Even though we are very sad at the loss of Violet Gayler last January we know she would want us to
carry on the work she so dearly loved. Let's dedicate this reunion to Violet and make it the biggest yet.
Descendants of Rachel Burkett and John Washington Benton
Malenda -Fancis -John -James -William -Willis -Jessie -David. Fannie -Charles -Ellurd -Nannie & Virgil

10th Benton Family Reunion

Reunion Date Set!

Mark your calendar!

Oct 7, 2001

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Family Pictures!

Prizes Awarded

Located At - Carmichael    Community Center
800 South Elm. Searcy Arkansas
(Corner of Elm & Chrisp)

Reunion will start at: 9:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.
Bring Covered Dishes. Casseroles. Vegtables .Deserts. Etc.
For Dinner at Noon
The following items will be provided at the Sunday Dinner
Plates. Napkins. Eating Utensils. Drink cups. Coffee. Ice Tea. Lemonade. Ice

Please Donate Items For The Auction.

    The Auction was a lot of fun at the last reunion and with donations, added $615.50 to the reunion fund.
AJl monies received for auctioned items go into the Benton Reunion Fund.
This year the rent is $200.00 for the Carmichael Community Center for Sunday, plus a $100 cleaning deposit.
Hand crafted items, home made goodies, newly purchased items, or anything you
want to donate will help put money into the fund for future reunions.

Also, if you cannot attend but wish to donate items, please deliver or send them to:

Coy R. Benton .2025 Hwv 16 North . Searcv. Arkansas 72143/501-279-1462