The '50s

Posted: July 12, 2013

Charles Gaddy ’53 of Raleigh, N.C., has been inducted into the Raleigh Hall of Fame.

Deaths

Barbara Pearson Arau ’50 June 18, 2013

Renee Adele Davis ’50 June 30, 2012

William Henry “Sporty” Highfill ’50 Feb. 6, 2013

James Rawlins ’50 Oct. 1, 2012

Adli Alliss ’51 April 23, 2013

Elizabeth “Betty” Simpson Bergman ’51 July 29, 2012

Philip “Phil” Theodore Feeney ’51 Oct. 24, 2012

Marie Kelly Hogan ’51 April 17, 2012

Barbara McFarland Matthews ’51 Nov. 4, 2012

Henry C. “Hank” Semmler ’51 Nov. 17, 2012

Flora Lee Edwards Welker ’51 March 7, 2013

Alyce Valaer Wood ’51 Nov. 11, 2012

Robert Fulton Achor ’52 Jan. 24, 2013

Robert E. “Bob” Oehman ’52 Oct. 18, 2012

Alfred “Al” Marshall Thomy ’52 Oct. 14, 2012

Walter Clinton Jackson III ’53 June 9, 2013

James Carson Meredith Jr. ’53 Jan. 21, 2013

Gordon C. Hurlbert Jr. ’54 May 15, 2013

James R. Lomax ’54 Nov. 18, 2012

Roberta Burgess Trulove ’54 Oct. 29, 2012

Lloyd C. Dillon ’55 March 29, 2013

Neva Watson Newlin ’55 Jan. 8, 2013

Frances Griffith Howell ’56 July 10, 2013

Betty Key Putnam ’56 Feb. 28, 2013

Richard Boyce Cheves ’57 Nov. 13, 2012

Chester Arthur Hartley ’57 Aug. 5, 2012

Doris Ingram Echols ’58 April 3, 2013

Edwin Bailey Carroll ’59 June 12, 2013

Villard “Bill” Butler Dunn ’59 Aug. 3, 2012

Andrew Martin “Andy” McGlamery Jr. ’59 March 20, 2013

Harold David Yow ’59 Feb. 11, 2013

Sympathy is extended to

Sally Goodrich Hurlbert ’51 upon the death of her husband Gordon C. Hurlbert, Jr. ’54, May 15, 2013.

Hayes O. Ratledge ’51 and his wife Nancy McGuire Ratledge ’51 upon the death of their sister-in-law Isabel Ratledge, Oct. 5, 2012.

Ralph O. Welker ’51 upon the death of his wife Flora Lee Edwards Welker ’51, March 7, 2013.

Judith Mower Goodman ’52 upon the death of her son Robert Blair Goodman, Aug. 7, 2012.

Harold Jernigan ’52 upon the death of his brother H. Paul Jernigan ’47, March 2, 2013.

Bobbie Shumaker Tracy ’53 upon the death of her daughter Susan Bailey Black, Sept. 23, 2013.

Carolyn Cornatzer Lasek ’54 upon the death of her husband Leonard I. Lasek ’66, May 21, 2013.

Betty Anne Martin White ’54 upon the death of her husband Jack Murray White ’49, Oct. 17, 2012.

Reva Watson Dietrich ’55 upon the death of her husband Robert E. Dietrich, June 24, 2012, and her twin sister Neva Watson Newlin ’55, Jan. 8, 2013.

Rachel Shelton Bainbridge ’56 upon the death of her husband Samuel Bainbridge, Aug. 28, 2012.

Jerry Payseur ’56 upon the death of his brother-in-law Samuel Bainbridge, Aug. 28, 2012.

John Beale Wood, Sr. ’56 upon the death of his wife Alyce Valaer Wood ’51, Nov. 11, 2012.

R. Penn Truitt ’57 upon the death of his brother K. Ray Truitt, June 17, 2012.

Dale ’58 and Anne Rollins ’58 Watson upon the death of their brother-in-law Robert E. Dietrich, June 24, 2012 and Dale’s sister Neva Watson Newlin ’55, Jan. 8, 2013.

Mary Ellen White Jordan ’59 and husband Haroldeen “Dean” Jordan ’59 upon the death of her brother Jack Murray White ’49, Oct. 17, 2012.

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