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
Angela Micheal Class of 1988
Air Force, 13 Years I was active duty for almost 4 years and have been in the Air Force Reserve since. I was activated for 6 months in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. I am currently still serving as an active reservist.
Arthur Johnson Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years One year in Viet Nam was enough. Ceme home with all my parts still attached so I decide to get out while I was still in one piece.
Bruce C. Hancock Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years Traveled all over the world, served in Desert Storm, laid to rest 1/07 at Busnell National Cemetary ,Busnell Florida
Bryan Cox Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years I have served in the National Guard, Army Reserve, and Active Army. I am currently stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Bryan
Cleophus Thomas Jr. Class of 1986
Army, 15 Years Major Thomas, is a Joint Communications Advisor, United States Military Training Mission in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia-due to return to the US, 7-9-06.
Darrell Oden Class of 1989
Army, 7 Years Active duty army 7 years. Airborne!
David Richardson Class of 1984
Navy, 12 Years US Naval Cryptologist/Analyst
DEBORAH MCADORY Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years Proud to have served and would serve again if called to do so
Eddie Weaver Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years USN 77-97. Served my last 10 years almost continuously overseas. All over Asia also the Middle East and Central America and Russia.
Gary R. Glaze Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years Vietnam veteran serving from 1966-1970
Gary Wayne Bradford Class of 1974
National Guard, 20+ Years NCOIC Air Intelligence, Alabama Air National Guard, 117th Intelligence Squadron, Birmingham, AL. Retired as a Master Sergeant in August 2012. Was active reserve for 16 years, and deployed for five major campaigns, including Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.
J. Norman Daniel Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years Joined USAF Jan. 2, 1962. at Gunter Mgm,Al.(I married my childhood soul mate, Cheryl, on July 28, 1962) I Enrolled in Basic Training, Electronics and Crypto' Schools at Lackland AFB. I was stationed in Biloxi,Ms for a few months; then reassigned to The Stategic Air Command (SAC) at McCoy AFB in Orlando ; and then to Goose Bay, Labrador for my last year of Service as an Electronic, Cryptographic Systems Tech. I am proud to have served my beloved USA! I only wish that our Vietnam Vet's had been treated like the heroes they were.
Joey Jeffrey Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 20+ Years 21 Years in the Marines.
JoJo Thompson Class of 1988
Navy, 9 Years I served as a Dental Assistant and I was stationed at Camp Pendleton, CA for 6 years and Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii for 3 years. I experienced one deployment to Gladstone, Australia. I enjoyed every minute of my time in the Navy. I was honorably discharged after the birth of my daughter Kayla. My husband Jon is a Cryptology Officer in the Navy. We also have a son, Logan.
jon michael brown Class of 1966
Navy, 9 Years served 2 1/2 yrs. on active duty, 6 1/2 yrs. in the reserves. was an honors grad at the naval hospital corps school in great lakes, il. served as an radiology and nuclear medicine technologist at the naval regionial medical center in charleston, sc.
Jon Sullivan Class of 1986
Army, 16 Years Combat tours in Panama '89-'90 and Iraq '05
Matthew W. King Class of 1997
Marine Corps, 10 Years Currently active duty.
Mike Lewis Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years As of March 2008, I am still on active duty as a Chaplain (Lieutenant Colonel) in the US Army. I have now served on active duty for 26 years. following 12 years in the Army Reserve. While in the Reserve, I served 5 1/2 years as an enlisted soldier and 6 1/2 years as a commissioned officer. While serving in the Reserve, I completed my college and seminary degrees and worked as a Baptist pastor in Southern Indiana, entering active duty as a Chaplain in 1982. I deployed to Southwest Asia with the 82nd Airborne Division during the Perisan Gulf War (1990-91). Since the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003 I have twice been deployed to Iraq, serving 24 months in the combat zone. My wife, Delores (class of 68) and I have been stationed at Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Kaiserslautern, Germany; Fort Monmouth, New Jersey;two tours at Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Camp Hovey, Korea; Fort Lewis, Washington; Heidelberg, Germany; and two tours at Fort Knox, Kentucky. We are currently stationed at Fort Knox, and look forward to retirement from the Army in 2010
Phil Land Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 3 Years Served 1966-1969. Marine Corps Combat infantry . In Viet Nam (DMZ) 3rd Marine Div. 1967-1968.
Thomas J Roberson Class of 1959
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired at Minot AFB, Grade at retirement Chief Master Sgt (E-9) 17Year with DOD Retired 1998 as GS 13.
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Class of "87
I am curious to know if anyone is planning a 25 year reunion for the class of 1987.