Classmates in Goodwin Hall
|For the Outside visitors to these pages, Goodwin Hall
used to be the dormitory
housing Joiner Hall students in grades 1 through 5, whereas Rankin Hall
both as a dormitory and classroom facility for pre-school and kindergarten
And for those who came in late, click on the small pictures to see the
Two new pictures added - October 1, 2011
Scroll down to the "NEW" buttons
or you can click 1960 or
aka The Goodwin Hall Kids
May '59: Left to right is Richard Glover, Jimmy Gibbs, Buster Bowman, and
Melvin Murray. In the background is Mrs. Bridgers.
Picture courtesy of Richard
Richard Glover's Mosaic: Second Grade/Joiner Hall 1959-
1960: Teacher Betty Lou Mitchel, RichardGlover,Tonya
Gilmore, Lewis Suggs, Anne Potter, Brenda Davis Proctor,
Janet Misenimier, Linda Gillespie, Louise Isenhour Luther,
and Jimmy Gibbs.
October 1, 2011 - 2nd grade teacher standing is Betty Lou Mitchell in
Left to right: Anne Potter, Janet Misenhiemer, Tonda Gilmore,
Brenda Davis, Jimmy Gibbs, Lewis Suggs, Dickie Glover,
Louise Isenhour Luther, Linda Gillspie, and Dickie's sister
Cindy. Richard said "This picture was taken by my mother
when my parents and Cindy (sister) brought me back to school on a Monday
Monday after staying for the weekend at the Mimosa Motel in Morganton.
Mrs. C. Walker, 3rd Grade '60-'61 - This picture was taken by Richard
Glover's father before taking
Richard home for the weekend which is why Richard's sister is also in this
picture. First row: Lewis Suggs, Linda Gillespie, and Richard's sister. Second
row: Richard Glover, Anne Potter, and Louise Isenhour Luther. Mrs.
Brenda Davis Proctor, Brian Brizendine, and Jimmy Gibbs.
These two pictures were from Randy, April, 1962.
Picture on the left taken by Randy: First row left to right: Fred Ballew
('69), Johnny Kellum, boy
behind Johnny Kellum is unknown, Tommy Donnelly ('67), and unknown. Second
row: Wayne Snow
('71) is leaning over Fred Ballew, 3 guys behind Wayne Snow are unknown. Mr.
Massey and two
unknowns. Third row or top row: John Thomas ('72), 2 unknowns, Donnie McLamb
(his hands are
over Mr. Massey's head), Dee Clanton ('69) and Gary Duncan ('71).
Picture on the right taken by Jimmy Massey: First row left
to right: Fred Ballew his head turned to
his left, Elwyn Leatherman ('69), Val Lowery, unknown, Tommy Donnelly, Dennis
Miller. Second row:
behind Fred Ballew is unknown, boy making face is unknown, Wayne Herron,
unknown, Tommy May,
and Randy is behind Dennis Miller. 3rd row: Johnny Kellum, John Thomas
('72), Donnie McLamb, Dee
Clanton, unknown, and Gary Duncan
Posted October 1, 2011
1962 4th grade
Mrs. Mrs. Carolyn Arney (Bill Simpson's sister), Louise, Linda, Anne, Lewis,
Dickie, Steve, and Brian. Mosaic was created by Richard's mother.
Lee McDaniel kneeling, Gary Hunnings. Second Row: John Smith, Steve
Lancaster, Lewis Suggs, unknown student, Elton Burris, and Berry Hamrick.
Picture courtesy of "Chevy1949".
Leon Barnwell, Lee McDaniel, student in plaid shirt is
unknown. Second Row: Berry Hamrick, Robert Warren,
Jimmy Gibbs, Elton Burris, Gene Oxendine, Owen Nelson,
and student holding object is unknown. Student obscured
behind Gene Oxendine is unknown, and John Smith.
Picture courtesy of "Chevy1949".
Clockwise from left: Steve Warren, Gary Hunnings, Lee McDaniel, Jimmy
Lewis Suggs, Jesse Holbrook, Ray Hutcher, Miss. Emmie Lou Mace and John
Smith. Photo taken by Richard Glover, sent by Gary Hunnings. Thanks to
Parrish for providing Jesse's last name.
5th Grade. First row: Steve Morrison, Linda
Gillespie, and Louise Isenhour Luther. Second row: Lewis
Suggs, Brian Brizendine, Jimmy Gibbs, Steve Warren and
Brenda Davis Proctor. Behind Steve is Teacher Mrs. Arney.
Originally listed as 4th grade, now relisted to 5th based on
a new list matching the school years to the grades
Picture courtesy of
(originally posted January 05, 2009)
This "rediscovered" picture was found during our semi-annual website
maintenance...actually the picture itself was found behind one of our
scanners. 01/12/09 - We now know that Richard Glover owns this
(Additional details below).
The second mystery is where was this picture taken? Although the
date on the picture is November 1962, this looks like the Classmates
are at a teacher's house during a spring outing...grass looks freshly
cut and the kids are wearing shorts. Back in those days as John mentioned
in the Extracurricular Activities
page "for younger kids, or when we were
school, we had our June picnic at the teachers home".
First row, l to r: Lewis Suggs, next two are unknowns (maybe Jim Gibbs
Brizendine?), Steve Warren, and Richard Glover.
Second row: Anne Potter, Louise Isenhour, unknown and Linda Gillespie.
And of course Brenda Davis, standing. A
behind Brenda and
Linda shows someone sitting in a lounge chair, thus the thinking that
this picture was taken at a
A true southern tradition can also be
observed in this picture...
white painted tree trunks.
Richard also said that the photo was taken at Mrs. Arney's home
and it was a birthday party for Brian (May 7th) and for Richard (May 8th).
Lewis Suggs and Steve Warren are Jimmy Gibbs and Brian Brizendine.
The person between Louise Isenhour and Linda Gillespie was Morris Hawkins.
was a very good hard of hearing student and eventually left to go to public
I want to thank Richard's buddy, Scott Swicegood ('78), for bringing the
to Richard's attention. In addition, I want to thank Janet Misenheimer
for also verifying the unknown student as Morris Hawkins.
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