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
Ana Walton Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired 1 July 2006
Barry R. Cohen Class of 1975
Air Force, 4 Years 1LT and KC-135A Pilot, Fairchild AFB, WA
Brian Sommers Class of 1990
Air Force, 13 Years EW stationed at Offutt AFB, Ne EW instructor at Keesler AFB, MS EW instructor at Lackland AFB, TX
Bryan Holloman Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years Graduated Army OCS (Ft. Benning, GA) in 2009. Currently serving on active duty in the Ordnance Corps.
Charles Wesley Class of 1977
Army, 6 Years Served in Korea as a mountain warfare instructor .
Chris Russell Class of 1995
Navy, 12 Years Rescue Swimmer Instructor OIF/OEF veteran
Daarel Burnette Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years I retired from the United States Air Force on December 31, 2000. I culminated a long and distinguished career as a finance officer at many professional levels. In my final assignment, I had the responsibility for executing the Air Force logistics supply procurement mission by planning and acquiring $20 billion in spare parts supporting war fighters. I was commissioned through Georgia Tech's Reserve Officer Training Corp and served in a variety of command and staff assignments. A career finance officer, I commanded a controller squadron and a logistics division, and served staff tours in major commands, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the Pentagon.
David Williams Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD). Desert Storm veteran. Retired after 24 years of service with 12 years as enlisted and 12 years as an officer retiring at the rank of Captain. Photo taken while off the coast of Singapore, 1990.
Dewayne Blackmon Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years Serving as a Army Congressional Fellow
Gary Whitworth Class of 1987
Army, 4 Years 1989-1993 Gulf War and Germany
Hal Greer Class of 1976
Navy, 4 Years QM2 served aboard USS Jonas Ingram (DD-938) Middle East Deployment in '77 Med Deployment in '78 Charleston shipyards '79 Honarble Discharge in '80
Jeffery M. Fuller Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years Fast Attack Submarine navigation and operations supervisor. Retired as QMC(SS), (E-7/Chief Petty Officer). Basically, I hunted for the Red October.
Jeffrey W. (Jeff) Watson Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years United States Army, 1975-1979; Specialist Fifth Class (E-5); United States Air Force, 1986-2006; Air Force Judge Advocate (JAG); Colonel (retired); now residing in Shalimar, Florida.
Jerome M. Hall Class of 1995
Navy, 14 Years Still serving on adtive duty.
Jim Thompson Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years Started out as a tanker ultimatly becoming a Tank Commander and later went into communications repair working at the Florida Rangers Camp on Eglin AFB for a while. Ended up in WV as an Army Recruiter and Station Commander culminating my career as Assistant Operations in Beckley, WV. Two tours in Germany and a short tour in Korea with a tour in Louisiana where my son was born.
joe tingles Class of 1988
Navy, 18 Years navy seal
John A. Ferko Class of 1982
Air Force, 15 Years Chief, Exercise Branch and Senior Missile Correlation Center Evaluator, Cheyenne Mountain AFS, CO
Marc Couvillon Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 3 Years Marine Pilot assigned to Cherry Point, NC. Flying Harriers
Mark Stevens Class of 1972
Air Force, 7 Years Mobile combat communications
Maxion Gray Jr. (Mack) Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years What a wonderful ride! 12 years- United States Air Force 10 years- Florida Air National Guard 2 Tours South Korea Career Field: Computer Maintenance Retired Master Sergeant (2009)
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Dana Sexton Weightman
In the Plattsburgh, NY newspaper there was an obituary for Dana Sexton Weightman, class of 1988. I can see her family fr...