Special to The Gazette
The Fowler Family reunion, descendants of J. Wesley and Anna Dora Fowler, was held Sept. 1 at the Emporia Senior Center at 603 E. 12th. Ave. This is a covered dish dinner that is held on the Sunday before Labor Day every year.
Those attending from out of state were Frank Fowler from Buckley, Illinois and Sam Fowler with Evan Brown from Champaign, Illinois.
Dawn, Cindy, Merle and Misty Fowler traveled from Wichita and John and Laurie Wayman traveled from Topeka. Mary and Jim Mackey came from Kansas City, Kansas and Patti McGee was here from Paola. Kerri and Kirk Owens were here from Hartford.
Those attending from Emporia were Ruth and Tom Fowler, Roy Smith, Ruth & Violet Wayman, Betty Knoll, Laura Hewett, Van and Lynda Hardesty, Jean and Merel Fowler, Larry Fowler, Wes Fowler, Nancy Fowler, Ivan and Loetta Fowler, Harry, Joan and Clayton Fowler and Cleat Oller. There may have been others, but this covers all who registered.