Military Alumni

Military 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

(LeDuane) Marquist Herndon
(LeDuane) Marquist Herndon Class of 1988
Army, 10 Years
I served: 3 years in the U.S. Navy as a Boatswain's Mate in the "Brown Water" (Amphibious) Navy. -and- 7 years in the U.S. Army as a Paratrooper in the "Hard-Hitting, Bone-Breakin', Life-Takin' 82ND Airborne Division. I was Medically Retired from the Army in 1997
Angela Nalls Mejia
Angela Nalls Mejia Class of 1995
Navy, 17 Years
I am an LDO currently working in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program.
Anthony Barnett-Calhoun
Anthony Barnett-Calhoun Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
LtCol. Unrestricted Line Officer, Field Grade, @nd Marine Airwing
Barbara A Amey
Barbara A Amey Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years
Charles Patterson
Charles Patterson Class of 1978
Navy, 4 Years
Communication Division - USS Nimitz CVN-68
Charles W. Keith
Charles W. Keith Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Senior Enlisted Advisor
Christopher Walker
Christopher Walker Class of 2005
Army, 6 Years
Darryl Ware
Darryl Ware Class of 1982
Army, 8 Years
8th Signal Battalion Germany, Korea, Ft Drum NY, Pentagon, Ft Jackson, Ft. McClellan
Darryl Ware
Darryl Ware Class of 1982
Army, 8 Years
Telecommunications and Administrative Specialist. Served in Bad Kreuznach Germany, Seoul Korea, Ft. Drum NY, Ft Jackson SC, Ft. McClellan AL, Ft Gordon Augusta GA, Ft Myer Arlington VA and Pentagon Washington DC.
DENISE S ELLIS Class of 1980
Navy, 16 Years
Radioman E-7
Dennis G. Powell
Dennis G. Powell Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served active duty for 20 yrs. (6/1976 - 7/1996)
Elliott R. Jordan (Corky)
Elliott R. Jordan (Corky) Class of 1974
National Guard, 12 Years
Served as Cavalry scout in 48th Brigade, then as a Chaplain Assistant.
George Bass
George Bass Class of 1985
Navy, 20+ Years
Greg Bledsoe
Greg Bledsoe Class of 1976
Army, 10 Years
Criminal Investigation Division (CID). 25th Infantry Division Schofield Barracks Hawaii (I was there when Mr. Hooks re-entered the Army and drown there) Ft. Jackson, SC Ft. Knox, KY Ansbach, Germany (1st daughter born there)
James Lee Lorraine
James Lee Lorraine Class of 1976
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Served for 30 years. Toured the world while testing CG equipment. Worked on C-130 Hercules planes. Also served in Florida, North Carolina and Alaska. Loved Alaska and look forward to going back for a visit. My wife, Connie, has been by my side the entire career and raised our children, Christopher and Sarah Jo.
James Lorraine
James Lorraine Class of 1976
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
30 year career. Served in North Carolina, Florida, and Kodiak Island, Alaska. Retired.
James(Jimmy) N. Walker
James(Jimmy) N. Walker Class of 1966
Army, 8 Years
101st Airborne stationed in Viet Nam from 1969 to 1970. Basic at Ft. Benning, Georgia, AIT School at Ft. Lee, Virginia, taught at Ft. Gordon, Georgia upon return from Viet Nam. Born in 1948 in Newnan, Ga., graduated from NHS in 1966. Band drum major Sophmore, Junior, and Senior years at NHS. Attend the Vet/Connect sponsored by the NHS History Department.
Jessica Baysinger (Nelson)
Jessica Baysinger (Nelson) Class of 2007
Air Force, 3 Years
Jessie D'Arra Wilson Freeman
Jessie D'Arra Wilson Freeman Class of 1999
Army, 16 Years
25B40, SFC, E7 Information Technology Specialist Duty Assignments include Fort Hood TX, Germany, Fort Bragg NC, US Army Recruiting Command, Kuwait, and US Army North Active Duty and still proudly serving!
Jimmy Brown
Jimmy Brown Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Sgt E-5, Communications Specialist. Fort Polk, Fort Gordon, Camp Samae San Thailand, Atlanta Army Depot.

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Class of '95

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