Monday, October 20, 2014

FLHS Flying L Class of 65 needs help finding lost sheep

The Fort Lauderdale High School - Flying L Class of 1965 is having their 50th Class reunion at Pier 66 in June 2015 and wants to make sure everyone gets an invitation to attend.  Although the Reunion Committee members have been like bull dogs trying to find all the class members we still are missing the info on a few.

Can you please help??? If you know where or what happened to anyone on the attached list please drop an email to FLHS1965@aol.com

Many Thanks,

Jim Van Meerten

Richard James Baker
Stephen J. Craig Summers
Linda D. Gans
Richard Herman
Mark Jessop
Sam Lee Jones
Bonnie Mullikan McCall
Linda Patterson
Cheryl C. Payne
Jon Edward Russell
Eileen Mary Smith
Melba Utt Elwell
Carol Waugh
Nancy Wilson

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Flying L 1965 - 50th Year Class Reunion on Schedule

Watch on this site for announcements of the coming reunion

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

1964 FLHS Reunion Plans announced

From the desk of Rebeccaa Creel Merriman:


  • For all you 1964 graduates of Fort Lauderdale High School....our 50th reunion is scheduled for the weekend of June 14, 2014 at Pier 66. Two things, one, please remember that date and plan to attend and two, let everyone you know who graduated that year from FLHS know about it and get in contact with Diane Woodworth David, Steve Hall, Leslie Fields Clark or me with their current contact information. We are going to make up for the busted reunion back in 2004. my email address for anything related to the reunion is: rebeccarmerriman@aol.com. SPREAD THE WORD!

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

FLHS Class of 1963 announces 50th Reunion Plan




From Dottie Jarvis :

We have scheduled our BIG Reunion for the 2013 Memorial Day Weekend: 5/24-5/27-Friday night, Saturday and Sunday brunch. This will be held at the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale beach Hotel (formerly Yankee Clipper). We have a block of rooms, ocea...n view/front, for a great group price of $149.00/night (single or double), plus tax. This rate is also guaranteed for the 2 nights before and 2 nights after the Reunion. You are encouraged to make your reservations early, by 4/24/2013, as the rooms in the main building will be limited. To make reservations call 1-888-627-7109 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting FREE 1-888-627-7109 end_of_the_skype_highlighting and be sure to let them know you are reserving for the FLHS Class of ‘63 Reunion.
The total cost of the Reunion is $130.00. However if you can‘t make all the events, the break down is: Friday night-$40.00; Saturday night-$75.00 and Sunday brunch-$30.00. We always accept donations also, to help cover expenses, deposits and other commitments. Please make your checks payable to FLHS Class of ‘63 Reunion and send to Barb Price Hume, 5947 NE 15th Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, 33334. Also, a special thanks for those that have already donated.
The “snail mail“ letter will have a short questionnaire for us to complete/RSVP and return as soon as possible. At least by 9/1/2012.

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Flying L Class of 63 announces reunion plans



  • NOTICE OF PLANS:

    Please be on the lookout for a letter regarding the details of our 50th Reunion. Below is a summary and heads-up on what is in the letter.

    We have scheduled our BIG Reunion for the 2013 Memorial Day Weekend: 5/24-5/27-Friday night, Saturday and Sunday brunch. This will be held at the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale beach Hotel (formerly Yankee Clipper). We have a block of rooms, ocean ...view/front, for a great group price of #149.00/night (single or double), plus tax. This rate is also guaranteed for the 2 nights before and 2 nights after the Reunion. You are encouraged to make your reservations early, by 4/24/2013, as the rooms in the main building will be limited. To make reservations call 1-888-627-7109 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting FREE 1-888-627-7109 end_of_the_skype_highlighting and be sure to let them know you are reserving for the FLHS Class of ‘63 Reunion.
    The total cost of the Reunion is $130.00. However if you can‘t make all the events, the break down is: Friday night-$40.00; Saturday night-$75.00 and Sunday brunch-$30.00. We always accept donations also, to help cover expenses, deposits and other commitments. Please make your checks payable to FLHS Class of ‘63 Reunion and send to Barb Price Hume, 5947 NE 15th Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, 33334. Also, a special thanks for those that have already donated.
    The “snail mail“ letter will have a short questionnaire for us to complete/RSVP and return as soon as possible. At least by 9/1/2012.
    I don‘t know about y‘all but, now that we have a definite date, I‘m beginning to get butterflies in my stomach with excitement. Can‘t wait to see YALL!

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

FLHS 1967 Announces their 45th Reunion June 7-10 as a multi-year reunion

The Fort Lauderdale High School - Flying L Class of 1967 has announced a multi-year reunion to be held mainly at the Bahia Cabana next to Bahia Mar during the dates from Thursday night June 7 through Sunday afternoon June 10th.  The best way to follow the reunion is by friending Doug Bittner on Face Book.  Give him your ideas there. This will be a celebration of Flying L fellowship, beer, burgers and rock and roll for any Flying L '65-69

Donations to:
FLHS 1967 Class Reunion
c/o Doug Bittner
1025 NE 28th Drive
Wilton Manors, FL 33334

Let's hear from you if you're interested


Those already asking for more info = hit the comments at the bottom to add your name to the lists:


Doug Bittner
Jerry Van Meerten
Jim Van Meerten
Connie Lewis
Gracie Alleman
Mark Colin
Pau; Gougelman
Patty Adkins Gabrione
Susan Haywood
David De Genti
Debbie Holland
Michele Van Stetina
James Newberry
Diane Woodworth
Thomas Boyers
Donna Van Nus
Walter Vannasse
John Albert
Mark Bridgeman
Jackie Connolly
Don Evans
Lynn Layrock
Dennis Milloer
Stephen Roberts
Deborah Vincent
Deborah LLyod
David White
Fred Speaker
Kirk Sowers
Betty Sherini
Joan Hill
Ted Koepfinger
Toni Law
Ron McCreary
Sue Hall
Johnathan Marks

Friday, January 27, 2012

Lynn Wells Boykin Class of 1965 FLHS - 1962 Everglades Jr Hihg

Many of you remember Lynn (Wells) Boykin from our class, thought you would like to know.
BOYKIN, Jessie "Lynn"
Jessie "Lynn" Boykin, 64, passed away Tues., Jan. 24, 2012. She was born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Lynn was a kindergarten teacher in Dekalb County and with Peachtree City First Baptist Church. She was a member of New Hope Baptist since 1995. She is survived by her husband, Don Boykin of 43 years, Tyrone; sons, Shawn Boykin and his wife Julie of Huntsville, Al., Eric Boykin of Buckhead; grandsons Michael and Patrick Boykin; sister Sharon Williamson; brothers Buddy Wells and Jeff Wells. A funeral service will be held on Fri., Jan. 27, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the New Hope, Fayetteville, Ga., with the Rev. Rhys Stenner and Rev. Al Mead officiating. Mrs. Boykin will lie in state at the church from 10-11 a.m. The family will receive friends Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New Hope Zimbabwe Mission Fund, 551 New Hope Rd., Fayetteville, Ga. 30214. Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home- www.mowellfunerallhome.com.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on January 25, 2012