OCCHS graduation set for Friday night
The 207 members of the Class of 2008 at Obion County Central High School in Troy will celebrate their academic success at graduation ceremonies Friday evening at 7:30 at the OCCHS football field.
The OCCHS band will perform the processional and the principal, Linda Short, will welcome those in attendance.
Chelsea Williams, salutatorian, will offer the invocation and Johnathan Nolan will give the valedictorian’s address. Class president Rachel Roberson will also fulfill part of her responsibilities by addressing her classmates and their guests.
The band and show choir will perform special music during the evening and Mrs. Short will announce introductions and will be engaged in the happy responsibility of awarding diplomas, along with assistant principals Craig Rogers and Tommy Victory. Obion County School System Director of Schools David Huss will confer the diplomas.
Honor marshalls will include Will Miller, Glennese Patterson, Candice Sergerson, Andrew Berry, Meredith Lones, Kacee Eaves, Kandace Tomlinson, Katie Donaldson, DeLaina Cary and Kara Cox. Ushers will be Brook Ruble, Whitley Southerland, Jacob Bloodworth, Bret Shelton, Lindsey Rainey, Maria Rodriguez, Savannah Jones, Emily Williams, McCall Graves and Jeriann Webster.
Senior sponsors are Jim West, Lana Warren, Amy Mongtomery, Rebekah Carman, Ricky Conner, Laura Pitts, Eddie Suiter, Ron Ramage, Danny Ams and Pam Kangelos.
Members of the class, who were offered $1,368,479 in assistance for higher education during their ongoing studies, include Cody Blake Armour, Loren Christopher Baggett Jr., Jason Wayne Baker, Bradley James Barbour (National Honor Society, Beta Club, Tennessee Scholar, Challenge Graduate), Jordan Nicole Barker (BC), Zachary Ryan Barner, Drue Roberts Barnes (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Kayla Marie Barnes, Meagan Annette Beasley (NHS, BC, CG), Erin Leigh Bing (BC, TS, CG), Jeramy Daryl Black, Samantha Michelle Black, Steven Wayne Blaylock, Victoria Mercedes Boane (BC), Cody Thomas Bobbitt, Tammi Marie Boddie, Allie Marie Bratton, Jeremy James Brooks (BC), Rebecca Faye Bruce (CG), Arthur Bryant Burns, Angel Grace Burns, Daniel Joseph Burns, John Franklin Burns, Cameron Blake Burress, Bethany Jordan Butler, Joshua Craig Butler, Jessica Leigh Callahan, Andrea Suzette Calvert, Candie Lee Carter, Vera Alveida Carter, Cody Dustin Castellaw, Hannah Elizabeth Chappell, Whitney Kay Cheatham, Bo James Childers, Franklin Chase Clanton, Amber Lee Clemmons, Zachary Tyler Mays Cloar, Gary Wayne Collins, Robert Chance Collins, Laken Victoria Craft, Lisa Woody Cranford, Alyssa Jo Crews (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Joshua Christopher Dalton (CG), Ashley Nichole Daniels (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Jerry Scott Darnall, Edwin Joseph Davis, Joshua Tyler Dawson, Brittney Marie DeMoss, Kenneth Evan Dodd, Jeremy Leon Darnell, Kylee Elizabeth Dotson (CG), Kerry Douglas Duck (NHS, BC, CG), Carla Darlene Dunn, Brittany Jean Eddlemon, Jakob Kyle Edmison, Alyssa Ryan Edwards, Raymond Mitchell Edwards, Evan Austin Elam, William Rusten Etheridge, Lauren Alise Ferrell (NHS, BC, TS), Zachary Coday Finch, Jerrica Ann Fluty, Amberly Hope Fussell (NHS, BC, TS), Chelsea Nichole Garland, Charles Nicholas Gatlin (CG), Cory Alexander Gibson (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Karissa Kae Goff, Israel Garcia Gomez, Brian Cooper Goree, Colter T. Gourley, Michelle Lynn Green (BC), Sean Melvin-Lee Green, Samantha Jo Griggs, Cameron Paul Grisham (NHS, BC, CG), Leah Faye Gunter (BC, CG), Hunter Eugene Gurley, Amber Roberts Hall (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Timothy Clay Halliburton, Daniel Edward Hannaman (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Matthew Wayne Harner (TS, CG), Jennifer Denise Harper (BC, TS, CG), Mason Bryce Harris, Jason Elliot Hawthorne, Adriane Meshea Hayes, Lauren Nicole Hayes (BC, CG), William Marvin Hayes (CG), Donald Wayne Heskett, Andrew Michael Heuck, Stephanie Jean Hobbs, Robert Bryan Hutson II, James Medley Isbell (who will be memorialized by his classmates), Meagan Hillary Isbell, Daniel Cody Ivy, Justin Shane Jackson (BC, TS), Justin Ross James, Alexandria Marie Johnson, Allison Nicole Johnson (CG), Aubri Leigh Johnson (BC, CG), Hailey Lynn Johnson, Amellia Dawn Jones, Brandon Dewayne Jones, Brandon Lee Jones, Caleb Micah Joost (NHS, TS), Warren Ranier Keeling, Darcey Elaine Kirk (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Charles Michael Korn, Joshua David Lang, Brittney Michelle Lee, Silvanus Maurice Lee, Bradley Scott Lewis, Tiffany Renee Logan (BC, CG), Maria Noel Lones (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Mark Thomas Lovett, Joshua Wayne Martin, Miranda Lynn Massey, Clay Thomas Mayhall, Kyle Alan McConnell, Steven Craig McCullough, Alex Gerald McDaniel (TS, CG), Ashley Renee McEwen, Emily Christine McGee (BC, TS, CG), Alyssa Tess McMinn (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Jordan Parker Miller (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Trevor Davis Miller, Heather Brooke Mitchell (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Corey Scott Montgomery, Garret Brown Montgomery, (TS, CG), James Tyler Moore, Jerry Tim Moore III, Jacob Edward Morris, Heather Michelle Morton, Kimberly Danielle Morton, Mallory Ann Muirhead, Melissa Marie Nicholson (NHS, BC, TS), Johnathan Craig Nolan (NHS, BC, TS, CG, valedictorian), Heath Travis Noles, Justin Shawn Ogden, Brandy Leanne Orr (BC, TS, CG), Jeremy Brock Orr, Celeste Leann Owens, Justin Ross Owens (TS, CG), Joshua Shawn Pollock, Sarah Alaine Powell (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Justin Derek Preuett (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Jordan Lee Qualls (NHS, CG), Garrett Mitchell Quinn (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Lydia Bethann Ray, Justin Allen Reed, Gentry Summers Reedy (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Courtney Renee Reeves, Jonathan Esau Reyna, Hulen Leon Rhodes, Antonio Rico, Matthew Joseph Riffe, Jacob Ian Riley, Jimmy Wayne Riley (BC, TS), Katherine Annette Riley (BC, TS), Rachel Meredith Roberson (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Matthew Paul Roeske, Jana Marie Roney (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Mallory Marie Ross (BC, TS, CG), Jessica Dawn Sampson, Stephanie Dawn Scott, Andrea Lane Sherron, Crystal Marie Shields, Thomas Michael Simmons, James Cutler Clay Smith (NHS, BC, TS, CG), Nicole Lynn Smith, Matthew Blake Sowell (TS), James Kirk Storey, Brooke Holt Stover, Deanna Star Summers, Dustin Lee Swinney, Alyson Brooke Taylor, Candace Brittany Taylor (BC, TS, CG), Charlie Craig Taylor, Daniel Ray Tennant, Bradley Scott Thomas, Britteny Diane Thompson, Alyssa Paige Thornton, Candy M. Throckmorton, Jose Antonio Torres, Amanda Paige Trader (TS), Shannon Marie Trout, Chasity Marie Trull, Jessica Ann-Marie Twining, Mark Adam VanZant Jr., Alexandria Taylor Wallace, Ashley Jenee Wallace, Melissa Nicole Wallace, Magen Elizabeth Warner (NHS, BC,TS, CG), Cory Allen Weatherbee, Cameron Darnell Webb, Johnathan Blake Welch, Chelsea Dawn White (NHS, TS, CG), Brandy Lee Whitehead, Bruce Ray Wiggins, Chelsea Brook Williams (NHS, BC, TS, CG, salutatorian), Whitney Adrienne Williams (BC, TS), Autumn Michelle Wills, Timothy Corey Wills, Alex Dalton Wood (CG), Michael Luke Wood (CG), Brandon Charles Woods, Rocky Allan Woods, Dana Joy Yeager and Jason O’Neal Young.
Published in The Messenger 5.22.08