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by Helen Ford Wallace Published: December 14, 2007

In Oklahoma City for the recent Hannah Montana concert to celebrate twins Kinsey and Darbie Wilmes’ 9th birthdays were Ramey Brinkman, Claire Hagedorn, Ella Brinkman and Bennett Brinkman, front; Macy Farr, Chloe Cox, Madison Cook, Abby Tucker, Emilie James and Chauncey Beckner, second row, and Kinsey Wilmes, Morgan Hagedorn, Peyton Sirmons and Darbie Wilmes, back. (Photo provided)

Kinsey Wilmes, Emilie James and Darbie Wilmes check out Hannah Montana’s bus before the concert. (Photo provided).

TWINS CELEBRATE…Twins Kinsey and Darbie Wilmes of Altus celebrated their 9th birthdays with their friends and thousands of other screaming fans at the recent Hannah Montana concert in Oklahoma City.The twins’ mother Lynna Wilmes was hostess.
A group of 11 girls from Altus met for lunch and birthday cake at the Spaghetti Warehouse in Bricktown. Many of the concert -goers wore Hannah Montana tee shirts. One of the girls, Morgan Hagedorn, sported a wig to look like the popular singer. The girls then went to the Ford Center with fans who screamed and cheered and sang along with the Jonas Brothers and Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus.
Guests included Claire Hagedorn, Macy Farr, Chloe Cox, Madison Cook, Abby Tucker, Emilie James, Chauncey Beckner, Morgan Hagedorn, Peyton Sirmons. Friends Bennett, Ella and Ramey Brinkman, new Oklahoma City residents, joined the group for lunch.

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THETAS CELEBRATE SEASON….Angela and Jim Timberlake were hosts for the annual Kappa Alpha Theta alumni sorority’s Christmas party. Michelle Ellis was co-hostess.
Holiday decorations of boxwood and fresh pale green orchids and ribbons were on the mantles, stairway and dining room entrance. Large crystal vases were filled with apples and grapes, orchids and hydrangeas. Pale green hydrangeas and green berries were gathered in vases for the table centerpiece. There were Christmas trees in every room.
At the party was alumni club president and her husband Amy and David Cottrell. Others were Michelle and Mike Ellis, Ashley and Tom Parrish, Beth and Leo Portman, Kay and Gates Oliver, Sally and Randy Royse, Amy and Bruce Bockus, Marilyn Roth, Julee and John Coyle, Betsy and Bud White, Martha and Don Swift, Adelaide and Bill Liedtke, Lisa Elder, Susan and Pat Sigmon, Millie and Johnson Hightower and Penny and John McCaleb.

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FOR THE GIRLS….The beautiful home of Joan Maguire was the scene for the “Calories, Conversation and Christmas Cheer” party given by Maguire and Ann Johnstone. 175 women gathered for socializing. Frosted and glittering flowers, roses and poppies, hydrangeas were in a large urn on the buffet table.
Party foods included Christmas cookies, chicken on skewers, spring rolls and hot crab dip. Guests included Linda Rodgers, Pam Shdeed, Susan Parker, Martha Williams, Joan Kirkpatrick, Gladys Tucker, Anne Vose, Meg Salyer, Berta Faye Rex, Polly Nichols, Betsy O’Hara, Janie Axton, Anne Gray, Phyllis Stough, Barbara Simons and Jeanne Hoffman Smith.

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LOVELY PARTY…Three hostesses, Judy Love, Barbara Brou and Susan Johnston, invited friends to the Love home for some “Christmas Celebrating.” 500 Santa Claus figures were among the Christmas decorations, as well as red poinsettias, candles, hydrangeas and holiday ornaments. The buffet table was filled with holiday foods.
Guests included Janie, Addison and Averi Axton, Jane Thompson, Susan Edwards, Betty Crow, Gennie Johnson, Suzy Merritt, Kathy Loggie, Malia Love, Sharon Bozalis, Linda Rodgers, Harolyn Enis and Cathy Leichter.

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by Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor
Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for...
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