2016 Reunion

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JULY 8-10-,2016

Mountain City Tennessee

Hosts: Kathy and John Brookshire of Mountain City (Kathy(423)727- 6483 or (423)213-9360. Email address is cowpokeandme@hotmail.com)



Claire Wiebel, new President elect and her husband win the quilt thatVonda Hillman made and donated.


Cousins: Barbara Greer - Delaware,and Beth DuBoise - California

First time attendees!  Cousins Robin Birch Kurtz and Kelly Birch Reynolds (sisters) from CA and Cyndi DuBoise Clark, from TN.

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The Shown Family photo of the FREDERICK Line

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The Shown Family photo of *5 Generations* of the FREDERICK Line

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More information and details coming shortly.  Please mark your calendar to join the family in the location where our Forebearers, Barbara and Leonard Shoun, settled and reared their 17 children, from whom all the identified thousands of descendants (to whom we refer as "Cousins") have originated from. 


Come and see your roots!


Mountain City, TN web site


2016 Sh--n Family Reunion


Mountain City, Tennessee

July 8-9-10

Hosts John and Kathy Brookshire would like to invite all of our Sh--n cousins.

Early Arrivers Festivities begin on Thursday, July 7.

We will gather at Richard & Mary Lee Trenthem's place at 6 pm at

825 Gentry Cemetery Road, Laurel Bloomery, TN for a cookout, fun and games.

Friday morning, July 8

Gather at the Welcome Center for a time of Visiting, Meeting new cousins &


Friday evening, July 8

Gather at Roan Creek Elementary School (same as 4 years ago) for meal and


Saturday, July 9

Gather at the Welcome Center for more fellowship. We hope to have some

additional activities this day for both children and adults. Anyone interested in an

antique shopping trip, please indicate this on your registration form.

Live Auction follows immediately after dinner Saturday night.

Bring items that would be good for the auction (as many Sh--n related as possible).

Sunday, July 10

Reunion concludes with breakfast and our Business Meeting at Farmers BBQ.

We encourage all Members to stay for this important meeting.

If you have any questions or suggestions, please fill free to contact us:

John Brookshire 423-213-9360

Kathy Brookshire 423-213-9714 email address is


MOTELS & ACCOMODATIONS NEARBY -- FYI - we do not recommend the local motels.


Iron Mountain Inn B&B 423-768-2446 Also has house and chalet available.

Silver Keys B&B 423-727-9451

Prospect Hill B&B 423-727-0139

Gentry Creek Victorian Inn and Stables 423-727-7080

Sugar Hollow 423-768-3105

Brookside Mountain Cottages 866-220-2111

Cherokee Forest Mountain Cabins 423-768-4484