Harrisonville Scipio Alumni meet


The Harrisonville Scipio Alumni held its 88th Annual Banquet on May 27 at the Alumni Center on Harold and Janet Graham’s farm near Harrisonville, with 47 members attending.

President Morton Butcher welcomed the members and Don Wilson gave the invocation. Joy Wiseman Clark gave blessing before meal. Albany Cafe, Albany Ohio catered the meal. Alumni expressed gratitude to all the merchants who donated gifts.

Classes of 1947 and 1957 were recognized. Present was one member from 1947, Delores King and five members from 1957, including, Phyllis Ross Dian, Rachael Burbridge Lefebre, Pauline Welch Stout, Carolyn Welsh Collins, Garey Borgan.

Glady Hill Cumings was recognized as oldest member present.

One scholarship was awarded to Ben Fever, grandson of Janice Wyant DeBord. Gary Gibson made the motion to award the scholarship with Carolyn Collins second it. All members voted to pay the scholarship

Submitted by alumni secretary, Mary Wyant Haning.