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

Aaron Williams
Aaron Williams Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years
Served aboard the USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) for three years as a DP, and then at NAVSOC DET BRAVO in Rosemont Minnesota where we managed navigational satellites for the fleet. I served there 39 months.
Al "Boogie" Johnson
Al "Boogie" Johnson Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
Logistics
Albert J. Johnson (Boogie)
Albert J. Johnson (Boogie) Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
Logistics
Alonzo E. Yeldell
Alonzo E. Yeldell Class of 1973
Army, 20+ Years
Chemical Operation NCOIC; Desert Shield/Desert Storm Veteran
Arnold M. Taylor III
Arnold M. Taylor III Class of 1984
Army, 9 Years
Hoooyah!!!!
DARRICK DWAYNE BELL PRICE
DARRICK DWAYNE BELL PRICE Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
Combat engineering, patrolman logistics
David B, Combs
David B, Combs Class of 1982
Army, 16 Years
I am in the Infrantry
Deborah Graham Morris
Deborah Graham Morris Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years
Patient Administrator in the 382nd Field Hospital. Served in Operation Desert Storm.
Defore Holmes
Defore Holmes Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
Well decorated, dedicated soldier.
Derrick Lake
Derrick Lake Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Camp Lejune
Dianne Garrett Kimble
Dianne Garrett Kimble Class of 1971
Army, 17 Years
Started in the Women Army Corps Service (WACS) in 1976. Semi-retired 1992 and medically retired in 2004.
Dianne Garrett Kimble
Dianne Garrett Kimble Class of 1971
Army, 17 Years
Entered as a WAC (Women Army Corps) in 1976
DONALD SERATE
DONALD SERATE Class of 1999
Army, 10 Years
SNAKE OR NEW YORK. CLASS OF '99. FROM THE BOTTOM(DELTA MANOR)!!! WAS IN THE BAND OF COURSE!!!
ELLIS WILCHER
ELLIS WILCHER Class of 1992
Army, 17 Years
US ARMY
Ira A. Miller
Ira A. Miller Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Ocean System Tech
JAMES M. BLAIR
JAMES M. BLAIR Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
James Blair has served over twenty years as an active duty Marine Corps Officer. He has attained the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, and specializes in "logistics and transportation management." He has a Bachelors Degree in Electronic Engineering Technology from DeVry Institute of Technology and a Masters Degree in Procurement and Acquisition Management from Webster University.
Jessie Curtis Anderson
Jessie Curtis Anderson Class of 1973
Army, 10 Years
Infantry/Drill Sgt.
Levon Lightfoot
Levon Lightfoot Class of 1978
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
91C
Lewis L. O'Bryant
Lewis L. O'Bryant Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
Chief Master Sergeant Retired. 28 years of service.
RICARDO A PRYOR,SR
RICARDO A PRYOR,SR Class of 1988
Army, 20+ Years
Served with the 82nd Airborne Division and served as a Jumpmaster and Pathfinder.Also made a combat jump into northern Iraq and served with honor.Also served in Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm and Enduring Freedom.Served with the 173rd Airborne Brigade out of Vicenza,Italy

Classmates Spotlight

Laney High School Classmates

Latisha Tolbert
Class of '96

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