S: My First Mixbook!
BC: Love, Shelley
FC: Ron's Excellent Adventures 2008
1: Pop shows off Garrett's awards from first grade. Ron is surrounded by family at his retirement party at Easley High School.
2: Ron joins wife Shelley, sister Geri, brother Ken, sister-in-law Liz, and cousin Charlotte for a tour of Ireland.
3: Ron's siblings jump on dried peat. Ron and Shelley stand 700 feet above the ocean on Aran Island.
4: The Fones siblings stand on Fownes Street in Dublin. | There is always time for a pint of Guiness!
5: From jaunting car rides to the Cliffs of Moher, Ireland is beautiful. | Ron kisses the Blarney Stone.
6: Two history nerds enjoy Dun Angus Fort. | The end of a great Fones adventure in Ireland.
7: From Dublin to Stockholm for travels with Shelley's brother Travis and his wife Suellen.
8: Wherever he travels, Ron enjoys all things military .
9: With the striking resemblance, Ron and this gargoyle could be related. | Note the sculpted lizard below Ron' hand.
10: Pop loves to spend time with Colton, Graydon, and Cannon.
11: Ron loves spending time with Loren and Kelly too. | Add Allen, John Everett, and Jessica, and things can get crazy!
12: Jessica and John Everett are growing up so quickly.
13: From morning beignets to evening jazz, New Orleans was a great place to be in October.
14: From Lookout Mountain to Chicamauga, Chattanooga is a place to learn Civil War history.
17: Thanksgiving in Virginia is a time to count blessings.
18: Pop and Chase enjoy Christmas together. | Count our many blessings in South Carolina!
19: Pop helps Santa on Christmas morning.
20: In 1968, in Viet Nam, would you have thought you could experience such joy as you did in 2008?