Stansbury family reunion held on June 22
On June 22, the descendants of the late Charles William Stansbury and his wife, the former Rita Marie Breaux, held a large family reunion in Berwick. The gathering took place at the Berwick Civic Complex.
Approximately 90 family members attended the catered event to commemorate the life of their ancestors. Charles and Rita Stansbury reared 12 children in Morgan City and many of their descendants still live in and around the city.
Attendees were treated to a video presentation of old and new family pictures produced by Kori Stansbury LeCompte of Lafayette. They also received a Stansbury Family Tree CD created by Debbie Stansbury Jones of Beavercreek, Ohio.
Charles and Rita Stansbury’s children shared their memories with family members. Other activities included a DVD montage of old and new family pictures were projected in a wall. A 25-foot descendants chart was on display along one wall. Children played musical chairs. Desserts were provided by attendees.