Class Reunion

Canton High School class of 1961 reunion

Oct 07, 2016
Photo by: Garrett Photography

The Canton High School class of 1961 held its 55-year reunion on Sept. 10 at Canton Middle School, which was once the high school.

Thirty-seven class members attended, in addition to spouses and guests. A social hour, meal and program were held in the old gym; there was music, red and black balloons and black bears of all sizes.

Thirty-seven deceased classmates were remembered during a special ceremony.

In the first row, from left, are Jan Williams Holland, Charles Milner, Annette Ledford Robinson, Jay McClure, Wilma Justice Bennett, Linda Whitted Clark, Robert Clontz and Gail Sheppard.

In the second row, from left, are Gail Williams O'Brien, Betsy McLean Hardin, Glenna Varner Israel, Nancy Taylor Francis, Ellen Kyle Moore, Zeata Pressley Ruff, Anita Arrington Krzywicki, Judy Hall Sellers, Anna Katharine Beall, Carolyn Mann Freeman and Jean Fish James.

In the third row, from left, are Jerry Stamey, Bruce Conard, Stan Reece, Bobby Stewart, Rufus Allison, Jim Trantham, Jackie Gosnell Holloman, Jean Johnson Stahl, Tommy Stamey and Marilyn Burch Taylor.

In the fourth row, from left, are Gary Neal, Charles Nelson, Skip Holland, Blaine Ramsey, Doug Patton, Keith Clark, Don King and Bob Mann.