CARROLLTON HIGH SCHOOL
1964 State Champions
CLASS OF 64
Sat. July 29 7:pm
Rome St. Tavern & Grill 206 Rome St. Carrollton Ga.
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Hello members of the CHS Class
of 64. What a wonderful time we had in the late summer as about 70 class
members and spouses celebrated our 60 birthday year together! It was a fun
and nostalgic evening and it was nice hearing brief updates on each class
member there, and to share e-mails from several more living a long way off!
We decided, in additional to memorials at the
death of class members, to try to also acknowlege the death of class member
spouses. Please keep Bill Maddox or Ann Johnson posted in this regard.
We also decided to provide a plaque in memory of
our classmate, Jimmy Taylor, who was the first Carroll County native killed
in Vietnam. (Jimmy was born 9/14/1946 and KIA in Vietnam 10/25/1966. He is
buried in Abilene Baptist Church cemetery on Highway 113.) The plaque is
$300. and will go on the Wall of Honor at the Carroll County Veterans
Memorial Park. (See info below from Bill Maddox.)
We also sent a memorial donation from the class
to the Brain Tumor Foundation for Children when Jan Robinson Bell's young
grandson, Cooper Bell, recently died of an inoperable malignant brain
Some of you already made contributions toward the plaque/memorials at the
recent party. I'd like to encourage all of you to be a part of these
memorials (both for Jimmy Taylor and ongoing class memorials) by making a
contribution to the Class Fund -- mail to:
74 Hampton Way
Carrollton, GA 30116
Thanks for your help, and thanks for the continued camaraderie of a great
group of childhood friends!
(Bill's note follows.)
Subject: Re: Janice Chappell
I didn't know about Janice. I am copying your message to the
classmates on my address book. If you have any other addresses, I am sure
they would like to know. Is the visitation before the service? Thanks, Pat,
for letting me know. Kathy
From: "Pat Johnson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 2006/11/13 Mon AM 10:29:08 EST
Subject: Janice Chappell
I didn't know if you had heard about Janice passing away. There will be a
memorial service on Wednesday at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel.
To let you know, Dick's mother Marietta Ingle passed away Dec. 10. The
family will receive friends from 6:00 til 8:00 pm December 12 (today)
at Almon Funeral Home. Funeral services are Wednesday at Almon. In
lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First Christian
College Street, Carrollton, GA 30117. In addition to Dick
(and Susan), a daughter, Carol (and Doug) Mabry and another son, Robert
(and Melanie) Ingle survive. Also 8 grandchildren and 9
You may wish to get in touch with Dick:
305 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Yesterday was the funeral service for the mother-in-law of classmate,
Shirley Maxwell. Many of you may have been lucky to have been in Lerah
Maxwell's class in the 6th grade.
Please feel free to pass this message on to others who may not be on my
address book. Sorry to be the bearer of sad news.
Good morning CHS Class of '64 friends.
The local newspaper headlines this morning pay tribute to Stanley
Parkman, Carroll Parkman Will's father, who passed away one month short
his 92nd birthday. The family will receive visitors today (Tuesday)
from 5:00 - 8:00 pm. at Almon Funeral Home: the funeral is tomorrow
(Wednesday) at First Baptist Church at 2:00 pm.
I haven't rebuilt my class of '64 e-mail list, so if you see someone
whose address is not included, please forward this message to those I
Carroll's address from our 40th reunion address book:
4200 Shire Court
Roswell, GA 30075
Dear Classmates, Mozelle Nixon Lambert, 89, of South Street, died June
24, 2007. She is Allen Nixon's mother. I know this is somewhat
but visitation is tonight (Tuesday) from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Almon
Funeral Home. The funeral is Wednesday at 2:00 pm from Almon Funeral
I do not have Allen current address but will send it in a later e-mail.
He has moved since the 40th class reunion so the address in our
reunion booklet is no longer correct. He lives in
Continuing from the previous email concerning the obituary of Allen
Nixon's mother, Mozelle Nixon Lambert:
Allen's sister gave me his current address. If you would like to send
Allen a note his address is 7505 Woodside Lane, Apt. 13, Lorton, VA
P.S. If you can find your 40th class reunion booklet, you may want to
update his address
Kathy B. Howell
114 Amy Lane
Carrollton, Georgia 30117
CHS class of 64:
Since many of you do not see the
Carrollton newspaper, I wanted to let you know that a memorial service is
being held this Saturday for Kay Lambert DiPlacido's husband, Tony, who passed
in February. The memorial service is being held at Almon Funeral Home this
Saturday (Aug 11). Friends will be received from 1 to 2 PM, followed by
a memorial service at 2 PM.
We expressed our condolences to Kay earlier, but
do again at this time
Joanne Lankford Winkles' father, Thomas Ellis Lankford died on March 12.
Funeral services are today @ 4 pm.
Read yesterday's paper this morning; the announcement in the paper was sketchy.
Messages can be sent to Joann and her family at
Date: Sunday, July 6, 2008, 6:43 PM
For those of you who missed
it, there was a nice article with pictures on the front
page of the July 4th Carrollton paper honoring our
classmate Jimmy Taylor, who was the first American
soldier from Carroll County killed in action in Vietnam
The article was in regard
to the engraved stone memorial plaque that you, his
classmates, generously provided to honor our fallen
classmate at the young age of 20. I have visited and
looked up Jimmy's name on the Vietnam Wall in Washington
D.C. several times, and am glad that we now have the
relatively new Veterans Memorial Park right here in
Carrollton. Thanks to those classmates who helped
financially sponsor the memorial and special thanks to
Bill Maddox for coordinating the project!
We have an on-going
memorial fund from which we send (as the CHS Class of
'64) flowers or a memorial gift at the death of a
classmate or spouse. Anyone who wishes to make a
contribution to this fund should mail a check (CHS Class
of '64 Memorial Fund) to Bill Maddox, 74 Hampton Way,
Carrollton, GA 30116.
Hope you are all having a
Gary Bennett's mother, Lurlee Bennett, passed away this morning, Tuesday,
October 21. Visitation is Wednesday, October 22 at Almon Funeral Home from 6:00
PM to 8:00 PM and the funeral is Thursday, October 23 at 2:00 PM at Almon also.
Gary's brother, Fred, and sisters, Dale Perry and Janet Wynens also survive
I am sorry to report the death of Amos Wilders' mother, Irene R. Wilder.
She passed away Saturday. I just read the obituary in today's Carrollton
Her funeral was yesterday (Monday). Surviving are her children: Shirley
Emanuel (Roy) , Barbara Gilstrap, Amos (Teresa), and Charles (Kathy) all of
Carrollton and Diane Baldwin (Ken) of Woodland. Also several brothers
and sisters. Sixteen grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren will miss her
She was choir director over 60 years, and the last surviving original member
Congregational Holiness Church. Don't you know that is where Amos got
his musical talent?
I am contacting you to let you know that Saralyn's Daniell Burchfield's
daughter, Kristi Simpson, is in very serious condition at Tanner
Hospital. They are waiting for results of the tests to know what it is,
but meningitis, encephalitis, etc. is the initial prognosis. Kristi has
been unresponsive since Friday morning around 12:00 am when Paul found
her. Right now she is under sedation, and we are awaiting results of the
tests. Please pray for her parents. Saralyn and Ronnie, her husband,
Paul, her son, Samuel, 6 yrs. old, her sister, Kim, her brother, Ron, and
all of the others close to her.
Sent: Sunday, April 05, 2009 9:56 PM
Subject: VYCKIE FREEMAN ADAM'S MOTHER -
Hey to everyone!
Hope all are doing well
and it is always good to hear from each of you!
Our Friend/class mate
could use some special thoughts and prayers!
Wanted to give you information on Vyckie’s Mother, Tura Freeman. She
has been diagnosed
with cancer and she had
surgery last week; however, is now home. Mrs. Freeman is not a candidate
for chemo, and she is
currently in little pain
but she, Vyckie and family need your thoughts and prayers. Mrs. Freeman
is an extremely positive
person and always has been. She is just the sweetest person and
remembers all Vyckie’s
friends so well! Vyckie and Sammie (Vyckie’s Sister) and their entire
appreciate any and all
Please remember Mrs.
Freeman & family in your prayers and if you would like to send her a card,
is as follows:
Ms. Tura Freeman
206 Oak Avenue
Carrollton, Georgia 30117
I read this morning that our classmate, Gail Scott Carnes and her husband
Wyndel, lost her dad on Thursday. The obituary is in the Saturday Times
Georgian. The visitation is today (Saturday) from 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm at
Almon Funeral Home. The graveside service will follow at 2:30 at
Carroll Memory Gardens.
Gail's sisters are Sherry Tuggle, Vickie (Bud)
Scudder, and Connie (Johnny) Smith
If you notice anyone not on my list, please let them know about the
Good Sunday morning , dear classmates. Sadly, I am contacting you to let you
know that Myrtella Robison, Shirley Maxwell's mother, passed away this
weekend. Visitation for the family will be Sunday, May 17 from 4:00 - 6:00
pm at Martin-Hightower Heritage Chapel, Carrollton. Funeral services will be
1:00 pm Monday May 18 at
Tabernacle Baptist Church, Carrollton. Shirley's sisters are Barbara
Story and Ann Lipham; her children are Jeff and Molly.
Kathy B. Howell
114 Amy Lane
I am sending a request for prayer for Brenda Hubbard Burks. She went to the
emergency room about a
week ago, dizzy and out of breath. X-rays showed spots on her lungs. The
report came back showing cancer in her breast, lungs, and in her
lymph nodes. It is stage IV - fast spreading. She began chemotherapy
today. Some friends who have talked to her let me know about her
condition, and we thought a request for prayer and support by sending cards
could certainly help her. Her address is
778 New Hope Rd. Carrollton, GA 30117. Our friends are so special.
Please be thinking of her husband, Willard, and her family, too.
Kathy B. Howell
114 Amy Lane
Dear CHS Class of 1964
Just wanted to let you know that a group of 10 of our
local classmates got together last night to start planning for a 45th reunion
get-together. More details will be coming later, but for now I wanted to ask
you to do two things:
1. Please mark your calendar and hold the evening of
September 19, 2009 for
this purpose, and plan to join us if at all possible.
2. Let me know if you know of any of our classmates (on
this e-mail list or otherwise) who have had a change of contact information
(residence or e-mail) since our
60th birthday party in 2006.
You may let me know of any updates by return e-mail or by
phoning me at
770-834-4519. We anticipate a fun time of reminiscing! Details of the
plans will be provided as they are confirmed.
know anyone with
any information you would like to see on our page
PLEASE urge them to
send it in !