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DeCocq-Mutrux family reunion held

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

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The DeCocq-Mutrux family reunion was recently held, and there were 40 pictures of brothers and sisters available for viewing. Pictured at the left are the Mutrux brothers, JD, Bob, Laverne, Leland, Lynn, and cousin Ted, in 1934. The pony was Merry Legs. Pictured at right are the DeCocq sisters, Eunice, Tressia and Faye in 1929.
The 2011 DeCocq-Mutrux reunion was recently held using the theme "Brothers and Sisters." Forty different photos of brothers and sisters were on display.

Pookie DeCocq had the jar of candy guessing game for the children. Derek Meeks won the jar with candy. He is the great-grandson of Willis Brendlinger. At the 2011 reunion, there were 11 family members from both sides who had never attended before.

Robert "Bob" Mutrux was Dr. Bob DMV in Barry County and practiced for 45 years in southwest Missouri. His office was in Wheaton.

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Ninety-five family members attended from eight states. Those attending were: John and Ann Shilling, of Alaska; Norene Cole Harmon and Lauryn, Eugene DeCocq, Fran Kistler, Warren and Paige Spillman and Becket, and Jane Pike, all of Arkansas; Carol Ann Anderson, of California; Charles and Glenda Mutrux, of Iowa; Janet DeCocq, David DeCocq and Becky Jenkins, of Kansas; Jon and Cathy Leonard, Elaine Blakley, Jamie and Donna Root and Shannon, Valerie DeCocq, Janice DeCocq, J.D. Mutrux, David Mutrux, Victoria Mutrux, Ross Mutrux, Jennifer Arnold, Tara Steele with Mackenzie Steele and Ashley Foy, Martin and Carol Micke, Chris and Angela Meeks and Derek, Isaac, Ethan and Abigale, Jeanie DeCocq, Lewis and Norah Decocq and Victoria, Skyler and Rory, Naomi Campbell, Lacinda Linch and Devan, Cameron, Preston and Mason, Tara and Tyra Campbell, Kylon and Kyla Campbell, Steve and Brenda DeCocq, Steve and Pam Spillman, Jerry Bullock, Clifford and Vonda Cole and Ranelle, Alyssa and MarLeah, Jim and Emily Cole and Audrey, James, Jessica, Jennifer, Jaidon and Brianne Jansen, Rebecca DeCocq Burrell, Gary and Pookie DeCocq and Melissa, Doug, and Jessica, Rozella DeCocq, Roberta DeCocq, Alna Russell, and Ben and Marion Abrams, all of Missouri; Fred and Louise DeCocq, Diana and Bill Howard, Richard and Debbie Warcup and Tim DeCocq, all of Oklahoma; and Susan Sperry, Carolyn Kemp and Judy Roundy, of Utah.

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