The 1961 Class of Independence High School held their annual reunion on June 19,2021 at the Catfish Country restaurant. They were celebrating a most impressive year, their 60th year. The ones in attendance were: first row: Shelda Oglesby Maxwell, Robert Durdin, Wilhelmina Darnell Patterson, Ronny Jamison, Robert Haven, Coach L. E. Malone. Back row: Jimmy Stewart, Freddie Oglesby, Johnny Sowell, Bennie Blair, Don Clanton, Kenneth Freeze, Bill Burford. There was approximately 25 in attendance. A very joyous evening was had by all, since this was the first time they had been together since before COVID-19.