La Rue Williamson and her family gathered for an elegant celebration in the Queen's room at Inspirations Tea Room in Edmond.

La Rue Williamson and her family gathered for an elegant celebration in the Queen's room at Inspirations Tea Room in Edmond.

The Saturday afternoon gathering honored La Rue's 80th birthday and featured many wonderful shared memories and tons of laughter.

La Rue was thrilled to be joined by her immediate family members including her Sister Gayle McGowan and Dennis (Portland, Oregon); daughter Kim Robinson and Pat (Bethel Acres); son Mark Williamson and Molly (Rochester, Minnesota); son John Williamson and Deb (Inola); daughter Kristi Williamson (Bethel Acres); and her grandchildren Craig Robinson, Todd Robinson, Michael Williamson, Emily Williamson, Brian Williamson, Kylah Gabbert and (Peter), Courtney Williamson, Tyler Williamson, Nykol Williamson and Tori Williamson.

La Rue's birthday wish was to have as much of her family as close to her as possible - mission accomplished and her family wishes her many more opportunities to celebrate.