S: A History of our Family
BC: To fully experience life you must dance the dance .
FC: Our Family History | "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."
1: Travel with me through the pages of life . . . | Long ago I gave Jimmie the key to my heart . . .even though he is gone. . . .he holds the key still... .
2: Paris, France after V.E. Day (1940's) This post card home offered a glimpse of the world beyond St. Louis, Mo. | Johnson Shut In in Missouri; definitely not exotic. Familiar, comfortable, a piece of Midwest Americana oft visited, long remembered. | James Elliott somewhere in France during World War II 1945
3: Like branches on a tree, our lives may grow in different directions yet our roots remain as one. | Jean, Chris, Florence, Ila, Earl, and Jewel | Bertha Lee Johnson Newton | John Oscar Newton | Most of the Newton "kids"
4: Bertha Lee Johnson Newton is the woman in all dark clothing: right, front row | Old photos are heirlooms of the past...
5: Robert Fawcett Family | Bob and Paula Fawcett 25th Wedding Anniversary Nov. 8, 2005 | Bonnie Elliott Johnson Paula Elliott Fawcett
6: When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. ~Joyce Brothers | Norma Jean | Daddy Jim Elliott | Momma, (Ila Elliott), Bonnie, Paula, & Joyce
7: Baby Paula Elliott and Aunt Jean Newton Kaiswe | Norma Jean, Buddy, Clifford, Mom (Ila) | Joyce and Bonnie | Ila and Jim Elliott | Paula Elliott
8: with vintage pictures you get a peek into the reality of the past | Ila Irene Newton Price Elliott | Joyce, Mom, Dad, Bonnie, and Paula in front | Joyce, Ila , and Paula Elliott | Earl Newton | Ila Newton | J.L. Newton | Florence Newton | Ila and Jim Elliott
9: Always on Easter Paula would get a new dress, spring coat, hat, new shoes and dress gloves. Does anyone today even wear dress gloves? Can Jimmy and Margaret really be grown? This is how I remember them.
10: Paula Jeanette
11: Do you remember the "fins" on the old Plymouth cars? We thought that was so sleek looking! | Paula's favorite car... wasn't it yellow? | Hard to beat a "candy Apple Red" Mustang from the 60's. I just wish we still had it!!!
12: Bonnie, Joyce, and Paula...do you know who is who?
13: Paula was about five when she visited santa. It is also the only picture of her with straight hair! little did she know that this picture would last so many years!!!
14: Our most treasured family heirlooms are our sweet family memories. | Chocolate Easter eggs are the BEST... | just ask Rebecca!!!
15: Laughing, dancing, reading, and hugging... cost nothing but mean everything
16: Joy and Ed
17: Bob and Paula renew their wedding vows
18: Melanie and Nathan Vogt April 19, 2001
19: Melanie and Nathan's wedding | Paula and Melanie | Matthew, Eric, Paula, Bob, Melanie, Nathan, Mark, Paul, and Rebecca | Christopher and Taylor | Melanie and Taylor
20: Margaret and Bob Cuba's wedding
24: Billy, Jenny, Missy, Jeff, Mike, and Mary
25: Joy's kids | Joyce Caroline | baby Joy
28: Mom's and Jeff's birthday celebration.
30: The Cuba Family | Bob, Margaret, Taylor, Geoffrey, and Andrew
32: Jeannie and Bryan renewed their wedding vows. It turned out to be very beautiful. | And their kids are pretty good looking too! Jonathan, Bryan Jr. and Dannielle
33: Patty's wedding was in a small church in Overland, I believe. Paula had just cut her hair and it was shorter than it had ever been. She sang, " In The Garden,< at the wedding. It was somewhat impromptu but turned out ok. Aunt Paula said it was a gift to Patty (hope Patty thought it was a gift.)!! | Many years later, a still beautiful Patty, poses for a picture with her beloved Daddy, James Price
34: Radiant Bride | Christy and Kyle
37: Dustin and Julie's summer spectacular
38: Beautiful Bride Becky
39: Donnie and Sara's nuptials
41: Ruth Hughes at her daughter Carol's wedding | Harold and Carol Hughes father and daughter! | Shirley Hughes
44: Bonnie and Bob Johnson renew their wedding vows
45: Bradford and Fannie Mayberry 60th anniversary | Mom and Dad - Jim and Ila Elliott 30th wedding anniversary
46: Joy and Mike Barb and J.P. Paula and Eric
47: Rebecca and Matthew Fawcett | Mark and Paul Fawcett | Melanie and Eric Fawcett
48: Melanie | When Melanie was confirmed, Grandma Elliott came to Wichita to share her big day.
50: I think Paul got his love of flying from his dad!
51: Mark | Eric | Mark | Paul
54: Fawcett family through the years
56: Norma Jean and Clifford Ray | Clifford's kids Debbie, Gary, Tammy, Kathy, Becky, Scott, Bob, Mike, Larry
57: Earl and Gen Newton | Jewel Newton Lovelady Dover, Arkansas | Genevieve, Earl, & Ila | Mark Newton | Genevieve Newton | Barbara and Wilson Newton Jr., Wilma Lovelady | Ila Newton Elliott | Florence Newton Christie
58: Ray and Jim Christie 150 Elbring Dr. | 5312 | Kirkland | Kathy, Ray, Nancy Christie | 1326 Pennsylvania | Joy, Paula, Bonnie | Daddy | Momma | Joyce Caroline | Bonnie Louise | Wilson and Racheal Newton (California) | Jean, Florence, Jimmy, Leonard, Ray, Leon, Paula | Smith Ave. / Sikeston, Mo. | St. Louis, MO
59: cousins | Jeff, Eric, Mark, Matthew, Paul, Mike | Jackie | Barbie, Tammy, Kathy | Christy | The Boys Are Back In Town
60: James Irvin Elliott | Bradford and Fannie Mayberry | Brad and Fannie | Flora and Fannie: James' older sisters
61: Jacob and Virginia Elliott
62: Fawcett kids
64: Christies, Newtons, Elliotts, and Kaisers, oh, my!! | Ila Elliott, Jim and Deb Christie, Florence and Leonard Christie | Earl Newton Ila Newton Elliott | Jean Newton Kaiser | Jean and Linda Kaiser Florence Christie Cleo and Kevin Newton Ila Elliott
66: Jim, Chris, and Ila at the Lake House at Lake Killarny | Larry Taylor | Chris and Bill
67: Amanda, Vince, Stacy | Larry, Nancy, Stacy Taylor | One of the last times Paula was able to take Aunt Chris her favorite...watermelon! It was a great visit with Chris, Ila and Paula
68: Mark and Jennifer
69: Grandma Elliott with assorted grandkids! | Scott | Alicia | Sarah | Chris | Michael | Jonathan | Michelle | Brittany
71: The Johnsons
72: Caitlyn | Alex | Caitlyn | Gracie Johnson | Caitlyn Johnson | Alex Johnson
73: Donald Lee Johnson
74: Renee and Patty | Buddy
75: Renee will live forever in our memories of her.
76: Jeff, rebecca, matthew and Grandma elliott | august 2009
77: Family brings light to the spirit a bright beacon to the soul and a smile to the countenance
78: Scott and Christopher
83: "Angels we have heard on high" | In Excelsis Deo