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					PIONEER
Texas Woman’s University Former Students Association
Homecoming 2011 edition
                                                                                             Class Notes


The TWU Former Students Association was organized in 1905 and has been recognized
as the Alumni Association since that time. We are a 501(c)(3) organization. Contribu-
tions and scholarship funding for University support are tax deductible and noted as
alumni support for the University.

Mission Statement:
The TWU Former Students Association is organized to promote Texas Woman’s Uni-
versity, to raise scholarship funds and to provide opportunities to current and former
students and friends of the university for lifelong affiliation and volunteer partnership.


Our Leaders - Board of Directors
President ......................................................................Madge Boynton, ‘48, ‘70
1st Vice President .......................................................Sherrill Taylor ’83, ‘86             FSA Office
2nd Vice President .....................................................Nancy Glick ‘80
Interim 3rd Vice President ........................................Barbara Taylor ‘52, ‘57
4th Vice President Co-Chairs ......................................Kimberly L. Johnson ‘93                Mary Pagano, Finances
                                                                       Gay Lynn Bynum ‘65                  mpagano@twu.edu
Treasurer .....................................................................Virginia Kline ’78, ‘90
Secretary .....................................................................Kathey Hannah ‘74
Member of Large ........................................................Judy Elias ‘88 ‘92                  Student Assistants
Local Member at Large 2008-2010 ............................Nora Sierra ‘03                                    Alexis Carter
Past Presidents’ Council Rep. .....................................Barbara Taylor ‘52, ‘57                    Andrea Castro
Nominating Committee Chair .....................................Jean Judy ‘73                                 940-898-2492
Parliamentarian ...........................................................Nora Sierra ‘03
Alumni Delegate Council Rep. ...................................
Communications/Technology .....................................Tiffany Williams-Evans ‘07                   Former Students
Homecoming Chairs ...................................................Barbara Taylor ‘52, ‘57                   Association
Scholarship Chair ........................................................Charlotte Villarreal ‘85          P. O. Box 425795
Finance Oversight Chair .............................................Barbara Taylor ‘52, ‘57              Denton, TX 76204-5795
                                                                                                              940.898.2586
Special Committees (Non-Board Members)                                                                      940.898.2497 fax
Outstanding Students Committee Co-Chair ................Patricia Edwards ‘77, ‘79, ‘98                         twu.edu/fsa
Outstanding Graduate Committee Chair .....................
Distinguished Alumni Committee Co-Chairs .............Betty Alford ‘54, ‘56, ‘65
                                                                       Carolyn Gunning ‘65




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                                                                    Secretary
                                                            Lindsay Durham Hatter ‘06
                                                             durham21@hotmail.com



             Alumni News
                                                       was killed in an automobile accident in      Class of 1945
                                                                   mother has missed her every
                                                       1946. My Member at Large                     CLASS AGENT: Joan O’Brien Rose, 424
                                                       day of her life. Many of the residents of
                                                                       2009-2011                    E. College, Broken Arrow, OK 74012,
                                                       the assisted living community in which
                                                                  Judy Elias ’88 ‘92                918-258-9331, jrose10700@aol.com;
                                                       she now resides have framed pictures of
                                                                    jelias@twu.edu                  Margaretta Reeve Bolding, 2 Plantation
         Class of 1923                                 themselves in their younger years outside    Road, Houston, TX 77024-6236, 713-465-
         No Class Agent*                               the doors of their apartments. Mother’s is
                                                               Local Member at Large                2690
                                                       a picture of herself and Evelyn Rose taken
                                                                       2008-2010
WHON, 2422 Not-       Class of 1936                    their sophomoreSierra at TWU. Hope this
          Class of 1925
nton, TX 76209, 940- No Class Agent                                 Nora year ‘03                   Bernadine Ledwig McNeil
                                                       information about Evelyn Rose is useful      Congratulations to the class of 1945.
          CLASS
adl01@charter.net AGENT: Mildred Burgess Hurley,       to you.
                                                                   nsierra@twu.edu
                                                                                                    Imagine 65 years! We had fun at out 50th
          240 S. Inglewood Ave. # 111, Russellville,
                      Class of 1937
          AR 72801-3347, 479-968-1233                       Past Presidents’ Council Rep            reunion and the reunion of The Class of
 1                    CLASS AGENT: MARJORIE
                      COLLIER HALL, 205 N. Bon-        Class of 1942 2008-2010                      1946. I was a speech pathologist for El
 ent*
          Class of 1926 Brae St. #113, Denton, TX
                      nie                                      AGENT: Mary Evelyn
                                                       CLASS Barbara Taylor ’52 ‘57 Blagg           Paso Schools for 27 years and have been
                      76201-3770, 940-387-6671
          No Class Agent*                              Huey, 2801 Longfellow Lane, Denton, TX
                                                          barbarataylor1111@sbcglobal.net           retired for 23 years. Wish I could be with
 3
                      Class of 1938                    76209-1160, 940-382-9458                     you. Please write or call me and I will
 ent*
          Class of 1930 Class Agent*
                      No                                                                            return your message. Fond memories. BS
          CLASS AGENT: Gladys Barns Lawhon,            Class of 1943                                in Speech 1945
 5                    Class of 1939
          2422 Nottingham, Denton, TX 76209,
ENT: MARIE BRI-
                                                       CLASS AGENT: Olga Shearin Colip,             2222 North Florence St. El Paso, TX
                      CLASS AGENT: JANE ROBIN          921 NW Ninth Street, Grand Prairie, TX       79902; 915-533-2387 or 915-329-3042
          940-382-8563, gladl01@charter.net DR.,
EY, 1311 Linden       ELLIS, 509 ST. CHARLES
 n, TX 76201-2722,                                     75050-3412, 972-262-4420                     (cell). Call collect.
                      ARLINGTON, TX 76013, 817-
 6        Class of 1931
                      548-8511, jarobel@att.net
         No Class Agent*                               Class of 1944                                Class of 1946
                                                       CLASS AGENT: Mae Peacock Win-                CLASS AGENT: PATRIA TRAIL
         Class of 1933                                 kler, 4200 Hughes Dr, Wichita Falls, TX      MURPHY, 5811 Meletio Ln., Dallas, TX
         No Class Agent*                               76308-2504, 940-696-2986, Auntreyn4@         75230-2107, 972-233-6168
                                                       aol.com; Hilma Pliskal Harral, 804 Ridge
         Class of 1935                                 Dr., Bedford, TX 76021, 817-485-4354         Class of 1947
         No Class Agent                                                                             CLASS AGENT: Mary Beth Foshee Scull,
                                                       Name: Hilma P. Harral                        5211 Brownfield Highway, Suite 245,
         Class of 1936                                 Name while in school Pliskal                 Lubbock, TX 79407-2318, 806-799-3903,
         No Class Agent                                Major: Library Science-English Degree:       mbscull@sbcglobal.net
                                                       BALS Class Year: 1944
         Class of 1937                                 Street: 804 Ridge Dr.                        Jo Ann Curnette Stribling checked in with
         CLASS AGENT: Marjorie Collier Hall,           City: Bedford, State: TX Zip: 76021-4233     us. She is still in San Antonio in the same
         910 Thomas Street, Denton, TX 76201-          Occupation: Retired, Phone: 817-485-         house, which she is sharing with mid-
         2449, 940-387-6671                            4354                                         dle son Jim. She has five grandchildren,
                                                                                                    three boys and two boys. “I’ve managed
         Class of 1938                                 Reporter for Class of 1944-member of         to run a household for 60 years – not too
         CLASS AGENT: NEED AGENT                       Fort Worth FSA Chapter                       well some weeks.” She reports the deaths
                                                       News: (recent activities, job changes, ad-   in the last couple of years of three of
         Class of 1939                                 dresses, promotions, births and marriages)   our classmates, some of whom finished
         CLASS AGENT: Jane Robin Ellis, 509 St.        The following classmates and I have been     in 1946. Mary Lois Stevenson Harless
         Charles Dr., Arlington, TX 76013, 817-        friends for over 60 years:                   majored in home economics and was from
         548-8511, jarobel@att.net                                                                  Lovelady, Texas. She taught for years in
                                                       Martha (Paul) Grammer                        Pasadena, Texas. Her senior picture is in
         Class of 1940                                 Lakewood Village Retirement Community        the “46 annual. In the senior section of
         CLASS AGENT: NEED AGENT                       5100 Randel Mill Rd. Apt. 4203               the “46 yearbook is the photo of Marjorie
                                                       Fort Worth, TX 76112                         Harrell Bishop, who majored in nutrition.
         Class of 1941                                 Ph. 817-429-9201                             She apparently lived in military area near
         CLASS AGENT: Dorothy Schmittgens                                                           Temple, as her husband was in the regular
         Henderson, 1405 Briar Cliff, Austin, TX       Mae (Reynolds) Winkler                       army. She was buried in San Antonio at
         78723, lnicklo@comcast.net                    4200 Hughes Dr.                              Ft. Sam Houston cemetery. Jane Terry
                                                       Wichita Falls, TX 76308                      Warden was a home economics educa-
         My mother, Dorothy (Schmittgens) Hend-        Ph.940-696-2986                              tion major from Dallas. She lived in San
         erson received her packet of information                                                   Antonio for many years. Wanda Williams
         about the class of 1941 and was very ex-      Jessie (Flake) Leigh (Mrs. EH)               Hamilton for the umpteenth time took
         cited to read through it. We have informa-    312 So. Acorn St.                            your class agent and her son Chip to Mo-
         tion about one of the members who is not      Fredricksburg, TX 78624                      Ranch, the Presbyterian assembly grounds
         listed and wish to pass it on to you.         Ph. 830-977-6062                             near Kerrville, for a weekend gathering
         My mother’s older sister, Evelyn Rose                                                      of folks primarily from First Presbyterian
         (Schmittgens) Stanley, waited for my          Mary Edith (Dinsmore) Forsyth                Church in McKinney. It’s a highlight of
         mother to graduate from high school so        4124 Hughes Dr.                              our summer. On a return trip to Lubbock,
         they could attend TWU (then TSCW)             Wichita Falls, TX 76308                      we stopped in Menard and had lunch with
         together. She also graduated in 1941. She     Ph. 940-692-0473                             Kappy Reeve Rickard. It’s great to keep

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up with our classmates.                       two great-grand babies and seven step         Esplande, Dallas, TX 75220. I am also sad
Betty Sorensen Adams has a new address.       great-grand kids, the oldest being fifteen.   to report the death of my daughter, Mary
She moved from Arkansas to North Caro-        Christmas has gotten out of hand!             in October. Mary lived in an apartment
lina a year ago to be near one of her chil-                                                 one block from Bob and me. The firemen
dren, as she is now legally blind. Her new    Rosie Bland Sells and husband John have       had to break in and found her dead. We
digs are at 600 S. Churton St., Apt. 126,     been in Phoeniz, AZ area for many years       still do not know the cause of her death. I
Hillsborough, NC 27278-2610. Telephone        now. They also have many family mem-          am missing her terrible, as I talked to her
919-241-4362. e-mail                          bers. Their current address is 1650 West      daily.
adamsanti@h.c.rr.com. Wanda Williams          Glendale Ave., Apt. 4133, Phoenix, AZ
Hamilton has had a bout with pneumonia        85021                                         Connie McNally Kane lost her son. She
that took her to the hospital for a week      My long time friend and room mate(5th         also lost her husband a couple of years
recently. We all hope she’s on the mend       grade) Pat Wright Walker has gone. I miss     ago. She now lives in Clear Lake, Texas.
now. Wanda is still the honcho for English    her.
as a Second Language program at her First                                                   Joyce Abraham Haddad lost her husband,
Presbyterian Church in McKinney. The          Georgia Smith Reeve (Smitty) and hus-         Tony last year. She still lives in her large
large number of students calls for a big      band Ranny live on Long Island. He is a       home in El Paso, but she has a Mexican
staff of teachers and caregivers for all      jazz musician. They have lots of family.      lady come across the border five days a
the kids. As usual, Margaret Murrell and      Their address is 13 Peacock Path, Coram,      week to help her. Joyce called her college
Freida Carson have been extremely active      NY, 11727.                                    roommate Frances Johnson and found her
this year. Both Margaret and Freida have                                                    to be in Hawaii. Hopefully we will talk to
joined the Silver Sneaker’s exercise class    JoAnn Williams was severely injured in an     her before our next class notes.
and continue their walks at Northpark         auto accident several years ago. I do not
Mall. In May they headed for Schulen-         know her situation now.                       My college roommate Pat Klimitchek
burg to see the painted churches in the                                                     Hillard and husband Jess still live in
area. Most are Czech Catholic churches        Mary K. Guthrie (Gussie) Eierdam is also      downtown San Antonio above the Ma-
begun in the last century. In September       gone. She and Yvonne Ridings Erwin            jestic Theater where Broadway plays and
Freida gave a workshop in Seattle. They       were best friends from high school on and     musicals are presented. Pat still ushers
barely got unpacked before they took a        roommates all thru college. Yvonne is still   and will soon see Wicked. Pay’s grandson
two-week Tauck tour of New England for        in Ft. Worth. Present new address Apt.        will graduate from medical school and her
leaf peeping. The latter part of October      243, Bryant Irvin Rd., Ft. Worth, Texas       granddaughter will receive her BA this
they went to San Francisco where Freida       76132. She has six children and grands.       spring.
received the highest award that the Ameri-
can Society of Clinical Pathology gives.      Frances Granbury (Granny) Gress is gone.      Colleen Collins Lucas and Eulice Hoke
(Hurray!) They planned to spend Thanks-       She and her best friend Laura Sessions        Vial joined me at our Saturday night
giving in Santa Fe. “That is all of the       were both in Ft. Worth. Laura has homes       production of our 60th reunion. Collen’s
travel plans for this year. But who knows     here in Florida. I have lost touch with       husband Luke came with her. They have
what next year will bring.” Mary Beth         here.                                         moved to Stephenville, TX, where Colleen
and Chip Scull went to Sante Fe before                                                      grew up. Eulice still lives in Conroe, TX
Thanksgiving and got a whopping case of       Margaret Granberry (Mugs) Priddis is still    where she is very active in her church. She
flu or pneumonia. When they were well         in Wichita Falls. She never came back for     still plays the harp, gives vocal lessons and
enough to head home, the roads were icy,      reunions-said she couldn’t bear to see Dor-   develops costumes for Scarborough Faire.
so they were there over a month. Class-       mitorty Row gone! Her address is 1523
mates, let me know what your up to so I       Carol Lane, Wichita Falls, TX 76302. She      I talk with Jeane Chesney Mankin every
can pass it along to everyone.                has one son.                                  few weeks. She is in an assisted living
                                                                                            complex outside Atlanta, GA. Jeanne has a
Class of 1948                                 Evanne Griesenbeck Elliott has been ill       muscular disorder which requires ster-
CLASS AGENT: Madge Boucher Boyn-              for a while. Do not have info now. Last       oids. She said the drugs have added to her
ton, 1833 Broadway Street, Denton, TX         address: 800 Longview Rd, Apt. 335,           weight, which she does not like but she
76201-2562, 940-243-1602, madgeboyn-          Knoxville, Tenn. 37919-3765                   sounds great.
ton@yahoo.com
                                              Ann Walberg Good (husband John) is            I also talked with Margaret Johnston Vin-
Class of 1949                                 probably still at 3271 Cleveland, Paris TX    cent. Margaret lost her husband in 2010
CLASS AGENT: Doreen Olivia Dunlop             75460. She was my last roommate.              and she now lives by herself with her two
Armstrong, 702 West Ave., Pasadena,                                                         cats. She seems well. Her two nephews
TX 77502-3402, 713-472-1679, doarm-                                                         watch out for her.
strong@sbcglobal.net; CO-CLASS                Class of 1950
AGENT: Ayleen Armstrong Burden, 924           CLASS AGENT: Betty Wertheimer Smith,          Pat sent me two Christmas cards she
Colchester, Garland, TX 75040-1301, 972-      9113 Church Road, Dallas, TX 75231-           received first from Genevieve Hennigan
495-4755                                      4851, 214-553-0240                            Burns and husband Jay. It outlined all the
                                                                                            goings on in their family. They attended
I am Ayleen Armstrong Burden. Husband,        I am sad to report the death of your senior   the wedding of their granddaughter in
Ben. Address 924 Colchester, Garland,TX       class president, Dalee Smart Green.           Clovis, CA (daughter of Mary Kay).
75040. We, of course, have retired. Ben       Dalee and her daughter Zan were mem-          Daughter Betty is working in Oklahoma
from advertising display; I from Avon rep.    bers of our Tuesday lunch bunch. Cards        City. Betty’s daughter Amber (husband
Three grown children, five grandchildren,     of condolence can be sent Zan at 9110         Nathan) bought a home in Shawnee, Ok.

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Genevieve and Jay have visited their home      Class of 1953                                   reared in Jacksonville and educated in
several times. Where they love to play         CLASS AGENT: Dottie Wessels, 2323               Jacksonville schools. She received her
with their granddaughters four and two.        Rosefield Dr. Houston, TX 77080, 713-           graduate degree in English and library
                                               973-6090; dwessels@earthlink.net                science from Texas Woman’s University,
Katie DeBouy Jones and husband Bill                                                            Denton. She taught in Sweetwater and
live in Caney Creek near Normanges, OK         Mary Farlow Thomas (e2mfthomas@                 Tyler.
along with 12 geese and a flock of guinea      msn.com) writes: Ed and I are still living      She was a member of many organizations,
hens. They have s peach orchard and            in Bryan/College Station. Longest we’ve         including the Mollie Moore Davis Chapter
pecan trees. Katy bakes with her peaches       lived anywhere!! Our three kids must not        217. United Daughters of the Confedera-
and pecans. Hopefully she will continue to     have liked all those moves they endured         cy; the Kappa Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa
bake since she had a mild stroke, Dec. 12.     while growing up, for each one of them          Gamma and the American Association
                                               has lived in the same location they moved       of University Women, and had served as
Jeannine Wallace Faires and I share a          to after college!! Four of our nine grand-      president or as an officer in all of these.
terrible condition. We both have macular       children are currently at Texas A&M and         She was a longtime member of Green
degeneration (wet) and are not able to see.    U of FL. Three have their degrees from          Acres Baptist Church, Tyler, and the Car-
Jeannine lost her husband not quite a year     Texas A&M, SHSU and U. of Fla. The              egivers’ Sunday School Class.
ago and has to rely on friends to take her     other two are in High School. Two grand-        She was listed in many Marquis Publica-
to doctors, stores, etc. I am very fortunate   daughters have married, and one grandson        tions and has a sketch in the “First Five
to still have my husband (23 years) as         has been awarded Eagle Scout rank. We           Hundred” a collective biography that
my chauffeur, go-getter, cook and bottle       are truly blessed after 54 years of mar-        chronicles 500 people who have made a
washer. He is also doing these notes for       riage!!!                                        difference.
me.                                                                                            She was preceded in death by her parents,
                                               Jane Perry, Mary Ann Collier and OG             one sister, Lorene, and two brothers, Her-
I received a letter from Jamessene Temple      O’Hare had a fun get-together at Col-           man and Carl.
Wallace two years ago. She and husband         lins Street Bakery in Corsicana. I shared       She is survived by a nephew, Phil Waller,
Bill still live in Houston as do most of       info from the 2010 reunion. It was well         Jacksonville; her sister-in-law, Mildred
their family. Jamessene has been a docent      planned. It was fun to go when it was not       Waller, Jacksonville; a nephew, Harold
at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.           your reunion year. A group of us from           Waller of Collierville, Tenn; and a niece,
She also sings in the South Main Baptist       several classes got together for dinner and     Carolyn Nicol of Tyler.
Church Choir. Their family includes one        breakfast, Ann Simmons did a great job of
son, one daughter, grandchildren and three     finding a super place and good food.            Betty Jo Hodge
great grand-daughters.                         I live in Bullard, 13 miles south of Tyler.     Betty was born in Hawkins on May 3,
                                               Hopefully others in the area will join us       1928, to the late Clarence Wood (doc)
We are in Dallas have bimonthly lunch          for a get-together-maybe at the bakery or       and Edna Cumbie. After graduating from
meetings on the second Tuesday. We             here at Emerald Bay 903-825-9733-a golf         Hawkins High School in 1944, she at-
would love to have you join us. Just call      community but our address is OG O’Hara          tended Texas State College for Women
me and I will let you know where we are        108 St. Croix ln. Ballard, TX 75757             in Denton. There she was initiated into
meeting that month.                                                                            Honorary National Collegiate Players and
                                               Ruth Ann Tipton Miles                           Zeta Phi ETA National Speech Arts Frater-
Class of 1951                                  Dear Ones:                                      nity. She received her Bachelor of Arts and
CLASS AGENT: MARILYN “McDUFF”                  I regret to tell ya’ll that Ruth Ann passed     Bachelor of Science degree in elementary
NEIL LOVE, 3213 Westfield Ave., Fort           away in her sleep on Fri. Oct. 30 at the age    education teacher’s certification in 1948.
Worth, TX 76133, 817-926-2196, marilyn-        of 76. I went to the visitation last night in   She was an elementary school teacher in
love29@yahoo.com                               Georgetown as I was unable to go to the         Dallas for 23 years. In 1974 Betty received
                                               funeral today. My husband is sick, in addi-     the Distinguished Ex Award from Hawkins
Kudos to Billie Shewell Hubbard for car-       tion to having Alzheimers, he has a cold!       High School.
rying our torch as class agent for 35 years.   (I hope it isn’t swine flu!-but he hasn’t       At an early age, she confessed her love for
Hooray to “McDuff,” who has agreed to          actually oinked yet!) Had a nice visit with     Christ, accepting Him as her Saviour and
be our new torch bearer and who is hard        John and Ruth Anns’ brother Bill! It was        Lord. She was involved in working with
at work getting information to our class       amazing! Bill remembered when Elizabeth         the youth for many years at her church in
about our 60th reunion April 14-17, 2011.      Wilson and I came to visit them in Taylor       Dallas.
McDuff has enlisted Carolyn Cummins            one weekend from TSCW. I told him he            Survivors include her loving husband of
Theis, Dottie Mangum Kinsel, Anne              probably would only recognize “Baby             61 years, Harmon; daughter and son-in-
Harris Simmons, Flo Rosier Stark, Paula        Jack” and he and Bob, who had been there        law, Cathy and Terry Geers of Naperville,
Bledsoe Britt, and Betty Junkin Guest to       and gone, but talk to her on the phone          Ill.; grandchildren, Erin Robertson and her
help prepare for this special event. Y’all     from time to time.                              husband Mike of Seattle, Wash., Kevin
come!                                          Hope all of you are doing well!                 Geers and wife Allison of Naperville, Ill,;
                                               Best wishes, etc. love. Etc.                    great-grandchildren, Issac Robertson of
Class of 1952                                  Baby                                            Seattle, Wash., Tyler and Ryan Geers of
CLASS AGENT: Beverly Sharp Germany,                                                            Naperville, Ill,; a niece, two nephews,
3905 Sunnydale Dr., Fort Worth, TX             Wilma Ruth Waller                               cousins and many friends.
76116-7645, 817-244-1404, jpgermany@           Miss Waller, a retired English teacher and      Betty lived in Emerald Bay since 1988 and
sbcglobal.net; Rebecca Brawley Lee, 2212       librarian, died March 30, 2010, in Tyler.       was a member of Emerald Bay Commu-
Triway Lane, Houston, TX 77043-2105,           She was born Nov. 15, 1921 in Jackson-          nity Church and active in other organiza-
713-465-0424, arkman@att.net                   ville, to the late William Wesley Waller,       tions.

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Class of 1954                                  been to assist the literacy class at our         address updated, PLEASE!
CLASS AGENT: ANNETTE ROWAN                     local Correction Center. I designed an
REGISTER, 312 Yacht Club Dr. NE, Ft.           individualized study program that cuts           Shirley (Blakemore) Patterson, Ph. D.
Walton Beach, FL, 32548-6424, 850-             across a number of teaching methods. It is       Shirley (Blakemore) Patterson contin-
243-2250, registerannette@yahoo.com;           nice to continue to serve the public in my       ues to live in Columbia, Missouri in her
MYRA LAWRENCE WEST, P.O. Box                   discipline of study after retirement from        retirement. One of her four grandsons is
157, Aubrey, TX 76227, 940-365-2136,           the world of education. The trees whisper,       completing a graduate degree in engineer-
myrawestkaylado6@sbcglobal.net                 “come visit me.”                                 ing from the University of Missouri, one
                                                                                                is graduating in May from the Univer-
Class of 1955                                  Bonnie Isaacs Gray                               sity of Georgia, one has enlisted in the
CLASS AGENT: Katherine Haddad                  I am heading to Honduras, along with 9           Marines, and one is a sophomore in high
Davis, 4322 Santa Rita, El Paso, TX            others, to volunteer services at an or-          school. Shirley has written and published
79902-1328, 915-533-6416, treskaty@            phanage there. We are also transporting          an early childhood curriculum with some
hotmail.com                                    much-needed items such as jeans, t-shirts,       colleagues and conducts workshops for
                                               shoes and socks, and all kinds of school         teachers focusing on early language and
Katherine H Davis, 4322 Sant Rita; El          supplies. After the service, some of us are      literacy development sspatters@aol.com
Paso, Texas 79902                              then going to Copan (a bit north and west
                                               of Tegucigalpa) to tour and hike in the           Rita Bickley Roose
Greetings to you all. Now that we are          Mayan villages and ruins. We will return         Our older son Ken has built a house on
getting the printed Pioneer, I hope you will   the end of August.                               some of our land in Farmersville and com-
send me news of yourselves and of those                                                         mutes to work at Raytheon in Garland. He
you are in touch with.                         Sue Clement Cicherski                            and Robin love the country and have a
                                               I still work at the family business – Asel       garden and chickens! Their daughter Mel-
Tommy Miller Lyles and Margie Crawford         Art Supply, which is located in vari-            anie and her husband are building a house
Austin got together at our 55th reunion,       ous cities in Texas – joined after retiring      close to Ken and they are expecting their
so at least we were represented. Thanks        from teaching. Several of the children           second child next year. Our younger son,
to you both. Suzanne Garland Evans of          are likewise involved in the business.           Robert is still in Decatur and his daughter
Loveland, Co. has been enjoying her fami-      The children are Susan (Andy), Michael           will start to SMU in August and will major
ly and traveling some. Lois Breedlove Mc-      (Melissa), Thomas (Amy), Mark, and An-           in music.
Donald has also been doing some traveling      drew (Kathy) plus five grandsons and one
this year visiting family and sightseeing. I   granddaughter. Bill and I keep busy with         Wanda Schroeder McKenzie
Visited with Ann McClelland Hayden via         all and enjoy their many activities. Bill        My husband Glenn and I have been retired
phone. I am sad to report that her husband     and I also still enjoy traveling which will      for five-plus years now. I am fairly disa-
Carlos died in May of 2009. Like the           soon include Alaska, Rome and Hawaii.            bled with COPD and severe arthritis so
rest of us, she has her health issues and      Do hear from some classmates includ-             we don’t travel a lot. In the not-so-distant
is handling them. Pat Pickette Hand and        ing Evelyn Flores Burns and Oralia Pena          past we did travel on a Caribbean cruise,
her husband are now retired and taking         Lopez. My best to all, and thanks for your       Hawaii, Mexico, Puerto Rico. Glenn was
life easy. Barbara Anderson Gonsolin           class work.                                      an electrical engineer on some of the first
died in July of last year. Beverly Keisling                                                     space probes. When we settled, we picked
Hyer passed away in February of 2010. In       Donna Staley Kline                               Arizona for the year round weather and
May of 2009, Beverly and her daughter          “After five years of production, Donna has       beauty. We have lived here for 41 years.
Kathy came to El Paso and we had such          finally released a film about Texas-born         I worked at NSSDC in Maryland and he
a nice visit. Carol Possehl Mendieta had       Lucy Hickenlooper, aka Olga Samaroff             worked downtown D.C. for a period of
her whole family visit last summer. Her        Stokowski (1880-1948.) Virtuoso: The             time at the FCC. Now we are just relaxing
daughter Jan had a son in January of 2009.     Olga Samaroff Story is the outgrowth             and enjoying friends and golf. You can
Her son Mike and wife are now Majors in        of the book she authored, An American            contact me on Facebook
the armed forces.                              Virtuoso on the World Stage. It’s the
                                               compelling story about a woman pianist,          Billie Mims
That’s all the news for now. Hope to hear      who against tremendous odds overcame             Fifty three years ago we made new friends
from you all soon.                             anti-American sentiments towards Ameri-          and today we’re still enjoying them. In
                                               cans as musicians and Old World biases           May, Sue and Thurman Adkins came from
Class of 1956                                  against women. Samaroff’s story is a             San Antonio to visit in Jasper, TX. I retired
CLASS AGENT: Emily-Mae Stafford,               role model for every woman today. www.           in 1991. We had a good visit around a day
2904 Lakewood Drive, Denton 76207,             olgasamaroff.com”                                in the Big Thicket. In July, Joan Shrader
940-383-6822, estaff@msn.com                                                                    chauffeured us from Ft. Worth to Richard-
                                               Joan Parks Shrader                               son where we visited Vicki Hill Robinson
Class of 1957                                  I golf a little, in charge of the kitchen at     and husband Tommy who are in residence
CLASS AGENT: Joanie Parks Shrader,             my church and enjoy my two sons, one             at an assisted living complex in Richard-
225 W. 3rd Street, Baird, TX 79504, 915-       daughter-in-law and two grand daughters.         son. The “girls” and a friend from Lou
854-1815, txgigi1961@valornet.com              I had a wonderful trip across Canada this        Campbell Puritt’s former neighborhood
                                               fall. It is beautiful country. I traveled with   went to lunch and enjoyed the afternoon,
Dr. Barbara “Babs” Tyson                       Beverly Crull Huggins (class of 58). I am        sad at the same time that Lou was no
I am working my two business enterprises       now serving as class agent. I enjoy being        longer with us.
and running my ranch. One of my main           [it], but would like to hear from more peo-      Julia Bapp Rhodes and I talked recently.
volunteer activities for the past year has     ple. Also, people need to keep their email       She has been in Amarillo for a couple of

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years and enjoys living nearer some of her      have any new exciting. I’m still doing my        stages of Parkinson’s disease and was
family. Vicki Robinson seems to still en-       usual volunteering - driving patients to and     having trouble dealing with Steve’s death
joy life in the Atria Richardson where she      from the hospitals at the Medical Center         when he had a stroke. Ralph died on Feb.
and Tommy reside. Vicki called yesterday        and the airports as part of Angel Flight and     1, 2010. We were married 52 years so liv-
and she sounded O.K. At least she still         Ground Angels. I am also working with a          ing alone is an ongoing adjustment. I have
likes her place. I’m trying to plan a trip      large group of women who are volunteer-          had a lot of support from friends and am
to Pasadena, Calif. in February. A friend       ing to help women who are ill or inca-           keeping busy with volunteering and other
there has cancer and I’m long overdue for       pacitated. We don’t do medical care but          activities.
a visit. Otherwise, all is well here.           everything else, from cleaning their house,      I got back from New York last night [Dec.
Three years ago, I bought and finished a        doing their grocery shopping, running            2010] and slept late this morning. It was
cabin on an oxbow on the Neches River.          their errands, taking care of their pets, etc.   COLD in NY and crowded. The Music
This project has taken most of my time,         I have three clients. This is such a pleas-      City Rockettes show was awesome. The
but an enjoyable time it has been. This         ant job; you don’t think of it as work.          play we saw was Mamma Mia and it was
is an invitation to any of you who would        My last MRI indicated that my tumor in           really good singing and dancing. We had
enjoy fishing, bird watching, alligator         my head is larger than it was when first         a lot of good food. We had a hot dog with
patrol and doing nothing. Come visit. bil-      found. I am not sure why, but the doctor         sauerkraut from a street vendor. It was
liejmims@sbcglobal.net                          said it looked like it was absorbing fluid.      interesting to see the construction where
                                                As a result, some of the first symptoms          the Twin Towers were. I am glad I went,
Carolyn (Jeep) Wall Helm                        have returned and gotten worse, like the         but I am happy to be home.
Bert and I celebrated our 50th with a trip      numbness and tingling on the left side of        Vicki Hill Robinson
to Alaska in June, had a wonderful time.        my face. Oh Well!!!                              I live at the Atrium Retirement Center. I
A second vacation will be in Glacier                                                             love it! You know me; I always love peo-
National Park with four grandchildren (16,      Beverly Barker Harden                            ple and being around them. My address is
13, nie, and five) and their parents. I’m       Attended junior/senior years as a transfer       Atria Richardson - 1493 Richardson Drive
still working three days a week. Two knee       student from Friends Univ. in Wichita,           #236 - Richardson, TX. 75080; phone:
replacements have been most helpful! We         KS. Graduating with a degree in Speech           214-240-2843 (cell).
know to count our blessings.                    Therapy, taught in Wichita, Ft. Worth and        I have some dementia, but doing very
Keep up the good work, Joanie, and stay         Norman, OK. Earned master’s degree               well. I loved having Joanie and Billie
healthy.                                        from OU and was a reading specialist in          come see me. Tommy, my husband, also
                                                Norman Public Schools until retirement in        lives here. He lost a leg several years ago
Brenda Beck Travis                              1997.                                            and is in a wheel chair.
We are planning two family reunions             Both sons live in Oklahoma and two
for this fall, which we are really looking      daughters are on the East Coast. Enjoy           Nita Newberry Stewart
forward to. I am giving all cousins our         activities and accomplishments of 11             Bob and I became first-time grandparents
genealogy charts. Dale and I are celebrat-      grandchildren, college to newborn. Rec-          the last day of 08. Probably near the old-
ing our 53rd with a New England cruise in       ommend retirement and new adventures!!           est.
October. We are working in district 85 for                                                       Another is on the way. That’s about all.
a congressional candidate. October 30th         Nancy Mc Clain
we are going to College Station to see the      My friends and I plan on cruising in Feb.        Jean Hagedorn Humlicek
Aggies play Texas Tech. After Election          It will be for seven days in the Carribean       Our move to Beemer, Nebraska, should
Day, I will go in for hip replacement. I ex-    to Cozumel, Montego Bay, and Grand               be a reality by Jan. 2011!! Will have our
pect to be ready and able for Thanksgiving      Cayman Isles. It is very convenient to           new address (a P.O. Box) in the next TWU
and Christmas. We just thank our LORD           cruise out of Galveston for us. Otherwise        Former Students publication.
everyday for health. Blessing to all.           I will continue with my clogging group
                                                and do some performing at various activi-        I can’t imagine what a “challenge” you
June Palmer                                     ties. The Drum and Bugle Corps Alumni            kindly accepted to be the ‘57 contact
I am still having some minor health issues,     will march in Mardi Gras Parade also in          person. I thank you for accepting the re-
but nothing I can’t handle in time. My          Feb.                                             sponsibility. Recently received the TWU
chorus competed in the Sweet Adelines                                                            Alum bumper sticker; it’s beautiful, and
International Competition in the fall at        Bettye Shaw Faucett                              I’m so proud to display it.
Nashville, TN and we placed 11th. I did          Maurice and I celebrated our 53rd wed-
take a driving trip to see three of my sis-     ding anniversary on August 16th. We              Hope all is well.
ters, in Arkansas,                              spent most of [the summer of 2010 in
Kansas and Tennessee. And of course             Colorado]. We spend our time making              Jane Perry
our class reunion here in my home with          jams of the wonderful Colorado fruit. We         This last 30 days I have enjoyed the hor-
Bonnie Gray, Joanie Shrader, Jane Perry         still live in Waco and are active in our         rors of the washing machine overflowing!
and myself [last] year. I also spent a lot of   church, its choir and the “Baylor Senior         Eleven fans, two humongous dehumidi-
time with Sis “Wones” Brotzman, before          Choir.” We spend our time visiting with          fiers and three days later, all dried out. I
her death and burial in May 2010.               our children and grandchildren (soccer,          am now waiting for flooring company to
I spent four days in Las Vegas and saw          football, baseball, etc.)                        finish its work.
a couple of great shows: Terry Fator and                                                         I have had pretty good luck with garden
a magician, but it was so cold walking          Barbara Kinnard Pyke                             this spring. Heat is so bad this summer
about; I almost froze, my butt off. I can’t     In April of 2009 our son Steve died of           that just keeping everything from burning
take the cold any more, where years ago         bone cancer. Nothing is worse than losing        up is a sure sign of success. This was my
I was too hot, all the time. I really don’t     your child. My husband was in advanced           first try with blackberries and raspber-

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ries. Such fun and am learning so much!        I graduated with the class of 56, but my        Committee chairman at our church. The
Made jalapeño jelly and canned peaches         heart is always with 57’.                       last two tasks will turn over to someone
and tomatoes. Yep, just waiting for the                                                        else in a few months, so I’m looking
hurricanes!!                                   Judy Nuhn Morton                                forward to more time to read, quilt (not
Love to all and keep on moving those           The major house maintenance project             well), and get the weeds out of my flower
muscles. If we don’t use them, we’ll lose      is almost finished … an ordeal, but fun,        bed. My husband and I move at a slower
them.                                          occasionally. Relief from heat in San           pace these days, but still try to make high
                                               Antonio came with visit to Boulder with         school football in Amarillo and college
Barbara Francis Minton                         Leah. Highlight was 4 1/2 mile hike (gen-       football in Colorado (grandsons, you
Well, I’m still trying to recover from         tle incline, but rocky) to gorgeous lake.       know). I’m a Class of ‘57 member who
our family, and extended family’s, annual      I’m still recovering!!! At Nederland “Na-       graduated in August of ‘56, in case nobody
4th of July respite in the Hill Country        ture’s Own”, a shop housing rocks &             can find my name on their list of gradu-
(Ingram & Hunt) area. There were 38 of         fossils, was fabulous. I also knocked golf      ates. Faye
us. Now, go figure getting any rest out of     balls at driving range. Form learned in
that scenario! We did have a grand time        freshman P.E. had been totally forgotten.       Gail Craven Grigg
though. Barbara Francis Minton, Austin,        Looking forward to next gathering!              After graduating I traveled for two years
Texas                                                                                          with my Army husband. I taught Home
                                               Jodi Mosier Scartaccini                         Eco. and P.E. at Montery Union High
Jacquelyn Mader Koeppen                        We have a beautiful daughter and the cut-       School when he was at Fort Ord, then to
I live in the Puget Sound area of Wash-        est (Terrier) grand dog! My husband and         Wildflecken, Germany. Our first baby girl
ington State. I’ve worked at Skagit Valley     my daughter are both in real estate and         was born in Wurzburg. Other travels have
Hospital and United General for 17 years       are very busy. Now I am the girl Friday. I      included Brussels, Paris, Garmisch, Mu-
as a med-surg-oncology RN and retired          am trying to get back to my painting, not       nich, London, Mexico, and 24 states. We
seven years ago. Prior to that I taught jun-   happening yet. We hope to make it to            have five children, all of whom are college
ior high and high school PE for 22 years       Albuquerque for hatch chili fiesta or the       graduates. We have 11 grandchildren from
in San Diego, CA, Oregon and Spokane,          balloon festival to celebrate our anniver-      ages 28 to five. Education is very impor-
WA. I have a daughter who is an out-           sary of 46 years. (I don’t know who that is     tant to us all. My career of choice is being
reach director for REI, a son who heads a      ‘cause I am not that old!)                      a homemaker. I taught after the children
MRI facility for a neurological surgeon,                                                       were in school. I got a master’s degree
and another daughter who is a massage          Mary Christian Warren                           in 1974 and taught special education then
therapist. I’ve written my life story, two     I go to Victoria often because my daughter      homebound in Sherman for 20 years. I
poetry books and a couple of humorous          and her family live there. It is the second     retired in 1992 to again become a full-time
(I hope) medical books – one of cartoons       oldest city in Texas with a lot of history.     homemaker. My Aggie husband and I love
and another about medical terminology for      My son-in-law is a high school science          our quiet country life near Sherman. Our
lay persons. I meet Tessie’s everywhere –      teacher and their varsity golf coach. My        land was converted from ranching to wild-
one who worked at Skagit Valley, and last      daughter is CFO for Hospice of South            life management. We only “go into the
week a gentleman at a farmers market on        Texas. They are both graduates of Texas         settlement for provisions” about twice a
Whidbey Island stopped me after seeing         A&M at College Station. There are four          month. We enjoy our family get-togethers
my T-shirt and told me of his daughter         children, so there is always lots of ac-        and seeing and hearing from friends.
who was a TWU grad. There’s been               tion in that family. My other daughter          I wish I’d not missed the 50th, so hopeful-
other sighting as well in the Northwest.       lives in Brownwood. Also a graduate of          ly I’ll be more in traveling mode with the
We make our mark wherever we go and            Texas A&M at College Station, she is vice       55th comes along! I did some doctoral
rightly so!                                    president for finance at Howard Payne U.        work and got counseling certification at
                                               Her children are grown and married with         UNT in 1986, but I plan to certainly try for
Nita “Stretch” Hiett                           families.                                       the next reunion.
Nita lost her long time friend, “Ginger”       Retirement continues to be a great experi-      Joanie, I loved your card and especially
Stevenson on October 10, 2010.                 ence here in Lubbock. The many opportu-         your picture in that beautiful country!
Mary Jo Case Browne                            nities for me here have included study and      Your family sounds sweet and interest-
I retired about a year ago. I haven’t a        administrative work in an international         ing. We, too, so enjoy being with our
clue what I do all day now, however, I am      Bible class, participating in Texas Tech        grandchildren when they can make it
busy all of the time and I wonder how I        Lifelong Learning Institute, contributing       here. All live out-of-town. I hope your
ever found time to go to work! With two        to a program designed to help homeless          granddaughter really enjoys her trip to
daughters in California, there is a full       mothers, enjoying a fantastic church, and       Peru. Our second son, Rex, married a girl
court press on to get me moved out there.      socializing with others who have retired        from Mexico whose daddy is Mexican and
I have another daughter in Chicago. I’m        here.                                           her mother is from Peru. They met in col-
basically just at a crossroad trying to make                                                   lege in South Texas. Rex and Meily have
decisions re selling my condo; moving;         Faye Parrott Dunn                               been to Peru twice, and they did so enjoy
and cutting my KC ties. My foundation          I retired from teaching math in 1999,           it. They spent time in Lima to visit her un-
work meant a LOT of social events in the       substituted for 10 years, then retired again.   cles and aunts and to the Amazon side of
evenings and at noon and after 20 years        Right now I’m staying busy with edit-           Peru (forgot the town) to visit her grand-
of that -- I loooooove just being home         ing the NM newsletter for Delta Kappa           mother. The highlight of the trip was going
reading; writing; thinking and being with      Gamma, serving as amendments commit-            to Cuzco and Machu Picchu. (Meily’s
myself. It really scares me sometimes to       tee chairman for our NM Association of          dad is a Methodist minister and an artist;
think I enjoy me that much!! I feel very       Educational Retirees, and trying to keep        her mother is a social worker/pre-school
blessed, just as you do Joanie. Technically    everyone happy in my job as Finance             teacher and all are now U.S. citizens.)

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Norma Sims                                     Class of 1959                                 daughter will burn them. Both retired
My life is about the same as it has been the   CLASS AGENTs: ESTELLE “CORKY”                 from Federal govt. where they were civil-
last few years. I’m just thankful I’m still    MOORE ALDRIDGE, 1569 Lenz Lane                ian scientists working for the military.
able to travel, play golf, go boating and      Boise ID 83712-8335 H-208-342-5427            They have two grandchildren, five great
mow the lawn. I just had a nice visit to the   corky_59@msn.com. SUSAN MAX-                  grandchildren and one more expected
condo at Purgatory ski area in Durango,        WELL JENNINGS 234 Greenway Drive              in June. Both work on genealogy and
Colorado. I had great fun with the family      Seguin TX 78155-7063 H-830-379-0308           take day trips to do fun things, but in the
and was still able to do things like the       C-979-877-4777 sjennings001@satx.             winter they mostly watch the snow and
bungy jump, rock-climbing wall, alpine         rr.com.                                       try cooking new recipes. Mary Jo sent a
slide, hikes and ATV rides. Labor Day          Kudos go out to JOYCE LAWSON                  beautiful picture of her car buried under
will be spent at my lake home at Conchas       MAHONE, her committee and the Class           many inches of snow.Both recently had
Lake, NM. Lots of boating, both motor          of ‘59 for surpassing the goal of $35,000     cataract removal and got rid of glasses and
boating and sailing along with a few ATV       for our endowed scholarship at the 50th       contacts.
rides. I am looking forward to teaching        reunion.                                      PEGGY “POO” WILSON in Hideaway
snow skiing again this coming season. I’m      CORKY MOORE ALDRIDGE, Boise,                  TX. Loves piney woods. Traveling with
still in Albuquerque and welcome visitors.     ID is finally downsizing disposing of stuff   partner, Jean Pines. Doing best to accom-
                                               since ‘60s. Toured Yellowstone Natl. Park,    plish “bucket list” while health is good.
Anna Lee Skaggs Keller                         Jackson Hole, WY, Estes Park and other        Volunteer as ushers at Cowan Center/Tyler
I am back on the farm in Sherman, Texas.       beautiful, mountainous areas of CO with       (great entertainment). MARY MARY
I was Anna Lee Skaggs (called Ann) at          GAIL GILBERT last September. Spent            TAYLOR ‘56 visited from Chile and
TSCW and graduated in the summer of            four wonderful days in October at Way of      CLAUDINE SHERRILL ‘55 came by.
1956. Ann is technically a 56 graduate, but    the Wolf B&B outside of Fredericksburg        Will join some ‘59ers in Fredericksburg
belongs to 57. After 19 year of marriage       with JOYCE LAWSON MAHONE, SU-                 in Oct. Big trip planned for New Zealand/
to Ray Howdeshell, I married Steve Keller      SAN MAXWELL JENNINGS, BROWN-                  Jan.
and we have been married for 32 years. I       IE QUEEN ROBERTS, GAIL GILBERT,               JUDY MINKIN is at The Legacy at Wil-
had three children, Paul, Amy and David        MIKELL MURPHY, MIKEL TAYLOR                   low Bend in Plano, TX in indie-living
and Steve had two children, Scott and          COONEY, BEVER SMITH WAKE-                     building with two dogs. Visited Australia/
Robin – so, we have give children and          FIELD, ANN FORTNER METCALF,                   New Zealand 3 weeks/Jan. Her birthday
nine grandchildren.                            KATHY YANDALL ‘60 with day visits             lasted two days as she crossed the time
                                               from BEV ARCHER, ROSANNE CASEY                zones.Working as part-time usher at Pizza
Virginia “Chuck” Mullins Sanders               KELLER and HOPE FUDGE. Swims,                 Hut Park (major league soccer/musical
I am [left] for Hawaii on September 16.        walks a mile daily along Boise River and      concerts) and at Dr. Pepper Arena/Frisco
We will visit[ed] all five islands. While      keeps church kitchen clean.                   for Amer Hockey League. Volunteers at
I was gone I had my bathroom remod-            SUSAN MAXWELL JENNINGS resides                Eisemann Center in Richardson (musical
eled so it was good to be away while that      with housemate, KATHY YANDELL ‘60             programs) and runs Mini-Mart (a canteen)
happened. My son was here to oversee it. I     one dog 2 cats. Involved in church and        at The Legacy.
have been to Nova Scotia and Alaska since      volunteer activities. Usher at 2 San Anto-    PHYLISS THIELEMANN and 28 of ‘59
my husband died. I have one daughter and       nio theaters (great gig). Season Tickets to   nursing class met at Parkland/Dallas May
two sons. I don’t do computers, but Carole     WNBA San Antonio Silver Stars. Started        2009. She and retired husband have lived
Headrick keeps me informed.                    in January at Children’s Advocacy Center.     on 50-acre tree farm/central IL since ‘68.
Ann Walters Powell                             Let’s hear it for reading, gardening, yoga,   Son lives locally. Daughter in FL. Married
I presently reside in Tyler, Texas, my         and crosswords!                               daughter husband 3 grands (14,13,5) live
hometown, with my husband, Jim. We             She participates in church activities and     in Colleyville TX. Loves teaching confir-
have been married 52 years. We have two        the multitude of activities provided in       mation class at church. Traveled through
daughters and one granddaughter. I taught      Seguin, volunteers for Children’s Advo-       United States and world. In China when
high school English for several years and      cacy Center, ushers for Mejestic/Empire       daughter adopted grandgirl to complement
Jim is retired from Brookshire Grocery         Theaters in San Antonio for Broadway          two brothers.
Company where he was vice president of         shows, symphonies, and musical artists.       GAIL FRANDSEN NORDLUND, and
advertising. I received my master’s degree     A best show this year was Holland Taylor      sister, JUDI ‘57 opened new animal
in English from Stephen F. Austin Univer-      portraying Ann Richards. Still purchas-       shelter in York NE (Yorkadoptapet.com).
sity. Jim and I enjoy traveling and spend-     ing season tickets to WNBA Silver Stars       Have raised money for this nonstop for
ing time at Dunworkin’ Cabin, our little       basketball games. Attends exercise classes    last five years. Also writes “dog” column
home away from home log cabin, located         and Weight Watchers regularly.                twice monthly for newspaper. Three chil-
near Lake Palestine.                           HOPE FUDGE, Kerrville, excited about          dren and families live in Omaha area (one
                                               getting involved with non-profit called       grand left in school). Planning Oct trip to
Class of 1958                                  The Big Fix. They trap, “fix” and return      Half Moon Bay, CA with family.
CLASS AGENT: Kay Williams Goodman,             homeless and feral cats with hope of hav-     ANN FORTNER METCALF, Panhandle,
1042 Bobcat Road, Sanger, TX 76266-            ing fewer cats (in Kerr Co). Has just had     TX four children, a whole passel of grands
7590, 940-458-4935, kbgoodman7@                major back surgery to repair scoliosis in     lost their beloved husband (49 yrs)/father/
embarqmail.com; SUZETTE PATE                   San Antonio. Now in rehab in Kerrville.       grandfather Curtis in August. Ann is long-
SEABURY, 2026 Hillcrest Ct, McKinney,          MARY JO ANN “JO” BOATWRIGHT                   est tenured teacher in town, has lived there
TX 75070, 972-529-2698 trips.suzette@          CARROLL and husband Mike still                forever and taught most everyone there
tx.rr.com                                      in Havre de Grace, MD. Have not yet           including kids and grands plus giving
                                               downsized but husband suggests she sell       immeasurably to community and they are
                                               Ebay book collection before they die or       giving back rallying around the family for

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all she has done for them.                      and mask for sleep apnea at Mayo Clinic.       her husband of 53 years, is attending
BEVER SMITH WAKEFIELD                           Is recovering with physical and mas-           physician in the ER. Margin is President
Bonham,TX broke her ankle in five               sage therapy for balance and mobility.         of Bowie Edu. Foundation, which awards
places and went thro rehab then to sister,      Will attend 55th high school reunion in        scholarships to high school graduates.
DANA’s ‘57 for a while. Not one to have         Memphis,TN/Aug and visit son and fam-          She also chairs P&Z and is president of
plans interrupted, she took off for Africa      ily in KS. She has a new laptop to keep up     Aggie Moms Club. They spend summers
for month in Jun/Jul. Had private driver        with friends. Her husband Bob is a saint       at their home in WY and have traveled all
in Nairobi Kenya using a cane. We get it        for being so helpful.                          the continents except Artic. Max carries
from second-hand sources that she has           GAIL GILBERT, Texarkana AR, renewed            his medical bag on all trips. When living
amazing adventures to share!                    earlier involvement with Girl Scouts with      in Sulphur Springs, Margin taught her kids
MIKELL MURPHY and husband Dave                  airplane pilot instruction/senior scouts.      and four oldest grandchildren to swim.
continue to keep to their retirement calen-     Getting headquarters tree trimmed and
dar. Live in Kerrville TX in winter and in      drainage repaired. Connecting with Habi-       Barbara Barnett, San Antonio, is an en-
Anchorage AK in summer and love both            tat for Humanity for help with GS Camp         dowed member of 12th Man Foundation at
places. Will sail the San Blas Islands off      High Point, Mena AR repairs. Ramrodded         Texas A&M and attends many football and
Panama Coast in Jan. and Feb. Then back         Jul 4 neighborhood potluck and GS cer-         basketball games both home and away.
to Kerrville until May, then on to Anchor-      emonial flag retirement/burning. Traveled      She spent time in Orlando, St. Augustine,
age for the summer. Also visit six children     West with Corky/Aug.                           Savannah and New Orleans in 2010.
and eight grands scattered all over Western     PAT Wilson Correz, Rialto, CA, is busy
U.S. A word of advice to everyone: Start        with Embroiderers Guild of America.            Marilyn Weathers Weatherford, Wild-
doing Tai Chi daily! It’s wonderful for         Her husband works with Boy Scouts of           wood, MO, and Jack are enjoying beauti-
arthritis and balance!                          America as shooting sports director for        ful sunshine and beach walking at winter
JAN VAVRA SANFORD retired OT                    council summer camps. They have two            condo in Destin, FL. When she and
now living in retirement community near         sons: Dale in Rancho Cucamonga (10             Jack return to MO mid-March, they plan
Chapel Hill NC. Still has smile on face,        miles from Pat) with three daughters, who      to sell their home and move closer to their
sense of humor and positive attitude after      are all Kiwis (born in New Zealand with        daughter, Sara, in Atlanta, GA. Jack suf-
three spinal fusions and shoulder replace-      dual citizenship); Rick is in Ft. Lewis,       fered a small stroke last spring.
ment. Remembers the ‘59ers closeness,           WA, Army Lt. Col, with three tours of Iraq
walking down Redbud Lane, stunts, and           and a six- year old son.                       Joan Wilson, Sunland, Calif. reports no
late night gatherings.                                                                         broken bones in 2010! Has visited with
JANICE SNOWDEN CALFEE Katy, TX                  Caryl White, Dallas, is planning to sell her   Dona Rogers several times and have
and Jim started out in Baytown, TX, then        condo and move to C. C. Young Senior           season tickets to Northern Orange County
to Tripoli Libya and back to Westchester        Living Center that has lots of activities –    concerts. The two plan to visit Lincoln,
County NY. In Houston for 35 years. Kept        arts and educational programs, Tai Chi,        Nebraska in the summer and R&R with
OT license current from ‘60-‘99. Worked         lectures, art shows, concerts, an aerobic      Virginia Kittrell Lesieur, Tommy Condron
in rehabilitation/Houston. Active in            exercise room, and a walking trail, located    Cooke, Phyllis Adams Thielemann, and
church, quilting, enjoys travel to Branson,     on White Rock Lake. Since retiring from        Martha Cooper Turner. Joan reports
NYC, DC, Seattle, Beijing, Puerto Rico,         Williams-Sonoma, Caryl finds the need to       that Melita Cooke McCall is recovering
Israel. Has three sons and three grands.        live and socialize with others a must.         from burns she received when she fell
DENISE DEERING BROOKS retired                                                                  out of her wheelchair in garden. Melita
from Richardson,TX ISD 6th language             Nancy Peyton Bennett, Arlington, is            is allowed up in her wheelchair for short
arts, but is still substituting at the school   composing a history book for the United        periods of time.
where she taught 30 years She and hus-          Methodist Central Texas Conference. She
band went on two cruises on Danube/             has two daughters and helps chauffeur          Grace Thomas Norris, Grand Prairie,
Rhine Rivers. Will join sister, DEBORAH         four grandchildren. Nancy and husband          reports her daughter and family were
DEERING SCHWARTZ ‘64 on Russian                 celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary      recently featured on the TLC program
cruise Spring 2011. TWU roommate,               in ‘09 by going four-wheel jeeping in CO.      “Home Made Simple”, Jan. 15. The toy
BEVERLY ROBERTS HORTON retired                  In her spare time, she’s digging dinosaur      room had a complete make over.
schoolteacher living in Grapevine,TX.           bones at a site with the University of
ROSE MARIE MYERS SMITH,                         Texas at Arlington.                            Bev Archer, Dripping Springs, is active
Waynesboro,VA, serves as church Pre-                                                           member of RVing Women, a national
school Director oversees 70 teachers/           Beverly Roberts Horton, Grapevine, is          organization of women who gather for
workers. Loves gardening/reading/walk-          retired from teaching. She’s still driving     rallies and/or caravan to far-off places.
ing. She and Deacon celebrated 50th on          her ‘70s Cadillac convertible with 50,000      Bev will attend several rallies in TX and
14-day cruise to AK and one to Bermuda          miles on it.                                   AR and the national rally in Goshen, IN.
Apr. Coldest snowiest winter with car                                                          Was appointed team leader for county’s
garaged for three weeks. Read ROSANNE           Mary Kathryn Schreck, Port Lavaca,             Emergency Response Team and provides
CASEY KELLER’s book “Pilgrim in                 had major surgery to remove parts of her       rehab for firemen on site.
Time” after TWU 50th and enjoyed re-            colon and gall bladder (no cancer), and
membering places they’ve both been. Has         she broke her hip in October. She’s using      Bobbie Conner Quilleon, Tampa, FL. She
10 grands.                                      a walker after rehab and is living with her    and John have lived in Florida since 1978.
NANCY ADKINS TAIT and husband Bob               niece in Corpus Christi.                       All five children and four grandchildren
celebrated 50th with 84 people for cocktail                                                    live in Florida too. Son, Ken, was co-
dinner at Bonita Springs, FL country club.      Margin Stovall Lathan, Bowie, has three        chair of Eunice Kennedy Shriver Chal-
Nancy got pacemaker for heart problems          children (Greig, Kathryn, Robert). Max,        lenge in Washington, DC. Bobbie and

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John attended reception of EKS donors,          have one son, John, his wife, Penni and        Harriet Jones Hoff is still a long way from
which was hosted by V. P. Joe Biden and         two grandsons. Joyce sent along two pic-       traveling, but manages a trip here and
wife, Dr. Jill Biden, in the Biden’s home.      tures of 59ers: a 40th and 45th year reun-     there. Her oldest grandson, Morgan, has
Bobbie continues to substitute in a nearby      ions with Carol Comeaux Estes, Marlene         been stationed in Iwakuni, Japan, this last
elementary school. Blessed with manage-         Rahe Ernst, Alice Winkle Johns and Anne        year and has traveled to Iraq, Thailand,
able health although both have had heart        Chaney Ratcliff. Joyce reported that Hu-       and South Korea. His unit was sent to
bypass surgeries.                               berta Dittrich Potter died Jan. 17, 1995.      Yuma, AZ in October for training, and
                                                                                               daughter Susan, Jace (younger grandson),
Diane Davies Kester, Goldsboro, NC,             Rosanne Casey Keller, Kerrville, visited       and Harriet flew down to spend a long
Associate Professor Emerita, East Caro-         three sons, wives and grands (five, six        weekend with him. I’m very proud he
lina University, retired in 2004 in Dept.       and seven) in NY, DC and L.A. Spent            felt called to become a Marine. I was in
of Library Science. She still goes back         Christmas and New Year’s on sugar-sand         west Texas for a regional conference in
for special projects and just finished up a     beaches in Florida in warm-ups. Driving        July and then in Pittsburgh, PA for several
year and a half as interim dept. chairman.      to San Migual de Allende, Mexico in Jan.       days for a national conference in October.
This semester she’s executive editor for        If kidnapped will let someone know where       I traded dry heat for wet cold. Susan is
the Journal of Curriculum and Instruction,      to send ransom money. She’s calling this       planning on Eagle Scout number 2 com-
works on a federal grant from Institute         the “YEAR OF SIMPLICITY” and down-             ing up. Daughter Betsy and her husband
of Museum and Library Sciences which            sizing her life.                               are still in Salt Lake City, although they
awards scholarships to graduate students                                                       really want to come back to Texas. After
in Master of Library Science programs,          Joyce Lawsono Mahone’s husband Bob             five years with an insurance company and
helps with series of online professional        died in October. All the children and          being certified to write trucker insurance,
development modules for special and             grands are of great assistance to her. She’s   she quit and is now studying to become a
teacher education, consultant with $9           still playing tennis in Kerrville.             certified Vet Tech (too bad you’re retired,
million grant to reform teacher education                                                      Joe). This is her passion and I’m really
and the impact on K-12 education. She           Susan Maxwell Jennings participates in         proud of her for taking this risk and fol-
and Dan celebrated their 50th wedding an-       church activities and the multitude of         lowing a dream.
niversary in February. She keeps up with        activities provided in Seguin, volunteers
five children, seven grandchildren, and         for Children’s Advocacy Center, ushers for     Kathy Yandell is still living in Seguin,
one great granddaughter. She still holds a      Mejestic/Empire Theaters in San Antonio        enjoys being retired, and living just across
current water safety instructor’s certificate   for Broadway shows, symphonies, and            the street from a golf course, volunteering
and teaches swimming four afternoons a          musical artists. A best show this year was     as an usher at the Majestic and Empire
week and sends out the Kester Christmas         Holland Taylor portraying Ann Richards.        theaters in San Antonio, participating in
Chronicle each December.                        Still purchasing season tickets to WNBA        church activities and hearing news from
                                                Silver Stars basketball games. Attends         classmates and friends – some great news,
Alrene Rice Hall, Tomball, married              exercise classes and Weight Watchers           some not so good and some downright
Charles Aug. 31, 1958, had a baby July          regularly.                                     bad! If we get together in 2012 I hope
22, 1959 and graduated Aug. 1959. She                                                          to be there. Traveling seems to be the in
was first employed as an elementary             In 2011, please support the TWU National       thing for 60’ers this past year.
school librarian with Houston ISD, moved        Alumnae Asso., Box 425795, Denton, TX
to New Orleans and was employed as              76204-5795. The roof has to be replaced        In June, Barbara Brown Ramsey and
a school librarian. She moved back to           on the Little Chapel in the Woods. Please      her husband Jack Naughton enjoyed the
Houston and started as intermediate school      send support to TWU Institutional Devel-       Brown family reunion in the Texas Hill
librarian with Klein ISD. She retired in        opment, Box 425618, Denton, TX 76204           Country, ages ranging from 1 to 80. They
1994 after 30 years as school librarian.        (Memo: Little Chapel).                         also traveled to San Diego, Santa Fe, Seat-
Since 1976 Alrene has been working with                                                        tle and rural Maryland. Phillis Donaldson
the church library starting with first book,    Thanks for your great response to our lat-     Marko and Manny are their neighbors on
Haley’s Bible Handbook. The church              est e-mail. Keep the news coming …             the upper west side in NYC. They also
library now has more 34,500 items and                                                          saw Mary Martha Monroe Lappe and Cyn-
circulated more than 30,500 items in 2010.      Class of 1960                                  thia Cohen DeVries and Ron on their trips
She was able to visit often with her mother     CLASS AGENT: Harriet Jones Hoff,               to NYC. Phillis wrote about how much
in her later years. Mother was Class of         2025 Bowling Green St, Denton, TX              she enjoyed our reunion last April – it was
‘23, C.I.A. and taught school for 36 years.     76201-1709, 940-383-1775, secretary@           hard to get any real visiting done for all
Alrene has two children and six grandchil-      fpcdenton.org; Karol Kokernot Utterback,       the excitement and busyness.
dren.                                           11930 Bammel Lane, San Antonio, TX
                                                78213, 210-349-2740, K.UTTERBACK@              Phillis and Manny traveled to LA to see
Joyce Copeland Bergstrom, Stanton, re-          CHFBC.ORG; CO-CLASS AGENT:                     Maia and then to Boulder, CO to see three-
tired teacher of 33 years in home econom-       Kathy Yandell, PO Box 84, Seguin, TX           year old Eliana.
ics education, secondary art, secondary         78156-0084, 830-379-0308, kyandell@
health, computer literacy, and sponsor          satx.rr.com                                    Donna Trott Zurborg and Joe continue
of FHA. Taught school in White Deer,                                                           to travel and visit their families. They
Klondike, Garden City and Grady. Her            Many thanks to those of you who turned         celebrated their 50th wedding anniver-
hobbies are oil painting, water color, pas-     in news! I think we did ourselves very         sary with family at DisneyLand. After
tels, wood working, computer technology,        proud with our “stunt”” and our gifts to       sweltering in Florida, they headed out to
farming, cooking, sewing, fly fishing and       the University.                                Colorado and are planning a cruise out of
hunting. Joyce and her husband, Stanley,                                                       Galveston soon.

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Sandra Minger Langenkamp continues to         reunion promises to be full of meaning-       tpimm2002@myway.com or one of the
watch health care delivery to Medicaid re-    ful events as we share our lives since we     phone numbers indicated above or Glenda
cipients through the Oklahoma health care     waved our white hankies in 1961. Much         at gbsgls@verizon.com or 940-381-1936
authority board. Trips planned to Ger-        effort has been put into organizing and fa-   (home) or 940-391-7488 (cell) if you have
many in March, Iran in April and Greece       cilitating our events. My Co-Chair, Glen-     any questions.
in June and the New Zeland in December.       da Brock Simmons, has been a faithful
Woe is the person not going to the gym        partner in making sure that April 14 – 17,    Class of 1962
daily preparing for luggage lifting! It was   2011 will be a memorable celebration. We      CLASS AGENT: Anita Cowan Cowan,
wonderful seeing “Ming” and her husband       have chosen as our theme the “Single Red      602 Woodland Street, Denton, TX 76209,
at the reunion last year. Thanks again for    Rose,” whose meaning each of you knows        940-382-0388, anitacowan@msn.com;
the lovely yellow roses you brought to us!    well. Glenda has written a poem about the     Beverly Bratton Varnado, 1020 Law Lane,
                                              single red rose to be used for “passing the   Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-9526, bbvar-
Mary Martha Monroe Lappe has had a            torch” to the current freshman, sopho-        nado@aol.com
year of travels. Besides the TWU reunion      more, junior, and senior classes.
last year, she’s enjoyed visits from Becky                                                  Ann Abbott Finch of Dalhart, TX has
Clapp Pearson in Houston, Barbara Brown       In the nearly two years that Glenda and       successfully recovered from brain surgery.
Ramsey and Phillis Donaldson Marko in         I have been working on our reunion, we        In March, doctors found a meningioma
NYC, and Donna Jean Hobdy, Kathy Yan-         have found some of our lost class mem-        tumor and they removed it. Ann calls this
dell, and Sally Roden at Sharon Vernon        bers but hope, with your help, to find more   her miracle, and she says she is doing very
Siddons’ great beach house.Mary Martha        before April. We have heard from Armi         well.
and Jack will travel to the Azores and        Barela Remy who lives in France and
Spain this spring. This is her 51st year of   Buckie Buckwalter who lives in England.       Mary Pat Balkus of Radford, VA contin-
full-time employment in arts education        Since our last report we have also heard      ues to show her Sealyham Terriers at dog
and says that the connection to young,        from Betty Neighbors Rudder, Ella Jo          shows all over the country. Mary Pat is a
aspiring artists keeps her energized. Mary    Zahn Adams, Judy Polinski Franklin (who       recommended Sealyham owner/breederof
Martha also serves on the Board of Direc-     has written a special song to be sung on      Sealyhams for the state of Virginia by the
tors of TWU’s Leadership Institute.           our Saturday night program but who will       American Sealyham Terrier Club.
                                              be Spain during the time of our event).
Margaret Hiett Williams’ grandson went        We have visited by email and phone with       Anita Bird Hupy Siccardi is currently
to state in swimming; her granddaughter       Sharon Murphy Fortier, Patti Pondant Har-     Dean of the School of Nursing at Marian
qualified for Texas Age Group Swim-           ris, Wilma Claunch Andre, Lucy Rowley,        University in Indianapolis, IN. Anita’s
ming this March. Her husband, Tuck,           Dee Dee Chapa Redfearn, Fran Perritt          distinguished career includes a tour of
turned 80 and is teaching Fall Prevention     Stach, and Patsy Costner. We received in-     duty as a volunteer nurse with the U.S.
Classes and has formed a new band. She        formation that Sue Titus Reid, Heidi Trept    Army in Iraq. Her academic achievements
is teaching full time at Odessa College in    Van Hulst, and Helen Myers Tatum, who         include two masters degrees and a doctor-
the nursing program, works part time in       started out in 1961 as fellow classmates,     ate.
the ER in Midland, serves as chair of the     will be joining us.
Professional Development Council and is                                                     Beverly Bratton Varnado of Charleston,
a full time Doctoral Student in Education     Sallie McCutcheon (602-944-1681), who         SC continues to work part-time. She
at Walden University, Minnesota.              has headed up our Golf Tournament,            looks forward to our 50th reunion in 2012
                                              reports that Mary Baird and Nancy Dodd        and welcomes ideas/volunteers for the
Cynthia Cohen DeVies and husband Ron          will also be coming. Sallie has done          celebration.
stay busy with our volunteer ushering with    a terrific job of organizing a great golf     Lucille Dupont Taylor, Albuquerque, NM,
five different arts organizations. Cynthia    tournament with an invitation extended        stayed busy with her grandchildren and
was re-elected to the Dallas Summer           to the other classes who will be attending    her inviting backyard pool last summer.
Musicals Board of Directors and they are      Homecoming to join them at 1 on Thurs-        Some of the oldest “grands” are in now
social chairmen of their Sunday School        day afternoon. Special efforts have been      in high school and grandson Carson is
class. This class is working six shifts at    and continue to be made to ensure that our    a freshman at NM State. She says she
the NFL headquarters for the Super Bowl.      nursing major classmates will join us. We     misses the days when they were little and
She finished up 2010 with a medical scare     are extremely grateful to Linda Abbott        would fall asleep in her arms.
while they were in NYC and is grateful to     Cheedle for her most beautiful rendition
no longer have a gallbladder. Even with       of our single red rose series, which will     Mary Ann Lipford. Stephenville, TX and
this even going on, they managed to see       appear on the brochure, our memorial          her niece Suzette of Austin are planning
11 shows and will go back to NYC this         service program, our memory book cover,       a cruise through the Panama Canal over
spring.                                       and the Saturday night program.               the winter holidays. Mary Ann reports that
                                                                                            her nephew Daniel graduated with honors
Class of 1961                                 Friday night is our class dinner at Hubbard   from Tarleton State University this year.
CLASS AGENT: Tommye Pitts Baker,              Hall where we will practice our Saturday      He leaves soon for a teaching assignment
6920 Lakewood Blvd., Dallas, TX               night program and review what to expect       in Korea.
75214-3556, 214-328-5655, tpimm2002@          concerning our beautiful memorial serv-
myway.com                                     ice, which has been planned by Willifred      Marilyn Morgan Burdwell is on the Board
                                              Strybos Arisco.                               of Directors for the Uncommon Ground
Greetings Golden Girls 1961                                                                 community chorus in Boise, ID.
                                              Glenda and I hope to see you at Cel-
Celebration 1961 is fast approaching. Our     ebration 1961. Please contact me at           Agatha Nance Henriksen, Wilmington,

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NC is enjoying travel. She spent the          which she was knocked down by a moving          money and the body hold out!
summer in Colorado and this fall has          vehicle last year. June is a retired attorney
planned a cruise on the Rhine and Mosel       and an accomplished nature photographer.        Lu Teague Elliott and husband have been
rivers in Germany. Aggie had lunch with                                                       traveling to distant shores including China,
Marjo Rowland Payne and husband John          Marjo Rowland Payne and husband Jim of          Iwo Jima, Alaska, and Florida. When at
when they were visiting Marjo’s brother in    VA keep on the go. In the past year they        home in Maumelle, AR, Lu is active in
Wilmington, DE.                               have traveled to NC, FL,LA (Elderhostel/        a book club, chairs a Master Gardener’s
                                              Exploritas tour of Cajun life), Houston,        project, is in charge of the fellowship din-
Connie Nock Brown, Charlotte, NC              and CO. They went to Switzerland,               ners at her church. Her children and their
hosted friends in late summer at her vaca-    Austria, and Germany last May where             families live nearby, allowing Lu frequent
tion home in Blowing Rock, NC. She            they saw the Passion Play and the castles       visits with her five grandchildren.
has had good reports from her oncologist.     of Bavaria. Marjo planned a hiking trip
Connie maintains contact with Loretta         with a group to the Bay of Fundy in New         Mary Walker Griffin of Crane, TX has
Palmer Frame of Carlisle, Pa. Loretta and     Brunswick, Canada.                              fully recovered from one hip replacement
husband Frank took a grandson on an RV                                                        surgery and is planning the other. She and
camping trip in the summer. The Frames        San Scifres Nuckols, Tomball, TX has            her husband enjoy their visits with their
also make frequent trips to see after Lo-     made a successful recovery from knee            sons and families.
retta’s mother.                               surgery. She has had good family gather-
                                              ings in Atlanta, GA (three grandchildren)       Sandra Ward has been elected as Chair of
Annette Gohlke Phillips and husband           and Little Rock, AR. She and husband            the Seminole, TX Hospital Board.
Ernie celebrated their 50th wedding an-       Jim will enjoy two weeks in Cape Cod In
niversary in San Antonio in August 2010.      September. San’s mother is 98 and lives         Kay Wilcox West and husband Ralph
During Annette’s career, she headed the       an active life in an assisted living center     took a six-week trip in their RV over the
U.S. Air Force libraries throughout the       near San’s home.                                summer. They toured the deep south. Kay
world.                                                                                        called on Melanie Hearnsberger McClain
                                              Laurie Smith Riggio and husband Mickey          of Hot Springs, AR and they enjoyed a
Terry Lang Meyer, Houston, TX is doing        of Claremont, CA celebrated their an-           good visit.
well. Her children Scott and Shannon          niversary with a trip to several California
both live within a few miles. A hoped-for     B&Bs. Son Chris of Houston took a               Greta Young Duvall sends greetings from
trip to the Santa Fe Opera in early August    mountain-hiking trip in California and          the great Pacific Northwest. Greta and
had to be cancelled because her traveling     daughter Stephanie has been very busy           husband David had much to celebrate
friend’s mother had a health crisis. She      with her voice-over business. Her home          over the summer. Together, they have
and Lyn Billingsley Van Dusen try to meet     and production studio are based in Los          survived five kinds of cancer. They were
once a month for lunch.                       Angeles. Laurie and Mickey recently             in Austin this summer to celebrate their
                                              enjoyed a week at a cabin in the Sierra         45th anniversary and David’s father’s 90th
Jenny McDonald Ruth and husband               Nevada Mountains above Sacramento.              birthday. They continue to enjoy their
George, Roseville, MN, took a three-week      Laurie reports that next year will be the       home in the San Juan Islands.
trip on the Danube River and to Morocco       Southern Cal Alum Chapter’s 50th an-
during the summer of 2010. They visited       niversary.                                      Kathy Zahrt is currently on a three-month
Prague, Vienna, and were guests at wed-                                                       visit in Southern California. She is look-
ding festivities in Rabat and Tangier,        Ginger Smith Willman of Frisco, TX made         ing forward to our Golden Girls reunion
Morocco. Jenny attended three huge            a trip to Southeast Texas with daughter         in 2012.
parties for women relatives of the bride      Jennifer and grandchildren to visit in-law
and groom. In August, Jenny joined her        relatives. They had a good visit. Ginger        Of additional interest:
sisters for their annual gathering during     is now healed from a stress fracture that       There was a reunion of nursing majors
the Indian Market in Santa Fe, NM.            resulted from exercising in old shoes.          June 11-13, 2010. Twenty-six of our ‘62
Betty Morris Seifert is Curator of Col-                                                       classmates returned to Dallas and Park-
lections at Jefferson Patterson Park and      Imogene Stout Nelson has faced a serious        land Hospital. Retired Col. Sue Minahan
Museum and the Patterson home in St. Le-      health challenge and underwent intensive        couldn’t be with us, but sent red roses
onard, MD. Betty’s son Eli was married in     treatment to save her kidney function. She      – one for each of those who attended.
Albuquerque and her daughter Marguerite       has made good progress. She and husband         The three days of visiting continued over
is doing exhibit work for museums in MD.      Larry have decided to live at their Terre-      three days. We learned of each one’s life
Betty reports that her husband is mostly      bonne, OR home during the summer and            journey including amazing professional
recovered from the burn injuries that he      in Desert Hot Springs, CA. in the winter.       achievement. We also shared a luncheon
suffered last year.                                                                           with nursing majors from the Class of 60,
                                              Sara Taylor Henley of Mobile, AL has            a bus tour past Parkland and the TWU site
Ethel Osborne Johnson and husband             been traveling since husband, Jim, passed       and a time to recall those from our class
Richard have been busy refurbishing the       away in 2009. In addition to visiting her       who will be missing eternally.
interior of their San Antonio home. In late   sisters in the northwest and her children in
summer, they went with their son Blake        the southeast, Sara continues the tradition     Thanks to Nancy Kimrey Putnam for her
and his family on a family vacation to the    she and her husband began of taking each        hard work on this event. Those attending
Big Bend area of Texas.                       grandchild to a country of their choice.        were Nancy (TX), Anita Bird Hupy- Sic-
                                              This past summer she took grandson              cardi (IN), Joyce Dillard Gaspar (NM),
June Parchman of Beeville, TX is continu-     Earnest to London, Paris, and Rome.             Mary Ann Eddleman Hansen (TX), Sue
ing her good recovery from the accident in    Four more to go. Sara says she hopes the        Gregg Giddings (FL), Rosalind Grif-

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fin Burris (OK), Jeannie Humphries            Retired from Hallmark cards as an artist        On the personal side, I spent nearly a
Lewis (TX), Janet Kawazoe Wong (TX),          and supervisor. Lives in Kansas City.           month in late fall with my son’s
Shirley Kincaid Elliott (TX), Louise          For fun: Grows a large garden each year         family in Falls Church, VA. We also
Kuehn Appleman(TX), Arlene Lachnitt           giving away most of it and making pepper        spend time with our 18 month-old grand-
(TX), Donna Lancaster Watson (TX),            jellies. We travel some and have converted      son Michael here in Milwaukee. Gerry and
Carolyn Langewisch (TX), Anne Myers           our old bedroom into a studio so we can         I enjoyed a trip to Prague and London in
Gudmundsen (TX), Barbara Lightfoot            get back to painting.                           late Nov/early Dec – just before the snow
Webb (OK), Chris Montagna Hall (TX),                                                          was beginning to shut down Europe’s
Robbie Nanney Franklin (OK), Gloria           Eva Claire Riggs                                airports.
Ragsdale Coxwell (MS), Carol Ramsey           Here’s a quick summary about my life
Sandum (MI), Sally Settles Rhyner (OR),       these days: Although I retired as senior        Like most of our generation and age, our
Lu Teague Elliott (AR), Shirley Thomas        communications specialist from the Fort         common topics are health care,
Strauss, Michael Strnad Lockhart (OK),        Worth ISD in 2005, I still do occasional        retirement investments and housing for the
Hattie Ward Polimero (TX), Ruth Wil-          freelance projects for folks there. More        final chapter (house vs. condo
liams Reed (TX), and Jane Wood Hawkins        often, volunteer projects with our church       vs. apt???), but we continue to enjoy regu-
(TX).                                         and Altrusa of Fort Worth plus visits with      lar outings to the symphony, plays and
                                              kids and with my 94-year-old dad in New         entertainment in the area, with summer
2012 will be the 50th anniversary reun-       Braunfels make the days fly by! Bob and         dedicated to trips “up north” to the
ion of the Class of 1962. Begin now to        I are inching up to our 49th wedding an-        cottage and the lake.
contact other former classmates, to send      niversary this year.
the class agents your ideas for our special                                                   Diana Croix Costello
times together, and most of all to plan to    Kay Miller Sterling                             John and I have lived in Wichita Falls for
attend.                                       I live in Austin. I am planning a trip to       47 years. I taught kindergarten for 26
                                              Italy with a friend and my daughter in          years and have been retired for six years.
Addresses:                                    March of this year. I am enrolled at UT         We have three children and seven grand-
Imogene and Larry Nelson, 69558 Park-         with the OLLI classes for older adults. I       children. We like to travel, mostly to see
side Dr., Desert Hot Springs, CA              also volunteer at Planned Parenthood for        our grandchildren. Our daughter lives in
                                              education and fund raising. My mother           Lubbock but will be moving to Manhat-
Class of 1963                                 died this summer at age 94. I had been          tan, KS soon. Her husband is finishing
CLASS AGENT: Diana Croix-Costello,            very involved with her general welfare.         his doctorate and has a teaching posi-
1702 Cedar Avenue, Witchita Falls, TX         Tonight I am going to my book group that        tion at Kansas State. Our oldest son is a
76309, 940-723-5203, dmariec64@sbc-           is more than 42 years old. We just go           civil engineer and lives in Chicago. Our
global.net                                    home earlier now that we are older.             youngest son (and his wife) are graduates
                                                                                              of West Point. He is a Lt. Col. They live
Barbara Kobarg Whelton                        Dana Loftin Hatch                               in Chesapeake, VA and he is working at
Here is a little news from the Whelton’s      I live in North Carolina and am married to      the Joint Training Command Center. We
after all these years. We still live in       Mel Hatch as of 45 years. We raised our         also like to read and garden. We also do
Seabrook, Texas near NASA. Our two            four children in the Bay Area of Califor-       volunteer work at our church.
boys live in and near Houston.                nia near San Francisco and were there for
Four of our grandchildren are in the          around 25 years. We left there for the foot-    Class of 1964
Woodlands with two in high school and         hills of the Sierras (gold country) and then    CLASS AGENT: JOANN ARRINGTON,
two                                           went to the Mts. of NC for three years, just    1221 E Sherman Drive, Denton, TX
in middle school. Our daughter is in Ohio     for fun. Our house is up for sale so that we    76209-8768, jeapbj@verizon.net; CO-
with our three grandsons who are all          can move back to California to be near our      AGENT: PAULA CLARK BLIND, 210
into sports. Matt and I travel often and      children and grandchildren.                     Royal Oaks Ct., Denton, TX 76210, 940-
have become birders. Look forward             I have spent the last 14 or so years doing      387-6968, pblind@verizon.net
to seeing many classmates at our 50th         genealogy and before retiring taught 17
reunion.                                      years in a Presbyterian Preschool, after        Joanne Eckstein Arrington and Paula
                                              three years of teaching first grade right out   Clark Blind
JoAnn Adams Nelson                            of TWU, in Las Vegas, NV. In between            We have just recently taken back the Class
My good news is that “I am recover-           the two teaching positions, we raised four      Agent responsibility for the class of 1964.
ing from breast cancer.” My teaching          children – three girls and one boy. We now      Please help us out by sending news of
partner in New Mexico who became a            have 12 lovely grandchildren.                   what you have been doing over the past 47
special friend, collected almost $5000.00                                                     years. Forty-seven years! Can you believe
in my name for the Susan Koman Cancer         Martha Strittmatter Tempesta                    that? As we begin planning our 50th reun-
Research. She did the three-day – sixty       For the past two years I’ve been the direc-     ion coming in just a few years, we would
(60) mile walk in Phoenix in November!        tor of a social justice nonprofit               like to have working email addresses so
The total for the walk was almost $5 mil-     (ended in July) and experienced the eco-        we can keep you informed. Please contact
lion. What a friend! I am indeed blessed.     nomic woes in an arena where there’s            Joanne and Paula with news and email
My granddaughters are joy of my life –        nothing extra in the budget to cut. A major     addresses.
ages 10 and five. I live in Houston.          accomplishment was obtaining treatment
                                              instead of prison for offenders of first        The only news that we have at the moment
Linda Marie Jackson Welty                     time, nonviolent crimes (usually drug           is that Paula Clark Blind is busy working
Married to David for 44 years, and she        related).                                       as president of the board for a non-profit,
has four children and six grandchildren.                                                      HOPE, Inc. of Denton County. It is an

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agency working to help keep people from        Valerie Wozniak retired as a social worker      I’m sorry I missed the recent reunion but
becoming homeless. Joanne Eckstein Ar-         in 2002, after 35 years in the Louisiana        will definitely be there for our 50th!
rington stays busy helping her daughters       Mental Health system, and lives in New
with the grandsons. Again, please send us      Orleans. She’s had a small textile busi-        Susan Rousseau has been splitting her
news because you don’t want us to start        ness for more than 20 years, using Shibori      time between Florida and Indiana. She
telling grandchildren stories!                 techniques to dye silk she then makes           worked as a census taker in Florida this
                                               into scarves and other pieces. She sells        past year. rous1965@aol.com
Class of 1965                                  these in Dutch Alley Artist Coop in the
CLASS AGENT: Ellen Mattison Sargent,           French Quarter and a Florida gallery and        Elma Gonzalez has retired from academia
P.O. Box 226, Indian Springs, NV 89018,        a Memphis specialty store. vwozniak1@           (33 years at UCLA), has built a beautiful
702-879-3469, emsargent@sbcglobal.net;         bellsouth.net                                   house in Newalla, OK, and is working
CO-CLASS AGENT: Gloria Kay (Patsy)                                                             hard to tame and beautify her acres of
Schreiber, 2228 Yorkshire St, Denton,          A note from Michael O’Neal: “Barbara            Oklahoma red dirt. New trees, fruit trees,
TX 76209, 940-382-7948, pschreiber2@           Brunot O’Neal is alive and well and still       shrubs, perennials, she has worked hard,
verizon.net                                    teaching special education. She lives near      but soon the Gonzalez Botanical Gardens
                                               Seattle,WA and has contact with Lou             will be on the map! Some people just work
Our esteemed leader, Patsy Northcutt           Wescott Tilley, Sharon Thigpen Hays,            harder after they retire. elma-gonzalez@
Schreiber, (pschreiber2@verizon.net), has      Peggy Yates Odom, Lois Dews Stefan,             att.net
asked me to fill in for her as temporary       Kathy Blake Churchill, Eliese McCall
Class Agent for this issue. Patsy’s younger    Martin, Hazel Wehymeyer Shaw, Helen             Peggy Armstrong has retired from teach-
brother passed away unexpectedly, and          Blankenship Nelson.” mikebarbaraoneal@          ing and lives in Sidney, TX at the family
Patsy is with her sister-in-law offering her   gmail.com                                       farm/home. She writes: “I am busy coordi-
love and support, which she has in abun-                                                       nating the Sidney ISD backpack program!
dance. She sends love and greetings to all     Nancy Reid Newton continues to be               Our church buys nutritious, shelf stable
the 1965 Tessies.                              involved with Delta Kappa Gamma work,           foods from the Abilene food bank, and the
                                               serving as Alpha State 2nd vice-president       food is delivered weekly to hungry school
Our Class of ’65 has a facebook page,          and honoring speaking engagements               children on Fridays, so that they can eat
“1965 Tessies.” It has been a good way to      around the state. Nancy and her husband         during the weekends. pegqn@yahoo.com
reconnect, share memories and pictures,        Ed have been tracing their genealogy for
both college-era and contemporary. Join        many years now, and have amassed a huge         Paulette Wean McGill lives in South
facebook, then put “1965 Tessies” in the       collection of tombstone photos, many            Denver, CO. She says she is still trying to
FB search, and join the group!                 of which are posted on various online           adjust to retirement. Paulette would like to
                                               resources. Nancy lives in Dallas TX.            know where Sallye Stapleton is. Paulette’s
The Sargent family is doing well. Every-       easyed4x@yahoo.com                              email is Paulette.McGill@gmail.com
one is healthy and everyone that wants to
work has a job. It’s been a blessing for us    Meredith Sucher Wade and husband Doug           Gay Lynn Bynum and husband remodeled
all (10) to grow up on the same “com-          enjoy their role of grandparents, both in       and moved into a house in Denton last
pound” as Paula Sprinkle calls it. I’m still   person and with the use of a webcam. Way        March. She enjoyed having the Parkland/
photographing and have had photos pub-         to be modern, Meredith! She is also work-       TWU nurses at her new house during
lished in three magazines and a calendar       ing to establish a mentoring program for        TWU Homecoming. Gay Lynn took a
this past year. emsargent@sbcglobal.net        100 students at the local high school, in       class on leather tooling at the Lone Star
                                               addition to the regular retirement “musts,”     Gourd Festival in Fredericksburg, TX and
Margaret Lopez Freeman lives in Engle-         bookclubs, knitting groups and occasional       plans to grow gourds after frost. bynum-
wood CO, near two of her grandchildren.        teaching. Meredith and Doug are also ush-       hgl@msn.com
She also cares for her first great-grandson    ers in a local theater. funat207@hotmail.
a couple days a week. When she is not          com                                             Gail Ratliff Hubler Gravenhorst moved
flying to Chicago, Atlanta, or New Orle-                                                       to a new house in Bonita Springs, FL last
ans to visit other grandkids, Margaret is      Betty Denney Hill says “only news this          year, travels frequently with her husband
busy working with Meals on Wheels and          time, is that I got married in April to a man   Ted, does yoga, and watercolor paint-
serving on the finance committee of her        I went to high school with 50 years ago         ing, and teaches a Bible study class at her
church. sacfreemans@peoplepc.com               and moved back home to Amarillo. And, I         church. gailgravenhorst@yahoo.com
                                               have a new stepdaughter and two step-
Sharon Tuohy Woodcock sent this news:          granddaughters that have made me a part         F. Ethelynn Beebe is on the City Coun-
In late October Sharon married Roy             of the family. Talk about a life change!”       cil in the Austin area, square dances and
Whitmire. They first met in 1972 when          bettydenneyhill@aol.com                         practices yoga weekly, and is a member of
both were posted to the U.S. Embassy in                                                        several book clubs. In her spare time she
Cambodia. Both lost their spouses a dec-       Jennifer Elliott Dirrigl writes “Happy          manages rental properties that she owns.
ade ago. Their paths crossed again when        New Year to all my Tessie friends and           Ethelynn is looking forward to the possi-
Sharon moved to North Carolina from            classmates from the Class of ‘65! I’m           bility of traveling in a few years time, in a
Michigan several years ago. Vows and           retired now and living my dream on the          custom-built van, and possibly visiting old
rings were exchanged but neither is chang-     Gulf Coast of Florida with my husband           friends. EBeebe512@aol.com
ing their name. They share a home in the       Juergen. Peggy Armstrong was just here
western mountains of North Carolina.           for the Christmas holidays and I was able       Susan Bush Webb has purchased a new
woodcock@bellsouth.net                         to meet up with Sharon Garrett back in          house in Bryan, TX and is busy applying
                                               October for a mini-reunion in Sarasota.         her considerable decorating skill to her

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new home.                                    (her mom is Rosemary Peña Solis, class
3114 Broadmoor Dr. Bryan TX 77802            of 57). We were in Denton for two days         Class of 1975
                                             staying with my roommate Lupe Vasquez          CLASS AGENT: Bethene McNealy
Eddye Davis Tucker and her husband John      Pickett. She and I had the opportunity to      Krauser, 557 Lakeshore Circle, Lake
took an Alaskan cruise and visited Nova      visit the campus. Continuing on the road       Mary, FL 32746-3435, 407-323-5802,
Scotia, Savannah and Charleston. Eddye       trip was a two-day stay in El Paso. We         kentandbethene@aol.com
loves antiques and drives to Canton, TX      met Janis Crow Martin and her husband
monthly for the sales. EddyeTucker@msn.      Bill for lunch. Janis has retired from         Class of 1976
com                                          teaching and they have utilized their free     CLASS AGENT: Diane Lucko Hunt, 2910
                                             time traveling, too. She shared about the      Montecito Rd, Denton, TX 76205-8512,
Paula Lile Sprinkle lives in Austin, TX.     deaths of Mary Ann Childress and Sallie        940-382-1410, delh54@hotmail.com;
She is extremely proud of her youngest       Finkelman. Both of them, along with            Karen Ross, 5493 March St, Robstown,
son, who serves in the Air Force in South    Janis and I, lived in Houston Hall.            TX 78380, 361-387-6114, klrpt@msn.com
Korea, and sends a “shout out” of pride to   Since we arrived in Tucson, we have
the men and women in our military who        traveled to Alaska, taken a cruise to the      Class of 1977
work so hard to protect us. psprinkle1@      Mexican Riviera, and attended my hus-          CLASS AGENT: Janine Brunjes, 908 Vas-
juno.com                                     band’s reunion at Case Western Reserve         sar Drive SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106,
                                             University in Cleveland. I am also doing       505-268-2304, brunjesj@aol.com
Helen Blankenship Nelson taught Special      some volunteering in two parish groups at
Education in Cleburne TX for 33 years.       our church.                                    Class of 1978
She is now retired and enjoys traveling      I recently spoke to Donna Childress Chan-      CLASS AGENT: Bunny Vitasek-Arcoria,
in the United States and Europe. Helen       dler and she retired from her job as a state   1695 Cresthill Dr, Rockwall, TX 75087-
has six grandchildren and is the “per-       of Texas employee. She is currently doing      2861, 972-771-1699, queenbunny@
fect Nana,” as she just spoils them. wes.    some substitute teaching and quilting. She     charter.net; Elaine Benton, 7923 Glade
helen@juno.com                               also shares the news that Mary Ellen Cun-      Hill Ct, Dallas, TX 75218-4150, 214-324-
                                             ningham recently lost her husband.             4626, jacnelain@sbcglobal.net; Mary M.
A reminder: join “1965 Tessies” on face-                                                    Mallory, 10605 Royal Club, Dallas, TX
book and let’s stay connected!               Class of 1969                                  75229-5048, 214-352-2268, hm1024@aol.
                                             CLASS AGENT: Maggie Kutzer Morries,            com
Class of 1966                                3813 Cypress Creek Road, Comfort, TX
CLASS AGENT: CHERYL ANN                      78013-3717, 830-995-3264, cdmorries@           Class of 1979
BRIGGS, 1010 Imperial Dr., Denton, TX        hctc.net                                       CLASS AGENT: Sarah Nelson Crawford,
76209, 940-387-5306, briggscheryl@                                                          420 Westmoreland, Houston, TX 77006-
gmail.com; CO-AGENT: DOROTHY                 Class of 1970                                  4521,cell 713-410-4061 work 713-226-
ASKEW MINTER, 819 Newton Street,             CLASS AGENT: Karen Ulfers, 3309 Ox-            5519, sarahcrawford@mac.com
Denton, TX 76205, 940-387-1731, mint-        mor Court, Williamsburg, VA 23188-3609,
erdnt@aol.com                                757-565-5198, kkclincy@aol.com                 Class of 1980
                                                                                            CLASS AGENT: Angela Alford, 2525
Class of 1967                                Class of 1971                                  Bolton Boone, Apt. 1806, Desoto, TX
CLASS AGENT: Jane VanDeventer, 4381          CLASS AGENT: Jackie Rogers Land, Rt.           75115-2037, 972-572-2673, koalafri-
Boca Bay Drive, Dallas, TX 75244, 972-       3 Box 890, Crockett, TX 75835, 936-545-        end2000@yahoo.com
661-2887, jvandeventer@hotmail.com;          8897, jdrland@valornet.com
Cherrie Rose Townsend, 1653 Oak Creek
Drive, Hurst, TX 76054-3344, 817-282-        Class of 1972                                  Class of 1981
7224, ct2sing2u@aol.com                      CLASS AGENT: Terry Curtis-Swint,               CLASS AGENT: Pamela Tobey, 5550 N
                                             2417 Denmark Dr., Garland, TX 75040,           10th Street, Arlington, VA 22205, 703-
                                             972-495-0773, 469-964-9000, cswint@            532-2464, ptobey@aol.com; JESSIE
Class of 1968                                verizon.net                                    ASHBY-BONDS, 8223 FM 2164, Sanger,
CLASS AGENT: Theresa Pena Kearney,                                                          TX 76266-6926,
855 Sea Shore Ln, Tucson, AZ 85748,          Class of 1973                                  940-458-7862, c-j-ashby@msn.com
520-207-9807, fkearney1@cox.net              CLASS AGENT: Karen Nunneley Young,
                                             4501 Southwest Pkwy, Wichita Falls,TX          Class of 1982
Theresa Peña Kearney                         76308-3332, 940-691-4501, karen@be-            CLASS AGENT: Vickie Lee McQueen,
It has been quite a year noted from the      stvet.net; CO-AGENT: MICKEY FAUST,             4415 Mary Lane, Denton, TX 76208, 940-
change of address above. I retired from      9 Hickory Crossing Lane, Argyle, TX            383-1369, vmcqueen@dentonisd.org
teaching and my husband, Fran, retired       76226-5047, 940-241-1278 mfaust9@
from Ford Motor Co. So off to Tucson Ar-     verizon.net ; CO-AGENT: BONNIE                 Class of 1983
izona we came! Even our three children       PRESNALL POTTS, 2816 Cantura Dr.,              CLASS AGENT: Sherrie Taylor, 6943
– Patrick in Chicago, Maureen in Tucson,     Mesquite, TX 75181, 972-523-1067, the_         Green Valley Circle, Aubrey, TX 76227,
and Stephen in Fairbanks, Alaska – were      potts@hotmail.com                              940-898-2903, staylor@mail.twu.edu;
gone. Last summer we left our just sold                                                     Glenda Lehrmann, 516 W. Oak Street,
home in Michigan and saw the USA by          Class of 1974                                  Apt. #11, Denton, TX 76201, 940-383-
road trip to Arizona, stopping along the     CLASS AGENT: Norma Silva-Quinn,                4039, GLehrman2@yahoo.com
way to see friends and relatives. We saw     7601 Cat Tail Cove, Austin, TX 78750-
my cousin Phyliss Friedrich in Oklahoma      8162, 512-346-4016, mpq7@sbcglobal.net         Class of 1984 AGENT NEEDED

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Class of 1985                             Class of 1997                                Class of 2008
CLASS AGENT: MELINDA McBEE,               CLASS AGENT: Valerie June Martin,            CLASS AGENT: Christianne Kellett,
1212 Mistywood Lane, Denton, TX           737 Monticello Circle, Allen, TX 75002,      cjkellett@sbcglobal.net
76209, 940-442-5340, McBee58@veri-        972-396-8136; Jo Nell Cohn, P.O. Box
zon.net                                   424867, Denton, TX 77204, 940-271-
                                          7004, jcohn@mail.twu.edu
Class of 1986
No Class Agent*                           Class of 1998
                                          Agent Needed
Class of 1987
CLASS AGENT: Vicki Latrice (Terry)        Class of 1999
Byrd, 2512 Timber Trail, Denton, TX       CLASS AGENT: Chrè Davis-Parnell,
76209, 940-382-9941, rvbyrd@earthlink.    9329 Clearhurst Drive, Dallas, TX 75235,
net                                       254-855-8694, CParnell@mail.twu.edu

Class of 1988                             Class of 2000 Agent Needed*
CLASS AGENT: Melissa Winblood-Fran-
co, 10928 Gary Player Dr, El Paso, TX     Class of 2001
79935-3910, 915-546-2059, mwinblood@      CO-CLASS AGENT: Sally Elaine Jack-
yahoo.com                                 son, 629 E. College, Denton, TX 76209,
                                          940-387-6284, sally.jackson20@verizon.
Class of 1989                             net
CLASS AGENT: Patricia Ely McLain,
2772 Oxford Ave., San Angelo, TX 76904    Class of 2002
                                          CLASS AGENT: May Kwan, 1901 Wal-
Class of 1990                             ters Drive, Plano, TX 75023, MayKwan-
CLASS AGENT: Cassandra Jones, 112         RDLD@yahoo.com
Mill Pond Road, Denton, TX 76209, 940-
384-7276, lmjcjj@aol.com or cjj67@aol.    Class of 2003
com                                       CLASS AGENT: Kimberly Gay, 2060
                                          Country Road #3504, Sulphur Springs, TX
Class of 1991                             75482, 940-391-6085, kimberlymichelle-
CLASS AGENT: Elizabeth Desilva, 1707      gay@yahoo.com
Ponderosa Trail, Sachse, TX 75048, 972-
495-6939, techlaw95@msn.com; Tobye        Class of 2004
Nelson, 2400 Stonegate Circle, Denton,    CLASS AGENT: Kate Amorella, 2421
TX 76205-5484, 940-891-0400, tobyenel-    N. Bell Ave #111, Denton, TX 76209,
son@yahoo.com; Sarah Lydiah Okwemba,      kamorella@gmail.com; Andrea Wensow-
3921 W. University Dr, Denton, TX         itch, 1703 Lyndale Dr, Ennis, TX 75119,
76207, 940-387-0378, sarahlgibbons@       940-390-1982, awensowitch@yahoo.
yahoo.com                                 com; Wandalyn Shanklin, P.O. Box 9541,
                                          college station, TX 77842, wshanklin@
Class of 1992                             tamu.edu;
Agent Needed
                                          Class of 2005
Class of 1993                             CLASS AGENT: Amanda Nelson, 1017
CLASS AGENT: Kimberly Oyewole, P O        Noble, Carrollton, TX 75006, 214-587-
Box 141325, Dallas, TX 75214-1325, 214-   8847, thelmakaye@verizon.net; Erica
823-7226, Kas6226@aol.com; Michelle       Stringer, 6419 Skyline Dr. # 183, Houston,
M. Lopez, 231 Masonwood Drive, Kyle,      TX 77057-6431, 832-754-0207, string-
TX 78640, 512-268-9047 (home), 512-       er77057@yahoo.com; Ana Lonac, 5614
750-0630 (cell), mmlopez@austin.rr.com    Emrose Terr., Dallas, TX 75227, 214-275-
                                          4066, dl19731@juno.com
Class of 1994
CLASS AGENT: Laura Dooly Bass, 6          Class of 2006
Greens Ct, Frisco, TX 75034, 972-712-     CLASS AGENT: Lindsey Durham Hatter,
8761, bassrd@aol.com                      650 East Vista Ridge Mall Dr., # 731,
                                          Lewisville, TX 75067, LHatter@twu.edu
Class of 1995 Agent Needed*
                                          Class of 2007
Class of 1996                             CLASS AGENT: Cydni Vandiver, 281 CR
CLASS AGENT: Elaine Lee, 2509 Ash         240, Muleshoe, TX, 79347, 817-403-1582,
Creek, Mequite, TX 75181, 469-726-0651,   cydnivandiver@hotmail.com
elaines_mail@yahoo.com


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