S: Willis*Atkins*Coburn Family Reunion 2011
BC: Created by Queenie Willis
FC: 2011 WILLIS-ATKINS COBURN
1: A WEEKEND OF FUN FOR EVERYONE
3: Registration 07/15/2011
7: "In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." - Abraham Lincoln
8: so many | Family Picnic 07/16/2011
9: LIVE WELL LAUGH OFTEN LOVE MUCH
10: The family enjoyed a fun filled day at Fort Desoto State Park. Plenty of food, lots of games & activities & a beautiful ocean view
13: Linda & Josie were our first year reunion winners of the Spade Tournament.
14: so many
15: Banquet Party 07/16/2011
16: As family arrived they were able to sit down to a nice southern meal and enjoy the evening.
18: Brandon Coburn | Christopher Johnson | Denise Word | Artis Tillman | TALENT NIGHT
19: Anita Walker | Gregg Woods | Lori Washington
20: Winner of 2011 Family Reunion Talent Night ARTIS TILLMAN
21: Brandon wowed us with a rap, while Christopher serenaded us with his saxophone. Artis danced the night away, while Anita song a lovely melody. Denise shared a little R&B & Gregg took us back to yester year. Lori, well she took us to church. Wow, what a well rounded evening.
22: BEST DRESSED CONTEST
23: Our contestants gave their best. Jovoncia walked her way into winning the ladies competition. While Davell & Jerry tied for the win.
25: Barbara Coburn was recognized for her hardwork & dedication in notifying family members about the reunion
26: Dan Atkins Acknowledged Mom & Aunt Juanita as Matriarchs & remaining two siblings of the Atkins clan. | Larry Willis Expressed how he had been praying since the age of 13 for a family reunion. A chance to meet his fathers' people. He states "I was delayed, but not denied" | Davell Coleman Shared that he was the eldest of Elretha's 11 kids & how he has enjoyed meeting everyone | Barbara Willis Shared expressions of gratitude & love for her mother & Aunt Juanita.
27: Andre Lytle Gave honor to his mother, Louise Washington & Aunt Ann Walker as his inspirations | Carla Hoy McAdams Shared how her family came all the way from Arkansas, to represent on behalf of her mother ( Aunt Laurene ) | Lori Washington Shared what a wonderful weekend they have experienced & states "They're looking forward to hosting the next reunion in Colorado"
28: Gregg Woods was the nights Grand Prize winner. He was the recipient of a one week paid vacation. Although it was a little hard to tell since Rose so graciously ran to accept it.
30: illis | W
31: tkins | A
32: oburn | C
33: illis | W
34: tkins | A
35: oburn | C
36: After enjoying a wonderful family breakfast, some of us attended Sunday Service. | 07/17/2011
37: Sunday's sermon was truely inspiring. Pastor Pope Sr. made a comparison of the family unit to the tools in a toolbox. He was on point.
38: Larry Willis, Elretha Atkins Willis, Juanita Atkins Butler, Louise Coburn Washington & Ann Coburn Walker | Matriarchs of the Willis - Atkins - Coburn Families
39: Your Host / Hostess For 2011 Family Reunion in Tampa, FL