Hope High School Alumni

Hope, Arkansas (AR)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Bob Denham
Bob Denham
Class of 1983
Navy, 14 Years

Served on 5 different Aircraft Carriers, 1 F14 Squadron, Navy Intelligence in Hawaii and an amphibious ship out of Japan. Definitely lived the Navy life - GO NAVY BEAT ARMY!!!!!
C.A. Nunerley III
C.A. Nunerley III
Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 7 Years

Served in Desert Storm
carlos robinson
carlos robinson
Class of 1993
National Guard, 13 Years

national guard
Cassandra Block
Cassandra Block
Class of 2003
Army, 3 Years

Currently serving in Irag, been in Germany.
Charles Beyerley
Charles Beyerley
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

Security Police
Charles Conway
Charles Conway
Class of 1993
Army, 13 Years

I joined the Army upon graduating in 1993 as a 19K (Armor Crewman). In 1996, i received a scholorship to Alabama A&M University to become an Army Officer. I graduated AAMU with a BS in Civil Engineering Tech and commissioned as an Army Officer in 2001. I have been stationed in Fort Hood, TX. I have completed 2 deployments to Iraq and 1 to Afghanistan. I am currently serving as MAJOR in the logistics branch and stationed at Fort Lee, VA.
Christopher Ryan Couch
Christopher Ryan Couch
Class of 2007
Army, 1 Years

In first year of service. Graduated Basic in April 2008 @ Ft. Knox,KY. Now stationed @ Ft. Bragg,NC
Courtney Walker
Courtney Walker
Class of 1996
Air Force, 9 Years

Network Administrator; COMSEC Manager
DeMarco Williams
DeMarco Williams
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Retired as MSG. Served in Fort Campbell, Germany, Italy, and Texas. Currently residing in Lawton, OK.
DeMarco Williams
DeMarco Williams
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Military communciations specialist.
Don Skinner
Don Skinner
Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years

Active Duty from 81-89.Joined ARNG from 89-09.Joined Army Reserve in 09 retirement date is 3MAR13
Drew Kaufman
Drew Kaufman
Class of 1997
Air Force, 8 Years

Joined the USAF in 2002. Served at bases located all over the U.S. and the world. Most recently at Spangdahlem AB Germany after assisting in the closure of Rhein-Main AB, in Frankfurt Germany, and it's operational relocation to Spangdahlem AB. Was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal, Air Force Achievement Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Air and Space Campaign Medal.
Drew Monroe
Drew Monroe
Class of 2002
Air Force, 5 Years

Currently serving our country in Afghanistan on his second tour of duty overseas.
George Reuben Graves III
George Reuben Graves III
Class of 1988
Navy, 20+ Years

I left Hope in Dec 88' for USN "boot camp", Great Lakes, Ill(COLD!!!). Upon completion in Feb 89', I attended aviation training in Millington, TN. Upon completion of training my 20 yr USN career began thus taking me to various places like Greece, Italy, Japan, England, Israel, Jerusalem, Spain, France and Turkey to name a few. I'm a veteran of 2 specific conflicts, Operation Desert Shield (1990 - 1991), Gulf Wars*/Southwest Asia Ceasefire Campaign (1991 - 2003) and the obvious conflicts that applied to all service members over the past 20 yrs.
I left active duty in 98', but went directly into the reserves, 18mths til retirement, 22 yrs total.
herbert  simpson
herbert simpson
Class of 1935
Army, 20+ Years

korean war 1953
J. B. RITTER
J. B. RITTER
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired MSGT 1985. I've been across both big ponds and went to one war. Hard to belive but I've been retired half again as long as I was on active duty.
J. Todd Self
J. Todd Self
Class of 1981
Air Force, 16 Years

Currently serving as a Major, stationed at the Air Force Doctrine Center, Maxwell AFB, AL
J. Todd Self
J. Todd Self
Class of 1981
Air Force, 16 Years

Currently serving as a Major, stationed at the Air Force Doctrine Center, Maxwell AFB, AL
jacops
jacops
Class of 2002
Army, 5 Years

sargent
James Fouse
James Fouse
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

Served 1970-73 Berlin Germany
James Reese
James Reese
Class of 1987
Navy, 8 Years

Four years with the National Science Foundations Antarctic Research Program

Four years with Attack Trainng Squadron 19

Operation Desert Storm Veteran
James Troy Watson
James Troy Watson
Class of 1960
Army, 20+ Years

Enlisted Army National Guard 1964. Placed on Active duty Reserve support 1985 -2003
Drill Sgt School 1985, US Army Sergeant Major course Ft Bliss Texas, Retired MSG Army 2003
Joey Willett
Joey Willett
Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF/Department of Defense instructor for Airport Fire Fighters
Currently; Assistant Chief Fire Prevention at Little Rock AFB, AR
Jonathon Ross
Jonathon Ross
Class of 2002
Army, 5 Years

Healthcare Specialist (Combat Medic)
LINDA L. DRIGGARS
LINDA L. DRIGGARS
Class of 1980
Navy, 13 Years

Served my country in the U.S. Navy from 1980 till 1993. Orlando, FL; Pensacola, FL; Misawa, Japan; Jacksonville, FL (flying entire West coast of U.S. & some of the central state); Guam; Korea; Hawaii & Sonoma, Ca.
MAJ Charles Conway
MAJ Charles Conway
Class of 1993
Army, 13 Years

Currently a Army Officer in the logistics arena.
Marilyn Smith
Marilyn Smith
Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years

Served in Japan, Guam and most of the south Pacific.
Served in the Army also and was in during the first Gulf war.
Marilyn Smith
Marilyn Smith
Class of 1974
Navy, 8 Years

Stationed in FL, Guam, and Japan. Also served in Desert Shield/Storm.
Also served in the Army Reserves.
Matt Little
Matt Little
Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years

Recruiter, Active Duty, Louisiana Army National Guard
Desert Storm, 142nd FA 1991
Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan, 527th ENGR BTN, 2001
Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Samuel L. Cheatham
Samuel L. Cheatham
Class of 1979
Air Force, 4 Years

Lackland A.F.B. Tx. Sheppard A.F.B. Tx. Eglin A.F.B. Fl. Tinker A.F.B. Ok.
Samuel L. Cheatham
Samuel L. Cheatham
Class of 1979
Air Force, 4 Years

Lackland AFB Tx. Sheppard AFB Tx. Eglin AFB Fl. Tinker AFB OK.
Samuel L. Cheatham
Samuel L. Cheatham
Class of 1979
Air Force, 4 Years

Lackland AFB Tx. Sheppard AFB Tx. Eglin AFB Fl. Tinker AFB OK.
Sedrick A. white
Sedrick A. white
Class of 2003
Army, 6 Years

Sgt Sedrick white has serverd in the iraq freedom in the year 04 -05 also he was called to mississippi during the katrine recovery he is now placed with arkansas 153 /39 out of serdian ar. to his 2nd deployment of the iraq freedom
Terrell Oller
Terrell Oller
Class of 2001
Army, 4 Years

Served in the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division
Terry Bradford
Terry Bradford
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Jet Engine Superintedent
Tiffany Bolding
Tiffany Bolding
Class of 1991
Army, 10 Years

Administarative Specialist stationed with the 810th Quartermaster detachtment in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Reclassified as a Medical Specialist completing assignments in Dexheim, Germany, Fort Campbell, Kentucky, and Schofield Barrack Hawaii. Joined the military 19 July 1991- 02 May 2002
Tish Mauldin Wynn
Tish Mauldin Wynn
Class of 1975
Air Force, 8 Years

PROUD AIR FORCE VETERAN!
Todd Cummings
Todd Cummings
Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years

21 yrs in the Air Force (5 yrs active duty and 16 yrs. in the reserves and Civil service as an AMMO Troop (Munitions Systems Technology).
Todd Cummings
Todd Cummings
Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years

I am still in the USAFR here at Barksdale AFB, LA. I spent 5 years on active duty and the rest in the reserves. I just hit the 21 yr. mark for total years of service. My career field is in munitions or (AMMO).
Travis L. Wewers
Travis L. Wewers
Class of 1988
Army, 18 Years

Travis is a 35Fox (formerly 96Bravo) Military Intelligence Analyst.

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Our Hope High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Hope High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Hope are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!