Wedding 24 Linda Lee Mims Martin
Wedding 23 Linda Lee Mims (Mrs. Rob Martin)
22 Wedding Linda Mims
Wedding 21 - Mrs. Bobby Hudson... Was her name Rita Jacks?
There is a grave in the Gardens of Memory Cemetery (Row 8;
Garden of the Fountain of Youth for Rita Hudson born 1936 died 1969
next to her is a grave for Robert W. "Rusty" Hudson born 1959 died 1978.
Also in the same plot are the graves of Bobby's parents
John Wesley Hudson born 22 May 1912 died 9 Nov. 1992 SMLU US NAVY WWII
Police Officer - Father of Johnny and Bobby Hudson MHS graduates ..double
marker with Leverne Shoultz Hudson born 9 Jul 1915 died 20 Dec 1999 Beloved Mother.
Wedding 20. Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Hudson, (Class of 1955)
If you know who the bride the name of the bride's parents e-mail email@example.com and tell us who they were.
Weddings 19- Betty Sue Lewis again, CLass of 1956
Weddings 18 - Betty Sue Lewis, Class of 1956
Wedding Choctaw 18-2 Was this the Husband of Betty Sue Lewis? (jpeg 59-2)
Weddings 17. Jeannine Mobley (Class of 1956)
Married James Rhea Love, (Class of 1956)
Photo by Robert Grambling
Weddings 16. Ann Machen, Class of 1954.
She married Tine H. Harrison.
Photo by Bob Grambling
Wedding 15 - JoAnn Fontenot and Nolan Bailey
The bride is Jo Ann Fontenot daughter of Joe Fontenot and Abbie Wimberly.
The groom is the son of Ralph Wayne and Nova Bailey.
They were the first couple to be married in the new, back then,
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, in Ringgold.The photo was taken by Mattingly Studios of Minden....Mr. Mattingly, of course.
Weddings 14 - The lady on the right is
Mary Elizabeth Richardson Bevill is
The lady on the left sang at the wedding
daughter of Dr. & Mrs. Tom Richardson
Wedding Music - Ave Maria by "the Minden Music."
The singer in the wedding picture with Mary Elizabeth
is Eddie Jayne Kleineggar
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Kleineggar
She had a beautiful voice!
identified by Ellen Baskerville
Photo by Mattingly
13. Weddings of Paul Matherne and Stella Lowe
12 Wedding Music ( March 1956) for the Lowe - Searles Wedding- Margaret Ann Perritt, sang, organist: Becky Lou Jones.
Wedding was held at the First Methodist Church on Main ST.
11 Matherne-Lowe Wedding Party (1956 First Methodist Church, Minden )
Front row left: Bridesmaid Barbara Bergeron from Houma, LA , (the grooms sister);
Maid of Honor: Jo Ann Richardson;
Bride: Stella Theresa Lowe; Groom: Paul Bernard Matherne of Houma, La, both bride and groom attended Centenary College; Best Man: David Hardy also of Houma, LA
Back row L-R the future Reverend Terrell Lowe (Stella's uncle -only 4 yrs older); second is friend Leonard Colvin; Melvin McConnell (1st cousin from Springhill, LA, & Wynn Stanton / friend from Centenary College.
(Rev. Flowers officiated , ( not pictured).
# 10 Matherne-Lowe Wedding (1956) L-R Father of the Bride: Prentiss Winifred Lowe; mother of the bride and Prentiss's first wife: Laura Theresa McConnell Lowe of Minden, LA ,
Bride :Stella Theresa Lowe and Groom Paul Bernard Matherne, of Houma, LA both attending Centenary, and Grooms mother: Ada Matherne of Houma, LA.
good friend of mine. She married Forest Grimes.
She is a widow now. She lives in Sulphur, La. She had an
older sister. They lived down the hill from the school...might
have been Richardson Street.
Identified by Nan Hunter Castle.
#8 Wedding: Thomas Daniel Searles and Edna Lowe leaving First Methodist Church
Wedding 7 In this picture of my parentís wedding are the following people on the back row: Margaret Perrit (Ednaís best friend), Mary Lou Searles (not Hathia, Hathia is in the picture below this one with her sister Cecile), Eugene Searles, Becky Jones, Prentiss Lowe. The next row is Stella Lowe, Edna, Tommy, Gay Hardy, and I donít know the other two people.
Identified by Prentiss Searles, son of Edna and Tommy Searles
L-R Front Row: Stella Theresa Lowe, sister of the bride;
Bride: Edna Winifred Lowe; Groom: Tom/Tex /Tommy/ Thomas Daniel Searles;
Best Man: Carol Gay Hardy,
Pastor, Rev. Joyner, beloved Minister of First Methodist Church when Edna was a little girl; and mother of the Bride, Laura Theresa McConnell Lowe, first wife of Prentiss Winifred Lowe of Minden, La.
L-R Back row: Margaret Perritt, Mary Lou Searles, mother of the groom Eugene Harve Searles, father of the groom, and Becky Lou Jones, grooms first cousin and friend of Edna's.
#6 Wedding: Stella Theresa Lowe, Class of 52, sister of the Bride Edna Winifred Lowe; Groom: Tom/Tex /Tommy/ Thomas Daniel Searles ; and Best Man Carol Gay Hardy
Wedding 5 Cecile Searles
If you know her name e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Searles 4 Hathia and Cecile Searles, Tommy's sisters
Identified by Ann Mays Harlan
Wedding 3 - Edna Lowe (Class of 54) and Tommy Searles (55)
Identified by Earlene Mendenhall Lyle
Does anyone know who the Preacher is?
The minister that married them was Dr. Joyner, a retired preacher
at the time. He lived in Minden, but was Edna's favorite pastor.
Wedding 2 Edna Lowe and Tommy Searles
Identified by Earlene Mendenhall Lyle
MindenMemories@AOL.COM and tell us who they are.
Wedding 1 - This is Peggy Wise's wedding to Loye Jones.
Marianne Colvin was her bridesmaid
Does anyone recognize this wedding party?
If so, e-mail MindenMemories@AOL.COM and tell us who they are.
Wedding 54 - 2 L-R, Patsy Marie Gilbert, Bonnie Sanders, W. D. Roberts and Tommy Branch.
Wedding 54-1 Mr. & Mrs. ______ Roberts; W. D. Roberts,(Class of 1953, Bonnie Sanders, class of 1955
and her mother...Mrs. Helen Gilbert Sanders who was a daughter of Mr. & Mrs. A. P. Gilbert. If you know their
given names e-mail us and tell us at email@example.com
(Identified by Matt Gilbert)