The family of Clara Belle Parris Sudduth held its annual reunion in August at the Choateville Ruritan Club House. Sudduth is the daughter of the late Carl Clifton and Lola McCoy Parris. She also is the sister of the late Haskel Parris and Emma Parris Hoover.
She turned 94 on Sept. 20 and is the oldest of the three remaining cousins of the Parris family. Sudduth has four children, Alvin Adams, Kelly Adams, Karen Stoops and Mike Sudduth.