Faulk family members gather for family reunion
A family reunion was held on April 24 and 25 at the Faulk camp in Ebenezer for the descendants of Willis and Lola Hayes Faulk.
Children of the couple include Beryl Faulk, Billie Foreman, Frances Saver, Nina Spell, Cecil Faulk, Frank Faulk
and the late Marlene Morgan and Walterene Ashby. Honored as the oldest family member present was Beryl Faulk. The youngest member was baby Chloe Ashby. Frances Sarver of Texas City, Texas traveled the farthest.
The event began on Friday evening with a wienie roast and ice cream party. On Saturday, a barbecue dinner of chicken, pork steaks and sausage with all the trimmings was enjoyed by all. Family members enjoyed eating, visiting, looking at old photographs, a silent auction of items brought by members and a cake walk.
Family members traveled from Crowley, Roberts Cove, Mire, Indian Bayou, Baton Rouge, Lake Arthur, Duson, Abbeville, Rayne, Moss Bluff, Reddell and Texas City, Texas.
There were 77 family members attending including Beryl Faulk, Nina Spell, Barry Spell, Mona Gill, Jenny and Pam Abshire, Jeremy and Amanda Abshire, Scott and Darlene Petry, Danielle Robinson, Frances Sarver, Annie Bertrand, Frank, Susan and Brandon Faulk, Kelly Bebo, Natasha, Emma and Lahne Broussard, Raymond, Tiffany and Paige Lormand, Huey and Billie Foreman, Karl and Pat Bertrand, Jerry Foreman, Miranda and Trinti Semons, Julie and Hanna Benoit, Richard and Jan Meaux, Carlton Foreman, Katrina Rizzuto, Felicia and Ava Vidrine, Chris, Debbie and Megan Velck, C.W., Joyce and Melody Faulk, Joel, Mary and Jacob Faulk, Scott Debra, Addy, Mallory and Cameron Faulk, David and Opal Ashby, Sr. Charles and Cynthia Ashby, Cody Ashby, Casey and Chloe Ashby, Ricky and Sue Spell, Travis Bertrand, Nickolaus Bertrand, David and Cindy Ashby, Jr., Joseph Benoit, Hayden Evans, Scott Ashby, Jacy Morgan, Evelyn Spaetgens, Tony Bourgeois, Christopher Velck, Justin Courville, Haylie Boulet and Haven Evans.