SDHS 50 REUNION
South Decatur High School’s class of 1969 gathered this summer for a 50th reunion celebration and dinner. This was the first class to graduate from SDHS following the consolidation of smaller county schools in the area. A total of 75 persons attended including 45 classmates and three former teachers. Pictured are (front row) Denise Reasoner Bates, Melody Parker Hefner, Alice Faye Hayes Ballard, Linda Glasson Beck, David Dale, Marjory Schwering Reitman, Kathleen Schoettmer Berkemier, Carol Creech McCullough, Susan Tower McLaughlin, Ruth Schoettmer Atchley, Miriam Tichenor SurVance, Melanie Cruser Fuhrman; (second row) Terry Hitchel, Roberta Larison Kroger, Becky Gault Croll, Sarah Eddelman Hunton, Mary Jane Schoettmer Roberts, Linda Schwering, Jim Busse, Roger Nugent, Mike Vanderbur, Kenny Fry, Royce McCullough, Jon Louden, Barbara Ball Campbell, Danny Smith; (third row) Bevery Coomer Bryant, Daryl Maddux, Bob Kroger, Charles Manlief, Diane Fry Simmonds, Steve Fulton, Judy Thompson Ownes, Ricky Snyder, Roy Kiefer, Mike Fortner, Bruce Dailey, Max Israel, Paul Weston, Larry Gault, Dudley Tetrick, Ken Bass, Dale Bates, Kathy Davis Garrett, Phyllis Duennes Collins.