Krisell Family Reunion - 2007

June 24rd at Humnoke, Arkansas


PAGE
ONE
PAGE
TWO
PAGE
THREE
PAGE
FOUR

More Photos from the 2007 Reunion

Florence
Florence Krisell Camp

    Florence is in the center of the photo. She is the oldest daughter of David Lindsey 'Dave' Krisell and Willie Franklin Noland. Dave was the son of Florence Skipper and John Krisell. Florence was the oldest child of David James Skipper and Mary Catharine Dillon. John was the son of Moses and Nancy Krisell. Willie was the sister of James Arthur Skipper, Sr.'s wife, Josephine Noland, daughter of William Franklin Noland and Sarah Matilda Beaty. Florence will be 90 this year.
    In front of Florence is Kathy Staton Wilson, daughter of Mary Dean Krisell Ston. Mary Dean is a daughter of Moses Hobert Krisell, one of Florence Skipper Krisell's sons.
    Behind Florence is Bruce Dabbs, son of Betty Jo Krisell Dabbs. Betty Jo is the youngest daughter of Dave and Willie Krisell. Dave was a brother of Hobert Krisell.
    With his back to the camera is Jeffery Krisell, third child of Leonard Krisell. Leonard is the son of Wayne G. (Billy) Krisell, who is a son of Ernest Krisell, another son of John Franklin Krisell and Florence Skipper Krisell.

Fellow
Herbert Krisell

Herbert is the sixth child, fourth son of Ernest Krisell, who was one of Florence Skipper and John Krisell's sons. Herbert is the only one of the twelve children that doesn't have a middle name.
Behind him is Mary Dean Krisell Staton. Mary Dean is on of Hobert Krisell's daughter. Hobert was Ernest's brother and uncle of Herbert.

Bruce
Bruce Dabbs, Tony Phillips, Kathy Phillips, and William H. 'Buddy' Krisell

Bruce is the son of Betty Jo Krisell Dabbs. Kathy is the daughter of Florence Krisell Camp. Florence and Betty Jo are oldest and youngest daughters of Dave and Willie Krisell. Tony is Kathy's son. Buddy is the tenth child of Ernest Krisell, one of Dave Krisell's brothers. All are descendants of Florence Skipper Krisell and John Krisell.

Ann and Others
Ann Louise Jones Skipper

  Ann is the wife of James Maxwell 'Jim' Skipper, Sr. Jim is the son of James Arthur Skipper, Jr. James was the son of James Arthur Skipper, Sr. who was a younger brother of Florence Skipper Krisell. James and Florence were children of David James 'Dave' Skipper and Mary Catharine Dillon. Dave was the second son of Joseph W. Skipper and Susan Louisa Gornto, who moved to Arkansas from North Carolina, via Tennessee, arriving in 1856. Catharine was the daughter of James A. Dillon and Harriet Margaret Rogers, who moved to Arkansas from Tennessee soon after the Skippers moved there.
  Across the table from Ann is "Uncle Buddy" from the previous photo. Beside him is his oldest daughter, Donna Krisell Purifoy. Next to her is Jenny Rebecca Sloan Johnston, daughter of Tommy Sloan, son of Ella Mae Sloan, who was the ninth child of Ernest Krisell son of Florence Skipper and John Krisell.
  One of Florence Skipper's great grandmothers was Rebecca Gornto. When Joseph W. Skipper married Susan Louisa Gornto, his mother-in-law, Rebecca, became part of the family too. Rebecca was born around 1805 and about the age of 50 was traveling through Tennessee to Arkansas with the Skippers. She lived until sometime in the 1880s and outlived her son-in-law, Joseph. The name 'Rebecca' has stayed been in the family at least 200 years.

Renee Greenlee
At the Dinner Table

Renee' Greenlee is nearest the camera. Across the table from her is Regina Devone Cates Chambers, the daughter of May Opal Krisell Cates, eighth child of Leonard Ernest Krisell. Beside her are Bobby Dan Buffalo and his sister Marsha Kay Buffalo Ball. Bobby and Marsha are children of Martha Krisell Buffalo, fifth child of Leonard Ernest. Ernest was the first child of Florence Skipper and John Krisell.


PAGE
ONE
PAGE
TWO
PAGE
THREE
PAGE
FOUR

Skipper Family Magazine
SITE INDEX

E-mail me: jamesmskipper@netzero.com

Posted: 7/12/07