Newspaper photograph used in the wedding announcement of sisters Bessie and Sophie Xanthos.
"Bessie" Billie D. Xanthos Pappas Frank (1919-2006) was born in Wilmington, NC. She was a member of the class of 1936 at New Hanover High School, and worked as a clerk in civil service at the Corps of Engineers. She is buried in Oakdale Cemetery.
Sophia D. Xanthos Macris Sljaka (1923- ) was also born in Wilmington, NC. She also went to New Hanover High school, class of 1940. She published a book on her family history, "Some of the Unsung".
1943 June 20
Greek Americans; Oakdale Cemetery
Bill Reaves Family Files, Series II, "Xanthos Family" File
Donated to the New Hanover County Public Library by Bill Reaves in 1999
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