1024x1024-1861645.jpg1024x1024-1839584.jpgWilliam "Bird" Adams - lives in Orlando, FLA. and works for WV Electronics as a Field Engineer. William and wife Vanessa have been married 19 years and have four children: William III, Jasmine, Tierra, and Louis. William now has a granddaughter named Zanyia Simone Adams. William enjoys playing basketball with his sons and spending as much time with family as possible. 

Donna Anderson - lives in Hardy, VA. and works for Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.

Melanie Bailey Freeman - lives in Valdosta, GA. and has made her career in the Air Force.

Vance "Iceman" Barskile Sr. - lives in Suffolk, Va and retired from the U.S. Coast Guard in 2010 as a Chief Electronic Technician, after 27+ years of service. Vance is currently attending ECPI University to receive his Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice while working as a security officer. Vance has been married to Djina, also retired from the U.S. Coast Guard, for 14 years. They have three wonderful kids: Vance Jr., serving in the U.S. Air Force, Achim and Nichole. Vance enjoys riding motorcycles, going to the gun range, and playing sports with his kids. Vance is the Vice-President of Thunder & Lightning Motorcycle Club in Hampton Roads. His motorcycle club has annual events in April, August, and October. If you are in the area, let him know.

Duane Beck - makes his home in Bland, VA. Duane works for Clovis Cox Trucking. Duane is the proud parent of three children: Chris 13, Heather 9, and Anndrea 7. Duane enjoys racing cars, hunting, fishing, and camping with his kids. Duane can be found car racing competitively in the Street Stock Class Division at dirt tracks in Princeton, W.Va. and Bulls Gap, Tenn. 


1024x1024-1839577.jpg1024x1024-1839586.jpgMike "RB" Branham - lives in Hansonville VA. and has had a stellar career working with the Virginia Department of Transportation, rising to District Maintenance Engineer. Mike and wife, Lori, are the proud parents of one son named Heath. Mike & Lori enjoy traveling and boating.


1024x1024-1884942.jpg1024x1024-1848000.jpgPatrice Brown - lives in Pounding Mill, Va and is happily married to Bryan Lockhart. They will celebrate their 26th wedding anniversary in August. Patrice is the proud mother of three children: Erin (16), Bethany (13), and Christopher (7). Patrice is currently a substitute teacher in the Richlands area. She also stays busy with family and multiple volunteer efforts through church and community projects. Her passion is working with children with special needs. Her hobbies include gardening, cooking, camping, and music.


1024x1024-1839611.jpgBeth Church Hubbard - lives in Bluefield, VA. and has made her living, the last 12 years, working for the Bluefield Beverage Company. Beth has been married 21 years and has one son. Beth's son, Derek, will be 20 in July. Beth enjoys traveling, walking, and church activities.

1024x1024-1861642.jpg1024x1024-1861647.jpgDon Farley - works for HTF Mechanical Services. Don has two children: Kayla (24) and Adrian (19). Don has one grandson: Keith (2) and has a granddaughter due in September. Don enjoys camping, music, and dogs. 

Thomas French - lives in Moseley, VA. and is a Police Lieutenant with the Richmond Police Department. Thomas has been married 17 years to Angela Jones (GHS Graduate). Thomas and Angela have two children: Brandon 11 and Carey Anne 8. Thomas has served our country for 20 years in the Army National Guard reserves. Thomas was recently called up for active duty and is now stationed in Kuwait. Thomas is a CW3 Chief Warrant Officer and is currently piloting C-12 airplanes. When he returns to the states, Thomas will spend most of his free time mountain biking and snow skiing.  

1024x1024-1861639.jpg1024x1024-1839696.jpgDave "Bisky" Gillespie - now resides in Roanoke, VA. Dave is a Driver/Sales Representative for Conway Freight. Dave enjoys motorcycling, golf, and traveling.

1024x1024-1884937.jpg1024x1024-1839922.jpgBill Hall - has been married 25 years to wife Laurie. They reside in Sparta, TN. Bill and Laurie have two daughters, Heather (23) and Kayla (19). Bill is a project manager for Mid-State Construction. Bill still drives formula race cars in his spare time and he enjoys traveling, photography, shooting sports, and tournament poker. Bill can be found racing this weekend (7/16/11) at Road Atlanta. 

Mary Ruth Harmon - lives in Charlottesville, VA. and works at the University of Virginia Medical Center.  

Mark Hartley - lives in Bluefield, VA and works for American Electric Power. Mark and wife, Shellie Jackson (GHS Graduate), have been married 20 years. Mark and Shellie have two children: Emily 13 and Heath 10. Mark enjoys hunting, fishing, and camping with his family.

Rhonda Heldreth Boone - resides in Matthews, NC with husband Richard (GHS Graduate). Rhonda and Richard have been married 18 years and have three children: Ali 12, Adam 11, and Mackenzie 8. Rhonda is a Registered Nurse who currently practices her vocation at home with her children and husband. Rhonda enjoys gardening, exercising, and lifting weights. Rhonda is also a member of a local swim team.

Rebecca Howery Holt - resides in Arlington, VA. Becky is a Research Coordinator and works for the Cardiovascular Research Institute at Washington Hospital Center. She specializes in device and drug studies related to invasive cardiac and peripheral procedures. Becky enjoys hiking and biking in her spare time.

Bobby Jackson - lives in Bluefield, West, Va. and is self-employed as an investor with occasional forays into property management. The last time Bobby checked, he does not have any children. Bobby enjoys what he calls "fun old stuff"; nearly anything that people enjoyed from "the good ole days", such as antique cars, old movies, vintage radios, traditional jazz, or Lionel trains, to name a few. He also spends lots of time online, finding out more about these subjects, among other things. Bobby is excited to reconnect with Class of '81 classmates after all these years. Bobby is still single and he states, "yeah, I am lookin', at least a little."

Kenneth Jackson - lives in Wisconsin and works as a Trainmaster for the Canadian National Railroad. Kenny and wife Sheila have been married 15 years. Kenny and Sheila have two children: Brady 10 and Karly 7. Kenny builds houses on the side and also enjoys camping, fishing, and playing softball. 

Sue Kinder Copley - lives in Rural Retreat, Va. and is presently working as a public health nurse for the Virginia Dept. of Health as a member of the Wellness Team. Sue has been married 27 years to Russell Copley. They have two children: Rachel (22) and Zachary (19). Sue enjoys machine embroidery, riding motorcycles, crocheting, and going on mission trips. She is excited about her next mission trip to Honduras in July of 2012. 

Susan Jester Wingfield - lives in Richmond, VA. and works as a Systems Analyst for Quantum Resources Corporation.

Rosellis Johnson Graham - lives just outside Richmond, VA. and works as a Deputy Clerk for the Court of Appeals of Virginia and serves as the Court's records administrator and liaison to all the circuit courts in Virginia. Rosellis has been married 12 years to Kelly Graham (Class of 1980).

Susan Kessler Singleton - lives in Roanoke, VA. and works as a Speech-Language Pathologist in a hospital and at Radford University. 

Garland Kitts - makes his home in Winston-Salem, NC. and works as Manager of Information Technology at Dyestuffs, Inc. in High Point. Garland and wife Ashley have been married nearly 4 years. Garland has two step children, Taylor 11, Ashton 8, and a son Connor who is 3.  

Jeff Light - lives in Centreville, VA. and works as a Senior Contracts Negotiator for Electronic Data Systems Corporation. Jeff has two wonderful daughters, Megan 11 and Amanda 6.

1024x1024-1848001.jpg1024x1024-1848009.jpgKaren Mann - lives in Roanoke, VA. Karen has made her living as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician for the last 30 years. She also bartends at Kabuki Japanese Steakhouse. Karen has one son named Allen (23). Karen enjoys bicycling, swimming, cooking, and traveling.

Teresa Matney Crockett - makes her home in Bedford, VA. Teresa works for Elizabeth Arden in customer service/special sales. Teresa has been married 8 ½ years and has a three-year-old daughter named Allyson.

1024x1024-1861643.jpg1024x1024-1841012.jpgLarry McGlothlin - lives in Hillsborough, NC and makes his living as a Transportation Engineer. Larry and wife Julie celebrated their 28th wedding anniversary in March. Larry and Julie have a 25-year-old daughter named Courtney. The family enjoys traveling and spending time with close friends. Most fulfilling for Larry and Julie is serving God in the local church.

1024x1024-1841020.jpgMona Mitchell Jackson - lives in Parkersburg, WV. and is a minister in the United Methodist Church serving Stephenson UMC in PKB. Mona and husband Fred will celebrate their 24th wedding anniversary in September. Mona says, "What a great life! What a great husband!" They have one daughter, Kristi who resides in Atlanta (works at the Speedway). Mona is also the proud grandparent of a 10-year old grandson. Mona enjoys boating, hunting, fishing, and golf. Mona's goal is to make Stephenson UMC the greatest church in Parkersburg. 

1024x1024-1884938.jpgChris Morris - lives in Blue Ridge, Va and has been married to Tonya (GHS grad) for 22 years. Chris is the Regional Sports Editor for Media General News Service in Lynchburg, Va. Chris and Tonya have one son named John (18). Chris is headed to Vegas, baby!  

1024x1024-1884941.jpg1024x1024-1840984.jpgMichael "Moon" Mullins - lives in Charlotte, NC. and owns a Recruiting Firm (Career Consulting Associates, LLC). Michael and wife Patricia have a 4-year-old daughter named Mason. Michael likes to golf and also is a director and benefactor in InnerVoices Theatre Company of Charlotte.

1024x1024-1861644.jpg1024x1024-1840990.jpgTerri Nash Cole - Terri and husband Charlie live in Bluefield, Va. and will celebrate their 24th wedding anniversary in October. Terri works mostly at home as a "domestic engineer" and sporadically at Cole Harley-Davidson. Terri has enjoyed every second of being a mother to four fantastic boys: Chaz 22, Will 20, Cameron 18, Christian 18. Terri is looking forward to the next chapter in her life. Terri enjoys reading, cooking, gardening, motorcycling, beach and lake living. She will be visiting Hawaii in September.

Tammy Jo Neal - makes her home in Princeton, WV. and works in computer sales. Tammy has two children and is proud to be a grandma.

1024x1024-1841188.jpgTroy Nipper - lives in Roanoke, VA. and has made his career working in the environmental field. Troy now works for the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality as a Senior Environmental Inspector.

1024x1024-1841212.jpgLynn Owensby Brooks-Muck - lives in Idaho and works at St. Alphonsus Comprehensive Pain and Spine Clinic as the clinic Clinic Manager. Lynn and husband Jim have been married 11 years. Lynn has two sons: Alan (29) and Chris (27). She also has an amazing daughter-in law-Brandi. Lynn stays busy and can't wait for the day when she can actually enjoy some hobbies.

Randa Patton McDonald - lives in Christiansburg, VA. and is Director of the Technology Assistance Center at Radford University.

1024x1024-1841218.jpgCurtis Phillips, Sr. - lives in Reynoldsburg,Ohio and works as a Math Teacher in Columbus City Schools. Curtis has one son, Curtis, Jr. (15). Curtis enjoys church, traveling, attending basketball and football games, and going to movies.

1024x1024-1841244.jpgKim Pruett Hurt - lives in Covington, VA. and has carved out a successful career as a Corporate Administrator for several Assisted Living Facilities. Kim is the proud parent of a seventeen-year-old daughter who excels as a varsity cheerleader and is a member of the National Beta Club. 

1024x1024-1884940.jpg1024x1024-1841238.jpgKevin Puckett - lives in Raleigh, NC. and works as a Mechanic. After graduating in 81, Kevin served our country from 81-96 in the United States Marines and is a Gulf War Veteran. Kevin has been married to Wendy Puckett for 9 fantastic years and has 6 children Angel 25, David 23, and James 21, Tucker 20, Brandi 17 and Kaitlyn 16.  

Tony Rasnake - lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado and works as a Sergeant for the State Highway Patrol in Colorado Springs. Tony joined the Air Force shortly after graduation and spent almost five years serving our country. Tony has been married for 15 years.

1024x1024-1884939.jpg1024x1024-1841191.jpgChuck "Skeeter" Richardson - currently resides in Lynchburg, VA and works for Norfolk Southern Railway as Assistant Track Supervisor.

Bobby Riffe - currently resides in Orlando, FLA. and is currently the Senior Vice President for PEICO Professional Engineering and Inspection Company. Bobby enjoys fishing, music, biking, scuba diving and dirt biking.

Julie Rusyniak - lives in Pittsburg, CA. and works as an Educational Consultant for Behavior Analysts, Inc., working with children with autism, their families and school districts. 

1024x1024-1852129.jpg1024x1024-1841195.jpgCindy Shrader Cool - lives in High Springs, FLA. and makes her living teaching voice. Cindy is also the Youth Minister at her church. Cindy and husband Ike will have been married 17 years in August. Cindy and Ike have two children, Jordan 12 and Katelyn 9.

Michael H. Simpson is Senior Vice President with the Bank of Tennessee located in Johnson City. Michael is married to Carolyn and they have three children: Josiah (5), Thomas (20 months), and Rachel (7 months). Michael has young children and has a good sense of humor about it. He notes that his preacher says it's great to have your own grandchildren.

Sharon Stout Henderson - lives in Fuquay-Varina, N.C. and has been married 24 years. Sharon spends her weekends working with her best friends at Market Imports in Raleigh. Sharon says, "if you find yourself at the NC State Farmers Market stop by and see me. I would love to see ya'll!" Sharon is the proud mother of two daughters: Sidney Blair (20) and Rachel (15). In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities. Design and event planning is her specialty. Sharon is very excited about the upcoming reunion and looks forward to seeing dear classmates. 

1024x1024-1841201.jpgDonnie Tabor - lives in Hixson, Tenn. and has made his career in the Engineering field. Donnie works as an Engineer for a Civil & Environmental Engineering firm in Chattanooga. Donnie and his family are active in a local church. Donnie has a son who is 14 and a daughter 11.

Virginia "Ginny" Tickle Fisher - lives in Bluefield VA and is self employed as a Child Care provider. Ginny has been married to her best friend George E "Hooger" Fisher III (GHS 77) for 28 years. They have two children: George E "Jody" IV (27) and Aaron C "Chuckie" (25). Ginny enjoys spending time with family and friends. Ginny is waiting to hit the lottery before making any big plans.

Rhonda Vanhoozer Tracey - resides in Belvidere, IL. Rhonda and her husband Joe own and operate a log home business. Rhonda and Joe have two lovely daughters. 

1024x1024-1841196.jpgJohn Walker - now lives in Sparks, NV. John has an MBA in Business Management and works at Renown Health. John and wife Kelli have been married 22 years and are the proud parents of four children: Halie 19, Jessie 17, John Jr. 15, Natalie 13. John enjoys spending time with his family and coaching a variety of sports. John and his family recently attended the American Idol Tour in Oakland, CA.  

1024x1024-1841217.jpgKaren Williamson Ford - lives in Mitchellville, MD. and works for Fannie Mae. Karen has two children: Paul III and Nina.

Vanessa Wolford - lives in Bluefield and has made her career in the banking industry. Vanessa is the proud mother of one son. Vanessa is planning a trip abroad this year to Italy.

Lonnie Yates - lives in Bluefield, VA. and works for BB&T Bank as an investment broker. Lonnie also owns a Real Estate Firm.

Updated in 2001

Updated in 2003

Updated in 2011