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COMMITTEE MEETS MARCH, JUNE, SEPTEMBER AND DECEMBER

Next Committee Meeting: September 10, 2019 - School Library - 10:00 A.M.
Agenda: Set Time & Date for 2020 Reunion - 2020 Project - Appoint Secretary/Treasurer
William Malone "Bill" King passed away August 8, 2019 (Age 92)
Possibly a member of NHS Class of 1946
Survivors include; His wife of 69 years, JoAnne Bedsole King, (NHS Class of 1950)
Daughter; Dr. Eva King Sasser - Sons; Thomas "Tommy" & William L. "Billy" King
Rev. Jerry L. Glover passed away July 20, 2019. (Age 76)
He Graduated from Carroll High School in 1961
Jerry was Former Principal of Newton Elementary and Dale County School Superintendent (1989 - 1997)
He was currently serving as Pastor of Mt. Hebron & Winslette Chapel United Methodist Churches

Betty Tredaway Beasley passed away July 19, 2019. (Age 84)
Betty graduated from Newton High School in 1953
Did you miss it? - We missed you!
19th Annual Reunion - June 8, 2019
Honoring Class of 1939 & 1949
Program by Class of 1959
(Entertainment: Hellfighters Motorcycle Club)
Meal Catered by Mildred's Tea Room

TOTAL ATTENDANCE - 68 (includes 15 special guests)
Cynthia Thomley Parker
Paul & Jackie Jones Roberts - Pat Herring Ivey
David A. Benton - Donna Benton Tate
David W. Benton - Sherman Benton
Louise Watson Lamb - Jerry & Wynelle Rogers Brown
Angie Brown Clickingbeard
Winfred & Mildred McSween

Angie Stembridge Rainwater & Sara Stembridge Perry
Arthur Word - Chrystene Mullins Robbins
Judi Robbins Martell

Mary McKnight - Tommy Glen & Pat Daniels
Mary Smart Andrews & Martha Smart Pate
Anita & Shelly T. Hanks - Aaron Wood - Danny Dell
Joe & Faye Williams

Class of 1949 Class of 1959
David W. Benton Kenneth Potts Annell Horsley Hammack Bobbie Sue Benton Sylvester Frank Moring Freddie Harden

Mary Smart Andrews singing with Hellfighters
Connie & David Nelson
Richard Burke - Mary - Donny Harris
Lunch Time
Debbie Pruett - Bobbie Sue Benton Sylvester

Marvin & Sarah Marley
Jackie Jones Roberts
David A. & David W. Benton
Donna Benton Tate
Paul & Jackie Jones Roberts

David W. Benton Danny Dell Lamar Glover David Byrd Winfred McSween


OLDEST ATTENDEES - Arthur Word (93) & Chrystene Mullins Robbins (93) - Both Class of 1944
TRAVELING FARTHEREST - Angie Stembridge Rainwater (500+ Miles)


PRE-REGISTERED: (53) - Pre-Registered, but did not attend (10)
- David W. Benton, David A. Benton, & Donna Benton Tate - Sherman Benton - Janice Johnson Boydstun -
- Jerry & Wylline Rogers Brown - Angie Brown Clickingbeard -
Sidney & Jacqueline Tomlin Chapman -
- Murray & Sandra Clark - Tommy Glen & Pat Daniels - Danny Dell - Larry & Janice Everett
- Lamar &
Jeanette Glover - Jim & Margarette Avant Grimes - Annell Horsley Hammack
- Shellie T & Anita Hanks - Pat Herring Ivey -
Jeanette Jones Jenne - Marvin & Sarah Marley
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Don & Mary McKnight - Winfred & Mildred McSween - Frank & Peggy Moring - Cynthia Thomley Parker
- Sara Stembridge Perry - Dwan Pilcher - Kenneth & Sarah Potts - Angie Stembridge Rainwater
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Hilda Brannon Renz - Chrystene Mullins Robbins & Judi Robbins Martell - Paul & Jackie Jones Roberts
- Roger & Sally Ann Williams Simmons - Bobbie Sue Benton Sylvester -
Albert & Joanne Childree Trawick
- John H. Watson -
Nolan Williams - Aaron Wood

SPECIAL GUESTS: (15)



Newton Mayor

Bill & Debbie Pruett
Dale County School Superintendent

Ben Baker
Newton Elementary School Principal

Patrick & Kerrie Reed



Invocation / Memorials

Dr. Johnny Fain
Pastor Dothan First Baptist Church
Media - Slide Show

Charles Zeigler

Program - Entertainment

Hellfighters Motorcycle Club of Chipley, FL
Richard & Linda Burke - David & Connie Nelson
Troy & Wendy Landry - Donny & Pam Harris



REGISTERING ON SITE: (10)
Louise Watson Lamb - Pete Williams - Freddie & Sonja Harden - David Byrd
Joe & Faye Williams - Arthur Word - Martha Smart Pate & Mary Smart Andrews.


TOTAL ATTENDANCE - 68 (includes 15 special guests)


JUNE 2019 - MAY 2020
(click on name to "find a grave"
Betty Tredaway Beasley (Class of 1953)
July 19, 2019 - (Age 84)
Rev. Jerry L. Glover (Carroll H S 1961)
July 20, 2019 - (Age 76)
William Malone "Bill" King (Class of 1946)
August 8, 2019 - (Age 92)
JUNE 2018 - MAY 2019
Clifford Allen "Cliff" Harden (Class of 1953)
July 19, 2018 - (Age 83)
Abbie James Pickett (Class of 1950)
January 12, 2019 - (Age 88)
Emmett Lewis McKnight (Class of 1959)
August 26, 2018 - (Age 77)
Miriam Benton Speight (Class of 1954)
March 9, 2019 - (Age 83)
Iva Nora Benton Stanford (Class of 1944)
November 25, 2018 - (Age 92)
Myra Helen Horsley Calandra (Class of 1956)
April 2, 2019 - (Age 82)
Christine Hanks Williams (Class of 1955)
May 31, 20019 - (Age 83)

2019 Project - Remodel & Update Library ($25,000 total costs)
This is a shared project with State, County, Various Grants & Alumni Association
Our share is $2,600
- $2,335 received as of June 8
Check for $2,600 sent to School June 3, 2018
(Now under construction)
- New Pictures coming after September 10th meeting
New Library Tables New Floors / Paint New Bookcases New Paint / Floors
Pre-K Coming to Newton Elementary School
Pre-K Shipment arrives Pre-K Supplies Pre-K Supplies Pre-K Supplies


Extend Covered Walkway in Student Unload Areas
(on Hold for Funding)

We are IRS Certified as "Non Profit" - Donations are Tax Deductible

Make Check payable to NHS Alumni and mail to:
NHS Alumni
3980 Highway 273
Graceville, FL 32440-4736

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June, 2020
Number Attending
Member Name
Guest Name

Projects

Memorial
or
Honorarium

2017 Reunion Archive
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2019 Reunion Program
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2018 Reunion Archive
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Class of 1939

Photo from the 1938 Book of Remembrances

Annette Jones - Alfred Jones - Buddy Wilson - Elmer Pilcher - Elvera Bierman - Hazel Peacock - Jansen King - Lawrence Rosser- Maurine Benton - Pete Monk - Sam King - Virginia King - Vermelle Skipper

1939 Class - IN MEMORY
Click on name for "find a grave"

Maurine Benton Edwards
January 8, 2015


Samuel Alfred "Al" Jones
September 27, 2011

Lawrence E. "Jimmy" Rosser
November 19, 2011


Vermelle Skipper Clark
January 8, 2011


Dr. Virginia S. King
January 1, 2006


Elmer Pilcher
October 11, 1985


Annette Jones Flinn
March 11, 1986

Peter Joe "Pete" Monk
February 14, 1996

Buddy Wilson
Date of Death Unknown
Hazel Peacock
Date of Death Unknown
Elvera Bierman
Date of Death Unknown
Jansen King
Date of Death Unknown
Sam King
Date of Death Unknown

Class of 1949

David Benton - Margaret Clark - Earl Brogden - Frances Parrish - Charles Clark - Bettye Preston - Johnny Knowles - Billy Jane Waters - Kenneth Potts - R.V. Smelley
David Benton
PO Bod 144
Newton, AL 36352
Margaret Clark
32 Private Rd. 1430
Newton, AL 36352
Frances Parrish Richardson
505 N County Rd 9
Newton, Al 36352
Kenneth Potts
51 Private Rd 1443
Newton, AL 36352
Earl Brogden
Address Unknown
Bettye Preston
Address Unknown
Billy Jane Waters
Address Unknown
R.V. Smelley
Address Unknown
1949 Class - IN MEMORY
Click on name for "find a grave"
John Austin "Johnny" Knowles Jr
July 19, 2016
Charles Harold Clark
November 8, 2004

Class of 1959

Nolan Williams - Martha Brannon - Barbara Brannon - Gerald Harden - Emmett McKnight (President) - Freddie Harden (Vice President)
Ionia Dunaway (Secretary) - Joyce Thomley (Treasurer) - Frank Moring - Henry Judah - William Holder -
Luverne Woodall
Nolan Williams
3057 Co. Rd 71
Newton, AL 36352
Phone: (334) 299-3455


Janis Ionia Dunaway Caddell
100 E. Fontana Cir
Dothan, AL 36305-1078
Phone: (334) 793-1040


Gerald Harden
PO Box 238
Newton, AL 36352-0238
Phone: (334) 299-3249


Henry Judah
2235 Lonnie Watson Rd
Newton, AL 36352
Phone: (334) 299-3154


Frank Moring
PO Box 151
Pinckard, AL 36371-0151
Phone: (334) 983-4274


Martha Brannon Barlow
1025 Whispering Pines Dr
Eufaula, AL 36027-4880
Phone: (334) 616-7364


Sadie Fulford Shelley
3550 Prevatt Rd.
Dothan, AL 36301-8016


Linda Clark McGee
64 Williams Pride Way
Newnan, GA 30265-6026
Phone: (404) 358-1424


Janice Byrd Day
535 Marsalis St
Centreville, MS 39631-3625
Phone: (601) 645-5451


Barbara Brannon Mahaney
117 Callaway St.
Newton, AL 36352-3953
Phone: (334) 299-0025


Freddy Harden
PO Box 476
Newton, AL 36352-0476
Phone: (334) 299-3228


Charlotte Monk Phillips
5840 Redstone Way
Cumming, GA 30040-5839
Phone: (770) 205-5944


Annell Horsley Hammack
Eagle Ridge Apts
1181 Murray Rd
PO Box 8942
Dothan, AL 36304-8942


Bobbie Sue Benton Sylvester
105 Cedar Chase Ct.
Dothan, AL 36303-9311
Phone: (334) 702-7250



Click on name for "find a grave"
Eddie Park
(Date unknown)

Walter Samuel "Sammy" Dumas, Jr.
August 13, 1984


Charles Luverne Woodall
May 1, 2005

Joyce Thomley Avant
November 3, 1975

Susie Senn
(Date unknown)

William Edward "Billy" Creamer
December 8, 1996


William Douglas Holder
September 17, 2016

Peggy Sue Baxley St. Mary
March 21, 2011

Mary Ann Jones Byrd-Foote
November 30, 2004

Mrs. Winnie Mickler King
June 30, 1989

Emmett Lewis McKnight
August 26, 2018


Hail, Hail for Ole Newton High!

Hail, Hail for ole Newton High! Hail, Hail for ole Newton High!
We get our lessons awfully good And say that weve done the best we could.
We make some Ds but we never fail. Makes us want to chew on our nails
Say again well try and try For the glory of Newton High!


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