LOWE FAMILY REUNION MEETING – January 17, 2015

01/24/2015 19:21

Home of Gerri Allen – 6:37 p.m.

  Attendees:  Gerri Allen,  Barbara & Tim Martin, Betty & Julius Henderson,  Greg & Stephan McGrue, Earl & Shannon Taylor, Naomi & Kurtis Odom and Anthony Jones

Opening song……………………………………………………………………………Bless That Wonderful Name Of Jesus

Prayer……………………………………………………………………………………………………….………………………Earl Taylor

Scripture……………………………………………………..Psalm 113……………………………………………………Gerri Allen

Minutes of Last Meeting (September 27, 2014)…………………………………………………………Barbara Martin

President Shannon asked who had made hotel reservations for the reunion, only three people had reserved  rooms:  Gerri, Barbara and Tim.  Earl and Betty said they will reserve their rooms by the next meeting in February.

Tim has opened a non-profit account under the name of James Lowe Foundation and we are now able to accept checks without having to maintain  a minimum balance.

We discussed ways to notify family members about the upcoming reunion and how to get a projected number.  It was decided that we will divide up  the contact list and make individual calls to family members.  GERRI has Alexander – Bolton, Kristina/ SHANNON has Wallace, Lawrence – Watts, Stephan/ JULIUS has Haynes, Lori – Irvin, Noelani/ EARL has Taylor, Antoinette – Villafano, Vickie/ GREG has Robertson, Juanita – Taylor, Earl/ STEPHAN has Taylor, Elizabeth – Taylor, William/ BETTY has Mack,Waymond – Moore, Yolanda/ TIM has Oliver, Carolym – Patton, Falla/ BARBARA has Cooks, Lisa – Haynes, Leonard.  A telephone prompt was composed to be used when we call people on our list.  These calls should be made BEFORE our next meeting.

Long term and short term goals were set: Banquet –location and program – Delores Bolton volunteered to help; need to secure a   venue for Friday night meeting – Greg and Stephan will                                                                                                                work on this; Transportation to OKC via Charter bus, van rental, air, train, bus, etc  - Stephan and Greg 

Refreshments provided by Barbara, Gerri and Stephan.  February refreshments:  Earl and Shannon

Adjourned at 9:25 p.m.     Next meeting February 7, 2015 at Gerri’s home