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

Ronnie Hargrove
Ronnie Hargrove Class of 1962
Navy, 10 Years
Navy nuclear submarines. Rank of MM1(ss)
Brenda Griffith
Brenda Griffith Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years
supply/76y10 545th Ord Co. Munster bie dieburg Germany USAG Ft. Riley, Kansas
Clarence Hayes
Clarence Hayes Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
US Air Force - Financial Management
Daniel Draper
Daniel Draper Class of 1995
Navy, 2 Years
Navy Seabees: Construction Mechanic
Darius Johnston
Darius Johnston Class of 2006
Navy, 6 Years
Served 3 year in Guam and currently 3 years in Washington state. Have deployed to Japan, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia.
Deona Culver Williams
Deona Culver Williams Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
served 20 years in the US NAVY. Stationed in Hawaii, Spain, Japan, Diego Garcia and the USS Lincoln(CVN 72)
Doris De La Rosa
Doris De La Rosa Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Officer Candidate School, Quantico, VA; The Basic Shcool, Quantico, VA; Adjutant School, Camp LeJuene, NC: 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, El Toro, CA. Amphibious Warfare School, Quantico, VA. Earned rank of Captain, CO of reserve comm company.
Jerry Hunt
Jerry Hunt Class of 1979
Navy, 5 Years
U.S Navy 1990-1995, Served on the USS Ingersoll DD-990 out of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Jerry Hunt
Jerry Hunt Class of 1979
Navy, 5 Years
Served in Navy for five years, stationed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and was in the Persian Gulf war in 1990 / 1991.
Joel  Allsbrook
Joel Allsbrook Class of 1977
Army, 8 Years
Served in the 82nd Airborne Division as a sergeant. Earned American jump wings, Canadian jump wings, Sudanese jump wings Jungle Expert Badgex2.Been to Panama Canal zone twist. Egypt,Sudan,Germany.Also did 3 years in the Naval reserves.
Keith Cagle
Keith Cagle Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Join the Marines in 78 Delayed Enlisted Program. Join the Air National Guard in 1981. Had a postion known as Life Support. I was with the 184th Fighter Squadron in Fort Smith AR GO SOONERS.. Retired with 21 years. Spent all the time I could flying in the back seat of F-4's and F-16's.
Kenny (Sharum) Gream
Kenny (Sharum) Gream Class of 2000
Army, 13 Years
Served in Germany (infantryman) Fort Sill (drill sgt), Fort Stewart (Master Gunner), currently at Fort Benning as a 1SG
Leo H. Sears
Leo H. Sears Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Posiden A3 Missile Technician, USS Proteus, SSBN 620 John Adams, COMSUBRON-16, (MT2) Ocean Systems Technician Maintenance Senior Chief Petty Officer (OTMCS), Dam Neck VA, Pearl Harbor HI, Centerville Beach CA, Washington DC, Tinker AFB.
Ronnie Hargrove
Ronnie Hargrove Class of 1962
Navy, 10 Years
Mechahist Mate 1st class Nulear Submaines
Valerie Duchat
Valerie Duchat Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
Supply - Administrative Assistant active duty with 188th Fighter Wing
Valerie Gist
Valerie Gist Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air Force
Willie Morris
Willie Morris Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Retired US Army 1SG
Willie Morris
Willie Morris Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
US Army 1SG Inf

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