The Perkins and Hellums families gathered Aug. 31 at Washington’s Eastside Park pavilion for a noon meal and visiting. Jack Godfrey gave the blessing before the meal.
Those attending from Bloomington were Earl and Escal (Perkins) Sexton, Bill, Sabrina, Samantha and Caleb Hellums, Roger and Sherri Hellums. From Loogootee were Wanda (Perkins) Hellums, Sheryl Hellums, Sherri and Justin Hellums, Mark and Kaye Hellums, Tim Lawrence, Brad, Tracy, Sarah, Bea and Devan Stoll, Dylan Stoll and Malory, and Estralia Brewer. From Washington were Jack and Beverly (Perkins) Godfrey, Caleb and Samantha Shumaker, Abb, Adam, Alex and Ayden, Jessica and Wayne Cales, Terry and Diana Leonard, Lisa, Gary and three children.
In the last year there have been three deaths and one marriage. A reunion for next year is in the planning.