The 68th annual Cooper reunion was hosted Aug. 12 at the Mountain Farm Campground below Harman.
Reunion President Tim Turner gave the morning welcome. Congregational singing and devotions were shared by Merry Lou Vance and Turner.
Prizes were awarded to the following: eldest lady, Kathleen Harman, 84 years; eldest gentleman, Bob Lawrence, 80 years; youngest baby, Bronson Guy Vance, 6 months; traveling farthest, Daryl Harman, 275 miles; and newlyweds, Rex Jay and Megan Vance, married three years.
Door prizes were won by: Billie Ann Wymer, Larry Snyder, Shannon Lambert, James Lambert, Lilly Harman, Merry Ellen Dice, Jonnie Ann Lane Skidmore, Bob Lawrence, Bernice Thompson, Betty Joyce Mayes, Merry Lou Vance, Sharon Harman, Marlene Snyder, Rex Jay Vance, Carolyn Dolly, Joy VanDevender, Marjorie Lawrence, Mark Bennett, Jonathan Cooper, Daryl Harman, Scott Powell, Rex Vance, Van Wymer, Glenn Kisamore, Kathleen Harman and Jesse Dolly.
Officers for next year are Tim Turner, president; Jonnie Ann Lane Skidmore, vice president; Merry Ellen Dice, treasurer; and Merry Lou Vance, secretary.
Those who entertained with musical instruments and singing were Dwight Cooper, Mark Bennett, Delores Dolly, Merry Ellen Dice and Merry Lou Vance. There were 41 registered in attendance.