Rowland-Perkins Family Reunion Set July 30 At Riceville

Friday, June 17, 2016

The Rowland-Perkins Family Reunion will be Saturday, July 30, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Jones Chapel United Methodist Church, 381 County Rd 775, Riceville, Tn., in McMinn County.

Descendants of Andrew and Marie Margaret Hartzell Roland, Abraham and Mary Perkins Rowland, James David and Elzira Sarah Hughes Perkins, John Harrison and Catherine Elizabeth Perkins Morton, James M. and Margaret Perkins Rowland are all invited to attend.

Most Rowland and Perkins of McMinn County and surrounding areas are related.

Bring your favorite covered dishes to share at the noontime luncheon. We have some of the best cooks in the county! All paper products and ice will be provided. Plan to spend the day getting to know your relatives and enjoy the day together.

Please bring any family news of births, weddings, deaths, address changes, pictures, stories, Bibles, etc. and any new research you have done on the Rowlands and Perkins of the past and present. If you have any type talent such as singing, playing an instrument, story telling or telling jokes and would be willing to perform, please let us know.

For more information contact:

Glenda Rowland  gabps@comcast.net

or Call Larry Rowland 423-336-2953


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