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Submitted by Jim Cole Overholt CCHS Class of 1965 member
The Cocke County High School Class of 1965 met Saturday night, August 8, 2015, at Carson Springs Baptist Conference Center for its fiftieth-year reunion. The gathering began at 6 p.m. for visitation and for the taking of a class photo. At seven Roscoe Woody welcomed all members and their spouses, brought the invocation, and announced the beginning of the meal. In all, 121 people, including 73 classmates, gathered for a night of good food, superb entertainment, and a delightful visitation with old friends.
Following the meal, Bunny Jarnigan announced an annual class reunion will be held in the future, on the last Saturday in July, destination of the place to be announced later. He then gave a special thanks to the planning committee and handed the microphone to Carwin Dunn who spoke of the debt we owed our veterans. She talked briefly of the sacrifices each soldier makes in war, reading from a letter written by C.S. Lewis.
Seventy-three member of the CCHS Class of 1965 gathered Saturday evening, August 8, at Carson Springs Baptist Conference Center for their 50-year reunion. Front row, from left, are Emma Taylor Reece, Bonnie Taylor Venerable, Hubert Davis, Doris Stogner, Donnie France Collett, Linda Bandy Proffitt, Mary Alice Yater Foy, Tony Sawyer, Sara Lena Turner Tucker, Diane Grigsby Burrow, Richard Holt, Wayne Ellison, Marty Costner, and Brenda Chambers Ellison. Seated from left are Donna Massey Martin, Gloria Miller Tate, Connie Campbell Dunn, Woody Lawson, Beverly Harville Chambers, Billie Sue Ball Webb, Sherry Ramsey Strange, Faye Valentine Southerland, Sandra Webb Hensley, Linda Cassell Huth, Linda Shockley Dawson, Judy Bates Butler, Diane Taylor McMahan, Carwin Dunn Vinson, Cary Myers, and Clarence Duncan. Third row, from left, are Ron ‘Butch’ Clark, Dottie Hurst Suggs, David Johnson, Shirley Taylor Wood, Linda Lewis Ogle, Linda Kyker Parks, Trula Cureton Costner, Wilma Holt McMillan, Danny Freshour, Ruby Keller James, Jobie Woody Ownby, Diana Gentry Grooms, Tommy Dawson, Bobby Dawson, Paul Shaver, Carol Henry McMeeken, Sherrod Walker West, Ellen Leibrock Shelton, Claudia Freshour Norwood, Wanda Ball Southerland, Larry Lindsey, Eugene Dunn, Jean McIntosh Jarnigan, Vesta Mantooth Lane, Essie Ellison Gentry, Susan Nichols Cooper, Carolyn Clark Stokely, Charles Henry, and Mike White. Back row, from left, are Earl ‘Bunny’ Jarnigan, Jimmy Styles, Margaret Allen Sorrell, Cheryl Gentry Arrowood, Roscoe Woody, Roger Cooper, Robert Buckner, Verlin Smith, Hugh ‘Buddy’ Hightower, Gary Reece, James Hill, Eddie Crum, and Ronnie Ellison. Not pictured: Jim Cole Overholt
CCHS Class of 1965 celebrates 50th year reunion
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Homer Florn Harville
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 16 Dec 1942
Event Place: Hamblen, Tennessee, United States
Spouse's Name: Margaret Louise Ottinger