Class of 1953


Partick Eli Parker, President
Mildred Naomi Deen, Vice President
Sandra Lee McNab, Secretary
Mary Elizabeth Berry, Treasurer
Vandy Jackson Murray, Historian

Tourjes Pret (Always Ready)

White Rose

Green and White

Graduated with this Class:

Kathryn Lorraine Anderson
(nee: Haines)
(25 Sep 1934-26 Jan 2001)

Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Berry
(12 Feb 1935-

Clarice Jean Babbitt
(nee: Burkholder)

(18 Apr 1935-

Charles Wesley Carson
(19 May 1935-09 Apr 1990)

Nancy Carol Chambers
(18 Nov 1934-

Thomas Jackson Clark

Mildred Naomi Deen
(03 Jan 1934-21 Mar 1991)

Edward Willard Eatman, Jr.
(22 Feb 1935-

Maxine Marie Fetterley
(06 May 1936-

Harvey Clinton Gresham
(10 Nov 1935-

Sam Frank Hurley
(11 Jun 1934-

Phyllis Ann (Sally) Johnson
(21 Mar 1934-

George Martin (Buck) McCort
(05 Sep 1934-25 Mar 1968)

Robert Lee (Bobby) McCraney
(02 Nov 1935-11 Oct 1994)

Sandra Lee (Sandy) McNab
(29 Oct 1935-

Vandy Jackson (Van) Murray
(20 Jun 1935-

Patrick Eli (Pat) Parker
(08 Aug 1934-28 Dec 1974)

John Mondelli Rodgers
(05 Oct 1935-

John Isom (JI) Sheffield
(29 May 1935-13 Apr 1972)

Barbara Ann Slovak
(16 Nov 1936-

Jeanette Rife (Janet) Trad

Others with this Class:

Norma Jean Bailey
Lou Ann Botsford
Wanda E. Branham, (27 Mar 1934-
Charles F. Brooks
Don Churchill
Elsie Durham
Jeannette Dupont
Nadine W. Fillinger, (27 May 1933-27 Apr 2006)
Johnny Godwin
Cecil Hays
J. B. Howell
Raymond Jaszczak, (04 Apr 1935-
Jane Lescheck
Joan McGee
Eugene C. (Gene) Nipper, (05 Sep 1933-
Barbara O’Neal
Marie Tucker


Walter S. Morris, Principal
Betty Miller, Secretary


Dorothy Alexander, 2nd Grade
Lucille R. Anderson, Librarian and English
Oscar L. Baldwin, Vocational Agriculture
Floyd N. Berry, Science and Mathematics
Mary B. Broadaway, Home Economics and Biology
Margaret B. Chaffee, Typing
Hazel H. Holland, 1st Grade
Jack Holt, Director of Music
Willard T. Knight, Dean of Students
Ray L. Mercer, Commercial Subjects
Laura S. Morris, 5th Grade and PE
Emma H. Murray, 6th Grade
Sigsbee C. Prince, Social Studies
Frances Ellen Scruggs, 1st Grade
Patricia Y. Stone, English, Art and PE
Frances F. Wadsworth, 4th Grade
Elvira E. Wooten, 3rd Grade


Ella Mae Taylor
Norma Turner, Director
Babe Irwin


Eugenia Allen
Travis Chambers, Director
Thelma Dupont
Eva Botterbusch
John Botterbush
Sally Strickland


SOURCES: Bunnell High School, 1917-1967 by Mary Ketus Deen Holland, 1992; Florida Death Index; Social Security Death Index; Bunnell High School Annual - (Flagler Hi-Lites) 1950, 1951, (Pinea) 1952, 1953; The Flagler Tribune, Bunnell, FL, 28 Mar 1968, 20 Apr 1972, 09 Jan 1975; The Flagler/Palm Coast News-Tribune, Palm Coast, FL, 03 May 2006.

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