THS Class of 1971

40-Year Class Reunion 

Our 40-Year Reunion was held on July 22-23, 2011, in Temple, Texas, and we had a great time.  Almost 200 people were in attendance.  Thank you to everyone who made the reunion so much fun.

Becky Miller Henderson's Slideshow
Photographs from Main Event at Elks Lodge
Photographs from Friday Night Party at Ratibor
Photographs from Other Reunion Activities
Jim Marsh's Reunion Video
Marie Perry Kline's Video of "Just My Imagination"
Liza's Reunion Photograph Slideshow

Please send your reunion photographs and memories to

Committees and Organizers

A special thank-you goes to the many people who contributed so much to the reunion's success:


Dwain Burton
Jody Donaldson
Sandy Thompson Dixon
Linda June Reed Embrey
Facebookers (you know who you are)
Liza and Alan Farrow-Gillespie
Mike Fields
Susie and Gary Garrison
Tommy Harrison
Kay Bakke Haydon
Becky Miller Henderson
Donna Richardson Howell
Tommie Ann Farris Jacob
Bubba Johnson
Deborah Fuchs Jones
Aldo Knox
Cathy Heisch Koenig
Billy Lastovica
Becky Campbell and James Mullan
Melissa Heap Mullins
Angela Bishop Newman
     (and daughter Jourdan)
Paula Tippit Nottingham
Joanie Palla
Mike Payne
Roger Sadler
Cathy Matous Stewart
Kathy and Jerry Taylor
Debbie James Wade
Jessie Wall
Cherie Cox Wallace
     (and daughter Mandy)
These classmates met in Temple on June
11, 2011, to work on plans for the reunion.
Back row (left to right): Mike Fields, Jesse Wall
Middle row:Melissa Heap Mullins, Cherie Cox Wallace,
Jerry Taylor, Kay Bakke Haydon, Garry Garrison,
Cathy Heisch Koenig, Susie James Garrison,
Rebecca Campbell Mullan, James Mullan
Front row (kneeling): Joan Palla, Debbie Wade,
Angela Bishop Newman 










Reunion Events and Information

Friday, July 22, 2011

Casual get-together at Ratibor Country Grill
10226 FM 2086, Temple, TX 76501
(254) 984-2255
"On our own" burgers & steaks, beer, BYOB wine
6:30 p.m. to whenever
Late-night jam session (bring your guitar)

 Saturday, July 23, 2011

Contact Billy Lastovica (254-913-1546)

Barbecue dinner at Temple Elk's Lodge
2613 Airport Road, Temple, TX 76504
(254) 773-8985
Cash bar for beer, sodas, and set-ups
BYO liquor and wine


Preregistration cost: $17
Preregistration deadline: July 1, 2011
Cost at the door: $20

Make checks payable to "THS Class of 1971"
Mail to: Sandy Dixon, 617 Bluebonnet Lane, Temple, TX 76502
Please include name of each attendee, address, and email address.


The following hotels are offering a limited number of rooms at a discounted group rate:

Marriott Residence Inn (254-773-8400)
Hilton Garden Inn (254-773-0200)

Organizing Committee

Senior Banquet 1971Gary Garrison
Glenn Johnson
Linda Reed Embrey
Tommy Harrison

Facebook Group

FacebookJoin the conversation on our Facebook Group "Temple High School Class of 1971 Reunion," which is open to all members of the THS Class of 1971 and our families. To join, contact the group administrator.