Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 8:00 pm
REELFOOT REUNION — Recently, the truck drivers and garage personnel of the former Reelfoot Packing Co. met at Another Thyme to enjoy seeing one another again and to relate takes of the past. This is the 13th year the group has met. In the past year, those among the group who died were Jerry “Mouse” Moss and Phillip Miles. Attending to share memories were (first row, from left) Billy Revell of Union City, Glen Butler of Martin, R.C. Crews of Union City, Johnny Bryant of Union City, Jere Baldridge of Union City, Ed Morris of Woodland Mills, (second row) Harold Huey of Troy, Kent Wheatley of Union City, Steve Connell of Union City, Robert Coble of Union City, Leonard Todd of Union City, (third row) Hayward Laster of Union City, Bill Morris of Union City, Mickey Graham of Union City, David Morris of the Crystal community, Terry Windstead of Memphis, (fourth row) Doug Rambo of Texarkana, Ark., L.D. Adkins of Union City, Lanny Callicott of Union City, (fifth row) Junior Rowland of Martin, Jimmy Moore of Kenton, Ned Bigelow of Polk Station community, (sixth row) John Dacus of Dukedom, Billy McMillin of South Fulton, David Weeks of Martin, George A. Jones of Cayce, Ky., Larry Ransom of Union City and Bobby Ford of Montgomery, Ala. Also attending was Jimmy Yates of Union City.
Published in The Messenger 10.10.12