Newnan High School Alumni

Newnan, Georgia (GA)

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

(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.
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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.
Barbara A Amey
Barbara A Amey
Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years

Retired
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

Infantryman
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
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

Retired
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)
Howard Sewell
Howard Sewell
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Air defense/Space operations. Overseas in Iceland, Canada, Australia. AWACS mission crew commander. Last assignment Vice Commander of 1st Space Wing.
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

Mechanic
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.
Jimmy Walker
Jimmy Walker
Class of 1966
Army, 6 Years

101st Airborne Division, Camp Eagle, Viet Nam, Fort Lee, Virginia, Gort Gordon, Georgia
John F Caldwell, III
John F Caldwell, III
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Aviaition Supply
John F Caldwell, III
John F Caldwell, III
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

aviation supply
John F Caldwell, III
John F Caldwell, III
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Aviation Supply
Jonathan Gray
Jonathan Gray
Class of 2009
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Served 5 years as an Intelligence Analyst in the USMC and completed 1 deployment to Afghanistan
Justin McClure
Justin McClure
Class of 2011
Air Force, 4 Years

Weather Forecaster
Kerry Harmon
Kerry Harmon
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Telephone Systems Craftman - Install Air Force owned Telecommunication equipment.
Krista Stokes
Krista Stokes
Class of 2019
Army, 4 Years

11C Stationed Fort Benning.
Shandria Sanchez
Shandria Sanchez
Class of 1988
Army, 6 Years

served: 1992-1998. MOS: 88 Mic.
Duty stations: Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, Kisersluatern (K-town) Germany, Ft. Benning
Tray Brewer
Tray Brewer
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Pilot
Tyler Head
Tyler Head
Class of 2011
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Corporal served 4 years in active duty and currently in the reserves

Classmates Spotlight

Newnan High School Classmates

Ethan Wilkes
Class of '15

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Our Newnan 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 Newnan High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Newnan are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!