National Champions FALL 2007 THE PRESIDENT’S PERSPECTIVE HEADLINE Teachers lead classrooms of the heart By David J. Spittal, president teachers who are the heroes of a Southern Wesleyan University new generation. W hen asked to identify Southern Wesleyan is a teaching- individuals who have centered university. As we celebrate inﬂuenced our lives, we enrollment growth, new campus often give the name of a special facilities and expanding academic teacher. Even with the passage of programs, the heart of our time and faded memories, many of mission is found in the powerful relationship between teachers and us seem to remember one teacher students. Our mission statement who seems to stand above the centers our purpose on Jesus Christ others. Time does not diminish it and calls us to be agents of Christ and perhaps even increases his or for the transformation of lives. her inﬂuence and stature. In Deuteronomy, Moses aﬃrms Today’s teachers are the targets God’s commands to Israel and he of criticism for all of the world’s reminds them to ﬁx the words of ills and for poor scores on yet the Lord in their hearts. Moses another of many tests. Often commanded the people to treasure teachers are blamed for poor these words of God and, most student performance, but the importantly, to teach them to same critics usually fail their children. to cite the impact of apathetic parents What constitutes a great teacher? and communities I have discovered that truly great or to recognize the teachers are those who somehow devastating impact teach from the heart. They seem of chronic poverty. to create a powerful connection Surrounded by with us that is much like learning something “by heart” and years this pandemic of later we rediscover these words critics, there are again and again. teachers who quietly, and Those who teach from the heart without much truly transform lives. God has recognition, commanded us to learn from him invest and to learn his words “by heart.” themselves Jesus Christ came to reside within in the lives us and teach us in the classroom of their of our hearts. It is not coincidence students. that those who followed Jesus There called him “Rabboni” meaning “the is an teacher.” Perhaps that is a title we army of should all seek to possess. 2 FOCUS FALL ‘07 ‘07 SPRING 20 Fall 2007 CONTENTS Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Magazine is published four times a year Focus M Sout by Southern Wesleyan University, Central, SC 4 Construction begins 12 Men’s and Women’s for new chapel Basketball schedules President’s Cabinet David J. Spittal, President R. Keith Iddings, Provost 5 WANTED: Businesses to Jo W. Joseph Brockinton, V.P. for Student Life provide experience 13 SWU national baseball champs M Marshall L. Atcheson, V.P. for Finance Ja James E. Wiggins, V.P. for Development 6 Fall brings start 14 Summer Jazz at SWU Board of Trustees of annual Phonathon Charles L. Joiner, Chair Martin R. Hotle, Vice Chair Sherry Alloway, Secretary Dr. Thomas E. Armiger, Ex Ofﬁcio 7 Golfers hit the greens 15 SWU convocation William L. Benton in support of SWU Daniel A. Berry Donald L. Carr E. Keith Carroll 8 Showdown in Central: 16 FEATURE: Project Read David M. Chambers Homecoming David M. Emery Richard L. Emery J.D. Fralin 10 Alumni Snapshots 18 2006-2007 Donors Darl L. Fowler Melvin L. Gentry, Emeritus Harold R. Gunsalus Ronald L. Haithcock Ronnie L. Hamilton Kenneth R. Heer W.D. James, Emeritus Breakfast salute Lowell E. Jennings James H. Johnson, Emeritus Sharon L. Jones Southern Wesleyan University Kerry Kind, Ex Ofﬁcio applauded the eﬀorts of Laurens Ronald D. Kelly District 55 High School teachers Ray A. Lattimore Daniel E. LeRoy and staﬀ members with a catered Dan Loggins breakfast to welcome the employees Frances Mason, Emeritus Donald W. Milstead back to school. At right, JoAnn George I. Newton, Emeritus Johnson, director of corporate W. Marshall Rampey, Jr. relations for the adult program at the Jerry D. Rott Charles A. Ruff university, talks with Laurens High M. Lee Schenck Principal John Hendricks. Johnson Henry F. Shigley Herschel A. Smith thanked the school’s employees for Keith W. Smith their contributions to education Joseph W. Stallings and oﬀered information on the D. Ken Whitener university’s college degree programs Alumni Association Ofﬁcers for adults. For details on earning Joan Rampey, Past President Nancy Edwards, President a degree at Southern Wesleyan Sue Rickman, President-Elect University, visit www.swu.edu. Joan Crain, Secretary Joy Bryant, Treasurer, Executive Director and Constituent Relations Editorial Staff On the cover Janelle Beamer Southern Wesleyan University has captured the national championships Ed Welch in women’s basketball and in baseball. See page 13 for details or go to Stephen Hoffmann www.swu.edu. James Wiggins FOCUS FALL ‘07 3 HEADLINE Construction begins for chapel and ﬁne arts center After an April 10 groundbreaking ceremony, work is in progress for Faith Newton Hobson Chapel on the university’s campus in Central. The new chapel and ﬁne arts center will provide seating for 1,200 in its main auditorium and will be used for student chapel programs, university and community concerts and other larger gatherings, such as community and conference events. The three-story facility will also house oﬃces for the university chaplain, ﬁne arts faculty and support staﬀ, in addition to music studios, practice rooms and rehearsal halls for the university’s growing ﬁne arts department. Construction is underway on Aug. 20 as workers clear land for the new Faith Newton Hobson Chapel on The new 47,000-square-foot building Wesleyan Drive on Southern Wesleyan University’s campus in Central. is part of the university’s master plan for expansion and has been designed the university and has numerous Building Foundations for a New to accommodate growth in university personal and family ties to Generation capital campaign project. enrollment and to provide expanded Suﬃcient funds are in hand to begin the institution. space for community programs on the construction; however, the the campus. campaign is still in progress. The funding for this $6 million The facility is named in honor of facility is being provided through Construction on the new building a Southern Wesleyan University contributions from alumni, trustees is scheduled to be completed in graduate. Hobson grew up near and friends of the university’s August of 2008. Promise Fund moving toward goal Southern Wesleyan University contributors gave $302,087 to the Promise Fund for the 2006-2007 ﬁscal year. The Promise Fund helps keep tuition low as well as providing support for various academic and student programs. “We are optimistic that we can attain the goal of $360,000 that is set for the 2007-2008 ﬁscal year,” said Mary Costello, executive director for development. “Together, we can make a diﬀerence in the lives of so many students. Please join us both in support and prayer, as we strive to meet our goal. Every gift is important and Southern Wesleyan University would Mary Costello not be the same without the love and support of our alumni and friends.” 4 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Businesses that can provide experience It has been said that options is that students are paid experience is the best teacher. during the internship process. But for many Southern According to Dr. Keith Iddings, Wesleyan graduates who have Southern Wesleyan University engaged in practicums and provost, practicums and internships with businesses, internships are part of the their experiences have not university’s academic culture. only served as an educational opportunity, but the key to “These opportunities are employment after graduation. invaluable to students because the entire process involves Many programs oﬀered at SWU reﬂection and action from the require juniors and seniors students,” Iddings said. “It is to be involved in experiential ideal to place what a student is Dr. Jeﬀ Moore learning. Practicums and learning in the classroom into practice in these settings.” internships involve placing SWU has to oﬀer. The premise students in businesses so is to get students involved Iddings also said one of the they can gain experience. Both in an environment within requirements of the school’s practicums and internships their major so they are better Adult and Graduate Studies require 100 to 120 hours of prepared when they graduate,” program is for each student to work throughout the summer Moore said. be employed. break or during the spring or fall semesters. The primary “The idea is that the students Local companies who have diﬀerence between the two provide a venue for experiential provided internship and learning by sharing what practicum opportunities for they have experienced in the the university include Easley workplace,” he said. Custom Plastics, First Citizens Bank, Greenville Hospital Although the process is System, Pickens County YMCA, designed to give students “real Clemson Optometry and KPMG. world experience,” several companies have hired interns Many schools of study within on a permanent basis upon the university require each their graduation. Jeﬀ Moore, graduate to maintain practicum dean of the university’s School of Business said, “Some or internship hours. To host employers use practicums and a student in one of these internships as a pre-screening programs, please contact Carla process for employment. Whitlock, director of community development and government Dr. Keith Iddings “These programs are a core relations at (864) 644-5014 or component of the degrees email@example.com. FOCUS FALL ‘07 5 Fall brings start of annual Phonathon Every fall, student callers begin contacting alumni and friends of Southern Wesleyan University in support of the Promise Fund, which provides funds for student scholarships and various academic programs. The annual Phonathon raises money throughout the year and also maintains contact with many SWU alumni and friends. College tuition is on an upward climb, and Southern Wesleyan University students need help now more than ever. The Promise Fund attempts to keep costs low for students so they can not only attend SWU, but graduate as well. By answering their call, donors can change the lives of students. A tax-deductible gift can give many students the chance to pursue a Christ-centered college education. All pledge commitments have until June 30, 2008, to be paid. And any donation can be paid in installments or as a one-time gift. For details or to donate, please contact Erin Fellers at (864) 644- 5006, or firstname.lastname@example.org. SWU School of Business hosts networking breakfast Southern Wesleyan University business alumni are invited to catch up with old friends and meet fellow graduates at a networking breakfast Nov. 6. at 7:30 a.m. at the Hilton oﬀ Haywood Road in Greenville, S.C. For details, contact Carla Whitlock at (864) 644-5014 or email@example.com. 6 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu SWU wins four Matrix awards Southern Wesleyan University’s Public Relations Department received four awards at a recent banquet. The Greenville Chapter of the Association for Women in Communications presented the awards. Pictured is Janelle Beamer, the university’s director of public relations, with the awards. Beamer accepted Matrix awards for her feature article, “‘Lost Boy’ goes Home;” and for a special four- part centennial series of Focus Magazine, a quarterly Southern Wesleyan University publication, featuring articles from Dr. Bob Black, SWU religion professor and historian. Focus Magazine also received a certiﬁcate of Alumnus Larry Hooks’ (‘74), third from the left, pauses with his team from the 2006 P.B. Wood Tournament. achievement for Best Overall External Magazine – Non-proﬁt. And the university also received Golfers to hit the greens in support of SWU a certiﬁcate of achievement for a brochure advertising an alumni Southern Wesleyan University is who gets the ball closest to the event, “Two Great Trips.” hosting the annual P.B. Wood Golf pin. Door prizes and a hole-in-one Tournament on Oct. 22, 2007, at contest will round out the prizes Pickens Country Club. for the day. The tournament helps raise The entry fee is $100 per player money for the Promise Fund, or $400 per team. This fee covers which provides scholarships as greens fees, cart, lunch and a golf well as academic and student trunk organizer. program support. This event is Sponsorships are also available. held in honor of Dr. Paul Baker Hole sponsorships are $250 Wood, psychologist and Southern and tee sponsorships are $100. Wesleyan University professor Corporate sponsorships are emeritus. $1,000 and include one player’s registration fee. Co-sponsorships The P.B. Wood Golf Tournament is a are $2,500 and include one team’s captain’s choice style tournament, registration fee. which will consist of 36 four- person teams. Space is limited for this event, so register early to book your spot. Prizes will be awarded to the members of the ﬁrst, second and To play, sponsor or support the third place teams. Other prizes will Promise Fund, please call Erin be awarded to the player with the Fellers at (864) 644-5006, or Janelle Beamer longest drive, as well as the player 1-800-282-8798, ext. 5006. FOCUS FALL ‘07 7 HEADLINE Saturday September 29, w c m te will e located on Wesley Drive. welcome tent i A welcome tent will be located on Wesleyan Drive. o at d ated Wesleyan ive y eyan ve. The ﬁrst 100 guests to check in at the tent will s rst 100 he t t il t to check in at the tent will receive receive special gift. e receive a sp Break Breakfast with Champions 8 a.m. Everyone is invited to join the Parents’ Council in the university Dining Commons as we Schedule of Events celebrate the national championships of the Lady Warriors Basketball Team and Men’s Warrior Baseball Team. Bring your cameras and autograph books. Kids of all ages Friday will celebrate with the athletes of Southern Wesleyan University and enjoy a “Breakfast with Champions.” Members of all the SWU athletic teams will be at the September 28, breakfast. At 8:15, both teams will be introduced to the community and a grand celebration will kick oﬀ a fun- ﬁlled day on the campus of SWU. 6 p.m. until midnight: Plan to attend the Tennessee Walking Horse Show, located at T. Ed Garrison Livestock Arena just a 9 a.m. Women’s Cross Country meet (start and ﬁnish on Clayton Drive near SWU’s main entrance). few miles from Southern Wesleyan University’s Central campus. Alumni, students, faculty and staﬀ will meet at the arena for an evening of fun and entertainment. There will be exhibits, crafters, food 9:45 a.m. Men’s Cross Country meet (start on Fernway and ﬁnish on Clayton Drive). vendors and an opportunity to see the most beautiful horses in the Southeast. Cost is $5 per person and proceeds will go to the Ronald McDonald House. 10:15 a.m. Presidential reception to be held in the Evatt Heritage Center in Rickman Library. 8 FOCUS FALL ‘07 wu.edu u ed u. Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu 10:50 a.m. Round-up Homecoming Chapel to be held in 3 p.m. Women’s Soccer Team will take on Brenau University. After the game, the Folger Fine Arts Auditorium. Special Homecoming Court will be presented and the speakers for the morning will be 2007 Homecoming King and Queen will “partners” Eddie Smith (IWU) and the be crowned. little lady from SWU, Martha Marie. Come and hear how this showdown of IWU and SWU ended in a happily-ever- 3:30 p.m. Bluegrass/Gospel group Tugalo Holler after marriage. will be performing. 11:30 a.m. Vittles will be served in the university Dining Commons. All you can eat for $6.50 per person. 11:45 a.m. Special class reunions will be gathering for lunch. (Class of 97, 87, 77, 67, 57, For detail or *seniors class – anyone who graduated between or to regis s, 1906-1947). *If you would like to help round up your Southern ter, call th Wesleyan e classmates for this lunch, give the Alumni Center a holler University at 864-644-5384. Alumni C enter at 1-800- 282-8798 , Noon “Swing your bat round and round.” A favorite event for boys and girls of all ages - the Southern ext. 5384 or email jc rain@swu .edu. Wesleyan University Homerun Derby. Get a little help with your swing from the NCCAA National Championship baseball team. Coach Mike Gillespie will present an award to the winner in each age category. 1 p.m. 5p.m. Enter the gym to cool oﬀ and watch the net heat up as Southern Wesleyan University’s Lady North vs. South Warriors take on North Greenville in volleyball. Southern Wesleyan University Warriors expect to cast a shadow over the Indiana Wesleyan University Wildcats. Enjoy a walking tour of SWU. Tours will leave from the Fix your plate of barbeque, ﬁll up your glass with sweet square in front of the library every 30 minutes, beginning tea and sit back and watch the afternoon showdown. at 1 p.m., with the last tour leaving at 3 p.m. Grab a partner and play a game or two of checkers on the front 7:30 p.m. Alumni will showcase their talent during the evening porch of Bryant Lodge. Around over a drink from Java City. Anyone the corner, you can ﬁnd a rocking i interested in this coﬀeehouse reunion should chair where you can sit and talk awhile. contact Alumni Board member Sarah Hayes via e-mail: Supper will be served at Bryant Lodge from firstname.lastname@example.org. 4-7 p.m. (barbeque plate, baked beans, slaw, roll, tea or lemonade, and pound cake or brownie When all is said and done, we hope that you will enjoy for dessert, for $6.50 per person). your weekend back on the campus of SWU. Ya’ll come back now - ya hear? FOCUS FALL ‘07 9 ALUMNI SNAPSHOTS NEWS FLASH WEDDINGS ’97 Russell Lynn Gregg and Paige Danielle Kausler were married June 17, 2006. ’03 & ‘05 Jamie Marlana Buford and Douglas William Hypes were married April 13, 2007. ’06 Wanda Nicole Sumter and Carlos Robinson Jr. were married April 7, 2007. Lieutenant Colonel Bob Dreyfus, left, swears in Captain Dwayne W. Keener as a major in the United States Air Force. ’06 ’91 Air Force chaplain receives promotion Air Force Captain Dwayne W. Keener, received a promotion to the rank of major in a ceremony at Northern Lights Chapel, Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota on March 30, 2007. Major Keener serves as senior Protestant chaplain at the Minot Air Force Base. Chaplain Major Keener is an ordained minister of the North Carolina West District of The Wesleyan Church and a 1991 graduate of SWU. He has served a total of 20 years in the military. Before receiving his appointment as an Air Force chaplain, he pastored the Clyde Wesleyan Church and the Northview Wesleyan Church of the N.C. West District. Keener is married to the former Donna Ray Brown of Watford City, N.D. They are the parents of two daughters, Deanna and Danae. His parents are Milton and LaVon Keener of Lincolnton, N.C. ’01 ’71 Paul Randall (Randy) Belcher, Hazel Smith Payne, of Gastonia, a chaplain in the U.S. Army, was Matt Alan Dixon and Laura recently promoted from 1st N.C. (wife of Rev. Albert Payne) Danielle Hollingsworth-Dixon lieutenant to captain. June 3, 2007 were married March 31, 2007. DEATHS ’97 & ’98 Student ’07 ’31 Terri Latanya Rucker, of Jaime Lynn Blackwell and Gertrude Myra Mahaﬀey Alexander, Philip Bryant Jr. were married Greenville, S.C., July 10, 2007 of Chesnee, S.C., July 10, 2007 March 31, 2007. AGS Student ’07 ’64 Julie Dixon Sizemore, Cheryl Ann Batson and Robert Patsy Byrd, of Ponce De Leon, Fla. Matthew VanderWiele were married April 7, 2007 of Easley, S.C., March 19, 2007 Nov. 11, 2006. 10 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Association for India’s Development OTHER NEWS at Clemson University. She previously received the Walter T. Cox Award for SWU graduate receives Community Outreach and Excellence R.C. Edwards Award in Leadership. While at SWU, Shah received the Gladys Glover Parker Award. She was also enrolled in Southern Wesleyan’s Honors Program and was its ﬁrst graduate. ’07 Joseph Austin Porter and Teresa Leigh Sexton were married Collins Ole Town welcomes May 19, 2007. SWU grandparents ’07 Allison Dawn Simms and Neil John Shepherd were married May, 2007. Rupal Shah, a 2004 Southern Wesleyan University graduate, left, ’07 received the R.C. Edwards Award Shanequa Simone Gilliard and for Excellence in Research and Edwin Y. Coakley were married Teaching, presented by Dr. Gail June 23, 2007. DiSabatino, right, Vice President of Student Aﬀairs at Clemson Student University. The Parent’s Council greeted about Katie Leigh Phillips and Phillip 40 grandparents of SWU students Shah graduated magna cum laude Dean Goodson were married with a welcome at Freedom’s Hill from SWU, where she received December 16, 2006. bachelor’s degrees in biology Church on April 26. Events for the and chemistry. She is pursuing a day included a tour of the Southern Student master’s degree in microbiology Wesleyan University campus, a John Paolucci and Jennifer Kelley at Clemson University. The chapel service and lunch with their were married April 21, 2007 award, named in honor of former grandchildren. Clemson President R.C. Edwards, After lunch, the group took a tour is given to a graduate assistant back in time at Collins Ole Town, who shows a high level of support NEW ARRIVALS to the mission, vision, goals and where memories of days long ago came alive. Their day ended with objectives of his or her department, the jazz concert performed by SWU ’68 & 69, ’92 & ’93 and who maintains an excellent students under the leadership of Trey William Milstead, was born academic record and commitment Greg Day, assistant music professor. July 26, 2007, weighing 8 lbs. He to the respective ﬁeld of study. was 19 ½ in long. He is the son of Shah is a cardiology technician and Mayor visits Ben and Mahalie Geer Milstead. phlebotomist at Oconee Memorial elementary school He is the grandson of Don and Hospital, where she has worked for Carol Milstead. ﬁve years. Pendleton Mayor Carol Burdette, 1982 SWU graduate, visited Shah also volunteers for Hospice Elizabeth (Payseur) Atcheson’s ’04 of the Foothills in Seneca and the ﬁrst grade classroom at Pendleton Samuel Grant Banks was born July American Red Cross in Easley. Elementary to talk about recycling 7, 2007, weighing 8 lbs. 11 oz. He She has served as president of and the importance of community. was 21 ½” long. He is the grandson the Biological Sciences Graduate Atcheson graduated from SWU of Sam Banks. Student Association and the in 2006. FOCUS FALL ‘07 11 SPORTS October 29 Mon Spartanburg Methodist (Scrim) Central, SC 7 p.m. November 1 Thu Erskine College (Scrim) Central, SC 7 p.m. 6 Tue Allen University Central, SC 6 p.m. 8 Thu Morris College Central, SC 8 p.m. 10 Sat Charleston Southern Univ. Charleston, SC 5:30 p.m. 13 Tue Atlanta Christian East Point, GA TBA 16 Fri Blueﬁeld College Tournament Blueﬁeld, VA TBA 17 Sat Blueﬁeld College Tournament Blueﬁeld, VA TBA 20 Tue Morris College Sumter, SC TBA 24 Sat Lander University Greenwood, SC 5:00 p.m. 26 Mon Reinhardt College* Central, SC 6 p.m. WOMEN’S BASKETBALL 29 Thu Lee University* Central, SC 6 p.m. December 6 Thu Emmanuel College* Franklin Springs, GA 6 p.m. 8 Sat Brenau University* Gainesville, GA TBA January 3 Thu Auburn-Montgomery* Central, SC 6 p.m. 8 Tue Shorter College* Rome, GA 6 p.m. 10 Thu Berry College* Mt. Berry, GA 6 p.m. 12 Sat MLK Tournament (Voorhees) TBA TBA 17 Thu Southern Polytechnic State* Central, SC 6 p.m. 19 Sat Brewton Parker College* Central, SC 3 p.m. 26 Sat Columbia College* Central, SC TBA 31 Thu Lee University* Cleveland, TN 6 p.m. February 2 Sat Reinhardt College* Waleska, GA 2 p.m. 5 Tue Brenau University* Central, SC TBA 7 Thu Emmanuel College* Central, SC 6 p.m. 12 Tue Columbia College* Columbia, SC 6:30 p.m. 14 Thu Auburn-Montgomery* Montgomery, AL 7 p.m. 21 Thu Berry College Central, SC 6 p.m. 23 Sat Shorter College Central, SC 3 p.m. 28 Thu Southern Polytechnic State* Marietta, GA 6 p.m. March 1-Mar Sat Brewton Parker College* Mt. Vernon, GA TBA SSAC Tournament TBA TBA NCCAA South Regionals TBA TBA NCCAA Championship TBA TBA NAIA Championship TBA TBA November 3 Sat Benedict College (Exhibition) Columbia, SC TBA 6 Tues Allen University Central, SC 8 p.m. 8 Thu Morris College Central, SC 8 p.m. 13 Tues Montreat College Montreat, NC 7:30 p.m. 20 Tues Morris College Sumter, SC 7:30 p.m. 24 Sat Lander University Greenwood, SC 7 p.m. 26 Mon Reinhardt College* Central, SC 8 p.m. 27 Tues Allen University Columbia, SC 7 p.m. 29 Thu Lee University* Central, SC 8 p.m. December 4 Tues Emmanuel College* Franklin Springs, GA 8 p.m. 17 Mon Savannah College Art & Design Savannah, GA 7 p.m. MEN’S BASKETBALL January 3 Thu Auburn-Montgomery* Central, SC 8 p.m. 5 Sat Faulkner University* Central, SC 5 p.m. 8 Tues Shorter College* Rome, GA 8 p.m. 10 Thu Berry College* Mt. Berry, GA 8 p.m. 12 Sat HBCU Classic vs Voorhees College TBA TBA 17 Thu Southern Polytechnic St.* Central, SC 8 p.m. 19 Sat Brewton Parker College* Central, SC 5 p.m. 24-25 Thu-Fri Mountain State Coal Classic Beckley,WV TBA 31 Thu Lee University* Cleveland, TN 8 p.m. February 2 Sat Reinhardt College* Waleska, GA 4 p.m. 5 Tues Mountain State University Beckley, WV 7 p.m. 7 Thu Emmanuel College* Central, SC 8 p.m. 14 Thu Auburn-Montgomery* Montgomery, AL 9 p.m. 16 Sat Faulkner University* Montgomery, AL 3 p.m. 21 Thu Berry College* Central, SC 8 p.m. 23 Sat Shorter College* Central, SC 5 p.m. 26 Tues Mountain State University Central, SC 7:30 p.m. 28 Thu Southern Polytechnic St. Univ.* Marietta, GA 8 p.m. March 1 Sat Brewton Parker College* MT. Vernon, GA 4 p.m. 6-8 Thu-Sat SSAC TOURNAMENT TBA TBA NCCAA South Regionals TBA TBA 17-20 NCCAA Championship Oakland, Indiana TBA NAIA Championship Kansas City, MO TBA *Indicates Southern States Athletic Conference games 12 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu SWU: National baseball champs Warriors defeat Faulkner for NCCAA title Southern Wesleyan won their ﬁfth also collected two hits in the game and deciding game of the NCCAA to help produce the victory. National Baseball Tournament in Struthers, Ohio, as the Warriors While Douglas and Hightower defeated Faulkner University 9-6 on shared MVP honors, Kmiecik and May 19. Brandon Brown were also named to the squad for their play during Ben Douglas picked up his second the tourney. Douglas picked up two win of the series and scattered wins in the series including the ﬁrst 10 hits, while allowing just three win of the tourney for the Warriors earned runs in the game. Michael on Wednesday. Land worked the ﬁnal inning to pick “Our guys battled all year and stayed up the save in the championship with the theme of ‘prove it,’” said game. head coach Mike Gillespie. “They did just that and proved they are Kody Hightower had three hits in champions. It was a total team eﬀort Mike Gillespie the game and scored three runs. all year. I can’t express how proud and Hightower was named NCCAA All- excited I am for them. What a year.” American earlier in the week and shared tourney MVP honors with Ben “I can’t speak highly enough of Southern Wesleyan and Faulkner Douglas. The junior shortstop was played nine games this season Andy Priola and his team at also the key to starting the ﬁve-run that included a regular three-game Faulkner,” Gillespie said. “We have rally that helped spark the Warriors series in the Southern States Athletic had a season within a season with to a 9-6 win after trailing 6-4. Conference. The two teams squared those guys. They are a great team oﬀ again in the SSAC tourney, the and it was exciting that both squads Kellen Kmiecik, named to the All- NCCAA South Region, and concluded from our conference were in the Tournament team, had three singles, the series in the championship game ﬁnal game.” including a hit to load the bases in of the NCCAA National Tournament. the rally during the seventh inning. The win in the title game gave SWU a The Warriors ended the season Brandon Brown and Davey Blackburn 5-4 series advantage. 40-23 overall. FOCUS FALL ‘07 13 A student goes over some jazz saxophone techniques at Southern Wesleyan University’s jazz camp. Summer jazz at SWU Students jammed with top jazz musicians during Summer Jazz Camp June 5-9 at Southern Wesleyan University. This year’s camp drew students from across South Carolina and Georgia. Organizer and SWU music professor Greg Day says students get to work with jazz performers from as far away as California who are kid- friendly and promote a relaxed, non-competitive environment. The camp ﬁnale was a student performance in Folger Fine Arts Auditorium on the Instructor Pat Harbison of Indiana University university’s main campus in Central. works with students during combo practice at Southern Wesleyan University’s Folger Fine Arts Auditorium. For details about the university’s jazz program, contact Day at (864) 644-5295 or email@example.com. The world comes to Southern Wesleyan University Members of the Canadian baseball team take a break on Southern Wesleyan University’s Central campus before the start of the Big League World Series this summer. Each year SWU houses and feeds more than 200 players from across the nation and around the world participating in the Big League World Series, which takes place in nearby Easley. 14 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu SWU convocation Fall semester classes started Aug. 21 at Southern Wesleyan University in Central. Faculty, staﬀ and students marked the ﬁrst day of class with a campus-wide convocation. Dr. Walt Sinnamon, dean of the university’s College of Arts and Sciences, addressed the students, asking them to be prepared to face real-world issues like drugs, corporate greed, ecological irresponsibility and terrorism. Faith in God compels Christians to seek solutions to the world’s problems, he said. Sinnamon is the 2007-2008 Faculty Member of the Year. At Southern Wesleyan’s convocation ceremony, from left, are Dr. Don Campbell, Rev. Ken Dill, Dr. David Spittal, Dr. Keith Iddings and student Brian McClusky. Dr. Walt Sinnamon Passing the Mantle New students at Southern Wesleyan University marked the transition into a new chapter of life Aug. 17 during a Passing the Mantle ceremony. At left, Scott and Christine Stegenga of Pickens read the inscription on the medallion before presenting it to their son, Ben Stegenga, a freshman planning to major in biology. The theme for the ceremony was “Journeying toward your Destiny,” based on Proverbs 20:24. Dr. Joe Brockinton, vice president for student life, shared an inspirational message before a blessing of students and parents by Rev. Ken Dill, university chaplain. Music from the University Singers set the tone for the ceremony, held in Founders’ Hall, on Southern Wesleyan’s Central campus. This is the fourth year for the Passing the Mantle ceremony at SWU. FOCUS FALL ‘07 15 FEATURE Project Read unlocks mysteries of the written word I f you can read this, thank coordinator for the Project Read used statewide as school districts a teacher. grant. “Teachers who have been see the important impact this trained in Project Read are better program can have on its learners.” thern Southern Wesleyan University prepared to teach reading and elping is helping hundreds of teachers writing. At-risk students are learning The program shows teachers how to oss across the state learn new ways to to read, which helps them develop use hands-on techniques to reach ch teach their students how to read a greater level of self conﬁdence students with a broad range of ough through a program called Project and more positive self esteem. What Read. The project asserts: “Reading d. learning styles. better gift can you give a child than onﬁ is conﬁdence. Reading is survival. the ability to read, which changes Reading is a human right.” ding “Project Read trains language his or her life forever?” arts teachers in how to teach But reading is not always easy for reading and writing,” Hall said. Hall has spearheaded the program for dents. students. That’s where the creative “The program has four strands: the past four years, with the assistance hniques techniques of Project Read come in. phonology, linguistics, reading of Betty Hayes, project secretary. comprehension and written ften “I often see teachers’ and students’ Southern Wesleyan University expression. These strands stress s lives change as I work with this became involved with the grant multisensory strategies to reach program,” said Dr. Linda Hall, state with the assistance of former state students with all learning styles. legislator Bud Webb, who helped Current research says that post- the institution receive the statewide secondary institutions are not grant. Initially, Southern Wesleyan teaching students how to teach was allotted $50,000 for a pilot reading. This program ﬁlls this gap program. Since then, Southern by providing that critical training.” Wesleyan has received $500,000 Project Read has touched lives annually for Project Read. across the state, according to Hayes. “We are very thankful to former “We have taught more than 1,000 state representative Bud Webb for teachers in South Carolina,” Hayes his support of this program, which said. “The program teaches how makes it possible for hundreds of to unlock the magic of reading for teachers to be trained in Project students who are having diﬃculty Read methodology each year,” said with the written word. It engages Dr. Ray Locy, associate dean of Southern Wesleyan University’s students by integrating touch, School of Education. counting and other senses. It’s a true hands-on education.” “We are now seeing data that indicate signiﬁcant gains in the Teachers believe Project Read is reading test scores among learners a valuable tool, according to Dr. whose teachers use Project Read in Fred Woodworth, dean of Southern their classrooms,” Locy said. “It is Wesleyan University’s School our hope that Project Read will be of Education. 16 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu “The feedback from teachers in terms of the enhancement of reading and writing skills has been overwhelmingly positive,” changing lives across the state. A “I believe that the Project Read team and Southern Wesleyan University are serving a mission through this B Woodworth said. “The School of grant. Providing this training to Education is a proud collaborator teachers touches the lives of so with its public school partners in many individuals: teachers, students this eﬀort to improve learners’ and parents. This, in turn, has a reading skills.” positive impact on the communities in South Carolina, as well as the Hall agrees that Project Read is state as a whole,” she said. This year’s Project Read schools: Angel Oak Elementary, Johns Island Edith Frierson Elementary, Wadmalaw Island James Island Elementary, James Island Lambs Elementary, Charleston Murray-LaSaine Elementary, Charleston St. Stephen Elementary, St. Stephen C D Berkeley Intermediate, Moncks Corner Bishopville Primary, Bishopville Sampit Elementary, Georgetown Slater-Marietta Elementary, Marietta Pendleton Elementary, Pendleton E Other Project Read schools from past years: Marshall Primary, Belton J.K. Gourdin Elementary, St. Stephen Horrell Hill Elementary, Columbia Malcolm C. Hursey, Charleston Westminster Elementary, Oconee County J.N. Kellett Elementary, Oconee County Port Royal Elementary, Beaufort County Beaufort Elementary, Beaufort County F Brockington Elementary, Florence Parker Elementary, Edgeﬁeld County Union County G H FOCUS FALL ‘07 17 HEADLINE Honor Roll of Donors 2006-2007 ers Members of the President’s Club, the Trustees Club, the Legacy Club and the Citation Club are partnering with ern Southern Wesleyan University in a signiﬁcant way. Leadership giving and prayer support continue to make it ossible possible to deliver a quality Christian education to the students Southern Wesleyan University serves. Brooksville Wesleyan Walt and Carol Sinnamon Rev. and Mrs. David Emery Mr. Ray G. Klumb Citation Club Legacy Club Church, FL Herschel and Evangeline Ms. Sallie Evatt Martin and Faye C. LaBar Jim and Barbara Bross ra Edward and Lisa Ms. Joyce A. Brown Pressley Smith Faith Wesleyan Church, Dale and Julia Lappin Mr. and Mrs. Thornberry Bright Mrs. Lillian G. Bryant Tom Winkopp Realtor LLC, Greensboro, NC Rev. and Mrs. David M. Chambers mbers Stephen and Lou Ann Mr. and Mrs. E. Ray Camp Clemson, SC Paul and Ruth Faulkenberry Daniel E. LeRoy Mr. Robert M. Clayton Houser Calhoon CAP Care Group Inc., USA Health Care Services, Brad and Pam Lane Fipps Dale and Sheryl Link Mr. Sam B. Cole e Mr. Lawrence A. Clayton Inc., Fort Worth, TX First Wesleyan Church Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. bert CWI Beneﬁts, Greenville, SC High Point, NC Ron and Tracy Lippard James and Dora Central, SC Edwards Mrs. Maria R. Clayton Estate Rev. and Mrs. Dan and Jill Lappin Loggins Coile Wiggins First Wesleyan Church Edwards Auto Sales Inc. Mr. Clyde W. Gibson Estate James M. Capps Charles W. ‘Sonny’ Lusk Dr. Mary “Katie” Wood-Ray Greenville, SC Ivan L. Sisk Estate te Larry and Judy Donald and Judy Carr Dr. and Mrs. Darl and Mary Mr. and Mrs. Carlton Golden Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur J. Mahony Cockman Fowler William M. Phillippe Estate llippe Michael and Nicole Lamb James H. Cashion President’s Club Floyd and Muriel Mast Dr. and Mrs. Melvin L. Gentry Mr. Ray A. Lattimore Cornell Dubilier Marketing, Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Andrews First Citizens Bank, nk, Mrs. Wanda W. Hagood Mr. and Mrs. Dr. and Mrs. Robert R. Nash BellSouth Corp., Stuart, FL Clemson, SC Incorporated, Liberty, SC Mr. Bobby Haithcock Tommy R. McBride Mr. and Mrs. John M. Newby Bob and Judy Black Mr. and Mrs. James D. Fralin mes D. L. Scurry Foundation, Herbert H. and Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Sandra Bolick Greenwood Hills Wesleyan ls Columbia, SC Marjorie J. Harmon Roger W. McKenzie George I. Newton Mr. and Mrs. J. Phillip Bowers Church, High Point, NC First Sun Management, Inc., Hayworth Wesleyan Church Ms. Marlene B. McWhorter Mr. and Mrs. Chad E. Peters Mr. and Mrs. Ronald L. Brank Lowell and Mary Faith ry Clemson, SC WWI, High Point, NC James H. and Sheryl Mr. Keith W. Smith Devon and Leanne Gibson Jennings ngs Galax Wesleyan Church, VA Ken and Nancy Heer Smith Medders South Carolina Wesleyan Black Broome Mrs. Genevieve Mrs. Janet Carriker Green High Point Area Ms. Jana L. Mervine Women, Westminster, SC Robin and Joy Dodson Bryant Dr. and Mrs. Wesleyan Men, NC Dr. and Mrs. Gordon Miller Herring Johnson The Duke Energy Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Bussa Harold R. Gunsalus Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Yvonne H. Morgan Charles and Gloria Jonathan and Sandra Catron Foundation, Charlotte, NC M. Wallace Hobson Holt Joiner Paul and Deborah Hilson John and Becky Newby Mr. and Mrs. Gary Voncannon Chick-Fil-A, Ms. Deborah L. Holcombe Drs. Chuck and Betty Mealy Mrs. Faith Newton Hobson Bill and Peggy Overstreet Mr. and Mrs. Anderson, SC Mr. John Holmes Mr. and Mrs. Henry F. Shigley Milliken and Company, Ms. Ernstena Phillips Parker D. Kenneth Whitener Mr. and Mrs. James P. Clark Dr. and Mrs. R. Keith Iddings South Carolina Independent Spartanburg, SC Community Foundation of Rev. and Mrs. Mrs. Carmella Crawley Mrs. Florence M. Parker T. Wayne Preusz Colleges and Universities, Trustees Club Greater Greensboro, NC Johnson Coleman Columbia, SC Mr. Michael and Judge Pepsi Bottling Group Inc, Keith and Jamella Harris Connor Mike and Sandy Rev. and Mrs. David and Donna Spittal Sherry Alloway Columbia, SC Don and Mary Costello McJunkin Preusz David Livingston Keith Sunland Dristribution Co., Inc. Marty and Ruth Ms. Sharon E Pierce Ray and Elizabeth Crawford Dr. and Mrs. Ronald D. Kelly Rev. and Mrs. Greenville, SC Cox Atcheson Ram Technologies, Jeff and Sheryl Karns Dennis Jimmy and Robinette Buddy Rampey, Jr. Trehel Corporation, Ron and Laura Black Greer, SC Mr. and Mrs. Speer Kimble Mickey and Sue Clemson, SC Brevard Wesleyan Church, NC Rev. Jerry D. Rott Kenneth D. Dickens Rev. and Mrs. Kerry Kind Johnson Rickman Walker McElmoyle Dr. and Mrs. SC Department of Public Elbert W. Rogers David and Roxana Mr. Colbert Robbins School Farm, Liberty, SC William J. Brockinton Safety, Columbia, SC Foundation, Greenville, SC Putman King Hal and Lillian Robbins 18 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Mr. and Mrs. Jim and Angela Mr. and Mrs. Jon and Laura Childs Southern Wesleyan University James T. Roberts Davis Bross, Jr. David Paul Blackburn Mr. Nathan M. Childs Mr. and Mrs. John B. Ross Mrs. Lisa Gatlin Bryant appreciates members of the Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Willyne Correll Sanders Mr. James L. Burnett President’s Club for joining its Robert B. Blackmon Edwin A. Chriscoe Mr. and Mrs. M. Lee Schenck Mrs. Peggy Ann Camp mission. To become a member of Ms. Margaret L. Blair Ms. Rhonda J. Christopher Jimmy and Ann Sheriff Dr. and Mrs. the President’s Club, please call Blue Ridge Orthopaedics, Mr. and Mrs. Signature Architects, Elmer Keith Carroll Seneca, SC M. E. Christopherson Mary Costello, excutive director for Clemson, SC Howard and Patricia Castle Mr. and Mrs. Paul D. Boel Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Roy L. Sims Danny and Melissa Childs development, at (864) 644-5004 or Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Bolger William T. Clayton Southern Wesleyan Auxiliary Morris and Vinelle 1-800-282-8798, ext. 5004. Mr. Bob Bolin Clemson Opthamology Central, SC Phillips Davis Michael J. and Jean PA, SC State Farm Co. Foundation, Ken and Jane Dill Long Shoals Wesleyan Mr. and Mrs. Dan Alberts Cleveland Bonham Catherine Sutton Cloy, CAE Bloomington, IL Mr. and Mrs. Dale Dowden Church, Lincolnton, NC Lonnie and Debra Dennis L. and Jill Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Elvera Duvall Dr. Nancy B. Mann Kauffman Alewine Rickman Boone Samuel G. Cochran Leonard D. Stowe Dr. and Mrs. O.D. Emery Mr. and Mrs. Jerry L Marcum Mrs. Nancy Sparks Alexander Danny and Nancy Boone Dr. Gareth L. Cockerill Charles and Deanna Tegen Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Evatt Marketplace Stafﬁng, Ken and Tammie Ms. Brenda M. Bowen Lois Cole The Silty Lady LTD, Dr. and Mrs. Greenville, SC McJunkin Alexander Mr. and Mrs. James L. Bowen Collegiate Risk Mngnt. Inc, Portsmouth, VA George E. Failing Dr. and Mrs. Alexander and Patricia Mr. and Mrs. H. Daniel Boyer Tarpon Springs, FL The UPS Foundation, Faith Wesleyan Church, Robert G. McDonald Mudrak Trust Margarett E. Boyer Mr. and Mrs. Roy C. Collins Atlanta, GA Lakeland, FL Mrs. Hardie Davis Medders Mr. and Mrs. William C. Allen Mrs. Rhonda B. Bracken Communities That Care Ms. Frances Tomlin Jason and Erin Fellers Mr. and Mrs. Paul Rees Mills Mr. and Mrs. Lee R Allen Mr. and Mrs. James L. Brackett of Pickens County, SC Trinity Wesleyan Church, Fellowship of Christian Ms. Mary Misenheimer Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Kathleen E. Conner Central, SC Athletes, Clemson, SC Mr. and Mrs. C. Robert Allred Richard J. Bradford Mr. and Mrs. Harry R. Connor Wachovia Bank, N.A., Firestone Wesleyan Church, Alan David Molloseau Mr. Paul E. Allred, Jr. Mr. David Bradshaw Ms. Ruth M. Cook Winston Salem, NC Gastonia, NC Dr. and Mrs. Warren and Evelyn Morgan Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Krista Marlee Coots Mr. and Mrs. First Wesleyan Church Ronald R. Brannon Mr. Tim Newton Douglas N. Allsop Mr. and Mrs. Weston W. Warren Bessemer City, NC Rev. and Mrs. Don Bray Mr. and Mrs. James R. Owens American Family Day William L. Copeland Dr. Harold M. Waters Darl and Kim Robert and Corrie Mr. David R. Pelfrey Corporation, Marietta, GA Mr. Nick H. Corontzes Dr. Jonathan and Mrs. Karen Dowdy Fowler, Jr. Milstead Brayerton Pickens View Wesleyan Mrs. Mary Sellers Andrews Mr. Zachary J. Corontzes Young Watts Scott and Dana Frost Mr. and Mrs. Roger Breazeale WWI, SC Rev. and Mrs. Dr. and Mrs. Daryl D. Couch Dr. and Mrs. Byron K. Webb Eleanor C. Gardiner Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Brewer Piedmont Landscaping Frederick D. Andrews Christopher and Deanna Webber Potterﬁeld Mr. and Mrs. T. Ed Garrison Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brinkley and Maintenance Inc., Ms. Myra A. Armistead Dorsey Counts Equipment Inc., Dr. Marianne Gonlag Mr. James M. Brown Piedmont, SC Ed and Miriam Arnold Mr. David W. Cox Rocky River, OH W. Charles and Jeanette Mr. Keith D. Brown Rev. and Mrs. Thomas J. and Carolyn Arnold Jerry and Joan B. Crain Ms. Julia K. Williams Stamey Graves Mrs. Andrea C. Bryan W. Marshall Rampey Gary and Yvonne Arrowood Ms. Stephanie Craker Mr. and Mrs. John Williams Ronald and Susan Mrs. Melissa T. Bryant Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Mary Edith Cole Ashby Frank and Paula Dr. and Mrs. Earle L. Wilson Davis Haithcock Mrs. Janene Jennings Bryson David H. Ramsey Mr. and Mrs. Neal Atkinson Thomas Crook Dan and Kelly Hampton Inn - Clemson, SC Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Bryson Mrs. Evelyn Tucker Rickman Auntie Ann’s, Pickens, SC Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Crosby Dodgen Wood Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Hayduk Ms. Carol E. Burdette Riverview Camp for Girls, Mrs. Laura Tossey Austin Ms. Betty Crowley Don and Sally Wood Joseph and Vicki Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Burgin Mentone, AL Dr. Stephen F Babby Mr. Thomas W. Crumpton Mrs. Sally Schram Wood Kennemore Hayes Mrs. Pamela Nelson Burnett Ms. Priscilla Sanders Mrs. Tonda Lee Bagwell Mr. and Mrs. Alton B. Cumbie Paul and Christine Wood Neal and Sandy Hegeman Mr. and Mrs. James P Burns Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Kenneth Bailey Mr. and Mrs. Fred and Deana Woodworth Hubert and Bonnie Mr. Scott D. Burrow Taylor Hicks Donald E. Schaupp Mr. Mike Bailey Jeffrey Keith Dacus Mr. Orval C. Butcher University Club Gilbert and Olivia Hine Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. John T. Caldwell Mr. and Mrs. R. Allison Dalton Gary M. and Yvonne H. Steve and Suzanne James L. Schmutz Donald F. Baker Mr. Michael E. Daniel John P. and JoAnn Calhoon Arrowood Keller Holcombe Mr. and Mrs. Tony and Donna K. Baker Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Davis Calhoun Corners, Mrs. Elizabeth Joiner Baker Larry and Susan Cash Hooks Richard A. Stanley, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew A. Banas Dr. and Mrs. Clemson, SC Basic Concepts, Mr. and Mrs. Dr. Sharren E. Sutter Bank of America NA, Michael H. Davis Mr. and Mrs. Sandy Springs, SC W. Talmadge Hughey Mr. and Mrs. Providence, RI William T. Davis Robert L. Callicutt Dr. Gloria Jean Bell Dr. and Mrs. B. Philip Jeon Elmer Joe Tankersley Rev. E. Stanley and Billy and JoAnn McCoy Davis Mr. Albert M. Campbell Dr. and Mrs. Daniel A. Berry Drs. Billy R. and Mr. and Mrs. E.B. Thomas Mrs. Evelyn E. Banker Mrs. Rebecca Eades Davis Ms. Shirley T. Campbell Mr. and Mrs. Gloria D. Jones Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald E. Barnes Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Board Dr. and Mrs. Paul B. Jordan David M. Tolan Mr. and Mrs. Ray Barnwell Don R. Campbell Walter H. Davison Dr. and Mrs. Mrs. Betty McLeskey Baskin Ms. Louise Carlton Rev. Donald A. Dawalt Graydon F. Vadas Kenneth and Jane (Annie) Carolina Ad Specialty, Mr. C. Grayson Day Donor Club Giving Levels Verizon Foundation, Richardson Bauer Lyman, SC Mr. and Mrs. Gregory C. Day New York, NY Douglas L. Bayse Carolina First Bank, Mrs. Jean Jackson Day Citation Club $10,000 + Willett and Mary Nell Vess Ms. Janelle Elizabeth Beamer Greenville, SC Charldon Ward Dennis Wakeﬁeld Spiritual Retreat Mr. Greg E. Bearden Mr. Walter L. Carpenter Mr. and Mrs. Legacy Club $5,000-9,999.99 Conference, Hampton, VA Mrs. Yvonne Wilcox Beasley Rev. Richard Carr Samuel G. Denton Mrs. Betty Jo Walker Randy and Tiffany Belcher Mr. Brett Landon Cash Devore and Associates Inc, Trustees Club $2,500-4,999.99 Whitener Pettigrew and Ms. Mary R. Bender Ms. Luann B. Certain Anderson, SC President’s Club $1,000-2,499.99 Weaver, Clemson, SC David M. Bennett Ms. Amy P. Chambers Mr. and Mrs. N. D. Dezendorf WKFM South Carolina Mr. and Mrs. William L. Benton Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. John H. Dickey University Club $500-999.99 District, Seneca, SC Bergens Department Store, John S. Chapman Ms. Jennifer A. Dickey Century Club $100-499.99 Seneca, SC Mr. G. Harold Chapman Dr. and Mrs. Melvin E. Dieter Century Club Mr. and Mrs. Jim Berger Mrs. Melissa Moore Chastain Mr. William D. Dill Heritage Club $1-99.99 Mrs. Elaine L. Addis Black Electric Supply Inc., Mr. Ronald A. Cheney Mr. James C. Dill Mrs. Joni Lesley Addis Greenville, SC Mr. David Childress Mrs. Marilyn Shigley Dilling FOCUS FALL ‘07 19 2006-2007 DONORS Mr. R. B. Dilworth Ms. Velma Gentry Mr. and Mrs. Marlin B. Mull Diversiﬁed Electric and Mr. and Mrs. Paul and Esther Installation, Franklinville, NC Richard F. Gettings Lovin Mullinax Mr. Donald R. Doster Mr. and Mrs. Gary M. Gillespie Mr. Thomas G. Munson Andrew and Tonya Mr. Christopher C Gillespie Mrs. Betty S. Munson Dotterweich Mrs. Melanie Mrs. Judy McDowell Nance Mr. and Mrs. Scott Dover Bresch Gillespie Dr. and Mrs. Dow Chemical Company, Mr. Shannon Gilliard Travis Hugh Nation Midland, MI Mrs. Wilma C. Gilstrap Gary and Teresa Neely Mr. and Mrs. James Dowden Mr. Joseph E. Goings Mrs. Jean Munyer Nesnow Scott and Elizabeth Drury Mr. and Mrs. New York Life Foundation, Ms. Yvonne A Duckett Washington Gomez New York, NY Duckett-Robinson Funeral Ms. Ruth J. Gonlag Mrs. Ruth Parks Newby Home, Central, SC Mrs. Brenda F. Goodman Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Newman David and Shirley Marvin and Joyce Gordon Mr. and Mrs. Locklear Duncan Mr. and Mrs. Don Grant Robbie N. Newton Mr. Phillip C. Edmonds Dr. and Mrs. Velon H. Gray Mr. Philip E. Newton Preston and Donna Kenneth Neal and Joan Mr. Nathan Newton Loftis Edmonds Allison Gray Mr. Kenneth E Nix Lewis and Nancy Mr. and Mrs. Mark Green Mr. Tillman Noles Posey Edwards Mr. and Mrs. James G. Green Norfolk/Southern Mrs. Virginia Jones Elder Mr. James L. Greenway Foundation, VA Mr. and Mrs. Rayford F. Elgin Mr. Christopher A. Guest Mr. M. Norris Elite Custom Paint and Body Ms. Elinor M. Guinn Ms. Yvette Norris Shop, Inc., Simpsonville, SC Ms. Doris R. Gunsalus 5 years: Employees were honored at Southern Wesleyan University’s annual Mrs. Louise Whitton Nygren Dr. and Mrs. Mark R Elliott Mr. and Mrs. Employee Awards Dinner at Founders’ Hall Aug. 14. The dinner featured a Hawaiian theme. Five-year awards were presented to SWU employees, from left, Oakway Wesleyan Church, Dr. and Mrs. Richard L. Emery James R. Gurley Pam Burnett, Diana Moody, Yvonne Duckett, Rocky Nation, Ron Snyder and Larry Westminster, SC Omar and Charlotte Mr. Roger M. Gwinn Lynn. Award recipients not pictured are Benita Butler, Krista Coots, Lee Kizer, Mr. Jerry A. Odell Newton Estes Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Lindsey and Joan Underwood. Mrs. Ruth Rampey O’Shea K. Todd Etheredge James Harold Haithcock Mr. and Mrs. Bryan J. Owens Ms. Gale M. Evans Sherry Haithcock Mrs. Ellen W. Hurst Mrs. Virginia Kohler Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Joycelyn B. Owings Dr. Marie Evatt Mr. Jeffrey E. Hall Mrs. Louise B. Hussey George McCallum Mr. and Mrs. Tom and Mary Mrs. Martha S. Evatt Dr. Linda Crawley Hall I H Services Inc, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth L. Kruse Beth Oxendine Mr. Joel Farlow Dr. and Mrs. Greenville, SC Alvin A. McCammon Mr. and Mrs. Mr. W. Larry Pace Mr. and Mrs. Harry C. Farmer Ronald L. Hamilton IBM International Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Kurtz Mr. Christopher J. Painter Mr. and Mrs. Carl W. Faust Mrs. Evangeline French Hane Foundation, Durham, NC Cecil L. McCaskill Mrs. W. F. LaBar Mrs. Norma C. Palmer Dr. and Mrs. Gary P. Fellers Thomas and Lisa Bross Harding Indexx Inc. Printing Ms. Carole C. McClimon Mrs. Ethel L. Langston Palmetto Appraisal Ms. Kerian Simone Ferguson Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Harris Solutions, Greenville, SC Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Nadeen Lawrence Services, Clemson, SC Mr. Dean S. Fichtel Mr. Brantley Hart Mr. and Mrs. Phillip L. McCluskey Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Lawton Pancho’s Mexican First Wesleyan Church Rev. and Mrs. Robert E. Jameson Mr. and Mrs. William R. McCoy William H. and Restaurant, Central, SC Lincolnton, NC Franklin D. Hartsell Bill and Linda Jenkins Melvin “Hank” McCoy Janna Richey Lee Khristy A. Parham Five Forks Chiropractic PA, Mrs. Billie Faye Mr. and Mrs. Lee A. Johnson Mr. Billye P. McCrary Mr. James Derrick and Don and Mary Ann Parham Simpsonville, SC Morrison Harvey Rev. James T. Johnson Ms. Barbara McDonald Dr. Paula Preusz Lemons Sam Parker Dr. Rosalyn A. Flanigan Ms. Cheryl L. Hayes Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Samuel Lee Parker Mr. Ray Flasch Mr. and Mrs. James A. Johnson Robert W. McIntyre Michael Lenarz Mr. John W. McKenzie Mr. Michael Parker Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Haygood Mr. and Mrs. Dick Leopard Mr. and Mrs. Joey and Cheryl Parris Kenneth Fletcher Ms. Donna Heasley Dale W. Johnson Liberty Wesleyan Church, Billy McKnight, Sr. Pendleton United Methodist Mrs. Verline Folwell Mr. Jonathan S. Hegeman Mr. and Mrs. Tex A. Johnson Summerﬁeld, NC Mr. and Mrs. Church, SC Forms and Supply Inc., Mr. and Mrs. Roy J. Hess Mrs. Gail Campbell Jones Ms. Margaret E. Lindsey Steve C. McNeely Mrs. Margaret Gunby Penrod Charlotte, NC Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Hite Barney and NaDean Jones Mr. Charles Little Sam and Suzanne Mrs. Lorene Perry Mrs. Syvilla Masters Fortune Kedar and Paula Hodges Sharon Lynnette Jones Dr. and Mrs. Bross Medders Nina and Gary Phaup Mr. and Mrs. Dean Fowler Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Lewis E. Jordan Raymond S. Locy Merrill Lynch, Jacksonville, FL Mr. and Mrs. Reid Phillips Mr. and Mrs. John D. Fralin Robert P. Holcombe Anton W. and Rev. Ronald Logan Mr. and Mrs. George Michael Piedmont Pest Control, Mr. Oliver H. France Mr. and Mrs. Wanda R. Joseph Ms. Virginia Losey Mr. and Mrs. Frank L. Milburn Laurens, SC Larry and Judy Sawyer French Joseph R. Holland Ms. Beatrice D. Joseph Dr. Milton and Mrs. Verna Lowe Mrs. Mary Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Christopher Holliday Kearns Corp., Easley, SC Pixie and Bills, Clemson, SC Camelia Chambers Miller David O. Funderburk Mr. and Mrs. John Holloman Mike and Jenny Keaton Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Lyon Pizza Pro, Central, SC Ms. Valeri H. Miller G7 Inc, Clemson, SC Mr. and Mrs. Ralph L. Holmes Mrs. Lavon P. Keener Ms. Marilyn Madden Rev. and Mrs. Don H. Polston Mr. and Mrs. Barry Lee Miller Mr. and Mrs. William A. Gantt Mr. Craig Homan Mr. and Mrs. Neal P. Kiker Dr. James R. Mahanes Marvin C. Poole Don and Carol Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Jessie L. Hopkins Mr. and Mrs. Fred G. King William and Lula Precision Concrete Inc, Childs Milstead George B. Garman Mr. Perry C. Hopkins Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. King Spearman Major Anderson, SC Mrs. Mary Parks Mitchell Mr. Donald Garner Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Edwin M. King Ms. Wanda V. Marshall Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. John D. Mizanin Danny and Rhonda Garrett Donald Bruce Hopper Mrs. Judy P. King Mrs. Virginia M. Marullo Paul Newton Prichard Mrs. Diana Tovrea Moody Mr. Ryan R. Garrett Mr. Eddie Horne Wilton and Debbie King Mrs. Mary Masters Mr. H. Dean and Mr. and Mrs. Dave Pritchard Gary Durham Auto Sales, Dr. and Mrs. Marlin R. Hotle King Asphalt Inc., C.B. and Geraldine Dr. Emma Moore Ms. Dorothy M. Pritchard Pendleton, SC Ms. Glenda Shockley Hoyle Liberty, SC (Fortune) Masters Ms. Esther Moore Ms. Elyse Proulx Gastonia First Church of the Mr. Billy G. Hughes Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Thomas R. Matherlee Mr. and Mrs. Donald Moore Nathan and Brenda Putney Nazerene, NC Ms. Janelle Lynn Hunton Kenneth L. Kirsch Rev. and Mrs. R. C. Mathis Mr. and Mrs. Gary Morgan Rev. J. Marvin Quarles, Sr., Ms. Mildred Gaylor Donald and Gail Dr. and Mrs. Lee E Kizer Mr. Larry McAlpine Mr. and Mrs. Mr. David Quattlebaum Mrs. Susan Poore Gentry Cox Hurlburt Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Knupp Mr. W Reaves McCall James C. Morrison Quick 20 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Brock Mr. and Mrs. James W. Clark Ms. Carol J. Dey Mr. and Mrs. Fred W. Ford Heritage Club Douglas M. Barnett Mr. and Mrs. Mr. William H. Clayton Mrs. Georgia Brown Dickard Raymond T. and Nancy Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Abad Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Barton Thomas R. Broome Mr. and Mrs. Richard Clayton Ms. Letha Dickerson Welborn Ford Ms. Florence H. Abel Ms. Thaylia Abercrombie Lamar and Mrs. Shirley Briggs Brown A. C. and Betty Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth and Alice Foutz Ms. Verna Pamela H. Bass, Jr. Mr. Jerry D. Brown Cromer Clemens Stanley Dickerson Rev. and Mrs. Leon D. Fowler Mae Abercrombie Ms. Ruth C. Bassett Ms. Joan P. Brown Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Franklin Mr. and Mrs. Mr. George Baughman Ms. Tena O. Brown Londel Cleveland Joseph J. DiMarco Ms. Mary R. Fraser James C. Abrams David and Mae Bayse Dr. and Mrs. Noel T. Brown Ms. Erica Corinne Cleveland Mr. and Mrs. Philip Dixon Ms. Evelyn Free Mr. Frank H. Adams D. Steve and Heather Beard Mrs. Shirley Williams Brown Mr. Joey Cline Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Affordable Cleaning Service, Mrs. Elizabeth Benton Beard Wes and Terry Brown Ms. Natalie M. Cloninger Herbert H. Dongell Henry W. Fuseler, III Inc., Gastonia, NC Ms. Sarah C. Beasley Alan and Elizabeth Mr. and Mrs. Ms. C. Patricia Donlevy Ms. Hellen Schuster Gable Mrs. Isidore Ah Kuoi Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Beaver Porter Brownell Ronald G. Cloninger Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Dorsett Mr. and Mrs. Eric P. Gardze Mr. Phillip L. Albertson Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Brownell Rev. Paul E. Coates Mr. Jim Dove Jewayne and Rebecca Ms. Nina C. Albertson Charles A. Beckman Mr. Arthur L. Bruce Dr. Anita Cara Cochran Dr. and Mrs. Tom Drake Robinson Garmon Ms. Alice Albertson Rev. Dan L. Belcher Mr. and Mrs. Jackson Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Julie B. Dubose Mr. and Mrs. Wade C. Garrett Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Diana Ollis Bell Anthony Brunson W. Lee Cockerill Ms. Carolyn J. Dudley Mr. and Mrs. William Garrett David M. Albertson Mr. and Mrs. Derek Bell Ms. Michelle L. Bryant Capt. Wesley E. Cockman Mr. Scott A. Duerk Mrs. Edith A. Garrett Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Susan G. Belrose Mr. Scott T. Bryant Ms. Deana G. Coker Mr. and Mrs. George B. and Margaret Tommy J. Albertson, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Rachel L. Bryson Mr. and Mrs. Larry Cole Joseph L. Dunlap Pardue Gasperson Mr. and Mrs. Patrick A. Bennett Mr. Scott Edward Bryson Glenn and Barbara Ms. Julie A. Dunlap Mr. Adam Gawason Richard J. Alderman Mr. and Mrs. John Benson Mr. and Mrs. Stokes Cole Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Ruth Gearren Mr. Thomas C. Alexander Mrs. Sheila Suttles Bernett Phillip E. Buchanan, Jr. Mrs. Lois B. Coleman Edwin F. Dunlap Lyle R. and Carolyn Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Mona Denise Berry Mr. Bryan E. Buck Mr. and Mrs. Allen Connor Mrs. B. Dianne Snipes Geist Robin M. Alexander Ms. Barbara A. Berry Mr. and Mrs. Russell Buck Gilliard Dunnagan Mr. Kenneth Genobles Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Constance Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Gene A. Best Mrs. Susan Mulz Bullard Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Thomas Michael George Mr. Franklin D. Cooper Jason B. Alexander Mr. and Mrs. Ken Best Ms. Gayle Bumgarner Michael D. Dunsmuir Mr. and Mrs. Max L. Giles Ms. Jill Cooper Ms. Linda Cooke Alexander Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Biddix Mr. Michael Burnette Mrs. Teresa Hudson Dupuis Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Susan Cooper Alexander Law Firm, Ms. Janice B. Bishop Mr. and Mrs. William Buschner Mrs. Edith Durham John C. Gillespie Mr. and Mrs. Nick Corley Pickens, SC Dr. and Mrs. Watson H. Black Ms. Gisele Butler Mr. Alan R. Dutschke Mr. and Mrs. Paul Gingerich Mr. Dwaine Cornett Mr. and Mrs. James O. Alford Mrs. Jewell Mr. and Mrs. Larry S. Butler Jim Dyer William and Tina Mrs. Kimberly M Cotton Mr. and Mrs. Richards Blackstone Mrs. Patsy Cowan Byrd Ms. Clara H. Eads Richard Ginn, Jr. Thomas and Loney Ronald David Allen Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Eulane Byrd Dr. and Mrs. Roland Keith East Ms. Wilma H. Glunk W. Cowart Mrs. Nancy Gillespie Allgood Michael D. Blackwell Mrs. Joan Bell Byrum Mrs. Edna O. Eberwine Mr. and Mrs. Leo Glunk Mrs. Valeta Suggs Cox Mrs. Deborah Mr. John L. Blackwell Ms. Christina L. Cabe Mrs. Tracy Lytle Eckerley Ms. Susan Godfrey Mr. and Mrs. Eugene W. Cox Crenshaw Allgood Ms. Mildred C. Blaha Dr. Wayne E. Caldwell Mr. Paul F. Eckert Ms. Sonya B. Goodman Mr. and Mrs. Mr. W.E. Allgood Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Eckley Ms. Pricilla F. Goodman Joey Lenn Craig Ms. Georgia C. Allison Dave Blanchard Clarence Caldwell Gregory and Heidi Edmonds Mr. Donald E. Gorman Mr. and Mrs. Jack Crane Drew and Julie Dills Allison Mr. Rex James Blankenship Mrs. Patricia Rev. Joseph Edwards Jr. Mr. Ronald W Gormong Mrs. Mary Ella Craner Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Doris H. Blythe McLoughlin Caldwell Mrs. Lisa Smith Eister Mrs. Kimberly Goforth Gracey Mrs. Kelli D. Crawford Robert W. Allred Mr. Bruce E. Board Rev. and Mrs. Karl Ekberg Ms. Valree Landa Green Mr. and Mrs. Cecil and Anne Allred Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Calhoon Jason and Michelle Mrs. Betty DeHart Greenwale Charles W. Crecelius Mrs. Linda Fraizer Allred William H. Boatman Mr. and Mrs. Hucks Eller Mr. and Mrs. Crescent Music Club, Mr. Sherman L. Altick Mr. Rubin Bocanegra Allen P. Cameron Mr. and Mrs. Carl Elliott Dorsey Edward Greer Greenville, SC Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Christopher Mrs. Oneida Newton Canoy Kenneth E. and Valerie Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Gary Crisp Charles L . Andrews Ruben Bocanegra Mr. Spencer Capps Martin Ellison Hansel T. Greeson Mr. Jerry D. Crocker Mrs. Penny Biddix Anthony Ms. Charlotte A. Bodenhorn Mr. and Mrs. Tony and Deborah W. Ellison Mr. and Mrs. John F. Grifﬁn Mrs. Kaver Crouch Anthony J. Gugino DDS PC, Ms. Regina Kay Bolding Anthony Carbone Ms. Danielle Nicole Elsberry Ms. Luzanne M. Grifﬁth Ms. Nell R. Cude Leroy, NY Mr. Tim Bolding Rev. Doug R. Carr Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Kimber L. Grifﬁths Mr. H. Kenneth Culbertson Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Archer Mr. and Mrs. Hugh L. Boles Mr. and Mrs. Calvin L. Emerson Dr. John W. Groce Ms. Cathy B. Culbreth Dr. and Mrs. Mrs. Delores L Bolt Richard C. Carson Ms. MaryBeth English Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Joan Carter Mr. and Mrs. Brandon F. Grooms Thomas E. Armiger Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Betty Butler Enlow Gordon Cromer Boone Mr. Louis M. Carver Douglas M. Dacko Mr. and Mrs. Wilbert Epps Troy D. and Deborah Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Theresa M. Bouchillon Mr. and Mrs. Dacusville Pizza Stop Inc, Mrs. Kathryn Erickson Phaup Guhr Robert E. Arnold Mr. Marty Bowen Anthony R. Casey Easley, SC Ms. Laurie G. Esler Scotty and Rachel Mrs. Lucrettia Arnold Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Lorine Cathey Mrs. Joyce Stancell Dalton Mr. and Mrs. Norbert J. Esser Preusz Gulledge Mrs. Mona Joyner Arrington Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Atkins Robert B. Bowling Roland and Cindy Rev. W.G. and Mrs. Mrs. Brenda Lee Evatt Mr. and Mrs. Farroll E. Gunter Mr. Greg Ayers Mr. Lowell Boyd Lanier Cavanaugh Phroney W. Davidson Mr. and Mrs. James Evatt, Sr. Ms. Tina Guptill Mrs. Waydene Badgett Mr. James R. Boyer Mrs. Wanda Chalmers Mrs. Elizabeth B. Davis Mr. Stephen Everhart Dr. Lee M. Haines Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Deborah A Chandler Mr. James E. Davis Mr. and Mrs. Randle Lee Evett Randy A. and Joy Donald ‘Ken’ Baer David R. Bradberry Charlies Trim Shop, Mrs. Pauline C. Davis Mrs. Arlaine Babcock Faneytte Nance Haithcock Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Bailey Mr. Nicholas R. Bradford Wilmington, NC Mr. and Mrs. Tommy E. Davis Mr. and Mrs. Don Farlow Mr. Curtisee Hall Mr. and Mrs. Ronald G. Baker Mrs. Opal Sheets Bradley Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Terry W. Day Mr. R. Ensley Feemester Mrs. Karla Pilgrim Hall Mr. and Mrs. Dale A. Banton Elmer A. Bradshaw Stanley W. Childs Mr. and Mrs. Jordan A. Dean Dr. Joseph I. Fernandez Mrs. Kathy Muckelvaney Hall Barbot, Steuart and Mrs. Margaret M. Brank Rev. Thomas C. Childs Ms. Catina Lynn DeBord Mr. and Mrs. James P. Finnell Mr. William C. Hallums Associates, Fort Myers, FL Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Jon O. Childs, Jr. Daniel and Judy Smith Dees Ms. Pauline K. Fiscus Mr. and Mrs. Monty and Christine Allen Roger Brewer William and Mary Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Henry F Fishel, Jr. James E. Hamilton Walker Barker Ms. Mildred H. Brewer Bowers Clardy James L. Denny Mrs. Doris Mitchell Flint Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hampton Dr. and Mrs. Ms. Carolyn Brice Mr. and Mrs. Gary J. Clark Mr. Kevin Ray DeRossett Mr. and Mrs. John Flowers Ms. Peggy L. Hanchey William B. Barlage Ms. Joyce C. Britt Mrs. Doris C. Rev. William B. Derr Ms. Grace O. Floyd Mr. and Mrs. Donald L. Harder Ms. Laura J. Barnett Mr. Jeffrey S. Brock McCracken Clark Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Derr Mr. and Mrs. Winfred Forbis Mr. and Mrs. Bill Harley FOCUS FALL ‘07 21 2006-2007 DONORS Mrs. Kerry Hiott Harper Duane and Montess Mr. Jerry Kicklighter Mrs. Doreen Garrett Mack Mr. Flen D. Mobley Ms. Thelma Parrish Johnnie and Raylene Gravley Huff Mrs. Phyllis Gentry Kidd Mrs. Jean Barton Macon Monumental Life Charitable Ms. JoAnne Parrish Rodriguez Harrell Mr. Kenneth L. Huff Mr. John J.P. Kincaid Mr. Tomas Joel Manchego Foundation, Baltimore, MD Mr. John W. Parrish, Jr Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth R. Hull Mr. Stephen R. Kindschi Mrs. Linda Mann Ms. Olga E. Moody Rev. and Mrs. Ronald O. Harrelson Mrs. Carolyn Meeks Hunnicutt Mrs. Wanda Tucker King Mrs. Doralee Mann Mrs. Janice Davidson Moon James Trent Patterson Mr. Robert J. Hawk Ms. Valerie C. Hunter Mrs. Kate Parks King Mr. and Mrs. James A. Mann Mrs. Shirley Moore Mr. and Mrs. Allen E Payne Ms. Barbara B. Hawkins Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan J. Hurd Mrs. Wanda Adkins King Mr. Robert G. Mann Mr. Joseph S. Mooreﬁeld Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Peabody Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Hawkins Mr. and Mrs. Junior Hussey Butch and Jeanette Rev. Jeffrey A. Mansell Ms. Teran Butler Moorer Mr. Doyle E. Pearson Mrs. Bobbie C. Hayes Mr. Tom Hyll Lowdermilk King Manufacturers Tool and Die Mr. Daniel B. Moorhead Ms. Christina Ruth Peed Mrs. Johnnie Hodge Hayes Mrs. Peggy L Iannolo Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. King Co., Inc, Spenceport, NY Mr. and Mrs. Harry T. Morden Rev. and Mrs. Mr. Charles C. Heatherly IKON Ofﬁce Solutions Helen Kington Mr. and Mrs. Dan Marshall Mrs. Frankie L. Morgan William F. Peed Mr. Colin D. Heaton Foundation, Malvern, PA Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Martin Mr. Robert Morrell Pelzer Wesleyan Church, SC Ms. Katrina Ms. Sarah H. Ingerick Thomas D. Kinnan Mr. and Mrs. Garland Morris Ms. Beverley D. Peoples Rev. and Mrs. Gertruda Hegeman Ms. Jane S. Isley Mrs. Mary Kirk Mrs. Louise H. Morris Ms. Jan Davis Petersen Donald R. Martin Ms. Amy L. Heintz Dr. and Mrs. H. Boyd Israel Ms. Sharon Ann Kirkland Mr. and Mrs. Wilford Morris Mr. and Mrs. Steve Peterson Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Eric W. Heizer Dr. and Mrs. Darryl L. Jachens Larry and Joy Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Wesley J. Peterson George M. Martin Mr. Chris Hellams Ms. Dorthea M. Jackson Hutcheson Klotzle Anthony K. Morton Ms. Joan D. Pettigrew Mrs. Melanie Pitts Martin Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Henderson Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Holly Brooke Kneisley Ms. Myrtle R. Mosley Raymond and Mary Ann Mr. Ben Martin Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Jackson Mr. and Mrs. Mark W. Knight Ms. Camilla A. Moss Munyer Phaup Mr. and Mrs. Hugh C. Henderson Mrs. Ruth Finley Jackson Ms. Linda Knorr Theresa J. (Fleet) Mullinax Rev. Robert W Phaup Julius M. Martin, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Amber Renee James Mrs. Sara Pierson Kornegay Ms. Edythe Humphrey Mullis Ms. Dorothy Pilgrim Anna Lou Carrington Marvin Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Krider Mr. and Mrs. Joe N. Munson Mr. and Mrs. J. Edwin Pilgrim Stephen B. Henderson Ms. Esther F. Mason Mr. and Mrs. Steven Kropelnicki Mr. and Mrs. Henderson’s Plumbing William D. James Mr. and Mrs. Gregory L. Murray Rev. W.A. and Mr. J. C. Jarrell Heather Nicole Kupitz Ms. Mary B. Myers Paul D. Pilkington Services, Inc., Easley, SC Mrs. Louise Massey Ms. Angela L. La Faille W.E. and Elaine Pinion Mr. Todd Hendley Mr. Donald A. Jeffers Ms. Martha H. Nalley Mr. Roddre Y. Massey Robert and Donna Pittman Ms. Thelma R. Hendren Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Curtis S. Lackey Mr. Jerry Nalley Mr. Wayne Massingill Rev. Clarence O. Pittman Mrs. Gilda A. Hendricks Thomas E. Jennings Mr. Tim R. Lackey Harold and Gale Nash Ms. Elaine C. Matheson Mrs. Frances D. Pitts Ms. Elise C Herman Mr. Mike G. Jewell Mr. and Mrs. Daryl R. LaFave Mrs. Louise Nash Mr. Jeffrey M. Matlock Allan and Deborah Platzer Mr. and Mrs. Dean Herman Wayne and April Mrs. Sandra Stafford Lamm Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Nathan Mrs. Rachael S. Matthews Mr. and Mrs. Steve Plummer Mr. and Mrs. Hatcher Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Roger C. Land Mrs. Carmen McCollum Neal Mr. Ronald Maw Mr. and Mrs. Mark B. Poe James W. Herman Mrs. Ruby B. Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Conrad P. LaRosa Mr. and Mrs. Oliver A. Nealy Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Gail Swain Pohl Mrs. Lori Maxie Herron Ms. Patricia Johnson Larry Penley Golf Inc, Mr. and Mrs. James M. Mayﬁeld Mr. and Mrs. Danny G. Poole Aaron Hess Mr. Ronald E. Johnson Central, SC Alvin C. Newcomb Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Sherry Roper Poole Mr. and Mrs. Keith E. Hibner Mr. Luther Johnson Dr. Barbara Panhorst Lassiter Mr. and Mrs. Harold McCluskey Mrs. Sandra Randolph Ms. Margaret K. Hickman Ms. Corrie Danielle Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Lassiter Randy O. Newman Mrs. Evelyn N. McCollum Jones Poppell Mr. Clyde Hicks Mr. Walter H. Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Mr. George Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Howard D. Porter Rev. Raymond R. Hicks Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie D. Jones Richard A. Laughridge “Donald” D. Newton Richard L. McCord Mr. Daniel G. Potts Ms. Suzanne Y. Hicks Ms. Karen Diane Jones Michelle Darice Lavengood Ms. Frances Newton Ms. Tracy Krieg McCowan Ms. Kalliope K. Pournaras Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Hill Mr. Stephen F. Jones James W. and Kaye C. Ms. Teresa Pearson Newton Mr. Robert C. McCoy Ms. Edna L. Powell Mr. Chester A. Hill Ms. Carole S. Jones Lawson Fred and Ruth Ms. Rebecca Mr. and Mrs. Harold C. Powell Mr. Robert J. Hines Mr. and Mrs. Quinshay L. Jones Mr. and Mrs. Gary L. Layne Gorveatte Neyman Joiner McCracken Paul and Doris Mrs. Barbara Kiser Hodge Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Jones Mr. and Mrs. Frank Leagan Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Kay A. McCurry Gibson Powers, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Doug Hoff Mr. Demetrius D. Jones Ms. Janet A. Lee Tommy Joe Neyman Mr. Ronald B. McGaha Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Pressley Ms. Sandra L. Hoffman Ms. Ruth B. Jones Mrs. Bronwyn Jones Lester Mr. and Mrs. Roger Nicholson Ms. Ruby McGuire Mrs. Mary Simmons Pressley Mrs. Martha Mr. and Mrs. William E. Julson Mrs. Lillian Lorene Lindsey Mrs. Ruth G. Nodine Mrs. Jackie McJunkin Thomas M. Price Hubbard Holcombe Mr. John T. Karns Ms. Michelle L. Lindstorm Mr. William M. Norris Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Thomas V. Price Mr. John E Holcombe Jr. Donald G. and Laura Ms. Amanda Beth Link Northwestern Mutual Life Ms. Ruth Agner Pruitt James Kevin McKay Mr. and Mrs. Cheaney Karns Mr. and Mrs. Art Lipina Foundation, Princeton, NJ Dr. William F. Purkey Ms. Esma Lister Mr. and Mrs. James H. McKay H. R. Holladay, Jr Ms. Hattie D. Kearse Mrs. Bernice Quarles Nyberg Mr. and Mrs. Steven H. Pusker Mr. and Mrs. Palmer E. Keaton James and Patricia Mr. and Mrs. Eugene McKie Mrs. Elizabeth Lindsey O’Barr Mr. Charles Holland Dr. and Mrs. Everett Putney Holland Bible Class, Mrs. Opal M. Keeran Hughes Lockaby Ms. Deborah H. McNeely Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Max D. Rabon Christ Wesleyan Church, Rev. W. Lawrence Keever Mrs. Janice Newton Loggins Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Means G. Michael Obrien Mrs. Jane Chambers Rackley Greensboro, NC Mr. Fred Keith Mr. Sidney A Loggins, Jr. Ms. Sadie L. Meetze Mr. and Mrs. B. Wayne O’Dell Ms. Sheena Collins Rader Mrs. April Fletcher Holliday Mr. and Mrs. A.L. Keller Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Long Mr. and Mrs. John M. Mervine Mrs. Joyce O’Donnell Mrs. Myrtle Cude Radford Mr. and Mrs. Charles Holliday Pete and Melissa Keller Mr. Rick Long Mr. Willard W. Metz Ms. Laura M. Oliver Ms. Dorothy R. Raimondi Mr. Walton Holliday Ms. Elizabeth Miller Kelley Mr. and Mrs. David Earl Long Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Jerry O’Shields Mr. and Mrs. John T. Rainey Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Elvin R. Kelley Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Long Robert J. Miersma Ms. Julie Allred Osteen Mr. and Mrs. V. Edward Holloway Ms. Pat C. Kelly Mr. Eddie Looney Mr. Norm Miller Ms. Charlotte L. Owens William G. Rainey Mr. William J. Holmes Mr. and Mrs. Dr. Sally M. Lorbach Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Sallie Bartles Owens Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Dorothy B. Honea Dennis R. Kendrick Art and Ruth Lovelace Donald O. Miller Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Rampey Rev. Wyatt Hoogkamp Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Kendrick Mrs. Peggy Lovin Mr. John W. Miller Jacob L. Oxendine Ms. Valerie R. Ramsey Ms. Virginia E. Hooker Mr. and Mrs. Bob Kennedy Mr. and Mrs. Steve D. Lowe Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Miller Ms. Louise M. Page Mrs. Helen Anderson Raper Ann Marie Bell Hope Ralph and Mary Beth Ms. Autumn E. Luciani Ms. Caroline B. Mills Mr. Barry Keith Page Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Rash Ms. Elaine A. Horton Mull Kensell T. Joseph and Laura Davis Lusk Mr. Larry S. Milstead Kenneth and Janice Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Horton Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Jody L. Lusk Mrs. Iris B. Mitchell Scott Page Donald J. Ravan Ms. Hazel Hostetter William M. Ketchum Rev. J. Arnold Luther Ms. Virginia C. Mitchell Mrs. O’Della M. Palmer Mrs. Judith Dye Read Mr. and Mrs. William L. Howard Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Larry Eugene Lynn Mr. and Mrs. Harry Mitchell Mr. Andrew S. Pardue Mrs. Rachel Mills Reagan Ms. Heather Leeann Howell Robert E. Keuther Rev. and Mrs. Lewis G. Lyon Mrs. Verna Cole Mitchell Mr. and Mrs. Carl R. Pardue Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Renshaw Mr. Jeffrey Paul Hubbard Rev. and Mrs. Wilbur A. Key Mr. Gary E. Lyons Mr. Jeffrey Matthew Mrs. Peggy Hibbs Parnell Mrs. Martha C. Reubert Mr. Joey Hudson Rev. and Mrs. Joel Key Mr. Aaron Lyons Mitchell, Jr. Ms. Kristi Parnell Ms. Mollie C. Reubert 22 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse C. Towner Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Wiles Gregory Reynolds Rev. Dale E. Travis Donald A. Williams Mr. and Mrs. John T. Rhodes Trophies Unlimited and Laser Mr. and Mrs. Mr. William Wade Rhoney Engraving, Easley, SC Christopher R. Williams Ms. Betty R. Rhyne Mrs. Patricia Duke Troyer Mr. David Williams Rev. and Mrs. Leon Rice Mrs. Betty Weathers Tucker Mr. James Williams Ms. Linda J. Rice Ms. Nancy M. Turpin Mr. and Mrs. B. Craig Williams Keith A. Rice Ms. Joan H. Underwood Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Ruth B. Rice Mr. and Mrs. Carroll M. Upton Darrin S. Williams Mr. Wayne Rice David Valentino Mrs. Elizabeth Williams Mr. and Mrs. Don Richardson Mr. Joe Williams Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Parkes Richey Mr. and Mrs. Mark R. Williamson Kenneth R. Van Laeke Ms. Brenda Riddle Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth L. Willis Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry E Riddle Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Willis Edward R. Vanhorn Ms. Roberta Rae Roberge Mrs. Margaret Few Wilson Mr. William F. Vermillion Mrs. Noralee H. Robert Mr. and Mrs. James M. Wilson Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Vernon Mr. Joseph A. Roberts Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Harold D. Vess Mr. and Mrs. Horace D. Roberts Charlie M. Wilson Mr. and Mrs. William B Vess Mr. and Mrs. Jim Wilson Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Carol Gray Wilson Glen L. Roberts Michael Lance Vischer Mrs. Sarah King Wilson Ms. Alma Robertson Mr. and Mrs. John L. Wade Mrs. Hilda Shoaf Wilson Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Troy E. Wagers Mr. and Mrs. Gary G. Winters John B. Robinson Mr. and Mrs. Jason W. Wagner Mr. and Mrs. Gary H. Wolfe Mrs. Sandra Lain Robinson Mr. John Ray Wagner Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Wolfe Mrs. Elizabeth Stuart Roe 10 years: Employees honored at Southern Wesleyan University’s annual Terry and Vickie Wagner Employee Awards Dinner for 10 years of service included, from left, Jeﬀ Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Hallie O. Roesch Mr. and Mrs. John W. Waldrop Aaron J Wolfe-Bertling Ms. Angela Hurlburt Rogalski Dennis, Joan Crain, Ken Alexander and Holly Wood. Not pictured is awardee Mike Gillespie. Ms. Carolyn Walker Dr. D. Clifton Wood Mr. and Mrs. Larry R. Rogers Colon and Sondra Wall Ms. Rebecca H. Wood Mrs. Vicky Green Rogers Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Wallace Ms. Lois Woodiwiss Ms. Priscilla A. Roper Rev. Phillip Siebbeles Mr. and Mrs. Earl J. Spivey, Jr. Dr. Richard N. Sykes Mr. Ronald C. Wallace Ms. Vanessa Carter Woods Ms. Leeann Rose Mrs. Deborah E. Sigworth Square D Foundation, Ms. Wilma Bryan Sykes-Brown William and Dianne Mr. and Mrs. Allen L. Wooten Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Kathy J. Simmons Palatine, IL Mrs. Emma Lou M. Talley Vandiver Wallace Mr. and Mrs. William C. Wright Jeffrey Rosenberger Janet R. Simmons Mrs. Irene Stack Mrs. Lisa Shuping Tantillo Mr. Raji Ward Ms. Adrie S. Wyatt Gaines and Wanda Rev. George Simmons, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Edna M. Taylor Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Warden Ms. Carolyn R. Wynn Lewis Ross Mr. and Mrs. Sidney D. Stallings Onie and Ashley Mrs. Julie B. Wardlaw Eric and Anita Mathis Yelton Ms. Mary W. Ross Glenon A. Simpson Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Stancell Edwards Taylor Mr. Alan E. Warney Mr. Brian David Young Mrs. Renee Roughton Mr. Marvin Sisk Mrs. Martha N. Stansell Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Taylor Rev. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Luther E. Young Mrs. Paula H. Rouse Mr. Bill M. Slater Mr. Mark Steadman Scott Taylor Fred W. Warrington Mrs. Lucille B. Young Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Lucille K. Slaughter Mr. Ronnie A. Stegall Dr. Victoria Brand Teague Ms. Betty Lou Washburn Ms. Mary P. Zabriskie Chester Neil Rowan Mr. Christopher E. Small Mr. James W. Stephens Team Design Drywall, Dr. and Mrs. M Austin Zekeri Ms. Mamie Smith Ms. Elisabeth Gale Stephens Mansﬁeld, GA Ms. Patricia P. Watkins Mrs. Carolyne Cobb Ms. Carole Kafer Zimmerman Ms. Peggy M. Smith Rev. and Mrs. Michael Stepp Mr. Matthew Tegen Ms. Lois Watkins James-Rudd Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Elizabeth A. Smith Mr. Ian K. Steuart Mrs. Yvette Walters Terhune Ms. Phyllis Watson Mr. Dave Sack Ron Zimmerman Mr. Kenneth Donald Smith Ms. Gladys Stewart Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Terry Mr. and Mrs. Daniel R. Watson Mrs. Edna Sorrells Sams Mrs. Karen Suddeth Thacker Rev. Dennis Waymire Mr. Dean Sanders Ms. April Yvette Smith Mr. John N. Stewart Mari L. Weast Alumni Ms. Phyllis S. Sawyer Rev. William D. Smith Ms. Janet P. Stollberg The Owens Family Trust Unknown Class Dates Ms. Billie R. Smith Mrs. Jean R. Stone Mr. and Mrs. W. Ray Thomas Mrs. Jean Richards Weathers Dr. and Mrs. Joe C. Sawyer James L. Burnett Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Smith Ms. Nancy P. Stone Ms. Linda G. Thomas Mr. and Mrs. James Webb Mrs. Judy S. Saxon Joyce Stancell Dalton Mrs. Ruth Butts Smith Annette B. Stoney Mr. Kenneth L. Thomas Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Weems Ms. Jeannette Strong Scott George E. Failing Robert E. and Julia A. Smith Mrs. Vera Parks Storey Ms. Patricia T. Thomas Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Clara B. Scott Mrs. Vivian Searcy Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ted and Kay Thomas Charlie L. Welborn 1925 Mr. Joseph H. Sears Kenneth M. Smith James L. Stoudenmier Ms. Annie Thompson Nevin and Kimberly Velma Gentry Mr. and Mrs. Bruce E. Sedich Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Smith Robert and Sandra Mrs. Nadine Fields Westurn Ms. Linda J. Whaley 1930 Mr. and Mrs. John M. Segers Hoover and Rose Smith Knox Stricker Broome Thompson Rev. and Mrs. Nathan Newton Mr. and Mrs. William Senn Ms. Mary Frances Smith Ms. Mary C. Strickland Mr. and Mrs. Ben Thompson Ms. Betty W. Seward Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Jean W. Stroud Mr. and Mrs. Paul A. Wheeler 1932 Glenn and Julia Nash Seward George E. Smith Stuart Heights Baptist Church, Leon E. Thompson Mr. Donald C. Wheeler Willyne Correll Sanders Mr. Dempsey Sexton Ms. Betty R. Smith Inc., Chattanooga, TN Mrs. Kathleen Atkins Thompson Mr. John W. Wheeler Mrs. Sylvia Braswell Sexton Rev. and Mrs. James C. Smith Mrs. Allison Joy Sullivan Mr. and Mrs. Fred Thompson Ms. Lillie B. White 1933 Mr. and Mrs. Olyn Ray Sexton Mr. and Mrs. Vincent S. Smith Mr. Willie L. Sullivan Mrs. Pamela Dean Thomson Ms. Robbie Ann W. White John W Miller Ms. Maggie Seymore Mr. and Mrs. William L. Smith Mrs. Joan Smith Summey Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Susan McCall Whitﬁeld Oscar A. Thorsland Mr. and Mrs. 1934 Mr. George F. Shaffer Mrs. Laura Lovin Smith Mr. Mark T. Summitt Stanley Whittaker William M. Major Ms. Janice K. Shanahan Mr. and Mrs. Steven K. Smith Mr. and Mrs. Steve Sutherland Dr. and Mrs. W. Allan Tinsley Ms. Sharon Whitten Laura Lovin Smith Mr. Carl W. Sharpe Ms. Sandra Philyaw Snider Mr. and Mrs. Jerry D. Swaney Mr. and Mrs. Danny and Karen Mr. and Mrs. William Snyder Mrs. Ruth M. Sweeney Charles Tolliver, Jr Mr. Jim Widdows 1935 Frisbee Sharpe Mrs. Carolyn Culp Soukup Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sweet Jean Elizabeth Toole Ms. Barbara Widen Lillian G. Bryant Ms. Amy Gilliam Shealy Mr. and Mrs. Bill Spangler Mr. Walter G. Sweet, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Robbie Wiggins Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Sherrill Mr. Ernest Spaur Mr. and Mrs. Stuart A. Torgerson Mrs. Melinda Wilbanks 1936 Mr. Richard Byron Shirley Mr. and Mrs. Wayne A. Spear Gerald W. Sweitzer Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Wiles Sallie Evatt Ms. Sondra O. Shuping Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy D. Spears Mrs. Sandra Day Swift Peter W. Tourtellot Tracy Leigh Wiles Frank W. Warren FOCUS FALL ‘07 23 2006-2007 DONORS During the 2006-07 ﬁscal year, Southern Top 30 classes by Total Giving Top 30 classes by Percent of Donors Wesleyan University alumni contributed No. of Alumni No. of Alumni $810,146.00 to the university. These Class Donors of Record Total Gifts Class Donors of Record Total Gifts donations enable the university to 1 43 5 16 $141,665.00 1 34 2 4 50.0% provide a quality Christian education 2 60 8 33 $110,182.00 2 33 1 2 50.0% to the students on a beautiful and 3 62 11 36 $40,266.00 3 48 14 32 43.8% well-maintained campus. 4 39 4 10 $38,916.00 4 46 9 21 43.0% 5 59 7 31 $19,820.00 5 44 8 19 42.1% Southern Wesleyan University 6 76 14 94 $19,147.00 6 61 15 36 41.7% 7 40 2 19 $18,341.00 7 64 17 42 40.5% commends alumni for their annual 8 50 10 29 $14,093.00 8 39 4 10 40.0% ﬁnancial support. Please take note of 9 69 9 44 $10,894.00 9 51 10 26 38.5% the following alumni giving highlights. 10 88 27 201 $10,170.00 10 63 13 34 38.2% 11 38 3 13 $10,085.00 11 66 19 50 38.0% Alumni Gifts By Decade 12 72 15 81 $8,320.00 12 56 15 41 36.6% 13 74 23 83 $7,946.00 13 45 4 11 36.4% No. of Alumni Rate 14 61 15 36 $7,735.00 14 50 10 29 34.5% Decade Donors of Record of Partic. Total Gifts 15 64 17 42 $7,677.00 15 55 11 32 34.4% Kernersville 65 392 16.6% $9,554.00 16 85 21 127 $7,557.00 16 65 12 36 33.3% 17 56 15 41 $7,140.00 17 25 1 3 33.3% 20’s 1 6 16.6% $200.00 18 99 13 271 $6,944.00 18 43 5 16 31.3% 30’s 16 67 24.0% $54,251.00 19 82 20 91 $6,351.00 19 62 11 36 30.6% 40’s 57 223 25.0% $186,051.00 20 84 16 104 $6,070.00 20 53 13 43 30.2% 21 75 21 74 $5,549.00 21 54 8 27 29.6% 50’s 95 353 27.0% $77,511.00 22 2006 13 709 $4,807.00 22 75 21 74 28.4% 60’s 128 420 30.5% $273,496.00 23 68 15 72 $4,777.00 23 67 12 43 27.9% 24 90 20 203 $4,758.00 24 74 23 83 27.7% 70’s 140 719 19.5% $89,544.00 25 58 9 38 $4,680.00 25 32 1 4 25.0% 80’s 176 1,367 13.0% $64,805.00 26 89 23 198 $4,574.00 26 60 8 33 24.2% 90’s 216 3,270 6.6% $40,339.00 27 53 13 43 $4,284.00 27 80 23 95 24.2% 28 92 23 247 $4,241.00 28 58 9 38 23.7% 2000’s 70 3,718 2.0% $14,395.00 29 63 13 34 $4,188.00 29 38 3 13 23.1% Total 964 10535 9.2% $810,146.00 30 95 24 347 $3,991.00 30 59 7 31 22.6% 1937 Kate Parks King Thomas E. Cowart Paul D. Faulkenberry 1954 R. Sam Parker Pauline Collins Davis Sara Pierson Kornegay Montess Gravley Huff Ruth Calhoon Faulkenberry Thomas J. Arnold Robert E Rampey Mary Parks Mitchell Doris Gibson Powers, Jr. Naomi Davis Hughey Mary Cockman Fowler Barbara Stokes Cole Paul B. Wood Edna M. Taylor W. Talmadge Hughey Ethel L. Langston Rebecca Eades Davis 1938 Edgar B. Thomas William D. James Louise Herring Morris Melvin H. McCoy 1957 Genevieve Herring Johnson Charles Little W Marshall Rampey Kenneth Bauer Bobbie J. Strand Helen Anderson Raper Elizabeth Lindsey O’Barr Ruth Pressley Rampey William L. Benton 1945 Fred Thompson Ruth Butts Smith Hal G. Robbins Clara Williams Warnke Rex J. Blankenship Elizabeth Norman McIntyre Marion Gaines Ross Carmella Crawley Lillian Andrews Robbins 1955 1939 Joe C. Sawyer 1952 Johnson Coleman Orr Neal Lynn Robinson Mae Wade Bayse Evelyn Elliott Banker Roxana Putman King Bonnie Pridemore Tippey W. G. Davidson Mary Will Wood Thomas Shirley Briggs Brown Ivan L Sisk Estate Jean Munyer Nesnow D. Clifton Wood Syvilla Masters Fortune Doris Mitchell Flint Linda Crawford Smith Donald Garner 1940 1946 Martha Hubbard Holcombe 1949 Betty DeHart Greenwale Mary Faith Gibson Jennings Clyde Hicks Lee A. Johnson 1958 Loney Warren Cowart Thomas R. Matherlee Clyde W. Gibson Estate Bonnie Taylor Hicks Billy and Gloria Jones James H. Cashion James E. Davis Donald O. Miller Barbara Kiser Hodge Shirley Stokes Neyman Jo Ann McCoy Davis Margaret Gunby Penrod Clarence O. Pittman 1941 Henry B. Israel William F. Purkey Ellen Williams Hurst Wanda Lewis Ross Maggie Seymore Martha S Evatt Louise Whitton Nygren Pat Duke Troyer Tommy Joe Neyman Mary N. Vess Vera Parks Storey Melvin L. Gentry Mary Ingram Parham Jr. Herschel A. Smith Edna Sorrells Sams Margaret Few Wilson Don H. Polston Joseph H. Sears 1950 1953 Hilda Shoaf Wilson Nathan Rainey 1956 Joyce A. Brown Joyce C. Britt James E. Wiggins 1942 Glen L. Roberts Carolyn Dillard Arnold Virginia Jones Elder Stephen Calhoon John P. Calhoon Lou Ann Houser Calhoon James W. Clark Jane Richardson Bauer Faith Newton Hobson 1959 1947 Phroney Warren Davidson Valeta Suggs Cox Glenn Cole James B. Bross Donald E. Gorman Omar H. Estes Rachel Sawyer Dickens Jean Jackson Day 1943 Eugene W. Cox Bobby Haithcock Johnnie Hodge Hayes Kenneth D. Dickens Arlaine Babcock Faneytte Marie Evatt Duane Huff Lula Spearman Major Janice Newton Loggins Darl L. Fowler Gloria Deese Jones Bernice Quarles Nyberg Ruth Parks Newby Paul Powers, Jr. Hardie Davis Medders Douglas Ridley Virginia E. Hooker David L. King Edward E. Shepherd William M. Phillippe Estate Curtis Newman William C. Wright Patricia Hughes Lockaby Charles W. Lusk Dora Coile Wiggins Robert C. McCoy R. C. Mathis 1944 1948 1951 Samuel M. Miller Ronald Maw 1960 James L. Brackett Betty Comer Clemens Oneida Newton Canoy Evangeline Pressley Smith Verna Cole Mitchell Gloria Holt Joiner Thomas C. Childs Harry R. Connor A. C. Clemens Ruth Outen Smyrl Janice Davidson Moon Dennis R. Kendrick 24 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Curtis S. Lackey 1965 1978 Esther Lovin Mullinax Linda Fraizer Allred Jason B. Alexander Mary Simmons Pressley Jewell Richards Blackstone Capt. Wesley E. Cockman Henry F. Shigley Larry D. French Jamella Harris Connor Frances Tomlin Joan Allison Gray Judy Smith Dees W. Colon Wall Glenda Shockley Hoyle Sharon D Haithcock Gail Campbell Jones Laura Cheaney Karns 1961 Larry McAlpine B. Timothy Rickman Billy T. Davis Larry S. Milstead Sandra Lain Robinson Gloria J. Bell Rachel M. Quarles Glenn R. Seward Jon O. Childs Fonda Asbury Rist Julia Nash Seward Kenneth Foutz Shelby J. Simmons David O. Funderburk Donald D. Wood 1979 Jeanette Stamey Graves Marshall L. Atcheson James G. Green 1966 Mary R. Bender Geraldine Fortune Masters Marilyn Wishart Allred Sheila Suttles Bernett Paul Mullinax Tony Baker Pamela Lane Fipps Robert R. Nash Noel T. Brown Ronald L. Hamilton Alvin C. Newcomb Doris C. McCracken Clark Colin D. Heaton Mary Ann Munyer Phaup Gareth L. Cockerill Paula Bender Hodges George Simmons, Jr. Vinelle Phillips Davis R. Kedar Hodges Marilyn Shigley Dilling Donald G. Karns George E. Smith Linda Jenkins Barbara Panhorst Lassiter James L. Schmutz William P. Jenkins Ernest R. Leopard 1962 Lewis G. Lyon 15 years: Honored for 15 years of service to Southern Wesleyan University Joey D. Parris Wayne H. Rice are Devon Broome and Nancy Boone. Not pictured is Graydon Vadas. John B. Robinson James M. Capps Claude M. Rickman Ronald P. Spinharney Morris Davis Sandra Day Swift Laura Davis Lusk 1973 William C. Hallums Lauretta Derr Spivey, Jr. Janet Carriker Green Elmer Joe Tankersley Donald W. Milstead James Ronald Brock Charles C. Heatherly Dorothy B. Honea Michael J. Thomas Robert W. Phaup Susan Mulz Bullard Gilda Alexander Hendricks 1980 Charles L. Joiner Kathleen Atkins Thompson Joan Wood Rampey Susan Davis Haithcock Ralph F. Kensell James M. Brown Jewell Duncan Key William W. Wallace W. Marshall Rampey, Jr. Joseph S. Mooreﬁeld Mary Beth Mull Kensell Daniel L. Dees Jimmy J. Kimble Dianne Vandiver Wallace Nathan Putney Theresa J. Mullinax Jeffrey W. Dennis Robinette Speer Kimble 1970 Danny R. Sharpe Joan D. Pettigrew Shirley Locklear Duncan Joycelyn B. Owings 1967 Michael J. Bonham Ronnie A. Stegall Leon Rice David E. Duncan Raymond L. Phaup Sue Duke Barnwell Lewis B. Edwards Sandra Knox Stricker Vicky Green Rogers B. Dianne Gilliard Dunnagan Frankie Simpson Snyder Yvonne Wilcox Beasley Kenneth L. Huff Rhonda Parker Swaney James W. Stephens Deborah Waldrop Ellison Lyle R. Geist Larry Klotzle Jean Richards Weathers Deanna Putney Tegen Kim Dowdy Fowler, Jr. 1963 Carolyn Snipes Geist Tommy R. McBride Wanda Young Whitener Pamela Dean Thomson George B. Gasperson Eulane Byrd Robert W. Wiggins Kenneth Neal Gray Sherry Roper Poole Margaret Pardue Gasperson Allen Connor Norman G. Yates Joy Hutcheson Klotzle Elizabeth A. Smith 1974 Rachel Preusz Gulledge Clyde Keith Connor Julian H Yelton, Jr. Peggy Hibbs Parnell David W. Cox Keith E. Hibner Marlin B. Mull Martha N. Stansell 1971 Michael E. Daniel James T. Johnson Sandra Randolph 1976 W. Ray Thomas Joan Bell Byrum Kenneth E. Ellison William H. Lee Jones Poppell Deborah Crenshaw Allgood Bob E. Black Wanda Staley Chalmers Ronald Haithcock Virginia Cadaret Marullo J. Marvin Quarles, Sr. Sherry F. Alloway Judy M. Black Preston Edmonds Walton K. Holliday Camilla A. Moss Sheena Collins Rader Barbara B. Bross Sally Schram Wood Donna Loftis Edmonds Larry E. Hooks Judith Dye Read Carolyne Cobb Rudd Charlotte Newton Estes Wanda Brown Hagood Charles E. Jackson Gregory Reynolds Anne Campbell Sheriff Joy Nance Haithcock 1968 Stephen R. Kindschi Eddie Looney Kenneth M. Smith Lucille K. Slaughter Susan Cash Hooks C. Robert Allred T. Joseph Lusk Milton Lowe Wayne A. Spear John Q. Taylor Sheryl Tippey Link Yvonne Herd Arrowood Carmen McCollum Neal Verna Johnson Lowe Earl J. Spivey, Jr. Sharon E. Pierce Donna Kindschi Baker Dave Pritchard Kenneth E. Nix 1964 Howard D. Porter Elizabeth Joiner Baker Ronald C. Wallace Gary B. Phaup 1981 Richard A. Stanley, Jr. Nancy Sparks Alexander Ray Barnwell William G. Rainey Penny Biddix Anthony Joan Smith Summey Georgia C. Allison Jean Cleveland Bonham 1972 Sherry Harrison Rainey Keith D. Brown Karen Bisel Swinney Mary Edith Cole Ashby Ronald L. Brank Robert W. Allred Dean Sanders Sheryl Karns Dennis Rebecca F. Tankersley Patsy Cowan Byrd Stephen L. Everhart Gary Arrowood Karen Frisbee Sharpe Kenneth D. Dill Wilma Cheek Gilstrap Leon D. Fowler Nancy S. Boone Jerry D. Swaney Valarie Martin Ellison 1977 Brenda Freeman Goodman W. Lawrence Keever Frank Crook Charles A. Tegen Kerry Hiott Harper Ruth Cox Atcheson W Charles Graves Carol Childs Milstead Paula Thomas Crook Karen Young Watts Janna Richey Lee Gordon Cromer Boone Velon H. Gray Harold H. Nash Dale Dowden D. Jonathan Watts Jill Lappin Loggins Kaver Hicks Crouch J. Paul Hilson Betty Sue Johnson Rickman Nancy Posey Edwards Donald C Wheeler Martha H. Nalley G. Tony A. Ellison Sandra Stafford Lamm Robert L. Taylor Judy Carlton Golden D. Kenneth Whitener Randy A. Haithcock Teresa Pearson Newton Ruth Rampey O’Shea Joe Williams Brantley Hart C. E. Lawton Judy S. Saxon Elizabeth Rankin Gail Cox Hurlburt 1975 John W. McKenzie Peter H. Wood Marilyn Bennett Rust 1969 Phyllis Gentry Kidd Sandra Haithcock Albertson Flen D. Mobley Jimmy D. Sheriff Ruth C. Bassett Brenda Jones Putney Janene Jennings Bryson Rachel Mills Reagan 1982 Roy L. Sims Sam B. Cole Robert Stricker Charles E. Bryson Shirley H. Sarlin Myra A. Armistead Richard N. Sykes Joseph Edwards Jr. Linda G. Thomas Robert S. Evatt J. Willett Vess Dan L. Belcher Arminia Smith Thomas Faye C. LaBar John W. Wheeler Larry Golden Jan Stamey Wiggins Jill Rickman Boone FOCUS FALL ‘07 25 2006-2007 DONORS Lowell Boyd Anita Cara Cochran Bill M. Slater Nancy Welborn Ford David E. Vanderpool Angela Hurlburt Rogalski Carol E. Burdette Christopher Counts Kenneth L. Thomas Jessie Wayne Garmon Leroy J Woods Priscilla A. Roper Jonathan P. Catron Kelli Deadwyler Crawford Julie B. Wardlaw Max L. Giles Jeanette Marie Walters Bradford L. Fipps Georgia Brown Dickard Patricia P. Watkins Farroll E. Gunter 1995 Kenneth L. Willis Alice W. Foutz Lisa Smith Eister Kevin S. White Cheryl L. Hayes Margaret L. Blair Amanda Stephens Young William Ginn, Jr. John D. Fralin Carol Gray Wilson Robert P. Holcombe Gary J. Clark Tina Richard Ginn, Jr. John T. Karns Carolyn R. Wynn April Hatcher Johnson Jerry D. Crocker 1998 Raylene Rodriguez Harrell, III Nancy B. Mann Joseph J. DiMarco Robert C. Brayerton Ray G. Klumb James A. Johnson Stephen A. Storey David Emery Patricia McLoughlin Caldwell 1990 Jeffrey W. Long Angela L. La Faille Rebecca Robinson Garmon MaryBeth English Edward L. Bright J. Edwin Pilgrim Ray A. Lattimore 1987 Vicki Kennemore Hayes Kenneth R. Heer Joan P. Brown Mary W. Ross Daniel N. Loggins Robin M. Alexander Sandra R. Catron James L. Stoudenmier Hattie D. Kearse Bronwyn Jones Lester Jean Barton Macon Nancy Gillespie Allgood Jon O. Childs, Jr. Ashley Edwards Taylor Leslie R. King Joseph A. Roberts Samuel G. Medders Miriam F. Arnold Rhonda J. Christopher Patricia T. Thomas Julius M. Martin, Jr. Jeannette Strong Scott Ruth Gorveatte Neyman Barbara A. Berry Cathy B. Culbreth Gary W. Woolbright Winnie L. Molloseau Steven K. Smith Martha C. Reubert J. Wesley Brown Kimber L. Grifﬁths Julie Allred Osteen Carolyn Culp Soukup Vivian Searcy Alan G. Brownell April Fletcher Holliday 1993 Robert E. Pittman Michael Thompson Franklin D. Cooper Wayne L. Johnson Julie Dills Allison Jerry E. Riddle Lillie B. White 1983 Deanna Dorsey Counts Anton W. Joseph Anne B. Allred Charles C. Rone Carla Dawn Whitlock Pamela Hulme Bass, Jr. Tommy E. Davis Wanda R. Joseph Cecil R. Allred Clara B. Scott Greg E. Young Dennis L Boone Scotty D. Gulledge David Earl Long Kimberly D. Sexton Johnnie Harrell, III Raymond L. Bass, Jr. Deborah L. Holcombe Ronda Tucker Sheets 1999 Carolyn Meeks Hunnicutt Valerie R. Ramsey Michael D. Blackwell Wilbur A. Key Christopher E. Small Lee R. Allen Sheryl Smith Medders Ruth B. Rice Thomas J. Bolger Jan Davis Petersen Vincent S. Smith Douglas N. Allsop Fred Neyman John M. Segers Lisa Gatlin Bryant Peter W. Tourtellot Sharon L. Stark Laura J. Barnett Elaine Lilge Segers Clarence Caldwell J. Daniel Wood 1988 Donna Bolin Swords Deborah A. Chandler Sylvia Braswell Sexton John S. Chapman Kim Williams Wood Hugh L. Boles Jonas M. Vassey Mary Floyd Costello Hazel J. Thomas Stanley W. Childs Rachel L. Bryson Steve M. Womack Jason L. Eller Robbie Ann W. White Rebecca Childs Drury 1984 Louis M. Carver Nicole J. Lamb Susan McCall Whitﬁeld Gary M. Gillespie Jeffrey S. Brock Anthony R. Casey 1996 James W. Herman John C. Gillespie James B. Bross Robert L. Davis Elizabeth Beard Debbie H. King 1991 Valerie C. Hunter Susan Richardson Cooper Tracy Lytle Eckerley Diana Ollis Bell Teran Butler Moorer James O. Alford Donald E. Hurlburt C. Patricia Donlevy Sonya B. Goodman Gayle O. Bumgarner Thomas E. Southern Douglas M. Barnett Michael P. Keaton Christopher Holliday Troy D. Guhr Amy P. Chambers Vanessa Carter Woods Greg E. Bearden Kaye C. Lawson Wanda Adkins King Debbie Phaup Guhr Kathleen E. Conner Anita Mathis Yelton Gene A. Best Sally M Lorbach Robert G. Mann Lisa Bross Harding Jeffrey Keith Dacus Janice B Bishop Bryan J. Owens Carole C. McClimon Stephen F. Jones Scott A. Duerk 2000 Jerry D. Brown John T. Rhodes Suzanne Bross Medders Rachael S. Matthews Michael D. Dunsmuir David Ronald Allen K. Scott Drury Carolyn Pough Sutton Michael W. Preusz Robert W. McIntyre Phillip C. Edmonds Shirley Williams Brown Catherine Clark Rosenberger Julie B. Dubose Jeffrey S. Terry Robert A. Means Kevin T. Etheredge Tena O. Brown Keith W. Smith Teresa Hudson Dupuis Nancy M. Turpin Willard W. Metz Henry W. Fuseler, III Ryan R. Garrett Emma Lou M. Talley Raymond T. Ford Betty Jo Walker Daniel B. Moorhead Shannon Gilliard Suzanne Y. Hicks B. Craig Williams Mary R. Fraser W. M. Watson Anthony K. Morton Ronald O. Harrelson Wanda V. Marshall Angie Williams Wright Susan Poore Gentry Carole Kafer Zimmerman John M. Newby Joseph R. Holland Randy O. Newman Adrie S. Wyatt Thomas L. Harding Robbie N. Newton Ruth Finley Jackson Laura M. Oliver Margaret K. Hickman 1994 Allen E. Payne Jennifer Black Keaton John W. Parrish, Jr 1985 Marlene B. McWhorter Drew Allison Andrea Erbe Payne James W. Lawson Doyle E. Pearson Tammie McJunkin Alexander Mary Camelia Donald ‘Ken’ Baer Jeffrey Rosenberger Michelle L. Lindstorm Danny Boone Chambers Miller Leanne Black Broome Bruce E. Sedich Jeffrey M. Matlock 2001 Angela Davis Bross Jerry O’Shields Catherine G. Cloy John N. Stewart Ronald B. McGaha Debra Kauffman Alewine Roland Cavanaugh James R. Owens Deana G. Coker Mark T. Summitt Mark B. Poe Paul Randall Belcher Cindy Lanier Cavanaugh Paul D. Pilkington Michael H. Davis Kimberly Fields Westurn Betty Weathers Tucker Tiffany M. Belcher Alan R. Dutschke Peggy M. Smith John H. Dickey Carolyn Walker Krista Marlee Coots Thomas E. Jennings 1989 Thomas A. Smith Julie A. Dunlap Donald R. Doster Ronald E. Johnson Lisa Thornberry Bright Sandra Philyaw Snider Christopher A. Guest 1997 William S. Frost Dale D. Link Elizabeth Porter Brownell Mary C. Strickland Jeffrey E. Hall Susan G. Belrose Sadie Lee Meetze James H. Medders Luann B. Certain Yvette Walters Terhune Donald L. Harder Theresa M. Bouchillon Frankie L. Morgan Ruth G. Nodine Melissa Moore Chastain Nevin L. Westurn Elizabeth Miller Kelley Corrie Milstead Brayerton William W. Rhoney Davida M. Sabine H. Kenneth Culbertson Rochelle Moretz White Jeanette Lowdermilk King Gregory P. Edmonds Richard A. Scruggs Virginia Null Stine R. Ensley Feemester Charlie M. Wilson James Derrick Lemons Michele Hucks Eller Amy Gilliam Shealy Walter G. Sweet, Jr. Karla Pilgrim Hall Paula Preusz Lemons Donald Bruce Hopper Allison Joy Sullivan Lisa Shuping Tantillo Troy E. Wagers Billie Faye Morrison Harvey 1992 Rebecca Joiner McCracken Wanda Tucker King Willie L. Sullivan Kelly Dodgen Wood Kenneth R. Hull Ronald David Allen Kristi D. Parnell Donald A. Jeffers Vanessa Carter Woods Mary “Katie” Wood-Ray Gary E. Lyons Monty Q. Barker John T. Rainey Kenneth L. Kruse John Eric Yelton Darlene Hall Wyrick James M. Mayﬁeld David R. Bradberry Horace D. Roberts Jody L. Lusk Kay A. McCurry Joy Dodson Bryant Bobby H. Robinson Melanie Pitts Martin 2002 1986 George “Donald” D. Newton Michelle L. Bryant Keith E. Strickland Gregory L. Murray Joni Lesley Addis Christine Walker Barker Ruth Agner Pruitt William D. Dill Wilma Bryan Sykes-Brown Randy O. Newman Mona Joyner Arrington John L. Blackwell Terry L Schiazza Betty Butler Enlow Onie O. Taylor Gail Swain Pohl Don Steven Beard Ronald A. Cheney Carl W. Sharpe Fred W. Ford Christine Bowen Terry Kalliope K. Pournaras Kathy Muckelvaney Hall 26 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Charles E. Jackson Alexander and Patricia SC Independent Colleges Allison Joy Sullivan Mudrak Trust and Universities, Frederick D. Andrews Columbia, SC 2003 Sondra McNurlin Andrews Square D Foundation, Janelle Elizabeth Beamer Kenneth Bailey Palatine, IL David M. Bennett Rubin Bocanegra Stancil Cooley Estep and Mary Floyd Costello Bryan E. Buck Stamey, LLP, Clemson, SC Dana L. Frost Louise Carlton State Farm Co. Foundation, Melanie Bresch Gillespie Richard Carr Bloomington, IL Debbie H. King Edwin A. Chriscoe Sunland Dristribution Co. Inc., Virginia Kohler Jill Cooper Greenville, SC Kerian Simone Ferguson Barbara Copeland Team Design Drywall, Jeffrey Matthew Mitchell William L. Copeland Mansﬁeld, GA Cheryl Waddell Parris Ralph Dorsett The Duke Energy Foundation, Chester Neil Rowan Don Farlow Charlotte, NC Matthew C. Tegen Joel Farlow The Silty Lady LTD, Jeffery S. Terry Peggy Farlow Portsmouth, VA Judy Sawyer French The UPS Foundation, 2004 Ruth Gearren Atlanta, GA John O. Benson Pricilla F. Goodman Tiger Town Animal Hospital, John W. Groce Mona Denise Berry Clemson, SC Evangeline French Hane Mildred H. Brewer Tom Winkopp Realtor LLC, Marjorie J. Harmon Joy Dodson Bryant Clemson, SC Donna Heasley Natalie M. Cloninger Total Comfort Service Ralph L. Holmes Joey Lenn Craig A. J. Kendrick 20 years: Southern Wesleyan University employees honored for 20 years of Center Inc, Greenville, SC Kimberly Goforth Gracey service are, from left, Mike Preusz, Darryl Jachens and Jim Bowen. Trehel Corporation, Joel Key Amber Renee James Clemson, SC Cynthia LeRoy Elizabeth Miller Kelley Triad Auto Specialty Inc, J. Arnold Luther Anthony J Gugino DDS PC, Diversiﬁed Electric and Marketplace Stafﬁng, Eugene McKie Greensboro, NC Barry Lee Miller Leroy, NY Installation, Franklinville, NC Greenville, SC Noralee H. Robert Trophies Unlimited and Laser Frances Miller Auntie Ann’s, Pickens, SC D. L. Scurry Foundation, Merrill Lynch, Jacksonville, FL Olyn Ray Sexton Engraving, Easley, SC Gordon Miller Bank of America NA, Columbia, SC Milliken and Company, Neil A. Tuck Upstate Process Service, Yvonne Miller Providence, RI Dow Chemical Co., Spartanburg, SC Tracy Leigh Wiles Clemson, SC Edythe Humphrey Mullis Barbot, Steuart and Midland, MI Monumental Life Charitable USA Health Care Services, Judy McDowell Nance Associates, Fort Myers, FL Duckett-Robinson Foundation, Baltimore, MD 2005 Inc., Fort Worth, TX Janice Scott Page Basic Concepts, Funeral Home, Central, SC New York Life Foundation, Lee R. Allen UST, Greenwich, CT Ernstena Phillips Parker Sandy Springs, SC Edwards Auto Sales Co. Inc., New York, NY Gisele Butler Verizon Foundation, Judy Creed Peabody BellSouth Corp., Stuart, FL Walhalla, SC Norfolk/Southern Brett Landon Cash New York, NY Wayne Peabody Bergens Department Store, Elbert W. Rogers Foundation, VA Erica Corinne Cleveland Wachovia Bank, N.A., Myrtle Cude Radford Seneca, SC Foundation, Greenville, SC Northwestern Mutual Life Kathryn Erickson Winston Salem, NC Leo Record Elite Custom Paint Foundation, Princeton, NJ Black Electric Supply Inc., Joseph E. Goings Webber Potterﬁeld Marietta Phillips Record and Body Shop, Inc., Palmetto Appraisal Services, Greenville, SC Equipment Inc., Valree Landa Green Don Richardson Simpsonville, SC Clemson, SC Katrina Gertruda Hegeman Blue Ridge Orthopaedics, Rocky River, OH Leola Shefﬁeld Richardson First Citizens Bank, Pancho’s Mexican Restaurant, Holly Brooke Kneisley Seneca, SC Whitener Pettigrew and Jewel Smith Richey Clemson, SC Central, SC Frankie L. Morgan Calhoun Corners, Weaver, Clemson, SC Parkes Richey First Sun Management, Inc., Pepsi Bottling Group Inc, Janet R. Simmons Clemson, SC Yarid Investments, Inc., Evelyn Tucker Rickman Clemson, SC Columbia, SC Mari L. Weast CAP Care Group Inc., Anderson, SC James C. Smith Five Forks Chiropractic PA, Piedmont Landscaping High Point, NC Ruth Surbrook Smith Simpsonville, SC and Maintenance Inc., 2006 William D. Smith Carolina Ad Specialty, Forms & Supply Inc., Piedmont, SC Churches & J. Phillip Bowers Evelyn Summers Lyman, SC Charlotte, NC Piedmont Pest Control, Organizations Scott Edward Bryson Carolina First Bank, Brevard Wesleyan Samuel R Swinney G7 Inc, Clemson, SC Laurens, SC Jason Pierce Fellers Greenville, SC Church, NC Victoria Brand Teague Gary Durham Auto Sales, Pixie and Bills, Clemson, SC Hellen Schuster Gable Charlies Trim Shop, Brooksville Wesleyan Leon E. Thompson Pendleton, SC Pizza Pro, Central, SC Marvin Haygood Wilmington, NC Church, FL Virginia Key Trueblood Hampton Inn - Clemson, SC Precision Concrete Inc, Ann Marie Bell Hope Carolyn Upton Chick-Fil-A, Communities That Care of Henderson’s Plumbing Anderson, SC Corrie Danielle Johnson Carroll M. Upton Anderson, SC Quick Communications Inc., Pickens County, SC Services, Inc., Easley, SC Doreen Garrett Mack Leroy Vernon Clemson Opthamology Greenville, SC Crescent Music Club, IBM International Chad E. Peters Phyllis Watson PA, SC Foundation, Durham, NC Ram Technologies, Greer, SC Greenville, SC David D. Reaney Edwin Wiles Collegiate Risk I H Services Inc, Sardis Den Inc, Clemson, SC Faith Wesleyan Church, Amy Gilliam Shealy Lorraine Midkiff Wiles Management Inc, Greenville, SC SC Dept. of Public Safety, Greensboro, NC April Yvette Smith Allen L. Wooten Tarpon Springs, FL IKON Ofﬁce Solutions Columbia, SC Faith Wesleyan Church, Kenneth Donald Smith Community Foundation of Foundation, Malvern, PA Seneca Light and Water Lakeland, FL Annette B. Stoney Businesses & Greater Greensboro, NC Indexx Inc. Printing Solutions, Plant, SC Fellowship of Christian Neil A. Tuck Foundations Cornell Dubilier Marketing, Greenville, SC ServiceMaster of Athletes, Clemson, SC Affordable Cleaning Service, Inc., Liberty, SC Kearns Corp., Easley, SC Central Ohio, Galloway, OH Firestone Wesleyan Church, Kernersville Inc., Gastonia, NC CWI Beneﬁts, Greenville, SC King Asphalt Inc., Liberty, SC Seven Oaks Gastonia, NC Alice Albertson Alexander Law Firm, Dacusville Pizza Stop Inc, Larry Penley Golf Inc, Pharmaceutical Corp, First Wesleyan Church David M. Albertson Pickens, SC Easley, SC Central, SC Easley, SC Bessemer City, NC Sheila Strum Albertson, Sr. American Family Day Devore and Associates Inc, Manufacturers Tool and Die Signature Architects, First Wesleyan Church WWI Tommy J Albertson, Sr. Corp., Marietta, GA Anderson, SC Co., Inc., Spenceport, NY Clemson, SC Central, SC FOCUS FALL ‘07 27 2006-2007 DONORS First Wesleyan Church Mr. Danny Boone Mrs. Delores L. Bolt Central, SC Mr. Jim Bowen Ms. Brenda M. Bowen First Wesleyan Church Mr. Robert Bowling Mr. Marty Bowen Greenville, SC Dr. Margarett Boyer Mr. and Mrs. H. Daniel Boyer First Wesleyan Church Mrs. Rhonda Bracken Mr. James R. Boyer Lincolnton, NC Mr. Brad Bradshaw Mr. and Mrs. Galax Wesleyan Church, VA Mrs. Willa Brockinton Richard J. Bradford Gastonia First Church Dr. Joe Brockinton Mr. Nicholas R. Bradford of the Nazerene, NC Mr. Devon Broome Mrs. Opal Sheets Bradley Greenwood Hills Wesleyan Dr. Jim Bross Mr. David Bradshaw Church, High Point, NC Mrs. Joy Bryant Mrs. Margaret M. Brank Hayworth Wesleyan Church Mrs. Missy Bryant Dr. and Mrs. Ronald R. Brannon WWI, High Point, NC Mrs. Pam Burnett Rev. and Mrs. Don Bray High Point Area Dr. Don Campbell Mr. and Mrs. Roger Breazeale Wesleyan Men, NC Mr. Jonathan Catron Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Brewer Holland Bible Class, Mrs. Sandra Catron Mr. and Mrs. Allen Roger Brewer Christ Wesleyan Church, Ms. Amy Chambers Ms. Carolyn Brice Greensboro, NC Mrs. Melissa Childs Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brinkley Liberty Wesleyan Church, Mrs. Mary Clardy Mr. and Mrs. Summerﬁeld, NC Dr. Keith Connor Thomas R. Broome Long Shoals Wesleyan Ms. Krista Coots Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Brownell Church, Lincolnton, NC Mrs. Mary Costello Mr. Arthur L. Bruce Oakway Wesleyan Church, Mrs. Kim Cotton Mr. and Mrs. Westminster, SC Dr. Daryl Couch Jackson Anthony Brunson Pelzer Wesleyan Church, SC Mrs. Joan Crain 25 years: Honored for 25 years of employment at Southern Wesleyan Mrs. Andrea C. Bryan Pendleton United Mrs. Liz Crawford University is Walt Sinnamon, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Mr. Scott T. Bryant Methodist Church, SC Mr. Walt Davison Mr. and Mrs. Russell Buck Pickens View Mr. Greg Day Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Burgin Dr. Roger McKenzie Dr. Harold Waters Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Atkins Wesleyan WWI, SC Ms. Catina DeBord Mr. Michael Burnette Dr. Betty Mealy Mrs. Laurel Whisler Mr. and Mrs. Neal Atkinson Riverview Camp for Girls, Mr. Jeff Dennis Mr. and Mrs. James P. Burns Dr. Chuck Mealy Ms. Carla Whitlock Mrs. Laura Tossey Austin Mentone, AL Rev. Ken Dill Mrs. Cami Miller Mr. Scott D. Burrow Mr. Chris Williams Mr. Greg Ayers Rushwood Park Wesleyan Mrs. Jane Dill Mrs. Winnie Molloseau Mr. and Mrs. William Buschner Ms. Samantha Wilson Dr. Stephen F. Babby Church, Asheboro, NC Ms. Yvonne Duckett Mrs. Diana Moody Mrs. Fran Wilson Mrs. Waydene Badgett Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Bussa SC Wesleyan Women, Dr. Roland East Mrs. Frankie Morgan Dr. Don Wood Mr. Mike Bailey Mr. Orval C. Butcher Westminster, SC Dr. Mark Elliott Ms. Ruth Mosley Mrs. Sally Wood Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Bailey Mr. and Mrs. Larry S. Butler Sigma Pi Fraternity Eta-Psi Ms. Laurie Esler Dr. Rocky Nation Mrs. Donna Wood Mr. and Mrs. Donald F. Baker Ms. Christina L. Cabe Chapter, Seneca, SC Mrs. Brenda Evatt Mrs. Khristy Parham Dr. Fred Woodworth Mr. and Mrs. Ronald G. Baker Mr. and Mrs. John T. Caldwell South Carolina Wesleyan Mrs. Erin Fellers Mrs. Cheryl Parris Mrs. Amanda Young Mr. and Mrs. Andrew A. Banas Rev. and Mrs. Arthur J. Calhoon Women, Westminster, SC Dr. Brad Fipps Mr. Chad Peters Dr. Austin M. Zekeri Mr. and Mrs. E. Stanley Banker Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Callicutt Southern Wesleyan Auxiliary, Dr. Rosalyn Flanigan Mrs. Sherri Peters Mr. and Mrs. Dale A. Banton Mr. and Mrs. Central, SC Mrs. Dana Frost Mrs. Donna Pittman Friends Dr. and Mrs. William B. Barlage Allen P. Cameron Stuart Heights Baptist Church, Mr. Ryan Garrett Mr. Mike Preusz Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Abad Mr. and Mrs. Ronald E. Barnes Mr. and Mrs. E Ray Camp Inc., Chattanooga, TN Mrs. Edith Garrett Mr. Tom Price Ms. Florence H. Abel Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Barton Mrs. Peggy Ann Camp The Wesleyan Church Mr. Mike Gillespie Mrs. Jane Rackley Ms. Thaylia Abercrombie Mr. George Baughman Mr. Albert M. Campbell Shenandoah District, Mrs. Melanie Gillespie Mr. Randolph Rankin Ms. Verna Mae Abercrombie Mr. Douglas L. Bayse Ms. Shirley T. Campbell Saluda, VA Mr. Chase Gillespie Dr. Mickey Rickman Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Sarah C. Beasley Mr. Spencer Capps Trinity Wesleyan Church, Dr. Mari Gonlag Mrs. Beth Roe James C. Abrams Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Beaver Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Carbone Central, SC Dr. Linda Hall Dr. Susan Rouse Mr. Frank H. Adams Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Walter L. Carpenter Vinton Wesleyan Church, VA Dr. Steven Hayduk Mr. Don Schaupp Mrs. Isidore Ah Kuoi Charles A. Beckman Rev. Doug R. Carr Wakeﬁeld Spiritual Retreat Mrs. Vicki Hayes Dr. Paul Schleifer Mr. and Mrs. Dan Alberts Mr. and Mrs. Derek Bell Mr. and Mrs. Conference, Hampton, VA Mrs. Lori Herron Mr. Derek Schmitt Ms. Nina C. Albertson Mr. and Mrs. Patrick A. Bennett Richard C. Carson Walker McElmoyle School Mrs. Paula Hodges Dr. Jim Schmutz Mr. Phillip L. Albertson Mr. and Mrs. Jim Berger Ms. Joan Carter Farm, Liberty, SC Mr. Steve Holcombe Mr. Bob Sears Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ken Best Mrs. Lorine Cathey WKFM South Carolina Mrs. Suzanne Holcombe Mrs. Roberta Sears Richard J. Alderman Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Biddix Mr. G Harold Chapman District, Seneca, SC Dr. R. Keith Iddings Ms. Vickie Sexton Mr. Lonnie and Mrs. Debra Mr. Ron and Dr. Laura Black Mr. David Childress Dr. Darryl Jachens Mr. Byron Shirley Kauffman Alewine Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Nathan M. Childs Employees Dr. Philip B. Jeon Mrs. Carol Sinnamon Ms. Linda Cooke Alexander David Paul Blackburn Mr. and Mrs. Danny Childs Mrs. Joni Addis Mr. Tex Johnson Dr. Walt Sinnamon Mr. Thomas C. Alexander Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. M. E. Mrs. Elaine Addis Dr. Paul Jordan Dr. Ronald Snyder Mr. and Mrs. William C. Allen Robert B. Blackmon Christopherson Mr. Ken Alexander Dr. Lee Kizer Dr. David Spittal Mr. W.E. Allgood Ms. Mildred C. Blaha Mr. William and Mr. Drew Allison Mr. Jonathan Lenarz Mr. Wayne Stancil Mr. Michael and Dr. and Mrs. Dave Blanchard Mrs. Mary Bowers Clardy Mrs. Mary Andrews Mrs. Lynn Lindsey Mrs. Darlene Stancil Judge Sherry Alloway Ms. Doris H. Blythe Mr. and Mrs. James P. Clark Mr. Marty Atcheson Mrs. Tracy Lippard Mr. Keith Strickland Mr. Paul E. Allred, Jr. Mr. Bruce E. Board Mr. and Mrs. William T. Clayton Mrs. Tonda Bagwell Dr. Ray Locy Mrs. Deanna Tegen Mr. Sherman L. Altick Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Board Mr. Robert M. Clayton Mrs. Betty Baskin Mr. Jody Lusk Mrs. Nadine Thompson Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Andrews Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Janelle Beamer Mr. Larry Lynn Ms. Nikki Thrasher Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Andrews William H. Boatman Richard Clayton Dr. Bob Black Dr. Nancy Mann Ms. Joan Underwood Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Archer Mr. and Mrs. Paul D. Boel Mr. William H. Clayton Mrs. Judy Black Ms. Wanda Marshall Dr. Graydon Vadas Ed and Miriam Arnold Mr. Tim Bolding Mr. Lawrence A. Clayton Ms. Regina Bolding Ms. Muriel Mast Mrs. Betty Walker Mrs. Lucrettia Arnold Mrs. Sandra Bolick Mr. and Mrs. Londel Cleveland Mrs. Nancy Boone Mr. Rock McCaskill Ms. Jenny Walters Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Arnold Mr. Bob Bolin Mr. Joey Cline 28 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Ruth J. Gonlag Mr. John E. Holcombe Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Marshall Ronald G. Cloninger Joseph L. Dunlap Mr. Marvin and Mr. and Mrs. William M. Ketchum Mr. Ben Martin Rev. Paul E. 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Grifﬁn Mr. Craig Homan Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. King Rev. W.A. and Mrs. C. M. Constance Robert L. Edwards Ms. Luzanne M. Grifﬁth Rev. Wyatt Hoogkamp Mr. Wilton and Louise Massey Ms. Ruth M. Cook Karl Ekberg Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Jessie L. Hopkins Mrs. Debbie King Mr. Wayne Massingill Mr. and Mrs. Nick Corley Mr. and Mrs. Rayford F. Elgin Brandon F. Grooms Mr. Perry C. Hopkins Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. King Dr. Floyd and Mr. Dwaine Cornett Mr. and Mrs. Carl Elliott Mr. Eddie V. Horne Helen Kington Mrs. Muriel Mast Ms. Elinor M. Guinn Mr. Nick H. Corontzes Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Horton Rev. and Mrs. Mrs. Mary Masters Ms. Doris R. Gunsalus Mr. Zachary J. Corontzes Calvin L. Emerson Thomas D. Kinnan Ms. Elaine C. Matheson Ms. Tina Guptill Ms. Elaine A. Horton Ms. Stephanie Craker Dr. and Mrs. O.D. Emery Mrs. Mary Kirk Mr. W. Reaves McCall Mr. and Mrs. James R. Gurley Ms. Hazel Hostetter Mr. and Mrs. Jack Crane Mr. and Mrs. Wilbert Epps Ms. Sharon Ann Kirkland Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Roger M. Gwinn Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Mary Ella Craner Mr. and Mrs. Norbert J. Esser Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth L. Kirsch George McCallum Dr. Lee M. Haines William L. Howard Mr. Ray and Mrs. Maria R Clayton Estate Mr. and Mrs. Mark W. Knight Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Heather Leeann Howell Mrs. Elizabeth Crawford Ms. Gale M. Evans Ms. Linda Knorr Alvin A. McCammon James Harold Haithcock Mr. Joey Hudson Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Billy G. Hughes Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Knupp Charles W. Crecelius James Evatt, Sr. James E. Hamilton Ms. Janelle Lynn Hunton Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Krider Phillip L. McCluskey Mr. Gary Crisp Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hampton Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Frank and Mrs. Paula Randle Lee Evett Jonathan J. Hurd Steven Kropelnicki Harold McCluskey Ms. Peggy L. Hanchey Thomas Crook Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Louise B. 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Dean Mr. and Mrs. Dean Fowler Mrs. Sandy Hegeman Mr. Luther Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Frank Leagan Mr. and Mrs. Billy McKnight, Sr. Charldon Ward Dennis Mr. Darl and Mrs. Kim Ms. Amy L. Heintz Ms. Patricia Johnson Ms. Janet A. Lee Mr. and Mrs. Steve C. McNeely Rev. and Mrs. Dowdy Fowler, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Eric W. Heizer Mrs. Ruby B. Johnson Ms. Margaret E. Lindsey Ms. Deborah H. McNeely James L. Denny Mr. and Mrs. Richard Franklin Mr. Chris Hellams Mr. Walter H. Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Art Lipina Mr. and Mrs. John M. Mervine Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Evelyn Free Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Henderson Barney and NaDean Jones Ms. Esma Lister Ms. Jana L. Mervine Samuel G. Denton Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Carole S. Jones Mr. James and Mrs. Patricia Mr. and Mrs. George Michael Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Derr William A. Gantt Hugh C. Henderson Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Jones Hughes Lockaby Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Miersma Rev. William B. Derr Eleanor C. Gardiner Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Carol J. Dey Mr. and Mrs. Eric P. 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Hite Mr. Pete and Mrs. Melissa Keller Mrs. Doralee Mann Ms. Esther Moore James F. Dowden Ms. Wilma H. Glunk Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Elvin R. Kelley Mr. and Mrs. James A. Mann Mrs. Shirley Moore Dr. and Mrs. Tom Drake Ms. Susan Godfrey M. Wallace Hobson Ms. Pat C. Kelly Mrs. Linda Mann Mr. and Mrs. Harry T. Morden Ms. Carolyn J. Dudley Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Doug Hoff Mrs. Martha D. Kendrick Rev. Jeffrey A. Mansell Mr. and Mrs. Gary Morgan Mr. and Mrs. Edwin F. Dunlap Washington Gomez Ms. Sandra L. Hoffman Mr. and Mrs. Bob Kennedy Mr. and Mrs. Jerry L. Marcum Mrs. Yvonne H. Morgan FOCUS FALL ‘07 29 2006-2007 DONORS Mr. Warren and Mr. Marvin C. Poole Rev. Hoover and Mr. Jeff and Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Willis G.H. Allred & F.A. Mason Mrs. Evelyn Morgan Mr. and Mrs. Danny G. Poole Mrs. Rose Smith Mrs. Karen Trogdon Dr. H.C. Wilson Grad. Scholarship Mr. Robert Morrell Mr. Daniel G. Potts Ms. Mamie Smith Mr. William H. Tucker Mr. and Mrs. Brank Memorial Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Garland Morris Ms. Edna L. Powell Ms. Mary Frances Smith David Valentino William Gaines Wilson Cap Care Group, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Wilford Morris Mr. and Mrs. Harold C. Powell Rev. Robert E. and Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Pressley Mrs. Julia A. Smith Kenneth R. Van Laeke James M. Wilson Church Matching Scholarship James C. Morrison Rev. and Mrs. T. Wayne Preusz Mr. and Mrs. William L. Smith Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Wilson Matthew Dellinger Mrs. Betty S. Munson Mr. Thomas V. Price Dr. and Mrs. Donald Snyder Edward R. Vanhorn Dr. and Mrs. Earle L. Wilson Business Scholarship Mr. Thomas G. Munson Dr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. William Snyder Mr. William F. Vermillion Harold and Patricia Windus Foutz Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Joe N. Munson Paul Newton Prichard Mr. and Mrs. Bill Spangler Mr. and Mrs. Harold D. Vess Mr. and Mrs. Goff Scholarship Ms. Dorothy M. Pritchard Mr. Ernest Spaur Mr. and Mrs. William B. Vess Gary G. Winters Ms. Mary B. Myers Good Shepherd Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Gary H. Wolfe Mr. Jerry Nalley Ms. Elyse Proulx Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy D. Spears Ministerial Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Wolfe Mrs. Louise Nash Mr. and Mrs. Steven H. Pusker Mrs. Donna L. Spittal Michael Lance Vischer Adult and Graduate Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Nathan Dr. and Mrs. Everett Putney Mrs. Irene Stack Mr. and Mrs. Studies (AGS) Scholarship Aaron J. Wolfe-Bertling Mr. and Mrs. Oliver A. Nealy Mr. David Quattlebaum Mr. and Mrs. Samuel C. Voncannon Michael D. and Saranne F. Ms. Rebecca H. Wood Gary and Teresa Neely Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Rabalais Sidney D. Stallings Mr. and Mrs. Gary Voncannon Whitney Scholarship Dr. and Mrs. Dr. John and Mr. Max D. Rabon Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Stancell Mr. and Mrs. John L. Wade Roy S. Nicholson Christian Philip W. Woodbury Mrs. Becky Newby Ms. Dorothy R. Raimondi Mrs. Avahlee G. Stanley Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Lois Woodiwiss Service Scholarship Mr. Philip E. Newton Mr. and Mrs. David H. Ramsey Ms. Judith Staser Jason W. Wagner Mrs. Deana Woodworth Parker Senior Award Ms. Frances Newton Mrs. Annis M. Rankin Mr. Mark Steadman Mr. John Ray Wagner Mrs. James R. Young Palmetto Scholarship Mr. Tim Newton Mr. and Mrs. JH Rash Ms. Marietta Y. Steele Mr. Terry and Mrs. Lucille B. Young Ridgon Memorial Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Roger Nicholson Mr. and Mrs. Donald J. Ravan Rev. and Mrs. Michael Stepp Mrs. Vickie Wagner Mr. and Mrs. Luther E. Young Ken Scruggs Mr. Tillman Noles Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Renshaw Mr. Ian K. Steuart Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Mary P. Zabriskie Memorial Scholarship Mr. M Norris Ms. Mollie C. Reubert Ms. Madeline C. Stevens John W. Waldrop Mr. and Mrs. Ron Zimmerman Scurry Scholarship Ms. Yvette Norris Ms. Betty R. Rhyne Ms. Gladys Stewart Mrs. Fern R. Walker Mary Alice Smith Scholarship Mr. William M. Norris Keith A. Rice Mr. E. P. Stillwell Rev. and Mrs. Trustees Surbrook Memorial Mr. and Mrs. G. Michael Obrien Ms. Linda J. Rice Ms. Janet P. Stollberg Edwin B. Wallace Judge Sherry F. Alloway Ministerial Scholarship Mr. Jerry A. Odell Ms. Brenda Riddle Mr. and Mrs. C. David Stone Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Wallace Dr. Thomas E. Armiger *David L. Watts Mr. and Mrs. B. Wayne O’Dell Mr. Colbert Robbins Mrs. Jean R. Stone Mr. Raji Ward Mr. Bill L. Benton Memorial Scholarship Mrs. Joyce O’Donnell Ms. Roberta Rae Roberge Ms. Nancy P. Stone Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Warden Dr. Daniel A. Berry SC Wesleyan Kids for Bill and Peggy Overstreet Mr. and Mrs. James T. Roberts Mr. and Mrs. Leonard D. Stowe Mr. Alan E. Warney Mr. Donald L. Carr Missions Scholarship Ms. Charlotte L. Owens Ms. Alma Robertson Ms. Jean W. Stroud Ms. Betty Lou Washburn Dr. E. Keith Carroll SC Wesleyan Ms. Sallie Bartles Owens Mr. Alvin and Mrs. Orr Ms. Elizabeth G. Suri Mr. and Mrs. Danny Waters Mr. Mike Chambers Women Scholarship Tom and Mary Beth Oxendine Neal Robinson Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Lois Watkins Rev. David Emery Uebele-Dowden Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Hallie O. Roesch Steve Sutherland Mr. David Watson Dr. Richard L. Emery Wood Fund Jacob L. Oxendine Mr. and Mrs. Larry R. Rogers Dr. Sharren E. Sutter Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Darl L. Fowler *New Scholarships Established in 06-07 Mr. W Larry Pace Ms. Leeann Rose Mrs. Ruth M. Sweeney Daniel R. Watson Mr. James D. Fralin Mr. Barry Keith Page Mr. and Mrs. John B. Ross Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sweet Rev. Dennis Waymire Mr. Oliver H. France Mr. Kenneth and Mrs. Janice Mrs. Renee Roughton Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. James Webb Dr. Melvin L. Gentry Endowed Scott Page Mrs. Paula H. Rouse Gerald W. Sweitzer Dr. and Mrs. Byron K. Webb Dr. Harold R. Gunsalus Scholarships J. D. Andrews Family Ms. Louise M. Page Mr. Wally Russell Mr. Nathan Swords Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Weems Dr. Ronald Haithcock Dr. Ron Hamilton Endowed Scholarship Mr. Christopher J. Painter Mrs. Davida M. Sabine Scott Taylor Mr. and Mrs. Charlie L. Welborn Dr. Kenneth R. Heer William Marshall Arnold, Sr. Mrs. Norma C. Palmer Mr. Dave Sack Ms. Kathleen R. Tegen Dr. Theodore West Dr. Marlin R. Hotle Endowed Scholarship Mrs. O’Della M. Palmer Ms. Nanette G. Sackett Rev. Ronald W. Terry Ms. Linda J. Whaley Rev. William D. James Allen Baker Memorial Mr. Andrew S. Pardue Ms. Priscilla Sanders Mr. James D. Terry, Sr. Rev. and Mrs. Dr. Lowell E. Jennings Endowed Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Carl R. Pardue Ms. Jean B. Sanderson Mrs. Karen Suddeth Thacker Paul A. Wheeler Dr. Charles L. Joiner Baxter and Dovie Gibson Mr. Don and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Sarlin The Owens Family Trust Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Sharon Lynnette Jones Memorial Endowed Mrs. Mary Ann Parham Ms. Phyllis S. Sawyer Ms. Hazel Thomas Michael D. Whitney Dr. Ronald D. Kelly Scholarship Mr. Michael Parker Rev. Gene Schenck Mr. and Mrs. Michael F. Thomas Mr. and Mrs. Rev. Kerry Kind Bross Endowment Fund Samuel Lee Parker Mrs. Jewell S. Schram Mr. Ted and Mrs. Kay Thomas Stanley Whittaker Mr. Ray A Lattimore John H., Dora G., Mrs. Florence M. Parker Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Schupp Ms. Annie Thompson Mr. E. J. Whitten Rev. Daniel E. LeRoy and Maudie Brown Ms. JoAnne Parrish Rev. and Mrs. Julius Scipio Mr. and Mrs. Ben Thompson Ms. Sharon Whitten Mr. Daniel N. Loggins Endowed Scholarship Ms. Thelma Parrish Ms. Nancy S. Scruggs Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Jim Widdows Rev. Donald W Milstead Buel Memorial Rev. and Mrs. Mr. Tommy Seigler Oscar A. Thorsland Ms. Barbara Widen Mr. George I. Newton James Trent Patterson Mr. and Mrs. William Senn William F. Tinder Mrs. Melinda Wilbanks Scholarship Fund Rev. Buddy Rampey, Jr. Rev. and Mrs. Ms. Betty W. Seward Dr. and Mrs. W. Allan Tinsley Mr. and Mrs. Dave Wiles Butner Memorial Endowed Rev. Jerry D. Rott William F. Peed Mr. Dempsey Sexton Rev. Wayne and Rev. and Mrs. Scholarship Fund Mr. M. Lee Schenck Mr. David R. Pelfrey Ms. Janice K. Shanahan Mrs. Bonnie Tippey Henry D. Williams Stephen and Louretta Mr. Henry F. Shigley Ms. Beverley D. Peoples Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Sherrill Maurice and Fern Tolan Mr. and Mrs. Calhoon Endowed Mr. Herschel A. Smith Mrs. Lorene Perry Ms. Sondra O. Shuping Rev. and Mrs. Darrin S. Williams Scholarship Mr. Keith W. Smith Mr. and Mrs. Steve Peterson Rev. Phillip Siebbeles David M. Tolan Mr. David Williams *Darvin B. Camp Mr. D. Kenneth Whitener Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Deborah E. Sigworth Mr. and Mrs. Charles Tolliver, Jr. Donald A. Williams Endowed Scholarship Rev. James E. Wiggins Wesley J. Peterson Ms. Kathy J. Simmons Jean Elizabeth Toole Mrs. Elizabeth A. Williams Clyde T.and Lillian G. Bryant Mr. and Mrs. Reid Phillips Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Brian C. Torgerson Mr. James Williams Restricted Endowed Scholarship Ms. Dorothy Pilgrim Glenon A. Simpson Ms. Muriel G. Torgerson Mr. and Mrs. John Williams (Annual) Esther Baker Roberts Mr. W.E. and Mrs. Elaine Pinion Mr. Edward Michael Sioma Mr. and Mrs. Ms. Julia K. Williams Scholarships Endowed Scholarship Mrs. Frances D. Pitts Mr. Marvin Sisk Stuart A. Torgerson Mr. and Mrs. *Excellence in George and Grace Bross Mr. Allan and Ms. Betty R. Smith Mr. and Mrs. Jesse C. Towner David M. Williamson Accounting Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Mrs. Deborah Platzer Ms. Billie R. Smith Rev. Dale E. Travis Mr. and Mrs. Archippus Fund- James L. Burnett Mr. and Mrs. Steve Plummer Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Smith Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Trogdon Mark R. Williamson Ministerial Scholarship Endowed Scholarship 30 FOCUS FALL ‘07 Southern Wesleyan University/www.swu.edu April Camp Maria Clayton Lucy M. Musgrove Stanley Endowed Scholarship Mr. Lawrence Clayton Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Andrews Clark Camp Endowed Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy D. Belcher Class of 1998 Phillip E. Buchanan, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Endowed Scholarship *Clayton Genealogical Mr. and Mrs. Moses Player Center Endowed Fund Ronald G. Cloninger Mrs. Mary S. Pressley Lawrence Garvin Clayton, M.D. Ms. Edna L. Powell Endowed Scholarship Correll Ministerial Bernice G. Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Scholarship Fund Mrs. Elizabeth J. Baker Richard A Stanley, Jr. Edmond A. Cash Endowed Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Harold D. Vess Ruth Hine Gail Pierce Connor Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert H. Hine Mr. and Mrs. William B. Vess Endowed Scholarship Haskell and Emma Dianna Freeman Lemons Dr. Virgil Mitchell Cleveland Family Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Endowed Scholarship Dr. Marie Evatt James G. Childs Memorial Mrs. Martha Evatt Viola Fore Endowed Scholarship Ms. Sharon E. Pierce Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler John F. and Ethel N. Childs Endowed Memorial Mrs. Billie Faye Harvey Scholarship Grace Cagle Oates Dr. and Mrs. Charles L. Joiner Walter Thompson Cox 30 years: Chemistry professor Jim Schmutz, right, accepts a plaque from Mrs. Edna O. Eberwine Dr. and Mrs. Wilbur J. Mahony Endowed Scholarship SWU President David Spittal as Provost Keith Iddings looks on. Schmutz was Calvin Dennis Memorial honored for 30 years of employment at Southern Wesleyan University. Mrs. Virginia C. Marullo Dr. and Mrs. Endowed Scholarship Dr. and Mrs. Robert Nash George Failing Dillon Memorial Jimmy F. Johnson John M. and Rebecca J. Memorials Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Mr. Ruth P. Newby Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Newby Endowed Scholarship Gail Pierce Connor Mr. William M. Norris Dongell, Elliot, Fipps Frances and Gordon Miller/ Newton Endowed Scholarship Ms. Sharon E. Pierce Ethel Langston Endowed Scholarship Kernersville Endowed Jeffrey Alan Patton Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Holcombe Ms. Donna Hutson Dowden-Tegen Scholarship Endowed Scholarship W. Marshall Rampey Mr. & Mrs. Endowed Scholarship Michael S. Ketchem B.H. and Dorothy Phaup Joseph Steven Holcombe Dr. and Mrs. David J. Spittal John Lee and Tarva Davis Joel Robbins Endowed Scholarship Holiness Lecture Endowed Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Mr. EP Stillwell Arthur and Ruth Lovelace Series Endowment Morris and Vinelle Davis Timothy Mark Holcombe Endowed Scholarship Anita L. and Melvin K. Rev. and Mrs. J. Willett Vess Endowed Scholarship Mr. & Mrs. C. Wesley Lovin Kathryn Beaver Richardson Scholarship Joseph Steven Holcombe Kathleen Embler Memorial Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Lyon Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Levi Rigdon Honorariums Dedra C. Lewis Memorial Endowed Scholarship Ms. Lois Watkins Malcome E. and Lois S. Ellis Dr. Claude R. Rickman Brandon Gilbert Endowed Scholarship Bobby Ray Dyar Betty Morgan Robbins Drs. W. Charles and Endowed Scholarship Raymond Lawson Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Mr. and Mrs. James P. Clark Gallimore Memorial and Colbert Robbins, Jr. Jeanette Graves Endowed Scholarship Drs. Billy and Gloria Jones Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship C. V. Marchanks General Endowed Scholarship Stephen T. and Susan Golda McKinnon Pierce Dr. Martin Labar Endowed Scholarship Rev. Foster D. Gentry, Sr. P. Rushton Endowed Ms. Sharon Pierce Hazel Payne Mauney Scholarship Fund Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Calhoon Endowed Scholarship Encouragement Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler *Walker McElmoyle College *Melvin Gentry *Reverend Ivan L. Sisk Vera Mitchell Peek Rev. William Jonathan Payne Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Julia Quarles Dewey O. Miller Ministerial Ruth Goff Stanley Endowed Scholarship Sara Taylor Mrs. Rachel M. Quarles Memorial Endowed Endowed Scholarship John Storey Mrs. Helen Calhoon Mr. and Mrs. James P. Finnell Scholarship Goizuetta Endowed Scholarship Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Calhoon Frances and Gordon Miller Ms. Jane S. Isley Foundation Scholarship Morris Clayton *David J. Summey Mr. and Mrs. Luther E. Young Music Scholarship John and Thelma Hendren Endowed Scholarship Mr. Tim Newton Morrison-Harvey Alumni Mrs. Hattie Calhoon Endowed Scholarship Teacher Excellence Award Endowed Scholarship Dr. and Mrs. Wanda Norris Hilson Student Rennie, Sr. and Lillian Tomlin Stephen Calhoon Rebecca C. Marks Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Cochran Mr. and Mrs. John H. Cole, Jr. Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Mr. M. Norris Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Marion Wallace Hobson Robert W. and Laura V. Fonda C. Von Cannon Mrs. Houston Houser Memorial Endowed Ms. Yvette Norris Morgan Endowment Memorial Endowed Dr. and Mrs. Scholarship Robert W. and Yvonne H. Scholarship Stephen Calhoon Lillian Bryant’s 90th Birthday Honor Thy Father and Mother Margaret Brank Morgan Endowment John Wesley Endowed Scholarship Mr. and Mrs. Derek Bell Mr. Scott T. Bryant Virgil A. and Mary P. Mitchell Memorial Scholarship Ms. Agnes Houser House Memorial Fund Mr. and Mrs. Darl. L. Fowler Mr. and Mrs. Endowed Scholarship Miriam C. Warren Endowed Dr. and Mrs. Larry Dean Hoyle Memorial Scholarship Stephen Calhoon Dr. and Mrs. Charles Joiner Hugh C. Henderson Endowed Scholarship Virgil A. Mitchell Trust Fund Robert L. White Mrs. Virginia C. Marullo Paul Hardin Endowed Nash Family Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Mae Ruth Rich Sawyer Dr. and Mrs. Robert Nash Ministerial Scholarship Darl and Mary Fowler Randall A. Hill NC West District Wesleyan James Ralph and Mary Ms. Phyllis S. Sawyer Ms. Christina L. Cabe Endowed Scholarship Youth Endowed Scholarship Louise Gurley Young Bob Harvey Charlie Johnson Neff Endowed Scholarship Endowed Scholarship Kenneth S. Allen Mrs. Elizabeth M. Crawford Ms. Deborah M. Dunlap Endowed Scholarship Nellie Linder Trust *New Scholarships Established in 06-07 Mr. and Mrs. Darl L. Fowler Mrs. Billie Faye Harvey Ms. Virginia C. Mitchell FOCUS FALL ‘07 31 NON PROFIT ORG US POSTAGE PAID GREENVILLE, SC PERMIT # 232 PO Box 1020 Central, SC 29630 www.swu.edu Return Service Requested OCTOBER 1 be presented as the NOVEMBER 27 The Commedia Comm ensemble kicks oﬀ its Jac Mandel, guitarist, Fall 2007 Pied Piper Bring the wwhole family to see the TTarradiddle fall season. Admission is free. NOVEMBER 9 and Jane Dill, pianist SWU Alumnus Jac Mandel and Professor Fine Arts Events Players in this zany, slapstick-st t slapstick-style version origin of an originally-tragic story that h a has Upstate Intercollegiate Choral Invitational Festival This choral festival Jane Dill join forces to present two concertos for classical guitar and piano. The ha hilarious happy ending. features choirs from performance begins b The show begins at 7:30 South Carolina, Georgia at 7:30 p.m. in Folger Folg p.m. in Folger Fine Arts and North Carolina. Fine Arts Auditorium. Auditorium Auditorium. Admission Come for an evening Admission is free. is free. of choral music at First Baptist Church in DECEMBER 3 OCTOBER 18 Easley, S.C. The program Sounds of the Season Dr. Phillip Hayner, begins at 7:30 p.m. and Join the SWU Wind pianist admission is free. Ensemble for a light Hayner’ Dr. Hayner’s program evening of holiday features pia piano sonatas NOVEMBER 18 favorites and new grea by two great Romantic SWU Music Majors works. A relaxing composers, Franz Liszt Formal Recital evening brings in Johann and Johannes Brahms. SWU music majors are the Christmas season perform The performance begins featured in this Sunday in Folger Fine Arts p.m at 7:30 p.m. in Folger afternoon performance Auditorium. Admission Fine Arts Au Auditorium. in Folger Fine Arts is free. Auditorium. The concert Admission is free. begins at 3 p.m. and is free. DECEMBER 7 OCTOBER 22 Lessons and Carols Evenin An Evening of Luminaries light the NOVEMBER 19 Instrumen Instruments SWU Music Majors way to Folger Fine Arts The SWU W Wind Ensemble Honors Recital Auditorium for this presents an evening Selected SWU music community celebration of symphonic music majors are presented of Christ’s birth through in Folger Fine Arts in this evening scripture and song. Led Auditorium at 7:30 performance in Folger by Southern Wesleyan’s p.m. Sacred, secular, Fine Arts Auditorium. Music Department, this contemporary and The concert is free and special service begins at classical literature will begins at 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. and is free. Folger Fine Arts Auditorium is located on the university’s campus in Central, S.C. For event details, visit www.swu.edu or call 864-644-5294.