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Helen Ford Wallace- Parties, Etc.-Feb. 17

Afternoon Tea, Colonial Williamsburg Dinner, Wedding Party, 70th Anniversary, Artists Reception
by Helen Ford Wallace Modified: February 15, 2013 at 6:35 pm •  Published: February 17, 2013

/articleid/3755913/1/pictures/1955168">Photo - Denise Northrup, Nancy Coats, Mary Fallin, Nedra Funk, Reta Strubhar.
Denise Northrup, Nancy Coats, Mary Fallin, Nedra Funk, Reta Strubhar.


Shower: Amy Spielberger and Will Rowntree were honorees at a party in the home of Lynne and John Alexander. Co-hosts were Ann and John Osborn, Lyn and Mark Patton, Mario and Dale Vaughn and Suzie and Dan Meyer.

Flowers: Centerpieces were white hydrangeas with baby's breath and green chrysanthemums.

Seen: Becky and Clay Taylor, Ally Payne, Ward Wagner, Lori and Brandon Stewart, Paige and Chad Woolbright. Becky, Ally, Lori and Paige are bridesmaids in the wedding, set for June in Tulum, Mexico.


Occasion: Mary and Mitchell Simon were honored at a 70th wedding anniversary/90th birthday luncheon, hosted by their children, Sandy Simon Childress, Edmond; Susan and Buster Simon, Stillwater; Michele Simon, Clinton, and Jo and Paul Simon, Weatherford. The party was in the couple's hometown of Clinton at the White Dog Inn.

Decor: Dozens of Mason jars were filled with red, pink and white flowers and an antique buffet with every Valentine candy imaginable was set up complete with personalized chocolates.

Guests: The 75 guests included Carletta and Dr. Ralph Simon, Elsie Simon and Dee Razook Massad.


Reception: A reception at the Howell Gallery honored Susan Stamm Evans and Dick Evans, both Santa Fe, N.M., artists. He creates abstract paintings based on landscapes and she is a sculptor who creates bronze works.

Guests: Carol and Mac Troy, Judy Hatfield, Saundra Naifeh, Joy and Sam Hammons, Jim Loftis, Jan and Richard Smith, Linda Haneborg, Terri Cooper, Nick Berry, Betsy Hyde, Michael Hightower, Larry Ottaway, Marsha and John Funk and Elizabeth and Joe Waner.


Party: The Art Group had an art showing recently. The theme was “Eye Candy for Your Sweetheart.”

Artists: Arden Barrett, Sharon Bozalis, Leslie Plowman Champlin, Jon Clarke, Betty Crow, Teri Cunningham, Pat Edwards, Barbara Fluty, Devon Hahn, Judy Hall, Jim Lyon, Debbie McCord, Bhupinder Obhrai, Margaret Pate, Suzanne Peck, Paul E. Plowman, Diana Robinson, Steve Seikel and Dorothy Woolbright.

Tri-Delta's Art with a Heart
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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