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COMMITTEE MEETS MARCH, JUNE, SEPTEMBER AND DECEMBER
The Alumni Committee met December 3, 2019 for their annual Christmas dinner.
Attendees were, Lamar Glover, Marvin Marley, Don McKnight, Winfred McSween, Sally Ann Simmons,
Sherman Benton, Bobbie Sue Sylvester and Shellie T. Hanks.
Don informed us of upcoming projects for the school which will be announced later.
Other important decisions were discussed which will also be announced later.

Next Committee Meeting: March 10, 2020
Newton School Library: 10:00 a.m.
Frank Allan McLaney - Passed away December 9, 2019 - (Age 80)
Allan was an honorary member of the NHS Class of 1957
Although he graduated from Dothan High School,
he was a great supporter of the Newton Alumni Association
Preceded in death by: Parents; John E & Susie Wynn McLaney & Brothers; Johnny & Michael

Survivors include: Wife; Sybil Lee McLaney
Daughters; Sybil Lynne (Jamie) Spooner of Sanford, NC & Angelia (Brent) Hicks of Cheslea, AL
Sons; John Frank (Melissa) McLaney, Newton, AL & Russ Dastrup (Char), Salt Lake City, UT
Sister; Clariece McLaney (Alan) Cole
Three Grandchildren; Courtney Buchanan, Wellford, SC; Marlee Hicks, Chelsea, AL; Grayton McLaney, Newton, AL
Burial in Newton City Cemetery December 12, 2019
Family of David W. Benton
Family of Frank Allan Mclaney
Don McKnight - Lamar Glover
Sherman Benton
Roger Simmons - Pete Williams
Richard Chapman - Louis Allen Mullins
Shirley McKnight Burgess
Margarette Avant Grimes
Jean Newsome Hunter
June Adcock Mclain
Margaret Daniel
Frances Shepherd Scott
Don't Miss it - Save the Date Now
20th Annual Reunion - June 6, 2020
Honoring Class of 1940 & 1950
Program by Class of 1960
(Entertainment & Meal: To-Be-Announced)



JUNE 2019 - MAY 2020 (7)
Frank Allan McLaney Class of 1957
December 9, 2019 - (Age 80)
David W. Benton Class of 1949
November 29, 2019 - (Age 91)
Johnny Mitchell Turner Class of 1951
October 24, 2019 - (Age 86)
Patricia Ruth "Patsy" Rosser Johnson Class of 1950
October 12, 2019 - (Age 87)
William Malone "Bill" King Class of 1944
August 8, 2019 - (Age 92)
Rev. Jerry L. Glover - Carroll HS Class of 1961
July 20, 2019 - (Age 76)
Betty Tredaway Beasley - Class of 1953
July 19, 2019 - (Age 84)

2019 Project - Remodel & Update Library ($25,000 total costs)
This was a shared project with State, County, Various Grants & Alumni Association
Our share was $2,600
- $2,335 received as of June 8, 2019
Check for $2,600 sent to School June 3, 2018
(Construction completed)

New Library Tables New Floors / Paint New Bookcases / Furniture New Librarian Center
2020 Project - Construction of 2 additional classrooms ($300,000.00)
Funding to be shared with Grants - Federal, State & County


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 6, 2020
Number Attending
Member Name
Guest Name

Projects

Memorial
or
Honorarium

2019 Reunion Archive
Click Here- - - - - -
2020 Reunion Program
Coming Later
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2018 Reunion Archive
Click Here

Class of 1940

Photo from the 1938 Book of Remembrances
Class Roll
Mary Byrd Inez Clark Onnie Jewel Roberts Auttie Mae Enfinger Myrl Young
Martha York Morris McSween Frances Connell Louise Beasley Benney Sellers

Class of 1950

Clara Aplin
? ?

Billy Gene Bedsole
3 Stone Gate N.
Longwood, FL 32779

Joanne Bedsole King
49 Doe Run Dr.
Newton, AL 36352

Fay Benton Price
103 Kathleen Dr
Fitzgerald, GA 31750

Luverne Byrd
Tallbotton, GA

Mack Marchman
? ?

Ruby Lee
? ?

John Wesley "Doc"
McKnight
? ?

Harold McKnight
301 Pinehurst Dr
Enterprise, AL 36330

Louis Allen Mullins
226 Dempsey Ct
Dothan, AL 36303

James Pickett
Deceased
January 12, 2019

Pledger Sullivan
? ?

Patsy Rosser Johnson
Deceased
October 12, 2019

Sara Stembridge Perry
556 Clearview Rd
Birmingham, AL 35336
No Photo Available
Daniel Kermit McSween
May 21, 2017

Dorothy Dillard Enfinger Herring
September 14, 2014

Dr. Jack K. Pruett
February 14, 2011

Abbie James Pickett
January 12, 2019

Patsy Rosser Johnson
October 12, 2019

Class of 1960

Barbara Ayres
3818 Mayfair Dr
Grove City, OH

George Holland
3204 Clardy Rd
Dothan, AL

Jackie Haisten
174 Folmar Dr
Headland, AL

Lewis Summers
Deceased
November 23, 1990

Malcolm Dunaway
Deceased
May 31, 2014

Michael McLaney
Deceased
June 16, 2009

Travis Avant
2800 W. Main St #201
Tupelo, MS

Sharon Fowler
? ?

Sandra (Dell) Miller
124 King St
Newton, AL
Photo Not Available
Marcus Rosser
Deceased
January 1, 2008
Photo Not  Available
Jessica (Collier) Sammons
1494 County Road 9
Newton, AL
Photo Not Available
June (Covington) Paramore
12196 E Hwy 52 E2
Hartford, AL
Photo Not Available
Gail (German) Harden
PO Box 238
Newton, AL
Photo Not Available
Arlene Sorenson
? ?
Photo Not Available
Charles Wilkinson
35 CR 568
Ozark, AL
Photo Not Available
Earl Bankston
Deceased
June 16, 2015
Rosser, Marcus Hugh "Fuzz"
Jan. 1, 2008. He was 66
McLaney, Thomas Michael
June 16, 2009. He was 66.
William Malcom Dunaway
May 31, 2014. He was 71
Burdick, Homer Glen
September 14, 2008. He was 66
Summers, Lewis H. "Shorty"
November 23, 1990.
He was 49
Killebrew, Anne
Date of Death Unknown
Bankston, Morris Earl
June 16, 2015. He was 73

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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