On a bright sunny, warm day on Saturday, Aug. 16, Frank and Anna Scott Defibaugh hosted the gathering at their home on Monroe Draft Road in Caldwell with 60 family members and friends in attendance for a day of fun and fellowship. Tom Perry, the husband of Hilda Defibaugh Perry blesses the day in prayer before the gathering began.
Those attending from the family of Will and Lucy Weikle Defibaugh included: Frank, Caldwell; George, Caldwell; Everette (Hat), Lewisburg; Nellie Howdyshell, Weyers Cave, VA; Betty Loomis, Carol Ryder, Staunton, VA; Hilda Perry, White Sulphur Springs; and Wilma Childs, Goldsboro, NC. Family members unable to attend: Millie Trent, Mobile, AL; Linda Morehart, Findley, OH. Deceased: Janice Defibaugh, Eddie Defibaugh and Shirley Heaster.
Those attending from the family of Robert and Margaret Hylton Defibaugh included: Bill, Caldwell; Richard, Crozet, VA; and Glenna Sams, Waynesboro, VA. Unable to attend: Jerry Defibaugh, Free Union, VA and Ester Defibaugh Jones, Prince George, VA. Deceased: Robert Defibaugh, Sr.
Those attending from the family of Albert and Kathern Ryder Defibaugh included: Frances Mabry, Caldwell; Patricia Coff, Florida; and Gloria Zimmerman, Lewisburg. Unable to attend: Marie Brie. Deceased: Daisy Wilson and two infant sons.