Graham Dennis Stowell was born April 9 at 7:54 a.m. at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lonetree, Colo. Graham weighed 5 lbs. 11 oz. and was 18.5” long. His parents are Dennis and Sherri-Jo (Keener) Stowell of Aurora, Colo. Sherri-Jo is originally from Perrin.
Grandparents are Alinda Keener of Fort Worth, and George and Ann Stowell of Gunnison, Colo. Great-grandparents are Audie and Martha Thompson of Weatherford, and Al and Caroline Farnsworth of Idaho.
Other proud family members originally from the Jack County area include Aunt Shalee Keener (Denver), great uncles and aunts Greg and Jo Geer (Gunnison, Colo.) and Doug and Sherri Montgomery (Lipan), and cousins Cameron Geer, Colby Geer, Carly Montgomery and John David Montgomery.
Descendants of the Cullen and Minota Roe family met for their 9th annual Roe family reunion on Sunday, May 12, with 25 in attendance.
They meet in the home of Kathy and Roger Pruitt of Perrin. They all enjoyed a pot luck meal, then as the adults shared memories, the children had the fun of the country life playing outdoor games and taking hikes. Most of the family live in the Ft. Worth area.
The Perrin Memorial Day Services will be held on Sunday, May 19, at the Perrin Memorial Garden.
Mitchell Park will be having special events for the Memorial Day celebration May 24-27, there will be an Elvis impersonator and their 6th annual Crazy Hat Parade. Also included are other activities with trophies and games.
Perrin FFA attended the Oil Belt District Degree Check and Convention on Monday, April 29, in Jacksboro. FFA member Kaitlyn Salazar ran for Area IV FFA officer and won the position of Area Vice President. Eric Hall and Katie Blakeley ran for a District Officer position and got elected President and Vice President. FFA members participated in the Progressive Agriculture Safety Day held in Jacksboro on April 30. Fifth-grade Students from Perrin and Jacksboro were in attendance.