MINDEN CITY CEMETERY GHOST WALK
NOVEMBER 10, 2007
Photograph's compliments of Ann Mays Harlan, class of 1958
AH1, L-R, Jim Gritzbaugh, Roy Baggett, (1955) and Mary Baggett
Jim is the spouse of Sherry Gresham Gritzbaugh, class of 1955
You are looking at three Texans. Roy is a retired college professor, Mary is a retired School Supt.
Jim still owns and operates a foil stamp and embossing company in Houston, Texas. He enjoys his
work and doesn't plan to retire until he reaches the age of one hundred two.
AH2, L-R, Joe Luck, (1958 ) Ann Harlan (1958) and Joan Wiley Luck (1952)
Ann was a guide at the Cemetery on Saturday. Joe & Joan played the parts of their ancestors,
Bill Luck and Theo Vance Rendall on the guided tour at the Ghost Walk.
AH3, John Walker (1958) and Bobby Moorehead (1954) Johnny Walker lives in
the state of Florida. We are always glad to see Johnny and Bobby at our events.
Seated in the table behind them in the black suit I see Verna Nash Morris (1955)
and Betty Jean Jones Palmer (1955) This was their first time to come to our Ghostwalk.
Verna lives in Wetumpka, Alabama. It had been over fifty years since we had seen her.
Betty Jean lives in Springhill.
AH4. L-R, Verna Nash, Bobbie Nash Brevard (1957) and Mary Baggett
Bobbie became a nurse after her children got grown and is now a resident of Jefferson, Texas.
AH5 - Sheila Kirkikis, Seated behing Sheila are Maria Kirkikis and Ikey Kirkikis
Sheila is the wife of Ikey, class of 1952. They are residents of the state of Illinois.
Maria is the wife of Dr. Steve Kirkikis, Class of 1553. They live in Shreveport, La.
AH6 - Sandra Richardson Walsh (1958) came all the way from Florida to see the Ghostwalk
and attend the banquet and renew old friendships. Seated beside her is Kay Cunningham Davis also
from the class of 1958. Kay lives in Shreveport, Louisiana.
AH7 - Rob Martin (1955) and Dr. Steve Kirkikis (1953) back at the Holiday Inn
There were quite a few MHS graduates who stayed at the Holiday Inn.
AH8 - Richard Campbell, Class of 1964 and Lynda Minter Russell, Class of 1963
Richard Campbell is a well known Minden historian. I see Billy Kidd (1954) standing on the
left talking to the servers and Wanda Monzingo Ballard, a well known Minden artist seated
behind Lynda on the right.
AH9 - Nell Dulany Couch, 1947 and Andrew "Drew" Chreene (Doyline 1955)
Nell was one of the beauties the year she graduated. Today, she lives in Crosby, Texas.
All of Drew's children were born in Minden and attended school there.
AH10 - Linda Lee Mims (1955) and Rob Martin (1955) of Seabrook, Texas
Linda is a retired educator. Rob retired from IBM
Behind Linda, I can see Karen Dulany in the green sweater. She lives in Nebraska. Jay Dulany in the red shirt...he lives in Alaska. Drew Chreene is seated behind Rob. He lives in Minden.
AH 11: Mary Smith – Class of 1958 and Jimmie Lou Voorhies -- Class of 1960
AH12 - Lee Anderson, Joyce Dulany Anderson, Class of 1953, and John Dulany, class of 1958
Lee and Joyce Dulany live in New Haven, Indiana. John and his wife, Karen, reside in Omaha,
Nebraska. This was the first time some of us had seen Joyce since she graduated in 1953.
AH13 - Karen Dulany (wife of John) and Jay Dulany, Class of 1962. Jay came all the way from Alaska to be with his family and to see the Ghost Walk. The Dulany family is buried in the Minden City Cemetery in Section G-1. His Mom was a super nice lady. We dedicated a page on the Minden Memories site to her. She was Jewel Amazone "Jack" Wood. Jack married N. A. "Frenchy" Dulany. They were my neighbors when we lived on Police St. When they moved JoAnn Baggett and Richard McComic moved in their home.
AH14 -The head of Dr. Steve Kirkikis,(1953) Ikey Kirkikis (1952) and Maria Kirkikis (wife of Dr. Kirkikis) Sheilia, wife of Ikey is seated with her back to Maria. Dr. Kirkikis and Maria live in Shreveport. He is now retired. Ikey is working in Carbondale, Illinois.
AH15 - Ikey Kirkikis, (1952) Greg Grambling,(1968)and Dora Albritton from Union Parish.
Greg lives in Ruston, La. and teaches in Union Parish.
(Note: Waynette Farrington Sharon was in the hotel but we did not get her picture.)