COAL MOUNTAIN, W.Va. — The 15th annual Coal Mountain Community Reunion was held Sun., July 20, at Coal Mountain.
Prizes and plaques were won by the following: traveling the greatest distance to attend was Lynn Miller Ricks from Texas; the oldest in attendance was Maxine Maynor at age 89, and the youngest in attendance was Sadie Faith Hatfield, daughter of Adam and Tara Hatfield, who was seven-weeks-old. Piper Cook was in charge of the games and the first was a bean game won by Rena Argabright. Other prizes were won by the following: Sylvia Smith, Maizy Cook, Piper Cook, Halle Crouse, Sue Lester, Huey Miller, Wanda Brooks and Patty Donithan.
Those attending this year were: Jack and Belinda Cook Bias; Betty Hanshaw; Zane Cook; Maizy Cook; Piper Cook; Adam, Tara, MaKinlei and Sadie Hatfield; Deb and George Cox; Corba Morgan; Elva “Pooch” Hatfield; Elaine West; John and Sylvia Woolum Smith; Jeff, Deana and Kelsy Holbrook; Della Holbrook; Deana West; Maxine Maynor; Perry and Camy Miller Crouse; Mason Eli Crouse; Hallie Crouse; Jim and Alicia Lester; Jeanie and Brandon Rhodes; Donna Puett; Carly Puett; Isaac Hall and Jackie Cook.
Dennis and Tina Cook; James and Sheila Jewell; Sandy Addison; Glenna Hatfield; Alvin and Violet Hatfield; Irene Cook; Ruth Hatfield; Billy Hatfield; Junior Maynard; Gwen Shrewsbury; Maxine Maynor; Jerry Miller; Jennifer Lynn Miller Ricks; Jimmie and Nancy Tiller; Butch and Rita Davis; Arden and Kat Hatfield; Huey Miller; Daniel and Sue Walls; Robert D. Morgan; Patty and Wesley Adkins; Brendon and Teresa Hatfield; Wanda Brooks; Sheila Brooks; Alvin and Leona Bishop; Gene and Anita Mullins; Tori Warner; Jeff and Patty Donithan and Selena Brewster; Tyler Bledsoe; Ellen Blankenship; Lacy Blankenship; Russel Tiller; Rena Argabright; Phyllis Justice and Tammy Cook.
Next year’s reunion is hoped to around the same place and time. Organizers ask those who would like to make suggestions or to help, contact Belinda Cook Bias at 304-732-8612, Betty Hanshaw at 304-732-6504, Toni Simpson or Rena Argabright at 304-682-6369.