Transcribed and Submitted by Brenda Webb
Forsyth County News (Dec 10, 1925-Dec 28, 1933) Micro film
May 1929 - Birthday Dinner
On Sunday May 12, 1929, the friends and relatives of Uncle George W. Owen met at his home and gave him a birthday dinner, it being his 85th birthday. Those present were:
From Gainesville; C.A. Stovall and family; J.B. Moore and family; Freeman Russell and family; Mrs. Asilee Wilson, Spark Jones and family, Monroe Jones, Mrs. _______ Townsend and son, C.E. Couch and family, Mrs. Ona Orr, W.O. Owen and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ovie Crowe
From South Carolina: Charlie Lackey? and family, W.W. Hallman, Mrs. Lillie Nix
From New Holland: Mrs. Annie Maddox, her three sons and three daughters and their families.
From Oakwood: Jack Childers, Mrs. Alice Cantrell and daughter.
From Flowery Branch: S.M. Cain and wife, George Crow and family.
From Atlanta: Col. Clarence Cain
From Buford: Mr. Alton Lyles and family, Mr and Mrs. George Owen, Clyde Owen and wife, Cleo Owen and family.
From the community: F.M. Porter and family, Robeert Patterson and wife, Mr. Dell Daniel, James Loggins and family, Fate Loggins, John Westbrook and family, Sam Westbrook and family, Royston Smith and family, Hubert Westbrook and family Ulus Whitmire and family, J.M Stanford and family, Lee Price, Mrs. Martha Martin, Charlie Martin and family, M. J. Wood and family, H.G. Howard and family, Mrs. Lena Holland, Jim Bennett and family, Andy Nix and family, Mrs. Annie Bell Childers and family, T.R. Brice, Dr. and Mrs. Geo P. Brice and several others.
In the afternoon the crowd begin to leave wishing Mr. Owen more happy birthdays.