President Brent Munlin
Vice President Troy Crochet
Secretary Tammie Clark
Treasurer Robin Buckley
Reporter Julie Hodges
Class Yell: "Pride and Spirit, that's our mix...Senior Class of '86"

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Jason Abshire, 403 Morningside Dr., League City, TX 77573
e-mail address:
Phone number: 281-557-2261
Occupation: Coach/Teacher for CCISD and Adjunct Professor at San Jacinto College, Texas A&M Galveston and College of the Mainland.
I married Jennifer Anderson (Orangefield) in 2000 and we have two children. Katherine is 3yrs old and AJ is 1yr old. Look forward to seeing everyone
Updated: 7/28/06

Candice (Candy) Adams Wallace, 115 Wolfcreek Road North, Pell City, AL 35125
Phone number:  205-338-7462
Occupation:  RN-Critical Care Nurse, Anniston, Alabama, Regional Medical Center
One daughter, Allie Adams Wallace, born 6/29/94.

Shana Allen Dumesnil, Allen, TX 75013
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Sr. Sales Advisor - Nortel Networks
I married my high school sweetheart - John Dumesnil ('86) in 1990.  We have 2 wonderful children, Hayley Rene' (2/14/96) and Jacob Tanner (6/2/98), that keep us very busy.  We live north of Dallas in Allen.  

Mike Arnold
e-mail address: 
Phone number:  409-724-0836

Lori Avila Thibodeaux, 2600 Oleander, Groves, TX 
e-mail address:
Occupation: Part-time bookeeper and stay-at-home Mom
I have 3 boys, Thomas Dylan 15 (12-31-90) , Tyler Carl 13 (6-11-92), Landon Cole 3 1/2 (8-04-02); I also have 2 stepchildren, Mandi 21 (4-11-85); and Shane 16 (12-29-89).  I am happily married to Randy Thibodeaux, also of Groves, a 1981 graduate of PNG. Visit my homepage...e-mail for its address! 
Updated: 4/16/07

Juli Bates Cook, 4910 Sue, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address: 

Sammy Beebe, 1141 Nickel Rd.  Iota, LA  70543
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Process Operator-Ventura
Married to Michelle Richard (Class of '87, Crowley, La.) for 12 years:  two children Mark (8-1-93) & Katie (6-12-95).
Updated: 4/17/06

Roxine Benton Behrens, Clarksburg, Maryland
e-mail address:
Phone number: 240-477-3902
Occupation: Project Manager - Global Energy Company
Married 18 years to my wonderful husband Bill and we have two boys, Christopher (25) and Tommy (8). After four universities and too many years later, I finally finished my bachelor’s degree (B.S. Business) in 2010 and my Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in May 2013. I am currently studying to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam later this summer. While my oldest son still lives and works in California (we spent 8 years out there), Bill, Tommy, and I now live and work just outisde of Washington, DC and are really enjoying the east coast. Sadly, we lost my mom to a car accident two years ago, for those of you who knew Earline (Hebert) Benton. I get back to the area occasionally to vist my dad, sister, and brother who all still reside in Groves. If you haven't visisted our nation's capitol, give me a call- I'd be happy to show you around!
Updated: 5/31/13

Darren C. Bertin, Nacogdoches, TX 75961
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Lawyer
B.A. - LSU (1993), M.T.S. - Duke University (1995), J.D. - Mercer University (1998).  Currently living and lawyering in Nacogdoches, TX (The Law Offices of Darren C. Bertin, PLLC). Married the former Cindy Sue Robertson, who hails from Toccoa, GA in 1995. We have two boys: Wilson Benjamin (age 6), Christopher Michael (age 3), and are anxiously awaiting the arrival of yet another boy due in Aug., '06."
Updated: 7/25/06

Michelle Bieljeski Stoneham, 7101 Kelliwood, Port Arthur, TX 77642
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-722-7546
Occupation:  After-School Activity Center Owner
I was a teacher for the past ten years. My last seven years were with PNGISD. I recently opened an after school child care center in the Plaza Shopping Center across from Central Mall. I am married to John Stoneham, owner of Stoneham & Associates Law Firm in Beaumont. My daughter Ashli is 14 years old. Can you believe it? I also have two step-children, Michael and Savannah. I will be getting started on our 15 year reunion as soon as possible. Please e-mail me your address and any addresses of people you know that we graduated with. I planned the 5 and 10 year reunions and both were huge successes. Donna Borel Byars and I worked very hard to find everyone but I know there were some people that were "lost" and didn't receive invitations. With e-mail and technology I hope we are able to find every person we graduated with for the 15 year reunion. 

Stacy Blankenship Long, 4430 Lee Ave., Groves TX 77619
e-mail asddress:
Occupation: Paralegal, Law Firm in Beaumont
I married Jerry Long (class of '84) in 1989. We have two great children, Jerrad (08/18/97) and Jolea (07/17/00). I graduated from Lamar University in 1990 with a BBA in Finance.
Updated: 6/16/06

Donna Borel Byars, 207 Hunter Ridge Lane, Nederland, TX 77627
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-724-7778
Occupation:  High School Teacher
I am married to Mark Byars (TJ '86 grad & high school sweetheart), and we have 2 children: Lauren (born 6/25/92) and Mark Alan (born 5/11/98). I began teaching at Nederland High School in 1992. I teach English II and psychology.
I look forward to seeing everybody at the 20-year reunion.
Updated: 2/28/06

Norman K Borne, Jr., 5948 W. Madison, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address: KARATEKEITH@AOL.COM
Phone number: 409-963-0492
Occupation:  Owner of Borne's Karate Academy and head of security for "The Bottle Shop"
Wife--Brandi R. Borne (Northcutt 87 graduate of Hamshire-Fannett).  Son - David K. Watson (11/25/87); Daughter - Makenzie E. Borne (11/26/95); Son - Garrett K. Borne (8/14/98).  Four years US Navy IC2, Honorable Discharge.  Two-time WKC Lightheavy weight kickboxing champion 1988 and 1989, US Navy Sixth Fleet Karate Champion.  Owner of Borne's Karate Academy for 4 years. I just became the 2000 World Karate Championships Breaking Champion in Las Vegas.
Phone number: (409)963-0492 FAX. (409)963-2823 

Shallyn Bourque Monroe, 1171 Devillier Rd., Winnie, TX 77665
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  LVN and Intradermal Cosmetic Technician
Married 2 children. Husband is Freddie Monroe from Nederland, daughter Caitlyn and son Dalton.

Shawna Brakhage Ensley, PO Box 51, Layton, Utah 84041
e-mail address:
Occupation: CAO Specialist, Commissary
I finally married my high school love, Jeaux Ensley from West Orange (class of 1988). He joined the Army and I have been following him around since 1990. We have two great kids, Krystyn 15 and Cameron 9. We are going to make our home up in Alaska when he retires. I would like to make it to any class reunions if anyone has information on them for me.
Updated: 2/13/07

Shara Briggs McClure, 6115 Hansford Land, Sugar Land, TX 77479
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 281-565-0689
Occupation: HealthCare Consultant
Married to Craig McClure in 1991. 2 kids - Melinda (born 1992) and Michael (born 1995).

Debbie Broseh Jordan, 617 Drawhorn, Port Neches, TX 77651 
e-mail address: DAYBEE67@AOL.COM 
Phone number: 409-724-7172
Occupation:  Homemaker
Married to a wonderful husband, Mike Jordan, from Nederland.  I have a daughter, Apryl 11/27/87 and a son, Cody 12/18/89.

Arline Broussard McElduff, Nederland, TX 77627
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  Hairstylist at Reflections Image Studio, Nederland, TX
Married Gary McElduff 2/6/99. No children yet. Gary is a draftsman/designer in Beaumont, TX.

Gay Broussard Vela, 3225 Patillo Rd, Orange, TX 77630
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-313-6261
Occupation:  4th grade teacher at Pietzch-McArthur Elementary in BISD
I married Robert (correctional officer at Stiles Unit) in Dec. 97. We have a beautiful and energetic son, Brandon 7/14/99 and a daughter April 7/28/84 (his). We recently purchased our first home and are busy remodeling. I would love to hear form ya'll and look forward to seeing everybody at the 15 year reunion.
Updated: 7/3/06

Terri Buchanan, 6800 Cambria, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-543-3213
Occupation:  Registered Nurse  
I have twins, Justin and Chelsey 11-17-88. They keep me busy!!!
Updated: 10/30/08

Mary Bryant Brooks, 240 Guedry Street, Sour Lake, TX
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-287-4641
Married with three children Jacob – 15; Courtney – 8; and Brandi – 5. Legal Assistant for a law firm in Beaumont
Updated: 8/15/06

Joanie Bryant Caskey, 10307 Feldman Falls, Missouri City, TX 77459
e-mail address: and
Phone  number: 281-636-1972
Occupation:  Realtor, The Bill Moore Team, RE/MAX Southwest, Sugar Land, Texas
Married Sam Caskey from Nederland, Texas in 1991. Have three girls - Brooke (1994), Madison (1998) and Hannah (2001). Located in the Houston area in Sienna Plantation, Missouri City
Updated: 12/1/09

Kim Burnett Tackett, 1449 Prussia Rd., Waverly, OH 45690
e-mail address:
Phone number:  740-947-7193
Occupation:  Dental Hygenist
Married to Tony Tackett and live in Waverly, Ohio.  I have two sons:  Anthony 10/15/87 and Timothy 6/25/91.

Kirk D. Carver, 408 Byrne, Houston, TX 77009
e-mail address:
Occupation: Senior Engineer, ExxonMobil
Graduated University of Texas, 1990, with BS Electrical Engineering. Married in 1998 to Elizabeth Kerin of Hyde Park, NY. Interests: Rugby, movies, writing, history, refractive surgery and science.

Kimmi Chatelain Hoffpauir, 2719 Elizabeth, Pt. Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
I have been married to Paul Hoffpauir (class of 84) since 2/27/88. We have two boys, Trevor (10/23/92) and Hayden (4/12/95). 
Updated: 3/23/06

Adria Chiasson Porter
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-729-2170
Occupation: Case Mgmt Coordinator
Kids: Rachael (18) & Laura (17). Grandkids: Ava (1) and Darron (due next month)
Updated: 5/29/06

Scott Clemmons, 303 Hunter Ridge Lane, Nederland, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-721-6805
Occupation:  Principal, Highland Park Elementary in Nederland
I married Gretchen Fore (class of 89) in May of 1992. We have one son, Kyle (7/12/93) and a daughter, Kelly Shaye (3/22/99).

Anna Collazo Buchanan, 6529 Trinity Heights Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76132
e-mail address:
Occupation: Registered Nurse at Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth
BSN from UTMB in Galveston. I married Bruce Buchanan (TCU grad) on 11-14-98. I have two stepsons Thomas (5-01-91) and Aaron (7-17-92). Bruce and I added a precious little boy to our family on 8-05-03 and his name is Luke Richard Buchanan.
Updated: 5/1/06

Troy Crochet, 202 Castle Circle, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Ooccupation: CEO of Crochet and Borel Services, Inc. since 1995
I married Tami Romero T. J. graduate of 86'. We have 3 beautiful girls Tatum (11) Tanner (8) and Taryn (4).

Jimmy Cross, 4824 Garfield, Groves, TX 77619
Phone number:  409-963-1874
Occupation:  SBC Communications
Married Melinda Thomas from Port Arthur. We have, one son, Kyler, born 3/25/92. 

Kim Czaja Roy, 3910 Conroe Lake Ct., Pearland, Texas
e-mail address:
Phone number: 281-485-3156

Teresa Daniels, Port Neches, TX 77651
Occupation:  Legal Assistant
I have three children: Chelsea (22), Logan (15), and Aubrie (8).
Updated: 5/6/15 

Chad Davis, Durham, NC 27707
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  Pediatrician
Married to Kim Lawson Davis ('87) for almost 9 years. We have two children (Caitlin and Caleb) and have been in North Carolina for a year and a half. I'm currently working in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Duke.

Michele (Missy) Davis Sheppard, 3939 Diamondale Court, Katy, TX 77450
e-mail address:
Phone number:  281-392-3962
Occupation:  3rd grade teacher at James Williams Elementary in Katy ISD
I married Scott Sheppard (’83) in 1993 and we have three beautiful boys… Spencer (2-28-97), Tyler (4-1-01), and Walker (4-12-04). We moved to Katy this year and love it. Scott is the Principal at Katy Junior High School and is finishing up his Doctoral work at Texas A&M in Education. I teach third grade at James Williams Elementary in Cinco Ranch which is part of Katy ISD. I will be starting on my Master’s again this coming fall in School Counseling. With all boys in the house, we stay very busy with baseball, football, and soccer.
Updated: 8/15/06

Steven Davis
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-729-5316
Occupation:  Police Officer
I married Emily Walker (TJHS Class 88).  We have 3 children, Brittany, Brock, and Brad.  Have been working in law enforcement for about 9 years now.  Look forward to hearing from some of my old buds from school. 

Tamara Derry Clark, 4422 Bellaire, Groves, TX 77619
Occupation: I currently teach 5th grade at Groves Elementary.  I have also taught 4th grade for the last nine years at Groves Elementary.
I married Kenneth Clark in December of 1990. I have 2 children: Kaitlyn (3/2/94) and Kendra (4/2/96) and another child on the way (3/2000). 

DeeAnn Dillon Phipps, Sugar Land, TX
e-mail address:
Phone number: 512-304-2353
Occupation:  Sonographer
Married an Aggie Engineer- Craig- on 8-8-98. We have 2 girls- Dillon (4/27/01) and Drew (10/22/03)

John D. Dumesnil, Allen, TX 75002
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Planning Manager for ODS Networks
Married Shana Allen in 1990.  Have two great children:  Hayley Rene (2/14/96) and Jacob (6/2/98)

Rene Dyson Shearman, 114 Elm Court, Westwego, LA 70094
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-504-655-0396 Please leave a message.
Occupation: Massage Therapist and Kyriate' Gifts product designer
I married Kevin Shearman, a New Orleans Attorney. Sadly he passed away August 30, 2007. I had lived in New Orleans area for the last 18 years. With a short stay in Port Neches after Hurricane Katrina. I again have a wonderful business: Massage By Rene and Kyriate' Gifts. Also, I was on the Board of Directors for the Association for the Arc of Greater New Orleans, and Board of Directors, of The Arc of Louisiana. I work on behalf of persons affected by mental retardation, at the local, state, and national level. I have 3 children. A daughter, Kyrie Robbins, born on 7/6/88 she is attending Delgado at New Olreans. Two sons they live with me in New Orleans , Brady Robbins, born on 8/17/91 he is a senior this year. Corey Robbins, born on 1/31/93 he is a junior and is attending New Olreans Cener for Creaive Arts. Remember to live your life like there is no tomorrow. You never know what the future holds for you and your family.
Updated: 9/10/09

David P. Eaves, 2818 Sea Ledge, Seabrook, TX 77586
e-mail address:
Phone number:  281-291-0378
Occupation:  Chemist with Lyondell Chemical Company
Graduated from Texas A&M University with a Wildlife Biology degree in 1992. Graduated from the University of Houston - Clear Lake with a Chemistry degree in 2002. I married Amanda Franke (Class of '89) in 1995. We have two kids - Sara was born on 04/17/01 and Thomas was born on 03/03/03.

Tre' Elmore, 3945 Suncrest, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-962-2264
Occupation: Electrician at Huntsman
I married Angel Costilow, we have 2 boys, Jacob (Jake) 3 years old and Joshua (Josh) 2 years old. I've been at Huntsman for 4 years drop me a line.

Tracy Fitzgerald Permenter 8095 E. Ashford Park, Orange, TX 77630
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-792-9080
Occupation: Realtor with RE/MAX First
I have been married to my husband, Clint, since 1991 and we built a house in 2006 in Orangefield. We have 2 wonderful children, Haley (10/7/1993) and Blake (10/16/1995) and we are all very active in our church, Community Church in Orange. We gave our lives to the Lord in 1997 and we have been blessed ever since. My husband is an Enviromental Advisor for Invista and I recently began my career in the real estate field. Give me a call if there is anything I can do for you!
Updated: 1/28/08

Mitchell T. Fontenote, 2233 12th Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: 
Phone number:  409-724-6531
Occupation:  Certified Public Accountant
I'm married to Lynelle Frederick, class of '85, and have two great kids, Taylor born 3/06/94 and Zachary born 3/28/2000.  I am currently a partner in the public accounting firm of Edwards, Tate & Fontenote, LLP located in Beaumont, Texas.

Danny Galloway, Seattle, WA
Phone number: 253-945-9652
Hey, all who cares.  Married H.S. Sweety, Danelle, have four kids and live in Seattle.  Haven't been back in a long time.  E-mail me if ya remember.  See ya.

Wendy Graham Keltner, Atlanta, GA
e-mail address:
Phone number: 770-787-4416
Occupation:  Controller
Married to Rich Keltner from McGregor, TX. Stepchildren: Kayla, Kylie, Adam and Brianna 

Chad Green, 107 Belmont Drive, SW, Leesburg, VA 20175
e-mail address:
Phone number: 703-669-0350
Occupation: Program Analystat Loudoun County Public Schools in Virginia
Married to Yvette Castro-Green, my college sweetheart, since 1993. We have two children: Darren (8/15/03) and Madeleine (2/9/09). Served in the Peace Corps in Latvia from 1994-96. Active marathoner and triathlete in the Washington, DC area. Come see our nation's capitol!
Updated: 3/23/09

Robert (Bobby) Grusecki, 3152 Cherry, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-963-3787
Occupation:  Retail Manager
After graduation, spent 3 years in the U.S.A.F. Attended the Univ. of Missouri for 2 years majoring in Business. Have two beautiful children, Braden 10/13/92, Brittni 01/02/96, & 1 on the way! I am very active in our local youth baseball league and would love to hear from ya'll!

Brian P. Guilbeau, 10106 Chiselhurst Way, Houston, TX 77065
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Outside sales with Horizon Foods of Houston
I married Michele Frederick (Class of '83) in 1992 and so far we have one son, Brennan James, born 6/13/96.

Mitchell T. Halbert, 4621 Graves, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-960-6614
Occupation:  Communications Tech. for SBC
Have two children: Cynthia Nichole (7/10/92) and Patricia Michelle (10/1/93). Married DeeAnna (Turner) PN-G '87 and gained a son Matthew
Dalton Nepveux (2/23/98).

Stefani Haynie Kubena, 1818 Gillingham Way Pasadena, TX 77504
e-mail address: or
Phone number:  281-991-9043
Occupation:  2nd grade teacher - Deer Park ISD
Moved to Houston in 1992. Met and married Jeff (from Pasadena) in 1996. We have 2 beautiful daughters-Aimee Louise (7/1/97) and Aryn Mae (9/18/01).

Anita Heath Bridges, 2105 Acorn Bend, Denton, TX 76210
e-mail address:
Phone 409-549-1529
Updated: 10/12/07

Christine Hebert Retherford, 1304 Luling Ave., Nederland, TX 77627
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-727-4480
Occupation:  Radiologic Technologist
I am married to Edward Retherford from Lumberton, TX. We have 4 kids between us: Jace, James, Kala, and Nathan.
Updated 8/6/09

Larissa Hicks Allen, Kingwood, TX
e-mail address:
Occupation: Executive Assistant
I am the Executive assistant to an investment advisor in Humble, TX. I am married to Ray Allen. I have 3 kids, Denise, 19, graduated from Lumberton High School in 2005.
Shelby,15,is a freshman at Kingwood Park High School and Kyle,9,is in the 4th grade at Deerbrook Elementary in Kingwood.
Updated: 10/24/06

Julie Hodges LaChance , 800 Baker Ave., Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-721-5108 or 409-679-1611
Occupation:  Accounting Supervisor for LaChance Insurance Agency, Nederland, TX , and full time wife and mom
Married to Gary LaChance of West Orange. We have a son, Lindsey Trahan, who is a senior at PNG (Grad. 5/06) and a 19 month old son, Logan LaChance. We own an Allstate Insurance Agency in Nederland and also two limousine companies, LaChance Xtreme Limos and Special Events Limousines.

Kurt Hollier, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Operator at Huntsman
Emergency Response Team for Huntsman and Drill Sergeant Army Reserves. Married Lynn Boudreaux (Class '85) 8 years. 3 children Tanner (8/11/92), Ashley (3/7/94), and Taylor (3/13/97)

Eric Hoeny, Friendswood, TX
e-mail address:
Occupation: KBR Sr. Procurement Systems
Updated: 7/19/06

Jay Humphrey, Houston, TX
e-mail address:
Two children: Brytni Nicole (4/12/87) and Braedon Nicholas (11/3/99)
Updated: 7/10/09

Johnny Hunt, 6454 Madison, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-963-2101
Occupation:  Welder
5 kids and 1 grandson.
Updated: 4/6/18

Michelle Hunter Parker, 2410 Friar Tuck, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-962-9215
Occupation: Mother of two
After graduating, I married Brad Parker in 1988. I worked doing income taxes and bookkeeping until my daughter was born in 1994. I had a son in 1999. I still live in Groves and look forward to my children going through the PN-G school system.

Aaron Jackson, 9001 Warbler Lane, Orange, TX 77630
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-735-3893
Occupation:  Electrician/telecommunications
I married Tonya Bembry ('86 Bridge City grad).  I have two daughers, Sydnee (11) and McKenzie (3).
Updated: 2/28/06

Steve Jacoby, 728 Royal, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-721-6186
Occupation:  Casework Supervisor for Jefferson County Juvenile Probation
Wife: LaDawn; Son: Ty 05/14/96

Jane Johnson Dabney, Houston, TX
e-mail: and
Occupation: Investment Banker at Morgan Stanley
Married to Stephen Dabney in 1997. We have two children- Ethan and Emma.
Updated: 8/25/10

John J. Johnson, 115 Tower Road, Ponchatoula, LA 70454
e-mail address: 
Home phone: 504-370-5528
Occupation: Minister of Music 
I am married to Leyette Barnes from Zachary LA. I have a 6 year old daughter - Kayla, and a one year old Son - Aaron. We are in the process of appointment to be career missionaries with the Southern Baptist Convention to Brazil. Please write or to hear from you!

Wendi Jones Taber, 4702 Lost Tree, San Antonio, TX 78244
e-mail address:
Occupation: Certified Public Accountant
Married to Rob Taber for 6 1/2 years.  Lived in Japan for 3 years while Rob was in the Military.  No children, but a 3-year old Collie named Bess.  Now living in San Antonio since December, 1997.  Work as a tax accountant for Gibbons, Vogel & Co.
Updated: 4/19/06

Toni Jugovatz Craw, 44 Raven Lane, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
e-mail address:,
Phone number: 949-716-3040
Occupation: Controller for Surfrider Foundation, a non-profit environmental organization
I graduated with a BBA in Accounting from Lamar University May 1991. I married Chris Craw, a pharmacist from Houston, and we moved to Orange County, CA in November 1997. We have two children, Chloe (9/2/01) and Chase (10/2/05).
Updated: 11/16/06

Anna King Ousley, 2631 Claire Dr., Orange, TX 77630
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-745-2968
Occupation:  Ultrasonographer
Married Brian in 1995.  We have two daughters, Paige Alyse, born 6/4/96, and Jade Noelle, born 6/4/97 (not a typo on the birthdates!) 

Shelly King Oxford, 1103 Eagles Way, Leander, TX 78641
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 512-259-8562
Occupation:  Secretary/office manager
I have the coolest little boy in the whole world, his name is Dillon, DOB 10/6/94. Got rid of the husband, wasn't worth the trouble. Bought a house in Leander, TX. Love it here!!! Hope to hear from some of yall.

Douglas N. Kutach
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  Philosophy professor
I am currently a professor at the University of Oklahoma, teaching philosophy of science and environmental ethics. I have recently started research for a book about time and physics.

John J. Landry, 1409 Heisler, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-722-8884

Tammy Lane Waller, 2510 Milam, Orange, TX
e-mail address:
I am married to Steven Waller. We have 4 kids, Joshua age 21, Kaitlyn age 13, Aidan age 6, and Emaleigh age 3
Updated: 5/28/08

Chad Lemoine, 2104 Eighth Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Occupation: Internal Auditor
Married: Shawn Hemphill (Vidor 1987), (Lamar 1991). Son: Landon (6-26-97). Daughter: Kerstyn (4-30-00)
Updated: 1/17/07

Bobby P. LeTulle, 113 East Cypress, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-727-3151
Occupation:  Operator for Bayer Corp.
I am single (never married), no children (although some of the woman I've went out with act like it), and have 1 dog. 

Jerry Lind, 7005 Westover Dr   Granbury  TX,  76049
e-mail address:
Phone number: 817-579-5968
Occupation: Chief Deputy / Hood County Sheriff's Office
Married Chis Johnson (1988 Graduate) in May of 1990. Happily married 15 yrs with two children Brooklynn (1991) and Bradley (1993). Moved from Groves after accepting Patrol Captain position at the Hood County Sheriff's Office. Promoted to Chief Deputy October 2005. Currently 15 yrs in Law Enforcement. Hoping to hear from all my friends at future reunions.

Susan Lynch Bryant, Houston, TX 77040
e-mail address:
Phone number: 713-465-9471
Occupation: Software Support
I moved to Houston from Colorado in 1996 (I think) and have been having fun ever since!  Visitors are always welcome, so give me a call if you are in the neighborhood. 

Lori Lyons Hemler
e-mail address:,
Phone number: 409-549-2658 
I have been married for almost 11 years to my husband,  Robert, and we have 6 children between us ranging in ages 21 down to 4.  Still leaving in Groves and am looking forward to seeing everyone at our reunion.
Updated: 2/6/06

Carol Mallet Hebert, 2729 Marilyn Lane, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  Human Resources Manager
I married Mike Hebert (Class of '82) and we have 3 children:  daughter Jordan (05/29/92) and two sons Dillon (10/21/94) and Jeremy (01/04/00).  I graduated from Lamar with a BBA in Human Resource Management and Mike is a police officer with the Port Arthur Police Department.

Updated: 7/25/06

Dalena A. McGee, Beaumont, TX
e-mail address:
I got married after graduating and moved to Austin, Texas with my now former husband. I am currently single and have three beautiful fur kids I rescued: Iyara, Chance and Tru; miniature pinschers ( I was rear-ended in a wreck 2007 which caused a lot of injuries including memory loss and a lot of medical expenses. I had to move back home and I am working part-time in retail while I recover. I have returned to my genealogy volunteering looking up obituaries. Currently I am transcribing Memory Gardens of Nederland and taking pictures of each grave site for

Updated: 1/15/09

Jane Ann Moler Miller, Stamford, Connecticut
email address:
Occupation: Stay-at-home mom
I graduated from Lamar with a BBA in Accounting in 1991. Married Jeff Miller (WO-S, class of 1987) in 1993. We have two children: daughter Jordan (10/98) and son Billy (05/02). We recently relocated to Connecticut from Texas. My husband works in Manhattan. We live about 45 minutes from NYC.

Margaret Deanna Monette Dennis
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-457-7796
Divorced, no children, living in Arizona.
Updated: 11/9/09

David L. Moore, 5710 Capello, Houston, TX 77035
e-mail address:
Occupation: MIS Manager, Reliant Park, Houston Texas
Updated: 1/14/07

Sheri Moore Sheppard, 5400 Westchester Lane, Lumberton, TX 77657
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-719-8407
Occupation:  Worked at St. Mary Hosp. in PA, TX, for 17 yrs., then transferred to CHRISTUS Hosp. St. Elizabeth in Beaumont, in 2008, and have been there since. Coming up on 20 years with CHRISTUS.
Married to James A. Sheppard from Buna, TX, class of 1985. I have one son, Colin, who is 11, and will go into 6th grade this fall, 2011. I also have stepchildren: Chris, 17, and Hannah, 13. James and I have been married 4 years, and have also lived in Lumberton for 4 years.
Updated: 7/15/11

Jody Morrell, 3829 Shadow Bend Lane, Port Arthur, TX 77642
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-727-6583
Occupation: Draftsman
Updated: 9/4/07

Wanna Morris Osborne, 3016 Tipps Drive, Nederland, TX 77627
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-724-1453
Married to Michael Osborne (Class of '83). Two children: Jacob (10/11/90) and Katie (6/24/93). 

Mitchell E. Murdock, 5139 Foster Ave., Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-962-2285
Occupation:  Project Engineer/Operations Support
 Married Mary Losack (PNG Class of 1987) in May 1990. We have 3 wonderful little Indians: Micah Edward (9-29-93), Avery Paul (9-3-96) and Zachary Thomas (5-15-99)

Milaka Myers Falk, 6807 Breezy Pass, Austin, TX 78749
e-mail address:
Graduated from UT with RTF degree in '92. Married Gordon Falk 1996. Performed professionally (singing and acting) in and around Austin 1992 - 1999. Put performing on hold in 1999 to start a family! Gave birth to our first child, Lisette Janelle Falk, on April 18, 2000 and added a son, Asher Leland on June 2, 2003. Love being a mom!!!!! I am currently writing and performing sporadically for a comedy troupe called Funny Bizness ( and doing costuming and management for kidsActing ( in Austin.

Dana Newman Bartlett, 3313 Omaha Ave.; Nederland, Tx. 77627
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-722-1059
Occupation: Assistant Residence Director 
I was married for 17 years and got divorced. I married Bart Bartlett (Nederland HS '88) on 3/3/07. I have a wonderful daughter, Kayla, who was born 9/2/92. I am employed at Rose House Assisted Living in Port Arthur.
Updated: 4/12/07

Robert Nobles, 510 Gist, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: ixoyerob@yahoo .com 
Phone number: 409-724-2610
Occupation:  Teacher/Coach
I am currently employed with the PNG school district at Port Neches Middle School. After brief coaching stops in Shepherd and in Spring, I am back home where I want to be. I am still married to Kimberly Denzlinger ('92) and we have 3 kids. Marcus (9-17-97), Jaxon (3-9-00), Robyn (4-22-02).

Joseph A. (Joe) Oliver
e-mail address:
Occupation: Mechanical Design Engineer - Lockheed Martin Space Operations, Houston.
Earned Lamar Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1991. Worked in East Texas until 1996, then moved to DFW area. Moved to Houston in 2003 for job opportunity. Married Leanna Brown (PN-G 1990) in 1993. We have one son Bradley Neal (7/21/99). Interests: playing guitars, motorcycles, running, camping, space program history.

Manual R. Orta, Nederland, TX 77627
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-729-7306
Occupation:  Sales Manager Eastern Region
After graduation, I served seven years in the US Navy.  In 1994 I married Rondell Gussman and currently live in Nederland.  I work for an Industrial service company as the outside sales manager.  We have two sons:  Justin 4/4/89, Jacob 8/29/90, and a daughter, Jordan 10/29/97.  Would like to hear from you.

Robert Peltier
I married a beautiful woman named Stephine Duhon and had a wonderful little boy named (little) Rob.

Angela Plagman Robinson, 2510 Saba Lane, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Phone number:  409-724-1333
Occupation:  Teacher at Groves Elementary
I have one son, Tyler, who was born on 3/30/94. 

Dana Poss Donovan
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 713-280-2400
Occupation:  Advertising dir.
Moved to Houston in 1988, married Troy Donovan in 1998, had twin girls in 2000 (Erin and Ryan). Moving to St. Louis for work.

Lisa Provost Reel, PO Box 154, Petersburg, WV 26847
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 304-749-8623
Occupation:  Program Manager
MS in Adult and Technical Education from Marshall University, BS in Business from Wayland Baptist University, AAS in Instructor Technology and AAS in Health Care Sciences from Community College of the Air Force. I am the Program Manager for Assessment of Prior Learning at Eastern West Virginia Community & Technical College located in Moorefield, WV. Married to Wayne Reel of Petersburg, WV. He is a Vocational Rehab Consultant. He had three children previously and I had one, then we had one together. Things are great!

Gary Ratcliff, 661 Mildred Mnr, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-724-2574
Occupation: Plastic & Rubber Broker
Spent 10 years in the Airforce, married Dawn (Bridge City '90) we live in Port Neches, moved into our new house Dec 07. We have 3 children (Taylor 13, Greason 7, McKenna 5) and Monty our Shih-tzu and Bronson our Boxer .
Updated: 11/3/09

Drek G. Reese, 2430 Little John, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Occupation: Teacher at Lamar University-Port Arthur in the Computer Information Systems field.

Debby Rice Durney, (deceased 1-8-13)
Updated: 7/10/13

Donna Richardson Powers, P.O. Box 70107, Fort Bragg, NC 28307-0107
Occupation:  Linguistics Specialist
Married to Adam Powers

Raymond G. Riddell, P.O. Box 17175, Sugar Land, TX 77496
e-mail address:
Phone number: 281-565-8877
Occupation: Financial Analyst
I live in Sugar Land, TX with my wife Lisa and 4 children (Ashley, Megan, Austin, and Jordan).
Updated: 10/10/07

Kimberly Rogers Johnson, PO Box 939, Huntsville, TX
e-mail address:
Occupation: Administrative Associate I at Sam Houston State University
I have two wonderful sons who are both in the US Navy: Jacob (1/18/91) and Jordan (9/5/96 who was born on my 29th birthday). I am a SINGLE woman. My sons are my life and inspiration!! If you are ever in the Huntsville area give me a shout. Hope to hear from ya’ll soon!!!!!
Updated: 7/24/15

Shawn M. Root, Webster, TX
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Working with Raytheon as a Software Engineer.
Married to Alicia Perino in 1988.  Two children:  Daniel 7/29/89 and Julianna 11/24/94.

Nancy Ross Moore, League City, TX
Occupation: Accountant
Updated: 9/11/06

Amy Ruddy Westbrook, 3155 Canterbury Ln., Port Neches, TX 77651
Phone number:  409-729-8159
Occupation:  Stay at home mom
Married Greg in 1991.  Two children:  Derek (3/22/93) and Blake (2/21/96)  
Married Greg (class of '84) and graduated from UTMB Galveston (physical therapy degree) in August of '91. We have two children-Derek(03/22/93) and Blake(02/21/96). We lived in Corpus Christi for 6 yrs. and Delaware for 2. It feels great to be Texans again and to be raising little Indians!

Carolyn E. Schaff, Spring, TX
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Regional RF Engineering Manager for Sprint

Brandin K. Shaw, 8025 Gladys, Beaumont, TX 77706
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-860-1625
Occupation: Program Director and host of "The Breakfast Club" morning show on KQXY 94.1

Jodi Shearer Simon, Baker Avenue, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address: email
Occupation: I am a psychotherapist and we own Simon Counseling and Consultation.
Happily married to Michael Simon class of '87. We have two precious children, Peyton Hope 5-97 and Camden Joseph 3-07.
Updated: 1/31/08

Tonya S. Sheffield, P.O. Box 344, Warren, TX 77664
e-mail address: 
Phone number:  409-547-3597
Occupation:  Juvenile Probation Officer 
Would love to hear from you

Jeff L. Simmons
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Network Engineer

Clifton B. Simoneaux, 115 Mystic Drive, Lumberton, TX 77657
e-mail address: or
Phone number: 409-751-6746
Specialty Imaging Services Coordinator / CT Technologist- CHRISTUS Hospital-St. Mary in Port Arthur.
Married to Elizabeth (Sirianni) from Beaumont, West Brook (class of '87). I have one son, Timothy (1993) PN-G Class of 2011. I served on the Groves
City council from November 1999 to 2005. Recently re-married and I am now an Indian living in “Raderland”.

Rachel Slott Dubois, 621 Mildred Manor, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-724-2564
Occupation:Mom/College Instructor

Married to Rob since 1991.  Two children Elizabeth (3-10-95) and John (9-25-97).  Moved back to Texas in June 2005 after living in Miami, Boston and Washington D.C.  Teaching Public Speaking and Communication Courses at Lamar University.  Rob is a Commander in the Coast Guard.  It's great to be back home!

Donna Smith Miles, 513 Gist Dr. Port Neches TX 77651
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409 724-0588
Occupation: Retired Custodian from Taft Elem. School
One daughter, Melissa Nichole Miles, 22 years old born on 03/15/84.
Updated: 5/25/06

John Solis, Houston, 711 William #306, Houston, TX 77002
e-mail address:
Phone number:  713-228-8233
Occupation:  Pharmaceutical Sales
I am currently working for Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals as a Neurology Specialist working west Houston.  I am living single in the downtown area and find myself very active in the community. 

Beth Spencer Geesing, Route 6 Box 4124, Bullard, TX 75757
e-mail address:
Phone number:  903-894-8321
Occupation:  Registered Massage Therapist/make my own hours around my family.
I married Russell (from Houston) in April of 1988.  We have two daughters, Jessica Anne 4/2/90 and Sarah Jane 11/17/93.

Michelle Spooner-DuBois Pellegrin, 502 Fairview Pkwy, Lafayette, LA
e-mail address:
Phone number: 337-254-1513
Occupation: SAHM
Moved to Louisiana after graduation in 1986. Married my first husband in July of 1990 who was in the Louisiana Army National Guard. Moved all over the state of Louisiana with him and had 3 beautiful children. I divorced him in 2000. Remarried to biker Rooster Pellegrin of Houma, Oct of 2000. We now have 2 beautiful children that makes 5 total. I divorced him in 2005. Christopher-17, is now in the Military; Jessica-16, Erin-14, John-8, and Harley-7. My life revolves around my children, My interests are tattoo's, BBQing, scrapbooking, and crocheting. If your going to be in my area, e-mail, me.
Updated: 3/18/10

Linda Sprinkle Concienne, 404 Hanover Court, Georgetown, TX 78628
e-mail address:
Phone number: 512-869-0994
Occupation:  Asst. Teacher for Georgetown ISD
Married in 1992 to Rodney, a former Bulldog. We've been in Georgetown now for eight years and can call it home. We have two beautiful girls Lauren Nichole 2/17/94 & Logan Christine 8/1/96. They both love Soccer & gymnastics.

Lisa Stephens Sedtal, 2303 N. 27th St., Nederland, TX 77627
e-mail address:
Occupation: Programmer/Analyst at Lamar
University since 2001
I married Chris Sedtal in June, 2001. We have one son, Steven, born June 4, 2004

Updated: 6/27/18

Amy Sterling Rainwater, 751 Stonewall Jackson, Conroe, TX 77302
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  Legal Assistant
I married Chad Rainwater (from Lubbock) in 1996. We have two wonderful children. My daughter, Kendall, turned 5 in January and my son, Ridge, turned 3 in February. Although I live in Conroe, I am currently working at a law firm in Houston. I hope everyone is doing well.

Adam G. Stewart, Oxford, UK
e-mail address:
Occupation: Technical Consultant/Network Admin
Married Tara Murtagh in Summer 2000. Beautiful wedding in an old English church. After 14 years in the desert (Phoenix, AZ.), I decided to give up the heat and move to England with my wife to be closer to her family. Both of us are currently working in Oxford and enjoying our new life in the UK.

Richard S. Stewart, 212 Rose Street, Bridge City, TX 77611
e-mail address: 
Occupation:  Process Operator @ Motiva Ent.
I have been married 12 years to Lisa, we have 3 children. Logan-8/13/88, Allison-3/8/91, and Beau-4/10/2000. Lisa is a teacher for B.C.I.S.D.e-mail me @ . We look forward to hearing from everybody.C/ya!

Angela Straface Spingola, 2214 Watercrest Drive, Keller, TX 76248
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Emergency Physician
I married Dean Spingola, MD in 9/97 and I finally succeeded in dragging this yankee boy home to Texas. We just built our first house in a Dallas suburb and are enjoying making our house into a "home". No kids yet, still both building our careers in medicine. Looking forward to the 15th class reunion! 

Jill Swearingen Chatelain, 7820 Barryknoll, Port Arthur, TX 77642
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 409-835-6000
Occupation:  Attorney
I married Edward Chatelain 9/16/95 (He is Kimmi Chatelain Hoffpauir's cousin and Kimmi is responsible for getting us together). We have one child, Thomas Coe, born 2/2/2000. Jane and I are both attorneys with Provost Umphrey and love our work.

Darren L. Terrell, 5145 Woodland Circle, Orange, TX 77630
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-735-6224
Occupation:  Police Officer
Married to Stacey Rutledge (Vidor '90). We have two children, Maura (6-16-97) and Ky (1-25-01). Patrol Sergeant with the City of Groves Police Department since 1995.
Updated: 2/16/07

Vicky M. Theriot, 4801 Foster, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Occupation:  Pharmacy Tech/EMT
I work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons in Beaumont.  I also work part-time for AMR as an EMT.  Still single, no children, but have a wonderful man in my life who spoils me.  Life is good!

Lori Thibodeaux Gizzi, Groves, TX 77619
e-mail address:
Not married -Have three beautiful children. Tyler 9-23-90--Collin 9-8-92 & Kalli 10-25-95 Occupation:  Work for a court reporting firm in Bmt and run my kids all over!!!   :)
Updated: 4/28/06

Donald L. Touchet, 917 Twin Bridges Rd., Alexandria, LA 71303
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 318-767-0775
Occupation:  Chef

Christie Trahan Gaspard, 255 Windsor Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70605 
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 337-474-6037
Occupation: Homemaker
Husband-Sean Gaspard/Lyondell Chem., son-Sean 07-03-90
daughter-Courtney 04-27-93

Bobby VanVeckhoven, Burkeville, TX 75932
Phone number: 409-565-4539
Occupation: Electrician
Attended Lamar's Electrical tech and Instrumentation. Working on master license to start my own business. Married Staci Winfree 
Have three children: Jessica 7\89 Brittany 4\91 Cameron 5\95 

Kim Veal Gontarek, 4845 80th Street, Port Arthur, TX 77642
e-mail address: C52KLG@OAG.STATE.TX.US 
Occupation:  Paralegal-court liaison for the office of the Attorney General
Married Joel Gontarek 2/89.
I  have one son Justin David Gontarek, born 9/30/94; and a daughter, Keeli Ann Gontarek born 12/19/2000.

Kevin Vincent, 2802 Eagle Creek Dr., Kingwood, TX 77345
Married to wife, Kim, two sons, Drew and John

Nikki Voight Piekenbrock, Flower Mound, TX
e-mail address:
Phone number:  972-691-1646
Occupation:  Intown Properties
I am married to Steve Piekenbrock (he's from Dallas & we just hit 5 years!) We have two sons, Stephen Jacob (Jake)- 3/4/99 and Brendan, born 7/24/01. We just built & moved into our new home in the Dallas suburb area. Lived in New York & Las Vegas for a period of 3 years. There is no place like Texas!! I hope to see you at the 15 yr since I did not make it to the 10 yr (in New York!).

Michelle Werner Burnaman
e-mail address:

Michael Whitney, 910 LLano St, Port Neches, TX 77651
e-mail address:
Phone number: 409-722-2454
Occupation: Project Manager, USAF
Married Coyth Lynelle Pellerin, (Class of '91) We have 2 daughters Coyth Michaela 1995, Alex Raylee 1998. I spend my spare time traveling with my family & at car shows with my 1959 Dodge Coronet Custom. Since 2001, I've completed three tours in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in Iraq, Kuwait, Qatar & Saudi Arabia. During my 22+ years in the Air Force I have been to Germany, France, Great Britain, Portugal, Luxembourg, Belgium, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Austria, Lichtenstein, Switzerland, Egypt, Turkey, Ireland, Greece, Iraq, Qatar, Saudi Arabia...
Updated: 8/6/09

Barbara Windle Nichols, 2613 11th Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
Occupation:  Nail Technician at Intrigue in Port Neches
I have four wonderful children; Darrell Nichols (1/15/88); Erica Nichols (10/20/90); Macie Nichols (6/18/93); and Danielle Nichols (12/30/94).

Monica Yoast Hernandez, 911 Azalea Cts., LaMarque, TX 77568
e-mail address:
Phone number: 281-256-2482
Occupation:  Office Administrator
Children are AJ (4/18/89), Alaina (12/13/90) and Alicen "Ally" (7/27/92).

Kari Yonker White, 238 Hazelcrest, The Woodlands, TX 77382
e-mail address: 
Phone number: 281-296-9075
Occupation:  Benefits Consultant
After graduating from A&M, I married Michael White (Class of '86) and started teaching here in the Houston area (we've lived in the Houston area for ten years). After teaching for six years, I left the profession and started working at Hewitt Associates in The Woodlands (Michael works there also). Our "children" are all of the four legged kind-Austin and Ellie (dogs) and Chloe (kitten).