Johnson and Millie Hightower were at the Lotus Club dinner and dance at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. It was the 100th anniversary. Johnson Hightower is club president. Gallery of photos from the week
POSTED: Nov. 18, 2005 100th Anniversary
The Lotus Club celebrated its 100th anniversary Nov. 11 in sophisticated style at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. Along with the Asian theme, the menu also featured eggroll and wonton hors d'oeuvres, salad with mandarin oranges and ginger dressing and a large pork chop. The 90 members received Lotus plates and Lotus logo pins. Johnson Hightower is president. His wife, Millie, is secretary and treasurer. Tom King is vice president. On the anniversary arrangements committee were Susan Hoffman, Karen Samis, the Hightowers, Ron James and Ted Elam. Some of the partygoers were Candy and Chuck Ainsworth, Bette Jo and Frank Hill, Shirley and Pete Everest, Sharon and Dr. John Bozalis, Kaye and Ed Cook, Lela and Dr. Mark Sullivan, Dolly and Dr. David Flesher, Seyan and John Hefner, Susan and Peter Hoffman, Kathy and Russ Walker, Linda and Bill Rodgers, Kathy and Hal Brown, Linda and Ron James, Barbara and Bud Beeler, Barbara and Jay Quillian, Lucinda and David Huffman, Susan Parker, Drew Neville, Lil and Bill Ross, Jan and Dick Parker and Libby and Steve Steakley.
Angela Reynolds, Nancy Payne Ellis and Bond Payne greet guests at the party honoring Nancy Ellis for her induction in the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. Other hosts were Nan Payne, Lori Payne and Kathy and Hal Brown. Gallery of photos from the week
POSTED: Nov. 18, 2005 Celebrating Nancy
It was a special evening for Nancy Payne Ellis when her children, Kathy and Hal Brown, Nan Payne, Lori and Bond Payne and Angela Reynolds, provided entertainment at a dinner in her honor. The Oklahoma Hall of Fame nominee was honored Nov. 13 at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. At the party were husband Dr. Bob Ellis, Louise and Clay Bennett, Fanny and Don Bolen, Jose Freede, Marilyn Balyeat, Chelin and Gregg Satherlie, Bebe and Bruce MacKellar, Kirk and Royce Hammons, Sharon and Dr.