As part of annual Homecoming activities, Hinds Community College on Oct. 17 hosted the 50 + luncheon for graduates 50 years ago and from prior years.
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Sarah Tullos Allen (1948) of Raymond was the lone representative for the 1940s classes.
Graduates from the 1950s who attended were, from left, Douglas Moore (1954) of Jackson, Liles Williams (1955) of Raymond, Betty Taylor Cox (1957) of Bolton, Velma Ruth Hand Marvin (1959) of Fleming Island, Fla., David Barton (1959) of Raymond, Ron Melancon (1959) of Poplarville, Robert Seawright (1958) of Madison, Oliver Shearer (1950) of Raymond, Mark Chaney (1950) of Vicksburg, Martha Ferguson (1956) of Raymond and Ray Boyd (1953) of Bolton.
Graduates of the 1960s classes were, from left, Charles Brasfeild (1967) of Madison, Dr. Lynn Weathersby (1966) of Florence, Warrene Hand Holliday (1962) of Terry, Rep. Tom Weathersby (1965) of Florence, Alice Shuff Connelly (1963) of Raymond, Mary Bess Beard Boyd (1960) of Bolton, Louise Flanagan (1960) of Raymond and Bill Ferguson (1960) of Learned.
Representing the Class of 1968 were, from left, Curtis Kynerd of Raymond, Martha Womack Lightsey of Brookhaven and Larry Rimes of Florence.