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

Alan Bagwell
Alan Bagwell Class of 1987
Army, 4 Years
Basic - Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri AIT - Ft.Lee, Va Airborne School - Ft. Benning, Ga Ft. Hood Served in Germany "Reforger 1989" Served with the Tiger Brigade - 2nd Armored Operation Desert Shield / Desert Storm VFW
Annette (Bagwell) Weber
Annette (Bagwell) Weber Class of 1987
Army, 4 Years
Basic/AIT: Fort Jackson, SC Perm. Party: Fort Bragg, NC Unit: HHC, 1st COSCOM Overseas: Desert Shield/Storm MOS: 71L
BOBBY J. KIRKSEY
BOBBY J. KIRKSEY Class of 1978
Navy, 10 Years
BOILER TECH. 1980-1984 PEARL HABOR HAWAII USS ASHTABULA AO-51, USS ROBERT E PERRY FF-1073 1986-1989 NORFOLK VA. USS MILWAUKEE AOR-2 1990-1992 FCTG VA BEACH
Brandon Snyder
Brandon Snyder Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served two tours of duty in Iraq.
Brent Hunter
Brent Hunter Class of 1985
Army, 5 Years
Field Artillery Graduated from Air Assault School
Doyle Ray Black
Doyle Ray Black Class of 1982
Army, 8 Years
31N20-Tactical Curcit Controller-Served in Germany, Korea, and visted more than i can tell.
hovey w burrell
hovey w burrell Class of 1972
Army, 8 Years
Military policeman--served in that capacity, also physical security NCO, MPI, AOPIC . Performed as one step program cadre. NCOIC of C/56 in Germany and numerous other capacities.
james bagwell
james bagwell Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years
aviation ordnanceman from 1971 to 1975 served aboard USS AMERICA aircraft carrier.
Jeremy D Oshields
Jeremy D Oshields Class of 2003
Army, 2 Years
Airborn in NC
Joe Donny Craine
Joe Donny Craine Class of 1964
Air Force, 12 Years
MSgt Retired 70% Service connected disabled Vietnam Veteran. Crew chief F-100D, F101B/RF, RF4C,D,E, F-15E. Flightline Supervisor/Debriefer, Depot Maintenance Inspector, FTD Technical Aircraft Maintenance Instructor, F4-C/D/E, F-15E.
Kimbereley Reese
Kimbereley Reese Class of 1989
Army, 19 Years
Senior Logisitican (92Y) Fort McClellan Alabama, Fort Lee Va (Unites States), Baumholder, Kaiserslautern, Mannheim Germany; Antwerp Belgium and Rotterdam Netherlands (Europe), Bosnia-Herzgovenia Kuwait and Qatar (Middle East).
LCPL Bryan L. Sloan
LCPL Bryan L. Sloan Class of 2004
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Scout Sniper, H&S Co., BLT 1/2, presently serving in IRAQ
Michael W.Roper
Michael W.Roper Class of 1967
Army, 4 Years
Basic and AIT at Ft. Jackson...Vietnam - 224th Aviation Battalion Stateside - Military Intelligence at USASAFS Homestead Air Force Base in Florida.
Robbie Proffitt
Robbie Proffitt Class of 2001
Air Force, 8 Years
Stationed at Hurlburt Field Florida, USAF Spec. Ops, Ramstein AFB Ramstein Germany, currently Charleston AFB Charleston SC. C-17 Crew Chief
scott mccollum
scott mccollum Class of 1985
Army, 3 Years
field artillery foward obsever
Scott Respass
Scott Respass Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Certified Weider - Hull Tech.
Sgt. Tyler L. Ellenburg
Sgt. Tyler L. Ellenburg Class of 2004
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Completed 2 tours of deployment
SPC Shannon D Willis
SPC Shannon D Willis Class of 2003
Army, 3 Years
15 months tour in Irag Station at Fort Stewert
Steven A. Garrett
Steven A. Garrett Class of 2004
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served in 1st Bn 6th Marines in Camp Lejeune, NC from November of 2004 to December of 2007 including two tours to Iraq. The first tour in March of 2005 to October of 2005 in Fallujah, Iraq. The second, from September 2006 to May 2007 in Ramadi, Iraq. Currently on second enlistement down at Parris Island, SC working in support of a Recruit Training Batallion
Thomas Hayes
Thomas Hayes Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 4 Years
severed for 4 years

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