Coats family to gather Sept. 29
Descendants of Amos “Babe” and Lenora Wood “Nora” Coats will gather Sunday Sept. 29, at Clemmons Educational State Forest on Old Highway 70 about 1.3 miles west of Clayton. A picnic under the pavilion will begin at 12:30 p.m. Family members are encouraged to display historical information, articles, photos and other memorabilia.
Descendants of Ransome Bennett “Bud” Strickland will gather from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, at Wilson’s Mills Baptist Church, 652 Swift Creek Road. For more information, call Wayne Strickland at 919-965-1415.