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Family Reunions

This page contains information about family reunions for families throughout western NC as well as GA and TN. If you would like to have your family reunion posted on this site or update an existing listing, please complete the request form. We are interested in reunions of any surnames common to western NC. We are posting info concerning both upcoming and past reunions. If your reunion has already been held this year, feel free to contact the person listed for info about the next reunion date.

Descendants of William Addington

tentatively scheduled for 2014
Blairsville, Georgia

Juanita Phillips
300 Green Road
Brevard, NC 28712
David Addington
All the details plus a registration form are available on our website:



Descendants of D. Hubbard and Emily Amanda (Welch) Allen

2nd Sunday in July

This year: July 13, 2014

Cowee Valley Community Center

Ruby Mine Road, Franklin, NC

A covered dish lunch will be served at 12 Noon

Bring pictures and family info to share.

For info contact:




Ammons Family Reunion

 July, 2013

Holly Springs Baptist Church

Contact: Bill Crawford at 828-524-2280.



119th Annual Reunion of the

Descendants of Mansfield and Harriett Black Anderson

 Third Sunday in September

This year:

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Macon County Coon Hunters’ Club

Wide Horizon Drive off Prentiss Bridge Road

Franklin, NC


Covered dish; eating utensils, paper goods furnished.

We had 80 family members answer the roll in 2007. This was the 113th reunion.
All descendants of Mansfield and Harriett Black Anderson are invited

for more info, contact:

Wanda Buchanan


Annual Arthur Reunion

Saturday June 21, 2014

4:00 PM

at the Pergola at Nathan Arthur’s

Arcadia – Highway 191 -  Avery’s Creek

Buncombe County

For more info, contact

Nathan Arthur


       Balfour Family Reunion

First reunion was held in 1969

Most of our family goes back to Col. Andrew Balfour, III, killed in Revolutionary War in Asheboro, North Carolina and his brother John Balfour, both of whom came  from Scotland.

Next Reunion: 2014

We have lots of history to share, and are happy to share info.

for more info, contact

Beverly Estlinbaum, Historian

 e-mail: JEstlinbaum@cox.net
web site: www.andrewbalfour.com


       Banks Family Reunion

Hernando, MS

Elberton, GA

This reunion is held in Hernando, MS, every other year in even-numbered years.

This reunion is held in Elberton, GA, every other year in odd-numbered years.

All Descendants of the

Thomas Banks and Elizabeth Chandler Family, 

Thomas Banks and Sarah Chandler,

Thomas Banks and Sarah Priddy Families,

 Ralph (Rafe) Banks and Rachel Alston Jones,

James Banks and Charity Alston, etc.,

 All Banks from Granville County, NC to Elbert County, GA


       Bird/Byrd Family Reunion

The Descendants of Clark and Mary (Curtis) Byrd

Fourth Sunday in September

this year: Sunday, September 28, 2014

Iotla MethodistChurch

Iotla Church Road

Macon County, NC

Covered dish lunch at 1 PM

for info, details and directions contact

Gloria Owenby



       Bradley Family Reunion

The Descendants of William “Bill” and Deborah (Roberts) Bradley

October 5, 2014

Oak Grove Baptist Church

Oak Grove Church Rd.

Macon County, NC 

Covered dish lunch at 12:45 PM

for info, details and directions contact

Wanda McWilliams



       George & Helen Brendle Maney Family Reunion

date to be announced

Morgan Pavillion
Deep Creek Rd In Bryson City
Covered Dish Lunch will start about 12:30

Anyone with family ties from either the Brendle side or the Maney side is welcome to attend.

Helen was the daughter of George and Hattie Sheppard Brendle of Alarka.

George was the son of James (Jim) and Vernie Martin Maney

For more information, contact:
Connie Maney Cunningham
Phyllis McDowell


       Brigman Reunion

 The 14th annual reunion of the descendants of

Solomon Brigman and Lucretia Holcombe Brigman

Solomon and Lucretia Brigman’s children were: 

Joel, Asa, Catherine Holcombe, Elizabeth Holcombe,

John Kelsey, Isaac, Owen and Solomon G. 

Fourth Sunday in September

This year: Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 at 12:00 noon

Beech Community Center

Reems Creek Road in Weaverville, NC. 

This will be a covered dish style picnic. 

We will eat around 12:30 pm. 

Please bring photos, etc. for sharing. 

For more information please call Margaret Brigman at 828-645-3217

or e-mail mhbrigman@aol.com.        


Bryson Annual Family Reunion

Third Saturday in July

This year: Saturday, July 19, 2014

Cullasaja School

For info contact Evelyn Bryson



         The Annual Burgin-Lytle Reunion

Date and time to be announced

For further info, call Barbara Meilhammer at 828-668-4212.


Burnette Family Reunion

Saturday August 2, 2014

10: AM. Till 4:00 PM

The Waynesville Recreation Picnic Area

 Vance Street

behind Bi-Lo

Waynesville, NC

   Covered Dish Lunch at Noon


Everett Stamey




       The Reunion of the Descendants of Jabez and Matilda Callahan

 of Madison County

Held in even years – next reunion 2014

Kathy Adams


       Chatham/Jenkins 85th Annual Reunion

Third Sunday in September

This year: Sunday September 21, 2014

Spring Mountain Community Center

807 Old Fort Road

Fairview (Buncombe County), NC. 

Contact  Philip Jenkins

PO Box 1253
Fairview NC 28730



       Cheek Family Annual Reunion

Saturday following July 4

This year: Saturday, July 5, 2014

Covered dish lunch – 1 PM

This year’s Reunion will be at the

South Macon Elementary School Cafeteria

Addington Bridge Road

Franklin, NC


Willa Jean Crane



       Corbin Family Reunion

Sunday before Labor Day

August 31, 2014

Covered Dish Lunch – 1:00 PM

Holly Springs Baptist Church

Franklin, NC


Kelly & Dayna Corbin



       Coward Family Annual Reunion

120th Coward Family Reunion

Second Sunday in June

This year: June 8, 2014

Picnic Pavilion and Park near the new track on the campus of WCU

Cullowhee, NC

Gather around 11:00 AM

Covered dish lunch


Lynn Riggsbee or John Tayloe


16th Annual Creasman Reunion

Reunion of the Decendents of 

Abraham & Emaline Creasman
William & Lucinda Creasman

First Sunday in August

This year: Sunday, August 3, 2014
Waynesville Town Park (old Hazelwood Town Park)

North Pine Street
Park has been reserved ALL DAY.

Waynesville, NC
Noon until ??

Covered Dish

We’ll plan on eating about 1 pm

… don’t forget drinks, lawn chairs,

and any games you or your children want or need

REMEMBER to bring your old photos,

family history, family stories and your camera 

Please call other relatives and friends

to let them know we would love to have them attend

Call, write or e-mail if there is someone to whom you want and invitation sent.
Come prepared to give me corrected addresses

for children, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, etc, etc.

Marilyn Creasman Earley, 6 Langley Street, Poquoson, VA 23662 

757-846-4334  or phs67grad@aol.com


Red Barnette, 515 Camalot Drive,Waynesville, NC 28786


Mary Ann & Oak Creasman, 
84 Church Street, Poquoson, VA 23662



       DeBruhl Family Reunion

2014 date to be announced

Lake Louise Community Center

30 Lakeview Drive
Weaverville, N.C. 28787

Covered dish lunch at 1 PM

Come bring a covered dish and enjoy reconnecting with your rich heritage and history 

For more information, contact:

Norman DeBruhl  301- 371- 9665   or

Marshall DeBruhl 828-230-8641


       Fisher Family Reunion

87th Annual Reunion for

The Descendants of James Washington Fisher, Sr.

(Revolutionary War Soldier-Maryland Militia)

MD to SC to NC

Annually – Saturday after Labor Day

This year: Saturday, September 6, 2014

Lake Toxaway Baptist Church

Lake Toxaway Church Rd.

Lake Toxaway, NC

(Transylvania County)

Business Meeting at 10:30 a.m. 

Covered dish lunch at Noon

Please bring a covered dish, lawn chairs, and family displays (tri-boards, etc.)

Get together from 5:00-10:00 p.m. at

Lake Toxaway Community Center

Slick Fisher Rd.

Lake Toxaway, NC

Patricia Cantrell

1509 Emerson Ave.

Columbus, GA  31907


For reunion/family information, details and directions contact:

Linda Maxwell-Fisher, Reunion President

(828) 883-9059 or





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