Jacks Reunion Held Sunday August 11, 1926
Relatives and friends to the number of 60 gathered at the Center M.E. Church in Fayette County for their fifth annual reunion.
A letter of greeting to relatives and friends from L.F. Jacks, of Ithaca, Neb., was read and a few moments of silent reverence was maintained by the company before partaking of the bountiful picnic dinner served on a 30 ft. table.
The meeting was presided over by the President, Mrs. Rose Jacks Sears. The song, “Jesus is Calling” was sung. A poem, written by Mrs. Rose Bentley, pertaining to family was read by her daughter, Miss Mary, and was greatly enjoyed by all.
The same officers were elected for the coming year. The meeting was closed by the singing of “In the Sweet By and By”, with Mrs. Eva Jacks Adsit presiding at the piano.
The next reunion will be held at the home of Lewis and Eva Adsit in Chillicothe, the second Sunday in August, 1927.
Those present to enjoy the day were Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Jacks, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Thompson, of Jamestown, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Adsit, of Chillicothe; Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Adsit of Greenfield; Mr. and Mrs. Albert Jacks, of Bowersville; Mr. and Mrs. Oakley Edgington and sons, of Xenia; Mr. and Mrs. Russell Trout and son, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Trout, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Huffman and children, all of Washington C. H., C. L. Daughterty and daughters of Leesburg; Mr. and Mrs. S. L. Beal and son of Port William; Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Bentley and son of Lees Creek; Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Sears and daughter, Mrs. Nancy Jacks, Mr. and Mrs. George Hunt and children, Miss Mary Bentley, D. H. Adams, Mr. and Mrs. William Little, and Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Little, all of Sabina; and Mr. and Mrs. John Black and children of Wilmington.
(Contributed To Genealogy Trails by Lori Hellmund from family records)