Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Bill Ballard
Bill Ballard Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years
Naval Flight Officer - A6 Intruder
Brad Axsom
Brad Axsom Class of 1992
Air Force, 16 Years
Police Officer,
Brooks Gulledge
Brooks Gulledge Class of 1982
Navy, 7 Years
ABE-2 Petty Officer 2nd Class I serverd onboard the USS Ranger CV-61 Launching and Recovery of aircraft. 3 Tours of Duty. Nothing like wearing the green shirt and being the last one to run out from under an F-14 Tomcat. What a rush!!!
Brooks Gulledge
Brooks Gulledge Class of 1982
Navy, 7 Years
Aviation Boatswain Mate Launch and Recovery Petty Officer 2nd Class,,, ABE-2 for short. Served onboard the aircraft carrier USS Ranger CV-61. 3 tours of duty in the North Arabian Sea. Air support after the tragic bombing of our USMC Peace Keeping Forces in Beirut, Lebanon in 1983. We broke all records for the longest on station at sea. 9 months. I wore the green shirt on the flightdeck with the C on it. It stood for Catapult or Crazy you choose but it was both.
Bruce DeMarcus
Bruce DeMarcus Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
Viet Nam Vet.. 101 airborne, 10th special forces.
Bruce DeMarcus
Bruce DeMarcus Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
Military intelligence, Stationed in Alaska, 1 tour in Viet Nam 10th Special Forces.
Claude A. "Buz" Rich
Claude A. "Buz" Rich Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
Graduated from the Air Force Academy in 1966, and then pilot training in 1967. Numerous world wide assignments as a Command pilot with 4000 hours fighter time, including 351 combat missions in Southeast Asia. Retired Air Force Colonel with 28 years of service.
Darrell Grier
Darrell Grier Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
I entered the Navy Oct. 77 and retired Sept. 03 with the rank of Chief Petty Officer ( E - 7 )
Darrell Johnson
Darrell Johnson Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
JAG
David A. Hardin
David A. Hardin Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
I served as an Aviation Ordnance Technician, which means I loaded bombs on aircraft and maintained the systems for their delivery. Served in Viet Nam and during Operation Desert Storm. My most rewarding duty was that as an instructor. The students keep you on your toes. Also became a motorcycle safety instructor.
Edward Wayne Holder
Edward Wayne Holder Class of 1969
Navy, 8 Years
U.S.S. Lexington in Pensacola, FL. for 5 years, shore duty in CA 2 yrs, then a WESTPAC on U.S.S. Dubuque.
Garrett (Gayr) Roy
Garrett (Gayr) Roy Class of 1981
Air Force, 6 Years
Law Enforcement K-9/ explosive ditection dog
Jerry Garrett
Jerry Garrett Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served as part of the Multi national peace keeping Force, Beiruit Leabanon, 1983. Also served with the Army Special Operations Command as part of the 360th civil affairs and psychological operations command. From 2006-2009
John A. Sweat, Jr.
John A. Sweat, Jr. Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired with over 24 years of service.
Justin Bradshaw
Justin Bradshaw Class of 2010
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Military Police
Lacy Loan
Lacy Loan Class of 1986
Navy, 8 Years
4 active and 4 reserve
Lacy Loan Jr.
Lacy Loan Jr. Class of 1986
Navy, 4 Years
2 med.tours,1 persian gulf tour(combat action ribbon)
Larry Oneil Price
Larry Oneil Price Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
Entered Air Force in 1966 and retired in 1989. Worked in Supply and as an Office Manager. Awarded the Meritorious Service Medal, two Air Force Commendation Medals, plus a Joint Service Achievement Medal. Retired as a Master Sergeant.
Lindsey Scaggs
Lindsey Scaggs Class of 2007
Air Force, 6 Years
A1C Crew Chief currently serving with United States Air Force stationed at Seymore-Johnson AFB in Goldsboro, NC.
Michael Ragan
Michael Ragan Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired 1 Feb 2001

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Bill Ballard
Class of '69

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