The Minden Memories Event
For May 5, 2006 Tour of the
Bonnie and Clyde Museum and
Dinner at the Gibsland Grill
After we toured the Bonne & Clyde Ambush Museum we had dinner at the Gibsland Grill
Our dinner guest included:
Jim Gritzbaugh is taking the picutres. He at dinner in the empty chair, to the right of him is
Earlene Mendenhall Lyle in the white blouse.
Myra Crownover Hasty in the pretty blouse with pink and white colors in it.
Patsy Kleinnger Drake in the black and white shirt.
Charles "Bo" Drake in the black and white shirt.
Next is Billy Kidd's head.
Leverne Kidd in the white shirt.
Sue Richardson Kinsey in the red at the head of the table.
Linda Lee Mims Martin is seated in the middle of the top row.
Rob Martin is in the black and white shirt.
Dr. Steve Kirkikis has on the blue shirt.
Maria Kirkikis is seated next to Steve.
Drew Chreene is seated between Maria and Ann.
Ann Mays Harlan has on glasses and is wearing a peach colored blouse.
Wanda Monzingo Ballard has on a pretty pink and ivory colored jacked.
Sherry Gresham Gritzbaugh is at the end of the table in the blue pant suit.
There were 16 of us.
Brochure - Compliments of L. J. "Boots" Hinton
Photographs by: Jim Gritzbaugh
Gathering at the Holiday Inn West in Minden
L-R, Dr. Steve Kirkikis, Maria Kirkikis, Sherry Gresham Gritzbaugh, Wanda Monzingo Ballard,
Patsy Kleinegger Drake, Sue Richardson Kinsey, Myra Crownover Hasty, Earlene Mendenhall Lyle,
and Charles "Bo" Drake. Twelve of the sixteen joined us at the Bonnie and Clyde Museum
before dinner. The pictures will speak for themselves.
Sue Ann Richardson Kinsey
Jim Gritzbaugh (Photo courtesy of Dr. Steve Kirkikis)
Earlene Mendenhall and Boots Hinton
Dr. Steve Kirkikis and Boots Hinton
Dr. Kirkikis went to Tulane and received his BS in 1956 and MD in 1959. May 2006 weekend,
he attended the 50th graduation from Tulane and received a 'second' BS degree at a combined
ceremony Saturday morning. Former Presidents Clinton and Bush were speakers, among others.
He graduated from MHS in 1953.
LeVerne Langheld Kidd
Wanda Monzingo Ballard and Boots
Myra Crownover Hasty
Charles "Bo" Drake
Patsy Kleinegger Drake
Linda Mims Martin and Rob Martin in front of the Gibsland Grill
Ann Mays Harlan and Drew Chreene. Says Ann "This is one of my favorite places.
I use to eat here a lot.
Lower Landing and Reflections
The paintings were done by Wanda Monzingo Ballard (Class of 1952).
Pictured above are Wanda and Sherry Gresham Gritzbaugh. (Class of 1955)
Wanda is a resident of Minden and is an award winning artist. Her
Tree of Knowledge prints can be purchased by e-mailing her at
firstname.lastname@example.org . (We had just picked Wanda up to go
the Bonnie and Clyde Museum and Gibsland Grill on May 6, 2006
when Jim, my husband, wanted to take our picture with the paintings.
She has other paintings you might like to see. You might like to attend her
Thanks to Sue Kinsey and Boots Hinton for helping us host this event.