Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

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

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Audrey Umhoefer
Audrey Umhoefer Class of 2001
Air Force, 4 Years
Logistics Readiness Operation Enduring Freedom Operation Iraqi Freedom 407th Air Expeditionary Group, Ali Air Base, Iraq
Bennett Canham
Bennett Canham Class of 1982
Army, 4 Years
HHC 5th Corp TASO Frankfurt, Germany Still Photographic Specialist
Bobbie Whitacre
Bobbie Whitacre Class of 1987
Army, 5 Years
Graphic Illistration and telecommunications Operator
Brian Canham
Brian Canham Class of 1978
Army, 2 Years
Training & Operations Sergeant 272nd Military Police Company Mannheim, Germany
Dan Briscoe
Dan Briscoe Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Doug Mackey
Doug Mackey Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years
MM2/SS. Nuclear Machinist's Mate served on board the USS Groton, SSN 694, a Los Angeles Class Fast Attack submarine. Also served as staff instructor @ MM "A" School in Orlando, FL and at the S1C Nuclear prototype in Windsor Locks, CT.
Doug Wright
Doug Wright Class of 1957
Army, 20+ Years
Retired after 30 yrs of service Dec 1988.
Dustin J. King
Dustin J. King Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years
Staff Sergeant, 366th Military Police Company, Operations: New Horizons, El Salvador ; Noble Eagle, NSA-400th MP BN ; Enduring Freedom, Kuwait-607th MP BN ; Iraqi Freedom I&II, Iraq-220th MP BG @ 101st Airborn Div
James Pearman
James Pearman Class of 1990
Marine Corps, 4 Years
1995-1999 served with 12th Marine Regiment, Okinawa, Jabpan as Artillery Fire Direction Controlman.
Jimmy Murray
Jimmy Murray Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
Served onboard USS Duluth (LPD-6) 3 years 6 months. Two WestPac cruises to Vietnam,1967 -1969.
Randall (Randy) Price
Randall (Randy) Price Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
1st Class Electronics Technician. Served in Lebanon, Iran, Libya, Granada, Panama, Persian Gulf/Red Sea (Desert Shield & Desert Storm), and Haiti.
Randy Lawson
Randy Lawson Class of 1971
National Guard, 7 Years
Served in the Army National Guard at Guthrie, OK.
Richard L. Dixon
Richard L. Dixon Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Graduated Deer Creek High in 1965. Served U.S. Army Aug. 67' to Aug. 69'. Helicopter Crewchief/ Doorgunner on UH-1H Huey, Binh Hoa, South Vietnam.
Ronald Peery
Ronald Peery Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
SGT, 12 SFGA, Oklahoma City 1980-81 2LT, Signal Corps, Fort Sill 82-86 CPT, 7th Signal Bde, Mannhiem, Germany 86-89 CPT, 1st Inf Div, Fort Riley and Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. 89-92 Kansas National Guard, 92-07, including tour in Afghanistan 2006 Retired 29 Feb 08 (Major)
Ryan Short
Ryan Short Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Sgt. USMC. Five years active duty as an F/A-18 air-frame mechanic with VMFA-121 and VMFAT-101.
Samantha (Adkins) Pearce
Samantha (Adkins) Pearce Class of 1997
National Guard, 14 Years
Still serving in the Oklahoma Army National Guard as a Captain, Contract Specialist at Joint Force Headquarters. Operations: Operation Enduring Freedom, Company Commander, 2011-2012; Operation Enduring Freedom, Contract Specialist, 2003-2004
Thomas P Wilson
Thomas P Wilson Class of 1981
Army, 6 Years
I served in the 82nd Airborne as a forward observer.
Vanda L. Hoover
Vanda L. Hoover Class of 1951
Army, 20+ Years
Enlisted in the paratroopers shortly after graduation. Later became Army. Retired after 30 years.
Vanda Lee Hoover
Vanda Lee Hoover Class of 1951
Army, 20+ Years
101st Airborne
Victor Gray
Victor Gray Class of 1977
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in the Strategic Air Command and Tactical Air Command. Stationed at Colorado-(twice-TDY), California, Korea, and finally in Florida.

Classmates Spotlight

Deer Creek High School Classmates

Kacie Mewbourne
Class of '01

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School News

Mr. Marshall Ottinger is retiring.

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