner) Goertz of Durham.

Of the 12, Robert Dick and Helen Hein are deceased and the status of Mary Emma Clark is unknown.