The annual Earlsboro Alumni Reunion was held Saturday, June 9, 2018 in the Wes Jeske Auditorium. The 2nd annual Earlsboro Days was held downtown the same day as the Reunion. In addition to the live music, crafts, inflatables and pony rides, restored cars and truck were on display on both sides of Main Street. Some Alumni played basketball in the gym while others played horseshoes on the softball field.
At the evening banquet, Lonnie Carter gave the Invocation. Superintendent Mark Maloy welcomed the Alumni back to Earlsboro. He spoke about the building projects and improvements taking place this summer. The banquet featured a meal of pulled pork, chicken, salads, vegetables and cobbler prepared by Earlsboro students and coaches. The money raised will be used by the athletic department. Homemade cinnamon rolls made by Connie (Carter) Rawls were available for Alumni to take home. During the banquet, several Alumni were recognized. Those include Oldest Alumni, Jack Pritchard, Class of 1949. The Youngest Alumni attending was 2018 graduate, Nadiyah Harmon. Nadiyah and Chase Winn each received a $1000 scholarship. Three classes, 1957, 1959 and 1968 each had 6 attending. The Class of 1968 celebrated 50 years. Traveling the Farthest was Phillip & Susie Mitchell from Scottsdale, AZ and Diane (Permetter) Hall from Hephzibah, GA. The Carters and the Permetters tied for the Largest Families. Each had 6 attending. Alumni attending for the first time include David Fultz and past teachers/administrators, Gail Reeves and Frank Bryant. The evening ended with Melvin Carter giving the Benediction and the drawing for door prizes that included homemade quilts donated by the Quilting Queens, gift cards and various gift baskets. The Alumni would like to thank those that helped make this another successful reunion.
Those attending from out of state: Arizona: Phil & Susie Mitchell (Scottsdale); Georgia: Diane (Permetter) Hall (Hephzibah); Texas: Gloria (Carter) Grimes (Midland)
Alumni & Spouses attending from Oklahoma: Broken Arrow: Vicki (James) Birchall, Bob & Barbara (Gray) Corcoran, Ray & Betty (Hammer) Utt; Cushing: Fred & Ann Caudle; Edmond: Daryl & Gail (Mize) Nash; Glenpool: Betty Jo (Orr) Aloway; Haskell: David Fultz; Meeker: Kay (Daugherty) Wallace; Norman: Adam & Betty (Permetter) Falato; Prague: John & Sharon Melton; Ratliff City: Lonnie & Doris (Bowlan) Carter; Seminole: Gary & Shirley Carter, Anna Ruth (Crosby) Vanlandingham; Stillwater: Jack Pritchard; Tulsa: Betty (Montgomery) Lobaugh, Steve & Rhonda (Stanfield) Meshew; Wewoka: Carolyn (Johnson) Edwards, Etta Johnson; Earlsboro: John Bohannon, Joe & Phyllis Crosswell, Tiffany Hall, Nadiyah Harmon, Raven McClain, Wayne Mize, Jo Beth (Mize) Parsons, John Earl & Marilyn (Slagle) Permetter Sr, Stacie Permetter, Connie (Carter) Rawls, Mary (Belcher) Strong; Shawnee: Don Bohannon, Frank Bryant, Jerry & Ester Lue (Magnino) Bryant, June (Switch) Buckner, Jimmy Carter, Melvin & Sherriann Carter, Connie (James) DeLeon, Sharon (Jeske) Howard, Stacey Howard, Darrin Jeske, Janet (Butler) Jeske, Ruth (Belcher) Johnson, Nancy (Cox) Knight, Frank Romberg, Ron & Jan Seckel, Warren & Mari Shaddox, Mary (Jeske) Spencer, Gene Stroud, Dwight & Ruth (Jeske) Suddock, Joyce (Bowlan) Wellman, Tecumseh: Henry & Linda Bowlan, Paul & Doris (Montgomery) Lyon, Gail Reeves, Mark & Betty (Carter) Ruiz and Pat (Boyd) Woodard.