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Preston R. Adams,
Groves, TX 77619
Occupation: Star Enterprise, Port Arthur
Wife: Jean; Children: David--Class of '78; Jan--Class of '80
Bargainer, 9915 Sandalwood Drive, Waco, TX 76712
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Phone number: 254-772-5384
I married James Bargainer (PA Thomas Jefferson, Class of 1954) in 1959. We have lived in Dallas, Austin, Houston and now Waco. We have two children; David, an attorney in The Woodlands, TX and Laura, an elementary school teacher in Lorena, TX near Waco. We have five grandchildren ranging in age from 14 to 5 – 4 boys and one girl. We spend our time with family, are active in Columbus Avenue Baptist Church ( I am on the Pastor Search Committee right now), and like to travel in our camper trailer. We also enjoy dabbling in genealogy. I look forward to seeing everyone at our 50th Reunion – can’t believe it’s been that long! We’re not getting older – just better!
Becker, P.O. Box 50, Nederland, Texas 77627
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Phone number: 409-722-3730
Occupation: Retired duPont Beaumont Works, Own Becker Trailer Sales
Married to Mary Ann Richardson Becker PNG class of 1959
Two sons: Tyrone L. Becker Jr. (PNG class of 1976 - played on State Champion football team for PNG 1975); Murray B. Becker; Daughter: Tara Becker Ambrose; Grandsons: Tyler M. Land, Jacob L. Becker, Jamey D. Mooney
Blanchard Lough, 6779 Howe St., Groves, TX 77619
Occupation: Retired PNGISD Bus Driver
I have 4 boys, & 1 girl, 8 grandsons, 3 granddaughters, and I love all of them dearly, My husband, Phillip Lough, (1956 Bishop Byrne grad) retired from Star Enterprise in 1995. We have since been traveling about the country in our motorhome, and enjoying life to the fullest. Not expecting to slow down anytime soon.
Jerry G. Blanchard,
4520 Lee Street, Groves, TX 77619
Married to Carolynn S. Domingue (TJ '62), Children-Glenn, Troy, & Jason.
John D. Block, 802
Lazy Lane, Port Neches, TX 77651
Occupation: Retired from Neches Butane
All branches model train buff.
Two children, eight grandchildren.
Brau, 5427 32nd Street, Groves, TX 77619
Phone number: 409-962-7356
Occupation: Machinist-Huntsman Corp
Still happily single, near retirement, land barron, privately owned machine shop, collector of antique automobiles, and still searching, for someone near and dear to my Heart-with plenty of money and antique automobiles.
William T. Bruce,
Jr., 13123 Roaring Springs Lane, Dallas, TX 75240-5642
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Phone number: 972-239-4901
Occupation: Retired-Mechanical Engineer - UT Austin
Wife: Dorothy Odom, Daughter Catherine Bruce Purdy (8/17/61) of Austin Texas, Son - Thomas H. Bruce (9/2/64) of Alice Spring, Australia
Linklater, 171 Cardinal Dr., Paige, TX 78659
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Phone number: 512-308-9314; 310-562-7499 (cell)
Riley L. Burnett,
151 Key Corner, Brownsville, TN 38012
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Occupation: Retired teacher and coach and now coaching and teaching in Tennessee.
Married to a Nederland Bulldog and have three children and five grandchildren. My wife is Charline Babineaux for 40 years and many more to come.
Married Bruce Dement, class of '56, in 1959. We were an Air Force family from 1960-1967, First assignment was Bartow A.F.B., Florida, where with other Air Force wives, I saw the presidential candidates, John Kennedy and Richard Nixon, at the Tampa airport. Three daughters -Darla born at Laredo, Texas -1961, Melanie born in Calif.- 1963, Colleen born in Hawaii- 1966
Moved back to Texas where we became a Delta Airlines family from 1967-1997, living in Huffman, Conroe and now Keller/Roanoke, Texas. I began oil painting in 1971 and have enjoyed various painting mediums -pastels, watercolor and acrylics. Went back to college and finished my art degree at Dallas Baptist University in 1994, with a daughter and our first three grandchildren in the audience. We now have six "grand" grandchildren-from 3 to 18. I enjoy writing and have been journaling for 20 years. We've had lots of highs with our family and seeing wonderful places on our travels. But, like most people, we've had sad times too. The worst was the loss of our precious daughter, Melanie, on Dec. 13, 2004.
Sparks, Port Neches, TX 77651
Cole, 501 Barbara Court, Pt. Neches, TX 77651
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I married Joe Cole in 1959. He was a career Air Force guy so we lived in many different areas. We have 3 sons - Craig, he teaches at the Federal Prison in Beaumont, he lives in Groves, Tx. Mark, is an executive in Consumer Credit Counseling, lives in Atlanta, Ga., and Collin, Vice-Pres. of a design company - Frog Design, he lives in Austin, Tx. We also have 3 wonderful "daughters" (in-laws, but, we don't see it that way!) and 7 grandchildren. My husband, Joe, just passed away on March 27th of this year. We were married for 48 years and I miss him terribly, but, I have wonderful family and friends to help me through this difficult time. That's why I only went to the class luncheon on Friday, didn't think I could make it through the Sat. night get-together. I would love to hear from friends and have enjoyed the website and reading about my classmates. We just moved back into the area in 1999, it is good to be home!
Glynda N. Dunlap
Dorsey, 7521 Miller CR 4, Doddridge, AR 71834
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Occupation: retired special education teacher
Married to Troy Patrick Dorsey August 23, 1957. Four children: Twins--son-Ken Dorsey and daughter-Penny Sullivan, daughter-Debbie McKissick, and son-Scott Dorsey. Grandchildren--5 grandsons and 5 granddaughters. Since retirement we have been involved for 11 years with a group that travels the United States and does physical and evangelistic work for churches, children's homes, and church youth camps.
John Evans, 245
Lakeview Drive, Trinidad, TX 75163
e-mail address: JohnGayle@aol.com
Phone number: 903-778-4624
Occupation: Retired from Perot Systems. Married to Gayle Herford. Live on a lake just outside of Dallas. Have 2 children 4 grandchildren.
203 Bogey Lane, Brookeland, TX 75931 (Sam Rayburn Lake)
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Phone number: 1-409-698-2166
Occupation: Retired from PN-G I.S.D.
Married to Sue D. Freeman who is also a graduate of PN-G in 1957.
2433 Medford Court East, Fort Worth, TX 76109
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Phone number: 817-923-6527
Occupation: Recently Retired
After high school received a Marketing degree from Texas A@M in 1961. Following graduation joined the U.S.Navy and spent five active duty years, including combat service in Vietnam. Served in the U.S.Naval Reserves until 1983 and retired as a Commander with 20 years of service. Worked for Pier 1 Imports Inc., North America’s largest specialty retailer of imported decorative home furnishings and accessories for over 32 years. Originally traveled the world buying merchandise before becoming President in 1988. Retired in February, 2007, as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Married Felice Jeansonne from Nederland in 1966. We have three children----daughter (Jamie) born in 1970 and married to Darren Lewis with our only two grandchildren (Cade, 8, and Clara, 5). They also live in Fort Worth. We have a son (Mark) born in 1973. He is single and lives in Texas. We have a daughter (Jena) born in 1975. She is also single and lives in New York City. All three are University graduates. Looking forward to trying to figure out retirement, and reacquainting myself with PN-G classmates.
Hanicak Kownslar, 7922 Thornhill Drive, San Antonio, TX 78209
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Phone number: (210)828-5272
Sandra L. Haven,
513 Donna Ct., Port Neches, TX, 77651
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Phone number: 409-722-6321
Occupation: Retired 2002 -- Professor at Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.
Married James W. Thomas in 1976. We enjoy traveling --- especially cruising!
Benson, 14737 Dasmarinas, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
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Phone number: 361-949-9566
Occupation: Retired Middle School Principal
Married to Bruce B. Benson. Nine grandchildren ranging from 29 years to 2 and 3 great grandchildren (David, Katie, Brooks, Colin, Brock, Sarah Beth, Pierce, Kyle, & Chase)
After graduating from PNG, I received a BA in English from Lamar University and later a Masters in Education with a minor in history and speech from North Texas State University. I spent 47 years teaching and then acting as first an assistant principal and then a principal in the public schools of Texas. I married Bruce B. Benson in 1978, and we recently celebrated our 30th anniversary at the top of the Hyatt Regency in Phoenix, Arizona where we had our first date. I retired from education in June, 2007. We still reside in Corpus Christi where we are active in our church and its discipleship and mission work in our community. We are both very active in the Emmaus Community of Corpus Christi. We like to pay frequent visits to Austin to be with my cousins I grew up with and to Phoenix to enjoy our grandchildren.
Minkler, 212 Mountain View, Wimberley, TX 78676
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Phone number: 512-847-6273
Occupation: Assistant Editorial Coordinator
Evans, 245 Lakeview Dr., Trinidad, TX 75163
e-mail address: johngayle@AOL.com
Phone number: 903-778-4624
Richard (Dick) Hoelzer,
11206 Hollander Ave, Hudson, FL 34667
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Phone number: 727-869-6633 Graduated...1957 Port Neches Groves High School
Occupation: Retired.....PGA Golf Professional
Roy A. Hollier,
2225 12th Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
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Phone number: 409-727-4064
Occupation: Retired electrician and current city councilman, Port Neches
Three children Roy Jr. (Tony) 2/3/59, Jolyn 3/23/60, and Tim 11/29/64. Married to Veva Hollier, retired educator.
Sue D. Hollis
Freeman, 203 Bogey Lane, Brookeland, TX 75931 (Sam Rayburn Lake)
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Phone number: 1-409-698-2166
Occupation: Retired from PN-G I.S.D.
Married to Mickey Freeman who is also a graduate of PN-G in 1957.
Simms, 2899 60th Street, Port Arthur, TX 77640
Phone Number: 409-736-3102
I have lived in Port Acres for the past 48 years. My husband, Billy, passed away in Feb. 2005. I have two daughters (Kathy and Lily) and four grandchildred (3 girls and one boy)
Jimmy L. King, 403
E. Second Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: JKING@Infohwy.com
Occupation: Supervisor for Barras Industries
Married to Ophelia King (41 yrs), two sons - Jim (PNG 78) and Gary (PNG 82), three grandchildren - Heather, Tyler, & Trenton.
John Douglass Libby,
2169 CR 2790, Woodville, TX 75979
e-mail address: jdlibby@gmail,com
Phone number: 409-837-2035
Occupation: Retired, 1991 ffrom Hoechst Celanese Corp. Corporate VP, Group President, VP Human Resourses, VP Materials Mgt., Marketing Director, Financial Manager.
Married Peggy Davis (PNG class, 1958) in 1959. 2 daughters, 2 sons-in-law and 4 granddaughters. President, Woodville Rotary Club; President, Wee Wisdom Pre School; Chairman, Administrative Board, Woodville United Methodist Church. Graduated from Lamar University in 1961, BBA, Accounting
Fay Michon McKinley,
Groves, TX 77619
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Phone number: 409-963-0431
Occupation: Hard working mom.
I have two kids. 1 31 yr old man, the other 24 musician in NC.
Eaves, 276 Eaves Mountain Ln., Mena, AR 71953
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The Lord has blessed my life since graduating from PN-G. I had a career with E.I. DuPont in Orange, TX, where we lived, and my husband, Dick, was with the same company. After over 31 years service, we retired 16 years ago Jan. 2, 1991. We lived the first eleven years on Toledo Bend Lake at Many, LA where we built out first retirement home. The last five years we have lived in Mena, AR adjoining the Ouachita National Forest on 3 sides and built our second retirement home, and we raise timber. We have enjoyed traveling in various R.V.'s. We're involved in our Church, The Gideons International ministry, and Christian Motorcyclists Asso. headquartered near our home. The Lord has blessed us with very good health. We look forward to seeing PN-G classmates and also attending Dick's Stark High Class 50th Reunion this year in Orange!
Randolph N. Morvant,
Jr., 760 Texla Rd., Vidor, TX 77662
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Occupation: Self Employed
Married: Bettie A. (Fox) Morvant - 2 children. Caddy for Babe Zaharias-Appox. 1950. U.S.Coast Guard Band. Movie:Pancho Barnes - her life story. Elissa-worlds oldest Tall Ship- crew, restoration - sailed into Beaumont twice. Ports of Call Tall Ship- crew, restoration - sailed to Cayman Islands. CEO: travel busses & long hall trucks. CEO: Baobob International, Inc. -& Foundation
Stanley G. "George"
Newsom, 4721 Martha Lane, Groves, TX 77619
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Phone number: 409-963-3830; cell: 409-718-0612
Married to Martha Ruth Newsome from Houston. 5 children: Elizabeth McBride of Winnie married to Vaughn McBride they have 1 child Kris McBride George Michael Newsome of Groves married to Diane they have 3 children Jessica, Michayla and George Michael Theresa Newsome of Winnie has 3 children one girl Danielle married to Matt Badgett and they have 2 children Kennedy and Drake, and two boys Daine and Michael Dale Ginger Bitter of Florence, Texas married to David Bitter they have 2 children Jeremy and Chance William "Bill" Newsome of Port Neches.
James E. Nobles,
1855 Nall St., Port Neches, TX 77651
Phone number: 409-722-5784
Occupation: Auditor - Internal Revenue Service
Married Judy Thompson in 1959. Four children: Margie, PNG '79; Susan, PNG '80; Natalie PNG '84; Robert, PNG '86. Six grandchildren.
Roy E. Pratt, 1733
Green Oaks, Port Neches, TX 77651
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Phone number: 409-722-1331
Occupation: Retired from Texaco Research - Now consulting.
Wife: Betty; Children: Beth Tatum & Kathy Dugger, Four grandkids!
Walker, 712 Bellah Dr. Irving, TX 75062
Phone number: 409-972-255-6711
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Occupation: retired teacher but am working as a consultant with new teachers in the Irving district, we are involved with staff development and mentoring teachers
Married Robert Walker in 1962, have a daughter, Dee Ann living in Bryan and a son, Wade living in San Antonio. We have 5 grandchildren ranging in age 17-3. Have done lots of traveling in those summers off and I am so glad that we have a group of people who are taking the responsibility of planning our 50th reunion. Can’t wait to see if I recognize anyone!!!.
Charlie L. Reynolds, 31 Sprucewood Dr., Wimberley, TX 78676
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Phone number: 409-722-0341
Occupation: Retired elementary school principal with PN-GISD
Wife: Betty Tulley (PNG '59). Daughters: Kim (PNG '80), Jodie (PNG '84). Grandchildren: Cody and Caitlin
William G. Richardson,
127 Carlang, Channelview, TX 77530-4201
Harris, 3200 Edgewood Lane, Nacogdoches, TX 75961
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Phone number: 936 560 4776
Occupation: Retired teacher
I was married for 21 years to Ronald Clayton Harris but am now single. We had one daughter and two sons; Geri Mohea, Richard Austin, and Ronald Kent. My son-in-law is John Stout. I have five grandsons and one granddaughter. I retired in 1996 after twenty four years of teaching in the areas of Vocational Homemaking, Exceptional Early Childhood, and Special Education Resourse. I also worked as an educational diagnostition. I now live with my 91 year old mother in Nacogdoches. I enjoy restoring photos on the computer, photography, needlecrafts, interior decorating, gardening and reading. I also sell on eBay.
Daniels, 525 Free St., Silsbee, TX 77656
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Phone number: 409-385-3689
Occupation: Retired Accounting Assistant
I was married for 14 years to Ken Harris (brother of Patsy Savage's husband). That marriage ended and I married S. R. Daniels in 1973. He is currently in a nursing home with Alzheimers. From the first marriage, I was blessed with two daughters, Gwendolyn Gayle Harris and Sharon Beth Wilson. My family has grown to include a son-in-law, Tony Lee Wilson, granddaughter Clarice Wilson Hilton, grandson-in-law Steven Hilton and the latest and greatest addition, a great-granddaughter Morgan Elizabeth Hilton. I also am step-mother to my husband's three children and their families: Sharlett and Gary Reinke, sons Randy and Ryan; Jimmy and Sue Daniels, son Mark and daughter Jenifer; Danny and Andi Daniels, son Harley. Also, two step-great-granddaughters. All of my children and my husband's children are a great support to me. I enjoy sewing and crocheting, lunch at the Silsbee Senior Center and church services at Southside Church of Christ in Silsbee.
Smith Alexander, 2334 Grand Blvd, Port Neches, TX 77651
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Married Bobby Alexander July 20, 1957 and will celebrate our 50Th this summer. Was a stay-at-home mom and graduated from Lamar with a BS & Masters in 1978. Taught in the PNGISD for 11 years. We've traveled since retirement and hiked the Milford Track in New Zealand and in 2002 hiked the Grand Canyon and the Chilkoot Trail in Alaska. Proudest achievement is raising 3 fine children. John (1978), Carol (1980), and Stacy (1984). We have 6 wonderful grandchildren ages 4 months to 24 years. Four years ago we became "change of life" parents again. He runs our life. His name is Nick and he has 4 legs.(woof,woof).............................
Jack E. Sparks,
Port Neches, TX 77651
James (Jimmy) Stefflen,
755 Goodwin Ave., Port Neches, TX 77651
Occupation: Retired machinist/mechanic from Texaco, Port Arthur, TX 10/1/98
Married 41 years to Patsy Lane Stefflen, Class of '60. Two girls, Ronda Womack and Lorrie Moore. Four grandchildren, one girl and three boys. Hobby: making designer Birdhouses. Sales at area flea markets such as Larry's Trade Days and Canton. Still active in First Baptist Church, Port Neches, TX. Patsy retired from PN-G High School as cafeteria manager in 1999 after 26 years of service. I retired after 42 years of service at Texaco.
Darst, 2519 Grand Blvd., Port Neches, TX 77651
Phone number: 409-722-6925
Occupation: Taught 5th grade at Port Neches Elementary for 15 years.
I married Earl Darst from New Mexico but we have lived in Port Neches all of our married lives. We have three precious daughters. The oldest, Dana Moore (David) lives in Baton Rouge. Christi Duhon (Mike) live in Jacksonville, Florida. The youngest, Ronda Devenzio (Trent) live in Nederland. I guess she will choose our nursing home! We have eight adorable grandchildren (4 boys, 4 girls). We love to travel in our motor home - going from I-10 in Beaumont east to the end of I-10 in Jacksonville (can't get lost doing that)! We also love to cruise. Enjoyed working on the reunion committee. It was fun! Jan did such a great job!
R. Stoudenmier, 16726 Adlong School Road, Crosby, TX 77532
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Phone number: 281-328-4346
Occupation: Owner TRS Services Inc.
Still live in Crosby on 80 acres. Jody is BIG into horses witch means I will never be able to retire. Renee, my daughter, lives in Bridge City with grandchildren, Occupation:
Frances Ann Taylor
Bradbury, 161 Elk Ridge, Canyon Lake, TX 78133
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Phone numberr: 830 964-3021
Married: Gerald Wayne Bradbury - November 27, 1958
Occupation: Security Specialist in charge of security department at CITGO Refinery in Corpus Christi. Served on Emergency Response Team - Communications Management Team.
Children: Gerald Wayne, Jr. (San Antonio)- Janice Leigh Bradbury Hanna (Austin) - Richard Lyle Bradbury (New Braunfels) - Courtney Ann Bradbury Cammarano (Lacey, WA).
Grandchildren: 5 Grandaughters - 6 Grandsons. We had to wait for four of the grandchildren-- the other seven came to us as gifts--and they were already potty trained!!!! Corey Austin, our newest grandson, was born March 28 of this year to our 40-year old daugher, her first. Retirement activities: Retired second time when I sold my ladies boutique in Gruene. Working on internet from home for insurance agency in Houston. Enjoying the "play money." Husband drives a bus for Schlitterbahn during the summer and Comal ISD during school. He was bored and needed some excitement in his life! We like to travel, visit with church friends, and watching the deer on our 5 acres near Canyon Lake and the Guadalupe River. Member First Baptist Church Canyon Lake.
George William Thompson,
Jr., 6069 Clifden Drive, Brownwood, TX 76801
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Phone number: 325-784-6245
Occupation: Criminal Justice Professional(Retired)
Master level and Teacher Certification work at University of Texas Permian Basin and Tarelton State University; Bachelor Degree in Criminal Justice-University of Texas Permian Basin;
Associates Degree-Law Enforcement- Midland College; Graduate National FBI Academy- Quantico, Va.- Law Enforcement Administration; Graduate National Institute of Correction-Correctional Management- Boulder,Co.; Vietnam Era Veteran-720th Military Police Battalion, 4th Army, III Corps, I Log Cmd. Married to Peggy Lanora (Nee:Morgan from Bellaire,Tx.) for 43 years. Four children, eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Main Accomplishments: Forty-One Years of Public Service
Hobbies: Woodworking and Substitute Teaching
John H. “Johnny”
Thompson, 2807 Arrowhead Trail, Midland, TX 79705
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Occupation: Retired law enforcement administrator. Presently owner and operator of a tool sharpening service for the cabinet shops and woodworkers in this area.
Married: Pamela Bickers Thompson, PNG class of 1961, since 1962. Children: 2 daughters, Bliss and Janet. Grandkids: 2 boys: Marlin, 9 and Connor, 6. One very best granddaughter: Chancey, 8. Mostly retired, we travel a little. Pam quilts a lot and is an officer in the local quilting guild. We both collect vintage sewing machines, primarily Singer Featherweights. I help an antique dealer, doing research and evaluation of antique firearms. We both ride Harleys, but not as much lately. Too busy with other stuff.
Venable, 6233 Howe Street, Groves, TX 77619
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Occupation: Stay at home Mom
Have four children: Carleen Digiovanni '76, Darlene Licatino '78, Karen English '82 and Brent Venable '95
We also have 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. I married my High School sweetheart Gene Venable he graduated in '58. He retired in 2000 and we have been doing some traveling
Wayne Wallace, 631
Pecan Street, Canyon Lake, TX 78133
Phone number: 830 964-2515 Home 210 827-0721 Cell
Occupation:Retired Safety Engineer from Saudi Aramco Oil Company in 1999.
Graduated from Texas A&M in 1961.Married to Mary Jo, formerly from Beaumont. We have 4 children and eleven grandkids.
Curnutt, 1010 Washington Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
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Occupation: Retired REALTOR/Office manager
I am attending Lamar state College/Port Arthur computer and music classes. I have 5 children, 11 grandchildren, 10 Great-Grandchildren